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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
eDiscovery (Electronic Discovery)
Rank 426 380 406
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +26
Contract jobs citing E-Discovery 7 47 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.032% 0.20% 0.087%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.038% 0.25% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 30 9
Median daily rate £488 £444 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.91% +47.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £340 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £500 £285
% change year-on-year
-14.10% +75.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £175.00
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
18283 18659 18629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.33% 81.19% 81.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 13371 13253 13181
Median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £628 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 240 230
Median hourly rate £21.75 £22.50 £20.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +11.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £57.60 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +26 4 £488 +0.56%
Hammersmith - 1 £120 -
E-Discovery
England

E-Discovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 24 (47.06%) Finance
2 20 (39.22%) Legal
2 20 (39.22%) EnCase
3 12 (23.53%) Relativity
3 12 (23.53%) Information Security
3 12 (23.53%) Nuix
4 11 (21.57%) Migration
4 11 (21.57%) FTK
5 10 (19.61%) dtSearch
5 10 (19.61%) Recommind
5 10 (19.61%) Case Management
5 10 (19.61%) Financial Institution
5 10 (19.61%) Computer Forensics
5 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
5 10 (19.61%) Unix
5 10 (19.61%) Veritas eDiscovery
5 10 (19.61%) Records Management
5 10 (19.61%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (19.61%) Data Migration
5 10 (19.61%) Portfolio Management
6 9 (17.65%) Office 365
6 9 (17.65%) CISSP
6 9 (17.65%) Project Management
6 9 (17.65%) CISM
7 8 (15.69%) Symantec
7 8 (15.69%) Perl
8 7 (13.73%) Workflow
9 6 (11.76%) Six Sigma
9 6 (11.76%) Python
9 6 (11.76%) Electronic Discovery Reference Model

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 10 (19.61%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.92%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.96%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.96%) FileNet
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
1 5 (9.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (23.53%) Relativity
2 10 (19.61%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) LDAP
2 1 (1.96%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) EDRMS
2 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.96%) IDOL
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
General
1 24 (47.06%) Finance
2 20 (39.22%) Legal
3 10 (19.61%) Financial Institution
4 5 (9.80%) Banking
5 4 (7.84%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.96%) Law
6 1 (1.96%) Retail
6 1 (1.96%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (39.22%) Analyst
2 14 (27.45%) E-Discovery Analyst
3 12 (23.53%) Architect
4 10 (19.61%) Technical Architect
5 9 (17.65%) Information Analyst
5 9 (17.65%) Information Security Analyst
5 9 (17.65%) Security Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) CISSP Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) EnCase Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) Audit Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) Forensic Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) Consultant
8 3 (5.88%) Data Architect
8 3 (5.88%) Process Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Data Analyst
9 2 (3.92%) E-Discovery Specialist
10 1 (1.96%) Development Consultant
10 1 (1.96%) Product Consultant
10 1 (1.96%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
10 1 (1.96%) Subject Matter Expert
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.80%) RFC 822
2 1 (1.96%) D3.js
2 1 (1.96%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Data Integration
1 4 (7.84%) Reference Data
2 3 (5.88%) Data Extraction
2 3 (5.88%) Visualisation
3 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.96%) CMDB
4 1 (1.96%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.96%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.61%) Unix
2 2 (3.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) Information Security
2 11 (21.57%) Migration
3 10 (19.61%) Case Management
3 10 (19.61%) Computer Forensics
3 10 (19.61%) Data Migration
3 10 (19.61%) Portfolio Management
3 10 (19.61%) Records Management
4 9 (17.65%) Project Management
5 7 (13.73%) Workflow
6 6 (11.76%) Electronic Discovery Reference Model
6 6 (11.76%) Six Sigma
7 5 (9.80%) Data Architecture
8 4 (7.84%) Analytics
8 4 (7.84%) Data Modelling
9 3 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (5.88%) Data Analysis
9 3 (5.88%) Data Analytics
9 3 (5.88%) Data Visualisation
9 3 (5.88%) Digital Forensics
10 2 (3.92%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.69%) Perl
2 6 (11.76%) Python
3 3 (5.88%) C++
3 3 (5.88%) Java
3 3 (5.88%) SQL
4 2 (3.92%) C#
5 1 (1.96%) C
5 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.96%) Ruby
5 1 (1.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (17.65%) CISM
1 9 (17.65%) CISSP
2 5 (9.80%) Degree
3 3 (5.88%) CTC Cleared
3 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) COBIT
2 4 (7.84%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.96%) ISO27002
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.96%) NFS
1 1 (1.96%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 20 (39.22%) EnCase
2 11 (21.57%) FTK
3 1 (1.96%) RSA Archer
3 1 (1.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 12 (23.53%) Nuix
2 10 (19.61%) dtSearch
2 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
2 10 (19.61%) Recommind
3 8 (15.69%) Symantec
4 5 (9.80%) Bloomberg
4 5 (9.80%) Reuters
5 3 (5.88%) HP
6 2 (3.92%) Novell
7 1 (1.96%) IBM
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle
7 1 (1.96%) VMware