The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Law over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Ipswich region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Law
Rank 29 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing Law 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.12% 1.15% -
As % of the General category 3.70% 5.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £388 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.75 £17.25 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-20.28% -46.09%
General Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
54 17 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 30.17% 19.54% 27.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 12 22
Average daily rate £405 £431 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.08% +1.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £350 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £457 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Average hourly rate £36.50 - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Law
Suffolk

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Law across the Ipswich region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Law Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Law
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Law across the Ipswich region.

Law Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

Law
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 2 (100.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Billing
2 1 (50.00%) IronPython
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Front Office
2 1 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Billing
2 1 (50.00%) Front Office
2 1 (50.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Development Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) IronPython
1 1 (50.00%) Python