Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 193 137
Rank change year-on-year +19 -56 +24
Contract jobs citing Law 10 13 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.21% 0.71%
As % of the General category 0.73% 0.71% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 12
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £369 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.47% -18.06% +22.03%
10th Percentile £250 £280 £303
90th Percentile £418 £477 £571
England median daily rate £425 £403 £400
% change year-on-year +5.59% +0.63% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
West Midlands median hourly rate - - £27.50
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 West Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1375 1820 1629
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 28.41% 29.52% 33.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 840 1129 957
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £219 £250 £245
90th Percentile £563 £575 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £433
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 64 111
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.50 £17.63 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +73.05% -38.16% -9.52%
10th Percentile £13.56 £10.68 £12.35
90th Percentile £45.48 £42.43 £43.75
England median hourly rate £25.50 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +2.00% - +13.64%

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Law as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

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 Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Law in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Law in the West Midlands

Law
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 21 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
Birmingham +8 8 £400 -5.88% 1
Coventry +16 1 - -
Staffordshire +11 1 £250 -28.57%
Law
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Law.

1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (40.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) BMC
2 3 (30.00%) MCSE
2 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (30.00%) ITSM
2 3 (30.00%) Remedy
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (30.00%) Document Management
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (30.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (30.00%) Office 365
3 2 (20.00%) Data Governance
3 2 (20.00%) Project Governance
3 2 (20.00%) Legal
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (10.00%) Reuters
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (10.00%) PMP
4 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management

Law
Co-occurring 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 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
1 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Azure Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Risk Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Test Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Document Management
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) ITSM
2 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) Data Governance
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) Project Governance
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Case Management
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Practice Management
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (10.00%) Wealth Management
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) MCSE
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CIPD
2 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (10.00%) PMP
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) BMC
1 3 (30.00%) Remedy
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Reuters
3 1 (10.00%) Workday