The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 24 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
England / Midlands
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 - 25
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Legal 7 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 7.00% - 0.58%
As % of the General category 17.95% - 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £550 - £400
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 £16.00 £9.88 £15.00
% change year-on-year +62.02% -34.16%  

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 the Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 39 59 63
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 39.00% 31.55% 36.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 45 22
Median daily rate £500 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £350 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £745
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.38 £22.67
% change year-on-year +23.07% +7.54%  

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the Midlands 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 the Midlands

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Legal in the Midlands

Legal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Legal in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Legal.

1 7 (77.78%) .NET
1 7 (77.78%) Web Services
1 7 (77.78%) ETL
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (77.78%) TDD
1 7 (77.78%) Web Development
1 7 (77.78%) QA
1 7 (77.78%) Blog
1 7 (77.78%) User Stories
1 7 (77.78%) DevOps
1 7 (77.78%) Mentoring
1 7 (77.78%) User Experience
1 7 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (77.78%) Open Source
2 6 (66.67%) Rapid Prototyping
2 6 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) Local Government
3 1 (11.11%) SEEBURGER
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (11.11%) PMO
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Logistics
3 1 (11.11%) SAP GTS
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement

Legal
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP GTS
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Architect
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Technical Architect
2 4 (44.44%) C# Architect
2 4 (44.44%) Technical Architect
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Lead .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Lead C# Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Lead Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Public Sector Programme Manager
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
1 7 (77.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Blog
1 7 (77.78%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (77.78%) DevOps
1 7 (77.78%) ETL
1 7 (77.78%) Mentoring
1 7 (77.78%) Open Source
1 7 (77.78%) TDD
1 7 (77.78%) User Stories
1 7 (77.78%) Web Development
2 6 (66.67%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (11.11%) Logistics
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (77.78%) QA
2 1 (11.11%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) SAP
1 1 (11.11%) SEEBURGER