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The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 6 months to 25 May 2022 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
25 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 78 64 72
Rank change year-on-year -14 +8 +31
Contract jobs citing Legal 15 8 5
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.08% 0.84% 0.46%
As % of the General category 2.21% 1.64% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 3
10th Percentile £325 £360 £398
25th Percentile £402 £373 £431
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £390 £525
Median % change year-on-year +8.97% -25.71% +44.83%
75th Percentile £503 £400 £581
90th Percentile £618 £506 £593
England median daily rate £500 £495 £500
% change year-on-year +1.01% -1.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.00 -
England median hourly rate £33.38 £19.25 £18.36
% change year-on-year +73.38% +4.88% +4.89%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 680 489 517
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 49.13% 51.31% 47.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 489 315 301
10th Percentile £200 £107 £140
25th Percentile £319 £265 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £440 £384 £400
Median % change year-on-year +14.58% -4.00% +3.90%
75th Percentile £520 £488 £488
90th Percentile £601 £625 £600
England median daily rate £550 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 37 33
10th Percentile £9.73 £9.41 £11.00
25th Percentile £15.00 £10.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate £22.75 £13.00 £12.24
Median % change year-on-year +75.00% +6.25% -9.37%
75th Percentile £35.00 £22.45 £23.75
90th Percentile - £47.33 £48.63
England median hourly rate £21.50 £21.05 £19.95
% change year-on-year +2.14% +5.51% +6.40%

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Legal as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Legal in the East Midlands

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Legal in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Legal in the East Midlands

Legal
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Legal in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 25 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Legal in the East Midlands

Legal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Legal in the East Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for Legal in the East Midlands

Legal
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 25 May 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Northamptonshire -2 12 £425 +8.97% 13
Leicestershire -10 1 £500 - 15
Nottinghamshire - 1 £425 - 11
Legal
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2022, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Legal.

1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Social Skills
3 4 (26.67%) Project Management
3 4 (26.67%) Service Management
3 4 (26.67%) ITIL
4 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (20.00%) Change Management
4 3 (20.00%) Contract Management
4 3 (20.00%) Decision-Making
5 2 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (13.33%) Vendor Relationship Management
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (13.33%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
5 2 (13.33%) Resource Allocation
5 2 (13.33%) Product Roadmap
5 2 (13.33%) Time Management
5 2 (13.33%) Kanban
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft 365
5 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (13.33%) Velocity
5 2 (13.33%) Coaching
5 2 (13.33%) Cadence
5 2 (13.33%) Agile
5 2 (13.33%) Banking
5 2 (13.33%) Supplier Management
5 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.67%) Active Directory

Legal
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (6.67%) SAS
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft 365
2 1 (6.67%) Power Platform
2 1 (6.67%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) VPN
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.67%) Power BI
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Social Skills
3 2 (13.33%) Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Local Government
4 1 (6.67%) Public Sector
4 1 (6.67%) Publishing
4 1 (6.67%) Retail
4 1 (6.67%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Software Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) IT Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Supplier Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Head of Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Information Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.67%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Procurement Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Procurement Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Report Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Security Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Software Licensing Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Credit Risk
1 1 (6.67%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
1 4 (26.67%) Project Management
1 4 (26.67%) Service Management
2 3 (20.00%) Change Management
2 3 (20.00%) Contract Management
2 3 (20.00%) Decision-Making
2 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (13.33%) Agile
3 2 (13.33%) Coaching
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Kanban
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (13.33%) Product Roadmap
3 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
3 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (13.33%) Supplier Management
3 2 (13.33%) Time Management
3 2 (13.33%) Vendor Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
1 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CISA
1 1 (6.67%) CISM
1 1 (6.67%) CISSP
1 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (6.67%) GDPR
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 1 (6.67%) NIST
1 1 (6.67%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Cadence
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Apple
2 1 (6.67%) Citrix