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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank 159 204 189
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -15
Contract jobs citing Law 300 237 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.37% 1.04% 1.11%
As % of the General category 2.96% 2.29% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 170 140
Average daily rate
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£360 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £190 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £476 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £385 £338
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +14.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 17
Average hourly rate £13.75 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £13.10 £17.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.85 £21.60 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+7.57% +6.45%
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
10128 10335 11365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 46.19% 45.36% 51.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 7214 7369 7923
Average daily rate £475 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 138 159
Average hourly rate £22.36 £18.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.19% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £41.00 £48.72
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -3.84%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +17 55 £325 - 44
Paddington - 3 £500 -
Uxbridge +2 1 - - 1
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 181 (32.61%) Legal
2 163 (29.37%) Finance
3 140 (25.23%) Windows
4 104 (18.74%) Microsoft
5 92 (16.58%) Project Management
6 85 (15.32%) MS Excel
7 83 (14.95%) MS Office
8 78 (14.05%) ITIL
8 78 (14.05%) Banking
9 77 (13.87%) Agile Software Development
10 75 (13.51%) PRINCE2
11 65 (11.71%) Windows 7
12 63 (11.35%) Degree
13 59 (10.63%) Active Directory
14 52 (9.37%) .NET
15 48 (8.65%) Stakeholder Management
16 47 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
17 43 (7.75%) SQL Server
18 42 (7.57%) SQL
18 42 (7.57%) MS Visio
18 42 (7.57%) Citrix
19 41 (7.39%) Migration
19 41 (7.39%) Business Analysis
20 38 (6.85%) Data Centre
21 36 (6.49%) MS Project
22 34 (6.13%) Windows Server 2008
23 33 (5.95%) CRM
24 32 (5.77%) Change Management
24 32 (5.77%) QA
25 31 (5.59%) .NET Framework

Law
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 30 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 29 (5.23%) WorkSite
3 23 (4.14%) IIS
4 16 (2.88%) MS Exchange
5 10 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (1.80%) SharePoint 2013
5 10 (1.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 8 (1.44%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (1.26%) CMS
7 7 (1.26%) Lync
8 4 (0.72%) Node.js
8 4 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.36%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.36%) Lotus Domino
10 2 (0.36%) SAS
11 1 (0.18%) FileNet
11 1 (0.18%) Apache
Applications
1 85 (15.32%) MS Excel
2 83 (14.95%) MS Office
3 42 (7.57%) MS Visio
4 36 (6.49%) MS Project
5 23 (4.14%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (1.44%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.36%) Adobe Captivate
8 2 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.36%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.18%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.18%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.36%) Cognos Planning
3 2 (0.36%) Unica
4 1 (0.18%) Agresso
4 1 (0.18%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 1 (0.18%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.26%) Office 365
1 7 (1.26%) SaaS
2 5 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.72%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.06%) Internet
2 15 (2.70%) VPN
3 14 (2.52%) WAN
4 11 (1.98%) Intranet
4 11 (1.98%) LAN
5 10 (1.80%) TCP/IP
6 8 (1.44%) SAN
7 6 (1.08%) Network Security
7 6 (1.08%) DNS
7 6 (1.08%) DHCP
8 5 (0.90%) Firewall
8 5 (0.90%) SMTP
8 5 (0.90%) WLAN
8 5 (0.90%) VLAN
9 4 (0.72%) WebEx
10 3 (0.54%) VoIP
10 3 (0.54%) Ethernet
10 3 (0.54%) Kerberos
10 3 (0.54%) LDAP
10 3 (0.54%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (7.75%) SQL Server
2 31 (5.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (3.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 18 (3.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (1.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 10 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (1.44%) Spotfire
6 8 (1.44%) QlikView
7 6 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (0.72%) Big Data
8 4 (0.72%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (0.54%) OLAP
9 3 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.54%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.36%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.36%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.36%) OLTP
10 2 (0.36%) IDOL
11 1 (0.18%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 7 (1.26%) Visual Studio
1 7 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (0.72%) MSBuild
2 4 (0.72%) NUnit
2 4 (0.72%) MSI
3 3 (0.54%) AdminStudio
3 3 (0.54%) JIRA
4 2 (0.36%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 2 (0.36%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.18%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.18%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.18%) Subversion
5 1 (0.18%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.18%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.18%) CocoaPods
5 1 (0.18%) Android Studio
5 1 (0.18%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.18%) Mocha
General
1 181 (32.61%) Legal
2 163 (29.37%) Finance
3 78 (14.05%) Banking
4 29 (5.23%) Retail
5 25 (4.50%) Telecoms
6 18 (3.24%) Marketing
7 13 (2.34%) Investment Banking
8 12 (2.16%) Billing
9 4 (0.72%) Retail Banking
9 4 (0.72%) Games
9 4 (0.72%) Publishing
10 3 (0.54%) Back Office
11 2 (0.36%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.36%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.36%) Advertising
12 1 (0.18%) Mandarin Language
12 1 (0.18%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 182 (32.79%) Analyst
2 80 (14.41%) Developer
3 68 (12.25%) Business Analyst
4 66 (11.89%) Project Manager
5 30 (5.41%) Support Analyst
6 27 (4.86%) Service Analyst
7 26 (4.68%) Service Desk Analyst
8 20 (3.60%) Trainer
9 19 (3.42%) Coordinator
10 18 (3.24%) Administrator
11 17 (3.06%) IT Trainer
12 16 (2.88%) Consultant
13 15 (2.70%) Senior Developer
13 15 (2.70%) Architect
13 15 (2.70%) Project Coordinator
13 15 (2.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 14 (2.52%) Front-End Developer
14 14 (2.52%) Senior Analyst
15 13 (2.34%) Business Manager
16 12 (2.16%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (9.37%) .NET
2 31 (5.59%) .NET Framework
3 24 (4.32%) HTML
4 20 (3.60%) CSS
5 19 (3.42%) HTML5
6 16 (2.88%) CSS3
7 11 (1.98%) AngularJS
8 10 (1.80%) XML
9 7 (1.26%) JSON
10 6 (1.08%) jQuery
10 6 (1.08%) ASP.NET
11 5 (0.90%) XML Schema
11 5 (0.90%) XSLT
11 5 (0.90%) Web Services
11 5 (0.90%) GWT
11 5 (0.90%) Backbone.js
11 5 (0.90%) Vaadin
11 5 (0.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (0.90%) Stripes Framework
12 4 (0.72%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 47 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (6.85%) Data Centre
3 29 (5.23%) Blackberry
4 25 (4.50%) Management Information System
5 21 (3.78%) User Experience
6 11 (1.98%) PMI
7 10 (1.80%) Visualisation
8 9 (1.62%) Social Media
9 8 (1.44%) Clustering
10 7 (1.26%) E-Learning
10 7 (1.26%) Statistics
10 7 (1.26%) Mobile App
11 6 (1.08%) iPhone
12 5 (0.90%) Learning Management System
13 4 (0.72%) Graphic Design
13 4 (0.72%) Data Protection Act
14 3 (0.54%) Replication
14 3 (0.54%) CLARiiON
14 3 (0.54%) Thin Client
14 3 (0.54%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 140 (25.23%) Windows
2 65 (11.71%) Windows 7
3 34 (6.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (5.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 23 (4.14%) Windows XP
6 11 (1.98%) Linux
6 11 (1.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (1.80%) Windows 8
8 8 (1.44%) Android
9 6 (1.08%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.54%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.36%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (0.36%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.18%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (16.58%) Project Management
2 78 (14.05%) ITIL
3 77 (13.87%) Agile Software Development
4 75 (13.51%) PRINCE2
5 48 (8.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 41 (7.39%) Migration
6 41 (7.39%) Business Analysis
7 33 (5.95%) CRM
8 32 (5.77%) Change Management
9 25 (4.50%) Document Management
9 25 (4.50%) Service Management
9 25 (4.50%) Business Intelligence
10 22 (3.96%) User Stories
11 21 (3.78%) Data Migration
12 20 (3.60%) Practice Management
12 20 (3.60%) Data Modelling
12 20 (3.60%) Six Sigma
13 19 (3.42%) Risk Management
13 19 (3.42%) Data Analysis
13 19 (3.42%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 42 (7.57%) SQL
2 27 (4.86%) C#
3 23 (4.14%) Java
3 23 (4.14%) JavaScript
3 23 (4.14%) PowerShell
4 17 (3.06%) T-SQL
5 13 (2.34%) Python
6 11 (1.98%) C++
7 9 (1.62%) Ruby
8 7 (1.26%) VB
8 7 (1.26%) VB.NET
9 6 (1.08%) VBA
10 5 (0.90%) XPath
11 4 (0.72%) XAML
12 3 (0.54%) Objective-C
12 3 (0.54%) Apple Swift
13 2 (0.36%) R
13 2 (0.36%) Apex Code
13 2 (0.36%) PHP
14 1 (0.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 63 (11.35%) Degree
2 28 (5.05%) PMI Certification
3 27 (4.86%) Security Cleared
4 24 (4.32%) PMP
5 23 (4.14%) SC Cleared
6 12 (2.16%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (1.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 11 (1.98%) ISEB
7 11 (1.98%) APMP
8 10 (1.80%) MOS
9 9 (1.62%) MCSE
9 9 (1.62%) DV Cleared
9 9 (1.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 5 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (0.90%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 4 (0.72%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
11 4 (0.72%) MCITP
11 4 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.54%) CISA
12 3 (0.54%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.77%) QA
2 10 (1.80%) SLA
3 7 (1.26%) COBIT
3 7 (1.26%) P3O
4 6 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.72%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.18%) PMBOK
System Software
1 59 (10.63%) Active Directory
2 15 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.44%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (1.08%) vSphere
5 5 (0.90%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.54%) Terminal Server
6 3 (0.54%) VMware Server
6 3 (0.54%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 3 (0.54%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.36%) XenApp
7 2 (0.36%) NFS
8 1 (0.18%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 21 (3.78%) SCCM
2 4 (0.72%) SCOM
3 2 (0.36%) HP SIM
3 2 (0.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (0.36%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (0.36%) OpenView
3 2 (0.36%) DameWare
4 1 (0.18%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.18%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.18%) Legato
4 1 (0.18%) WMI
4 1 (0.18%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 104 (18.74%) Microsoft
2 42 (7.57%) Citrix
3 22 (3.96%) VMware
4 13 (2.34%) Salesforce.com
4 13 (2.34%) Interwoven
5 11 (1.98%) HP
6 10 (1.80%) Oracle
6 10 (1.80%) Cisco
7 9 (1.62%) OpenText
8 8 (1.44%) Tableau
8 8 (1.44%) Adobe
8 8 (1.44%) TIBCO
9 7 (1.26%) AppSense
10 5 (0.90%) Hummingbird
10 5 (0.90%) EMC
10 5 (0.90%) Cognos
10 5 (0.90%) SolarWinds
11 4 (0.72%) Ektron
11 4 (0.72%) Dell
11 4 (0.72%) CheckPoint
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Aerotek
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
London
Proactive Appointments
Rate: Up to £345 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Picture More Ltd
Salary: benefitsd
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Latcom Ltd
Rate: From £150 to £160 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £500 - £525 per day + extension up to 24 months
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £600 - £700 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Resourcing People Ltd.
Rate: From £33,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £430 - £470 per day + 3 month rolling
Posted: 7 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum + 6 month rolling
Posted: 14 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £425 - £475 per day + 6 month rolling
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £600.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £475 - £500 per day + 6 month rolling
Posted: 18 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £450 - £475 per day + 6 month rolling
Posted: 20 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 20 days ago