The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Law over the 3 months to 1 August 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 East of England 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Law
Rank 112 107 100
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Contract jobs citing Law 25 14 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.82% 0.59% 1.25%
As % of the General category 2.69% 1.83% 3.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 26
Average daily rate
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£450 £825 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.45% +142.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £825 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £825 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £310 £328
% change year-on-year
+37.09% -5.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 3
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%
General Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
931 763 1070
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 30.42% 32.09% 35.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 507 340 562
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 70 86
Average hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -20.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £12.01 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.73 £41.00 £42.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £22.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -16.66%
Law
England

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Law across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Law Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Law
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Law Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Law
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Law across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Law Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Law
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Law Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Law
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +5 18 £475 - 1
Hertfordshire +2 4 - -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £348 -
Bedfordshire - - - - 1
Norfolk - - - -
Suffolk - - - -
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 21 (60.00%) Windows
2 20 (57.14%) Citrix
3 15 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 15 (42.86%) MS Office
3 15 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 14 (40.00%) Finance
4 14 (40.00%) Incident Management
4 14 (40.00%) Blackberry
4 14 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 10 (28.57%) Document Management
6 8 (22.86%) ITIL
7 6 (17.14%) MS Exchange
7 6 (17.14%) NetApp
7 6 (17.14%) ITSM
7 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (17.14%) XenApp
8 5 (14.29%) Problem Management
9 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
9 4 (11.43%) Legal
9 4 (11.43%) SLA
9 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
9 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
9 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
9 4 (11.43%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (8.57%) Degree
10 3 (8.57%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (8.57%) Logistics
11 2 (5.71%) Retail

Law
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 6 (17.14%) MS Exchange
1 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 15 (42.86%) MS Excel
1 15 (42.86%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) assyst
General
1 14 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
2 4 (11.43%) Legal
3 2 (5.71%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Publishing
4 1 (2.86%) Front Office
4 1 (2.86%) Back Office
4 1 (2.86%) Billing
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Analyst
1 15 (42.86%) Service Analyst
1 15 (42.86%) Service Desk Analyst
2 14 (40.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Problem Manager
4 4 (11.43%) Service Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Procurement Manager
6 2 (5.71%) ITIL Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Incident Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Change Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Services Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.86%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (2.86%) SCCM Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Change and Release Manager
7 1 (2.86%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.86%) ITIL Change Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Service Continuity Manager
7 1 (2.86%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (2.86%) ITIL Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) Application Packaging
1 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (40.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (60.00%) Windows
2 14 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 10 (28.57%) Document Management
3 8 (22.86%) ITIL
4 6 (17.14%) ITSM
5 5 (14.29%) Problem Management
6 4 (11.43%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (8.57%) Logistics
8 2 (5.71%) Project Management
8 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
9 1 (2.86%) Resource Management
9 1 (2.86%) Quantitative Analysis
9 1 (2.86%) Matrix Management
9 1 (2.86%) Release Management
9 1 (2.86%) Performance Management
9 1 (2.86%) Change Management
9 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (2.86%) Service Management
9 1 (2.86%) Process Management
9 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
9 1 (2.86%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) C#
1 1 (2.86%) Java
1 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
1 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.57%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.86%) PhD
3 1 (2.86%) HNC
3 1 (2.86%) HND
3 1 (2.86%) CIPD
3 1 (2.86%) MCIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 6 (17.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) Citrix
2 6 (17.14%) NetApp
3 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.86%) Mercator
4 1 (2.86%) NEC