The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Legal
South East / Surrey
Rank 61 87 67
Rank change year-on-year +26 -20  
Contract jobs citing Legal 28 14 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.40% 1.09% 1.90%
As % of the General category 5.63% 3.29% 5.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 14
Median daily rate £400 £388 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £278 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £390
% change year-on-year +3.22% -0.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £18.50
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 Surrey with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 497 426 512
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 42.51% 33.15% 36.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 266 257
Median daily rate £425 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.40% +10.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £244 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 34 12
Median hourly rate £26.75 £35.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.57% -22.22%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.31 £47.50 £48.14
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -16.92% +30.00%  

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Legal in Surrey

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Legal in Surrey over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Legal in Surrey

Legal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Legal in Surrey

Legal
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 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
Epsom +7 11 - -
Guildford +9 7 £425 +88.88% 3
Woking +1 3 £265 - 1
Staines -3 3 £400 -15.78%
Sunbury-on-Thames -16 1 £575 +69.11%
Chertsey - 1 £163 -
Legal
South East

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Legal.

1 34 (61.82%) Finance
2 23 (41.82%) Linux
3 22 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (36.36%) Change Management
5 17 (30.91%) Service Delivery
5 17 (30.91%) Solaris
5 17 (30.91%) NetBackup
5 17 (30.91%) Unix
5 17 (30.91%) Oracle
5 17 (30.91%) Sun
5 17 (30.91%) SAN
5 17 (30.91%) Veritas
5 17 (30.91%) Red Hat
5 17 (30.91%) Symantec
5 17 (30.91%) Problem Management
5 17 (30.91%) NAS
5 17 (30.91%) Veritas File System
5 17 (30.91%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 17 (30.91%) Enterprise Storage
5 17 (30.91%) High Availability
5 17 (30.91%) Change Control
6 10 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (18.18%) Python
7 8 (14.55%) Windows
7 8 (14.55%) Project Management
7 8 (14.55%) Publishing
8 7 (12.73%) Marketing
9 6 (10.91%) QA
9 6 (10.91%) Content Management
9 6 (10.91%) User Acceptance Testing

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 4 (7.27%) Confluence
1 4 (7.27%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (7.27%) OpenStack
2 2 (3.64%) CMS
3 1 (1.82%) Drupal
3 1 (1.82%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (30.91%) NAS
1 17 (30.91%) SAN
2 6 (10.91%) Internet
3 3 (5.45%) LAN
3 3 (5.45%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (5.45%) WAN
4 2 (3.64%) Firewall
5 1 (1.82%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.09%) MarkLogic
2 4 (7.27%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.82%) Big Data
3 1 (1.82%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.82%) MySQL
3 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.09%) JUnit
3 4 (7.27%) Bitbucket
3 4 (7.27%) JIRA
4 1 (1.82%) Grunt
4 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.82%) NuGet
4 1 (1.82%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 34 (61.82%) Finance
2 8 (14.55%) Publishing
3 7 (12.73%) Marketing
4 4 (7.27%) Law
5 1 (1.82%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (30.91%) Administrator
1 17 (30.91%) Storage Administrator
1 17 (30.91%) Storage Systems Administrator
1 17 (30.91%) Systems Administrator
1 17 (30.91%) Unix Administrator
1 17 (30.91%) Unix Systems Administrator
2 7 (12.73%) Solaris Administrator
2 7 (12.73%) Solaris Systems Administrator
3 6 (10.91%) Analyst
4 4 (7.27%) Automation Engineer
4 4 (7.27%) Commercial Manager
4 4 (7.27%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (7.27%) Monitoring Engineer
4 4 (7.27%) Project Manager
4 4 (7.27%) Project Officer
4 4 (7.27%) Project Support Officer
4 4 (7.27%) Ruby Engineer
4 4 (7.27%) Support Officer
5 3 (5.45%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (5.45%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.91%) XML
1 6 (10.91%) XSLT
2 4 (7.27%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (7.27%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (3.64%) .NET
4 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.82%) jQuery
4 1 (1.82%) JSON
4 1 (1.82%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (1.82%) Node.js
4 1 (1.82%) React
4 1 (1.82%) RESTful
4 1 (1.82%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (30.91%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.82%) Handset
4 1 (1.82%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.82%) Social Media
4 1 (1.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (41.82%) Linux
2 17 (30.91%) Solaris
2 17 (30.91%) Unix
3 8 (14.55%) Windows
4 3 (5.45%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (36.36%) Change Management
2 17 (30.91%) Change Control
2 17 (30.91%) High Availability
2 17 (30.91%) Problem Management
2 17 (30.91%) Service Delivery
3 10 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (14.55%) Project Management
5 6 (10.91%) Content Analysis
5 6 (10.91%) Content Management
5 6 (10.91%) DevOps
5 6 (10.91%) Risk Management
5 6 (10.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (10.91%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (10.91%) Workflow
6 5 (9.09%) Regression Testing
7 4 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (7.27%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (7.27%) Information Security
7 4 (7.27%) Service Management
7 4 (7.27%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.18%) Python
2 5 (9.09%) XQuery
3 4 (7.27%) Ruby
4 2 (3.64%) C#
5 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 5 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.27%) Degree
3 3 (5.45%) CISSP
4 2 (3.64%) CISA
4 2 (3.64%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.91%) QA
2 4 (7.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (7.27%) PMO
3 2 (3.64%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (30.91%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 17 (30.91%) Veritas File System
2 5 (9.09%) Docker
3 4 (7.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (30.91%) NetBackup
2 5 (9.09%) Puppet
3 4 (7.27%) Kibana
3 4 (7.27%) logstash
3 4 (7.27%) Rsyslog
4 1 (1.82%) Ansible
4 1 (1.82%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (30.91%) Oracle
1 17 (30.91%) Red Hat
1 17 (30.91%) Sun
1 17 (30.91%) Symantec
1 17 (30.91%) Veritas
2 4 (7.27%) LANDesk
2 4 (7.27%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.27%) SolarWinds