The table below looks at the statistics for E-Discovery skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Discovery over the 3 months to 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Discovery
Rank 559 546 527
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -19
Contract jobs citing E-Discovery 23 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.026% 0.029%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.059% 0.035% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 10
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£600 £550 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £506 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £614 £589 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £190 -
% change year-on-year
+136.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38766 37025 32628
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.08% 75.02% 72.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 24251 22404 19497
Average daily rate £420 £401 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.86% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £567 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1039 1079 1146
Average hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.31 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £52.30 £49.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

E-Discovery
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing E-Discovery within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-Discovery Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

E-Discovery
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing E-Discovery within the UK.

E-Discovery Daily Rate Trend in the UK

E-Discovery
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Discovery within the UK over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

E-Discovery Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

E-Discovery
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing E-Discovery within the UK.

E-Discovery Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

E-Discovery
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-Discovery within the UK over the 3 months to 6 March 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
England -17 22 £600 +9.09% 6
London +3 18 £600 +9.09% 4
City of London +14 2 £368 -33.78% 2
Essex - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
East of England - - - - 1
Colchester - - - -
Leeds - - - -

E-Discovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing E-Discovery 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 E-Discovery.

1 27 (45.76%) Finance
2 18 (30.51%) SQL
3 17 (28.81%) HP
4 14 (23.73%) Legal
5 13 (22.03%) Information Security
5 13 (22.03%) Microsoft
5 13 (22.03%) Windows
6 10 (16.95%) Workflow
6 10 (16.95%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (16.95%) Data Analysis
6 10 (16.95%) SharePoint
7 9 (15.25%) MS Excel
7 9 (15.25%) CISSP
7 9 (15.25%) Security Management
7 9 (15.25%) Active Directory
8 8 (13.56%) CISM
8 8 (13.56%) Information Security Management
8 8 (13.56%) CheckPoint
8 8 (13.56%) IBM
9 7 (11.86%) ITIL
9 7 (11.86%) Statistics
9 7 (11.86%) QA
9 7 (11.86%) Digital Forensics
10 6 (10.17%) ArcSight
10 6 (10.17%) Qualys
10 6 (10.17%) Data Migration
10 6 (10.17%) Analytics
10 6 (10.17%) Relational Database
10 6 (10.17%) Project Management
10 6 (10.17%) Agile Software Development

E-Discovery
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing E-Discovery 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 E-Discovery. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (16.95%) SharePoint
2 6 (10.17%) IIS
3 5 (8.47%) MS Exchange
4 4 (6.78%) Apache Solr
5 2 (3.39%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (3.39%) Lync
5 2 (3.39%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (3.39%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.69%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (15.25%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.17%) MS Office
3 5 (8.47%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.39%) InfoPath
5 1 (1.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Eikon
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.17%) LDAP
2 3 (5.08%) LAN
2 3 (5.08%) WAN
2 3 (5.08%) VPN
2 3 (5.08%) MPLS
3 2 (3.39%) Firewall
3 2 (3.39%) VLAN
3 2 (3.39%) NetScaler
3 2 (3.39%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (3.39%) SSL
3 2 (3.39%) SAN
3 2 (3.39%) FTP
3 2 (3.39%) SNMP
3 2 (3.39%) SMTP
4 1 (1.69%) DHCP
4 1 (1.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.17%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (5.08%) QlikView
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (3.39%) MS Access
3 2 (3.39%) PerformancePoint
3 2 (3.39%) Big Data
3 2 (3.39%) IDOL
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.69%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.69%) EDRMS
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Visual Studio
1 2 (3.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (45.76%) Finance
2 14 (23.73%) Legal
3 6 (10.17%) Banking
4 5 (8.47%) Billing
5 2 (3.39%) Retail
5 2 (3.39%) Law
6 1 (1.69%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 20 (33.90%) Analyst
2 12 (20.34%) Project Manager
3 8 (13.56%) Business Analyst
4 7 (11.86%) Architect
5 6 (10.17%) Consultant
5 6 (10.17%) Security Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) Systems Manager
6 5 (8.47%) Senior Manager
6 5 (8.47%) Senior Project Manager
7 4 (6.78%) Information Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) Information Security Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Data Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Data Manager
9 2 (3.39%) Data Centre Manager
9 2 (3.39%) Data Consultant
9 2 (3.39%) Messaging Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) SharePoint Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Data Centre Project Manager
9 2 (3.39%) e-Discovery Specialist
9 2 (3.39%) Data Governance Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) .NET Framework
1 3 (5.08%) .NET
2 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.39%) HTML
2 2 (3.39%) CSS
2 2 (3.39%) SOAP
2 2 (3.39%) XML
2 2 (3.39%) XHTML
2 2 (3.39%) Ajax
2 2 (3.39%) XMPP
2 2 (3.39%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 2 (3.39%) OOXML
2 2 (3.39%) WCF
2 2 (3.39%) WPF
2 2 (3.39%) WF
2 2 (3.39%) Silverlight
2 2 (3.39%) jQuery
2 2 (3.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (1.69%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) Statistics
2 6 (10.17%) Client/Server
3 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.78%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.39%) PKI
6 1 (1.69%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.69%) Clustering
6 1 (1.69%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.03%) Windows
2 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.03%) Information Security
2 10 (16.95%) Workflow
2 10 (16.95%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (16.95%) Data Analysis
3 9 (15.25%) Security Management
4 8 (13.56%) Information Security Management
5 7 (11.86%) ITIL
5 7 (11.86%) Digital Forensics
6 6 (10.17%) Analytics
6 6 (10.17%) Data Migration
6 6 (10.17%) Project Management
6 6 (10.17%) Migration
6 6 (10.17%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (8.47%) Validation
7 5 (8.47%) Document Management
7 5 (8.47%) Data Validation
8 4 (6.78%) Data Governance
8 4 (6.78%) Test Strategy
9 3 (5.08%) Agile Project Management
9 3 (5.08%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 18 (30.51%) SQL
2 2 (3.39%) T-SQL
2 2 (3.39%) VB
2 2 (3.39%) C#
2 2 (3.39%) Java
2 2 (3.39%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (15.25%) CISSP
2 8 (13.56%) CISM
3 2 (3.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.39%) CCNA
3 2 (3.39%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.39%) VCP4
3 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Certified Master
3 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 1 (1.69%) CRISC
4 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.69%) CISA
4 1 (1.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.86%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (1.69%) BS7799
2 1 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.69%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (15.25%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.08%) vSphere
4 2 (3.39%) vCloud
4 2 (3.39%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.39%) XenServer
5 1 (1.69%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 17 (28.81%) HP
2 13 (22.03%) Microsoft
3 8 (13.56%) IBM
3 8 (13.56%) CheckPoint
4 6 (10.17%) VMware
4 6 (10.17%) Qualys
4 6 (10.17%) Cisco
4 6 (10.17%) ArcSight
5 4 (6.78%) Novell
5 4 (6.78%) Oracle
6 3 (5.08%) Citrix
6 3 (5.08%) GoldenSource
7 2 (3.39%) Brocade
7 2 (3.39%) 3PAR
7 2 (3.39%) F5
7 2 (3.39%) Reuters
7 2 (3.39%) McAfee
7 2 (3.39%) Dell
7 2 (3.39%) Juniper
7 2 (3.39%) CommVault
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