Period
to 27 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 6 months to 27 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 73 85
Rank change year-on-year +10 +12 -6
Contract jobs citing Legal 28 11 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.16% 0.78% 1.36%
As % of the General category 6.28% 1.88% 4.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 13
Hertfordshire median daily rate £350 £450 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% -18.18% +22.22%
10th Percentile £273 £388 £402
90th Percentile £438 £505 £648
East of England median daily rate £350 £406 £425
% change year-on-year -13.85% -4.41% -5.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - £16.00 -
East of England median hourly rate - £20.00 -

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 446 585 508
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 34.47% 41.43% 31.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 293 202
Hertfordshire median daily rate £405 £420 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.57% +6.33% +1.94%
10th Percentile £225 £245 £225
90th Percentile £600 £550 £575
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 15 39
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £20.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.00% +19.42% -0.31%
10th Percentile £11.33 £11.95 £14.50
90th Percentile £40.00 £39.20 £39.00
East of England median hourly rate £34.00 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% -7.69% +8.33%

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Legal in Hertfordshire

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Legal in Hertfordshire

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Legal in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Legal in Hertfordshire

Legal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal in Hertfordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Legal in Hertfordshire

Legal
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 27 July 2017. 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
Watford +7 15 - -
Hatfield - 6 £338 -
Letchworth - 4 £305 -
Legal
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Legal.

1 17 (60.71%) Finance
2 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (28.57%) Project Management
5 7 (25.00%) Information Security
6 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Project
6 6 (21.43%) MS Visio
6 6 (21.43%) CA
6 6 (21.43%) Statistical Analysis
6 6 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (21.43%) ISMS
6 6 (21.43%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 5 (17.86%) IFS
7 5 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (17.86%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (14.29%) Workflow
8 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
8 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
8 4 (14.29%) Office 365
8 4 (14.29%) Degree
9 3 (10.71%) IT Strategy
9 3 (10.71%) Scenario Testing
9 3 (10.71%) Mobile Device Management
9 3 (10.71%) Test Planning
9 3 (10.71%) Software Testing
9 3 (10.71%) Requirements Management
9 3 (10.71%) JIRA

Legal
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.57%) CMS
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (21.43%) MS Visio
2 6 (21.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Office 365
2 3 (10.71%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (10.71%) OneDrive
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Informix
2 1 (3.57%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (10.71%) JIRA
3 1 (3.57%) Protractor
3 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 17 (60.71%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Information Officer
2 4 (14.29%) Information Security Officer
2 4 (14.29%) Security Officer
3 3 (10.71%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (10.71%) IT Manager
3 3 (10.71%) IT Project Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Junior
3 3 (10.71%) Junior Software Tester
3 3 (10.71%) Junior Tester
3 3 (10.71%) Project Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Service Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Services Delivery Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Software Tester
3 3 (10.71%) Technical Delivery Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Technical Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Technical Service Delivery Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Technical Services Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) .NET
1 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (3.57%) CAML
2 1 (3.57%) CSS
2 1 (3.57%) Entity Framework
2 1 (3.57%) jQuery
2 1 (3.57%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) IVR
2 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
2 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Project Management
2 7 (25.00%) Information Security
3 6 (21.43%) ISMS
3 6 (21.43%) Statistical Analysis
4 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.86%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 4 (14.29%) Workflow
6 3 (10.71%) Data Modelling
6 3 (10.71%) Identity Management
6 3 (10.71%) IT Strategy
6 3 (10.71%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (10.71%) Requirements Management
6 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
6 3 (10.71%) Software Testing
6 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (10.71%) Test Planning
6 3 (10.71%) Use Case
6 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) C#
1 2 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
2 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.57%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (3.57%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) CA
3 5 (17.86%) IFS
4 3 (10.71%) HP
5 2 (7.14%) SAP
6 1 (3.57%) Avaya
6 1 (3.57%) Mitel
6 1 (3.57%) Nintex
6 1 (3.57%) Red Hat