Period
to 20 January 2019

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 January 2019 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 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 87 101 116
Rank change year-on-year +14 +15 -38
Contract jobs citing Legal 64 43 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.19% 1.53% 1.17%
As % of the General category 8.57% 5.07% 3.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 19 19
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £303 £295 £213
90th Percentile £813 £588 £540
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -21.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Manchester median hourly rate - - £27.50
North West median hourly rate - - £27.50

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 747 848 949
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 25.55% 30.17% 29.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 477 514 599
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £243 £262
90th Percentile £550 £588 £575
North West median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 41 19
Manchester median hourly rate £20.70 £21.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.45% -23.64% +74.60%
10th Percentile £10.86 £13.72 £11.33
90th Percentile £39.03 £38.75 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £26.21 £21.78 £22.85
% change year-on-year +20.34% -4.66% -34.73%

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 January 2019.

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

Legal
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 Legal within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 20 January 2019. 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
Cheadle - 5 £400 - 1
Legal
North West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 25 (39.06%) Finance
2 16 (25.00%) Law
2 16 (25.00%) Banking
3 14 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (17.19%) .NET
4 11 (17.19%) ITIL
4 11 (17.19%) User Experience
5 10 (15.63%) Document Management
5 10 (15.63%) Information Security
5 10 (15.63%) Service Design
6 9 (14.06%) Microsoft
7 8 (12.50%) Windows
7 8 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (12.50%) Office 365
8 7 (10.94%) Time Management
8 7 (10.94%) Service Management
8 7 (10.94%) Service Delivery
8 7 (10.94%) Retail
8 7 (10.94%) SQL
8 7 (10.94%) C#
8 7 (10.94%) CISSP
8 7 (10.94%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (9.38%) Project Management
9 6 (9.38%) JavaScript
9 6 (9.38%) Content Management
9 6 (9.38%) Management Information System
9 6 (9.38%) React
10 5 (7.81%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (7.81%) Cybersecurity
10 5 (7.81%) Ethnography

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 4 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.69%) SAS
3 1 (1.56%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Acrobat
1 1 (1.56%) Adobe After Effects
1 1 (1.56%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.56%) Adobe Premiere
1 1 (1.56%) InDesign
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.56%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Elite 3E
2 1 (1.56%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (4.69%) Sourcefire
2 1 (1.56%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.13%) Power BI
2 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.56%) Base SAS
3 1 (1.56%) Big Data
3 1 (1.56%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.56%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.56%) JIRA
2 1 (1.56%) ReSharper
2 1 (1.56%) SonarQube
2 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (39.06%) Finance
2 16 (25.00%) Banking
2 16 (25.00%) Law
3 7 (10.94%) Retail
4 5 (7.81%) Marketing
5 4 (6.25%) Billing
6 1 (1.56%) Back Office
6 1 (1.56%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.56%) Publishing
6 1 (1.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (15.63%) Developer
2 9 (14.06%) Analyst
3 7 (10.94%) Project Manager
4 6 (9.38%) Consultant
4 6 (9.38%) Security Consultant
5 5 (7.81%) Architect
5 5 (7.81%) Service Analyst
5 5 (7.81%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (7.81%) User Experience Researcher
6 3 (4.69%) .NET Developer
6 3 (4.69%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Architect
6 3 (4.69%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (4.69%) React Developer
6 3 (4.69%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (4.69%) Senior Delivery Manager
6 3 (4.69%) Senior Manager
6 3 (4.69%) Senior Security Consultant
6 3 (4.69%) SQL Developer
6 3 (4.69%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.19%) .NET
2 6 (9.38%) React
3 3 (4.69%) .NET Framework
3 3 (4.69%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (3.13%) CSS
4 2 (3.13%) HTML
4 2 (3.13%) Redux
4 2 (3.13%) REST
5 1 (1.56%) .NET Core
5 1 (1.56%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.56%) Entity Framework
5 1 (1.56%) JSON
5 1 (1.56%) LINQ
5 1 (1.56%) Node.js
5 1 (1.56%) RESTful
5 1 (1.56%) WCF
5 1 (1.56%) Web Services
5 1 (1.56%) XML
5 1 (1.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.19%) User Experience
2 6 (9.38%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.81%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (6.25%) Blackberry
4 4 (6.25%) iPhone
5 3 (4.69%) Data Centre
5 3 (4.69%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (4.69%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (4.69%) Virtual Team
6 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.56%) CMDB
7 1 (1.56%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.56%) Fintech
7 1 (1.56%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.56%) Online Banking
7 1 (1.56%) Smartcard
7 1 (1.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (3.13%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.56%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (17.19%) ITIL
3 10 (15.63%) Document Management
3 10 (15.63%) Information Security
3 10 (15.63%) Service Design
4 8 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (10.94%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (10.94%) Service Delivery
5 7 (10.94%) Service Management
5 7 (10.94%) Time Management
6 6 (9.38%) Content Management
6 6 (9.38%) Project Management
7 5 (7.81%) Critical Thinking
7 5 (7.81%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (7.81%) E-Commerce
7 5 (7.81%) Ethnographic Research
7 5 (7.81%) Ethnography
7 5 (7.81%) Usability Testing
7 5 (7.81%) Waterfall
8 4 (6.25%) Due Diligence
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.94%) C#
1 7 (10.94%) SQL
2 6 (9.38%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.56%) Java
3 1 (1.56%) PHP
3 1 (1.56%) Python
3 1 (1.56%) R
3 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.56%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (10.94%) CISSP
2 5 (7.81%) Degree
3 4 (6.25%) CISM
3 4 (6.25%) CREST Certified
4 3 (4.69%) CEH
5 2 (3.13%) CISA
5 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.56%) ISEB
6 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.56%) MBA
6 1 (1.56%) MOS
6 1 (1.56%) OSCP
6 1 (1.56%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) COBIT
1 5 (7.81%) COSO
1 5 (7.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.13%) QA
3 1 (1.56%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (1.56%) GDPR
3 1 (1.56%) PMO
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) QRadar
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 9 (14.06%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.25%) Citrix
2 4 (6.25%) iManage
3 3 (4.69%) CheckPoint
3 3 (4.69%) Forcepoint
3 3 (4.69%) Intapp
3 3 (4.69%) IronPort
3 3 (4.69%) McAfee
3 3 (4.69%) Oracle
3 3 (4.69%) Sophos
4 2 (3.13%) Reuters
4 2 (3.13%) SAP
4 2 (3.13%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.56%) Adobe
5 1 (1.56%) Informatica
5 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.56%) Workday