The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in contract job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 26 June 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.

Legal
England / North West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 137 97
Rank change year-on-year +34 -40  
Contract jobs citing Legal 39 28 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.32% 0.75% 1.44%
As % of the General category 4.08% 2.27% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 16 39
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £208 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £478 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £9.88 £14.25
% change year-on-year +62.02% -30.70%  

Legal 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 957 1236 1308
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 32.46% 32.95% 35.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 566 791 737
Median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 40 38
Median hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £15.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.31% +28.32%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £42.73 £47.58
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Legal as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Legal in the North West

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Legal in the North West

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Legal in the North West over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Legal in the North West

Legal
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 Legal in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Legal in the North West

Legal
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 Legal within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 June 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 +20 29 £500 +44.92% 14
Cheshire +26 5 £258 -41.64% 5
Merseyside 0 5 £313 -25.59% 3
Legal
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Legal 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 Legal.

1 28 (36.36%) Finance
2 15 (19.48%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (18.18%) Law
3 14 (18.18%) Data Analysis
3 14 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
4 13 (16.88%) SQL
4 13 (16.88%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (15.58%) Microsoft
6 11 (14.29%) Project Management
6 11 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 9 (11.69%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (10.39%) Document Management
8 8 (10.39%) Migration
8 8 (10.39%) IDOL
8 8 (10.39%) SAP
8 8 (10.39%) Data Protection
8 8 (10.39%) iManage
9 6 (7.79%) ITIL
9 6 (7.79%) PRINCE2
9 6 (7.79%) Windows
9 6 (7.79%) Workflow
9 6 (7.79%) Case Management
9 6 (7.79%) Office 365
9 6 (7.79%) GDPR
10 5 (6.49%) PowerShell
10 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Office
10 5 (6.49%) .NET
10 5 (6.49%) C
10 5 (6.49%) Java
11 4 (5.19%) Citrix

Legal
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 (5.19%) CMS
2 3 (3.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.60%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.60%) NetWeaver
3 2 (2.60%) SAS
3 2 (2.60%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (3.90%) SAP GTS
2 1 (1.30%) SAP AFS
2 1 (1.30%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.30%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.30%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.30%) SAP HCM
2 1 (1.30%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.30%) SAP SRM
2 1 (1.30%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.79%) Office 365
2 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.90%) OneDrive
3 2 (2.60%) SaaS
4 1 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.30%) IaaS
4 1 (1.30%) PaaS
4 1 (1.30%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) Extranet
2 2 (2.60%) DKIM
2 2 (2.60%) DMARC
3 1 (1.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.39%) IDOL
2 3 (3.90%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.60%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.60%) SAP BW
3 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.30%) DB2
4 1 (1.30%) DTS
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.30%) JIRA
General
1 28 (36.36%) Finance
2 14 (18.18%) Law
3 3 (3.90%) Banking
4 2 (2.60%) Local Government
4 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.60%) Retail
5 1 (1.30%) Back Office
5 1 (1.30%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.30%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (37.66%) Analyst
2 8 (10.39%) Developer
3 7 (9.09%) Consultant
4 5 (6.49%) Applications Engineer
4 5 (6.49%) Project Manager
4 5 (6.49%) SAP Consultant
4 5 (6.49%) Support Analyst
5 4 (5.19%) Business Analyst
5 4 (5.19%) Desktop Analyst
5 4 (5.19%) Desktop Support
5 4 (5.19%) Programme Manager
5 4 (5.19%) Senior Applications Engineer
5 4 (5.19%) Service Analyst
6 3 (3.90%) Contracts Manager
6 3 (3.90%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 3 (3.90%) Information Analyst
6 3 (3.90%) Information Security Analyst
6 3 (3.90%) Release Manager
6 3 (3.90%) Security Analyst
6 3 (3.90%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.49%) .NET
2 3 (3.90%) jQuery
3 2 (2.60%) AngularJS
3 2 (2.60%) CSS
3 2 (2.60%) SAP Basis
3 2 (2.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.30%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.30%) Entity Framework
4 1 (1.30%) HTML
4 1 (1.30%) JSON
4 1 (1.30%) React
4 1 (1.30%) SAP TM
4 1 (1.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.88%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.19%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.90%) Blackberry
3 3 (3.90%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.90%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (2.60%) Life Science
5 1 (1.30%) Clustering
5 1 (1.30%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.30%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.30%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.30%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.79%) Windows
2 3 (3.90%) Apple iOS
2 3 (3.90%) Windows XP
3 2 (2.60%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (19.48%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (18.18%) Data Analysis
3 11 (14.29%) Project Management
4 9 (11.69%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (10.39%) Data Protection
5 8 (10.39%) Document Management
5 8 (10.39%) Migration
6 6 (7.79%) Case Management
6 6 (7.79%) ITIL
6 6 (7.79%) PRINCE2
6 6 (7.79%) Workflow
7 4 (5.19%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (5.19%) Data Migration
7 4 (5.19%) Information Security
7 4 (5.19%) Service Delivery
8 3 (3.90%) ISMS
8 3 (3.90%) Problem Management
8 3 (3.90%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (3.90%) Software Testing
8 3 (3.90%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.88%) SQL
2 5 (6.49%) C
2 5 (6.49%) Java
2 5 (6.49%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.90%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.60%) C#
4 2 (2.60%) VB
5 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.19%) Degree
2 2 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.60%) PMP
2 2 (2.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.30%) ISEB
3 1 (1.30%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.30%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.30%) MOS
3 1 (1.30%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.79%) GDPR
2 3 (3.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.90%) SLA
3 2 (2.60%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.60%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (1.30%) PMO
4 1 (1.30%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (1.30%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 12 (15.58%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.39%) iManage
2 8 (10.39%) SAP
3 4 (5.19%) Citrix
4 3 (3.90%) Interwoven
4 3 (3.90%) Reuters
5 2 (2.60%) Oracle
5 2 (2.60%) Symantec
5 2 (2.60%) Wyse
6 1 (1.30%) Ariba
6 1 (1.30%) Red Hat
Manchester, Lancashire
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Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion
Posted: 5 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
KnownFour
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago