The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Law over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank 89 102 82
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -20
Contract jobs citing Law 29 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.45% 0.23% 0.53%
As % of the General category 4.33% 0.63% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 5
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£353 £215 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.95% -28.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £187 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £243 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £373 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.04% -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.68 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+31.36% +6.45%
Law
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

General Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
669 633 452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 33.50% 36.03% 34.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 429 443 247
Average daily rate £375 £353 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% -2.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £259 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £468 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 12
Average hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+133.33% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £15.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £20.30 £21.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.00% -3.84%

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Law across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Law Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Law
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Law Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Law
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Law Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Law
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +4 23 £353 - 1
Halifax - 2 - -
Law
Yorkshire

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Law also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Law.

1 17 (38.64%) Windows
2 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
2 15 (34.09%) Legal
3 12 (27.27%) Project Management
3 12 (27.27%) MS Office
4 11 (25.00%) Open Source
5 10 (22.73%) Data Protection
6 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (18.18%) Finance
7 8 (18.18%) Windows 7
7 8 (18.18%) Agile Project Management
7 8 (18.18%) SLA
8 7 (15.91%) Blackberry
9 6 (13.64%) Oracle
9 6 (13.64%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (13.64%) Banking
10 5 (11.36%) .NET
10 5 (11.36%) IBM
10 5 (11.36%) Change Management
11 4 (9.09%) Citrix
11 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
11 4 (9.09%) DB2
11 4 (9.09%) C#
11 4 (9.09%) C++
11 4 (9.09%) Java
11 4 (9.09%) Python
11 4 (9.09%) Ruby
11 4 (9.09%) WebSphere
11 4 (9.09%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared

Law
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Law also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Law. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.82%) Lync
2 3 (6.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (4.55%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.55%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (2.27%) WorkSite
4 1 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (27.27%) MS Office
2 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) Extranet
2 2 (4.55%) Intranet
2 2 (4.55%) Internet
2 2 (4.55%) DHCP
2 2 (4.55%) VPN
2 2 (4.55%) DNS
3 1 (2.27%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) DB2
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) ClearCase
General
1 15 (34.09%) Legal
2 8 (18.18%) Finance
3 6 (13.64%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (31.82%) Analyst
2 8 (18.18%) Service Desk Analyst
2 8 (18.18%) Service Analyst
3 5 (11.36%) Programme Manager
3 5 (11.36%) Project Manager
4 4 (9.09%) Architect
4 4 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (6.82%) Business Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Desktop Support
6 2 (4.55%) Coordinator
6 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Administrator
6 2 (4.55%) Technical Leader
6 2 (4.55%) Financial Business Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (4.55%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) WebSphere Administrator
6 2 (4.55%) Wintel Technical Specialist
6 2 (4.55%) Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) .NET
2 4 (9.09%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (2.27%) Django
3 1 (2.27%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Open Source
2 7 (15.91%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.55%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.55%) PDA
4 1 (2.27%) Social Media
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (38.64%) Windows
2 8 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 3 (6.82%) Apple iOS
3 3 (6.82%) Windows XP
4 2 (4.55%) zOS
5 1 (2.27%) Android
5 1 (2.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.27%) Project Management
2 10 (22.73%) Data Protection
3 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (18.18%) Agile Project Management
5 6 (13.64%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (11.36%) Change Management
7 3 (6.82%) DevOps
7 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.82%) Problem Management
7 3 (6.82%) ITIL
8 2 (4.55%) ITSM
8 2 (4.55%) Service Management
8 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.55%) CRM
8 2 (4.55%) Workflow
8 2 (4.55%) Practice Management
8 2 (4.55%) Performance Management
9 1 (2.27%) Product Management
9 1 (2.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (2.27%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.09%) C#
1 4 (9.09%) C++
1 4 (9.09%) Java
1 4 (9.09%) Python
1 4 (9.09%) Ruby
2 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.82%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) MCDST
2 3 (6.82%) MCP
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) CISSP
4 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.18%) SLA
2 2 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.55%) Terminal Server
2 2 (4.55%) ISA Server
2 2 (4.55%) VMware ESX
2 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.55%) VMware Server
2 2 (4.55%) XenApp
2 2 (4.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) WSUS
1 2 (4.55%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.64%) Oracle
3 5 (11.36%) IBM
4 4 (9.09%) Citrix
5 3 (6.82%) HP
5 3 (6.82%) Symantec
6 2 (4.55%) Cisco
6 2 (4.55%) Dell
6 2 (4.55%) Blue Coat
6 2 (4.55%) VMware
6 2 (4.55%) M86 Security
6 2 (4.55%) RightFax
6 2 (4.55%) IronPort
7 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint
Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire
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Posted: 10 days ago