The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Manchester region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Law
Rank 79 64 83
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +19
Contract jobs citing Law 7 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.49% 0.93% 0.58%
As % of the General category 1.53% 2.71% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
Average daily rate £530 £267 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+98.87% -45.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.75 £17.25 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-20.28% -46.09%
General Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
458 332 503
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 32.37% 34.40% 36.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 145 232
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £263 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 21 16
Average hourly rate £16.20 £12.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.05% -27.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.05 £6.50 £13.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £82.00 £61.00 £40.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Law
North West

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 18 April 2014, 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 4 (33.33%) CRM
1 4 (33.33%) Legal
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) Service Management
3 2 (16.67%) Process Management
3 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) Lync
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) MS Office
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (8.33%) LAN
4 1 (8.33%) WAN
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) NetApp
4 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
4 1 (8.33%) Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
4 1 (8.33%) Visualfiles
4 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (8.33%) CIPD
4 1 (8.33%) Resource Management

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (8.33%) Lync
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
General
1 4 (33.33%) Legal
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Commercial Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Procurement Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) IT Procurement Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) CRM
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) Service Management
3 2 (16.67%) Process Management
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
4 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CIPD
1 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix
2 1 (8.33%) NetApp
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