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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Law
UK / England
Rank 273 265 257
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -8
Contract jobs citing Law 321 400 376
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.79% 0.86% 0.81%
As % of the General category 2.13% 2.22% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 269 245
Median daily rate £400 £388 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £180 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +14.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 20
Median hourly rate £14.73 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.72% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.73 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-10.72% -

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
15049 18053 17914
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 36.88% 38.82% 38.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 9957 11718 11854
Median daily rate £451 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 375 482 425
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +26.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.50 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.95 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £33.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-18.79% +27.88%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 -33 225 £401 +2.88% 281
South East +36 41 £400 +14.28% 14
Yorkshire +8 19 £375 -3.22% 1
South West +15 10 £410 +19.27% 2
East of England -3 10 £443 +4.11% 3
North West +20 7 - - 22
West Midlands -6 6 £350 -30.00% 4
North East -17 2 £400 +18.51% 5
Law
UK

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 January 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.

1 230 (35.06%) Legal
2 215 (32.77%) Finance
3 167 (25.46%) Windows
4 120 (18.29%) Data Centre
5 116 (17.68%) Microsoft
6 112 (17.07%) MS Office
7 93 (14.18%) Agile Software Development
8 88 (13.41%) Active Directory
9 81 (12.35%) Project Management
10 79 (12.04%) SQL
11 77 (11.74%) MS Excel
12 76 (11.59%) ITIL
13 74 (11.28%) Security Cleared
14 67 (10.21%) SC Cleared
15 63 (9.60%) Linux
16 60 (9.15%) Stakeholder Management
17 55 (8.38%) VMware
18 53 (8.08%) Windows 7
19 52 (7.93%) Unix
20 48 (7.32%) Java
21 45 (6.86%) Cisco
21 45 (6.86%) Change Management
22 44 (6.71%) Degree
23 42 (6.40%) PRINCE2
24 40 (6.10%) Banking
24 40 (6.10%) Windows Server
25 39 (5.95%) VMware Infrastructure
26 38 (5.79%) Document Management
27 37 (5.64%) Practice Management
28 36 (5.49%) Blackberry

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 30 (4.57%) MS Exchange
2 20 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2010
2 20 (3.05%) SharePoint
3 11 (1.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 11 (1.68%) WebSphere
4 10 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (1.52%) Skype for Business
4 10 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (1.07%) IIS
7 6 (0.91%) CMS
8 5 (0.76%) Apache
8 5 (0.76%) Mule
9 4 (0.61%) K2 blackpearl
9 4 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.30%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (0.30%) Oracle Coherence
12 1 (0.15%) Kentico
12 1 (0.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 112 (17.07%) MS Office
2 77 (11.74%) MS Excel
3 27 (4.12%) MS Project
4 23 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (2.29%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.76%) Markit EDM
1 5 (0.76%) Visualfiles
2 4 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.15%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.15%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.59%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.91%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (0.76%) Office 365
5 4 (0.61%) SaaS
6 3 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.30%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.30%) PaaS
8 1 (0.15%) IaaS
8 1 (0.15%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.15%) Slack
8 1 (0.15%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 33 (5.03%) SAN
2 21 (3.20%) Firewall
3 19 (2.90%) Internet
4 18 (2.74%) Network Security
4 18 (2.74%) TCP/IP
5 16 (2.44%) DNS
6 11 (1.68%) HTTP
7 9 (1.37%) BIG-IP
7 9 (1.37%) Extranet
8 8 (1.22%) HTTPS
8 8 (1.22%) Intranet
8 8 (1.22%) Unified Communications
9 7 (1.07%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (1.07%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (1.07%) WAN
10 6 (0.91%) DHCP
10 6 (0.91%) Skype
11 5 (0.76%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 5 (0.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 4 (0.61%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (5.49%) SQL Server
2 14 (2.13%) Relational Database
3 12 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (0.91%) RDBMS
6 5 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (0.76%) MongoDB
6 5 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (0.61%) NoSQL
7 4 (0.61%) Power BI
8 3 (0.46%) Big Data
8 3 (0.46%) HBase
8 3 (0.46%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.46%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (0.46%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 22 (3.35%) JIRA
2 16 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (2.29%) Jenkins
4 9 (1.37%) Rational Application Developer
5 7 (1.07%) Maven
5 7 (1.07%) Subversion
6 6 (0.91%) Git (software)
7 4 (0.61%) ClearCase
8 3 (0.46%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.30%) GitLab
9 2 (0.30%) Gradle
9 2 (0.30%) IntelliJ
9 2 (0.30%) Mockito
9 2 (0.30%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.30%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.15%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.15%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.15%) Grunt
10 1 (0.15%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.15%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 230 (35.06%) Legal
2 215 (32.77%) Finance
3 40 (6.10%) Banking
4 21 (3.20%) Telecoms
5 19 (2.90%) Retail
6 16 (2.44%) Marketing
7 10 (1.52%) Retail Banking
8 8 (1.22%) Billing
9 6 (0.91%) Advertising
10 4 (0.61%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.46%) Corporate Banking
11 3 (0.46%) Electronics
11 3 (0.46%) Front Office
11 3 (0.46%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.30%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.30%) Local Government
12 2 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.15%) Games
13 1 (0.15%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.15%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 168 (25.61%) Analyst
2 71 (10.82%) Developer
3 67 (10.21%) Project Manager
4 45 (6.86%) Service Analyst
5 44 (6.71%) Consultant
6 42 (6.40%) Service Desk Analyst
7 38 (5.79%) Architect
8 30 (4.57%) Administrator
9 29 (4.42%) Business Analyst
9 29 (4.42%) Trainer
10 27 (4.12%) Help Desk Analyst
11 26 (3.96%) Support Analyst
12 24 (3.66%) Commercial Manager
13 23 (3.51%) Help Desk Support
13 23 (3.51%) Help Desk Support Analyst
13 23 (3.51%) Java Developer
13 23 (3.51%) Legal Analyst
14 18 (2.74%) 2nd Line Support
14 18 (2.74%) Security Consultant
14 18 (2.74%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (4.73%) XML
2 24 (3.66%) HTML
3 23 (3.51%) .NET
4 20 (3.05%) CSS
5 18 (2.74%) JSON
6 17 (2.59%) SOAP
7 16 (2.44%) Spring
8 13 (1.98%) J2EE
8 13 (1.98%) REST
9 11 (1.68%) RSS
9 11 (1.68%) Web Services
9 11 (1.68%) XSLT
10 10 (1.52%) JavaBeans
10 10 (1.52%) JSP
11 9 (1.37%) Spring Boot
11 9 (1.37%) Struts
12 8 (1.22%) PostGIS
13 7 (1.07%) ASP.NET
13 7 (1.07%) jQuery
13 7 (1.07%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 120 (18.29%) Data Centre
2 36 (5.49%) Blackberry
3 31 (4.73%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (4.57%) Management Information System
5 19 (2.90%) Mainframe
6 18 (2.74%) Video Conferencing
7 17 (2.59%) e-Learning
8 15 (2.29%) IBM Mainframe
9 13 (1.98%) iPad
10 12 (1.83%) EMC VMAX
10 12 (1.83%) EMC VNX
10 12 (1.83%) iPhone
10 12 (1.83%) Replication
11 11 (1.68%) Smartphone
11 11 (1.68%) Web 2.0
12 9 (1.37%) Computer Science
12 9 (1.37%) NHS
13 8 (1.22%) Clustering
13 8 (1.22%) Mobile App
14 5 (0.76%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 167 (25.46%) Windows
2 63 (9.60%) Linux
3 53 (8.08%) Windows 7
4 52 (7.93%) Unix
5 40 (6.10%) Windows Server
6 27 (4.12%) AIX
7 22 (3.35%) Windows 10
8 18 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (2.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (2.29%) Solaris
10 13 (1.98%) Windows 8
11 11 (1.68%) CentOS
11 11 (1.68%) Ubuntu
12 10 (1.52%) Android
13 6 (0.91%) Windows XP
14 5 (0.76%) Apple iOS
14 5 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
15 3 (0.46%) OpenVMS
16 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (14.18%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (12.35%) Project Management
3 76 (11.59%) ITIL
4 60 (9.15%) Stakeholder Management
5 45 (6.86%) Change Management
6 42 (6.40%) PRINCE2
7 38 (5.79%) Document Management
8 37 (5.64%) Practice Management
9 34 (5.18%) Migration
10 32 (4.88%) Risk Management
11 27 (4.12%) Service Management
12 26 (3.96%) Information Management
13 25 (3.81%) Service Delivery
14 24 (3.66%) Waterfall
15 22 (3.35%) Business Intelligence
15 22 (3.35%) Scrum
16 21 (3.20%) Data Modelling
16 21 (3.20%) OO
17 20 (3.05%) Contract Management
17 20 (3.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 79 (12.04%) SQL
2 48 (7.32%) Java
3 33 (5.03%) JavaScript
4 30 (4.57%) Python
5 28 (4.27%) C
6 27 (4.12%) PHP
7 22 (3.35%) Shell Script
8 21 (3.20%) C#
9 16 (2.44%) Perl
10 11 (1.68%) T-SQL
11 5 (0.76%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 5 (0.76%) PL/SQL
11 5 (0.76%) PowerShell
12 4 (0.61%) Bash Shell
12 4 (0.61%) C++
13 3 (0.46%) Scala
13 3 (0.46%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.30%) JCL
14 2 (0.30%) NATURAL
14 2 (0.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 74 (11.28%) Security Cleared
2 67 (10.21%) SC Cleared
3 44 (6.71%) Degree
4 17 (2.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 9 (1.37%) MOS
6 8 (1.22%) DV Cleared
7 7 (1.07%) CIPD
7 7 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (0.91%) PMI Certification
9 5 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.61%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (0.61%) CCIE
10 4 (0.61%) ISEB
10 4 (0.61%) MCSE
10 4 (0.61%) PMP
11 3 (0.46%) MBA
12 2 (0.30%) CISM
12 2 (0.30%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.51%) SLA
2 10 (1.52%) QA
3 8 (1.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (1.07%) Data Quality
5 6 (0.91%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.61%) Disclosure Scotland
8 2 (0.30%) GDPR
8 2 (0.30%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 2 (0.30%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.15%) PMBOK
System Software
1 88 (13.41%) Active Directory
2 39 (5.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.52%) Docker
4 8 (1.22%) RHEV
5 7 (1.07%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (0.76%) XenApp
7 4 (0.61%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.46%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.46%) RACF
9 2 (0.30%) KVM
9 2 (0.30%) LXC
9 2 (0.30%) Time Sharing Option
9 2 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.15%) Firmware
10 1 (0.15%) HDFS
10 1 (0.15%) vSphere
10 1 (0.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (2.90%) Tivoli
2 18 (2.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 17 (2.59%) SCCM
4 14 (2.13%) Puppet
5 10 (1.52%) Oracle Identity Management
5 10 (1.52%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 10 (1.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 8 (1.22%) Control-M
7 6 (0.91%) Cisco CUCM
8 5 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (0.76%) Terraform
8 5 (0.76%) WSUS
9 4 (0.61%) Backup Exec
9 4 (0.61%) NetVault Backup
9 4 (0.61%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (0.30%) Ansible
11 1 (0.15%) EnCase
11 1 (0.15%) FTK
11 1 (0.15%) Graphite
11 1 (0.15%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 116 (17.68%) Microsoft
2 55 (8.38%) VMware
3 45 (6.86%) Cisco
4 32 (4.88%) Citrix
5 27 (4.12%) iManage
6 26 (3.96%) Red Hat
7 25 (3.81%) NetApp
8 24 (3.66%) IBM
8 24 (3.66%) Oracle
9 20 (3.05%) EMC
10 16 (2.44%) NetIQ
11 14 (2.13%) Symantec
12 10 (1.52%) Cyber-Ark
12 10 (1.52%) F5
12 10 (1.52%) HP
13 9 (1.37%) Dell
14 8 (1.22%) Altiris
14 8 (1.22%) Interwoven
15 7 (1.07%) Lumension
15 7 (1.07%) Veeam
London
Information Technology Services
Rate: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Refreshing Recruitment
Rate: £525 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Comtecs
Rate: £500 - £525 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
First Point
Rate: £600.00 - £700.00 per day + 6 month rolling
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Plan-net
Rate: Competitive rate
Posted: 5 days ago
London
First Point
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Red10
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Rate: Market related
Posted: 5 days ago
Hillingdon
Talent Point
Rate: £225.00 - £275 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
North West London
First Point
Rate: £225.00 - £275 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Rate: Up to £350 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £20 - £35 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ninesharp
Posted: 3 days ago