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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank 182 166 167
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +1
Contract jobs citing Law 239 287 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.14% 1.33% 1.19%
As % of the General category 2.48% 2.85% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 194 139
Average daily rate
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£400 £370 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +18.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £204 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £380
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 9
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £9.70 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.80 £23.43 £27.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £21.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-21.42% +35.48%
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
9625 10077 9920
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.94% 46.71% 50.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 6857 6980 7126
Average daily rate £475 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £643 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 184 122
Average hourly rate £17.87 £22.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.60% +2.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -13.72%

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 5 March 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
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 5 March 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
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -24 41 £363 +7.40% 56
Canary Wharf - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Feltham - - - -
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 216 (38.23%) Legal
2 149 (26.37%) Finance
3 144 (25.49%) Windows
4 123 (21.77%) MS Office
5 106 (18.76%) Microsoft
6 90 (15.93%) Project Management
7 85 (15.04%) ITIL
8 82 (14.51%) MS Excel
9 77 (13.63%) Active Directory
10 75 (13.27%) Windows 7
11 73 (12.92%) Banking
12 65 (11.50%) Agile Software Development
13 64 (11.33%) Degree
14 59 (10.44%) PRINCE2
15 53 (9.38%) Citrix
16 48 (8.50%) Windows Server 2008
17 42 (7.43%) Java
17 42 (7.43%) MS Visio
17 42 (7.43%) Document Management
18 41 (7.26%) Analytical Skills
19 40 (7.08%) SQL
20 39 (6.90%) WorkSite
20 39 (6.90%) VPN
20 39 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
21 37 (6.55%) MS Project
21 37 (6.55%) Business Analysis
22 35 (6.19%) SQL Server
22 35 (6.19%) SharePoint
22 35 (6.19%) Security Cleared
23 34 (6.02%) SCCM

Law
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 39 (6.90%) WorkSite
2 35 (6.19%) SharePoint
3 33 (5.84%) MS Exchange
4 22 (3.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 20 (3.54%) Lync
5 20 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2010
6 14 (2.48%) SharePoint 2013
7 11 (1.95%) SharePoint 2010
8 9 (1.59%) IIS
9 8 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2003
9 8 (1.42%) CMS
10 6 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (0.35%) Drupal
12 2 (0.35%) Apache
12 2 (0.35%) Apache Spark
13 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2013
13 1 (0.18%) Sitecore CMS
13 1 (0.18%) FileNet
13 1 (0.18%) Documentum
Applications
1 123 (21.77%) MS Office
2 82 (14.51%) MS Excel
3 42 (7.43%) MS Visio
4 37 (6.55%) MS Project
5 20 (3.54%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (1.59%) Photoshop
7 6 (1.06%) Adobe Captivate
8 3 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.35%) Stata
9 2 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.35%) Adobe Premiere
9 2 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.18%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 6 (1.06%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.18%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.18%) assyst
