Period
to 29 October 2020

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 29 October 2020 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
29 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 85 115 129
Rank change year-on-year +30 +14 +17
Contract jobs citing Law 35 87 86
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the North West 1.74% 1.62% 1.45%
As % of the General category 5.33% 5.35% 4.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 75 44
Median daily rate £413 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% +3.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £313 £243 £239
90th Percentile £650 £513 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
Median hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.00% +33.33% -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £45.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -6.59% +13.75% +100.00%

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 657 1,626 1,893
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 32.72% 30.28% 31.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 1,009 1,113
Median daily rate £415 £430 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.49% +6.17% -1.22%
10th Percentile £203 £240 £258
90th Percentile £588 £600 £575
England median daily rate £500 £495 £475
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 82 155
Median hourly rate £30.75 £18.00 £21.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +70.83% -17.28% +11.59%
10th Percentile £14.25 £10.98 £11.51
90th Percentile £42.75 £40.65 £42.25
Median hourly rate £29.45 £21.76 £22.00
% change year-on-year +35.32% -1.09% -2.22%

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Law as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Law in the North West.

Daily rate trend for Law in the North West

Law
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Law in the North West over the 6 months to 29 October 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Law in the North West

Law
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Law in the North West.

Hourly rate trend 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 29 October 2020. 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 +7 15 £375 -3.23% 19
Cheshire +31 14 £600 +54.84% 3
Law
England

For the 6 months to 29 October 2020, 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 17 (48.57%) SC Cleared
1 17 (48.57%) Security Cleared
2 11 (31.43%) Migration
2 11 (31.43%) Data Migration
3 9 (25.71%) Azure
3 9 (25.71%) Strategic Roadmap
4 5 (14.29%) AWS
4 5 (14.29%) Finance
5 4 (11.43%) Cryptography
5 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
5 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
5 4 (11.43%) Degree
5 4 (11.43%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (11.43%) Architecture Roadmap
5 4 (11.43%) Observability
5 4 (11.43%) Situational Awareness
6 3 (8.57%) Amazon ECS
6 3 (8.57%) Public Sector
6 3 (8.57%) Police
6 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure as Code
6 3 (8.57%) REST
6 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (8.57%) CGI
6 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
6 3 (8.57%) C#
6 3 (8.57%) HTML
6 3 (8.57%) Java
6 3 (8.57%) Linux
7 2 (5.71%) Python

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 2 (5.71%) Mendix
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.71%) Azure
2 5 (14.29%) AWS
3 3 (8.57%) Amazon ECS
4 2 (5.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (5.71%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (5.71%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (5.71%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (5.71%) AWS CloudTrail
4 2 (5.71%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (5.71%) Serverless
5 1 (2.86%) Power Platform
5 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Network Security
2 1 (2.86%) DHCP
2 1 (2.86%) DNS
2 1 (2.86%) Firewall
2 1 (2.86%) NetScaler
2 1 (2.86%) SSL
2 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) Big Data
2 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.86%) Power BI
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Police
2 3 (8.57%) Public Sector
3 2 (5.71%) Legal
4 1 (2.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Architect
1 12 (34.29%) Solutions Architect
2 10 (28.57%) Developer
3 2 (5.71%) AWS Developer
3 2 (5.71%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (5.71%) Azure Architect
3 2 (5.71%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (5.71%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 2 (5.71%) Consultant
3 2 (5.71%) Linux Developer
3 2 (5.71%) Network Engineer
3 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
3 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 2 (5.71%) Security Engineer
4 1 (2.86%) Backend Developer
4 1 (2.86%) Content Designer
4 1 (2.86%) ITIL Process Analyst
4 1 (2.86%) JIRA Consultant
4 1 (2.86%) NHS BI Developer
4 1 (2.86%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) CGI
1 3 (8.57%) HTML
1 3 (8.57%) REST
2 2 (5.71%) .NET
2 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.71%) HTML5
2 2 (5.71%) React Native
3 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.86%) CSS
3 1 (2.86%) RESTful
3 1 (2.86%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.86%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
1 1 (2.86%) NHS
1 1 (2.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Linux
2 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.86%) Android
3 1 (2.86%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Data Migration
1 11 (31.43%) Migration
2 9 (25.71%) Strategic Roadmap
3 4 (11.43%) Architecture Roadmap
3 4 (11.43%) Cryptography
3 4 (11.43%) Observability
3 4 (11.43%) Situational Awareness
4 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure as Code
5 2 (5.71%) Auto-Scaling
5 2 (5.71%) Change Management
5 2 (5.71%) DevOps
5 2 (5.71%) ITIL
5 2 (5.71%) Project Management
5 2 (5.71%) Runbook
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Leadership
6 1 (2.86%) iOS Development
6 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.86%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
2 3 (8.57%) C#
2 3 (8.57%) Java
3 2 (5.71%) Python
4 1 (2.86%) Apple Swift
4 1 (2.86%) Go
4 1 (2.86%) Objective-C
4 1 (2.86%) Ruby
4 1 (2.86%) SQL
4 1 (2.86%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 17 (48.57%) SC Cleared
1 17 (48.57%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.43%) Degree
3 1 (2.86%) CCA
3 1 (2.86%) CCDP
3 1 (2.86%) CCIE
3 1 (2.86%) CCNA
3 1 (2.86%) CCNP
3 1 (2.86%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.86%) CISSP
3 1 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.86%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (2.86%) VCP6
3 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.86%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.86%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) SAP
2 2 (5.71%) Splunk
3 1 (2.86%) Adobe
3 1 (2.86%) CA
3 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco
3 1 (2.86%) Citrix
3 1 (2.86%) F5
3 1 (2.86%) Intel
3 1 (2.86%) Juniper
3 1 (2.86%) Palo Alto
3 1 (2.86%) VMware