Period
to 18 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in contract job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Law over the 6 months to 18 February 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 West
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 186 207
Rank change year-on-year +81 +21 -14
Contract jobs citing Law 93 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.81% 0.28% 0.23%
As % of the General category 5.55% 0.88% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 9 13
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +33.33% -20.00%
10th Percentile £159 £254 £280
90th Percentile £584 £615 £388
England median daily rate £425 £376 £405
% change year-on-year +12.96% -7.10% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £20.90 £18.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +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 West with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,675 1,700 1,968
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 32.58% 31.38% 31.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,089 1,197 1,338
South West median daily rate £400 £388 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +1.97% -5.00%
10th Percentile £270 £237 £255
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 84 107
South West median hourly rate £30.25 £35.88 £41.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.68% -14.17% +23.85%
10th Percentile £13.60 £16.58 £20.30
90th Percentile £52.38 £46.65 £57.00
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year - -4.76% +15.74%

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Law in the South West

Law
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Law in the South West

Law
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Law in the South West over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Law in the South West

Law
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Law in the South West

Law
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 18 February 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
Bristol +34 51 £425 +25.93% 12
Wiltshire +17 10 £530 +55.88% 3
Somerset - 9 - - 1
Dorset - 4 - -
Devon - 3 £150 -
Law
England

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 West region with a requirement for Law.

1 21 (22.58%) Finance
2 14 (15.05%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (13.98%) Data Protection
4 12 (12.90%) Security Cleared
4 12 (12.90%) Legal
4 12 (12.90%) ITIL
5 11 (11.83%) Microsoft Office
5 11 (11.83%) Windows
5 11 (11.83%) Blackberry
5 11 (11.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 11 (11.83%) Windows 7
6 10 (10.75%) Java
6 10 (10.75%) Software Engineering
7 9 (9.68%) Business Continuity
7 9 (9.68%) SLA
7 9 (9.68%) Management Information System
7 9 (9.68%) SaaS
7 9 (9.68%) iPhone
7 9 (9.68%) BS25999
7 9 (9.68%) Service Desk Management
7 9 (9.68%) Ticket Management
8 8 (8.60%) Technical Architecture
8 8 (8.60%) PaaS
8 8 (8.60%) IaaS
8 8 (8.60%) Project Management
8 8 (8.60%) SQL
9 7 (7.53%) HTML
9 7 (7.53%) JavaScript
9 7 (7.53%) Linux
9 7 (7.53%) Python

Law
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 11 (11.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (4.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (3.23%) CMS
4 2 (2.15%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.08%) Confluence
5 1 (1.08%) Liferay
Applications
1 11 (11.83%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.68%) SaaS
2 8 (8.60%) IaaS
2 8 (8.60%) PaaS
3 1 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.08%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.08%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.23%) Skype
2 2 (2.15%) Bluetooth
2 2 (2.15%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.15%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.15%) Power BI
2 2 (2.15%) SAP BW
2 2 (2.15%) SAP HANA
2 2 (2.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.08%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.08%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (4.30%) Jenkins
1 4 (4.30%) Maven
1 4 (4.30%) Mockito
1 4 (4.30%) SonarQube
1 4 (4.30%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (1.08%) Grunt
2 1 (1.08%) JIRA
General
1 21 (22.58%) Finance
2 12 (12.90%) Legal
3 5 (5.38%) Banking
4 2 (2.15%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.08%) Electronics
5 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.08%) Marketing
5 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (26.88%) Developer
2 24 (25.81%) Analyst
3 12 (12.90%) Architect
4 11 (11.83%) Business Analyst
4 11 (11.83%) Technical Architect
5 9 (9.68%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 9 (9.68%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 9 (9.68%) Consultant
5 9 (9.68%) Senior Analyst
5 9 (9.68%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
5 9 (9.68%) Service Analyst
5 9 (9.68%) Service Desk Analyst
6 7 (7.53%) AWS Consultant
6 7 (7.53%) Security Consultant
7 6 (6.45%) AWS Engineer
7 6 (6.45%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 6 (6.45%) Python Developer
7 6 (6.45%) Security Engineer
8 5 (5.38%) Commercial Officer
9 3 (3.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.53%) CSS
1 7 (7.53%) HTML
1 7 (7.53%) jQuery
2 6 (6.45%) AngularJS
2 6 (6.45%) Pandas
2 6 (6.45%) SQLAlchemy
3 5 (5.38%) Node.js
4 4 (4.30%) JSR 170
4 4 (4.30%) OSGi
4 4 (4.30%) PowerMock
4 4 (4.30%) React
4 4 (4.30%) Spring
5 3 (3.23%) .NET
5 3 (3.23%) Ember.js
6 2 (2.15%) CSS3
6 2 (2.15%) D3.js
6 2 (2.15%) REST
6 2 (2.15%) Vue (Vue.js)
7 1 (1.08%) HTML5
7 1 (1.08%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.83%) Blackberry
2 9 (9.68%) iPhone
2 9 (9.68%) Management Information System
3 7 (7.53%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.15%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (2.15%) iPad
4 2 (2.15%) User Experience
5 1 (1.08%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.08%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.08%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.83%) Windows
1 11 (11.83%) Windows 7
2 7 (7.53%) Linux
3 4 (4.30%) Android
4 2 (2.15%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.15%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.08%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (15.05%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (13.98%) Data Protection
3 12 (12.90%) ITIL
4 10 (10.75%) Software Engineering
5 9 (9.68%) Business Continuity
5 9 (9.68%) Service Desk Management
5 9 (9.68%) Ticket Management
6 8 (8.60%) Project Management
6 8 (8.60%) Technical Architecture
7 7 (7.53%) Infrastructure Management
7 7 (7.53%) Programme Delivery
7 7 (7.53%) Supplier Management
8 6 (6.45%) Data Engineering
8 6 (6.45%) Data Science
8 6 (6.45%) Information Management
8 6 (6.45%) Mentoring
8 6 (6.45%) OWASP
9 5 (5.38%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (5.38%) Coaching
9 5 (5.38%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.75%) Java
2 8 (8.60%) SQL
3 7 (7.53%) JavaScript
3 7 (7.53%) Python
4 4 (4.30%) C
5 3 (3.23%) C#
5 3 (3.23%) Go
6 2 (2.15%) Ruby
7 1 (1.08%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.08%) C++
7 1 (1.08%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.08%) SOQL
7 1 (1.08%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 12 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.30%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.23%) CISSP
4 2 (2.15%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.15%) CIPD
4 2 (2.15%) CISM
4 2 (2.15%) Degree
4 2 (2.15%) ISEB
4 2 (2.15%) Master's Degree
4 2 (2.15%) MBA
5 1 (1.08%) AWS Certification
5 1 (1.08%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.08%) CCNP
5 1 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.68%) BS25999
1 9 (9.68%) SLA
2 5 (5.38%) GDPR
3 2 (2.15%) PMO
4 1 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.15%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.15%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (7.53%) Single Sign-On
2 6 (6.45%) Kubernetes
2 6 (6.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (5.38%) SAP
2 4 (4.30%) Adobe
2 4 (4.30%) Coverity
3 3 (3.23%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.15%) Google
4 2 (2.15%) HP
4 2 (2.15%) hybris
4 2 (2.15%) Micro Focus
4 2 (2.15%) Nintex
5 1 (1.08%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.08%) Cisco
5 1 (1.08%) Cognos
5 1 (1.08%) Oracle
5 1 (1.08%) Reuters
5 1 (1.08%) Salesforce.com