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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Law
Rank 109 146 116
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -30
Contract jobs citing Law 43 44 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.37% 0.87% 1.57%
As % of the General category 2.45% 1.68% 2.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 32 61
Average daily rate £450 £388 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +7.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £181 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £576 £550 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £358
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +18.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- -21.42%
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
1755 2622 3233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 55.95% 52.09% 55.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1379 2046 2424
Average daily rate £525 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 48
Average hourly rate £31.75 £17.87 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.72% -10.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.99 £13.25 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £28.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

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 5 February 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 5 February 2016, 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 59 (52.68%) Legal
2 38 (33.93%) Finance
3 28 (25.00%) Windows
4 25 (22.32%) Project Management
5 21 (18.75%) MS Office
5 21 (18.75%) ITIL
6 20 (17.86%) Microsoft
7 18 (16.07%) MS Excel
8 17 (15.18%) Windows 7
9 15 (13.39%) Active Directory
10 12 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (10.71%) Document Management
11 11 (9.82%) iManage
12 10 (8.93%) Banking
13 9 (8.04%) VMware
13 9 (8.04%) Citrix
13 9 (8.04%) PRINCE2
14 8 (7.14%) Linux
14 8 (7.14%) SQL Server
14 8 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (7.14%) Blackberry
15 7 (6.25%) Practice Management
15 7 (6.25%) SQL
15 7 (6.25%) Programme Management
15 7 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
15 7 (6.25%) Project Planning
15 7 (6.25%) SCCM
15 7 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 7 (6.25%) Waterfall
16 6 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (3.57%) OpenStack
1 4 (3.57%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.89%) IIS
3 1 (0.89%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 21 (18.75%) MS Office
2 18 (16.07%) MS Excel
3 7 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (5.36%) MS Project
5 3 (2.68%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.79%) Acrobat
6 2 (1.79%) Adobe After Effects
6 2 (1.79%) Adobe Premiere
6 2 (1.79%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.89%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.89%) PeopleSoft HRMS
1 1 (0.89%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.46%) DHCP
2 4 (3.57%) DNS
3 3 (2.68%) EIGRP
3 3 (2.68%) Intranet
4 2 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (1.79%) Unified Communications
4 2 (1.79%) VoIP
4 2 (1.79%) WAN
5 1 (0.89%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.89%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (0.89%) GoToMeeting
5 1 (0.89%) HSRP
5 1 (0.89%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.89%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.89%) LAN
5 1 (0.89%) NAS
5 1 (0.89%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.89%) Network Security
5 1 (0.89%) SAN
5 1 (0.89%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.79%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.89%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.89%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.68%) Jenkins
1 3 (2.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.89%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.89%) Hudson
2 1 (0.89%) InstallShield
2 1 (0.89%) JMeter
2 1 (0.89%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.89%) TeamCity
General
1 59 (52.68%) Legal
2 38 (33.93%) Finance
3 10 (8.93%) Banking
4 5 (4.46%) Financial Institution
5 4 (3.57%) Publishing
5 4 (3.57%) Retail
6 3 (2.68%) Billing
7 1 (0.89%) Back Office
7 1 (0.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (27.68%) Analyst
2 20 (17.86%) Project Manager
3 12 (10.71%) Business Analyst
4 7 (6.25%) IT Manager
4 7 (6.25%) Legal Analyst
4 7 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 7 (6.25%) Service Analyst
4 7 (6.25%) Trainer
5 6 (5.36%) IT Analyst
5 6 (5.36%) PRINCE2 Programme Manager
5 6 (5.36%) Programme Manager
5 6 (5.36%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (4.46%) Administrator
6 5 (4.46%) Developer
6 5 (4.46%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (4.46%) IT Trainer
7 4 (3.57%) Desktop Engineer
7 4 (3.57%) Relationships Manager
7 4 (3.57%) Service Manager
7 4 (3.57%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.89%) .NET
1 1 (0.89%) .NET Framework
1 1 (0.89%) ASP.NET
1 1 (0.89%) HTML
1 1 (0.89%) jQuery
1 1 (0.89%) Software Packaging
1 1 (0.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (0.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.14%) Blackberry
2 5 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.57%) Clustering
3 4 (3.57%) Social Media
4 2 (1.79%) e-Learning
4 2 (1.79%) iPad
4 2 (1.79%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.89%) BYOD
5 1 (0.89%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.89%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.89%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.89%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.89%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.89%) NHS
5 1 (0.89%) PDA
5 1 (0.89%) Psychology
5 1 (0.89%) SCORM
5 1 (0.89%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (25.00%) Windows
2 17 (15.18%) Windows 7
3 8 (7.14%) Linux
4 5 (4.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (4.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (3.57%) Windows 8
5 4 (3.57%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.79%) Android
6 2 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (22.32%) Project Management
2 21 (18.75%) ITIL
3 12 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (10.71%) Document Management
4 9 (8.04%) PRINCE2
5 8 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (6.25%) Practice Management
6 7 (6.25%) Programme Management
6 7 (6.25%) Project Planning
6 7 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 7 (6.25%) Waterfall
7 6 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (5.36%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 6 (5.36%) DevOps
7 6 (5.36%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (4.46%) Change Management
8 5 (4.46%) Migration
9 4 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (3.57%) E-Commerce
9 4 (3.57%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.25%) SQL
2 6 (5.36%) PowerShell
2 6 (5.36%) Python
3 5 (4.46%) Bash Shell
3 5 (4.46%) JavaScript
3 5 (4.46%) VBScript
4 4 (3.57%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.68%) Ruby
6 2 (1.79%) Perl
6 2 (1.79%) VBA
7 1 (0.89%) C
7 1 (0.89%) C#
7 1 (0.89%) Java
7 1 (0.89%) PHP
7 1 (0.89%) VB
7 1 (0.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (4.46%) Degree
2 3 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (2.68%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (2.68%) MOS
3 2 (1.79%) CCNP
3 2 (1.79%) ISEB
4 1 (0.89%) CCIE
4 1 (0.89%) CCNA
4 1 (0.89%) CCVP
4 1 (0.89%) PhD
4 1 (0.89%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.89%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 15 (13.39%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.68%) KVM
2 3 (2.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.68%) vSphere
3 2 (1.79%) Docker
3 2 (1.79%) XenApp
4 1 (0.89%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.89%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (6.25%) SCCM
2 5 (4.46%) Puppet
2 5 (4.46%) SCOM
3 4 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.79%) Ansible
5 1 (0.89%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.89%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.89%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 20 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.82%) iManage
3 9 (8.04%) Citrix
3 9 (8.04%) VMware
4 6 (5.36%) Cisco
5 4 (3.57%) AppSense
5 4 (3.57%) Rackspace
6 3 (2.68%) Adobe
7 2 (1.79%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.79%) F5
7 2 (1.79%) HP
7 2 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.79%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.89%) hybris
8 1 (0.89%) McAfee
8 1 (0.89%) MobileIron
8 1 (0.89%) Palo Alto
8 1 (0.89%) Recommind
8 1 (0.89%) Riverbed
8 1 (0.89%) SolarWinds
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Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Plan-net
Posted: 21 hours ago
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ComputAppoint
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Talent Point
Rate: £750.00 - £850.00 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago