Period
to 19 February 2019

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 February 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
England > South East
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 306 305 278
Rank change year-on-year -1 -27 +51
Contract jobs citing Law 75 62 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.47% 0.37% 0.51%
As % of the General category 1.55% 1.12% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 24 23
South East median daily rate £475 £460 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.26% +8.24% +17.24%
10th Percentile £280 £308 £281
90th Percentile £575 £534 £535
England median daily rate £448 £425 £378
% change year-on-year +5.29% +12.58% -7.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 6
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £22.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% +21.62% -8.64%
10th Percentile £36.50 £21.25 £17.75
90th Percentile £51.05 £23.75 £21.50
England median hourly rate £45.00 £20.90 £18.50
% change year-on-year +115.36% +12.95% +12.12%

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 4,848 5,552 5,138
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 30.30% 33.35% 33.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,773 3,059 2,851
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £225
90th Percentile £612 £588 £575
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 174 229
South East median hourly rate £31.24 £24.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.16% -5.88% -7.27%
10th Percentile £12.55 £11.81 £11.20
90th Percentile £53.75 £48.75 £45.00
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

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 February 2019.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Law in the South East over the 6 months to 19 February 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 February 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
Thames Valley +22 33 £444 -11.25% 8
Buckinghamshire +30 21 £400 - 2
Surrey +2 19 £500 +1.27% 3
Kent - 12 £400 - 2
Berkshire -6 10 £475 +5.56% 4
Hampshire -24 5 £513 +76.72% 8
Oxfordshire +31 2 £500 -4.76% 2
West Sussex -13 2 £288 -25.81%
East Sussex -15 2 - - 1
Isle of Wight - 1 - -
Law
England

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

1 24 (32.00%) Windows
1 24 (32.00%) Sony
2 18 (24.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (18.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 13 (17.33%) Office 365
5 12 (16.00%) Firewall
6 11 (14.67%) Software Engineering
6 11 (14.67%) TCP/IP
7 10 (13.33%) LAN
7 10 (13.33%) WAN
7 10 (13.33%) C
7 10 (13.33%) Active Directory
7 10 (13.33%) SAN
7 10 (13.33%) NetApp
7 10 (13.33%) McAfee
7 10 (13.33%) VMware
7 10 (13.33%) McAfee ePO
7 10 (13.33%) NAS
7 10 (13.33%) vSphere
7 10 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (13.33%) Windows Server
8 9 (12.00%) Finance
8 9 (12.00%) Internet
9 8 (10.67%) C++
9 8 (10.67%) Telecoms
10 7 (9.33%) E-Commerce
10 7 (9.33%) Embedded C
10 7 (9.33%) DevOps
10 7 (9.33%) Data Protection
10 7 (9.33%) JIRA

