Period
to 19 October 2017

The median contractor rate for a Legal Analyst was £399 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 October 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in 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 Analyst
UK
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 824 858 825
Rank change year-on-year +34 -33 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Legal Analyst 47 41 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.047% 0.039% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.041% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 27 32
UK median daily rate £399 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.33% +15.38% +8.33%
10th Percentile £184 £152 £160
90th Percentile £514 £487 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £350
% change year-on-year +1.18% +21.43% +141.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
UK median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £17.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 94227 100844 108361
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.80% 94.78% 94.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 61904 65674 68860
UK median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £263 £250 £245
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +6.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2803 3288 4165
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.26 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.40% +1.46% +7.66%
10th Percentile £10.86 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.56 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.51% +0.34% +6.06%

Legal Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Legal Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Legal Analyst in the UK

Legal Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Legal Analyst in the UK

Legal Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Legal Analyst over the 6 months to 19 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Legal Analyst in the UK

Legal Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Legal Analyst in the UK

Legal Analyst
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 19 October 2017. 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
England +42 46 £375 - 7
London +23 42 £375 +15.38% 6
UK excluding London +37 4 £430 +1.18% 1
North of England +85 2 - -
North West +31 2 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 £430 -

Legal Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 October 2017, Legal Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Legal Analyst in the job title.

1 47 (100.00%) Legal
2 28 (59.57%) Law
3 18 (38.30%) Business Analysis
4 13 (27.66%) Finance
4 13 (27.66%) Microsoft Office
5 10 (21.28%) Test Scripting
6 9 (19.15%) Data Mapping
6 9 (19.15%) Degree
6 9 (19.15%) Practice Management
6 9 (19.15%) Document Management
7 8 (17.02%) Project Management
7 8 (17.02%) Data Cleansing
8 7 (14.89%) Scenario Testing
8 7 (14.89%) JIRA
8 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Project
9 6 (12.77%) Data Analysis
9 6 (12.77%) Systems Analysis
9 6 (12.77%) Citrix
9 6 (12.77%) MS Visio
9 6 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (12.77%) Data Integration
10 5 (10.64%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (10.64%) Data Conversion
10 5 (10.64%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (10.64%) Customer Requirements
10 5 (10.64%) iManage
10 5 (10.64%) Blackberry
10 5 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (8.51%) Project Planning

Legal Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (27.66%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (12.77%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Extranet
1 1 (2.13%) LAN
1 1 (2.13%) VPN
1 1 (2.13%) WAN
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) JIRA
General
1 47 (100.00%) Legal
2 28 (59.57%) Law
3 13 (27.66%) Finance
4 2 (4.26%) Banking
4 2 (4.26%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.13%) Billing
5 1 (2.13%) Prime Brokerage
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) .NET
1 3 (6.38%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Blackberry
2 4 (8.51%) iPhone
3 1 (2.13%) Reference Data
3 1 (2.13%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) Windows
1 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.13%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (38.30%) Business Analysis
2 10 (21.28%) Test Scripting
3 9 (19.15%) Data Mapping
3 9 (19.15%) Document Management
3 9 (19.15%) Practice Management
4 8 (17.02%) Data Cleansing
4 8 (17.02%) Project Management
5 7 (14.89%) Scenario Testing
6 6 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (12.77%) Data Analysis
6 6 (12.77%) Data Integration
6 6 (12.77%) Systems Analysis
7 5 (10.64%) Customer Requirements
7 5 (10.64%) Data Conversion
7 5 (10.64%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (10.64%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (8.51%) Project Planning
8 4 (8.51%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.51%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) ISEB
2 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) PMO
2 1 (2.13%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (12.77%) Citrix
2 5 (10.64%) iManage
3 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.26%) LexisNexis
5 1 (2.13%) HP
5 1 (2.13%) ServiceNow