Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in contract job vacancies advertised in Essex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Law over the 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 67 63
Rank change year-on-year -18 -4 -2
Contract jobs citing Law 9 17 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.13% 1.94% 2.49%
As % of the General category 2.86% 5.12% 5.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 4
Essex median daily rate £625 £380 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +64.47% +4.83% -25.64%
10th Percentile £489 £380 £313
90th Percentile £684 £380 £400
East of England median daily rate £535 £409 £378
% change year-on-year +30.76% +8.28% -10.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 15 24
Essex median hourly rate - £16.50 £16.50
East of England median hourly rate - £16.50 £16.50

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 Essex with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 315 332 539
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 39.38% 37.94% 44.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 190 276
Essex median daily rate £513 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.43% -6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £307 £225 £231
90th Percentile £601 £525 £509
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.18% +0.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 70 83
Essex median hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.65% +7.94% +5.00%
10th Percentile £18.25 £15.75 £15.75
90th Percentile £63.75 £45.08 £44.10
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +21.21% +26.92% -13.33%

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Law as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Law in Essex

Law
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Law in Essex

Law
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Law in Essex over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Law in Essex

Law
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Law in Essex

Law
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the Essex region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Southend-on-Sea - 8 £625 - 1
Harlow - 1 - -
Law
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Essex region with a requirement for Law.

1 8 (88.89%) Business Analysis
2 7 (77.78%) Enterprise Architecture
2 7 (77.78%) TOGAF
2 7 (77.78%) JIRA
2 7 (77.78%) Confluence
2 7 (77.78%) J2EE
2 7 (77.78%) WebLogic
2 7 (77.78%) Unix
2 7 (77.78%) Solaris
2 7 (77.78%) JBoss
2 7 (77.78%) Tomcat
2 7 (77.78%) SOA
3 6 (66.67%) C
3 6 (66.67%) Technical Analysis
3 6 (66.67%) Project Planning
3 6 (66.67%) Mentoring
4 3 (33.33%) Service Management
4 3 (33.33%) Statistics
4 3 (33.33%) Data Analytics
4 3 (33.33%) Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Line Management
5 1 (11.11%) Data Mapping
5 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
5 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) Legal
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) UML

Law
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 7 (77.78%) Confluence
1 7 (77.78%) JBoss
1 7 (77.78%) Tomcat
1 7 (77.78%) WebLogic
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) JIRA
General
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Architect
2 4 (44.44%) IT Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Unix Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) J2EE
2 1 (11.11%) Middleware
2 1 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Solaris
1 7 (77.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Business Analysis
2 7 (77.78%) Enterprise Architecture
2 7 (77.78%) SOA
2 7 (77.78%) TOGAF
3 6 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 6 (66.67%) Project Planning
3 6 (66.67%) Technical Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Analytics
4 3 (33.33%) Data Analytics
4 3 (33.33%) Service Management
4 3 (33.33%) Statistics
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Business Process Modelling
5 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
5 1 (11.11%) Data Mapping
5 1 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (11.11%) Line Management
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared