Period
to 20 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Law over the 6 months to 20 January 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
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 79 126 168
Rank change year-on-year +47 +42 +6
Contract jobs citing Law 132 71 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.98% 1.50% 0.47%
As % of the General category 9.35% 4.08% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 17 4
East of England median daily rate £340 £625 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -45.60% +49.25% -1.47%
10th Percentile £310 £300 £377
90th Percentile £455 £678 £476
England median daily rate £450 £425 £380
% change year-on-year +5.88% +11.84% -6.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 5
East of England median hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +172.73% -
10th Percentile £14.85 £42.50 £14.73
90th Percentile £57.93 £47.50 £17.25
England median hourly rate £43.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +115.00% +8.11% +12.12%

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 East of England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,412 1,740 1,388
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 31.89% 36.83% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 828 991 833
East of England median daily rate £450 £428 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +6.88% -
10th Percentile £284 £275 £213
90th Percentile £600 £599 £545
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 137 108
East of England median hourly rate £19.25 £37.50 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.67% +22.95% +16.19%
10th Percentile £12.25 £12.31 £11.32
90th Percentile £51.25 £50.04 £45.00
England median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -3.85% +4.00% -3.85%

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Law as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Law in the East of England

Law
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Law in the East of England

Law
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Law in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Law in the East of England

Law
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Law in the East of England

Law
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Law in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Law in the East of England

Law
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the East of England region over the 6 months to 20 January 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
Hertfordshire +23 66 £450 -10.00% 2
Cambridgeshire +32 30 £340 +13.17% 5
East Anglia - 25 - - 1
Essex -13 8 £325 -48.00% 1
Bedfordshire +9 1 - - 1
Norfolk +6 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 - -
Law
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 East of England region with a requirement for Law.

1 34 (25.76%) GDPR
2 28 (21.21%) Cybersecurity
3 27 (20.45%) Internet
3 27 (20.45%) Data Protection
4 25 (18.94%) ITIL
5 23 (17.42%) Windows
5 23 (17.42%) Sony
6 22 (16.67%) Analytics
7 21 (15.91%) Data Centre
7 21 (15.91%) Data Security
8 20 (15.15%) Threat Management
9 19 (14.39%) Migration
9 19 (14.39%) SharePoint
9 19 (14.39%) Information Security
10 18 (13.64%) Office 365
11 16 (12.12%) JavaScript
12 14 (10.61%) Linux
12 14 (10.61%) Data Analysis
12 14 (10.61%) PowerShell
12 14 (10.61%) REST
13 13 (9.85%) Bioinformatics
13 13 (9.85%) SIEM
14 12 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
14 12 (9.09%) Visual Studio Code
14 12 (9.09%) Nintex
14 12 (9.09%) Degree
14 12 (9.09%) Visual Studio
14 12 (9.09%) Workflow
15 11 (8.33%) Windows 10
16 10 (7.58%) Incident Management

