Period
to 17 October 2017

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 17 October 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 > North East
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 143 99
Rank change year-on-year +47 -44 -9
Contract jobs citing Legal 5 29 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.41% 0.99% 1.23%
As % of the General category 2.54% 6.81% 5.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 26 15
North East median daily rate £281 £282 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.35% -24.73% +36.36%
10th Percentile £244 £213 £206
90th Percentile £465 £725 £454
England median daily rate £450 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +15.00% +21.21% -17.50%

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 197 426 410
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 16.19% 14.56% 21.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 303 259
North East median daily rate £350 £370 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.41% -10.30% +17.86%
10th Percentile £213 £206 £259
90th Percentile £593 £534 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 16
North East median hourly rate £30.25 £27.50 £12.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +116.96% -30.07%
10th Percentile £22.85 £11.23 £9.88
90th Percentile £43.08 £30.55 £16.15
England median hourly rate £26.50 £24.41 £22.83
% change year-on-year +8.56% +6.92% +1.47%

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 17 October 2017.

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 17 October 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
Tyne and Wear +52 2 £263 +5.00% 1
Durham -4 1 £300 -48.94% 1
Legal
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 North East region with a requirement for Legal.

1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 2 (40.00%) SEO
2 2 (40.00%) Publishing
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Web Application Development
2 2 (40.00%) User Experience
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Pricing Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Power BI
3 1 (20.00%) Invoice Processing
3 1 (20.00%) Content Writing
3 1 (20.00%) Advertising

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Power BI
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Publishing
3 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Content Designer
1 2 (40.00%) Designer
1 2 (40.00%) Digital Content Designer
1 2 (40.00%) Digital Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Content Editor
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Content Editor
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Editor
2 1 (20.00%) Report Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) SSIS Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Freedom of Information
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
1 2 (40.00%) SEO
1 2 (40.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Content Writing
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Invoice Processing
2 1 (20.00%) Pricing Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft