Period
to 23 May 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Law over the 6 months to 23 May 2019 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 > Manchester
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 69 73 101
Rank change year-on-year +4 +28 +26
Contract jobs citing Law 77 85 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.86% 2.79% 1.16%
As % of the General category 10.98% 9.94% 3.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 49 9
Manchester median daily rate £388 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.86% +2.94% +13.33%
10th Percentile £298 £156 £189
90th Percentile £578 £438 £580
North West median daily rate £388 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +10.71% +2.94% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Manchester median hourly rate £52.50 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.00% - -
North West median hourly rate £52.50 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year +40.00% - -

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 Manchester with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 701 855 888
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 25.99% 28.05% 33.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 517 487
Manchester median daily rate £425 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% -3.75%
10th Percentile £275 £243 £213
90th Percentile £588 £575 £580
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 37 25
Manchester median hourly rate £22.75 £17.43 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.52% +29.11% -27.00%
10th Percentile £11.27 £12.75 £11.33
90th Percentile £43.25 £38.75 £27.80
North West median hourly rate £29.46 £20.00 £26.83
% change year-on-year +47.30% -25.46% -10.57%

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Law in Manchester

Law
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Law in Manchester

Law
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Law in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Law in Manchester

Law
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Law in Manchester

Law
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 23 May 2019. 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
Stockport - 2 £375 -
Law
North West

For the 6 months to 23 May 2019, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Law.

1 25 (32.47%) C#
1 25 (32.47%) .NET
2 22 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 20 (25.97%) AngularJS
4 19 (24.68%) Legal
5 17 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (15.58%) DevOps
6 12 (15.58%) MVC
6 12 (15.58%) HTML
7 11 (14.29%) CSS
7 11 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
8 10 (12.99%) SQL Server
8 10 (12.99%) Scrum
9 9 (11.69%) Test Automation
9 9 (11.69%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (10.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 8 (10.39%) Data Protection
10 8 (10.39%) Confluence
10 8 (10.39%) JIRA
10 8 (10.39%) Puppet
10 8 (10.39%) REST
10 8 (10.39%) Microsoft
10 8 (10.39%) Internet
10 8 (10.39%) SQL
10 8 (10.39%) XML
10 8 (10.39%) ASP.NET
10 8 (10.39%) GDPR
11 7 (9.09%) Web Services
11 7 (9.09%) Windows
11 7 (9.09%) React

Law
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 8 (10.39%) Confluence
2 3 (3.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (2.60%) Apache
3 2 (2.60%) IIS
3 2 (2.60%) Tuxedo
3 2 (2.60%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.30%) CMS
4 1 (1.30%) NServiceBus
4 1 (1.30%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.19%) SaaS
3 3 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.90%) Power Platform
4 2 (2.60%) IaaS
4 2 (2.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.39%) Internet
2 3 (3.90%) DNS
2 3 (3.90%) SMS
3 1 (1.30%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 1 (1.30%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.99%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.90%) Power BI
3 2 (2.60%) Cosmos DB
4 1 (1.30%) IDOL
4 1 (1.30%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (10.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 8 (10.39%) JIRA
2 5 (6.49%) eggPlant
2 5 (6.49%) Jenkins
2 5 (6.49%) TeamCity
2 5 (6.49%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.19%) Bitbucket
3 4 (5.19%) SonarQube
4 3 (3.90%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.90%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (2.60%) Maven
5 2 (2.60%) Selenium
6 1 (1.30%) HP UFT
6 1 (1.30%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.30%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 19 (24.68%) Legal
2 6 (7.79%) Finance
3 4 (5.19%) Banking
4 2 (2.60%) Electronics
4 2 (2.60%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.30%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.30%) Automotive
5 1 (1.30%) Billing
5 1 (1.30%) Games
5 1 (1.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 32 (41.56%) Developer
2 18 (23.38%) .NET Developer
3 15 (19.48%) C# Developer
4 14 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (12.99%) Analyst
6 8 (10.39%) Full Stack Developer
7 6 (7.79%) Angular Developer
7 6 (7.79%) Support Analyst
8 5 (6.49%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (6.49%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (6.49%) Senior Developer
9 4 (5.19%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Project Manager
9 4 (5.19%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Tester
10 3 (3.90%) Desktop Analyst
10 3 (3.90%) Desktop Support
10 3 (3.90%) Legal Analyst
10 3 (3.90%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (32.47%) .NET
2 20 (25.97%) AngularJS
3 12 (15.58%) HTML
4 11 (14.29%) CSS
5 8 (10.39%) ASP.NET
5 8 (10.39%) REST
5 8 (10.39%) XML
6 7 (9.09%) HTML5
6 7 (9.09%) React
6 7 (9.09%) Web Services
7 6 (7.79%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (6.49%) .NET Core
8 5 (6.49%) jQuery
8 5 (6.49%) Middleware
9 4 (5.19%) ADO.NET
9 4 (5.19%) JSON
9 4 (5.19%) LINQ
9 4 (5.19%) WCF
10 3 (3.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (3.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.19%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (5.19%) Fintech
1 4 (5.19%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.90%) Blackberry
2 3 (3.90%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.90%) Mainframe
2 3 (3.90%) User Experience
3 2 (2.60%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.60%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.30%) NHS
4 1 (1.30%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.09%) Windows
2 3 (3.90%) Linux
3 2 (2.60%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.30%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.30%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (15.58%) DevOps
2 12 (15.58%) MVC
3 10 (12.99%) Scrum
4 9 (11.69%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (11.69%) Test Automation
5 8 (10.39%) Data Protection
6 6 (7.79%) Deployment Automation
6 6 (7.79%) Front End Development
6 6 (7.79%) TDD
7 5 (6.49%) ITIL
7 5 (6.49%) Microservices
8 4 (5.19%) Continuous Deployment
8 4 (5.19%) Open Source
8 4 (5.19%) Performance Testing
8 4 (5.19%) Service Management
9 3 (3.90%) Information Security Management
9 3 (3.90%) Prototyping
9 3 (3.90%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 3 (3.90%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (32.47%) C#
2 22 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 8 (10.39%) SQL
4 4 (5.19%) Java
5 3 (3.90%) VB.NET
5 3 (3.90%) XPath
6 2 (2.60%) Embedded C
6 2 (2.60%) Python
7 1 (1.30%) C
7 1 (1.30%) C++
7 1 (1.30%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.30%) PHP
7 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.30%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (3.90%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.60%) MOS
3 1 (1.30%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.39%) GDPR
2 1 (1.30%) PMO
2 1 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.19%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.90%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.30%) Docker
4 1 (1.30%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (10.39%) Puppet
2 6 (7.79%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (5.19%) HP ALM
4 2 (2.60%) Ansible
4 2 (2.60%) Kubernetes
4 2 (2.60%) SCCM
4 2 (2.60%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (10.39%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.79%) Atlassian
3 3 (3.90%) Adobe
3 3 (3.90%) Progress
3 3 (3.90%) Sony
4 2 (2.60%) iManage
4 2 (2.60%) VMware
5 1 (1.30%) hybris
5 1 (1.30%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.30%) SnapLogic