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 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
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 51 54
Rank change year-on-year +11 +3  
Contract jobs citing Legal 13 7 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.28% 0.94% 2.38%
As % of the General category 7.10% 2.33% 7.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 10
Median daily rate £413 £515 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.90% -6.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £445 £423
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £608 £628
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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 183 300 230
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 32.16% 40.32% 32.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 133 102
Median daily rate £400 £425 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +12.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £610
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 8
Median hourly rate £24.00 £30.00 £25.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +18.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £10.63 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.25 £37.75 £36.50
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 Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 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 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 3 months to 24 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford - 10 - - 1
Letchworth - 1 - -
Hatfield - 1 £350 - 1
Legal
East of England

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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Legal.

1 17 (85.00%) Finance
2 9 (45.00%) Project Management
3 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (30.00%) Degree
5 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (25.00%) Office 365
5 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
5 5 (25.00%) OneDrive
5 5 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
6 4 (20.00%) Identity Management
6 4 (20.00%) Information Security
7 3 (15.00%) Use Case
7 3 (15.00%) Requirements Management
7 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
7 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
8 2 (10.00%) ISO27002
8 2 (10.00%) IFS
8 2 (10.00%) ISMS
8 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
8 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
8 2 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (10.00%) Windows

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 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) assyst
1 1 (5.00%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (25.00%) Office 365
1 5 (25.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SAP BW
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Protractor
1 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (85.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Advertising
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Delivery Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Service Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Services Delivery Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Technical Delivery Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Technical Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Technical Service Delivery Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Technical Services Manager
3 1 (5.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (5.00%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Forensic Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Forensic Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Head of Security
3 1 (5.00%) Information Officer
3 1 (5.00%) SAP Financial Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) SAP Functional Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (5.00%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.00%) Cyber Defence
2 1 (5.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Project Management
2 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (20.00%) Identity Management
3 4 (20.00%) Information Security
3 4 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (15.00%) Requirements Management
4 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (15.00%) Use Case
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.00%) Business Development
5 2 (10.00%) ISMS
5 2 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
6 1 (5.00%) Data Management
6 1 (5.00%) Scrum
6 1 (5.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) C#
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
2 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (10.00%) ISO27002
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) CA
2 2 (10.00%) IFS
2 2 (10.00%) SAP
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix
3 1 (5.00%) iManage
3 1 (5.00%) Nokia
3 1 (5.00%) Samsung
3 1 (5.00%) Veritas