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 3 months to 29 March 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
England / North West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 129 132
Rank change year-on-year +12 +3  
Contract jobs citing Law 11 29 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.43% 0.75% 0.61%
As % of the General category 1.27% 2.30% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 6
Median daily rate £340 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.85% +27.27%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £110 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £535 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £340
% change year-on-year +9.67% +13.97%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -15.15% -  

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 the North West with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 864 1260 1336
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 33.44% 32.57% 36.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 506 784 698
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £253 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 52 66
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.54 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.18% +26.98%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.91 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% +20.00%  

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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
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 3 months to 29 March 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
Manchester +5 8 £340 +94.28% 10
Merseyside +3 2 £388 - 1
Cheshire +23 1 - -
Law
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 North West region with a requirement for Law.

1 7 (36.84%) Legal
2 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Finance
3 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 5 (26.32%) Document Management
4 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (21.05%) MS Office
4 4 (21.05%) Blackberry
4 4 (21.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
5 3 (15.79%) Case Management
5 3 (15.79%) Visualfiles
5 3 (15.79%) Apple iOS
5 3 (15.79%) Extranet
5 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
5 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
6 2 (10.53%) Migration
6 2 (10.53%) Scrum
6 2 (10.53%) Citrix
6 2 (10.53%) C#
6 2 (10.53%) .NET
6 2 (10.53%) Service Management
6 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
6 2 (10.53%) MVC
6 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
6 2 (10.53%) Entity Framework
7 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
7 1 (5.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (5.26%) Cybersecurity

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 4 (21.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (5.26%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Extranet
2 1 (5.26%) Skype
2 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (36.84%) Legal
2 6 (31.58%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Desktop Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Desktop Support
2 3 (15.79%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Service Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Trainer
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Packager
4 1 (5.26%) Architect
4 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Developer
4 1 (5.26%) IT Trainer
4 1 (5.26%) Legal IT Trainer
4 1 (5.26%) Security Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
1 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
1 2 (10.53%) Entity Framework
2 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.26%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Blackberry
1 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Apple iOS
2 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Document Management
2 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.79%) Case Management
3 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
4 2 (10.53%) Migration
4 2 (10.53%) MVC
4 2 (10.53%) Scrum
4 2 (10.53%) Service Management
5 1 (5.26%) CRM
5 1 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps
5 1 (5.26%) Information Security
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL
5 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.26%) Release Management
5 1 (5.26%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (5.26%) Security Architecture
5 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Citrix
3 1 (5.26%) iManage
3 1 (5.26%) Proofpoint
3 1 (5.26%) Symantec
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