The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 22 June 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
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 66 55
Rank change year-on-year +10 -11  
Contract jobs citing Legal 7 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.39% 1.60% 0.73%
As % of the General category 5.79% 7.89% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 4
Median daily rate £363 £230 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +57.60% -35.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £230 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £390 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £9.88 £15.00
% change year-on-year +62.02% -34.16%  

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 West Sussex with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 121 152 132
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 24.06% 20.32% 24.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 95 88
Median daily rate £415 £413 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.60% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £230 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 9
Median hourly rate £34.75 £35.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.41% +127.41%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £18.40 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £43.00 £44.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Legal in West Sussex

Legal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Legal in West Sussex

Legal
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Gatwick - 5 £363 -
Worthing +12 2 - -
Legal
South East

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Legal.

1 13 (54.17%) Publishing
1 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) User Experience
2 11 (45.83%) Web Application Development
3 9 (37.50%) SEO
3 9 (37.50%) Change Management
3 9 (37.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 7 (29.17%) Social Media
5 3 (12.50%) Data Migration
5 3 (12.50%) Content Management
5 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 3 (12.50%) Migration
5 3 (12.50%) Content Writing
6 2 (8.33%) Web Services
6 2 (8.33%) Web Usability
6 2 (8.33%) Asset Management
6 2 (8.33%) Finance
6 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (8.33%) SDLC
7 1 (4.17%) Defect Management
7 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
7 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
7 1 (4.17%) Project Governance
7 1 (4.17%) Data Analytics
7 1 (4.17%) Analytics
7 1 (4.17%) Dependency Management
7 1 (4.17%) SAP
7 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
7 1 (4.17%) SAP CCM
7 1 (4.17%) QA

Legal
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (4.17%) CMS
1 1 (4.17%) Documentum
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Maximo
1 1 (4.17%) SAP CCM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) VoIP
General
1 13 (54.17%) Publishing
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Content Designer
1 13 (54.17%) Designer
2 7 (29.17%) Digital Content Designer
2 7 (29.17%) Digital Designer
3 3 (12.50%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) IT Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Business Change Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) CRM Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Implementation Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) IT Programme Manager
5 1 (4.17%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) IT Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.17%) IT Services Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Senior IT Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) User Experience
2 7 (29.17%) Social Media
3 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) Web Application Development
3 9 (37.50%) Change Management
3 9 (37.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 9 (37.50%) SEO
4 3 (12.50%) Content Management
4 3 (12.50%) Content Writing
4 3 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 3 (12.50%) Migration
5 2 (8.33%) Asset Management
5 2 (8.33%) SDLC
5 2 (8.33%) Web Usability
6 1 (4.17%) Analytics
6 1 (4.17%) Data Analytics
6 1 (4.17%) Defect Management
6 1 (4.17%) Dependency Management
6 1 (4.17%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (4.17%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Project Governance
6 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco
1 1 (4.17%) IBM
1 1 (4.17%) OpenText
1 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (4.17%) SAP