Period
to 21 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 6 months to 21 July 2018 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 85 115
Rank change year-on-year +11 +30 -30
Contract jobs citing Legal 28 12 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.62% 1.26% 1.71%
As % of the General category 15.14% 8.00% 9.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 33
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £513 £290 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +76.72% +16.00% -29.58%
10th Percentile £313 £234 £193
90th Percentile £688 £350 £373
North East median daily rate £463 £295 £250
% change year-on-year +56.78% +18.00% -29.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - - -

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 185 150 383
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 17.31% 15.76% 17.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 112 252
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £404 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.29% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £260 £240 £200
90th Percentile £675 £591 £499
North East median daily rate £395 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +12.86% - +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 10
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £18.00 £28.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.71% +1.82% +139.13%
10th Percentile £12.76 £17.79 £12.63
90th Percentile £37.30 £39.92 £28.05
North East median hourly rate £15.90 £26.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year -38.87% -1.89% +130.43%

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Legal as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Legal in Tyne and Wear

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Legal in Tyne and Wear

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Legal in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Legal in Tyne and Wear

Legal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Legal in Tyne and Wear

Legal
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 21 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +4 27 £519 +78.88% 3
Gateshead - 1 £319 -
Legal
North East

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Legal.

1 17 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (28.57%) Degree
2 8 (28.57%) Project Management
2 8 (28.57%) Publishing
3 7 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (21.43%) Business Development
4 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
4 6 (21.43%) Finance
4 6 (21.43%) SFIA
4 6 (21.43%) Web Application Development
5 5 (17.86%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 5 (17.86%) Information Security
5 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
5 5 (17.86%) Capita
6 4 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (14.29%) CISMP
6 4 (14.29%) Security Architecture
6 4 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 4 (14.29%) Information Security Management
6 4 (14.29%) Security Management
6 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (14.29%) CRISC
6 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (14.29%) SDLC
6 4 (14.29%) SANS
7 3 (10.71%) Open Source
7 3 (10.71%) Remediation Plan
7 3 (10.71%) Mentoring

Legal
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) SMS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (28.57%) Publishing
2 6 (21.43%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Advertising
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Content Designer
1 11 (39.29%) Designer
2 7 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 6 (21.43%) IT Manager
3 6 (21.43%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Migration Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Migration Project Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Risk Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Security Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Technical Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Java Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Java Technical Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Junior
5 2 (7.14%) Junior IT Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Junior IT Project Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Junior Project Manager
5 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Web Content Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
2 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.71%) User Experience
4 1 (3.57%) Blog
4 1 (3.57%) Social Media
4 1 (3.57%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (28.57%) Project Management
3 6 (21.43%) Business Development
3 6 (21.43%) SFIA
3 6 (21.43%) Web Application Development
4 5 (17.86%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 5 (17.86%) Information Security
5 4 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (14.29%) Information Security Management
5 4 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 4 (14.29%) SDLC
5 4 (14.29%) Security Architecture
5 4 (14.29%) Security Management
5 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.71%) Business Process Analysis
6 3 (10.71%) DevOps
6 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.71%) Open Source
6 3 (10.71%) Remediation Plan
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) Java
2 1 (3.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Degree
2 7 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
4 4 (14.29%) CISMP
4 4 (14.29%) CRISC
4 4 (14.29%) SANS
5 1 (3.57%) APMP
5 1 (3.57%) CISM
5 1 (3.57%) CISSP
5 1 (3.57%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 1 (3.57%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.57%) GDPR
2 1 (3.57%) ISAE 3402
2 1 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Capita
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft