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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Law
England / London
Rank 180 150 194
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +44
Contract jobs citing Law 239 350 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.25% 1.63% 1.18%
As % of the General category 2.85% 3.59% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 275 177
Median daily rate £449 £400 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.18% -5.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £200 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £413
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £13.50 £18.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.50 £16.50

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
8391 9753 9743
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.93% 45.48% 45.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5942 6933 6970
Median daily rate £500 £498 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.50% +4.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 108 104
Median hourly rate £29.38 £26.25 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.92% +43.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £10.30 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £73.00 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +44.44%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017. 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 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 +6 51 £450 +7.46% 55
Hounslow - 2 - -
Canary Wharf - 2 £160 -
Croydon +2 1 £650 +116.66%
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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.

1 186 (38.51%) Legal
2 154 (31.88%) Finance
3 119 (24.64%) Windows
4 105 (21.74%) Microsoft
5 81 (16.77%) MS Office
6 73 (15.11%) ITIL
7 67 (13.87%) Data Centre
8 66 (13.66%) Active Directory
9 65 (13.46%) MS Excel
10 63 (13.04%) Project Management
11 62 (12.84%) Agile Software Development
12 60 (12.42%) SQL
13 54 (11.18%) Stakeholder Management
14 51 (10.56%) Security Cleared
15 48 (9.94%) SC Cleared
16 44 (9.11%) Linux
17 39 (8.07%) Windows 7
17 39 (8.07%) Windows Server
18 37 (7.66%) Banking
19 36 (7.45%) Practice Management
20 35 (7.25%) PRINCE2
21 34 (7.04%) Java
22 33 (6.83%) Cisco
22 33 (6.83%) Migration
23 31 (6.42%) SQL Server
24 30 (6.21%) Python
24 30 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
25 29 (6.00%) Change Management
25 29 (6.00%) Red Hat
25 29 (6.00%) Degree

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 19 (3.93%) Skype for Business
2 16 (3.31%) SharePoint
3 14 (2.90%) MS Exchange
4 8 (1.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 8 (1.66%) IIS
5 7 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (1.04%) CMS
6 5 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (0.62%) Office Communications Server
8 3 (0.62%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.62%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.41%) Apache
9 2 (0.41%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.41%) DataSynapse
9 2 (0.41%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.21%) Confluence
10 1 (0.21%) Jupyter
10 1 (0.21%) Mule
10 1 (0.21%) OpenStack
Applications
1 81 (16.77%) MS Office
2 65 (13.46%) MS Excel
3 19 (3.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (3.52%) MS Project
5 10 (2.07%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (1.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.62%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.11%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (2.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.45%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (1.24%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (1.24%) Office 365
5 2 (0.41%) Slack
6 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.21%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.21%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.21%) Sumo Logic
6 1 (0.21%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.11%) TCP/IP
1 15 (3.11%) Unified Communications
2 14 (2.90%) Skype
3 13 (2.69%) Cisco Nexus
4 11 (2.28%) Cisco IOS
5 10 (2.07%) Firewall
5 10 (2.07%) Internet
5 10 (2.07%) SAN
6 7 (1.45%) Intranet
7 6 (1.24%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (1.24%) WebEx
8 5 (1.04%) VoIP
9 4 (0.83%) HTTP
9 4 (0.83%) Network Security
9 4 (0.83%) TACACS
9 4 (0.83%) WAN
9 4 (0.83%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (0.62%) BIG-IP
10 3 (0.62%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (0.62%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (6.42%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.11%) Relational Database
2 15 (3.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (2.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (2.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (2.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (1.66%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (1.45%) RDBMS
7 7 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (1.24%) Power BI
9 5 (1.04%) MongoDB
10 4 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (0.83%) Apache Hive
10 4 (0.83%) Big Data
10 4 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (0.83%) Hadoop
10 4 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (0.62%) HBase
11 3 (0.62%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.62%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 24 (4.97%) JIRA
2 15 (3.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (2.48%) Jenkins
4 5 (1.04%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.62%) Maven
5 3 (0.62%) Rational Application Developer
5 3 (0.62%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.41%) AnthillPro
6 2 (0.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.41%) CruiseControl
6 2 (0.41%) HP UFT
6 2 (0.41%) Hudson
6 2 (0.41%) Mockito
6 2 (0.41%) Selenium
6 2 (0.41%) Subversion
6 2 (0.41%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.41%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.21%) Grunt
7 1 (0.21%) JUnit
7 1 (0.21%) Rational DOORS
General
1 186 (38.51%) Legal
2 154 (31.88%) Finance
3 37 (7.66%) Banking
4 17 (3.52%) Retail
5 11 (2.28%) Retail Banking
6 10 (2.07%) Marketing
7 9 (1.86%) Billing
8 4 (0.83%) Investment Banking
8 4 (0.83%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.62%) Advertising
9 3 (0.62%) Corporate Banking
9 3 (0.62%) Front Office
9 3 (0.62%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.41%) Local Government
11 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.21%) French Language
11 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.21%) Prime Brokerage
11 1 (0.21%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 132 (27.33%) Analyst
2 49 (10.14%) Project Manager
3 47 (9.73%) Developer
4 39 (8.07%) Architect
5 33 (6.83%) Service Analyst
6 32 (6.63%) Trainer
7 31 (6.42%) Service Desk Analyst
8 30 (6.21%) Business Analyst
9 27 (5.59%) Consultant
10 24 (4.97%) Help Desk Analyst
10 24 (4.97%) Legal Analyst
11 22 (4.55%) Administrator
11 22 (4.55%) Help Desk Support
11 22 (4.55%) Help Desk Support Analyst
12 20 (4.14%) IT Trainer
13 19 (3.93%) Support Analyst
14 16 (3.31%) 1st Line Support
14 16 (3.31%) 1st Line Support Analyst
14 16 (3.31%) Java Developer
14 16 (3.31%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (4.35%) HTML
2 20 (4.14%) XML
3 18 (3.73%) CSS
4 15 (3.11%) JSON
5 14 (2.90%) .NET
6 11 (2.28%) RSS
6 11 (2.28%) Spring
6 11 (2.28%) XSLT
7 9 (1.86%) Spring Boot
8 8 (1.66%) MDX
8 8 (1.66%) PostGIS
8 8 (1.66%) XMPP
9 7 (1.45%) SOAP
10 6 (1.24%) REST
10 6 (1.24%) Web Services
11 5 (1.04%) ASP.NET
12 4 (0.83%) HTML5
12 4 (0.83%) jQuery
13 3 (0.62%) AngularJS
13 3 (0.62%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 67 (13.87%) Data Centre
2 30 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (5.38%) Blackberry
4 23 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 18 (3.73%) e-Learning
6 14 (2.90%) Clustering
6 14 (2.90%) Video Conferencing
7 11 (2.28%) Web 2.0
8 9 (1.86%) Replication
9 8 (1.66%) iPad
10 7 (1.45%) iPhone
11 6 (1.24%) Computer Science
11 6 (1.24%) NHS
11 6 (1.24%) Smartphone
12 5 (1.04%) Data Structures
12 5 (1.04%) Learning Management System
12 5 (1.04%) Mobile App
13 4 (0.83%) iSeries
13 4 (0.83%) Tandem
14 3 (0.62%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 119 (24.64%) Windows
2 44 (9.11%) Linux
3 39 (8.07%) Windows 7
3 39 (8.07%) Windows Server
4 25 (5.18%) Unix
4 25 (5.18%) Windows 10
5 22 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (3.52%) CentOS
6 17 (3.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (2.90%) Windows 8
8 11 (2.28%) Ubuntu
9 10 (2.07%) Android
9 10 (2.07%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.83%) AIX
10 4 (0.83%) OpenVMS
11 3 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.62%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.41%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.21%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (15.11%) ITIL
2 63 (13.04%) Project Management
3 62 (12.84%) Agile Software Development
4 54 (11.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 36 (7.45%) Practice Management
6 35 (7.25%) PRINCE2
7 33 (6.83%) Migration
8 29 (6.00%) Change Management
9 27 (5.59%) Information Management
10 25 (5.18%) Service Management
11 23 (4.76%) Document Management
12 22 (4.55%) Risk Management
13 21 (4.35%) CRM
13 21 (4.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 20 (4.14%) Service Design
15 19 (3.93%) OO
16 18 (3.73%) Business Analysis
16 18 (3.73%) Data Modelling
17 17 (3.52%) Business Intelligence
17 17 (3.52%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 60 (12.42%) SQL
2 34 (7.04%) Java
3 30 (6.21%) Python
4 25 (5.18%) C
5 24 (4.97%) PHP
6 21 (4.35%) C#
7 19 (3.93%) JavaScript
8 9 (1.86%) T-SQL
9 8 (1.66%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 7 (1.45%) Perl
10 7 (1.45%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.04%) Bash Shell
11 5 (1.04%) Scala
12 2 (0.41%) C++
12 2 (0.41%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.21%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 51 (10.56%) Security Cleared
2 48 (9.94%) SC Cleared
3 29 (6.00%) Degree
4 18 (3.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 11 (2.28%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (1.86%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (1.86%) MOS
7 8 (1.66%) PMP
8 7 (1.45%) MCP
9 6 (1.24%) PMI Certification
9 6 (1.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (0.83%) DV Cleared
10 4 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.83%) MCSE
11 3 (0.62%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (0.62%) CCIE
11 3 (0.62%) CIPD
11 3 (0.62%) MBA
12 2 (0.41%) GCIH
12 2 (0.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.52%) SLA
2 11 (2.28%) PMO
3 4 (0.83%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.83%) QA
3 4 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.62%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (0.62%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.62%) GDPR
4 3 (0.62%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.41%) PMBOK
System Software
1 66 (13.66%) Active Directory
2 19 (3.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.86%) Docker
4 7 (1.45%) Hyper-V
5 6 (1.24%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (1.04%) RHEV
6 5 (1.04%) XenApp
7 4 (0.83%) RACF
8 2 (0.41%) HDFS
8 2 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.21%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.21%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (2.48%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 11 (2.28%) Tivoli
3 10 (2.07%) Puppet
4 9 (1.86%) Microsoft Clustering
5 8 (1.66%) Cisco CUCM
6 6 (1.24%) PowerCLI
6 6 (1.24%) Terraform
7 5 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (0.83%) Control-M
8 4 (0.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 3 (0.62%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.62%) Oracle Identity Management
9 3 (0.62%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 3 (0.62%) SCCM
10 2 (0.41%) Ansible
10 2 (0.41%) CA Service Virtualization
10 2 (0.41%) Graphite
10 2 (0.41%) Nagios
11 1 (0.21%) FTK
11 1 (0.21%) Oozie
Vendors
1 105 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 33 (6.83%) Cisco
3 29 (6.00%) Red Hat
4 26 (5.38%) Citrix
4 26 (5.38%) VMware
5 19 (3.93%) HP
6 18 (3.73%) iManage
7 16 (3.31%) Symantec
8 12 (2.48%) Lumension
9 11 (2.28%) NetIQ
10 10 (2.07%) Oracle
11 9 (1.86%) CyberArk
11 9 (1.86%) ServiceNow
12 8 (1.66%) Interwoven
12 8 (1.66%) Splunk
13 6 (1.24%) SolarWinds
14 5 (1.04%) Recommind
14 5 (1.04%) SAP
14 5 (1.04%) Veeam
15 4 (0.83%) EMC
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