The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in contract job vacancies advertised in Suffolk. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Legal
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 28 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Legal 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 0.57% - -
As % of the General category 2.56% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £398
% change year-on-year +3.22% -2.63%  
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 Suffolk with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Suffolk
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 39 30 43
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 22.16% 16.04% 21.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 16 29
Median daily rate £375 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.05% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £387 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £12.10 £22.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.22% +80.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -14.28% +26.00%  

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk 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 Suffolk

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Legal in Suffolk

Legal
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Ipswich - 1 - - 1
Legal
East of England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Legal.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Law
2 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Statistics
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Driving Licence
3 1 (33.33%) Secure Coding
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Network Optimisation
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) French Language
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) NAS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Law
2 1 (33.33%) French Language
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
1 2 (66.67%) Statistics
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Network Optimisation
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Secure Coding
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) VMware