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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Discovery
Rank 548 571 541
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -30
Contract jobs citing E-Discovery 49 22 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.089% 0.041% 0.008%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.054% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 13 3
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.50% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £268 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £539 £472
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £290 -
% change year-on-year
+72.41% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £175.00 -
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
42506 40759 35272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.19% 75.21% 74.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 27024 25787 21116
Average daily rate £413 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1222 1202 1055
Average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -14.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.71 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 28 May 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 10 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 28 May 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 +9 48 £475 +58.33% 8
London +35 35 £425 +41.66% 7
Birmingham +3 12 £500 +72.41% 1
West Midlands +1 12 £500 +72.41% 1
City of London +17 11 £520 +51.27% 3
South West - 1 £475 -
Scotland - 1 £500 -
Edinburgh - 1 £500 -
Swindon - 1 £475 -
Wiltshire - 1 £475 -

E-Discovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 38 (53.52%) Finance
2 27 (38.03%) SQL
2 27 (38.03%) HP
3 23 (32.39%) Microsoft
3 23 (32.39%) Legal
4 21 (29.58%) MS Excel
5 20 (28.17%) Active Directory
6 17 (23.94%) Windows
7 16 (22.54%) Project Management
8 15 (21.13%) Analytics
9 13 (18.31%) Cisco
10 12 (16.90%) IBM
10 12 (16.90%) ITIL
10 12 (16.90%) Citrix
10 12 (16.90%) Juniper
10 12 (16.90%) SAN
10 12 (16.90%) VMware
11 11 (15.49%) Firewall
11 11 (15.49%) CommVault
11 11 (15.49%) NetApp
11 11 (15.49%) Dell
11 11 (15.49%) MPLS
11 11 (15.49%) SharePoint
11 11 (15.49%) SSL
11 11 (15.49%) LAN
11 11 (15.49%) WAN
11 11 (15.49%) SMTP
11 11 (15.49%) SNMP
11 11 (15.49%) VPN
11 11 (15.49%) Data Analytics

E-Discovery
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 11 (15.49%) SharePoint
2 9 (12.68%) MS Exchange
3 7 (9.86%) Lync
3 7 (9.86%) WebSphere
4 5 (7.04%) IIS
5 4 (5.63%) Office Communications Server
5 4 (5.63%) Apache Solr
6 2 (2.82%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (1.41%) Apache
7 1 (1.41%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.41%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (29.58%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.86%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (9.86%) MS Visio
2 7 (9.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.23%) SaaS
1 3 (4.23%) PaaS
2 1 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.90%) SAN
2 11 (15.49%) Firewall
2 11 (15.49%) MPLS
2 11 (15.49%) SSL
2 11 (15.49%) LAN
2 11 (15.49%) WAN
2 11 (15.49%) SMTP
2 11 (15.49%) SNMP
2 11 (15.49%) VPN
3 10 (14.08%) Network Security
4 7 (9.86%) NetScaler
4 7 (9.86%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (9.86%) VLAN
4 7 (9.86%) LDAP
5 6 (8.45%) Unified Communications
6 5 (7.04%) NAS
7 3 (4.23%) Software-Defined Networking
8 1 (1.41%) WebEx
8 1 (1.41%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.27%) IDOL
2 7 (9.86%) Big Data
3 5 (7.04%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.63%) QlikView
5 1 (1.41%) EDRMS
5 1 (1.41%) Data Mining
General
1 38 (53.52%) Finance
2 23 (32.39%) Legal
3 8 (11.27%) Banking
4 5 (7.04%) Billing
5 4 (5.63%) Investment Banking
6 3 (4.23%) Law
6 3 (4.23%) Front Office
7 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.82%) Retail
8 1 (1.41%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.41%) Back Office
8 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (35.21%) Project Manager
2 21 (29.58%) Analyst
3 12 (16.90%) Business Analyst
4 11 (15.49%) Architect
5 7 (9.86%) Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (7.04%) Systems Manager
6 5 (7.04%) Senior Project Manager
6 5 (7.04%) Senior Manager
7 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Senior Architect
8 3 (4.23%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (4.23%) Messaging Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (4.23%) Applications Manager
8 3 (4.23%) Business Manager
8 3 (4.23%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.23%) Consultant
9 2 (2.82%) Data Architect
9 2 (2.82%) Storage Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) Messaging Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.45%) Web Services
2 2 (2.82%) XMPP
3 1 (1.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (11.27%) Data Centre
2 7 (9.86%) Public Cloud
2 7 (9.86%) PKI
2 7 (9.86%) Client/Server
3 5 (7.04%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.63%) Statistics
4 4 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.41%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.41%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.41%) SecurID
6 1 (1.41%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.94%) Windows
2 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.41%) Android
3 1 (1.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.54%) Project Management
2 15 (21.13%) Analytics
3 12 (16.90%) ITIL
4 11 (15.49%) Data Analytics
5 8 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (11.27%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (9.86%) Data Architecture
6 7 (9.86%) Process Management
6 7 (9.86%) Service Delivery
6 7 (9.86%) PRINCE2
7 6 (8.45%) BCP
7 6 (8.45%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (8.45%) Migration
7 6 (8.45%) Information Security
7 6 (8.45%) Digital Forensics
7 6 (8.45%) Project Planning
7 6 (8.45%) Data Protection
8 5 (7.04%) Business Analysis
8 5 (7.04%) Workflow
9 4 (5.63%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (38.03%) SQL
2 1 (1.41%) Python
2 1 (1.41%) VBA
2 1 (1.41%) C
2 1 (1.41%) Java
2 1 (1.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (9.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (5.63%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (5.63%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Certified Master
2 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Certified Architect
3 3 (4.23%) VCAP
3 3 (4.23%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.23%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.23%) Degree
3 3 (4.23%) CCNP
4 2 (2.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.41%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.41%) ISEB
5 1 (1.41%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.86%) PCI DSS
2 6 (8.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (28.17%) Active Directory
2 11 (15.49%) vSphere
3 7 (9.86%) vCloud
3 7 (9.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (9.86%) Hyper-V
4 5 (7.04%) XenApp
5 4 (5.63%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (8.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (5.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (1.41%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.41%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 27 (38.03%) HP
2 23 (32.39%) Microsoft
3 13 (18.31%) Cisco
4 12 (16.90%) IBM
4 12 (16.90%) Citrix
4 12 (16.90%) Juniper
4 12 (16.90%) VMware
5 11 (15.49%) CommVault
5 11 (15.49%) NetApp
5 11 (15.49%) Dell
6 10 (14.08%) Symantec
7 7 (9.86%) F5
7 7 (9.86%) Brocade
7 7 (9.86%) CheckPoint
8 4 (5.63%) Reuters
8 4 (5.63%) Novell
8 4 (5.63%) GoldenSource
8 4 (5.63%) 3PAR
9 3 (4.23%) Yahoo!
10 1 (1.41%) Tableau
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