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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Discovery over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
eDiscovery (Electronic Discovery)
England / London
Rank 394 391 402
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Contract jobs citing E-Discovery 12 34 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.062% 0.16% 0.085%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.073% 0.19% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 21 9
Median daily rate £431 £525 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.85% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £450 £525
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £675 £620
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 - £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
16515 17982 17500
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.94% 85.01% 82.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 11965 12881 12456
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 156 209 204
Median hourly rate £33.00 £22.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.97 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.00 £53.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

E-Discovery
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing E-Discovery as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-Discovery within the London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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
City of London -5 2 £513 +6.77% 1
E-Discovery
England

E-Discovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing E-Discovery 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 London region with a requirement for E-Discovery.

1 15 (45.45%) Windows
2 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 10 (30.30%) EnCase
4 9 (27.27%) SQL
4 9 (27.27%) Migration
5 8 (24.24%) Legal
5 8 (24.24%) Cisco
5 8 (24.24%) Relativity
6 7 (21.21%) Windows Server
6 7 (21.21%) Nuix
6 7 (21.21%) DHCP
6 7 (21.21%) Information Security
6 7 (21.21%) Data Migration
7 6 (18.18%) Network Security
7 6 (18.18%) Wireshark
7 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
7 6 (18.18%) Riverbed
7 6 (18.18%) Infoblox
7 6 (18.18%) Network Design
7 6 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (18.18%) Ethernet
7 6 (18.18%) TCP/IP
7 6 (18.18%) VPN
7 6 (18.18%) IPv4
7 6 (18.18%) IPv6
7 6 (18.18%) Firewall
7 6 (18.18%) Wireless
7 6 (18.18%) CheckPoint
7 6 (18.18%) Nagios
7 6 (18.18%) OSPF

E-Discovery
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 4 (12.12%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.03%) Apache Solr
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Relativity
2 3 (9.09%) Ringtail
3 2 (6.06%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.12%) IaaS
2 4 (12.12%) PaaS
2 4 (12.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (6.06%) GitHub
3 2 (6.06%) Office 365
3 2 (6.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) DHCP
2 6 (18.18%) Ethernet
2 6 (18.18%) Firewall
2 6 (18.18%) IPv4
2 6 (18.18%) IPv6
2 6 (18.18%) MRTG
2 6 (18.18%) Network Security
2 6 (18.18%) OSPF
2 6 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 6 (18.18%) VPN
2 6 (18.18%) Wireless
2 6 (18.18%) Wireshark
3 5 (15.15%) DNS
4 4 (12.12%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (12.12%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (12.12%) FCoE
4 4 (12.12%) ISDN
4 4 (12.12%) MGCP
4 4 (12.12%) NX-OS
5 3 (9.09%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) EDRMS
3 1 (3.03%) MS Access
3 1 (3.03%) QlikView
3 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Bitbucket
General
1 8 (24.24%) Legal
2 3 (9.09%) Finance
3 2 (6.06%) Advertising
3 2 (6.06%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.03%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Analyst
2 7 (21.21%) Data Analyst
3 6 (18.18%) Administrator
4 4 (12.12%) IT Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Information Security Administrator
5 3 (9.09%) IT Support
5 3 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Network Administrator
5 3 (9.09%) Network Security Administrator
5 3 (9.09%) Security Administrator
5 3 (9.09%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Azure Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Junior
6 2 (6.06%) Junior Data Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Network Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Security Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) Web Services
2 2 (6.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.06%) Client/Server
4 2 (6.06%) Clustering
4 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.06%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (45.45%) Windows
2 7 (21.21%) Windows Server
3 4 (12.12%) Linux
3 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (6.06%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Migration
2 7 (21.21%) Data Migration
2 7 (21.21%) Information Security
3 6 (18.18%) DDoS Mitigation
3 6 (18.18%) Network Design
3 6 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (15.15%) Forensic Analysis
5 4 (12.12%) Data Analysis
6 3 (9.09%) Electronic Discovery Reference Model
6 3 (9.09%) Load Balancing
6 3 (9.09%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (6.06%) Change Management
7 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.06%) DevOps
7 2 (6.06%) Digital Forensics
7 2 (6.06%) Performance Management
7 2 (6.06%) Project Management
7 2 (6.06%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) SQL
2 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
3 3 (9.09%) Python
3 3 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 2 (6.06%) Perl
4 2 (6.06%) VBA
5 1 (3.03%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.09%) CCNP
3 3 (9.09%) CCSE
3 3 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (9.09%) CISSP
3 3 (9.09%) Degree
3 3 (9.09%) GIAC
4 2 (6.06%) CCNA
4 2 (6.06%) CCSA
4 2 (6.06%) DV Cleared
4 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) GPG for Computer-Based Electronic Evidence
1 2 (6.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Firmware
2 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.06%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (30.30%) EnCase
2 6 (18.18%) Nagios
3 2 (6.06%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (6.06%) FTK
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (6.06%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (3.03%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (24.24%) Cisco
3 7 (21.21%) Nuix
4 6 (18.18%) CheckPoint
4 6 (18.18%) Infoblox
4 6 (18.18%) Riverbed
5 3 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 3 (9.09%) Ruckus Wireless
5 3 (9.09%) VMware
6 2 (6.06%) NetApp
6 2 (6.06%) Symantec
7 1 (3.03%) HP
7 1 (3.03%) Intel Security
7 1 (3.03%) Novell
7 1 (3.03%) Tableau