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 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Discovery
Rank 555 554 564
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Contract jobs citing E-Discovery 46 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.079% 0.031% 0.019%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.042% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 8 5
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£400 £348 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.10% -0.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £180 £325 -
% change year-on-year
-44.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £49.50
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
42805 38338 38752
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 73.63% 74.18% 71.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 27653 23841 22623
Average daily rate £415 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.13% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1170 1158 1420
Average hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

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 30 October 2014.

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 17 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 30 October 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
England -2 46 £400 +15.10% 2
London +18 29 £425 +14.86% 2
West Midlands +3 16 £180 -44.61%
Birmingham - 13 £188 -
City of London +20 3 £425 +14.86%
North West - - - -
South East - - - -
Scotland - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Northern Ireland - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
County Antrim - - - -
Belfast - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - -

E-Discovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 31 (39.74%) Finance
2 28 (35.90%) Microsoft
3 22 (28.21%) ITIL
4 21 (26.92%) HP
5 19 (24.36%) Workflow
6 18 (23.08%) Information Security
7 17 (21.79%) Legal
8 16 (20.51%) Security Management
8 16 (20.51%) CISSP
8 16 (20.51%) Banking
9 15 (19.23%) Information Security Management
9 15 (19.23%) CISM
10 14 (17.95%) CheckPoint
10 14 (17.95%) Client/Server
10 14 (17.95%) MS Office
11 13 (16.67%) Tivoli
11 13 (16.67%) Qualys
11 13 (16.67%) ArcSight
12 12 (15.38%) QA
12 12 (15.38%) Project Management
13 11 (14.10%) Enterprise Storage
14 10 (12.82%) MS Excel
15 9 (11.54%) Windows
15 9 (11.54%) SQL
15 9 (11.54%) Management Information System
15 9 (11.54%) VMware
15 9 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
16 8 (10.26%) Degree
16 8 (10.26%) Active Directory
17 7 (8.97%) SharePoint

E-Discovery
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 7 (8.97%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.13%) IIS
3 3 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.56%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.28%) SAS
5 1 (1.28%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.28%) Lync
5 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (17.95%) MS Office
2 10 (12.82%) MS Excel
3 7 (8.97%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.56%) InfoPath
4 2 (2.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Eikon
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.41%) LAN
2 4 (5.13%) SAN
2 4 (5.13%) WAN
3 3 (3.85%) Firewall
3 3 (3.85%) FTP
4 2 (2.56%) VPN
4 2 (2.56%) VoIP
4 2 (2.56%) MPLS
5 1 (1.28%) LDAP
5 1 (1.28%) SNMP
5 1 (1.28%) SMTP
5 1 (1.28%) DHCP
5 1 (1.28%) SSL
5 1 (1.28%) DNS
5 1 (1.28%) VLAN
5 1 (1.28%) IP Telephony
5 1 (1.28%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.28%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.56%) PerformancePoint
3 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.56%) Data Mining
3 2 (2.56%) MS Access
3 2 (2.56%) IDOL
4 1 (1.28%) EDRMS
4 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.28%) Text Mining
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.28%) QlikView
4 1 (1.28%) Big Data
4 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (2.56%) Visual Studio
1 2 (2.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 31 (39.74%) Finance
2 17 (21.79%) Legal
3 16 (20.51%) Banking
4 6 (7.69%) Law
5 4 (5.13%) Investment Banking
5 4 (5.13%) Retail
5 4 (5.13%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 39 (50.00%) Analyst
2 13 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 11 (14.10%) Security Analyst
4 10 (12.82%) Project Manager
5 9 (11.54%) Information Analyst
5 9 (11.54%) Information Security Analyst
6 8 (10.26%) Business Analyst
6 8 (10.26%) Consultant
7 3 (3.85%) Data Manager
7 3 (3.85%) Coordinator
8 2 (2.56%) Senior IT Security Consultant
8 2 (2.56%) Information Specialist
8 2 (2.56%) Risk Consultant
8 2 (2.56%) Data Centre Project Manager
8 2 (2.56%) Information Security Specialist
8 2 (2.56%) IT Operations Manager
8 2 (2.56%) Data Centre Manager
8 2 (2.56%) SharePoint Developer
8 2 (2.56%) Developer
8 2 (2.56%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.85%) .NET
1 3 (3.85%) .NET Framework
2 2 (2.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (2.56%) OOXML
2 2 (2.56%) WCF
2 2 (2.56%) WPF
2 2 (2.56%) WF
2 2 (2.56%) Silverlight
2 2 (2.56%) jQuery
2 2 (2.56%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 2 (2.56%) Ajax
2 2 (2.56%) CSS
2 2 (2.56%) SOAP
2 2 (2.56%) XML
2 2 (2.56%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.56%) HTML
2 2 (2.56%) XHTML
3 1 (1.28%) COM
3 1 (1.28%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.95%) Client/Server
2 11 (14.10%) Enterprise Storage
3 9 (11.54%) Management Information System
3 9 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.41%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.85%) PKI
6 2 (2.56%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.56%) RMADS
6 2 (2.56%) Statistics
7 1 (1.28%) Clustering
7 1 (1.28%) Social Network
7 1 (1.28%) User Experience
7 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.54%) Windows
2 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.56%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.56%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (28.21%) ITIL
2 19 (24.36%) Workflow
3 18 (23.08%) Information Security
4 16 (20.51%) Security Management
5 15 (19.23%) Information Security Management
6 12 (15.38%) Project Management
7 7 (8.97%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (8.97%) Data Analysis
8 6 (7.69%) PRINCE2
9 5 (6.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (6.41%) Document Management
9 5 (6.41%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (6.41%) Digital Forensics
10 4 (5.13%) Computer Forensics
10 4 (5.13%) Risk Management
11 3 (3.85%) Scrum
11 3 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (3.85%) Agile Project Management
12 2 (2.56%) Analytics
12 2 (2.56%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.54%) SQL
2 3 (3.85%) VB
2 3 (3.85%) C#
2 3 (3.85%) Java
3 2 (2.56%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.56%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.28%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (20.51%) CISSP
2 15 (19.23%) CISM
3 8 (10.26%) Degree
4 5 (6.41%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (3.85%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.85%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.28%) CISA
6 1 (1.28%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.28%) CCNA
6 1 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.28%) CRISC
6 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certified Master
6 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.38%) QA
2 3 (3.85%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.28%) BS7799
3 1 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.28%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (10.26%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.56%) vSphere
3 2 (2.56%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.28%) Firmware
4 1 (1.28%) XenServer
4 1 (1.28%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.28%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 13 (16.67%) Tivoli
2 4 (5.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (2.56%) SCCM
3 2 (2.56%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 28 (35.90%) Microsoft
2 21 (26.92%) HP
3 14 (17.95%) CheckPoint
4 13 (16.67%) Qualys
4 13 (16.67%) ArcSight
5 9 (11.54%) VMware
6 6 (7.69%) Cisco
7 3 (3.85%) Symantec
7 3 (3.85%) Oracle
7 3 (3.85%) IBM
8 2 (2.56%) Nintex
8 2 (2.56%) Citrix
8 2 (2.56%) McAfee
9 1 (1.28%) Dell
9 1 (1.28%) Juniper
9 1 (1.28%) CommVault
9 1 (1.28%) NetApp
9 1 (1.28%) Reuters
9 1 (1.28%) Brocade
9 1 (1.28%) 3PAR
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