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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 73 68 76
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Contract jobs citing Legal 33 23 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.82% 1.61% 0.76%
As % of the General category 5.76% 4.09% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 21 5
Average daily rate £345 £400 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% +7.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £407 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.10% +8.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £18.99 £21.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.69% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £21.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+120.93% +38.70%
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
573 563 373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 31.62% 39.43% 31.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 324 204
Average daily rate £390 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.29% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £550 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 11
Average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £12.92
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% +47.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £17.50 £8.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £23.75 £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Salford - 2 £340 -
Legal
North West

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 28 (34.15%) Finance
2 14 (17.07%) MS Office
2 14 (17.07%) Windows
2 14 (17.07%) Microsoft
3 13 (15.85%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (13.41%) Project Management
4 11 (13.41%) Java
5 10 (12.20%) iManage
6 9 (10.98%) MS Excel
6 9 (10.98%) Degree
6 9 (10.98%) Windows 7
7 8 (9.76%) Skype for Business
7 8 (9.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (9.76%) Banking
7 8 (9.76%) Active Directory
8 7 (8.54%) PRINCE2
8 7 (8.54%) SQL
8 7 (8.54%) Service Management
8 7 (8.54%) Law
8 7 (8.54%) QA
8 7 (8.54%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 7 (8.54%) Coaching
9 6 (7.32%) High Availability
9 6 (7.32%) SAP Implementation
9 6 (7.32%) SAP SRM
9 6 (7.32%) SAP Basis
9 6 (7.32%) SAP
9 6 (7.32%) DB2
9 6 (7.32%) SAP BW

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 8 (9.76%) Skype for Business
2 6 (7.32%) NetWeaver
3 3 (3.66%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.44%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.22%) Drupal
5 1 (1.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (17.07%) MS Office
2 9 (10.98%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.66%) MS Project
4 2 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (7.32%) SAP SRM
2 3 (3.66%) SAP HR
3 2 (2.44%) Visualfiles
4 1 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.22%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
4 1 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.22%) MailChimp
1 1 (1.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.44%) 3G
1 2 (2.44%) 4G
1 2 (2.44%) HTTP
1 2 (2.44%) Internet
2 1 (1.22%) Intranet
2 1 (1.22%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.32%) DB2
1 6 (7.32%) SAP BW
2 5 (6.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (4.88%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.66%) OLAP
5 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.22%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (1.22%) Power BI
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (3.66%) GDB
1 3 (3.66%) Gradle
1 3 (3.66%) Jenkins
1 3 (3.66%) Maven
2 2 (2.44%) Appium
2 2 (2.44%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.44%) JIRA
2 2 (2.44%) Selenium
3 1 (1.22%) NUnit
3 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.22%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.22%) tSQLt
General
1 28 (34.15%) Finance
2 8 (9.76%) Banking
3 7 (8.54%) Law
4 3 (3.66%) Advertising
4 3 (3.66%) Games
4 3 (3.66%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.44%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.44%) Retail
6 1 (1.22%) Marketing
6 1 (1.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 33 (40.24%) Analyst
2 9 (10.98%) Business Analyst
3 7 (8.54%) IT Analyst
3 7 (8.54%) Project Manager
4 6 (7.32%) Legal Analyst
4 6 (7.32%) SAP Analyst
5 5 (6.10%) 1st Line Support
5 5 (6.10%) Developer
5 5 (6.10%) IT Trainer
5 5 (6.10%) Legal IT Trainer
5 5 (6.10%) Trainer
6 4 (4.88%) IT Manager
6 4 (4.88%) Service Analyst
6 4 (4.88%) Software Analyst
6 4 (4.88%) SQL Analyst
7 3 (3.66%) Asset Management Analyst
7 3 (3.66%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (3.66%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (3.66%) SAP Basis Analyst
7 3 (3.66%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.32%) SAP Basis
2 3 (3.66%) .NET
3 2 (2.44%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.22%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.22%) CSS
4 1 (1.22%) CSS3
4 1 (1.22%) Entity Framework
4 1 (1.22%) HTML
4 1 (1.22%) HTML5
4 1 (1.22%) jQuery
4 1 (1.22%) LINQ
4 1 (1.22%) MDX
4 1 (1.22%) React
4 1 (1.22%) REST
4 1 (1.22%) SOAP
4 1 (1.22%) Web Services
4 1 (1.22%) XHTML
4 1 (1.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.85%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.88%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.66%) Algorithms
3 3 (3.66%) Clustering
4 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.44%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.44%) Life Science
4 2 (2.44%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.44%) Statistics
5 1 (1.22%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.22%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.22%) Replication
5 1 (1.22%) Social Media
5 1 (1.22%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.07%) Windows
2 9 (10.98%) Windows 7
3 3 (3.66%) Linux
4 2 (2.44%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.44%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.22%) AIX
5 1 (1.22%) Android
5 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.22%) Solaris
5 1 (1.22%) Unix
5 1 (1.22%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (13.41%) Project Management
2 8 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (9.76%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (8.54%) Coaching
3 7 (8.54%) PRINCE2
3 7 (8.54%) Service Management
3 7 (8.54%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 6 (7.32%) High Availability
4 6 (7.32%) SAP Implementation
5 5 (6.10%) Asset Management
5 5 (6.10%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (6.10%) Workflow
6 4 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (4.88%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (4.88%) ITIL
6 4 (4.88%) Software Asset Management
6 4 (4.88%) Software Licensing
6 4 (4.88%) Supplier Management
6 4 (4.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.41%) Java
2 7 (8.54%) SQL
3 5 (6.10%) C
4 4 (4.88%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.66%) C++
5 3 (3.66%) Python
6 2 (2.44%) C#
7 1 (1.22%) ANSI SQL
7 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.22%) PHP
7 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (10.98%) Degree
2 4 (4.88%) PMP
3 3 (3.66%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.44%) APMP
4 2 (2.44%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.44%) HND
4 2 (2.44%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.22%) CCA
5 1 (1.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.54%) QA
2 1 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (9.76%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.66%) Docker
3 1 (1.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.66%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.66%) Puppet
2 2 (2.44%) Ansible
3 1 (1.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (17.07%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.20%) iManage
3 6 (7.32%) SAP
4 5 (6.10%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.44%) Citrix
5 2 (2.44%) Interwoven
6 1 (1.22%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.22%) Google
6 1 (1.22%) IBM
6 1 (1.22%) LexisNexis
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle
6 1 (1.22%) Red Gate
6 1 (1.22%) SmartStream
6 1 (1.22%) VMware
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