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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 3 July 2022 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
3 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 154 136 90
Rank change year-on-year -18 -46 +41
Contract jobs citing Law 43 32 50
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.99% 1.00% 1.83%
As % of the General category 1.70% 1.67% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 21 31
10th Percentile £207 £204 £350
25th Percentile £320 £406 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £488 £500 £485
Median % change year-on-year -2.50% +3.09% +7.78%
75th Percentile £582 £550 £581
90th Percentile £673 - £675
Central London median daily rate £488 £450 £474
% change year-on-year +8.33% -5.01% +5.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
10th Percentile - £17.87 £12.55
25th Percentile - £20.29 £12.63
Median hourly rate - £24.95 £13.50
Median % change year-on-year - +84.81% -35.71%
75th Percentile - £28.99 £17.63
90th Percentile - £31.04 £19.65
Central London median hourly rate - £24.95 £13.50
% change year-on-year - +84.81% -35.71%

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 2,533 1,913 1,583
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 58.42% 59.87% 57.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,822 1,358 1,134
10th Percentile £340 £363 £304
25th Percentile £470 £463 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £550 £510
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +7.84% -2.86%
75th Percentile £700 £660 £613
90th Percentile £800 £725 £688
Central London median daily rate £574 £550 £500
% change year-on-year +4.32% +10.00% -2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 26 33
10th Percentile £18.50 £8.00 £12.42
25th Percentile £25.94 £12.56 £14.00
Median hourly rate £42.87 £23.23 £20.00
Median % change year-on-year +84.59% +16.13% +4.58%
75th Percentile £52.25 £31.74 £38.68
90th Percentile £61.45 £37.75 £46.94
Central London median hourly rate £42.50 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +112.50% -4.76% +5.00%

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Law as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Law in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Law in the City of London

Law
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Law in the City of London over the 6 months to 3 July 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Law in the City of London

Law
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Law in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Law in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2022, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Law.

1 9 (20.93%) Finance
2 8 (18.60%) Windows
2 8 (18.60%) Social Skills
3 7 (16.28%) ITIL
3 7 (16.28%) Legal
4 6 (13.95%) Agile
4 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
4 6 (13.95%) Azure
5 5 (11.63%) Practice Management
5 5 (11.63%) Power Platform
5 5 (11.63%) Intapp
5 5 (11.63%) DevOps
5 5 (11.63%) SQL
5 5 (11.63%) Migration
6 4 (9.30%) Java
6 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Excel
6 4 (9.30%) Active Directory
6 4 (9.30%) Citrix
6 4 (9.30%) Project Delivery
6 4 (9.30%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (9.30%) Elite 3E
7 3 (6.98%) Adobe
7 3 (6.98%) VPN
7 3 (6.98%) Python
7 3 (6.98%) Cisco
7 3 (6.98%) SAP
7 3 (6.98%) Data Analysis
7 3 (6.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (6.98%) Microservices

