The 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Law
Rank 74 70 75
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs citing Law 2 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.20% 0.23% 0.30%
As % of the General category 0.62% 0.76% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Average daily rate £420 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £450 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £450 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- -21.42%
Law
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

General Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
322 264 416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 32.69% 30.14% 41.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 122 189
Average daily rate £400 £415 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £240 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £650 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 11
Average hourly rate £27.00 £42.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.47% +183.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.55 £42.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £127.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

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
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Law Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Law
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 4 (66.67%) Legal
2 3 (50.00%) Remedy
2 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Clustering
4 1 (16.67%) Economics
4 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (66.67%) Legal
2 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Administrator
1 1 (16.67%) Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Commercial Lawyer
1 1 (16.67%) Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) DBA
1 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Quantity Surveyor
1 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms Project Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms Quantity Surveyor
1 1 (16.67%) Transition Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Vendor Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Economics
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
1 1 (16.67%) Service Management
1 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Remedy