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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Law over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank 68 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Law 16 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.08% - -
As % of the General category 1.60% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £388 £275
% change year-on-year
+1.93% +40.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%
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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
1002 598 520
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 67.79% 46.94% 54.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 512 312 247
Average daily rate £380 £413 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.87% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 15
Average hourly rate £10.30 £10.50 £10.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.90% -2.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £8.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.68 £11.00 £21.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.75 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-1.09% -1.98%

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Law across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Law also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Law.

1 23 (76.67%) Finance
2 21 (70.00%) Data Centre
3 11 (36.67%) Migration
4 9 (30.00%) UNIX
5 8 (26.67%) Solaris
5 8 (26.67%) Veritas
5 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (26.67%) Clustering
5 8 (26.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 8 (26.67%) Veritas File System
5 8 (26.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (13.33%) Capacity Management
6 4 (13.33%) Incident Management
6 4 (13.33%) Change Management
6 4 (13.33%) Banking
7 3 (10.00%) Windows
7 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (10.00%) IIS
7 3 (10.00%) Web Services
8 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
8 2 (6.67%) Project Management
8 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
8 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
8 2 (6.67%) Financial Analysis
9 1 (3.33%) F5
9 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
9 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Management
9 1 (3.33%) Retail Banking
9 1 (3.33%) Load Balancing
9 1 (3.33%) Data Integration

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Law also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Law. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.00%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) DNS
1 1 (3.33%) Intranet
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
1 1 (3.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.33%) PowerCenter
General
1 23 (76.67%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Consultant
2 6 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
3 5 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 5 (16.67%) Programme Manager
4 4 (13.33%) Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Administrator
4 4 (13.33%) UNIX Consultant
4 4 (13.33%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Solaris Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) UNIX Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Management Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Contracts Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (70.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (26.67%) Clustering
3 1 (3.33%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) UNIX
2 8 (26.67%) Solaris
3 3 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Migration
2 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (13.33%) Incident Management
3 4 (13.33%) Change Management
3 4 (13.33%) Capacity Management
4 2 (6.67%) Financial Analysis
4 2 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (3.33%) Service Management
5 1 (3.33%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.33%) SOA
5 1 (3.33%) ETL
5 1 (3.33%) Business Continuity
5 1 (3.33%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.33%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 8 (26.67%) Veritas File System
1 8 (26.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Veritas
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Informatica
3 1 (3.33%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco
3 1 (3.33%) Sophos
3 1 (3.33%) Teradata
3 1 (3.33%) F5