Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 6 months to 17 November 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
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 49 49
Rank change year-on-year +13 0 -8
Contract jobs citing Legal 12 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 2.44% 0.66% 1.55%
As % of the General category 8.76% 2.48% 4.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 8
Merseyside median daily rate £350 £498 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.65% +10.56% +40.63%
10th Percentile £278 £425 £337
90th Percentile £443 £572 £575
North West median daily rate £383 £350 £388
% change year-on-year +9.29% -9.68% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Merseyside median hourly rate - - £12.00
North West median hourly rate - £27.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year - +129.17% +21.52%

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 Merseyside with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Merseyside
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 137 161 241
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 27.85% 26.52% 31.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 106 112
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% -7.50% +10.34%
10th Percentile £221 £187 £214
90th Percentile £524 £513 £536
North West median daily rate £413 £400 £415
% change year-on-year +3.13% -3.61% +10.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 6
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.00 £22.42 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.02% +86.85% -54.72%
10th Percentile £11.23 £12.48 £11.00
90th Percentile £20.18 £33.36 £16.75
North West median hourly rate £22.35 £23.92 £30.52
% change year-on-year -6.59% -21.62% +34.63%

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Legal in Merseyside

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Legal in Merseyside

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Legal in Merseyside over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Legal in Merseyside

Legal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Legal in Merseyside

Legal
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Liverpool +11 12 £350 -39.13%
Legal
North West

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Legal.

1 5 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (41.67%) Data Protection
2 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (33.33%) GDPR
2 4 (33.33%) Information Security
3 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (25.00%) Information Security Management
3 3 (25.00%) Security Management
3 3 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (25.00%) Patch Management
3 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (25.00%) ISMS
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Stress Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 2 (16.67%) Functional Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Data Privacy
4 2 (16.67%) Finance
4 2 (16.67%) Law
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) JIRA
4 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Replication
5 1 (8.33%) Degree
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Legal
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Law
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) GDPR Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Information Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Business Process Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Data Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Data Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Data Protection Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Data Protection Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Data Quality Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Governance Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Information Governance Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Information Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Legal Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Onboarding Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Process Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (8.33%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Data Protection
2 4 (33.33%) Information Security
3 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (25.00%) Information Security Management
3 3 (25.00%) ISMS
3 3 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (25.00%) Patch Management
3 3 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Security Management
3 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Data Privacy
4 2 (16.67%) Functional Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Stress Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (33.33%) GDPR
3 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) HP
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft