Period
to 17 October 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Law over the 6 months to 17 October 2019 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 West > Somerset
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 43 38 51
Rank change year-on-year -5 +13 -
Contract jobs citing Law 12 20 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.50% 3.85% 0.43%
As % of the General category 9.84% 15.27% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 0
Somerset median daily rate £530 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +76.67% - -
South West median daily rate £438 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +25.00% -6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Somerset median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £46.00 £32.65 -
% change year-on-year +40.91% - -

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 Somerset with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 122 131 155
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 25.42% 25.24% 33.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 76 113
Somerset median daily rate £421 £428 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.46% +14.00% +2.74%
10th Percentile £140 £203 £150
90th Percentile £563 £538 £512
South West median daily rate £436 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.65% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 7
Somerset median hourly rate £28.75 £17.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +64.28% +20.67% -57.04%
10th Percentile £12.50 £14.81 £11.08
90th Percentile £35.00 £20.42 £40.50
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +3.66% +26.15% +18.18%

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Law in Somerset

Law
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Law in Somerset

Law
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 17 October 2019. 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
Street +7 9 £530 +76.67%
Bath -4 1 £463 +15.63% 1
Taunton - 1 £450 -
Law
South West

For the 6 months to 17 October 2019, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Law.

1 8 (66.67%) SQL
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (58.33%) Citrix
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (58.33%) C
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Firewall
2 7 (58.33%) Information Security Management
2 7 (58.33%) Security Management
2 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
2 7 (58.33%) VMware
2 7 (58.33%) Information Security
2 7 (58.33%) ISMS
2 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (58.33%) PowerShell
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (58.33%) XenApp
2 7 (58.33%) XenDesktop
2 7 (58.33%) Azure
2 7 (58.33%) AWS
2 7 (58.33%) vSphere
2 7 (58.33%) Sony
2 7 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (58.33%) Office 365
2 7 (58.33%) NetScaler
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (58.33%) Ivanti
3 2 (16.67%) Microservices

Law
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) CMS
2 1 (8.33%) Drupal
2 1 (8.33%) Kentico
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) AWS
1 7 (58.33%) Azure
1 7 (58.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) Firewall
1 7 (58.33%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (8.33%) Electronics
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
1 1 (8.33%) Public Sector
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Junior
1 7 (58.33%) Junior Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Junior Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Buyer
3 1 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Buyer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Procurement Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Procurement Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Buyer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Buyer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Procurement Manager
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
1 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Information Security
1 7 (58.33%) Information Security Management
1 7 (58.33%) ISMS
1 7 (58.33%) Security Management
2 2 (16.67%) Microservices
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) Contract Management
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) C
2 7 (58.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) VBA
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
1 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (58.33%) vSphere
1 7 (58.33%) XenApp
1 7 (58.33%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) Citrix
2 7 (58.33%) Ivanti
2 7 (58.33%) Sony
2 7 (58.33%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) Snow