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 June 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
England / East of England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 101 133
Rank change year-on-year +6 +32  
Contract jobs citing Law 38 31 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.62% 1.22% 0.53%
As % of the General category 5.56% 3.56% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 3
Median daily rate £413 - £378
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 - £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 - £396
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £378
% change year-on-year - +5.96%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 28 12
Median hourly rate - £17.75 £17.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.45 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +5.72%  

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 684 872 899
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 29.23% 34.33% 29.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 429 444 501
Median daily rate £488 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.70% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £205 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 95 75
Median hourly rate £40.00 £22.25 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +79.77% -31.53%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.70 £12.80 £15.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.30 £41.60 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

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 June 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 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
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 June 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 +22 29 £444 - 1
Essex -35 6 £475 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £350 -
Norfolk - 1 - -
Law
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 29 (63.04%) Data Centre
2 26 (56.52%) Programme Delivery
3 19 (41.30%) Information Security
4 18 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (32.61%) Penetration Testing
5 15 (32.61%) Risk Management
6 14 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (30.43%) Continuous Delivery
7 13 (28.26%) Waterfall
7 13 (28.26%) NIST 800
7 13 (28.26%) Management Information System
7 13 (28.26%) Risk Assessment
7 13 (28.26%) OWASP
8 11 (23.91%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (23.91%) PowerShell
8 11 (23.91%) VMware
8 11 (23.91%) Perl
8 11 (23.91%) Python
8 11 (23.91%) VMS
8 11 (23.91%) VirtualBox
9 8 (17.39%) Internet
10 6 (13.04%) SQL
10 6 (13.04%) Test Automation
10 6 (13.04%) Metasploit
10 6 (13.04%) Computer Forensics
10 6 (13.04%) Malware Analysis
10 6 (13.04%) Threat Analysis
10 6 (13.04%) Cyberthreat
10 6 (13.04%) EnCase
10 6 (13.04%) Actionable Insight

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 3 (6.52%) Confluence
1 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (6.52%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.35%) JBoss
2 2 (4.35%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.35%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.17%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (2.17%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.39%) Internet
2 4 (8.70%) Network Security
3 3 (6.52%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (2.17%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) Data Mining
2 2 (4.35%) Ingres
2 2 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (13.04%) IDA Disassembler
1 6 (13.04%) Metasploit
1 6 (13.04%) OllyDbg
2 3 (6.52%) JIRA
3 1 (2.17%) Babel
3 1 (2.17%) Selenium
3 1 (2.17%) webpack
General
1 3 (6.52%) Legal
2 2 (4.35%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Mandarin Language
3 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (47.83%) Consultant
2 19 (41.30%) Security Consultant
3 15 (32.61%) Applications Consultant
4 13 (28.26%) Information Security Consultant
4 13 (28.26%) Security Technical Consultant
4 13 (28.26%) Technical Consultant
4 13 (28.26%) Technical Security Consultant
5 10 (21.74%) Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Business Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Incident Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 5 (10.87%) Malware Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) Architect
7 4 (8.70%) Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Exchange Consultant
8 3 (6.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Consultant
8 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
8 3 (6.52%) Security Specialist
8 3 (6.52%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) AngularJS
1 4 (8.70%) HTML
2 3 (6.52%) HTML5
2 3 (6.52%) Sass
3 2 (4.35%) Angular 2
3 2 (4.35%) CSS
3 2 (4.35%) CSS3
3 2 (4.35%) J2EE
3 2 (4.35%) Middleware
4 1 (2.17%) .NET
4 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (2.17%) Backbone.js
4 1 (2.17%) jQuery
4 1 (2.17%) LESS
4 1 (2.17%) Lucene
4 1 (2.17%) Node.js
4 1 (2.17%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (2.17%) RESTful
4 1 (2.17%) XML
4 1 (2.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 29 (63.04%) Data Centre
2 14 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (28.26%) Management Information System
4 6 (13.04%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (6.52%) Private Cloud
6 2 (4.35%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 2 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (4.35%) Virtual Team
7 1 (2.17%) CCTV
7 1 (2.17%) NHS
7 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) VMS
2 3 (6.52%) Windows
3 2 (4.35%) Kali Linux
3 2 (4.35%) Linux
3 2 (4.35%) Solaris
3 2 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (56.52%) Programme Delivery
2 19 (41.30%) Information Security
3 18 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (32.61%) Penetration Testing
4 15 (32.61%) Risk Management
5 14 (30.43%) Continuous Delivery
6 13 (28.26%) OWASP
6 13 (28.26%) Risk Assessment
6 13 (28.26%) Waterfall
7 6 (13.04%) Actionable Insight
7 6 (13.04%) Computer Forensics
7 6 (13.04%) Malware Analysis
7 6 (13.04%) Test Automation
7 6 (13.04%) Threat Analysis
8 5 (10.87%) Incident Management
9 4 (8.70%) Business Analysis
9 4 (8.70%) Data Modelling
10 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce
10 3 (6.52%) Migration
10 3 (6.52%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.91%) Perl
1 11 (23.91%) PowerShell
1 11 (23.91%) Python
2 6 (13.04%) SQL
3 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.35%) Assembly Language
4 2 (4.35%) ES6
5 1 (2.17%) C
5 1 (2.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) MCSE
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.35%) Degree
3 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (28.26%) NIST 800
2 5 (10.87%) GDPR
3 2 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.35%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (23.91%) VirtualBox
1 11 (23.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) EnCase
Vendors
1 11 (23.91%) VMware
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.52%) Reuters
3 2 (4.35%) Forcepoint
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle
4 1 (2.17%) Adobe
4 1 (2.17%) Huawei
4 1 (2.17%) IBM