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 28 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Discovery
Rank 391 405 376
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -29
Contract jobs citing E-Discovery 24 17 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.100% 0.069% 0.054%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.088% 0.071%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 8
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£425 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% -10.00%
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
18598 19232 16821
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.30% 77.62% 75.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 13692 13462 11525
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 £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 243 238 312
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £56.75 £51.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -7.56%

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 28 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 28 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 +23 4 £425 +33.85% 3
E-Discovery
England

E-Discovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 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 19 (43.18%) HP
2 18 (40.91%) Information Security
3 16 (36.36%) Security Management
3 16 (36.36%) CISSP
4 15 (34.09%) Information Security Management
4 15 (34.09%) Legal
4 15 (34.09%) CISM
5 14 (31.82%) CheckPoint
6 13 (29.55%) Qualys
6 13 (29.55%) ArcSight
7 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
8 11 (25.00%) Finance
9 10 (22.73%) SQL
10 9 (20.45%) Windows
11 8 (18.18%) Banking
11 8 (18.18%) VMware
11 8 (18.18%) MS Office
11 8 (18.18%) Active Directory
12 7 (15.91%) Project Management
12 7 (15.91%) Data Analysis
13 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
13 6 (13.64%) MS Visio
13 6 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
14 5 (11.36%) Data Migration
14 5 (11.36%) Data Validation
14 5 (11.36%) Law
14 5 (11.36%) Validation
14 5 (11.36%) Migration
15 4 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
15 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development

E-Discovery
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (9.09%) IIS
2 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.55%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (18.18%) MS Office
2 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.64%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.55%) InfoPath
4 1 (2.27%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) LAN
1 3 (6.82%) WAN
1 3 (6.82%) Firewall
2 2 (4.55%) VPN
2 2 (4.55%) MPLS
2 2 (4.55%) SAN
2 2 (4.55%) FTP
3 1 (2.27%) NetScaler
3 1 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.27%) VLAN
3 1 (2.27%) SNMP
3 1 (2.27%) VoIP
3 1 (2.27%) SMTP
3 1 (2.27%) DHCP
3 1 (2.27%) SSL
3 1 (2.27%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (4.55%) MS Access
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (4.55%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.27%) Big Data
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.27%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
1 2 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (34.09%) Legal
2 11 (25.00%) Finance
3 8 (18.18%) Banking
4 5 (11.36%) Law
5 2 (4.55%) Retail
5 2 (4.55%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (40.91%) Analyst
2 11 (25.00%) Security Analyst
3 9 (20.45%) Information Analyst
3 9 (20.45%) Information Security Analyst
4 7 (15.91%) Consultant
5 5 (11.36%) Project Manager
5 5 (11.36%) Business Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Data Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Architect
7 2 (4.55%) IT Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Security Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Data Centre Manager
7 2 (4.55%) SharePoint Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Migration Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) IT Security Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Security Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) IT Risk Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Security Specialist
7 2 (4.55%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) .NET Framework
1 3 (6.82%) .NET
2 2 (4.55%) XHTML
2 2 (4.55%) HTML
2 2 (4.55%) CSS
2 2 (4.55%) SOAP
2 2 (4.55%) XML
2 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.55%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 2 (4.55%) Ajax
2 2 (4.55%) jQuery
2 2 (4.55%) OOXML
2 2 (4.55%) WCF
2 2 (4.55%) WPF
2 2 (4.55%) WF
2 2 (4.55%) Silverlight
2 2 (4.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (2.27%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.82%) PKI
2 3 (6.82%) Statistics
2 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) User Experience
3 1 (2.27%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.27%) RMADS
3 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.27%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.45%) Windows
2 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.55%) Windows Vista
4 2 (4.55%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) Information Security
2 16 (36.36%) Security Management
3 15 (34.09%) Information Security Management
4 7 (15.91%) Project Management
4 7 (15.91%) Data Analysis
5 5 (11.36%) Data Migration
5 5 (11.36%) Data Validation
5 5 (11.36%) Validation
5 5 (11.36%) Migration
6 4 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (9.09%) Test Strategy
7 3 (6.82%) Agile Project Management
7 3 (6.82%) ITIL
7 3 (6.82%) Workflow
7 3 (6.82%) Data Management
7 3 (6.82%) Document Management
7 3 (6.82%) Risk Management
8 2 (4.55%) Change Management
8 2 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.73%) SQL
2 2 (4.55%) T-SQL
2 2 (4.55%) VB
2 2 (4.55%) C#
2 2 (4.55%) Java
2 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (36.36%) CISSP
2 15 (34.09%) CISM
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certified Master
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certified Architect
3 1 (2.27%) CRISC
3 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.27%) CCNA
3 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.27%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.55%) QA
3 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.27%) COBIT
3 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (2.27%) BS7799
3 1 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (4.55%) vSphere
4 1 (2.27%) vCloud
4 1 (2.27%) XenServer
4 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) ZENworks
1 2 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (43.18%) HP
2 14 (31.82%) CheckPoint
3 13 (29.55%) Qualys
3 13 (29.55%) ArcSight
4 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 8 (18.18%) VMware
6 4 (9.09%) Cisco
6 4 (9.09%) Oracle
7 2 (4.55%) IBM
7 2 (4.55%) Symantec
7 2 (4.55%) McAfee
7 2 (4.55%) Citrix
7 2 (4.55%) Nintex
8 1 (2.27%) LexisNexis
8 1 (2.27%) ServiceNow
8 1 (2.27%) F5
8 1 (2.27%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.27%) Brocade
8 1 (2.27%) CommVault
8 1 (2.27%) NetApp