Period
to 12 November 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 12 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
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 88 51
Rank change year-on-year -11 -37 +23
Contract jobs citing Legal 11 9 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.02% 1.14% 3.24%
As % of the General category 3.69% 2.83% 8.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 24
Essex median daily rate £380 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.56% +28.57% -14.63%
10th Percentile £257 £226 £199
90th Percentile £428 £555 £534
East of England median daily rate £425 £389 £350
% change year-on-year +9.32% +11.07% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Essex median hourly rate £35.00 - £42.58
East of England median hourly rate £27.13 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +55.00% -12.50% -33.88%

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 298 318 340
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 27.64% 40.20% 37.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 221 186
Essex median daily rate £525 £513 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +46.43% -6.67%
10th Percentile £338 £310 £225
90th Percentile £600 £613 £525
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 34 81
Essex median hourly rate £16.50 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.75% +23.08% +1.56%
10th Percentile £12.55 £20.53 £15.75
90th Percentile £47.05 £63.75 £45.00
East of England median hourly rate £17.75 £40.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year -55.63% +28.00% +20.19%

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

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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 12 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Legal in Essex

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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 12 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
Basildon +7 3 £475 +5.56% 1
Colchester - 3 £240 - 6
Brentwood +11 1 - - 4
Legal
East of England

For the 6 months to 12 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 Essex region with a requirement for Legal.

1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Smartphone
2 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (54.55%) Office 365
3 5 (45.45%) Android
3 5 (45.45%) SCCM
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (45.45%) Proofpoint
3 5 (45.45%) iTunes
3 5 (45.45%) Clearswift
3 5 (45.45%) Apple
3 5 (45.45%) Blackberry
3 5 (45.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
4 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 4 (36.36%) VPN
4 4 (36.36%) Supplier Management
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (27.27%) SoapUI
5 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
5 3 (27.27%) BDD
5 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
5 3 (27.27%) AccuRev
5 3 (27.27%) Selenium
5 3 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (27.27%) Jenkins

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 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
2 5 (45.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (18.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) Office 365
2 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (45.45%) iTunes
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) Skype
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
1 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) AccuRev
1 3 (27.27%) Ant
1 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
1 3 (27.27%) Eclipse
1 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
1 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
1 3 (27.27%) JUnit
1 3 (27.27%) Maven
1 3 (27.27%) Selenium
1 3 (27.27%) SoapUI
1 3 (27.27%) Subversion
2 2 (18.18%) Gradle
3 1 (9.09%) HP UFT
3 1 (9.09%) Hudson
3 1 (9.09%) IntelliJ
3 1 (9.09%) JIRA
3 1 (9.09%) JMeter
3 1 (9.09%) QF-Test
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
1 2 (18.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Messaging Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Deskside Support
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
3 1 (9.09%) E-Business Support
3 1 (9.09%) Office 365 Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Payroll Support
3 1 (9.09%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) CSS
1 3 (27.27%) HTML
1 3 (27.27%) SOAP
1 3 (27.27%) Spring
1 3 (27.27%) Web Services
1 3 (27.27%) XML
2 2 (18.18%) Ajax
2 2 (18.18%) Ext JS
2 2 (18.18%) JAX-RS
2 2 (18.18%) JAX-WS
2 2 (18.18%) JPA
2 2 (18.18%) jQuery
2 2 (18.18%) JSR 170
2 2 (18.18%) OAuth
2 2 (18.18%) OSGi
2 2 (18.18%) REST
2 2 (18.18%) SAML
2 2 (18.18%) Spring MVC
2 2 (18.18%) Struts
2 2 (18.18%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Smartphone
2 5 (45.45%) Blackberry
3 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (18.18%) Clustering
4 2 (18.18%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Android
3 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 3 (27.27%) Solaris
3 3 (27.27%) Unix
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
2 4 (36.36%) Supplier Management
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) BDD
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (27.27%) Information Management
3 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
3 3 (27.27%) OO
3 3 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (27.27%) TDD
3 3 (27.27%) User Stories
4 2 (18.18%) B2C
4 2 (18.18%) Microservices
4 2 (18.18%) MVC
4 2 (18.18%) SOLID
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) Release Management
5 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
5 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Java
1 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
1 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) SCCM
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (9.09%) HP ALM
3 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Apple
2 5 (45.45%) Clearswift
2 5 (45.45%) Proofpoint
3 3 (27.27%) Adobe
4 2 (18.18%) IBM
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle
5 1 (9.09%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) HP