Period
to 18 August 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 August 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 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 172 194
Rank change year-on-year +40 +22 +7
Contract jobs citing Law 81 19 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.47% 0.35% 0.22%
As % of the General category 4.31% 1.05% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 5
South West median daily rate £338 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.85% -7.14% -26.32%
10th Percentile £165 £160 £235
90th Percentile £560 £560 £470
England median daily rate £450 £448 £450
% change year-on-year +0.56% -0.56% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
South West median hourly rate - £14.00 -
England median hourly rate £37.50 £23.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +59.57% +42.42% -

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 1,881 1,806 1,760
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 34.17% 32.96% 29.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,186 1,206 1,263
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £269 £250 £250
90th Percentile £575 £556 £552
England median daily rate £475 £468 £450
% change year-on-year +1.60% +3.89% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 57 115
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.59% +1.28% +5.41%
10th Percentile £15.48 £12.77 £12.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.00 £52.00
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.50 £23.72
% change year-on-year -1.96% +7.53% +3.88%

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 August 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 August 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
Somerset +26 23 £300 - 3
Wiltshire +24 23 - - 1
Bristol -3 19 £356 +29.55% 11
Devon - 5 - -
Gloucestershire -2 3 £405 - 13
Dorset - 1 - -
Law
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 13 (16.05%) Software Engineering
1 13 (16.05%) AngularJS
2 12 (14.81%) Windows
3 11 (13.58%) Security Cleared
4 10 (12.35%) Finance
4 10 (12.35%) JavaScript
5 9 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 9 (11.11%) Data Centre
5 9 (11.11%) Programme Delivery
6 8 (9.88%) Security Hardening
6 8 (9.88%) CISSP
6 8 (9.88%) C#
6 8 (9.88%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (9.88%) Banking
7 7 (8.64%) PHP
7 7 (8.64%) .NET
7 7 (8.64%) Microsoft Office
8 6 (7.41%) Document Management
8 6 (7.41%) Management Information System
8 6 (7.41%) Windows 7
8 6 (7.41%) Supplier Management
8 6 (7.41%) Web Development
8 6 (7.41%) iManage
8 6 (7.41%) Windows Server
8 6 (7.41%) Line Management
8 6 (7.41%) Infrastructure Management
8 6 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (7.41%) SaaS
8 6 (7.41%) GDPR
8 6 (7.41%) Greenfield Project

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 1 (1.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (1.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (8.64%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.47%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Magento
1 1 (1.23%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.41%) SaaS
2 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.17%) Office 365
3 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.23%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.23%) BGP
1 1 (1.23%) DHCP
1 1 (1.23%) DNS
1 1 (1.23%) IPv6
1 1 (1.23%) OSPF
1 1 (1.23%) SNMP
1 1 (1.23%) Spanning Tree
1 1 (1.23%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.23%) VLAN
1 1 (1.23%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.70%) MySQL
1 3 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.47%) NUnit
2 1 (1.23%) CMake
2 1 (1.23%) Gerrit
2 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.23%) Jasmine
2 1 (1.23%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (12.35%) Finance
2 8 (9.88%) Banking
3 5 (6.17%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.94%) Legal
4 4 (4.94%) Retail
5 1 (1.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 28 (34.57%) Developer
2 21 (25.93%) Analyst
3 12 (14.81%) Business Analyst
4 9 (11.11%) Consultant
5 8 (9.88%) Security Consultant
6 7 (8.64%) Commercial Manager
7 5 (6.17%) Architect
7 5 (6.17%) Help Desk Analyst
7 5 (6.17%) Help Desk Support
8 4 (4.94%) Angular Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Help Desk Support Analyst
8 4 (4.94%) Support Analyst
8 4 (4.94%) Windows Support Analyst
9 3 (3.70%) Full Stack Developer
9 3 (3.70%) Java Developer
9 3 (3.70%) Web Developer
10 2 (2.47%) CRM Business Analyst
10 2 (2.47%) Legal Analyst
10 2 (2.47%) Service Analyst
10 2 (2.47%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.05%) AngularJS
2 7 (8.64%) .NET
3 5 (6.17%) ASP.NET
3 5 (6.17%) CSS
3 5 (6.17%) HTML
3 5 (6.17%) Laravel
3 5 (6.17%) React
4 4 (4.94%) Angular 2
4 4 (4.94%) Node.js
5 3 (3.70%) Hibernate
5 3 (3.70%) Spring
6 2 (2.47%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.47%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (2.47%) CSS3
6 2 (2.47%) HTML5
6 2 (2.47%) jQuery
6 2 (2.47%) Web Services
7 1 (1.23%) D3.js
7 1 (1.23%) Ember.js
7 1 (1.23%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.41%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.23%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.23%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.23%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.23%) User Experience
3 1 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.81%) Windows
2 6 (7.41%) Windows 7
2 6 (7.41%) Windows Server
2 6 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (6.17%) Windows 8
3 5 (6.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (4.94%) Linux
5 3 (3.70%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (16.05%) Software Engineering
2 9 (11.11%) Programme Delivery
3 8 (9.88%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (9.88%) Security Hardening
4 6 (7.41%) Document Management
4 6 (7.41%) Infrastructure Management
4 6 (7.41%) Line Management
4 6 (7.41%) Supplier Management
4 6 (7.41%) Web Development
5 5 (6.17%) E-Commerce
5 5 (6.17%) ERP
5 5 (6.17%) OO
6 4 (4.94%) Data Protection
6 4 (4.94%) Front End Development
6 4 (4.94%) ITIL
6 4 (4.94%) OO PHP
7 3 (3.70%) Information Management
7 3 (3.70%) TDD
8 2 (2.47%) Information Security
8 2 (2.47%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.35%) JavaScript
2 8 (9.88%) C#
3 7 (8.64%) PHP
4 4 (4.94%) Java
4 4 (4.94%) SQL
5 3 (3.70%) Go
6 2 (2.47%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (13.58%) Security Cleared
2 8 (9.88%) CISSP
3 5 (6.17%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.23%) CCNA
5 1 (1.23%) CCNP
5 1 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.23%) MCDST
5 1 (1.23%) MCSE
5 1 (1.23%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.41%) GDPR
2 1 (1.23%) BS25999
2 1 (1.23%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.17%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.70%) Docker
3 1 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (7.41%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.23%) Ansible
2 1 (1.23%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.23%) Puppet
2 1 (1.23%) SCCM
2 1 (1.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.41%) iManage
3 5 (6.17%) HP
3 5 (6.17%) Hummingbird
3 5 (6.17%) Meridio
3 5 (6.17%) OpenText
4 2 (2.47%) Google
4 2 (2.47%) hybris
5 1 (1.23%) Citrix
5 1 (1.23%) CyberArk
5 1 (1.23%) IBM
5 1 (1.23%) SAP
5 1 (1.23%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.23%) Splunk
5 1 (1.23%) Veeam
5 1 (1.23%) Veritas
5 1 (1.23%) VMware