Period
to 24 January 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Law over the 6 months to 24 January 2021 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
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
24 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 27 - 42
Rank change year-on-year - +42 +25
Contract jobs citing Law 4 0 4
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 3.05% - 1.13%
As % of the General category 6.78% - 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £430 - -
UK median daily rate £439 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +3.24% -5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £14.25
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £47.50 £43.50
% change year-on-year -10.53% +9.20% +125.97%

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Northern Ireland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 59 125 180
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 45.04% 38.94% 50.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 89 103
Median daily rate £430 £400 £387
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% +3.36% -8.94%
10th Percentile £226 £162 £274
90th Percentile £484 £578 £460
UK median daily rate £488 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +2.63% - +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 23
Median hourly rate £12.00 £15.67 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.42% +4.47% -6.25%
10th Percentile £10.00 £13.06 £9.34
90th Percentile £19.48 £20.38 £41.90
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £20.04
% change year-on-year +25.00% -0.19% -3.52%

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing Law as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for Law in Northern Ireland

Law
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Law in Northern Ireland.

Daily rate trend for Law in Northern Ireland

Law
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Law in Northern Ireland.

Hourly rate trend for Law in Northern Ireland

Law
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 24 January 2021. 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
County Antrim - 2 £430 - 2
Law
UK

For the 6 months to 24 January 2021, 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Law.

1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) Maven
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) DB2 UDB
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) HBase
2 1 (25.00%) Spring Batch
2 1 (25.00%) Spring Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Impala
2 1 (25.00%) XML Parsing
2 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (25.00%) NEBOSH
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement Process

Law
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
1 1 (25.00%) DB2
1 1 (25.00%) DB2 UDB
1 1 (25.00%) HBase
1 1 (25.00%) Impala
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) IntelliJ
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) JUnit
1 1 (25.00%) Maven
1 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Technical Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
1 1 (25.00%) Spring Batch
1 1 (25.00%) Spring Integration
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement Process
1 1 (25.00%) ETL
1 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (25.00%) TDD
1 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (25.00%) Time Management
1 1 (25.00%) Trend Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (25.00%) XML Parsing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Java 8
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) NEBOSH
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle