The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 29 March 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 75 69
Rank change year-on-year +15 -6  
Contract jobs citing Legal 30 22 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.95% 1.54% 1.53%
As % of the General category 10.79% 4.80% 5.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 9 10
Median daily rate £411 £388 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.12% -0.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £320 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £463 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £390
% change year-on-year +3.22% -0.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.50 £39.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -70.51% +95.00%  

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 Leeds with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 278 458 317
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 27.36% 32.01% 27.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 318 206
Median daily rate £415 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 11
Median hourly rate £39.00 £13.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +200.00% -38.09%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £10.75 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.70 £28.43 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% +20.00%  

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Legal in Leeds

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Legal in Leeds over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Legal in Leeds

Legal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Legal in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Legal.

1 30 (52.63%) Finance
2 19 (33.33%) Project Management
3 14 (24.56%) MS Office
4 13 (22.81%) Dynamics AX
5 12 (21.05%) Windows
6 11 (19.30%) ERP
6 11 (19.30%) Product Management
6 11 (19.30%) Windows 7
6 11 (19.30%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (19.30%) Mentoring
7 9 (15.79%) Data Analytics
7 9 (15.79%) Analytics
7 9 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (15.79%) ITIL
7 9 (15.79%) Active Directory
8 7 (12.28%) Blackberry
8 7 (12.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 7 (12.28%) Windows XP
8 7 (12.28%) Problem Management
8 7 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (10.53%) iPhone
9 6 (10.53%) iPad
9 6 (10.53%) ITSM
9 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
10 5 (8.77%) Web Application Development
10 5 (8.77%) User Experience
10 5 (8.77%) Law
10 5 (8.77%) Publishing
10 5 (8.77%) SEO
11 4 (7.02%) Management Information System

Legal
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 7 (12.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.75%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.75%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (24.56%) MS Office
2 4 (7.02%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (22.81%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) Internet
2 1 (1.75%) Extranet
2 1 (1.75%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) Apache Hive
1 1 (1.75%) Big Data
1 1 (1.75%) Data Mining
1 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
1 1 (1.75%) HBase
1 1 (1.75%) MySQL
1 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (1.75%) QlikView
General
1 30 (52.63%) Finance
2 5 (8.77%) Law
2 5 (8.77%) Publishing
3 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.75%) Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (36.84%) Analyst
2 11 (19.30%) Service Analyst
2 11 (19.30%) Service Desk Analyst
3 9 (15.79%) Project Manager
4 8 (14.04%) Legal Analyst
5 7 (12.28%) Consultant
5 7 (12.28%) Dynamics AX Consultant
6 6 (10.53%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (10.53%) ERP Consultant
7 5 (8.77%) Content Designer
7 5 (8.77%) Designer
8 4 (7.02%) Commercial Manager
8 4 (7.02%) Functional Analyst
8 4 (7.02%) IT Trainer
8 4 (7.02%) Support Analyst
8 4 (7.02%) Trainer
9 3 (5.26%) Business Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) Contracts Manager
9 3 (5.26%) Help Desk Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) Help Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) .NET
1 1 (1.75%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.30%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.28%) Blackberry
3 6 (10.53%) iPad
3 6 (10.53%) iPhone
4 5 (8.77%) User Experience
5 4 (7.02%) Management Information System
5 4 (7.02%) NHS
6 3 (5.26%) e-Learning
6 3 (5.26%) Social Media
7 1 (1.75%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.05%) Windows
2 11 (19.30%) Windows 7
3 7 (12.28%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.33%) Project Management
2 11 (19.30%) ERP
2 11 (19.30%) Mentoring
2 11 (19.30%) Product Management
3 9 (15.79%) Analytics
3 9 (15.79%) Data Analytics
3 9 (15.79%) ITIL
3 9 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (12.28%) Problem Management
5 6 (10.53%) ITSM
6 5 (8.77%) SEO
6 5 (8.77%) Web Application Development
7 3 (5.26%) Coaching
7 3 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (5.26%) Quality Management
7 3 (5.26%) Test Scripting
8 2 (3.51%) CRM
8 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2
8 2 (3.51%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.51%) Java
2 1 (1.75%) Python
2 1 (1.75%) SQL
2 1 (1.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) MOS
2 2 (3.51%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.75%) CCA
3 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 9 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.75%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) Ansible
1 1 (1.75%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (1.75%) Nagios
1 1 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (1.75%) Puppet
1 1 (1.75%) Salt
Vendors
1 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle
2 1 (1.75%) Red Hat
2 1 (1.75%) SaltStack