Period
to 18 January 2018

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 18 January 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
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 21 28
Contract jobs citing Legal 0 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Halifax - 4.88% 2.88%
As % of the General category - 7.69% 3.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 9
Halifax median daily rate - £420 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.70% +2.27%
West Yorkshire median daily rate £313 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -25.60% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Halifax median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £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 Halifax with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Halifax
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 89 104 185
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Halifax 63.57% 63.41% 76.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 94 155
Halifax median daily rate £403 £395 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.90% +10.96% -14.73%
10th Percentile £297 £259 £277
90th Percentile £488 £458 £469
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £382
% change year-on-year - +4.85% -1.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Halifax median hourly rate £18.75 - £16.50
10th Percentile £18.13 - £15.75
90th Percentile £19.38 - £17.25
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £13.60 £15.50
% change year-on-year +47.11% -12.29% -48.33%

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