The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Law over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Law
England / South West
Rank 120 129 121
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Contract jobs citing Law 10 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.39% 0.28% 0.53%
As % of the General category 1.21% 0.85% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 13
Median daily rate £410 £344 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.27% +14.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £306 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £400 £1,080
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £388 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.35% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.73 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-10.72% -

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

General Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
827 944 972
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 32.00% 32.65% 32.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 574 642 669
Median daily rate £375 £375 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 49 53
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +18.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £27.50 £21.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £57.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £35.00 £27.17
% change year-on-year
-24.28% +28.84%

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Law Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Law
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Law Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Law
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Law across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Law Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Law
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Law Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Law
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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
Bristol +7 6 £338 -10.00%
Gloucestershire - 3 £575 -
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 West region with a requirement for Law.

1 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Legal
4 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
4 2 (13.33%) Firewall
4 2 (13.33%) Reuters
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Volume Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Test Management
4 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
4 2 (13.33%) System Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) QlikView
4 2 (13.33%) Process Improvement
4 2 (13.33%) Finance
4 2 (13.33%) Data Conversion
4 2 (13.33%) Case Management
5 1 (6.67%) Service Design
5 1 (6.67%) Contract Management
5 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
5 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.67%) Coaching
5 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum

Law
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) QlikView
2 1 (6.67%) DTS
General
1 3 (20.00%) Legal
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Electronics
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Process Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Business Improvement Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Business Process Improvement Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Commercial Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Process Improvement Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) QlikView Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Business Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Service Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Test Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Business Change Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) IT Support
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Process Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Service Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Conversion
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (13.33%) Case Management
2 2 (13.33%) Change Management
2 2 (13.33%) Migration
2 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
2 2 (13.33%) Process Improvement
2 2 (13.33%) Project Management
2 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (13.33%) System Testing
2 2 (13.33%) Test Management
2 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
2 2 (13.33%) Volume Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Document Management
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (6.67%) Scrum
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Reuters
2 1 (6.67%) SAP