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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Legal
England / North West
Rank 95 107 115
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +8
Contract jobs citing Legal 36 52 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.36% 1.36% 1.02%
As % of the General category 4.48% 4.18% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 20 23
Median daily rate £375 £356 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £133 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £566 £511
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £22.90 £34.49 £30.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.60% +12.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £47.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-43.15% +120.93%

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
804 1243 1203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 30.40% 32.55% 36.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 471 781 665
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £255 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 61 61
Median hourly rate £38.46 £26.83 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.34% +49.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £14.00 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.73 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +43.23%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 +6 24 £330 -2.94% 13
Merseyside -2 6 £450 -
Cheshire +26 4 £619 +62.29%
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 23 (34.85%) Finance
2 14 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (16.67%) Project Management
5 10 (15.15%) Law
6 9 (13.64%) Java
7 8 (12.12%) MS Office
7 8 (12.12%) SAP
7 8 (12.12%) Windows
7 8 (12.12%) MS PowerPoint
7 8 (12.12%) Case Management
8 7 (10.61%) Scrum
8 7 (10.61%) Data Analysis
9 6 (9.09%) SAP Basis
9 6 (9.09%) Management Information System
9 6 (9.09%) SAP BW
9 6 (9.09%) NetWeaver
9 6 (9.09%) SAP Implementation
10 5 (7.58%) Data Protection
10 5 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (7.58%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (7.58%) PRINCE2
10 5 (7.58%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (7.58%) Microsoft
10 5 (7.58%) SQL
10 5 (7.58%) Clustering
10 5 (7.58%) Migration
11 4 (6.06%) Workflow
11 4 (6.06%) Service Management
11 4 (6.06%) Manufacturing

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 6 (9.09%) NetWeaver
2 3 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.52%) CMS
3 1 (1.52%) SAS
3 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (12.12%) MS Office
1 8 (12.12%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (6.06%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.03%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (4.55%) SAP SRM
1 3 (4.55%) Visualfiles
2 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.52%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) SaaS
2 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.52%) IaaS
2 1 (1.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) Extranet
2 1 (1.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.09%) SAP BW
2 4 (6.06%) DB2
3 3 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.52%) EDRMS
5 1 (1.52%) GIS
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) JIRA
General
1 23 (34.85%) Finance
2 10 (15.15%) Law
3 4 (6.06%) Banking
3 4 (6.06%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.55%) Marketing
4 3 (4.55%) Retail
5 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.52%) Electronics
6 1 (1.52%) Games
6 1 (1.52%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (31.82%) Analyst
2 8 (12.12%) Project Manager
3 6 (9.09%) Consultant
4 5 (7.58%) Developer
4 5 (7.58%) Service Analyst
5 4 (6.06%) Contracts Manager
5 4 (6.06%) Desktop Analyst
5 4 (6.06%) SAP Consultant
6 3 (4.55%) Business Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Desktop Support
6 3 (4.55%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) IT Manager
6 3 (4.55%) SAP Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) SAP Basis Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) SAP Basis Consultant
6 3 (4.55%) Software Project Manager
6 3 (4.55%) SQL Developer
6 3 (4.55%) Support Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Test Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.09%) SAP Basis
2 3 (4.55%) SAP TM
3 2 (3.03%) .NET
3 2 (3.03%) J2EE
3 2 (3.03%) MDX
4 1 (1.52%) HTML
4 1 (1.52%) Java EE
4 1 (1.52%) jQuery
4 1 (1.52%) REST
4 1 (1.52%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.58%) Clustering
3 3 (4.55%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.55%) Life Science
4 2 (3.03%) Cyber Defence
4 2 (3.03%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.03%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.52%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.12%) Windows
2 3 (4.55%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.55%) Windows XP
3 2 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (16.67%) Project Management
4 8 (12.12%) Case Management
5 7 (10.61%) Data Analysis
5 7 (10.61%) Scrum
6 6 (9.09%) SAP Implementation
7 5 (7.58%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (7.58%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (7.58%) Data Protection
7 5 (7.58%) Migration
7 5 (7.58%) PRINCE2
8 4 (6.06%) Business Analysis
8 4 (6.06%) Document Management
8 4 (6.06%) ITIL
8 4 (6.06%) Service Management
8 4 (6.06%) Workflow
9 3 (4.55%) Integration Testing
9 3 (4.55%) Kanban
9 3 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.64%) Java
2 5 (7.58%) SQL
3 3 (4.55%) C
4 2 (3.03%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.52%) C#
5 1 (1.52%) PHP
5 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.55%) Degree
1 3 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.52%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) QA
2 3 (4.55%) GDPR
2 3 (4.55%) SLA
3 2 (3.03%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (12.12%) SAP
2 5 (7.58%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.06%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.55%) Citrix
4 3 (4.55%) Oracle
5 2 (3.03%) iManage
5 2 (3.03%) Wyse
6 1 (1.52%) IBM
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