Period
to 19 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Law over the 6 months to 19 July 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 > South East
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 304 314 324
Rank change year-on-year +10 +10 +29
Contract jobs citing Law 75 60 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.44% 0.37% 0.41%
As % of the General category 1.35% 1.04% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 30 38
South East median daily rate £438 £513 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.63% +51.85% +12.50%
10th Percentile £219 £289 £208
90th Percentile £575 £791 £482
England median daily rate £450 £450 £440
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +17.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
South East median hourly rate £48.50 - £24.00
England median hourly rate £42.50 £15.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year +174.19% -10.14% +2.99%

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 the South East with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 5,559 5,763 6,083
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 32.62% 35.93% 32.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,109 3,168 3,402
South East median daily rate £435 £425 £404
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +5.26% +0.94%
10th Percentile £263 £248 £225
90th Percentile £588 £575 £563
England median daily rate £475 £461 £450
% change year-on-year +3.07% +2.41% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 177 244 209
South East median hourly rate £33.14 £20.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.70% -20.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £13.40 £11.36 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.15 £47.50 £48.75
England median hourly rate £27.08 £24.49 £25.00
% change year-on-year +10.60% -2.06% +11.11%

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Law as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Law in the South East

Law
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Law in the South East

Law
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Law in the South East over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Law in the South East

Law
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Law in the South East

Law
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 July 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
Thames Valley -15 34 £438 -2.51% 16
Surrey -12 21 £531 +1.19% 7
Buckinghamshire +20 15 £438 - 6
Berkshire -26 15 £340 -28.42% 8
West Sussex +5 5 £363 -28.92%
East Sussex - 5 - -
Hampshire -14 4 £450 +110.53% 3
Oxfordshire - 4 £425 - 2
Kent +14 3 £638 -1.92% 1
Law
England

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 South East region with a requirement for Law.

1 20 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (21.33%) Java
2 16 (21.33%) Security Cleared
3 13 (17.33%) Finance
4 11 (14.67%) Legal
4 11 (14.67%) JavaScript
4 11 (14.67%) SC Cleared
5 10 (13.33%) Linux
5 10 (13.33%) GDPR
6 9 (12.00%) C
6 9 (12.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (12.00%) Data Protection
7 8 (10.67%) HTML
7 8 (10.67%) CSS
7 8 (10.67%) Greenfield Project
8 7 (9.33%) UML
8 7 (9.33%) OO
8 7 (9.33%) C++
8 7 (9.33%) .NET
9 6 (8.00%) SQL
9 6 (8.00%) Windows
9 6 (8.00%) Oracle
9 6 (8.00%) Project Management
9 6 (8.00%) Python
9 6 (8.00%) Scrum
9 6 (8.00%) Spring
9 6 (8.00%) Software Engineering
9 6 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (8.00%) AngularJS
9 6 (8.00%) Problem-Solving

