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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Law
Rank 44 108 133
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +25
Contract jobs citing Law 108 30 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 4.16% 0.94% 0.037%
As % of the General category 9.16% 1.71% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 1
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £393 £445
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -11.79%
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
1179 1751 1102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 45.43% 54.94% 40.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 648 853 530
Median daily rate £400 £375 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £290 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +3.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 27 15
Median hourly rate £11.00 £30.00 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.33% +166.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.88 £10.30 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £46.70 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

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 24 July 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 +44 84 £363 - 1
Glasgow +25 23 £400 +14.28% 2
Stirling - 1 - -
Law
UK

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 155 (72.77%) Data Centre
2 150 (70.42%) Finance
3 68 (31.92%) Banking
4 61 (28.64%) Unix
5 51 (23.94%) Migration
6 44 (20.66%) Solaris
7 42 (19.72%) Stakeholder Management
8 40 (18.78%) Veritas
9 33 (15.49%) Clustering
10 30 (14.08%) Retail
10 30 (14.08%) Retail Banking
11 29 (13.62%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 29 (13.62%) Veritas File System
11 29 (13.62%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 25 (11.74%) Software Testing
13 19 (8.92%) Windows
14 16 (7.51%) Supplier Management
14 16 (7.51%) Oracle
14 16 (7.51%) Analytical Skills
15 15 (7.04%) Cisco
16 14 (6.57%) Active Directory
16 14 (6.57%) Intel Security
16 14 (6.57%) Virtual Machines
17 13 (6.10%) Linux
17 13 (6.10%) Qualys
18 12 (5.63%) Service Management
19 11 (5.16%) Mainframe
19 11 (5.16%) MS Project
19 11 (5.16%) Microsoft
20 10 (4.69%) IBM

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 (2.82%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.41%) Apache
2 3 (1.41%) IIS
2 3 (1.41%) Skype for Business
3 2 (0.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (0.94%) IBM Notes
3 2 (0.94%) JBoss
3 2 (0.94%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.47%) Confluence
4 1 (0.47%) IBM Domino
4 1 (0.47%) nginx
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle 10gAS
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (5.16%) MS Project
2 7 (3.29%) MS Office
3 3 (1.41%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.94%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.94%) Open Workbench
4 2 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.94%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.29%) Firewall
1 7 (3.29%) FTP
1 7 (3.29%) LAN
1 7 (3.29%) WAN
2 5 (2.35%) Internet
2 5 (2.35%) SAN
3 4 (1.88%) VLAN
3 4 (1.88%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (1.41%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (1.41%) Cisco PIX
4 3 (1.41%) DHCP
4 3 (1.41%) DNS
4 3 (1.41%) IPsec
4 3 (1.41%) Network Security
5 2 (0.94%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (0.94%) MRTG
5 2 (0.94%) Spanning Tree
5 2 (0.94%) VoIP
5 2 (0.94%) VPN
5 2 (0.94%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.35%) Data Lake
1 5 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.41%) Big Data
2 3 (1.41%) Hadoop
2 3 (1.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.94%) DB2
3 2 (0.94%) DB2 UDB
3 2 (0.94%) MongoDB
3 2 (0.94%) NoSQL
3 2 (0.94%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.47%) Data Mart
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (0.94%) Git (software)
1 2 (0.94%) GitLab
1 2 (0.94%) Hudson
1 2 (0.94%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.47%) JIRA
2 1 (0.47%) LoadRunner
General
1 150 (70.42%) Finance
2 68 (31.92%) Banking
3 30 (14.08%) Retail
3 30 (14.08%) Retail Banking
4 10 (4.69%) Billing
5 9 (4.23%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 63 (29.58%) Analyst
2 56 (26.29%) Consultant
3 31 (14.55%) Security Consultant
4 24 (11.27%) Security Engineer
5 20 (9.39%) Administrator
5 20 (9.39%) Project Manager
6 17 (7.98%) Business Analyst
6 17 (7.98%) Unix Consultant
7 15 (7.04%) Change Analyst
7 15 (7.04%) PMO Analyst
8 14 (6.57%) Financial Analyst
8 14 (6.57%) Solaris Consultant
9 11 (5.16%) Systems Administrator
10 10 (4.69%) Banking Analyst
11 9 (4.23%) Developer
11 9 (4.23%) IT Manager
11 9 (4.23%) Solaris Administrator
11 9 (4.23%) Unix Administrator
12 8 (3.76%) IT Project Manager
12 8 (3.76%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.82%) ISPF
2 2 (0.94%) J2EE
2 2 (0.94%) Middleware
3 1 (0.47%) COM
3 1 (0.47%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 155 (72.77%) Data Centre
2 33 (15.49%) Clustering
3 16 (7.51%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (5.16%) Mainframe
5 6 (2.82%) iSeries
5 6 (2.82%) Tandem
6 2 (0.94%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.47%) CMDB
7 1 (0.47%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.47%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 61 (28.64%) Unix
2 44 (20.66%) Solaris
3 19 (8.92%) Windows
4 13 (6.10%) Linux
5 6 (2.82%) AIX
6 5 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.41%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.94%) HPUX
9 2 (0.94%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (23.94%) Migration
2 42 (19.72%) Stakeholder Management
3 25 (11.74%) Software Testing
4 16 (7.51%) Supplier Management
5 12 (5.63%) Service Management
6 10 (4.69%) ITIL
6 10 (4.69%) Service Delivery
7 8 (3.76%) DevOps
8 6 (2.82%) Data Loss Prevention
8 6 (2.82%) Data Modelling
8 6 (2.82%) ETL
8 6 (2.82%) Identity Access Management
8 6 (2.82%) Vulnerability Management
9 5 (2.35%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (2.35%) Change Management
9 5 (2.35%) Data Architecture
9 5 (2.35%) Data Mapping
9 5 (2.35%) Demand Management
10 4 (1.88%) Dimensional Modelling
10 4 (1.88%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.82%) JCL
1 6 (2.82%) SQL
2 5 (2.35%) PowerShell
3 4 (1.88%) Ruby
4 3 (1.41%) Java
5 2 (0.94%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.94%) Perl
5 2 (0.94%) PHP
5 2 (0.94%) Python
5 2 (0.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (0.94%) CCNA
1 2 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (0.47%) CISM
2 1 (0.47%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.41%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (0.94%) QA
3 1 (0.47%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 29 (13.62%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 29 (13.62%) Veritas File System
1 29 (13.62%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 14 (6.57%) Active Directory
2 14 (6.57%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (2.82%) Time Sharing Option
4 5 (2.35%) RACF
5 4 (1.88%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (1.41%) XenApp
6 3 (1.41%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.94%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.94%) RHEV
8 1 (0.47%) Docker
8 1 (0.47%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (2.82%) Ansible
2 5 (2.35%) CA Single Sign-On
2 5 (2.35%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.88%) SCOM
4 3 (1.41%) SCCM
5 2 (0.94%) Capistrano
5 2 (0.94%) Oracle Identity Management
5 2 (0.94%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 2 (0.94%) SCOrch
5 2 (0.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (0.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (0.94%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.94%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 1 (0.47%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 40 (18.78%) Veritas
2 16 (7.51%) Oracle
3 15 (7.04%) Cisco
4 14 (6.57%) Intel Security
5 13 (6.10%) Qualys
6 11 (5.16%) Microsoft
7 10 (4.69%) IBM
8 9 (4.23%) EMC
9 8 (3.76%) Symantec
10 7 (3.29%) CA
11 6 (2.82%) Forcepoint
12 5 (2.35%) CheckPoint
12 5 (2.35%) Citrix
12 5 (2.35%) Red Hat
12 5 (2.35%) VMware
13 4 (1.88%) F5
14 3 (1.41%) Planview
15 2 (0.94%) HP
15 2 (0.94%) Lotus
15 2 (0.94%) PlateSpin