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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Law
Rank - 77 79
Contract jobs citing Law 0 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.18% 0.64%
As % of the General category - 0.51% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Average daily rate
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- - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £308 £328
% change year-on-year
+41.46% -6.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%
General Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
417 395 519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 33.74% 34.68% 36.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 179 257
Average daily rate £375 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 20 14
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.36 £8.50 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.62 £18.75 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -18.18%
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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
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 31 July 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.

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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Law
North West

Law
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (57.14%) CRM
2 3 (42.86%) Legal
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) MS Office
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
4 1 (14.29%) Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Lync
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Lync
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
General
1 3 (42.86%) Legal
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Commercial Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Procurement Manager
2 2 (28.57%) IT Procurement Manager
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix
1 1 (14.29%) NetApp