The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Law over the 3 months to 24 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
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 56 74
Rank change year-on-year +26 +18  
Contract jobs citing Law 29 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 4.65% 0.45% 0.11%
As % of the General category 14.57% 1.03% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Median daily rate £444 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £376
% change year-on-year - +6.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 199 291 255
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 31.89% 44.09% 28.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 148 102
Median daily rate £413 £420 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.78% +9.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £199 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 24
Median hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.40 £13.20 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £30.00 £37.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.38 £22.67
% change year-on-year +23.07% +7.54%  

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Law
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Law in Hertfordshire

Law
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Law in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Law in Hertfordshire

Law
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Law in Hertfordshire

Law
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Watford - 4 £320 -
St Albans - 1 £413 -
Law
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Law.

1 29 (80.56%) Data Centre
2 26 (72.22%) Programme Delivery
3 19 (52.78%) Information Security
4 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (41.67%) Penetration Testing
4 15 (41.67%) Risk Management
5 14 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (36.11%) Waterfall
6 13 (36.11%) Continuous Delivery
6 13 (36.11%) OWASP
6 13 (36.11%) NIST 800
6 13 (36.11%) Management Information System
6 13 (36.11%) Risk Assessment
7 11 (30.56%) VMware
7 11 (30.56%) Perl
7 11 (30.56%) Python
7 11 (30.56%) VMS
7 11 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (30.56%) PowerShell
7 11 (30.56%) VirtualBox
8 7 (19.44%) Internet
9 6 (16.67%) Computer Forensics
9 6 (16.67%) Metasploit
9 6 (16.67%) Malware Analysis
9 6 (16.67%) Actionable Insight
9 6 (16.67%) OllyDbg
9 6 (16.67%) IDA Disassembler
9 6 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
9 6 (16.67%) Threat Analysis
9 6 (16.67%) EnCase

Law
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) Internet
2 4 (11.11%) Network Security
3 3 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (2.78%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) IDA Disassembler
1 6 (16.67%) Metasploit
1 6 (16.67%) OllyDbg
2 1 (2.78%) Babel
2 1 (2.78%) webpack
Job Titles
1 22 (61.11%) Consultant
2 19 (52.78%) Security Consultant
3 15 (41.67%) Applications Consultant
4 13 (36.11%) Information Security Consultant
4 13 (36.11%) Security Technical Consultant
4 13 (36.11%) Technical Consultant
4 13 (36.11%) Technical Security Consultant
5 8 (22.22%) Analyst
6 5 (13.89%) Incident Analyst
6 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 5 (13.89%) Malware Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Exchange Consultant
7 3 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (8.33%) Hyper-V Consultant
7 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Consultant
7 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
7 3 (8.33%) Security Specialist
7 3 (8.33%) Security Tester
7 3 (8.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
1 3 (8.33%) HTML
1 3 (8.33%) HTML5
1 3 (8.33%) Sass
2 2 (5.56%) Angular 2
2 2 (5.56%) CSS
2 2 (5.56%) CSS3
3 1 (2.78%) Backbone.js
3 1 (2.78%) jQuery
3 1 (2.78%) LESS
3 1 (2.78%) React
Miscellaneous
1 29 (80.56%) Data Centre
2 14 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (36.11%) Management Information System
4 6 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (8.33%) Private Cloud
6 2 (5.56%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 2 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (5.56%) Virtual Team
7 1 (2.78%) CCTV
7 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (30.56%) VMS
2 2 (5.56%) Kali Linux
2 2 (5.56%) Linux
2 2 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (72.22%) Programme Delivery
2 19 (52.78%) Information Security
3 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (41.67%) Penetration Testing
3 15 (41.67%) Risk Management
4 13 (36.11%) Continuous Delivery
4 13 (36.11%) OWASP
4 13 (36.11%) Risk Assessment
4 13 (36.11%) Waterfall
5 6 (16.67%) Actionable Insight
5 6 (16.67%) Computer Forensics
5 6 (16.67%) Malware Analysis
5 6 (16.67%) Threat Analysis
6 5 (13.89%) Incident Management
6 5 (13.89%) Test Automation
7 3 (8.33%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
7 3 (8.33%) Data Migration
7 3 (8.33%) Front End Development
7 3 (8.33%) Migration
7 3 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (30.56%) Perl
1 11 (30.56%) PowerShell
1 11 (30.56%) Python
2 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (8.33%) SQL
3 2 (5.56%) Assembly Language
3 2 (5.56%) ES6
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) MCSE
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (36.11%) NIST 800
2 5 (13.89%) GDPR
3 2 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (30.56%) VirtualBox
1 11 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) EnCase
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) VMware
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) Reuters
3 2 (5.56%) Forcepoint