Period
to 21 September 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 6 months to 21 September 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 104 131 141
Rank change year-on-year +27 +10 -19
Contract jobs citing Legal 66 65 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.66% 1.30% 0.98%
As % of the General category 4.35% 4.15% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 46 20
Yorkshire median daily rate £338 £400 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.50% +30.61% -27.08%
10th Percentile £131 £204 £255
90th Percentile £450 £688 £503
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 3
Yorkshire median hourly rate £28.50 £20.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.02% +2.50% -
England median hourly rate £34.00 £27.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year +25.93% +12.50% +33.33%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,516 1,565 1,517
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 38.15% 31.30% 36.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,024 1,003 989
Yorkshire median daily rate £440 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £269 £268 £263
90th Percentile £575 £550 £557
England median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 72 49
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.70 £17.41 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.41% +16.07% +3.45%
10th Percentile £12.83 £10.79 £9.71
90th Percentile £37.34 £43.16 £35.90
England median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Legal in Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Legal in Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Legal in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 September 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Legal in Yorkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Legal in Yorkshire

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Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 September 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
West Yorkshire +30 45 £369 -24.16% 44
North Yorkshire +9 9 £335 +59.52% 7
South Yorkshire -15 4 £236 -44.41% 10
East Yorkshire - 4 £275 - 6
Humberside - 1 - -
Legal
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Legal.

1 25 (37.88%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (34.85%) SQL
3 21 (31.82%) Workflow
3 21 (31.82%) CMS
4 19 (28.79%) SQL Server
4 19 (28.79%) Case Management
5 13 (19.70%) Windows
5 13 (19.70%) Microsoft
6 11 (16.67%) BT
6 11 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (13.64%) QA
8 9 (13.64%) Performance Testing
8 9 (13.64%) Test Automation
8 9 (13.64%) Sprint Planning
9 8 (12.12%) BrowserStack
9 8 (12.12%) Sauce Labs
9 8 (12.12%) Gatling
9 8 (12.12%) Continuous Deployment
9 8 (12.12%) Functional Testing
9 8 (12.12%) Non-Functional Testing
9 8 (12.12%) User Experience
9 8 (12.12%) Blog
9 8 (12.12%) Selenium
9 8 (12.12%) JMeter
9 8 (12.12%) Project Management
9 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Excel
10 7 (10.61%) XAML
10 7 (10.61%) Finance

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Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 21 (31.82%) CMS
2 5 (7.58%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.03%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (7.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Elite 3E
1 1 (1.52%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.12%) BrowserStack
1 8 (12.12%) Sauce Labs
2 1 (1.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) Broadband
1 2 (3.03%) DHCP
1 2 (3.03%) DNS
1 2 (3.03%) Firewall
1 2 (3.03%) NAS
1 2 (3.03%) SAN
1 2 (3.03%) SMTP
1 2 (3.03%) SNMP
1 2 (3.03%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (28.79%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (7.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (7.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (12.12%) Gatling
1 8 (12.12%) JMeter
1 8 (12.12%) Selenium
2 2 (3.03%) WinDbg
3 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (10.61%) Finance
2 6 (9.09%) Marketing
3 4 (6.06%) Public Sector
4 2 (3.03%) Banking
4 2 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (3.03%) Publishing
5 1 (1.52%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.52%) Law
5 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (30.30%) Analyst
2 12 (18.18%) Developer
3 10 (15.15%) SQL Developer
4 8 (12.12%) Content Designer
4 8 (12.12%) Designer
5 6 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 6 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 6 (9.09%) Test Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Digital Project Manager
7 4 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Specialist
7 4 (6.06%) Digital Content Designer
7 4 (6.06%) Digital Designer
7 4 (6.06%) Healthcare Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Healthcare Specialist
7 4 (6.06%) IT Technician
7 4 (6.06%) Service Desk Technician
7 4 (6.06%) Test Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Business Systems Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Senior Content Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.06%) .NET
2 2 (3.03%) CSS
2 2 (3.03%) Web Services
3 1 (1.52%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (1.52%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.52%) LINQ
3 1 (1.52%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (1.52%) REST
3 1 (1.52%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.12%) Blog
2 8 (12.12%) User Experience
3 5 (7.58%) Data Structures
4 4 (6.06%) Virtual Team
5 2 (3.03%) Handset
5 2 (3.03%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.52%) FMCG
6 1 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.52%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 13 (19.70%) Windows
2 2 (3.03%) Windows Server
2 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.88%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (31.82%) Workflow
3 19 (28.79%) Case Management
4 11 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
5 10 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (13.64%) Performance Testing
6 9 (13.64%) Sprint Planning
6 9 (13.64%) Test Automation
7 8 (12.12%) Continuous Deployment
7 8 (12.12%) Functional Testing
7 8 (12.12%) Non-Functional Testing
7 8 (12.12%) Project Management
8 7 (10.61%) BDD
8 7 (10.61%) Scrum
9 6 (9.09%) Analytics
9 6 (9.09%) Content Management
9 6 (9.09%) Risk Management
9 6 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
9 6 (9.09%) Workflow Management
10 5 (7.58%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 23 (34.85%) SQL
2 7 (10.61%) IronPython
2 7 (10.61%) XAML
3 4 (6.06%) C#
4 2 (3.03%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.03%) VBScript
5 1 (1.52%) C
5 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (7.58%) Degree
2 3 (4.55%) DBS Check
2 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (3.03%) CCNP
3 2 (3.03%) CCSP
3 2 (3.03%) CCVP
3 2 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.03%) CISM
3 2 (3.03%) CISSP
3 2 (3.03%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.03%) MCSE
4 1 (1.52%) CFA
4 1 (1.52%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.64%) QA
2 4 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 2 (3.03%) SLA
4 1 (1.52%) COSHH
4 1 (1.52%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.52%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.52%) IFRS
4 1 (1.52%) ISO 14001
4 1 (1.52%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.52%) NEBOSH
4 1 (1.52%) PMO
4 1 (1.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.03%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 13 (19.70%) Microsoft
2 11 (16.67%) BT
3 2 (3.03%) Dell
3 2 (3.03%) HP
3 2 (3.03%) Sonus
4 1 (1.52%) Aderant
4 1 (1.52%) Adobe
4 1 (1.52%) Cisco
4 1 (1.52%) iManage
4 1 (1.52%) Intapp
4 1 (1.52%) SAP
4 1 (1.52%) VMware