Period
to 11 December 2018

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 11 December 2018 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 59 42
Rank change year-on-year +16 -17 +11
Contract jobs citing Law 14 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 3.49% 0.18% 2.68%
As % of the General category 9.52% 0.52% 6.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 9
Kent median daily rate £638 £650 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.92% +36.84% +52.00%
10th Percentile £591 £625 £317
90th Percentile £674 £675 £500
South East median daily rate £456 £488 £350
% change year-on-year -6.41% +39.29% -16.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Kent median hourly rate £40.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £44.25 £26.25 £18.50
% change year-on-year +68.57% +41.89% +12.12%

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 147 193 194
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 36.66% 35.48% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 160 151
Kent median daily rate £438 £406 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +6.91% +8.57%
10th Percentile £233 £200 £183
90th Percentile £675 £639 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 0
Kent median hourly rate £38.75 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.89% - -
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +35.00% -20.00% +9.51%

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

Law
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Law in Kent

Law
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the Kent region over the 6 months to 11 December 2018. 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
West Malling - 5 - -
Maidstone - 1 £625 -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £650 -
Law
South East

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Law also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Law.

1 10 (71.43%) Internet
2 7 (50.00%) JIRA
3 6 (42.86%) Sony
3 6 (42.86%) Symantec
3 6 (42.86%) Cisco
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) Thin Client
3 6 (42.86%) Windows
3 6 (42.86%) Fat Client
3 6 (42.86%) Data Protection
3 6 (42.86%) iPhone
3 6 (42.86%) iPad
3 6 (42.86%) IPFX
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Phone
3 6 (42.86%) Mobile Device Management
3 6 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
3 6 (42.86%) Palo Alto
3 6 (42.86%) Email Filtering
3 6 (42.86%) Web Filtering
3 6 (42.86%) AirWatch
3 6 (42.86%) GDPR
4 3 (21.43%) DevOps
4 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
4 3 (21.43%) Python
4 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 2 (14.29%) Perl
5 2 (14.29%) VMS
5 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 2 (14.29%) Firewall
5 2 (14.29%) Finance

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) GitHub
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) Internet
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (14.29%) GitLab
2 2 (14.29%) Vagrant
2 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (7.14%) Selenium
3 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
1 6 (42.86%) Service Analyst
1 6 (42.86%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Data Protection Advisor
2 2 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Kubernetes Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) QA Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Scrum Master
3 1 (7.14%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Fat Client
1 6 (42.86%) iPad
1 6 (42.86%) iPhone
1 6 (42.86%) Thin Client
2 2 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (7.14%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
1 6 (42.86%) Windows Phone
2 2 (14.29%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Data Protection
1 6 (42.86%) Email Filtering
1 6 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
1 6 (42.86%) Mobile Device Management
1 6 (42.86%) Web Filtering
2 3 (21.43%) DevOps
2 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Analytics
3 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (14.29%) Use Case
4 1 (7.14%) Coaching
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security
4 1 (7.14%) OO
4 1 (7.14%) OOP
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Python
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) Perl
2 2 (14.29%) Ruby
3 1 (7.14%) C++
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) MATLAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) GDPR
2 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Docker
1 2 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) AirWatch
2 2 (14.29%) Ansible
2 2 (14.29%) Kubernetes
2 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco
1 6 (42.86%) IPFX
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 6 (42.86%) Palo Alto
1 6 (42.86%) Sony
1 6 (42.86%) Symantec
2 2 (14.29%) SaltStack