Period
to 22 June 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Law over the 6 months to 22 June 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
England > London
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 177 212 176
Rank change year-on-year +35 -36 +6
Contract jobs citing Law 716 514 652
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.59% 1.29% 1.49%
As % of the General category 3.55% 2.82% 3.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 327 514
London median daily rate £468 £460 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.63% +4.55% +17.33%
10th Percentile £263 £268 £200
90th Percentile £638 £625 £675
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 2
London median hourly rate £44.50 £17.00 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +161.76% -16.05% +50.00%
10th Percentile £27.38 £13.60 £17.48
90th Percentile £127.50 £117.40 £22.83
England median hourly rate £42.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +174.19% -6.06% -

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 London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 20,160 18,255 19,668
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 44.71% 45.73% 44.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,496 12,980 14,361
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £315 £313 £300
90th Percentile £700 £675 £675
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 230 187 213
London median hourly rate £24.00 £21.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.63% -2.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £14.95 £11.33 £10.05
90th Percentile £56.54 £56.75 £50.35
England median hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year +4.00% -1.96% +13.33%

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Law in London

Law
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Law in London

Law
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Law in London over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Law in London

Law
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Law in London

Law
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Law in London over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Law in London

Law
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 Law within the London region over the 6 months to 22 June 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
Central London -11 179 £450 -5.32% 175
South London -24 23 £543 +8.50% 47
West London -14 19 £400 -13.51% 66
East London -16 5 £339 -43.54% 9
North London +4 1 £650 +18.18% 2
Law
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 London region with a requirement for Law.

1 229 (31.98%) Legal
2 145 (20.25%) Agile Software Development
3 130 (18.16%) Microsoft
4 125 (17.46%) Finance
5 118 (16.48%) Windows
6 108 (15.08%) Microsoft Azure
7 102 (14.25%) Project Management
8 85 (11.87%) SQL
9 82 (11.45%) Active Directory
10 79 (11.03%) JavaScript
10 79 (11.03%) Security Cleared
11 73 (10.20%) Microsoft Office
12 70 (9.78%) Document Management
13 68 (9.50%) .NET
14 67 (9.36%) C#
14 67 (9.36%) SC Cleared
15 65 (9.08%) Windows 10
15 65 (9.08%) Stakeholder Management
16 64 (8.94%) iManage
17 62 (8.66%) SQL Server
18 61 (8.52%) Amazon AWS
19 60 (8.38%) DevOps
20 58 (8.10%) Migration
21 54 (7.54%) Data Protection
22 53 (7.40%) Microservices
22 53 (7.40%) HTML
23 52 (7.26%) GDPR
24 49 (6.84%) PRINCE2
24 49 (6.84%) ITIL
24 49 (6.84%) Office 365

Law
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 19 (2.65%) CMS
2 16 (2.23%) SharePoint
3 15 (2.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 15 (2.09%) IIS
4 13 (1.82%) MS Exchange
5 11 (1.54%) Skype for Business
6 8 (1.12%) SAS
7 5 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (0.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 4 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.42%) Apache
9 3 (0.42%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.42%) Confluence
9 3 (0.42%) Gunicorn
9 3 (0.42%) nginx
10 2 (0.28%) Drupal
10 2 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.28%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 73 (10.20%) Microsoft Office
2 35 (4.89%) Microsoft Excel
3 20 (2.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 14 (1.96%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (0.98%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.56%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 28 (3.91%) Elite 3E
2 13 (1.82%) Carpe Diem
3 7 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.84%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 6 (0.84%) Relativity
5 5 (0.70%) Eloqua
6 2 (0.28%) Concordance
6 2 (0.28%) Workfront
7 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.14%) Magento
7 1 (0.14%) OpenText MBPM
7 1 (0.14%) Primavera
7 1 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.14%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.14%) Shopify
7 1 (0.14%) Tesseract
7 1 (0.14%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 108 (15.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 61 (8.52%) Amazon AWS
3 49 (6.84%) Office 365
4 19 (2.65%) Google Cloud Platform
5 10 (1.40%) Google Analytics
6 7 (0.98%) PaaS
6 7 (0.98%) SaaS
7 6 (0.84%) AWS Lambda
7 6 (0.84%) Google Tag Manager
7 6 (0.84%) IaaS
7 6 (0.84%) Serverless
8 5 (0.70%) Dynamics 365
9 4 (0.56%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (0.42%) Mimecast
10 3 (0.42%) NuGet
10 3 (0.42%) Route 53
11 1 (0.14%) Adobe Analytics
11 1 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.14%) IBM Blueworks
11 1 (0.14%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.79%) VPN
2 17 (2.37%) Firewall
3 12 (1.68%) Skype
4 10 (1.40%) Internet
5 9 (1.26%) HTTP
5 9 (1.26%) LAN
6 8 (1.12%) WAN
7 6 (0.84%) SAN
7 6 (0.84%) Wireless
8 5 (0.70%) NAS
8 5 (0.70%) Network Security
8 5 (0.70%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.42%) Unified Communications
9 3 (0.42%) VLAN
10 2 (0.28%) DNS
10 2 (0.28%) Intranet
10 2 (0.28%) Softphone
10 2 (0.28%) VoIP
10 2 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.28%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (8.66%) SQL Server
2 23 (3.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (2.23%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (1.68%) NoSQL
4 12 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (1.54%) Relational Database
6 10 (1.40%) Blockchain
7 9 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (0.98%) Power BI
8 7 (0.98%) Redis
9 6 (0.84%) MySQL
9 6 (0.84%) SQL Server 2014
10 5 (0.70%) Big Data
10 5 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (0.56%) Cosmos DB
11 4 (0.56%) InterSystems Cache
11 4 (0.56%) QlikView
12 3 (0.42%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 19 (2.65%) Jenkins
1 19 (2.65%) TeamCity
2 13 (1.82%) Git (software)
2 13 (1.82%) JIRA
3 10 (1.40%) Visual Studio
4 9 (1.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (1.12%) Octopus Deploy
6 5 (0.70%) git-flow
6 5 (0.70%) PeopleTools
6 5 (0.70%) Selenium
7 4 (0.56%) Babel
7 4 (0.56%) Cucumber
7 4 (0.56%) Mocha
7 4 (0.56%) MSI
7 4 (0.56%) WebDriver
8 3 (0.42%) InstallShield
8 3 (0.42%) SpecFlow
8 3 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.42%) Xcode
9 2 (0.28%) Subversion
General
1 229 (31.98%) Legal
2 125 (17.46%) Finance
3 46 (6.42%) Banking
4 20 (2.79%) Marketing
5 19 (2.65%) Retail
6 16 (2.23%) Investment Banking
7 10 (1.40%) Billing
8 7 (0.98%) Back Office
9 5 (0.70%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.56%) Military
11 3 (0.42%) Advertising
11 3 (0.42%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.28%) Electronics
12 2 (0.28%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.28%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.28%) Publishing
13 1 (0.14%) Automotive
13 1 (0.14%) Japanese Language
13 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.14%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 151 (21.09%) Analyst
2 150 (20.95%) Developer
3 64 (8.94%) Business Analyst
4 62 (8.66%) Project Manager
5 55 (7.68%) Architect
6 37 (5.17%) Consultant
7 34 (4.75%) Desktop Support
8 32 (4.47%) Service Analyst
8 32 (4.47%) Service Desk Analyst
9 28 (3.91%) .NET Developer
9 28 (3.91%) JavaScript Developer
9 28 (3.91%) Support Engineer
10 27 (3.77%) React Developer
10 27 (3.77%) Support Analyst
11 25 (3.49%) Legal Analyst
12 23 (3.21%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 21 (2.93%) C# Developer
14 20 (2.79%) DevOps Engineer
15 16 (2.23%) 2nd Line Support
15 16 (2.23%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (9.50%) .NET
2 53 (7.40%) HTML
3 48 (6.70%) CSS
4 37 (5.17%) Node.js
5 35 (4.89%) React
6 31 (4.33%) AngularJS
7 27 (3.77%) Redux
8 24 (3.35%) ASP.NET Web API
9 20 (2.79%) HTML5
10 19 (2.65%) Web Services
10 19 (2.65%) XML
11 18 (2.51%) ASP.NET
11 18 (2.51%) REST
12 15 (2.09%) .NET Framework
13 14 (1.96%) SOAP
14 13 (1.82%) CSS3
15 11 (1.54%) Sass
16 10 (1.40%) Entity Framework
17 9 (1.26%) Ninject
17 9 (1.26%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 35 (4.89%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (3.63%) Greenfield Project
3 25 (3.49%) Management Information System
4 24 (3.35%) Blackberry
5 22 (3.07%) User Experience
6 18 (2.51%) Fintech
7 12 (1.68%) Data Centre
8 10 (1.40%) iPhone
8 10 (1.40%) Self-Motivation
9 7 (0.98%) e-Learning
10 6 (0.84%) Mobile App
11 5 (0.70%) Hybrid Cloud
11 5 (0.70%) Public Cloud
12 4 (0.56%) Data Protection Act
12 4 (0.56%) Handset
12 4 (0.56%) Virtual Team
13 3 (0.42%) CESG
13 3 (0.42%) Computer Science
13 3 (0.42%) Replication
13 3 (0.42%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 118 (16.48%) Windows
2 65 (9.08%) Windows 10
3 35 (4.89%) Windows 7
4 24 (3.35%) Windows Server
5 20 (2.79%) Linux
6 14 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (1.12%) Android
8 8 (1.12%) Apple iOS
9 7 (0.98%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.70%) Unix
11 2 (0.28%) CentOS
11 2 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.28%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (20.25%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (14.25%) Project Management
3 70 (9.78%) Document Management
4 65 (9.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 60 (8.38%) DevOps
6 58 (8.10%) Migration
7 54 (7.54%) Data Protection
8 53 (7.40%) Microservices
9 49 (6.84%) ITIL
9 49 (6.84%) PRINCE2
10 48 (6.70%) E-Commerce
11 47 (6.56%) Problem-Solving
12 46 (6.42%) Scrum
13 43 (6.01%) Waterfall
14 37 (5.17%) Front End Development
15 33 (4.61%) TDD
15 33 (4.61%) Time Management
16 32 (4.47%) Service Management
17 30 (4.19%) Analytics
18 28 (3.91%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 85 (11.87%) SQL
2 79 (11.03%) JavaScript
3 67 (9.36%) C#
4 41 (5.73%) Java
5 24 (3.35%) Python
6 19 (2.65%) T-SQL
7 17 (2.37%) ES6
7 17 (2.37%) PHP
8 13 (1.82%) C++
9 11 (1.54%) Ruby
10 10 (1.40%) PowerShell
11 9 (1.26%) C
11 9 (1.26%) Go
12 7 (0.98%) TypeScript
12 7 (0.98%) VB.NET
12 7 (0.98%) VBA
12 7 (0.98%) XPath
13 6 (0.84%) R
14 5 (0.70%) ES7
14 5 (0.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 79 (11.03%) Security Cleared
2 67 (9.36%) SC Cleared
3 42 (5.87%) Degree
4 19 (2.65%) DV Cleared
5 16 (2.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 12 (1.68%) PMI Certification
7 10 (1.40%) ISEB
7 10 (1.40%) PMP
8 6 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (0.56%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.56%) MBA
9 4 (0.56%) MCSE
10 3 (0.42%) CTC Cleared
10 3 (0.42%) Master's Degree
10 3 (0.42%) MCP
10 3 (0.42%) Microsoft Certified Architect
11 2 (0.28%) TOGAF Certification
11 2 (0.28%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (7.26%) GDPR
2 36 (5.03%) QA
3 16 (2.23%) SLA
4 15 (2.09%) PMO
5 14 (1.96%) GCP
6 12 (1.68%) Data Quality
7 8 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.42%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 2 (0.28%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.14%) ISO 22301
10 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 1 (0.14%) PMBOK
System Software
1 82 (11.45%) Active Directory
2 27 (3.77%) Docker
3 19 (2.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (1.68%) Microsoft App-V
5 11 (1.54%) BitLocker
6 6 (0.84%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.56%) vSphere
8 3 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.42%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.42%) XenServer
9 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.28%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.14%) Firmware
10 1 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 29 (4.05%) Kubernetes
2 20 (2.79%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (2.65%) SCCM
4 18 (2.51%) Puppet
5 17 (2.37%) Terraform
6 16 (2.23%) Ansible
7 6 (0.84%) Microsoft Intune
8 4 (0.56%) CASB
8 4 (0.56%) Kibana
9 3 (0.42%) Salt
10 2 (0.28%) AirWatch
10 2 (0.28%) EnCase
10 2 (0.28%) FTK
10 2 (0.28%) WSUS
11 1 (0.14%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.14%) HP ALM
11 1 (0.14%) HP Data Protector
11 1 (0.14%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 130 (18.16%) Microsoft
2 64 (8.94%) iManage
3 30 (4.19%) Citrix
4 28 (3.91%) VMware
5 26 (3.63%) Intapp
6 21 (2.93%) Sony
7 20 (2.79%) Google
8 11 (1.54%) Ivanti
9 7 (0.98%) Cisco
9 7 (0.98%) Cognos
9 7 (0.98%) Hummingbird
9 7 (0.98%) Oracle
10 6 (0.84%) CheckPoint
10 6 (0.84%) PeopleSoft
11 5 (0.70%) Adobe
11 5 (0.70%) Capita
11 5 (0.70%) OpenText
11 5 (0.70%) Qualys
11 5 (0.70%) Tableau
11 5 (0.70%) Zscaler