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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Law
Rank 273 276 261
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -15
Contract jobs citing Law 376 417 446
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.82% 0.82% 0.86%
As % of the General category 2.25% 2.11% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 233 283
Median daily rate £325 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £524 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 19 19
Median hourly rate £18.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.12% -
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
16731 19721 19923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 36.28% 38.86% 38.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 11212 12759 12980
Median daily rate £450 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £278 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £639 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 396 523 484
Median hourly rate £23.09 £26.77 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.73% +18.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £12.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.74 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £28.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% +18.75%

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 7 December 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
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 7 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the England region over the 3 months to 7 December 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 -19 257 £300 -27.27% 317
South East +50 46 £340 -9.33% 16
Yorkshire +22 30 £325 -10.34% 6
East of England +5 13 £400 +23.07% 5
North West -3 12 £275 +15.78% 23
South West +15 8 £400 +10.34% 4
West Midlands -29 6 £300 -45.45% 6
East Midlands -5 2 £625 +47.05% 6
North East -34 1 £400 +18.51% 3
Law
UK

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 258 (33.95%) Finance
2 243 (31.97%) Legal
3 189 (24.87%) Windows
4 138 (18.16%) Microsoft
5 127 (16.71%) Agile Software Development
6 125 (16.45%) MS Office
6 125 (16.45%) Data Centre
7 99 (13.03%) Active Directory
8 95 (12.50%) SQL
9 92 (12.11%) ITIL
10 90 (11.84%) MS Excel
11 82 (10.79%) Project Management
12 64 (8.42%) Security Cleared
13 62 (8.16%) Windows 7
13 62 (8.16%) Document Management
14 58 (7.63%) Stakeholder Management
14 58 (7.63%) Unix
15 57 (7.50%) SQL Server
16 56 (7.37%) SC Cleared
17 54 (7.11%) .NET
17 54 (7.11%) VMware
18 53 (6.97%) PRINCE2
18 53 (6.97%) Cisco
19 47 (6.18%) Citrix
20 46 (6.05%) Practice Management
21 44 (5.79%) Migration
21 44 (5.79%) Linux
21 44 (5.79%) iManage
22 43 (5.66%) Blackberry
23 41 (5.39%) Degree

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 33 (4.34%) MS Exchange
2 25 (3.29%) SharePoint
3 20 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (1.97%) Skype for Business
5 14 (1.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 11 (1.45%) WebSphere
7 10 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
9 8 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2013
9 8 (1.05%) WebSphere Application Server
10 7 (0.92%) CMS
10 7 (0.92%) IIS
10 7 (0.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 5 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (0.53%) Apache Spark
12 4 (0.53%) K2 blackpearl
12 4 (0.53%) Oracle Service Bus
13 3 (0.39%) Mule
13 3 (0.39%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 125 (16.45%) MS Office
2 90 (11.84%) MS Excel
3 31 (4.08%) MS Project
4 25 (3.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (1.84%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.53%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.13%) Camtasia
Business Applications
1 11 (1.45%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (0.92%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 7 (0.92%) Visualfiles
3 5 (0.66%) Markit EDM
4 4 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.13%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.13%) Faxination
6 1 (0.13%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.13%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.71%) Office 365
2 10 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.92%) SaaS
4 4 (0.53%) Mimecast
5 3 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.39%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.26%) PaaS
7 1 (0.13%) IaaS
7 1 (0.13%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 35 (4.61%) SAN
2 30 (3.95%) Internet
3 27 (3.55%) Firewall
4 23 (3.03%) DNS
5 19 (2.50%) Intranet
6 18 (2.37%) Extranet
6 18 (2.37%) Network Security
7 14 (1.84%) Unified Communications
8 12 (1.58%) WAN
9 9 (1.18%) TCP/IP
10 8 (1.05%) BIG-IP
10 8 (1.05%) Cisco IOS
10 8 (1.05%) HTTP
10 8 (1.05%) SSL
11 7 (0.92%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (0.92%) DHCP
11 7 (0.92%) WebEx
12 6 (0.79%) Skype
12 6 (0.79%) VPN
13 5 (0.66%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 15 (1.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (1.05%) Big Data
4 8 (1.05%) NoSQL
4 8 (1.05%) Oracle Database
4 8 (1.05%) Oracle ODI
4 8 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (0.53%) Hadoop
7 4 (0.53%) MongoDB
7 4 (0.53%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (0.39%) CouchDB
8 3 (0.39%) HPCC
8 3 (0.39%) Power BI
8 3 (0.39%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 20 (2.63%) JIRA
2 19 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (1.32%) Subversion
4 8 (1.05%) ClearCase
5 7 (0.92%) Jenkins
5 7 (0.92%) Rational Application Developer
6 6 (0.79%) TeamCity
7 5 (0.66%) Git (software)
8 4 (0.53%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (0.53%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (0.53%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.26%) GitLab
9 2 (0.26%) Gradle
9 2 (0.26%) IntelliJ
9 2 (0.26%) Maven
9 2 (0.26%) Mockito
10 1 (0.13%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.13%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.13%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.13%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 258 (33.95%) Finance
2 243 (31.97%) Legal
3 39 (5.13%) Banking
4 38 (5.00%) Telecoms
5 23 (3.03%) Retail
6 18 (2.37%) Marketing
7 14 (1.84%) Billing
8 7 (0.92%) Retail Banking
9 6 (0.79%) Advertising
10 5 (0.66%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.53%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.53%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.39%) Corporate Banking
12 3 (0.39%) Electronics
12 3 (0.39%) Local Government
12 3 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.13%) Back Office
13 1 (0.13%) Front Office
13 1 (0.13%) Games
13 1 (0.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 194 (25.53%) Analyst
2 87 (11.45%) Project Manager
3 66 (8.68%) Developer
4 49 (6.45%) Consultant
5 47 (6.18%) Architect
5 47 (6.18%) Service Analyst
6 44 (5.79%) Service Desk Analyst
7 33 (4.34%) IT Manager
8 32 (4.21%) Administrator
8 32 (4.21%) Business Analyst
9 31 (4.08%) Trainer
10 29 (3.82%) Legal Analyst
11 26 (3.42%) Help Desk Analyst
11 26 (3.42%) Support Analyst
12 24 (3.16%) IT Analyst
13 22 (2.89%) Security Consultant
14 19 (2.50%) Delivery Manager
14 19 (2.50%) Systems Analyst
15 18 (2.37%) Data Analyst
15 18 (2.37%) IT Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (7.11%) .NET
2 18 (2.37%) HTML
3 17 (2.24%) XML
4 14 (1.84%) SOAP
5 12 (1.58%) ASP.NET
6 11 (1.45%) J2EE
6 11 (1.45%) Web Services
7 10 (1.32%) CSS
7 10 (1.32%) Spring
8 9 (1.18%) jQuery
8 9 (1.18%) REST
9 8 (1.05%) JavaBeans
9 8 (1.05%) JSP
9 8 (1.05%) RESTful
10 7 (0.92%) Struts
11 6 (0.79%) AngularJS
11 6 (0.79%) JSON
11 6 (0.79%) WCF
12 5 (0.66%) Node.js
12 5 (0.66%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 125 (16.45%) Data Centre
2 43 (5.66%) Blackberry
3 31 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (3.82%) Management Information System
5 21 (2.76%) e-Learning
6 19 (2.50%) Mainframe
7 17 (2.24%) Video Conferencing
8 15 (1.97%) IBM Mainframe
9 14 (1.84%) iPad
10 12 (1.58%) EMC VMAX
10 12 (1.58%) EMC VNX
11 11 (1.45%) Clustering
11 11 (1.45%) Smartphone
12 10 (1.32%) iPhone
13 9 (1.18%) NHS
13 9 (1.18%) Replication
14 8 (1.05%) Client/Server
14 8 (1.05%) Data Structures
14 8 (1.05%) User Experience
15 7 (0.92%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 189 (24.87%) Windows
2 62 (8.16%) Windows 7
3 58 (7.63%) Unix
4 44 (5.79%) Linux
5 39 (5.13%) Windows Server
6 34 (4.47%) AIX
7 27 (3.55%) Windows 10
8 21 (2.76%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (2.37%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (1.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 15 (1.97%) Solaris
11 12 (1.58%) Android
12 10 (1.32%) Windows 8
13 7 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (0.92%) Windows XP
14 6 (0.79%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.26%) VMS
16 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.13%) OpenVMS
