Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for E-Discovery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited E-Discovery over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

eDiscovery (Electronic Discovery)
England > London
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 584 587 569
Rank change year-on-year +3 -18 +4
Contract jobs citing E-Discovery 43 36 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.092% 0.079% 0.089%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.092% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 20 31
London median daily rate £475 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.15% -8.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £324 £358
90th Percentile £638 £676 £625
England median daily rate £475 £400 £450
% change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11% +24.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
London median hourly rate - £25.00 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -43.18% -74.86%
England median hourly rate - £25.00 £44.00
% change year-on-year - -43.18% -74.86%

E-Discovery is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 40725 39072 39570
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.97% 86.26% 83.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 29617 28032 28294
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £288
90th Percentile £669 £644 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 381 402 477
London median hourly rate £22.50 £21.89 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.79% +9.45% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.31 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.26 £50.00
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.03 £22.50
% change year-on-year -0.12% +6.80% +18.42%

E-Discovery
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing E-Discovery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for E-Discovery in London

E-Discovery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing E-Discovery in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for E-Discovery in London

E-Discovery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing E-Discovery in London over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for E-Discovery in London

E-Discovery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-Discovery in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for E-Discovery in London

E-Discovery
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-Discovery within the London region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Central London -1 14 £500 +21.21% 3
East London - 1 £800 -
E-Discovery
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing E-Discovery 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 London region with a requirement for E-Discovery.

1 15 (34.88%) Finance
2 14 (32.56%) Legal
3 13 (30.23%) SQL
3 13 (30.23%) Windows
4 11 (25.58%) Information Security
5 10 (23.26%) Banking
5 10 (23.26%) Workflow
6 8 (18.60%) Computer Forensics
6 8 (18.60%) Data Governance
6 8 (18.60%) Electronic Discovery Reference Model
7 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (16.28%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (16.28%) Degree
7 7 (16.28%) Apache Solr
7 7 (16.28%) Law
7 7 (16.28%) Python
7 7 (16.28%) Forensic Analysis
8 6 (13.95%) SharePoint
8 6 (13.95%) TCP/IP
8 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
8 6 (13.95%) Java
8 6 (13.95%) Active Directory
8 6 (13.95%) HP
8 6 (13.95%) Firewall
8 6 (13.95%) Visualisation
8 6 (13.95%) PowerShell
8 6 (13.95%) Intrusion Detection
8 6 (13.95%) Network Security
8 6 (13.95%) Relativity
9 5 (11.63%) FTK

E-Discovery
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 7 (16.28%) Apache Solr
2 6 (13.95%) SharePoint
3 4 (9.30%) MS Exchange
4 3 (6.98%) MQSeries
5 2 (4.65%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (4.65%) IBM Domino
5 2 (4.65%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.33%) IIS
6 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (4.65%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Relativity
2 2 (4.65%) Ringtail
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Office 365
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) Firewall
1 6 (13.95%) Intrusion Detection
1 6 (13.95%) Network Security
1 6 (13.95%) TCP/IP
2 5 (11.63%) LDAP
3 2 (4.65%) Ethernet
3 2 (4.65%) S/MIME
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (2.33%) DHCP
4 1 (2.33%) DNS
4 1 (2.33%) IPv4
4 1 (2.33%) IPv6
4 1 (2.33%) ISDN
4 1 (2.33%) LAN
4 1 (2.33%) MGCP
4 1 (2.33%) MRTG
4 1 (2.33%) OSPF
4 1 (2.33%) VPN
4 1 (2.33%) WAN
4 1 (2.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.63%) EDRMS
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.65%) MySQL
4 2 (4.65%) Qlik Sense
4 2 (4.65%) QlikView
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.33%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.33%) Text Mining
General
1 15 (34.88%) Finance
2 14 (32.56%) Legal
3 10 (23.26%) Banking
4 7 (16.28%) Law
5 5 (11.63%) Investment Banking
6 3 (6.98%) Financial Institution
7 2 (4.65%) Retail Banking
8 1 (2.33%) Military
8 1 (2.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Analyst
2 10 (23.26%) Architect
3 5 (11.63%) Developer
3 5 (11.63%) Technical Architect
4 4 (9.30%) Business Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Legal Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) E-Discovery Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Incident Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Security Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Solr Architect
5 3 (6.98%) SQL Developer
6 2 (4.65%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Cybersecurity Specialist
6 2 (4.65%) Data Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Forensic Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Forensic Investigator
6 2 (4.65%) SCCM Specialist
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) .NET
1 2 (4.65%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (4.65%) JMS
1 2 (4.65%) Lucene
1 2 (4.65%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (2.33%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.98%) Virtual Team
3 2 (4.65%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.33%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.23%) Windows
2 5 (11.63%) Unix
3 3 (6.98%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.65%) Linux
5 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.33%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) Information Security
2 10 (23.26%) Workflow
3 8 (18.60%) Computer Forensics
3 8 (18.60%) Data Governance
3 8 (18.60%) Electronic Discovery Reference Model
4 7 (16.28%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (16.28%) Forensic Analysis
5 6 (13.95%) Visualisation
6 5 (11.63%) Data Extraction
6 5 (11.63%) Data Visualisation
6 5 (11.63%) Digital Forensics
6 5 (11.63%) Network Design
6 5 (11.63%) Threat Detection
6 5 (11.63%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (9.30%) Analytics
7 4 (9.30%) Computer Security
7 4 (9.30%) User Stories
8 3 (6.98%) Data Analytics
8 3 (6.98%) Records Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.23%) SQL
2 7 (16.28%) Python
3 6 (13.95%) Java
3 6 (13.95%) PowerShell
4 5 (11.63%) Perl
5 4 (9.30%) C#
6 3 (6.98%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.65%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.65%) R
7 2 (4.65%) Ruby
7 2 (4.65%) Scala
8 1 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) Degree
2 5 (11.63%) CISM
2 5 (11.63%) CISSP
2 5 (11.63%) GCIH
2 5 (11.63%) GIAC
3 4 (9.30%) GCIA
3 4 (9.30%) Network+ Certification
3 4 (9.30%) Novell Certification
3 4 (9.30%) SANS
4 2 (4.65%) CCNA
4 2 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.65%) MCSE
4 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.33%) CCNP
5 1 (2.33%) EnCE
5 1 (2.33%) GCFA
5 1 (2.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) SLA
2 1 (2.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.33%) GDPR
2 1 (2.33%) GPG for Computer-Based Electronic Evidence
2 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (13.95%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.65%) DFS Replication
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (4.65%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.65%) Xen
2 2 (4.65%) XenApp
2 2 (4.65%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) FTK
1 5 (11.63%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 4 (9.30%) CSIRT
3 3 (6.98%) EnCase
4 2 (4.65%) SCCM
4 2 (4.65%) SCOM
4 2 (4.65%) SCOrch
4 2 (4.65%) XenMobile
5 1 (2.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) HP
2 5 (11.63%) Nuix
3 4 (9.30%) iManage
3 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.98%) Sun
4 3 (6.98%) Tableau
4 3 (6.98%) VMware
5 2 (4.65%) AppSense
5 2 (4.65%) Cellebrite
5 2 (4.65%) Citrix
5 2 (4.65%) Oracle
6 1 (2.33%) Apple
6 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.33%) CommVault
6 1 (2.33%) Juniper
6 1 (2.33%) NetApp
6 1 (2.33%) Novell
6 1 (2.33%) Recommind
6 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.33%) Ruckus Wireless