Period
to 22 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in contract job vacancies advertised in Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 6 months to 22 January 2019 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 89 94 100
Rank change year-on-year +5 +6 -8
Contract jobs citing Legal 24 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.41% 0.54% 0.36%
As % of the General category 6.72% 2.97% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 6 2
Wales median daily rate £362 £400 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.50% +16.79% -8.67%
10th Percentile £175 £108 £325
90th Percentile £541 £475 £372
UK median daily rate £450 £445 £403
% change year-on-year +1.12% +10.56% -2.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £26.50 £22.61 £23.00
% change year-on-year +17.20% -1.70% +64.29%

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 Wales with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 357 236 292
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 20.98% 18.34% 20.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 165 229
Wales median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +10.34%
10th Percentile £269 £141 £185
90th Percentile £600 £550 £545
UK median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 10
Wales median hourly rate £17.75 £35.28 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.68% +120.47% -23.81%
10th Percentile £11.10 £14.55 £10.74
90th Percentile £46.73 £77.50 £36.78
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -3.85% +4.00% -9.09%

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Legal as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Legal in Wales

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Legal in Wales

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Legal in Wales over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Legal in Wales

Legal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Legal in Wales

Legal
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Wales region over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. 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
South Wales -3 19 £364 +180.00% 58
North Wales -4 2 £200 -55.56% 2
Legal
UK

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Legal.

1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 9 (37.50%) Facilities Management
3 6 (25.00%) Business Transformation
4 5 (20.83%) SQL
5 4 (16.67%) Java
5 4 (16.67%) GIS
5 4 (16.67%) ESRI
5 4 (16.67%) ArcGIS
5 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.67%) Spatial Data
6 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 3 (12.50%) RESTful
6 3 (12.50%) Open Source
6 3 (12.50%) C#
6 3 (12.50%) Middleware
6 3 (12.50%) MQSeries
6 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (8.33%) IBM
7 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
7 2 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (8.33%) CISSP
7 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
7 2 (8.33%) XML
7 2 (8.33%) UML
7 2 (8.33%) ETL
7 2 (8.33%) SAS
7 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (8.33%) MS Access
7 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
7 2 (8.33%) .NET

Legal
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 (16.67%) ArcGIS
2 3 (12.50%) MQSeries
3 2 (8.33%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) GIS
1 4 (16.67%) Spatial Data
2 2 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (8.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Appium
1 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
1 1 (4.17%) HP UFT
1 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.17%) JUnit
1 1 (4.17%) Selenium
1 1 (4.17%) TestNG
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Business Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Transition Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) Project Manager
5 4 (16.67%) Data Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Transition Manager
5 4 (16.67%) Transition Project Manager
6 2 (8.33%) .NET Architect
6 2 (8.33%) .NET Solutions Architect
6 2 (8.33%) .NET Technical Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Developer
6 2 (8.33%) GIS Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) GIS Data Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) GIS Specialist
6 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Spatial Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Tableau Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) Middleware
1 3 (12.50%) RESTful
2 2 (8.33%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Facilities Management
2 6 (25.00%) Business Transformation
3 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (12.50%) Open Source
4 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 2 (8.33%) API Development
5 2 (8.33%) Change Management
5 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (8.33%) Conceptual Models
5 2 (8.33%) Dashboard Development
5 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 2 (8.33%) DevOps
5 2 (8.33%) ETL
5 2 (8.33%) Infographics
5 2 (8.33%) Information Management
5 2 (8.33%) Security Architecture
5 2 (8.33%) TOGAF
5 2 (8.33%) UML
5 2 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) Java
3 3 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) CISSP
1 2 (8.33%) SSCP
1 2 (8.33%) TOGAF Certification
2 1 (4.17%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) PMO
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) ESRI
2 2 (8.33%) IBM
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Tableau
3 1 (4.17%) Micro Focus