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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 66 73 63
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Contract jobs citing Legal 4 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.47% 0.24% 0.89%
As % of the General category 0.96% 0.57% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 7
Average daily rate
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£325 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £375 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £375 £336
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £31.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-51.61% +93.75%
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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
418 351 337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 48.77% 42.86% 42.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 151 173
Average daily rate £365 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £276 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.19% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 9
Average hourly rate £15.00 £11.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £11.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £11.00 £17.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Legal across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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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

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Legal also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Legal.

1 11 (44.00%) Finance
2 9 (36.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (28.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (28.00%) Migration
3 7 (28.00%) EMC
3 7 (28.00%) Project Management
3 7 (28.00%) Vignette
3 7 (28.00%) Documentum
3 7 (28.00%) Captiva
4 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (20.00%) UNIX
4 5 (20.00%) Linux
4 5 (20.00%) MS Office
4 5 (20.00%) SQL
5 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
5 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (16.00%) Citrix
5 4 (16.00%) Java
5 4 (16.00%) Perl
5 4 (16.00%) Windows
5 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (16.00%) Time Management
5 4 (16.00%) Banking
5 4 (16.00%) Investment Banking
6 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (12.00%) Equity Derivative
6 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (12.00%) Spring
6 3 (12.00%) Information Security

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Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Legal also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Legal. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (28.00%) Documentum
1 7 (28.00%) Captiva
2 3 (12.00%) WorkSite
3 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Office
2 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (12.00%) MS Project
4 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) DB2
2 2 (8.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) JUnit
2 1 (4.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (4.00%) Axure RP
General
1 11 (44.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Banking
2 4 (16.00%) Investment Banking
3 3 (12.00%) Law
3 3 (12.00%) Front Office
4 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Analyst
2 10 (40.00%) Project Manager
3 5 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Service Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Business Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Business Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Functional Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) QA Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Quality Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Functional Test Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Security Risk Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) IT Risk Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Cyber Security Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) Spring
2 2 (8.00%) J2SE
2 2 (8.00%) JMS
3 1 (4.00%) .NET
3 1 (4.00%) Web Services
3 1 (4.00%) Ext JS
3 1 (4.00%) RESTful
3 1 (4.00%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (12.00%) Equity Derivative
3 3 (12.00%) Performance Metrics
3 3 (12.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (8.00%) Fixed Income
4 2 (8.00%) Equities
4 2 (8.00%) Derivative
5 1 (4.00%) Statistics
5 1 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (4.00%) GIS
5 1 (4.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) UNIX
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.00%) Windows
3 3 (12.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Project Management
1 7 (28.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (28.00%) Migration
2 4 (16.00%) Time Management
3 3 (12.00%) Investment Management
3 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (12.00%) Information Security
3 3 (12.00%) OO
3 3 (12.00%) SDLC
4 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (8.00%) Cyber Security
4 2 (8.00%) ITIL
4 2 (8.00%) OOD
4 2 (8.00%) Database Tuning
4 2 (8.00%) Security Architecture
4 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (4.00%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (4.00%) Functional Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.00%) Java
2 4 (16.00%) Perl
3 1 (4.00%) C#
3 1 (4.00%) C++
3 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) Degree
3 2 (8.00%) CISSP
4 1 (4.00%) SSCP
4 1 (4.00%) CISA
4 1 (4.00%) CISM
4 1 (4.00%) GIAC
4 1 (4.00%) MOS
4 1 (4.00%) PhD
4 1 (4.00%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Vignette
1 7 (28.00%) EMC
2 4 (16.00%) Citrix
3 3 (12.00%) ServiceNow
3 3 (12.00%) Sybase
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle
5 1 (4.00%) VMware