The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Law over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Law
Rank 139 126 129
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Contract jobs citing Law 4 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.13% 0.21% 0.43%
As % of the General category 0.41% 0.60% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 7
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£750 £370 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+102.70% +40.95%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £310 £323
% change year-on-year
+53.22% -3.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%
Law
England

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

General Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
974 1007 1161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 31.18% 35.14% 35.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 536 505 630
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £269 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £501 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 59 52
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.93 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £33.68 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- -22.41%

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Law across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Law Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Law
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Law Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Law
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Law across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Law Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Law
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Law Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Law
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 August 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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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
Cheshire - 2 £613 - 1
Merseyside -2 1 - - 3
Lancashire - 1 £750 -
Manchester - - - - 9
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Law 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 Law.

1 4 (44.44%) Legal
1 4 (44.44%) Data Protection
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
2 2 (22.22%) WAN
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) CRM
2 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Software Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 1 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 1 (11.11%) Lync
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (11.11%) REST
3 1 (11.11%) CSS3
3 1 (11.11%) SIEM
3 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
3 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) ISSAP

Law
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Law 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 Law. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) Lync
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
1 2 (22.22%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
1 1 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
General
1 4 (44.44%) Legal
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Commercial Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Architect
1 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Procurement Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Network Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Risk Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Information Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Network Architect
2 1 (11.11%) IT Procurement Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) Ajax
1 1 (11.11%) JSON
1 1 (11.11%) HTML5
1 1 (11.11%) REST
1 1 (11.11%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
1 2 (22.22%) Open Source
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Data Protection
2 2 (22.22%) CRM
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
3 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) CMMI
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) C++
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) Python
1 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CISSP
1 1 (11.11%) ISSAP
1 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (11.11%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco
1 1 (11.11%) Citrix
1 1 (11.11%) NetApp
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