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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Discovery
Rank 389 417 416
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -1
Contract jobs citing E-Discovery 26 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.052% 0.015%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.067% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 6 2
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£425 £348 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.30% -13.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £305 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £398 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £51.50
UK excluding London average 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
19054 19489 19712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.74% 77.56% 75.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 13487 13636 13293
Average daily rate £450 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 235 230 375
Average hourly rate £21.75 £20.93 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.94% -35.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £50.40 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014. 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 +16 2 £425 +22.30% 1
Canary Wharf - - - -
E-Discovery
England

E-Discovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 18 (37.50%) Legal
2 16 (33.33%) Finance
2 16 (33.33%) HP
3 15 (31.25%) Information Security
4 13 (27.08%) Banking
4 13 (27.08%) Information Security Management
4 13 (27.08%) Security Management
4 13 (27.08%) CISM
4 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
4 13 (27.08%) CISSP
4 13 (27.08%) CheckPoint
5 12 (25.00%) Qualys
5 12 (25.00%) ArcSight
6 11 (22.92%) MS Office
7 10 (20.83%) Active Directory
8 8 (16.67%) Law
8 8 (16.67%) Windows
9 7 (14.58%) SQL
9 7 (14.58%) Management Information System
9 7 (14.58%) Document Management
10 6 (12.50%) Symantec
10 6 (12.50%) Digital Forensics
11 5 (10.42%) SCCM
11 5 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (10.42%) ITIL
11 5 (10.42%) MS Visio
11 5 (10.42%) Project Management
11 5 (10.42%) Penetration Testing
11 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (10.42%) VMware

E-Discovery
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 3 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 3 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.17%) IIS
2 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.08%) SAS
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.08%) Lync
Applications
1 11 (22.92%) MS Office
2 5 (10.42%) MS Visio
3 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (2.08%) InfoPath
5 1 (2.08%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) LAN
1 4 (8.33%) SAN
2 3 (6.25%) Firewall
2 3 (6.25%) WAN
3 2 (4.17%) VoIP
3 2 (4.17%) FTP
4 1 (2.08%) SNMP
4 1 (2.08%) VPN
4 1 (2.08%) SSL
4 1 (2.08%) SMTP
4 1 (2.08%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.08%) VLAN
4 1 (2.08%) NetScaler
4 1 (2.08%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.08%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) IDOL
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) MS Access
2 1 (2.08%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.08%) EDRMS
2 1 (2.08%) Text Mining
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.08%) QlikView
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.08%) PerformancePoint
2 1 (2.08%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (37.50%) Legal
2 16 (33.33%) Finance
3 13 (27.08%) Banking
4 8 (16.67%) Law
5 3 (6.25%) Retail Banking
5 3 (6.25%) Retail
6 2 (4.17%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (56.25%) Analyst
2 10 (20.83%) Business Analyst
2 10 (20.83%) Security Analyst
3 9 (18.75%) Information Analyst
3 9 (18.75%) Information Security Analyst
4 6 (12.50%) Consultant
5 3 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Security Specialist
6 2 (4.17%) Senior Security Consultant
6 2 (4.17%) IT Security Consultant
6 2 (4.17%) Information Security Specialist
6 2 (4.17%) IT Operations Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (4.17%) IT Consultant
6 2 (4.17%) Architect
6 2 (4.17%) IT Risk Consultant
6 2 (4.17%) Security Consultant
6 2 (4.17%) Operations Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Risk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) HTML
1 1 (2.08%) .NET
1 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.08%) CSS
1 1 (2.08%) SOAP
1 1 (2.08%) XML
1 1 (2.08%) XHTML
1 1 (2.08%) Ajax
1 1 (2.08%) Windows SharePoint Services
1 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.08%) OOXML
1 1 (2.08%) WCF
1 1 (2.08%) WPF
1 1 (2.08%) WF
1 1 (2.08%) Silverlight
1 1 (2.08%) jQuery
1 1 (2.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.25%) PKI
3 3 (6.25%) Blackberry
3 3 (6.25%) iPhone
3 3 (6.25%) iPad
4 2 (4.17%) RMADS
5 1 (2.08%) User Experience
5 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.08%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (6.25%) Windows XP
3 2 (4.17%) Windows Vista
3 2 (4.17%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) Information Security
2 13 (27.08%) Information Security Management
2 13 (27.08%) Security Management
3 7 (14.58%) Document Management
4 6 (12.50%) Digital Forensics
5 5 (10.42%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (10.42%) ITIL
5 5 (10.42%) Project Management
6 4 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 4 (8.33%) Computer Forensics
7 3 (6.25%) Analytics
7 3 (6.25%) Software Distribution
8 2 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (4.17%) Data Architecture
8 2 (4.17%) SIEM
8 2 (4.17%) Workflow
8 2 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (4.17%) Identity Management
9 1 (2.08%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.58%) SQL
2 2 (4.17%) VB
2 2 (4.17%) Python
2 2 (4.17%) C#
2 2 (4.17%) Java
2 2 (4.17%) Perl
3 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.08%) C++
3 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (27.08%) CISSP
1 13 (27.08%) CISM
2 3 (6.25%) Degree
3 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.08%) MCDST
4 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.08%) CCNA
4 1 (2.08%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 10 (20.83%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.25%) Terminal Server
4 2 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.08%) XenServer
5 1 (2.08%) vSphere
5 1 (2.08%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) SCCM
2 3 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (4.17%) ZENworks
4 1 (2.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 16 (33.33%) HP
2 13 (27.08%) CheckPoint
2 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
3 12 (25.00%) Qualys
3 12 (25.00%) ArcSight
4 6 (12.50%) Symantec
5 5 (10.42%) VMware
6 4 (8.33%) Citrix
7 3 (6.25%) Cisco
8 2 (4.17%) IBM
9 1 (2.08%) Oracle
9 1 (2.08%) Juniper
9 1 (2.08%) CA
9 1 (2.08%) CommVault
9 1 (2.08%) NetApp
9 1 (2.08%) Brocade
9 1 (2.08%) 3PAR
9 1 (2.08%) F5
9 1 (2.08%) McAfee
9 1 (2.08%) Dell