The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Legal
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank - 49 63
Contract jobs citing Legal 0 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire - 0.40% 0.74%
As % of the General category - 1.53% 3.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -12.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £390
% change year-on-year +3.22% -0.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.50 £39.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -70.51% +95.00%  

Legal is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 137 131 159
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 24.73% 26.36% 23.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 109 103
Median daily rate £450 £400 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -3.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £238 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £528 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 2
Median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +97.18%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £15.20 £16.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.25 £35.60 £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -16.92% +30.00%  

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire citing Legal as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Legal in Oxfordshire

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Legal in Oxfordshire

Legal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Legal in Oxfordshire