Period
to 22 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 6 months to 22 January 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 126 78 107
Rank change year-on-year -48 +29 +8
Contract jobs citing Legal 28 77 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.92% 2.45% 1.66%
As % of the General category 3.31% 8.01% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 39 55
West Yorkshire median daily rate £313 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.60% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £170 £321 £120
90th Percentile £475 £700 £675
Yorkshire median daily rate £328 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -21.96% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.00 - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £21.81 £12.00
% change year-on-year -8.31% +81.77% +26.32%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 845 961 1,435
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 27.70% 30.61% 34.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 598 642 977
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% -1.94%
10th Percentile £250 £260 £263
90th Percentile £575 £574 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £394
% change year-on-year - +1.52% +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 23 31
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £13.60 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.11% -12.29% -48.33%
10th Percentile £11.37 £10.14 £12.35
90th Percentile £40.00 £28.79 £45.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +42.86% -6.67% -14.29%

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Legal in West Yorkshire

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Legal in West Yorkshire

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Legal in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Legal in West Yorkshire

Legal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Legal in West Yorkshire

Legal
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 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
Leeds -47 13 £325 -25.29% 22
Bradford +7 4 - - 4
Wakefield - 3 £313 -
Huddersfield - 2 £180 - 2
Legal
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Legal.

1 6 (21.43%) Finance
1 6 (21.43%) Law
1 6 (21.43%) User Experience
2 5 (17.86%) Information Governance
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.29%) CMS
3 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (14.29%) QA
3 4 (14.29%) Service Design
4 3 (10.71%) Functional Testing
4 3 (10.71%) Test Scripting
4 3 (10.71%) MSTest
4 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
4 3 (10.71%) Data Protection
4 3 (10.71%) Information Security
4 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
4 3 (10.71%) HTML
4 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.71%) CSS
4 3 (10.71%) ITIL
4 3 (10.71%) Windows
5 2 (7.14%) MCP
5 2 (7.14%) MCSE
5 2 (7.14%) MCSA
5 2 (7.14%) Photoshop
5 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (7.14%) SAP
5 2 (7.14%) Adobe
5 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
5 2 (7.14%) LAN

Legal
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (14.29%) CMS
2 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.14%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (7.14%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (7.14%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (7.14%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (3.57%) SAP GRC
1 1 (3.57%) SAP S/4HANA
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) DHCP
1 2 (7.14%) DNS
1 2 (7.14%) LAN
1 2 (7.14%) SAN
1 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
1 2 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.57%) SAP HANA
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MSTest
2 2 (7.14%) Selenium
3 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
1 6 (21.43%) Law
2 2 (7.14%) Local Government
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Back Office
3 1 (3.57%) General Ledger
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Designer
1 6 (21.43%) UX Designer
2 3 (10.71%) Tester
3 2 (7.14%) Auditor
3 2 (7.14%) Business Analyst
3 2 (7.14%) Consultant
3 2 (7.14%) Digital Designer
3 2 (7.14%) Digital UX Designer
3 2 (7.14%) Information Manager
3 2 (7.14%) IT Trainer
3 2 (7.14%) QA Tester
3 2 (7.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Trainer
4 1 (3.57%) CISSP Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Compliance Business Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Information Officer
4 1 (3.57%) IT Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Risk Remediation Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) SOX Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) CSS
1 3 (10.71%) HTML
2 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.57%) jQuery
2 1 (3.57%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) User Experience
2 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (7.14%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (7.14%) Freedom of Information Act
3 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) e-Learning
4 1 (3.57%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Information Governance
2 4 (14.29%) Service Design
3 3 (10.71%) Data Protection
3 3 (10.71%) Functional Testing
3 3 (10.71%) Information Security
3 3 (10.71%) ITIL
3 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
3 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
3 3 (10.71%) Test Scripting
4 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.14%) Data Loss Prevention
4 2 (7.14%) Information Management
4 2 (7.14%) Prototyping
4 2 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (7.14%) Risk Management
4 2 (7.14%) SEO
4 2 (7.14%) Web Development
4 2 (7.14%) Wireframes
5 1 (3.57%) Remediation Plan
5 1 (3.57%) Swim Lanes
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.57%) Java
2 1 (3.57%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) CISM
1 2 (7.14%) CISSP
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
1 2 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (7.14%) MCDST
1 2 (7.14%) MCP
1 2 (7.14%) MCSA
1 2 (7.14%) MCSE
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.57%) CGEIT
2 1 (3.57%) CIPD
2 1 (3.57%) CISA
2 1 (3.57%) CRISC
2 1 (3.57%) MOS
2 1 (3.57%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) QA
2 2 (7.14%) GDPR
2 2 (7.14%) NEBOSH
2 2 (7.14%) PCI DSS
2 2 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (3.57%) GAAP
3 1 (3.57%) IFRS
3 1 (3.57%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Adobe
2 2 (7.14%) Avaya
2 2 (7.14%) McAfee
2 2 (7.14%) SAP
2 2 (7.14%) Sitecore
2 2 (7.14%) VMware
3 1 (3.57%) Ariba
3 1 (3.57%) Intel
3 1 (3.57%) JDA