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 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Law
Rank 59 114 125
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +11
Contract jobs citing Law 65 22 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.99% 0.69% 0.18%
As % of the General category 7.82% 1.27% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 1 1
Median daily rate £400 £350 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -26.31%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £399 £425
% change year-on-year
-4.70% -6.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
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
831 1732 1096
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 38.17% 54.13% 39.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 469 851 518
Median daily rate £400 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £286 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 37 15
Median hourly rate £36.00 £20.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.35 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £46.28 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +14.28%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Law across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Law Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 September 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 +42 46 £400 - 5
Glasgow +25 17 £375 +7.14% 2
Stirling - 2 - -
Law
UK

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 120 (70.59%) Finance
2 109 (64.12%) Data Centre
3 52 (30.59%) Banking
4 38 (22.35%) Unix
5 29 (17.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 23 (13.53%) Migration
6 23 (13.53%) Software Testing
7 22 (12.94%) Retail
8 21 (12.35%) Windows
9 20 (11.76%) Retail Banking
10 19 (11.18%) Solaris
11 18 (10.59%) Linux
11 18 (10.59%) Service Management
12 14 (8.24%) ITIL
12 14 (8.24%) Clustering
12 14 (8.24%) Supplier Management
12 14 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (7.65%) Cisco
13 13 (7.65%) Veritas
14 12 (7.06%) Service Delivery
14 12 (7.06%) Microsoft
14 12 (7.06%) MS Project
14 12 (7.06%) Oracle
15 11 (6.47%) IBM
15 11 (6.47%) Billing
15 11 (6.47%) Qualys
16 10 (5.88%) Mainframe
16 10 (5.88%) Active Directory
16 10 (5.88%) Veritas Volume Manager
16 10 (5.88%) Veritas File System

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 6 (3.53%) SharePoint
1 6 (3.53%) Skype for Business
2 4 (2.35%) JBoss
3 3 (1.76%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (1.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.18%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.18%) IIS
4 2 (1.18%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.59%) CMS
5 1 (0.59%) IBM Domino
5 1 (0.59%) Oracle 10gAS
5 1 (0.59%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (7.06%) MS Project
2 8 (4.71%) MS Office
3 4 (2.35%) MS Excel
4 3 (1.76%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.76%) Open Workbench
5 2 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.76%) Primavera
2 2 (1.18%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.29%) FTP
2 7 (4.12%) Firewall
2 7 (4.12%) WAN
3 6 (3.53%) LAN
4 5 (2.94%) Internet
5 4 (2.35%) SAN
5 4 (2.35%) Skype
5 4 (2.35%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (1.76%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (1.76%) Unified Communications
6 3 (1.76%) VLAN
7 2 (1.18%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (1.18%) Cisco Wireless
7 2 (1.18%) MPLS
7 2 (1.18%) MRTG
7 2 (1.18%) Network Security
7 2 (1.18%) OSPF
7 2 (1.18%) Spanning Tree
7 2 (1.18%) WAAS
7 2 (1.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.12%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (2.94%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.35%) DB2
4 3 (1.76%) DB2 UDB
4 3 (1.76%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.76%) RDBMS
4 3 (1.76%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.18%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.18%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.59%) Data Mart
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.18%) GitLab
1 2 (1.18%) Hudson
1 2 (1.18%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.59%) JUnit
2 1 (0.59%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.59%) SilkTest
General
1 120 (70.59%) Finance
2 52 (30.59%) Banking
3 22 (12.94%) Retail
4 20 (11.76%) Retail Banking
5 11 (6.47%) Billing
6 6 (3.53%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.76%) Legal
8 2 (1.18%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 56 (32.94%) Analyst
2 32 (18.82%) Consultant
3 22 (12.94%) Security Consultant
4 18 (10.59%) Security Engineer
5 16 (9.41%) Developer
6 13 (7.65%) Change Analyst
6 13 (7.65%) Financial Analyst
6 13 (7.65%) Project Manager
7 12 (7.06%) Administrator
8 11 (6.47%) Business Analyst
9 10 (5.88%) PMO Analyst
10 9 (5.29%) Architect
11 8 (4.71%) Service Analyst
11 8 (4.71%) Technical Developer
12 7 (4.12%) Solutions Architect
13 6 (3.53%) Project Analyst
14 5 (2.94%) DBA
14 5 (2.94%) Network Analyst
14 5 (2.94%) Systems Administrator
14 5 (2.94%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.29%) ISPF
2 3 (1.76%) Node.js
3 2 (1.18%) J2EE
3 2 (1.18%) OC4J
3 2 (1.18%) React
4 1 (0.59%) COM
4 1 (0.59%) J2SE
4 1 (0.59%) JMS
4 1 (0.59%) Spring
4 1 (0.59%) Web Services
4 1 (0.59%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 109 (64.12%) Data Centre
2 14 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (8.24%) Clustering
3 10 (5.88%) Mainframe
4 8 (4.71%) iSeries
4 8 (4.71%) Tandem
5 3 (1.76%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.18%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.18%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.59%) CMDB
7 1 (0.59%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.59%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.59%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.59%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 38 (22.35%) Unix
2 21 (12.35%) Windows
3 19 (11.18%) Solaris
4 18 (10.59%) Linux
5 8 (4.71%) AIX
6 4 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.76%) HPUX
7 3 (1.76%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.76%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.18%) Tru64
8 2 (1.18%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.59%) Android
9 1 (0.59%) i5/OS
9 1 (0.59%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (17.06%) Stakeholder Management
2 23 (13.53%) Migration
2 23 (13.53%) Software Testing
3 18 (10.59%) Service Management
4 14 (8.24%) ITIL
4 14 (8.24%) Supplier Management
5 12 (7.06%) Service Delivery
6 9 (5.29%) Vulnerability Management
7 6 (3.53%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (3.53%) Change Management
7 6 (3.53%) ETL
7 6 (3.53%) ITSM
8 5 (2.94%) Data Centre Operations
8 5 (2.94%) Data Modelling
8 5 (2.94%) Demand Management
8 5 (2.94%) DevOps
8 5 (2.94%) PRINCE2
8 5 (2.94%) Problem Management
9 4 (2.35%) Data Mapping
9 4 (2.35%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.29%) JCL
1 9 (5.29%) SQL
2 5 (2.94%) Java
2 5 (2.94%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.35%) Ruby
4 3 (1.76%) ES6
4 3 (1.76%) Perl
5 2 (1.18%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.18%) PHP
5 2 (1.18%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.18%) Python
5 2 (1.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (1.18%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.18%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.59%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.59%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.59%) QA
System Software
1 10 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 10 (5.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 10 (5.88%) Veritas File System
1 10 (5.88%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 9 (5.29%) Time Sharing Option
3 6 (3.53%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (1.76%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.18%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.18%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (1.18%) RHEV
5 2 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.18%) XenApp
5 2 (1.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (2.94%) Ansible
1 5 (2.94%) SCOM
2 4 (2.35%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.76%) SCCM
4 2 (1.18%) Capistrano
4 2 (1.18%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (1.18%) Oracle Identity Management
4 2 (1.18%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 2 (1.18%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (1.18%) SCOrch
4 2 (1.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (1.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (1.18%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.18%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (0.59%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.59%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (7.65%) Cisco
1 13 (7.65%) Veritas
2 12 (7.06%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.06%) Oracle
3 11 (6.47%) IBM
3 11 (6.47%) Qualys
4 9 (5.29%) EMC
5 6 (3.53%) Intel Security
5 6 (3.53%) Symantec
6 5 (2.94%) CheckPoint
6 5 (2.94%) Citrix
7 4 (2.35%) Forcepoint
7 4 (2.35%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.35%) VMware
8 3 (1.76%) F5
8 3 (1.76%) Niku
8 3 (1.76%) Planview
9 2 (1.18%) Lotus
9 2 (1.18%) NetIQ
9 2 (1.18%) PlateSpin
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £275.00 - £325.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago