The first 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Yorkshire region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Law
Rank 114 115 123
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Contract jobs citing Law 4 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.17% 0.29% 0.19%
As % of the General category 0.51% 0.87% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Average daily rate
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£310 £294 £85
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.53% +245.58%
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £308 £328
% change year-on-year
+41.46% -6.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%
General Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
777 692 812
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 33.15% 32.87% 31.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 536 406 508
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 18 12
Average hourly rate £12.75 £19.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.89% +31.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.55 £44.97 £20.18
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -18.18%
Law
England

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -1 3 £270 -8.08% 4
South Yorkshire - - - -
Law
England

Law
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) Legal
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) CIPD
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
3 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
3 1 (12.50%) VBA
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Subversion
3 1 (12.50%) Document Management
3 1 (12.50%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Procurement Manager
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
2 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
2 1 (12.50%) VB.NET Developer
2 1 (12.50%) VBA Developer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Procurement Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Project Management
1 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (12.50%) Document Management
1 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
1 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
1 1 (12.50%) Agile Project Management
1 1 (12.50%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
3 1 (12.50%) VBA
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CIPD