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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 79 80 78
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing Legal 14 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.13% 0.74% 0.63%
As % of the General category 2.08% 1.09% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 7
Median daily rate £425 £360 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% -15.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £215 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £385
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -47.36%
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
673 1098 605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 54.23% 67.90% 47.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 543 317
Median daily rate £425 £380 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% -7.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £384
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 9
Median hourly rate - £10.50 £10.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Legal across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Legal Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 July 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 28 (70.00%) Finance
2 18 (45.00%) Migration
2 18 (45.00%) PowerShell
3 15 (37.50%) Linux
3 15 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 15 (37.50%) Configuration Management
4 14 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (35.00%) PaaS
5 12 (30.00%) Ansible
5 12 (30.00%) Docker
6 11 (27.50%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (27.50%) DevOps
6 11 (27.50%) Octopus Deploy
6 11 (27.50%) TeamCity
6 11 (27.50%) Splunk
6 11 (27.50%) MSBuild
6 11 (27.50%) Puppet
6 11 (27.50%) Jenkins
6 11 (27.50%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 10 (25.00%) Windows
7 10 (25.00%) Windows Server
8 9 (22.50%) Python
8 9 (22.50%) Perl
8 9 (22.50%) Banking
8 9 (22.50%) Bourne shell
8 9 (22.50%) Ruby
9 8 (20.00%) Korn
9 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development

Legal
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 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (2.50%) CMS
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.50%) MS Office
2 3 (7.50%) MS Project
2 3 (7.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 14 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 14 (35.00%) PaaS
2 8 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.00%) IaaS
4 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 11 (27.50%) Jenkins
1 11 (27.50%) MSBuild
1 11 (27.50%) Octopus Deploy
1 11 (27.50%) TeamCity
2 3 (7.50%) JIRA
3 1 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.50%) Hudson
3 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.50%) Travis CI
General
1 28 (70.00%) Finance
2 9 (22.50%) Banking
3 5 (12.50%) Law
3 5 (12.50%) Retail
4 4 (10.00%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.50%) International Banking
5 1 (2.50%) Marketing
5 1 (2.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (17.50%) Analyst
1 7 (17.50%) Architect
1 7 (17.50%) Azure Architect
1 7 (17.50%) Cloud Architect
1 7 (17.50%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
1 7 (17.50%) Infrastructure Architect
1 7 (17.50%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (10.00%) AWS Architect
2 4 (10.00%) AWS DevOps
2 4 (10.00%) Azure DevOps
2 4 (10.00%) Change Analyst
2 4 (10.00%) Consultant
2 4 (10.00%) DevOps Architect
2 4 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (10.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 4 (10.00%) Server Consultant
2 4 (10.00%) Windows Consultant
3 3 (7.50%) Banking Analyst
3 3 (7.50%) IT Audit Manager
3 3 (7.50%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) REST
2 1 (2.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (10.00%) Credit Risk
1 4 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (10.00%) Market Risk
2 3 (7.50%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.50%) Copywriting
3 1 (2.50%) Cybercrime
3 1 (2.50%) EMC VNX
3 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.50%) Taxonomies
3 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (37.50%) Linux
2 10 (25.00%) Windows
2 10 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (15.00%) Windows 10
3 6 (15.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) Migration
2 15 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 11 (27.50%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (27.50%) DevOps
4 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 4 (10.00%) API Development
6 4 (10.00%) API Integration
6 4 (10.00%) Asset Management
6 4 (10.00%) ITIL
6 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 4 (10.00%) Scrum
6 4 (10.00%) Security Patching
7 3 (7.50%) Internal Audit
7 3 (7.50%) IT Audit
7 3 (7.50%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.50%) TOGAF
8 2 (5.00%) Content Management
8 2 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (45.00%) PowerShell
2 9 (22.50%) Bourne shell
2 9 (22.50%) Perl
2 9 (22.50%) Python
2 9 (22.50%) Ruby
3 8 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 8 (20.00%) C++
3 8 (20.00%) Java
3 8 (20.00%) Korn
4 5 (12.50%) C#
4 5 (12.50%) SQL
5 4 (10.00%) VBScript
6 1 (2.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) ISEB
2 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) VCAP
2 1 (2.50%) VCP6
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) PCI DSS
1 4 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.50%) RMADS
3 1 (2.50%) SEPA
System Software
1 12 (30.00%) Docker
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (30.00%) Ansible
2 11 (27.50%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (27.50%) Puppet
3 4 (10.00%) SCCM
4 1 (2.50%) CFEngine
4 1 (2.50%) vRealize
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Splunk
2 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (12.50%) VMware
4 4 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (10.00%) ServiceNow
5 3 (7.50%) Sitecore
6 1 (2.50%) Charles River
6 1 (2.50%) Cisco
6 1 (2.50%) EMC
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
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