Period
to 24 April 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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 316 284 327
Rank change year-on-year -32 +43 +23
Contract jobs citing Law 62 69 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.37% 0.45% 0.30%
As % of the General category 1.13% 1.29% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 31 26
South East median daily rate £400 £500 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +29.03% +20.62%
10th Percentile £277 £294 £196
90th Percentile £503 £778 £526
England median daily rate £450 £438 £405
% change year-on-year +2.86% +8.02% +4.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
South East median hourly rate £48.50 £18.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +162.16% -22.92% +79.78%
England median hourly rate £36.00 £14.73 £16.75
% change year-on-year +144.40% -12.06% +1.52%

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 5,496 5,333 6,148
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 32.79% 34.58% 34.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,973 2,927 3,383
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £263 £238 £225
90th Percentile £600 £575 £556
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 152 216 228
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £25.75 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.85% -6.36% +41.03%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.33 £11.14
90th Percentile £49.88 £47.50 £49.13
England median hourly rate £26.11 £25.00 £26.88
% change year-on-year +4.43% -6.99% +18.46%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -14 26 £413 +11.86% 19
Surrey -38 15 £444 -12.78% 14
Berkshire -22 13 £358 +19.17% 11
Buckinghamshire -7 9 £463 +5.71% 6
East Sussex - 8 £450 -
West Sussex - 6 £363 - 1
Hampshire -14 5 £370 +24.37% 17
Oxfordshire - 4 - - 2
Kent +2 1 - - 2
Law
England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 13 (20.97%) Legal
1 13 (20.97%) GDPR
2 11 (17.74%) Finance
2 11 (17.74%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (14.52%) Data Protection
4 8 (12.90%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (12.90%) C
5 7 (11.29%) C#
5 7 (11.29%) C++
5 7 (11.29%) Java
5 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
5 7 (11.29%) Security Cleared
6 6 (9.68%) AngularJS
6 6 (9.68%) Front End Development
6 6 (9.68%) Project Management
6 6 (9.68%) .NET
6 6 (9.68%) Scrum
6 6 (9.68%) Telecoms
7 5 (8.06%) Software Engineering
7 5 (8.06%) Linux
7 5 (8.06%) HTML
7 5 (8.06%) CSS
7 5 (8.06%) Embedded C
7 5 (8.06%) QA
8 4 (6.45%) Degree
8 4 (6.45%) JIRA
8 4 (6.45%) SC Cleared
8 4 (6.45%) Umbraco
8 4 (6.45%) Git (software)
8 4 (6.45%) JavaScript

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 4 (6.45%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.61%) Moodle
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.61%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) Ethernet
1 2 (3.23%) SNMP
2 1 (1.61%) Internet
2 1 (1.61%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.84%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.23%) MySQL
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.61%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (1.61%) Big Data
3 1 (1.61%) Neo4j
3 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.61%) Power BI
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Git (software)
1 4 (6.45%) JIRA
2 3 (4.84%) Selenium
3 1 (1.61%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.61%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.61%) ClearQuest
3 1 (1.61%) git-flow
3 1 (1.61%) JBehave
3 1 (1.61%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.61%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (20.97%) Legal
2 11 (17.74%) Finance
3 6 (9.68%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.84%) Advertising
4 3 (4.84%) Banking
5 2 (3.23%) Back Office
5 2 (3.23%) Marketing
6 1 (1.61%) Digital Economy
6 1 (1.61%) Games
6 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (24.19%) Developer
2 9 (14.52%) Analyst
3 8 (12.90%) Business Analyst
4 4 (6.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (6.45%) GDPR Business Analyst
4 4 (6.45%) Project Manager
4 4 (6.45%) Software Engineer
5 3 (4.84%) .NET Developer
5 3 (4.84%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (4.84%) C# Developer
5 3 (4.84%) Embedded Engineer
6 2 (3.23%) Architect
6 2 (3.23%) C Programmer
6 2 (3.23%) Contracts Manager
6 2 (3.23%) Embedded C Programmer
6 2 (3.23%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (3.23%) Java Developer
6 2 (3.23%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (3.23%) Programmer
6 2 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.68%) .NET
1 6 (9.68%) AngularJS
2 5 (8.06%) CSS
2 5 (8.06%) HTML
3 3 (4.84%) Qt
4 2 (3.23%) Angular 2
4 2 (3.23%) CSS3
4 2 (3.23%) Redux
5 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.61%) jQuery
5 1 (1.61%) Node.js
5 1 (1.61%) OAuth
5 1 (1.61%) OAuth2
5 1 (1.61%) QML
5 1 (1.61%) React
5 1 (1.61%) REST
5 1 (1.61%) RESTful
5 1 (1.61%) Sass
5 1 (1.61%) Spring Boot
5 1 (1.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.84%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (4.84%) Fintech
2 3 (4.84%) User Experience
3 2 (3.23%) Digital Media
3 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.61%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.61%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.61%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (1.61%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.61%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.61%) STB
4 1 (1.61%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.06%) Linux
2 1 (1.61%) Unix
2 1 (1.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.74%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (14.52%) Data Protection
3 6 (9.68%) Front End Development
3 6 (9.68%) Project Management
3 6 (9.68%) Scrum
4 5 (8.06%) Software Engineering
5 4 (6.45%) Change Management
5 4 (6.45%) MVC
6 3 (4.84%) Acceptance Criteria
6 3 (4.84%) Business Analysis
6 3 (4.84%) Contract Management
6 3 (4.84%) Data Mapping
6 3 (4.84%) Test Automation
6 3 (4.84%) User Stories
7 2 (3.23%) Coaching
7 2 (3.23%) Manual Testing
7 2 (3.23%) Master Data Management
7 2 (3.23%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.23%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (3.23%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.90%) C
2 7 (11.29%) C#
2 7 (11.29%) C++
2 7 (11.29%) Java
3 5 (8.06%) Embedded C
4 4 (6.45%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.84%) PHP
5 3 (4.84%) SQL
6 2 (3.23%) Python
7 1 (1.61%) ES6
7 1 (1.61%) Go
7 1 (1.61%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.61%) SPARQL
7 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.61%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (11.29%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.45%) Degree
2 4 (6.45%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.84%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (3.23%) ISEB
4 2 (3.23%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.61%) CBAP
5 1 (1.61%) CIPD
5 1 (1.61%) IIBA
5 1 (1.61%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (1.61%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.61%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (20.97%) GDPR
2 5 (8.06%) QA
3 2 (3.23%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.61%) DO-254
4 1 (1.61%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (1.61%) Control-M
1 1 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.61%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.61%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (1.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.23%) IBM
2 2 (3.23%) Oracle
3 1 (1.61%) Actel
3 1 (1.61%) BMC
3 1 (1.61%) Cadence
3 1 (1.61%) Mentor Graphics
3 1 (1.61%) NetApp
3 1 (1.61%) Tableau
3 1 (1.61%) Unisys
3 1 (1.61%) Xilinx