Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 144 170 202
Rank change year-on-year +26 +32 -1
Contract jobs citing Law 77 28 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.27% 0.51% 0.19%
As % of the General category 4.02% 1.49% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 20 6
South West median daily rate £369 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.67% +7.14% -26.32%
10th Percentile £268 £158 £239
90th Percentile £491 £576 £455
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
South West median hourly rate £32.65 - -
England median hourly rate £38.75 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +93.75% +14.29% +6.06%

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 1,915 1,876 1,740
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 31.70% 34.13% 29.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,219 1,264 1,245
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £290 £256 £250
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
England median daily rate £485 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 63 95
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.43% - -7.89%
10th Percentile £16.50 £12.76 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £49.25
England median hourly rate £23.50 £26.22 £23.50
% change year-on-year -10.37% +11.57% +2.17%

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 20 October 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Law in the South West over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 20 October 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 -10 22 £356 +1.79% 6
Wiltshire -1 20 £363 -32.87% 1
Somerset +13 19 £400 - 2
Gloucestershire +2 4 £405 - 5
Devon - 2 - - 1
Dorset - 2 - - 4
Cornwall - 1 - - 1
Law
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (16.88%) AngularJS
2 11 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 10 (12.99%) Finance
3 10 (12.99%) PHP
4 9 (11.69%) JavaScript
4 9 (11.69%) Security Cleared
4 9 (11.69%) Laravel
5 8 (10.39%) Windows
5 8 (10.39%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (9.09%) C#
6 7 (9.09%) Data Centre
6 7 (9.09%) Programme Delivery
7 6 (7.79%) Single Sign-On
7 6 (7.79%) Security Hardening
7 6 (7.79%) Infrastructure Management
7 6 (7.79%) Line Management
7 6 (7.79%) OO
7 6 (7.79%) E-Commerce
7 6 (7.79%) ERP
7 6 (7.79%) CISSP
7 6 (7.79%) Banking
7 6 (7.79%) Management Information System
7 6 (7.79%) Manufacturing
7 6 (7.79%) Supplier Management
7 6 (7.79%) Data Protection
8 5 (6.49%) Web Development
8 5 (6.49%) Legal
8 5 (6.49%) Python
8 5 (6.49%) HTML
8 5 (6.49%) SQL

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 (1.30%) Confluence
1 1 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.60%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Shopify
2 2 (2.60%) Magento
3 1 (1.30%) Elite 3E
3 1 (1.30%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.60%) SaaS
2 1 (1.30%) Firebase
2 1 (1.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.30%) BGP
1 1 (1.30%) Bluetooth
1 1 (1.30%) DHCP
1 1 (1.30%) DNS
1 1 (1.30%) Firewall
1 1 (1.30%) Internet
1 1 (1.30%) IPv6
1 1 (1.30%) OSPF
1 1 (1.30%) SNMP
1 1 (1.30%) Spanning Tree
1 1 (1.30%) VLAN
1 1 (1.30%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.19%) MySQL
2 3 (3.90%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.30%) MariaDB
3 1 (1.30%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Selenium
2 1 (1.30%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.30%) CMake
2 1 (1.30%) Gerrit
2 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.30%) Jasmine
2 1 (1.30%) JIRA
2 1 (1.30%) NUnit
2 1 (1.30%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.30%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (12.99%) Finance
2 6 (7.79%) Banking
2 6 (7.79%) Manufacturing
3 5 (6.49%) Legal
4 4 (5.19%) Retail
5 1 (1.30%) Billing
5 1 (1.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (37.66%) Developer
2 17 (22.08%) Analyst
3 9 (11.69%) Business Analyst
3 9 (11.69%) Consultant
4 7 (9.09%) Commercial Manager
5 6 (7.79%) Security Consultant
6 4 (5.19%) Full Stack Developer
6 4 (5.19%) Project Manager
7 3 (3.90%) Angular Developer
7 3 (3.90%) PHP Developer
7 3 (3.90%) QA Analyst
7 3 (3.90%) Web Developer
8 2 (2.60%) Full Stack Web Developer
8 2 (2.60%) Help Desk Analyst
8 2 (2.60%) Magento Developer
8 2 (2.60%) Software Engineer
8 2 (2.60%) Splunk Consultant
8 2 (2.60%) Splunk Engineer
8 2 (2.60%) Supply Chain Analyst
8 2 (2.60%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.88%) AngularJS
2 9 (11.69%) Laravel
3 5 (6.49%) HTML
3 5 (6.49%) React
4 4 (5.19%) .NET
4 4 (5.19%) Angular 2
4 4 (5.19%) CSS
4 4 (5.19%) Node.js
5 2 (2.60%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.60%) CSS3
5 2 (2.60%) HTML5
5 2 (2.60%) jQuery
5 2 (2.60%) Middleware
5 2 (2.60%) Qt
6 1 (1.30%) Dojo
6 1 (1.30%) J2EE
6 1 (1.30%) JSON
6 1 (1.30%) SOAP
6 1 (1.30%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.79%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.19%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.60%) Clustering
4 2 (2.60%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.30%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (1.30%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.30%) NHS
5 1 (1.30%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.39%) Windows
2 4 (5.19%) Linux
3 3 (3.90%) Windows 10
3 3 (3.90%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.60%) Windows 8
4 2 (2.60%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.30%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 8 (10.39%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (9.09%) Programme Delivery
4 6 (7.79%) Data Protection
4 6 (7.79%) E-Commerce
4 6 (7.79%) ERP
4 6 (7.79%) Infrastructure Management
4 6 (7.79%) Line Management
4 6 (7.79%) OO
4 6 (7.79%) Security Hardening
4 6 (7.79%) Supplier Management
5 5 (6.49%) OO PHP
5 5 (6.49%) Web Development
6 4 (5.19%) Document Management
6 4 (5.19%) Front End Development
7 3 (3.90%) API Testing
7 3 (3.90%) BDD
7 3 (3.90%) Test Automation
7 3 (3.90%) Test Scripting
8 2 (2.60%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.99%) PHP
2 9 (11.69%) JavaScript
3 7 (9.09%) C#
4 5 (6.49%) Python
4 5 (6.49%) SQL
5 3 (3.90%) Bash Shell
5 3 (3.90%) C++
6 2 (2.60%) Go
6 2 (2.60%) Java
7 1 (1.30%) C
7 1 (1.30%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.30%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.30%) Kotlin
7 1 (1.30%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (11.69%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.79%) CISSP
3 3 (3.90%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.60%) CCNA
4 2 (2.60%) CCNP
4 2 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.30%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.19%) GDPR
2 3 (3.90%) QA
3 1 (1.30%) BS25999
3 1 (1.30%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 2 (2.60%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.60%) Docker
2 1 (1.30%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (7.79%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.30%) Ansible
2 1 (1.30%) Kibana
2 1 (1.30%) Puppet
2 1 (1.30%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (5.19%) iManage
1 4 (5.19%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.90%) OpenText
2 3 (3.90%) Splunk
3 2 (2.60%) HP
3 2 (2.60%) Hummingbird
3 2 (2.60%) Meridio
3 2 (2.60%) WooCommerce
4 1 (1.30%) Aderant
4 1 (1.30%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.30%) Cisco
4 1 (1.30%) CyberArk
4 1 (1.30%) Google
4 1 (1.30%) Intapp
4 1 (1.30%) Interwoven
4 1 (1.30%) Juniper
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle
4 1 (1.30%) ServiceNow