Period
to 22 July 2018

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 6 months to 22 July 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
England > Midlands
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 152 131
Rank change year-on-year +31 -21 +26
Contract jobs citing Legal 142 94 142
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.73% 1.21% 1.48%
As % of the General category 6.14% 3.76% 5.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 64 89
Midlands median daily rate £403 £398 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.26% -3.05% +2.50%
10th Percentile £250 £258 £279
90th Percentile £525 £553 £540
England median daily rate £440 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -2.22% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 - -
England median hourly rate £26.00 £17.00 £18.99
% change year-on-year +52.94% -10.46% +11.68%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2,312 2,500 2,753
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 28.15% 32.06% 28.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,336 1,577 1,737
Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - -
10th Percentile £250 £255 £225
90th Percentile £575 £550 £575
England median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 93 78
Midlands median hourly rate £18.52 £23.95 £19.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.67% +22.48% -16.79%
10th Percentile £10.77 £11.33 £9.72
90th Percentile £43.75 £52.50 £56.90
England median hourly rate £26.93 £24.23 £25.00
% change year-on-year +11.17% -3.10% +11.11%

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Legal in the Midlands over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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

Legal
Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 July 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
West Midlands -3 76 £414 +3.44% 41
East Midlands +38 69 £375 - 16
Legal
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Legal.

1 66 (46.48%) Finance
2 35 (24.65%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (23.94%) Project Management
4 31 (21.83%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (19.01%) Change Management
5 27 (19.01%) Stakeholder Management
6 26 (18.31%) Degree
7 19 (13.38%) GDPR
8 18 (12.68%) User Experience
8 18 (12.68%) Data Protection
9 16 (11.27%) Information Security
9 16 (11.27%) Microsoft
9 16 (11.27%) SharePoint
9 16 (11.27%) Microsoft Excel
10 15 (10.56%) SAP
10 15 (10.56%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (10.56%) User Stories
11 14 (9.86%) Analytics
11 14 (9.86%) Problem-Solving
11 14 (9.86%) SQL Server
11 14 (9.86%) Marketing
12 13 (9.15%) B2B
12 13 (9.15%) Publishing
12 13 (9.15%) Prototyping
13 12 (8.45%) Wireframes
13 12 (8.45%) Guerrilla Testing
13 12 (8.45%) InVision
13 12 (8.45%) Task Model
13 12 (8.45%) Rapid Prototyping
13 12 (8.45%) Axure RP

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:

