Period
to 16 July 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 16 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 > North East
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 90 114
Rank change year-on-year +22 +24 -25
Contract jobs citing Legal 34 14 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.60% 1.08% 1.66%
As % of the General category 14.91% 5.79% 9.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 16 39
North East median daily rate £475 £295 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +61.02% +18.00% -29.58%
10th Percentile £313 £235 £202
90th Percentile £688 £350 £603
England median daily rate £438 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £26.00 £18.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year +38.67% -16.67% +32.35%

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 228 242 449
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 17.42% 18.59% 17.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 172 288
North East median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - +4.09%
10th Percentile £263 £213 £200
90th Percentile £660 £549 £540
England median daily rate £475 £458 £450
% change year-on-year +3.83% +1.67% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 15
North East median hourly rate £18.00 £24.50 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.53% -7.55% +120.83%
10th Percentile £12.76 £11.33 £11.35
90th Percentile £37.30 £35.17 £28.30
England median hourly rate £26.78 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +7.10% - +11.11%

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 16 July 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 16 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
Tyne and Wear +9 29 £525 +81.03% 3
Durham - 5 £385 -
Legal
England

For the 6 months to 16 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 North East region with a requirement for Legal.

1 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (23.53%) Degree
2 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 8 (23.53%) Project Management
2 8 (23.53%) Publishing
3 7 (20.59%) SC Cleared
3 7 (20.59%) SFIA
4 6 (17.65%) Business Development
4 6 (17.65%) Web Application Development
4 6 (17.65%) Finance
4 6 (17.65%) Management Information System
4 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (17.65%) Information Security
5 5 (14.71%) Capita
5 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
5 5 (14.71%) Risk Management
5 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (14.71%) Security Architecture
5 5 (14.71%) GDPR
5 5 (14.71%) Office 365
5 5 (14.71%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 4 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (11.76%) DevOps
6 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
6 4 (11.76%) SDLC
6 4 (11.76%) Business Process Analysis
6 4 (11.76%) Power BI
6 4 (11.76%) SANS
6 4 (11.76%) Open Source

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 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Office 365
2 1 (2.94%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) SMS
2 1 (2.94%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 4 (11.76%) Power BI
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (23.53%) Publishing
2 6 (17.65%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Advertising
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Content Designer
1 11 (32.35%) Designer
2 8 (23.53%) Project Manager
3 6 (17.65%) IT Manager
3 6 (17.65%) IT Project Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Architect
4 4 (11.76%) Technical Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Migration Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Migration Project Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Report Specialist
5 3 (8.82%) Risk Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Security Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Java Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Java Technical Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Junior
6 2 (5.88%) Junior IT Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Junior IT Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Junior Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared Project Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Management Information System
2 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.76%) Freedom of Information
3 3 (8.82%) User Experience
4 2 (5.88%) Social Media
5 1 (2.94%) Blog
5 1 (2.94%) CESG
5 1 (2.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.94%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (23.53%) Project Management
3 7 (20.59%) SFIA
4 6 (17.65%) Business Development
4 6 (17.65%) Information Security
4 6 (17.65%) Web Application Development
5 5 (14.71%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 5 (14.71%) Risk Management
5 5 (14.71%) Security Architecture
5 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (11.76%) Business Process Analysis
6 4 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (11.76%) DevOps
6 4 (11.76%) Information Security Management
6 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
6 4 (11.76%) Open Source
6 4 (11.76%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (11.76%) SDLC
6 4 (11.76%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) Java
2 1 (2.94%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Degree
1 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 7 (20.59%) SC Cleared
3 4 (11.76%) CISMP
3 4 (11.76%) CRISC
3 4 (11.76%) SANS
4 2 (5.88%) CISSP
5 1 (2.94%) APMP
5 1 (2.94%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (2.94%) CISM
5 1 (2.94%) CITP
5 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.94%) IISP
5 1 (2.94%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 1 (2.94%) MBCS
5 1 (2.94%) PCI QSA
5 1 (2.94%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) GDPR
2 4 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.94%) ISAE 3402
3 1 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Capita
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft