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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Law over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Law
Rank 175 164 210
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +46
Contract jobs citing Law 307 311 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.39% 1.40% 1.04%
As % of the General category 3.17% 3.03% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 225 170
Median daily rate £450 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.17% +2.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £191 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Median hourly rate £22.50 £13.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -21.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.75 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-7.04% +7.57%
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
9675 10276 10314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.86% 46.10% 45.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 7211 7311 7364
Median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 126 135
Median hourly rate £22.38 £22.18 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.87% +23.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.55 £11.00 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.90 £52.17 £40.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.06 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+4.41% -4.00%

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Law as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the London region over the 3 months to 27 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 +37 61 £445 +36.92% 92
Hammersmith - 2 £335 - 3
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Law 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 Law.

1 260 (39.82%) Legal
2 162 (24.81%) Finance
3 133 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
4 125 (19.14%) Windows
5 111 (17.00%) Project Management
6 108 (16.54%) MS Office
7 95 (14.55%) Microsoft
8 87 (13.32%) Active Directory
9 80 (12.25%) SQL
10 75 (11.49%) PRINCE2
10 75 (11.49%) MS Excel
11 73 (11.18%) ITIL
12 72 (11.03%) SQL Server
12 72 (11.03%) Document Management
13 69 (10.57%) Windows 7
14 65 (9.95%) iManage
15 60 (9.19%) Stakeholder Management
16 53 (8.12%) Degree
17 52 (7.96%) Citrix
18 51 (7.81%) JavaScript
19 49 (7.50%) .NET
20 48 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
21 47 (7.20%) Security Cleared
21 47 (7.20%) HTML
22 43 (6.58%) Blackberry
22 43 (6.58%) SC Cleared
23 42 (6.43%) Banking
24 41 (6.28%) E-Commerce
25 40 (6.13%) T-SQL
25 40 (6.13%) Waterfall

Law
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 33 (5.05%) SharePoint
2 21 (3.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 18 (2.76%) MS Exchange
4 13 (1.99%) CMS
5 10 (1.53%) IIS
6 9 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (1.38%) OpenStack
7 8 (1.23%) Confluence
7 8 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (0.92%) Node.js
8 6 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (0.77%) Skype for Business
10 4 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 2 (0.31%) Apache
12 2 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (0.31%) WordPress
13 1 (0.15%) JBoss
Applications
1 108 (16.54%) MS Office
2 75 (11.49%) MS Excel
3 37 (5.67%) MS Project
4 28 (4.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (1.23%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.92%) Acrobat
7 4 (0.61%) Adobe Captivate
8 2 (0.31%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.15%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.15%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.15%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (0.92%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.31%) Eloqua
2 2 (0.31%) OpenText MBPM
2 2 (0.31%) SAP HR
2 2 (0.31%) Unica
2 2 (0.31%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.15%) assyst
3 1 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.15%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.15%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.61%) Office 365
3 3 (0.46%) SaaS
4 2 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.31%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.15%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.22%) VPN
1 21 (3.22%) WAN
2 17 (2.60%) LAN
3 15 (2.30%) Intranet
4 14 (2.14%) Internet
5 13 (1.99%) Firewall
6 12 (1.84%) WebEx
7 10 (1.53%) HTTPS
8 8 (1.23%) Extranet
9 7 (1.07%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (1.07%) VoIP
10 6 (0.92%) IP Telephony
10 6 (0.92%) NAS
10 6 (0.92%) Network Security
11 5 (0.77%) TCP/IP
12 4 (0.61%) DHCP
12 4 (0.61%) EIGRP
12 4 (0.61%) HSRP
12 4 (0.61%) MPLS
12 4 (0.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (11.03%) SQL Server
2 34 (5.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 28 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (3.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (2.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 16 (2.45%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (1.68%) SQL Server 2014
9 10 (1.53%) Relational Database
9 10 (1.53%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (1.38%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (0.77%) MySQL
11 5 (0.77%) Oracle Database
11 5 (0.77%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (0.61%) SQL Server 2000
13 3 (0.46%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (0.46%) SQLPlus
14 2 (0.31%) Apache Cassandra
14 2 (0.31%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 11 (1.68%) JIRA
1 11 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (0.77%) Git (software)
2 5 (0.77%) Jenkins
2 5 (0.77%) TeamCity
3 4 (0.61%) Grunt
3 4 (0.61%) Jasmine
3 4 (0.61%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (0.61%) Subversion
4 3 (0.46%) IntelliJ
4 3 (0.46%) Karma Test Runner
4 3 (0.46%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.31%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.31%) GitLab
5 2 (0.31%) Gradle
5 2 (0.31%) gulp
5 2 (0.31%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.31%) Selenium
5 2 (0.31%) SpecFlow
5 2 (0.31%) WebDriver
General
1 260 (39.82%) Legal
2 162 (24.81%) Finance
3 42 (6.43%) Banking
4 23 (3.52%) Retail
5 15 (2.30%) Publishing
6 13 (1.99%) Marketing
7 10 (1.53%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.07%) Advertising
8 7 (1.07%) Billing
9 4 (0.61%) Back Office
9 4 (0.61%) French Language
10 3 (0.46%) German Language
10 3 (0.46%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.46%) Military
10 3 (0.46%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.31%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.31%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.15%) Arabic Language
12 1 (0.15%) Electronics
12 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 163 (24.96%) Analyst
2 89 (13.63%) Project Manager
3 76 (11.64%) Developer
4 59 (9.04%) Support Analyst
5 48 (7.35%) Business Analyst
6 45 (6.89%) Service Analyst
7 44 (6.74%) Service Desk Analyst
8 33 (5.05%) Trainer
9 32 (4.90%) Legal Analyst
9 32 (4.90%) Service Desk Support
10 30 (4.59%) IT Analyst
11 27 (4.13%) IT Trainer
12 26 (3.98%) Service Desk Support Analyst
13 23 (3.52%) Consultant
13 23 (3.52%) Desktop Support
14 21 (3.22%) Administrator
14 21 (3.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 20 (3.06%) IT Support
16 18 (2.76%) Architect
16 18 (2.76%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (7.50%) .NET
2 47 (7.20%) HTML
3 36 (5.51%) CSS
4 27 (4.13%) HTML5
5 24 (3.68%) XML
6 22 (3.37%) CSS3
6 22 (3.37%) Sass
7 19 (2.91%) ASP.NET
8 18 (2.76%) React
9 13 (1.99%) jQuery
10 12 (1.84%) AngularJS
11 10 (1.53%) JSON
12 8 (1.23%) .NET Framework
12 8 (1.23%) Backbone.js
12 8 (1.23%) Web Services
13 7 (1.07%) CAML
14 6 (0.92%) REST
14 6 (0.92%) SOAP
15 5 (0.77%) Ajax
16 4 (0.61%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 48 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (6.58%) Blackberry
3 27 (4.13%) Management Information System
4 21 (3.22%) Data Centre
5 18 (2.76%) e-Learning
6 11 (1.68%) iPad
7 9 (1.38%) User Experience
8 7 (1.07%) Clustering
8 7 (1.07%) iPhone
8 7 (1.07%) Visualisation
9 6 (0.92%) Replication
10 5 (0.77%) Client/Server
10 5 (0.77%) Computer Science
10 5 (0.77%) Learning Management System
10 5 (0.77%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (0.61%) Data Protection Act
11 4 (0.61%) Derivative
11 4 (0.61%) Driving Licence
11 4 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.61%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 125 (19.14%) Windows
2 69 (10.57%) Windows 7
3 40 (6.13%) Windows Server
4 23 (3.52%) Windows XP
5 21 (3.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (2.30%) Windows 8
8 13 (1.99%) Android
8 13 (1.99%) Linux
8 13 (1.99%) Unix
9 8 (1.23%) Solaris
10 7 (1.07%) Windows 10
11 6 (0.92%) Apple iOS
12 5 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.46%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.46%) VMS
14 1 (0.15%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (17.00%) Project Management
3 75 (11.49%) PRINCE2
4 73 (11.18%) ITIL
5 72 (11.03%) Document Management
6 60 (9.19%) Stakeholder Management
7 41 (6.28%) E-Commerce
8 40 (6.13%) Waterfall
9 34 (5.21%) Migration
10 31 (4.75%) Business Analysis
10 31 (4.75%) Technical Architecture
11 30 (4.59%) Practice Management
11 30 (4.59%) Scrum
12 29 (4.44%) Change Management
13 27 (4.13%) Mentoring
14 26 (3.98%) TDD
15 24 (3.68%) Workflow
16 23 (3.52%) Business Intelligence
17 22 (3.37%) Front End Development
18 21 (3.22%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 80 (12.25%) SQL
2 51 (7.81%) JavaScript
3 40 (6.13%) T-SQL
4 29 (4.44%) C#
4 29 (4.44%) PowerShell
5 18 (2.76%) Java
6 10 (1.53%) Python
7 9 (1.38%) VB
8 7 (1.07%) FQL
8 7 (1.07%) VB.NET
9 6 (0.92%) PL/SQL
10 5 (0.77%) C
10 5 (0.77%) VBA
10 5 (0.77%) VBScript
11 4 (0.61%) PHP
12 3 (0.46%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.31%) ES6
13 2 (0.31%) Perl
13 2 (0.31%) R
13 2 (0.31%) XPath
Qualifications
1 53 (8.12%) Degree
2 47 (7.20%) Security Cleared
3 43 (6.58%) SC Cleared
4 27 (4.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 25 (3.83%) ITIL Certification
6 12 (1.84%) ISEB
6 12 (1.84%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (1.68%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (1.68%) DV Cleared
8 10 (1.53%) CCNA
9 8 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 7 (1.07%) MCDST
10 7 (1.07%) MCP
11 6 (0.92%) APMP
11 6 (0.92%) CCNP
11 6 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 5 (0.77%) MOS
13 4 (0.61%) MCSE
13 4 (0.61%) PMI Certification
13 4 (0.61%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.30%) QA
2 6 (0.92%) PMBOK
3 5 (0.77%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.77%) SLA
4 4 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.15%) ISO27002
5 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 87 (13.32%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.23%) vSphere
4 6 (0.92%) Docker
5 5 (0.77%) RACF
6 4 (0.61%) XenApp
7 3 (0.46%) KVM
7 3 (0.46%) NFS
7 3 (0.46%) ProxySG
8 2 (0.31%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (0.31%) Veritas File System
8 2 (0.31%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 2 (0.31%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.15%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (1.38%) SCCM
2 7 (1.07%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.92%) Ansible
4 5 (0.77%) CA Single Sign-On
5 3 (0.46%) WMI
6 2 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.15%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.15%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.15%) DameWare
7 1 (0.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 95 (14.55%) Microsoft
2 65 (9.95%) iManage
3 52 (7.96%) Citrix
4 23 (3.52%) Cisco
4 23 (3.52%) Oracle
5 20 (3.06%) ServiceNow
6 18 (2.76%) VMware
7 13 (1.99%) SAP
8 10 (1.53%) Interwoven
9 9 (1.38%) Rackspace
10 8 (1.23%) Adobe
10 8 (1.23%) hybris
11 7 (1.07%) Tableau
12 6 (0.92%) Cognos
13 5 (0.77%) CA
13 5 (0.77%) CheckPoint
13 5 (0.77%) EMC
13 5 (0.77%) Google
14 4 (0.61%) Remedy
14 4 (0.61%) Reuters
City, London
First Point
Rate: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per hour
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £350 - £445 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
First Point
Rate: £400 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Rate: £38000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £200.00 - £245.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £300 - £425 per day + 3 - 6 MONTH EXTENSION!!
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Talent Point
Rate: £800 - £925 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Venn Group
Rate: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Hammersmith and Fulham
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £100 - £140 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Rate: £375.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £650 - £651 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Red10
Rate: £625 - £675 per day
Posted: 4 days ago