The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Law over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 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.

Law
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 44 40
Rank change year-on-year 0 -4  
Contract jobs citing Law 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.30% 0.30% 0.52%
As % of the General category 2.17% 1.39% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £400 - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £376
% change year-on-year - +6.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.45 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +5.72%  

Law is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Merseyside
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 46 72 87
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 13.98% 21.69% 22.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 46 42
Median daily rate £413 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.38 £22.67
% change year-on-year +23.07% +7.54%  

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside citing Law as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Law in Merseyside

Law
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Law in Merseyside.

Contractor daily rate trend for Law in Merseyside

Law
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Law in Merseyside.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Law in Merseyside

Law
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool 0 1 £400 - 2
Law
North West

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Law also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for Law.

1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Case Management
2 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence

Law
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (66.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Case Management
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft