The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in contract job vacancies advertised in Reading. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 60 60
Rank change year-on-year +16 0  
Contract jobs citing Legal 11 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.88% 1.36% 0.92%
As % of the General category 4.23% 3.46% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 2
Median daily rate £350 £218 £254
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +60.91% -14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £143 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £403 £281
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £9.88 £15.00
% change year-on-year +62.02% -34.16%  

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 Reading with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 260 347 328
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 44.52% 39.39% 37.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 166 135
Median daily rate £450 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 5
Median hourly rate £16.00 £19.61 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.40% +40.07%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.72 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £25.00 £35.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Legal in Reading

Legal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Legal in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Reading region with a requirement for Legal.

1 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (20.00%) SLA
3 3 (20.00%) Service Management
3 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (20.00%) Law
3 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (20.00%) Supplier Management
3 3 (20.00%) Degree
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (20.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 3 (20.00%) GDPR
3 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery Management
4 2 (13.33%) Case Management
4 2 (13.33%) SDLC
4 2 (13.33%) Data Quality
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (13.33%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
4 2 (13.33%) Data Validation
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (13.33%) Billing
4 2 (13.33%) Information Management
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis

Legal
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Law
3 2 (13.33%) Billing
3 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (6.67%) Advertising
4 1 (6.67%) Dutch Language
4 1 (6.67%) Games
4 1 (6.67%) Marketing
4 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Vendor Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Business Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Developer
2 2 (13.33%) SQL BI Developer
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Developer
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server BI Developer
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Developer
2 2 (13.33%) SSIS Developer
2 2 (13.33%) SSRS Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Systems Delivery Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Systems Integrator
2 2 (13.33%) Systems Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Technical Delivery Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Technical Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Project Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery Management
2 3 (20.00%) Service Management
2 3 (20.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Case Management
3 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
3 2 (13.33%) Data Validation
3 2 (13.33%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (13.33%) ETL
3 2 (13.33%) Information Management
3 2 (13.33%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (13.33%) SDLC
3 2 (13.33%) Validation
4 1 (6.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
1 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
1 3 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) GDPR
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
2 2 (13.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory