The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Law over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Law
Rank 98 117 109
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -8
Contract jobs citing Law 24 3 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.94% 0.13% 0.60%
As % of the General category 3.13% 0.40% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 3
Average daily rate
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£575 £570 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.87% +62.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £570 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £763 £570 £504
UK excluding London average daily rate £409 £395 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.48% +26.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.88 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+3.93% -3.78%
Law
England

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

General Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
766 746 940
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 30.00% 33.44% 37.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 447 520
Average daily rate £375 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 25
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £19.78 £19.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -13.46%

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Law Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Law
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Law Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Law
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Law across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Law Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Law
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Law Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Law
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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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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
West Yorkshire +6 18 £575 +0.87% 1
North Yorkshire - 6 - - 1
South Yorkshire - - - - 1
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 12 (46.15%) Data Protection
2 9 (34.62%) CSS
3 8 (30.77%) Legal
4 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
4 7 (26.92%) HTML
4 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
5 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
5 6 (23.08%) Jenkins
5 6 (23.08%) MS Office
6 5 (19.23%) CMMI
6 5 (19.23%) MySQL
6 5 (19.23%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (19.23%) TOGAF
6 5 (19.23%) Ajax
6 5 (19.23%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (19.23%) JSON
6 5 (19.23%) COBIT
6 5 (19.23%) Performance Testing
6 5 (19.23%) Test Management
6 5 (19.23%) REST
6 5 (19.23%) CSS3
6 5 (19.23%) HTML5
6 5 (19.23%) Cucumber
6 5 (19.23%) MongoDB
6 5 (19.23%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (19.23%) NoSQL
7 4 (15.38%) .NET
8 3 (11.54%) C#
8 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 1 (3.85%) IIS
1 1 (3.85%) Lotus Domino
1 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
1 1 (3.85%) Jetty
1 1 (3.85%) nginx
1 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.85%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) DHCP
1 1 (3.85%) FTP
1 1 (3.85%) HTTP
1 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.85%) DNS
1 1 (3.85%) SSL
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
1 1 (3.85%) IPsec
1 1 (3.85%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) MySQL
1 5 (19.23%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (19.23%) MongoDB
1 5 (19.23%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (19.23%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 5 (19.23%) Cucumber
3 2 (7.69%) CruiseControl
3 2 (7.69%) Subversion
3 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (30.77%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (19.23%) Head of Architecture
1 5 (19.23%) Head of Testing
2 3 (11.54%) .NET Developer
2 3 (11.54%) Developer
3 2 (7.69%) Lead Architect
3 2 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Head of User Experience
4 1 (3.85%) Administrator
4 1 (3.85%) Procurement Manager
4 1 (3.85%) C# Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Administrator
4 1 (3.85%) IT Procurement Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) CSS
2 7 (26.92%) HTML
3 5 (19.23%) Ajax
3 5 (19.23%) JSON
3 5 (19.23%) HTML5
3 5 (19.23%) REST
3 5 (19.23%) CSS3
4 4 (15.38%) .NET
5 2 (7.69%) WCF
5 2 (7.69%) jQuery
5 2 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (7.69%) Sass
5 2 (7.69%) SignalR
5 2 (7.69%) Web Services
5 2 (7.69%) XML
5 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.85%) XHTML
6 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (3.85%) J2EE
6 1 (3.85%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) IVR
2 1 (3.85%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.85%) User Experience
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Data Protection
2 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (19.23%) TOGAF
2 5 (19.23%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (19.23%) CMMI
2 5 (19.23%) Performance Testing
2 5 (19.23%) Test Management
3 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (11.54%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (7.69%) UML
5 1 (3.85%) MVC
5 1 (3.85%) Web Design
5 1 (3.85%) Market Research
5 1 (3.85%) Rapid Prototyping
5 1 (3.85%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (3.85%) DevOps
5 1 (3.85%) Line Management
5 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.85%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) C#
2 2 (7.69%) SQL
3 1 (3.85%) Java
3 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
2 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) COBIT
2 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) vSphere
2 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) NetBackup
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
1 1 (3.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) VMware
3 1 (3.85%) Google
3 1 (3.85%) IBM
3 1 (3.85%) EMC
3 1 (3.85%) Lotus
3 1 (3.85%) Symantec
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