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 8 December 2016 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
eDiscovery (Electronic Discovery)
Rank 404 410 414
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Contract jobs citing E-Discovery 23 14 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.062% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.074% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 13
Median daily rate £363 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +17.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £244 £180
% change year-on-year
+37.57% +35.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London median 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
18239 18851 19054
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.79% 83.56% 80.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 13166 13449 14068
Median daily rate £480 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.78% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 230 244
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.62 £22.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +1.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 8 December 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Discovery across the London region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

E-Discovery Hourly Rate Histogram 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 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +1 8 £325 -43.47%
E-Discovery
England

E-Discovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 17 (40.48%) SQL
2 14 (33.33%) Windows
3 13 (30.95%) Legal
4 12 (28.57%) EnCase
5 10 (23.81%) Finance
5 10 (23.81%) Information Security
5 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
6 9 (21.43%) Migration
6 9 (21.43%) Relativity
7 8 (19.05%) Electronic Discovery Reference Model
7 8 (19.05%) Cisco
7 8 (19.05%) MS Exchange
8 7 (16.67%) DHCP
8 7 (16.67%) TCP/IP
9 6 (14.29%) Firewall
9 6 (14.29%) Wireless
9 6 (14.29%) Network Design
9 6 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (14.29%) Degree
9 6 (14.29%) Wireshark
9 6 (14.29%) VPN
9 6 (14.29%) Ethernet
9 6 (14.29%) XML
9 6 (14.29%) IPv4
9 6 (14.29%) IPv6
9 6 (14.29%) CISSP
9 6 (14.29%) CheckPoint
9 6 (14.29%) Nagios
9 6 (14.29%) OSPF
9 6 (14.29%) Network Security

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 8 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.90%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.76%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.38%) IBM Domino
4 1 (2.38%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (21.43%) Relativity
2 3 (7.14%) Ringtail
3 2 (4.76%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.67%) DHCP
1 7 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 6 (14.29%) Ethernet
2 6 (14.29%) Firewall
2 6 (14.29%) IPv4
2 6 (14.29%) IPv6
2 6 (14.29%) MRTG
2 6 (14.29%) Network Security
2 6 (14.29%) OSPF
2 6 (14.29%) VPN
2 6 (14.29%) Wireless
2 6 (14.29%) Wireshark
3 5 (11.90%) LDAP
4 3 (7.14%) DNS
4 3 (7.14%) Internet
5 2 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (4.76%) FCoE
5 2 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (4.76%) MGCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) EDRMS
1 4 (9.52%) NoSQL
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database
1 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.38%) MS Access
3 1 (2.38%) QlikView
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 13 (30.95%) Legal
2 10 (23.81%) Finance
3 4 (9.52%) Advertising
3 4 (9.52%) Banking
3 4 (9.52%) Investment Banking
3 4 (9.52%) Publishing
4 2 (4.76%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.38%) Games
5 1 (2.38%) Retail
5 1 (2.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Analyst
2 8 (19.05%) Data Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) Administrator
4 6 (14.29%) Architect
5 5 (11.90%) Applications Architect
6 4 (9.52%) Information Security Administrator
6 4 (9.52%) IT Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Migration Architect
6 4 (9.52%) Network Administrator
6 4 (9.52%) Network Security Administrator
6 4 (9.52%) Security Administrator
7 3 (7.14%) Data Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Data Migration Architect
7 3 (7.14%) E-Discovery Specialist
7 3 (7.14%) IT Support
7 3 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Project Manager
7 3 (7.14%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Junior
8 2 (4.76%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) XML
2 4 (9.52%) JSON
2 4 (9.52%) JSON Schema
3 2 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 5 (11.90%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.52%) Reference Data
3 4 (9.52%) Statistics
4 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.38%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (2.38%) PMI
5 1 (2.38%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 14 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (9.52%) Linux
3 3 (7.14%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.76%) Windows 10
4 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.38%) Mac OS
5 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) Information Security
2 9 (21.43%) Migration
3 8 (19.05%) Electronic Discovery Reference Model
4 6 (14.29%) Data Governance
4 6 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 6 (14.29%) DDoS Mitigation
4 6 (14.29%) Network Design
4 6 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (11.90%) Change Management
5 5 (11.90%) Data Analysis
5 5 (11.90%) Data Migration
5 5 (11.90%) Project Management
6 4 (9.52%) Data Management
6 4 (9.52%) Identity Management
6 4 (9.52%) Master Data Management
6 4 (9.52%) Regression Testing
6 4 (9.52%) Reverse Engineering
7 3 (7.14%) Analytics
7 3 (7.14%) Data Analytics
7 3 (7.14%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (40.48%) SQL
2 4 (9.52%) Perl
3 3 (7.14%) Python
3 3 (7.14%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.76%) C#
4 2 (4.76%) C++
4 2 (4.76%) Java
4 2 (4.76%) VBA
5 1 (2.38%) Ruby
5 1 (2.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) CISSP
1 6 (14.29%) Degree
1 6 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.90%) CCNP
2 5 (11.90%) CCSA
2 5 (11.90%) CCSE
2 5 (11.90%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (11.90%) GIAC
3 4 (9.52%) CCNA
3 4 (9.52%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.76%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.38%) EnCE
5 1 (2.38%) GCIH
5 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.38%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) GPG for Computer-Based Electronic Evidence
1 2 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.76%) Firmware
2 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (28.57%) EnCase
2 6 (14.29%) Nagios
3 4 (9.52%) FTK
4 2 (4.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 8 (19.05%) Cisco
3 6 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 6 (14.29%) Infoblox
3 6 (14.29%) Riverbed
4 5 (11.90%) Nuix
5 4 (9.52%) HP
5 4 (9.52%) IBM
5 4 (9.52%) Informatica
5 4 (9.52%) Novell
5 4 (9.52%) Oracle
6 3 (7.14%) VMware
7 2 (4.76%) Symantec
8 1 (2.38%) Cellebrite
8 1 (2.38%) Lotus
8 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.38%) Ruckus Wireless
8 1 (2.38%) Tableau