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 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 31 50
Rank change year-on-year -35 +19  
Contract jobs citing Law 6 28 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.39% 5.80% 2.04%
As % of the General category 3.90% 14.14% 5.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £475 - £400
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 Essex with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 154 198 252
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 35.65% 40.99% 39.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 71 151
Median daily rate £538 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.37% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £249 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £500 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 68 27
Median hourly rate £40.00 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +110.52% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.25 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.65 £42.50 £45.20
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 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 Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Law in Essex over the 3 months to 27 June 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 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
Southend-on-Sea - 4 £544 -
Basildon - 1 £275 -
Chelmsford - 1 - -
Law
East of 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 Essex region with a requirement for Law.

1 4 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Requirements Management
2 2 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) Data Mapping
2 2 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Confluence
2 2 (33.33%) Data Transformation
2 2 (33.33%) Legal
2 2 (33.33%) Validation
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 2 (33.33%) Unix
2 2 (33.33%) Solaris
2 2 (33.33%) UML
2 2 (33.33%) JBoss
2 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) Ingres
2 2 (33.33%) Data Mining
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) J2EE
2 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 2 (33.33%) Middleware

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 2 (33.33%) Confluence
1 2 (33.33%) JBoss
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Data Mining
1 2 (33.33%) Ingres
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 2 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) IT Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Trainer
2 1 (16.67%) Trainer
2 1 (16.67%) Transformation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) J2EE
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Solaris
1 2 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Data Flow Diagram
2 2 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Data Mapping
2 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) Data Munging
2 2 (33.33%) Data Transformation
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Requirements Management
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 2 (33.33%) UML
2 2 (33.33%) Validation
2 2 (33.33%) Wireframes
3 1 (16.67%) Business Process Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) IBM