Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 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
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 37 39
Rank change year-on-year +15 +2 -5
Contract jobs citing Legal 8 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 3.76% 1.35% 0.97%
As % of the General category 6.50% 2.96% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 3
Chester median daily rate £350 £458 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.50% +40.77% -
10th Percentile £289 £255 £288
90th Percentile £394 £583 £378
Cheshire median daily rate £383 £329 £463
% change year-on-year +16.35% -28.92% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Chester median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - - £33.00

Legal is in the General Skills category. The following 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.

All General Skills
Chester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 123 135 136
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 57.75% 45.61% 44.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 108 87
Chester median daily rate £375 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% -5.56% +16.13%
10th Percentile £270 £230 £313
90th Percentile £518 £538 £564
Cheshire median daily rate £410 £402 £425
% change year-on-year +2.12% -5.53% +7.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 21
Chester median hourly rate £13.00 £13.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.45% -21.43% -37.50%
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year -3.57% -37.08% +17.11%

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing Legal as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for Legal in Chester

Legal
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

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Legal in Chester over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Legal in Chester

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (37.50%) BT
2 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Office 365
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (25.00%) Retail Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Back Office
3 2 (25.00%) Credit Risk
3 2 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) Identity Management
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) Symantec
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Local Government
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Banking
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
4 1 (12.50%) JSON
4 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007

Legal
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DKIM
1 1 (12.50%) DMARC
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Back Office
2 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) Retail Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Local Government
3 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Commercial Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Strategy Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Data Insight Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Migration Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Insight Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Insight Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Office 365 Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Report Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) jQuery
1 1 (12.50%) JSON
1 1 (12.50%) React
1 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Identity Management
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) BT
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Symantec