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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Law
Rank 82 77 80
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs citing Law 9 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.64% 0.52% 0.25%
As % of the General category 1.76% 1.57% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
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£363 £365 £190
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% +92.10%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £398 £356
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +11.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -20.00%
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
512 382 350
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 36.44% 33.07% 28.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 192 157
Average daily rate £375 £373 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £586 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 23
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £8.75 £6.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £24.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.43% +7.77%

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
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 19 December 2014.

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
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton - - - -
Salford - - - -
Stockport - - - -
Law
North West

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
2 5 (38.46%) Project Management
3 4 (30.77%) Financial Modelling
3 4 (30.77%) Performance Management
3 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) Firewall
5 2 (15.38%) WAN
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) Windows
5 2 (15.38%) LAN
5 2 (15.38%) Citrix
5 2 (15.38%) VMware
5 2 (15.38%) Legal
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) XenApp
5 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
6 1 (7.69%) XenServer
6 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
6 1 (7.69%) Network Management
6 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
6 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (7.69%) SAP HANA
6 1 (7.69%) CCIA
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (7.69%) Master Data Management

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) WAN
1 2 (15.38%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
2 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (7.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SAP HANA
1 1 (7.69%) SAP BW
1 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
3 2 (15.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Procurement Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) Junior IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Procurement Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Security Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Junior
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Security Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Project Management
2 4 (30.77%) Financial Modelling
2 4 (30.77%) Performance Management
2 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
5 1 (7.69%) Network Management
5 1 (7.69%) Master Data Management
5 1 (7.69%) Cyber Security
5 1 (7.69%) Data Management
5 1 (7.69%) Matrix Management
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
5 1 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CCIA
1 1 (7.69%) CCA
1 1 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (7.69%) CCEA
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) XenApp
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
2 1 (7.69%) XenServer
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 2 (15.38%) Citrix
1 2 (15.38%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco