The first 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 23 July 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 South East 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Law
Rank 213 217 202
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -15
Contract jobs citing Law 31 22 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.34% 0.26% 0.44%
As % of the General category 0.96% 0.72% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 32
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£450 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £289 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £389 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £445 £278 £373
% change year-on-year
+60.36% -25.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.00 - £125.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -37.25%
General Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
3213 3067 3885
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 35.53% 36.38% 39.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1714 1495 1677
Average daily rate £370 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.51% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 136 167
Average hourly rate £19.00 £29.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.48% -7.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
Law
England

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 9 £450 -
Surrey +1 9 £170 - 7
Hampshire -16 4 £650 +96.22% 2
East Sussex -3 1 - -
West Sussex - - - - 1
Kent - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 32 (51.61%) Legal
2 21 (33.87%) Finance
3 18 (29.03%) Telecoms
4 13 (20.97%) MS Office
4 13 (20.97%) Windows
4 13 (20.97%) Microsoft
5 11 (17.74%) Windows 7
6 9 (14.52%) Risk Management
7 8 (12.90%) Project Management
7 8 (12.90%) Active Directory
7 8 (12.90%) Citrix
8 7 (11.29%) Windows XP
8 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (11.29%) Supplier Management
8 7 (11.29%) WorkSite
8 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (11.29%) Security Cleared
9 6 (9.68%) Degree
9 6 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (9.68%) MS Excel
10 5 (8.06%) SOA
10 5 (8.06%) UML
10 5 (8.06%) Web Services
10 5 (8.06%) CESG
10 5 (8.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 5 (8.06%) Security Architecture
11 4 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (6.45%) Risk Analysis
11 4 (6.45%) JSP 440
11 4 (6.45%) RMADS

Law
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (11.29%) WorkSite
2 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.61%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (20.97%) MS Office
2 6 (9.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.45%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.61%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) DECT
1 1 (1.61%) VoIP
1 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.61%) VPN
1 1 (1.61%) Firewall
1 1 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (1.61%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.61%) MS Access
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 32 (51.61%) Legal
2 21 (33.87%) Finance
3 18 (29.03%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.84%) Publishing
5 2 (3.23%) Marketing
6 1 (1.61%) Retail
6 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.61%) Advertising
6 1 (1.61%) Back Office
6 1 (1.61%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 14 (22.58%) Analyst
2 9 (14.52%) Support Analyst
3 8 (12.90%) Help Desk Analyst
4 6 (9.68%) Architect
4 6 (9.68%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 6 (9.68%) Help Desk Support
5 5 (8.06%) Consultant
5 5 (8.06%) Commercial Manager
6 4 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.45%) Developer
6 4 (6.45%) SAP HR Consultant
6 4 (6.45%) SAP Consultant
7 3 (4.84%) Contracts Manager
8 2 (3.23%) Desktop Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (3.23%) IT Procurement Manager
8 2 (3.23%) Desktop Support
8 2 (3.23%) Analyst Programmer
8 2 (3.23%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.06%) Web Services
2 4 (6.45%) XML
3 3 (4.84%) .NET
4 2 (3.23%) WCF
4 2 (3.23%) WPF
5 1 (1.61%) LINQ
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.61%) REST
5 1 (1.61%) SOAP
5 1 (1.61%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) CESG
2 4 (6.45%) RMADS
3 3 (4.84%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.61%) Open Source
4 1 (1.61%) Biometrics
4 1 (1.61%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.97%) Windows
2 11 (17.74%) Windows 7
3 7 (11.29%) Windows XP
3 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.61%) Linux
4 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (14.52%) Risk Management
2 8 (12.90%) Project Management
3 7 (11.29%) Supplier Management
4 6 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (8.06%) SOA
5 5 (8.06%) UML
5 5 (8.06%) Security Architecture
6 4 (6.45%) Risk Analysis
6 4 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (4.84%) Scrum
8 2 (3.23%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (3.23%) Information Security
8 2 (3.23%) Workflow
8 2 (3.23%) Service Management
8 2 (3.23%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.23%) Time Management
8 2 (3.23%) Performance Management
8 2 (3.23%) Data Protection
8 2 (3.23%) Incident Management
8 2 (3.23%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.23%) C#
1 2 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (11.29%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.68%) Degree
3 3 (4.84%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.23%) CIPD
5 1 (1.61%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.61%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.61%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (6.45%) JSP 440
3 3 (4.84%) SLA
4 1 (1.61%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 8 (12.90%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.23%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (20.97%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.90%) Citrix
3 4 (6.45%) SAP
4 2 (3.23%) Amdocs
5 1 (1.61%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle
5 1 (1.61%) BEA
5 1 (1.61%) Remedy
5 1 (1.61%) BT
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