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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
eDiscovery (Electronic Discovery)
Rank 425 402 414
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +12
Contract jobs citing E-Discovery 20 22 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.087% 0.093% 0.083%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.11% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 17 16
Median daily rate £600 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £425 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £674 £657 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £575 £200
% change year-on-year
-26.08% +187.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £44.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £175.00
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
19768 19565 19558
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.81% 82.47% 81.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 14139 13956 13585
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 217 230
Median hourly rate £23.50 £22.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.81% +2.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.17 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

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 31 August 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
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 31 August 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 +24 7 £451 -9.90%
E-Discovery
England

E-Discovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 11 (34.38%) Finance
3 10 (31.25%) SQL
4 9 (28.13%) Unix
4 9 (28.13%) Perl
5 8 (25.00%) Information Security
5 8 (25.00%) Data Protection
6 7 (21.88%) Legal
6 7 (21.88%) Symantec
6 7 (21.88%) Windows
7 6 (18.75%) EnCase
7 6 (18.75%) Python
7 6 (18.75%) Degree
8 5 (15.63%) Data Management
8 5 (15.63%) Project Management
8 5 (15.63%) Migration
8 5 (15.63%) Reuters
8 5 (15.63%) Bloomberg
8 5 (15.63%) IBM
8 5 (15.63%) CISSP
8 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
8 5 (15.63%) SharePoint
8 5 (15.63%) MS Office
8 5 (15.63%) Oracle
8 5 (15.63%) Electronic Discovery Reference Model
8 5 (15.63%) RFC 822
8 5 (15.63%) Data Governance
8 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database
9 4 (12.50%) Analytics
9 4 (12.50%) Reverse Engineering

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 5 (15.63%) SharePoint
2 4 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.13%) Apache Solr
3 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.13%) FileNet
3 1 (3.13%) IBM Domino
3 1 (3.13%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
1 5 (15.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) LDAP
1 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.38%) DHCP
2 3 (9.38%) Ethernet
2 3 (9.38%) Firewall
2 3 (9.38%) IPv4
2 3 (9.38%) IPv6
2 3 (9.38%) MRTG
2 3 (9.38%) Network Security
2 3 (9.38%) OSPF
2 3 (9.38%) VPN
2 3 (9.38%) Wireless
2 3 (9.38%) Wireshark
3 2 (6.25%) Internet
4 1 (3.13%) DNS
4 1 (3.13%) HTTP
4 1 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (3.13%) ISDN
4 1 (3.13%) MGCP
4 1 (3.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database
2 4 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.25%) EDRMS
3 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.13%) IDOL
4 1 (3.13%) MS Access
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (34.38%) Finance
2 7 (21.88%) Legal
3 4 (12.50%) Publishing
4 3 (9.38%) Banking
4 3 (9.38%) Investment Banking
5 2 (6.25%) Advertising
6 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
6 1 (3.13%) Games
6 1 (3.13%) Law
6 1 (3.13%) Retail
6 1 (3.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) E-Discovery Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Applications Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Migration Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Administrator
5 3 (9.38%) Data Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Data Migration Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Information Security Administrator
5 3 (9.38%) Network Administrator
5 3 (9.38%) Network Security Administrator
5 3 (9.38%) Security Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Data Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Information Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Information Security Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Security Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Leader
7 1 (3.13%) IT Business Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Product Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) RFC 822
2 4 (12.50%) JSON
2 4 (12.50%) JSON Schema
2 4 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (3.13%) D3.js
3 1 (3.13%) Lucene
3 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Reference Data
2 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (9.38%) Statistics
2 3 (9.38%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) CMDB
3 1 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (3.13%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Unix
2 7 (21.88%) Windows
3 2 (6.25%) Linux
4 1 (3.13%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Data Protection
1 8 (25.00%) Information Security
2 5 (15.63%) Data Governance
2 5 (15.63%) Data Management
2 5 (15.63%) Electronic Discovery Reference Model
2 5 (15.63%) Migration
2 5 (15.63%) Project Management
3 4 (12.50%) Analytics
3 4 (12.50%) Change Management
3 4 (12.50%) Identity Management
3 4 (12.50%) Master Data Management
3 4 (12.50%) Regression Testing
3 4 (12.50%) Reverse Engineering
4 3 (9.38%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (9.38%) Data Analysis
4 3 (9.38%) Data Analytics
4 3 (9.38%) Data Visualisation
4 3 (9.38%) DDoS Mitigation
4 3 (9.38%) Network Design
4 3 (9.38%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) SQL
2 9 (28.13%) Perl
3 6 (18.75%) Python
4 4 (12.50%) C++
4 4 (12.50%) Java
5 2 (6.25%) C#
5 2 (6.25%) Ruby
6 1 (3.13%) C
6 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.13%) VB
6 1 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Degree
2 5 (15.63%) CISSP
3 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (9.38%) CCNP
4 3 (9.38%) CCSA
4 3 (9.38%) CCSE
4 3 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (9.38%) GIAC
5 2 (6.25%) CCNA
6 1 (3.13%) CISM
6 1 (3.13%) EnCE
6 1 (3.13%) GCIH
6 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
6 1 (3.13%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO27002
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) Firmware
2 1 (3.13%) NFS
2 1 (3.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) EnCase
2 3 (9.38%) Nagios
3 2 (6.25%) FTK
4 1 (3.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.88%) Symantec
3 5 (15.63%) Bloomberg
3 5 (15.63%) IBM
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle
3 5 (15.63%) Reuters
4 4 (12.50%) HP
4 4 (12.50%) Informatica
5 3 (9.38%) CheckPoint
5 3 (9.38%) Cisco
5 3 (9.38%) Infoblox
5 3 (9.38%) Novell
5 3 (9.38%) Nuix
5 3 (9.38%) Riverbed
6 1 (3.13%) Cellebrite
6 1 (3.13%) Lotus
6 1 (3.13%) VMware