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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank 76 85 70
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -15
Contract jobs citing Law 23 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.69% 0.082% 0.13%
As % of the General category 6.50% 0.30% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
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£365 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.45%
Law
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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
354 333 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 26.09% 27.36% 26.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 234 108
Average daily rate £375 £355 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £225 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £465 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 6
Average hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+133.33% +5.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

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
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 22 May 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 13 (37.14%) Legal
2 12 (34.29%) Windows
3 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
4 10 (28.57%) MS Office
4 10 (28.57%) Project Management
5 9 (25.71%) Finance
5 9 (25.71%) Open Source
6 8 (22.86%) Windows 7
6 8 (22.86%) Data Protection
6 8 (22.86%) SLA
7 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
8 6 (17.14%) Banking
9 5 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (11.43%) Change Management
10 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (11.43%) .NET
10 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
11 3 (8.57%) Ruby
11 3 (8.57%) Degree
11 3 (8.57%) Python
11 3 (8.57%) C#
11 3 (8.57%) C++
11 3 (8.57%) Java
11 3 (8.57%) IBM
11 3 (8.57%) Blackberry
12 2 (5.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (5.71%) Mainframe
12 2 (5.71%) ITSM
12 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (5.71%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.71%) WebSphere
1 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.86%) Lync
2 1 (2.86%) WorkSite
2 1 (2.86%) IIS
2 1 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 10 (28.57%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) VPN
2 1 (2.86%) DMZ
2 1 (2.86%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) DB2
2 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
General
1 13 (37.14%) Legal
2 9 (25.71%) Finance
3 6 (17.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Analyst
2 8 (22.86%) Service Analyst
2 8 (22.86%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 4 (11.43%) Programme Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Coordinator
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Leader
6 2 (5.71%) Financial Business Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Digital Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Digital Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Training Project Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Training Manager
7 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) .NET
2 2 (5.71%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (2.86%) Django
3 1 (2.86%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Open Source
2 3 (8.57%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.71%) Mainframe
3 2 (5.71%) PDA
4 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) Windows
2 8 (22.86%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.86%) Android
3 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Project Management
2 8 (22.86%) Data Protection
3 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
4 5 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (11.43%) Change Management
5 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.71%) ITSM
6 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.71%) Workflow
6 2 (5.71%) Practice Management
6 2 (5.71%) DevOps
7 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.86%) Coaching
7 1 (2.86%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (2.86%) Dependency Management
7 1 (2.86%) Product Management
7 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (2.86%) Change Control
7 1 (2.86%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) Ruby
1 3 (8.57%) Python
1 3 (8.57%) C#
1 3 (8.57%) C++
1 3 (8.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.57%) Degree
3 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) MCDST
4 1 (2.86%) MCP
4 1 (2.86%) CISSP
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.86%) SLA
2 2 (5.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Terminal Server
1 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) WSUS
1 1 (2.86%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) IBM
3 2 (5.71%) Symantec
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco
3 2 (5.71%) Citrix
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle
4 1 (2.86%) HP
4 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint