The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 30 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 / Croydon
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 37 -
Rank change year-on-year +11 -  
Contract jobs citing Legal 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 1.21% 0.37% -
As % of the General category 7.41% 1.61% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £413 £335 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.13% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £386 £388
% change year-on-year +3.55% -0.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £39.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -66.66% +110.81%  

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 Croydon with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Croydon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 27 62 45
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 16.36% 22.79% 37.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 50 41
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £175 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £577 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Median hourly rate - £21.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -47.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -10.56% +25.00%  

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon 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 Croydon

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Legal in Croydon

For the 6 months to 30 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Legal.

1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) User Stories
2 3 (42.86%) User Experience
3 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
3 2 (28.57%) BDD
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) JIRA
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Domain-Driven Design
3 2 (28.57%) Service Design
4 1 (14.29%) Wireframes
4 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
4 1 (14.29%) Rapid Prototyping
4 1 (14.29%) Axure RP
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) Wireless
4 1 (14.29%) IPsec
4 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat
4 1 (14.29%) ProxySG
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (14.29%) Sourcefire
4 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
4 1 (14.29%) Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) MS Office
4 1 (14.29%) CSS

Legal
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) IPsec
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
1 1 (14.29%) SSL
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
1 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (14.29%) Power BI
1 1 (14.29%) QlikView
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Axure RP
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Business Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Business Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Trainer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) SQL BI Developer
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server BI Developer
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (14.29%) SSAS Developer
2 1 (14.29%) SSIS Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Trainer
2 1 (14.29%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) User Experience
2 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
3 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (14.29%) Smart Meter
3 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
3 1 (14.29%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) User Stories
3 2 (28.57%) BDD
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Domain-Driven Design
3 2 (28.57%) Service Design
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
4 1 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
4 1 (14.29%) Rapid Prototyping
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) Usability Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Wireframes
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat
1 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix
1 1 (14.29%) F5
1 1 (14.29%) FireEye
1 1 (14.29%) Juniper
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Sourcefire
1 1 (14.29%) Tableau