The first 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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Law over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the City of London region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Law
Rank 143 150 131
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -19
Contract jobs citing Law 53 75 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.91% 1.06% 1.31%
As % of the General category 1.80% 1.81% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 47 62
Average daily rate
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£325 £250 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £192 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £548
UK excluding London average daily rate £445 £278 £373
% change year-on-year
+60.36% -25.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 8
Average hourly rate £21.94 £20.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.01% -2.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.59 £14.10 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.29 £22.00 £22.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -37.25%
General Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2951 4143 4694
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 50.94% 58.28% 59.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2217 3124 3566
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 77 61
Average hourly rate £20.50 £20.93 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.03% -0.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £48.00 £48.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
Law
London

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Law across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 62 (50.00%) Legal
2 61 (49.19%) Windows
3 45 (36.29%) MS Office
4 38 (30.65%) Microsoft
5 37 (29.84%) Windows 7
6 26 (20.97%) MS Excel
6 26 (20.97%) ITIL
7 24 (19.35%) Active Directory
8 22 (17.74%) Finance
8 22 (17.74%) Document Management
9 20 (16.13%) Project Management
10 19 (15.32%) SQL
11 15 (12.10%) Windows XP
12 14 (11.29%) Blackberry
13 12 (9.68%) C#
13 12 (9.68%) .NET
14 11 (8.87%) Citrix
14 11 (8.87%) WorkSite
15 10 (8.06%) MOS
15 10 (8.06%) Windows Server 2008
16 9 (7.26%) ITIL Certification
16 9 (7.26%) E-Learning
17 8 (6.45%) VMware
17 8 (6.45%) PRINCE2
18 7 (5.65%) OO
18 7 (5.65%) SQL Server
18 7 (5.65%) Cisco
18 7 (5.65%) Windows Server 2003
18 7 (5.65%) Migration
18 7 (5.65%) SCCM

Law
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 11 (8.87%) WorkSite
2 5 (4.03%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (4.03%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.03%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.61%) IIS
4 2 (1.61%) Lync
5 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.81%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 45 (36.29%) MS Office
2 26 (20.97%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (4.03%) MS Project
4 1 (0.81%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (0.81%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.23%) VPN
2 3 (2.42%) DNS
2 3 (2.42%) SAN
2 3 (2.42%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.61%) Network Security
3 2 (1.61%) Unified Communications
3 2 (1.61%) LAN
3 2 (1.61%) WAN
3 2 (1.61%) Intranet
4 1 (0.81%) BGP
4 1 (0.81%) EIGRP
4 1 (0.81%) Firewall
4 1 (0.81%) Wireless
4 1 (0.81%) VLAN
4 1 (0.81%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.81%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.81%) DHCP
4 1 (0.81%) WLAN
4 1 (0.81%) DMZ
4 1 (0.81%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.65%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.84%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (1.61%) MSI
2 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 62 (50.00%) Legal
2 22 (17.74%) Finance
3 3 (2.42%) Banking
4 2 (1.61%) Billing
4 2 (1.61%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.81%) Publishing
5 1 (0.81%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.81%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 47 (37.90%) Analyst
2 16 (12.90%) Support Analyst
3 14 (11.29%) Service Analyst
4 13 (10.48%) Project Manager
4 13 (10.48%) Trainer
4 13 (10.48%) Service Desk Analyst
5 12 (9.68%) IT Trainer
6 11 (8.87%) Legal Analyst
7 10 (8.06%) Help Desk Analyst
7 10 (8.06%) Developer
8 9 (7.26%) Business Analyst
9 7 (5.65%) Desktop Support
9 7 (5.65%) Applications Support
9 7 (5.65%) Administrator
9 7 (5.65%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
10 6 (4.84%) Technical Analyst
10 6 (4.84%) 2nd Line Support
11 5 (4.03%) Applications Developer
11 5 (4.03%) Legal IT Trainer
12 4 (3.23%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.68%) .NET
2 4 (3.23%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.61%) CSS
3 2 (1.61%) Web Services
3 2 (1.61%) WinForms
3 2 (1.61%) HTML
4 1 (0.81%) Ajax
4 1 (0.81%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.81%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.81%) WCF
4 1 (0.81%) WPF
4 1 (0.81%) Silverlight
4 1 (0.81%) XML
4 1 (0.81%) XSD
4 1 (0.81%) XSLT
4 1 (0.81%) XHTML
4 1 (0.81%) WSDL
4 1 (0.81%) SOAP
4 1 (0.81%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.29%) Blackberry
2 9 (7.26%) E-Learning
3 5 (4.03%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.23%) Replication
4 4 (3.23%) Mobile Computing
5 2 (1.61%) iPhone
5 2 (1.61%) Open Source
5 2 (1.61%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.81%) Statistics
6 1 (0.81%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.81%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.81%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.81%) RMADS
6 1 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.81%) FMCG
6 1 (0.81%) Clustering
6 1 (0.81%) CESG
6 1 (0.81%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (0.81%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 61 (49.19%) Windows
2 37 (29.84%) Windows 7
3 15 (12.10%) Windows XP
4 10 (8.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (5.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.42%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.61%) Linux
7 2 (1.61%) Android
8 1 (0.81%) UNIX
8 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.81%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.81%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (20.97%) ITIL
2 22 (17.74%) Document Management
3 20 (16.13%) Project Management
4 8 (6.45%) PRINCE2
5 7 (5.65%) OO
5 7 (5.65%) Migration
6 6 (4.84%) Service Delivery
7 5 (4.03%) Service Management
8 4 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (3.23%) Data Protection
9 3 (2.42%) Business Analysis
9 3 (2.42%) Asset Management
9 3 (2.42%) CRM
10 2 (1.61%) UML
10 2 (1.61%) SOA
10 2 (1.61%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (1.61%) Risk Management
10 2 (1.61%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (15.32%) SQL
2 12 (9.68%) C#
3 4 (3.23%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.42%) VB
5 2 (1.61%) Python
5 2 (1.61%) Ruby
5 2 (1.61%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.61%) C++
5 2 (1.61%) Java
5 2 (1.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (8.06%) MOS
2 9 (7.26%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (4.84%) PMP
3 6 (4.84%) PMI Certification
3 6 (4.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (4.84%) Degree
4 3 (2.42%) CCNA
4 3 (2.42%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.61%) MCSE
5 2 (1.61%) MCSA
5 2 (1.61%) CCNP
5 2 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.81%) MCITP
6 1 (0.81%) CISM
6 1 (0.81%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.81%) CCDA
6 1 (0.81%) ISEB
6 1 (0.81%) CCA
6 1 (0.81%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.61%) SLA
2 1 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 24 (19.35%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.84%) vSphere
4 3 (2.42%) XenApp
4 3 (2.42%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.61%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.81%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (5.65%) SCCM
2 1 (0.81%) PureDisk
2 1 (0.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.81%) ARCserve
2 1 (0.81%) DameWare
2 1 (0.81%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 38 (30.65%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.87%) Citrix
3 8 (6.45%) VMware
4 7 (5.65%) Cisco
5 4 (3.23%) Interwoven
6 3 (2.42%) HP
7 2 (1.61%) Hitachi
7 2 (1.61%) NetApp
7 2 (1.61%) Remedy
8 1 (0.81%) McAfee
8 1 (0.81%) Wyse
8 1 (0.81%) Open Text
8 1 (0.81%) Riverbed
8 1 (0.81%) F5
8 1 (0.81%) MobileIron
8 1 (0.81%) LexisNexis
8 1 (0.81%) Nokia
8 1 (0.81%) Apple
8 1 (0.81%) Adobe
8 1 (0.81%) Oracle
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £150 - £200 per day + DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Baker & McKenzie
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £150 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £200 - £250 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
City, London
FieldFisher
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago