Period
to 13 November 2018

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 13 November 2018 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
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 118 154
Rank change year-on-year -13 +36 -17
Contract jobs citing Law 188 178 118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 2.05% 2.11% 1.47%
As % of the General category 4.22% 3.96% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 140 104
Central London median daily rate £475 £415 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.46% -5.14% +6.06%
10th Percentile £239 £188 £200
90th Percentile £620 £576 £601
London median daily rate £475 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +11.76% +2.41% +0.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Central London median hourly rate £22.00 £14.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.72% - -
London median hourly rate £35.00 £14.50 -
% change year-on-year +141.38% - -

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 4,452 4,498 3,990
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 48.58% 53.36% 49.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,342 3,556 3,166
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.69% +2.63%
10th Percentile £310 £313 £313
90th Percentile £688 £700 £675
London median daily rate £525 £510 £475
% change year-on-year +2.94% +7.37% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 50 23
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.88 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.42% +4.38% -4.76%
10th Percentile £14.30 £12.52 £11.25
90th Percentile £25.50 £43.28 £54.94
London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.62 £20.00
% change year-on-year -0.53% +13.10% -7.79%

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for Law in Central London

Law
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Law in Central London

Law
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Law in Central London over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Law in Central London

Law
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 13 November 2018. 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 -4 137 £475 +12.43% 93
West End of London -35 5 £475 +33.80% 17
Southwark -41 4 £613 +48.48%
City of Westminster -5 1 - -
Camden - 1 £350 -
Law
London

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, 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 68 (36.17%) Legal
2 41 (21.81%) Windows
3 35 (18.62%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (18.09%) Finance
5 32 (17.02%) Microsoft Office
6 28 (14.89%) Microsoft
7 26 (13.83%) Windows 10
7 26 (13.83%) iManage
8 25 (13.30%) Sony
8 25 (13.30%) TDD
9 24 (12.77%) E-Commerce
10 23 (12.23%) Active Directory
11 22 (11.70%) Microservices
12 19 (10.11%) .NET
13 18 (9.57%) Project Management
13 18 (9.57%) Document Management
13 18 (9.57%) Microsoft Azure
14 16 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
14 16 (8.51%) Kubernetes
15 15 (7.98%) C#
15 15 (7.98%) Scrum
16 14 (7.45%) ITIL
17 13 (6.91%) Migration
17 13 (6.91%) Stakeholder Management
17 13 (6.91%) Retail
17 13 (6.91%) .NET Core
17 13 (6.91%) Greenfield Project
18 12 (6.38%) SQL
18 12 (6.38%) Microsoft Excel
18 12 (6.38%) DevOps

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 11 (5.85%) CMS
2 6 (3.19%) MS Exchange
2 6 (3.19%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.06%) Drupal
4 2 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.06%) IIS
4 2 (1.06%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.53%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.53%) WordPress
Applications
1 32 (17.02%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (6.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (3.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.06%) Chatbot
4 2 (1.06%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.53%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.53%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (4.26%) Carpe Diem
2 6 (3.19%) Elite 3E
3 4 (2.13%) Eikon
4 2 (1.06%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.06%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.06%) SAP HCM
4 2 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.53%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.53%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 18 (9.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (6.38%) Office 365
4 10 (5.32%) Serverless
5 9 (4.79%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (2.13%) OneDrive
7 3 (1.60%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (1.06%) Mimecast
8 2 (1.06%) SaaS
9 1 (0.53%) GitHub
9 1 (0.53%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.26%) Firewall
2 6 (3.19%) DNS
3 5 (2.66%) LAN
3 5 (2.66%) WAN
4 4 (2.13%) VPN
5 3 (1.60%) Network Security
5 3 (1.60%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.60%) WebEx
5 3 (1.60%) Wireless
6 2 (1.06%) DHCP
6 2 (1.06%) Internet
6 2 (1.06%) Skype
6 2 (1.06%) VoIP
7 1 (0.53%) DSL
7 1 (0.53%) Extranet
7 1 (0.53%) FTP
7 1 (0.53%) H.323
7 1 (0.53%) HTTP
7 1 (0.53%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.53%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.32%) Cosmos DB
2 5 (2.66%) Big Data
2 5 (2.66%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.06%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.06%) Power BI
4 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (2.66%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.13%) JIRA
2 4 (2.13%) Selenium
3 3 (1.60%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.06%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.06%) Xcode
5 1 (0.53%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.53%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.53%) JUnit
5 1 (0.53%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.53%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.53%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.53%) WebDriver
General
1 68 (36.17%) Legal
2 34 (18.09%) Finance
3 13 (6.91%) Retail
4 9 (4.79%) Banking
5 6 (3.19%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (2.13%) Front Office
7 2 (1.06%) Billing
7 2 (1.06%) Marketing
8 1 (0.53%) Back Office
8 1 (0.53%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.53%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.53%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.53%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 53 (28.19%) Analyst
2 25 (13.30%) Developer
3 21 (11.17%) Trainer
4 18 (9.57%) IT Trainer
5 16 (8.51%) Business Analyst
5 16 (8.51%) Project Manager
6 12 (6.38%) Support Analyst
7 11 (5.85%) IT Analyst
7 11 (5.85%) Legal Analyst
8 9 (4.79%) Senior Developer
9 8 (4.26%) Service Analyst
10 7 (3.72%) .NET Developer
10 7 (3.72%) 2nd Line Support
10 7 (3.72%) Architect
10 7 (3.72%) DevOps Engineer
10 7 (3.72%) Java Developer
10 7 (3.72%) Service Desk Analyst
10 7 (3.72%) Support Engineer
11 6 (3.19%) IT Support
11 6 (3.19%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (10.11%) .NET
2 13 (6.91%) .NET Core
3 8 (4.26%) Web Services
4 7 (3.72%) REST
4 7 (3.72%) Spring
4 7 (3.72%) Spring Boot
5 6 (3.19%) Node.js
5 6 (3.19%) React
5 6 (3.19%) Spring Batch
5 6 (3.19%) Spring MVC
5 6 (3.19%) Spring Security
6 5 (2.66%) RESTful
7 4 (2.13%) HTML
8 3 (1.60%) Laravel
9 2 (1.06%) Android SDK
9 2 (1.06%) CSS
9 2 (1.06%) iOS SDK
10 1 (0.53%) HTML5
10 1 (0.53%) OAuth
10 1 (0.53%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.91%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (5.32%) e-Learning
3 7 (3.72%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.72%) Blackberry
3 7 (3.72%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (2.13%) Fixed Income
5 3 (1.60%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.06%) Fintech
6 2 (1.06%) iPhone
6 2 (1.06%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.06%) User Experience
7 1 (0.53%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (0.53%) CESG
7 1 (0.53%) Clustering
7 1 (0.53%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.53%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.53%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.53%) Tandem
7 1 (0.53%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 41 (21.81%) Windows
2 26 (13.83%) Windows 10
3 12 (6.38%) Windows 7
4 6 (3.19%) Android
4 6 (3.19%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.66%) Linux
5 5 (2.66%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.06%) Windows Phone
7 2 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (18.62%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (13.30%) TDD
3 24 (12.77%) E-Commerce
4 22 (11.70%) Microservices
5 18 (9.57%) Document Management
5 18 (9.57%) Project Management
6 15 (7.98%) Scrum
7 14 (7.45%) ITIL
8 13 (6.91%) Migration
8 13 (6.91%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (6.38%) DevOps
10 11 (5.85%) BDD
11 9 (4.79%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (4.79%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (4.26%) Change Management
12 8 (4.26%) Information Security
12 8 (4.26%) SDLC
12 8 (4.26%) Service Management
13 7 (3.72%) Asset Management
13 7 (3.72%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 15 (7.98%) C#
2 12 (6.38%) SQL
3 11 (5.85%) Java
4 7 (3.72%) JavaScript
5 6 (3.19%) Java 8
6 4 (2.13%) PHP
6 4 (2.13%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.60%) Python
7 3 (1.60%) VB
8 2 (1.06%) Apple Swift
8 2 (1.06%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.06%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.06%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.06%) VBA
9 1 (0.53%) ES6
9 1 (0.53%) Ruby
9 1 (0.53%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (2.66%) Degree
2 4 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.60%) CCNP
3 3 (1.60%) IIBA
3 3 (1.60%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.60%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.06%) AWS Certification
4 2 (1.06%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.53%) CCIE
5 1 (0.53%) CCIE Routing and Switching
5 1 (0.53%) CCNA
5 1 (0.53%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.53%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.53%) MCSE
5 1 (0.53%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.53%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.26%) QA
2 7 (3.72%) PMO
3 6 (3.19%) SLA
4 3 (1.60%) GDPR
5 1 (0.53%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.53%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (0.53%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.53%) Government Security Classifications
5 1 (0.53%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.53%) ISO 22301
5 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (12.23%) Active Directory
2 10 (5.32%) Docker
3 4 (2.13%) Virtual Desktop
3 4 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.60%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.06%) BitLocker
5 2 (1.06%) vSphere
6 1 (0.53%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.53%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (8.51%) Kubernetes
2 7 (3.72%) Ansible
3 6 (3.19%) SCCM
3 6 (3.19%) Terraform
4 4 (2.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.60%) Puppet
6 1 (0.53%) Kibana
6 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.53%) Salt
6 1 (0.53%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 28 (14.89%) Microsoft
2 26 (13.83%) iManage
3 25 (13.30%) Sony
4 9 (4.79%) Citrix
5 8 (4.26%) Intapp
6 6 (3.19%) Aderant
6 6 (3.19%) Cisco
6 6 (3.19%) Escenic
6 6 (3.19%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (3.19%) VMware
7 5 (2.66%) Oracle
7 5 (2.66%) SAP
8 4 (2.13%) Bloomberg
8 4 (2.13%) CheckPoint
8 4 (2.13%) FactSet
8 4 (2.13%) Reuters
8 4 (2.13%) Speakerbus
8 4 (2.13%) Wallstreet Suite
9 3 (1.60%) Mitel
10 2 (1.06%) Zscaler