Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 6 months to 17 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 > Manchester
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 118 77
Rank change year-on-year +24 -41 +9
Contract jobs citing Legal 49 37 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.66% 1.03% 2.20%
As % of the General category 5.27% 3.35% 5.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 22 56
Manchester median daily rate £425 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% +7.69% -3.70%
10th Percentile £224 £214 £200
90th Percentile £553 £529 £487
North West median daily rate £383 £350 £388
% change year-on-year +9.29% -9.68% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Manchester median hourly rate - £27.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +129.17% +6.67%
North West median hourly rate - £27.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year - +129.17% +21.52%

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 Manchester with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 930 1106 1508
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 31.49% 30.83% 39.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 582 698 853
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.06% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £245 £263 £240
90th Percentile £606 £543 £550
North West median daily rate £413 £400 £415
% change year-on-year +3.13% -3.61% +10.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 22 28
Manchester median hourly rate £20.00 £22.75 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.09% +44.44% -10.00%
10th Percentile £11.88 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £41.13 £40.00 £39.13
North West median hourly rate £22.35 £23.92 £30.52
% change year-on-year -6.59% -21.62% +34.63%

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Legal in Manchester

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Legal in Manchester

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Legal in Manchester over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Legal in Manchester

Legal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Legal in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Legal.

1 18 (36.73%) .NET
2 15 (30.61%) Microsoft
3 14 (28.57%) SQL
4 11 (22.45%) Java
4 11 (22.45%) CRM
4 11 (22.45%) Dynamics CRM
5 9 (18.37%) iManage
5 9 (18.37%) IDOL
5 9 (18.37%) Workflow
5 9 (18.37%) CMS
5 9 (18.37%) Law
6 8 (16.33%) Finance
6 8 (16.33%) Document Management
6 8 (16.33%) C#
6 8 (16.33%) PowerShell
6 8 (16.33%) Change Control
7 7 (14.29%) Office 365
7 7 (14.29%) OneDrive
7 7 (14.29%) ITIL
7 7 (14.29%) Windows
7 7 (14.29%) Reuters
7 7 (14.29%) Interwoven
7 7 (14.29%) Content Management
8 6 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (12.24%) Management Information System
8 6 (12.24%) MVC
8 6 (12.24%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (12.24%) ERP
8 6 (12.24%) Visual Studio
8 6 (12.24%) SAP

Legal
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 9 (18.37%) CMS
2 5 (10.20%) NetWeaver
3 2 (4.08%) IIS
3 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 11 (22.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (10.20%) SAP ERP
2 5 (10.20%) SAP SRM
3 2 (4.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (2.04%) SAP HCM
4 1 (2.04%) SAP HR
4 1 (2.04%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.29%) Office 365
1 7 (14.29%) OneDrive
2 1 (2.04%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) VPN
2 2 (4.08%) DHCP
2 2 (4.08%) DNS
2 2 (4.08%) Firewall
2 2 (4.08%) Junos
2 2 (4.08%) MPLS
2 2 (4.08%) Network Security
2 2 (4.08%) SMS
2 2 (4.08%) SSL
2 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.08%) VLAN
2 2 (4.08%) WAN
3 1 (2.04%) Extranet
3 1 (2.04%) Internet
3 1 (2.04%) LAN
3 1 (2.04%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) IDOL
2 5 (10.20%) SAP BW
3 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.12%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (4.08%) Bitbucket
2 2 (4.08%) JIRA
2 2 (4.08%) ReSharper
2 2 (4.08%) SonarQube
General
1 9 (18.37%) Law
2 8 (16.33%) Finance
3 3 (6.12%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.08%) Banking
4 2 (4.08%) Local Government
5 1 (2.04%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) Analyst
2 12 (24.49%) Developer
3 4 (8.16%) .NET Developer
3 4 (8.16%) Applications Developer
3 4 (8.16%) Applications Engineer
3 4 (8.16%) Business Analyst
3 4 (8.16%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (8.16%) C# Developer
3 4 (8.16%) CRM Developer
3 4 (8.16%) Senior Applications Engineer
4 3 (6.12%) Applications Support
4 3 (6.12%) Architect
4 3 (6.12%) Consultant
4 3 (6.12%) iOS Developer
4 3 (6.12%) Network Engineer
4 3 (6.12%) SAP Analyst
4 3 (6.12%) SAP Basis Analyst
4 3 (6.12%) Service Analyst
4 3 (6.12%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (4.08%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (36.73%) .NET
2 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET
2 5 (10.20%) SAP Basis
3 3 (6.12%) AngularJS
4 2 (4.08%) ADO.NET
4 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (4.08%) jQuery
4 2 (4.08%) JSON
4 2 (4.08%) LINQ
4 2 (4.08%) Middleware
4 2 (4.08%) REST
4 2 (4.08%) WCF
4 2 (4.08%) Web Services
4 2 (4.08%) XML
4 2 (4.08%) XML Schema
4 2 (4.08%) XSLT
5 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.12%) Clustering
3 3 (6.12%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.12%) Life Science
3 3 (6.12%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.08%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.08%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (4.08%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.29%) Windows
2 3 (6.12%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.08%) Android
3 2 (4.08%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.45%) CRM
2 9 (18.37%) Workflow
3 8 (16.33%) Change Control
3 8 (16.33%) Document Management
4 7 (14.29%) Content Management
4 7 (14.29%) ITIL
5 6 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (12.24%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (12.24%) ERP
5 6 (12.24%) MVC
6 5 (10.20%) Configuration Management
6 5 (10.20%) Resource Management
6 5 (10.20%) SAP Implementation
6 5 (10.20%) Statistics
7 4 (8.16%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (8.16%) Service Management
8 3 (6.12%) Data Analysis
8 3 (6.12%) iOS Development
8 3 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.12%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.57%) SQL
2 11 (22.45%) Java
3 8 (16.33%) C#
3 8 (16.33%) PowerShell
4 5 (10.20%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.12%) Objective-C
6 2 (4.08%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) CISSP
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.08%) CCNA
2 2 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.08%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (4.08%) MCP
2 2 (4.08%) MCSA
2 2 (4.08%) MCSE
2 2 (4.08%) MOS
3 1 (2.04%) CISA
3 1 (2.04%) CISM
3 1 (2.04%) Degree
3 1 (2.04%) ISEB
3 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) COBIT
1 2 (4.08%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) COSO
2 1 (2.04%) GDPR
2 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.08%) ProxySG
3 1 (2.04%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 15 (30.61%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.37%) iManage
3 7 (14.29%) Interwoven
3 7 (14.29%) Reuters
4 6 (12.24%) SAP
5 3 (6.12%) Juniper
5 3 (6.12%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.08%) Blue Coat
6 2 (4.08%) CheckPoint
6 2 (4.08%) Citrix
6 2 (4.08%) Palo Alto
7 1 (2.04%) AppSense
7 1 (2.04%) Cisco
7 1 (2.04%) F5
7 1 (2.04%) Oracle
7 1 (2.04%) Riverbed