Period
to 21 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Law over the 6 months to 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Law
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 84 107
Rank change year-on-year +11 +23 +11
Contract jobs citing Law 18 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.36% 0.33% 0.45%
As % of the General category 4.02% 0.64% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Cheshire median daily rate - - £490
North West median daily rate £375 £248 £450
% change year-on-year +51.52% -45.03% +18.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £37.50 - -

Law is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 448 623 654
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 33.81% 51.19% 36.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 430 445
Cheshire median daily rate £395 £413 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.24% -0.60% +3.62%
10th Percentile £280 £275 £250
90th Percentile £538 £513 £575
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 28 24
Cheshire median hourly rate £14.50 £14.13 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.65% +0.89% -33.68%
10th Percentile £13.45 £13.00 £13.25
90th Percentile £41.50 £33.60 £35.50
North West median hourly rate £23.40 £22.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year +6.36% -19.27% -22.14%

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Law as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Law in Cheshire

Law
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Law in Cheshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Law in Cheshire

Law
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 21 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford +9 17 - - 9
Warrington +1 1 - -
Law
North West

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Law also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Law.

1 16 (88.89%) Banking
2 15 (83.33%) Investment Banking
2 15 (83.33%) Risk Management
2 15 (83.33%) Wealth Management
3 12 (66.67%) Finance
4 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (33.33%) SDLC
6 5 (27.78%) Java
7 4 (22.22%) C
7 4 (22.22%) Python
7 4 (22.22%) Migration
7 4 (22.22%) TDD
7 4 (22.22%) Programme Management
7 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
7 4 (22.22%) Spring
8 3 (16.67%) Scorecard
8 3 (16.67%) OpenStack
8 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (16.67%) QEMU
8 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (16.67%) BDD
8 3 (16.67%) COBIT
8 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
8 3 (16.67%) Groovy
8 3 (16.67%) COSO
8 3 (16.67%) TeamCity
8 3 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (16.67%) Amazon S3
8 3 (16.67%) DevOps

Law
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.56%) Confluence
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon S3
1 3 (16.67%) OpenShift
2 2 (11.11%) IaaS
2 2 (11.11%) SaaS
3 1 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.56%) Office 365
3 1 (5.56%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 3 (16.67%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (88.89%) Banking
2 15 (83.33%) Investment Banking
3 12 (66.67%) Finance
4 3 (16.67%) Legal
5 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Architect
2 4 (22.22%) Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Backup Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Digital Architect
4 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Junior
4 1 (5.56%) Junior Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Lead Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Messaging Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Product Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Storage and Backup Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
1 4 (22.22%) Spring
2 3 (16.67%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 3 (16.67%) Express
2 3 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 3 (16.67%) Middleware
2 3 (16.67%) Spring Boot
2 3 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (5.56%) EJB
3 1 (5.56%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) Java EE
3 1 (5.56%) Java SE
3 1 (5.56%) JDBC
3 1 (5.56%) JSON
3 1 (5.56%) JSP
3 1 (5.56%) Node.js
3 1 (5.56%) Servlets
3 1 (5.56%) Swing
3 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Virtual Team
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) EMC VMAX
2 1 (5.56%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Android
2 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Risk Management
1 15 (83.33%) Wealth Management
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) SDLC
4 4 (22.22%) Migration
4 4 (22.22%) Programme Management
4 4 (22.22%) TDD
5 3 (16.67%) Balanced Scorecard
5 3 (16.67%) BDD
5 3 (16.67%) DevOps
5 3 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (16.67%) IT Governance
5 3 (16.67%) IT Strategy
5 3 (16.67%) Loose Coupling
5 3 (16.67%) Microservices
5 3 (16.67%) Programme Governance
5 3 (16.67%) Project Management
5 3 (16.67%) Remediation Plan
5 3 (16.67%) Scorecard
5 3 (16.67%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) Java
2 4 (22.22%) C
2 4 (22.22%) Python
3 3 (16.67%) C++
3 3 (16.67%) Go
3 3 (16.67%) Groovy
3 3 (16.67%) Java 8
3 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (16.67%) Ruby
3 3 (16.67%) TypeScript
4 1 (5.56%) Perl
4 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.56%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (11.11%) TOGAF Certification
2 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) COBIT
1 3 (16.67%) COSO
1 3 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) QEMU
1 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (5.56%) Netcool
1 1 (5.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) VMware
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Dell
3 1 (5.56%) EMC
3 1 (5.56%) IBM
3 1 (5.56%) McAfee
3 1 (5.56%) NetApp
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Snow
3 1 (5.56%) Splunk
3 1 (5.56%) Sybase
3 1 (5.56%) Symantec
3 1 (5.56%) Trustwave