The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in contract job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 28 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
England / South West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 133 113
Rank change year-on-year +1 -20  
Contract jobs citing Legal 10 7 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.37% 0.23% 0.94%
As % of the General category 1.13% 0.81% 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 21
Median daily rate £275 £375 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.66% -7.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £360 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £535 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -21.05%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year -3.33% +5.26%  

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 the South West with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 888 867 933
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 32.43% 28.94% 30.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1159 1032 1187
Median daily rate £410 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £575 £532
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +3.12% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 60 83
Median hourly rate £39.50 £35.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.48% +2.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £12.00 £11.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.13 £48.80 £53.84
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 the South West

Job postings citing Legal as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Legal in the South West

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Legal in the South West

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Legal in the South West over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Legal in the South West

Legal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Legal in the South West

Legal
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +3 7 £275 - 3
Devon -3 3 £375 - 3
Legal
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 South West region with a requirement for Legal.

1 8 (38.10%) PRINCE2
1 8 (38.10%) Management Information System
2 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) Project Management
3 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (23.81%) Data Structures
4 5 (23.81%) MapR
4 5 (23.81%) Cloudera
4 5 (23.81%) Apache Hive
4 5 (23.81%) MongoDB
4 5 (23.81%) Splunk
4 5 (23.81%) Data Quality
4 5 (23.81%) HBase
4 5 (23.81%) Neo4j
4 5 (23.81%) Big Data
4 5 (23.81%) Data Architecture
4 5 (23.81%) Hadoop
4 5 (23.81%) SDLC
4 5 (23.81%) Data Enrichment
4 5 (23.81%) Nuix
4 5 (23.81%) Reference Data Management
4 5 (23.81%) Data Modelling
4 5 (23.81%) ETL
4 5 (23.81%) ITIL
4 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (23.81%) Data Management
4 5 (23.81%) TOGAF
4 5 (23.81%) Reference Data
4 5 (23.81%) Data Integration
5 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared

Legal
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Apache Hive
1 5 (23.81%) Big Data
1 5 (23.81%) Hadoop
1 5 (23.81%) HBase
1 5 (23.81%) MongoDB
1 5 (23.81%) Neo4j
2 2 (9.52%) EDRMS
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Law
2 3 (14.29%) Marketing
3 2 (9.52%) Automotive
3 2 (9.52%) Billing
3 2 (9.52%) Retail
4 1 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 5 (23.81%) Architect
2 5 (23.81%) Data Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) TOGAF Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Data Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Technical Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Big Data Architect
5 2 (9.52%) ETL Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Excel Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Information Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Marketing Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Marketing Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Sales Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Sales Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Management Information System
2 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (23.81%) Data Structures
3 5 (23.81%) Reference Data
4 3 (14.29%) Freedom of Information
4 3 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (14.29%) PMI
5 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
5 1 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (4.76%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) PRINCE2
2 7 (33.33%) Project Management
3 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) Data Architecture
3 5 (23.81%) Data Enrichment
3 5 (23.81%) Data Integration
3 5 (23.81%) Data Management
3 5 (23.81%) Data Modelling
3 5 (23.81%) ETL
3 5 (23.81%) ITIL
3 5 (23.81%) Reference Data Management
3 5 (23.81%) SDLC
3 5 (23.81%) TOGAF
4 4 (19.05%) Information Architecture
4 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
5 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (14.29%) Information Management
5 3 (14.29%) Project Governance
5 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
1 2 (9.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
1 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) PMI Certification
2 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (14.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 3 (14.29%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 2 (9.52%) Master's Degree
4 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) Data Quality
2 3 (14.29%) GDPR
3 1 (4.76%) PMO
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Cloudera
1 5 (23.81%) MapR
1 5 (23.81%) Nuix
1 5 (23.81%) Splunk
2 1 (4.76%) HP
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
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