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 3 months to 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Legal
England / East of England
Rank 97 77 85
Rank change year-on-year -20 +8  
Contract jobs citing Legal 31 47 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.45% 1.94% 1.47%
As % of the General category 4.98% 6.33% 4.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 27 26
Median daily rate £350 £438 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -10.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £372 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £390
% change year-on-year +3.22% -0.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £41.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.50 £39.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -70.51% +95.00%  

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 of England with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 623 743 772
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 29.04% 30.64% 29.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 396 446
Median daily rate £400 £423 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.32% -0.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £298 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 57 45
Median hourly rate £32.25 £21.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% +4.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.20 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -16.92% +30.00%  

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 23 March 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
Hertfordshire +2 15 £413 -31.25% 3
Essex -12 10 £310 -27.05% 3
Cambridgeshire -4 4 - - 1
Bedfordshire -13 1 £650 +33.33% 1
Suffolk - 1 - - 1
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 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 East of England region with a requirement for Legal.

1 25 (44.64%) Finance
2 18 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (30.36%) Project Management
3 17 (30.36%) Microsoft
4 15 (26.79%) OO
4 15 (26.79%) Marketing
5 13 (23.21%) Digital Marketing
5 13 (23.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 13 (23.21%) MS Office
5 13 (23.21%) Adobe
6 12 (21.43%) Java
7 11 (19.64%) .NET
7 11 (19.64%) Windows
7 11 (19.64%) PRINCE2
7 11 (19.64%) Active Directory
7 11 (19.64%) Analytics
7 11 (19.64%) Technical Architecture
7 11 (19.64%) TOGAF
7 11 (19.64%) Enterprise Architecture
7 11 (19.64%) Virtual Team
8 10 (17.86%) Zachman Framework
8 10 (17.86%) Adobe Campaign
8 10 (17.86%) Big Data
8 10 (17.86%) Open Source
8 10 (17.86%) Social Media
8 10 (17.86%) B2C
8 10 (17.86%) SOA
8 10 (17.86%) SMS
8 10 (17.86%) J2EE
9 9 (16.07%) MS Excel

Legal
Top Related 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 13 (23.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 4 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.36%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.79%) IIS
5 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (23.21%) MS Office
2 9 (16.07%) MS Excel
3 6 (10.71%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (10.71%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.57%) MS Project
4 2 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (17.86%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.79%) assyst
2 1 (1.79%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.93%) Azure Active Directory
2 5 (8.93%) Office 365
2 5 (8.93%) OneDrive
3 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.86%) SMS
2 4 (7.14%) WAN
3 3 (5.36%) LAN
3 3 (5.36%) Wireless
4 2 (3.57%) Network Security
5 1 (1.79%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (1.79%) Firewall
5 1 (1.79%) Internet
5 1 (1.79%) IPsec
5 1 (1.79%) NAS
5 1 (1.79%) SAN
5 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.79%) VPN
5 1 (1.79%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.86%) Big Data
2 2 (3.57%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.79%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.79%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) JIRA
2 2 (3.57%) AccuRev
2 2 (3.57%) Ant
2 2 (3.57%) Cucumber
2 2 (3.57%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.57%) Gradle
2 2 (3.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.57%) JUnit
2 2 (3.57%) Maven
2 2 (3.57%) Selenium
2 2 (3.57%) SoapUI
2 2 (3.57%) Subversion
3 1 (1.79%) Protractor
3 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (44.64%) Finance
2 15 (26.79%) Marketing
3 7 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 6 (10.71%) Automotive
5 3 (5.36%) Law
6 2 (3.57%) Advertising
6 2 (3.57%) Retail
7 1 (1.79%) Banking
7 1 (1.79%) French Language
Job Titles
1 12 (21.43%) Analyst
1 12 (21.43%) Architect
2 10 (17.86%) Digital Architect
2 10 (17.86%) Digital Marketing Architect
3 7 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 6 (10.71%) Digital Solutions Architect
4 6 (10.71%) IT Architect
4 6 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (8.93%) Business Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Service Manager
6 3 (5.36%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (5.36%) Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Services Delivery Manager
6 3 (5.36%) Technical Delivery Manager
6 3 (5.36%) Technical Manager
6 3 (5.36%) Technical Service Delivery Manager
6 3 (5.36%) Technical Services Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Application Development Project Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Digital Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Information Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (19.64%) .NET
2 10 (17.86%) J2EE
3 3 (5.36%) AngularJS
3 3 (5.36%) Web Services
4 2 (3.57%) Ajax
4 2 (3.57%) CSS
4 2 (3.57%) Ext JS
4 2 (3.57%) Java SE
4 2 (3.57%) JAX-RS
4 2 (3.57%) JAX-WS
4 2 (3.57%) JPA
4 2 (3.57%) jQuery
4 2 (3.57%) JSR 170
4 2 (3.57%) OSGi
4 2 (3.57%) REST
4 2 (3.57%) SOAP
4 2 (3.57%) Spring
4 2 (3.57%) Spring MVC
4 2 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) Virtual Team
2 10 (17.86%) Social Media
3 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (8.93%) Data Centre
5 4 (7.14%) Driving Licence
5 4 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 4 (7.14%) Mobile App
6 3 (5.36%) Clustering
7 2 (3.57%) PMI
7 2 (3.57%) Replication
7 2 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.79%) CMDB
8 1 (1.79%) Cyber Defence
8 1 (1.79%) Handset
8 1 (1.79%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (19.64%) Windows
2 6 (10.71%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.57%) Linux
3 2 (3.57%) Solaris
3 2 (3.57%) Unix
3 2 (3.57%) Windows 10
3 2 (3.57%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (30.36%) Project Management
3 15 (26.79%) OO
4 13 (23.21%) Digital Marketing
5 11 (19.64%) Analytics
5 11 (19.64%) Enterprise Architecture
5 11 (19.64%) PRINCE2
5 11 (19.64%) Technical Architecture
5 11 (19.64%) TOGAF
6 10 (17.86%) B2C
6 10 (17.86%) Open Source
6 10 (17.86%) SOA
6 10 (17.86%) Zachman Framework
7 8 (14.29%) Big Data Analytics
7 8 (14.29%) Data Analytics
8 7 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (10.71%) Information Security
9 6 (10.71%) ITIL
9 6 (10.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 6 (10.71%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.43%) Java
2 6 (10.71%) SQL
3 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.79%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (16.07%) Degree
2 5 (8.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (7.14%) PMI Certification
3 4 (7.14%) PMP
3 4 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (5.36%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.57%) A+ Certification
5 2 (3.57%) MCP
5 2 (3.57%) MCSA
5 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.79%) CISA
6 1 (1.79%) CISM
6 1 (1.79%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.57%) ISO27002
2 2 (3.57%) PMO
2 2 (3.57%) SLA
3 1 (1.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (19.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (3.57%) WSUS
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 17 (30.36%) Microsoft
2 13 (23.21%) Adobe
3 3 (5.36%) CA Agile Central
3 3 (5.36%) Citrix
3 3 (5.36%) IBM
4 2 (3.57%) CA
4 2 (3.57%) IFS
4 2 (3.57%) SAP
5 1 (1.79%) Cisco
5 1 (1.79%) F5
5 1 (1.79%) iManage
5 1 (1.79%) Juniper
5 1 (1.79%) Nokia
5 1 (1.79%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.79%) Samsung
5 1 (1.79%) Veritas
5 1 (1.79%) VMware
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