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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank 209 314 283
Rank change year-on-year
+105 -31
Contract jobs citing Law 537 291 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.04% 0.59% 0.66%
As % of the General category 2.63% 1.53% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 163 177
Average daily rate
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£388 £373 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.02% +30.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £186 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £445 £294
% change year-on-year
-12.92% +51.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 20 25
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.35 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.75 £21.59 £24.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%
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
20419 19061 20064
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 39.63% 38.62% 43.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 13433 12068 12623
Average daily rate £440 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.57% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.19% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 523 510 573
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.50 £22.77
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% -9.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.95 £44.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%

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 31 July 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Law across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Law Hourly Rate Histogram 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 31 July 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
London +98 420 £375 +7.14% 207
North West -1 27 £425 -10.52% 19
South East -14 27 £275 -42.10% 28
Yorkshire -8 19 £350 +12.90% 4
East of England -9 17 £389 -13.61% 5
West Midlands +8 13 £425 +17.24% 4
South West 0 12 £488 +236.20% 7
East Midlands 0 1 £475 - 8
North East - 1 £425 -
Law
UK

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 325 (34.17%) Legal
2 314 (33.02%) Finance
3 236 (24.82%) Windows
4 193 (20.29%) Microsoft
5 140 (14.72%) MS Excel
6 136 (14.30%) MS Office
7 130 (13.67%) Windows 7
8 125 (13.14%) Agile Software Development
9 121 (12.72%) Project Management
10 120 (12.62%) ITIL
11 117 (12.30%) Data Centre
12 110 (11.57%) Active Directory
13 108 (11.36%) PRINCE2
14 102 (10.73%) Banking
15 99 (10.41%) SQL
16 90 (9.46%) Citrix
17 88 (9.25%) SQL Server
18 85 (8.94%) Degree
19 83 (8.73%) .NET
20 79 (8.31%) Migration
21 65 (6.83%) Stakeholder Management
21 65 (6.83%) Document Management
22 63 (6.62%) Blackberry
23 56 (5.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 54 (5.68%) Security Cleared
25 53 (5.57%) .NET Framework
26 52 (5.47%) Business Intelligence
27 50 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
28 48 (5.05%) Business Analysis
29 47 (4.94%) MS Project

Law
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 45 (4.73%) SharePoint
2 40 (4.21%) WorkSite
3 35 (3.68%) Lync
4 29 (3.05%) IIS
5 26 (2.73%) MS Exchange
6 20 (2.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 20 (2.10%) CMS
7 14 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
8 13 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
9 9 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
10 8 (0.84%) Node.js
11 6 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
12 5 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (0.42%) IBM Notes
13 4 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2003
13 4 (0.42%) WebSphere
14 3 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2013
15 2 (0.21%) Office Communications Server
15 2 (0.21%) Lotus Domino
15 2 (0.21%) Apache
Applications
1 140 (14.72%) MS Excel
2 136 (14.30%) MS Office
3 47 (4.94%) MS Project
4 37 (3.89%) MS PowerPoint
5 36 (3.79%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.63%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.11%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.11%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.11%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 8 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.21%) Cognos Planning
4 2 (0.21%) Unica
4 2 (0.21%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.21%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 1 (0.11%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 1 (0.11%) Agresso
5 1 (0.11%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.11%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 8 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (0.84%) Office 365
2 7 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.63%) SaaS
4 5 (0.53%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.11%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.11%) PaaS
5 1 (0.11%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 35 (3.68%) VPN
2 33 (3.47%) Intranet
3 23 (2.42%) Internet
4 17 (1.79%) Skype
5 16 (1.68%) Extranet
6 15 (1.58%) WAN
7 13 (1.37%) LAN
7 13 (1.37%) DNS
8 10 (1.05%) SAN
9 9 (0.95%) DHCP
9 9 (0.95%) Firewall
10 8 (0.84%) Wireless
10 8 (0.84%) TCP/IP
11 6 (0.63%) VoIP
12 5 (0.53%) NAS
12 5 (0.53%) MPLS
13 4 (0.42%) WebEx
14 3 (0.32%) IP Telephony
14 3 (0.32%) NetScaler
14 3 (0.32%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (9.25%) SQL Server
2 56 (5.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 40 (4.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 39 (4.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 23 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (2.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 18 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (0.84%) Spotfire
9 8 (0.84%) QlikView
10 6 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
12 4 (0.42%) DB2
12 4 (0.42%) Oracle Database
12 4 (0.42%) Big Data
13 3 (0.32%) Relational Database
13 3 (0.32%) OLAP
14 2 (0.21%) OLTP
14 2 (0.21%) BusinessObjects
14 2 (0.21%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 14 (1.47%) Visual Studio
2 9 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (0.74%) MSI
4 5 (0.53%) NUnit
5 4 (0.42%) MSBuild
6 3 (0.32%) JIRA
6 3 (0.32%) InstallShield
6 3 (0.32%) AdminStudio
7 2 (0.21%) ClearCase
7 2 (0.21%) Mocha
7 2 (0.21%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.11%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.11%) Android Studio
8 1 (0.11%) CocoaPods
8 1 (0.11%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.11%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.11%) Selenium
8 1 (0.11%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.11%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 1 (0.11%) WebDriver
General
1 325 (34.17%) Legal
2 314 (33.02%) Finance
3 102 (10.73%) Banking
4 45 (4.73%) Telecoms
5 37 (3.89%) Retail
6 24 (2.52%) Billing
7 19 (2.00%) Marketing
8 10 (1.05%) Investment Banking
9 8 (0.84%) Back Office
10 7 (0.74%) Retail Banking
11 4 (0.42%) Games
12 3 (0.32%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.32%) Advertising
12 3 (0.32%) German Language
13 2 (0.21%) Local Government
13 2 (0.21%) Front Office
13 2 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.21%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.11%) Military
14 1 (0.11%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 254 (26.71%) Analyst
2 114 (11.99%) Project Manager
3 102 (10.73%) Developer
4 84 (8.83%) Business Analyst
5 71 (7.47%) Service Analyst
6 69 (7.26%) Service Desk Analyst
7 55 (5.78%) Support Analyst
8 39 (4.10%) Trainer
9 36 (3.79%) IT Trainer
10 31 (3.26%) Coordinator
11 29 (3.05%) Architect
12 27 (2.84%) Consultant
12 27 (2.84%) Help Desk Analyst
13 24 (2.52%) Administrator
14 22 (2.31%) Procurement Manager
15 21 (2.21%) Report Developer
16 20 (2.10%) Desktop Support
17 18 (1.89%) Programme Manager
17 18 (1.89%) Project Coordinator
18 17 (1.79%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (8.73%) .NET
2 53 (5.57%) .NET Framework
3 29 (3.05%) HTML
4 25 (2.63%) CSS
5 22 (2.31%) HTML5
6 19 (2.00%) ASP.NET
7 18 (1.89%) CSS3
8 16 (1.68%) AngularJS
8 16 (1.68%) XML
9 14 (1.47%) jQuery
10 10 (1.05%) XSLT
10 10 (1.05%) JSON
11 9 (0.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (0.84%) XML Schema
12 8 (0.84%) Web Services
13 6 (0.63%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (0.53%) REST
14 5 (0.53%) Backbone.js
14 5 (0.53%) ASP.NET Web API
15 4 (0.42%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 117 (12.30%) Data Centre
2 63 (6.62%) Blackberry
3 50 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 46 (4.84%) Management Information System
5 19 (2.00%) User Experience
6 12 (1.26%) Visualisation
6 12 (1.26%) Clustering
6 12 (1.26%) Statistics
6 12 (1.26%) iPhone
7 10 (1.05%) Social Media
8 9 (0.95%) PMI
9 8 (0.84%) E-Learning
10 6 (0.63%) CESG
10 6 (0.63%) Kindle
11 5 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
12 4 (0.42%) Mobile App
12 4 (0.42%) BYOD
12 4 (0.42%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.42%) Smartphone
13 3 (0.32%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 236 (24.82%) Windows
2 130 (13.67%) Windows 7
3 47 (4.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 43 (4.52%) Windows XP
5 31 (3.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 29 (3.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (2.31%) Linux
8 12 (1.26%) Android
9 10 (1.05%) Windows 8
10 9 (0.95%) Apple iOS
11 6 (0.63%) UNIX
12 4 (0.42%) Windows 2000
12 4 (0.42%) AIX
13 2 (0.21%) Windows NT
13 2 (0.21%) zOS
13 2 (0.21%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.11%) Debian
14 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.11%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (13.14%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (12.72%) Project Management
3 120 (12.62%) ITIL
4 108 (11.36%) PRINCE2
5 79 (8.31%) Migration
6 65 (6.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 65 (6.83%) Document Management
7 52 (5.47%) Business Intelligence
8 48 (5.05%) Business Analysis
9 47 (4.94%) CRM
10 46 (4.84%) Change Management
11 45 (4.73%) Scrum
12 41 (4.31%) Practice Management
13 39 (4.10%) Service Management
14 36 (3.79%) Information Security
14 36 (3.79%) Incident Management
15 35 (3.68%) Data Migration
15 35 (3.68%) Data Modelling
16 33 (3.47%) Mentoring
17 30 (3.15%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 99 (10.41%) SQL
2 43 (4.52%) C#
3 36 (3.79%) PowerShell
4 31 (3.26%) T-SQL
4 31 (3.26%) JavaScript
5 11 (1.16%) Java
6 8 (0.84%) XPath
7 7 (0.74%) C++
8 6 (0.63%) VB
9 5 (0.53%) VB.NET
9 5 (0.53%) PHP
10 4 (0.42%) Apex Code
10 4 (0.42%) XAML
11 3 (0.32%) Objective-C
11 3 (0.32%) Ruby
11 3 (0.32%) Python
11 3 (0.32%) Apple Swift
12 2 (0.21%) XMLA
12 2 (0.21%) R
12 2 (0.21%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 85 (8.94%) Degree
2 54 (5.68%) Security Cleared
3 42 (4.42%) SC Cleared
4 27 (2.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 22 (2.31%) PMI Certification
6 19 (2.00%) PMP
7 18 (1.89%) MOS
8 16 (1.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 15 (1.58%) ISEB
10 13 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
10 13 (1.37%) DV Cleared
10 13 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 12 (1.26%) MCDST
12 11 (1.16%) MCITP
13 8 (0.84%) CIPD
13 8 (0.84%) A+ Certification
14 7 (0.74%) MCSE
14 7 (0.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 6 (0.63%) CISSP
15 6 (0.63%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (3.68%) QA
2 24 (2.52%) SLA
3 10 (1.05%) COBIT
4 7 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.63%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.63%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.63%) P3O
6 4 (0.42%) BS25999
7 2 (0.21%) PMBOK
7 2 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 110 (11.57%) Active Directory
2 15 (1.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (1.37%) XenApp
4 11 (1.16%) Microsoft App-V
5 10 (1.05%) NFS
5 10 (1.05%) XenDesktop
6 7 (0.74%) vSphere
7 5 (0.53%) Terminal Server
8 4 (0.42%) VMware ESX
8 4 (0.42%) XenServer
9 3 (0.32%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.21%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.21%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.11%) Docker
11 1 (0.11%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.11%) Snort
11 1 (0.11%) Squid
Systems Management
1 21 (2.21%) SCCM
2 5 (0.53%) NetBackup
2 5 (0.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (0.42%) SCOM
3 4 (0.42%) WSUS
4 3 (0.32%) DameWare
4 3 (0.32%) Puppet
4 3 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.32%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.21%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (0.21%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.11%) Nessus
6 1 (0.11%) WMI
6 1 (0.11%) OpenView
6 1 (0.11%) Legato
6 1 (0.11%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.11%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 1 (0.11%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.11%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 193 (20.29%) Microsoft
2 90 (9.46%) Citrix
3 29 (3.05%) Oracle
3 29 (3.05%) VMware
4 17 (1.79%) Cisco
5 15 (1.58%) HP
6 14 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
7 11 (1.16%) IBM
8 10 (1.05%) Symantec
8 10 (1.05%) Amdocs
9 9 (0.95%) Dell
9 9 (0.95%) Interwoven
10 8 (0.84%) TIBCO
10 8 (0.84%) AppSense
10 8 (0.84%) Tableau
11 7 (0.74%) SAP
12 6 (0.63%) Cognos
12 6 (0.63%) Adobe
12 6 (0.63%) Remedy
12 6 (0.63%) SolarWinds
London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Rate: £600 - 625 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Information Technology Services
Rate: £15 - 18 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per day + Negotiable.
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Fusion Experience
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Information Technology Services
Rate: £75k - 90k per year + bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Information Technology Services
Rate: £65k - 75k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Rate: £65k - 75k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £500 to £700 per day dependent on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Experis Ltd
Rate: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Flexible Working/Home working
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
PwC
Rate: PwC is open to flexible working arrangements where appropriate
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Latcom Ltd
Rate: £185 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £385 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Posted: 6 days ago
London
First Point
Rate: £500 - £525 per day + 6 months + extension
Posted: 7 days ago