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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Law
Rank 102 120 122
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +2
Contract jobs citing Law 19 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.78% 0.23% 0.45%
As % of the General category 2.47% 0.75% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 2
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£650 - £409
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 - £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 - £516
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £325 £308
% change year-on-year
+46.15% +5.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.53%
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
770 670 921
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 31.75% 31.06% 34.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 502 383 536
Average daily rate £380 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 23
Average hourly rate £12.00 £15.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.70 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.25 £38.10 £19.99
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.75 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -27.19%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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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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
West Yorkshire +6 13 £650 - 3
South Yorkshire - - - -
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 9 (45.00%) CSS
2 8 (40.00%) Legal
3 7 (35.00%) HTML
3 7 (35.00%) Data Protection
3 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
4 6 (30.00%) MS Office
4 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (25.00%) MySQL
5 5 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (25.00%) CMMI
5 5 (25.00%) HTML5
5 5 (25.00%) MongoDB
5 5 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (25.00%) NoSQL
5 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (25.00%) TOGAF
5 5 (25.00%) Ajax
5 5 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (25.00%) JSON
5 5 (25.00%) COBIT
5 5 (25.00%) REST
5 5 (25.00%) CSS3
6 4 (20.00%) .NET
7 3 (15.00%) C#
7 3 (15.00%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (10.00%) Sass
8 2 (10.00%) SignalR

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (5.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (5.00%) Jetty
1 1 (5.00%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.00%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) DHCP
1 1 (5.00%) FTP
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.00%) DNS
1 1 (5.00%) SSL
1 1 (5.00%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) MySQL
1 5 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 5 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (25.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) CruiseControl
1 2 (10.00%) Subversion
1 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (40.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Head of Architecture
2 3 (15.00%) Developer
2 3 (15.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Lead Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Head of User Experience
4 1 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.00%) IT Procurement Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Procurement Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) CSS
2 7 (35.00%) HTML
3 5 (25.00%) Ajax
3 5 (25.00%) JSON
3 5 (25.00%) HTML5
3 5 (25.00%) REST
3 5 (25.00%) CSS3
4 4 (20.00%) .NET
5 2 (10.00%) WCF
5 2 (10.00%) jQuery
5 2 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (10.00%) Sass
5 2 (10.00%) SignalR
5 2 (10.00%) Web Services
5 2 (10.00%) XML
5 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
6 1 (5.00%) XHTML
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.00%) J2EE
6 1 (5.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) IVR
2 1 (5.00%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.00%) User Experience
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Data Protection
2 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 5 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (25.00%) CMMI
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (10.00%) UML
5 1 (5.00%) MVC
5 1 (5.00%) Web Design
5 1 (5.00%) Market Research
5 1 (5.00%) Rapid Prototyping
5 1 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps
5 1 (5.00%) Line Management
5 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) C#
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Xen
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) VMware
2 1 (5.00%) Google