The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Law over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Law
Rank 256 294 272
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -22
Contract jobs citing Law 408 342 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.86% 0.73% 0.78%
As % of the General category 2.25% 1.88% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 220 216
Average daily rate £400 £413 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +11.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 18 19
Average hourly rate £16.75 £16.50 £17.95
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.51% -8.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.00 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.80 £20.60 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- -21.42%
Law
UK

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

General Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
18166 18213 18390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.50% 38.68% 40.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 11883 11826 11583
Average daily rate £450 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £605 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 496 427 586
Average hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.25 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.10 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Law Jobs Demand Trend in England

Law
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Law Daily Rate Trend in England

Law
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Law across the England region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Law Daily Rate Histogram in England

Law
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Law Hourly Rate Trend in England

Law
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
London +51 318 £400 -3.03% 313
Yorkshire -12 25 £388 -44.64% 19
South East +16 17 £350 -17.64% 22
West Midlands -16 13 £388 +34.78% 5
North West -28 12 £500 +81.81% 12
East of England -3 11 £425 - 4
South West +1 7 £313 -34.21% 6
East Midlands -11 6 £588 +213.33% 9
North East - 4 £460 - 1
Law
UK

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 337 (37.53%) Legal
2 286 (31.85%) Finance
3 222 (24.72%) Windows
4 183 (20.38%) Project Management
5 156 (17.37%) Active Directory
6 153 (17.04%) MS Office
7 149 (16.59%) Microsoft
8 148 (16.48%) Agile Software Development
9 145 (16.15%) Windows 7
10 128 (14.25%) MS Excel
11 116 (12.92%) PRINCE2
12 102 (11.36%) ITIL
13 91 (10.13%) Citrix
14 89 (9.91%) iManage
15 84 (9.35%) Blackberry
16 82 (9.13%) SQL
17 79 (8.80%) Banking
18 73 (8.13%) Stakeholder Management
19 64 (7.13%) Document Management
19 64 (7.13%) Security Cleared
20 62 (6.90%) SQL Server
21 59 (6.57%) Waterfall
22 58 (6.46%) Windows Server
23 57 (6.35%) Change Management
24 56 (6.24%) SC Cleared
25 54 (6.01%) Degree
26 53 (5.90%) Data Centre
26 53 (5.90%) Analytical Skills
27 51 (5.68%) Windows XP
27 51 (5.68%) Business Analysis

Law
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 42 (4.68%) SharePoint
2 32 (3.56%) MS Exchange
3 29 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 16 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 13 (1.45%) Skype for Business
6 11 (1.22%) CMS
7 10 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (0.78%) OpenStack
9 6 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (0.67%) IIS
10 3 (0.33%) Alfresco
11 2 (0.22%) Apache
11 2 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.11%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.11%) IBM Domino
12 1 (0.11%) JBoss
12 1 (0.11%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.11%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 153 (17.04%) MS Office
2 128 (14.25%) MS Excel
3 49 (5.46%) MS Project
4 40 (4.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (1.56%) MS Visio
6 11 (1.22%) Adobe Captivate
7 10 (1.11%) Acrobat
8 3 (0.33%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.22%) Adobe After Effects
9 2 (0.22%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.11%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
1 8 (0.89%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.33%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.11%) Cognos Planning
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.11%) Global One
5 1 (0.11%) Loan IQ
5 1 (0.11%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 1 (0.11%) Relativity
5 1 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.11%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.11%) SAP PSCD
5 1 (0.11%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.56%) Mimecast
3 2 (0.22%) Office 365
3 2 (0.22%) SaaS
4 1 (0.11%) IaaS
4 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.90%) WAN
2 24 (2.67%) LAN
3 22 (2.45%) VPN
4 16 (1.78%) VoIP
5 14 (1.56%) Internet
6 13 (1.45%) DHCP
6 13 (1.45%) DNS
6 13 (1.45%) Firewall
6 13 (1.45%) SAN
7 11 (1.22%) Intranet
8 10 (1.11%) WebEx
9 8 (0.89%) Network Security
9 8 (0.89%) Remote Desktop
9 8 (0.89%) TCP/IP
10 7 (0.78%) IP Telephony
11 6 (0.67%) Wireless
12 5 (0.56%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (0.56%) EIGRP
12 5 (0.56%) HTTPS
13 4 (0.45%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 39 (4.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 28 (3.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (1.34%) BusinessObjects
8 11 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (0.89%) Relational Database
10 7 (0.78%) SQL Server 2014
11 6 (0.67%) Big Data
11 6 (0.67%) MySQL
12 5 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (0.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 3 (0.33%) Hadoop
14 3 (0.33%) RDBMS
14 3 (0.33%) SQL Server 2000
14 3 (0.33%) Star Schema
15 2 (0.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 6 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (0.45%) Jenkins
2 4 (0.45%) Selenium
2 4 (0.45%) SpecFlow
2 4 (0.45%) WebDriver
3 3 (0.33%) JIRA
4 2 (0.22%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.22%) Grunt
4 2 (0.22%) gulp
4 2 (0.22%) InstallShield
4 2 (0.22%) Jasmine
4 2 (0.22%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.11%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.11%) Hudson
5 1 (0.11%) JMeter
5 1 (0.11%) JUnit
5 1 (0.11%) Mocha
5 1 (0.11%) Mockito
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 337 (37.53%) Legal
2 286 (31.85%) Finance
3 79 (8.80%) Banking
4 24 (2.67%) Retail
5 19 (2.12%) Telecoms
6 11 (1.22%) Marketing
7 8 (0.89%) Publishing
8 7 (0.78%) Billing
8 7 (0.78%) Investment Banking
9 6 (0.67%) Financial Institution
9 6 (0.67%) French Language
10 5 (0.56%) Back Office
10 5 (0.56%) Retail Banking
11 4 (0.45%) Advertising
11 4 (0.45%) Brand Awareness
11 4 (0.45%) German Language
12 3 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.22%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.22%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.22%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 288 (32.07%) Analyst
2 126 (14.03%) Project Manager
3 79 (8.80%) Service Desk Analyst
4 77 (8.57%) Service Analyst
5 74 (8.24%) Business Analyst
6 60 (6.68%) Support Analyst
7 59 (6.57%) Developer
8 41 (4.57%) Trainer
9 40 (4.45%) IT Analyst
10 39 (4.34%) IT Trainer
10 39 (4.34%) Legal Analyst
11 34 (3.79%) Consultant
12 33 (3.67%) IT Manager
13 29 (3.23%) Help Desk Analyst
14 27 (3.01%) Desktop Analyst
14 27 (3.01%) Desktop Support
15 24 (2.67%) 2nd Line Support
15 24 (2.67%) Change Manager
16 23 (2.56%) Administrator
17 22 (2.45%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (4.23%) .NET
2 27 (3.01%) HTML
3 24 (2.67%) Web Services
4 22 (2.45%) CSS
5 13 (1.45%) .NET Framework
5 13 (1.45%) CSS3
5 13 (1.45%) HTML5
6 12 (1.34%) React
6 12 (1.34%) Sass
6 12 (1.34%) XML
7 11 (1.22%) ASP.NET
8 8 (0.89%) jQuery
9 7 (0.78%) Backbone.js
10 6 (0.67%) AngularJS
11 4 (0.45%) Gherkin
11 4 (0.45%) Software Packaging
11 4 (0.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (0.33%) Classic ASP
12 3 (0.33%) JSON
12 3 (0.33%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 84 (9.35%) Blackberry
2 53 (5.90%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (5.90%) Data Centre
3 26 (2.90%) e-Learning
4 19 (2.12%) Management Information System
5 18 (2.00%) Clustering
6 17 (1.89%) iPad
7 11 (1.22%) NHS
8 10 (1.11%) Smartphone
9 8 (0.89%) Social Media
9 8 (0.89%) User Experience
9 8 (0.89%) Visualisation
10 7 (0.78%) Replication
10 7 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
11 6 (0.67%) Data Protection Act
12 5 (0.56%) Client/Server
12 5 (0.56%) Fat Client
12 5 (0.56%) iPhone
12 5 (0.56%) Learning Management System
12 5 (0.56%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 222 (24.72%) Windows
2 145 (16.15%) Windows 7
3 58 (6.46%) Windows Server
4 51 (5.68%) Windows XP
5 32 (3.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (2.56%) Linux
8 22 (2.45%) Windows 8
9 21 (2.34%) Android
10 16 (1.78%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (0.89%) Unix
12 5 (0.56%) Windows 10
13 4 (0.45%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.33%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.33%) OpenVMS
14 3 (0.33%) zOS
15 2 (0.22%) Data ONTAP
15 2 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.22%) Solaris
15 2 (0.22%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (20.38%) Project Management
2 148 (16.48%) Agile Software Development
3 116 (12.92%) PRINCE2
4 102 (11.36%) ITIL
5 73 (8.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 64 (7.13%) Document Management
7 59 (6.57%) Waterfall
8 57 (6.35%) Change Management
9 51 (5.68%) Business Analysis
9 51 (5.68%) Migration
10 45 (5.01%) Practice Management
11 42 (4.68%) Data Protection
12 41 (4.57%) Mentoring
13 35 (3.90%) ERP
13 35 (3.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 34 (3.79%) People Management
15 33 (3.67%) E-Commerce
16 32 (3.56%) Incident Management
17 29 (3.23%) Change Control
18 28 (3.12%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (9.13%) SQL
2 41 (4.57%) PowerShell
3 39 (4.34%) JavaScript
4 38 (4.23%) C#
5 32 (3.56%) T-SQL
6 31 (3.45%) Python
7 21 (2.34%) Java
8 17 (1.89%) C++
9 16 (1.78%) VB.NET
10 13 (1.45%) Ruby
11 12 (1.34%) C
12 8 (0.89%) VBScript
13 7 (0.78%) Bash Shell
13 7 (0.78%) VBA
14 3 (0.33%) Perl
14 3 (0.33%) VB
15 2 (0.22%) ES6
15 2 (0.22%) PHP
15 2 (0.22%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.22%) R
Qualifications
1 64 (7.13%) Security Cleared
2 56 (6.24%) SC Cleared
3 54 (6.01%) Degree
4 33 (3.67%) DV Cleared
4 33 (3.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 27 (3.01%) ITIL Certification
6 22 (2.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 21 (2.34%) ISEB
8 19 (2.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 11 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (1.22%) PMI Certification
10 10 (1.11%) CIPD
11 9 (1.00%) MOS
11 9 (1.00%) PMP
12 8 (0.89%) CCNP
13 7 (0.78%) CCNA
13 7 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 7 (0.78%) MCT
14 6 (0.67%) APMP
15 5 (0.56%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.34%) QA
2 8 (0.89%) SLA
3 7 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (0.78%) PCI DSS
3 7 (0.78%) PMBOK
4 3 (0.33%) GAAP
4 3 (0.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 3 (0.33%) JSP 440
4 3 (0.33%) RMADS
5 2 (0.22%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.11%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.11%) MiFID
6 1 (0.11%) P3O
System Software
1 156 (17.37%) Active Directory
2 24 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.22%) vSphere
3 11 (1.22%) XenDesktop
4 8 (0.89%) XenApp
5 4 (0.45%) Docker
5 4 (0.45%) KVM
5 4 (0.45%) XenServer
6 3 (0.33%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (0.33%) ProxySG
6 3 (0.33%) RACF
7 2 (0.22%) Sendmail
7 2 (0.22%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.11%) Veritas File System
8 1 (0.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.11%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 29 (3.23%) SCCM
2 12 (1.34%) SCOM
3 6 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.67%) Puppet
4 4 (0.45%) Ansible
5 3 (0.33%) CA Single Sign-On
5 3 (0.33%) Cisco UCCX
5 3 (0.33%) Proventia
5 3 (0.33%) QRadar
5 3 (0.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (0.22%) Cisco IPCC
6 2 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (0.22%) SCDPM
6 2 (0.22%) SCVMM
6 2 (0.22%) ThinApp
6 2 (0.22%) WMI
7 1 (0.11%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.11%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 149 (16.59%) Microsoft
2 91 (10.13%) Citrix
3 89 (9.91%) iManage
4 48 (5.35%) VMware
5 47 (5.23%) Cisco
6 18 (2.00%) Oracle
7 14 (1.56%) NetApp
7 14 (1.56%) SAP
8 13 (1.45%) Adobe
8 13 (1.45%) HP
9 10 (1.11%) ServiceNow
10 7 (0.78%) Apple
10 7 (0.78%) Cognos
10 7 (0.78%) Rackspace
10 7 (0.78%) Remedy
11 6 (0.67%) CheckPoint
11 6 (0.67%) Hummingbird
11 6 (0.67%) hybris
11 6 (0.67%) SolarWinds
12 5 (0.56%) Riverbed
South West London
First Point
Rate: £300.00 - £375.00 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Spencer Rose
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Rate: £550 - 650 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol
Cognitive Group Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £375 to £425 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £425 per day 3 months initial contract
Posted: Yesterday
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
First Point
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Plan-net
Rate: Unspecified Competitive Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Plan-net
Rate: Unspecified Competitive Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
ECS
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £80 - £150 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
First Point
Rate: £350.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of Westminster
Talent Point
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of Westminster
Talent Point
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
First Point
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Venn Group
Rate: £200 - £220 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Refreshing Recruitment
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Information Technology Services
Rate: £18 - 20 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Information Technology Services
Rate: £15 - 18 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Talent Point
Rate: £400.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Talent Point
Rate: £475.00 - £550 per day + 24 month programme
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Talent Point
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Talent Point
Rate: £200.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Talent Point
Rate: £450.00 - £575.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £376 - £450 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Talent Point
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 17 days ago