The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Law over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Law
North West / Merseyside
Rank - - 32
Contract jobs citing Law 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - - 0.40%
As % of the General category - - 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.12% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

General Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
50 125 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 19.31% 40.32% 25.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 70 41
Median daily rate £438 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £185 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £16.50 £12.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +32.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £33.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.89% +34.00%

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside region citing Law as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Law Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Law
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Law across the Merseyside region.

Law Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Law
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Law across the Merseyside region.

Law Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Law
Top 2 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Law 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Law.

1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Case Management

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Case Management
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow