Period
to 9 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 6 months to 9 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
South West > Somerset
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 50 -
Rank change year-on-year -5 - +71
Contract jobs citing Legal 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.40% 0.39% -
As % of the General category 1.94% 1.74% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Somerset median daily rate £488 - -
South West median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Somerset median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £45.00 - £22.50

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 Somerset with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 103 115 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 20.77% 22.64% 20.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 85 53
Somerset median daily rate £448 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.33% +15.38% -16.13%
10th Percentile £203 £150 £213
90th Percentile £550 £500 £538
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 13
Somerset median hourly rate - £14.50 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -61.84% -9.09%
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -15.13%

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing Legal as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for Legal in Somerset

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Legal in Somerset

Legal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Legal in Somerset

Legal
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 9 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
Taunton -1 2 £488 - 11
Legal
South West

For the 6 months to 9 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Legal.

1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) Data Privacy
1 2 (100.00%) GDPR

Legal
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Compliance Specialist
1 2 (100.00%) Security Compliance Specialist
1 2 (100.00%) Security Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) Data Privacy
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Programme Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) GDPR
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP