Period
to 25 November 2017

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 25 November 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 103 109
Rank change year-on-year +27 +6 -5
Contract jobs citing Legal 17 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.45% 0.28% 0.49%
As % of the General category 7.08% 1.28% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 6
Wales median daily rate £205 £375 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -45.46% -1.96% +2.00%
10th Percentile £125 £336 £330
90th Percentile £456 £388 £455
UK median daily rate £445 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +5.95% +5.00% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £25.50 £20.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +27.50% +21.21% -17.50%

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 240 312 393
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 20.41% 21.96% 23.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 244 303
Wales median daily rate £375 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +6.90% -3.33%
10th Percentile £149 £220 £213
90th Percentile £540 £548 £475
UK median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 13
Wales median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £19.96
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -19.84% -0.20%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.72 £11.41
90th Percentile £40.55 £70.15 £38.75
UK median hourly rate £25.12 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +2.53% -2.00% +13.64%

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 25 November 2017.

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 25 November 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
South Wales +22 13 £130 -65.33% 2
North Wales - 6 £130 -
Legal
UK

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 Wales region with a requirement for Legal.

1 10 (58.82%) Windows
1 10 (58.82%) Information Governance
2 9 (52.94%) Degree
2 9 (52.94%) ITIL
2 9 (52.94%) PRINCE2
3 8 (47.06%) NHS
4 5 (29.41%) Service Management
4 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
4 5 (29.41%) ISEB
4 5 (29.41%) Citrix
4 5 (29.41%) CCA
4 5 (29.41%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (29.41%) ITSM
4 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
4 5 (29.41%) LAN
4 5 (29.41%) WAN
4 5 (29.41%) POP3
4 5 (29.41%) SMTP
4 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
4 5 (29.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
4 5 (29.41%) CCAA
5 4 (23.53%) Workflow
5 4 (23.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
6 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
6 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
6 3 (17.65%) Finance
6 3 (17.65%) Hibernate
6 3 (17.65%) Data Security

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 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 3 (17.65%) Apache Solr
2 3 (17.65%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) LAN
1 5 (29.41%) POP3
1 5 (29.41%) SMTP
1 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
1 5 (29.41%) WAN
2 3 (17.65%) AMQP
3 2 (11.76%) NetScaler
4 1 (5.88%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Ant
1 3 (17.65%) IntelliJ
1 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
1 3 (17.65%) JIRA
1 3 (17.65%) JUnit
1 3 (17.65%) Maven
1 3 (17.65%) Mockito
1 3 (17.65%) Subversion
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) IT Support
1 4 (23.53%) IT Support Technician
1 4 (23.53%) IT Technician
1 4 (23.53%) Support Technician
2 3 (17.65%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Java Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Deskside Support
3 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix Support
4 1 (5.88%) Deskside Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Deskside Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Citrix Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Citrix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
1 3 (17.65%) Hibernate
1 3 (17.65%) JMS
1 3 (17.65%) JPA
1 3 (17.65%) jQuery
1 3 (17.65%) JSON
1 3 (17.65%) JSP
1 3 (17.65%) Lucene
1 3 (17.65%) PowerMock
1 3 (17.65%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (17.65%) RESTful
1 3 (17.65%) Spring
1 3 (17.65%) Spring Integration
1 3 (17.65%) Spring MVC
1 3 (17.65%) Spring Security
1 3 (17.65%) Web Services
1 3 (17.65%) XML
1 3 (17.65%) XSD
1 3 (17.65%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) NHS
2 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
3 3 (17.65%) Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Information Governance
2 9 (52.94%) ITIL
2 9 (52.94%) PRINCE2
3 5 (29.41%) ITSM
3 5 (29.41%) Service Management
4 4 (23.53%) Workflow
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (17.65%) Data Security
5 3 (17.65%) Integration Testing
5 3 (17.65%) MVC
5 3 (17.65%) OOD
5 3 (17.65%) Project Planning
5 3 (17.65%) TDD
5 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Asset Management
6 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
6 2 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
6 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Java
1 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
1 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
1 3 (17.65%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) Degree
2 5 (29.41%) CCA
2 5 (29.41%) CCAA
2 5 (29.41%) Citrix Certification
2 5 (29.41%) ISEB
2 5 (29.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (11.76%) XenApp
2 2 (11.76%) XenServer
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Citrix
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) VMware