The first 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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 68 60 81
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +21
Contract jobs citing Legal 18 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.27% 1.35% 0.72%
As % of the General category 3.93% 3.92% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 3
Average daily rate £325 £400 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £380 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £420 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £23.04
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.61 £14.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+21.44% -27.50%
General Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
458 332 503
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 32.37% 34.40% 36.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 145 232
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £263 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 21 16
Average hourly rate £16.20 £12.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.05% -27.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.05 £6.50 £13.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £82.00 £61.00 £40.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Legal
North West

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
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IT Job Ads
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Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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North West

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 8 (27.59%) MS Office
2 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
2 8 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (24.14%) Finance
4 5 (17.24%) Document Management
4 5 (17.24%) WorkSite
4 5 (17.24%) Business Analysis
5 4 (13.79%) Supplier Management
5 4 (13.79%) Law
5 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
6 3 (10.34%) Windows
6 3 (10.34%) CRM
6 3 (10.34%) Photoshop
6 3 (10.34%) ISEB
6 3 (10.34%) Data Management
6 3 (10.34%) Content Management
6 3 (10.34%) Banking
6 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
6 3 (10.34%) Waterfall
7 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
7 2 (6.90%) Billing
7 2 (6.90%) Advertising
7 2 (6.90%) Project Management
7 2 (6.90%) SLA
8 1 (3.45%) Cisco
8 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
8 1 (3.45%) LAN
8 1 (3.45%) WAN
8 1 (3.45%) MS Project

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (17.24%) WorkSite
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Office
1 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.34%) Photoshop
3 1 (3.45%) MS Project
3 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) LAN
1 1 (3.45%) WAN
1 1 (3.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Law
3 3 (10.34%) Banking
4 2 (6.90%) Billing
4 2 (6.90%) Advertising
5 1 (3.45%) Back Office
5 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.45%) Retail
5 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Business Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Trainer
3 3 (10.34%) IT Trainer
4 2 (6.90%) Resourcer
4 2 (6.90%) Contracts Manager
4 2 (6.90%) IT Business Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Change Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Commercial Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Service Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Systems Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Service Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Cocoa
1 1 (3.45%) Android SDK
1 1 (3.45%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (3.45%) iPad
2 1 (3.45%) FlexPod
2 1 (3.45%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.45%) Freedom of Information Act
2 1 (3.45%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
1 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (17.24%) Document Management
2 5 (17.24%) Business Analysis
3 4 (13.79%) Supplier Management
3 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
4 3 (10.34%) CRM
4 3 (10.34%) Data Management
4 3 (10.34%) Content Management
4 3 (10.34%) Waterfall
5 2 (6.90%) Project Management
6 1 (3.45%) ITIL
6 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.45%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (3.45%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.45%) Workflow
6 1 (3.45%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.45%) Information Management
6 1 (3.45%) Workflow Management
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) Java
1 1 (3.45%) SQL
1 1 (3.45%) VBA
1 1 (3.45%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) ISEB
2 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco
2 1 (3.45%) Citrix
2 1 (3.45%) NetApp
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