Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 126 90
Rank change year-on-year +5 -36 +17
Contract jobs citing Legal 48 28 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.39% 0.92% 2.20%
As % of the General category 5.20% 3.17% 7.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 8 34
West Yorkshire median daily rate £380 £319 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.22% -24.11% +5.00%
10th Percentile £248 £234 £302
90th Percentile £553 £449 £588
Yorkshire median daily rate £393 £355 £420
% change year-on-year +10.56% -15.48% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% -38.46% +170.83%

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 923 884 1,047
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 26.70% 29.08% 30.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 645 620 710
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £268 £250 £263
90th Percentile £575 £575 £551
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +1.85% +1.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 23 26
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.63 £20.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.88% +48.15% -12.90%
10th Percentile £9.85 £11.29 £10.00
90th Percentile £32.70 £37.50 £20.97
Yorkshire median hourly rate £23.75 £18.75 £14.25
% change year-on-year +26.67% +31.58% -5.00%

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 18 December 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Legal in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 18 December 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 +27 39 £438 +34.62% 30
Bradford -21 2 - - 7
Halifax - 2 £350 - 2
Wakefield -2 1 £375 +20.00% 2
Pudsey - 1 - -
Legal
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 15 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
3 12 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 10 (20.83%) Finance
4 10 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (20.83%) Time Management
4 10 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (18.75%) Waterfall
5 9 (18.75%) Project Management
6 8 (16.67%) GxP
6 8 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (14.58%) Degree
7 7 (14.58%) Business Analysis
7 7 (14.58%) SharePoint Server
7 7 (14.58%) Requirements Analysis
7 7 (14.58%) MS Access
7 7 (14.58%) Virtual Team
7 7 (14.58%) Analytical Thinking
8 6 (12.50%) ServiceNow
8 6 (12.50%) CRM
8 6 (12.50%) Marketing
9 5 (10.42%) Migration
9 5 (10.42%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (10.42%) SDLC
9 5 (10.42%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (8.33%) Test Strategy
10 4 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
10 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (8.33%) User Experience

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 12 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (14.58%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 12 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.08%) Acrobat
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.08%) Adaptiv
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) DHCP
1 1 (2.08%) DNS
1 1 (2.08%) PBX
1 1 (2.08%) SMS
1 1 (2.08%) VoIP
1 1 (2.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) MS Access
2 2 (4.17%) OLTP
2 2 (4.17%) Power BI
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (8.33%) JIRA
3 3 (6.25%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 10 (20.83%) Finance
2 6 (12.50%) Marketing
3 5 (10.42%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (8.33%) Law
5 1 (2.08%) Banking
5 1 (2.08%) Publishing
5 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (41.67%) Analyst
2 7 (14.58%) Architect
2 7 (14.58%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (10.42%) Data Analyst
3 5 (10.42%) Developer
3 5 (10.42%) Test Analyst
4 3 (6.25%) Business Analyst
4 3 (6.25%) Category Manager
4 3 (6.25%) Commercial Manager
4 3 (6.25%) IT Analyst
4 3 (6.25%) Service Analyst
4 3 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (4.17%) Business IT Analyst
5 2 (4.17%) Designer
5 2 (4.17%) Digital Analyst
5 2 (4.17%) Digital Business Analyst
5 2 (4.17%) Power BI Developer
5 2 (4.17%) Security Analyst
5 2 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (4.17%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) .NET
1 1 (2.08%) React
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (14.58%) Virtual Team
3 4 (8.33%) User Experience
4 2 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.08%) Fintech
5 1 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.08%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.08%) Windows
1 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (20.83%) Time Management
2 10 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (18.75%) Project Management
3 9 (18.75%) Waterfall
4 8 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (14.58%) Analytical Thinking
5 7 (14.58%) Business Analysis
5 7 (14.58%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (12.50%) CRM
7 5 (10.42%) Migration
7 5 (10.42%) SDLC
8 4 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
8 4 (8.33%) Software Testing
8 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (8.33%) Test Strategy
9 3 (6.25%) Chat Support
9 3 (6.25%) Data Analysis
9 3 (6.25%) Information Security
9 3 (6.25%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.25%) SQL
2 2 (4.17%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 2 (4.17%) Python
2 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) Degree
2 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.25%) CCNA
3 3 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.25%) ISEB
3 3 (6.25%) ISTQB
4 2 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (4.17%) MCP
4 2 (4.17%) MCSE
4 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.08%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.08%) CCNP
5 1 (2.08%) CISM
5 1 (2.08%) CISMP
5 1 (2.08%) CISSP
5 1 (2.08%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.08%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (2.08%) PCI QSA
5 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.67%) GxP
2 2 (4.17%) GDPR
2 2 (4.17%) PMO
3 1 (2.08%) ISAE 3402
3 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.50%) ServiceNow
3 3 (6.25%) Sony
4 1 (2.08%) Adobe
4 1 (2.08%) Cisco