The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 62 80 78
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -2
Contract jobs citing Legal 10 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.10% 0.80% 0.89%
As % of the General category 3.11% 1.45% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 8
Median daily rate £311 £475 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.63% -1.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £472 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £542 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £12.00 £17.17
% change year-on-year
+150.00% -30.10%
Legal
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
322 830 795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 35.54% 55.48% 54.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 361 407
Median daily rate £430 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £274 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 5
Median hourly rate £30.50 £16.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.84% +50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.34 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-15.12% +10.00%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Legal Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Legal
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Legal 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 Legal.

1 13 (65.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Banking
2 6 (30.00%) Asset Management
3 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.00%) CAD
4 3 (15.00%) Project Management
4 3 (15.00%) Migration
4 3 (15.00%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (15.00%) Degree
4 3 (15.00%) Project Governance
4 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (10.00%) 3D Printing
5 2 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (10.00%) Fund Accounting
5 2 (10.00%) Prototyping
5 2 (10.00%) Process Improvement
5 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (10.00%) Rapid Prototyping
5 2 (10.00%) VMware
5 2 (10.00%) thinkFolio
5 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (10.00%) Electronics
5 2 (10.00%) Financial Institution

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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 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) thinkFolio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) PowerPivot
2 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.00%) Grunt
1 1 (5.00%) gulp
1 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 13 (65.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Electronics
3 2 (10.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.00%) Law
4 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Audit Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Copywriter
4 1 (5.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) IT Audit Manager
4 1 (5.00%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.00%) IT Support
4 1 (5.00%) IT Trainer
4 1 (5.00%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Trainer
4 1 (5.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Ajax
1 1 (5.00%) CSS
1 1 (5.00%) CSS3
1 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
1 1 (5.00%) HTML5
1 1 (5.00%) LESS
1 1 (5.00%) Spring
1 1 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (5.00%) XML
1 1 (5.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) 3D Printing
3 1 (5.00%) Copywriting
3 1 (5.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.00%) e-Learning
3 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.00%) PMI
3 1 (5.00%) User Experience
3 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Asset Management
2 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (15.00%) CAD
3 3 (15.00%) Migration
3 3 (15.00%) Project Governance
3 3 (15.00%) Project Management
3 3 (15.00%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) ETL
4 2 (10.00%) Fund Accounting
4 2 (10.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (10.00%) Prototyping
4 2 (10.00%) Rapid Prototyping
4 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Business Development
5 1 (5.00%) Content Management
5 1 (5.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Charles River
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.00%) Ab Initio
3 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.00%) F5
3 1 (5.00%) NetApp
3 1 (5.00%) OpenText