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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Law
Rank 137 142 143
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Contract jobs citing Law 4 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.14% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the General category 0.45% 0.55% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 2
Median daily rate £350 £450 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +46.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £365 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £623 £311
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £400 £475
% change year-on-year
-5.62% -15.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 West region.

General Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
881 1090 1118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 30.98% 32.56% 35.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 641 738 739
Median daily rate £375 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 74 49
Median hourly rate £38.00 £38.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +13.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £14.43 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.74 £55.00 £41.01
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +4.34%

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 27 August 2016.

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 27 August 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
Bristol -4 3 £350 -12.50% 4
Wiltshire - 1 £340 -
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 West region with a requirement for Law.

1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Citrix
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
5 4 (30.77%) Finance
5 4 (30.77%) SCCM
6 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (23.08%) XenApp
6 3 (23.08%) XenDesktop
6 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
6 3 (23.08%) VMware
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (23.08%) Document Management
6 3 (23.08%) Migration
6 3 (23.08%) HP
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
7 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
7 2 (15.38%) LANDesk
7 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
7 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
7 2 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
7 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
7 2 (15.38%) MS Office
7 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (15.38%) CMS

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (15.38%) CMS
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) Extranet
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) Intranet
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (23.08%) Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) Consultant
1 3 (23.08%) Service Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Citrix Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) IT Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Commercial Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Junior
3 1 (7.69%) Legal Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Security Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
1 1 (7.69%) XML
1 1 (7.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Document Management
1 3 (23.08%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
2 2 (15.38%) Practice Management
2 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.69%) Case Management
3 1 (7.69%) Change Control
3 1 (7.69%) Coaching
3 1 (7.69%) CRM
3 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security
3 1 (7.69%) ISMS
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Line Management
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.69%) Remediation Plan
3 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) MCDST
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
2 1 (7.69%) PMP
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
2 1 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) TickIT
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (23.08%) XenApp
2 3 (23.08%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Citrix
2 3 (23.08%) HP
2 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) LANDesk
3 2 (15.38%) Mitel
3 2 (15.38%) OpenText
4 1 (7.69%) Altiris
4 1 (7.69%) iManage