Period
to 25 May 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in contract job vacancies advertised in Essex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 6 months to 25 May 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
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 67 65
Rank change year-on-year +4 -2 -3
Contract jobs citing Legal 17 25 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.44% 3.08% 1.64%
As % of the General category 7.56% 8.77% 4.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 11
Essex median daily rate £425 £326 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.27% -23.24% +9.68%
10th Percentile £350 £202 £400
90th Percentile £520 £444 £450
East of England median daily rate £475 £350 £450
% change year-on-year +35.71% -22.22% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Essex median hourly rate - £41.00 -
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £41.00 -
% change year-on-year -57.32% - -

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 Essex with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 225 285 372
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 32.33% 35.14% 40.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 194 173
Essex median daily rate £525 £403 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.43% +11.03% -9.38%
10th Percentile £350 £240 £225
90th Percentile £638 £575 £524
East of England median daily rate £475 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +11.76% - +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 29 72
Essex median hourly rate £38.38 £35.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.66% +84.21% -7.32%
10th Percentile £24.00 £16.00 £15.75
90th Percentile £63.75 £46.20 £45.90
East of England median hourly rate £21.21 £31.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -32.68% +40.00% -30.77%

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Legal as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Legal in Essex

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Legal in Essex

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Legal in Essex over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Legal in Essex

Legal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Legal in Essex

Legal
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Essex region over the 6 months to 25 May 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
Chelmsford -4 4 £350 +47.37% 3
Colchester +6 3 - -
Southend-on-Sea +17 1 - -
Legal
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Essex region with a requirement for Legal.

1 6 (35.29%) HTML
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
1 6 (35.29%) SharePoint
1 6 (35.29%) Publishing
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
1 6 (35.29%) Google
1 6 (35.29%) Google Analytics
1 6 (35.29%) SCCM
1 6 (35.29%) Analytics
2 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) Service Delivery
3 4 (23.53%) Supplier Management
3 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
3 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 4 (23.53%) Apple
3 4 (23.53%) Blackberry
3 4 (23.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
3 4 (23.53%) VPN
3 4 (23.53%) Clearswift
3 4 (23.53%) User Stories
3 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (23.53%) Android
3 4 (23.53%) SEO
3 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (23.53%) Proofpoint
3 4 (23.53%) Smartphone
3 4 (23.53%) iTunes
3 4 (23.53%) Office 365

Legal
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 (35.29%) SharePoint
2 4 (23.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) Google Analytics
2 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (23.53%) iTunes
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (23.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (17.65%) Qlik Sense
1 3 (17.65%) QlikView
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
1 6 (35.29%) Publishing
2 3 (17.65%) Front Office
2 3 (17.65%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Content Designer
1 6 (35.29%) Designer
2 4 (23.53%) Messaging Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Analyst Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Lead Analyst Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Lead Developer
3 3 (17.65%) QlikView Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) QlikView Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Build Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Digital Content Designer
4 2 (11.76%) Digital Designer
4 2 (11.76%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Programme Test Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Test Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Blackberry
1 4 (23.53%) Smartphone
2 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) Mobile Computing
2 3 (17.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Android
3 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Analytics
2 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) Service Delivery
3 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
3 4 (23.53%) SEO
3 4 (23.53%) Supplier Management
3 4 (23.53%) User Stories
4 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
4 3 (17.65%) Data Visualisation
4 3 (17.65%) Performance Optimisation
4 3 (17.65%) Visualisation
5 2 (11.76%) Process Improvement
5 2 (11.76%) Project Management
5 2 (11.76%) Time Management
5 2 (11.76%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (5.88%) Change Management
6 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.88%) RAD
6 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.88%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
1 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 1 (5.88%) MBCS
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) SCCM
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Google
2 4 (23.53%) Apple
2 4 (23.53%) Clearswift
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Proofpoint