Period
to 15 December 2018

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 15 December 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 > Manchester
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 101 139
Rank change year-on-year +2 +38 -1
Contract jobs citing Law 57 41 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.79% 1.40% 0.59%
As % of the General category 7.21% 4.47% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 18 2
Manchester median daily rate £378 £300 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.83% -31.43% +11.11%
10th Percentile £343 £113 £271
90th Percentile £508 £350 £594
North West median daily rate £388 £325 £438
% change year-on-year +19.23% -25.71% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Manchester median hourly rate £37.50 - £27.50
10th Percentile £18.05 - £23.75
90th Percentile £40.68 - £31.25
North West median hourly rate £37.50 £10.47 £27.50
% change year-on-year +258.17% -61.93% +139.13%

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 791 917 1,022
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 24.86% 31.41% 30.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 508 572 657
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £245 £234
90th Percentile £575 £600 £559
North West median daily rate £413 £413 £400
% change year-on-year - +3.13% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 38 18
Manchester median hourly rate £23.15 £21.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.24% -27.59% +75.76%
10th Percentile £11.21 £12.00 £12.50
90th Percentile £38.75 £39.20 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £23.65 £22.67 £28.09
% change year-on-year +4.31% -19.29% -7.96%

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 15 December 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Law in Manchester over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 15 December 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
Salford - 4 - -
Stockport - 3 £325 -
Law
North West

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Law.

1 18 (31.58%) .NET
2 16 (28.07%) C#
2 16 (28.07%) Legal
3 15 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (22.81%) Windows
5 12 (21.05%) JavaScript
6 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
7 9 (15.79%) SQL
7 9 (15.79%) Finance
8 8 (14.04%) Software Engineering
8 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
8 8 (14.04%) AngularJS
9 7 (12.28%) ITIL
9 7 (12.28%) Document Management
10 6 (10.53%) Automotive
10 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET
10 6 (10.53%) C++
10 6 (10.53%) DevOps
10 6 (10.53%) Office 365
10 6 (10.53%) React
11 5 (8.77%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Azure
11 5 (8.77%) Java
11 5 (8.77%) Visual Studio
11 5 (8.77%) Sony
12 4 (7.02%) MVC
12 4 (7.02%) Practice Management
12 4 (7.02%) .NET Framework
12 4 (7.02%) C
12 4 (7.02%) Linux

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 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.26%) CMS
3 2 (3.51%) SAS
4 1 (1.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Elite 3E
2 1 (1.75%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) Office 365
2 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (1.75%) DNS
2 1 (1.75%) NetScaler
2 1 (1.75%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.51%) Power BI
3 1 (1.75%) Amazon Aurora
3 1 (1.75%) Big Data
3 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (3.51%) eggPlant
2 2 (3.51%) JIRA
3 1 (1.75%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.75%) ReSharper
3 1 (1.75%) SonarQube
General
1 16 (28.07%) Legal
2 9 (15.79%) Finance
3 6 (10.53%) Automotive
4 2 (3.51%) Banking
4 2 (3.51%) Billing
4 2 (3.51%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.51%) Marketing
5 1 (1.75%) Advertising
5 1 (1.75%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 21 (36.84%) Developer
2 9 (15.79%) .NET Developer
3 8 (14.04%) Analyst
4 7 (12.28%) Software Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (10.53%) C# Developer
5 6 (10.53%) Full Stack Developer
5 6 (10.53%) React Developer
5 6 (10.53%) SQL Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Business Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) C++ Software Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.26%) Angular Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Architect
7 3 (5.26%) C Software Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (5.26%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Office 365 Manager
8 2 (3.51%) SharePoint Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (31.58%) .NET
2 8 (14.04%) AngularJS
3 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET
3 6 (10.53%) React
4 4 (7.02%) .NET Framework
5 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (5.26%) HTML
5 3 (5.26%) HTML5
5 3 (5.26%) Redux
5 3 (5.26%) XML
6 2 (3.51%) COM
6 2 (3.51%) Entity Framework
6 2 (3.51%) Middleware
6 2 (3.51%) Ninject
6 2 (3.51%) REST
6 2 (3.51%) XSL
7 1 (1.75%) ADO.NET
7 1 (1.75%) Web Services
7 1 (1.75%) XML Schema
7 1 (1.75%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (3.51%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
1 2 (3.51%) User Experience
2 1 (1.75%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.75%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.75%) Fintech
2 1 (1.75%) Fixed Income
2 1 (1.75%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.81%) Windows
2 4 (7.02%) Linux
2 4 (7.02%) Windows Server
3 3 (5.26%) Windows 10
4 2 (3.51%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.75%) AIX
5 1 (1.75%) Android
5 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.75%) FreeRTOS
5 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (14.04%) Software Engineering
3 7 (12.28%) Document Management
3 7 (12.28%) ITIL
4 6 (10.53%) DevOps
5 5 (8.77%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (7.02%) CRM
6 4 (7.02%) Front End Development
6 4 (7.02%) MVC
6 4 (7.02%) Practice Management
7 3 (5.26%) Continuous Deployment
7 3 (5.26%) Information Security
7 3 (5.26%) Process Improvement
7 3 (5.26%) Scrum
7 3 (5.26%) Service Management
7 3 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.51%) Analytics
8 2 (3.51%) Change Control
8 2 (3.51%) Data Analytics
8 2 (3.51%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.07%) C#
2 12 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 9 (15.79%) SQL
4 6 (10.53%) C++
5 5 (8.77%) Java
6 4 (7.02%) C
7 2 (3.51%) VC++
8 1 (1.75%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.75%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.75%) Ruby
8 1 (1.75%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (3.51%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.75%) CEH
2 1 (1.75%) CISM
2 1 (1.75%) CISSP
2 1 (1.75%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (1.75%) CREST Certified
2 1 (1.75%) GIAC
2 1 (1.75%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) GDPR
1 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.75%) QA
1 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.75%) Docker
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.75%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (1.75%) XenApp
2 1 (1.75%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) SCCM
2 1 (1.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.77%) Sony
3 3 (5.26%) iManage
3 3 (5.26%) Oracle
3 3 (5.26%) Reuters
4 2 (3.51%) Intapp
4 2 (3.51%) SAP
5 1 (1.75%) Bloomberg
5 1 (1.75%) Citrix
5 1 (1.75%) FactSet
5 1 (1.75%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.75%) Speakerbus
5 1 (1.75%) Wallstreet Suite