The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Law over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Law
Rank 103 87 71
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -16
Contract jobs citing Law 6 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.45% 0.091% 0.14%
As % of the General category 2.83% 0.43% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £325 £425 £875
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% -51.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £393 £435
% change year-on-year
-0.63% -9.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 North East region.

General Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
212 230 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 15.75% 20.87% 15.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 143 62
Median daily rate £400 £425 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +23.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £288 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £546 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 4
Median hourly rate £11.72 £12.35 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.10% -25.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £29.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-30.50% +12.38%

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing Law as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Law Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Law
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Law across the North East region.

Law Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Law
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Law across the North East region.

Law Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Law
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the North East region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Tyne and Wear - 6 £325 - 10
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 North East region with a requirement for Law.

1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) Java
1 6 (60.00%) SOAP
1 6 (60.00%) Web Services
1 6 (60.00%) XML
1 6 (60.00%) JSON
2 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (50.00%) RESTful
2 5 (50.00%) BDD
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (50.00%) TDD
2 5 (50.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) Ruby
3 4 (40.00%) Visualfiles
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) Python
3 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 4 (40.00%) LexisNexis
3 4 (40.00%) Case Management
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
4 1 (10.00%) Spring
4 1 (10.00%) Google
4 1 (10.00%) Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) JMS
4 1 (10.00%) WSDL
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (10.00%) Unix

Law
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (40.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Case Management Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (40.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Lead Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Lead DevOps
5 1 (10.00%) Operations Team Leader
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) JSON
1 6 (60.00%) SOAP
1 6 (60.00%) Web Services
1 6 (60.00%) XML
2 5 (50.00%) RESTful
3 4 (40.00%) .NET
4 1 (10.00%) Apache Axis
4 1 (10.00%) Apache CXF
4 1 (10.00%) Guice
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE
4 1 (10.00%) JDBC
4 1 (10.00%) JMS
4 1 (10.00%) JPA
4 1 (10.00%) Node.js
4 1 (10.00%) REST
4 1 (10.00%) Spring
4 1 (10.00%) WSDL
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) BDD
2 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (50.00%) Scrum
2 5 (50.00%) TDD
3 4 (40.00%) Case Management
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) Microservices
4 1 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) Python
2 4 (40.00%) Ruby
2 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) LexisNexis
3 1 (10.00%) Google