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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 May 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
England > East of England
6 months to
20 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 120 76 90
Rank change year-on-year -44 +14 -6
Contract jobs citing Law 24 36 42
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.94% 2.02% 1.68%
As % of the General category 1.57% 4.14% 3.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 24
10th Percentile £313 £291 £167
25th Percentile £375 £385 £215
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £463 £486 £410
Median % change year-on-year -4.88% +18.60% +6.98%
75th Percentile £625 £513 £488
90th Percentile £671 £514 £506
England median daily rate £525 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +23.53% -5.56% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
10th Percentile - £42.88 £46.05
25th Percentile - £43.44 £46.25
Median hourly rate - £48.75 £47.50
Median % change year-on-year - +2.63% +6.74%
75th Percentile - £55.31 £53.13
90th Percentile - £56.63 £55.25
England median hourly rate £17.50 £43.75 £47.50
% change year-on-year -60.00% -7.89% +4.40%

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 1,526 870 1,200
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 59.56% 48.88% 47.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 794 428 682
10th Percentile £175 £147 £184
25th Percentile £315 £263 £310
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £465 £425 £425
Median % change year-on-year +9.47% - -5.56%
75th Percentile £550 £535 £503
90th Percentile £650 £598 £588
England median daily rate £550 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 326 180 108
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.25 £12.02
25th Percentile £13.25 £12.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £17.10
Median % change year-on-year -3.33% -12.28% +3.64%
75th Percentile £22.25 £23.21 £25.63
90th Percentile £56.00 £46.28 £49.88
England median hourly rate £21.63 £22.00 £19.85
% change year-on-year -1.70% +10.83% +4.83%

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 20 May 2022.

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 20 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Hertfordshire -19 16 £275 -44.72% 36
Essex -5 4 £644 +26.27% 6
Bedfordshire -16 2 £375 -
Cambridgeshire -30 2 £500 +5.26%
Law
England

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

1 7 (29.17%) Social Skills
2 5 (20.83%) Agile
3 4 (16.67%) Project Management
3 4 (16.67%) Degree
4 3 (12.50%) Facilities Management
4 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (12.50%) Azure
4 3 (12.50%) Public Sector
4 3 (12.50%) Windows
4 3 (12.50%) SAP
4 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (12.50%) Scrum
5 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (8.33%) FPGA
5 2 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (8.33%) Data Management
5 2 (8.33%) Finance
5 2 (8.33%) Aerospace
5 2 (8.33%) Validation
5 2 (8.33%) C#
5 2 (8.33%) Java
5 2 (8.33%) SQL
5 2 (8.33%) MATLAB
5 2 (8.33%) VPN
5 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.33%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 2 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (8.33%) Due Diligence
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Coaching
5 2 (8.33%) Visualisation

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:

Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (4.17%) OrCAD
3 1 (4.17%) PTC Creo
3 1 (4.17%) Simulink
3 1 (4.17%) Stateflow
3 1 (4.17%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) HFM
1 1 (4.17%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Azure
2 1 (4.17%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) VPN
2 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
2 1 (4.17%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) LAN
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.17%) DB2
1 1 (4.17%) Metadata
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Power View
1 1 (4.17%) Power BI
1 1 (4.17%) PowerPivot
1 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.17%) Semantic Layer
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
1 1 (4.17%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (4.17%) Rational Team Concert
1 1 (4.17%) Toad
1 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (29.17%) Social Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Public Sector
3 2 (8.33%) Aerospace
3 2 (8.33%) Finance
4 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) Automotive
4 1 (4.17%) Electronics
4 1 (4.17%) French Language
4 1 (4.17%) Influencing Skills
4 1 (4.17%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.17%) Presentation Skills
4 1 (4.17%) Publishing
4 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (12.50%) Scrum Master
2 2 (8.33%) Consultant
2 2 (8.33%) RF Engineer
2 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) .NET Developer
3 1 (4.17%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (4.17%) Analyst
3 1 (4.17%) Applications Developer
3 1 (4.17%) Author
3 1 (4.17%) Business Analyst
3 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
3 1 (4.17%) Design Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Developer
3 1 (4.17%) Network Manager
3 1 (4.17%) Procurement Manager
3 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Technical Author
3 1 (4.17%) Technical Writer
3 1 (4.17%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
1 1 (4.17%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) FPGA
1 2 (8.33%) User Experience
2 1 (4.17%) CPLD
2 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Android
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Agile
2 4 (16.67%) Project Management
3 3 (12.50%) Facilities Management
3 3 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Coaching
4 2 (8.33%) Business Case
4 2 (8.33%) Coaching
4 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (8.33%) Contract Management
4 2 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (8.33%) Data Management
4 2 (8.33%) Due Diligence
4 2 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (8.33%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 2 (8.33%) Servant Leadership
4 2 (8.33%) Validation
4 2 (8.33%) Visualisation
5 1 (4.17%) Decision-Making
5 1 (4.17%) Product Backlog
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) C#
1 2 (8.33%) Java
1 2 (8.33%) MATLAB
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) C
2 1 (4.17%) C++
2 1 (4.17%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) MCAD
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) GDPR
2 1 (4.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) SAP
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) HP
3 1 (4.17%) Hyperion
3 1 (4.17%) MathWorks
3 1 (4.17%) Samsung
3 1 (4.17%) Xilinx