The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Law over the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Law
England / West Midlands
Rank 111 119 103
Rank change year-on-year +8 -16  
Contract jobs citing Law 5 11 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.22% 0.41% 0.77%
As % of the General category 0.73% 1.62% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 18
Median daily rate £525 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.48% -8.82%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £424 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +9.35% +10.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.84
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -15.15% -  

Law is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 681 678 741
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 29.84% 25.45% 30.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 392 376
Median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 24 63
Median hourly rate £24.50 £20.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.50% -31.03%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £12.20 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.80 £39.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -16.92% +30.00%  

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Law as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Law in the West Midlands

Law
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Law in the West Midlands

Law
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Law in the West Midlands

Law
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -3 4 - - 4
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Law.

1 3 (25.00%) Project Management
1 3 (25.00%) Change Management
1 3 (25.00%) Legal
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Software Asset Management
2 2 (16.67%) Private Cloud
2 2 (16.67%) Contract Management
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Practice Management
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Adobe
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (8.33%) PMI
3 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (8.33%) DSL
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) VBA
3 1 (8.33%) MS Project
3 1 (8.33%) MS Office
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (8.33%) MS Access
3 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (8.33%) HTTP
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) DNS

Law
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (8.33%) Kentico
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Project
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) DSL
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MS Access
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Bitbucket
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 3 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Data Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Data Migration Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Migration Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Procurement Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Implementation Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support
3 1 (8.33%) Project Implementation Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Report Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) SOC Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Private Cloud
2 1 (8.33%) CMDB
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (8.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (8.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Change Management
1 3 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 2 (16.67%) Contract Management
2 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Practice Management
2 2 (16.67%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Document Management
3 1 (8.33%) Email Filtering
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security
3 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (8.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe
2 1 (8.33%) LANDesk
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