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Eversheds Sutherland diversity statistics in the UK

Please find below our UK LLP statistics as of October 2018:

Key:

Job Family 6 - Partner
Job Family 5 - Principal Associate
Job Family 4 - Senior Associate
Job Family 3 - Associate
Job Family 2 - Trainee Solicitor
Job Family 1

Age

AgeJob Family 6Job Family 5JobFamily 4Job Family 3Job Family 2Job Family 1Total
Under 18 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
18 to 24 Years 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 1.71% 20.33% 25.05% 9.85%
25 to 34 Years 0.32% 9.91% 40.65% 64.19% 51.67% 23.47% 37.73%
35 to 44 Years 33.65% 59.46% 42.28% 22.64% 15.04% 17.16% 27.74%
45 to 54 Years 54.17% 23.42% 13.55% 8.99% 8.77% 21.50% 18.27%
55 to 64 Years 11.54% 5.71% 3.52% 2.17% 4.18% 12.03% 6.00%
Over 65 Years 0.32% 1.50% 0.00% 0.31% 0.00% 0.79% 0.42%
Grand total 100.00% 100.00% 100.00% 100.00% 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%


Gender

GenderJob Family 6Job Family 5JobFamily 4Job Family 3Job Family 2Job Family 1Total
Female 26.60% 59.16% 62.60% 65.74% 65.74% 84.06% 63.57%
Male 73.40% 40.84% 37.40% 34.26% 34.26% 15.94% 36.43%
Grand total 100.00% 100.00% 100.00% 100.00% 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%


Ethnicity

EthnicityJob Family 6Job Family 5JobFamily 4Job Family 3Job Family 2Job Family 1Total
White 87.82% 91.29% 87.80% 82.02% 79.25% 83.86% 84.09%
Asian 3.21% 3.90% 5.15% 10.08% 10.31% 5.12% 7.18%
Black 0.64% 0.30% 1.08% 1.40% 2.65% 4.13% 1.94%
Mixed 0.64% 0.00% 0.54%

1.24%

1.67% 1.38% 1.07%
Other 0.96% 0.30% 1.08% 1.86% 2.51% 2.95% 1.84%
Not stated 2.24% 0.60% 0.27% 0.47% 0.14% 0.59% 0.59%
Prefer not to say 4.49% 3.60% 4.07% 2.95% 3.48% 1.97% 3.29%
Grand total 100.00% 100.00% 100.00% 100.00% 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%


Disability

Job Family 6Job Family 5JobFamily 4Job Family 3Job Family 2Job Family 1Total
Yes 1.92% 0.90% 0.27% 1.40% 1.95% 1.57% 1.42%
No 83.01% 91.89% 97.29% 98.14% 96.80% 92.52% 94.35%
Prefer not to say 4.17% 3.00% 0.54% 0.47% 0.56% 2.17% 1.49%
Not stated 10.90% 4.20% 1.90% 0.00% 0.70% 3.74% 2.74%
Grand total 100.00% 100.00% 100.00% 100.00% 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%


Religion/Faith

Religion/FaithJob Family 6Job Family 5JobFamily 4Job Family 3Job Family 2Job Family 1Total
Buddhist 0.32% 0.00% 0.00% 0.16% 0.28% 0.00% 0.14%
Christian 35.90% 34.23% 34.15% 31.47% 30.36% 32.87% 32.58%
Hindu 0.00% 0.30% 1.63% 1.71% 1.25% 0.20% 0.97%
Jewish 1.25% 0.30% 1.08% 0.31% 0.28% 0.20% 0.49%
Muslim 0.64% 0.60% 0.27% 1.40% 4.87% 2.36% 2.11%
Sikh 1.60% 0.90% 1.08% 2.33% 2.51% 1.38% 1.80%
No religion 4.15% 3.30% 2.98% 2.33% 4.46%

3.94%

3.54%
Other 2.88% 2.10% 6.23% 11.01% 16.57% 12.01% 10.05%
Prefer not to say 4.49% 6.61% 5.96% 7.13% 9.19% 6.50% 7.04%
Grand total 51.28% 48.35% 53.39% 57.83% 69.78% 59.45% 58.72%


Sexual orientation

Sexual OrientationJob Family 6Job Family 5JobFamily 4Job Family 3Job Family 2Job Family 1Total
Hetero-sexual 59.94%

57.36%

58.27% 66.82% 72.84% 64.57% 64.99%
Gay 1.28% 1.50% 0.81% 1.55% 2.65% 1.38% 1.66%
Lesbian 0.00% 0.00% 0.27% 0.16% 0.28% 0.59% 0.24%
Bisexual 0.00% 0.30% 0.27% 0.31% 1.67% 1.18% 0.76%
Prefer not to say 8.01% 13.51% 16.26% 7.60% 10.17% 13.78% 11.16%
Not stated 30.77% 27.33% 24.12% 23.57% 12.26% 18.50% 21.14%
Grand total 100.00% 100.00% 100.00% 100.00% 99.86% 100.00% 99.97%


% of UK maternity returners

Returned3 months6 months9 months12 months
2009 95.00% 95.00% 90.00% 85.00% 85.00%
2010 75.84% 71.14% 70.47% 69.13% 61.74%
2011 85.94% 80.47% 76.56% 74.22% 71.88%
2012 85.57% 83.51% 82.47% 81.44% 74.23%
2013 86.46% 78.13% 78.13% 73.96% 67.71%
2014 90.00% 85.00% 82.50% 80.00% 80.00%
2015 88.57% 85.71% 84.29% 78.57% 72.86%
2016
92.86% 87.06% 85.88%
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