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 29 January 2015 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Discovery
Rank 371 382 362
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -20
Contract jobs citing E-Discovery 15 19 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.073% 0.087% 0.051%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.093% 0.11% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 8
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +35.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £269 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £685 £575 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £180 £190 -
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
16159 17087 15138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.13% 78.17% 76.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 11564 11767 10514
Average daily rate £450 £445 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 237 299
Average hourly rate £22.00 £23.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.38% -12.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £76.75 £49.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 2015. 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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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 +13 2 £388 +44.05% 1
E-Discovery
England

E-Discovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 21 (48.84%) HP
2 19 (44.19%) Information Security
3 17 (39.53%) Legal
4 15 (34.88%) Security Management
4 15 (34.88%) CISSP
5 14 (32.56%) SQL
5 14 (32.56%) CISM
5 14 (32.56%) Information Security Management
5 14 (32.56%) Finance
6 13 (30.23%) CheckPoint
7 12 (27.91%) Qualys
7 12 (27.91%) ArcSight
8 11 (25.58%) Windows
9 8 (18.60%) Data Analysis
9 8 (18.60%) Active Directory
9 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
10 7 (16.28%) Statistics
10 7 (16.28%) Workflow
11 6 (13.95%) Banking
11 6 (13.95%) SharePoint
11 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
12 5 (11.63%) IBM
12 5 (11.63%) Billing
12 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (11.63%) VMware
12 5 (11.63%) Validation
12 5 (11.63%) Migration
12 5 (11.63%) Analytics
12 5 (11.63%) Relational Database
12 5 (11.63%) Data Migration

E-Discovery
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 6 (13.95%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.30%) Apache Solr
2 4 (9.30%) IIS
2 4 (9.30%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.65%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (4.65%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.30%) MS Visio
2 4 (9.30%) MS Office
3 2 (4.65%) InfoPath
4 1 (2.33%) MS Project
4 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) LDAP
2 2 (4.65%) VPN
2 2 (4.65%) MPLS
2 2 (4.65%) LAN
2 2 (4.65%) WAN
3 1 (2.33%) SMTP
3 1 (2.33%) DHCP
3 1 (2.33%) SNMP
3 1 (2.33%) DNS
3 1 (2.33%) SSL
3 1 (2.33%) SAN
3 1 (2.33%) Firewall
3 1 (2.33%) NetScaler
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (4.65%) PerformancePoint
3 2 (4.65%) IDOL
3 2 (4.65%) MS Access
4 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.33%) Big Data
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio
1 2 (4.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (39.53%) Legal
2 14 (32.56%) Finance
3 6 (13.95%) Banking
4 5 (11.63%) Billing
5 4 (9.30%) Law
6 2 (4.65%) Retail
7 1 (2.33%) Financial Institution
7 1 (2.33%) Retail Banking
7 1 (2.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Analyst
2 11 (25.58%) Security Analyst
3 10 (23.26%) Project Manager
4 9 (20.93%) Information Analyst
4 9 (20.93%) Information Security Analyst
5 6 (13.95%) Architect
6 5 (11.63%) Systems Manager
6 5 (11.63%) Senior Project Manager
6 5 (11.63%) Consultant
6 5 (11.63%) Senior Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Data Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Data Consultant
8 2 (4.65%) Data Governance Specialist
8 2 (4.65%) Data Centre Project Manager
8 2 (4.65%) e-Discovery Specialist
8 2 (4.65%) Data Centre Manager
8 2 (4.65%) SharePoint Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Migration Consultant
8 2 (4.65%) Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) .NET
1 3 (6.98%) .NET Framework
2 2 (4.65%) OOXML
2 2 (4.65%) jQuery
2 2 (4.65%) WCF
2 2 (4.65%) WPF
2 2 (4.65%) WF
2 2 (4.65%) Silverlight
2 2 (4.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (4.65%) Ajax
2 2 (4.65%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 2 (4.65%) XHTML
2 2 (4.65%) HTML
2 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.65%) CSS
2 2 (4.65%) SOAP
2 2 (4.65%) XML
3 1 (2.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Statistics
2 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.33%) Clustering
3 1 (2.33%) PKI
3 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.58%) Windows
2 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (44.19%) Information Security
2 15 (34.88%) Security Management
3 14 (32.56%) Information Security Management
4 8 (18.60%) Data Analysis
5 7 (16.28%) Workflow
6 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (11.63%) Validation
6 5 (11.63%) Migration
6 5 (11.63%) Analytics
6 5 (11.63%) Data Migration
6 5 (11.63%) Data Validation
7 4 (9.30%) Test Strategy
7 4 (9.30%) Data Governance
7 4 (9.30%) Project Management
8 3 (6.98%) Data Management
8 3 (6.98%) Agile Project Management
9 2 (4.65%) Test Scripting
9 2 (4.65%) Digital Forensics
9 2 (4.65%) Cyber Security
9 2 (4.65%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 14 (32.56%) SQL
2 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
2 2 (4.65%) VB
2 2 (4.65%) C#
2 2 (4.65%) Java
2 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (34.88%) CISSP
2 14 (32.56%) CISM
3 1 (2.33%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.33%) CCNA
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.33%) CISA
3 1 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.33%) CRISC
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certified Master
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (2.33%) BS7799
2 1 (2.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (18.60%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.65%) vSphere
4 1 (2.33%) Firmware
4 1 (2.33%) XenServer
4 1 (2.33%) vCloud
4 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 21 (48.84%) HP
2 13 (30.23%) CheckPoint
3 12 (27.91%) Qualys
3 12 (27.91%) ArcSight
4 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
5 5 (11.63%) IBM
5 5 (11.63%) VMware
6 4 (9.30%) Novell
6 4 (9.30%) Oracle
7 3 (6.98%) Cisco
8 2 (4.65%) Nintex
8 2 (4.65%) Citrix
8 2 (4.65%) McAfee
9 1 (2.33%) Dell
9 1 (2.33%) Juniper
9 1 (2.33%) CommVault
9 1 (2.33%) NetApp
9 1 (2.33%) Brocade
9 1 (2.33%) 3PAR
9 1 (2.33%) F5