Law
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 5 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (5.33%) Tomcat
2 4 (5.33%) Umbraco
3 2 (2.67%) WordPress
4 1 (1.33%) Moodle
Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (5.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (4.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.33%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) SAP CCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.00%) Office 365
2 2 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.33%) IaaS
3 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (2.67%) SNMP
3 1 (1.33%) 4G
3 1 (1.33%) 5G
3 1 (1.33%) Internet
3 1 (1.33%) Modbus
3 1 (1.33%) RS-232
3 1 (1.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.67%) Big Data
1 5 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (6.67%) RDBMS
1 5 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.33%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (1.33%) MySQL
3 1 (1.33%) Neo4j
3 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.33%) Power BI
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 5 (6.67%) Maven
2 4 (5.33%) JIRA
3 3 (4.00%) Selenium
4 2 (2.67%) ClearCase
4 2 (2.67%) ClearQuest
4 2 (2.67%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.33%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.33%) git-flow
5 1 (1.33%) JBehave
5 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (17.33%) Finance
2 11 (14.67%) Legal
3 5 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.00%) Advertising
4 3 (4.00%) Banking
5 2 (2.67%) Back Office
5 2 (2.67%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.33%) Marketing
6 1 (1.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (26.67%) Developer
2 8 (10.67%) Analyst
2 8 (10.67%) Business Analyst
3 6 (8.00%) Java Developer
4 5 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 4 (5.33%) Consultant
5 4 (5.33%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 4 (5.33%) Project Manager
5 4 (5.33%) Security Consultant
5 4 (5.33%) Security Technical Consultant
5 4 (5.33%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (5.33%) Technical Security Consultant
6 3 (4.00%) .NET Developer
6 3 (4.00%) Business Process Engineer
6 3 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (4.00%) C# Developer
6 3 (4.00%) Embedded Engineer
6 3 (4.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (4.00%) Process Engineer
7 2 (2.67%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.67%) CSS
1 8 (10.67%) HTML
2 7 (9.33%) .NET
3 6 (8.00%) AngularJS
3 6 (8.00%) Spring
4 5 (6.67%) DHTML
4 5 (6.67%) Hibernate
4 5 (6.67%) J2EE
4 5 (6.67%) JSF
4 5 (6.67%) JSP
4 5 (6.67%) Struts
4 5 (6.67%) Struts2
4 5 (6.67%) Web Services
4 5 (6.67%) XML
5 4 (5.33%) Apache Camel
6 3 (4.00%) Qt
7 2 (2.67%) REST
8 1 (1.33%) CSS3
8 1 (1.33%) QML
8 1 (1.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.67%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.33%) User Experience
3 3 (4.00%) Fintech
3 3 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.67%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (2.67%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.33%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.33%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.33%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.33%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.33%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.33%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.33%) NHS
5 1 (1.33%) STB
5 1 (1.33%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.33%) Linux
2 6 (8.00%) Windows
3 1 (1.33%) Unix
3 1 (1.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (12.00%) Data Protection
3 7 (9.33%) OO
3 7 (9.33%) UML
4 6 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (8.00%) Project Management
4 6 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (8.00%) Scrum
4 6 (8.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (6.67%) Change Management
5 5 (6.67%) Data Analysis
5 5 (6.67%) ETL
5 5 (6.67%) ITIL
5 5 (6.67%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (6.67%) Records Management
5 5 (6.67%) Use Case
5 5 (6.67%) Workflow
6 4 (5.33%) MVC
6 4 (5.33%) OSINT
6 4 (5.33%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.33%) Java
2 11 (14.67%) JavaScript
3 9 (12.00%) C
4 7 (9.33%) C++
5 6 (8.00%) Python
5 6 (8.00%) SQL
6 5 (6.67%) C#
6 5 (6.67%) Embedded C
6 5 (6.67%) PHP
6 5 (6.67%) PowerShell
7 4 (5.33%) Bash Shell
7 4 (5.33%) Perl
7 4 (5.33%) Ruby
8 1 (1.33%) ES6
8 1 (1.33%) Go
8 1 (1.33%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.33%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.33%) SPARQL
8 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 16 (21.33%) Security Cleared
2 11 (14.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.33%) Degree
4 3 (4.00%) ISEB
4 3 (4.00%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.67%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (1.33%) CBAP
6 1 (1.33%) IIBA
6 1 (1.33%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.33%) Master's Degree
6 1 (1.33%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.33%) GDPR
2 4 (5.33%) QA
3 3 (4.00%) Data Quality
3 3 (4.00%) PMO
4 1 (1.33%) DO-254
4 1 (1.33%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 2 (2.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.33%) Mesos
1 4 (5.33%) Nagios
2 2 (2.67%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.33%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (1.33%) Control-M
3 1 (1.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.33%) Puppet
3 1 (1.33%) SCCM
3 1 (1.33%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.00%) Oracle
3 4 (5.33%) Cloudera
4 3 (4.00%) Sony
5 2 (2.67%) IBM
6 1 (1.33%) Actel
6 1 (1.33%) BMC
6 1 (1.33%) Cadence
6 1 (1.33%) Mentor Graphics
6 1 (1.33%) NetApp
6 1 (1.33%) SAP
6 1 (1.33%) Tableau
6 1 (1.33%) Unisys
6 1 (1.33%) Xilinx