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 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Law
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 88 82 96
Rank change year-on-year -6 +14  
Contract jobs citing Law 14 31 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.03% 1.62% 0.78%
As % of the General category 3.10% 4.63% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 2
Median daily rate £425 £360 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.05% -7.69%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £388 £340
% change year-on-year +9.03% +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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 452 669 666
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 33.14% 34.90% 36.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 470 422
Median daily rate £413 £395 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.56% +3.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 20
Median hourly rate £22.38 £13.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.11% -62.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.37 £9.00 £17.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.82 £19.35 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -16.92% +30.00%  

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 Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 24 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
Leeds -1 13 - - 3
Law
Yorkshire

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Law.

1 23 (69.70%) Finance
2 20 (60.61%) Data Centre
3 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (30.30%) Waterfall
4 10 (30.30%) Identity Management
5 9 (27.27%) Banking
6 8 (24.24%) WebSphere
6 8 (24.24%) Unit Testing
6 8 (24.24%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 8 (24.24%) Oracle Identity Management
6 8 (24.24%) Java
6 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
6 8 (24.24%) SQL
6 8 (24.24%) J2EE
6 8 (24.24%) Oracle
6 8 (24.24%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (24.24%) JSP
6 8 (24.24%) JavaBeans
7 7 (21.21%) Struts
7 7 (21.21%) ITIL
7 7 (21.21%) SLA
7 7 (21.21%) Tivoli
7 7 (21.21%) NetIQ
7 7 (21.21%) Rational Application Developer
8 5 (15.15%) Legal
8 5 (15.15%) Internet
9 4 (12.12%) NHS
9 4 (12.12%) Windows
9 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (9.09%) Firewall

Law
Top Related 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 8 (24.24%) WebSphere
1 8 (24.24%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) Internet
2 3 (9.09%) Firewall
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (6.06%) Extranet
3 2 (6.06%) FTP
3 2 (6.06%) Network Security
4 1 (3.03%) BIG-IP
4 1 (3.03%) DNS
4 1 (3.03%) HTTP
4 1 (3.03%) Intranet
4 1 (3.03%) SSL
4 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 23 (69.70%) Finance
2 9 (27.27%) Banking
3 5 (15.15%) Legal
4 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Developer
2 7 (21.21%) Consultant
2 7 (21.21%) Oracle Developer
2 7 (21.21%) Project Manager
3 4 (12.12%) Commercial Manager
3 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Delivery Project Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
4 3 (9.09%) IT Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Cisco Network Specialist
5 2 (6.06%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Cisco Security Specialist
5 2 (6.06%) Network Security Specialist
5 2 (6.06%) Network Specialist
5 2 (6.06%) Network Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Software Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) J2EE
1 8 (24.24%) JavaBeans
1 8 (24.24%) JSP
2 7 (21.21%) Struts
3 2 (6.06%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (60.61%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.12%) NHS
3 2 (6.06%) iSeries
3 2 (6.06%) Mainframe
3 2 (6.06%) Tandem
4 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Unix
3 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (30.30%) Identity Management
2 10 (30.30%) Waterfall
3 8 (24.24%) Unit Testing
4 7 (21.21%) ITIL
5 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 3 (9.09%) Quality Management
7 2 (6.06%) Migration
7 2 (6.06%) Project Management
7 2 (6.06%) SDLC
7 2 (6.06%) Security Management
7 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.06%) Service Management
8 1 (3.03%) Budget Control
8 1 (3.03%) Case Management
8 1 (3.03%) Document Management
8 1 (3.03%) Problem Management
8 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 1 (3.03%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) Java
1 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
1 8 (24.24%) SQL
2 2 (6.06%) JCL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) Oracle Identity Management
1 8 (24.24%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 7 (21.21%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Oracle
2 7 (21.21%) NetIQ
3 3 (9.09%) Cisco
4 2 (6.06%) F5
4 2 (6.06%) IBM
4 2 (6.06%) Palo Alto
5 1 (3.03%) LexisNexis
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft