The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in contract job vacancies advertised in 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
England / Yorkshire
Rank 112 108 117
Rank change year-on-year -4 +9  
Contract jobs citing Law 15 31 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.69% 1.10% 0.53%
As % of the General category 2.33% 3.46% 1.61%
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 643 897 872
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 29.77% 31.85% 33.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 422 623 551
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £282 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 18 25
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.25 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.84% -26.13%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £9.90 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.89 £40.55 £38.40
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 Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Yorkshire

Law
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Law in Yorkshire

Law
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Law in Yorkshire

Law
Contract Job Locations in 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 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
West Yorkshire -6 14 £425 +18.05% 8
South Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Law.

1 24 (57.14%) Finance
2 21 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (26.19%) Windows
4 10 (23.81%) Identity Management
4 10 (23.81%) Waterfall
5 9 (21.43%) Network Security
5 9 (21.43%) Banking
5 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
6 8 (19.05%) SQL
6 8 (19.05%) J2EE
6 8 (19.05%) Oracle
6 8 (19.05%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (19.05%) Java
6 8 (19.05%) JSP
6 8 (19.05%) JavaBeans
6 8 (19.05%) WebSphere
6 8 (19.05%) Unit Testing
6 8 (19.05%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 8 (19.05%) Oracle Identity Management
7 7 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (16.67%) SCCM
7 7 (16.67%) VMware
7 7 (16.67%) SLA
7 7 (16.67%) MS Exchange
7 7 (16.67%) Struts
7 7 (16.67%) ITIL
7 7 (16.67%) Firewall

Law
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (19.05%) WebSphere
1 8 (19.05%) WebSphere Application Server
2 7 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) MS Office
2 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (9.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.43%) Network Security
2 7 (16.67%) Firewall
3 5 (11.90%) DNS
3 5 (11.90%) Internet
4 4 (9.52%) DHCP
5 2 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (4.76%) Extranet
5 2 (4.76%) FTP
6 1 (2.38%) BIG-IP
6 1 (2.38%) HTTP
6 1 (2.38%) Intranet
6 1 (2.38%) SSL
6 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 24 (57.14%) Finance
2 9 (21.43%) Banking
3 6 (14.29%) Legal
4 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (26.19%) Developer
2 7 (16.67%) Consultant
2 7 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
2 7 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 4 (9.52%) Administrator
3 4 (9.52%) Commercial Manager
3 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 4 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (7.14%) Delivery Project Manager
4 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
4 3 (7.14%) IT Manager
4 3 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.76%) Cisco Network Specialist
5 2 (4.76%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Cisco Security Specialist
5 2 (4.76%) Software Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.05%) J2EE
1 8 (19.05%) JavaBeans
1 8 (19.05%) JSP
2 7 (16.67%) Struts
3 2 (4.76%) ISPF
4 1 (2.38%) .NET
4 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.38%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.52%) NHS
3 2 (4.76%) iSeries
3 2 (4.76%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.76%) Tandem
4 1 (2.38%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) Windows
2 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (9.52%) Windows Server
4 3 (7.14%) Unix
4 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (23.81%) Identity Management
2 10 (23.81%) Waterfall
3 8 (19.05%) Unit Testing
4 7 (16.67%) ITIL
5 4 (9.52%) Disk Encryption
5 4 (9.52%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (9.52%) Software Deployment
5 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 3 (7.14%) Quality Management
7 2 (4.76%) Migration
7 2 (4.76%) Project Management
7 2 (4.76%) SDLC
7 2 (4.76%) Security Management
7 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.76%) Service Management
8 1 (2.38%) Budget Control
8 1 (2.38%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.38%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 8 (19.05%) Java
2 8 (19.05%) SQL
3 2 (4.76%) JCL
4 1 (2.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (11.90%) Active Directory
3 4 (9.52%) VMware ESX
4 2 (4.76%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (2.38%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (19.05%) Oracle Identity Management
1 8 (19.05%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 7 (16.67%) SCCM
2 7 (16.67%) Tivoli
3 4 (9.52%) Backup Exec
3 4 (9.52%) NetVault Backup
3 4 (9.52%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (9.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) Oracle
2 7 (16.67%) NetIQ
2 7 (16.67%) VMware
3 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
4 4 (9.52%) Dell
4 4 (9.52%) Symantec
5 3 (7.14%) Cisco
5 3 (7.14%) Veritas
6 2 (4.76%) F5
6 2 (4.76%) IBM
6 2 (4.76%) Palo Alto
7 1 (2.38%) LexisNexis