The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Law over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Law
Rank 55 57 58
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs citing Law 11 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.44% 0.97% 0.64%
As % of the General category 4.15% 3.39% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Median daily rate £415 £340 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.05% +8.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £288 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £428 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £373
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £21.68 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-19.51% +31.36%
Law
West Midlands

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

General Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
265 236 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.78% 28.64% 35.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 149 114
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £260 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 4
Median hourly rate £25.00 £6.84 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+265.49% -77.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £6.84 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.55 £6.84 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £24.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -3.00%

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Law as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Law Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Law
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Law Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Law
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Law across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Law Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Law
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Law Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Law.

1 15 (78.95%) Finance
2 11 (57.89%) Windows
3 10 (52.63%) Legal
4 7 (36.84%) Windows 7
5 5 (26.32%) Time Management
5 5 (26.32%) Citrix
5 5 (26.32%) Blackberry
5 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
6 4 (21.05%) Oracle
6 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
6 4 (21.05%) iManage
6 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
7 3 (15.79%) Billing
7 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (15.79%) Migration
7 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (15.79%) Solaris
7 3 (15.79%) Dell
7 3 (15.79%) EMC
7 3 (15.79%) ITIL
7 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
7 3 (15.79%) Unix
8 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
8 2 (10.53%) VPN
8 2 (10.53%) SLA
8 2 (10.53%) Cisco
8 2 (10.53%) MS Office
8 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (10.53%) Service Management
8 2 (10.53%) Project Planning

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (5.26%) Apache
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) VPN
2 1 (5.26%) BIG-IP
2 1 (5.26%) SSH
2 1 (5.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (78.95%) Finance
2 10 (52.63%) Legal
3 3 (15.79%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Analyst
1 4 (21.05%) Service Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Coordinator
2 3 (15.79%) Deployment Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) PC Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Legal Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (5.26%) IT Director
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Blackberry
2 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
3 2 (10.53%) iPad
3 2 (10.53%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Windows 7
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
4 3 (15.79%) Solaris
4 3 (15.79%) Unix
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.26%) Linux
6 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Time Management
2 3 (15.79%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) Migration
2 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
2 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (10.53%) Change Management
3 2 (10.53%) Document Management
3 2 (10.53%) Project Planning
3 2 (10.53%) Service Management
3 2 (10.53%) Ticket Management
4 1 (5.26%) Critical Path Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Practice Management
4 1 (5.26%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) Requirements Management
4 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Citrix
2 4 (21.05%) iManage
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle
3 3 (15.79%) Dell
3 3 (15.79%) EMC
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco
4 2 (10.53%) Mitel
4 2 (10.53%) ServiceNow
5 1 (5.26%) F5