The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Law over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Law
Rank 115 127 121
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Contract jobs citing Law 8 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.33% 0.039% 0.32%
As % of the General category 0.76% 0.078% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 8
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£450 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+49.19% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%
Law
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

General Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1049 1274 1598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 42.62% 49.90% 50.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 461 505 489
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £208 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 23 22
Average hourly rate £19.00 £30.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.70% +12.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.25 £39.60 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -21.05%

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Law across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Law Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Law
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Law across the Berkshire region.

Law Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Law
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Law Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Law
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 1 - -
Law
South East

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Law also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Law.

1 12 (70.59%) MS Office
1 12 (70.59%) Legal
2 11 (64.71%) Finance
3 10 (58.82%) Telecoms
4 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.76%) Workflow
5 2 (11.76%) Amdocs
5 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
5 2 (11.76%) NFS
5 2 (11.76%) Windows
5 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.88%) SaaS
6 1 (5.88%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (5.88%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
6 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (5.88%) WorkSite
6 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
6 1 (5.88%) Data Architecture
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.88%) LTE
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (5.88%) OpenUP
6 1 (5.88%) UML
6 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
6 1 (5.88%) CRM
6 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.88%) SOA
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Law also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Law. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (5.88%) WorkSite
Applications
1 12 (70.59%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) LTE
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (70.59%) Legal
2 11 (64.71%) Finance
3 10 (58.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Analyst Programmer
2 2 (11.76%) Programmer
2 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Help Desk Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Analyst Developer
2 2 (11.76%) Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (5.88%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (5.88%) Help Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Fusion
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
1 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.76%) Workflow
2 1 (5.88%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
2 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
2 1 (5.88%) Data Architecture
2 1 (5.88%) OpenUP
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL
2 1 (5.88%) UML
2 1 (5.88%) CRM
2 1 (5.88%) SOA
2 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) NFS
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Amdocs
3 1 (5.88%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix
3 1 (5.88%) BEA
3 1 (5.88%) Remedy
3 1 (5.88%) BT