The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT contracts advertised for the South 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 221 236 226
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -10
Contract jobs citing Law 40 36 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.49% 0.36% 0.25%
As % of the General category 1.52% 1.03% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 20 4
Median daily rate £425 £463 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £208 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £393 £435
% change year-on-year
-0.63% -9.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £22.50 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -2.94%
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 South East region.

General Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2636 3495 3164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 32.08% 35.41% 33.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1543 1985 1697
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 117 108
Median hourly rate £25.00 £25.13 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.49% +32.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.23 £42.50
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 South East

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

Law Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Law
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Law Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Law
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Law across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Law Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Law
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Law Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Law
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South 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
Berkshire +25 22 £315 -37.00% 6
Kent +10 8 £475 +71.94%
Hampshire +8 7 £425 +53.84% 7
Oxfordshire - 2 £425 - 1
Surrey +9 1 - - 1
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South 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 South East region with a requirement for Law.

1 41 (50.62%) Legal
2 23 (28.40%) Finance
3 12 (14.81%) Telecoms
4 11 (13.58%) Information Security
4 11 (13.58%) C#
5 10 (12.35%) Project Management
5 10 (12.35%) SC Cleared
5 10 (12.35%) Security Cleared
5 10 (12.35%) SaaS
6 9 (11.11%) Data Protection
6 9 (11.11%) SQL
6 9 (11.11%) .NET
6 9 (11.11%) Windows
6 9 (11.11%) Cisco
6 9 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 8 (9.88%) MS Excel
7 8 (9.88%) SQL Server
7 8 (9.88%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (9.88%) Degree
8 7 (8.64%) Document Management
8 7 (8.64%) Supplier Management
8 7 (8.64%) Management Information System
8 7 (8.64%) MS Office
8 7 (8.64%) Performance Management
8 7 (8.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 6 (7.41%) Case Management
9 6 (7.41%) iManage
9 6 (7.41%) Coaching
9 6 (7.41%) Visual Studio
9 6 (7.41%) CRM

Law
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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:

Applications
1 8 (9.88%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.64%) MS Office
3 2 (2.47%) MS Project
4 1 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.47%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.35%) SaaS
2 4 (4.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.17%) SAN
2 2 (2.47%) Network Security
3 1 (1.23%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.88%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (4.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (7.41%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.23%) Eclipse
General
1 41 (50.62%) Legal
2 23 (28.40%) Finance
3 12 (14.81%) Telecoms
4 6 (7.41%) Marketing
5 5 (6.17%) Retail
6 4 (4.94%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (16.05%) Consultant
2 12 (14.81%) Developer
3 10 (12.35%) IT Manager
4 8 (9.88%) Procurement Manager
4 8 (9.88%) Project Manager
5 7 (8.64%) HR Consultant
5 7 (8.64%) IT Procurement Manager
6 6 (7.41%) Bid Consultant
6 6 (7.41%) CRM Developer
6 6 (7.41%) Sourcing Manager
7 4 (4.94%) C# Developer
7 4 (4.94%) Commercial Lawyer
7 4 (4.94%) Deployment Engineer
7 4 (4.94%) Security Consultant
7 4 (4.94%) Windows Deployment Engineer
7 4 (4.94%) Windows Engineer
8 3 (3.70%) .NET Developer
8 3 (3.70%) Supply Chain Manager
8 3 (3.70%) Team Leader
8 3 (3.70%) Vendor Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.11%) .NET
2 5 (6.17%) ASP.NET
3 4 (4.94%) Web Services
4 1 (1.23%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.64%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.17%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.17%) IBM Mainframe
2 5 (6.17%) Mainframe
3 4 (4.94%) Virtual Team
4 3 (3.70%) User Experience
5 2 (2.47%) EMC VMAX
5 2 (2.47%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.23%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.11%) Windows
2 5 (6.17%) AIX
2 5 (6.17%) Linux
2 5 (6.17%) Solaris
2 5 (6.17%) Unix
3 4 (4.94%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (13.58%) Information Security
2 10 (12.35%) Project Management
3 9 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 8 (9.88%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (8.64%) Document Management
5 7 (8.64%) Performance Management
5 7 (8.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 7 (8.64%) Supplier Management
6 6 (7.41%) Case Management
6 6 (7.41%) Coaching
6 6 (7.41%) CRM
6 6 (7.41%) Risk Management
6 6 (7.41%) Service Management
7 5 (6.17%) Information Assurance
7 5 (6.17%) Information Security Management
7 5 (6.17%) ISMS
7 5 (6.17%) Mentoring
7 5 (6.17%) PRINCE2
7 5 (6.17%) Security Management
7 5 (6.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.58%) C#
2 9 (11.11%) SQL
3 6 (7.41%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.17%) Shell Script
5 3 (3.70%) Java
5 3 (3.70%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.47%) Scala
7 1 (1.23%) C
7 1 (1.23%) C++
7 1 (1.23%) Python
7 1 (1.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (12.35%) SC Cleared
1 10 (12.35%) Security Cleared
2 8 (9.88%) Degree
3 6 (7.41%) MCP
3 6 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (6.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (4.94%) CCDP
5 4 (4.94%) CCNP
5 4 (4.94%) CCSP
5 4 (4.94%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.94%) CISM
5 4 (4.94%) CISSP
6 3 (3.70%) CIPD
7 1 (1.23%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 1 (1.23%) CCIE
7 1 (1.23%) CEH
7 1 (1.23%) CISA
7 1 (1.23%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.23%) ISEB
7 1 (1.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 5 (6.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (6.17%) JSP 440
1 5 (6.17%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.23%) MiFID
2 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.94%) SCCM
2 3 (3.70%) Tivoli
2 3 (3.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.23%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 9 (11.11%) Cisco
1 9 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.41%) iManage
3 5 (6.17%) IBM
3 5 (6.17%) NetApp
4 3 (3.70%) CheckPoint
4 3 (3.70%) Oracle
5 2 (2.47%) EMC
5 2 (2.47%) VMware
6 1 (1.23%) Google
6 1 (1.23%) Motorola