The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Law over the 3 months to 20 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Law
Rank 71 52 68
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +16
Contract jobs citing Law 10 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.99% 0.16% 0.44%
As % of the General category 2.70% 0.47% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 0
Average daily rate
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£306 £128 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+140.19% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £363 £307
% change year-on-year
+20.68% +18.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.88 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+3.93% -2.30%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

General Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
370 212 411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 36.56% 33.87% 45.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 159 263
Average daily rate £375 £380 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £262 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +1.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 14
Average hourly rate £16.25 £17.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -56.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.81 £14.00 £8.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £23.45 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £22.22 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+10.28% -14.55%

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Law Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Law
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Law Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Law
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Law across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Law Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Law
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Law Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 6 (50.00%) Legal
2 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) MS Office
3 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
4 2 (16.67%) Windows
4 2 (16.67%) CSS
4 2 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) HTML
4 2 (16.67%) .NET
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 2 (16.67%) Workflow
4 2 (16.67%) Web Development
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Banking
5 1 (8.33%) Document Management
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Logistics
5 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (8.33%) Degree
5 1 (8.33%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (8.33%) WCF
5 1 (8.33%) Matrix Management
5 1 (8.33%) jQuery

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) SAS
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
2 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (8.33%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (8.33%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) MS Access
General
1 6 (50.00%) Legal
2 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Developer
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Junior
2 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Junior Front-End Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Technician
3 1 (8.33%) Junior IT Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Trainer
3 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Database Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Trainer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) CSS
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) XSL
2 1 (8.33%) XSLT
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (8.33%) WCF
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (16.67%) PRINCE
2 2 (16.67%) Workflow
2 2 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (8.33%) Matrix Management
3 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) OOP
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Document Management
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe
2 1 (8.33%) Interwoven
2 1 (8.33%) Teradata