Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 80 89
Rank change year-on-year +21 +9 +3
Contract jobs citing Legal 108 52 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.52% 1.96% 1.82%
As % of the General category 12.54% 5.93% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 16 27
Manchester median daily rate £375 £358 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.90% +5.15% +4.62%
10th Percentile £313 £186 £110
90th Percentile £529 £575 £398
North West median daily rate £375 £340 £350
% change year-on-year +10.29% -2.86% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Manchester median hourly rate £110.00 £22.90 £18.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +380.35% +20.62% -11.70%
10th Percentile £105.00 £22.85 £18.98
90th Percentile £115.00 £22.95 £18.99
North West median hourly rate £71.21 £22.90 £34.49
% change year-on-year +210.96% -33.61% +60.43%

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 861 877 1,211
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 28.03% 33.01% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 521 479 712
Manchester median daily rate £400 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% -
10th Percentile £243 £213 £250
90th Percentile £575 £578 £575
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 24 10
Manchester median hourly rate £18.72 £13.50 £17.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.63% -23.51% -4.59%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.33 £12.00
90th Percentile £38.75 £28.60 £42.10
North West median hourly rate £21.00 £26.83 £27.50
% change year-on-year -21.73% -2.44% -

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 54 (50.00%) Law
2 32 (29.63%) Project Management
3 29 (26.85%) Finance
4 26 (24.07%) Case Management
5 25 (23.15%) Business Analysis
6 24 (22.22%) Workflow
7 21 (19.44%) Management Information System
7 21 (19.44%) GDPR
8 20 (18.52%) Data Protection
9 16 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (13.89%) SQL
10 15 (13.89%) Microsoft
11 14 (12.96%) SQL Server
11 14 (12.96%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (11.11%) C#
12 12 (11.11%) DevOps
13 11 (10.19%) ETL
13 11 (10.19%) ITIL
14 10 (9.26%) Windows
15 9 (8.33%) .NET
15 9 (8.33%) Data Analysis
15 9 (8.33%) Time Management
16 8 (7.41%) Budget Control
16 8 (7.41%) Waterfall
16 8 (7.41%) Information Security
16 8 (7.41%) PRINCE2
17 7 (6.48%) Risk Management
17 7 (6.48%) SaaS
17 7 (6.48%) Degree
17 7 (6.48%) JIRA

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 3 (2.78%) Confluence
1 3 (2.78%) OpenEdge
2 2 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (1.85%) Tuxedo
3 1 (0.93%) Mule
Applications
1 4 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.63%) Elite 3E
1 5 (4.63%) Visualfiles
2 2 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.93%) PeopleSoft HCM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.48%) SaaS
2 2 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.85%) IaaS
2 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.85%) PaaS
2 2 (1.85%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.56%) Skype
2 1 (0.93%) Extranet
2 1 (0.93%) LAN
2 1 (0.93%) PBX
2 1 (0.93%) VPN
2 1 (0.93%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.96%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.93%) Big Data
3 1 (0.93%) DB2
3 1 (0.93%) GIS
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (6.48%) JIRA
2 6 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (5.56%) Bitbucket
3 5 (4.63%) SonarQube
3 5 (4.63%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.78%) eggPlant
4 3 (2.78%) ReSharper
General
1 54 (50.00%) Law
2 29 (26.85%) Finance
3 5 (4.63%) Banking
3 5 (4.63%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.70%) Retail
5 3 (2.78%) Games
5 3 (2.78%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.93%) Billing
6 1 (0.93%) Local Government
6 1 (0.93%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (37.96%) Analyst
2 28 (25.93%) Business Analyst
3 15 (13.89%) Project Manager
4 9 (8.33%) Business Systems Analyst
5 8 (7.41%) Developer
5 8 (7.41%) Integration Engineer
5 8 (7.41%) Legal Analyst
6 7 (6.48%) Architect
6 7 (6.48%) Service Analyst
6 7 (6.48%) Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (4.63%) Data Protection Specialist
7 5 (4.63%) GDPR Project Manager
7 5 (4.63%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (4.63%) Telephony Analyst
8 4 (3.70%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (3.70%) Head of Security
8 4 (3.70%) Workflow Analyst
9 3 (2.78%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 3 (2.78%) Applications Engineer
9 3 (2.78%) Compliance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.33%) .NET
2 7 (6.48%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (5.56%) WCF
3 6 (5.56%) XML
4 5 (4.63%) ADO.NET
4 5 (4.63%) ASP.NET
4 5 (4.63%) JSON
4 5 (4.63%) LINQ
4 5 (4.63%) REST
4 5 (4.63%) Web Services
5 4 (3.70%) .NET Framework
5 4 (3.70%) React
6 3 (2.78%) Middleware
6 3 (2.78%) XML Schema
6 3 (2.78%) XSLT
7 2 (1.85%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.85%) Entity Framework
7 2 (1.85%) RESTful
8 1 (0.93%) jQuery
8 1 (0.93%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 21 (19.44%) Management Information System
2 6 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.63%) Life Science
4 4 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.70%) Blackberry
4 4 (3.70%) Virtual Team
5 3 (2.78%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.78%) iPhone
6 2 (1.85%) User Experience
7 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.93%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.26%) Windows
2 5 (4.63%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.85%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.93%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (29.63%) Project Management
2 26 (24.07%) Case Management
3 25 (23.15%) Business Analysis
4 24 (22.22%) Workflow
5 20 (18.52%) Data Protection
6 16 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (12.96%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (11.11%) DevOps
9 11 (10.19%) ETL
9 11 (10.19%) ITIL
10 9 (8.33%) Data Analysis
10 9 (8.33%) Time Management
11 8 (7.41%) Budget Control
11 8 (7.41%) Information Security
11 8 (7.41%) PRINCE2
11 8 (7.41%) Waterfall
12 7 (6.48%) Collaborative Working
12 7 (6.48%) People Management
12 7 (6.48%) Risk Management
12 7 (6.48%) Stakeholder Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (13.89%) SQL
2 12 (11.11%) C#
3 3 (2.78%) VB
3 3 (2.78%) VBScript
3 3 (2.78%) XPath
4 1 (0.93%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (6.48%) Degree
2 5 (4.63%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (4.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (3.70%) MOS
4 1 (0.93%) APMP
4 1 (0.93%) CIMA
4 1 (0.93%) CISA
4 1 (0.93%) CISM
4 1 (0.93%) CISSP
4 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (19.44%) GDPR
2 5 (4.63%) QA
3 3 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.93%) COBIT
4 1 (0.93%) COSO
4 1 (0.93%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (1.85%) Terminal Server
1 2 (1.85%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.85%) Cisco IPCC
1 2 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.56%) SnapLogic
3 4 (3.70%) Citrix
3 4 (3.70%) webMethods
4 3 (2.78%) Aderant
4 3 (2.78%) Capita
4 3 (2.78%) ServiceNow
5 2 (1.85%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.85%) Informatica
5 2 (1.85%) Intapp
5 2 (1.85%) SAP
5 2 (1.85%) Talend
6 1 (0.93%) Ivanti
6 1 (0.93%) Oracle
6 1 (0.93%) PeopleSoft