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 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Legal
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 63 87 73
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -14
Contract jobs citing Legal 8 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.95% 0.48% 0.66%
As % of the General category 1.99% 0.86% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 6
Median daily rate £371 £475 £800
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.89% -40.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £462 £444
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £495 £1,050
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
- +1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £47.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-43.15% +143.58%

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
402 812 740
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 47.52% 55.43% 54.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 378 388
Median daily rate £425 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.04% +7.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £536
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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 £27.00 £31.50 £22.85
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +37.85%

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

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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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017, 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 14 (73.68%) Finance
2 7 (36.84%) Asset Management
3 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (26.32%) Banking
4 4 (21.05%) Business Analysis
4 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
4 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
5 3 (15.79%) Migration
5 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.79%) Degree
6 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
6 2 (10.53%) Rapid Prototyping
6 2 (10.53%) Project Governance
6 2 (10.53%) Process Improvement
6 2 (10.53%) Prototyping
6 2 (10.53%) 3D Printing
6 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
6 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco
6 2 (10.53%) CAD
6 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (10.53%) SQL
6 2 (10.53%) MS Project

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 (21.05%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (10.53%) MS Project
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) thinkFolio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.26%) PowerPivot
3 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.26%) Grunt
1 1 (5.26%) gulp
1 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 14 (73.68%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Electronics
3 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Business Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Implementation Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Information Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.26%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) IT Support
5 1 (5.26%) Junior Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) MI Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Regulatory Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Solutions Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Solutions Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) Ajax
1 1 (5.26%) CSS
1 1 (5.26%) CSS3
1 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
1 1 (5.26%) HTML
1 1 (5.26%) HTML5
1 1 (5.26%) LESS
1 1 (5.26%) Spring
1 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (5.26%) XML
1 1 (5.26%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) 3D Printing
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Asset Management
2 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (21.05%) Business Analysis
4 3 (15.79%) Migration
5 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.53%) CAD
5 2 (10.53%) Change Management
5 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
5 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.53%) Process Improvement
5 2 (10.53%) Project Governance
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
5 2 (10.53%) Prototyping
5 2 (10.53%) Rapid Prototyping
5 2 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.26%) ETL
6 1 (5.26%) Information Security
6 1 (5.26%) Validation
6 1 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) Ab Initio
3 1 (5.26%) Charles River
3 1 (5.26%) NetApp
3 1 (5.26%) OpenText