Period
to 22 June 2018

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 22 June 2018 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
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 30 52
Rank change year-on-year -4 +22 -6
Contract jobs citing Legal 2 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 0.85% 2.11% 0.54%
As % of the General category 2.08% 4.35% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
Chester median daily rate £413 £300 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.50% -47.83% -
10th Percentile £401 £237 £538
90th Percentile £434 £563 £613
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £300 £425
% change year-on-year +33.33% -29.41% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Chester median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - - £50.00

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 96 115 200
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 40.85% 48.52% 54.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 93 151
Chester median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £258 £229 £234
90th Percentile £556 £513 £525
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £410 £425
% change year-on-year -2.44% -3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 22
Chester median hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £14.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.70% -4.19% -23.59%
Cheshire median hourly rate £25.02 £23.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year +7.61% +32.86% -5.10%

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Legal also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for Legal.

1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Work Breakdown Structure
2 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Critical Path Analysis

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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) HR Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Critical Path Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Work Breakdown Structure