The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 53 57 75
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +18
Contract jobs citing Legal 5 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.85% 1.56% 0.24%
As % of the General category 2.20% 3.30% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Median daily rate £275 £293 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.98% -38.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.25 £12.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+77.08% -53.84%
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 Glasgow region.

General Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
227 424 313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 38.67% 47.37% 37.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 216 139
Median daily rate £386 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.00% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £297 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 3
Median hourly rate £27.25 £14.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.93% -55.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.35 £15.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £55.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.20%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Legal Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Legal
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Legal.

1 7 (50.00%) Finance
1 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Java
3 5 (35.71%) Unix
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) RDBMS
4 4 (28.57%) OOD
4 4 (28.57%) Linux
4 4 (28.57%) OO
4 4 (28.57%) J2SE
4 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 4 (28.57%) Perl
4 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) Sybase
4 4 (28.57%) DB2
4 4 (28.57%) JUnit
4 4 (28.57%) Banking
4 4 (28.57%) Spring
4 4 (28.57%) Investment Banking
4 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 4 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (28.57%) Migration
4 4 (28.57%) Fixed Income
4 4 (28.57%) Equities
4 4 (28.57%) Front Office
4 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
4 4 (28.57%) Equity Derivative
4 4 (28.57%) SDLC
5 3 (21.43%) Data Conversion

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 2 (14.29%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 4 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (21.43%) MS Office
3 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
1 2 (14.29%) LAN
1 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 2 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (7.14%) BGP
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (7.14%) EIGRP
2 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) IPsec
2 1 (7.14%) MPLS
2 1 (7.14%) OSPF
2 1 (7.14%) SSL
2 1 (7.14%) TACACS
2 1 (7.14%) VLAN
2 1 (7.14%) VPN
2 1 (7.14%) Wireless
2 1 (7.14%) Wireshark
2 1 (7.14%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) DB2
1 4 (28.57%) RDBMS
1 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) JUnit
2 2 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Banking
2 4 (28.57%) Front Office
2 4 (28.57%) Investment Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Test Manager
3 2 (14.29%) C++ Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Insight Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Application Security Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Data Migration Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Data Migration Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Migration Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Migration Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Project Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Technology Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) J2SE
1 4 (28.57%) Spring
2 2 (14.29%) JMS
3 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (28.57%) Equities
2 4 (28.57%) Equity Derivative
2 4 (28.57%) Fixed Income
3 3 (21.43%) Data Conversion
4 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.14%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Unix
2 4 (28.57%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Solaris
3 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Migration
2 4 (28.57%) OO
2 4 (28.57%) OOD
2 4 (28.57%) SDLC
2 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 3 (21.43%) Asset Management
3 3 (21.43%) Test Management
3 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
4 2 (14.29%) Business Development
4 2 (14.29%) CRM
4 2 (14.29%) Database Tuning
4 2 (14.29%) Multithreading
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security
5 1 (7.14%) IT Governance
5 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (7.14%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) Perl
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
2 1 (7.14%) CGEIT
2 1 (7.14%) CISA
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CISSP
2 1 (7.14%) CRISC
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
2 1 (7.14%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) COBIT
1 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) IAG
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Sybase
3 1 (7.14%) Brocade
3 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) F5
3 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
3 1 (7.14%) Intel Security
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Riverbed
3 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds