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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 127 100 114
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +14
Contract jobs citing Legal 21 63 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.60% 1.49% 0.91%
As % of the General category 1.92% 4.11% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 51 17
Median daily rate £420 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £473 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £8.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +164.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £13.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -47.11%
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
1091 1532 1000
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 31.33% 36.19% 31.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 693 854 555
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 51 45
Median hourly rate £14.00 £18.48 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.24% +2.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £12.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.32 £57.48 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-18.00% +11.11%

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 August 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 August 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 -26 14 £359 +10.46% 18
Merseyside +7 3 £420 +8.38% 3
Cheshire -3 3 £500 +29.03%
Lancashire - 1 - - 1
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 29 (47.54%) Finance
2 13 (21.31%) Banking
3 12 (19.67%) Law
4 11 (18.03%) Windows
5 10 (16.39%) MS Office
5 10 (16.39%) ITIL
6 9 (14.75%) Blackberry
6 9 (14.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 9 (14.75%) Project Management
6 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
7 8 (13.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (11.48%) Risk Management
8 7 (11.48%) Document Management
8 7 (11.48%) MCDST
8 7 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (9.84%) Degree
9 6 (9.84%) Service Delivery
9 6 (9.84%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (9.84%) Information Security
10 5 (8.20%) Migration
10 5 (8.20%) Management Information System
10 5 (8.20%) Extranet
10 5 (8.20%) MCP
10 5 (8.20%) Windows XP
10 5 (8.20%) Problem Management
10 5 (8.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 5 (8.20%) Apple iOS
11 4 (6.56%) Test Scripting
11 4 (6.56%) Windows 7

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 9 (14.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (4.92%) CMS
3 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.28%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (16.39%) MS Office
2 4 (6.56%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.92%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.64%) MS Project
4 1 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Office 365
2 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.20%) Extranet
2 3 (4.92%) Firewall
2 3 (4.92%) VPN
3 2 (3.28%) DHCP
3 2 (3.28%) DNS
3 2 (3.28%) Intranet
3 2 (3.28%) LAN
3 2 (3.28%) SAN
3 2 (3.28%) WAN
4 1 (1.64%) Internet
4 1 (1.64%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.64%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.64%) Network Security
4 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (3.28%) GIS
2 1 (1.64%) EDRMS
2 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.64%) Power BI
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Appium
1 1 (1.64%) JIRA
1 1 (1.64%) Selenium
General
1 29 (47.54%) Finance
2 13 (21.31%) Banking
3 12 (19.67%) Law
4 3 (4.92%) Financial Institution
4 3 (4.92%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.92%) Marketing
5 2 (3.28%) Front Office
5 2 (3.28%) Retail
6 1 (1.64%) French Language
6 1 (1.64%) Games
6 1 (1.64%) German Language
6 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (44.26%) Analyst
2 8 (13.11%) Project Manager
3 7 (11.48%) Business Analyst
3 7 (11.48%) Support Analyst
4 5 (8.20%) Desktop Analyst
4 5 (8.20%) Desktop Support
4 5 (8.20%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 4 (6.56%) Service Analyst
6 3 (4.92%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (4.92%) Developer
6 3 (4.92%) IT Manager
6 3 (4.92%) Legal Analyst
6 3 (4.92%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (4.92%) Systems Tester
6 3 (4.92%) Tester
7 2 (3.28%) Quality Manager
7 2 (3.28%) Risk Analyst
7 2 (3.28%) SAP Project Manager
7 2 (3.28%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (3.28%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) Web Services
2 2 (3.28%) .NET
3 1 (1.64%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.64%) J2EE
3 1 (1.64%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) Blackberry
2 7 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.20%) Management Information System
4 4 (6.56%) Visualisation
5 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.64%) Clustering
6 1 (1.64%) Copywriting
6 1 (1.64%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.64%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.64%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (1.64%) Life Science
6 1 (1.64%) PMI
6 1 (1.64%) Social Media
6 1 (1.64%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.64%) User Experience
6 1 (1.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.03%) Windows
2 5 (8.20%) Apple iOS
2 5 (8.20%) Windows XP
3 4 (6.56%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.39%) ITIL
2 9 (14.75%) Project Management
3 7 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (11.48%) Document Management
3 7 (11.48%) Risk Management
4 6 (9.84%) Information Security
4 6 (9.84%) Service Delivery
4 6 (9.84%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (8.20%) Migration
5 5 (8.20%) Problem Management
6 4 (6.56%) Case Management
6 4 (6.56%) Content Management
6 4 (6.56%) Data Management
6 4 (6.56%) Internal Audit
6 4 (6.56%) PRINCE2
6 4 (6.56%) Test Scripting
6 4 (6.56%) Workflow
7 3 (4.92%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (4.92%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (4.92%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.28%) C++
1 2 (3.28%) JavaScript
1 2 (3.28%) Python
2 1 (1.64%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 1 (1.64%) Java
2 1 (1.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (13.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (11.48%) MCDST
3 6 (9.84%) Degree
4 5 (8.20%) MCP
5 3 (4.92%) CISSP
5 3 (4.92%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (4.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (4.92%) MOS
6 2 (3.28%) CISA
6 2 (3.28%) GSEC
6 2 (3.28%) GSLC
6 2 (3.28%) GSNA
6 2 (3.28%) SANS
6 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.64%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.64%) HND
7 1 (1.64%) MCSE
7 1 (1.64%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.92%) QA
3 1 (1.64%) AIFMD
3 1 (1.64%) COBIT
3 1 (1.64%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.64%) ISAE 3402
3 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (1.64%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.64%) SLA
3 1 (1.64%) SSAE 16
3 1 (1.64%) UCITS
3 1 (1.64%) Val IT
System Software
1 4 (6.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (1.64%) SmoothWall
1 1 (1.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.56%) Citrix
3 3 (4.92%) SAP
4 2 (3.28%) LogRhythm
5 1 (1.64%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.64%) HP
5 1 (1.64%) IBM
5 1 (1.64%) iManage
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle
5 1 (1.64%) Proofpoint
5 1 (1.64%) Symantec
5 1 (1.64%) Tableau
Manchester, Lancashire
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £425 per day
Posted: 16 days ago