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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Law
UK / England
Rank 270 246 280
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +34
Contract jobs citing Law 336 456 364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.80% 0.96% 0.76%
As % of the General category 2.16% 2.49% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 318 231
Median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -8.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 17
Median hourly rate £13.50 £17.25 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.73% +4.54%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.50 £16.50

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
15574 18303 18473
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.20% 38.33% 38.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 10274 12019 11927
Median daily rate £450 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £620
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 436 475 415
Median hourly rate £27.00 £29.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% +34.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.25 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +43.23%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 -42 242 £425 +6.25% 261
South East +36 37 £444 +26.78% 15
Yorkshire 0 17 £425 +9.67% 4
North West +18 11 £408 +1.87% 19
East of England +2 10 £400 -23.80% 3
South West +12 9 £410 +31.20% 2
West Midlands +2 7 £350 -9.67% 7
North East -18 2 £400 -13.04% 8
East Midlands -2 1 - - 3
Law
UK

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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.

1 243 (35.63%) Legal
2 208 (30.50%) Finance
3 172 (25.22%) Windows
4 129 (18.91%) Microsoft
5 126 (18.48%) Data Centre
6 110 (16.13%) MS Office
7 86 (12.61%) Agile Software Development
8 83 (12.17%) ITIL
8 83 (12.17%) Active Directory
8 83 (12.17%) Security Cleared
9 80 (11.73%) SQL
10 77 (11.29%) Project Management
11 76 (11.14%) SC Cleared
12 75 (11.00%) MS Excel
13 70 (10.26%) Linux
14 68 (9.97%) Stakeholder Management
15 57 (8.36%) VMware
16 54 (7.92%) Cisco
17 50 (7.33%) Java
18 47 (6.89%) Unix
18 47 (6.89%) Change Management
18 47 (6.89%) Windows 7
19 46 (6.74%) Windows Server
19 46 (6.74%) Banking
20 45 (6.60%) Practice Management
20 45 (6.60%) Degree
21 43 (6.30%) Migration
21 43 (6.30%) VMware Infrastructure
22 42 (6.16%) PRINCE2
23 36 (5.28%) Analytical Skills

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 23 (3.37%) MS Exchange
2 22 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 19 (2.79%) Skype for Business
4 16 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (1.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 11 (1.61%) WebSphere
6 11 (1.61%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (1.17%) IIS
8 5 (0.73%) Apache
8 5 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (0.73%) K2 blackpearl
8 5 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (0.59%) Mule
10 3 (0.44%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (0.29%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.29%) CMS
11 2 (0.29%) DataSynapse
11 2 (0.29%) Oracle Coherence
12 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 110 (16.13%) MS Office
2 75 (11.00%) MS Excel
3 26 (3.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (3.08%) MS Project
5 15 (2.20%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.59%) Visualfiles
3 3 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.44%) Markit EDM
3 3 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.03%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (0.88%) Office 365
5 2 (0.29%) Slack
6 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.15%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.15%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.15%) Sumo Logic
6 1 (0.15%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 27 (3.96%) SAN
2 22 (3.23%) Firewall
3 18 (2.64%) Internet
4 17 (2.49%) Network Security
4 17 (2.49%) TCP/IP
5 15 (2.20%) Unified Communications
6 14 (2.05%) Cisco Nexus
6 14 (2.05%) DNS
6 14 (2.05%) Skype
7 12 (1.76%) Cisco IOS
8 11 (1.61%) Extranet
9 10 (1.47%) HTTP
10 9 (1.32%) BIG-IP
11 8 (1.17%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (1.17%) Intranet
12 7 (1.03%) HTTPS
13 6 (0.88%) DHCP
13 6 (0.88%) WebEx
14 5 (0.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 5 (0.73%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (4.99%) SQL Server
2 16 (2.35%) Relational Database
2 16 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (1.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (1.17%) RDBMS
8 7 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (0.88%) Power BI
10 5 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (0.73%) MongoDB
11 4 (0.59%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (0.59%) Apache Hive
11 4 (0.59%) Big Data
11 4 (0.59%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (0.44%) HBase
12 3 (0.44%) NoSQL
12 3 (0.44%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 22 (3.23%) JIRA
2 15 (2.20%) Jenkins
2 15 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (1.47%) Rational Application Developer
4 7 (1.03%) Maven
5 5 (0.73%) Git (software)
6 4 (0.59%) Subversion
7 3 (0.44%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.29%) AnthillPro
8 2 (0.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.29%) ClearCase
8 2 (0.29%) CruiseControl
8 2 (0.29%) HP UFT
8 2 (0.29%) Hudson
8 2 (0.29%) LoadRunner
8 2 (0.29%) Mockito
8 2 (0.29%) Selenium
8 2 (0.29%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.29%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 243 (35.63%) Legal
2 208 (30.50%) Finance
3 46 (6.74%) Banking
4 25 (3.67%) Telecoms
5 17 (2.49%) Retail
6 12 (1.76%) Marketing
7 11 (1.61%) Retail Banking
8 9 (1.32%) Billing
9 4 (0.59%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.44%) Advertising
10 3 (0.44%) Corporate Banking
10 3 (0.44%) Electronics
10 3 (0.44%) Front Office
10 3 (0.44%) General Ledger
10 3 (0.44%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.29%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.29%) Local Government
12 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 173 (25.37%) Analyst
2 67 (9.82%) Developer
3 66 (9.68%) Project Manager
4 44 (6.45%) Consultant
5 42 (6.16%) Architect
6 40 (5.87%) Business Analyst
6 40 (5.87%) Service Analyst
7 36 (5.28%) Service Desk Analyst
7 36 (5.28%) Trainer
8 31 (4.55%) Administrator
9 28 (4.11%) Support Analyst
10 25 (3.67%) Commercial Manager
10 25 (3.67%) Help Desk Analyst
11 24 (3.52%) Legal Analyst
12 23 (3.37%) Help Desk Support
12 23 (3.37%) Help Desk Support Analyst
13 22 (3.23%) IT Trainer
13 22 (3.23%) Java Developer
14 18 (2.64%) Security Consultant
15 17 (2.49%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (4.40%) XML
2 23 (3.37%) HTML
3 19 (2.79%) CSS
4 18 (2.64%) .NET
5 16 (2.35%) JSON
5 16 (2.35%) Spring
6 15 (2.20%) SOAP
7 13 (1.91%) J2EE
8 12 (1.76%) JSP
8 12 (1.76%) REST
9 11 (1.61%) JavaBeans
9 11 (1.61%) RSS
9 11 (1.61%) Struts
9 11 (1.61%) XSLT
10 9 (1.32%) Spring Boot
11 8 (1.17%) ASP.NET
11 8 (1.17%) MDX
11 8 (1.17%) PostGIS
11 8 (1.17%) Web Services
11 8 (1.17%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 126 (18.48%) Data Centre
2 36 (5.28%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (5.13%) Blackberry
4 29 (4.25%) Management Information System
5 19 (2.79%) e-Learning
5 19 (2.79%) Video Conferencing
6 17 (2.49%) Mainframe
7 15 (2.20%) IBM Mainframe
8 14 (2.05%) Clustering
9 13 (1.91%) iPad
10 12 (1.76%) EMC VMAX
10 12 (1.76%) EMC VNX
10 12 (1.76%) iPhone
11 11 (1.61%) Smartphone
11 11 (1.61%) Web 2.0
12 10 (1.47%) NHS
13 9 (1.32%) Computer Science
13 9 (1.32%) Replication
14 6 (0.88%) iSeries
14 6 (0.88%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 172 (25.22%) Windows
2 70 (10.26%) Linux
3 47 (6.89%) Unix
3 47 (6.89%) Windows 7
4 46 (6.74%) Windows Server
5 27 (3.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (3.67%) Windows 10
7 21 (3.08%) AIX
8 19 (2.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 18 (2.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 17 (2.49%) CentOS
11 15 (2.20%) Solaris
11 15 (2.20%) Windows 8
12 12 (1.76%) Ubuntu
13 10 (1.47%) Android
14 7 (1.03%) Windows XP
15 6 (0.88%) Apple iOS
16 4 (0.59%) OpenVMS
16 4 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
17 1 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (12.61%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (12.17%) ITIL
3 77 (11.29%) Project Management
4 68 (9.97%) Stakeholder Management
5 47 (6.89%) Change Management
6 45 (6.60%) Practice Management
7 43 (6.30%) Migration
8 42 (6.16%) PRINCE2
9 32 (4.69%) Document Management
9 32 (4.69%) Service Management
10 28 (4.11%) Information Management
10 28 (4.11%) Risk Management
11 25 (3.67%) CRM
11 25 (3.67%) Service Delivery
11 25 (3.67%) Waterfall
12 24 (3.52%) Business Intelligence
12 24 (3.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 23 (3.37%) Business Analysis
14 22 (3.23%) OO
14 22 (3.23%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 80 (11.73%) SQL
2 50 (7.33%) Java
3 33 (4.84%) JavaScript
4 32 (4.69%) Python
5 27 (3.96%) C
6 25 (3.67%) C#
7 24 (3.52%) PHP
8 19 (2.79%) Shell Script
9 11 (1.61%) Perl
10 9 (1.32%) T-SQL
11 8 (1.17%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 8 (1.17%) PowerShell
12 5 (0.73%) Bash Shell
12 5 (0.73%) Scala
13 4 (0.59%) C++
14 3 (0.44%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.29%) JCL
16 1 (0.15%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 83 (12.17%) Security Cleared
2 76 (11.14%) SC Cleared
3 45 (6.60%) Degree
4 18 (2.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 11 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (1.32%) MOS
7 8 (1.17%) PMI Certification
7 8 (1.17%) PMP
8 7 (1.03%) CIPD
8 7 (1.03%) MCP
9 6 (0.88%) DV Cleared
9 6 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.59%) BPSS Clearance
11 4 (0.59%) MCSE
12 3 (0.44%) CCIE
12 3 (0.44%) ISEB
12 3 (0.44%) MBA
13 2 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.37%) SLA
2 11 (1.61%) QA
3 6 (0.88%) Data Quality
3 6 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.59%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (0.59%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.44%) GDPR
6 2 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.29%) PMBOK
System Software
1 83 (12.17%) Active Directory
2 43 (6.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.61%) Docker
4 8 (1.17%) Hyper-V
5 7 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (0.73%) RHEV
6 5 (0.73%) XenApp
7 4 (0.59%) RACF
7 4 (0.59%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.29%) HDFS
8 2 (0.29%) KVM
8 2 (0.29%) LXC
8 2 (0.29%) Time Sharing Option
8 2 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.15%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.15%) Firmware
9 1 (0.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 20 (2.93%) Tivoli
2 16 (2.35%) SCCM
3 14 (2.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 13 (1.91%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 11 (1.61%) Oracle Identity Management
5 11 (1.61%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 10 (1.47%) Puppet
7 9 (1.32%) Microsoft Clustering
8 8 (1.17%) Cisco CUCM
9 6 (0.88%) PowerCLI
9 6 (0.88%) Terraform
10 5 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
10 5 (0.73%) WSUS
11 4 (0.59%) Backup Exec
11 4 (0.59%) Control-M
11 4 (0.59%) NetVault Backup
11 4 (0.59%) Norton AntiVirus
12 3 (0.44%) NetBackup
13 2 (0.29%) CA Service Virtualization
13 2 (0.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 129 (18.91%) Microsoft
2 57 (8.36%) VMware
3 54 (7.92%) Cisco
4 30 (4.40%) Red Hat
5 29 (4.25%) Citrix
6 24 (3.52%) IBM
6 24 (3.52%) Oracle
7 22 (3.23%) NetApp
8 21 (3.08%) Symantec
9 20 (2.93%) iManage
10 19 (2.79%) HP
11 17 (2.49%) NetIQ
12 16 (2.35%) EMC
13 13 (1.91%) Lumension
14 10 (1.47%) CyberArk
14 10 (1.47%) F5
15 9 (1.32%) Dell
15 9 (1.32%) SAP
15 9 (1.32%) ServiceNow
16 8 (1.17%) Interwoven
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