Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 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
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 150 150 127
Rank change year-on-year 0 -23 +37
Contract jobs citing Legal 57 59 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.12% 1.15% 1.27%
As % of the General category 3.47% 3.31% 4.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 36 32
East of England median daily rate £425 £389 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.32% +11.07% -6.67%
10th Percentile £245 £256 £188
90th Percentile £551 £563 £486
England median daily rate £450 £450 £420
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 11
East of England median hourly rate £27.13 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.00% -12.50% -33.88%
10th Percentile £20.04 £16.25 £16.00
90th Percentile £33.51 £18.75 £42.75
England median hourly rate £25.25 £23.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +9.78% +9.52% +33.33%

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 1,641 1,782 1,493
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 32.30% 34.85% 31.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 961 1,036 877
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £275 £263 £206
90th Percentile £600 £597 £550
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 128 119
East of England median hourly rate £17.75 £40.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.63% +21.21% +26.92%
10th Percentile £12.25 £14.25 £13.95
90th Percentile £49.25 £50.92 £43.75
England median hourly rate £24.06 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -5.67% +2.00% -

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 20 November 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Legal in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 20 November 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
Cambridgeshire +31 21 £425 +37.10% 6
Bedfordshire +21 15 £425 +1.34% 19
Essex -15 12 £380 -15.56% 36
Hertfordshire -13 10 £210 -33.33% 27
Norfolk - 6 £425 - 11
Suffolk -14 2 £150 -53.85% 7
Legal
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 (24.56%) Finance
1 14 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (17.54%) ITIL
3 9 (15.79%) Windows
3 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (14.04%) Management Information System
4 8 (14.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (12.28%) Risk Assessment
5 7 (12.28%) Data Management
5 7 (12.28%) CSS
5 7 (12.28%) HTML
5 7 (12.28%) JavaScript
5 7 (12.28%) ITIL V3
5 7 (12.28%) Office 365
6 6 (10.53%) ITIL V2
6 6 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (10.53%) Smartphone
6 6 (10.53%) Marketing
6 6 (10.53%) Problem Management
6 6 (10.53%) jQuery
6 6 (10.53%) SQL
6 6 (10.53%) MS Exchange
6 6 (10.53%) SSL
6 6 (10.53%) DNS
6 6 (10.53%) Workflow
6 6 (10.53%) Customer-Centricity
7 5 (8.77%) iTunes
7 5 (8.77%) ITSM

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 6 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.26%) Apache
4 3 (5.26%) Confluence
4 3 (5.26%) IIS
5 2 (3.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (3.51%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (3.51%) SAS
5 2 (3.51%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) SAP APO
1 1 (1.75%) SAP MM
1 1 (1.75%) SAP PP
1 1 (1.75%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (12.28%) Office 365
3 6 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (8.77%) iTunes
5 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.53%) DNS
1 6 (10.53%) SSL
2 4 (7.02%) VPN
3 2 (3.51%) Skype
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.75%) Firewall
4 1 (1.75%) Internet
4 1 (1.75%) LAN
4 1 (1.75%) Network Security
4 1 (1.75%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) MySQL
2 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.51%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.02%) JIRA
2 3 (5.26%) AccuRev
2 3 (5.26%) Ant
2 3 (5.26%) Cucumber
2 3 (5.26%) Eclipse
2 3 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.26%) JUnit
2 3 (5.26%) Maven
2 3 (5.26%) Selenium
2 3 (5.26%) SoapUI
2 3 (5.26%) Subversion
3 2 (3.51%) Gradle
4 1 (1.75%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.75%) Hudson
4 1 (1.75%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.75%) JMeter
4 1 (1.75%) QF-Test
4 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (24.56%) Finance
2 6 (10.53%) Marketing
3 3 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.75%) Law
4 1 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (17.54%) Developer
2 9 (15.79%) Analyst
3 5 (8.77%) Consultant
4 4 (7.02%) PHP Developer
4 4 (7.02%) Service Analyst
4 4 (7.02%) Services Delivery Analyst
4 4 (7.02%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Administrator
5 3 (5.26%) Business Analyst
5 3 (5.26%) Network Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) PowerShell Developer
5 3 (5.26%) SharePoint Developer
6 2 (3.51%) Commercial Consultant
6 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Java Developer
6 2 (3.51%) Messaging Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (3.51%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (3.51%) Software Asset Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.28%) CSS
1 7 (12.28%) HTML
2 6 (10.53%) jQuery
3 4 (7.02%) Symfony
4 3 (5.26%) CAML
4 3 (5.26%) SOAP
4 3 (5.26%) Spring
4 3 (5.26%) Web Services
4 3 (5.26%) XML
5 2 (3.51%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.51%) EclipseLink
5 2 (3.51%) JAX-RS
5 2 (3.51%) JPA
5 2 (3.51%) OAuth
5 2 (3.51%) OAuth2
5 2 (3.51%) OSGi
5 2 (3.51%) REST
5 2 (3.51%) Spring Boot
5 2 (3.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (3.51%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Management Information System
2 6 (10.53%) Smartphone
3 5 (8.77%) Blackberry
4 4 (7.02%) PKI
5 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.51%) Clustering
6 2 (3.51%) Replication
7 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.75%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.75%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.79%) Windows
2 5 (8.77%) Android
3 3 (5.26%) Linux
3 3 (5.26%) Solaris
3 3 (5.26%) Unix
4 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (17.54%) ITIL
3 8 (14.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (12.28%) Data Management
4 7 (12.28%) ITIL V3
4 7 (12.28%) Risk Assessment
5 6 (10.53%) Customer-Centricity
5 6 (10.53%) ITIL V2
5 6 (10.53%) Problem Management
5 6 (10.53%) Workflow
6 5 (8.77%) Configuration Management
6 5 (8.77%) ITSM
6 5 (8.77%) Service Delivery
6 5 (8.77%) Service Management
6 5 (8.77%) Supplier Management
6 5 (8.77%) User Stories
7 4 (7.02%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (7.02%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (7.02%) Project Management
8 3 (5.26%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.28%) JavaScript
2 6 (10.53%) SQL
3 4 (7.02%) PHP
4 3 (5.26%) Java
4 3 (5.26%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.75%) C
5 1 (1.75%) C#
5 1 (1.75%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) A+ Certification
2 1 (1.75%) CISA
2 1 (1.75%) CISSP
2 1 (1.75%) CRISC
2 1 (1.75%) DBS Check
2 1 (1.75%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) GDPR
2 2 (3.51%) PMO
3 1 (1.75%) COBIT
3 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (7.02%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) SCCM
2 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.75%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.75%) HP ALM
3 1 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.77%) Apple
2 5 (8.77%) Clearswift
2 5 (8.77%) Proofpoint
3 3 (5.26%) Adobe
3 3 (5.26%) Nintex
3 3 (5.26%) SAP
3 3 (5.26%) ServiceNow
4 2 (3.51%) Atlassian
4 2 (3.51%) Cisco
4 2 (3.51%) IBM
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle
4 2 (3.51%) Snow
5 1 (1.75%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (1.75%) Fortinet
5 1 (1.75%) HP
5 1 (1.75%) Palo Alto