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 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Legal
Rank 51 43 45
Rank change year-on-year -8 +2  
Contract jobs citing Legal 9 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.19% 2.42% 1.54%
As % of the General category 6.87% 5.73% 4.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 5
Median daily rate £330 £425 £135
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.35% +214.81%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £398
% change year-on-year +3.22% -2.63%  
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 Essex with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 131 192 166
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 31.87% 42.29% 36.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 100 100
Median daily rate £400 £375 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £210 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £618
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 25 16
Median hourly rate £36.00 £17.75 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +102.81% +7.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £16.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.70 £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -14.28% +26.00%  

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Legal in Essex

Legal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 26 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
Basildon - 1 - -
Colchester - 1 - -
Legal
East of England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 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 Essex region with a requirement for Legal.

1 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (65.22%) Marketing
2 15 (65.22%) OO
3 13 (56.52%) Adobe
3 13 (56.52%) Digital Marketing
3 13 (56.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 12 (52.17%) Java
5 11 (47.83%) Analytics
5 11 (47.83%) Virtual Team
6 10 (43.48%) Big Data
6 10 (43.48%) Adobe Campaign
6 10 (43.48%) .NET
6 10 (43.48%) J2EE
6 10 (43.48%) SMS
6 10 (43.48%) SOA
6 10 (43.48%) B2C
6 10 (43.48%) Technical Architecture
6 10 (43.48%) Open Source
6 10 (43.48%) Social Media
6 10 (43.48%) Enterprise Architecture
6 10 (43.48%) Zachman Framework
6 10 (43.48%) TOGAF
7 8 (34.78%) Big Data Analytics
7 8 (34.78%) Data Analytics
8 7 (30.43%) Manufacturing
9 6 (26.09%) Finance
9 6 (26.09%) Automotive
10 5 (21.74%) Information Management
10 5 (21.74%) TDD
10 5 (21.74%) BDD

Legal
Top Related 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 13 (56.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (13.04%) WebSphere
3 2 (8.70%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 4 (17.39%) MS Office
3 3 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (13.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Adobe Campaign
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) SMS
2 1 (4.35%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.35%) VPN
2 1 (4.35%) Wireless
2 1 (4.35%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) Big Data
2 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) JIRA
2 2 (8.70%) AccuRev
2 2 (8.70%) Ant
2 2 (8.70%) Cucumber
2 2 (8.70%) Eclipse
2 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.70%) Gradle
2 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.70%) JUnit
2 2 (8.70%) Maven
2 2 (8.70%) Selenium
2 2 (8.70%) SoapUI
2 2 (8.70%) Subversion
General
1 15 (65.22%) Marketing
2 7 (30.43%) Manufacturing
3 6 (26.09%) Automotive
3 6 (26.09%) Finance
4 1 (4.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Architect
1 10 (43.48%) Digital Architect
1 10 (43.48%) Digital Marketing Architect
2 6 (26.09%) Digital Solutions Architect
2 6 (26.09%) IT Architect
2 6 (26.09%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (21.74%) Project Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Application Development Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Application Development Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Applications Development Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Applications Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Applications Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Development Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Development Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) .NET
1 10 (43.48%) J2EE
2 2 (8.70%) Ajax
2 2 (8.70%) CSS
2 2 (8.70%) Ext JS
2 2 (8.70%) HTML
2 2 (8.70%) Java SE
2 2 (8.70%) JAX-WS
2 2 (8.70%) JPA
2 2 (8.70%) jQuery
2 2 (8.70%) JSR 170
2 2 (8.70%) OSGi
2 2 (8.70%) SAML
2 2 (8.70%) SOAP
2 2 (8.70%) Spring
2 2 (8.70%) Spring MVC
2 2 (8.70%) Struts
2 2 (8.70%) Web Services
2 2 (8.70%) XHTML
2 2 (8.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Virtual Team
2 10 (43.48%) Social Media
3 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (17.39%) Mobile App
4 2 (8.70%) Clustering
4 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.70%) PMI
4 2 (8.70%) Replication
5 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Solaris
2 2 (8.70%) Unix
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (65.22%) OO
3 13 (56.52%) Digital Marketing
4 11 (47.83%) Analytics
5 10 (43.48%) B2C
5 10 (43.48%) Enterprise Architecture
5 10 (43.48%) Open Source
5 10 (43.48%) SOA
5 10 (43.48%) Technical Architecture
5 10 (43.48%) TOGAF
5 10 (43.48%) Zachman Framework
6 8 (34.78%) Big Data Analytics
6 8 (34.78%) Data Analytics
7 5 (21.74%) BDD
7 5 (21.74%) Information Management
7 5 (21.74%) Mathematics
7 5 (21.74%) TDD
8 4 (17.39%) Coaching
8 4 (17.39%) IT Strategy
8 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) PMI Certification
1 4 (17.39%) PMP
2 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.35%) CISA
3 1 (4.35%) CISM
3 1 (4.35%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) PMO
2 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Adobe
2 3 (13.04%) CA Agile Central
2 3 (13.04%) IBM
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.35%) Citrix
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