The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Law over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Law
Rank 29 67 77
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +10
Contract jobs citing Law 67 23 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.71% 1.38% 0.17%
As % of the General category 11.02% 2.03% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £475
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -15.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
Law
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

General Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
608 1135 571
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 51.79% 68.09% 48.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 571 289
Median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 6
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% +95.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Law as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Law Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Law
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Law across the Edinburgh region.

Law Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Law
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Law Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Law.

1 108 (76.60%) Finance
2 100 (70.92%) Data Centre
3 42 (29.79%) Banking
4 38 (26.95%) Unix
5 32 (22.70%) Migration
5 32 (22.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 29 (20.57%) Solaris
6 29 (20.57%) Retail
7 27 (19.15%) Retail Banking
8 26 (18.44%) Software Testing
9 25 (17.73%) Clustering
10 24 (17.02%) Veritas
11 20 (14.18%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 20 (14.18%) Veritas File System
11 20 (14.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 19 (13.48%) Windows
13 15 (10.64%) Supplier Management
13 15 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (8.51%) MS Project
15 11 (7.80%) Service Management
15 11 (7.80%) Billing
16 10 (7.09%) Service Delivery
16 10 (7.09%) ITIL
16 10 (7.09%) Cisco
17 8 (5.67%) Mainframe
17 8 (5.67%) EMC
18 7 (4.96%) Telecoms
18 7 (4.96%) IBM
18 7 (4.96%) Microsoft
18 7 (4.96%) Active Directory

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 6 (4.26%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.42%) IIS
2 2 (1.42%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.42%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.71%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (8.51%) MS Project
2 6 (4.26%) MS Office
3 3 (2.13%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.13%) Open Workbench
4 2 (1.42%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.13%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.26%) FTP
1 6 (4.26%) LAN
1 6 (4.26%) WAN
2 5 (3.55%) Internet
3 4 (2.84%) Firewall
3 4 (2.84%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (2.13%) SAN
5 2 (1.42%) BGP
5 2 (1.42%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (1.42%) DHCP
5 2 (1.42%) DNS
5 2 (1.42%) EIGRP
5 2 (1.42%) MPLS
5 2 (1.42%) MRTG
5 2 (1.42%) OSPF
5 2 (1.42%) Spanning Tree
5 2 (1.42%) VLAN
5 2 (1.42%) VoIP
5 2 (1.42%) WAAS
5 2 (1.42%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.13%) DB2
2 3 (2.13%) DB2 UDB
2 3 (2.13%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.71%) Data Mart
3 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.71%) LoadRunner
1 1 (0.71%) SilkTest
General
1 108 (76.60%) Finance
2 42 (29.79%) Banking
3 29 (20.57%) Retail
4 27 (19.15%) Retail Banking
5 11 (7.80%) Billing
6 7 (4.96%) Telecoms
7 6 (4.26%) Legal
8 2 (1.42%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.42%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 53 (37.59%) Analyst
2 18 (12.77%) Project Manager
3 15 (10.64%) Consultant
3 15 (10.64%) Financial Analyst
3 15 (10.64%) PMO Analyst
4 14 (9.93%) Business Analyst
5 13 (9.22%) Administrator
5 13 (9.22%) Change Analyst
6 11 (7.80%) Unix Consultant
7 10 (7.09%) Developer
8 9 (6.38%) Banking Analyst
9 8 (5.67%) Service Analyst
9 8 (5.67%) Solaris Consultant
10 7 (4.96%) Project Analyst
10 7 (4.96%) Systems Administrator
10 7 (4.96%) Telephony Analyst
11 6 (4.26%) Architect
11 6 (4.26%) IT Manager
11 6 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (4.26%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.26%) ISPF
2 2 (1.42%) Node.js
3 1 (0.71%) COM
3 1 (0.71%) React
3 1 (0.71%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 100 (70.92%) Data Centre
2 25 (17.73%) Clustering
3 15 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.67%) Mainframe
5 6 (4.26%) iSeries
5 6 (4.26%) Tandem
6 2 (1.42%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.42%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.71%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 38 (26.95%) Unix
2 29 (20.57%) Solaris
3 19 (13.48%) Windows
4 6 (4.26%) Linux
5 4 (2.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.13%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.42%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.42%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.71%) AIX
8 1 (0.71%) HPUX
8 1 (0.71%) i5/OS
8 1 (0.71%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (22.70%) Migration
1 32 (22.70%) Stakeholder Management
2 26 (18.44%) Software Testing
3 15 (10.64%) Supplier Management
4 11 (7.80%) Service Management
5 10 (7.09%) ITIL
5 10 (7.09%) Service Delivery
6 5 (3.55%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (3.55%) Data Modelling
6 5 (3.55%) Demand Management
6 5 (3.55%) ETL
6 5 (3.55%) PRINCE2
7 4 (2.84%) Business Continuity
7 4 (2.84%) Data Architecture
7 4 (2.84%) Data Centre Operations
7 4 (2.84%) Data Mapping
7 4 (2.84%) Dimensional Modelling
7 4 (2.84%) ITSM
7 4 (2.84%) Problem Management
7 4 (2.84%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.26%) JCL
2 5 (3.55%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.84%) SQL
4 2 (1.42%) ES6
5 1 (0.71%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (0.71%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.71%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 20 (14.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 20 (14.18%) Veritas File System
1 20 (14.18%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 7 (4.96%) Active Directory
3 6 (4.26%) Time Sharing Option
4 4 (2.84%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (2.84%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (2.13%) XenApp
5 3 (2.13%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.84%) SCOM
2 3 (2.13%) SCCM
3 2 (1.42%) Oracle Identity Management
3 2 (1.42%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (1.42%) SCOrch
3 2 (1.42%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (1.42%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (1.42%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.42%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 24 (17.02%) Veritas
2 10 (7.09%) Cisco
3 8 (5.67%) EMC
4 7 (4.96%) IBM
4 7 (4.96%) Microsoft
5 6 (4.26%) Oracle
6 4 (2.84%) Citrix
6 4 (2.84%) Planview
7 3 (2.13%) Niku
8 2 (1.42%) CA
8 2 (1.42%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.42%) HP
8 2 (1.42%) NetIQ
8 2 (1.42%) Symantec
8 2 (1.42%) Veeam
8 2 (1.42%) VMware
9 1 (0.71%) Cognos
9 1 (0.71%) IBM Sterling