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 2 (4.65%) CMS
1 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) Apache
2 1 (2.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.33%) ArcGIS
2 1 (2.33%) CICS
2 1 (2.33%) Confluence
2 1 (2.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (6.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (4.65%) Camtasia
5 1 (2.33%) AutoCAD
5 1 (2.33%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Elite 3E
2 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.33%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (2.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) Azure
2 5 (11.63%) Power Platform
3 2 (4.65%) Azure DevOps
3 2 (4.65%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft 365
3 2 (4.65%) PowerApps
4 1 (2.33%) Azure Machine Learning
4 1 (2.33%) Azure Synapse Analytics
4 1 (2.33%) Bloomreach
4 1 (2.33%) GCP
4 1 (2.33%) Google Kubernetes Engine
4 1 (2.33%) Mimecast
4 1 (2.33%) SaaS
4 1 (2.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) VPN
1 3 (6.98%) WebEx
2 2 (4.65%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (2.33%) DNS
3 1 (2.33%) Firewall
3 1 (2.33%) HTTP
3 1 (2.33%) Intranet
3 1 (2.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) Power BI
2 1 (2.33%) Big Data
2 1 (2.33%) Data Lake
2 1 (2.33%) DB2
2 1 (2.33%) GIS
2 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) JIRA
2 1 (2.33%) GitLab
2 1 (2.33%) JUnit
2 1 (2.33%) Katalon Studio
2 1 (2.33%) TestRail
2 1 (2.33%) XPEDITER
General
1 9 (20.93%) Finance
2 8 (18.60%) Social Skills
3 7 (16.28%) Legal
4 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.33%) Advertising
5 1 (2.33%) Banking
5 1 (2.33%) Billing
5 1 (2.33%) Games
5 1 (2.33%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.33%) Multimedia
5 1 (2.33%) Police
5 1 (2.33%) Presentation Skills
5 1 (2.33%) Publishing
5 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) Analyst
2 5 (11.63%) Architect
3 4 (9.30%) Business Analyst
3 4 (9.30%) Developer
3 4 (9.30%) Support Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Consultant
4 3 (6.98%) IT Analyst
4 3 (6.98%) IT Manager
4 3 (6.98%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (6.98%) Trainer
5 2 (4.65%) Applications Support
5 2 (4.65%) Audio Visual Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Audio Visual Support
5 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (4.65%) IT Trainer
5 2 (4.65%) Java Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Legal IT Trainer
5 2 (4.65%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Support Assistant
5 2 (4.65%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) React
1 3 (6.98%) REST
2 2 (4.65%) CSS
2 2 (4.65%) HTML
2 2 (4.65%) HTML5
2 2 (4.65%) Spring
2 2 (4.65%) Spring Boot
3 1 (2.33%) Ajax
3 1 (2.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.33%) CSS3
3 1 (2.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.33%) J2EE
3 1 (2.33%) jQuery
3 1 (2.33%) OAuth
3 1 (2.33%) OpenID
3 1 (2.33%) OSGi
3 1 (2.33%) RESTful
3 1 (2.33%) SAML
3 1 (2.33%) SOAP
3 1 (2.33%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) Blackberry
1 2 (4.65%) e-Learning
1 2 (4.65%) Learning Management System
1 2 (4.65%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.33%) CMDB
2 1 (2.33%) Legacy Systems
2 1 (2.33%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.33%) Market Risk
2 1 (2.33%) Photography
2 1 (2.33%) Reference Data
2 1 (2.33%) SCORM
2 1 (2.33%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (2.33%) Social Media
2 1 (2.33%) Video Editing
2 1 (2.33%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.60%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) Windows 10
3 2 (4.65%) Android
3 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2016
3 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2019
4 1 (2.33%) Linux
4 1 (2.33%) Unix
4 1 (2.33%) VMS
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.28%) ITIL
2 6 (13.95%) Agile
3 5 (11.63%) DevOps
3 5 (11.63%) Migration
3 5 (11.63%) Practice Management
4 4 (9.30%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (9.30%) Project Delivery
5 3 (6.98%) Data Analysis
5 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (6.98%) Microservices
5 3 (6.98%) Release Management
6 2 (4.65%) Coaching
6 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
6 2 (4.65%) CRM
6 2 (4.65%) Document Management
6 2 (4.65%) ETL
6 2 (4.65%) High Availability
6 2 (4.65%) ITSM
6 2 (4.65%) Service Management
6 2 (4.65%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.63%) SQL
2 4 (9.30%) Java
3 3 (6.98%) Python
4 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.33%) COBOL
5 1 (2.33%) JCL
5 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.33%) Progress 4GL
5 1 (2.33%) Scala
5 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.33%) UniBasic
5 1 (2.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
1 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.65%) CCNA
2 2 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.65%) CISSP
2 2 (4.65%) MCSE
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.33%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.33%) MRICS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.65%) XenApp
2 2 (4.65%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) SCCM
1 2 (4.65%) SCOM
2 1 (2.33%) Control-M
2 1 (2.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.63%) Intapp
3 4 (9.30%) Citrix
4 3 (6.98%) Adobe
4 3 (6.98%) Cisco
4 3 (6.98%) SAP
4 3 (6.98%) Snow
5 2 (4.65%) iManage
5 2 (4.65%) ServiceNow
5 2 (4.65%) SolarWinds
5 2 (4.65%) Sun
6 1 (2.33%) BMC
6 1 (2.33%) Broadcom
6 1 (2.33%) ESRI
6 1 (2.33%) Google
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle
6 1 (2.33%) Polycom
6 1 (2.33%) Progress
6 1 (2.33%) Remedy
6 1 (2.33%) Synergex