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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Law over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank 136 153 124
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -29
Contract jobs citing Law 55 52 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.02% 0.87% 1.36%
As % of the General category 1.92% 1.66% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 36 53
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £190 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £385 £338
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +14.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 7
Average hourly rate £12.00 - £22.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 - £16.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+7.57% +6.45%
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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
2871 3129 3701
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 53.16% 52.55% 56.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2239 2394 2829
Average daily rate £488 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 39 67
Average hourly rate £19.72 £18.25 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.02% -12.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.55 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.25 £49.75 £42.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -3.84%

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015, 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 54 (54.00%) Legal
2 35 (35.00%) Windows
3 25 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 20 (20.00%) MS Office
4 20 (20.00%) Finance
5 19 (19.00%) Microsoft
6 18 (18.00%) Active Directory
6 18 (18.00%) MS Excel
7 15 (15.00%) ITIL
8 14 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (13.00%) Project Management
10 12 (12.00%) PRINCE2
10 12 (12.00%) .NET
11 11 (11.00%) SQL Server
11 11 (11.00%) SQL
11 11 (11.00%) Blackberry
12 10 (10.00%) Windows XP
13 9 (9.00%) Citrix
13 9 (9.00%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (9.00%) Banking
13 9 (9.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (8.00%) Document Management
14 8 (8.00%) Business Analysis
14 8 (8.00%) XML
15 7 (7.00%) HTML
15 7 (7.00%) Business Intelligence
15 7 (7.00%) MS Visio
15 7 (7.00%) SharePoint
15 7 (7.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 7 (7.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.00%) WorkSite
3 5 (5.00%) IIS
3 5 (5.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (5.00%) CMS
4 4 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (4.00%) Lync
4 4 (4.00%) Node.js
4 4 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (3.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.00%) IBM Notes
6 2 (2.00%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.00%) Documentum
7 1 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.00%) FileNet
Applications
1 20 (20.00%) MS Office
2 18 (18.00%) MS Excel
3 7 (7.00%) MS Visio
4 6 (6.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (3.00%) MS Project
6 1 (1.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (1.00%) Photoshop
6 1 (1.00%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.00%) Mimecast
2 1 (1.00%) Office 365
2 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.00%) VPN
2 2 (2.00%) Intranet
2 2 (2.00%) DNS
2 2 (2.00%) SMTP
2 2 (2.00%) DHCP
2 2 (2.00%) WebEx
3 1 (1.00%) HTTP
3 1 (1.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.00%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.00%) SAN
3 1 (1.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (7.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (2.00%) QlikView
5 2 (2.00%) Spotfire
5 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.00%) OLTP
5 2 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.00%) OLAP
6 1 (1.00%) EDRMS
6 1 (1.00%) IDOL
6 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (4.00%) NUnit
2 3 (3.00%) MSI
3 2 (2.00%) JIRA
4 1 (1.00%) Subversion
General
1 54 (54.00%) Legal
2 20 (20.00%) Finance
3 9 (9.00%) Banking
4 4 (4.00%) Marketing
5 2 (2.00%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.00%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.00%) Publishing
6 1 (1.00%) Retail
6 1 (1.00%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.00%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 35 (35.00%) Analyst
2 15 (15.00%) Developer
3 13 (13.00%) Business Analyst
3 13 (13.00%) Support Analyst
4 9 (9.00%) Administrator
5 8 (8.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 8 (8.00%) Service Analyst
5 8 (8.00%) Desktop Support
6 7 (7.00%) Project Manager
7 6 (6.00%) IT Trainer
7 6 (6.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 6 (6.00%) Desktop Analyst
7 6 (6.00%) Trainer
8 5 (5.00%) Coordinator
8 5 (5.00%) Help Desk Analyst
8 5 (5.00%) UML Business Analyst
9 4 (4.00%) Report Developer
9 4 (4.00%) Architect
10 3 (3.00%) Senior Business Analyst
10 3 (3.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.00%) .NET
2 8 (8.00%) XML
3 7 (7.00%) HTML
4 6 (6.00%) .NET Framework
4 6 (6.00%) HTML5
5 5 (5.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (5.00%) CSS
5 5 (5.00%) JSON
6 4 (4.00%) jQuery
6 4 (4.00%) XML Schema
6 4 (4.00%) XSLT
6 4 (4.00%) AngularJS
6 4 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (4.00%) CSS3
7 2 (2.00%) MDX
7 2 (2.00%) ADO.NET
7 2 (2.00%) SOAP
7 2 (2.00%) Web Services
7 2 (2.00%) COM
7 2 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.00%) Blackberry
2 9 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.00%) Clustering
3 4 (4.00%) User Experience
4 2 (2.00%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.00%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.00%) E-Learning
4 2 (2.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.00%) Social Media
5 1 (1.00%) PMI
5 1 (1.00%) Photography
5 1 (1.00%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 35 (35.00%) Windows
2 25 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 10 (10.00%) Windows XP
4 9 (9.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (9.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.00%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.00%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.00%) Linux
8 1 (1.00%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (15.00%) ITIL
2 14 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (13.00%) Project Management
4 12 (12.00%) PRINCE2
5 8 (8.00%) Document Management
5 8 (8.00%) Business Analysis
6 7 (7.00%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (5.00%) UML
7 5 (5.00%) Service Management
7 5 (5.00%) Service Delivery
7 5 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (5.00%) Unit Testing
8 4 (4.00%) Data Protection
8 4 (4.00%) Programme Management
8 4 (4.00%) MVC
8 4 (4.00%) CRM
8 4 (4.00%) Analytics
9 3 (3.00%) Infrastructure Management
9 3 (3.00%) DevOps
9 3 (3.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.00%) SQL
2 6 (6.00%) C#
2 6 (6.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (5.00%) T-SQL
4 4 (4.00%) XPath
5 2 (2.00%) Python
5 2 (2.00%) R
6 1 (1.00%) Apple Swift
6 1 (1.00%) VBA
6 1 (1.00%) Perl
6 1 (1.00%) PHP
6 1 (1.00%) C++
6 1 (1.00%) Java
6 1 (1.00%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.00%) Ruby
6 1 (1.00%) Lua
Qualifications
1 7 (7.00%) Degree
2 5 (5.00%) MOS
3 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.00%) MCITP
4 2 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.00%) MCSE
5 1 (1.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.00%) APMP
5 1 (1.00%) MCDBA
5 1 (1.00%) MCSD
5 1 (1.00%) ISEB
5 1 (1.00%) PMP
5 1 (1.00%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.00%) P3O
1 1 (1.00%) SLA
1 1 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 18 (18.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (5.00%) SCCM
2 2 (2.00%) SCOM
2 2 (2.00%) DameWare
2 2 (2.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (1.00%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 19 (19.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.00%) Citrix
3 4 (4.00%) Ektron
4 3 (3.00%) HP
4 3 (3.00%) VMware
5 2 (2.00%) Symantec
5 2 (2.00%) TIBCO
5 2 (2.00%) Cisco
5 2 (2.00%) Lotus
5 2 (2.00%) Interwoven
5 2 (2.00%) Adobe
5 2 (2.00%) Tableau
5 2 (2.00%) LexisNexis
6 1 (1.00%) Apple
6 1 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.00%) Reuters
6 1 (1.00%) Hummingbird
6 1 (1.00%) OpenText
6 1 (1.00%) AppSense
6 1 (1.00%) SolarWinds
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