The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Law over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Law
Rank - 25 25
Contract jobs citing Law 0 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk - 2.13% 1.35%
As % of the General category - 10.00% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £358
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +18.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- -21.42%
Law
East of England

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

General Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
25 40 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 17.24% 21.28% 18.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 24 19
Average daily rate £425 £468 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +11.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £350 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -58.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Law across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Law Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Law
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Law Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk