The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Law over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Reading region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Law
Rank 73 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Law 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.47% - -
As % of the General category 1.22% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £313 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.75 £17.25 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-20.28% -46.09%
General Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
411 334 435
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 38.45% 43.72% 39.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 122 123
Average daily rate £375 £325 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +2.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £160 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £441 £512
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 25 13
Average hourly rate £26.13 £15.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.16% +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.10 £13.50 £8.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £135.08 £30.20 £23.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Law
Berkshire

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Law across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Law Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Law
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Law Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Law
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Law across the Reading region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Law Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Law
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 2 (33.33%) Workflow
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 2 (33.33%) XML
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (16.67%) OpenUP
2 1 (16.67%) SaaS
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Back Office

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst Programmer
2 2 (33.33%) Programmer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Security Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (16.67%) OpenUP
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle