The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Law over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Law
Rank 83 80 71
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Contract jobs citing Law 7 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.69% 0.10% 0.25%
As % of the General category 1.84% 0.25% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
Law
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

General Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
380 395 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 37.29% 40.02% 39.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 240 162
Median daily rate £425 £439 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.18% +9.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £300 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £571 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 25
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.17 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.74% -59.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £14.00 £28.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Law as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Law Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Law
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Law across the Cheshire region.

Law Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Law
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Law across the Cheshire region.

Law Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Law
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 7 £500 -
Law
North West

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Law also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Law.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 7 (100.00%) Open Source
2 5 (71.43%) ServiceNow
2 5 (71.43%) FQL
2 5 (71.43%) Data Management
2 5 (71.43%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (71.43%) CAML
2 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) OWASP
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) VB
2 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
2 5 (71.43%) SharePoint
3 4 (57.14%) Internet
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (42.86%) Supplier Management
4 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 2 (28.57%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (28.57%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (28.57%) Service Design
5 2 (28.57%) TDD
5 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
5 2 (28.57%) Degree

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 5 (71.43%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Architect
1 5 (71.43%) Technical Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Digital Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Digital Technical Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Technical Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Lead Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Digital Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
1 5 (71.43%) CAML
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 7 (100.00%) Open Source
2 5 (71.43%) Data Management
2 5 (71.43%) OWASP
2 5 (71.43%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (42.86%) Supplier Management
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Service Design
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) FQL
1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
1 5 (71.43%) VB
2 2 (28.57%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) ServiceNow