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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Law over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Law
Rank 84 83 79
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Contract jobs citing Law 23 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.25% 0.96% 0.51%
As % of the General category 3.65% 2.31% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 2
Median daily rate £175 £275 £530
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.36% -48.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £373
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £9.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £21.68 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-19.51% +31.36%
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
630 694 451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 34.15% 41.76% 32.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 341 247
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £288 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £544 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 10
Median hourly rate £18.99 £18.00 £18.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.47% -1.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.15 £15.70 £11.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.20 £30.30 £96.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £24.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -3.00%

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Law as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Law across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Law Daily Rate Histogram 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 4 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Law.

1 21 (70.00%) Finance
2 15 (50.00%) Banking
3 14 (46.67%) Windows
3 14 (46.67%) ITIL
4 13 (43.33%) Blackberry
4 13 (43.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 12 (40.00%) Legal
5 12 (40.00%) MS Office
6 11 (36.67%) Document Management
7 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
8 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
8 9 (30.00%) Windows 7
9 8 (26.67%) Citrix
10 7 (23.33%) VPN
10 7 (23.33%) MCDST
10 7 (23.33%) MOS
11 6 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 6 (20.00%) Data Centre
12 5 (16.67%) Problem Management
13 4 (13.33%) Apple iOS
13 4 (13.33%) Migration
13 4 (13.33%) Extranet
13 4 (13.33%) Windows XP
13 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
14 3 (10.00%) MCP
14 3 (10.00%) Unix
14 3 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (10.00%) Cisco
14 3 (10.00%) Forcepoint

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 13 (43.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
3 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) VPN
2 4 (13.33%) Extranet
3 3 (10.00%) Network Security
4 2 (6.67%) DHCP
4 2 (6.67%) DNS
4 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle8/8i Database
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle9i Database
General
1 21 (70.00%) Finance
2 15 (50.00%) Banking
3 12 (40.00%) Legal
4 3 (10.00%) French Language
4 3 (10.00%) German Language
5 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.33%) Retail
5 1 (3.33%) Retail Banking
5 1 (3.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) Consultant
3 6 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (13.33%) Support Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Desktop Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Desktop Support
5 3 (10.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Security Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) Security Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) SIEM Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) SIEM Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Messaging Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Messaging Support
Miscellaneous
1 13 (43.33%) Blackberry
2 6 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (10.00%) Clustering
4 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (46.67%) Windows
2 9 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (13.33%) Apple iOS
3 4 (13.33%) Windows XP
4 3 (10.00%) Unix
5 2 (6.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) ITIL
2 11 (36.67%) Document Management
3 5 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 4 (13.33%) Migration
5 3 (10.00%) ITIL V3
5 3 (10.00%) SIEM
6 2 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (6.67%) Service Management
6 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.33%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.33%) Data Management
7 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.33%) ITSM
7 1 (3.33%) Open Source
7 1 (3.33%) OWASP
7 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.33%) System Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Test Scripting
7 1 (3.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) C
1 1 (3.33%) Perl
1 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
1 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (23.33%) MCDST
2 7 (23.33%) MOS
3 6 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (10.00%) MCP
5 2 (6.67%) MCSA
5 2 (6.67%) MCSE
6 1 (3.33%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) Terminal Server
2 1 (3.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (3.33%) Veritas File System
2 1 (3.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Proventia
1 3 (10.00%) QRadar
2 2 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (6.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (26.67%) Citrix
3 3 (10.00%) Cisco
3 3 (10.00%) Forcepoint
3 3 (10.00%) Symantec
4 2 (6.67%) EMC
4 2 (6.67%) IronPort
4 2 (6.67%) Proofpoint
4 2 (6.67%) Veritas
5 1 (3.33%) AppSense
5 1 (3.33%) Dell
5 1 (3.33%) IBM
5 1 (3.33%) iManage
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle
5 1 (3.33%) Remedy
5 1 (3.33%) RightFax
5 1 (3.33%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.33%) VMware