Application Platforms
1 16 (11.27%) SharePoint
2 9 (6.34%) Confluence
3 8 (5.63%) K2 blackpearl
3 8 (5.63%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (1.41%) Apache
4 2 (1.41%) Documentum
5 1 (0.70%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.70%) CMS
5 1 (0.70%) MindAlign
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (11.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (8.45%) InVision
3 11 (7.75%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (7.75%) UserZoom
4 6 (4.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (1.41%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.70%) Siemens NX
6 1 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.70%) ResourceLink
2 1 (0.70%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.70%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.70%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.52%) Office 365
3 4 (2.82%) OneDrive
3 4 (2.82%) Yammer
4 1 (0.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.82%) Skype
2 2 (1.41%) SMS
3 1 (0.70%) DNS
3 1 (0.70%) Firewall
3 1 (0.70%) Internet
3 1 (0.70%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.86%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (4.93%) Power BI
3 7 (4.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.11%) EDRMS
5 3 (2.11%) MySQL
6 2 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.70%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 12 (8.45%) Axure RP
2 9 (6.34%) JIRA
3 3 (2.11%) ERwin
3 3 (2.11%) Toad
General
1 66 (46.48%) Finance
2 14 (9.86%) Marketing
3 13 (9.15%) Publishing
4 7 (4.93%) Law
5 4 (2.82%) Banking
5 4 (2.82%) Retail
6 3 (2.11%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.41%) Back Office
7 2 (1.41%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.70%) Automotive
8 1 (0.70%) Hindi Language
8 1 (0.70%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.70%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.70%) Japanese Language
8 1 (0.70%) Local Government
8 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (20.42%) Project Manager
2 16 (11.27%) Analyst
3 14 (9.86%) Designer
4 13 (9.15%) Content Designer
5 9 (6.34%) Developer
6 8 (5.63%) Change Manager
6 8 (5.63%) User Experience Researcher
7 7 (4.93%) Delivery Manager
8 6 (4.23%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (3.52%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 5 (3.52%) Senior Manager
10 4 (2.82%) GDPR Project Manager
10 4 (2.82%) HR Manager
10 4 (2.82%) Office 365 Engineer
10 4 (2.82%) Performance Analyst
10 4 (2.82%) Programme Manager
10 4 (2.82%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
10 4 (2.82%) Senior Performance Analyst
11 3 (2.11%) Information Assurance Officer
11 3 (2.11%) Information Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.45%) HTML
2 9 (6.34%) CSS
3 8 (5.63%) .NET
4 6 (4.23%) SAP Smart Forms
5 3 (2.11%) Middleware
6 1 (0.70%) Angular 2
6 1 (0.70%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.70%) JSON
6 1 (0.70%) LAMP
6 1 (0.70%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (0.70%) Spring
6 1 (0.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (24.65%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (12.68%) User Experience
3 11 (7.75%) Management Information System
4 9 (6.34%) Social Media
5 4 (2.82%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.11%) CESG
6 3 (2.11%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (2.11%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.11%) FMCG
7 2 (1.41%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.41%) Freedom of Information
7 2 (1.41%) Smartcard
7 2 (1.41%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.70%) Clustering
8 1 (0.70%) EPoS
8 1 (0.70%) Freedom of Information Act
8 1 (0.70%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.70%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.70%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.34%) Android
1 9 (6.34%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.11%) Linux
2 3 (2.11%) Windows
3 2 (1.41%) CentOS
3 2 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (23.94%) Project Management
2 31 (21.83%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (19.01%) Change Management
3 27 (19.01%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (12.68%) Data Protection
5 16 (11.27%) Information Security
6 15 (10.56%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (10.56%) User Stories
7 14 (9.86%) Analytics
7 14 (9.86%) Problem-Solving
8 13 (9.15%) B2B
8 13 (9.15%) Prototyping
9 12 (8.45%) Benchmarking
9 12 (8.45%) Business Development
9 12 (8.45%) Guerrilla Testing
9 12 (8.45%) Rapid Prototyping
9 12 (8.45%) Task Model
9 12 (8.45%) Usability Testing
9 12 (8.45%) Wireframes
10 11 (7.75%) Ethnography
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.45%) SQL
2 10 (7.04%) JavaScript
3 8 (5.63%) C#
4 6 (4.23%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.41%) Java
5 2 (1.41%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.70%) C
6 1 (0.70%) Python
6 1 (0.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (18.31%) Degree
2 11 (7.75%) PMI Certification
2 11 (7.75%) PMP
3 9 (6.34%) Security Cleared
4 6 (4.23%) BPSS Clearance
4 6 (4.23%) SC Cleared
5 5 (3.52%) CISSP
6 4 (2.82%) CIPD
7 3 (2.11%) CESG Certified Professional
7 3 (2.11%) CISA
8 2 (1.41%) CISM
8 2 (1.41%) HND
8 2 (1.41%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 2 (1.41%) PCI QSA
9 1 (0.70%) HNC
9 1 (0.70%) MCSE
9 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.70%) MySQL Certification
9 1 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (13.38%) GDPR
2 9 (6.34%) PCI DSS
3 6 (4.23%) PMO
4 5 (3.52%) Data Quality
4 5 (3.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (2.11%) QA
5 3 (2.11%) RMADS
6 2 (1.41%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (1.41%) HIPAA
6 2 (1.41%) ISO 22301
6 2 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (1.41%) SLA
7 1 (0.70%) COBIT
7 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 2 (1.41%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.41%) iptables
2 1 (0.70%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (2.82%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (1.41%) SELinux
3 1 (0.70%) Galera Cluster
3 1 (0.70%) Nagios
3 1 (0.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (11.27%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.56%) SAP
3 9 (6.34%) CA Agile Central
4 5 (3.52%) Oracle
5 2 (1.41%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.70%) Ariba
6 1 (0.70%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.70%) Capita
6 1 (0.70%) hybris
6 1 (0.70%) IBM
6 1 (0.70%) Pega
6 1 (0.70%) Percona
6 1 (0.70%) Reuters
6 1 (0.70%) Siebel
6 1 (0.70%) Tableau