Period
to 25 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in contract job vacancies advertised in Halifax. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 6 months to 25 July 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.

Legal
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 33 25
Rank change year-on-year +14 -8 +4
Contract jobs citing Legal 5 3 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Halifax 3.57% 1.19% 4.64%
As % of the General category 4.72% 1.61% 6.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 12
Halifax median daily rate £383 £356 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.44% -4.43% -6.88%
10th Percentile £356 £351 £290
90th Percentile £413 £395 £400
West Yorkshire median daily rate £370 £375 £365
% change year-on-year -1.33% +2.74% -5.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Halifax median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £10.00

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 Halifax with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Halifax
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 106 186 221
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax 75.71% 73.52% 68.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 159 174
Halifax median daily rate £391 £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.19% +12.36% -10.10%
10th Percentile £305 £300 £263
90th Percentile £514 £459 £475
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Halifax median hourly rate - - £40.00
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.63 £12.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year +61.76% -63.57% +133.33%

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

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

Job vacancy trend for Legal in Halifax

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Legal in Halifax

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Legal.

1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) SGML
2 1 (20.00%) Law
2 1 (20.00%) Publishing

Legal
Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax 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:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Law
2 1 (20.00%) Publishing
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) HR Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) HR Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Regulatory Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) SGML
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft