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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Law
Rank 182 133 222
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +89
Contract jobs citing Law 300 401 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.35% 1.70% 0.93%
As % of the General category 3.12% 3.62% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 289 137
Median daily rate £450 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £187 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £716 £555 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £445
% change year-on-year
-0.66% -15.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Median hourly rate - £15.50 £21.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -29.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
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
9616 11092 10308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.40% 46.99% 44.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 6966 8030 7199
Median daily rate £488 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% -
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 £395 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +3.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 126 131
Median hourly rate £20.00 £22.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.60 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £52.17 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +40 62 £438 +16.66% 92
Croydon - 4 £388 -
Hammersmith - 3 £450 - 3
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £175 -
Westminster - 1 £700 - 1
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 223 (34.90%) Legal
2 171 (26.76%) Finance
3 147 (23.00%) Agile Software Development
4 127 (19.87%) Windows
5 108 (16.90%) Microsoft
6 92 (14.40%) MS Office
7 91 (14.24%) Project Management
8 84 (13.15%) SQL Server
9 82 (12.83%) SQL
10 79 (12.36%) Active Directory
10 79 (12.36%) Document Management
11 74 (11.58%) .NET
12 70 (10.95%) MS Excel
13 67 (10.49%) ITIL
14 64 (10.02%) Windows 7
14 64 (10.02%) iManage
15 63 (9.86%) PRINCE2
15 63 (9.86%) Citrix
16 57 (8.92%) JavaScript
17 50 (7.82%) HTML
18 47 (7.36%) Stakeholder Management
19 42 (6.57%) T-SQL
19 42 (6.57%) Business Analysis
19 42 (6.57%) Security Cleared
20 41 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
21 40 (6.26%) CSS
21 40 (6.26%) E-Commerce
21 40 (6.26%) Scrum
22 39 (6.10%) Windows Server
23 38 (5.95%) Blackberry

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 28 (4.38%) SharePoint
2 17 (2.66%) MS Exchange
3 16 (2.50%) Skype for Business
4 15 (2.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 11 (1.72%) CMS
5 11 (1.72%) IIS
5 11 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
6 10 (1.56%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (1.25%) Confluence
7 8 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (0.78%) Oracle Service Bus
8 5 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 4 (0.63%) Apache Spark
9 4 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (0.63%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.47%) Apache Solr
10 3 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.31%) Mule
Applications
1 92 (14.40%) MS Office
2 70 (10.95%) MS Excel
3 32 (5.01%) MS Project
4 19 (2.97%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (1.25%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.94%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.16%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.16%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 11 (1.72%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (1.41%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 4 (0.63%) Eloqua
4 3 (0.47%) assyst
5 2 (0.31%) OpenText MBPM
5 2 (0.31%) Unica
5 2 (0.31%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.16%) Faxination
6 1 (0.16%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.16%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.16%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.03%) Office 365
2 8 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.10%) Mimecast
4 2 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.31%) SaaS
5 1 (0.16%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.76%) Intranet
2 20 (3.13%) Internet
3 15 (2.35%) Extranet
4 14 (2.19%) Firewall
5 12 (1.88%) Unified Communications
6 10 (1.56%) VPN
6 10 (1.56%) WAN
6 10 (1.56%) WebEx
7 9 (1.41%) DNS
7 9 (1.41%) HTTPS
7 9 (1.41%) NAS
8 6 (0.94%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (0.94%) SAN
9 5 (0.78%) Skype
10 4 (0.63%) SSL
11 3 (0.47%) IP Telephony
11 3 (0.47%) LAN
11 3 (0.47%) MPLS
11 3 (0.47%) SMTP
11 3 (0.47%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (13.15%) SQL Server
2 28 (4.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (3.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (2.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 12 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (1.72%) Oracle ODI
8 10 (1.56%) Big Data
8 10 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
9 9 (1.41%) Oracle Database
10 8 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (0.94%) SQL Server 2014
12 5 (0.78%) MongoDB
12 5 (0.78%) NoSQL
12 5 (0.78%) SQLPlus
13 4 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (0.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 4 (0.63%) RDBMS
13 4 (0.63%) SQL Server 2000
13 4 (0.63%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 14 (2.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (1.56%) TeamCity
3 9 (1.41%) JIRA
4 7 (1.10%) Octopus Deploy
4 7 (1.10%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (0.78%) Git (software)
6 4 (0.63%) Eclipse
6 4 (0.63%) Grunt
6 4 (0.63%) Jasmine
6 4 (0.63%) Subversion
6 4 (0.63%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.47%) IntelliJ
7 3 (0.47%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (0.31%) GitLab
8 2 (0.31%) Gradle
8 2 (0.31%) gulp
8 2 (0.31%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.31%) JMeter
8 2 (0.31%) Maven
9 1 (0.16%) NetBeans
General
1 223 (34.90%) Legal
2 171 (26.76%) Finance
3 28 (4.38%) Banking
4 16 (2.50%) Telecoms
5 15 (2.35%) Marketing
5 15 (2.35%) Retail
6 14 (2.19%) Billing
7 13 (2.03%) Publishing
8 9 (1.41%) Advertising
9 5 (0.78%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.63%) Back Office
10 4 (0.63%) French Language
11 3 (0.47%) German Language
11 3 (0.47%) Military
11 3 (0.47%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.31%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.31%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.16%) Arabic Language
13 1 (0.16%) Games
13 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 151 (23.63%) Analyst
2 83 (12.99%) Developer
2 83 (12.99%) Project Manager
3 54 (8.45%) Support Analyst
4 43 (6.73%) Business Analyst
5 42 (6.57%) Architect
6 41 (6.42%) Service Analyst
7 40 (6.26%) Service Desk Analyst
8 32 (5.01%) Service Desk Support
9 30 (4.69%) IT Analyst
10 29 (4.54%) Legal Analyst
11 26 (4.07%) Service Desk Support Analyst
11 26 (4.07%) Trainer
12 23 (3.60%) IT Manager
13 21 (3.29%) IT Support
14 20 (3.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 18 (2.82%) Applications Support
15 18 (2.82%) IT Support Analyst
15 18 (2.82%) IT Trainer
15 18 (2.82%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (11.58%) .NET
2 50 (7.82%) HTML
3 40 (6.26%) CSS
4 31 (4.85%) HTML5
5 22 (3.44%) CSS3
5 22 (3.44%) Sass
6 21 (3.29%) ASP.NET
7 19 (2.97%) React
8 17 (2.66%) XML
9 16 (2.50%) jQuery
10 13 (2.03%) AngularJS
11 10 (1.56%) JSON
11 10 (1.56%) REST
12 9 (1.41%) Middleware
12 9 (1.41%) SOAP
12 9 (1.41%) Web Services
13 8 (1.25%) Backbone.js
14 7 (1.10%) Ajax
14 7 (1.10%) CAML
14 7 (1.10%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 41 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (5.95%) Blackberry
3 31 (4.85%) Management Information System
4 27 (4.23%) Data Centre
5 12 (1.88%) Algorithms
5 12 (1.88%) Data Structures
5 12 (1.88%) e-Learning
6 10 (1.56%) Client/Server
7 9 (1.41%) Clustering
7 9 (1.41%) User Experience
8 6 (0.94%) iPad
8 6 (0.94%) Virtual Team
9 5 (0.78%) Computer Science
9 5 (0.78%) iPhone
9 5 (0.78%) Learning Management System
10 4 (0.63%) Data Protection Act
10 4 (0.63%) Derivative
10 4 (0.63%) Driving Licence
10 4 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (0.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 127 (19.87%) Windows
2 64 (10.02%) Windows 7
3 39 (6.10%) Windows Server
4 17 (2.66%) Windows XP
5 16 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (2.19%) Unix
7 13 (2.03%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (1.88%) Android
9 9 (1.41%) Linux
10 8 (1.25%) Apple iOS
10 8 (1.25%) Solaris
10 8 (1.25%) Windows 10
10 8 (1.25%) Windows 8
11 5 (0.78%) VMS
11 5 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.16%) AIX
12 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.16%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (23.00%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (14.24%) Project Management
3 79 (12.36%) Document Management
4 67 (10.49%) ITIL
5 63 (9.86%) PRINCE2
6 47 (7.36%) Stakeholder Management
7 42 (6.57%) Business Analysis
8 40 (6.26%) E-Commerce
8 40 (6.26%) Scrum
9 37 (5.79%) Migration
10 34 (5.32%) Waterfall
11 33 (5.16%) TDD
12 30 (4.69%) CRM
12 30 (4.69%) Practice Management
13 25 (3.91%) Workflow
14 21 (3.29%) Continuous Improvement
14 21 (3.29%) Front End Development
14 21 (3.29%) Incident Management
14 21 (3.29%) MVC
15 20 (3.13%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (12.83%) SQL
2 57 (8.92%) JavaScript
3 42 (6.57%) T-SQL
4 37 (5.79%) PowerShell
5 33 (5.16%) C#
6 20 (3.13%) Java
7 9 (1.41%) C
7 9 (1.41%) Python
8 8 (1.25%) VB
9 7 (1.10%) FQL
10 6 (0.94%) PHP
10 6 (0.94%) PL/SQL
11 4 (0.63%) Perl
11 4 (0.63%) VBScript
12 3 (0.47%) Ruby
13 2 (0.31%) R
13 2 (0.31%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.31%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.31%) VBA
13 2 (0.31%) XPath
Qualifications
1 42 (6.57%) Security Cleared
2 37 (5.79%) Degree
3 35 (5.48%) SC Cleared
4 17 (2.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 14 (2.19%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (1.72%) MCP
6 11 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (1.56%) ISEB
8 8 (1.25%) MCSE
9 7 (1.10%) DV Cleared
10 6 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (0.94%) MCSA
11 5 (0.78%) APMP
11 5 (0.78%) CCNA
11 5 (0.78%) MOS
11 5 (0.78%) PMP
12 4 (0.63%) CCNP
12 4 (0.63%) MCDST
12 4 (0.63%) PMI Certification
13 3 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.19%) QA
2 8 (1.25%) SLA
3 7 (1.10%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.31%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.16%) ISO27002
System Software
1 79 (12.36%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.72%) XenApp
3 5 (0.78%) RACF
3 5 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.63%) Docker
5 3 (0.47%) ISA Server
5 3 (0.47%) NFS
5 3 (0.47%) vSphere
6 2 (0.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (0.31%) Veritas File System
6 2 (0.31%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.31%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.16%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.16%) RHEV
7 1 (0.16%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.16%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (1.72%) SCCM
2 6 (0.94%) WMI
3 5 (0.78%) Ansible
3 5 (0.78%) CA Single Sign-On
3 5 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.63%) DBAmp
4 4 (0.63%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (0.47%) AirWatch
5 3 (0.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (0.31%) Puppet
7 1 (0.16%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.16%) DameWare
7 1 (0.16%) Grafana
7 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.16%) Kibana
7 1 (0.16%) logstash
7 1 (0.16%) MIMEsweeper
7 1 (0.16%) SCOM
7 1 (0.16%) StatsD
7 1 (0.16%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 108 (16.90%) Microsoft
2 64 (10.02%) iManage
3 63 (9.86%) Citrix
4 27 (4.23%) Oracle
5 23 (3.60%) Cisco
6 16 (2.50%) ServiceNow
7 14 (2.19%) Salesforce.com
8 11 (1.72%) SAP
8 11 (1.72%) VMware
9 9 (1.41%) EMC
9 9 (1.41%) Interwoven
10 8 (1.25%) hybris
11 7 (1.10%) Tableau
12 5 (0.78%) Altiris
12 5 (0.78%) CA
12 5 (0.78%) Cognos
12 5 (0.78%) Hyperion
12 5 (0.78%) NetApp
12 5 (0.78%) Remedy
12 5 (0.78%) Sitecore
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