3 1 (0.18%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.18%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.88%) SaaS
2 3 (0.53%) Office 365
2 3 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 39 (6.90%) VPN
2 25 (4.42%) WAN
3 22 (3.89%) LAN
4 20 (3.54%) Firewall
5 19 (3.36%) TCP/IP
6 17 (3.01%) VoIP
6 17 (3.01%) Internet
7 16 (2.83%) DHCP
8 15 (2.65%) DNS
8 15 (2.65%) SAN
9 14 (2.48%) MPLS
10 13 (2.30%) Network Security
10 13 (2.30%) Intranet
11 8 (1.42%) VLAN
11 8 (1.42%) WLAN
12 7 (1.24%) Unified Communications
13 6 (1.06%) SMTP
13 6 (1.06%) Kerberos
13 6 (1.06%) LDAP
14 4 (0.71%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (6.19%) SQL Server
2 15 (2.65%) Big Data
3 13 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (1.42%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (1.42%) Hadoop
7 6 (1.06%) QlikView
8 5 (0.88%) Spotfire
9 3 (0.53%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (0.35%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.35%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.35%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.18%) IDOL
11 1 (0.18%) DB2
11 1 (0.18%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 6 (1.06%) Visual Studio
1 6 (1.06%) GDB
2 4 (0.71%) Cucumber
2 4 (0.71%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.53%) AdminStudio
4 2 (0.35%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (0.35%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 1 (0.18%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.18%) NSubstitute
5 1 (0.18%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (0.18%) MSTest
5 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.18%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.18%) JIRA
General
1 216 (38.23%) Legal
2 149 (26.37%) Finance
3 73 (12.92%) Banking
4 25 (4.42%) Telecoms
5 15 (2.65%) Marketing
6 13 (2.30%) Publishing
7 12 (2.12%) Investment Banking
8 11 (1.95%) Retail
9 7 (1.24%) Billing
10 5 (0.88%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.71%) Games
11 4 (0.71%) Back Office
11 4 (0.71%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.53%) Advertising
13 1 (0.18%) Front Office
13 1 (0.18%) Electronics
13 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.18%) Mandarin Language
13 1 (0.18%) French Language
13 1 (0.18%) German Language
Job Titles
1 207 (36.64%) Analyst
2 60 (10.62%) Developer
3 59 (10.44%) Business Analyst
3 59 (10.44%) Project Manager
4 41 (7.26%) Service Analyst
5 40 (7.08%) Support Analyst
5 40 (7.08%) Service Desk Analyst
6 27 (4.78%) Trainer
7 24 (4.25%) IT Trainer
8 18 (3.19%) Senior Developer
9 16 (2.83%) Architect
9 16 (2.83%) Network Analyst
9 16 (2.83%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 16 (2.83%) Designer
10 15 (2.65%) Desktop Support
11 14 (2.48%) Coordinator
11 14 (2.48%) Help Desk Analyst
11 14 (2.48%) Consultant
12 13 (2.30%) Senior Analyst
13 12 (2.12%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (5.13%) .NET
2 25 (4.42%) HTML
3 21 (3.72%) CSS
4 14 (2.48%) HTML5
5 13 (2.30%) CSS3
6 10 (1.77%) .NET Framework
7 9 (1.59%) jQuery
8 7 (1.24%) RESTful
8 7 (1.24%) ASP.NET
9 5 (0.88%) Vaadin
9 5 (0.88%) AngularJS
9 5 (0.88%) Stripes Framework
9 5 (0.88%) XML
9 5 (0.88%) GWT
10 4 (0.71%) SOAP
10 4 (0.71%) Web Services
10 4 (0.71%) Backbone.js
11 2 (0.35%) WCF
11 2 (0.35%) MDX
11 2 (0.35%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 41 (7.26%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (6.02%) Blackberry
3 28 (4.96%) Management Information System
4 15 (2.65%) User Experience
5 11 (1.95%) E-Learning
5 11 (1.95%) Clustering
6 10 (1.77%) PMI
6 10 (1.77%) Open Source
7 9 (1.59%) Learning Management System
8 8 (1.42%) Data Protection Act
8 8 (1.42%) Computer Science
9 7 (1.24%) Video Conferencing
9 7 (1.24%) Video Editing
10 6 (1.06%) Statistics
10 6 (1.06%) CESG
10 6 (1.06%) Visualisation
10 6 (1.06%) Social Media
10 6 (1.06%) Mobile App
11 5 (0.88%) iPhone
11 5 (0.88%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 144 (25.49%) Windows
