Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 91 55
Rank change year-on-year -1 -36 +15
Contract jobs citing Legal 11 16 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.11% 1.83% 2.80%
As % of the General category 4.04% 4.76% 6.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 18
Essex median daily rate £488 £403 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.12% -5.29% +4.94%
10th Percentile £405 £219 £313
90th Percentile £500 £550 £490
East of England median daily rate £425 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +21.43% -12.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Essex median hourly rate £35.00 - £42.50
East of England median hourly rate £35.50 - £20.00

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 272 336 372
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 27.34% 38.36% 41.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 228 159
Essex median daily rate £525 £513 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +36.67% -
10th Percentile £328 £282 £225
90th Percentile £600 £600 £525
East of England median daily rate £463 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +5.71% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 28 99
Essex median hourly rate £33.00 £35.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.71% +40.00% -21.88%
10th Percentile £16.05 £21.23 £15.75
90th Percentile £66.00 £61.83 £45.00
East of England median hourly rate £19.50 £32.75 £28.19
% change year-on-year -40.46% +16.18% -13.26%

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 19 August 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 19 August 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
Colchester +2 3 - -
Brentwood +8 1 - -
Basildon - 1 £475 - 1
Legal
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) SCCM
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) Configuration Management
4 5 (45.45%) Blackberry
4 5 (45.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (45.45%) Apple
4 5 (45.45%) VPN
4 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
4 5 (45.45%) Finance
4 5 (45.45%) Clearswift
4 5 (45.45%) Supplier Management
4 5 (45.45%) Smartphone
4 5 (45.45%) Android
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (45.45%) Proofpoint
4 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (45.45%) Office 365
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Intune
4 5 (45.45%) iTunes
5 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
6 3 (27.27%) Law
6 3 (27.27%) SQL
6 3 (27.27%) Mobile Computing
6 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (18.18%) Qlik Sense
7 2 (18.18%) Performance Optimisation
7 2 (18.18%) User Experience
7 2 (18.18%) Data Visualisation

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 5 (45.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (45.45%) iTunes
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (45.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (18.18%) Qlik Sense
1 2 (18.18%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) AccuRev
1 1 (9.09%) Ant
1 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
1 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) HP UFT
1 1 (9.09%) Hudson
1 1 (9.09%) IntelliJ
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) JMeter
1 1 (9.09%) JUnit
1 1 (9.09%) Maven
1 1 (9.09%) QF-Test
1 1 (9.09%) Selenium
1 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Law
3 2 (18.18%) Front Office
3 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Messaging Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Build Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Lead Analyst Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Lead Developer
2 2 (18.18%) QlikView Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) QlikView Developer
2 2 (18.18%) SCCM Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Tester
3 1 (9.09%) E-Business Support
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange 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 1 (9.09%) CSS
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) Java SE
1 1 (9.09%) SOAP
1 1 (9.09%) Spring
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
1 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Blackberry
1 5 (45.45%) Smartphone
2 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (18.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Android
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Solaris
4 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Configuration Management
2 5 (45.45%) Supplier Management
3 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
4 2 (18.18%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Optimisation
4 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
4 2 (18.18%) Time Management
4 2 (18.18%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) BDD
5 1 (9.09%) E-business
5 1 (9.09%) Information Management
5 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
5 1 (9.09%) TDD
5 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
5 1 (9.09%) User Stories
5 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) Java 8
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
1 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) SCCM
2 5 (45.45%) 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 2 (18.18%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (9.09%) HP