The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 127 97 101
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +4
Contract jobs citing Legal 28 58 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.77% 1.51% 1.06%
As % of the General category 2.42% 4.25% 3.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 44 19
Median daily rate £352 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.30% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £124 £180 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £459 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £385
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £33.00 £8.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +288.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -47.36%
Legal
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
1159 1365 936
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 31.79% 35.58% 30.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 743 736 532
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £285 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 41 43
Median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% -34.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £13.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.59 £47.71 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £22.67 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.55% +3.02%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Legal Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Legal
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Legal across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Legal Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Legal
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Legal
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 Legal within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 July 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 -25 20 £320 +6.66% 9
Cheshire -8 4 £458 +22.00% 2
Merseyside +1 2 £420 +52.72% 5
Lancashire - 1 - - 1
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 North West region with a requirement for Legal.

1 41 (53.25%) Finance
2 19 (24.68%) Windows
2 19 (24.68%) Banking
3 17 (22.08%) Law
4 16 (20.78%) MS Office
4 16 (20.78%) ITIL
5 14 (18.18%) Blackberry
5 14 (18.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 13 (16.88%) Microsoft
6 13 (16.88%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (12.99%) Active Directory
7 10 (12.99%) Project Management
7 10 (12.99%) Document Management
7 10 (12.99%) MCDST
8 9 (11.69%) Citrix
9 8 (10.39%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (10.39%) Risk Management
9 8 (10.39%) Windows 7
10 7 (9.09%) Degree
10 7 (9.09%) MOS
10 7 (9.09%) MS Excel
10 7 (9.09%) Windows XP
10 7 (9.09%) VPN
11 6 (7.79%) MCP
11 6 (7.79%) Information Security
11 6 (7.79%) Service Delivery
11 6 (7.79%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (7.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 5 (6.49%) Apple iOS

Legal
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 14 (18.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (3.90%) CMS
2 3 (3.90%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.60%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.60%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (20.78%) MS Office
2 7 (9.09%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.90%) Photoshop
4 2 (2.60%) MS Project
5 1 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.09%) VPN
2 5 (6.49%) Extranet
3 3 (3.90%) DHCP
3 3 (3.90%) DNS
3 3 (3.90%) Firewall
4 2 (2.60%) LAN
4 2 (2.60%) SAN
4 2 (2.60%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.60%) WAN
5 1 (1.30%) Intranet
5 1 (1.30%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.30%) IP Telephony
5 1 (1.30%) Network Security
5 1 (1.30%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (1.30%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.60%) Power BI
2 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.30%) GIS
2 1 (1.30%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Appium
1 1 (1.30%) JIRA
1 1 (1.30%) Selenium
General
1 41 (53.25%) Finance
2 19 (24.68%) Banking
3 17 (22.08%) Law
4 4 (5.19%) Marketing
5 3 (3.90%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.90%) French Language
5 3 (3.90%) German Language
5 3 (3.90%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.90%) Retail
6 1 (1.30%) Front Office
6 1 (1.30%) Games
6 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.30%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (46.75%) Analyst
2 10 (12.99%) Project Manager
3 9 (11.69%) Service Analyst
3 9 (11.69%) Support Analyst
4 8 (10.39%) Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 7 (9.09%) Desktop Analyst
5 7 (9.09%) Desktop Support
5 7 (9.09%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 4 (5.19%) IT Manager
6 4 (5.19%) Legal Analyst
7 3 (3.90%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (3.90%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (3.90%) Agile Business Analyst
7 3 (3.90%) Developer
7 3 (3.90%) Process Analyst
7 3 (3.90%) Systems Tester
7 3 (3.90%) Tester
8 2 (2.60%) IT Support
8 2 (2.60%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.90%) Web Services
2 1 (1.30%) .NET
2 1 (1.30%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.30%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.18%) Blackberry
2 6 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.49%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.19%) Visualisation
5 3 (3.90%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.60%) Copywriting
6 2 (2.60%) User Experience
7 1 (1.30%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.30%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.30%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (1.30%) Freedom of Information Act
7 1 (1.30%) Life Science
7 1 (1.30%) PMI
7 1 (1.30%) Social Media
7 1 (1.30%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (24.68%) Windows
2 8 (10.39%) Windows 7
3 7 (9.09%) Windows XP
4 5 (6.49%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.60%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.60%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.30%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.78%) ITIL
2 10 (12.99%) Document Management
2 10 (12.99%) Project Management
3 8 (10.39%) Risk Management
3 8 (10.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (7.79%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (7.79%) Information Security
4 6 (7.79%) Service Delivery
5 5 (6.49%) Migration
5 5 (6.49%) PRINCE2
5 5 (6.49%) Problem Management
6 4 (5.19%) Case Management
6 4 (5.19%) Change Management
6 4 (5.19%) Internal Audit
6 4 (5.19%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (5.19%) Service Management
6 4 (5.19%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (5.19%) Test Scripting
6 4 (5.19%) Workflow
7 3 (3.90%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.60%) C++
1 2 (2.60%) JavaScript
1 2 (2.60%) Python
2 1 (1.30%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 1 (1.30%) Java
2 1 (1.30%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (16.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (12.99%) MCDST
3 7 (9.09%) Degree
3 7 (9.09%) MOS
4 6 (7.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 6 (7.79%) MCP
5 4 (5.19%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.90%) CISSP
7 2 (2.60%) CISA
7 2 (2.60%) GSEC
7 2 (2.60%) GSLC
7 2 (2.60%) GSNA
7 2 (2.60%) MCSA
7 2 (2.60%) MCSE
7 2 (2.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (2.60%) SANS
7 2 (2.60%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.30%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.30%) HND
8 1 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.90%) QA
3 1 (1.30%) AIFMD
3 1 (1.30%) COBIT
3 1 (1.30%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.30%) ISAE 3402
3 1 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (1.30%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.30%) SLA
3 1 (1.30%) SSAE 16
3 1 (1.30%) UCITS
3 1 (1.30%) Val IT
System Software
1 10 (12.99%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.30%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (2.60%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (1.30%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 13 (16.88%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.69%) Citrix
3 3 (3.90%) SAP
4 2 (2.60%) LogRhythm
4 2 (2.60%) Proofpoint
4 2 (2.60%) Symantec
5 1 (1.30%) AppSense
5 1 (1.30%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.30%) HP
5 1 (1.30%) IBM
5 1 (1.30%) iManage
5 1 (1.30%) Tableau
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