The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Law over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank 74 75 61
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Contract jobs citing Law 14 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.29% 0.11% 0.75%
As % of the General category 5.19% 0.36% 2.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 2
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£700 - £185
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 - £117
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 - £253
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +12.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £21.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-21.42% +35.48%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

General Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
270 280 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 24.91% 29.44% 31.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 172 124
Average daily rate £388 £351 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.55% -2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £269 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £525 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 9
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +73.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.86 £17.50 £9.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £21.50 £113.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+19.31% -12.00%

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Law across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Law Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Law
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Law Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Law
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Law across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Law Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Law
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Law Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Law also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Law.

1 22 (84.62%) Data Protection
2 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (38.46%) Project Management
4 9 (34.62%) Open Source
5 8 (30.77%) Agile Project Management
6 6 (23.08%) Jenkins
6 6 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (23.08%) HTML
6 6 (23.08%) .NET
6 6 (23.08%) CSS
7 5 (19.23%) MySQL
7 5 (19.23%) Java
7 5 (19.23%) JSON
7 5 (19.23%) COBIT
7 5 (19.23%) TOGAF
7 5 (19.23%) Ajax
7 5 (19.23%) CMMI
7 5 (19.23%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (19.23%) REST
7 5 (19.23%) CSS3
7 5 (19.23%) Cucumber
7 5 (19.23%) MongoDB
7 5 (19.23%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (19.23%) NoSQL
7 5 (19.23%) Performance Testing
7 5 (19.23%) Test Management
7 5 (19.23%) HTML5
8 4 (15.38%) DevOps
8 4 (15.38%) Ruby
8 4 (15.38%) C#

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Law also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Law. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.85%) Jetty
2 1 (3.85%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
1 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.85%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Extranet
2 1 (3.85%) IPsec
2 1 (3.85%) DHCP
2 1 (3.85%) FTP
2 1 (3.85%) HTTP
2 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.85%) DNS
2 1 (3.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) MySQL
1 5 (19.23%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (19.23%) MongoDB
1 5 (19.23%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (19.23%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 5 (19.23%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (7.69%) Legal
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Architect
2 5 (19.23%) Programme Manager
2 5 (19.23%) Head of Testing
2 5 (19.23%) Head of Architecture
3 2 (7.69%) Digital Architect
3 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support
3 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Lead Architect
3 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (3.85%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Digital Architect
4 1 (3.85%) Head of User Experience
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) HTML
1 6 (23.08%) .NET
1 6 (23.08%) CSS
2 5 (19.23%) JSON
2 5 (19.23%) Ajax
2 5 (19.23%) REST
2 5 (19.23%) CSS3
2 5 (19.23%) HTML5
3 1 (3.85%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (3.85%) Servlets
3 1 (3.85%) J2EE
3 1 (3.85%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Open Source
2 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) User Experience
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
1 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) Data Protection
2 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (38.46%) Project Management
4 8 (30.77%) Agile Project Management
5 6 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (19.23%) TOGAF
6 5 (19.23%) CMMI
6 5 (19.23%) Performance Testing
6 5 (19.23%) Test Management
7 4 (15.38%) DevOps
8 3 (11.54%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
9 2 (7.69%) ITIL
10 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
10 1 (3.85%) Change Management
10 1 (3.85%) Web Design
10 1 (3.85%) Programme Management
10 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
10 1 (3.85%) Service Management
10 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) Java
2 4 (15.38%) Ruby
2 4 (15.38%) C#
2 4 (15.38%) C++
2 4 (15.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (7.69%) MCP
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.69%) MCDST
3 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.85%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) COBIT
2 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Xen
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) VMware
2 1 (3.85%) Google
2 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint