The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Law over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Law
England / West Midlands
Rank 114 111 88
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -23
Contract jobs citing Law 7 13 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.29% 0.49% 1.05%
As % of the General category 1.01% 1.81% 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 21
Median daily rate £350 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £455 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -8.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.84
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.73 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-10.72% -

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

General Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
694 719 708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 28.95% 27.23% 32.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 408 427 377
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 26 50
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% -21.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.36 £15.10 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.80 £42.00 £35.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-18.46% +44.44%

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Law as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Law Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Law
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Law Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Law
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Law across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Law Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Law
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Law Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Law
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -4 4 £350 +25.00% 4
Coventry -7 1 £417 +7.48%
Worcestershire - 1 £225 - 1
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Law also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Law.

1 3 (25.00%) Project Management
1 3 (25.00%) Change Management
1 3 (25.00%) Legal
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) Software Asset Management
2 2 (16.67%) Practice Management
2 2 (16.67%) Contract Management
2 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Adobe
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (8.33%) PMI
3 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (8.33%) DSL
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) MS Project
3 1 (8.33%) MS Office
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (8.33%) MS Access
3 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (8.33%) HTTP
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) Document Management
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) CIPD
3 1 (8.33%) MCIPD
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing

Law
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Kentico
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Project
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) DSL
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Bitbucket
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 3 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Procurement Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Data Migration Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) HR Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Implementation Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support
3 1 (8.33%) Migration Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Project Implementation Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) SOC Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) CMDB
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (8.33%) Cyber Attack
1 1 (8.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (8.33%) PMI
1 1 (8.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Change Management
1 3 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 2 (16.67%) Contract Management
2 2 (16.67%) Practice Management
2 2 (16.67%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Document Management
3 1 (8.33%) Email Filtering
3 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) CIPD
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) MCIPD
2 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (8.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe
2 1 (8.33%) LANDesk