Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in contract job vacancies advertised in Kent. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Law over the 6 months to 24 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
South East > Kent
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 44 53
Rank change year-on-year -18 +9 -
Contract jobs citing Law 1 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.19% 2.46% 1.61%
As % of the General category 0.54% 5.97% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 6
Kent median daily rate £650 £475 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.84% +49.02% -
10th Percentile £625 £316 £199
90th Percentile £675 £500 £418
South East median daily rate £488 £350 £399
% change year-on-year +39.29% -12.23% -6.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Kent median hourly rate - - £16.50
South East median hourly rate £26.25 £18.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year +41.89% +21.31% -10.29%

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 Kent with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 186 201 153
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 35.03% 41.19% 27.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 157 118
Kent median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% -2.78%
10th Percentile £200 £180 £215
90th Percentile £653 £565 £491
South East median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Kent median hourly rate £45.00 £77.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.56% +185.19% -22.97%
10th Percentile £42.75 £57.15 £15.75
90th Percentile £47.25 £94.85 £39.46
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% +32.35%

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Law in Kent

Law
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Law in Kent

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

1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) NewSQL
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) Service Design

Law
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) NewSQL
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Design
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management