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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 64 82 65
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -17
Contract jobs citing Legal 30 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.00% 0.20% 1.12%
As % of the General category 3.15% 0.36% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 11
Median daily rate £500 £250 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -44.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £150 £396
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £350 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £18.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+110.81% -2.63%
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
951 832 565
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 63.36% 56.41% 45.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 500 440 286
Median daily rate £438 £390 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.17% -5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £561
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 10
Median hourly rate £31.00 £10.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+210.00% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.80 £9.95 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.20 £35.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £25.00 £26.74
% change year-on-year
+9.52% -6.48%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 30 (75.00%) Finance
2 19 (47.50%) Migration
3 16 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 15 (37.50%) MS Excel
5 14 (35.00%) Linux
5 14 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (35.00%) PaaS
6 13 (32.50%) Configuration Management
7 11 (27.50%) Puppet
7 11 (27.50%) Splunk
7 11 (27.50%) MSBuild
7 11 (27.50%) Jenkins
7 11 (27.50%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (27.50%) Ansible
7 11 (27.50%) Docker
7 11 (27.50%) TeamCity
7 11 (27.50%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (27.50%) DevOps
7 11 (27.50%) Octopus Deploy
8 10 (25.00%) Banking
8 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 9 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (22.50%) Python
9 9 (22.50%) Perl
9 9 (22.50%) Ruby
9 9 (22.50%) Bourne shell
10 8 (20.00%) Bash Shell
10 8 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
10 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (20.00%) Korn

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 2 (5.00%) MQSeries
2 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.50%) MS Visio
3 3 (7.50%) MS Office
3 3 (7.50%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 14 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 14 (35.00%) PaaS
2 8 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.00%) IaaS
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 30 (75.00%) Finance
2 10 (25.00%) Banking
3 5 (12.50%) Law
3 5 (12.50%) Retail
4 4 (10.00%) Retail Banking
5 2 (5.00%) Advertising
6 1 (2.50%) Back Office
6 1 (2.50%) International Banking
6 1 (2.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (20.00%) Analyst
2 7 (17.50%) Architect
2 7 (17.50%) Azure Architect
2 7 (17.50%) Cloud Architect
2 7 (17.50%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
2 7 (17.50%) Infrastructure Architect
2 7 (17.50%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Project Manager
4 4 (10.00%) AWS Architect
4 4 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Change Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Consultant
4 4 (10.00%) DevOps Architect
4 4 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 4 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Banking Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Digital Project Manager
5 3 (7.50%) PMO Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) Middleware
1 2 (5.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.00%) Credit Risk
3 2 (5.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (5.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (5.00%) Market Risk
3 2 (5.00%) PKI
4 1 (2.50%) Taxonomies
4 1 (2.50%) User Experience
4 1 (2.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.00%) Linux
2 8 (20.00%) Windows
2 8 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (15.00%) Windows 10
3 6 (15.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) Migration
2 13 (32.50%) Configuration Management
3 11 (27.50%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (27.50%) DevOps
4 9 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (15.00%) Project Management
6 5 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2
8 3 (7.50%) Scrum
8 3 (7.50%) TOGAF
8 3 (7.50%) Use Case
9 2 (5.00%) API Development
9 2 (5.00%) API Integration
9 2 (5.00%) Asset Management
9 2 (5.00%) High Availability
9 2 (5.00%) Investment Management
9 2 (5.00%) IT Audit
9 2 (5.00%) ITIL
9 2 (5.00%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 16 (40.00%) 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 2 (5.00%) C#
4 2 (5.00%) SQL
4 2 (5.00%) VBScript
5 1 (2.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.50%) ISEB
2 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.50%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.50%) SEPA
System Software
1 11 (27.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (27.50%) Ansible
1 11 (27.50%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (27.50%) Puppet
2 2 (5.00%) SCCM
3 1 (2.50%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Splunk
2 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (7.50%) Sitecore
5 2 (5.00%) IBM
5 2 (5.00%) ServiceNow
5 2 (5.00%) VMware
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
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Edinburgh
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £400 - £600 per day + Flexible for right candidate
Posted: 22 days ago