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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 60 62 68
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Contract jobs citing Legal 29 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.91% 1.29% 0.96%
As % of the General category 4.80% 3.64% 2.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 3
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£300 £400 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +100.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £320 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £408 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £396 £338
% change year-on-year
-5.30% +17.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.31 £27.48
% change year-on-year
+1.06% -33.38%
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
604 440 338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 39.84% 35.51% 35.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 240 162
Average daily rate £400 £363 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +2.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £175 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 19
Average hourly rate £15.98 £23.00 £14.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.54% +63.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.53 £11.69 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.90 £120.00 £79.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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
Oldham - 1 £300 -
Legal
North West

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 22 (46.81%) Finance
2 18 (38.30%) Windows
3 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
4 14 (29.79%) Law
4 14 (29.79%) MS Office
5 12 (25.53%) Windows 7
6 11 (23.40%) ITIL
7 10 (21.28%) MS Excel
8 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (19.15%) MCDST
8 9 (19.15%) Document Management
9 8 (17.02%) MOS
9 8 (17.02%) MCITP
9 8 (17.02%) Incident Management
9 8 (17.02%) ITIL V3
9 8 (17.02%) Security Cleared
9 8 (17.02%) A+ Certification
10 5 (10.64%) PRINCE2
10 5 (10.64%) SQL
10 5 (10.64%) Information Management
11 4 (8.51%) VMware
11 4 (8.51%) Information Security
11 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 4 (8.51%) Business Analysis
11 4 (8.51%) Local Government
11 4 (8.51%) Citrix
11 4 (8.51%) Project Management
12 3 (6.38%) Degree
12 3 (6.38%) Clustering
12 3 (6.38%) Telecoms

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 1 (2.13%) IBM Notes
1 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (29.79%) MS Office
2 10 (21.28%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) ATM
1 1 (2.13%) LAN
1 1 (2.13%) VoIP
1 1 (2.13%) WAN
1 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.13%) DMZ
1 1 (2.13%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 22 (46.81%) Finance
2 14 (29.79%) Law
3 4 (8.51%) Local Government
4 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.26%) Banking
5 2 (4.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (27.66%) Analyst
2 8 (17.02%) Technical Team Leader
2 8 (17.02%) Team Leader
2 8 (17.02%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 6 (12.77%) Project Manager
3 6 (12.77%) Business Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Service Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Architect
5 3 (6.38%) Change Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Governance Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Data Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Contracts Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Project Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Systems Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Buyer
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Buyer
6 2 (4.26%) Data Governance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) HTML
1 1 (2.13%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Clustering
2 1 (2.13%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (38.30%) Windows
2 12 (25.53%) Windows 7
3 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.40%) ITIL
2 9 (19.15%) Document Management
3 8 (17.02%) Incident Management
3 8 (17.02%) ITIL V3
4 5 (10.64%) PRINCE2
4 5 (10.64%) Information Management
5 4 (8.51%) Information Security
5 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (8.51%) Business Analysis
5 4 (8.51%) Project Management
6 3 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.38%) Data Governance
7 2 (4.26%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (4.26%) Logical Data Model
7 2 (4.26%) Physical Data Model
7 2 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (4.26%) Business Continuity
7 2 (4.26%) Supply Chain Management
7 2 (4.26%) Information Architecture
7 2 (4.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.64%) SQL
2 2 (4.26%) C
3 1 (2.13%) C++
3 1 (2.13%) Java
3 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (19.15%) MCDST
2 8 (17.02%) MOS
2 8 (17.02%) MCITP
2 8 (17.02%) Security Cleared
2 8 (17.02%) A+ Certification
3 3 (6.38%) Degree
4 2 (4.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.13%) MCP
5 1 (2.13%) CCA
5 1 (2.13%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.13%) CCEA
5 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.13%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.13%) COBIT
1 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.26%) NFS
2 1 (2.13%) XenServer
2 1 (2.13%) XenDesktop
2 1 (2.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (2.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.51%) VMware
2 4 (8.51%) Citrix
3 2 (4.26%) Amdocs
3 2 (4.26%) Cisco
4 1 (2.13%) SAP
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle
4 1 (2.13%) Websense
4 1 (2.13%) Lotus
4 1 (2.13%) Sage
4 1 (2.13%) Symantec
4 1 (2.13%) Rapid7
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