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 3 months to 29 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.

Law
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 35 52
Contract jobs citing Law 0 18 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex - 4.02% 0.88%
As % of the General category - 9.38% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £340
% change year-on-year +9.67% +13.97%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 17 4
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 Essex with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 133 192 164
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 32.60% 42.86% 36.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 99 100
Median daily rate £400 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £210 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £618
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 26 15
Median hourly rate £36.00 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +118.18% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £16.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.00 £35.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% +20.00%  

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 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 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

For the 6 months to 29 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 Essex region with a requirement for Law.

1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing

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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Business Change Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Business Change Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) SAP