Period
to 18 January 2018

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 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 79 90
Rank change year-on-year 0 +11 -7
Contract jobs citing Legal 21 18 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.36% 1.28% 0.28%
As % of the General category 3.46% 3.66% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 3
Hertfordshire median daily rate £313 £450 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.56% -28.00% +19.05%
10th Percentile £256 £379 £423
90th Percentile £513 £515 £638
East of England median daily rate £389 £350 £563
% change year-on-year +11.07% -37.78% +18.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% - -
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year -2.78% -40.50% -

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 607 492 581
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 39.26% 35.02% 41.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 295 269
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.57% +9.38% +2.24%
10th Percentile £244 £205 £210
90th Percentile £588 £547 £575
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -0.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 16 51
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.03% -29.07% +40.61%
10th Percentile £12.90 £11.32 £12.63
90th Percentile £41.80 £44.09 £37.50
East of England median hourly rate £37.50 £24.69 £26.25
% change year-on-year +51.90% -5.95% +16.67%

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 18 January 2018.

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 18 January 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
Watford -2 14 - - 1
Hatfield 0 3 £300 -33.33%
Hemel Hempstead +3 1 - - 1
Rickmansworth - 1 £300 -
Waltham Cross - 1 £600 -
Legal
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 13 (61.90%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) Project Management
3 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (23.81%) Software Testing
4 5 (23.81%) Workflow
4 5 (23.81%) JIRA
4 5 (23.81%) Matrix Management
4 5 (23.81%) HP
4 5 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (23.81%) Waterfall
4 5 (23.81%) Test Planning
4 5 (23.81%) Virtual Team
5 4 (19.05%) ISMS
5 4 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (19.05%) Information Security
6 3 (14.29%) CA
6 3 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
6 3 (14.29%) Degree
6 3 (14.29%) MS Visio
6 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 3 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 2 (9.52%) IT Audit
7 2 (9.52%) IFS
7 2 (9.52%) iTrent
7 2 (9.52%) Dashboard Development
7 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (9.52%) Office 365

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:

Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
1 3 (14.29%) MS Visio
1 3 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) iTrent
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (9.52%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (9.52%) OLTP
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2016
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) JIRA
1 5 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (61.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 7 (33.33%) Senior Manager
1 7 (33.33%) Senior Project Manager
2 5 (23.81%) Junior
2 5 (23.81%) Junior Software Tester
2 5 (23.81%) Junior Tester
2 5 (23.81%) Software Tester
2 5 (23.81%) Tester
3 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Information Officer
4 3 (14.29%) Information Security Officer
4 3 (14.29%) Security Officer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Service Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Deployment Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Deployment Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) MIS Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Report Developer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Virtual Team
2 1 (4.76%) Blog
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Project Management
2 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) Matrix Management
3 5 (23.81%) Software Testing
3 5 (23.81%) Test Planning
3 5 (23.81%) Waterfall
3 5 (23.81%) Workflow
4 4 (19.05%) Information Security
4 4 (19.05%) ISMS
5 3 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.52%) CRM
6 2 (9.52%) Dashboard Development
6 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Data Validation
6 2 (9.52%) IT Audit
6 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
6 2 (9.52%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.52%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
1 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) CCNA
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.76%) CISM
3 1 (4.76%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (4.76%) GDPR
3 1 (4.76%) ISO 9001
3 1 (4.76%) PMO
3 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) HP
2 3 (14.29%) CA
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) IFS
3 2 (9.52%) SAP