Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 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
England > South East
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 318 288 327
Rank change year-on-year -30 +39 +9
Contract jobs citing Law 60 91 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.36% 0.55% 0.35%
As % of the General category 1.01% 1.66% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 35 32
South East median daily rate £479 £350 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.79% -12.23% -6.18%
10th Percentile £270 £250 £156
90th Percentile £659 £500 £538
England median daily rate £425 £403 £400
% change year-on-year +5.59% +0.63% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 4
South East median hourly rate £26.25 £18.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.89% +21.31% -10.29%
10th Percentile £22.13 £17.75 £13.00
90th Percentile £29.38 £21.50 £17.25
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +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 5935 5495 6777
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 35.27% 33.05% 35.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3237 3101 3789
South East median daily rate £425 £403 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.59% +0.63% +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £225 £230
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £433
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 199 238 213
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% +32.35%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.68 £10.75
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.83 £48.65
England median hourly rate £25.50 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +2.00% - +13.64%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 -23 39 £513 +70.83% 22
Berkshire -24 25 £500 +80.18% 16
Surrey -12 12 £479 +66.52% 11
Buckinghamshire - 9 - - 2
Oxfordshire +10 5 £525 +10.53% 4
East Sussex +3 3 £438 -20.63%
Hampshire -2 3 £115 -67.14% 7
West Sussex - 2 £443 -
Kent -23 1 £650 +36.84% 1
Law
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 South East region with a requirement for Law.

1 17 (28.33%) Finance
1 17 (28.33%) Legal
1 17 (28.33%) Data Protection
2 13 (21.67%) GDPR
3 12 (20.00%) Retail
4 10 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (16.67%) Information Security
5 9 (15.00%) Risk Management
6 8 (13.33%) Telecoms
7 7 (11.67%) Configuration Management
7 7 (11.67%) Project Management
7 7 (11.67%) Information Management
7 7 (11.67%) Supplier Management
7 7 (11.67%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (11.67%) PaaS
8 6 (10.00%) Management Information System
8 6 (10.00%) Service Design
8 6 (10.00%) Contract Management
8 6 (10.00%) Acceptance Criteria
8 6 (10.00%) NoSQL
8 6 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (10.00%) NewSQL
8 6 (10.00%) Microservices
9 5 (8.33%) DevOps
9 5 (8.33%) SaaS
10 4 (6.67%) Data Security
10 4 (6.67%) HTML
10 4 (6.67%) JavaScript
10 4 (6.67%) CSS
10 4 (6.67%) B2B

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 1 (1.67%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.67%) PaaS
2 5 (8.33%) SaaS
3 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.67%) IaaS
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) Cisco IPT
2 2 (3.33%) VPN
3 1 (1.67%) Firewall
3 1 (1.67%) IPsec
3 1 (1.67%) Network Security
3 1 (1.67%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (1.67%) SMS
3 1 (1.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.00%) NewSQL
1 6 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (6.67%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.67%) Selenium
1 1 (1.67%) SoapUI
General
1 17 (28.33%) Finance
1 17 (28.33%) Legal
2 12 (20.00%) Retail
3 8 (13.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.00%) Marketing
5 2 (3.33%) Digital Economy
6 1 (1.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (13.33%) Architect
2 6 (10.00%) IT Manager
2 6 (10.00%) Procurement Manager
2 6 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (8.33%) Consultant
3 5 (8.33%) IT Procurement Manager
4 4 (6.67%) Developer
4 4 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (6.67%) Technical Leader
5 3 (5.00%) Business Analyst
5 3 (5.00%) Information Officer
5 3 (5.00%) Information Security Officer
5 3 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (5.00%) Project Manager
5 3 (5.00%) Security Officer
6 2 (3.33%) Data Protection Manager
6 2 (3.33%) GDPR Business Analyst
6 2 (3.33%) GDPR Consultant
6 2 (3.33%) Telecoms Manager
6 2 (3.33%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.67%) CSS
1 4 (6.67%) HTML
2 2 (3.33%) jQuery
2 2 (3.33%) XML
3 1 (1.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.67%) Django
3 1 (1.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.67%) User Experience
3 3 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (5.00%) Fintech
4 2 (3.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.67%) Animation
5 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.67%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.67%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.33%) Data Protection
2 10 (16.67%) Information Security
2 10 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (15.00%) Risk Management
4 7 (11.67%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (11.67%) Configuration Management
4 7 (11.67%) Information Management
4 7 (11.67%) Project Management
4 7 (11.67%) Supplier Management
5 6 (10.00%) Acceptance Criteria
5 6 (10.00%) Contract Management
5 6 (10.00%) Microservices
5 6 (10.00%) Service Design
5 6 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (8.33%) DevOps
7 4 (6.67%) B2B
7 4 (6.67%) Data Privacy
7 4 (6.67%) Data Security
7 4 (6.67%) Front End Development
8 3 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.67%) C
2 1 (1.67%) C#
2 1 (1.67%) Java
2 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.67%) Python
2 1 (1.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) CISSP
2 3 (5.00%) Degree
3 2 (3.33%) CISM
4 1 (1.67%) CCNA
4 1 (1.67%) CCNP
4 1 (1.67%) CIPD
4 1 (1.67%) CISA
4 1 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.67%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (21.67%) GDPR
2 2 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.33%) PMO
3 1 (1.67%) COBIT
3 1 (1.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (6.67%) IBM
2 3 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.67%) Cisco
3 1 (1.67%) JDA
3 1 (1.67%) Juniper
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle
3 1 (1.67%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (1.67%) Sophos