The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Law over the 3 months to 28 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.

Law
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 76 95
Rank change year-on-year -16 +19  
Contract jobs citing Law 8 45 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.55% 2.21% 1.05%
As % of the General category 1.79% 6.41% 3.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 5
Median daily rate £300 £430 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.23% +26.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £295 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £497 £371
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £378
% change year-on-year - +5.96%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.45 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +5.72%  

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 446 702 669
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 30.91% 34.50% 31.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 507 489
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 11
Median hourly rate £13.86 £14.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.41% -63.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £12.82 £11.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £63.60 £160.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

Law
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Law in West Yorkshire

Law
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Law in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Law in West Yorkshire

Law
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Law in West Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Law in West Yorkshire

Law
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Leeds +1 5 £250 -41.86% 3
Halifax +3 1 - -
Wakefield - 1 £313 - 1
Law
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Law.

1 17 (77.27%) Finance
2 12 (54.55%) Data Centre
2 12 (54.55%) Programme Delivery
3 10 (45.45%) Banking
4 9 (40.91%) ITIL
5 8 (36.36%) Tivoli
5 8 (36.36%) NetIQ
5 8 (36.36%) SLA
6 5 (22.73%) Identity Management
7 4 (18.18%) Legal
8 3 (13.64%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (13.64%) JavaBeans
8 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
8 3 (13.64%) Java
8 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
8 3 (13.64%) SQL
8 3 (13.64%) J2EE
8 3 (13.64%) Oracle
8 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (13.64%) JSP
8 3 (13.64%) Struts
8 3 (13.64%) Windows
8 3 (13.64%) WebSphere
8 3 (13.64%) Unit Testing
8 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
8 3 (13.64%) Oracle Identity Management
8 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (13.64%) Rational Application Developer
8 3 (13.64%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills

Law
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 3 (13.64%) WebSphere
1 3 (13.64%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (4.55%) CMS
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (9.09%) Firewall
1 2 (9.09%) Network Security
2 1 (4.55%) DHCP
2 1 (4.55%) DNS
2 1 (4.55%) Extranet
2 1 (4.55%) LAN
2 1 (4.55%) SAN
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) DB2
1 1 (4.55%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 17 (77.27%) Finance
2 10 (45.45%) Banking
3 4 (18.18%) Legal
4 1 (4.55%) Publishing
4 1 (4.55%) Retail
4 1 (4.55%) Retail Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Consultant
2 3 (13.64%) Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco Network Specialist
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco Specialist
3 2 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Network Security Specialist
3 2 (9.09%) Network Specialist
3 2 (9.09%) Network Systems Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Security Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) J2EE
1 3 (13.64%) JavaBeans
1 3 (13.64%) JSP
1 3 (13.64%) Struts
2 1 (4.55%) HTML
2 1 (4.55%) SGML
2 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.55%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Unix
2 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Programme Delivery
2 9 (40.91%) ITIL
3 5 (22.73%) Identity Management
4 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.64%) Unit Testing
4 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
5 2 (9.09%) Security Management
5 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.55%) Change Control
6 1 (4.55%) Change Management
6 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.55%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (4.55%) Document Management
6 1 (4.55%) PRINCE
6 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.55%) Project Management
6 1 (4.55%) Remediation Plan
6 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.55%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) Java
1 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
1 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (4.55%) MCDST
1 1 (4.55%) MCP
1 1 (4.55%) MCSA
1 1 (4.55%) MCSE
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (36.36%) Tivoli
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle Identity Management
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) NetIQ
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco
3 2 (9.09%) Palo Alto
4 1 (4.55%) Avaya
4 1 (4.55%) VMware