2 75 (13.27%) Windows 7
3 48 (8.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 28 (4.96%) Windows XP
6 16 (2.83%) Linux
7 12 (2.12%) Windows 8
8 8 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (0.88%) Apple iOS
9 5 (0.88%) Android
9 5 (0.88%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.53%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (0.35%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.18%) UNIX
12 1 (0.18%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (15.93%) Project Management
2 85 (15.04%) ITIL
3 65 (11.50%) Agile Software Development
4 59 (10.44%) PRINCE2
5 42 (7.43%) Document Management
6 37 (6.55%) Business Analysis
7 31 (5.49%) Change Management
8 29 (5.13%) CRM
9 28 (4.96%) Service Management
9 28 (4.96%) Stakeholder Management
10 26 (4.60%) Six Sigma
10 26 (4.60%) Data Protection
11 25 (4.42%) Migration
12 24 (4.25%) Service Delivery
13 20 (3.54%) Risk Management
14 18 (3.19%) OO
14 18 (3.19%) Practice Management
15 16 (2.83%) Continuous Improvement
15 16 (2.83%) Analytics
16 15 (2.65%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 42 (7.43%) Java
2 40 (7.08%) SQL
3 30 (5.31%) C#
4 23 (4.07%) Python
5 18 (3.19%) C++
6 15 (2.65%) JavaScript
6 15 (2.65%) VBA
7 14 (2.48%) VB
8 13 (2.30%) Ruby
9 12 (2.12%) PHP
10 10 (1.77%) Shell Script
10 10 (1.77%) C
11 8 (1.42%) PowerShell
12 7 (1.24%) Bash Shell
12 7 (1.24%) Perl
13 6 (1.06%) T-SQL
13 6 (1.06%) VBScript
13 6 (1.06%) VC++
14 5 (0.88%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.35%) XPath
Qualifications
1 64 (11.33%) Degree
2 35 (6.19%) Security Cleared
3 31 (5.49%) PMI Certification
4 25 (4.42%) PMP
5 23 (4.07%) SC Cleared
6 21 (3.72%) MOS
7 18 (3.19%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (2.83%) APMP
9 14 (2.48%) VCP4
10 12 (2.12%) MCSE
11 10 (1.77%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (1.42%) MCITP
12 8 (1.42%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 7 (1.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 7 (1.24%) ISEB
13 7 (1.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 6 (1.06%) CISSP
14 6 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 5 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
15 5 (0.88%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.54%) QA
2 18 (3.19%) SLA
3 15 (2.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.71%) COBIT
4 4 (0.71%) P3O
5 2 (0.35%) PMBOK
System Software
1 77 (13.63%) Active Directory
2 21 (3.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (2.12%) Terminal Server
4 11 (1.95%) Hyper-V
5 9 (1.59%) vSphere
6 5 (0.88%) XenApp
6 5 (0.88%) NFS
7 3 (0.53%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 3 (0.53%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (0.53%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.18%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.18%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.18%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.18%) Firmware
8 1 (0.18%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 34 (6.02%) SCCM
2 13 (2.30%) SCOM
3 9 (1.59%) MOM
4 4 (0.71%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (0.71%) SCVMM
4 4 (0.71%) SCDPM
5 3 (0.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (0.53%) DameWare
5 3 (0.53%) MIMEsweeper
6 2 (0.35%) SCOrch
6 2 (0.35%) EdgeSight
7 1 (0.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.18%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.18%) OpenView
7 1 (0.18%) WMI
Vendors
1 106 (18.76%) Microsoft
2 53 (9.38%) Citrix
3 34 (6.02%) VMware
4 27 (4.78%) Interwoven
5 24 (4.25%) Cisco
6 16 (2.83%) HP
7 12 (2.12%) Open Text
7 12 (2.12%) SolarWinds
8 11 (1.95%) AppSense
8 11 (1.95%) Adobe
9 9 (1.59%) Juniper
9 9 (1.59%) EMC
10 8 (1.42%) CheckPoint
10 8 (1.42%) Symantec
11 7 (1.24%) MobileIron
11 7 (1.24%) Oracle
12 6 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (1.06%) BMC
12 6 (1.06%) Websense
12 6 (1.06%) Remedy
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