The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Legal
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 - 16
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Legal 4 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 3.03% - 7.69%
As % of the General category 4.04% - 11.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 4
Median daily rate £575 - £613
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 - £480
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 - £833
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £390
% change year-on-year +3.22% -0.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.50 £39.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -70.51% +95.00%  

Legal is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 99 88 77
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 75.00% 72.73% 65.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 74 49
Median daily rate £566 £493 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.97% -1.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £701 £660
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.87% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £29.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.90% +24.00%  

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf citing Legal as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Legal in Canary Wharf

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Legal in Canary Wharf.

Contractor daily rate trend for Legal in Canary Wharf

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Legal in Canary Wharf over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Legal in Canary Wharf

Legal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal in Canary Wharf.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Legal in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Legal also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Legal.

1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
3 3 (42.86%) EMIR
3 3 (42.86%) Dodd-Frank
3 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
3 3 (42.86%) Investment Banking
3 3 (42.86%) Spring
3 3 (42.86%) Gradle
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) DB2
3 3 (42.86%) XML
3 3 (42.86%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) JSON
3 3 (42.86%) MiFID
3 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Perforce
4 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (28.57%) Refactoring
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) SOAP
4 2 (28.57%) Ant
4 2 (28.57%) B2B
4 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 2 (28.57%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 2 (28.57%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (28.57%) OTC Derivatives

Legal
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Eloqua
1 1 (14.29%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) MPLS
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 3 (42.86%) DB2
3 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Gradle
1 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) Ant
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) Hudson
2 2 (28.57%) Maven
3 1 (14.29%) Concordion
3 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 1 (14.29%) FitNesse
3 1 (14.29%) JBehave
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 3 (42.86%) Investment Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Publishing
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Core Java Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Investment Banking Java Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Unix Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) DB2 Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Payments Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) JSON
1 3 (42.86%) Spring
1 3 (42.86%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) Protocol Buffers
2 2 (28.57%) SOAP
3 1 (14.29%) Guice
3 1 (14.29%) Lambda Expressions
3 1 (14.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Derivative
1 2 (28.57%) OTC Derivatives
2 1 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) OO
1 3 (42.86%) Scrum
1 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 2 (28.57%) B2B
2 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (28.57%) Refactoring
3 1 (14.29%) Campaign Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Campaign Management
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Contract Management
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Programming
3 1 (14.29%) IT Asset Management
3 1 (14.29%) Mathematical Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (14.29%) Microservices
3 1 (14.29%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) BC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) Dodd-Frank
1 3 (42.86%) EMIR
1 3 (42.86%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 1 (14.29%) vCloud
1 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Perforce
2 1 (14.29%) Apteco
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) PayPal
2 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow
2 1 (14.29%) Snow
2 1 (14.29%) VMware