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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Law
North West / Manchester
Rank 80 93 80
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -13
Contract jobs citing Law 10 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.75% 0.56% 0.69%
As % of the General category 2.42% 1.79% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 3
Median daily rate £340 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £186 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £708 £400 £335
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £395 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.59% -7.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.73 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-10.72% -

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
413 559 579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 30.80% 31.55% 39.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 328 326
Median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 10
Median hourly rate £13.50 £18.99 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.89% -0.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £17.81 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.78 £33.70 £23.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £32.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.61% +45.55%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017, 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 9 (47.37%) Finance
1 9 (47.37%) Legal
2 8 (42.11%) Windows
3 5 (26.32%) Document Management
4 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (21.05%) MS Office
4 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.79%) Extranet
5 3 (15.79%) Blackberry
5 3 (15.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (15.79%) ITIL
5 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
5 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
5 3 (15.79%) Apple iOS
5 3 (15.79%) Visualfiles
5 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.53%) Service Management
6 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
6 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
6 2 (10.53%) Citrix
7 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (5.26%) ISEB
7 1 (5.26%) C#
7 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.26%) SQL
7 1 (5.26%) .NET
7 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
7 1 (5.26%) MVC
7 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution

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 3 (15.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (47.37%) Finance
1 9 (47.37%) Legal
2 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Desktop Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Desktop Support
2 3 (15.79%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Rollout Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Service Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Trainer
4 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (5.26%) Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (5.26%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.26%) IT Procurement Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Legal IT Trainer
4 1 (5.26%) Programme Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Security Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Test Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
1 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
1 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
1 1 (5.26%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Blackberry
1 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Apple iOS
2 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Document Management
2 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (15.79%) ITIL
3 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Service Management
5 1 (5.26%) Case Management
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (5.26%) Information Governance
5 1 (5.26%) Information Security
5 1 (5.26%) Migration
5 1 (5.26%) MVC
5 1 (5.26%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.26%) Scrum
5 1 (5.26%) Security Architecture
5 1 (5.26%) Security Operations
5 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) C#
1 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) ISEB
1 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Citrix
3 1 (5.26%) iManage