Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 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.

Legal
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 88 77
Rank change year-on-year +12 -11 +5
Contract jobs citing Legal 14 9 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.05% 0.62% 1.72%
As % of the General category 2.49% 1.78% 4.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 30
Cheshire median daily rate £383 £329 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.35% -28.92% +2.78%
10th Percentile £300 £289 £313
90th Percentile £695 £523 £700
North West median daily rate £383 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +9.29% -12.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Cheshire median hourly rate - - £33.00
North West median hourly rate - £27.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year - +129.17% -11.93%

Legal 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 562 505 896
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 42.16% 34.71% 42.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 356 615
Cheshire median daily rate £410 £402 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.12% -5.53% +7.32%
10th Percentile £280 £250 £300
90th Percentile £525 £550 £572
North West median daily rate £413 £400 £418
% change year-on-year +3.13% -4.19% +11.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 19 28
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.57% -37.08% +17.11%
10th Percentile £12.42 £13.25 £13.24
90th Percentile £33.00 £23.70 £38.75
North West median hourly rate £22.67 £25.00 £30.52
% change year-on-year -9.31% -18.09% +52.60%

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Legal in Cheshire

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Legal in Cheshire

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Legal in Cheshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Legal in Cheshire

Legal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal in Cheshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Legal in Cheshire

Legal
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 Legal within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Chester +15 8 £350 -23.50%
Warrington +18 2 £695 +131.67%
Knutsford -16 1 - -
Legal
North West

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Legal also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Legal.

1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (21.43%) Change Management
4 3 (21.43%) BT
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Retail
5 2 (14.29%) Saba
5 2 (14.29%) SCORM
5 2 (14.29%) Validation
5 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 2 (14.29%) Back Office
5 2 (14.29%) Degree
5 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 2 (14.29%) Credit Risk
5 2 (14.29%) Learning Management System
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (14.29%) User Stories
5 2 (14.29%) Office 365
5 2 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (14.29%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 2 (14.29%) Retail Finance
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) Pricing Strategy
6 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (7.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework

Legal
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 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) DKIM
1 1 (7.14%) DMARC
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Back Office
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
2 2 (14.29%) Retail Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Local Government
3 1 (7.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Commercial Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Delivery Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Strategy Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Data Insight Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Migration Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Insight Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Insight Data Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Mortgage Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Office 365 Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
1 1 (7.14%) jQuery
1 1 (7.14%) JSON
1 1 (7.14%) React
1 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Credit Risk
2 2 (14.29%) Learning Management System
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) SCORM
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
2 3 (21.43%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (14.29%) User Stories
3 2 (14.29%) Validation
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) Identity Management
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (7.14%) Pricing Strategy
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (7.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) BT
2 2 (14.29%) Saba
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Symantec