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 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Law
England / East of England
Rank 119 103 117
Rank change year-on-year -16 +14  
Contract jobs citing Law 8 20 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.38% 0.81% 0.56%
As % of the General category 1.29% 2.66% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 4
Median daily rate £385 - £525
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 - £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 - £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £424 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +16.09% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 18 5
Median hourly rate - £16.50 £16.50
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 East of England with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 618 752 798
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 29.11% 30.57% 29.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 395 465
Median daily rate £400 £418 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.19% -1.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 60 47
Median hourly rate £32.25 £19.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +69.73% -41.53%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £13.38 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.20 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.90% +24.00%  

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Law in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +6 7 £400 - 1
Norfolk - 1 £370 -
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 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 East of England region with a requirement for Law.

1 10 (47.62%) Data Centre
2 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
3 5 (23.81%) DNS
4 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
4 4 (19.05%) CheckPoint
4 4 (19.05%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (19.05%) BIG-IP
4 4 (19.05%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (19.05%) Information Security
4 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
4 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
4 4 (19.05%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
4 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (19.05%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 4 (19.05%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 4 (19.05%) Degree
4 4 (19.05%) OWASP
5 3 (14.29%) Network Security
5 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (14.29%) HTML5
5 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 3 (14.29%) F5
5 3 (14.29%) Sass
5 3 (14.29%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
5 3 (14.29%) Front End Development
5 3 (14.29%) Legal
5 3 (14.29%) VMware

Law
Top Related 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 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Office
2 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) DNS
2 4 (19.05%) BIG-IP
2 4 (19.05%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 4 (19.05%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (14.29%) Network Security
4 2 (9.52%) Ethernet
4 2 (9.52%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (9.52%) Firewall
4 2 (9.52%) Internet
4 2 (9.52%) SAN
4 2 (9.52%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (9.52%) Wireless
5 1 (4.76%) DHCP
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Babel
1 1 (4.76%) webpack
General
1 3 (14.29%) Legal
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Electronics
3 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Consultant
2 6 (28.57%) Security Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) Applications Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) Information Security Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) Security Technical Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) Technical Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) Technical Security Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (9.52%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Network Security Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Python Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Network Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Network Security Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Security Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
1 3 (14.29%) HTML
1 3 (14.29%) HTML5
1 3 (14.29%) Sass
2 2 (9.52%) Angular 2
2 2 (9.52%) CSS
2 2 (9.52%) CSS3
3 1 (4.76%) Backbone.js
3 1 (4.76%) jQuery
3 1 (4.76%) LESS
3 1 (4.76%) React
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Data Centre
2 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
4 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
4 2 (9.52%) Driving Licence
5 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (19.05%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (19.05%) Information Security
2 4 (19.05%) OWASP
2 4 (19.05%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (19.05%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
2 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
3 3 (14.29%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
3 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 3 (14.29%) Front End Development
4 2 (9.52%) Application Virtualisation
4 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
4 2 (9.52%) SDLC
4 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.52%) Software Architecture
4 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
4 2 (9.52%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.52%) C
2 2 (9.52%) C++
2 2 (9.52%) ES6
2 2 (9.52%) Perl
2 2 (9.52%) Python
3 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) Docker
2 2 (9.52%) KVM
2 2 (9.52%) LXC
3 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) SCOM
1 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) CheckPoint
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) F5
2 3 (14.29%) VMware
3 2 (9.52%) Brocade
3 2 (9.52%) CA
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco
3 2 (9.52%) Riverbed
3 2 (9.52%) Vyatta
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix
4 1 (4.76%) SAP