The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Law over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Law
London / City of London
Rank 117 102 133
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +31
Contract jobs citing Law 38 45 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.30% 1.47% 1.13%
As % of the General category 2.49% 2.63% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 38 43
Median daily rate £300 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.71% +10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £174 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £589 £580 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.67% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.62 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+0.69% -

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

General Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1529 1712 2660
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 52.17% 56.08% 51.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1203 1333 2093
Median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £663 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 18
Median hourly rate £21.75 £30.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +67.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.16 £20.00 £13.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.30 £55.00 £25.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +25.00%

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Law Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Law
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Law Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Law
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Law across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Law Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Law
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Law Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Law.

1 50 (60.24%) Legal
2 31 (37.35%) Finance
3 16 (19.28%) Citrix
4 14 (16.87%) Practice Management
4 14 (16.87%) MS Office
5 13 (15.66%) ITIL
6 12 (14.46%) Windows
6 12 (14.46%) e-Learning
6 12 (14.46%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (13.25%) Document Management
8 9 (10.84%) SQL
8 9 (10.84%) Microsoft
8 9 (10.84%) MS Excel
9 8 (9.64%) Interwoven
9 8 (9.64%) Project Management
9 8 (9.64%) Network Design
10 7 (8.43%) iPhone
10 7 (8.43%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (8.43%) Blackberry
10 7 (8.43%) Java
11 6 (7.23%) .NET
11 6 (7.23%) Cisco
11 6 (7.23%) Unified Communications
11 6 (7.23%) MOS
11 6 (7.23%) JIRA
12 5 (6.02%) Windows Server
12 5 (6.02%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (6.02%) Windows 7
12 5 (6.02%) Migration
12 5 (6.02%) Stakeholder Management

Law
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (3.61%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.41%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.41%) Mule
2 2 (2.41%) Mule ESB
2 2 (2.41%) Skype for Business
2 2 (2.41%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.20%) Apache
3 1 (1.20%) IIS
3 1 (1.20%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (16.87%) MS Office
2 9 (10.84%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.61%) MS Project
4 2 (2.41%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.41%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.41%) PaaS
2 2 (2.41%) SaaS
3 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.23%) Unified Communications
2 3 (3.61%) WAN
3 1 (1.20%) DNS
3 1 (1.20%) FTP
3 1 (1.20%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.20%) Skype
3 1 (1.20%) SSH
3 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.20%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.02%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.41%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.20%) DTS
3 1 (1.20%) MySQL
3 1 (1.20%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (8.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (7.23%) JIRA
3 3 (3.61%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.61%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.41%) GitLab
4 2 (2.41%) Gradle
4 2 (2.41%) IntelliJ
4 2 (2.41%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.41%) Maven
4 2 (2.41%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (2.41%) Subversion
General
1 50 (60.24%) Legal
2 31 (37.35%) Finance
3 2 (2.41%) Billing
3 2 (2.41%) Marketing
4 1 (1.20%) Banking
4 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (22.89%) Analyst
2 15 (18.07%) Trainer
3 10 (12.05%) Architect
4 9 (10.84%) Service Analyst
4 9 (10.84%) Service Desk Analyst
5 8 (9.64%) Developer
6 7 (8.43%) Help Desk Analyst
7 6 (7.23%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (7.23%) 1st Line Support
7 6 (7.23%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 6 (7.23%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
7 6 (7.23%) First Line Help Desk Support
7 6 (7.23%) Help Desk Support
7 6 (7.23%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 6 (7.23%) Implementation Manager
7 6 (7.23%) IT Trainer
7 6 (7.23%) Java Developer
7 6 (7.23%) Service Desk Support
7 6 (7.23%) Service Desk Support Analyst
8 4 (4.82%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.23%) .NET
2 4 (4.82%) REST
2 4 (4.82%) SOAP
2 4 (4.82%) Spring
3 3 (3.61%) CSS
3 3 (3.61%) HTML
3 3 (3.61%) JSON
3 3 (3.61%) XML
4 2 (2.41%) Apache Axis
4 2 (2.41%) Apache Camel
4 2 (2.41%) Apache CXF
4 2 (2.41%) Guice
4 2 (2.41%) J2EE
4 2 (2.41%) JDBC
4 2 (2.41%) JMS
4 2 (2.41%) JPA
4 2 (2.41%) jQuery
4 2 (2.41%) Kafka
4 2 (2.41%) Web Services
4 2 (2.41%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.46%) e-Learning
2 7 (8.43%) Blackberry
2 7 (8.43%) iPhone
3 3 (3.61%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.41%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.41%) Life Science
5 1 (1.20%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.20%) Data Conversion
5 1 (1.20%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.20%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (1.20%) iPad
5 1 (1.20%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.20%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.20%) Physics
5 1 (1.20%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.20%) Replication
5 1 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.20%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.46%) Windows
2 5 (6.02%) Windows 7
2 5 (6.02%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.82%) Linux
4 2 (2.41%) Unix
5 1 (1.20%) CentOS
5 1 (1.20%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.20%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.87%) Practice Management
2 13 (15.66%) ITIL
3 12 (14.46%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (13.25%) Document Management
5 8 (9.64%) Network Design
5 8 (9.64%) Project Management
6 5 (6.02%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (6.02%) Migration
6 5 (6.02%) PRINCE2
6 5 (6.02%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (4.82%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (4.82%) Change Management
7 4 (4.82%) Data Analysis
7 4 (4.82%) E-Commerce
7 4 (4.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (4.82%) TDD
8 3 (3.61%) ERP
8 3 (3.61%) OO
8 3 (3.61%) TOGAF
8 3 (3.61%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.84%) SQL
2 7 (8.43%) Java
3 3 (3.61%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.41%) C
4 2 (2.41%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.41%) PHP
4 2 (2.41%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.41%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.20%) C#
5 1 (1.20%) Python
5 1 (1.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (7.23%) MOS
2 3 (3.61%) Degree
3 2 (2.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.20%) CIPD
4 1 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.20%) MCP
4 1 (1.20%) MCSA
4 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.20%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.20%) RHCE
4 1 (1.20%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) QA
2 1 (1.20%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (4.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.41%) XenApp
3 1 (1.20%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.61%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (3.61%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.61%) Puppet
2 2 (2.41%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (19.28%) Citrix
2 9 (10.84%) Microsoft
3 8 (9.64%) Interwoven
4 6 (7.23%) Cisco
5 3 (3.61%) Oracle
6 2 (2.41%) ATG
6 2 (2.41%) Demandware
6 2 (2.41%) Google
6 2 (2.41%) hybris
6 2 (2.41%) IBM
6 2 (2.41%) iManage
6 2 (2.41%) Intershop
6 2 (2.41%) Riverbed
6 2 (2.41%) SAP
7 1 (1.20%) Ariba
7 1 (1.20%) HP
7 1 (1.20%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.20%) VMware
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