Law
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 19 (14.39%) SharePoint
2 12 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.76%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (5.30%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.52%) Simulink
3 1 (0.76%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.76%) FrameMaker
3 1 (0.76%) Revit
Business Applications
1 2 (1.52%) SAP CRM
1 2 (1.52%) SAP GRC
1 2 (1.52%) SAP HR
1 2 (1.52%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.76%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 18 (13.64%) Office 365
2 4 (3.03%) Akamai
2 4 (3.03%) GitHub
3 1 (0.76%) G Suite
3 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (20.45%) Internet
2 8 (6.06%) Firewall
3 6 (4.55%) TCP/IP
4 5 (3.79%) DMARC
4 5 (3.79%) LAN
5 4 (3.03%) Network Security
5 4 (3.03%) VPN
6 2 (1.52%) BGP
6 2 (1.52%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (1.52%) IPsec
6 2 (1.52%) Junos
6 2 (1.52%) OSPF
6 2 (1.52%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (1.52%) SSL
6 2 (1.52%) VLAN
6 2 (1.52%) WAN
6 2 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.52%) Wireless
7 1 (0.76%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.76%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (1.52%) Power BI
1 2 (1.52%) SAP BW
2 1 (0.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (9.09%) Visual Studio
1 12 (9.09%) Visual Studio Code
2 9 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.52%) JIRA
3 2 (1.52%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.76%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (4.55%) Finance
1 6 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (2.27%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.52%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.52%) Electronics
3 2 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (21.97%) Analyst
1 29 (21.97%) Developer
2 20 (15.15%) Architect
3 13 (9.85%) Technical Analyst
4 12 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
4 12 (9.09%) SharePoint Developer
5 11 (8.33%) Business Analyst
5 11 (8.33%) Security Engineer
6 9 (6.82%) Technical Manager
7 8 (6.06%) Security Manager
8 7 (5.30%) Consultant
8 7 (5.30%) Software Developer
8 7 (5.30%) Software Engineer
8 7 (5.30%) Technical Test Analyst
8 7 (5.30%) Test Analyst
9 6 (4.55%) Principal Developer
9 6 (4.55%) Principal Software Developer
9 6 (4.55%) Project Manager
9 6 (4.55%) SIEM Engineer
9 6 (4.55%) Splunk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.61%) REST
2 10 (7.58%) .NET
3 9 (6.82%) ASP.NET
3 9 (6.82%) CAML
3 9 (6.82%) CSS
3 9 (6.82%) jQuery
4 7 (5.30%) Web Services
5 3 (2.27%) LDAP
5 3 (2.27%) OpenID
5 3 (2.27%) Qt
5 3 (2.27%) React
5 3 (2.27%) Redux
5 3 (2.27%) SAML
6 2 (1.52%) 802.1X
6 2 (1.52%) JSON
6 2 (1.52%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.76%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.76%) Kohana
7 1 (0.76%) RESTful
7 1 (0.76%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.91%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.30%) Algorithms
2 7 (5.30%) Client/Server
3 5 (3.79%) Cyberthreat
4 4 (3.03%) Private Cloud
4 4 (3.03%) User Experience
5 3 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.27%) LIMS
5 3 (2.27%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (2.27%) Raspberry Pi
5 3 (2.27%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (1.52%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.76%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.76%) Cyber Defence
7 1 (0.76%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.76%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.76%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 23 (17.42%) Windows
2 14 (10.61%) Linux
3 11 (8.33%) Windows 10
4 2 (1.52%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.76%) Android
5 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.76%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.76%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (21.21%) Cybersecurity
2 27 (20.45%) Data Protection
3 25 (18.94%) ITIL
4 22 (16.67%) Analytics
5 21 (15.91%) Data Security
6 20 (15.15%) Threat Management
7 19 (14.39%) Information Security
7 19 (14.39%) Migration
8 14 (10.61%) Data Analysis
9 13 (9.85%) Bioinformatics
9 13 (9.85%) SIEM
10 12 (9.09%) Workflow
11 10 (7.58%) Incident Management
11 10 (7.58%) Information Security Management
11 10 (7.58%) ISMS
11 10 (7.58%) Security Management
12 9 (6.82%) Use Case
13 7 (5.30%) Biology
13 7 (5.30%) Software Engineering
13 7 (5.30%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 16 (12.12%) JavaScript
2 14 (10.61%) PowerShell
3 10 (7.58%) C#
4 7 (5.30%) C
4 7 (5.30%) C++
4 7 (5.30%) Python
5 5 (3.79%) SQL
6 4 (3.03%) Java
6 4 (3.03%) Ruby
7 3 (2.27%) Embedded C
7 3 (2.27%) Embedded C++
8 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.76%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.76%) PHP
8 1 (0.76%) VC++
Qualifications
1 12 (9.09%) Degree
2 4 (3.03%) CCNA
2 4 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (3.03%) CISSP
2 4 (3.03%) GCFE
2 4 (3.03%) GCIH
2 4 (3.03%) GIAC
2 4 (3.03%) Master's Degree
2 4 (3.03%) SANS
3 2 (1.52%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (25.76%) GDPR
2 4 (3.03%) COBIT
2 4 (3.03%) COSO
2 4 (3.03%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.52%) PMO
4 1 (0.76%) GMP
4 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 9 (6.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (3.79%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (3.03%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 4 (3.03%) CSIRT
3 3 (2.27%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.76%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.76%) CASB
4 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 23 (17.42%) Sony
2 12 (9.09%) Nintex
3 8 (6.06%) Forcepoint
4 7 (5.30%) Splunk
5 6 (4.55%) Citrix
5 6 (4.55%) Symantec
6 5 (3.79%) Microsoft
7 3 (2.27%) Cisco
8 2 (1.52%) Juniper
8 2 (1.52%) SAP
9 1 (0.76%) Adobe
9 1 (0.76%) D-Link
9 1 (0.76%) Qualys
9 1 (0.76%) Sophos
9 1 (0.76%) Veeam
9 1 (0.76%) Veritas
9 1 (0.76%) Zend