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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank 98 86 72
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -14
Contract jobs citing Law 7 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.41% 0.38% 0.78%
As % of the General category 1.09% 1.09% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 7
Average daily rate
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£395 £180 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+119.44% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £180 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £180 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £356 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £21.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-21.42% +35.48%
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
642 548 516
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 37.28% 35.13% 36.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 441 343 253
Average daily rate £396 £353 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.34% -6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 12
Average hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £15.71
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% +27.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £15.80 £9.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £113.00 £83.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.79%

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 27 February 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 -3 5 £395 -
Bradford - - - -
Law
Yorkshire

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 15 (55.56%) Data Protection
2 11 (40.74%) Project Management
3 9 (33.33%) Open Source
3 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (29.63%) Agile Project Management
5 7 (25.93%) .NET
6 6 (22.22%) C#
7 5 (18.52%) Windows
7 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
7 5 (18.52%) Performance Testing
7 5 (18.52%) Test Management
7 5 (18.52%) Cucumber
8 4 (14.81%) Ruby
8 4 (14.81%) Legal
8 4 (14.81%) C++
8 4 (14.81%) Java
8 4 (14.81%) Python
8 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
9 3 (11.11%) MS Office
9 3 (11.11%) Symantec
9 3 (11.11%) NetBackup
9 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
9 3 (11.11%) Finance
9 3 (11.11%) DevOps
10 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
10 2 (7.41%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (7.41%) Sass
10 2 (7.41%) SignalR
10 2 (7.41%) jQuery
10 2 (7.41%) WCF

Law
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 2 (7.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.70%) IIS
2 1 (3.70%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Extranet
2 1 (3.70%) NAS
2 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Cucumber
1 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.41%) CruiseControl
2 2 (7.41%) Subversion
2 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (14.81%) Legal
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
3 2 (7.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) Programme Manager
1 5 (18.52%) Head of Testing
2 4 (14.81%) Architect
2 4 (14.81%) Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Desktop Support
4 2 (7.41%) Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Digital Architect
4 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) C# Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Digital Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Exchange Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) .NET
2 2 (7.41%) WCF
2 2 (7.41%) CSS
2 2 (7.41%) Web Services
2 2 (7.41%) XML
2 2 (7.41%) jQuery
2 2 (7.41%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (7.41%) Sass
2 2 (7.41%) SignalR
3 1 (3.70%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (3.70%) Django
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Open Source
2 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.41%) IVR
3 2 (7.41%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.70%) Social Media
4 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
2 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.70%) Android
3 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Data Protection
2 11 (40.74%) Project Management
3 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (29.63%) Agile Project Management
5 5 (18.52%) Performance Testing
5 5 (18.52%) Test Management
6 3 (11.11%) DevOps
7 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (7.41%) UML
7 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
7 2 (7.41%) ITIL
7 2 (7.41%) Change Management
8 1 (3.70%) Risk Management
8 1 (3.70%) Practice Management
8 1 (3.70%) Programme Management
8 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
8 1 (3.70%) Service Management
8 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (3.70%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) C#
2 4 (14.81%) C++
2 4 (14.81%) Java
2 4 (14.81%) Python
2 4 (14.81%) Ruby
3 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) MCP
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (7.41%) MCDST
1 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) VCP4
2 1 (3.70%) BC Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) NetBackup
2 2 (7.41%) WSUS
3 1 (3.70%) SCCM
3 1 (3.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Symantec
3 1 (3.70%) VMware
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) IBM
3 1 (3.70%) EMC
3 1 (3.70%) Lotus
3 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint