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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 124 86 97
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +11
Contract jobs citing Legal 33 78 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.03% 1.86% 1.39%
As % of the General category 3.53% 5.15% 4.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 47 32
Median daily rate £350 £438 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +24.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £250 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £659 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 4
Median hourly rate £27.50 £12.00 £26.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+129.16% -54.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £12.00 £15.17
% change year-on-year
+150.00% -20.88%
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
934 1516 1085
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 29.08% 36.21% 33.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 625 951 627
Median daily rate £413 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 68 47
Median hourly rate £14.00 £21.50 £16.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.88% +27.04%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £28.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% +18.75%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 -20 25 £350 +7.69% 17
Cheshire +4 5 £300 -52.56% 2
Merseyside -5 2 £506 +12.50% 4
Lancashire -5 1 £296 -53.75% 2
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 19 (35.19%) Finance
2 9 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (14.81%) Project Management
4 7 (12.96%) MS Office
4 7 (12.96%) SAP
4 7 (12.96%) Windows
4 7 (12.96%) Law
4 7 (12.96%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (11.11%) Scrum
5 6 (11.11%) Management Information System
5 6 (11.11%) ITIL
5 6 (11.11%) Java
5 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 6 (11.11%) Process Improvement
6 5 (9.26%) MS Excel
6 5 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (9.26%) Banking
6 5 (9.26%) Retail
7 4 (7.41%) Clustering
7 4 (7.41%) Information Security
7 4 (7.41%) SAP Basis
7 4 (7.41%) Workflow
7 4 (7.41%) SQL
7 4 (7.41%) SAP BW
7 4 (7.41%) NetWeaver
7 4 (7.41%) Business Analysis
7 4 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (7.41%) Degree
7 4 (7.41%) SAP Implementation
7 4 (7.41%) Case Management

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 4 (7.41%) NetWeaver
2 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (3.70%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.85%) SAS
4 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (12.96%) MS Office
2 5 (9.26%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.70%) Camtasia
3 2 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.70%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (3.70%) SAP SRM
1 2 (3.70%) Visualfiles
2 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Office 365
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) Extranet
1 2 (3.70%) Intranet
1 2 (3.70%) LAN
1 2 (3.70%) SAN
1 2 (3.70%) WAN
2 1 (1.85%) Firewall
2 1 (1.85%) Internet
2 1 (1.85%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) SAP BW
2 3 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.56%) DB2
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.85%) EDRMS
4 1 (1.85%) GIS
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 19 (35.19%) Finance
2 7 (12.96%) Law
3 5 (9.26%) Banking
3 5 (9.26%) Retail
4 2 (3.70%) Front Office
4 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.70%) Marketing
4 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.85%) Electronics
5 1 (1.85%) Games
5 1 (1.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (29.63%) Analyst
2 7 (12.96%) Developer
2 7 (12.96%) Project Manager
3 4 (7.41%) Consultant
4 3 (5.56%) Business Analyst
4 3 (5.56%) Compliance Manager
4 3 (5.56%) IT Trainer
4 3 (5.56%) SQL Developer
4 3 (5.56%) SSIS Developer
4 3 (5.56%) Trainer
5 2 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (3.70%) Commercial Analyst
5 2 (3.70%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (3.70%) SAP Analyst
5 2 (3.70%) SAP Basis Analyst
5 2 (3.70%) SAP Basis Consultant
5 2 (3.70%) SAP Manager
5 2 (3.70%) SQL BI Developer
5 2 (3.70%) SSAS Developer
5 2 (3.70%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) SAP Basis
2 2 (3.70%) .NET
2 2 (3.70%) J2EE
2 2 (3.70%) MDX
2 2 (3.70%) SAP TM
3 1 (1.85%) Java EE
3 1 (1.85%) jQuery
3 1 (1.85%) Spring
3 1 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.41%) Clustering
3 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.70%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.70%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.70%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.85%) Copywriting
5 1 (1.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.85%) Life Science
5 1 (1.85%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.96%) Windows
2 2 (3.70%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.70%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.85%) Unix
3 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (14.81%) Project Management
3 7 (12.96%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (11.11%) ITIL
4 6 (11.11%) Process Improvement
4 6 (11.11%) Scrum
5 5 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (7.41%) Business Analysis
6 4 (7.41%) Case Management
6 4 (7.41%) Information Security
6 4 (7.41%) SAP Implementation
6 4 (7.41%) Workflow
7 3 (5.56%) Kanban
7 3 (5.56%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (5.56%) SDLC
7 3 (5.56%) Security Operations
7 3 (5.56%) Service Delivery
7 3 (5.56%) Service Management
7 3 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.11%) Java
2 4 (7.41%) SQL
3 1 (1.85%) C#
3 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) Degree
2 3 (5.56%) CISSP
3 2 (3.70%) CISA
3 2 (3.70%) GSEC
3 2 (3.70%) GSLC
3 2 (3.70%) GSNA
3 2 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (3.70%) SANS
3 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.85%) ISEB
4 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.85%) MCDST
4 1 (1.85%) MCP
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.70%) QA
3 1 (1.85%) COBIT
3 1 (1.85%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.85%) ISAE 3402
3 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (1.85%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.85%) SSAE 16
3 1 (1.85%) Val IT
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (12.96%) SAP
2 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.56%) Oracle
3 3 (5.56%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.70%) IBM
4 2 (3.70%) iManage
4 2 (3.70%) LogRhythm
5 1 (1.85%) Citrix
5 1 (1.85%) HP
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