Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 151 149
Rank change year-on-year +33 -2 +14
Contract jobs citing Law 137 91 132
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.92% 1.36% 1.45%
As % of the General category 3.43% 2.59% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 79 97
City of London median daily rate £423 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.63% -3.03% +17.86%
10th Percentile £196 £200 £175
90th Percentile £555 £596 £530
Central London median daily rate £415 £438 £413
% change year-on-year -5.14% +6.06% +21.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate £13.75 - £23.00

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 the City of London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 3996 3513 4902
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 55.88% 52.69% 53.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 3213 2822 3809
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +2.56% +5.41%
10th Percentile £325 £318 £300
90th Percentile £700 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 19 50
City of London median hourly rate £21.25 £20.00 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.61% +3.75%
10th Percentile £15.00 £11.20 £12.00
90th Percentile £45.75 £49.17 £48.97
Central London median hourly rate £21.25 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% -4.76% +5.00%

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

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 6 months to 24 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Law in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Law in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 68 (49.64%) Legal
2 37 (27.01%) Document Management
3 35 (25.55%) C#
4 34 (24.82%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (24.09%) .NET
6 30 (21.90%) SQL Server
7 28 (20.44%) Active Directory
8 27 (19.71%) Windows
9 26 (18.98%) Finance
10 25 (18.25%) JavaScript
10 25 (18.25%) TDD
11 23 (16.79%) Microsoft Office
12 22 (16.06%) SQL
12 22 (16.06%) HTML
12 22 (16.06%) Microsoft
13 21 (15.33%) Java
13 21 (15.33%) User Stories
14 18 (13.14%) Stakeholder Management
15 17 (12.41%) XML
15 17 (12.41%) Test Scripting
15 17 (12.41%) AngularJS
16 16 (11.68%) NoSQL
16 16 (11.68%) REST
16 16 (11.68%) Node.js
16 16 (11.68%) ASP.NET Web API
17 15 (10.95%) SOAP
17 15 (10.95%) API Integration
18 14 (10.22%) API Development
18 14 (10.22%) JSON
18 14 (10.22%) Microsoft Azure

Law
Co-occurring 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 8 (5.84%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.19%) CMS
3 2 (1.46%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.73%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 23 (16.79%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (4.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.92%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (2.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (1.46%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.73%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.73%) Infor SunSystems
1 1 (0.73%) Relativity
1 1 (0.73%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (5.11%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.92%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (2.92%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (2.92%) Office 365
4 2 (1.46%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 2 (1.46%) SaaS
5 1 (0.73%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.73%) Firebase
5 1 (0.73%) IaaS
5 1 (0.73%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.49%) HTTP
2 8 (5.84%) LAN
2 8 (5.84%) WAN
3 2 (1.46%) SAN
4 1 (0.73%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (21.90%) SQL Server
2 16 (11.68%) NoSQL
3 10 (7.30%) SQL Server 2016
4 7 (5.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (5.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (2.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (2.19%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.73%) Firebird
7 1 (0.73%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 8 (5.84%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (5.84%) Visual Studio
2 6 (4.38%) Jenkins
3 5 (3.65%) Selenium
3 5 (3.65%) SpecFlow
3 5 (3.65%) WebDriver
4 3 (2.19%) JIRA
5 1 (0.73%) dotCover
5 1 (0.73%) Maven
5 1 (0.73%) NDepend
General
1 68 (49.64%) Legal
2 26 (18.98%) Finance
3 10 (7.30%) Retail
4 5 (3.65%) Banking
4 5 (3.65%) Marketing
5 4 (2.92%) Retail Banking
6 3 (2.19%) Publishing
7 2 (1.46%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.46%) Local Government
8 1 (0.73%) Advertising
8 1 (0.73%) Digital Economy
8 1 (0.73%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (26.28%) Analyst
2 35 (25.55%) Developer
3 19 (13.87%) Business Analyst
4 16 (11.68%) Project Manager
5 14 (10.22%) Agile Developer
6 13 (9.49%) JavaScript Developer
7 12 (8.76%) .NET Developer
8 11 (8.03%) Legal Analyst
9 10 (7.30%) Support Analyst
10 9 (6.57%) IT Support
10 9 (6.57%) Service Analyst
11 8 (5.84%) Service Desk Analyst
12 7 (5.11%) IT Analyst
13 6 (4.38%) Architect
13 6 (4.38%) Desktop Support
13 6 (4.38%) Java Developer
13 6 (4.38%) Service Desk Support
14 5 (3.65%) C# Developer
14 5 (3.65%) Test Engineer
14 5 (3.65%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (24.09%) .NET
2 22 (16.06%) HTML
3 17 (12.41%) AngularJS
3 17 (12.41%) XML
4 16 (11.68%) ASP.NET Web API
4 16 (11.68%) Node.js
4 16 (11.68%) REST
5 15 (10.95%) SOAP
6 14 (10.22%) JSON
7 13 (9.49%) RabbitMQ
8 10 (7.30%) .NET Framework
8 10 (7.30%) CSS
9 6 (4.38%) Spring
10 5 (3.65%) Ajax
10 5 (3.65%) ASP.NET
10 5 (3.65%) RESTful
10 5 (3.65%) Spring Boot
11 4 (2.92%) jQuery
12 2 (1.46%) Lucene
12 2 (1.46%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.76%) BYOD
2 10 (7.30%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.84%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (5.11%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (2.92%) Replication
6 3 (2.19%) Clustering
6 3 (2.19%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.19%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.46%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.46%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.46%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.46%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.73%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.73%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.73%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.73%) EMC VNXe
8 1 (0.73%) iPhone
8 1 (0.73%) NHS
8 1 (0.73%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.73%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (19.71%) Windows
2 12 (8.76%) Windows 10
3 9 (6.57%) Windows 7
4 6 (4.38%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.92%) Linux
6 3 (2.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.73%) Android
7 1 (0.73%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.73%) Unix
7 1 (0.73%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (27.01%) Document Management
2 34 (24.82%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (18.25%) TDD
4 21 (15.33%) User Stories
5 18 (13.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (12.41%) Test Scripting
7 15 (10.95%) API Integration
8 14 (10.22%) API Development
9 13 (9.49%) Agile Testing
10 12 (8.76%) Microservices
10 12 (8.76%) Project Management
10 12 (8.76%) Scrum
11 11 (8.03%) Test Automation
12 9 (6.57%) Workflow
13 8 (5.84%) Change Management
13 8 (5.84%) E-Commerce
13 8 (5.84%) Practice Management
13 8 (5.84%) Project Planning
14 7 (5.11%) DevOps
14 7 (5.11%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 35 (25.55%) C#
2 25 (18.25%) JavaScript
3 22 (16.06%) SQL
4 21 (15.33%) Java
5 6 (4.38%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.19%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.46%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.46%) Python
7 2 (1.46%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.73%) C
8 1 (0.73%) Delphi
8 1 (0.73%) ES6
8 1 (0.73%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (4.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (4.38%) PMP
2 5 (3.65%) PMI Certification
3 4 (2.92%) MCSE
3 4 (2.92%) Microsoft Certified Architect
3 4 (2.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.46%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.46%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.73%) Degree
5 1 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (5.11%) PMO
2 5 (3.65%) QA
3 4 (2.92%) GDPR
4 2 (1.46%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (1.46%) P3O
5 1 (0.73%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.73%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.73%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (20.44%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.11%) Docker
3 4 (2.92%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.73%) Firmware
4 1 (0.73%) XenApp
4 1 (0.73%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (3.65%) Terraform
2 4 (2.92%) Ansible
2 4 (2.92%) SCCM
3 3 (2.19%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.46%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (16.06%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.49%) Apigee
3 11 (8.03%) iManage
4 6 (4.38%) ServiceNow
5 5 (3.65%) Citrix
6 4 (2.92%) AppSense
7 3 (2.19%) SAP
8 2 (1.46%) Adobe
8 2 (1.46%) IBM
9 1 (0.73%) Cisco
9 1 (0.73%) Cognos
9 1 (0.73%) EMC
9 1 (0.73%) Interwoven
9 1 (0.73%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.73%) Oracle