The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in contract job vacancies advertised in Luton. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Bedfordshire / Luton
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 23 23
Rank change year-on-year -3 0  
Contract jobs citing Legal 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 0.63% 0.70% 0.72%
As % of the General category 2.22% 1.75% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £650 £500 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.00% +66.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £450 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £550 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year -3.33% +5.26%  

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 Luton with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Luton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 45 57 61
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 28.30% 40.14% 43.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 45 87
Median daily rate £480 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.05% +18.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £106
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £619 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +3.12% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Median hourly rate - £46.07 £51.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -10.19%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for Legal in Luton

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Legal in Luton

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Luton region with a requirement for Legal.

1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) People Management
2 1 (50.00%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling

Legal
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Security Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Information Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) People Management
1 2 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment