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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 53 71 60
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -11
Contract jobs citing Legal 30 10 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.14% 0.89% 1.85%
As % of the General category 5.60% 2.79% 6.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 6 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 £562 £384 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.60% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.75 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+21.12% +7.57%
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
536 359 293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 38.29% 31.97% 28.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 192 127
Average daily rate £357 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.93% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £581 £530 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 15
Average hourly rate £21.50 £9.13 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+135.61% -49.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.85 £8.75 £6.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £21.45 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -16.00%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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
Altrincham - - - - 1
Cheadle - - - -
Stockport - - - - 2
Legal
North West

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 21 (44.68%) Finance
2 15 (31.91%) Windows
2 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
3 13 (27.66%) MS Office
4 7 (14.89%) Citrix
4 7 (14.89%) VMware
4 7 (14.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (14.89%) Windows 7
5 6 (12.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 6 (12.77%) XenServer
5 6 (12.77%) XenDesktop
5 6 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (12.77%) CCIA
5 6 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (12.77%) CCA
5 6 (12.77%) Citrix Certification
5 6 (12.77%) CCEA
5 6 (12.77%) MS Exchange
6 5 (10.64%) Project Management
6 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (10.64%) Information Management
6 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (8.51%) Social Media
7 4 (8.51%) Local Government
7 4 (8.51%) Intranet
7 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
7 4 (8.51%) Publishing
7 4 (8.51%) SQL
8 3 (6.38%) MS Excel

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 6 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (12.77%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.13%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.13%) CMS
2 1 (2.13%) WorkSite
2 1 (2.13%) Drupal
Applications
1 13 (27.66%) MS Office
2 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.13%) Photoshop
4 1 (2.13%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) Intranet
2 1 (2.13%) ATM
2 1 (2.13%) LAN
2 1 (2.13%) VoIP
2 1 (2.13%) WAN
2 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.13%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 21 (44.68%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Local Government
2 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.51%) Publishing
3 3 (6.38%) Law
4 1 (2.13%) Back Office
4 1 (2.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (25.53%) Analyst
2 7 (14.89%) Service Analyst
2 7 (14.89%) Project Manager
2 7 (14.89%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (12.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) Server Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) Designer
5 4 (8.51%) Systems Manager
6 3 (6.38%) Business Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Coordinator
6 3 (6.38%) Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Designer
6 3 (6.38%) Digital Content Designer
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Digital Content Designer
7 2 (4.26%) Governance Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Data Governance Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Project Coordinator
7 2 (4.26%) SQL Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) HTML
2 1 (2.13%) J2EE
2 1 (2.13%) CSS
2 1 (2.13%) HTML5
2 1 (2.13%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Social Media
2 3 (6.38%) User Experience
3 2 (4.26%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (4.26%) Freedom of Information Act
3 2 (4.26%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (2.13%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.13%) Clustering
4 1 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.91%) Windows
2 7 (14.89%) Windows 7
3 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (10.64%) Project Management
2 5 (10.64%) Information Management
3 3 (6.38%) SEO
3 3 (6.38%) Web Application Development
3 3 (6.38%) Data Governance
3 3 (6.38%) Data Protection
3 3 (6.38%) Mentoring
4 2 (4.26%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (4.26%) Physical Data Model
4 2 (4.26%) Business Analysis
4 2 (4.26%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (4.26%) Information Architecture
4 2 (4.26%) Programme Management
4 2 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (4.26%) Benchmarking
4 2 (4.26%) Quality Management
4 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2
4 2 (4.26%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.51%) SQL
2 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.13%) Java
3 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.13%) PHP
3 1 (2.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) CCIA
1 6 (12.77%) CCA
1 6 (12.77%) Citrix Certification
1 6 (12.77%) CCEA
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.13%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 7 (14.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (12.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 6 (12.77%) XenServer
2 6 (12.77%) XenDesktop
3 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.89%) Citrix
2 7 (14.89%) VMware
3 1 (2.13%) Lotus
3 1 (2.13%) Sage
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle
3 1 (2.13%) Adobe
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £535.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Streamline Connections
Rate: £400 - £495 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Volt
Rate: £24000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Heywood
Capita - ITIN
Rate: US$.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago