Period
to 17 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in contract job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Law over the 6 months to 17 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.

Law
England > North West
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 126 149 206
Rank change year-on-year +23 +57 -6
Contract jobs citing Law 91 56 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.54% 0.98% 0.35%
As % of the General category 5.92% 2.91% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 22 4
North West median daily rate £375 £325 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -36.59% +30.16%
10th Percentile £325 £113 £290
90th Percentile £525 £458 £756
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
North West median hourly rate £37.50 £10.47 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +258.17% -61.93% +139.13%
10th Percentile £16.13 £10.47 £23.75
90th Percentile £40.40 £10.47 £31.25
England median hourly rate £41.00 £18.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year +121.62% - +12.12%

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 the North West with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,536 1,922 2,120
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 26.02% 33.57% 30.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 924 1,223 1,364
North West median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% -3.03%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £260
90th Percentile £575 £611 £550
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 91 80
North West median hourly rate £23.15 £22.35 £23.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.60% -6.59% -21.62%
10th Percentile £12.45 £12.00 £12.07
90th Percentile £42.63 £48.00 £53.72
England median hourly rate £24.00 £25.31 £24.44
% change year-on-year -5.18% +3.56% +0.87%

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Law as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Law in the North West

Law
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Law in the North West

Law
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Law in the North West over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Law in the North West

Law
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Law in the North West

Law
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Law in the North West over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Law in the North West

Law
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the North West region over the 6 months to 17 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
Manchester 0 54 £375 +15.38% 39
Cheshire +19 24 - - 12
Merseyside +1 10 £470 +10.59% 2
Cumbria - 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 - - 8
Law
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Law 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 North West region with a requirement for Law.

1 26 (28.57%) Risk Management
2 25 (27.47%) Banking
3 24 (26.37%) Investment Banking
4 23 (25.27%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (25.27%) Legal
5 22 (24.18%) Finance
6 21 (23.08%) Wealth Management
7 19 (20.88%) C#
8 18 (19.78%) SQL
8 18 (19.78%) .NET
9 17 (18.68%) Microsoft
10 15 (16.48%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (15.38%) JavaScript
12 13 (14.29%) Windows
13 10 (10.99%) Degree
13 10 (10.99%) CMS
13 10 (10.99%) ITIL
13 10 (10.99%) Java
13 10 (10.99%) CRM
13 10 (10.99%) AngularJS
13 10 (10.99%) Case Management
14 9 (9.89%) Management Information System
15 8 (8.79%) Workflow
15 8 (8.79%) C
15 8 (8.79%) Software Engineering
15 8 (8.79%) User Experience
16 7 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
16 7 (7.69%) React
16 7 (7.69%) Service Design
16 7 (7.69%) Greenfield Project

Law
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 10 (10.99%) CMS
2 3 (3.30%) JBoss
2 3 (3.30%) Jetty
2 3 (3.30%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.30%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.20%) OpenEdge
3 2 (2.20%) SAS
4 1 (1.10%) Confluence
4 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.10%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (5.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (4.40%) Elite 3E
3 2 (2.20%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.49%) Dynamics 365
1 5 (5.49%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (5.49%) Office 365
2 4 (4.40%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.40%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (4.40%) Amazon Glacier
2 4 (4.40%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.20%) IaaS
3 2 (2.20%) SaaS
4 1 (1.10%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.20%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (1.10%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (1.10%) Extranet
2 1 (1.10%) Firewall
2 1 (1.10%) Internet
2 1 (1.10%) Intranet
2 1 (1.10%) LAN
2 1 (1.10%) NetScaler
2 1 (1.10%) Network Security
2 1 (1.10%) WAN
2 1 (1.10%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.59%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.49%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.40%) Amazon Athena
3 4 (4.40%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (2.20%) GIS
5 1 (1.10%) Big Data
5 1 (1.10%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.10%) MySQL
5 1 (1.10%) OLTP
5 1 (1.10%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (5.49%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.30%) Eclipse
2 3 (3.30%) Gradle
2 3 (3.30%) IntelliJ
2 3 (3.30%) Maven
2 3 (3.30%) NetBeans
3 2 (2.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (2.20%) eggPlant
3 2 (2.20%) JIRA
4 1 (1.10%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.10%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.10%) SonarQube
General
1 25 (27.47%) Banking
2 24 (26.37%) Investment Banking
3 23 (25.27%) Legal
4 22 (24.18%) Finance
5 6 (6.59%) Automotive
6 4 (4.40%) Billing
7 3 (3.30%) Marketing
8 2 (2.20%) Manufacturing
8 2 (2.20%) Retail Banking
9 1 (1.10%) Advertising
9 1 (1.10%) Electronics
9 1 (1.10%) Financial Institution
9 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (30.77%) Developer
2 11 (12.09%) .NET Developer
2 11 (12.09%) SQL Developer
3 7 (7.69%) Analyst
3 7 (7.69%) React Developer
3 7 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 6 (6.59%) Architect
4 6 (6.59%) Business Analyst
4 6 (6.59%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (6.59%) C# Developer
5 5 (5.49%) C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (5.49%) Full Stack Developer
5 5 (5.49%) Java Developer
5 5 (5.49%) Service Manager
5 5 (5.49%) User Researcher
6 4 (4.40%) Consultant
6 4 (4.40%) Project Manager
7 3 (3.30%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (3.30%) Lead Developer
7 3 (3.30%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (19.78%) .NET
2 10 (10.99%) AngularJS
3 7 (7.69%) React
4 5 (5.49%) ASP.NET
4 5 (5.49%) JSON
4 5 (5.49%) REST
4 5 (5.49%) Web Services
4 5 (5.49%) XML
5 4 (4.40%) .NET Framework
5 4 (4.40%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (4.40%) Java EE
5 4 (4.40%) JSP
5 4 (4.40%) SOAP
6 3 (3.30%) Entity Framework
6 3 (3.30%) HTML
6 3 (3.30%) JMS
6 3 (3.30%) Ninject
6 3 (3.30%) Redux
7 2 (2.20%) COM
7 2 (2.20%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.89%) Management Information System
2 8 (8.79%) User Experience
3 7 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.20%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.20%) Fintech
5 1 (1.10%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.10%) PMI
5 1 (1.10%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.29%) Windows
2 4 (4.40%) Linux
2 4 (4.40%) Windows 10
3 2 (2.20%) Android
3 2 (2.20%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (2.20%) Unix
3 2 (2.20%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.10%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.10%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (28.57%) Risk Management
2 23 (25.27%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (23.08%) Wealth Management
4 15 (16.48%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (10.99%) Case Management
5 10 (10.99%) CRM
5 10 (10.99%) ITIL
6 8 (8.79%) Software Engineering
6 8 (8.79%) Workflow
7 7 (7.69%) Service Design
8 6 (6.59%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (6.59%) Collaborative Working
8 6 (6.59%) Document Management
8 6 (6.59%) MVC
8 6 (6.59%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 6 (6.59%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (5.49%) Information Security
9 5 (5.49%) Practice Management
9 5 (5.49%) Project Management
9 5 (5.49%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 19 (20.88%) C#
2 18 (19.78%) SQL
3 14 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 10 (10.99%) Java
5 8 (8.79%) C
6 6 (6.59%) C++
7 2 (2.20%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.20%) VB
7 2 (2.20%) VBScript
7 2 (2.20%) VC++
8 1 (1.10%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.10%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.10%) Perl
8 1 (1.10%) Python
8 1 (1.10%) Ruby
8 1 (1.10%) Tcl
8 1 (1.10%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (10.99%) Degree
2 4 (4.40%) CISM
2 4 (4.40%) CISSP
3 3 (3.30%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (3.30%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.10%) CCIE
5 1 (1.10%) CCIE Routing and Switching
5 1 (1.10%) CCNP
5 1 (1.10%) CEH
5 1 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.10%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (1.10%) CREST Certified
5 1 (1.10%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.10%) GIAC
5 1 (1.10%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 1 (1.10%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.10%) SANS
5 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.59%) QA
2 5 (5.49%) Actionable Recommendations
3 3 (3.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.20%) GDPR
5 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 3 (3.30%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.10%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.10%) XenApp
2 1 (1.10%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (2.20%) SCCM
2 1 (1.10%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (1.10%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 17 (18.68%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.40%) Oracle
2 4 (4.40%) Sony
3 3 (3.30%) SAP
4 2 (2.20%) Aderant
4 2 (2.20%) Intapp
4 2 (2.20%) Reuters
5 1 (1.10%) Citrix
5 1 (1.10%) Dell
5 1 (1.10%) iManage
5 1 (1.10%) McAfee
5 1 (1.10%) Splunk
5 1 (1.10%) Sybase
5 1 (1.10%) Symantec
5 1 (1.10%) Trustwave