Period
to 16 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 6 months to 16 December 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
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 52 62
Rank change year-on-year -17 +10 +13
Contract jobs citing Legal 5 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.72% 0.44% 0.34%
As % of the General category 3.76% 1.57% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Lancashire median daily rate £360 £300 £296
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +1.35% -53.75%
North West median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.58% +9.29% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Lancashire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - £27.50

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 Lancashire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 133 127 141
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 19.16% 27.73% 23.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 75 94
Lancashire median daily rate £450 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -23.41%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £135
90th Percentile £596 £646 £556
North West median daily rate £413 £413 £400
% change year-on-year - +3.13% -4.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 20 25
Lancashire median hourly rate £29.21 £42.50 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.27% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £21.03 £20.41 £16.95
90th Percentile £44.35 £50.62 £65.17
North West median hourly rate £23.65 £22.67 £28.18
% change year-on-year +4.31% -19.54% -7.10%

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Legal in Lancashire

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Legal in Lancashire

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Legal in Lancashire over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Legal in Lancashire

Legal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Legal in Lancashire

Legal
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 16 December 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
Blackpool - 2 £360 - 1
Preston - 1 - - 3
Legal
North West

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Legal.

1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (40.00%) Service Design
2 2 (40.00%) Collaborative Working
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Mindset
2 2 (40.00%) Decision-Making
2 2 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (40.00%) Data-Driven Decision Making
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Data Management
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) Data Extraction
2 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (20.00%) APMP
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) UX Design
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) Degree

Legal
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 (60.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Primavera
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Content Designer
1 2 (40.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Analytics
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Collaborative Working
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Data Analytics
1 2 (40.00%) Data Extraction
1 2 (40.00%) Data Management
1 2 (40.00%) Data-Driven Decision Making
1 2 (40.00%) Decision-Making
1 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (40.00%) Service Design
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (20.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (20.00%) SFIA
2 1 (20.00%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) APMP
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft