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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Law
Rank 273 224 324
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +100
Contract jobs citing Law 436 535 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.87% 1.04% 0.59%
As % of the General category 2.42% 2.63% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 342 164
Median daily rate £450 £378 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.20% +1.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £190 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £684 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £435
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 19 21
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
18030 20375 18859
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 36.14% 39.42% 38.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 12166 13452 11964
Median daily rate £450 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.13% +4.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 453 521 503
Median hourly rate £21.00 £22.36 £20.59
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.09 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £48.37 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.35 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-0.66% -

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 -50 288 £450 +20.00% 251
Yorkshire +25 48 £453 +31.15% 10
South East +18 45 £300 +9.09% 25
East of England +23 19 - - 12
North West -19 15 £600 +41.17% 9
North East -40 7 £400 -5.88% 11
West Midlands -42 7 £363 -14.70% 8
South West -4 5 £350 -28.20% 3
East Midlands -4 2 £655 +0.76% 3
Law
UK

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 338 (36.42%) Finance
2 289 (31.14%) Legal
3 238 (25.65%) Windows
4 178 (19.18%) Agile Software Development
5 160 (17.24%) MS Office
6 145 (15.63%) Document Management
7 138 (14.87%) Microsoft
8 134 (14.44%) Active Directory
9 125 (13.47%) Citrix
10 123 (13.25%) MS Excel
11 122 (13.15%) Windows 7
12 107 (11.53%) Project Management
13 106 (11.42%) SQL Server
14 105 (11.31%) SQL
15 103 (11.10%) Blackberry
16 97 (10.45%) ITIL
17 96 (10.34%) .NET
18 92 (9.91%) Data Centre
19 75 (8.08%) iManage
20 74 (7.97%) PRINCE2
21 69 (7.44%) Incident Management
22 68 (7.33%) Stakeholder Management
23 67 (7.22%) JavaScript
24 58 (6.25%) Migration
24 58 (6.25%) Security Cleared
24 58 (6.25%) PowerShell
25 57 (6.14%) C#
26 55 (5.93%) Windows Server
27 50 (5.39%) HTML
27 50 (5.39%) Oracle

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 38 (4.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 38 (4.09%) SharePoint
2 25 (2.69%) MS Exchange
3 21 (2.26%) IIS
4 17 (1.83%) Skype for Business
5 14 (1.51%) CMS
6 12 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (1.29%) SharePoint 2013
7 11 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
8 8 (0.86%) Confluence
9 6 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (0.54%) Oracle Service Bus
10 5 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 5 (0.54%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.43%) Apache Spark
11 4 (0.43%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.32%) Apache
12 3 (0.32%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 160 (17.24%) MS Office
2 123 (13.25%) MS Excel
3 32 (3.45%) MS Project
4 18 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.75%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.65%) InfoPath
7 4 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.11%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.11%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 11 (1.19%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (0.97%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 6 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.54%) OpenText MBPM
5 4 (0.43%) assyst
5 4 (0.43%) Eloqua
5 4 (0.43%) Visualfiles
6 2 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.22%) Unica
7 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.11%) Faxination
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.11%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.11%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 18 (1.94%) Office 365
2 13 (1.40%) SaaS
3 8 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.75%) Mimecast
5 2 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.11%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.11%) PaaS
6 1 (0.11%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 37 (3.99%) Internet
2 30 (3.23%) Extranet
3 29 (3.13%) Firewall
4 28 (3.02%) Intranet
5 19 (2.05%) VPN
6 17 (1.83%) DNS
7 12 (1.29%) Unified Communications
7 12 (1.29%) WAN
8 10 (1.08%) DMZ
8 10 (1.08%) WebEx
9 9 (0.97%) NAS
9 9 (0.97%) TCP/IP
10 8 (0.86%) HTTPS
10 8 (0.86%) SAN
10 8 (0.86%) SSL
11 6 (0.65%) BIG-IP
11 6 (0.65%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (0.54%) Skype
13 4 (0.43%) DHCP
13 4 (0.43%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (11.42%) SQL Server
2 32 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 28 (3.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 26 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (2.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 14 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (1.40%) Oracle Database
8 11 (1.19%) Big Data
8 11 (1.19%) Oracle ODI
8 11 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (0.65%) MongoDB
10 6 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (0.65%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (0.54%) NoSQL
11 5 (0.54%) Relational Database
11 5 (0.54%) SQL Server 2000
12 4 (0.43%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.43%) SQLPlus
12 4 (0.43%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 14 (1.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (1.08%) TeamCity
2 10 (1.08%) Visual Studio
3 9 (0.97%) JIRA
3 9 (0.97%) Subversion
4 7 (0.75%) Octopus Deploy
4 7 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
5 6 (0.65%) Eclipse
6 5 (0.54%) Cucumber
6 5 (0.54%) Git (software)
7 4 (0.43%) ClearCase
7 4 (0.43%) Jasmine
8 3 (0.32%) Grunt
8 3 (0.32%) IntelliJ
8 3 (0.32%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (0.22%) GitLab
9 2 (0.22%) Gradle
9 2 (0.22%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.22%) JMeter
9 2 (0.22%) Maven
General
1 338 (36.42%) Finance
2 289 (31.14%) Legal
3 44 (4.74%) Banking
4 29 (3.13%) Telecoms
5 23 (2.48%) Retail
6 22 (2.37%) Billing
7 21 (2.26%) Marketing
8 13 (1.40%) Advertising
8 13 (1.40%) Publishing
9 7 (0.75%) French Language
10 6 (0.65%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.65%) German Language
11 5 (0.54%) Back Office
12 4 (0.43%) Spanish Language
13 3 (0.32%) Military
14 2 (0.22%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.22%) Italian Language
14 2 (0.22%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.11%) Arabic Language
15 1 (0.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 234 (25.22%) Analyst
2 111 (11.96%) Developer
3 93 (10.02%) Service Analyst
4 92 (9.91%) Project Manager
5 90 (9.70%) Service Desk Analyst
6 66 (7.11%) Support Analyst
7 52 (5.60%) Architect
8 51 (5.50%) IT Analyst
9 49 (5.28%) Business Analyst
10 45 (4.85%) Help Desk Analyst
11 44 (4.74%) IT Manager
12 38 (4.09%) Consultant
13 32 (3.45%) Legal Analyst
14 31 (3.34%) Service Desk Support
15 27 (2.91%) Trainer
16 26 (2.80%) Desktop Support
17 25 (2.69%) Service Desk Support Analyst
18 23 (2.48%) Administrator
18 23 (2.48%) IT Support
19 21 (2.26%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (10.34%) .NET
2 50 (5.39%) HTML
3 40 (4.31%) CSS
4 32 (3.45%) ASP.NET
5 29 (3.13%) HTML5
6 27 (2.91%) XML
7 25 (2.69%) Web Services
8 20 (2.16%) CSS3
9 19 (2.05%) Sass
10 18 (1.94%) JSON
11 17 (1.83%) React
12 16 (1.72%) jQuery
13 15 (1.62%) SOAP
14 12 (1.29%) AngularJS
14 12 (1.29%) CAML
15 11 (1.19%) Middleware
15 11 (1.19%) REST
16 9 (0.97%) .NET Framework
17 8 (0.86%) Ajax
18 7 (0.75%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 103 (11.10%) Blackberry
2 92 (9.91%) Data Centre
3 49 (5.28%) Analytical Skills
4 46 (4.96%) Management Information System
5 17 (1.83%) User Experience
6 16 (1.72%) Clustering
7 12 (1.29%) Algorithms
7 12 (1.29%) Data Structures
7 12 (1.29%) e-Learning
8 11 (1.19%) NHS
9 10 (1.08%) Client/Server
10 8 (0.86%) Data Protection Act
11 7 (0.75%) Computer Science
11 7 (0.75%) Virtual Team
12 6 (0.65%) iPad
13 5 (0.54%) iPhone
13 5 (0.54%) Learning Management System
14 4 (0.43%) Derivative
14 4 (0.43%) PKI
14 4 (0.43%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 238 (25.65%) Windows
2 122 (13.15%) Windows 7
3 55 (5.93%) Windows Server
4 47 (5.06%) Unix
5 28 (3.02%) Windows XP
6 20 (2.16%) Apple iOS
7 19 (2.05%) Solaris
7 19 (2.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (1.83%) AIX
10 16 (1.72%) Linux
11 13 (1.40%) Windows 10
12 12 (1.29%) Android
12 12 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (0.86%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.43%) VMS
15 3 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 2 (0.22%) Windows Phone
17 1 (0.11%) Windows 2000
17 1 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (19.18%) Agile Software Development
2 145 (15.63%) Document Management
3 107 (11.53%) Project Management
4 97 (10.45%) ITIL
5 74 (7.97%) PRINCE2
6 69 (7.44%) Incident Management
7 68 (7.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 58 (6.25%) Migration
9 50 (5.39%) Scrum
10 45 (4.85%) Data Protection
11 43 (4.63%) Business Analysis
12 42 (4.53%) TDD
13 41 (4.42%) Service Management
13 41 (4.42%) Waterfall
14 39 (4.20%) E-Commerce
15 38 (4.09%) CRM
16 36 (3.88%) Practice Management
17 29 (3.13%) Open Source
17 29 (3.13%) Risk Management
18 28 (3.02%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 105 (11.31%) SQL
2 67 (7.22%) JavaScript
3 58 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 57 (6.14%) C#
5 43 (4.63%) T-SQL
6 41 (4.42%) Java
7 22 (2.37%) Python
8 20 (2.16%) Perl
9 19 (2.05%) Shell Script
10 13 (1.40%) C
10 13 (1.40%) VB
11 12 (1.29%) FQL
11 12 (1.29%) Ruby
12 10 (1.08%) PL/SQL
13 8 (0.86%) C++
14 7 (0.75%) PHP
15 5 (0.54%) VB.NET
15 5 (0.54%) VBScript
16 2 (0.22%) Scala
16 2 (0.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 58 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 50 (5.39%) Degree
3 46 (4.96%) SC Cleared
4 32 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 24 (2.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 22 (2.37%) MCP
7 19 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
8 16 (1.72%) MCDST
9 12 (1.29%) MOS
10 11 (1.19%) ISEB
11 10 (1.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 9 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
12 9 (0.97%) CISM
12 9 (0.97%) CISSP
12 9 (0.97%) MCSE
13 8 (0.86%) DV Cleared
14 7 (0.75%) BPSS Clearance
14 7 (0.75%) CCNP
14 7 (0.75%) MCSA
15 6 (0.65%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (1.94%) QA
2 14 (1.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 13 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (1.29%) SLA
5 7 (0.75%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.43%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (0.43%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 4 (0.43%) JSP 440
6 4 (0.43%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.11%) ISO27002
7 1 (0.11%) MiFID
7 1 (0.11%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.11%) RMADS
7 1 (0.11%) TickIT
System Software
1 134 (14.44%) Active Directory
2 15 (1.62%) XenApp
3 11 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.54%) Docker
4 5 (0.54%) RACF
4 5 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (0.43%) vSphere
5 4 (0.43%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.32%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.32%) ISA Server
6 3 (0.32%) NFS
6 3 (0.32%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (0.32%) Veritas File System
6 3 (0.32%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (0.22%) Firmware
7 2 (0.22%) RHEV
8 1 (0.11%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (2.05%) SCCM
2 5 (0.54%) Ansible
2 5 (0.54%) CA Single Sign-On
2 5 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (0.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 5 (0.54%) Tivoli
2 5 (0.54%) WMI
3 4 (0.43%) DBAmp
3 4 (0.43%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (0.43%) Oracle Identity Management
3 4 (0.43%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 3 (0.32%) AirWatch
4 3 (0.32%) Puppet
5 2 (0.22%) Control-M
5 2 (0.22%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.22%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 2 (0.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.11%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.11%) DameWare
6 1 (0.11%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 138 (14.87%) Microsoft
2 125 (13.47%) Citrix
3 75 (8.08%) iManage
4 50 (5.39%) Oracle
5 32 (3.45%) Cisco
6 26 (2.80%) VMware
7 23 (2.48%) ServiceNow
8 20 (2.16%) EMC
9 17 (1.83%) F5
10 14 (1.51%) Salesforce.com
11 12 (1.29%) Symantec
12 11 (1.19%) SAP
13 10 (1.08%) NetApp
14 9 (0.97%) HP
14 9 (0.97%) Interwoven
15 8 (0.86%) hybris
16 7 (0.75%) Remedy
16 7 (0.75%) Tableau
16 7 (0.75%) Veritas
17 6 (0.65%) NetIQ
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