The 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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank 115 135 106
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -29
Contract jobs citing Law 9 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.34% 0.35% 0.35%
As % of the General category 1.14% 1.05% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 6
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£425 £381 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.47% -19.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £372 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £393 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £375 £385
% change year-on-year
-9.33% -2.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.68 £13.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+57.63% -11.29%
Law
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

General Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
787 1045 772
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 29.82% 33.52% 34.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 453 555 367
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 61 77
Average hourly rate £38.75 £30.00 £32.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -8.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -5.66%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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
Hertfordshire +11 7 £525 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £295 -
Bedfordshire -3 1 - -
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 16 (57.14%) Finance
2 14 (50.00%) Windows
3 13 (46.43%) Active Directory
3 13 (46.43%) Citrix
3 13 (46.43%) Blackberry
3 13 (46.43%) MS Excel
3 13 (46.43%) MS Office
3 13 (46.43%) Document Management
3 13 (46.43%) Incident Management
3 13 (46.43%) Windows 7
4 5 (17.86%) Legal
5 4 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
5 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 4 (14.29%) Malware Analysis
5 4 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
6 3 (10.71%) Business Transformation
6 3 (10.71%) Six Sigma
6 3 (10.71%) CRM
6 3 (10.71%) Lean Six Sigma
6 3 (10.71%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (7.14%) Linux
7 2 (7.14%) .NET
7 2 (7.14%) C#
7 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
8 1 (3.57%) Change Management
8 1 (3.57%) Firewall
8 1 (3.57%) MVC

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 1 (3.57%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (46.43%) MS Excel
1 13 (46.43%) MS Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Firewall
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
1 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (57.14%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Legal
3 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.57%) Marketing
4 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Analyst
2 13 (46.43%) Help Desk Analyst
2 13 (46.43%) Service Analyst
2 13 (46.43%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Malware Specialist
4 2 (7.14%) Procurement Manager
4 2 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.57%) C# Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Linux Specialist
5 1 (3.57%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) CRM Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) HTML
2 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.57%) CSS
2 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (46.43%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.57%) Clustering
2 1 (3.57%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Windows
2 13 (46.43%) Windows 7
3 2 (7.14%) Linux
4 1 (3.57%) VMS
4 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Document Management
1 13 (46.43%) Incident Management
2 4 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
2 4 (14.29%) Malware Analysis
2 4 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
3 3 (10.71%) Business Transformation
3 3 (10.71%) Six Sigma
3 3 (10.71%) CRM
3 3 (10.71%) Lean Six Sigma
3 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.57%) Change Management
4 1 (3.57%) MVC
4 1 (3.57%) ITIL
4 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.57%) Project Planning
4 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.57%) Process Improvement
4 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
4 1 (3.57%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (3.57%) Java
2 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.71%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (3.57%) RHCE
System Software
1 13 (46.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Citrix
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) NetApp
3 1 (3.57%) Veritas
3 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco