Period
to 9 March 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 6 months to 9 March 2021 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
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
9 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 19 20 38
Rank change year-on-year +1 +18 -5
Contract jobs citing Legal 1 2 3
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.94% 1.72% 1.31%
As % of the General category 2.33% 6.06% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £400 - £438
10th Percentile £388 - £404
90th Percentile £413 - £456
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +14.46% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £9.51 £34.50 -
% change year-on-year -72.43% - -

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 43 33 87
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 40.57% 28.45% 37.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 21 68
Median daily rate £355 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.33% -3.85% +0.65%
10th Percentile £296 £163 £301
90th Percentile £538 £400 £455
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £438 £425
% change year-on-year -5.71% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 5
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.59% -37.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £12.14 £14.30 £15.58
90th Percentile £36.55 £45.05 £55.38
Median hourly rate £16.25 £16.00 £18.02
% change year-on-year +1.56% -11.19% -27.88%

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing Legal as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Legal in Staffordshire

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Legal in Staffordshire.

Daily rate trend for Legal in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 9 March 2021, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Legal.

1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Azure
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Core

Legal
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Core
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC