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 3 months to 23 June 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 76 86
Rank change year-on-year -5 +10  
Contract jobs citing Legal 18 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.19% 1.16% 0.98%
As % of the General category 3.31% 3.64% 3.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 13
Median daily rate £375 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £301 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £769 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £9.88 £15.00
% change year-on-year +62.02% -34.16%  

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 543 494 530
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 35.77% 31.87% 32.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 323 327
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £600 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 13 20
Median hourly rate £43.50 £32.50 £10.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.84% +211.30%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Legal in the East Midlands

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Legal in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Legal in the East Midlands

Legal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor 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 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire -10 7 £300 -4.76%
Northamptonshire +4 4 £488 - 1
Nottinghamshire -13 4 £400 -11.11% 1
Leicestershire -7 1 - -
Legal
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Legal.

1 13 (44.83%) Finance
2 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (24.14%) Banking
3 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
3 5 (17.24%) Project Management
4 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
4 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
5 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
5 3 (10.34%) Process Improvement
5 3 (10.34%) SCOM
5 3 (10.34%) Data Architecture
5 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (10.34%) Business Development
5 3 (10.34%) Service Management
5 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
5 3 (10.34%) Oracle
5 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (10.34%) Windows
5 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
6 2 (6.90%) CRM
6 2 (6.90%) Linux
6 2 (6.90%) Ariba
6 2 (6.90%) ETL
6 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
6 2 (6.90%) Risk Management
6 2 (6.90%) Law
6 2 (6.90%) Publishing
6 2 (6.90%) MySQL

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 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.45%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) MySQL
1 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
1 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
1 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.45%) Essbase
2 1 (3.45%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
1 1 (3.45%) Ranorex
General
1 13 (44.83%) Finance
2 7 (24.14%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Law
3 2 (6.90%) Marketing
3 2 (6.90%) Publishing
4 1 (3.45%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.45%) Games
4 1 (3.45%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 5 (17.24%) Project Manager
2 4 (13.79%) Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Service Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Architect
3 3 (10.34%) Data Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Applications Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Applications Project Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Buyer
4 2 (6.90%) DBA
4 2 (6.90%) Developer
4 2 (6.90%) IT Manager
4 2 (6.90%) IT Services Manager
4 2 (6.90%) MySQL DBA
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Buyer
4 2 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) ERP Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Head of Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
1 1 (3.45%) HTML
1 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) e-Learning
3 1 (3.45%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (3.45%) Learning Management System
3 1 (3.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
1 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
2 2 (6.90%) Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) Project Management
2 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
3 3 (10.34%) Business Development
3 3 (10.34%) Data Architecture
3 3 (10.34%) Process Improvement
3 3 (10.34%) Service Management
3 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
4 2 (6.90%) Change Management
4 2 (6.90%) CRM
4 2 (6.90%) Data Lineage
4 2 (6.90%) Data Protection
4 2 (6.90%) ETL
4 2 (6.90%) IT Strategy
4 2 (6.90%) Performance Management
4 2 (6.90%) Risk Management
4 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
5 1 (3.45%) Customer Acquisition
5 1 (3.45%) Scorecard
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) C#
1 1 (3.45%) Java
1 1 (3.45%) MATLAB
1 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) Degree
3 2 (6.90%) MySQL Certification
4 1 (3.45%) CIPD
4 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) COBIT
1 1 (3.45%) COSO
1 1 (3.45%) GDPR
1 1 (3.45%) PMO
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) SCOM
2 2 (6.90%) Galera Cluster
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) Ariba
3 2 (6.90%) Percona
4 1 (3.45%) Hyperion
4 1 (3.45%) IBM
4 1 (3.45%) Informatica
4 1 (3.45%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (3.45%) Tableau