The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Law over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Law
Rank 83 82 89
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Contract jobs citing Law 7 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.55% 0.39% 0.15%
As % of the General category 1.63% 1.03% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
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£425 - £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £305 £325
% change year-on-year
+55.73% -6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%
Law
South East

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

General Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
430 484 420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 33.62% 37.75% 30.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 275 210
Average daily rate £363 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £240 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 26 25
Average hourly rate £17.00 £30.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.80% -13.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £17.50 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.40 £42.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Law Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Law
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Law Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Law
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Law Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Law
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Guildford +6 6 - - 1
Law
South East

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Windows 7
3 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
3 7 (53.85%) Citrix
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (46.15%) Windows XP
4 6 (46.15%) WorkSite
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (38.46%) Legal
6 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
7 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 3 (23.08%) .NET
7 3 (23.08%) XML
7 3 (23.08%) Publishing
7 3 (23.08%) Scrum
7 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
8 2 (15.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
9 1 (7.69%) Project Management
9 1 (7.69%) C#
9 1 (7.69%) XSLT
9 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
9 1 (7.69%) MS Office
9 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
9 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (7.69%) Content Management
9 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
9 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
9 1 (7.69%) Incident Management

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 6 (46.15%) WorkSite
2 1 (7.69%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (38.46%) Legal
2 3 (23.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
2 7 (53.85%) Support Analyst
3 6 (46.15%) Help Desk Analyst
4 5 (38.46%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 5 (38.46%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (15.38%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) ScrumMaster
5 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support
5 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Agile .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Agile C# Developer
6 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Buyer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
1 3 (23.08%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) XSLT
2 1 (7.69%) WCF
2 1 (7.69%) WPF
2 1 (7.69%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Windows 7
3 6 (46.15%) Windows XP
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Scrum
1 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Demand Management
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Content Management
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
3 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.69%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C#
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Citrix
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft