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 1 July 2015 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank 234 221 218
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -3
Contract jobs citing Law 26 24 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.28% 0.26% 0.22%
As % of the General category 0.81% 0.76% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 3
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£275 £428 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.67% +55.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £170 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £538 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £290
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +29.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +9.67%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%
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
3226 3176 2967
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 34.45% 34.91% 35.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1744 1698 1432
Average daily rate £400 £365 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -5.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 119 158
Average hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £22.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -12.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.80 £51.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -8.00%

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 1 July 2015.

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 1 July 2015. 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 +5 10 - - 10
Buckinghamshire +3 7 - - 2
Kent - 4 £319 - 2
Surrey -6 3 £150 -44.95% 8
West Sussex - 2 £335 - 1
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 25 (51.02%) Legal
2 21 (42.86%) Finance
3 14 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 8 (16.33%) Supplier Management
4 8 (16.33%) Data Centre
5 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
6 5 (10.20%) Active Directory
6 5 (10.20%) Windows
6 5 (10.20%) Windows 7
7 4 (8.16%) Degree
7 4 (8.16%) SLA
8 3 (6.12%) Publishing
8 3 (6.12%) Migration
8 3 (6.12%) Amdocs
8 3 (6.12%) Python
8 3 (6.12%) NFS
8 3 (6.12%) SQL
8 3 (6.12%) .NET
8 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
8 3 (6.12%) MS Office
8 3 (6.12%) XML
8 3 (6.12%) XSLT
8 3 (6.12%) Dell
8 3 (6.12%) Internet
8 3 (6.12%) iPhone
8 3 (6.12%) Data Migration
8 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (6.12%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (4.08%) Kindle
9 2 (4.08%) Radio Access Network

Law
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Office
2 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.04%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) Internet
2 2 (4.08%) Wireless
2 2 (4.08%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
General
1 25 (51.02%) Legal
2 21 (42.86%) Finance
3 14 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.12%) Publishing
5 2 (4.08%) Retail
6 1 (2.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (24.49%) Procurement Manager
2 11 (22.45%) IT Procurement Manager
3 8 (16.33%) Analyst
4 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (6.12%) Developer
4 3 (6.12%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (4.08%) Contracts Manager
5 2 (4.08%) Build Manager
5 2 (4.08%) Implementation Manager
5 2 (4.08%) Software Developer
5 2 (4.08%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.08%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.04%) Service Analyst
6 1 (2.04%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (2.04%) Administrator
6 1 (2.04%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (2.04%) Business Analyst
6 1 (2.04%) Desktop Support
6 1 (2.04%) Test Manager
6 1 (2.04%) Commercial Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) .NET
1 3 (6.12%) XML
1 3 (6.12%) XSLT
2 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.12%) iPhone
2 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.08%) Kindle
3 2 (4.08%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.04%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.04%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) Windows
1 5 (10.20%) Windows 7
2 2 (4.08%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.33%) Supplier Management
2 3 (6.12%) Migration
2 3 (6.12%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (6.12%) Data Migration
3 2 (4.08%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (4.08%) Use Case
3 2 (4.08%) ITIL
3 2 (4.08%) Project Management
3 2 (4.08%) Information Security
3 2 (4.08%) Document Management
4 1 (2.04%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (2.04%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (2.04%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.04%) Project Planning
4 1 (2.04%) Matrix Management
4 1 (2.04%) Service Management
4 1 (2.04%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.04%) Information Security Management
4 1 (2.04%) Security Management
4 1 (2.04%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.12%) SQL
1 3 (6.12%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) SLA
2 2 (4.08%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (10.20%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.12%) NFS
3 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.04%) XenApp
3 1 (2.04%) XenServer
3 1 (2.04%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) SCCM
1 1 (2.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.12%) Dell
2 3 (6.12%) Amdocs
3 2 (4.08%) Mitel
3 2 (4.08%) Sophos
4 1 (2.04%) VMware
4 1 (2.04%) Altiris
4 1 (2.04%) Citrix
4 1 (2.04%) NetApp
4 1 (2.04%) HP
4 1 (2.04%) PeopleSoft
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