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 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Law
Rank 67 67 71
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing Law 4 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.45% 0.23% 0.22%
As % of the General category 1.26% 0.68% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate - £100 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -72.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £340 £375
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.45 £21.68 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-19.51% +31.36%
Law
South West

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
317 296 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 35.74% 33.75% 32.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 221 212
Average daily rate £363 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £265 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £509 £477
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 9
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.02% +48.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.80 £19.75 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £38.52 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -

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
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 28 April 2016, 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 3 (60.00%) Legal
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Document Management
3 1 (20.00%) MCDST
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) LANDesk
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (20.00%) Mitel
3 1 (20.00%) Altiris
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Practice Management
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) SLA
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Extranet
3 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) HTML

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (20.00%) CMS
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Extranet
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (60.00%) Legal
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Service Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Contracts Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
2 1 (20.00%) Legal Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) Document Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Case Management
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) Practice Management
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCDST
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Altiris
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix
1 1 (20.00%) iManage
1 1 (20.00%) LANDesk
1 1 (20.00%) Mitel
1 1 (20.00%) OpenText