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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank 113 115 111
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs citing Law 15 19 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.60% 0.72% 0.22%
As % of the General category 2.07% 2.21% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate
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- £379 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.48%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £380
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 £23.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.26% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £21.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-21.42% +35.48%
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
725 860 739
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 28.98% 32.49% 33.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 415 457 368
Average daily rate £415 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £619 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 68 57
Average hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £34.99
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.66% -14.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -13.72%

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
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 5 March 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +12 8 - - 1
Hertfordshire +2 2 - - 4
Bedfordshire -5 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - - 1
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 25 (71.43%) Windows
2 24 (68.57%) Finance
3 23 (65.71%) Blackberry
3 23 (65.71%) MS Office
3 23 (65.71%) MS Excel
3 23 (65.71%) Active Directory
3 23 (65.71%) Citrix
3 23 (65.71%) Document Management
3 23 (65.71%) Incident Management
3 23 (65.71%) Windows 7
4 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
5 4 (11.43%) Reverse Engineering
5 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
5 4 (11.43%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.71%) Legal
6 2 (5.71%) Linux
6 2 (5.71%) C#
7 1 (2.86%) C++
7 1 (2.86%) .NET
7 1 (2.86%) MFC
7 1 (2.86%) MS Project
7 1 (2.86%) OO
7 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.86%) UNIX
7 1 (2.86%) NetApp
7 1 (2.86%) Six Sigma
7 1 (2.86%) CRM
7 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce

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

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

Applications
1 23 (65.71%) MS Office
1 23 (65.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Cisco Nexus
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (68.57%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.71%) Legal
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (68.57%) Analyst
2 23 (65.71%) Help Desk Analyst
3 22 (62.86%) Service Desk Analyst
3 22 (62.86%) Service Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Developer
4 2 (5.71%) Consultant
5 1 (2.86%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) .NET Developer
5 1 (2.86%) C# Developer
5 1 (2.86%) Support Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) CRM Consultant
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (2.86%) IT Support
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
5 1 (2.86%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
5 1 (2.86%) CLAS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) .NET
1 1 (2.86%) MFC
1 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (65.71%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.86%) CESG
2 1 (2.86%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (2.86%) FlexPod
2 1 (2.86%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 25 (71.43%) Windows
2 23 (65.71%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.71%) Linux
4 1 (2.86%) UNIX
4 1 (2.86%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (65.71%) Document Management
1 23 (65.71%) Incident Management
2 4 (11.43%) Reverse Engineering
2 4 (11.43%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (2.86%) OO
3 1 (2.86%) Six Sigma
3 1 (2.86%) CRM
3 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
3 1 (2.86%) OOD
3 1 (2.86%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (2.86%) Information Security
3 1 (2.86%) MVC
3 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
3 1 (2.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (2.86%) Logistics
3 1 (2.86%) Information Management
3 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (2.86%) Process Improvement
3 1 (2.86%) Business Transformation
3 1 (2.86%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) C#
2 1 (2.86%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) MCIPD
3 1 (2.86%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (65.71%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 23 (65.71%) Citrix
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.86%) NetApp
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco