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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 74 58 73
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +15
Contract jobs citing Legal 26 47 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.58% 2.39% 1.89%
As % of the General category 5.44% 6.72% 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 27 25
Median daily rate £350 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £228 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £468 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 1
Median hourly rate £27.50 £12.00 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+129.16% +6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £12.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+150.00% -11.11%
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
478 699 540
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 29.06% 35.61% 36.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 402 332
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £250 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 26 7
Median hourly rate £27.50 £12.50 £21.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+120.00% -41.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.40 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.10 £37.50 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.03% +14.00%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Legal as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 December 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Legal also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Legal.

1 12 (30.00%) Finance
2 7 (17.50%) Law
2 7 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (17.50%) SAP
3 6 (15.00%) ITIL
3 6 (15.00%) Windows
3 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.00%) Process Improvement
4 5 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (12.50%) Project Management
4 5 (12.50%) MS Office
4 5 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 4 (10.00%) Workflow
5 4 (10.00%) Clustering
5 4 (10.00%) SAP Basis
5 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 4 (10.00%) Java
5 4 (10.00%) SAP BW
5 4 (10.00%) NetWeaver
5 4 (10.00%) SAP Implementation
5 4 (10.00%) Case Management
6 3 (7.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
6 3 (7.50%) Red Hat
6 3 (7.50%) Service Management
6 3 (7.50%) SQL
6 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
6 3 (7.50%) DB2
6 3 (7.50%) MS Excel

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.00%) NetWeaver
2 2 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.50%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MS Office
2 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (5.00%) SAP SRM
1 2 (5.00%) Visualfiles
2 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Extranet
1 2 (5.00%) LAN
1 2 (5.00%) SAN
1 2 (5.00%) WAN
2 1 (2.50%) Firewall
2 1 (2.50%) Internet
2 1 (2.50%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) SAP BW
2 3 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (7.50%) DB2
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.50%) EDRMS
4 1 (2.50%) GIS
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 12 (30.00%) Finance
2 7 (17.50%) Law
3 3 (7.50%) Retail
4 2 (5.00%) Banking
4 2 (5.00%) Front Office
4 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.00%) Marketing
4 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.50%) Electronics
5 1 (2.50%) Games
5 1 (2.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) Analyst
2 6 (15.00%) Developer
3 3 (7.50%) Business Analyst
3 3 (7.50%) Consultant
3 3 (7.50%) IT Trainer
3 3 (7.50%) Project Manager
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Developer
3 3 (7.50%) SSIS Developer
3 3 (7.50%) Trainer
4 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (5.00%) Business Manager
4 2 (5.00%) Commercial Analyst
4 2 (5.00%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (5.00%) Legal IT Trainer
4 2 (5.00%) Rollout Engineer
4 2 (5.00%) SAP Analyst
4 2 (5.00%) SAP Basis Analyst
4 2 (5.00%) SAP Manager
4 2 (5.00%) SQL BI Developer
4 2 (5.00%) SSAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) SAP Basis
2 2 (5.00%) .NET
2 2 (5.00%) MDX
2 2 (5.00%) SAP TM
3 1 (2.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.00%) Clustering
3 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (5.00%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.50%) Copywriting
4 1 (2.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.50%) Life Science
4 1 (2.50%) Taxonomies
4 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (15.00%) ITIL
2 6 (15.00%) Process Improvement
3 5 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (12.50%) Project Management
4 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 4 (10.00%) Case Management
4 4 (10.00%) SAP Implementation
4 4 (10.00%) Workflow
5 3 (7.50%) Information Security
5 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
5 3 (7.50%) Service Management
5 3 (7.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (5.00%) CRM
6 2 (5.00%) Document Management
6 2 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (5.00%) Scrum
6 2 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (5.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.00%) Java
2 3 (7.50%) SQL
3 1 (2.50%) C#
3 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) CISA
2 2 (5.00%) CISSP
2 2 (5.00%) GSEC
2 2 (5.00%) GSLC
2 2 (5.00%) GSNA
2 2 (5.00%) SANS
2 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) ISEB
3 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.50%) MCDST
3 1 (2.50%) MCP
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.50%) COBIT
2 1 (2.50%) ISAE 3402
2 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.50%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.50%) SSAE 16
2 1 (2.50%) Val IT
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) SAP
2 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.50%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.00%) iManage
4 2 (5.00%) LogRhythm
5 1 (2.50%) Citrix
5 1 (2.50%) HP
5 1 (2.50%) IBM
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle