Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 141 201
Rank change year-on-year +17 +60 -12
Contract jobs citing Law 98 59 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.66% 1.01% 0.39%
As % of the General category 6.28% 2.89% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 20 9
North West median daily rate £350 £325 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.77% -36.59% +28.13%
10th Percentile £151 £112 £403
90th Percentile £437 £488 £663
England median daily rate £450 £425 £438
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.86% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
North West median hourly rate £37.50 - -
England median hourly rate £37.50 £20.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +87.50% +21.21% -

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 1,561 2,041 2,312
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 26.49% 35.04% 31.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 948 1,242 1,466
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £258 £250 £263
90th Percentile £575 £575 £563
England median daily rate £480 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 93 83
North West median hourly rate £24.81 £22.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.77% -18.52% -20.59%
10th Percentile £12.45 £11.75 £12.50
90th Percentile £43.00 £51.12 £53.05
England median hourly rate £24.00 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year -5.88% +10.87% +0.74%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +9 77 £351 +16.83% 33
Cheshire +4 13 - - 9
Merseyside +18 7 £300 -29.41% 10
Lancashire - 1 - - 1
Law
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 50 (51.02%) Legal
2 24 (24.49%) Microsoft
2 24 (24.49%) Case Management
3 20 (20.41%) Workflow
3 20 (20.41%) Business Analysis
4 18 (18.37%) C#
4 18 (18.37%) Risk Management
5 17 (17.35%) Management Information System
5 17 (17.35%) Project Management
6 16 (16.33%) SQL
6 16 (16.33%) .NET
6 16 (16.33%) Banking
7 15 (15.31%) Investment Banking
8 14 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (14.29%) Finance
9 12 (12.24%) Windows
10 10 (10.20%) JavaScript
10 10 (10.20%) Wealth Management
11 9 (9.18%) Degree
11 9 (9.18%) AngularJS
11 9 (9.18%) CMS
12 8 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (8.16%) SQL Server
12 8 (8.16%) ITIL
13 7 (7.14%) DevOps
13 7 (7.14%) Data Protection
13 7 (7.14%) Active Directory
13 7 (7.14%) Citrix
13 7 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
13 7 (7.14%) CRM

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 9 (9.18%) CMS
2 5 (5.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (2.04%) OpenEdge
4 1 (1.02%) Confluence
4 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.02%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.02%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (6.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (4.08%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.08%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (4.08%) Elite 3E
2 2 (2.04%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.08%) Dynamics 365
1 4 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.04%) IaaS
2 2 (2.04%) Office 365
2 2 (2.04%) SaaS
3 1 (1.02%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.10%) Skype
2 1 (1.02%) Extranet
2 1 (1.02%) LAN
2 1 (1.02%) PBX
2 1 (1.02%) WAN
2 1 (1.02%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.16%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.02%) Big Data
2 1 (1.02%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.02%) MySQL
2 1 (1.02%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.02%) OLTP
2 1 (1.02%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (3.06%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.04%) eggPlant
2 2 (2.04%) JIRA
3 1 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 50 (51.02%) Legal
2 16 (16.33%) Banking
3 15 (15.31%) Investment Banking
4 14 (14.29%) Finance
5 2 (2.04%) Automotive
6 1 (1.02%) Advertising
6 1 (1.02%) Electronics
6 1 (1.02%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.02%) Marketing
6 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (32.65%) Analyst
2 23 (23.47%) Business Analyst
3 19 (19.39%) Developer
4 11 (11.22%) .NET Developer
5 9 (9.18%) Service Analyst
5 9 (9.18%) Service Desk Analyst
5 9 (9.18%) SQL Developer
6 8 (8.16%) Business Systems Analyst
6 8 (8.16%) Service Desk Support
6 8 (8.16%) Service Desk Support Analyst
7 6 (6.12%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (6.12%) C# Developer
7 6 (6.12%) Legal Analyst
8 5 (5.10%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
8 5 (5.10%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (5.10%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 5 (5.10%) Architect
8 5 (5.10%) Full Stack Developer
8 5 (5.10%) React Developer
9 4 (4.08%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (16.33%) .NET
2 9 (9.18%) AngularJS
3 6 (6.12%) React
4 4 (4.08%) .NET Framework
4 4 (4.08%) ASP.NET
4 4 (4.08%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (4.08%) COM
4 4 (4.08%) Entity Framework
4 4 (4.08%) Web Services
5 3 (3.06%) HTML
5 3 (3.06%) Ninject
6 2 (2.04%) Redux
6 2 (2.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.02%) .NET Core
7 1 (1.02%) Java EE
7 1 (1.02%) Java SE
7 1 (1.02%) JSON
7 1 (1.02%) Natural Language Processing
7 1 (1.02%) Node.js
7 1 (1.02%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.35%) Management Information System
2 7 (7.14%) Blackberry
3 5 (5.10%) User Experience
4 3 (3.06%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.06%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.04%) iPhone
6 1 (1.02%) Fintech
6 1 (1.02%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.24%) Windows
2 4 (4.08%) Windows 10
3 2 (2.04%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.02%) Android
4 1 (1.02%) FreeRTOS
4 1 (1.02%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.02%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (24.49%) Case Management
2 20 (20.41%) Business Analysis
2 20 (20.41%) Workflow
3 18 (18.37%) Risk Management
4 17 (17.35%) Project Management
5 14 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (10.20%) Wealth Management
7 8 (8.16%) ITIL
7 8 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (7.14%) CRM
8 7 (7.14%) Data Protection
8 7 (7.14%) DevOps
9 6 (6.12%) Document Management
10 5 (5.10%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (5.10%) Information Security
10 5 (5.10%) MVC
10 5 (5.10%) Risk Assessment
10 5 (5.10%) Software Engineering
10 5 (5.10%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (5.10%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (18.37%) C#
2 16 (16.33%) SQL
3 10 (10.20%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.08%) C++
5 3 (3.06%) C
5 3 (3.06%) Java
5 3 (3.06%) VC++
6 2 (2.04%) VB
6 2 (2.04%) VBScript
7 1 (1.02%) Perl
7 1 (1.02%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.02%) Python
7 1 (1.02%) Ruby
7 1 (1.02%) Tcl
7 1 (1.02%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (9.18%) Degree
2 2 (2.04%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.04%) MOS
2 2 (2.04%) TOGAF Certification
3 1 (1.02%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.12%) GDPR
2 4 (4.08%) Actionable Recommendations
2 4 (4.08%) QA
3 3 (3.06%) COBIT
3 3 (3.06%) COSO
3 3 (3.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.02%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (1.02%) SCCM
1 1 (1.02%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 24 (24.49%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.14%) Citrix
3 5 (5.10%) Ivanti
4 4 (4.08%) iManage
5 2 (2.04%) Aderant
6 1 (1.02%) Dell
6 1 (1.02%) McAfee
6 1 (1.02%) Oracle
6 1 (1.02%) SAP
6 1 (1.02%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.02%) Splunk
6 1 (1.02%) Sybase
6 1 (1.02%) Symantec
6 1 (1.02%) Trustwave