Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 126 86 105
Rank change year-on-year -40 +19 +3
Contract jobs citing Legal 38 57 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.14% 2.03% 1.79%
As % of the General category 4.62% 6.32% 4.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 42 49
West Yorkshire median daily rate £369 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.06% +2.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £234 £266 £120
90th Percentile £583 £700 £675
Yorkshire median daily rate £369 £410 £400
% change year-on-year -10.06% +2.50% +8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £11.13 -

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 822 902 1,422
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 24.61% 32.17% 35.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 577 620 1,000
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £405 £392
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.23% +3.32% +1.16%
10th Percentile £261 £273 £269
90th Percentile £553 £575 £560
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £410 £400
% change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 19 19
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.50 £14.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.43% -9.68% -52.31%
10th Percentile £12.80 £10.69 £9.80
90th Percentile £43.80 £40.10 £40.15
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year +196.30% -12.90% -22.50%

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 April 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 23 April 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 -40 26 £361 -13.73% 13
Bradford -2 3 - - 2
Halifax -3 3 £425 +18.06% 1
Bingley - 3 £375 -
Huddersfield - 2 £180 - 1
Legal
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, 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 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.95%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (23.68%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (23.68%) Finance
4 7 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
4 7 (18.42%) User Experience
5 5 (13.16%) NHS
5 5 (13.16%) HTML
5 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
5 5 (13.16%) CSS
5 5 (13.16%) GDPR
6 4 (10.53%) Service Design
6 4 (10.53%) Prototyping
6 4 (10.53%) SDLC
6 4 (10.53%) Information Governance
6 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (10.53%) Workflow
6 4 (10.53%) Requirements Management
6 4 (10.53%) Data Protection
7 3 (7.89%) Test Scripting
7 3 (7.89%) Degree
7 3 (7.89%) QA
7 3 (7.89%) Banking
7 3 (7.89%) Business Analysis
7 3 (7.89%) Information Security
7 3 (7.89%) Project Management
7 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
7 3 (7.89%) Java
7 3 (7.89%) UML

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 2 (5.26%) CMS
1 2 (5.26%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (5.26%) Skype for Business
1 2 (5.26%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (5.26%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Office 365
2 1 (2.63%) GitHub
2 1 (2.63%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) LAN
1 2 (5.26%) Skype
1 2 (5.26%) WAN
2 1 (2.63%) Network Security
2 1 (2.63%) VoIP
2 1 (2.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.26%) MSTest
2 2 (5.26%) Selenium
3 1 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.63%) JIRA
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (23.68%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Law
3 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.63%) Back Office
4 1 (2.63%) Billing
4 1 (2.63%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.63%) Local Government
4 1 (2.63%) Retail
4 1 (2.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) Analyst
2 7 (18.42%) Designer
3 6 (15.79%) Business Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) UX Designer
5 3 (7.89%) Business Process Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Digital Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Digital Business Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Digital Transformation
5 3 (7.89%) Digital Transformation Business Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.89%) NHS Business Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Process Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Transformation Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) HTML Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Information Manager
6 2 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Lead Designer
6 2 (5.26%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) CSS
1 5 (13.16%) HTML
2 2 (5.26%) AngularJS
2 2 (5.26%) jQuery
2 2 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (2.63%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.63%) Java EE
3 1 (2.63%) Java SE
3 1 (2.63%) Middleware
3 1 (2.63%) REST
3 1 (2.63%) Spring
3 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (18.42%) User Experience
3 5 (13.16%) NHS
4 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.63%) Blog
5 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.63%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.63%) e-Learning
5 1 (2.63%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (2.63%) Freedom of Information Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (23.68%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (10.53%) Data Protection
4 4 (10.53%) Information Governance
4 4 (10.53%) Prototyping
4 4 (10.53%) Requirements Management
4 4 (10.53%) SDLC
4 4 (10.53%) Service Design
4 4 (10.53%) Workflow
5 3 (7.89%) Business Analysis
5 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
5 3 (7.89%) Functional Testing
5 3 (7.89%) Information Security
5 3 (7.89%) Project Management
5 3 (7.89%) Requirements Engineering
5 3 (7.89%) SSADM
5 3 (7.89%) Test Scripting
5 3 (7.89%) UML
6 2 (5.26%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
2 3 (7.89%) Java
3 1 (2.63%) SQL
3 1 (2.63%) X++
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) CIPD
2 1 (2.63%) CISM
2 1 (2.63%) CISMP
2 1 (2.63%) CISSP
2 1 (2.63%) CRISC
2 1 (2.63%) Postgraduate
2 1 (2.63%) SANS
2 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) GDPR
2 3 (7.89%) QA
3 2 (5.26%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.26%) PMO
4 1 (2.63%) GAAP
4 1 (2.63%) IFRS
4 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.63%) NEBOSH
4 1 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) CASB
1 1 (2.63%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.26%) Adobe
2 2 (5.26%) McAfee
2 2 (5.26%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.63%) Google
3 1 (2.63%) HP
3 1 (2.63%) Intel
3 1 (2.63%) JDA