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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
eDiscovery (Electronic Discovery)
Rank 409 391 408
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +17
Contract jobs citing E-Discovery 24 33 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.15% 0.056%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.18% 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 20 9
Median daily rate £475 £575 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.39% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £340 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £602 £579
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £500 -
% change year-on-year
-14.10% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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
19083 18085 18812
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.73% 80.78% 80.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 13912 12637 13366
Median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £601 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 257 230
Median hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% -8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £65.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +41 8 £475 -17.39% 2
E-Discovery
England

E-Discovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 20 (44.44%) Finance
1 20 (44.44%) EnCase
2 19 (42.22%) Legal
3 12 (26.67%) Nuix
4 11 (24.44%) FTK
4 11 (24.44%) Migration
5 10 (22.22%) Financial Institution
5 10 (22.22%) Computer Forensics
5 10 (22.22%) Unix
5 10 (22.22%) Case Management
5 10 (22.22%) Veritas eDiscovery
5 10 (22.22%) Recommind
5 10 (22.22%) Relativity
5 10 (22.22%) dtSearch
5 10 (22.22%) Data Migration
5 10 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (22.22%) Portfolio Management
5 10 (22.22%) Records Management
6 9 (20.00%) Office 365
6 9 (20.00%) CISM
6 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (20.00%) CISSP
6 9 (20.00%) Project Management
6 9 (20.00%) Information Security
7 8 (17.78%) Symantec
8 6 (13.33%) Six Sigma
8 6 (13.33%) Python
8 6 (13.33%) Perl
8 6 (13.33%) COBIT
9 5 (11.11%) Workflow

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 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.22%) FileNet
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 5 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (22.22%) Relativity
1 10 (22.22%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) EDRMS
2 1 (2.22%) IDOL
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
General
1 20 (44.44%) Finance
2 19 (42.22%) Legal
3 10 (22.22%) Financial Institution
4 4 (8.89%) Banking
5 3 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (37.78%) Analyst
2 14 (31.11%) E-Discovery Analyst
3 11 (24.44%) Architect
4 10 (22.22%) Technical Architect
5 8 (17.78%) Information Analyst
5 8 (17.78%) Information Security Analyst
5 8 (17.78%) Security Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) CISSP Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) EnCase Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) Audit Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) Forensic Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) Consultant
8 3 (6.67%) Data Architect
8 3 (6.67%) Process Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) E-Discovery Specialist
10 1 (2.22%) Change Project Manager
10 1 (2.22%) Cloud Architect
10 1 (2.22%) Development Consultant
10 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Technical Architect
10 1 (2.22%) Office 365 Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) RFC 822
2 1 (2.22%) D3.js
2 1 (2.22%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Data Integration
1 4 (8.89%) Reference Data
2 3 (6.67%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) CMDB
3 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (2.22%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (24.44%) Migration
2 10 (22.22%) Case Management
2 10 (22.22%) Computer Forensics
2 10 (22.22%) Data Migration
2 10 (22.22%) Portfolio Management
2 10 (22.22%) Records Management
3 9 (20.00%) Information Security
3 9 (20.00%) Project Management
4 6 (13.33%) Six Sigma
5 5 (11.11%) Data Architecture
5 5 (11.11%) Workflow
6 4 (8.89%) Data Modelling
6 4 (8.89%) Electronic Discovery Reference Model
7 3 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (6.67%) Digital Forensics
8 2 (4.44%) CRM
8 2 (4.44%) Data Management
9 1 (2.22%) Functional Testing
9 1 (2.22%) Presales
9 1 (2.22%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.33%) Perl
1 6 (13.33%) Python
2 1 (2.22%) C
2 1 (2.22%) C++
2 1 (2.22%) Java
2 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.22%) Ruby
2 1 (2.22%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) CISM
1 9 (20.00%) CISSP
2 3 (6.67%) CTC Cleared
2 3 (6.67%) Degree
2 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) COBIT
2 4 (8.89%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) NFS
1 1 (2.22%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 20 (44.44%) EnCase
2 11 (24.44%) FTK
3 1 (2.22%) RSA Archer
3 1 (2.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 12 (26.67%) Nuix
2 10 (22.22%) dtSearch
2 10 (22.22%) Recommind
3 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (17.78%) Symantec
5 5 (11.11%) Bloomberg
5 5 (11.11%) Reuters
6 1 (2.22%) HP
6 1 (2.22%) IBM
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle
6 1 (2.22%) VMware