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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Law
Rank 138 108 115
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +7
Contract jobs citing Law 11 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.34% 0.39% 0.61%
As % of the General category 1.03% 1.15% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 14
Average daily rate £381 £388 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.61% -0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £263 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £28.25 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.75 £17.25 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-20.28% -46.09%
General Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1073 786 1091
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 33.31% 34.08% 35.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 578 385 474
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £233 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 71 88
Average hourly rate £28.50 £31.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% -7.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
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
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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Law across the East of England region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Law Hourly Rate Histogram 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire - 4 £383 -
Hertfordshire -8 2 - - 1
Essex -22 2 £375 +36.36% 11
Cambridgeshire - - - - 2
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 14 (51.85%) MS Office
2 13 (48.15%) Windows
2 13 (48.15%) MS Excel
2 13 (48.15%) Finance
3 9 (33.33%) Document Management
3 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 9 (33.33%) Citrix
3 9 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 9 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 9 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 5 (18.52%) Information Assurance
4 5 (18.52%) Information Governance
4 5 (18.52%) Information Management
4 5 (18.52%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (14.81%) Windows XP
5 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
5 4 (14.81%) ITIL
6 3 (11.11%) Logistics
6 3 (11.11%) Retail
7 2 (7.41%) Legal
7 2 (7.41%) Back Office
7 2 (7.41%) Workflow
8 1 (3.70%) Scrum
8 1 (3.70%) Billing
8 1 (3.70%) Python
8 1 (3.70%) .NET
8 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
8 1 (3.70%) Front Office
8 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

Applications
1 14 (51.85%) MS Office
2 13 (48.15%) MS Excel
3 5 (18.52%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 13 (48.15%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Retail
3 2 (7.41%) Legal
3 2 (7.41%) Back Office
4 1 (3.70%) Billing
4 1 (3.70%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Analyst
2 9 (33.33%) Help Desk Analyst
3 7 (25.93%) Service Analyst
3 7 (25.93%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (22.22%) IT Support Analyst
4 6 (22.22%) Support Analyst
4 6 (22.22%) IT Support
5 5 (18.52%) Information Assurance Manager
5 5 (18.52%) Information Manager
6 3 (11.11%) Procurement Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Development Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
1 1 (3.70%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) Windows
2 9 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 4 (14.81%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Document Management
1 9 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 5 (18.52%) Information Assurance
2 5 (18.52%) Information Governance
2 5 (18.52%) Information Management
3 4 (14.81%) ITIL
4 3 (11.11%) Logistics
5 2 (7.41%) Workflow
6 1 (3.70%) Scrum
6 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.70%) Quantitative Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) Python
1 1 (3.70%) IronPython
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) CIPD
1 1 (3.70%) MCIPD
System Software
1 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Citrix
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) Mercator
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