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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 127 102 101
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -1
Contract jobs citing Legal 40 43 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.02% 1.18% 1.09%
As % of the General category 3.13% 3.40% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 24 15
Median daily rate £345 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £173 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £468 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £15.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+93.54% -18.42%
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
1279 1266 980
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 32.69% 34.77% 32.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 793 703 558
Median daily rate £400 £410 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +5.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £288 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 48 38
Median hourly rate £26.06 £27.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.23% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £14.00 £17.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £59.60 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -11 31 £340 +13.33% 12
Cheshire -9 7 £366 -18.61% 1
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 43 (46.24%) Finance
2 20 (21.51%) Banking
3 16 (17.20%) Windows
3 16 (17.20%) ITIL
4 15 (16.13%) Law
5 12 (12.90%) Risk Management
5 12 (12.90%) MS Office
5 12 (12.90%) Blackberry
5 12 (12.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 12 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (11.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (11.83%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (10.75%) Active Directory
7 10 (10.75%) Project Management
8 9 (9.68%) Citrix
8 9 (9.68%) Microsoft
8 9 (9.68%) Service Management
8 9 (9.68%) Document Management
8 9 (9.68%) MCDST
9 8 (8.60%) Supplier Management
9 8 (8.60%) Windows 7
10 7 (7.53%) SAP
10 7 (7.53%) Java
10 7 (7.53%) VPN
10 7 (7.53%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (7.53%) MOS
10 7 (7.53%) Coaching
11 6 (6.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 6 (6.45%) Asset Management
11 6 (6.45%) SAP SRM

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 12 (12.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (6.45%) NetWeaver
3 5 (5.38%) CMS
4 2 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.15%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.15%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.08%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (12.90%) MS Office
2 5 (5.38%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.23%) MS Project
3 3 (3.23%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (6.45%) SAP SRM
2 3 (3.23%) SAP HR
3 2 (2.15%) Visualfiles
4 1 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.15%) Office 365
1 2 (2.15%) SaaS
2 1 (1.08%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.53%) VPN
2 3 (3.23%) DHCP
2 3 (3.23%) DNS
2 3 (3.23%) Extranet
3 2 (2.15%) Firewall
3 2 (2.15%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.08%) Internet
4 1 (1.08%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.08%) Network Security
4 1 (1.08%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.45%) SAP BW
2 5 (5.38%) DB2
3 2 (2.15%) Power BI
3 2 (2.15%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.08%) GIS
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Appium
1 1 (1.08%) JIRA
1 1 (1.08%) Selenium
General
1 43 (46.24%) Finance
2 20 (21.51%) Banking
3 15 (16.13%) Law
4 4 (4.30%) Marketing
5 3 (3.23%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.23%) French Language
5 3 (3.23%) German Language
5 3 (3.23%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.15%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.08%) Games
7 1 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.08%) Retail
7 1 (1.08%) Spanish Language
7 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (48.39%) Analyst
2 10 (10.75%) Business Analyst
3 9 (9.68%) IT Manager
3 9 (9.68%) Service Analyst
4 8 (8.60%) Project Manager
4 8 (8.60%) Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (7.53%) Support Analyst
6 6 (6.45%) SAP Analyst
7 5 (5.38%) Desktop Analyst
7 5 (5.38%) Desktop Support
7 5 (5.38%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) Architect
8 4 (4.30%) Consultant
8 4 (4.30%) Legal Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) Security Architect
8 4 (4.30%) Software Analyst
9 3 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 3 (3.23%) SAP Basis Analyst
9 3 (3.23%) Web Analyst
9 3 (3.23%) Web Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.45%) SAP Basis
2 2 (2.15%) .NET
2 2 (2.15%) .NET Framework
2 2 (2.15%) Web Services
3 1 (1.08%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.08%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.08%) jQuery
3 1 (1.08%) MDX
3 1 (1.08%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.90%) Blackberry
2 11 (11.83%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.30%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.30%) User Experience
3 4 (4.30%) Visualisation
4 3 (3.23%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.15%) Clustering
5 2 (2.15%) Copywriting
5 2 (2.15%) Life Science
5 2 (2.15%) PMI
6 1 (1.08%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.08%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.08%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.08%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.08%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (1.08%) iPad
6 1 (1.08%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.20%) Windows
2 8 (8.60%) Windows 7
3 5 (5.38%) Windows XP
4 3 (3.23%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.15%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.15%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (17.20%) ITIL
2 12 (12.90%) Risk Management
3 11 (11.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (10.75%) Project Management
5 9 (9.68%) Document Management
5 9 (9.68%) Service Management
6 8 (8.60%) Supplier Management
7 7 (7.53%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (7.53%) Coaching
8 6 (6.45%) Asset Management
8 6 (6.45%) Change Management
8 6 (6.45%) PRINCE2
8 6 (6.45%) SAP Implementation
8 6 (6.45%) Service Delivery
8 6 (6.45%) Time Management
8 6 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (6.45%) Workflow
9 5 (5.38%) Information Security
9 5 (5.38%) Migration
9 5 (5.38%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.53%) Java
2 2 (2.15%) C++
2 2 (2.15%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.15%) Python
2 2 (2.15%) SQL
3 1 (1.08%) C#
3 1 (1.08%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (9.68%) MCDST
3 7 (7.53%) MOS
4 6 (6.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (5.38%) Degree
5 5 (5.38%) MCP
6 4 (4.30%) CISSP
6 4 (4.30%) CLAS
6 4 (4.30%) Security Cleared
7 3 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.15%) MCSA
8 2 (2.15%) MCSE
8 2 (2.15%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.08%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (1.08%) HND
9 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.23%) QA
2 2 (2.15%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.08%) AIFMD
3 1 (1.08%) FATCA
3 1 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.08%) SLA
3 1 (1.08%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.08%) UCITS
System Software
1 10 (10.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.08%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (2.15%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (2.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (1.08%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 9 (9.68%) Citrix
1 9 (9.68%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.53%) SAP
3 5 (5.38%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.23%) Siebel
5 2 (2.15%) Proofpoint
5 2 (2.15%) Symantec
6 1 (1.08%) AppSense
6 1 (1.08%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.08%) IBM
6 1 (1.08%) iManage
6 1 (1.08%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.08%) Tableau
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