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 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Law
Rank 169 171 215
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +44
Contract jobs citing Law 342 299 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.50% 1.33% 1.05%
As % of the General category 3.41% 2.91% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 212 171
Median daily rate £450 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £200 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £345 £373
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -7.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Median hourly rate £20.25 £13.50 £19.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -32.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.45 £11.10 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.05 £26.30 £23.81
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £21.68 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-19.51% +31.36%
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
10019 10273 10684
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.96% 45.67% 45.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 7435 7260 7547
Median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £290
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 94 125 164
Median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -9.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £25.00 £26.74
% change year-on-year
+9.52% -6.48%

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 6 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 6 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 +46 63 £450 +38.46% 104
Hammersmith - 2 £338 - 4
Paddington +4 1 £440 -12.00%
Westminster - 1 £413 - 1
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 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.

1 255 (39.47%) Legal
2 159 (24.61%) Finance
3 131 (20.28%) Agile Software Development
4 125 (19.35%) Windows
5 114 (17.65%) Project Management
6 103 (15.94%) MS Office
7 94 (14.55%) Microsoft
8 91 (14.09%) Active Directory
9 82 (12.69%) PRINCE2
10 75 (11.61%) ITIL
11 72 (11.15%) MS Excel
12 71 (10.99%) SQL
13 70 (10.84%) Windows 7
14 66 (10.22%) iManage
15 63 (9.75%) Stakeholder Management
15 63 (9.75%) Document Management
16 62 (9.60%) SQL Server
17 55 (8.51%) Citrix
18 50 (7.74%) Degree
19 48 (7.43%) Analytical Skills
20 47 (7.28%) Security Cleared
21 46 (7.12%) Banking
22 45 (6.97%) JavaScript
23 44 (6.81%) E-Commerce
23 44 (6.81%) SC Cleared
24 43 (6.66%) Blackberry
24 43 (6.66%) .NET
25 41 (6.35%) Waterfall
26 40 (6.19%) HTML
27 38 (5.88%) MS Project

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 29 (4.49%) SharePoint
2 20 (3.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 17 (2.63%) MS Exchange
4 14 (2.17%) CMS
5 10 (1.55%) OpenStack
6 8 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (1.24%) IIS
7 7 (1.08%) Confluence
8 6 (0.93%) Node.js
9 5 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (0.77%) Skype for Business
10 4 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
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
13 1 (0.15%) JBoss
13 1 (0.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 103 (15.94%) MS Office
2 72 (11.15%) MS Excel
3 38 (5.88%) MS Project
4 29 (4.49%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (1.39%) MS Visio
6 8 (1.24%) Acrobat
7 6 (0.93%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.15%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.15%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.15%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.46%) Visualfiles
3 2 (0.31%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.31%) OpenText MBPM
3 2 (0.31%) Unica
4 1 (0.15%) assyst
4 1 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.15%) Global One
4 1 (0.15%) Loan IQ
4 1 (0.15%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.15%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.15%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.86%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.62%) SaaS
