Period
to 24 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in contract job vacancies advertised in Kent. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 6 months to 24 January 2019 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
South East > Kent
6 months to
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 47 63 39
Rank change year-on-year +16 -24 +14
Contract jobs citing Legal 4 8 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.09% 1.49% 3.81%
As % of the General category 2.94% 4.71% 8.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 13
Kent median daily rate £196 £375 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -47.67% -21.05% +239.29%
10th Percentile £167 £231 £403
90th Percentile £239 £638 £505
South East median daily rate £475 £438 £413
% change year-on-year +8.57% +6.06% +4.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £26.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.02% -5.00% +81.82%

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 Kent with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 136 170 211
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 37.06% 31.66% 44.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 135 162
Kent median daily rate £475 £400 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -3.32% +10.33%
10th Percentile £233 £179 £193
90th Percentile £675 £656 £565
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 0
Kent median hourly rate £40.00 £41.15 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.80% - -
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £24.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year +45.83% -5.88% +2.00%

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Legal in Kent

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Legal in Kent

Legal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Legal in Kent

Legal
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Kent region over the 6 months to 24 January 2019. 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
Chatham - 1 - -
Legal
South East

For the 6 months to 24 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Legal also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Legal.

1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (50.00%) Contract Management
3 1 (25.00%) IFRS
3 1 (25.00%) Planning and Forecasting
3 1 (25.00%) SAP BPC
3 1 (25.00%) SAP HANA
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) SAS
3 1 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

Legal
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 (25.00%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SAP HANA
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) IT Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Procurement Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Architect
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Architect
2 1 (25.00%) SAP BPC Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Contract Management
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Planning and Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) IFRS
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) SAP