Period
to 6 December 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in contract job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 6 months to 6 December 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
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
6 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 17 22 16
Rank change year-on-year +5 -6 +8
Contract jobs citing Legal 3 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 3.16% 1.75% 3.33%
As % of the General category 18.75% 4.65% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Worcestershire median daily rate £205 - £195
10th Percentile £193 - £188
90th Percentile £218 - £203
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £438 £375
% change year-on-year +2.86% +16.67% -16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Worcestershire median hourly rate £37.00 £16.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +131.25% - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £37.00 £16.00 -
% change year-on-year +131.25% - -

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Worcestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 16 43 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 16.84% 37.72% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 22 20
Worcestershire median daily rate £425 £438 £304
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +44.03% -13.21%
10th Percentile £193 £293 £172
90th Percentile £675 £533 £454
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Worcestershire median hourly rate £37.00 £16.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +131.25% +45.45% -11.00%
10th Percentile £34.75 £12.60 £9.45
90th Percentile £39.25 £17.30 £13.35
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £24.99
% change year-on-year -5.88% -31.97% +61.23%

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Legal in Worcestershire

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Legal in Worcestershire

Legal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Legal in Worcestershire

Legal
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 6 December 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
Redditch +4 3 £205 -
Legal
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Legal.

1 3 (100.00%) SLA
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Master's Degree

Legal
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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:

General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Contracts Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Commercial Contracts Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Commercial Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) SLA