The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Law over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank 174 182 179
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Contract jobs citing Law 281 282 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.26% 1.16% 1.15%
As % of the General category 2.76% 2.53% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 195 149
Average daily rate
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£355 £350 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +10.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £204 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £463 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
-8.10% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 11
Average hourly rate £21.50 £19.94 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.83% -7.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £12.75 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.90 £23.81 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.84 £13.75 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+51.56% -20.28%
Law
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

General Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
10170 11137 11236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.60% 45.98% 51.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 7160 7818 7998
Average daily rate £475 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 189 126
Average hourly rate £19.72 £22.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.38% -2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.90 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.00% -9.09%

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Law across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Law Jobs Demand Trend in London

Law
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Law across the London region.

Law Daily Rate Trend in London

Law
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Law across the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Law Daily Rate Histogram in London

Law
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Law across the London region.

Law Hourly Rate Trend in London

Law
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Law across the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Law Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Law
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 Law within the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 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 +7 57 £325 - 52
Uxbridge +3 3 - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Feltham - - - -
Orpington - - - - 3
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Law 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 Law.

1 192 (34.97%) Legal
2 149 (27.14%) Finance
3 129 (23.50%) Windows
4 98 (17.85%) Microsoft
5 94 (17.12%) Project Management
6 92 (16.76%) MS Office
7 77 (14.03%) Banking
8 76 (13.84%) MS Excel
9 71 (12.93%) ITIL
10 68 (12.39%) Active Directory
11 66 (12.02%) PRINCE2
11 66 (12.02%) Agile Software Development
12 64 (11.66%) Degree
13 60 (10.93%) Windows 7
14 45 (8.20%) Citrix
15 44 (8.01%) .NET
15 44 (8.01%) Analytical Skills
16 43 (7.83%) SQL
17 41 (7.47%) MS Visio
18 39 (7.10%) Java
19 38 (6.92%) SQL Server
19 38 (6.92%) Business Analysis
20 37 (6.74%) Windows Server 2008
21 36 (6.56%) Stakeholder Management
22 34 (6.19%) MS Project
22 34 (6.19%) CRM
23 33 (6.01%) SharePoint
24 32 (5.83%) Change Management
25 31 (5.65%) C#
25 31 (5.65%) Windows Server 2003

Law
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Law 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 Law. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 33 (6.01%) SharePoint
2 30 (5.46%) WorkSite
3 26 (4.74%) MS Exchange
4 18 (3.28%) IIS
5 16 (2.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 16 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (2.37%) SharePoint 2013
7 10 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
8 9 (1.64%) Lync
9 8 (1.46%) CMS
10 6 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2007
11 4 (0.73%) Node.js
12 3 (0.55%) Apache
13 2 (0.36%) Drupal
13 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
13 2 (0.36%) Apache Spark
14 1 (0.18%) Confluence
14 1 (0.18%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 92 (16.76%) MS Office
2 76 (13.84%) MS Excel
3 41 (7.47%) MS Visio
4 34 (6.19%) MS Project
5 22 (4.01%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (1.28%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.36%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.18%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.18%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.18%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 2 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.36%) Cognos Planning
2 1 (0.18%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.18%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.46%) SaaS
2 6 (1.09%) Office 365
2 6 (1.09%) Mimecast
3 5 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (4.92%) VPN
2 18 (3.28%) WAN
3 16 (2.91%) LAN
4 15 (2.73%) Internet
4 15 (2.73%) TCP/IP
5 12 (2.19%) DNS
6 11 (2.00%) DHCP
6 11 (2.00%) Firewall
7 10 (1.82%) SAN
7 10 (1.82%) Intranet
8 7 (1.28%) SMTP
8 7 (1.28%) VoIP
8 7 (1.28%) WLAN
8 7 (1.28%) MPLS
8 7 (1.28%) VLAN
9 6 (1.09%) Network Security
9 6 (1.09%) WebEx
9 6 (1.09%) LDAP
9 6 (1.09%) Kerberos
10 3 (0.55%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (6.92%) SQL Server
2 20 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (2.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 16 (2.91%) Big Data
4 12 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (1.64%) QlikView
7 8 (1.46%) Hadoop
7 8 (1.46%) Spotfire
8 4 (0.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (0.55%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.36%) IDOL
10 2 (0.36%) OLAP
10 2 (0.36%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.36%) OLTP
10 2 (0.36%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.36%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (1.09%) Visual Studio
1 6 (1.09%) GDB
2 4 (0.73%) NUnit
2 4 (0.73%) JIRA
3 3 (0.55%) MSI
3 3 (0.55%) AdminStudio
3 3 (0.55%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 2 (0.36%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (0.36%) MSBuild
4 2 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.18%) Subversion
5 1 (0.18%) Eclipse
General
1 192 (34.97%) Legal
2 149 (27.14%) Finance
3 77 (14.03%) Banking
4 27 (4.92%) Telecoms
5 25 (4.55%) Retail
6 19 (3.46%) Marketing
7 15 (2.73%) Investment Banking
8 11 (2.00%) Billing
9 7 (1.28%) Publishing
10 4 (0.73%) Games
10 4 (0.73%) Back Office
10 4 (0.73%) Retail Banking
10 4 (0.73%) Advertising
11 2 (0.36%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.36%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.18%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 179 (32.60%) Analyst
2 81 (14.75%) Developer
3 61 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 59 (10.75%) Project Manager
5 33 (6.01%) Support Analyst
6 28 (5.10%) Service Analyst
7 27 (4.92%) Service Desk Analyst
8 21 (3.83%) Senior Developer
9 20 (3.64%) Coordinator
10 18 (3.28%) Trainer
11 15 (2.73%) Architect
11 15 (2.73%) IT Trainer
11 15 (2.73%) Project Coordinator
12 14 (2.55%) Designer
13 13 (2.37%) Consultant
13 13 (2.37%) Administrator
14 12 (2.19%) Front-End Developer
15 11 (2.00%) Senior Analyst
15 11 (2.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 11 (2.00%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (8.01%) .NET
2 27 (4.92%) HTML
3 23 (4.19%) CSS
4 21 (3.83%) .NET Framework
5 19 (3.46%) HTML5
6 16 (2.91%) CSS3
7 10 (1.82%) AngularJS
8 9 (1.64%) XML
8 9 (1.64%) ASP.NET
9 8 (1.46%) jQuery
10 7 (1.28%) RESTful
11 6 (1.09%) Web Services
11 6 (1.09%) JSON
12 5 (0.91%) XSLT
12 5 (0.91%) XML Schema
12 5 (0.91%) SOAP
12 5 (0.91%) Stripes Framework
12 5 (0.91%) GWT
12 5 (0.91%) Backbone.js
12 5 (0.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 44 (8.01%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (5.10%) Management Information System
3 27 (4.92%) Blackberry
4 19 (3.46%) User Experience
5 10 (1.82%) PMI
5 10 (1.82%) Visualisation
5 10 (1.82%) Open Source
6 8 (1.46%) Clustering
7 7 (1.28%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.09%) E-Learning
8 6 (1.09%) Statistics
8 6 (1.09%) Social Media
8 6 (1.09%) Computer Science
9 5 (0.91%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (0.91%) Learning Management System
10 4 (0.73%) iPhone
10 4 (0.73%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (0.73%) Online Banking
10 4 (0.73%) Graphic Design
11 3 (0.55%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 129 (23.50%) Windows
2 60 (10.93%) Windows 7
3 37 (6.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (5.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (3.64%) Windows XP
6 15 (2.73%) Linux
7 14 (2.55%) Windows 8
8 12 (2.19%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (1.28%) Apple iOS
10 6 (1.09%) Android
11 5 (0.91%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.55%) Windows 2000
12 3 (0.55%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.18%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (17.12%) Project Management
2 71 (12.93%) ITIL
3 66 (12.02%) PRINCE2
3 66 (12.02%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (6.92%) Business Analysis
5 36 (6.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 34 (6.19%) CRM
7 32 (5.83%) Change Management
8 30 (5.46%) Migration
9 29 (5.28%) Document Management
10 27 (4.92%) Service Management
11 24 (4.37%) Six Sigma
12 21 (3.83%) Practice Management
13 19 (3.46%) Risk Management
13 19 (3.46%) OO
13 19 (3.46%) User Stories
14 18 (3.28%) Data Protection
15 17 (3.10%) Analytics
15 17 (3.10%) Business Intelligence
16 16 (2.91%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 43 (7.83%) SQL
2 39 (7.10%) Java
3 31 (5.65%) C#
4 24 (4.37%) Python
5 23 (4.19%) JavaScript
6 19 (3.46%) C++
7 17 (3.10%) VB
8 14 (2.55%) VBA
8 14 (2.55%) PowerShell
9 12 (2.19%) T-SQL
10 10 (1.82%) PHP
10 10 (1.82%) Ruby
11 8 (1.46%) C
11 8 (1.46%) Perl
11 8 (1.46%) VB.NET
12 7 (1.28%) Bash Shell
13 6 (1.09%) VC++
13 6 (1.09%) Shell Script
14 5 (0.91%) XPath
15 3 (0.55%) XAML
Qualifications
1 64 (11.66%) Degree
2 31 (5.65%) Security Cleared
3 30 (5.46%) PMI Certification
4 26 (4.74%) PMP
5 20 (3.64%) SC Cleared
6 15 (2.73%) APMP
7 13 (2.37%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (2.00%) ISEB
9 9 (1.64%) MCSE
9 9 (1.64%) MOS
10 8 (1.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 7 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 6 (1.09%) CISSP
13 5 (0.91%) MCITP
13 5 (0.91%) Six Sigma Green Belt
14 4 (0.73%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
14 4 (0.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 2 (0.36%) DV Cleared
15 2 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.37%) QA
2 10 (1.82%) SLA
3 8 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.09%) COBIT
4 6 (1.09%) P3O
5 4 (0.73%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.18%) PMBOK
System Software
1 68 (12.39%) Active Directory
2 17 (3.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.28%) vSphere
4 6 (1.09%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.91%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (0.73%) Terminal Server
7 3 (0.55%) NFS
7 3 (0.55%) VMware Server
7 3 (0.55%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 2 (0.36%) XenApp
9 1 (0.18%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.18%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.18%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.18%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.18%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 22 (4.01%) SCCM
2 5 (0.91%) SCOM
3 4 (0.73%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (0.55%) MOM
4 3 (0.55%) MIMEsweeper
5 2 (0.36%) DameWare
5 2 (0.36%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (0.36%) HP SIM
5 2 (0.36%) OpenView
6 1 (0.18%) Legato
6 1 (0.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.18%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.18%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.18%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.18%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.18%) WMI
Vendors
1 98 (17.85%) Microsoft
2 45 (8.20%) Citrix
3 28 (5.10%) VMware
4 17 (3.10%) Interwoven
5 13 (2.37%) HP
6 12 (2.19%) Cisco
7 11 (2.00%) OpenText
7 11 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
8 9 (1.64%) Oracle
9 8 (1.46%) TIBCO
9 8 (1.46%) CheckPoint
9 8 (1.46%) Tableau
10 7 (1.28%) MobileIron
10 7 (1.28%) Adobe
10 7 (1.28%) EMC
11 6 (1.09%) SAP
11 6 (1.09%) Symantec
11 6 (1.09%) AppSense
11 6 (1.09%) SolarWinds
12 5 (0.91%) Hummingbird
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £550 - £650 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Rate: £450 - £475 per day + 6 month rolling
Posted: 3 days ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Rate: £375 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Rate: £55k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Rate: £350 - £500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £800 - £850 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £150 - £200 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £380.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £400 - £600 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £375 - £450 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago