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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank 86 68 75
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +7
Contract jobs citing Law 18 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.06% 0.99% 0.43%
As % of the General category 3.92% 3.72% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 0
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£413 £650 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.53% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £475 £310
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +53.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%
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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
459 269 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 27.10% 26.63% 28.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 191 151
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 0 4
Average hourly rate £23.00 - £14.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 - £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.04 - £28.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
1 17 (43.59%) Legal
2 16 (41.03%) Finance
2 16 (41.03%) MS Office
3 13 (33.33%) Windows
4 12 (30.77%) Banking
4 12 (30.77%) Data Centre
5 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (17.95%) SLA
6 7 (17.95%) Windows 7
7 5 (12.82%) Change Control
7 5 (12.82%) CIPD
7 5 (12.82%) MCT
7 5 (12.82%) Blackberry
7 5 (12.82%) E-Learning
8 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (10.26%) Degree
9 3 (7.69%) Problem Management
9 3 (7.69%) Apple iOS
9 3 (7.69%) MCDST
9 3 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (7.69%) Change Management
9 3 (7.69%) Extranet
9 3 (7.69%) ITIL
9 3 (7.69%) MCP
9 3 (7.69%) Windows XP
10 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
10 2 (5.13%) Cisco
10 2 (5.13%) IBM
10 2 (5.13%) VPN

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 3 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (5.13%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.56%) Lync
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.56%) WorkSite
3 1 (2.56%) IIS
3 1 (2.56%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (41.03%) MS Office
2 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) Extranet
2 2 (5.13%) VPN
3 1 (2.56%) SSL
3 1 (2.56%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) DB2
General
1 17 (43.59%) Legal
2 16 (41.03%) Finance
3 12 (30.77%) Banking
4 2 (5.13%) Retail
5 1 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Analyst
2 9 (23.08%) Project Manager
3 7 (17.95%) Service Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) IT Trainer
4 5 (12.82%) Trainer
4 5 (12.82%) Data Manager
4 5 (12.82%) Data Centre Manager
4 5 (12.82%) Data Centre Project Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Desktop Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Desktop Support
5 3 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Coordinator
6 2 (5.13%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Contracts Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 5 (12.82%) Blackberry
2 5 (12.82%) E-Learning
3 2 (5.13%) PDA
3 2 (5.13%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.56%) Wiki
4 1 (2.56%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 13 (33.33%) Windows
2 7 (17.95%) Windows 7
3 3 (7.69%) Apple iOS
3 3 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.82%) Change Control
2 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (7.69%) ITIL
3 3 (7.69%) Change Management
3 3 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 2 (5.13%) Open Source
4 2 (5.13%) Migration
4 2 (5.13%) Project Management
4 2 (5.13%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.13%) ITSM
4 2 (5.13%) Workflow
5 1 (2.56%) Practice Management
5 1 (2.56%) Document Management
5 1 (2.56%) Supplier Management
5 1 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (2.56%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (12.82%) MCT
2 5 (12.82%) CIPD
3 4 (10.26%) Degree
4 3 (7.69%) MCP
4 3 (7.69%) MCDST
5 2 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (5.13%) MBA
5 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.95%) SLA
2 2 (5.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.56%) QA
3 1 (2.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.13%) Terminal Server
2 1 (2.56%) NFS
Vendors
1 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle
2 2 (5.13%) Cisco
2 2 (5.13%) IBM
2 2 (5.13%) Citrix
3 1 (2.56%) Lotus
3 1 (2.56%) Amdocs
3 1 (2.56%) HP