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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Law
Rank 67 54 61
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +7
Contract jobs citing Law 4 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.52% 0.80% 0.72%
As % of the General category 1.60% 2.29% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 1
Median daily rate £431 £431 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.96%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £393 £445
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -11.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
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
250 262 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 32.22% 35.03% 32.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 185 138
Median daily rate £375 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £217 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +3.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 3
Median hourly rate £37.00 £15.50 £175.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+138.70% -91.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 13 (86.67%) Finance
2 7 (46.67%) Windows
3 6 (40.00%) Oracle
3 6 (40.00%) Data Centre
4 5 (33.33%) Legal
5 4 (26.67%) Migration
5 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (26.67%) Billing
5 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
5 4 (26.67%) Unix
5 4 (26.67%) Solaris
5 4 (26.67%) EMC
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (20.00%) Dell
6 3 (20.00%) Time Management
6 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (13.33%) ITIL
7 2 (13.33%) Linux
8 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
8 1 (6.67%) Practice Management
8 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
8 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
8 1 (6.67%) Citrix
8 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (6.67%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (6.67%) SAML
8 1 (6.67%) Apache
8 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
8 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
8 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling

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 (6.67%) Apache
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) BIG-IP
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) Network Security
1 1 (6.67%) SSH
1 1 (6.67%) SSL
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (86.67%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Legal
3 4 (26.67%) Billing
4 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Coordinator
1 3 (20.00%) Deployment Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) PC Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Legal Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Service Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
3 1 (6.67%) Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (6.67%) Linux Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Network Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Solaris
2 4 (26.67%) Unix
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (13.33%) Linux
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Migration
1 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (20.00%) Time Management
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.67%) Practice Management
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Requirements Management
4 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Java
1 1 (6.67%) Korn
1 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
1 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CCNP
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) EMC
3 3 (20.00%) Dell
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix
4 1 (6.67%) F5
4 1 (6.67%) MicroStrategy