The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in contract job vacancies advertised in Chester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 27 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Legal
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 20 30 30
Rank change year-on-year +10 0  
Contract jobs citing Legal 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 1.92% 0.66% 0.52%
As % of the General category 3.85% 1.14% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £538 - -
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 Chester with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Chester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 52 88 99
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 50.00% 58.28% 51.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 56 59
Median daily rate £406 £360 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.84% -7.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £250 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 22
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.57% -  
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 Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester 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 Chester

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Legal in Chester

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Legal in Chester over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Legal in Chester

Legal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Legal in Chester

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Top 14 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 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 Chester region with a requirement for Legal.

1 1 (50.00%) MS Project
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Critical Success Factor

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Project
General
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Strategy Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Critical Success Factor
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification