The table below looks at the statistics for E-Discovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Discovery over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Discovery
Rank 394 425 404
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -21
Contract jobs citing E-Discovery 20 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.082% 0.024% 0.012%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.031% 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 1
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £175.00 - -
E-Discovery
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18761 19158 19398
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.11% 76.59% 74.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13057 13421 13065
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 230 359
Average hourly rate £21.25 £22.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -30.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

E-Discovery
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing E-Discovery across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-Discovery Jobs Demand Trend in London

E-Discovery
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

E-Discovery Daily Rate Trend in London

E-Discovery
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Discovery across the London region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

E-Discovery Daily Rate Histogram in London

E-Discovery
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing E-Discovery across the London region.

E-Discovery Hourly Rate Trend in London

E-Discovery
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-Discovery within the London region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +17 2 £350 -30.00%
Canary Wharf - - - -
E-Discovery
England

E-Discovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing E-Discovery 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 E-Discovery.

1 16 (42.11%) Finance
2 12 (31.58%) Legal
2 12 (31.58%) Banking
3 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
4 10 (26.32%) HP
5 9 (23.68%) MS Office
6 8 (21.05%) Active Directory
6 8 (21.05%) Information Security
7 7 (18.42%) Law
7 7 (18.42%) Symantec
7 7 (18.42%) Management Information System
8 6 (15.79%) Information Security Management
8 6 (15.79%) Security Management
8 6 (15.79%) CISM
8 6 (15.79%) CheckPoint
8 6 (15.79%) CISSP
8 6 (15.79%) Windows
8 6 (15.79%) Document Management
8 6 (15.79%) Qualys
8 6 (15.79%) Digital Forensics
8 6 (15.79%) ArcSight
9 5 (13.16%) SCCM
9 5 (13.16%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (13.16%) Project Management
10 4 (10.53%) Risk Management
10 4 (10.53%) ITIL
10 4 (10.53%) SQL
10 4 (10.53%) VMware
10 4 (10.53%) Computer Forensics

E-Discovery
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing E-Discovery 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 E-Discovery. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.89%) MS Exchange
1 3 (7.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.63%) Lync
2 1 (2.63%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) MS Office
2 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.89%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.63%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) LAN
1 3 (7.89%) SAN
2 2 (5.26%) Firewall
2 2 (5.26%) VoIP
2 2 (5.26%) WAN
2 2 (5.26%) FTP
3 1 (2.63%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) IDOL
2 1 (2.63%) Text Mining
2 1 (2.63%) QlikView
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.63%) EDRMS
General
1 16 (42.11%) Finance
2 12 (31.58%) Legal
2 12 (31.58%) Banking
3 7 (18.42%) Law
4 3 (7.89%) Retail Banking
4 3 (7.89%) Retail
5 1 (2.63%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (52.63%) Analyst
2 10 (26.32%) Business Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) Consultant
4 4 (10.53%) Security Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Information Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Information Security Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) IT Risk Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) IT Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Security Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Operations Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Risk Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Information Specialist
6 2 (5.26%) Senior IT Security Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) IT Security Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Security Specialist
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.89%) Blackberry
2 3 (7.89%) iPhone
2 3 (7.89%) iPad
3 2 (5.26%) RMADS
3 2 (5.26%) PKI
4 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.63%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) Windows
2 3 (7.89%) Windows XP
3 2 (5.26%) Windows Vista
3 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) Information Security
2 6 (15.79%) Information Security Management
2 6 (15.79%) Security Management
2 6 (15.79%) Document Management
2 6 (15.79%) Digital Forensics
3 5 (13.16%) Project Management
3 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (13.16%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (10.53%) ITIL
4 4 (10.53%) Risk Management
4 4 (10.53%) Computer Forensics
5 3 (7.89%) Software Distribution
6 2 (5.26%) SIEM
6 2 (5.26%) Analytics
6 2 (5.26%) Data Architecture
6 2 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.26%) Identity Management
7 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.63%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.53%) SQL
2 2 (5.26%) Perl
2 2 (5.26%) Python
3 1 (2.63%) VB
3 1 (2.63%) C#
3 1 (2.63%) C++
3 1 (2.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) CISSP
1 6 (15.79%) CISM
2 3 (7.89%) Degree
3 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) MCDST
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.63%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (2.63%) Basel II
2 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 8 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.89%) Terminal Server
4 2 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) SCCM
2 3 (7.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (5.26%) ZENworks
3 2 (5.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
2 10 (26.32%) HP
3 7 (18.42%) Symantec
4 6 (15.79%) Qualys
4 6 (15.79%) ArcSight
4 6 (15.79%) CheckPoint
5 4 (10.53%) VMware
6 3 (7.89%) Citrix
7 2 (5.26%) EMC
7 2 (5.26%) Cisco
8 1 (2.63%) IBM
8 1 (2.63%) CA
8 1 (2.63%) Oracle
8 1 (2.63%) Tableau