Period
to 19 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 6 months to 19 September 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
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 155 148 128
Rank change year-on-year -7 -20 +24
Contract jobs citing Legal 58 53 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.15% 1.09% 1.31%
As % of the General category 3.60% 3.28% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 29 44
East of England median daily rate £425 £340 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -15.00% -5.88%
10th Percentile £339 £227 £201
90th Percentile £548 £525 £514
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 9
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 - £20.00
England median hourly rate £26.50 £25.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +3.92% +27.50% +21.21%

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 of England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,610 1,614 1,652
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 31.96% 33.07% 32.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 899 982 907
East of England median daily rate £450 £433 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £262 £263 £222
90th Percentile £595 £600 £575
England median daily rate £480 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 102 156
East of England median hourly rate £18.32 £40.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.21% +29.03% -4.62%
10th Percentile £12.25 £17.50 £15.75
90th Percentile £47.50 £50.43 £43.75
England median hourly rate £24.00 £25.75 £23.59
% change year-on-year -6.80% +9.16% +3.33%

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Legal as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Legal in the East of England

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Legal in the East of England

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Legal in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Legal in the East of England

Legal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Legal in the East of England

Legal
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 19 September 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +22 18 £425 -5.69% 21
Cambridgeshire +13 16 £425 +51.79% 11
Hertfordshire -22 12 £400 +23.08% 39
Suffolk -10 9 £475 +46.15% 6
Essex -13 7 £380 +1.67% 23
Norfolk +24 6 £425 - 7
Legal
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 East of England region with a requirement for Legal.

1 14 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 12 (20.69%) Windows
2 12 (20.69%) Finance
2 12 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
3 11 (18.97%) ITIL
4 10 (17.24%) IIS
4 10 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (17.24%) Load Balancing
4 10 (17.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 8 (13.79%) GDPR
5 8 (13.79%) Data Centre
5 8 (13.79%) Clustering
5 8 (13.79%) Risk Assessment
5 8 (13.79%) Management Information System
5 8 (13.79%) Firewall
5 8 (13.79%) Active Directory
5 8 (13.79%) LAN
6 7 (12.07%) WAN
6 7 (12.07%) Citrix
6 7 (12.07%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (12.07%) SAN
6 7 (12.07%) Middleware
6 7 (12.07%) SQL
6 7 (12.07%) Identity Management
6 7 (12.07%) VMware
6 7 (12.07%) Data Management
6 7 (12.07%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (12.07%) Problem Management
6 7 (12.07%) VMware Infrastructure

Legal
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 10 (17.24%) IIS
2 4 (6.90%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.17%) Apache
3 3 (5.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (5.17%) Confluence
3 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.17%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.45%) SAS
5 1 (1.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.72%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) MS Visio
2 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (5.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.17%) iTunes
3 3 (5.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.79%) Firewall
1 8 (13.79%) LAN
2 7 (12.07%) NAS
2 7 (12.07%) SAN
2 7 (12.07%) WAN
3 6 (10.34%) DNS
3 6 (10.34%) SSL
4 3 (5.17%) VPN
5 1 (1.72%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.72%) Internet
5 1 (1.72%) Network Security
5 1 (1.72%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.72%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (1.72%) QlikView
3 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.17%) JIRA
2 2 (3.45%) AccuRev
2 2 (3.45%) Ant
2 2 (3.45%) Cucumber
2 2 (3.45%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.45%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.45%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.45%) JUnit
2 2 (3.45%) Maven
2 2 (3.45%) Selenium
2 2 (3.45%) SoapUI
2 2 (3.45%) Subversion
3 1 (1.72%) Gradle
3 1 (1.72%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.72%) Hudson
3 1 (1.72%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.72%) JMeter
3 1 (1.72%) QF-Test
General
1 12 (20.69%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Marketing
3 2 (3.45%) Law
3 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.72%) Front Office
4 1 (1.72%) Local Government
4 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (20.69%) Analyst
2 7 (12.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (10.34%) Project Manager
4 5 (8.62%) Business Analyst
4 5 (8.62%) Consultant
4 5 (8.62%) Developer
5 4 (6.90%) Service Analyst
5 4 (6.90%) Services Delivery Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Administrator
6 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Network Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) PowerShell Developer
6 3 (5.17%) SharePoint Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Information Security Specialist
7 2 (3.45%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (3.45%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (3.45%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (3.45%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.07%) Middleware
2 3 (5.17%) CAML
3 2 (3.45%) CSS
3 2 (3.45%) HTML
3 2 (3.45%) SOAP
3 2 (3.45%) Spring
3 2 (3.45%) Web Services
3 2 (3.45%) XML
4 1 (1.72%) Ajax
4 1 (1.72%) Ext JS
4 1 (1.72%) Java SE
4 1 (1.72%) JAX-WS
4 1 (1.72%) JPA
4 1 (1.72%) jQuery
4 1 (1.72%) JSR 170
4 1 (1.72%) OAuth
4 1 (1.72%) SAML
4 1 (1.72%) Spring MVC
4 1 (1.72%) Struts
4 1 (1.72%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Clustering
1 8 (13.79%) Data Centre
1 8 (13.79%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.90%) PKI
3 3 (5.17%) Blackberry
3 3 (5.17%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.72%) CMDB
4 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.72%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.72%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.72%) Replication
4 1 (1.72%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.69%) Windows
2 7 (12.07%) Windows Server
3 3 (5.17%) Android
4 2 (3.45%) Linux
4 2 (3.45%) Solaris
4 2 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (18.97%) ITIL
3 10 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (17.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 10 (17.24%) Load Balancing
4 8 (13.79%) Risk Assessment
5 7 (12.07%) Data Management
5 7 (12.07%) High Availability
5 7 (12.07%) Identity Management
5 7 (12.07%) ITIL V3
5 7 (12.07%) Network Optimisation
5 7 (12.07%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (12.07%) Problem Management
5 7 (12.07%) Secure Coding
5 7 (12.07%) SIEM
5 7 (12.07%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 6 (10.34%) Customer-Centricity
6 6 (10.34%) ITIL V2
6 6 (10.34%) Validation
6 6 (10.34%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.07%) SQL
2 3 (5.17%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.45%) Java
3 2 (3.45%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.72%) C
4 1 (1.72%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 7 (12.07%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (6.90%) CCIE
2 4 (6.90%) Degree
3 2 (3.45%) CISA
3 2 (3.45%) CISSP
3 2 (3.45%) CRISC
4 1 (1.72%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.72%) ISEB
4 1 (1.72%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.72%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.79%) GDPR
2 3 (5.17%) PMO
3 2 (3.45%) COBIT
3 2 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.45%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.45%) SLA
4 1 (1.72%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 8 (13.79%) Active Directory
2 7 (12.07%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (5.17%) SCCM
3 1 (1.72%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.72%) HP ALM
3 1 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.07%) Citrix
2 7 (12.07%) VMware
3 4 (6.90%) Cisco
4 3 (5.17%) Apple
4 3 (5.17%) Clearswift
4 3 (5.17%) Nintex
4 3 (5.17%) Proofpoint
4 3 (5.17%) SAP
5 2 (3.45%) Atlassian
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle
5 2 (3.45%) Snow
6 1 (1.72%) Adobe
6 1 (1.72%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (1.72%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.72%) HP
6 1 (1.72%) hybris
6 1 (1.72%) IBM
6 1 (1.72%) Palo Alto
6 1 (1.72%) ServiceNow