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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Law
Rank 153 196 156
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -40
Contract jobs citing Law 331 242 296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.59% 1.15% 1.35%
As % of the General category 3.48% 2.53% 2.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 176 199
Average daily rate £400 £414 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.32% +14.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £191 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 8
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- -21.42%
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
9514 9581 10415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.61% 45.69% 47.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 6705 6917 7273
Average daily rate £500 £475 £493
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -3.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £640 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 96 184
Average hourly rate £26.93 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.62% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £12.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £88.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £26.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +20.93%

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 13 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the London region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +51 48 £450 +12.50% 101
Croydon - 3 £300 -
Paddington - 2 £440 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £350 - 1
Westminster - 1 £475 - 2
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 265 (38.63%) Legal
2 177 (25.80%) Finance
3 152 (22.16%) Windows
4 150 (21.87%) Project Management
5 128 (18.66%) Agile Software Development
6 112 (16.33%) Microsoft
7 107 (15.60%) PRINCE2
8 103 (15.01%) Active Directory
9 94 (13.70%) MS Office
10 90 (13.12%) MS Excel
11 89 (12.97%) ITIL
12 87 (12.68%) Windows 7
13 69 (10.06%) SQL
14 64 (9.33%) Stakeholder Management
15 63 (9.18%) Banking
15 63 (9.18%) iManage
16 58 (8.45%) SQL Server
17 52 (7.58%) Change Management
17 52 (7.58%) Security Cleared
18 50 (7.29%) Business Analysis
19 49 (7.14%) Blackberry
19 49 (7.14%) Waterfall
20 48 (7.00%) MS Project
21 46 (6.71%) Practice Management
21 46 (6.71%) Degree
22 45 (6.56%) SC Cleared
22 45 (6.56%) Citrix
23 42 (6.12%) Windows Server
23 42 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
24 41 (5.98%) Migration

Law
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 30 (4.37%) SharePoint
2 29 (4.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 21 (3.06%) MS Exchange
4 11 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (1.46%) CMS
6 9 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (1.02%) OpenStack
8 5 (0.73%) Skype for Business
9 4 (0.58%) IIS
10 3 (0.44%) Alfresco
10 3 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.29%) Apache
11 2 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.15%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.15%) JBoss
12 1 (0.15%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.15%) WebLogic
Applications
1 94 (13.70%) MS Office
2 90 (13.12%) MS Excel
3 48 (7.00%) MS Project
4 38 (5.54%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (1.75%) MS Visio
6 10 (1.46%) Acrobat
6 10 (1.46%) Adobe Captivate
7 2 (0.29%) Adobe After Effects
7 2 (0.29%) Adobe Premiere
7 2 (0.29%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.15%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (1.17%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.15%) Cognos Planning
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.15%) Global One
3 1 (0.15%) Loan IQ
3 1 (0.15%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 1 (0.15%) Relativity
3 1 (0.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.15%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.15%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.31%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.44%) Mimecast
3 2 (0.29%) Office 365
3 2 (0.29%) SaaS
4 1 (0.15%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (3.35%) WAN
2 20 (2.92%) LAN
3 17 (2.48%) VPN
4 15 (2.19%) VoIP
5 11 (1.60%) Intranet
6 10 (1.46%) DHCP
6 10 (1.46%) DNS
6 10 (1.46%) SAN
7 9 (1.31%) Internet
7 9 (1.31%) WebEx
8 7 (1.02%) Firewall
8 7 (1.02%) IP Telephony
8 7 (1.02%) TCP/IP
9 6 (0.87%) Remote Desktop
10 5 (0.73%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (0.73%) EIGRP
10 5 (0.73%) HTTPS
10 5 (0.73%) Network Security
10 5 (0.73%) Wireless
11 4 (0.58%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (8.45%) SQL Server
2 38 (5.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 29 (4.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (2.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (2.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
8 11 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (1.46%) BusinessObjects
10 8 (1.17%) Relational Database
11 7 (1.02%) SQL Server 2014
12 6 (0.87%) Big Data
12 6 (0.87%) MySQL
13 5 (0.73%) Crystal Reports
14 4 (0.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 3 (0.44%) Hadoop
15 3 (0.44%) RDBMS
15 3 (0.44%) SQL Server 2000
15 3 (0.44%) Star Schema
16 2 (0.29%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 8 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (0.58%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.44%) JIRA
4 2 (0.29%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.29%) Grunt
4 2 (0.29%) gulp
4 2 (0.29%) InstallShield
4 2 (0.29%) Jasmine
4 2 (0.29%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.29%) Selenium
4 2 (0.29%) SpecFlow
4 2 (0.29%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.15%) Hudson
5 1 (0.15%) JMeter
5 1 (0.15%) JUnit
5 1 (0.15%) Mocha
5 1 (0.15%) Mockito
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.15%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 265 (38.63%) Legal
2 177 (25.80%) Finance
3 63 (9.18%) Banking
4 19 (2.77%) Retail
5 9 (1.31%) Marketing
5 9 (1.31%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.02%) Billing
6 7 (1.02%) Investment Banking
6 7 (1.02%) Publishing
7 5 (0.73%) Back Office
7 5 (0.73%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.44%) Advertising
8 3 (0.44%) Brand Awareness
8 3 (0.44%) German Language
9 2 (0.29%) French Language
9 2 (0.29%) Local Government
9 2 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.29%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.29%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.15%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 217 (31.63%) Analyst
2 116 (16.91%) Project Manager
3 54 (7.87%) Support Analyst
4 53 (7.73%) Business Analyst
5 50 (7.29%) Developer
6 42 (6.12%) Service Desk Analyst
7 40 (5.83%) Service Analyst
8 30 (4.37%) IT Analyst
9 28 (4.08%) Legal Analyst
9 28 (4.08%) Trainer
10 27 (3.94%) IT Manager
11 26 (3.79%) Desktop Analyst
11 26 (3.79%) Desktop Support
11 26 (3.79%) IT Trainer
12 24 (3.50%) Change Manager
13 23 (3.35%) 2nd Line Support
14 21 (3.06%) Administrator
14 21 (3.06%) Service Desk Support
15 20 (2.92%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
15 20 (2.92%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (3.64%) HTML
2 20 (2.92%) CSS
3 19 (2.77%) .NET
4 13 (1.90%) CSS3
4 13 (1.90%) HTML5
5 12 (1.75%) React
5 12 (1.75%) Sass
5 12 (1.75%) XML
6 8 (1.17%) ASP.NET
7 7 (1.02%) Backbone.js
7 7 (1.02%) jQuery
8 6 (0.87%) .NET Framework
8 6 (0.87%) AngularJS
9 5 (0.73%) Software Packaging
10 4 (0.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (0.58%) Web Services
11 3 (0.44%) JSON
11 3 (0.44%) Middleware
11 3 (0.44%) Swing
11 3 (0.44%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 49 (7.14%) Blackberry
2 42 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (5.10%) Data Centre
4 18 (2.62%) Clustering
4 18 (2.62%) e-Learning
5 15 (2.19%) iPad
6 11 (1.60%) Management Information System
7 10 (1.46%) Smartphone
8 8 (1.17%) Social Media
8 8 (1.17%) Visualisation
9 6 (0.87%) Replication
9 6 (0.87%) User Experience
9 6 (0.87%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (0.73%) Learning Management System
11 4 (0.58%) NHS
12 3 (0.44%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.44%) Digital Media
12 3 (0.44%) iSeries
12 3 (0.44%) PMI
12 3 (0.44%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 152 (22.16%) Windows
2 87 (12.68%) Windows 7
3 42 (6.12%) Windows Server
4 27 (3.94%) Windows XP
5 23 (3.35%) Linux
5 23 (3.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (3.06%) Android
7 18 (2.62%) Windows 8
8 17 (2.48%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (1.31%) Unix
11 4 (0.58%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.58%) Windows 10
12 3 (0.44%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.44%) OpenVMS
12 3 (0.44%) Solaris
12 3 (0.44%) zOS
13 2 (0.29%) Data ONTAP
13 2 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.15%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (21.87%) Project Management
2 128 (18.66%) Agile Software Development
3 107 (15.60%) PRINCE2
4 89 (12.97%) ITIL
5 64 (9.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 52 (7.58%) Change Management
7 50 (7.29%) Business Analysis
8 49 (7.14%) Waterfall
9 46 (6.71%) Practice Management
10 41 (5.98%) Document Management
10 41 (5.98%) Migration
11 34 (4.96%) ERP
12 32 (4.66%) E-Commerce
13 31 (4.52%) People Management
14 29 (4.23%) Mentoring
15 26 (3.79%) Change Control
16 25 (3.64%) Programme Management
16 25 (3.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 21 (3.06%) Continuous Improvement
18 19 (2.77%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 69 (10.06%) SQL
2 34 (4.96%) PowerShell
3 30 (4.37%) T-SQL
4 29 (4.23%) JavaScript
5 19 (2.77%) C#
6 17 (2.48%) Python
7 15 (2.19%) Java
8 8 (1.17%) VBScript
9 7 (1.02%) Bash Shell
9 7 (1.02%) C
9 7 (1.02%) Ruby
9 7 (1.02%) VBA
10 5 (0.73%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.44%) C++
11 3 (0.44%) Perl
11 3 (0.44%) VB
12 2 (0.29%) ES6
12 2 (0.29%) PHP
12 2 (0.29%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.29%) R
Qualifications
1 52 (7.58%) Security Cleared
2 46 (6.71%) Degree
3 45 (6.56%) SC Cleared
4 32 (4.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 29 (4.23%) DV Cleared
6 25 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
7 21 (3.06%) ISEB
8 17 (2.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 14 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (1.46%) PMI Certification
11 9 (1.31%) MOS
12 8 (1.17%) PMP
13 7 (1.02%) CCNP
13 7 (1.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 6 (0.87%) APMP
14 6 (0.87%) CCNA
15 4 (0.58%) IIBA
16 3 (0.44%) CCDA
16 3 (0.44%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.04%) QA
2 8 (1.17%) PMBOK
3 3 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.44%) SLA
4 2 (0.29%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.15%) MiFID
5 1 (0.15%) P3O
System Software
1 103 (15.01%) Active Directory
2 14 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.60%) vSphere
4 7 (1.02%) XenApp
5 5 (0.73%) RACF
5 5 (0.73%) XenDesktop
6 4 (0.58%) Docker
6 4 (0.58%) KVM
7 3 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.44%) ProxySG
8 2 (0.29%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (0.29%) Veritas File System
8 2 (0.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 2 (0.29%) XenServer
9 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.15%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 24 (3.50%) SCCM
2 10 (1.46%) SCOM
3 6 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.87%) Puppet
4 5 (0.73%) CA Single Sign-On
5 4 (0.58%) Ansible
6 3 (0.44%) Cisco UCCX
6 3 (0.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (0.29%) Cisco IPCC
7 2 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.29%) WMI
8 1 (0.15%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.15%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.15%) CiscoWorks
8 1 (0.15%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.15%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.15%) WSUS
Vendors
1 112 (16.33%) Microsoft
2 63 (9.18%) iManage
3 45 (6.56%) Citrix
4 40 (5.83%) Cisco
5 38 (5.54%) VMware
6 15 (2.19%) Oracle
7 12 (1.75%) Adobe
7 12 (1.75%) HP
7 12 (1.75%) NetApp
8 8 (1.17%) SAP
9 7 (1.02%) Apple
9 7 (1.02%) Cognos
9 7 (1.02%) Rackspace
9 7 (1.02%) ServiceNow
10 6 (0.87%) hybris
10 6 (0.87%) Recommind
11 5 (0.73%) CA
11 5 (0.73%) CheckPoint
11 5 (0.73%) Riverbed
11 5 (0.73%) Tableau
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