The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal 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
Legal
Rank 68 64 71
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Contract jobs citing Legal 23 19 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.64% 1.65% 0.98%
As % of the General category 4.49% 4.97% 3.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 8 5
Average daily rate
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£351 £373 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.90% -6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £350 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £397 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £383 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.74% +3.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.17 £19.75 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-23.20% +19.69%
Legal
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%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Legal across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Legal across the Manchester region.

Legal Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Legal
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Legal across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Legal Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Legal
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Legal across the Manchester region.

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Legal
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 Legal 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 - - - -
Stockport - - - - 2
Legal
North West

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Legal 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 Legal.

1 19 (44.19%) Finance
2 16 (37.21%) Windows
3 14 (32.56%) MS Office
3 14 (32.56%) Microsoft
4 8 (18.60%) Windows 7
5 7 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (16.28%) VMware
5 7 (16.28%) Citrix
6 6 (13.95%) CCA
6 6 (13.95%) Citrix Certification
6 6 (13.95%) CCEA
6 6 (13.95%) MS Exchange
6 6 (13.95%) Project Management
6 6 (13.95%) XenServer
6 6 (13.95%) XenDesktop
6 6 (13.95%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 6 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (13.95%) CCIA
6 6 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (9.30%) Intranet
8 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
8 4 (9.30%) Publishing
8 4 (9.30%) Social Media
9 3 (6.98%) Web Application Development
9 3 (6.98%) User Experience
9 3 (6.98%) Visualfiles
9 3 (6.98%) Data Protection

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Legal 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 Legal. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (13.95%) MS Exchange
1 6 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.33%) WorkSite
2 1 (2.33%) Drupal
2 1 (2.33%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (32.56%) MS Office
2 1 (2.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) Intranet
2 1 (2.33%) LAN
2 1 (2.33%) VoIP
2 1 (2.33%) WAN
2 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (44.19%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
2 4 (9.30%) Publishing
3 2 (4.65%) Law
4 1 (2.33%) Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (23.26%) Analyst
2 8 (18.60%) Service Analyst
2 8 (18.60%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (13.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Project Manager
4 5 (11.63%) Designer
4 5 (11.63%) Server Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Digital Content Designer
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Designer
6 3 (6.98%) Coordinator
7 2 (4.65%) Programme Manager
7 2 (4.65%) IT Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Systems Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Project Coordinator
7 2 (4.65%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Digital Content Designer
8 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) CSS
1 2 (4.65%) HTML
2 1 (2.33%) CSS3
2 1 (2.33%) jQuery
2 1 (2.33%) HTML5
2 1 (2.33%) .NET
2 1 (2.33%) XML
2 1 (2.33%) XSLT
2 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Social Media
2 3 (6.98%) User Experience
3 2 (4.65%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (4.65%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (4.65%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 16 (37.21%) Windows
2 8 (18.60%) Windows 7
3 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.95%) Project Management
2 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (6.98%) Web Application Development
3 3 (6.98%) Data Protection
3 3 (6.98%) SEO
4 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (4.65%) Programme Management
4 2 (4.65%) Information Management
4 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.33%) Business Transformation
5 1 (2.33%) Document Management
5 1 (2.33%) Content Management
5 1 (2.33%) IT Governance
5 1 (2.33%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (2.33%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.33%) BPR
5 1 (2.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.33%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (2.33%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.65%) SQL
2 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.33%) PHP
2 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) CCA
1 6 (13.95%) Citrix Certification
1 6 (13.95%) CCEA
1 6 (13.95%) CCIA
2 1 (2.33%) MCSE
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
1 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (13.95%) XenServer
2 6 (13.95%) XenDesktop
2 6 (13.95%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (32.56%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.28%) VMware
2 7 (16.28%) Citrix
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle
3 1 (2.33%) Lotus
3 1 (2.33%) Adobe
3 1 (2.33%) SIMUL8
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