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 30 July 2015 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Discovery
Rank 377 385 413
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +28
Contract jobs citing E-Discovery 29 21 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.089% 0.012%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.11% 0.016%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 12 1
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£438 £413 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -17.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £538 £250 -
% change year-on-year
+115.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £175.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £175.00 -
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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
18669 18628 19067
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.31% 78.98% 78.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 13338 13018 13239
Average daily rate £450 £448 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.55% -0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 217 226 262
Average hourly rate £21.75 £20.16 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.88% -28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £77.00 £53.50 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -14.51%

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 2015. 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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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 -4 10 £438 +27.27% 1
E-Discovery
England

E-Discovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 26 (41.94%) Finance
2 23 (37.10%) Legal
2 23 (37.10%) Microsoft
2 23 (37.10%) HP
3 19 (30.65%) Active Directory
3 19 (30.65%) SQL
4 18 (29.03%) MS Excel
5 16 (25.81%) Windows
5 16 (25.81%) Cisco
6 15 (24.19%) Juniper
6 15 (24.19%) Citrix
7 14 (22.58%) SAN
7 14 (22.58%) VPN
7 14 (22.58%) LAN
7 14 (22.58%) WAN
7 14 (22.58%) ITIL
7 14 (22.58%) Firewall
8 13 (20.97%) VMware
8 13 (20.97%) SMTP
8 13 (20.97%) SSL
8 13 (20.97%) SNMP
8 13 (20.97%) CommVault
8 13 (20.97%) Dell
8 13 (20.97%) NetApp
8 13 (20.97%) MPLS
8 13 (20.97%) vSphere
8 13 (20.97%) Data Analytics
8 13 (20.97%) Analytics
9 12 (19.35%) Network Security
9 12 (19.35%) Project Management

E-Discovery
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 8 (12.90%) WebSphere
2 7 (11.29%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.45%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.45%) IIS
3 4 (6.45%) Lotus Domino
4 3 (4.84%) Lync
5 1 (1.61%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.61%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 18 (29.03%) MS Excel
2 9 (14.52%) MS Visio
2 9 (14.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 9 (14.52%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.45%) SaaS
1 4 (6.45%) PaaS
2 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.58%) LAN
1 14 (22.58%) WAN
1 14 (22.58%) VPN
1 14 (22.58%) SAN
1 14 (22.58%) Firewall
2 13 (20.97%) SNMP
2 13 (20.97%) MPLS
2 13 (20.97%) SSL
2 13 (20.97%) SMTP
3 12 (19.35%) Network Security
4 9 (14.52%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (12.90%) NetScaler
5 8 (12.90%) VLAN
6 5 (8.06%) NAS
7 4 (6.45%) Unified Communications
7 4 (6.45%) Software-Defined Networking
8 2 (3.23%) WebEx
9 1 (1.61%) NX-OS
9 1 (1.61%) ISDN
9 1 (1.61%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.90%) Big Data
2 6 (9.68%) IDOL
3 5 (8.06%) Data Mining
4 2 (3.23%) EDRMS
5 1 (1.61%) MySQL
General
1 26 (41.94%) Finance
2 23 (37.10%) Legal
3 10 (16.13%) Banking
4 5 (8.06%) Investment Banking
5 3 (4.84%) Law
6 1 (1.61%) Advertising
6 1 (1.61%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 31 (50.00%) Analyst
2 16 (25.81%) Business Analyst
3 13 (20.97%) Project Manager
4 8 (12.90%) Architect
4 8 (12.90%) Infrastructure Architect
5 7 (11.29%) Security Analyst
6 6 (9.68%) Information Security Analyst
6 6 (9.68%) Information Analyst
7 5 (8.06%) Data Analyst
7 5 (8.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) Senior Architect
8 4 (6.45%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (4.84%) Technical Business Analyst
9 3 (4.84%) Business Manager
9 3 (4.84%) Applications Manager
9 3 (4.84%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (4.84%) Technical Architect
10 2 (3.23%) Technical Analyst
10 2 (3.23%) IT Project Manager
11 1 (1.61%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.29%) Web Services
2 2 (3.23%) XMPP
3 1 (1.61%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) Data Centre
2 8 (12.90%) Public Cloud
2 8 (12.90%) Client/Server
2 8 (12.90%) PKI
3 3 (4.84%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.23%) Taxonomies
4 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.23%) SecurID
5 1 (1.61%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 16 (25.81%) Windows
2 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (3.23%) Android
3 2 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.58%) ITIL
2 13 (20.97%) Data Analytics
2 13 (20.97%) Analytics
3 12 (19.35%) Project Management
4 10 (16.13%) Information Security
5 8 (12.90%) Process Management
5 8 (12.90%) Service Delivery
5 8 (12.90%) Data Architecture
6 7 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (11.29%) Business Analysis
6 7 (11.29%) PRINCE2
6 7 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (11.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (11.29%) BCP
7 6 (9.68%) Data Analysis
7 6 (9.68%) Digital Forensics
8 5 (8.06%) Server Hardening
8 5 (8.06%) TOGAF
8 5 (8.06%) Document Management
9 4 (6.45%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 19 (30.65%) SQL
2 5 (8.06%) VBA
3 1 (1.61%) Python
3 1 (1.61%) C
3 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.61%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (11.29%) CISSP
1 7 (11.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 6 (9.68%) CISM
3 5 (8.06%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (8.06%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Certified Master
3 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 4 (6.45%) VCAP
4 4 (6.45%) CCNP
5 3 (4.84%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.23%) Degree
7 1 (1.61%) CCNA
7 1 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (11.29%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 19 (30.65%) Active Directory
2 13 (20.97%) vSphere
3 8 (12.90%) vCloud
3 8 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (12.90%) Hyper-V
4 7 (11.29%) XenApp
5 4 (6.45%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 4 (6.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (1.61%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.61%) Nagios
Vendors
1 23 (37.10%) Microsoft
1 23 (37.10%) HP
2 16 (25.81%) Cisco
3 15 (24.19%) Citrix
3 15 (24.19%) Juniper
4 13 (20.97%) CommVault
4 13 (20.97%) NetApp
4 13 (20.97%) VMware
4 13 (20.97%) Dell
5 11 (17.74%) Symantec
6 9 (14.52%) IBM
6 9 (14.52%) CheckPoint
7 8 (12.90%) Brocade
7 8 (12.90%) F5
8 5 (8.06%) 3PAR
9 2 (3.23%) MobileIron
9 2 (3.23%) Avaya
10 1 (1.61%) EMC
10 1 (1.61%) Riverbed
10 1 (1.61%) Reuters