Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 93 128
Rank change year-on-year +4 +35 -58
Contract jobs citing Legal 67 47 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.13% 1.59% 1.02%
As % of the General category 8.59% 5.07% 3.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 29 22
Manchester median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% +7.69%
10th Percentile £303 £223 £214
90th Percentile £544 £555 £529
North West median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.58% +9.29% -12.50%
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 780 927 1,077
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 24.83% 31.28% 30.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 502 581 687
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £258 £238 £263
90th Percentile £563 £606 £550
North West median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% -4.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 37 19
Manchester median hourly rate £23.15 £19.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.84% -30.91% +74.60%
10th Percentile £12.53 £11.90 £11.80
90th Percentile £38.75 £40.95 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £23.15 £23.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +0.65% -8.00% -18.09%

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 21 November 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

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 21 November 2018. 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 -
Legal
North West

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 23 (34.33%) Finance
2 21 (31.34%) Law
3 20 (29.85%) SQL
4 19 (28.36%) C#
4 19 (28.36%) .NET
5 16 (23.88%) Banking
6 15 (22.39%) JavaScript
7 13 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (16.42%) Document Management
9 10 (14.93%) Microsoft
10 9 (13.43%) Service Design
11 8 (11.94%) Case Management
11 8 (11.94%) React
11 8 (11.94%) User Experience
11 8 (11.94%) Project Management
11 8 (11.94%) SQL Server
11 8 (11.94%) ITIL
11 8 (11.94%) MVC
12 7 (10.45%) Service Management
12 7 (10.45%) Service Delivery
12 7 (10.45%) Information Security
12 7 (10.45%) Windows
12 7 (10.45%) ASP.NET
12 7 (10.45%) AngularJS
12 7 (10.45%) Time Management
13 6 (8.96%) CRM
13 6 (8.96%) Management Information System
13 6 (8.96%) Elite 3E
14 5 (7.46%) Problem-Solving
14 5 (7.46%) Workflow

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 (7.46%) CMS
2 4 (5.97%) OpenEdge
2 4 (5.97%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.48%) SAS
4 1 (1.49%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.49%) Acrobat
2 1 (1.49%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (1.49%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.49%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (1.49%) InDesign
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.49%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (8.96%) Elite 3E
2 5 (7.46%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.46%) Office 365
2 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (2.99%) Sourcefire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.49%) Base SAS
3 1 (1.49%) Big Data
3 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.49%) Power BI
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.48%) JIRA
2 2 (2.99%) Metasploit
3 1 (1.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.49%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.49%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.49%) ReSharper
3 1 (1.49%) SonarQube
3 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (34.33%) Finance
2 21 (31.34%) Law
3 16 (23.88%) Banking
4 5 (7.46%) Marketing
5 4 (5.97%) Billing
5 4 (5.97%) Retail
6 3 (4.48%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.49%) Publishing
7 1 (1.49%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (34.33%) Developer
2 12 (17.91%) .NET Developer
3 11 (16.42%) SQL Developer
4 9 (13.43%) Analyst
5 8 (11.94%) Project Manager
6 6 (8.96%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (8.96%) C# Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Consultant
6 6 (8.96%) React Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Security Consultant
7 5 (7.46%) Full Stack Developer
7 5 (7.46%) User Experience Researcher
8 4 (5.97%) Business Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) Service Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) Delivery Manager
9 3 (4.48%) Senior Consultant
9 3 (4.48%) Senior Delivery Manager
9 3 (4.48%) Senior Manager
9 3 (4.48%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (28.36%) .NET
2 8 (11.94%) React
3 7 (10.45%) AngularJS
3 7 (10.45%) ASP.NET
4 5 (7.46%) .NET Framework
4 5 (7.46%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (5.97%) CSS
5 4 (5.97%) Entity Framework
5 4 (5.97%) HTML
6 3 (4.48%) Ninject
7 2 (2.99%) Redux
7 2 (2.99%) REST
7 2 (2.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (1.49%) .NET Core
8 1 (1.49%) Drools
8 1 (1.49%) JSON
8 1 (1.49%) LINQ
8 1 (1.49%) WCF
8 1 (1.49%) Web Services
8 1 (1.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) User Experience
2 6 (8.96%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.97%) Blackberry
3 4 (5.97%) iPhone
4 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.48%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (4.48%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.49%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.49%) Fintech
5 1 (1.49%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.49%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.49%) Smartcard
5 1 (1.49%) Social Media
5 1 (1.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.45%) Windows
2 1 (1.49%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (16.42%) Document Management
3 9 (13.43%) Service Design
4 8 (11.94%) Case Management
4 8 (11.94%) ITIL
4 8 (11.94%) MVC
4 8 (11.94%) Project Management
5 7 (10.45%) Information Security
5 7 (10.45%) Service Delivery
5 7 (10.45%) Service Management
5 7 (10.45%) Time Management
6 6 (8.96%) CRM
7 5 (7.46%) Content Management
7 5 (7.46%) E-Commerce
7 5 (7.46%) Ethnography
7 5 (7.46%) Practice Management
7 5 (7.46%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (7.46%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (7.46%) Usability Testing
7 5 (7.46%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (29.85%) SQL
2 19 (28.36%) C#
3 15 (22.39%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.97%) VB
4 4 (5.97%) VBScript
5 2 (2.99%) Java
6 1 (1.49%) C
6 1 (1.49%) PHP
6 1 (1.49%) Python
6 1 (1.49%) R
6 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.49%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.49%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (5.97%) CISSP
2 3 (4.48%) CREST Certified
3 2 (2.99%) CEH
3 2 (2.99%) CISA
3 2 (2.99%) CISM
3 2 (2.99%) Degree
4 1 (1.49%) ISEB
4 1 (1.49%) MBA
4 1 (1.49%) OSCP
4 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.49%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) COBIT
1 4 (5.97%) COSO
1 4 (5.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.48%) QA
3 2 (2.99%) GDPR
4 1 (1.49%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (1.49%) PMO
4 1 (1.49%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) QRadar
Vendors
1 10 (14.93%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.97%) Aderant
2 4 (5.97%) Citrix
3 3 (4.48%) Intapp
3 3 (4.48%) Oracle
4 2 (2.99%) CheckPoint
4 2 (2.99%) Forcepoint
4 2 (2.99%) iManage
4 2 (2.99%) IronPort
4 2 (2.99%) McAfee
4 2 (2.99%) Reuters
4 2 (2.99%) SAP
4 2 (2.99%) Sophos
5 1 (1.49%) Adobe
5 1 (1.49%) Informatica
5 1 (1.49%) Salesforce.com