Period
to 19 June 2019

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 19 June 2019 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
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 131 134 124
Rank change year-on-year +3 -10 -2
Contract jobs citing Law 157 177 132
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 1.87% 1.95% 1.80%
As % of the General category 4.10% 3.86% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 144 108
Central London median daily rate £450 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.26% +7.95%
10th Percentile £250 £310 £300
90th Percentile £700 £638 £637
London median daily rate £475 £470 £465
% change year-on-year +1.06% +1.08% +5.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 2
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £76.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.55% -71.05% +237.78%
London median hourly rate £21.00 £44.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -52.81% +161.76% -16.05%

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 3,828 4,584 3,694
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 45.52% 50.43% 50.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,800 3,543 2,863
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £686 £700 £675
London median daily rate £525 £520 £500
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 49 39
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £21.25 £15.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.18% +32.98% -23.90%
10th Percentile £11.25 £13.00 £12.49
90th Percentile £38.85 £43.30 £30.07
London median hourly rate £21.00 £24.00 £21.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +12.28% -2.84%

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 19 June 2019.

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 19 June 2019. 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 -5 113 £450 +0.17% 36
City of Westminster -14 5 £550 -4.35%
Southwark - 4 £345 -
West End of London +4 1 £625 +35.14%
Law
London

For the 6 months to 19 June 2019, 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 60 (38.22%) Legal
2 43 (27.39%) Microsoft
3 41 (26.11%) Windows
4 32 (20.38%) Information Security
5 28 (17.83%) Finance
6 27 (17.20%) Microsoft Office
6 27 (17.20%) iManage
7 26 (16.56%) Microsoft Azure
7 26 (16.56%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (15.92%) Active Directory
8 25 (15.92%) Information Security Management
8 25 (15.92%) Security Management
8 25 (15.92%) ISMS
8 25 (15.92%) Office 365
8 25 (15.92%) Microservices
9 22 (14.01%) Sony
10 21 (13.38%) SQL
10 21 (13.38%) Windows 10
11 19 (12.10%) Amazon AWS
11 19 (12.10%) Migration
12 18 (11.46%) SQL Server
12 18 (11.46%) DevOps
13 16 (10.19%) Project Management
13 16 (10.19%) ITIL
13 16 (10.19%) Kubernetes
14 15 (9.55%) SCCM
14 15 (9.55%) VMware
15 14 (8.92%) .NET
16 13 (8.28%) C#
17 12 (7.64%) E-Commerce

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 10 (6.37%) MS Exchange
2 8 (5.10%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.18%) Apache
4 4 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (2.55%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.64%) CMS
6 1 (0.64%) IIS
6 1 (0.64%) OpenStack
Applications
1 27 (17.20%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.27%) Adobe Captivate
4 2 (1.27%) Chatbot
4 2 (1.27%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.64%) Camtasia
Business Applications
1 6 (3.82%) Carpe Diem
Cloud Services
1 26 (16.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (15.92%) Office 365
3 19 (12.10%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (5.10%) SaaS
5 7 (4.46%) Power Platform
6 5 (3.18%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (1.91%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (1.91%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (1.91%) PaaS
7 3 (1.91%) Serverless
8 2 (1.27%) IaaS
8 2 (1.27%) IBM Blueworks
8 2 (1.27%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.64%) GitHub
9 1 (0.64%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.64%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.73%) Firewall
2 5 (3.18%) SAN
3 4 (2.55%) Cisco ISE
3 4 (2.55%) DHCP
3 4 (2.55%) DNS
3 4 (2.55%) Skype
4 3 (1.91%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (1.91%) LAN
4 3 (1.91%) Network Security
4 3 (1.91%) VPN
4 3 (1.91%) WAN
5 2 (1.27%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (1.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (1.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (1.27%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.64%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (0.64%) DMZ
6 1 (0.64%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.64%) RS-422
6 1 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.46%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.73%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (4.46%) Power BI
3 7 (4.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (3.18%) Big Data
4 5 (3.18%) MySQL
4 5 (3.18%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (3.18%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (2.55%) Cosmos DB
6 3 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.64%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 9 (5.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 9 (5.73%) Jenkins
2 5 (3.18%) Octopus Deploy
2 5 (3.18%) Selenium
2 5 (3.18%) TeamCity
3 3 (1.91%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (1.27%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.64%) Babel
5 1 (0.64%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.64%) EasyMock
5 1 (0.64%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.64%) git-flow
5 1 (0.64%) Mockito
5 1 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.64%) Travis CI
5 1 (0.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.64%) webpack
General
1 60 (38.22%) Legal
2 28 (17.83%) Finance
3 9 (5.73%) Banking
4 4 (2.55%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (2.55%) Publishing
5 2 (1.27%) Marketing
5 2 (1.27%) Retail
6 1 (0.64%) Advertising
6 1 (0.64%) Back Office
6 1 (0.64%) Billing
6 1 (0.64%) Electronics
6 1 (0.64%) Games
6 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (23.57%) Analyst
2 23 (14.65%) Developer
3 17 (10.83%) Project Manager
4 10 (6.37%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (6.37%) IT Trainer
4 10 (6.37%) Service Analyst
4 10 (6.37%) Service Desk Analyst
4 10 (6.37%) Trainer
5 8 (5.10%) Junior
6 7 (4.46%) Azure Engineer
6 7 (4.46%) Business Analyst
7 6 (3.82%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (3.82%) Azure DevOps
7 6 (3.82%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 6 (3.82%) Desktop Support
7 6 (3.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (3.82%) IT Engineer
7 6 (3.82%) Support Analyst
8 5 (3.18%) Security Manager
8 5 (3.18%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.92%) .NET
2 9 (5.73%) .NET Core
3 8 (5.10%) React
4 7 (4.46%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (3.18%) Node.js
6 3 (1.91%) AngularJS
6 3 (1.91%) REST
6 3 (1.91%) RESTful
7 2 (1.27%) Redux
8 1 (0.64%) Angular 2
8 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.64%) CSS
8 1 (0.64%) GraphQL
8 1 (0.64%) HTML
8 1 (0.64%) J2EE
8 1 (0.64%) Kafka
8 1 (0.64%) React Native
8 1 (0.64%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 1 (0.64%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.01%) Self-Motivation
2 9 (5.73%) Management Information System
3 8 (5.10%) Data Centre
4 6 (3.82%) e-Learning
5 5 (3.18%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.18%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (3.18%) Private Cloud
5 5 (3.18%) Social Media
6 4 (2.55%) User Experience
7 2 (1.27%) Clustering
7 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.27%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.27%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.64%) CCTV
8 1 (0.64%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.64%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.64%) Mobile Games
8 1 (0.64%) PKI
8 1 (0.64%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.64%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 41 (26.11%) Windows
2 21 (13.38%) Windows 10
3 10 (6.37%) Linux
3 10 (6.37%) Windows 7
3 10 (6.37%) Windows Server
4 7 (4.46%) Android
5 5 (3.18%) Apple iOS
5 5 (3.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.91%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (0.64%) Kali Linux
7 1 (0.64%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.64%) Unix
7 1 (0.64%) VxWorks
7 1 (0.64%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (20.38%) Information Security
2 26 (16.56%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (15.92%) Information Security Management
3 25 (15.92%) ISMS
3 25 (15.92%) Microservices
3 25 (15.92%) Security Management
4 19 (12.10%) Migration
5 18 (11.46%) DevOps
6 16 (10.19%) ITIL
6 16 (10.19%) Project Management
7 12 (7.64%) E-Commerce
7 12 (7.64%) Test Automation
8 10 (6.37%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (6.37%) Data Science
8 10 (6.37%) Document Management
8 10 (6.37%) Infrastructure as Code
8 10 (6.37%) Machine Learning
9 9 (5.73%) PRINCE2
10 8 (5.10%) Practice Management
10 8 (5.10%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (13.38%) SQL
2 13 (8.28%) C#
3 12 (7.64%) PowerShell
4 9 (5.73%) JavaScript
5 7 (4.46%) Java
6 6 (3.82%) T-SQL
7 5 (3.18%) VBA
8 4 (2.55%) Python
9 1 (0.64%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.64%) C
9 1 (0.64%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.64%) Haskell
9 1 (0.64%) Java 8
9 1 (0.64%) OCaml
9 1 (0.64%) PHP
9 1 (0.64%) R
9 1 (0.64%) Ruby
9 1 (0.64%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (5.73%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (5.10%) Degree
3 5 (3.18%) CISSP
3 5 (3.18%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.55%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.27%) CISM
5 2 (1.27%) CISMP
5 2 (1.27%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (1.27%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.27%) PMP
5 2 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.64%) CCNA
6 1 (0.64%) CCNP
6 1 (0.64%) CEH
6 1 (0.64%) IIBA
6 1 (0.64%) IISP
6 1 (0.64%) OSCP
6 1 (0.64%) SANS
6 1 (0.64%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.37%) QA
2 2 (1.27%) PMO
3 1 (0.64%) Basel II
3 1 (0.64%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.64%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.64%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (15.92%) Active Directory
2 11 (7.01%) Docker
3 7 (4.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.18%) Shibboleth
4 5 (3.18%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (3.18%) VMware NSX
4 5 (3.18%) vSphere
5 4 (2.55%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (1.27%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 16 (10.19%) Kubernetes
2 15 (9.55%) SCCM
3 10 (6.37%) Ansible
3 10 (6.37%) Terraform
4 8 (5.10%) Puppet
5 5 (3.18%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (3.18%) Single Sign-On
5 5 (3.18%) WSUS
6 2 (1.27%) SafeCom
7 1 (0.64%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.64%) CASB
7 1 (0.64%) Nessus
7 1 (0.64%) Nmap
7 1 (0.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 43 (27.39%) Microsoft
2 27 (17.20%) iManage
3 22 (14.01%) Sony
4 15 (9.55%) VMware
5 9 (5.73%) Aderant
6 8 (5.10%) Cisco
7 6 (3.82%) Intapp
8 5 (3.18%) NetApp
9 4 (2.55%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.91%) Apple
10 3 (1.91%) Blue Coat
11 2 (1.27%) Adobe
11 2 (1.27%) Citrix
11 2 (1.27%) Clearswift
11 2 (1.27%) F5
11 2 (1.27%) MobileIron
11 2 (1.27%) Riverbed
11 2 (1.27%) Symantec
12 1 (0.64%) ServiceNow
12 1 (0.64%) Tableau