16 1 (0.13%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (16.71%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (12.11%) ITIL
3 82 (10.79%) Project Management
4 62 (8.16%) Document Management
5 58 (7.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 53 (6.97%) PRINCE2
7 46 (6.05%) Practice Management
8 44 (5.79%) Migration
9 37 (4.87%) Change Management
10 34 (4.47%) Risk Management
10 34 (4.47%) Scrum
10 34 (4.47%) Waterfall
11 32 (4.21%) Business Analysis
12 29 (3.82%) CRM
13 28 (3.68%) Data Analysis
13 28 (3.68%) Service Management
14 26 (3.42%) Business Intelligence
14 26 (3.42%) SDLC
14 26 (3.42%) Service Delivery
15 25 (3.29%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 95 (12.50%) SQL
2 32 (4.21%) Java
3 31 (4.08%) Shell Script
4 30 (3.95%) C#
5 29 (3.82%) JavaScript
6 22 (2.89%) PowerShell
7 21 (2.76%) Perl
8 18 (2.37%) T-SQL
9 17 (2.24%) C
9 17 (2.24%) Python
10 11 (1.45%) PHP
11 9 (1.18%) PL/SQL
12 5 (0.66%) VB.NET
13 4 (0.53%) C++
13 4 (0.53%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 3 (0.39%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.39%) VBScript
15 2 (0.26%) JCL
15 2 (0.26%) NATURAL
15 2 (0.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 64 (8.42%) Security Cleared
2 56 (7.37%) SC Cleared
3 41 (5.39%) Degree
4 13 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 12 (1.58%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (1.32%) ISEB
7 9 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (1.18%) DV Cleared
8 8 (1.05%) MCSE
9 7 (0.92%) MCP
9 7 (0.92%) MOS
10 6 (0.79%) CIPD
10 6 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (0.79%) PMI Certification
11 5 (0.66%) BPSS Clearance
11 5 (0.66%) CCIE
11 5 (0.66%) CCNP
12 4 (0.53%) CCDP
12 4 (0.53%) CCSP
12 4 (0.53%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.03%) SLA
2 18 (2.37%) QA
3 15 (1.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (1.18%) PCI DSS
5 8 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.92%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.66%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 5 (0.66%) JSP 440
8 4 (0.53%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.13%) PMBOK
System Software
1 99 (13.03%) Active Directory
2 38 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.18%) XenApp
4 8 (1.05%) RHEV
5 7 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (0.79%) Docker
7 4 (0.53%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.53%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.39%) Firmware
8 3 (0.39%) ISA Server
8 3 (0.39%) vSphere
9 2 (0.26%) Time Sharing Option
9 2 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.13%) HDFS
10 1 (0.13%) KVM
10 1 (0.13%) LXC
10 1 (0.13%) RACF
10 1 (0.13%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 27 (3.55%) SCCM
2 21 (2.76%) Tivoli
3 18 (2.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 13 (1.71%) Puppet
5 11 (1.45%) Oracle Identity Management
5 11 (1.45%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 10 (1.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 8 (1.05%) Control-M
8 5 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (0.66%) WSUS
9 4 (0.53%) Backup Exec
9 4 (0.53%) NetVault Backup
9 4 (0.53%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (0.39%) AirWatch
10 3 (0.39%) DBAmp
10 3 (0.39%) Terraform
10 3 (0.39%) WMI
11 2 (0.26%) Ansible
11 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Clustering
11 2 (0.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 138 (18.16%) Microsoft
2 54 (7.11%) VMware
3 53 (6.97%) Cisco
4 47 (6.18%) Citrix
5 44 (5.79%) iManage
6 37 (4.87%) Oracle
7 30 (3.95%) NetApp
8 25 (3.29%) IBM
9 23 (3.03%) EMC
10 18 (2.37%) NetIQ
10 18 (2.37%) Symantec
11 15 (1.97%) Red Hat
12 12 (1.58%) Altiris
12 12 (1.58%) F5
12 12 (1.58%) HP
13 10 (1.32%) Cyber-Ark
14 9 (1.18%) CheckPoint
14 9 (1.18%) Dell
15 8 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
16 7 (0.92%) Interwoven
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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Central London / West End
First Point
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day + 12-24 months
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First Point
Rate: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Car, Bonus, plus more
Posted: 5 days ago
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First Point
Rate: £500.00 - £575.00 per day
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People Source Consulting
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