Period
to 25 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in contract job vacancies advertised in the North East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 6 months to 25 September 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 > North East
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 94 136
Rank change year-on-year +15 +42 -34
Contract jobs citing Legal 27 5 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.21% 0.41% 1.16%
As % of the General category 12.00% 2.30% 8.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 4 31
North East median daily rate £550 £291 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +88.84% +16.50% -35.06%
10th Percentile £340 £200 £205
90th Percentile £688 £467 £725
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £27.00 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% +33.33% +9.09%

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 North East with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 225 217 424
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 18.46% 17.79% 14.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 153 291
North East median daily rate £395 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.86% -1.41% -11.25%
10th Percentile £213 £214 £205
90th Percentile £660 £612 £563
England median daily rate £480 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 11
North East median hourly rate £15.90 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.20% - +122.67%
10th Percentile £12.27 £21.05 £11.72
90th Percentile £35.65 £38.33 £28.50
England median hourly rate £24.00 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year -5.88% +10.87% -

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Legal in the North East

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Legal in the North East

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Legal in the North East over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Legal in the North East

Legal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Legal in the North East

Legal
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the North East region over the 6 months to 25 September 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
Tyne and Wear +13 25 £575 +119.05% 9
Durham - 1 £385 - 6
Legal
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 North East region with a requirement for Legal.

1 19 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
2 7 (25.93%) Web Application Development
2 7 (25.93%) Degree
2 7 (25.93%) Project Management
2 7 (25.93%) Management Information System
2 7 (25.93%) Publishing
3 6 (22.22%) Finance
3 6 (22.22%) Business Development
3 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 6 (22.22%) SDLC
4 5 (18.52%) SFIA
4 5 (18.52%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 4 (14.81%) Customer-Centricity
5 4 (14.81%) SANS
5 4 (14.81%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (14.81%) DevOps
5 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
5 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (14.81%) Microservices
5 4 (14.81%) CISMP
5 4 (14.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (14.81%) CRISC
5 4 (14.81%) Open Source
5 4 (14.81%) Security Architecture
5 4 (14.81%) Information Security Management
5 4 (14.81%) Security Management
5 4 (14.81%) Java
5 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
5 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management

Legal
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) GitHub
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) SMS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (25.93%) Publishing
2 6 (22.22%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Content Designer
1 8 (29.63%) Designer
2 7 (25.93%) Project Manager
3 6 (22.22%) IT Manager
3 6 (22.22%) IT Project Manager
4 4 (14.81%) Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Technical Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Java Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Java Technical Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Migration Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Migration Project Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Risk Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Security Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Delivery Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Junior IT Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Junior IT Project Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Junior Project Manager
6 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Management Information System
2 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.11%) User Experience
4 2 (7.41%) Social Media
5 1 (3.70%) Blog
5 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.93%) Project Management
2 7 (25.93%) Web Application Development
3 6 (22.22%) Business Development
3 6 (22.22%) SDLC
4 5 (18.52%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 5 (18.52%) SFIA
5 4 (14.81%) Customer-Centricity
5 4 (14.81%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (14.81%) DevOps
5 4 (14.81%) Information Security
5 4 (14.81%) Information Security Management
5 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
5 4 (14.81%) Microservices
5 4 (14.81%) Open Source
5 4 (14.81%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
5 4 (14.81%) Security Architecture
5 4 (14.81%) Security Management
5 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) Java
2 1 (3.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Degree
1 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
2 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 4 (14.81%) CISMP
3 4 (14.81%) CRISC
3 4 (14.81%) SANS
4 1 (3.70%) APMP
4 1 (3.70%) CISM
4 1 (3.70%) CISSP
4 1 (3.70%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 1 (3.70%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.70%) ISAE 3402
2 1 (3.70%) QA