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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 15 August 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 of England
6 months to
15 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 88 72 90
Rank change year-on-year -16 +18 +68
Contract jobs citing Legal 47 60 16
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 1.87% 2.67% 1.04%
As % of the General category 3.14% 5.44% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 25 8
10th Percentile £130 - £215
25th Percentile £239 £131 £247
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £158 £463
Median % change year-on-year +185.71% -65.95% +2.78%
75th Percentile £594 £360 £581
90th Percentile £650 £615 £611
England median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 31 3
10th Percentile £11.90 £12.25 -
25th Percentile £21.13 £14.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate £27.00 £17.50 £16.00
Median % change year-on-year +54.29% +9.38% -8.57%
75th Percentile £33.63 £18.75 £16.88
90th Percentile £48.42 - £17.10
England median hourly rate £27.00 £18.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +45.95% +12.12% -45.45%

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 1,498 1,102 720
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 59.68% 49.04% 47.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 831 531 413
10th Percentile £200 £153 £206
25th Percentile £363 £269 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £495 £425 £425
Median % change year-on-year +16.47% - -5.56%
75th Percentile £588 £538 £513
90th Percentile £675 £625 £600
England median daily rate £550 £518 £495
% change year-on-year +6.28% +4.55% +4.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 353 235 65
10th Percentile £13.25 £12.25 £13.00
25th Percentile £14.25 £12.50 £14.25
Median hourly rate £19.81 £15.00 £19.50
Median % change year-on-year +32.07% -23.08% +21.88%
75th Percentile £50.00 £22.50 £45.00
90th Percentile £60.00 £46.50 £57.50
England median hourly rate £24.65 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +29.71% -9.52% +5.00%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Legal in the East of England

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Daily rate trend for Legal in the East of England

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Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Legal in the East of England over the 6 months to 15 August 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Legal in the East of England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Hourly rate trend for Legal in the East of England

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Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Legal in the East of England over the 6 months to 15 August 2022.

Hourly rate histogram for Legal in the East of England

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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 15 August 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
Hertfordshire +15 20 £450 -10.00% 13
Cambridgeshire -41 15 £210 +37.70% 14
Bedfordshire -11 5 £563 +14.21% 2
Suffolk - 4 £485 - 3
Essex +5 3 £450 -25.00% 12
Legal
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 of England region with a requirement for Legal.

1 22 (46.81%) Project Management
2 21 (44.68%) Finance
2 21 (44.68%) Social Skills
3 18 (38.30%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (29.79%) Service Management
4 14 (29.79%) Degree
5 12 (25.53%) ITSM
6 9 (19.15%) Service Delivery
7 8 (17.02%) ITIL
7 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
8 7 (14.89%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (14.89%) Marketing
8 7 (14.89%) Information Security
8 7 (14.89%) Time Management
8 7 (14.89%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (12.77%) Innovative Thinking
9 6 (12.77%) Data Centre
9 6 (12.77%) Presales
9 6 (12.77%) Management Information System
9 6 (12.77%) Business Analysis
9 6 (12.77%) Remedy ITSM
9 6 (12.77%) Remedy
9 6 (12.77%) Avaya
9 6 (12.77%) Peregrine
9 6 (12.77%) Siemens
9 6 (12.77%) SLA
9 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Office
9 6 (12.77%) E-Commerce
10 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Excel
10 5 (10.64%) User Acceptance Testing

