Period
to 8 December 2021

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 8 December 2021 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
8 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 106 65 121
Rank change year-on-year -41 +56 -35
Contract jobs citing Law 35 28 49
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 1.36% 2.08% 1.30%
As % of the General category 2.52% 4.46% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 16
10th Percentile £147 £341 £123
25th Percentile £290 £366 £291
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £360 £413 £405
Median % change year-on-year -12.73% +1.85% +24.62%
75th Percentile £401 £461 £441
90th Percentile £444 £487 £513
England median daily rate £500 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 5
10th Percentile " £41.88 £43.95
25th Percentile £46.25 £43.44 £45.75
Median hourly rate £47.50 £50.00 £47.50
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% -
75th Percentile £48.75 £52.75 £48.75
90th Percentile " £55.13 £49.20
England median hourly rate £41.50 £42.50 £45.50
% change year-on-year -2.35% -6.59% +1.11%

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 1,387 628 1,854
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 53.89% 46.76% 49.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 681 344 1,095
10th Percentile £138 £175 £193
25th Percentile £285 £285 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £400 £425
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -2.86%
75th Percentile £540 £500 £525
90th Percentile £630 £575 £600
England median daily rate £525 £485 £475
% change year-on-year +8.25% +2.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 303 94 149
10th Percentile £12.25 £13.00 £10.75
25th Percentile £12.50 £14.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate £13.50 £29.75 £16.50
Median % change year-on-year -54.62% +80.30% -2.94%
75th Percentile £21.00 £47.44 £33.00
90th Percentile £48.95 £50.00 £49.00
England median hourly rate £19.20 £23.59 £18.70
% change year-on-year -18.61% +26.15% +2.28%

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Law as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Law in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for Law in the East of England

Law
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Law in the East of England over the 6 months to 8 December 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Law in the East of England

Law
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Law in the East of England.

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 6 months to 8 December 2021. 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 -17 24 £383 -15.93% 11
Cambridgeshire -21 6 £300 -14.29% 3
Bedfordshire -20 4 £360 -
Norfolk - 1 £125 - 2
Law
England

For the 6 months to 8 December 2021, 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 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.00%) C
2 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (20.00%) Degree
2 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (17.14%) Software Engineering
3 6 (17.14%) Rational Rhapsody
3 6 (17.14%) Simulink
3 6 (17.14%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (14.29%) Windows
4 5 (14.29%) Linux
4 5 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
4 5 (14.29%) Data Protection
5 4 (11.43%) Time Management
5 4 (11.43%) Legal
5 4 (11.43%) Validation
5 4 (11.43%) Test Scripting
5 4 (11.43%) SCCM
5 4 (11.43%) UML
5 4 (11.43%) C#
5 4 (11.43%) C++
5 4 (11.43%) .NET
5 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (11.43%) MATLAB
5 4 (11.43%) Social Skills
6 3 (8.57%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (8.57%) Systems Engineering
6 3 (8.57%) ITIL
6 3 (8.57%) Aerospace

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 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Simulink
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.86%) Stateflow
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Intranet
2 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Rational Rhapsody
2 5 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (2.86%) PVCS
3 1 (2.86%) VectorCAST
General
1 4 (11.43%) Legal
1 4 (11.43%) Social Skills
2 3 (8.57%) Aerospace
2 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Influencing Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (11.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 4 (11.43%) Developer
1 4 (11.43%) SCCM Engineer
1 4 (11.43%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (8.57%) Data Protection Advisor
2 3 (8.57%) Software Engineer
3 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (5.71%) Analyst
3 2 (5.71%) Applications Manager
3 2 (5.71%) Data Protection Officer
3 2 (5.71%) Design Engineer
3 2 (5.71%) Embedded Developer
3 2 (5.71%) Embedded Software Developer
3 2 (5.71%) FPGA Design Engineer
3 2 (5.71%) FPGA Engineer
3 2 (5.71%) Software Developer
3 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
3 2 (5.71%) Test Manager
3 2 (5.71%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (5.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.71%) Verilog
2 2 (5.71%) VHDL
3 1 (2.86%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Linux
1 5 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (17.14%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (17.14%) Software Engineering
3 5 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 4 (11.43%) Test Scripting
4 4 (11.43%) Time Management
4 4 (11.43%) UML
4 4 (11.43%) Validation
5 3 (8.57%) Embedded Software Development
5 3 (8.57%) ITIL
5 3 (8.57%) Migration
5 3 (8.57%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (8.57%) Signal Processing
5 3 (8.57%) SysML
5 3 (8.57%) Systems Engineering
6 2 (5.71%) Due Diligence
6 2 (5.71%) Functional Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Information Security
6 2 (5.71%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) C
2 4 (11.43%) C#
2 4 (11.43%) C++
2 4 (11.43%) MATLAB
3 2 (5.71%) Embedded C
4 1 (2.86%) Embedded C++
4 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
1 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) ISEB
3 1 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.86%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) GDPR
2 1 (2.86%) GMP
2 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) IBM
2 2 (5.71%) iManage
2 2 (5.71%) Intel
2 2 (5.71%) Interwoven
2 2 (5.71%) Microsemi
2 2 (5.71%) VMware
2 2 (5.71%) Xilinx
3 1 (2.86%) SAP