Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 99 116
Rank change year-on-year -23 +17 -13
Contract jobs citing Legal 31 79 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.04% 2.19% 1.60%
As % of the General category 3.43% 7.11% 4.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 32 56
West Yorkshire median daily rate £313 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.60% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £265 £306 £120
90th Percentile £438 £588 £675
Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -22.62% +5.00% +0.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.00 - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £32.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year -38.46% +170.83% +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 904 1111 1437
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 30.25% 30.75% 32.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 636 750 1010
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £250 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £550 £526
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 21 39
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.25 £14.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.66% -27.50% +33.33%
10th Percentile £11.64 £10.00 £12.11
90th Percentile £28.75 £30.75 £53.60
Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.97 £14.50 £15.20
% change year-on-year +37.72% -4.57% +6.28%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 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
Leeds -48 11 £313 -16.67% 10
Bradford +23 7 £425 - 1
Wakefield +1 5 £313 - 1
Halifax +9 1 £395 -5.95%
Legal
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Legal.

1 8 (25.81%) Law
2 6 (19.35%) Finance
3 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.13%) Retail
3 5 (16.13%) Information Governance
4 4 (12.90%) User Experience
4 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (12.90%) QA
4 4 (12.90%) Test Scripting
4 4 (12.90%) ITIL
4 4 (12.90%) Windows
4 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
4 4 (12.90%) Service Design
5 3 (9.68%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
5 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (9.68%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (9.68%) Avaya
5 3 (9.68%) SAN
5 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
5 3 (9.68%) MCSE
5 3 (9.68%) MCSA
5 3 (9.68%) LAN
5 3 (9.68%) WAN
5 3 (9.68%) DHCP
5 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
5 3 (9.68%) DNS
5 3 (9.68%) MCP
5 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
5 3 (9.68%) CMS

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 3 (9.68%) CMS
1 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP GRC
1 1 (3.23%) SAP S/4HANA
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) DHCP
1 3 (9.68%) DNS
1 3 (9.68%) LAN
1 3 (9.68%) SAN
1 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
1 3 (9.68%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.23%) SAP HANA
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MSTest
2 2 (6.45%) Selenium
3 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (25.81%) Law
2 6 (19.35%) Finance
3 5 (16.13%) Retail
4 2 (6.45%) Local Government
4 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) Analyst
2 4 (12.90%) Business Analyst
2 4 (12.90%) Designer
2 4 (12.90%) UX Designer
3 3 (9.68%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Tester
4 2 (6.45%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Auditor
4 2 (6.45%) Information Manager
4 2 (6.45%) IT Trainer
4 2 (6.45%) QA Tester
4 2 (6.45%) Retail Business Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Test Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Trainer
5 1 (3.23%) Information Officer
5 1 (3.23%) Risk Remediation Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) SOX Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Support Officer
5 1 (3.23%) Systems Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Fiori
1 1 (3.23%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (12.90%) User Experience
2 2 (6.45%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (6.45%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (6.45%) Freedom of Information Act
2 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) e-Learning
3 1 (3.23%) EPoS
3 1 (3.23%) iPad
3 1 (3.23%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (16.13%) Information Governance
2 4 (12.90%) ITIL
2 4 (12.90%) Service Design
2 4 (12.90%) Test Scripting
3 3 (9.68%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (9.68%) Data Protection
3 3 (9.68%) Functional Testing
3 3 (9.68%) Information Security
3 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
3 3 (9.68%) Test Automation
4 2 (6.45%) Case Management
4 2 (6.45%) Data Loss Prevention
4 2 (6.45%) Information Management
4 2 (6.45%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (6.45%) Requirements Management
4 2 (6.45%) Risk Management
4 2 (6.45%) Scrum
4 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.23%) Internal Audit
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.23%) C#
2 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (9.68%) MCDST
1 3 (9.68%) MCP
1 3 (9.68%) MCSA
1 3 (9.68%) MCSE
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.45%) CISM
2 2 (6.45%) CISSP
2 2 (6.45%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) CGEIT
3 1 (3.23%) CIPD
3 1 (3.23%) CISA
3 1 (3.23%) CRISC
3 1 (3.23%) MOS
3 1 (3.23%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) QA
2 2 (6.45%) GDPR
2 2 (6.45%) NEBOSH
2 2 (6.45%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.23%) PMO
3 1 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
1 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) EnCase
1 1 (3.23%) FTK
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) Avaya
2 3 (9.68%) VMware
3 2 (6.45%) McAfee
3 2 (6.45%) SAP
4 1 (3.23%) Ariba
4 1 (3.23%) Intel