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 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
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 34 31
Contract jobs citing Legal 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk - 1.54% 0.46%
As % of the General category - 5.63% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.76%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £9.88 £14.25
% change year-on-year +62.02% -30.70%  

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 26 71 60
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 21.85% 27.41% 27.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 33 37
Median daily rate £375 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.05% +11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £320 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £585 £479
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
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 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

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

1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) French Language
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Secure Coding
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Network Optimisation
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Clustering

Legal
Co-occurring 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 (100.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Optimisation
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Secure Coding
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware