The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Law over the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Law
London / City of London
Rank 96 94 157
Rank change year-on-year -2 +63  
Contract jobs citing Law 57 67 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.90% 2.04% 0.78%
As % of the General category 3.73% 3.73% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 63 30
Median daily rate £500 £450 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +33.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £200 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £596 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £424 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +9.35% +10.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -15.15% -  

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 the City of London with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1528 1794 2613
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 51.02% 54.56% 51.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1198 1456 2014
Median daily rate £525 £513 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.43% +7.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £646 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 11 17
Median hourly rate £18.26 £22.50 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.84% +25.94%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.26 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.28 £55.00 £34.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -16.92% +30.00%  

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

Law
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Law in the City of London

Law
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Law in the City of London over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Law in the City of London

Law
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Law in the City of London

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 City of London region with a requirement for Law.

1 59 (59.00%) Legal
2 29 (29.00%) Finance
3 18 (18.00%) Project Management
4 16 (16.00%) Microsoft
4 16 (16.00%) MS Office
4 16 (16.00%) Windows
5 15 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (14.00%) Practice Management
6 14 (14.00%) ITIL
6 14 (14.00%) Citrix
6 14 (14.00%) Document Management
7 13 (13.00%) PRINCE2
8 12 (12.00%) MS Excel
9 11 (11.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (9.00%) JIRA
10 9 (9.00%) Unified Communications
11 8 (8.00%) Active Directory
11 8 (8.00%) Cisco
12 7 (7.00%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (7.00%) Windows 7
12 7 (7.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 7 (7.00%) Security Cleared
12 7 (7.00%) Network Design
13 6 (6.00%) Dynamics CRM
13 6 (6.00%) Marketing
13 6 (6.00%) Degree
13 6 (6.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 6 (6.00%) iPhone
13 6 (6.00%) SC Cleared
13 6 (6.00%) MS Exchange

Law
Top Related IT Skills in the City of 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 6 (6.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.00%) CMS
3 4 (4.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.00%) Apache
4 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.00%) IIS
4 1 (1.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (16.00%) MS Office
2 12 (12.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (5.00%) MS Project
4 2 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (6.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.00%) IaaS
3 1 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.00%) IBM Blueworks
3 1 (1.00%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.00%) Office 365
3 1 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.00%) Unified Communications
2 3 (3.00%) Skype
3 2 (2.00%) DNS
3 2 (2.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.00%) Firewall
4 1 (1.00%) FTP
4 1 (1.00%) SAN
4 1 (1.00%) SSH
4 1 (1.00%) VLAN
4 1 (1.00%) VoIP
4 1 (1.00%) VPN
4 1 (1.00%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.00%) Power BI
2 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.00%) DTS
3 1 (1.00%) MySQL
3 1 (1.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (9.00%) JIRA
2 4 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.00%) Jenkins
General
1 59 (59.00%) Legal
2 29 (29.00%) Finance
3 6 (6.00%) Marketing
4 4 (4.00%) Banking
5 2 (2.00%) Retail
5 2 (2.00%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.00%) Billing
6 1 (1.00%) Publishing
6 1 (1.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (25.00%) Analyst
2 18 (18.00%) Project Manager
3 13 (13.00%) Service Analyst
4 12 (12.00%) Architect
4 12 (12.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 10 (10.00%) Trainer
6 8 (8.00%) Business Analyst
7 6 (6.00%) Help Desk Analyst
7 6 (6.00%) Implementation Manager
7 6 (6.00%) IT Trainer
7 6 (6.00%) Legal Analyst
8 5 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
8 5 (5.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 5 (5.00%) Developer
8 5 (5.00%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
8 5 (5.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
8 5 (5.00%) Help Desk Support
8 5 (5.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
8 5 (5.00%) Service Desk Support
8 5 (5.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.00%) .NET
1 3 (3.00%) XMPP
2 2 (2.00%) Spring
2 2 (2.00%) Spring Boot
3 1 (1.00%) COM
3 1 (1.00%) CSS
3 1 (1.00%) HTML
3 1 (1.00%) JSON
3 1 (1.00%) LAMP
3 1 (1.00%) MDX
3 1 (1.00%) RSS
3 1 (1.00%) Series 60
3 1 (1.00%) XML
3 1 (1.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.00%) Blackberry
1 6 (6.00%) iPhone
2 5 (5.00%) e-Learning
2 5 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.00%) Cybercrime
4 2 (2.00%) User Experience
5 1 (1.00%) BYOD
5 1 (1.00%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.00%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (1.00%) iPad
5 1 (1.00%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.00%) NHS
5 1 (1.00%) PMI
5 1 (1.00%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.00%) Replication
5 1 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.00%) Windows
2 7 (7.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (6.00%) Windows 10
3 6 (6.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.00%) Linux
4 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.00%) CentOS
5 1 (1.00%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (18.00%) Project Management
2 15 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (14.00%) Document Management
3 14 (14.00%) ITIL
3 14 (14.00%) Practice Management
4 13 (13.00%) PRINCE2
5 11 (11.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (7.00%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (7.00%) Network Design
6 7 (7.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 6 (6.00%) Change Management
7 6 (6.00%) CRM
7 6 (6.00%) Migration
8 5 (5.00%) Analytics
8 5 (5.00%) E-Commerce
8 5 (5.00%) Identity Access Management
8 5 (5.00%) Identity Management
8 5 (5.00%) Marketing Automation
8 5 (5.00%) Re-Platforming
8 5 (5.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.00%) SQL
2 3 (3.00%) C
2 3 (3.00%) Java
3 2 (2.00%) PHP
4 1 (1.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 1 (1.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (7.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.00%) Degree
2 6 (6.00%) PMI Certification
2 6 (6.00%) PMP
2 6 (6.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 6 (6.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.00%) MOS
4 3 (3.00%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.00%) CIPD
6 1 (1.00%) MCP
6 1 (1.00%) MCSA
6 1 (1.00%) MCSE
6 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
6 1 (1.00%) Postgraduate
6 1 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.00%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.00%) GDPR
2 1 (1.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.00%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.00%) Docker
3 1 (1.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.00%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.00%) Puppet
2 1 (1.00%) SCCM
2 1 (1.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (14.00%) Citrix
3 8 (8.00%) Cisco
4 6 (6.00%) Interwoven
5 5 (5.00%) SAP
6 4 (4.00%) HP
7 3 (3.00%) iManage
8 2 (2.00%) Oracle
8 2 (2.00%) VMware
9 1 (1.00%) AppSense
9 1 (1.00%) Ariba
9 1 (1.00%) Red Hat
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