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 3 (4.00%) IBM Domino
2 2 (2.67%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.33%) Confluence
3 1 (1.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.00%) SAP ERP
1 3 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (17.33%) Office 365
2 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.00%) Serverless
4 2 (2.67%) GitHub
5 1 (1.33%) PaaS
5 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.00%) Firewall
2 11 (14.67%) TCP/IP
3 10 (13.33%) LAN
3 10 (13.33%) NAS
3 10 (13.33%) SAN
3 10 (13.33%) WAN
4 9 (12.00%) Internet
5 2 (2.67%) Modbus
6 1 (1.33%) 4G
6 1 (1.33%) 5G
6 1 (1.33%) Bluetooth
6 1 (1.33%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.33%) RS-232
6 1 (1.33%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.67%) NoSQL
1 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.33%) NewSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (9.33%) JIRA
2 3 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.67%) GitLab
3 2 (2.67%) Vagrant
3 2 (2.67%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.33%) C++Builder
4 1 (1.33%) Maven
General
1 9 (12.00%) Finance
2 8 (10.67%) Telecoms
3 6 (8.00%) Electronics
4 5 (6.67%) German Language
5 4 (5.33%) Legal
6 2 (2.67%) Automotive
6 2 (2.67%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.67%) Marketing
7 1 (1.33%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.33%) Avionics
7 1 (1.33%) French Language
7 1 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (20.00%) Analyst
2 13 (17.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (13.33%) Project Engineer
3 10 (13.33%) Software Engineer
4 7 (9.33%) Embedded Engineer
5 6 (8.00%) Developer
5 6 (8.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 6 (8.00%) Service Analyst
5 6 (8.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (6.67%) Business Analyst
6 5 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (6.67%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (5.33%) Infrastructure Support
7 4 (5.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 4 (5.33%) IT Manager
7 4 (5.33%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.00%) C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (4.00%) Financial Business Analyst
8 3 (4.00%) SAP Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.67%) .NET
2 2 (2.67%) .NET Core
2 2 (2.67%) Kafka
2 2 (2.67%) Redux
3 1 (1.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.33%) Apache Camel
3 1 (1.33%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (1.33%) GraphQL
3 1 (1.33%) HTML
3 1 (1.33%) jQuery
3 1 (1.33%) Node.js
3 1 (1.33%) Qt
3 1 (1.33%) React
3 1 (1.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.00%) Fat Client
1 6 (8.00%) iPad
1 6 (8.00%) iPhone
1 6 (8.00%) Thin Client
2 3 (4.00%) User Experience
3 2 (2.67%) CAN bus
3 2 (2.67%) Device Driver
3 2 (2.67%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.67%) NHS
4 1 (1.33%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.33%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (1.33%) Fintech
4 1 (1.33%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.33%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (1.33%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 24 (32.00%) Windows
2 10 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 6 (8.00%) Windows Phone
4 5 (6.67%) Linux
5 2 (2.67%) VMS
6 1 (1.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (18.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 11 (14.67%) Software Engineering
3 7 (9.33%) Data Protection
3 7 (9.33%) DevOps
3 7 (9.33%) E-Commerce
3 7 (9.33%) Use Case
4 6 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (8.00%) Email Filtering
4 6 (8.00%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (8.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 6 (8.00%) Web Filtering
5 5 (6.67%) Business Analysis
5 5 (6.67%) ERP
5 5 (6.67%) MoSCoW
5 5 (6.67%) Scenario Testing
5 5 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (5.33%) Configuration Management
6 4 (5.33%) Contract Management
6 4 (5.33%) Problem Management
6 4 (5.33%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.33%) C
2 8 (10.67%) C++
3 7 (9.33%) Embedded C
4 5 (6.67%) Java
4 5 (6.67%) Python
5 3 (4.00%) C#
5 3 (4.00%) Embedded C++
5 3 (4.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.00%) SQL
6 2 (2.67%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.67%) Perl
6 2 (2.67%) Ruby
7 1 (1.33%) Delphi
7 1 (1.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.00%) CIPD
4 2 (2.67%) Degree
5 1 (1.33%) APMP
5 1 (1.33%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.33%) EMC Certification
5 1 (1.33%) ISEB
5 1 (1.33%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) GDPR
2 1 (1.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.33%) MISRA
2 1 (1.33%) MISRA C
System Software
1 10 (13.33%) Active Directory
1 10 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (13.33%) vSphere
2 3 (4.00%) Firmware
3 2 (2.67%) Docker
3 2 (2.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (13.33%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (8.00%) AirWatch
3 5 (6.67%) SCCM
4 4 (5.33%) SCOM
4 4 (5.33%) WSUS
5 3 (4.00%) Terraform
6 2 (2.67%) Ansible
6 2 (2.67%) Kubernetes
6 2 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (2.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (32.00%) Sony
2 18 (24.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (13.33%) McAfee
3 10 (13.33%) NetApp
3 10 (13.33%) VMware
4 6 (8.00%) Cisco
4 6 (8.00%) IPFX
4 6 (8.00%) Palo Alto
4 6 (8.00%) SAP
4 6 (8.00%) Symantec
5 4 (5.33%) Adobe
5 4 (5.33%) Splunk
6 2 (2.67%) SaltStack
7 1 (1.33%) Embarcadero
7 1 (1.33%) EMC
7 1 (1.33%) iManage
7 1 (1.33%) Xilinx