Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 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
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 189 191
Rank change year-on-year +89 +2 -1
Contract jobs citing Law 101 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.00% 0.25% 0.29%
As % of the General category 6.06% 0.77% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 10
South West median daily rate £350 £400 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +42.86% -41.05%
England median daily rate £450 £450 £415
% change year-on-year - +8.43% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
South West median hourly rate - £14.00 -
England median hourly rate £37.50 £14.37 £16.50
% change year-on-year +161.05% -12.94% -

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 1,666 1,693 1,821
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 32.95% 32.67% 30.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,025 1,170 1,261
South West median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £277 £242 £250
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 69 114
South West median hourly rate £30.00 £38.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.08% -8.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £14.00 £15.40 £21.10
90th Percentile £49.50 £48.75 £57.00
England median hourly rate £26.78 £25.00 £26.83
% change year-on-year +7.10% -6.82% +19.24%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +29 39 £450 +63.64% 8
Somerset - 15 £200 - 4
Wiltshire - 15 - - 2
Devon - 7 £150 -
Dorset - 5 - - 1
Law
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 18 (17.82%) Finance
2 15 (14.85%) Data Protection
3 14 (13.86%) Windows
4 13 (12.87%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (11.88%) Software Engineering
5 12 (11.88%) SQL
5 12 (11.88%) SaaS
6 11 (10.89%) AngularJS
6 11 (10.89%) Microsoft Office
6 11 (10.89%) GDPR
7 10 (9.90%) JavaScript
7 10 (9.90%) ITIL
7 10 (9.90%) Windows 7
8 9 (8.91%) Security Cleared
8 9 (8.91%) BS25999
8 9 (8.91%) Business Continuity
9 8 (7.92%) Legal
9 8 (7.92%) CISSP
9 8 (7.92%) CSS
9 8 (7.92%) HTML
9 8 (7.92%) jQuery
9 8 (7.92%) Technical Architecture
9 8 (7.92%) PaaS
9 8 (7.92%) IaaS
10 7 (6.93%) Data Centre
10 7 (6.93%) C#
10 7 (6.93%) .NET
10 7 (6.93%) Blackberry
10 7 (6.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 7 (6.93%) Programme Delivery

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 7 (6.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (1.98%) CMS
2 2 (1.98%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.99%) Confluence
3 1 (0.99%) Liferay
3 1 (0.99%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (10.89%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.99%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.88%) SaaS
2 8 (7.92%) IaaS
2 8 (7.92%) PaaS
3 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.96%) Office 365
4 1 (0.99%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.98%) Bluetooth
1 2 (1.98%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.99%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.99%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.96%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.98%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.98%) MySQL
3 2 (1.98%) Power BI
3 2 (1.98%) SAP BW
3 2 (1.98%) SAP HANA
3 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.99%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (0.99%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (1.98%) NUnit
2 1 (0.99%) Grunt
2 1 (0.99%) JIRA
2 1 (0.99%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (17.82%) Finance
2 8 (7.92%) Legal
3 6 (5.94%) Banking
4 2 (1.98%) Retail
5 1 (0.99%) Back Office
5 1 (0.99%) Electronics
5 1 (0.99%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.99%) Marketing
5 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (28.71%) Developer
2 27 (26.73%) Analyst
3 17 (16.83%) Business Analyst
4 12 (11.88%) Architect
5 10 (9.90%) Consultant
6 8 (7.92%) Technical Architect
7 7 (6.93%) Security Consultant
7 7 (6.93%) Service Analyst
7 7 (6.93%) Service Desk Analyst
8 6 (5.94%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
8 6 (5.94%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
8 6 (5.94%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (5.94%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
9 5 (4.95%) Java Developer
10 4 (3.96%) CRM Analyst
10 4 (3.96%) CRM Business Analyst
10 4 (3.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 4 (3.96%) GDPR Business Analyst
10 4 (3.96%) Help Desk Support
10 4 (3.96%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.89%) AngularJS
2 8 (7.92%) CSS
2 8 (7.92%) HTML
2 8 (7.92%) jQuery
3 7 (6.93%) .NET
4 5 (4.95%) ASP.NET
4 5 (4.95%) Node.js
4 5 (4.95%) React
4 5 (4.95%) Spring
5 4 (3.96%) Hibernate
6 3 (2.97%) D3.js
6 3 (2.97%) Ember.js
7 2 (1.98%) Pandas
7 2 (1.98%) REST
7 2 (1.98%) SQLAlchemy
7 2 (1.98%) Vue (Vue.js)
8 1 (0.99%) .NET Core
8 1 (0.99%) Angular 2
8 1 (0.99%) MEAN Stack
8 1 (0.99%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.93%) Blackberry
1 7 (6.93%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.94%) iPhone
3 5 (4.95%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (3.96%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.97%) User Experience
6 2 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.98%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.99%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.99%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.99%) NHS
7 1 (0.99%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.86%) Windows
2 10 (9.90%) Windows 7
3 4 (3.96%) Linux
3 4 (3.96%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.97%) Windows 8
4 3 (2.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.98%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.99%) Android
6 1 (0.99%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.99%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.99%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (14.85%) Data Protection
2 13 (12.87%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (11.88%) Software Engineering
4 10 (9.90%) ITIL
5 9 (8.91%) Business Continuity
6 8 (7.92%) Technical Architecture
7 7 (6.93%) Programme Delivery
8 6 (5.94%) Business Analysis
8 6 (5.94%) Security Hardening
8 6 (5.94%) Service Desk Management
8 6 (5.94%) Ticket Management
9 5 (4.95%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (4.95%) Information Management
10 4 (3.96%) CRM
10 4 (3.96%) Document Management
10 4 (3.96%) Information Security
10 4 (3.96%) Migration
10 4 (3.96%) Personalization
10 4 (3.96%) Project Management
10 4 (3.96%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (11.88%) SQL
2 10 (9.90%) JavaScript
3 7 (6.93%) C#
4 6 (5.94%) Java
5 5 (4.95%) Go
6 4 (3.96%) C
7 2 (1.98%) Python
8 1 (0.99%) Embedded C
8 1 (0.99%) Java 8
8 1 (0.99%) PHP
8 1 (0.99%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (8.91%) Security Cleared
2 8 (7.92%) CISSP
3 6 (5.94%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.98%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.98%) CISM
4 2 (1.98%) ISEB
4 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.99%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.99%) CCNP
5 1 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.99%) MCDST
5 1 (0.99%) MCSE
5 1 (0.99%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.89%) GDPR
2 9 (8.91%) BS25999
3 6 (5.94%) SLA
4 1 (0.99%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (3.96%) Active Directory
1 4 (3.96%) Docker
2 1 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.98%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.99%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.99%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.99%) SCCM
2 1 (0.99%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (5.94%) Microsoft
1 6 (5.94%) SAP
2 5 (4.95%) HP
3 4 (3.96%) Google
3 4 (3.96%) iManage
4 3 (2.97%) Hummingbird
4 3 (2.97%) Meridio
4 3 (2.97%) OpenText
5 2 (1.98%) hybris
5 2 (1.98%) Micro Focus
5 2 (1.98%) Nintex
6 1 (0.99%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.99%) Cisco
6 1 (0.99%) Citrix
6 1 (0.99%) Cognos
6 1 (0.99%) IBM
6 1 (0.99%) Reuters
6 1 (0.99%) Veeam
6 1 (0.99%) Veritas
6 1 (0.99%) VMware