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 20 November 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
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Discovery
Rank 386 397 391
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Contract jobs citing E-Discovery 25 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.053% 0.058%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.068% 0.077%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 8
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£425 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £180 £325 -
% change year-on-year
-44.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £49.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
18536 19085 16992
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.40% 77.63% 75.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 13614 13367 11650
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.82% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 243 237 292
Average hourly rate £21.56 £22.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £56.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +3.44%

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 20 November 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 20 November 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 +9 4 £425 +33.85% 1
E-Discovery
England

E-Discovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 20 (40.82%) HP
2 18 (36.73%) Information Security
3 17 (34.69%) Legal
4 16 (32.65%) Security Management
4 16 (32.65%) CISSP
5 15 (30.61%) Microsoft
5 15 (30.61%) Information Security Management
5 15 (30.61%) CISM
6 14 (28.57%) CheckPoint
7 13 (26.53%) Qualys
7 13 (26.53%) ArcSight
8 12 (24.49%) Finance
9 10 (20.41%) Banking
9 10 (20.41%) SQL
10 9 (18.37%) MS Office
10 9 (18.37%) Windows
10 9 (18.37%) VMware
11 8 (16.33%) Active Directory
12 7 (14.29%) Data Analysis
12 7 (14.29%) MS Visio
12 7 (14.29%) Project Management
12 7 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (12.24%) MS Excel
14 5 (10.20%) Validation
14 5 (10.20%) Migration
14 5 (10.20%) Penetration Testing
14 5 (10.20%) Law
14 5 (10.20%) ITIL
14 5 (10.20%) LAN
14 5 (10.20%) Cisco

E-Discovery
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 4 (8.16%) IIS
2 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.08%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (4.08%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (18.37%) MS Office
2 7 (14.29%) MS Visio
3 6 (12.24%) MS Excel
4 2 (4.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (4.08%) InfoPath
4 2 (4.08%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) LAN
2 4 (8.16%) WAN
2 4 (8.16%) SAN
3 3 (6.12%) Firewall
4 2 (4.08%) MPLS
4 2 (4.08%) VoIP
4 2 (4.08%) FTP
4 2 (4.08%) VPN
5 1 (2.04%) DNS
5 1 (2.04%) SSL
5 1 (2.04%) SNMP
5 1 (2.04%) SMTP
5 1 (2.04%) DHCP
5 1 (2.04%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.04%) VLAN
5 1 (2.04%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.04%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (4.08%) MS Access
2 2 (4.08%) PerformancePoint
2 2 (4.08%) IDOL
3 1 (2.04%) Big Data
3 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.04%) EDRMS
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
1 2 (4.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (34.69%) Legal
2 12 (24.49%) Finance
3 10 (20.41%) Banking
4 5 (10.20%) Law
5 4 (8.16%) Retail Banking
5 4 (8.16%) Retail
6 1 (2.04%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (38.78%) Analyst
2 11 (22.45%) Security Analyst
3 9 (18.37%) Information Analyst
3 9 (18.37%) Information Security Analyst
4 7 (14.29%) Consultant
5 6 (12.24%) Project Manager
6 5 (10.20%) Business Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Data Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) Senior IT Security Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) IT Operations Manager
8 2 (4.08%) Data Centre Project Manager
8 2 (4.08%) Risk Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) Information Specialist
8 2 (4.08%) Senior Security Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) Security Specialist
8 2 (4.08%) IT Security Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) Data Centre Manager
8 2 (4.08%) SharePoint Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) .NET Framework
1 3 (6.12%) .NET
2 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.08%) HTML
2 2 (4.08%) CSS
2 2 (4.08%) SOAP
2 2 (4.08%) XML
2 2 (4.08%) XHTML
2 2 (4.08%) Ajax
2 2 (4.08%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 2 (4.08%) OOXML
2 2 (4.08%) WCF
2 2 (4.08%) WPF
2 2 (4.08%) WF
2 2 (4.08%) Silverlight
2 2 (4.08%) jQuery
2 2 (4.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (2.04%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Management Information System
1 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.12%) PKI
2 3 (6.12%) Statistics
3 2 (4.08%) RMADS
4 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.04%) User Experience
4 1 (2.04%) Clustering
4 1 (2.04%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.37%) Windows
2 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Vista
4 2 (4.08%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.73%) Information Security
2 16 (32.65%) Security Management
3 15 (30.61%) Information Security Management
4 7 (14.29%) Project Management
4 7 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 5 (10.20%) Data Migration
5 5 (10.20%) Validation
5 5 (10.20%) Migration
5 5 (10.20%) ITIL
5 5 (10.20%) Data Validation
5 5 (10.20%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (8.16%) Test Strategy
6 4 (8.16%) Risk Management
6 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (8.16%) Document Management
6 4 (8.16%) Computer Forensics
7 3 (6.12%) Data Management
7 3 (6.12%) Workflow
7 3 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (6.12%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.41%) SQL
2 2 (4.08%) T-SQL
2 2 (4.08%) VB
2 2 (4.08%) C#
2 2 (4.08%) Java
2 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (32.65%) CISSP
2 15 (30.61%) CISM
3 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) CRISC
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 1 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.04%) Degree
4 1 (2.04%) CCNA
4 1 (2.04%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.04%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) QA
1 3 (6.12%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (2.04%) BS7799
2 1 (2.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.04%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (16.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.08%) vSphere
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.04%) vCloud
4 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.04%) XenServer
4 1 (2.04%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) ZENworks
1 2 (4.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (40.82%) HP
2 15 (30.61%) Microsoft
3 14 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 13 (26.53%) Qualys
4 13 (26.53%) ArcSight
5 9 (18.37%) VMware
6 5 (10.20%) Cisco
7 4 (8.16%) Oracle
8 3 (6.12%) Symantec
9 2 (4.08%) McAfee
9 2 (4.08%) IBM
9 2 (4.08%) Citrix
9 2 (4.08%) Nintex
10 1 (2.04%) LexisNexis
10 1 (2.04%) ServiceNow
10 1 (2.04%) Juniper
10 1 (2.04%) CommVault
10 1 (2.04%) NetApp
10 1 (2.04%) Dell
10 1 (2.04%) Brocade