The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Law over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Law
Rank 64 82 125
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +43
Contract jobs citing Law 56 44 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.87% 1.56% 0.18%
As % of the General category 9.46% 3.41% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 1
Median daily rate £400 £275 £518
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -46.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £364
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.12% -
Law
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

General Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
592 1291 1262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 30.36% 45.67% 44.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 596 629
Median daily rate £414 £399 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.76% -0.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £260 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 26 12
Median hourly rate £32.00 £33.71 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.07% +7.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £12.08 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.93 £43.10 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.34 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-15.12% +10.00%

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Law Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Law
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Law Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Law
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Law Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Law
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +23 34 £400 -
Glasgow +13 17 £400 +45.45%
Inverclyde - 3 - -
Stirling - 2 - -
Law
UK

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Law 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Law.

1 87 (71.31%) Finance
2 72 (59.02%) Data Centre
3 28 (22.95%) Banking
4 25 (20.49%) Software Testing
5 16 (13.11%) Windows
6 15 (12.30%) Unix
6 15 (12.30%) Retail
7 14 (11.48%) ITIL
7 14 (11.48%) Microsoft
8 13 (10.66%) Linux
8 13 (10.66%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (9.84%) Service Management
9 12 (9.84%) SQL
10 11 (9.02%) Cisco
11 10 (8.20%) Retail Banking
11 10 (8.20%) Relational Database
11 10 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (7.38%) Vulnerability Management
12 9 (7.38%) Qualys
12 9 (7.38%) Service Delivery
13 8 (6.56%) Firewall
13 8 (6.56%) ITSM
13 8 (6.56%) RDBMS
13 8 (6.56%) Oracle
13 8 (6.56%) DB2
13 8 (6.56%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (6.56%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (6.56%) Skype for Business
14 7 (5.74%) Data Centre Operations
14 7 (5.74%) Problem Management

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 8 (6.56%) Skype for Business
2 5 (4.10%) Oracle Application Server
3 4 (3.28%) JBoss
4 3 (2.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.46%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.46%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.82%) CMS
5 1 (0.82%) Oracle 10gAS
5 1 (0.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (0.82%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (4.92%) MS Project
2 4 (3.28%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.28%) MS Office
3 3 (2.46%) Open Workbench
4 1 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.46%) Primavera
2 2 (1.64%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.82%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.10%) Office 365
2 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.82%) OneDrive
3 1 (0.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.56%) Firewall
2 7 (5.74%) DNS
3 6 (4.92%) WAN
4 5 (4.10%) FTP
4 5 (4.10%) LAN
4 5 (4.10%) Skype
5 4 (3.28%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (2.46%) BIG-IP
6 3 (2.46%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (2.46%) DHCP
6 3 (2.46%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 3 (2.46%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (2.46%) Internet
6 3 (2.46%) Network Security
6 3 (2.46%) Unified Communications
7 2 (1.64%) VoIP
8 1 (0.82%) HTTP
8 1 (0.82%) MPLS
8 1 (0.82%) SAN
8 1 (0.82%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.20%) Relational Database
2 8 (6.56%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (6.56%) DB2
2 8 (6.56%) RDBMS
3 4 (3.28%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.46%) DB2 UDB
4 3 (2.46%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (2.46%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.82%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (1.64%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.64%) WinDbg
2 1 (0.82%) GitLab
2 1 (0.82%) Gradle
2 1 (0.82%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.82%) JUnit
2 1 (0.82%) SilkTest
2 1 (0.82%) Subversion
General
1 87 (71.31%) Finance
2 28 (22.95%) Banking
3 15 (12.30%) Retail
4 10 (8.20%) Retail Banking
5 3 (2.46%) Billing
6 2 (1.64%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.64%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.82%) Legal
Job Titles
1 37 (30.33%) Analyst
2 24 (19.67%) Consultant
3 18 (14.75%) Security Consultant
4 13 (10.66%) Developer
5 10 (8.20%) Security Engineer
6 7 (5.74%) Architect
6 7 (5.74%) Financial Analyst
6 7 (5.74%) Systems Analyst
7 6 (4.92%) Administrator
7 6 (4.92%) Change Analyst
7 6 (4.92%) Project Manager
8 5 (4.10%) Database Engineer
8 5 (4.10%) Delivery Manager
8 5 (4.10%) IT Analyst
8 5 (4.10%) Senior Consultant
9 4 (3.28%) Data Centre Technician
9 4 (3.28%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
9 4 (3.28%) Infrastructure Manager
9 4 (3.28%) PMO Analyst
9 4 (3.28%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.10%) ISPF
2 4 (3.28%) OC4J
3 3 (2.46%) Node.js
4 2 (1.64%) React
4 2 (1.64%) Spring
5 1 (0.82%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.82%) CSS
5 1 (0.82%) CSS3
5 1 (0.82%) HTML
5 1 (0.82%) HTML5
5 1 (0.82%) J2EE
5 1 (0.82%) J2SE
5 1 (0.82%) JMS
5 1 (0.82%) JPA
5 1 (0.82%) jQuery
5 1 (0.82%) RESTful
5 1 (0.82%) Sass
5 1 (0.82%) Spring Boot
5 1 (0.82%) Velocity
5 1 (0.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 72 (59.02%) Data Centre
2 10 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.10%) Mainframe
4 4 (3.28%) iSeries
4 4 (3.28%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.28%) Tandem
5 3 (2.46%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.46%) EPoS
6 2 (1.64%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.64%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.82%) CCTV
7 1 (0.82%) Clustering
7 1 (0.82%) CMDB
7 1 (0.82%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.82%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.82%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.11%) Windows
2 15 (12.30%) Unix
3 13 (10.66%) Linux
4 6 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (4.10%) AIX
5 5 (4.10%) Windows 7
5 5 (4.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.28%) Windows 10
7 3 (2.46%) Tru64
7 3 (2.46%) zOS
8 2 (1.64%) Solaris
8 2 (1.64%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.82%) Android
9 1 (0.82%) HPUX
9 1 (0.82%) i5/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (20.49%) Software Testing
2 14 (11.48%) ITIL
3 13 (10.66%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (9.84%) Service Management
5 9 (7.38%) Service Delivery
5 9 (7.38%) Vulnerability Management
6 8 (6.56%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (6.56%) ITSM
7 7 (5.74%) Data Centre Operations
7 7 (5.74%) Migration
7 7 (5.74%) Problem Management
8 5 (4.10%) Use Case
9 4 (3.28%) PRINCE2
9 4 (3.28%) Process Improvement
9 4 (3.28%) Supplier Management
9 4 (3.28%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (2.46%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (2.46%) Change Management
10 3 (2.46%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (2.46%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 12 (9.84%) SQL
2 6 (4.92%) Java
2 6 (4.92%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.10%) JCL
4 4 (3.28%) ES6
5 3 (2.46%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.64%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.64%) Python
7 1 (0.82%) Perl
7 1 (0.82%) PHP
7 1 (0.82%) Ruby
7 1 (0.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (2.46%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (1.64%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.64%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.82%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.82%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (5.74%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.10%) Time Sharing Option
3 4 (3.28%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (3.28%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (2.46%) XenApp
4 3 (2.46%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.64%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.64%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (4.10%) SCCM
1 5 (4.10%) SCOM
2 4 (3.28%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 3 (2.46%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (2.46%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (2.46%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (1.64%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (1.64%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.64%) Oracle Identity Management
4 2 (1.64%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 2 (1.64%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.64%) WSUS
5 1 (0.82%) Ansible
5 1 (0.82%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (11.48%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.02%) Cisco
3 9 (7.38%) Qualys
4 8 (6.56%) Oracle
5 6 (4.92%) Citrix
5 6 (4.92%) IBM
5 6 (4.92%) Intel Security
6 5 (4.10%) CheckPoint
6 5 (4.10%) F5
7 4 (3.28%) SAP
7 4 (3.28%) VMware
8 3 (2.46%) CA
8 3 (2.46%) Niku
8 3 (2.46%) Planview
8 3 (2.46%) Symantec
9 2 (1.64%) EMC
9 2 (1.64%) Infoblox
9 2 (1.64%) NetIQ
9 2 (1.64%) Varonis
10 1 (0.82%) Blue Coat