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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Law over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Law
Rank 287 216 318
Rank change year-on-year
-71 +102
Contract jobs citing Law 393 583 323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.78% 1.10% 0.64%
As % of the General category 2.16% 2.77% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 363 166
Median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £200 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £475
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -15.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 17
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
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
18193 21049 19420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 36.26% 39.59% 38.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 12233 13758 12258
Median daily rate £450 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 458 586 497
Median hourly rate £20.00 £23.00 £21.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.71 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.83 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-22.57% +14.80%

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Law as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 31 August 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the England region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -81 270 £450 +12.50% 253
South East +21 47 £350 -15.15% 17
Yorkshire +13 29 £415 +27.69% 4
North West +8 13 £600 +50.00% 10
East of England +16 12 £409 +5.14% 1
North East -7 9 £375 -11.76% 6
West Midlands -35 9 £394 -7.35% 8
South West +17 4 £350 -12.50% 10
Law
UK

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Law also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Law.

1 323 (37.87%) Finance
2 239 (28.02%) Legal
3 215 (25.21%) Windows
4 169 (19.81%) Agile Software Development
5 138 (16.18%) MS Office
6 127 (14.89%) Document Management
7 126 (14.77%) Active Directory
8 123 (14.42%) Microsoft
9 117 (13.72%) Citrix
10 113 (13.25%) MS Excel
11 106 (12.43%) Project Management
11 106 (12.43%) Windows 7
12 103 (12.08%) SQL
13 98 (11.49%) .NET
14 97 (11.37%) SQL Server
15 93 (10.90%) Data Centre
16 81 (9.50%) Blackberry
17 78 (9.14%) ITIL
18 70 (8.21%) PRINCE2
19 66 (7.74%) Security Cleared
19 66 (7.74%) Incident Management
20 65 (7.62%) iManage
21 60 (7.03%) C#
21 60 (7.03%) JavaScript
22 57 (6.68%) Stakeholder Management
23 56 (6.57%) Migration
24 55 (6.45%) SC Cleared
25 52 (6.10%) Oracle
26 50 (5.86%) Windows Server
27 48 (5.63%) Scrum

Law
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 39 (4.57%) SharePoint
2 26 (3.05%) MS Exchange
3 25 (2.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 19 (2.23%) IIS
5 17 (1.99%) Skype for Business
6 14 (1.64%) CMS
7 13 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
8 12 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
9 11 (1.29%) SharePoint 2010
10 8 (0.94%) Confluence
10 8 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
11 7 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
12 6 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
13 5 (0.59%) Oracle Service Bus
13 5 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 5 (0.59%) WebSphere
14 4 (0.47%) Apache Spark
15 3 (0.35%) Apache Solr
15 3 (0.35%) Mule
15 3 (0.35%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 138 (16.18%) MS Office
2 113 (13.25%) MS Excel
3 36 (4.22%) MS Project
4 14 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (1.06%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.70%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.12%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 13 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (1.06%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 6 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.70%) Visualfiles
4 4 (0.47%) assyst
4 4 (0.47%) Eloqua
4 4 (0.47%) OpenText MBPM
5 2 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.23%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.23%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.23%) Unica
6 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.12%) Faxination
6 1 (0.12%) SAP Payroll
6 1 (0.12%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 19 (2.23%) Office 365
2 14 (1.64%) SaaS
3 7 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.82%) Mimecast
4 3 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.23%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.23%) PaaS
6 1 (0.12%) IaaS
6 1 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 34 (3.99%) Internet
2 32 (3.75%) Firewall
3 24 (2.81%) Intranet
4 23 (2.70%) Extranet
5 17 (1.99%) DNS
6 16 (1.88%) VPN
7 14 (1.64%) SAN
8 13 (1.52%) WAN
9 12 (1.41%) Unified Communications
10 11 (1.29%) WebEx
11 10 (1.17%) NAS
11 10 (1.17%) TCP/IP
12 9 (1.06%) DMZ
13 8 (0.94%) SSL
14 6 (0.70%) BIG-IP
14 6 (0.70%) Cisco ASA
14 6 (0.70%) HTTPS
15 5 (0.59%) Network Security
15 5 (0.59%) Skype
16 4 (0.47%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (11.37%) SQL Server
2 25 (2.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (2.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (2.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (1.64%) Oracle Database
5 13 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (1.29%) Big Data
6 11 (1.29%) Oracle ODI
7 10 (1.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (0.70%) MongoDB
9 6 (0.70%) NoSQL
10 5 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (0.47%) CouchDB
11 4 (0.47%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.47%) HPCC
11 4 (0.47%) Relational Database
11 4 (0.47%) SQL Server 2016
11 4 (0.47%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 14 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (1.41%) Subversion
3 11 (1.29%) TeamCity
4 10 (1.17%) JIRA
4 10 (1.17%) Visual Studio
5 8 (0.94%) Octopus Deploy
6 7 (0.82%) Oracle Forms
7 6 (0.70%) ClearCase
7 6 (0.70%) Eclipse
7 6 (0.70%) Git (software)
8 5 (0.59%) Cucumber
9 4 (0.47%) IntelliJ
10 3 (0.35%) GitLab
10 3 (0.35%) Gradle
10 3 (0.35%) Jasmine
10 3 (0.35%) Jenkins
10 3 (0.35%) Karma Test Runner
10 3 (0.35%) Maven
11 2 (0.23%) Grunt
11 2 (0.23%) JMeter
General
1 323 (37.87%) Finance
2 239 (28.02%) Legal
3 37 (4.34%) Banking
4 26 (3.05%) Telecoms
5 24 (2.81%) Retail
6 23 (2.70%) Billing
6 23 (2.70%) Marketing
7 15 (1.76%) Advertising
8 10 (1.17%) Publishing
9 5 (0.59%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.59%) French Language
10 3 (0.35%) Back Office
10 3 (0.35%) German Language
10 3 (0.35%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.35%) Military
10 3 (0.35%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.23%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.23%) Local Government
11 2 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.12%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 215 (25.21%) Analyst
2 105 (12.31%) Developer
3 88 (10.32%) Project Manager
4 84 (9.85%) Service Analyst
5 81 (9.50%) Service Desk Analyst
6 59 (6.92%) Architect
6 59 (6.92%) Support Analyst
7 44 (5.16%) IT Analyst
8 41 (4.81%) Help Desk Analyst
8 41 (4.81%) IT Manager
9 40 (4.69%) Business Analyst
10 39 (4.57%) Consultant
11 28 (3.28%) Trainer
12 25 (2.93%) Administrator
12 25 (2.93%) Service Desk Support
13 24 (2.81%) Service Desk Support Analyst
14 23 (2.70%) Legal Analyst
14 23 (2.70%) Technical Manager
15 18 (2.11%) Applications Support
15 18 (2.11%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (11.49%) .NET
2 42 (4.92%) HTML
3 33 (3.87%) ASP.NET
4 31 (3.63%) CSS
5 28 (3.28%) XML
6 24 (2.81%) Web Services
7 19 (2.23%) HTML5
7 19 (2.23%) JSON
8 18 (2.11%) jQuery
8 18 (2.11%) SOAP
9 13 (1.52%) REST
10 12 (1.41%) CAML
10 12 (1.41%) React
11 11 (1.29%) AngularJS
12 10 (1.17%) CSS3
12 10 (1.17%) Middleware
12 10 (1.17%) RESTful
13 9 (1.06%) WCF
14 8 (0.94%) Node.js
14 8 (0.94%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 93 (10.90%) Data Centre
2 81 (9.50%) Blackberry
3 44 (5.16%) Management Information System
4 40 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (2.34%) User Experience
6 16 (1.88%) e-Learning
7 14 (1.64%) Clustering
8 11 (1.29%) Algorithms
8 11 (1.29%) Data Structures
9 10 (1.17%) NHS
10 9 (1.06%) Virtual Team
11 8 (0.94%) Client/Server
12 6 (0.70%) Computer Science
13 5 (0.59%) Learning Management System
13 5 (0.59%) Mobile App
13 5 (0.59%) Replication
14 4 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
14 4 (0.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 4 (0.47%) PKI
14 4 (0.47%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 215 (25.21%) Windows
2 106 (12.43%) Windows 7
3 50 (5.86%) Windows Server
4 47 (5.51%) Unix
5 24 (2.81%) Windows XP
6 22 (2.58%) AIX
7 19 (2.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (1.99%) Linux
9 16 (1.88%) Apple iOS
9 16 (1.88%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (1.76%) Solaris
10 15 (1.76%) Windows 10
11 13 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (0.82%) Android
13 6 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 5 (0.59%) Windows 8
15 4 (0.47%) VMS
16 2 (0.23%) Windows Phone
17 1 (0.12%) Windows 2000
17 1 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (19.81%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (14.89%) Document Management
3 106 (12.43%) Project Management
4 78 (9.14%) ITIL
5 70 (8.21%) PRINCE2
6 66 (7.74%) Incident Management
7 57 (6.68%) Stakeholder Management
8 56 (6.57%) Migration
9 48 (5.63%) Scrum
10 43 (5.04%) Data Protection
11 42 (4.92%) Business Analysis
12 41 (4.81%) Waterfall
13 39 (4.57%) Service Management
14 35 (4.10%) TDD
15 33 (3.87%) Mentoring
15 33 (3.87%) Risk Management
16 32 (3.75%) CRM
17 31 (3.63%) Practice Management
18 30 (3.52%) Information Security
18 30 (3.52%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 103 (12.08%) SQL
2 60 (7.03%) C#
2 60 (7.03%) JavaScript
3 48 (5.63%) PowerShell
4 44 (5.16%) Java
5 36 (4.22%) T-SQL
6 25 (2.93%) Perl
7 22 (2.58%) Python
7 22 (2.58%) Shell Script
8 15 (1.76%) VB
9 13 (1.52%) C
9 13 (1.52%) PL/SQL
10 12 (1.41%) FQL
10 12 (1.41%) Ruby
11 10 (1.17%) PHP
12 8 (0.94%) C++
13 6 (0.70%) VB.NET
14 5 (0.59%) VBScript
15 3 (0.35%) VBA
16 2 (0.23%) Korn
Qualifications
1 66 (7.74%) Security Cleared
2 55 (6.45%) SC Cleared
3 44 (5.16%) Degree
4 29 (3.40%) Microsoft Certification
5 27 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 21 (2.46%) MCP
7 13 (1.52%) DV Cleared
7 13 (1.52%) MCDST
8 12 (1.41%) ISEB
9 11 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (1.06%) CISM
10 9 (1.06%) CISSP
10 9 (1.06%) MCSE
11 8 (0.94%) CCNP
12 7 (0.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 7 (0.82%) PMI Certification
13 6 (0.70%) BPSS Clearance
13 6 (0.70%) MOS
13 6 (0.70%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.34%) QA
2 16 (1.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 14 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (1.64%) SLA
4 8 (0.94%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.94%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.70%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 6 (0.70%) JSP 440
6 4 (0.47%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.12%) ISO27002
7 1 (0.12%) MiFID
7 1 (0.12%) RMADS
7 1 (0.12%) TickIT
System Software
1 126 (14.77%) Active Directory
2 15 (1.76%) XenApp
3 12 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.59%) RHEV
5 4 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (0.47%) vSphere
5 4 (0.47%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.35%) Docker
6 3 (0.35%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.35%) ISA Server
6 3 (0.35%) NFS
6 3 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.23%) Firmware
8 1 (0.12%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.12%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 20 (2.34%) SCCM
2 8 (0.94%) Tivoli
3 7 (0.82%) Puppet
4 5 (0.59%) Control-M
4 5 (0.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 5 (0.59%) WMI
5 4 (0.47%) Ansible
5 4 (0.47%) DBAmp
5 4 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.47%) Oracle Identity Management
5 4 (0.47%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 3 (0.35%) AirWatch
6 3 (0.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 3 (0.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (0.23%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 1 (0.12%) DameWare
8 1 (0.12%) MIMEsweeper
8 1 (0.12%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.12%) SCOM
Vendors
1 123 (14.42%) Microsoft
2 117 (13.72%) Citrix
3 65 (7.62%) iManage
4 52 (6.10%) Oracle
5 32 (3.75%) Cisco
6 28 (3.28%) VMware
7 23 (2.70%) EMC
8 19 (2.23%) ServiceNow
9 15 (1.76%) F5
10 14 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
11 13 (1.52%) NetApp
12 12 (1.41%) HP
13 11 (1.29%) Symantec
14 9 (1.06%) NetIQ
14 9 (1.06%) SAP
15 7 (0.82%) Altiris
15 7 (0.82%) Google
15 7 (0.82%) hybris
16 6 (0.70%) Hyperion
16 6 (0.70%) LexisNexis
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