The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester 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 75 74 72
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing Law 14 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.92% 0.32% 0.53%
As % of the General category 2.32% 0.91% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
Average daily rate
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£300 £530 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.39% +76.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £530 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £530 £380
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
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 Manchester region.

General Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
604 440 338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 39.84% 35.51% 35.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 240 162
Average daily rate £400 £363 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +2.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £175 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 19
Average hourly rate £15.98 £23.00 £14.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.54% +63.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.53 £11.69 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.90 £120.00 £79.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Law Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Law
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Law Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Law
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Law Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 14 (58.33%) Legal
2 11 (45.83%) Windows
3 9 (37.50%) MS Office
3 9 (37.50%) ITIL
3 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (37.50%) Document Management
3 9 (37.50%) MCDST
4 8 (33.33%) MCITP
4 8 (33.33%) MOS
4 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 8 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 8 (33.33%) ITIL V3
4 8 (33.33%) A+ Certification
4 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 8 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 5 (20.83%) Project Management
5 5 (20.83%) Firewall
6 4 (16.67%) Cisco
7 3 (12.50%) LAN
7 3 (12.50%) WAN
7 3 (12.50%) SQL
7 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
7 3 (12.50%) Finance
7 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (8.33%) Migration
8 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (8.33%) VMware
8 2 (8.33%) Clustering
8 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 9 (37.50%) MS Office
2 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Firewall
2 3 (12.50%) LAN
2 3 (12.50%) WAN
3 2 (8.33%) MPLS
3 2 (8.33%) SNMP
3 2 (8.33%) DNS
4 1 (4.17%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 14 (58.33%) Legal
2 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Service Desk Team Leader
1 8 (33.33%) Team Leader
1 8 (33.33%) Technical Team Leader
2 3 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Analyst
2 3 (12.50%) Procurement Specialist
3 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Project Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Network Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Desktop Support
4 1 (4.17%) Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Desktop Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Clustering
2 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) ITIL
1 9 (37.50%) Document Management
2 8 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 8 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 5 (20.83%) Project Management
4 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.33%) Migration
5 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.33%) Network Design
5 2 (8.33%) Service Management
5 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.33%) Matrix Management
6 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.17%) CRM
6 1 (4.17%) ETL
6 1 (4.17%) BPR
6 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.17%) Change Management
6 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (37.50%) MCDST
2 8 (33.33%) MCITP
2 8 (33.33%) MOS
2 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 8 (33.33%) A+ Certification
3 2 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.17%) MCP
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) Cisco
3 2 (8.33%) VMware
3 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (8.33%) Citrix
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