The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Law over the 3 months to 30 March 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.

Law
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 71 81
Rank change year-on-year -6 +10  
Contract jobs citing Law 12 24 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.18% 1.67% 1.10%
As % of the General category 4.35% 5.24% 4.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 2
Median daily rate - £374 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.16%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £388 £340
% change year-on-year +16.12% +13.97%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -15.15% -  

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

General Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 276 458 323
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 27.19% 31.83% 27.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 318 210
Median daily rate £420 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 11
Median hourly rate £39.00 £13.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +200.00% -38.09%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £10.75 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.70 £28.43 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -10.56% +25.00%  

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing Law as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Law in Leeds

Law
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Law in Leeds

Law
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Law in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Law 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Law.

1 23 (74.19%) Finance
2 21 (67.74%) Data Centre
3 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (32.26%) Waterfall
5 9 (29.03%) Banking
5 9 (29.03%) Identity Management
6 8 (25.81%) ITIL
6 8 (25.81%) SLA
6 8 (25.81%) Tivoli
6 8 (25.81%) NetIQ
7 7 (22.58%) Java
7 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
7 7 (22.58%) SQL
7 7 (22.58%) J2EE
7 7 (22.58%) Oracle
7 7 (22.58%) WebSphere Application Server
7 7 (22.58%) JSP
7 7 (22.58%) Struts
7 7 (22.58%) JavaBeans
7 7 (22.58%) WebSphere
7 7 (22.58%) Unit Testing
7 7 (22.58%) Rational Application Developer
7 7 (22.58%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 7 (22.58%) Oracle Identity Management
8 5 (16.13%) Internet
8 5 (16.13%) Legal
9 4 (12.90%) NHS
10 3 (9.68%) Cisco
10 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
10 3 (9.68%) Unix

Law
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 7 (22.58%) WebSphere
1 7 (22.58%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) Internet
2 3 (9.68%) Firewall
3 2 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (6.45%) Extranet
3 2 (6.45%) FTP
3 2 (6.45%) Network Security
4 1 (3.23%) BIG-IP
4 1 (3.23%) DNS
4 1 (3.23%) HTTP
4 1 (3.23%) Intranet
4 1 (3.23%) SSL
4 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 23 (74.19%) Finance
2 9 (29.03%) Banking
3 5 (16.13%) Legal
4 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Developer
2 8 (25.81%) Consultant
3 7 (22.58%) Oracle Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Project Manager
5 4 (12.90%) Commercial Manager
6 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (9.68%) IT Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Cisco Specialist
7 2 (6.45%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Delivery Project Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (6.45%) Network Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Security Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Security Specialist
7 2 (6.45%) Software Project Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) J2EE
1 7 (22.58%) JavaBeans
1 7 (22.58%) JSP
1 7 (22.58%) Struts
2 2 (6.45%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (67.74%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.90%) NHS
3 2 (6.45%) iSeries
3 2 (6.45%) Mainframe
3 2 (6.45%) Tandem
4 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Unix
1 3 (9.68%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (32.26%) Waterfall
3 9 (29.03%) Identity Management
4 8 (25.81%) ITIL
5 7 (22.58%) Unit Testing
6 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
6 3 (9.68%) Quality Management
6 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.45%) Migration
7 2 (6.45%) Project Management
7 2 (6.45%) SDLC
7 2 (6.45%) Security Management
7 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.45%) Service Management
8 1 (3.23%) Budget Control
8 1 (3.23%) Document Management
8 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
8 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 1 (3.23%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) Java
1 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
1 7 (22.58%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) JCL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.81%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (3.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (25.81%) Tivoli
2 7 (22.58%) Oracle Identity Management
2 7 (22.58%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) NetIQ
2 7 (22.58%) Oracle
3 3 (9.68%) Cisco
4 2 (6.45%) F5
4 2 (6.45%) IBM
4 2 (6.45%) Palo Alto
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft