Period
to 23 May 2019

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 23 May 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 123 134 103
Rank change year-on-year +11 -31 +18
Contract jobs citing Legal 29 35 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.98% 1.03% 1.81%
As % of the General category 3.54% 4.25% 5.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 32 37
West Yorkshire median daily rate £383 £375 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.00% -8.54% +7.54%
10th Percentile £244 £240 £262
90th Percentile £565 £679 £700
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £369 £410
% change year-on-year -5.08% -10.06% +5.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £27.57 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.47% - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £27.57 £11.13
% change year-on-year -56.47% +147.80% -

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 820 823 885
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 27.70% 24.27% 32.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 581 587 596
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -2.44% +5.81%
10th Percentile £268 £263 £275
90th Percentile £588 £549 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 20
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £29.00 £13.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.66% +111.25% -3.67%
10th Percentile £11.03 £12.50 £10.69
90th Percentile £43.94 £44.70 £39.80
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £40.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year -61.25% +196.30% -11.48%

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 23 May 2019.

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 23 May 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
Leeds +19 20 £400 +6.67% 24
Halifax 0 3 £363 -14.71% 1
Bradford -10 1 £263 - 7
Wakefield - 1 £350 -
Legal
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Legal.

1 12 (41.38%) SQL
2 8 (27.59%) Case Management
3 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (24.14%) Windows
4 6 (20.69%) ITIL
4 6 (20.69%) Workflow
4 6 (20.69%) CMS
5 5 (17.24%) BT
5 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (17.24%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (17.24%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (13.79%) C#
6 4 (13.79%) .NET
6 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
6 4 (13.79%) Information Security
6 4 (13.79%) Data Structures
6 4 (13.79%) Collaborative Working
6 4 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (10.34%) Technical Debt
7 3 (10.34%) Business Process Modelling
7 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
7 3 (10.34%) Workflow Analysis
7 3 (10.34%) Information Security Management
7 3 (10.34%) Security Management
7 3 (10.34%) Finance
7 3 (10.34%) Business Continuity
7 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Excel
7 3 (10.34%) Cisco

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 6 (20.69%) CMS
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) DHCP
1 2 (6.90%) DNS
1 2 (6.90%) PBX
1 2 (6.90%) VoIP
1 2 (6.90%) VPN
2 1 (3.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
1 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Data Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Developer
3 3 (10.34%) .NET Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Business Continuity Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Business Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Security Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Test Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support Technician
4 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Head of Information
4 2 (6.90%) Head of Information Security
4 2 (6.90%) Procurement Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Security Assurance Manager
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Support Technician
4 2 (6.90%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) .NET
2 2 (6.90%) Web Services
3 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (3.45%) CSS
3 1 (3.45%) Entity Framework
3 1 (3.45%) LINQ
3 1 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (3.45%) REST
3 1 (3.45%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.79%) Data Structures
3 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.90%) Fintech
4 2 (6.90%) Private Cloud
4 2 (6.90%) User Experience
5 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Case Management
2 6 (20.69%) ITIL
2 6 (20.69%) Workflow
3 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (17.24%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.79%) Collaborative Working
4 4 (13.79%) Information Security
4 4 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (10.34%) BPMN
5 3 (10.34%) Business Continuity
5 3 (10.34%) Business Continuity Management
5 3 (10.34%) Business Process Modelling
5 3 (10.34%) Data Transformation
5 3 (10.34%) Information Security Management
5 3 (10.34%) Security Management
5 3 (10.34%) Technical Debt
5 3 (10.34%) Workflow Analysis
6 2 (6.90%) Test Automation
6 2 (6.90%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) C#
3 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (10.34%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.90%) A+ Certification
3 2 (6.90%) CCNA
3 2 (6.90%) CCNP
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.90%) CISM
3 2 (6.90%) CISSP
3 2 (6.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (6.90%) Degree
3 2 (6.90%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) CISMP
4 1 (3.45%) ISEB
4 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 2 (6.90%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.45%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.45%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) BT
2 3 (10.34%) Alteryx
2 3 (10.34%) Cisco
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) SAP