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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Law
Rank 103 141 157
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +16
Contract jobs citing Law 61 61 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.80% 1.10% 0.85%
As % of the General category 3.45% 2.09% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 47 35
Median daily rate £445 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.92% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £192 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £430 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 £12.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.75 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-7.04% +7.57%
Law
London

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
1767 2922 3142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 52.23% 52.76% 52.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1497 2283 2405
Median daily rate £500 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 39 39
Median hourly rate £18.58 £19.72 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.74% +8.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.51 £10.50 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.25 £32.25 £49.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.00%

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 28 May 2016.

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 28 May 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 City of London region with a requirement for Law.

1 60 (51.28%) Legal
2 31 (26.50%) Finance
3 22 (18.80%) Project Management
4 20 (17.09%) ITIL
4 20 (17.09%) Windows
5 19 (16.24%) Document Management
6 17 (14.53%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (12.82%) MS Office
8 14 (11.97%) SQL
8 14 (11.97%) MS Excel
9 13 (11.11%) Microsoft
10 11 (9.40%) Active Directory
11 10 (8.55%) SQL Server
11 10 (8.55%) Windows 7
11 10 (8.55%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 9 (7.69%) Publishing
12 9 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (7.69%) Scrum
12 9 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 8 (6.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 8 (6.84%) Workflow
13 8 (6.84%) Linux
13 8 (6.84%) PRINCE2
13 8 (6.84%) Amazon AWS
14 7 (5.98%) T-SQL
14 7 (5.98%) Interwoven
14 7 (5.98%) Business Intelligence
14 7 (5.98%) Practice Management
14 7 (5.98%) Configuration 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 6 (5.13%) OpenStack
2 3 (2.56%) IIS
2 3 (2.56%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.71%) WordPress
4 1 (0.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 15 (12.82%) MS Office
2 14 (11.97%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (4.27%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.85%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.85%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.85%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.85%) MS Project
4 1 (0.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Eloqua
1 2 (1.71%) Unica
2 1 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.85%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.85%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.84%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.85%) Office 365
3 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.27%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (3.42%) Firewall
2 4 (3.42%) VPN
2 4 (3.42%) WebEx
3 3 (2.56%) MPLS
4 2 (1.71%) DHCP
4 2 (1.71%) EIGRP
4 2 (1.71%) HSRP
4 2 (1.71%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.71%) Intranet
4 2 (1.71%) IP Telephony
4 2 (1.71%) Network Security
5 1 (0.85%) GoToMeeting
5 1 (0.85%) Internet
5 1 (0.85%) LDAP
5 1 (0.85%) NAS
5 1 (0.85%) WAN
5 1 (0.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.55%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (6.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.42%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (2.56%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.71%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.71%) MySQL
6 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.71%) QlikView
6 2 (1.71%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.85%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.85%) Data Mart
7 1 (0.85%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (4.27%) Git (software)
1 5 (4.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.42%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.42%) Subversion
3 3 (2.56%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.71%) GitLab
4 2 (1.71%) Gradle
4 2 (1.71%) Grunt
4 2 (1.71%) IntelliJ
4 2 (1.71%) JIRA
4 2 (1.71%) Maven
4 2 (1.71%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.85%) Hudson
General
1 60 (51.28%) Legal
2 31 (26.50%) Finance
3 9 (7.69%) Publishing
4 5 (4.27%) Banking
5 4 (3.42%) Marketing
6 3 (2.56%) Retail
7 2 (1.71%) Back Office
