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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Law over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Law
Rank 227 204 223
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +19
Contract jobs citing Law 23 28 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.33% 0.34%
As % of the General category 0.71% 0.90% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 24
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£358 £398 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.06% +44.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £409 £395 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.48% +26.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.88 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+3.93% -3.78%
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
3243 3106 3605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 33.37% 36.13% 38.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1789 1627 1515
Average daily rate £380 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 116 163
Average hourly rate £21.00 £30.00 £22.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +31.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.61 £13.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -13.46%

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Law across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 October 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +10 11 £328 -31.05% 3
Buckinghamshire -7 4 £575 +76.92% 1
Surrey -11 2 - - 8
Middlesex - 2 - -
Hampshire - 2 - - 4
Oxfordshire -10 1 £500 - 3
West Sussex - - - -
Thames Valley - - - -
Kent - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 33 (58.93%) Legal
2 21 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 21 (37.50%) Finance
3 15 (26.79%) MS Office
4 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 11 (19.64%) Windows
5 11 (19.64%) Windows 7
6 8 (14.29%) Windows XP
6 8 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 8 (14.29%) Citrix
6 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (12.50%) Security Cleared
7 7 (12.50%) Supplier Management
7 7 (12.50%) WorkSite
7 7 (12.50%) Project Management
7 7 (12.50%) Risk Management
8 6 (10.71%) MS Excel
8 6 (10.71%) CIPD
9 5 (8.93%) Degree
9 5 (8.93%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (8.93%) SOA
9 5 (8.93%) UML
9 5 (8.93%) Migration
10 4 (7.14%) CESG
10 4 (7.14%) Web Services
10 4 (7.14%) Security Architecture
10 4 (7.14%) RMADS
10 4 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 4 (7.14%) Risk Analysis

Law
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (12.50%) WorkSite
2 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.79%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (26.79%) MS Office
2 6 (10.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) 3G
1 3 (5.36%) 4G
2 1 (1.79%) DHCP
2 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.79%) MS Access
General
1 33 (58.93%) Legal
2 21 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 21 (37.50%) Finance
3 2 (3.57%) Advertising
3 2 (3.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (19.64%) Analyst
2 10 (17.86%) Support Analyst
3 8 (14.29%) Help Desk Analyst
4 7 (12.50%) Help Desk Support
4 7 (12.50%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 6 (10.71%) Contracts Manager
5 6 (10.71%) Administrator
5 6 (10.71%) Commercial Manager
6 5 (8.93%) Architect
7 4 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.36%) Delivery Manager
9 2 (3.57%) Desktop Analyst
9 2 (3.57%) Desktop Support
9 2 (3.57%) Junior
9 2 (3.57%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 2 (3.57%) Support Engineer
10 1 (1.79%) Senior Business Analyst
10 1 (1.79%) 2nd Line Support
10 1 (1.79%) 1st Line Support
10 1 (1.79%) SAP HR Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.14%) Web Services
2 1 (1.79%) XML
2 1 (1.79%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) CESG
1 4 (7.14%) RMADS
2 1 (1.79%) NHS
2 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (19.64%) Windows
1 11 (19.64%) Windows 7
2 8 (14.29%) Windows XP
2 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (12.50%) Risk Management
1 7 (12.50%) Project Management
1 7 (12.50%) Supplier Management
2 5 (8.93%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (8.93%) SOA
2 5 (8.93%) UML
2 5 (8.93%) Migration
3 4 (7.14%) Security Architecture
3 4 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (5.36%) Line Management
4 3 (5.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (3.57%) Scrum
5 2 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (3.57%) ERP
5 2 (3.57%) ITIL
5 2 (3.57%) Business Analysis
5 2 (3.57%) Coaching
5 2 (3.57%) Transition Management
5 2 (3.57%) Performance Management
5 2 (3.57%) Brand Management
Qualifications
1 7 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.71%) CIPD
3 5 (8.93%) Degree
4 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.79%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (7.14%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.79%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.36%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.29%) Citrix
3 3 (5.36%) Amdocs
4 1 (1.79%) SAP
4 1 (1.79%) BEA
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Rate: £120 - £150 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Westbourne Partners
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Aston Carter
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Aston Carter
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 17 days ago