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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank 129 104 118
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +14
Contract jobs citing Law 20 16 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.63% 0.68% 0.18%
As % of the General category 2.11% 2.05% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £569 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £475 £310
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +53.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%
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
946 780 699
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 29.91% 32.99% 31.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 662 530 407
Average daily rate £363 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 9 16
Average hourly rate £16.50 £12.63 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.69% -18.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.52 £9.00 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £130.75 £21.75 £44.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.83 £22.50 £22.47
% change year-on-year
+14.80% +0.15%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 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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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 -13 20 £325 -50.00% 7
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 19 (39.58%) Microsoft
1 19 (39.58%) Legal
1 19 (39.58%) Data Centre
2 18 (37.50%) Finance
3 16 (33.33%) MS Office
4 15 (31.25%) Windows
5 12 (25.00%) Banking
6 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (14.58%) SLA
7 7 (14.58%) Blackberry
7 7 (14.58%) Windows 7
8 5 (10.42%) CIPD
8 5 (10.42%) E-Learning
8 5 (10.42%) MCT
8 5 (10.42%) Oracle
8 5 (10.42%) Change Control
9 4 (8.33%) DB2
9 4 (8.33%) ITIL
9 4 (8.33%) Active Directory
9 4 (8.33%) IBM
9 4 (8.33%) Citrix
9 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (8.33%) WebSphere
9 4 (8.33%) Degree
9 4 (8.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 3 (6.25%) Problem Management
10 3 (6.25%) MCDST
10 3 (6.25%) Information Security
10 3 (6.25%) Change Management
10 3 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 4 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.25%) Lync
2 3 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (4.17%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.17%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (2.08%) WorkSite
4 1 (2.08%) IIS
4 1 (2.08%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 16 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) Extranet
2 2 (4.17%) Intranet
2 2 (4.17%) Internet
2 2 (4.17%) DHCP
2 2 (4.17%) VPN
2 2 (4.17%) DNS
3 1 (2.08%) SSL
3 1 (2.08%) DMZ
3 1 (2.08%) Firewall
3 1 (2.08%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) ClearCase
General
1 19 (39.58%) Legal
2 18 (37.50%) Finance
3 12 (25.00%) Banking
4 2 (4.17%) Retail
5 1 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (29.17%) Analyst
2 10 (20.83%) Project Manager
3 7 (14.58%) Service Analyst
3 7 (14.58%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) Data Manager
4 5 (10.42%) Trainer
4 5 (10.42%) Data Centre Manager
4 5 (10.42%) Data Centre Project Manager
4 5 (10.42%) IT Trainer
5 4 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
6 3 (6.25%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Desktop Support
6 3 (6.25%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Administrator
7 2 (4.17%) Security Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Contracts Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 19 (39.58%) Data Centre
2 7 (14.58%) Blackberry
3 5 (10.42%) E-Learning
4 2 (4.17%) PDA
4 2 (4.17%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.08%) Wiki
5 1 (2.08%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.25%) Windows
2 7 (14.58%) Windows 7
3 3 (6.25%) Apple iOS
3 3 (6.25%) Windows XP
4 2 (4.17%) zOS
5 1 (2.08%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (10.42%) Change Control
2 4 (8.33%) ITIL
2 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (6.25%) Information Security
3 3 (6.25%) Problem Management
3 3 (6.25%) Project Management
3 3 (6.25%) Change Management
4 2 (4.17%) ITSM
4 2 (4.17%) Workflow
4 2 (4.17%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.17%) CRM
4 2 (4.17%) Performance Management
4 2 (4.17%) Open Source
4 2 (4.17%) Migration
5 1 (2.08%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (2.08%) Security Patching
5 1 (2.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (2.08%) Document Management
5 1 (2.08%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (2.08%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.17%) SQL
2 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.42%) MCT
2 5 (10.42%) CIPD
3 4 (8.33%) Degree
4 3 (6.25%) MCP
4 3 (6.25%) MCDST
5 2 (4.17%) MBA
5 2 (4.17%) CISSP
5 2 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.08%) CISM
6 1 (2.08%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) SLA
2 2 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.08%) QA
3 1 (2.08%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.08%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.17%) Terminal Server
2 2 (4.17%) ISA Server
2 2 (4.17%) VMware ESX
2 2 (4.17%) VMware Server
2 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.17%) XenApp
2 2 (4.17%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.08%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Nessus
Vendors
1 19 (39.58%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.42%) Oracle
3 4 (8.33%) Citrix
3 4 (8.33%) IBM
4 3 (6.25%) HP
5 2 (4.17%) Dell
5 2 (4.17%) Cisco
5 2 (4.17%) RightFax
5 2 (4.17%) M86 Security
5 2 (4.17%) VMware
5 2 (4.17%) Blue Coat
5 2 (4.17%) IronPort
6 1 (2.08%) Qualys
6 1 (2.08%) Amdocs
6 1 (2.08%) Splunk
6 1 (2.08%) Lotus
6 1 (2.08%) Intel