The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in contract job vacancies advertised in Reading. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Law over the 3 months to 22 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
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 62 63
Rank change year-on-year +12 +1  
Contract jobs citing Law 5 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.86% 1.14% 0.58%
As % of the General category 1.92% 2.88% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 0
Median daily rate £475 £250 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +90.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
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 Reading with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 260 347 328
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 44.52% 39.39% 37.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 166 135
Median daily rate £450 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 5
Median hourly rate £16.00 £19.61 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.40% +40.07%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.72 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £25.00 £35.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

Law
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Law in Reading

Law
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Law in Reading

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

1 3 (60.00%) SLA
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Service Management
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Legal
1 3 (60.00%) Supplier Management
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
1 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 3 (60.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
1 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery Management
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) COBIT
2 1 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) CISM
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft

Law
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Vendor Manager
2 1 (20.00%) CISSP Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) CRM Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery Management
1 3 (60.00%) Service Management
1 3 (60.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (20.00%) CISM
2 1 (20.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
2 1 (20.00%) COBIT
2 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft