Period
to 30 May 2020

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 30 May 2020 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
30 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 168 276 302
Rank change year-on-year +108 +26 -21
Contract jobs citing Law 62 93 72
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 0.87% 0.64% 0.43%
As % of the General category 2.79% 1.84% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 28 28
Median daily rate £407 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.63% -3.03% -13.16%
10th Percentile £250 £225 £209
90th Percentile £529 £534 £575
England median daily rate £450 £438 £450
% change year-on-year +2.86% -2.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 22 1
Median hourly rate £47.50 £47.50 £48.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -2.06% -
10th Percentile £29.70 £41.25 £46.75
90th Percentile £52.50 £57.13 £50.25
England median hourly rate £45.00 £45.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -1.10% +21.33% +141.94%

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 2,219 5,044 5,839
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 31.30% 34.44% 34.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,232 2,825 3,248
Median daily rate £450 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £231 £263 £259
90th Percentile £615 £625 £588
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 205 170
Median hourly rate £26.00 £31.35 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.05% +4.48% +35.52%
10th Percentile £12.70 £13.02 £12.75
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.62 £52.50
Median hourly rate £26.44 £22.97 £23.00
% change year-on-year +15.13% -0.15% +6.27%

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Law as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Law in the South East.

Daily rate trend for Law in the South East

Law
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Law in the South East over the 6 months to 30 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Law in the South East

Law
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Law in the South East.

Hourly rate trend for Law in the South East

Law
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Law in the South East over the 6 months to 30 May 2020.

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 30 May 2020. 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 +62 25 £425 +3.03% 2
Surrey +54 16 £400 -19.95%
Berkshire +47 13 £475 - 2
Hampshire +62 9 - - 4
Kent +23 9 £451 +31.20%
Buckinghamshire +28 8 £400 -3.03%
Oxfordshire +31 4 - -
West Sussex +24 1 - -
East Sussex +22 1 £263 -19.23%
Law
England

For the 6 months to 30 May 2020, 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 10 (16.13%) Software Engineering
2 9 (14.52%) Information Security
3 8 (12.90%) Information Security Management
3 8 (12.90%) Security Management
3 8 (12.90%) Telecoms
3 8 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (12.90%) Sony
3 8 (12.90%) ISMS
4 7 (11.29%) C
4 7 (11.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 7 (11.29%) Finance
4 7 (11.29%) Legal
5 6 (9.68%) VHDL
5 6 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (9.68%) Back Office
5 6 (9.68%) C++
5 6 (9.68%) JavaScript
5 6 (9.68%) SQL
5 6 (9.68%) Windows
5 6 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (9.68%) SC Cleared
5 6 (9.68%) Security Cleared
6 5 (8.06%) Azure
6 5 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (8.06%) Power BI
6 5 (8.06%) FPGA Design
6 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
6 5 (8.06%) Linux
6 5 (8.06%) HTML
6 5 (8.06%) Data Analysis

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 (4.84%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (3.23%) CMS
3 1 (1.61%) Confluence
3 1 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.61%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.23%) Chatbot
2 2 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.61%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.61%) Revit
3 1 (1.61%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.06%) Azure
1 5 (8.06%) Power Platform
2 2 (3.23%) Office 365
3 1 (1.61%) AWS
3 1 (1.61%) G Suite
3 1 (1.61%) IaaS
3 1 (1.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) Internet
1 4 (6.45%) LTE
2 3 (4.84%) 2G
2 3 (4.84%) 3G
2 3 (4.84%) 4G
3 2 (3.23%) 5G
4 1 (1.61%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.61%) Firewall
4 1 (1.61%) RS-232
4 1 (1.61%) RS-485
4 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.06%) Power BI
2 3 (4.84%) GIS
3 2 (3.23%) Data Lake
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.61%) Big Data
4 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.61%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.61%) HDInsight
4 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.23%) Subversion
3 1 (1.61%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.61%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.61%) JIRA
3 1 (1.61%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (12.90%) Telecoms
2 7 (11.29%) Finance
2 7 (11.29%) Legal
3 6 (9.68%) Back Office
4 4 (6.45%) Retail
5 3 (4.84%) Local Government
5 3 (4.84%) Marketing
5 3 (4.84%) Police
6 2 (3.23%) Electronics
6 2 (3.23%) Games
6 2 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (3.23%) Public Sector
7 1 (1.61%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.61%) Billing
7 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (19.35%) Analyst
2 11 (17.74%) Developer
3 7 (11.29%) Service Analyst
3 7 (11.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (11.29%) Software Engineer
4 6 (9.68%) FPGA Engineer
5 4 (6.45%) Business Analyst
5 4 (6.45%) Digital Project Manager
5 4 (6.45%) Embedded Engineer
5 4 (6.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (6.45%) Project Manager
6 3 (4.84%) Architect
6 3 (4.84%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Power BI Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Quantity Surveyor
6 3 (4.84%) Senior Quantity Surveyor
7 2 (3.23%) Design Engineer
7 2 (3.23%) Digital Business Analyst
7 2 (3.23%) FPGA Design Engineer
7 2 (3.23%) Technologist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.06%) HTML
2 4 (6.45%) CSS
3 3 (4.84%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.23%) .NET
4 2 (3.23%) HTML5
4 2 (3.23%) Sass
4 2 (3.23%) Web Services
5 1 (1.61%) Android SDK
5 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.61%) COM
5 1 (1.61%) Gson
5 1 (1.61%) hapi
5 1 (1.61%) Ionic Framework
5 1 (1.61%) jQuery
5 1 (1.61%) Natural Language Processing
5 1 (1.61%) Node.js
5 1 (1.61%) QML
5 1 (1.61%) Qt
5 1 (1.61%) React Native
5 1 (1.61%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 6 (9.68%) VHDL
3 5 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.84%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.84%) User Experience
5 2 (3.23%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.23%) Augmented Reality
5 2 (3.23%) CAN bus
5 2 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (3.23%) Marketing Technology
5 2 (3.23%) NHS
6 1 (1.61%) Animation
6 1 (1.61%) ASIC
6 1 (1.61%) CCTV
6 1 (1.61%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.68%) Windows
2 5 (8.06%) Linux
3 4 (6.45%) Android
4 3 (4.84%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.84%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.23%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (3.23%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.61%) VMS
6 1 (1.61%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.13%) Software Engineering
2 9 (14.52%) Information Security
3 8 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (12.90%) Information Security Management
3 8 (12.90%) ISMS
3 8 (12.90%) Security Management
4 6 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (8.06%) Artificial Intelligence
5 5 (8.06%) Data Analysis
5 5 (8.06%) FPGA Design
5 5 (8.06%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (6.45%) Analytics
6 4 (6.45%) E-Commerce
6 4 (6.45%) Information Management
6 4 (6.45%) ITIL
6 4 (6.45%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (6.45%) Machine Learning
6 4 (6.45%) Network Design
6 4 (6.45%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.29%) C
2 6 (9.68%) C++
2 6 (9.68%) JavaScript
2 6 (9.68%) SQL
3 4 (6.45%) Embedded C
4 2 (3.23%) Java
4 2 (3.23%) PHP
4 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.61%) C#
5 1 (1.61%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (1.61%) Java 8
5 1 (1.61%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.61%) Python
5 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.61%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (9.68%) SC Cleared
1 6 (9.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) SLA
2 2 (3.23%) GDPR
3 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.61%) Firmware
1 1 (1.61%) Terminal Services
1 1 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.61%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 8 (12.90%) Sony
2 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (4.84%) Citrix
5 2 (3.23%) Adobe
5 2 (3.23%) Gigya
5 2 (3.23%) ServiceNow
5 2 (3.23%) Xilinx
6 1 (1.61%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.61%) Civica
6 1 (1.61%) Hortonworks
6 1 (1.61%) IronPort
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle
6 1 (1.61%) Palo Alto
6 1 (1.61%) Proofpoint
6 1 (1.61%) SAP
6 1 (1.61%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.61%) Tableau
6 1 (1.61%) Talend
6 1 (1.61%) VMware