7 2 (1.71%) French Language
7 2 (1.71%) German Language
7 2 (1.71%) Italian Language
7 2 (1.71%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.85%) Billing
8 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (17.95%) Analyst
2 18 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 12 (10.26%) Developer
4 9 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 9 (7.69%) Trainer
5 6 (5.13%) Desktop Support
5 6 (5.13%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (5.13%) IT Trainer
6 5 (4.27%) Legal Analyst
6 5 (4.27%) Network Engineer
7 4 (3.42%) Administrator
7 4 (3.42%) Architect
7 4 (3.42%) Enterprise Architect
7 4 (3.42%) Implementation Manager
7 4 (3.42%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (3.42%) IT Analyst
7 4 (3.42%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 4 (3.42%) Senior Manager
7 4 (3.42%) Senior Project Manager
7 4 (3.42%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.27%) .NET
1 5 (4.27%) HTML
1 5 (4.27%) XML
2 4 (3.42%) CSS
2 4 (3.42%) JSON
2 4 (3.42%) REST
3 3 (2.56%) jQuery
4 2 (1.71%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (1.71%) Apache CXF
4 2 (1.71%) CSS3
4 2 (1.71%) Guice
4 2 (1.71%) HTML5
4 2 (1.71%) JDBC
4 2 (1.71%) JMS
4 2 (1.71%) JPA
4 2 (1.71%) Kafka
4 2 (1.71%) LAMP
4 2 (1.71%) Spring
4 2 (1.71%) Spring Boot
4 2 (1.71%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.55%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.27%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.42%) Blackberry
3 4 (3.42%) e-Learning
4 2 (1.71%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.71%) Learning Management System
4 2 (1.71%) Life Science
4 2 (1.71%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.71%) W3C
5 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.85%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.85%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.85%) iPhone
5 1 (0.85%) PDA
5 1 (0.85%) Social Media
5 1 (0.85%) Statistics
5 1 (0.85%) User Experience
5 1 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 20 (17.09%) Windows
2 10 (8.55%) Windows 7
3 8 (6.84%) Linux
4 2 (1.71%) Unix
4 2 (1.71%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.71%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.71%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.85%) Android
5 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (18.80%) Project Management
2 20 (17.09%) ITIL
3 19 (16.24%) Document Management
4 17 (14.53%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (7.69%) Scrum
5 9 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 9 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (6.84%) PRINCE2
6 8 (6.84%) Workflow
7 7 (5.98%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (5.98%) Configuration Management
7 7 (5.98%) Practice Management
8 6 (5.13%) Change Management
8 6 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (5.13%) DevOps
8 6 (5.13%) E-Commerce
8 6 (5.13%) Migration
9 5 (4.27%) SDLC
10 4 (3.42%) Line Management
10 4 (3.42%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.97%) SQL
2 7 (5.98%) T-SQL
3 6 (5.13%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.42%) Java
5 2 (1.71%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.71%) PHP
5 2 (1.71%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.71%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.71%) Python
5 2 (1.71%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.85%) C#
6 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.85%) VBA
6 1 (0.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (5.13%) Degree
2 5 (4.27%) CCNA
2 5 (4.27%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.42%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.56%) CCNP
4 3 (2.56%) PMP
4 3 (2.56%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.71%) APMP
5 2 (1.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (1.71%) MOS
5 2 (1.71%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.85%) CIPD
6 1 (0.85%) ISEB
6 1 (0.85%) MCDST
6 1 (0.85%) MCP
6 1 (0.85%) MCSE
6 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.56%) QA
2 2 (1.71%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (9.40%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.42%) Docker
4 2 (1.71%) KVM
4 2 (1.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (4.27%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.42%) Ansible
3 1 (0.85%) Puppet
3 1 (0.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.98%) Interwoven
3 6 (5.13%) Cisco
3 6 (5.13%) Rackspace
3 6 (5.13%) VMware
4 5 (4.27%) Citrix
5 4 (3.42%) hybris
5 4 (3.42%) iManage
5 4 (3.42%) Oracle
6 3 (2.56%) Adobe
7 2 (1.71%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.71%) F5
7 2 (1.71%) Google
7 2 (1.71%) Intel Security
7 2 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.71%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.71%) Tableau
8 1 (0.85%) NetApp
8 1 (0.85%) SAP
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