Period
to 22 February 2018

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 22 February 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.

Legal
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 102 81
Rank change year-on-year -2 -21 +10
Contract jobs citing Legal 39 46 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.43% 1.53% 2.07%
As % of the General category 5.00% 5.10% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 36
Manchester median daily rate £425 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% +4.40% -4.21%
10th Percentile £251 £206 £206
90th Percentile £588 £541 £473
North West median daily rate £379 £350 £425
% change year-on-year +8.21% -17.65% +21.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
Manchester median hourly rate £110.00 £25.20 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +336.51% +110.00% -26.72%
10th Percentile £105.00 £22.94 £10.60
90th Percentile £115.00 £30.42 £18.85
North West median hourly rate £110.00 £25.20 £12.00
% change year-on-year +336.51% +110.00% -44.19%

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 780 902 1,344
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 28.51% 30.05% 35.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 464 552 776
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £243 £225 £242
90th Percentile £600 £575 £563
North West median daily rate £401 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +0.13% -3.03% +9.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 19 29
Manchester median hourly rate £21.00 £18.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +9.09% -13.16%
10th Percentile £15.00 £11.33 £11.80
90th Percentile £40.10 £35.50 £39.00
North West median hourly rate £21.70 £22.87 £26.83
% change year-on-year -5.13% -14.75% +34.15%

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 22 February 2018.

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 22 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Legal 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 Legal.

1 16 (41.03%) Law
2 12 (30.77%) C#
2 12 (30.77%) .NET
3 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (23.08%) Finance
5 7 (17.95%) MVC
5 7 (17.95%) SQL
6 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
6 6 (15.38%) Visual Studio
6 6 (15.38%) Windows
6 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 6 (15.38%) Management Information System
6 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (15.38%) GDPR
7 5 (12.82%) Waterfall
7 5 (12.82%) Bitbucket
7 5 (12.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (12.82%) Data Protection
7 5 (12.82%) Data Analysis
7 5 (12.82%) JIRA
7 5 (12.82%) WCF
7 5 (12.82%) ITIL
7 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET
7 5 (12.82%) Service Management
8 4 (10.26%) Middleware
8 4 (10.26%) Blackberry
8 4 (10.26%) ADO.NET
8 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery
8 4 (10.26%) Web Services
8 4 (10.26%) XML

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 2 (5.13%) CMS
1 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.56%) Confluence
2 1 (2.56%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.56%) Elite 3E
2 1 (2.56%) SAP ERP
2 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.56%) SAP SRM
2 1 (2.56%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Extranet
1 1 (2.56%) LAN
1 1 (2.56%) NetScaler
1 1 (2.56%) VPN
1 1 (2.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) Big Data
2 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.56%) DB2
2 1 (2.56%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 5 (12.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (12.82%) Bitbucket
2 5 (12.82%) JIRA
3 4 (10.26%) ReSharper
3 4 (10.26%) SonarQube
4 1 (2.56%) eggPlant
General
1 16 (41.03%) Law
2 9 (23.08%) Finance
3 4 (10.26%) Banking
3 4 (10.26%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Billing
4 1 (2.56%) Games
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Analyst
2 8 (20.51%) Developer
3 5 (12.82%) Architect
3 5 (12.82%) Service Analyst
3 5 (12.82%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 3 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (7.69%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) CRM Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (5.13%) GDPR Specialist
6 2 (5.13%) Head of Security
6 2 (5.13%) IT Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.13%) React Developer
6 2 (5.13%) SQL Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.77%) .NET
2 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET
3 5 (12.82%) WCF
4 4 (10.26%) ADO.NET
4 4 (10.26%) JSON
4 4 (10.26%) LINQ
4 4 (10.26%) Middleware
4 4 (10.26%) REST
4 4 (10.26%) Web Services
4 4 (10.26%) XML
4 4 (10.26%) XML Schema
4 4 (10.26%) XSLT
5 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
5 2 (5.13%) Entity Framework
5 2 (5.13%) jQuery
5 2 (5.13%) React
6 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.56%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.26%) Blackberry
2 4 (10.26%) Data Structures
2 4 (10.26%) iPhone
3 3 (7.69%) Life Science
4 1 (2.56%) Clustering
4 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.56%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Windows
2 3 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (17.95%) MVC
3 5 (12.82%) Data Analysis
3 5 (12.82%) Data Protection
3 5 (12.82%) ITIL
3 5 (12.82%) Service Management
3 5 (12.82%) Waterfall
4 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (10.26%) Data Modelling
4 4 (10.26%) Document Management
4 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery
4 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (10.26%) TOGAF
4 4 (10.26%) Workflow
4 4 (10.26%) Zachman Framework
5 3 (7.69%) Data Mapping
5 3 (7.69%) Information Security
5 3 (7.69%) Regulatory Compliance
5 3 (7.69%) Risk Management
5 3 (7.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.77%) C#
2 7 (17.95%) SQL
3 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.26%) XPath
4 1 (2.56%) Java
4 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (5.13%) MOS
2 1 (2.56%) CIMA
2 1 (2.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) ISEB
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) GDPR
2 4 (10.26%) QA
3 2 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.56%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) Citrix
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco
3 1 (2.56%) F5
3 1 (2.56%) Intapp
3 1 (2.56%) Ivanti
3 1 (2.56%) Juniper
3 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.56%) Riverbed
3 1 (2.56%) SAP