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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Law
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 42 33 81
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +48
Contract jobs citing Law 31 67 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.66% 4.64% 0.15%
As % of the General category 8.03% 8.39% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £395 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.59% -7.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.73 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-10.72% -

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
386 799 739
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 45.52% 55.29% 55.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 372 385
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £300 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £585 £536
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Median hourly rate £52.17 £11.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+374.27% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £32.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.61% +45.55%

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 21 February 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Law.

1 56 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 49 (70.00%) Finance
3 17 (24.29%) Banking
3 17 (24.29%) SQL
4 13 (18.57%) Windows
5 11 (15.71%) Intel Security
5 11 (15.71%) SIEM
6 10 (14.29%) DNS
6 10 (14.29%) Cisco
7 9 (12.86%) RDBMS
7 9 (12.86%) Linux
7 9 (12.86%) Python
7 9 (12.86%) Relational Database
7 9 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (11.43%) F5
8 8 (11.43%) Use Case
8 8 (11.43%) CheckPoint
8 8 (11.43%) Active Directory
9 7 (10.00%) Unix
9 7 (10.00%) Software Testing
9 7 (10.00%) Skype for Business
9 7 (10.00%) Database Security
10 6 (8.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 6 (8.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 6 (8.57%) Network Security
10 6 (8.57%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (8.57%) Microsoft
10 6 (8.57%) Service Delivery
10 6 (8.57%) BIG-IP
11 5 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management

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 7 (10.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (4.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (4.29%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.43%) CMS
3 1 (1.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (4.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.43%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.29%) DNS
2 6 (8.57%) BIG-IP
2 6 (8.57%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (8.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 6 (8.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 6 (8.57%) Network Security
3 4 (5.71%) DHCP
3 4 (5.71%) Firewall
3 4 (5.71%) FTP
3 4 (5.71%) Skype
4 3 (4.29%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.43%) Internet
5 1 (1.43%) MPLS
5 1 (1.43%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.43%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.86%) RDBMS
1 9 (12.86%) Relational Database
2 4 (5.71%) DB2
3 3 (4.29%) Big Data
3 3 (4.29%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.86%) Gradle
1 2 (2.86%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.86%) Subversion
1 2 (2.86%) WinDbg
General
1 49 (70.00%) Finance
2 17 (24.29%) Banking
3 4 (5.71%) Retail
4 2 (2.86%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.86%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (32.86%) Consultant
2 19 (27.14%) Security Consultant
3 13 (18.57%) Analyst
4 12 (17.14%) Database Consultant
5 9 (12.86%) Developer
6 7 (10.00%) Network Consultant
6 7 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
6 7 (10.00%) SIEM Consultant
7 6 (8.57%) Network Security Consultant
7 6 (8.57%) Senior Network Consultant
8 5 (7.14%) Project Manager
8 5 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (7.14%) Senior Network Security Consultant
8 5 (7.14%) Senior Security Consultant
9 4 (5.71%) IT Analyst
9 4 (5.71%) Systems Analyst
10 3 (4.29%) Architect
10 3 (4.29%) IT Manager
10 3 (4.29%) Senior Systems Analyst
10 3 (4.29%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.71%) ISPF
2 3 (4.29%) .NET
3 2 (2.86%) AngularJS
3 2 (2.86%) CSS
3 2 (2.86%) CSS3
3 2 (2.86%) Hibernate
3 2 (2.86%) HTML
3 2 (2.86%) HTML5
3 2 (2.86%) JPA
3 2 (2.86%) jQuery
3 2 (2.86%) Node.js
3 2 (2.86%) React
3 2 (2.86%) RESTful
3 2 (2.86%) Sass
3 2 (2.86%) Spring
3 2 (2.86%) Spring Boot
4 1 (1.43%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 56 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 9 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.71%) Mainframe
4 3 (4.29%) Blackberry
4 3 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.29%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (2.86%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (2.86%) iSeries
5 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.86%) Tandem
6 1 (1.43%) Clustering
6 1 (1.43%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.43%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.43%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.43%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.57%) Windows
2 9 (12.86%) Linux
3 7 (10.00%) Unix
4 3 (4.29%) Windows 10
4 3 (4.29%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.29%) zOS
5 1 (1.43%) AIX
5 1 (1.43%) Android
5 1 (1.43%) HPUX
5 1 (1.43%) i5/OS
5 1 (1.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.71%) SIEM
2 8 (11.43%) Use Case
3 7 (10.00%) Database Security
3 7 (10.00%) Software Testing
4 6 (8.57%) Service Delivery
5 5 (7.14%) ITIL
5 5 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (5.71%) Data Centre Operations
6 4 (5.71%) ITSM
6 4 (5.71%) Problem Management
6 4 (5.71%) Service Management
7 3 (4.29%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.29%) Analytics
7 3 (4.29%) Big Data Analytics
7 3 (4.29%) Coaching
7 3 (4.29%) Data Analytics
7 3 (4.29%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.29%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (4.29%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (4.29%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 17 (24.29%) SQL
2 9 (12.86%) Python
3 5 (7.14%) Java
4 4 (5.71%) ES6
4 4 (5.71%) JCL
4 4 (5.71%) Perl
4 4 (5.71%) VBA
5 3 (4.29%) Bash Shell
5 3 (4.29%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (4.29%) CEH
1 3 (4.29%) CISSP
1 3 (4.29%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (11.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.71%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (5.71%) Time Sharing Option
2 4 (5.71%) XenApp
2 4 (5.71%) XenDesktop
3 2 (2.86%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.86%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.29%) SCCM
1 3 (4.29%) SCOM
1 3 (4.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 3 (4.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (2.86%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.43%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 11 (15.71%) Intel Security
2 10 (14.29%) Cisco
3 8 (11.43%) CheckPoint
3 8 (11.43%) F5
4 6 (8.57%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.71%) Blue Coat
5 4 (5.71%) CA
5 4 (5.71%) Citrix
5 4 (5.71%) IBM
5 4 (5.71%) Oracle
6 3 (4.29%) Splunk
6 3 (4.29%) Symantec
7 2 (2.86%) Infoblox
7 2 (2.86%) Varonis
7 2 (2.86%) VMware
8 1 (1.43%) AppDynamics
8 1 (1.43%) SAP
8 1 (1.43%) TIBCO