Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 53 56
Rank change year-on-year +10 +3 -15
Contract jobs citing Law 5 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.02% 0.33% 0.52%
As % of the General category 3.65% 1.24% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Merseyside median daily rate £425 - £475
North West median daily rate £325 £513 £394
% change year-on-year -36.59% +30.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Merseyside median hourly rate £10.47 - -
North West median hourly rate £10.47 £27.50 £11.50
% change year-on-year -61.93% +139.13% +64.29%

Law 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 Merseyside with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Merseyside
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 137 161 246
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 28.07% 26.74% 31.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 107 115
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% -7.50% +12.28%
10th Percentile £221 £188 £218
90th Percentile £524 £513 £533
North West median daily rate £413 £400 £418
% change year-on-year +3.13% -4.19% +11.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 6
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.00 £22.42 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.02% +86.85% -54.72%
10th Percentile £11.23 £12.48 £11.00
90th Percentile £20.18 £33.36 £16.75
North West median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £30.52
% change year-on-year -12.00% -18.09% +34.63%

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

Job postings citing Law as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Merseyside.

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 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Liverpool +1 4 £425 -
Law
North West

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Legal
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (40.00%) GDPR
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) PMO
2 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (20.00%) Data Mapping
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Forensics
2 1 (20.00%) PowerPivot
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 1 (20.00%) Data Privacy
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) ETL Development
2 1 (20.00%) Power BI
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) MDX
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Handset
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) SMS

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) Power BI
2 1 (20.00%) PowerPivot
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (40.00%) Legal
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Data Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Forensic Technician
2 1 (20.00%) GDPR Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) GDPR Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (20.00%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (20.00%) Data Mapping
2 1 (20.00%) Data Privacy
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Forensics
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) ETL Development
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) GDPR
2 1 (20.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft