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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Discovery
Rank 559 563 544
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -19
Contract jobs citing E-Discovery 36 19 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.065% 0.037% 0.026%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.088% 0.050% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 11 9
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £269 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £180 £325 -
% change year-on-year
-44.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £47.50
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
41096 38070 35468
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.49% 73.77% 71.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 26903 23461 20857
Average daily rate £421 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1109 1170 1452
Average hourly rate £24.00 £26.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.90 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 19 December 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 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 19 December 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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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 -14 35 £300 -40.00% 9
London +20 21 £425 -22.72% 9
West Midlands -3 14 £180 -44.61%
Birmingham - 9 £165 -
City of London +7 4 £425 +57.99%
North West - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Manchester - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -

E-Discovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 36 (48.00%) Finance
2 26 (34.67%) Microsoft
3 23 (30.67%) HP
4 21 (28.00%) Workflow
5 20 (26.67%) Legal
5 20 (26.67%) Information Security
6 16 (21.33%) Security Management
6 16 (21.33%) CISSP
7 15 (20.00%) ITIL
7 15 (20.00%) CISM
7 15 (20.00%) Information Security Management
8 14 (18.67%) Client/Server
8 14 (18.67%) CheckPoint
8 14 (18.67%) Banking
9 13 (17.33%) Qualys
9 13 (17.33%) ArcSight
9 13 (17.33%) MS Excel
9 13 (17.33%) SQL
9 13 (17.33%) Tivoli
10 12 (16.00%) Windows
11 11 (14.67%) Enterprise Storage
12 10 (13.33%) QA
12 10 (13.33%) Data Analysis
12 10 (13.33%) SharePoint
12 10 (13.33%) MS Office
12 10 (13.33%) Active Directory
13 9 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (9.33%) VMware
15 6 (8.00%) IBM
15 6 (8.00%) MS Visio

E-Discovery
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 10 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.67%) IIS
3 3 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (4.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.67%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (2.67%) Lync
4 2 (2.67%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.33%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.33%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (17.33%) MS Excel
2 10 (13.33%) MS Office
3 6 (8.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.67%) InfoPath
4 2 (2.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Eikon
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.33%) LDAP
1 4 (5.33%) FTP
2 3 (4.00%) Firewall
3 2 (2.67%) MPLS
3 2 (2.67%) VPN
3 2 (2.67%) LAN
3 2 (2.67%) WAN
4 1 (1.33%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.33%) VLAN
4 1 (1.33%) SAN
4 1 (1.33%) SSL
4 1 (1.33%) SMTP
4 1 (1.33%) DHCP
4 1 (1.33%) DNS
4 1 (1.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.33%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.67%) IDOL
3 2 (2.67%) MS Access
3 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.67%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (1.33%) Big Data
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (2.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 36 (48.00%) Finance
2 20 (26.67%) Legal
3 14 (18.67%) Banking
4 5 (6.67%) Law
5 4 (5.33%) Investment Banking
6 3 (4.00%) Billing
7 2 (2.67%) Retail
8 1 (1.33%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 35 (46.67%) Analyst
2 13 (17.33%) Data Analyst
3 11 (14.67%) Security Analyst
4 9 (12.00%) Information Analyst
4 9 (12.00%) Consultant
4 9 (12.00%) Information Security Analyst
5 8 (10.67%) Project Manager
6 4 (5.33%) Business Analyst
6 4 (5.33%) Architect
7 3 (4.00%) Coordinator
7 3 (4.00%) Senior Manager
7 3 (4.00%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (4.00%) Data Manager
7 3 (4.00%) Systems Manager
7 3 (4.00%) Senior Project Manager
8 2 (2.67%) Project Coordinator
8 2 (2.67%) IT Risk Consultant
8 2 (2.67%) Senior Security Consultant
8 2 (2.67%) Security Specialist
8 2 (2.67%) IT Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (4.00%) .NET
2 2 (2.67%) XHTML
2 2 (2.67%) HTML
2 2 (2.67%) CSS
2 2 (2.67%) SOAP
2 2 (2.67%) XML
2 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.67%) WCF
2 2 (2.67%) WPF
2 2 (2.67%) WF
2 2 (2.67%) Silverlight
2 2 (2.67%) OOXML
2 2 (2.67%) jQuery
2 2 (2.67%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 2 (2.67%) Ajax
2 2 (2.67%) XMPP
2 2 (2.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (1.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.67%) Client/Server
2 11 (14.67%) Enterprise Storage
3 6 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.67%) Statistics
5 3 (4.00%) PKI
6 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.67%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.33%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.33%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.00%) Windows
2 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.67%) Windows Vista
4 2 (2.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.00%) Workflow
2 20 (26.67%) Information Security
3 16 (21.33%) Security Management
4 15 (20.00%) ITIL
4 15 (20.00%) Information Security Management
5 10 (13.33%) Data Analysis
6 9 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (6.67%) Document Management
7 5 (6.67%) Data Migration
7 5 (6.67%) Data Validation
7 5 (6.67%) Validation
7 5 (6.67%) Migration
8 4 (5.33%) Project Management
8 4 (5.33%) Test Strategy
9 3 (4.00%) Analytics
9 3 (4.00%) Agile Project Management
9 3 (4.00%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (4.00%) Data Management
9 3 (4.00%) Scrum
10 2 (2.67%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.33%) SQL
2 2 (2.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (2.67%) VB
2 2 (2.67%) C#
2 2 (2.67%) Java
2 2 (2.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (21.33%) CISSP
2 15 (20.00%) CISM
3 3 (4.00%) Degree
4 1 (1.33%) CRISC
4 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 1 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.33%) CCNA
4 1 (1.33%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.33%) QA
2 3 (4.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.33%) COBIT
3 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (1.33%) BS7799
3 1 (1.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (2.67%) vSphere
4 1 (1.33%) vCloud
4 1 (1.33%) XenServer
4 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (17.33%) Tivoli
2 4 (5.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (2.67%) ZENworks
3 2 (2.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (34.67%) Microsoft
2 23 (30.67%) HP
3 14 (18.67%) CheckPoint
4 13 (17.33%) Qualys
4 13 (17.33%) ArcSight
5 7 (9.33%) VMware
6 6 (8.00%) IBM
7 5 (6.67%) Cisco
8 4 (5.33%) Oracle
9 2 (2.67%) Reuters
9 2 (2.67%) McAfee
9 2 (2.67%) Novell
9 2 (2.67%) Citrix
9 2 (2.67%) Nintex
10 1 (1.33%) LexisNexis
10 1 (1.33%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.33%) F5
10 1 (1.33%) Tableau
10 1 (1.33%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.33%) Brocade
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