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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
eDiscovery (Electronic Discovery)
England / London
Rank 390 402 405
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +3
Contract jobs citing E-Discovery 18 13 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.094% 0.062% 0.085%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.074% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 3 5
Median daily rate £375 £450 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.61% -18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £450 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £680
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £244 £180
% change year-on-year
+48.35% +35.27%
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
16163 17637 17170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.52% 84.21% 81.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 11680 12514 12406
Median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 214 192
Median hourly rate £31.50 £24.23 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% +10.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.99 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 - 6 £456 - 1
E-Discovery
England

E-Discovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 14 (38.89%) Windows
2 11 (30.56%) Legal
2 11 (30.56%) EnCase
3 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 9 (25.00%) SQL
4 9 (25.00%) Migration
4 9 (25.00%) Nuix
5 8 (22.22%) Relativity
6 7 (19.44%) Windows Server
6 7 (19.44%) Information Security
6 7 (19.44%) Data Migration
6 7 (19.44%) Cisco
7 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 6 (16.67%) DHCP
7 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
7 6 (16.67%) Finance
8 5 (13.89%) Firewall
8 5 (13.89%) Wireless
8 5 (13.89%) Network Security
8 5 (13.89%) Network Design
8 5 (13.89%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (13.89%) Degree
8 5 (13.89%) Wireshark
8 5 (13.89%) Ethernet
8 5 (13.89%) VPN
8 5 (13.89%) OSPF
8 5 (13.89%) Project Management
8 5 (13.89%) IPv4
8 5 (13.89%) IPv6
8 5 (13.89%) CheckPoint

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 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.78%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.78%) IBM Domino
2 1 (2.78%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Relativity
2 3 (8.33%) Ringtail
3 2 (5.56%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (11.11%) IaaS
2 4 (11.11%) PaaS
3 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.56%) GitHub
3 2 (5.56%) Office 365
3 2 (5.56%) SaaS
3 2 (5.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) DHCP
1 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 5 (13.89%) Ethernet
2 5 (13.89%) Firewall
2 5 (13.89%) IPv4
2 5 (13.89%) IPv6
2 5 (13.89%) MRTG
2 5 (13.89%) Network Security
2 5 (13.89%) OSPF
2 5 (13.89%) VPN
2 5 (13.89%) Wireless
2 5 (13.89%) Wireshark
3 3 (8.33%) DNS
3 3 (8.33%) Internet
4 2 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (5.56%) ISDN
4 2 (5.56%) LAN
4 2 (5.56%) MGCP
4 2 (5.56%) SSL
4 2 (5.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) EDRMS
3 1 (2.78%) MS Access
3 1 (2.78%) QlikView
3 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Bitbucket
General
1 11 (30.56%) Legal
2 6 (16.67%) Finance
3 3 (8.33%) Advertising
4 2 (5.56%) Banking
4 2 (5.56%) Financial Institution
4 2 (5.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) Data Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Administrator
4 4 (11.11%) IT Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Architect
5 3 (8.33%) E-Discovery Specialist
5 3 (8.33%) Information Security Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) IT Support
5 3 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Network Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) Network Security Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Security Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) IT Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Junior
6 2 (5.56%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) Web Services
1 2 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.56%) Clustering
3 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.56%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.78%) PMI
4 1 (2.78%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (38.89%) Windows
2 7 (19.44%) Windows Server
3 4 (11.11%) Linux
3 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.56%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.78%) Mac OS
5 1 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Migration
2 7 (19.44%) Data Migration
2 7 (19.44%) Information Security
3 5 (13.89%) DDoS Mitigation
3 5 (13.89%) Forensic Analysis
3 5 (13.89%) Network Design
3 5 (13.89%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (13.89%) Project Management
4 4 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 4 (11.11%) Electronic Discovery Reference Model
5 3 (8.33%) Change Management
5 3 (8.33%) Digital Forensics
5 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.56%) Business Analysis
6 2 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.56%) Data Protection
6 2 (5.56%) e-Disclosure
6 2 (5.56%) Load Balancing
6 2 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 3 (8.33%) Perl
3 3 (8.33%) Python
3 3 (8.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.56%) VBA
5 1 (2.78%) C#
5 1 (2.78%) C++
5 1 (2.78%) Java
5 1 (2.78%) Ruby
5 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.89%) Degree
3 4 (11.11%) CISSP
3 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 3 (8.33%) CCNA
4 3 (8.33%) CCNP
4 3 (8.33%) CCSA
4 3 (8.33%) CCSE
4 3 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (8.33%) GIAC
5 2 (5.56%) DV Cleared
5 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.78%) EnCE
6 1 (2.78%) GCIH
6 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.78%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) GPG for Computer-Based Electronic Evidence
1 2 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.56%) Firmware
1 2 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (30.56%) EnCase
2 5 (13.89%) Nagios
3 4 (11.11%) FTK
4 2 (5.56%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (5.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (2.78%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 9 (25.00%) Nuix
3 7 (19.44%) Cisco
4 5 (13.89%) CheckPoint
4 5 (13.89%) Infoblox
4 5 (13.89%) Riverbed
5 3 (8.33%) VMware
6 2 (5.56%) NetApp
6 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.56%) Ruckus Wireless
6 2 (5.56%) Symantec
7 1 (2.78%) Cellebrite
7 1 (2.78%) HP
7 1 (2.78%) Intel Security
7 1 (2.78%) Lotus
7 1 (2.78%) Novell
7 1 (2.78%) Tableau