The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Law over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Law
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 113 105
Rank change year-on-year +30 -8  
Contract jobs citing Law 21 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.15% 0.47% 0.44%
As % of the General category 2.57% 1.23% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 1
Median daily rate £525 £250 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +110.00% -21.87%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.45 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +5.72%  

Law is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 817 892 1092
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 44.55% 37.75% 44.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 413 520
Median daily rate £450 £383 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.64% +2.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £195 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £507 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 33 20
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.03% -5.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.86 £11.55 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.20 £25.00 £38.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Law as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Law in Berkshire

Law
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Law in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Law in Berkshire

Law
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Law in Berkshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Law in Berkshire

Law
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Law in Berkshire

Law
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Slough - 9 £250 -
Reading +9 5 £475 +90.00% 4
Bracknell - 4 £625 - 1
Law
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Law.

1 14 (51.85%) Legal
2 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
3 4 (14.81%) Information Security
3 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
3 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (11.11%) Puppet
4 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery Management
4 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (11.11%) PaaS
4 3 (11.11%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 3 (11.11%) Supplier Management
4 3 (11.11%) Degree
4 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (11.11%) Retail
4 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 3 (11.11%) IaaS
4 3 (11.11%) IBM InfoSphere
4 3 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (11.11%) DevOps
4 3 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 3 (11.11%) Finance
4 3 (11.11%) Migration
4 3 (11.11%) Service Management
4 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 3 (11.11%) VPN

Law
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (11.11%) IaaS
2 3 (11.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (51.85%) Legal
2 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
3 3 (11.11%) Finance
3 3 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (14.81%) Consultant
2 3 (11.11%) Administrator
2 3 (11.11%) Azure Consultant
2 3 (11.11%) Cloud Consultant
2 3 (11.11%) Migration Consultant
2 3 (11.11%) Vendor Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Technical Leader
4 1 (3.70%) CISSP Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) Commercial Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (3.70%) CRM Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Data Administrator
4 1 (3.70%) Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 1 (3.70%) IT Manager
4 1 (3.70%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Project Administrator
4 1 (3.70%) Project Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Security Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) Telecoms Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
1 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) e-Learning
2 1 (3.70%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) Information Security
1 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
1 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (11.11%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (11.11%) DevOps
2 3 (11.11%) ITIL
2 3 (11.11%) Migration
2 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery Management
2 3 (11.11%) Service Management
2 3 (11.11%) Supplier Management
3 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (7.41%) Project Management
4 1 (3.70%) Change Management
4 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.70%) CRM
4 1 (3.70%) Information Security Management
4 1 (3.70%) PRINCE
4 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
1 3 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) CISM
3 1 (3.70%) CISSP
3 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) COBIT
2 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.70%) PMO
2 1 (3.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) IBM
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft