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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Law
UK / Scotland
Rank 64 57 110
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +53
Contract jobs citing Law 46 83 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.67% 3.22% 0.65%
As % of the General category 6.86% 7.03% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £413
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.50 £16.50

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
671 1180 1258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 38.97% 45.81% 45.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 382 573 668
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £277 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 12
Median hourly rate £45.50 £45.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.11% +38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.58 £23.20 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.77 £50.00 £68.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +35.41%

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 26 February 2017. 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 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 -13 30 - -
Glasgow +7 16 - -
Law
UK

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 69 (70.41%) Finance
2 60 (61.22%) Data Centre
3 29 (29.59%) Software Testing
4 21 (21.43%) SQL
5 19 (19.39%) Windows
6 16 (16.33%) Microsoft
7 14 (14.29%) Linux
7 14 (14.29%) Unix
7 14 (14.29%) Banking
7 14 (14.29%) Relational Database
8 13 (13.27%) RDBMS
9 12 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (11.22%) DNS
10 11 (11.22%) Intel Security
10 11 (11.22%) ITIL
10 11 (11.22%) SIEM
11 10 (10.20%) Python
11 10 (10.20%) Cisco
12 9 (9.18%) Skype for Business
12 9 (9.18%) PowerShell
12 9 (9.18%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (8.16%) Network Security
13 8 (8.16%) F5
13 8 (8.16%) Active Directory
13 8 (8.16%) CheckPoint
13 8 (8.16%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (8.16%) Oracle
14 7 (7.14%) Java
14 7 (7.14%) Perl
14 7 (7.14%) Service 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 9 (9.18%) Skype for Business
2 4 (4.08%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (3.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.06%) JBoss
3 3 (3.06%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.02%) CMS
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 4 (4.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.02%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.14%) Office 365
2 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.04%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.22%) DNS
2 8 (8.16%) Network Security
3 7 (7.14%) Firewall
4 6 (6.12%) BIG-IP
4 6 (6.12%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (6.12%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 6 (6.12%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 6 (6.12%) Skype
5 4 (4.08%) DHCP
5 4 (4.08%) FTP
6 3 (3.06%) Unified Communications
6 3 (3.06%) WAN
7 2 (2.04%) LAN
7 2 (2.04%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.02%) HTTP
8 1 (1.02%) Internet
8 1 (1.02%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.02%) MPLS
8 1 (1.02%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.02%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 13 (13.27%) RDBMS
3 8 (8.16%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (5.10%) DB2
5 3 (3.06%) Big Data
5 3 (3.06%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.06%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (3.06%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.02%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.04%) Gradle
1 2 (2.04%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.04%) Subversion
1 2 (2.04%) WinDbg
2 1 (1.02%) JUnit
General
1 69 (70.41%) Finance
2 14 (14.29%) Banking
3 5 (5.10%) Retail
4 1 (1.02%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.02%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (24.49%) Consultant
2 19 (19.39%) Analyst
2 19 (19.39%) Security Consultant
3 12 (12.24%) Database Consultant
4 9 (9.18%) Developer
5 8 (8.16%) Architect
6 7 (7.14%) Network Consultant
6 7 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
6 7 (7.14%) SIEM Consultant
7 6 (6.12%) Network Security Consultant
7 6 (6.12%) Senior Network Consultant
7 6 (6.12%) Systems Analyst
8 5 (5.10%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (5.10%) Senior Network Security Consultant
8 5 (5.10%) Senior Security Consultant
9 4 (4.08%) Agile Delivery Manager
9 4 (4.08%) Delivery Manager
9 4 (4.08%) IT Analyst
9 4 (4.08%) Project Manager
9 4 (4.08%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.08%) ISPF
1 4 (4.08%) OC4J
2 3 (3.06%) .NET
2 3 (3.06%) Spring
2 3 (3.06%) Velocity
3 2 (2.04%) AngularJS
3 2 (2.04%) CSS
3 2 (2.04%) CSS3
3 2 (2.04%) Hibernate
3 2 (2.04%) HTML
3 2 (2.04%) HTML5
3 2 (2.04%) JPA
3 2 (2.04%) jQuery
3 2 (2.04%) RESTful
3 2 (2.04%) Sass
3 2 (2.04%) Spring Boot
4 1 (1.02%) J2SE
4 1 (1.02%) JMS
4 1 (1.02%) Node.js
4 1 (1.02%) React
Miscellaneous
1 60 (61.22%) Data Centre
2 12 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.10%) Mainframe
4 4 (4.08%) Private Cloud
5 3 (3.06%) Blackberry
5 3 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.06%) EPoS
5 3 (3.06%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (3.06%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.04%) iSeries
6 2 (2.04%) Tandem
7 1 (1.02%) CCTV
7 1 (1.02%) CMDB
7 1 (1.02%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.02%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.02%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.02%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.02%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (19.39%) Windows
2 14 (14.29%) Linux
2 14 (14.29%) Unix
3 7 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (6.12%) AIX
5 5 (5.10%) Windows 10
5 5 (5.10%) Windows 7
6 4 (4.08%) Tru64
6 4 (4.08%) Windows Server
7 3 (3.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.04%) zOS
9 1 (1.02%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (29.59%) Software Testing
2 11 (11.22%) ITIL
2 11 (11.22%) SIEM
3 9 (9.18%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (7.14%) Database Security
4 7 (7.14%) Service Management
4 7 (7.14%) Use Case
5 6 (6.12%) Coaching
5 6 (6.12%) Migration
5 6 (6.12%) Service Delivery
6 5 (5.10%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (5.10%) ITSM
6 5 (5.10%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (4.08%) Change Control
7 4 (4.08%) Change Management
7 4 (4.08%) Data Centre Operations
7 4 (4.08%) Information Assurance
7 4 (4.08%) Problem Management
7 4 (4.08%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (3.06%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 21 (21.43%) SQL
2 10 (10.20%) Python
3 9 (9.18%) PowerShell
4 7 (7.14%) Java
4 7 (7.14%) Perl
5 4 (4.08%) JCL
5 4 (4.08%) VBA
6 3 (3.06%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.06%) ES6
6 3 (3.06%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.04%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.02%) Ruby
8 1 (1.02%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (3.06%) CEH
1 3 (3.06%) CISSP
1 3 (3.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.04%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (2.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.02%) QA
System Software
1 8 (8.16%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.08%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (4.08%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (4.08%) Time Sharing Option
2 4 (4.08%) XenApp
2 4 (4.08%) XenDesktop
3 2 (2.04%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.04%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (7.14%) SCCM
1 7 (7.14%) SCOM
2 4 (4.08%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 4 (4.08%) WSUS
3 3 (3.06%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (3.06%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (3.06%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (3.06%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (2.04%) Ansible
4 2 (2.04%) FortiGate
4 2 (2.04%) yum
5 1 (1.02%) AppDNA
5 1 (1.02%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (1.02%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (1.02%) MOM
5 1 (1.02%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.02%) OMEGAMON
5 1 (1.02%) Tivoli NetView
5 1 (1.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.02%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 16 (16.33%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.22%) Intel Security
3 10 (10.20%) Cisco
4 8 (8.16%) CheckPoint
4 8 (8.16%) F5
4 8 (8.16%) Oracle
5 6 (6.12%) IBM
6 5 (5.10%) VMware
7 4 (4.08%) Blue Coat
7 4 (4.08%) CA
7 4 (4.08%) Citrix
7 4 (4.08%) SAP
8 3 (3.06%) EMC
8 3 (3.06%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.06%) Splunk
8 3 (3.06%) Symantec
9 2 (2.04%) BMC
9 2 (2.04%) Infoblox
9 2 (2.04%) Varonis
10 1 (1.02%) AppDynamics