3 3 (0.46%) Office 365
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 25 (3.87%) WAN
2 20 (3.10%) LAN
2 20 (3.10%) VPN
3 14 (2.17%) Firewall
3 14 (2.17%) Intranet
4 11 (1.70%) Internet
5 9 (1.39%) HTTPS
5 9 (1.39%) VoIP
5 9 (1.39%) WebEx
6 8 (1.24%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (1.24%) Extranet
7 7 (1.08%) NAS
7 7 (1.08%) Network Security
8 6 (0.93%) IP Telephony
8 6 (0.93%) Wireless
9 5 (0.77%) EIGRP
9 5 (0.77%) TCP/IP
10 4 (0.62%) DHCP
10 4 (0.62%) HSRP
10 4 (0.62%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (9.60%) SQL Server
2 30 (4.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (3.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (2.48%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (2.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (1.39%) SQL Server 2014
9 8 (1.24%) Relational Database
10 7 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (0.77%) Oracle Database
12 4 (0.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (0.62%) MySQL
13 3 (0.46%) Big Data
13 3 (0.46%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (0.46%) RDBMS
13 3 (0.46%) SQL Server 2000
14 2 (0.31%) Apache Cassandra
14 2 (0.31%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (1.70%) JIRA
1 11 (1.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (0.77%) Jenkins
2 5 (0.77%) TeamCity
3 4 (0.62%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.62%) Grunt
3 4 (0.62%) Jasmine
3 4 (0.62%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (0.46%) IntelliJ
4 3 (0.46%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (0.31%) GitLab
5 2 (0.31%) Gradle
5 2 (0.31%) gulp
5 2 (0.31%) JMeter
5 2 (0.31%) Maven
5 2 (0.31%) Selenium
5 2 (0.31%) SpecFlow
5 2 (0.31%) Subversion
5 2 (0.31%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.31%) WebDriver
General
1 255 (39.47%) Legal
2 159 (24.61%) Finance
3 46 (7.12%) Banking
4 23 (3.56%) Retail
5 14 (2.17%) Publishing
6 12 (1.86%) Marketing
7 10 (1.55%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.24%) Billing
9 7 (1.08%) Advertising
9 7 (1.08%) Investment Banking
10 5 (0.77%) Back Office
11 3 (0.46%) Military
12 2 (0.31%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.31%) French Language
13 1 (0.15%) Electronics
13 1 (0.15%) Front Office
13 1 (0.15%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.15%) German Language
13 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.15%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 168 (26.01%) Analyst
2 90 (13.93%) Project Manager
3 66 (10.22%) Developer
4 55 (8.51%) Support Analyst
5 52 (8.05%) Business Analyst
6 45 (6.97%) Service Desk Analyst
7 44 (6.81%) Service Analyst
8 34 (5.26%) Service Desk Support
9 33 (5.11%) Legal Analyst
10 30 (4.64%) IT Analyst
11 25 (3.87%) Service Desk Support Analyst
12 24 (3.72%) Administrator
12 24 (3.72%) Trainer
13 23 (3.56%) Desktop Support
14 22 (3.41%) IT Trainer
15 21 (3.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 19 (2.94%) Consultant
16 19 (2.94%) IT Support
17 18 (2.79%) Architect
17 18 (2.79%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (6.66%) .NET
2 40 (6.19%) HTML
3 30 (4.64%) CSS
4 25 (3.87%) HTML5
5 22 (3.41%) Sass
6 20 (3.10%) CSS3
7 19 (2.94%) XML
8 18 (2.79%) React
9 13 (2.01%) ASP.NET
10 12 (1.86%) AngularJS
11 8 (1.24%) Backbone.js
11 8 (1.24%) jQuery
12 7 (1.08%) .NET Framework
12 7 (1.08%) Web Services
13 6 (0.93%) SOAP
14 5 (0.77%) JSON
15 4 (0.62%) Middleware
15 4 (0.62%) REST
15 4 (0.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 4 (0.62%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 48 (7.43%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (6.66%) Blackberry
3 24 (3.72%) Data Centre
4 21 (3.25%) Management Information System
5 16 (2.48%) e-Learning
6 15 (2.32%) iPad
7 8 (1.24%) Clustering
7 8 (1.24%) User Experience
8 7 (1.08%) Visualisation
9 6 (0.93%) iPhone
9 6 (0.93%) Replication
9 6 (0.93%) Smartphone
10 5 (0.77%) Client/Server
10 5 (0.77%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (0.62%) Computer Science
11 4 (0.62%) Derivative
11 4 (0.62%) Driving Licence
11 4 (0.62%) NHS
12 3 (0.46%) Digital Media
12 3 (0.46%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 125 (19.35%) Windows
2 70 (10.84%) Windows 7
3 38 (5.88%) Windows Server
4 23 (3.56%) Windows XP
5 20 (3.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (2.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (2.32%) Windows 8
8 14 (2.17%) Linux
8 14 (2.17%) Unix
9 12 (1.86%) Android
10 8 (1.24%) Solaris
11 7 (1.08%) Windows 10
12 4 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.46%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.31%) VMS
15 1 (0.15%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.15%) OpenVMS
15 1 (0.15%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.15%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (20.28%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (17.65%) Project Management
3 82 (12.69%) PRINCE2
4 75 (11.61%) ITIL
5 63 (9.75%) Document Management
5 63 (9.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 44 (6.81%) E-Commerce
7 41 (6.35%) Waterfall
8 37 (5.73%) Migration
9 35 (5.42%) Business Analysis
10 33 (5.11%) Change Management
11 29 (4.49%) Practice Management
12 28 (4.33%) Scrum
13 27 (4.18%) Technical Architecture
14 25 (3.87%) Mentoring
14 25 (3.87%) TDD
15 23 (3.56%) Front End Development
15 23 (3.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 23 (3.56%) Workflow
16 21 (3.25%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 71 (10.99%) SQL
2 45 (6.97%) JavaScript
3 31 (4.80%) T-SQL
4 25 (3.87%) C#
5 24 (3.72%) PowerShell
6 15 (2.32%) Java
7 12 (1.86%) Python
8 7 (1.08%) VB.NET
9 6 (0.93%) PL/SQL
10 5 (0.77%) C
10 5 (0.77%) VB
10 5 (0.77%) VBA
10 5 (0.77%) VBScript
11 4 (0.62%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.46%) FQL
12 3 (0.46%) PHP
12 3 (0.46%) Ruby
13 2 (0.31%) Perl
13 2 (0.31%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.31%) XPath
Qualifications
1 50 (7.74%) Degree
2 47 (7.28%) Security Cleared
3 44 (6.81%) SC Cleared
4 27 (4.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 25 (3.87%) ITIL Certification
6 16 (2.48%) ISEB
7 13 (2.01%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (1.86%) DV Cleared
9 9 (1.39%) CCNA
10 8 (1.24%) APMP
10 8 (1.24%) CCNP
11 7 (1.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 7 (1.08%) PMI Certification
11 7 (1.08%) PMP
11 7 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 5 (0.77%) MCDST
13 4 (0.62%) MCP
13 4 (0.62%) MOS
14 3 (0.46%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.48%) QA
2 6 (0.93%) PMBOK
2 6 (0.93%) SLA
3 4 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.31%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.15%) P3O
5 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 91 (14.09%) Active Directory
2 14 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.39%) vSphere
4 6 (0.93%) Docker
5 5 (0.77%) RACF
6 4 (0.62%) KVM
7 3 (0.46%) NFS
7 3 (0.46%) ProxySG
7 3 (0.46%) XenApp
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 11 (1.70%) SCCM
2 8 (1.24%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.93%) Ansible
4 5 (0.77%) CA Single Sign-On
5 2 (0.31%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.31%) Puppet
5 2 (0.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (0.31%) WMI
6 1 (0.15%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (0.15%) DameWare
6 1 (0.15%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 94 (14.55%) Microsoft
2 66 (10.22%) iManage
3 55 (8.51%) Citrix
4 29 (4.49%) Cisco
5 22 (3.41%) VMware
6 21 (3.25%) Oracle
7 15 (2.32%) ServiceNow
8 11 (1.70%) SAP
9 10 (1.55%) Adobe
9 10 (1.55%) Rackspace
10 9 (1.39%) hybris
11 8 (1.24%) HP
12 7 (1.08%) CheckPoint
12 7 (1.08%) Interwoven
13 5 (0.77%) CA
13 5 (0.77%) EMC
13 5 (0.77%) F5
13 5 (0.77%) Google
13 5 (0.77%) Intel Security
13 5 (0.77%) Riverbed
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