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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 4 (8.51%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.26%) CMS
2 2 (4.26%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.13%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (6.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (2.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.64%) AWS
2 4 (8.51%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (6.38%) Firebase
3 3 (6.38%) GCP
3 3 (6.38%) Google Analytics
3 3 (6.38%) Google Tag Manager
3 3 (6.38%) Mimecast
3 3 (6.38%) SaaS
4 2 (4.26%) Azure
4 2 (4.26%) IaaS
4 2 (4.26%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) Internet
2 2 (4.26%) NAS
2 2 (4.26%) SAN
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (2.13%) Firewall
3 1 (2.13%) LAN
3 1 (2.13%) MPLS
3 1 (2.13%) SD-WAN
3 1 (2.13%) VoIP
3 1 (2.13%) WAN
3 1 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.13%) Wireless
3 1 (2.13%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) BigQuery
2 2 (4.26%) GIS
2 2 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.13%) Data Mart
3 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
General
1 21 (44.68%) Finance
1 21 (44.68%) Social Skills
2 18 (38.30%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (14.89%) Marketing
3 7 (14.89%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (8.51%) Manufacturing
5 3 (6.38%) Banking
5 3 (6.38%) Financial Institution
5 3 (6.38%) Presentation Skills
5 3 (6.38%) Publishing
6 2 (4.26%) Retail Banking
7 1 (2.13%) Aerospace
7 1 (2.13%) Influencing Skills
7 1 (2.13%) Public Sector
7 1 (2.13%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 18 (38.30%) Analyst
2 7 (14.89%) Project Manager
3 6 (12.77%) Business Analyst
3 6 (12.77%) Project Analyst
3 6 (12.77%) Service Analyst
3 6 (12.77%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (12.77%) Service Desk Manager
3 6 (12.77%) Service Manager
4 5 (10.64%) Business Manager
4 5 (10.64%) Business Project Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Architect
5 3 (6.38%) Change Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Head of Information
5 3 (6.38%) Head of Information Security
5 3 (6.38%) Head of Security
5 3 (6.38%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.26%) Commercial Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Digital Architect
6 2 (4.26%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Data Centre
1 6 (12.77%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.38%) Data Structures
2 3 (6.38%) Hedge funds
3 2 (4.26%) Cloud Native
3 2 (4.26%) iPhone
3 2 (4.26%) Life Science
3 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.26%) PKI
4 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.13%) Biotechnology
4 1 (2.13%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.13%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (2.13%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (2.13%) Pharmacovigilance
4 1 (2.13%) PMI
4 1 (2.13%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) Linux
1 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (4.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (46.81%) Project Management
2 14 (29.79%) Service Management
3 12 (25.53%) ITSM
4 9 (19.15%) Service Delivery
5 8 (17.02%) ITIL
6 7 (14.89%) Information Security
6 7 (14.89%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (14.89%) Time Management
7 6 (12.77%) Business Analysis
7 6 (12.77%) E-Commerce
7 6 (12.77%) Innovative Thinking
7 6 (12.77%) Presales
8 5 (10.64%) Agile
8 5 (10.64%) Analytics
8 5 (10.64%) Data Protection
8 5 (10.64%) Decision-Making
8 5 (10.64%) Performance Management
8 5 (10.64%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (10.64%) System Testing
8 5 (10.64%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.38%) JavaScript
1 3 (6.38%) Python
2 2 (4.26%) SQL
3 1 (2.13%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (29.79%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) CISSP
3 3 (6.38%) ISACA
4 2 (4.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.13%) APMP
5 1 (2.13%) CCDP
5 1 (2.13%) CCNA
5 1 (2.13%) CCNP
5 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.13%) CISM
5 1 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.13%) CRISC
5 1 (2.13%) PhD
5 1 (2.13%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) SLA
2 5 (10.64%) GDPR
3 4 (8.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (8.51%) NEBOSH
3 4 (8.51%) NIST
3 4 (8.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (6.38%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (4.26%) PMO
6 1 (2.13%) Good Clinical Practice
6 1 (2.13%) GxP
6 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.13%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Active Directory Federation Services
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (4.26%) SCCM
1 2 (4.26%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (2.13%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.13%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.13%) Observium
Vendors
1 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.77%) Avaya
2 6 (12.77%) Peregrine
2 6 (12.77%) Remedy
2 6 (12.77%) Siemens
3 4 (8.51%) Palo Alto
4 3 (6.38%) Ensighten
4 3 (6.38%) FireEye
4 3 (6.38%) Google
4 3 (6.38%) Proofpoint
4 3 (6.38%) Symantec
4 3 (6.38%) Zscaler
5 2 (4.26%) Computacenter
5 2 (4.26%) F5
5 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.26%) ServiceNow
5 2 (4.26%) Sitecore
5 2 (4.26%) Veritas
6 1 (2.13%) Infoblox
6 1 (2.13%) SolarWinds