Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 131 138
Rank change year-on-year +29 +7 -23
Contract jobs citing Law 45 14 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.59% 0.45% 0.58%
As % of the General category 5.26% 1.48% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 2 9
Manchester median daily rate £325 £438 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.71% +25.00% -3.45%
10th Percentile £113 £271 £179
90th Percentile £438 £594 £500
North West median daily rate £325 £438 £388
% change year-on-year -25.71% +12.90% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Manchester median hourly rate £110.00 £27.50 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +300.00% +139.13% +64.29%
10th Percentile £105.00 £23.75 £10.30
90th Percentile £115.00 £31.25 £12.00
North West median hourly rate £60.24 £27.50 £11.50
% change year-on-year +119.04% +139.13% +64.29%

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 855 946 1,408
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 30.28% 30.20% 36.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 523 597 801
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £243 £261 £240
90th Percentile £588 £575 £563
North West median daily rate £405 £400 £420
% change year-on-year +1.25% -4.76% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 20 30
Manchester median hourly rate £21.00 £23.75 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.58% +50.79% -17.11%
10th Percentile £13.14 £11.33 £11.90
90th Percentile £39.95 £40.00 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £21.78 £22.42 £35.00
% change year-on-year -2.87% -35.94% +79.49%

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 January 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
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 January 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
Bolton - 3 £263 - 1
Law
North West

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 13 (28.89%) Finance
1 13 (28.89%) Legal
1 13 (28.89%) .NET
2 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 10 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 10 (22.22%) Service Management
3 9 (20.00%) MVC
3 9 (20.00%) C#
4 8 (17.78%) Citrix
4 8 (17.78%) Blackberry
4 8 (17.78%) Data Analysis
5 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (15.56%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (15.56%) ITIL
6 6 (13.33%) Extranet
6 6 (13.33%) SQL
6 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET
6 6 (13.33%) Banking
6 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (11.11%) AngularJS
7 5 (11.11%) JIRA
7 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 5 (11.11%) Web Services
7 5 (11.11%) Windows
8 4 (8.89%) XML
8 4 (8.89%) XSLT
8 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
8 4 (8.89%) Visual Studio
8 4 (8.89%) ADO.NET
8 4 (8.89%) Middleware

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 2 (4.44%) CMS
2 1 (2.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Google Analytics
1 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) Extranet
2 1 (2.22%) DHCP
2 1 (2.22%) DNS
2 1 (2.22%) Firewall
2 1 (2.22%) Intranet
2 1 (2.22%) Network Security
2 1 (2.22%) Skype
2 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.22%) VoIP
2 1 (2.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) Big Data
2 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) JIRA
2 4 (8.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (8.89%) Bitbucket
2 4 (8.89%) ReSharper
2 4 (8.89%) SonarQube
2 4 (8.89%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (28.89%) Finance
1 13 (28.89%) Legal
2 6 (13.33%) Banking
3 4 (8.89%) Billing
3 4 (8.89%) Investment Banking
4 3 (6.67%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 21 (46.67%) Analyst
2 8 (17.78%) Developer
2 8 (17.78%) Service Analyst
2 8 (17.78%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (13.33%) Consultant
3 6 (13.33%) Security Consultant
4 5 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Architect
5 4 (8.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (8.89%) C# Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (8.89%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) IT Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) IT Security Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (4.44%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (4.44%) SQL Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.89%) .NET
2 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET
2 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 5 (11.11%) Web Services
4 4 (8.89%) ADO.NET
4 4 (8.89%) JSON
4 4 (8.89%) LINQ
4 4 (8.89%) Middleware
4 4 (8.89%) REST
4 4 (8.89%) WCF
4 4 (8.89%) XML
4 4 (8.89%) XML Schema
4 4 (8.89%) XSLT
5 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (4.44%) CSS
5 2 (4.44%) HTML
6 1 (2.22%) jQuery
6 1 (2.22%) LDAP
6 1 (2.22%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 8 (17.78%) Blackberry
3 4 (8.89%) Data Structures
4 3 (6.67%) iPhone
5 2 (4.44%) Virtual Team
6 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.22%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.22%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.22%) PKI
6 1 (2.22%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (4.44%) Unix
2 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.22%) Linux
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.22%) Service Management
2 9 (20.00%) MVC
3 8 (17.78%) Data Analysis
4 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (15.56%) ITIL
5 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 4 (8.89%) Data Modelling
6 4 (8.89%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (8.89%) Test Management
6 4 (8.89%) TOGAF
6 4 (8.89%) Waterfall
6 4 (8.89%) Zachman Framework
7 3 (6.67%) Compliance Audit
7 3 (6.67%) Contract Management
7 3 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (6.67%) Document Management
7 3 (6.67%) Information Security
7 3 (6.67%) Open Source
7 3 (6.67%) Risk Management
7 3 (6.67%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.00%) C#
2 6 (13.33%) SQL
3 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.89%) XPath
4 1 (2.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (6.67%) CISM
2 3 (6.67%) CISSP
3 2 (4.44%) MOS
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) QA
2 3 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.22%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Citrix
2 4 (8.89%) Intapp
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.22%) Google
4 1 (2.22%) iManage
4 1 (2.22%) Ivanti
4 1 (2.22%) Xamarin