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 3 months to 24 April 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
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 21 15
Rank change year-on-year +5 -6  
Contract jobs citing Legal 3 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Halifax 3.57% 2.13% 7.27%
As % of the General category 4.29% 2.50% 11.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 8
Median daily rate £370 £378 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.98% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £356 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £400 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £390
% change year-on-year +6.66% -3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £39.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -62.82% +110.81%  

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 70 80 109
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax 83.33% 85.11% 66.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 72 83
Median daily rate £391 £405 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.39% +11.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £318 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year +7.14% +16.66%  

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Halifax 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 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 24 April 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 5 (83.33%) Banking
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (33.33%) PMO
4 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
5 1 (16.67%) QA
5 1 (16.67%) Retail
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (16.67%) Data Entry
5 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills

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 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
General
1 5 (83.33%) Banking
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) HR Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Banking Project Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Business Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (16.67%) HR Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Regulatory Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Resource Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Entry
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) PMO
2 1 (16.67%) QA