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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Law
Rank 143 121 122
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +1
Contract jobs citing Law 13 24 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.34% 0.74% 0.47%
As % of the General category 1.05% 2.05% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 6
Average daily rate £500 £275 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -20.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £255 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £335 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £9.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- -21.42%
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
1238 1172 888
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 32.46% 36.00% 32.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 786 670 461
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £265 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 56 51
Average hourly rate £18.99 £17.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.48% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.48 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.67 £43.00 £40.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+31.00% +16.27%

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 14 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the North West region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Manchester -24 8 £400 +45.45% 10
Lancashire 0 4 £540 -
Merseyside - 1 - - 1
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 18 (54.55%) Finance
2 9 (27.27%) Project Management
2 9 (27.27%) MS Office
2 9 (27.27%) Windows
3 8 (24.24%) Web Services
3 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (24.24%) Banking
3 8 (24.24%) Data Protection
3 8 (24.24%) Windows 7
3 8 (24.24%) Open Source
3 8 (24.24%) Agile Project Management
4 7 (21.21%) iManage
4 7 (21.21%) Skype for Business
4 7 (21.21%) Legal
5 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 6 (18.18%) Data Centre
6 5 (15.15%) Waterfall
6 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
6 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
6 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
7 4 (12.12%) TDD
7 4 (12.12%) Python
7 4 (12.12%) C++
8 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
8 3 (9.09%) Forcepoint
8 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (9.09%) SIEM
8 3 (9.09%) Network Security
8 3 (9.09%) Data Analysis
8 3 (9.09%) QRadar

Law
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 7 (21.21%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (27.27%) MS Office
2 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) Network Security
2 1 (3.03%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Axure RP
General
1 18 (54.55%) Finance
2 8 (24.24%) Banking
3 7 (21.21%) Legal
4 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.03%) Interactive Media
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
4 1 (3.03%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Analyst
2 8 (24.24%) Consultant
3 7 (21.21%) Business Analyst
4 6 (18.18%) Digital Analyst
4 6 (18.18%) Digital Business Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (12.12%) Security Consultant
7 3 (9.09%) Help Desk Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) IT Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) Security Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) SIEM Consultant
7 3 (9.09%) SIEM Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
8 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (6.06%) IT Support
8 2 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Senior Manager
8 2 (6.06%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) Web Services
2 1 (3.03%) CSS
2 1 (3.03%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Windows
2 8 (24.24%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Project Management
2 8 (24.24%) Agile Project Management
2 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (24.24%) Data Protection
2 8 (24.24%) Open Source
3 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 5 (15.15%) Waterfall
5 4 (12.12%) TDD
6 3 (9.09%) Data Analysis
6 3 (9.09%) SIEM
6 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.06%) Anti-Money Laundering
7 2 (6.06%) Document Management
7 2 (6.06%) People Management
7 2 (6.06%) SEO
8 1 (3.03%) Iconography
8 1 (3.03%) Incident Management
8 1 (3.03%) Security Operations
8 1 (3.03%) Software Testing
8 1 (3.03%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
2 4 (12.12%) C++
2 4 (12.12%) Python
3 2 (6.06%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (3.03%) CIPD
1 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Proventia
1 3 (9.09%) QRadar
2 1 (3.03%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) iManage
2 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.09%) Forcepoint
4 2 (6.06%) Cisco
4 2 (6.06%) Interwoven
5 1 (3.03%) EMC
5 1 (3.03%) IBM
5 1 (3.03%) IronPort
5 1 (3.03%) Remedy
5 1 (3.03%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.03%) VMware
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