Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 98 146
Rank change year-on-year +14 +48 -52
Contract jobs citing Legal 21 7 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.59% 0.57% 0.62%
As % of the General category 8.94% 3.03% 3.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 11
North East median daily rate £513 £300 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +70.83% -28.57% +12.00%
10th Percentile £313 £244 £263
90th Percentile £668 £341 £750
England median daily rate £450 £450 £420
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £24.00 £26.40 £21.75
% change year-on-year -9.09% +21.38% +40.32%

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 235 231 410
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 17.79% 18.70% 15.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 146 289
North East median daily rate £400 £350 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -10.26% -8.02%
10th Percentile £260 £225 £249
90th Percentile £600 £620 £563
England median daily rate £498 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +4.74% +5.56% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 3
North East median hourly rate £15.90 £29.80 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.66% +8.36% +93.66%
10th Percentile £13.00 £15.44 £14.83
90th Percentile £46.00 £102.38 £32.53
England median hourly rate £24.00 £26.61 £23.51
% change year-on-year -9.79% +13.16% -5.96%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 +12 19 £483 +83.81% 8
Durham -13 1 £625 +92.31% 4
Legal
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Publishing
3 4 (19.05%) Web Application Development
3 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
3 4 (19.05%) UML
3 4 (19.05%) Project Management
3 4 (19.05%) Business Development
3 4 (19.05%) Degree
4 3 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 3 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) Supplier Management
4 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (14.29%) Social Media
4 3 (14.29%) SEO
4 3 (14.29%) User Stories
4 3 (14.29%) MS Visio
4 3 (14.29%) ISEB
4 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 3 (14.29%) Change Management
4 3 (14.29%) Human Resource Management
4 3 (14.29%) Swim Lanes
4 3 (14.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (14.29%) Microservices
4 3 (14.29%) SDLC
4 3 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (14.29%) Planning and Forecasting
4 3 (14.29%) Value Proposition

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (4.76%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) ERwin
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
1 6 (28.57%) Publishing
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Content Designer
1 6 (28.57%) Designer
2 4 (19.05%) IT Manager
2 4 (19.05%) IT Project Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Project Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Migration Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Migration Project Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Delivery Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Java Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Java Technical Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Junior
4 2 (9.52%) Junior IT Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Junior IT Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Junior Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Social Media
3 1 (4.76%) NHS
3 1 (4.76%) SWIFT
3 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (19.05%) Business Development
2 4 (19.05%) Project Management
2 4 (19.05%) UML
2 4 (19.05%) Web Application Development
3 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 3 (14.29%) Change Management
3 3 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 3 (14.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 3 (14.29%) Human Resource Management
3 3 (14.29%) Microservices
3 3 (14.29%) MoSCoW
3 3 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 3 (14.29%) Planning and Forecasting
3 3 (14.29%) SDLC
3 3 (14.29%) SEO
3 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 3 (14.29%) Swim Lanes
3 3 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
3 3 (14.29%) Value Proposition
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) ISEB
3 1 (4.76%) CISM
3 1 (4.76%) CISMP
3 1 (4.76%) CISSP
3 1 (4.76%) CRISC
3 1 (4.76%) ISACA
3 1 (4.76%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 1 (4.76%) PCI QSA
3 1 (4.76%) SANS
3 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (9.52%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.76%) GDPR
2 1 (4.76%) ISAE 3402
2 1 (4.76%) PSD2
2 1 (4.76%) SEPA
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.76%) Trillium