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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Law over the 3 months to 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Law
Rank 133 123 135
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +12
Contract jobs citing Law 20 29 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.52% 0.78% 0.063%
As % of the General category 1.59% 2.18% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 0
Median daily rate £506 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £376 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.31% +0.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+5.72% -
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
1256 1332 1059
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 32.97% 35.61% 33.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 801 741 608
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
- +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 42 44
Median hourly rate £20.50 £16.30 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.76% -40.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £17.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.73 £59.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.38 £22.67 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.54% -9.34%

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Law as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -4 12 £513 +36.66% 9
Cheshire - 6 £500 -
Merseyside -4 1 - - 2
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, 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 North West region with a requirement for Law.

1 29 (63.04%) Finance
2 19 (41.30%) ITIL
3 18 (39.13%) Windows
4 15 (32.61%) Blackberry
4 15 (32.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 15 (32.61%) Legal
5 14 (30.43%) MS Office
6 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (28.26%) Banking
6 13 (28.26%) Document Management
7 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
7 12 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (21.74%) Active Directory
8 10 (21.74%) Data Protection
8 10 (21.74%) Open Source
9 9 (19.57%) Windows 7
9 9 (19.57%) MCDST
10 8 (17.39%) Citrix
11 7 (15.22%) VPN
11 7 (15.22%) MOS
11 7 (15.22%) Problem Management
12 6 (13.04%) Technical Architecture
12 6 (13.04%) Data Management
12 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
12 6 (13.04%) SharePoint
12 6 (13.04%) Windows XP
12 6 (13.04%) Java
12 6 (13.04%) Extranet
12 6 (13.04%) Apple iOS
12 6 (13.04%) PowerShell

Law
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 15 (32.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (13.04%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.70%) MS Exchange
4 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (30.43%) MS Office
2 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) VPN
2 6 (13.04%) Extranet
3 4 (8.70%) Internet
4 2 (4.35%) DHCP
4 2 (4.35%) DNS
4 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
General
1 29 (63.04%) Finance
2 15 (32.61%) Legal
3 13 (28.26%) Banking
4 3 (6.52%) French Language
4 3 (6.52%) German Language
5 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.17%) Local Government
5 1 (2.17%) Retail
5 1 (2.17%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 24 (52.17%) Analyst
2 7 (15.22%) Architect
2 7 (15.22%) Service Analyst
2 7 (15.22%) Support Analyst
3 6 (13.04%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (13.04%) Technical Architect
4 5 (10.87%) Desktop Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) Desktop Support
4 5 (10.87%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (8.70%) Consultant
5 4 (8.70%) Digital Architect
5 4 (8.70%) Digital Technical Architect
5 4 (8.70%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Monitoring Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Tivoli Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) .NET
1 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET
1 5 (10.87%) CAML
2 4 (8.70%) Web Services
3 1 (2.17%) JSON
3 1 (2.17%) RESTful
3 1 (2.17%) SOAP
3 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (32.61%) Blackberry
2 4 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.52%) Clustering
4 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (39.13%) Windows
2 9 (19.57%) Windows 7
3 6 (13.04%) Apple iOS
3 6 (13.04%) Windows XP
4 3 (6.52%) Unix
5 2 (4.35%) Solaris
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) ITIL
2 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (28.26%) Document Management
3 10 (21.74%) Data Protection
3 10 (21.74%) Open Source
4 7 (15.22%) Problem Management
5 6 (13.04%) Data Management
5 6 (13.04%) OWASP
5 6 (13.04%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (10.87%) ITIL V3
6 5 (10.87%) Service Management
6 5 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (10.87%) Waterfall
7 4 (8.70%) Migration
7 4 (8.70%) Project Management
7 4 (8.70%) Service Design
7 4 (8.70%) TDD
8 3 (6.52%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.52%) Supplier Management
9 2 (4.35%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.04%) Java
1 6 (13.04%) PowerShell
2 5 (10.87%) C#
2 5 (10.87%) FQL
2 5 (10.87%) VB
3 4 (8.70%) Python
4 3 (6.52%) C++
4 3 (6.52%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.35%) SQL
6 1 (2.17%) C
6 1 (2.17%) Perl
6 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.17%) Ruby
6 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (19.57%) MCDST
3 7 (15.22%) MOS
4 6 (13.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (10.87%) MCP
6 4 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (6.52%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (6.52%) Degree
8 2 (4.35%) MCSA
8 2 (4.35%) MCSE
8 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (21.74%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.17%) Terminal Server
3 1 (2.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (2.17%) Veritas File System
3 1 (2.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (2.17%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Tivoli
2 2 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (4.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (4.35%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (2.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.39%) Citrix
3 6 (13.04%) ServiceNow
4 3 (6.52%) Cisco
4 3 (6.52%) NetIQ
4 3 (6.52%) Oracle
4 3 (6.52%) Symantec
5 2 (4.35%) EMC
5 2 (4.35%) iManage
5 2 (4.35%) IronPort
5 2 (4.35%) Proofpoint
5 2 (4.35%) Veritas
5 2 (4.35%) VMware
6 1 (2.17%) AppSense
6 1 (2.17%) Dell
6 1 (2.17%) Remedy
6 1 (2.17%) RightFax