Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 85 102
Rank change year-on-year +29 +17 -15
Contract jobs citing Legal 114 58 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.51% 2.02% 1.35%
As % of the General category 13.30% 5.85% 4.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 30 28
Manchester median daily rate £375 £425 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +25.00% +5.43%
10th Percentile £313 £212 £110
90th Percentile £519 £575 £440
North West median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £32.42 - -

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 857 992 1,223
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 26.42% 34.53% 32.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 536 582 741
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £258 £213 £263
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 27 17
Manchester median hourly rate £28.00 £13.86 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +102.02% -4.41% -23.64%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.75 £11.60
90th Percentile £38.75 £40.75 £43.90
North West median hourly rate £23.15 £22.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year +5.23% -19.27% -22.14%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 56 (49.12%) Law
2 34 (29.82%) Project Management
3 30 (26.32%) Case Management
4 28 (24.56%) Finance
5 25 (21.93%) SQL
5 25 (21.93%) Business Analysis
6 24 (21.05%) Workflow
7 20 (17.54%) C#
8 18 (15.79%) Data Protection
9 17 (14.91%) Microsoft
9 17 (14.91%) .NET
9 17 (14.91%) Management Information System
9 17 (14.91%) GDPR
10 15 (13.16%) SQL Server
11 14 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (11.40%) JavaScript
13 12 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (10.53%) DevOps
14 11 (9.65%) Time Management
15 10 (8.77%) MVC
15 10 (8.77%) ETL
16 9 (7.89%) PRINCE2
16 9 (7.89%) Budget Control
16 9 (7.89%) AngularJS
17 8 (7.02%) Waterfall
17 8 (7.02%) Visualfiles
17 8 (7.02%) ASP.NET
17 8 (7.02%) ITIL
17 8 (7.02%) Practice Management
18 7 (6.14%) Information Security

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 5 (4.39%) CMS
1 5 (4.39%) OpenEdge
2 2 (1.75%) Confluence
2 2 (1.75%) Tuxedo
3 1 (0.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.88%) Mule
Applications
1 4 (3.51%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.88%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.88%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (0.88%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.88%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (0.88%) InDesign
3 1 (0.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (7.02%) Visualfiles
2 7 (6.14%) Elite 3E
3 2 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.88%) PeopleSoft HCM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.14%) SaaS
2 5 (4.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.75%) IaaS
3 2 (1.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.26%) Skype
2 1 (0.88%) LAN
2 1 (0.88%) PBX
2 1 (0.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.16%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.88%) Big Data
3 1 (0.88%) DB2
3 1 (0.88%) GIS
3 1 (0.88%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (5.26%) JIRA
2 3 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (2.63%) Bitbucket
2 3 (2.63%) SonarQube
2 3 (2.63%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.75%) eggPlant
4 1 (0.88%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.88%) ReSharper
General
1 56 (49.12%) Law
2 28 (24.56%) Finance
3 6 (5.26%) Banking
4 5 (4.39%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.51%) Retail
6 3 (2.63%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.75%) Games
7 2 (1.75%) Marketing
8 1 (0.88%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 35 (30.70%) Analyst
2 29 (25.44%) Business Analyst
3 21 (18.42%) Developer
4 18 (15.79%) Project Manager
5 14 (12.28%) .NET Developer
6 11 (9.65%) SQL Developer
7 9 (7.89%) Business Systems Analyst
8 8 (7.02%) Integration Engineer
9 7 (6.14%) Legal Analyst
10 6 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (5.26%) C# Developer
10 6 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
10 6 (5.26%) GDPR Project Manager
11 5 (4.39%) Architect
11 5 (4.39%) React Developer
11 5 (4.39%) Telephony Analyst
12 4 (3.51%) Data Protection Specialist
12 4 (3.51%) Workflow Analyst
13 3 (2.63%) Application Integration Engineer
13 3 (2.63%) Compliance Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (14.91%) .NET
2 9 (7.89%) AngularJS
3 8 (7.02%) ASP.NET
4 7 (6.14%) .NET Framework
4 7 (6.14%) React
5 6 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (3.51%) Entity Framework
6 4 (3.51%) REST
6 4 (3.51%) XML
7 3 (2.63%) ADO.NET
7 3 (2.63%) CSS
7 3 (2.63%) HTML
7 3 (2.63%) JSON
7 3 (2.63%) LINQ
7 3 (2.63%) Ninject
7 3 (2.63%) WCF
7 3 (2.63%) Web Services
8 2 (1.75%) RESTful
8 2 (1.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (0.88%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.91%) Management Information System
2 6 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.51%) Virtual Team
4 3 (2.63%) Life Science
4 3 (2.63%) User Experience
5 1 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.88%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.88%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.88%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.88%) Online Banking
5 1 (0.88%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.88%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.26%) Windows
2 3 (2.63%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.75%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (29.82%) Project Management
2 30 (26.32%) Case Management
3 25 (21.93%) Business Analysis
4 24 (21.05%) Workflow
5 18 (15.79%) Data Protection
6 14 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (10.53%) DevOps
7 12 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (9.65%) Time Management
9 10 (8.77%) ETL
9 10 (8.77%) MVC
10 9 (7.89%) Budget Control
10 9 (7.89%) PRINCE2
11 8 (7.02%) ITIL
11 8 (7.02%) Practice Management
11 8 (7.02%) Waterfall
12 7 (6.14%) Collaborative Working
12 7 (6.14%) Information Security
12 7 (6.14%) Stakeholder Analysis
12 7 (6.14%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 25 (21.93%) SQL
2 20 (17.54%) C#
3 13 (11.40%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.39%) VB
4 5 (4.39%) VBScript
5 2 (1.75%) Java
6 1 (0.88%) C
6 1 (0.88%) PHP
6 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.88%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (6.14%) Degree
2 5 (4.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.75%) CISA
4 2 (1.75%) CISM
4 2 (1.75%) CISSP
4 2 (1.75%) MOS
5 1 (0.88%) APMP
5 1 (0.88%) CREST Certified
5 1 (0.88%) OSCP
5 1 (0.88%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.88%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (14.91%) GDPR
2 5 (4.39%) QA
3 2 (1.75%) COBIT
3 2 (1.75%) COSO
3 2 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.88%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.88%) PMO
4 1 (0.88%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.75%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (0.88%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (1.75%) Cisco IPCC
1 2 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (14.91%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.26%) SnapLogic
3 5 (4.39%) Aderant
4 4 (3.51%) Capita
4 4 (3.51%) webMethods
5 3 (2.63%) Informatica
5 3 (2.63%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.75%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.75%) Intapp
6 2 (1.75%) SAP
6 2 (1.75%) Talend
7 1 (0.88%) Adobe
7 1 (0.88%) Citrix
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle
7 1 (0.88%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com