Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 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 West
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 156 194 210
Rank change year-on-year +38 +16 -14
Contract jobs citing Law 46 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.81% 0.19% 0.23%
As % of the General category 2.41% 0.63% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 6 10
South West median daily rate £425 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -9.68% +49.04%
10th Percentile £158 £239 £343
90th Percentile £571 £455 £541
England median daily rate £425 £400 £411
% change year-on-year +6.25% -2.74% +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
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 West with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1906 1741 2054
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 33.67% 29.94% 31.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1279 1250 1393
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.85% -2.50%
10th Percentile £256 £238 £263
90th Percentile £573 £563 £532
England median daily rate £475 £450 £432
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.17% +1.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 92 122
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £34.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.72% -13.13% +40.35%
10th Percentile £12.29 £12.00 £15.58
90th Percentile £57.63 £49.70 £55.00
England median hourly rate £25.31 £24.44 £24.23
% change year-on-year +3.56% +0.87% +12.70%

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 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
Bristol +11 25 £375 +7.14% 5
Wiltshire +5 11 £540 +58.82%
Somerset - 7 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Law
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 West region with a requirement for Law.

1 15 (32.61%) Finance
2 13 (28.26%) Legal
3 8 (17.39%) Risk Management
3 8 (17.39%) Banking
4 7 (15.22%) Java
4 7 (15.22%) Windows
4 7 (15.22%) Data Centre
4 7 (15.22%) Programme Delivery
5 6 (13.04%) ITIL
5 6 (13.04%) Python
5 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (13.04%) Project Management
6 5 (10.87%) Blackberry
6 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
6 5 (10.87%) Linux
6 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (10.87%) Security Cleared
6 5 (10.87%) Windows 7
6 5 (10.87%) Contract Management
6 5 (10.87%) Mentoring
7 4 (8.70%) Coaching
7 4 (8.70%) Pandas
7 4 (8.70%) PowerMock
7 4 (8.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 4 (8.70%) Jenkins
7 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (8.70%) Kubernetes
7 4 (8.70%) SonarQube
7 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (8.70%) Data Engineering

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 4 (8.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 4 (8.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.17%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.17%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) Skype
2 1 (2.17%) Firewall
2 1 (2.17%) LDAP
2 1 (2.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (2.17%) Big Data
1 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Jenkins
1 4 (8.70%) Maven
1 4 (8.70%) Mockito
1 4 (8.70%) SonarQube
1 4 (8.70%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 15 (32.61%) Finance
2 13 (28.26%) Legal
3 8 (17.39%) Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Billing
4 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (21.74%) Analyst
2 9 (19.57%) Developer
3 8 (17.39%) Consultant
3 8 (17.39%) Security Consultant
4 5 (10.87%) Architect
4 5 (10.87%) AWS Consultant
5 4 (8.70%) AWS Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Python Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Security Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Technical Architect
7 2 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.35%) Applications Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) Contracts Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Procurement Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Service Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) JSR 170
1 4 (8.70%) OSGi
1 4 (8.70%) Pandas
1 4 (8.70%) PowerMock
1 4 (8.70%) SQLAlchemy
2 2 (4.35%) Spring
3 1 (2.17%) .NET
3 1 (2.17%) Django
3 1 (2.17%) Visualforce
3 1 (2.17%) Web Services
3 1 (2.17%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.87%) Blackberry
3 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.52%) iPhone
5 2 (4.35%) iPad
6 1 (2.17%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.17%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.22%) Windows
2 5 (10.87%) Linux
2 5 (10.87%) Windows 7
3 3 (6.52%) Windows 10
3 3 (6.52%) Windows XP
4 2 (4.35%) Android
5 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.17%) Unix
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.39%) Risk Management
2 7 (15.22%) Programme Delivery
3 6 (13.04%) ITIL
3 6 (13.04%) Project Management
4 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (10.87%) Contract Management
4 5 (10.87%) Mentoring
5 4 (8.70%) Asset Management
5 4 (8.70%) BDD
5 4 (8.70%) Coaching
5 4 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (8.70%) Data Engineering
5 4 (8.70%) Information Management
5 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (8.70%) Kanban
5 4 (8.70%) OWASP
5 4 (8.70%) Scrum
5 4 (8.70%) Software Engineering
5 4 (8.70%) TDD
5 4 (8.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) Java
2 6 (13.04%) Python
3 2 (4.35%) SQL
4 1 (2.17%) Apex Code
4 1 (2.17%) C
4 1 (2.17%) C#
4 1 (2.17%) C++
4 1 (2.17%) Ruby
4 1 (2.17%) SOQL
4 1 (2.17%) SOSL
4 1 (2.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.52%) CIPD
2 3 (6.52%) CISSP
3 2 (4.35%) Degree
3 2 (4.35%) Master's Degree
3 2 (4.35%) MBA
3 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.17%) AWS Certification
4 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) GDPR
2 1 (2.17%) PMO
2 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) Kubernetes
1 4 (8.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.70%) Adobe
2 4 (8.70%) Coverity
3 2 (4.35%) hybris
4 1 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.17%) VMware