Period
to 25 June 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in contract job vacancies advertised in Central London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Law over the 6 months to 25 June 2021 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
London > Central London
6 months to
25 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 128 112 133
Rank change year-on-year -16 +21 +8
Contract jobs citing Law 37 55 161
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Central London 1.10% 1.66% 1.91%
As % of the General category 1.83% 2.85% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 36 105
10th Percentile £196 £375 £259
25th Percentile £406 £425 £338
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £474 £450
Median % change year-on-year +0.26% +5.28% -
75th Percentile £544 £578 £575
90th Percentile £550 £675 £700
London median daily rate £475 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 7
Median hourly rate £24.95 £13.50 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year +84.81% -35.71% -4.55%
London median hourly rate £29.00 £17.79 £21.00
% change year-on-year +63.06% -15.31% -50.59%

Law is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2,023 1,930 4,842
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 59.99% 58.10% 57.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,442 1,386 3,597
10th Percentile £363 £300 £313
25th Percentile £450 £413 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £513
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% -2.44% -
75th Percentile £650 £600 £600
90th Percentile £725 £688 £675
London median daily rate £550 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 38 60
10th Percentile £9.05 £12.42 £11.25
25th Percentile £14.06 £14.53 £12.93
Median hourly rate £21.00 £21.87 £19.75
Median % change year-on-year -3.97% +10.72% +5.61%
75th Percentile £31.49 £38.75 £24.44
90th Percentile £40.90 £48.80 £37.50
London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +9.43% +26.19% -1.18%

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Law as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Law in Central London

Law
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Law in Central London.

Daily rate trend for Law in Central London

Law
Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Law in Central London over the 6 months to 25 June 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Law in Central London

Law
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Law in Central London.

Hourly rate trend for Law in Central London

Law
Hourly Rate Histogram in Central London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Law in Central London over the 6 months to 25 June 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for Law in Central London

Law
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the Central London region over the 6 months to 25 June 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -40 30 £506 +4.38% 23
Law
London

For the 6 months to 25 June 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Law also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Law.

1 15 (40.54%) Legal
2 10 (27.03%) Windows
2 10 (27.03%) Active Directory
2 10 (27.03%) Change Management
3 8 (21.62%) Migration
4 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
4 7 (18.92%) iManage
4 7 (18.92%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 6 (16.22%) Social Skills
5 6 (16.22%) Presentation Skills
5 6 (16.22%) High Availability
5 6 (16.22%) Project Management
5 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (16.22%) Citrix
5 6 (16.22%) MCSE
5 6 (16.22%) ITIL
5 6 (16.22%) SCOM
5 6 (16.22%) Data Protection
5 6 (16.22%) PowerShell
6 5 (13.51%) XenApp
6 5 (13.51%) SolarWinds
6 5 (13.51%) SCCM
6 5 (13.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (13.51%) QA
6 5 (13.51%) Cisco
6 5 (13.51%) Risk Management
6 5 (13.51%) Data Quality
6 5 (13.51%) Microsoft 365
6 5 (13.51%) Regulatory Compliance

Law
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.70%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft 365
2 3 (8.11%) Azure
3 2 (5.41%) AWS
3 2 (5.41%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (5.41%) GCP
3 2 (5.41%) IaaS
3 2 (5.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) DHCP
1 2 (5.41%) DNS
2 1 (2.70%) FTP
2 1 (2.70%) Internet
2 1 (2.70%) Network Security
2 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.70%) VPN
2 1 (2.70%) WebEx
2 1 (2.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) Adabas
2 1 (2.70%) MySQL
2 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.70%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Ranorex
1 2 (5.41%) Selenium
General
1 15 (40.54%) Legal
2 6 (16.22%) Presentation Skills
2 6 (16.22%) Social Skills
3 3 (8.11%) Finance
4 2 (5.41%) Back Office
4 2 (5.41%) Organisational Skills
5 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.70%) Banking
5 1 (2.70%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Analyst
2 7 (18.92%) Project Manager
3 5 (13.51%) Compliance Officer
3 5 (13.51%) Data Compliance Officer
3 5 (13.51%) Data Protection Officer
3 5 (13.51%) IT Manager
3 5 (13.51%) IT Project Manager
3 5 (13.51%) Risk Officer
4 4 (10.81%) Architect
4 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Business Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) IT Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.41%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Azure Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Developer
6 2 (5.41%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Intapp Business Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) Ajax
1 1 (2.70%) CSS
1 1 (2.70%) HTML
1 1 (2.70%) HTML5
1 1 (2.70%) LDAP
1 1 (2.70%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (5.41%) Virtual Team
2 1 (2.70%) Blog
2 1 (2.70%) Equities
2 1 (2.70%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.70%) Replication
2 1 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) Windows
2 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2016
2 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2019
3 3 (8.11%) Windows 10
3 3 (8.11%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.41%) Android
4 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
4 2 (5.41%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Change Management
2 8 (21.62%) Migration
3 7 (18.92%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (16.22%) Data Protection
4 6 (16.22%) High Availability
4 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 6 (16.22%) ITIL
4 6 (16.22%) Project Management
5 5 (13.51%) Due Diligence
5 5 (13.51%) Insurtech
5 5 (13.51%) Project Delivery
5 5 (13.51%) Regulatory Compliance
5 5 (13.51%) Risk Management
6 4 (10.81%) Architecture Roadmap
6 4 (10.81%) Business Change Management
7 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.11%) Test Automation
8 2 (5.41%) Business Continuity
8 2 (5.41%) Time Management
8 2 (5.41%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.22%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.41%) Python
3 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.70%) Natural
3 1 (2.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) MCSE
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.81%) CCNA
2 4 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (10.81%) CISSP
3 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.70%) CCENT
4 1 (2.70%) CIPD
4 1 (2.70%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (2.70%) Degree
4 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.70%) MOS
4 1 (2.70%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) Data Quality
1 5 (13.51%) GDPR
1 5 (13.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (13.51%) QA
2 4 (10.81%) PMO
3 2 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (27.03%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.51%) XenApp
3 4 (10.81%) XenDesktop
4 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.41%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (5.41%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (2.70%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (2.70%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) SCOM
2 5 (13.51%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) iManage
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.22%) Citrix
3 5 (13.51%) Cisco
3 5 (13.51%) SolarWinds
4 3 (8.11%) VMware
5 2 (5.41%) Intapp
5 2 (5.41%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com