The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 24 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 85 112 112
Rank change year-on-year
+27 0
Contract jobs citing Legal 58 26 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.99% 0.90% 0.58%
As % of the General category 4.34% 1.76% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 18 13
Median daily rate £342 £400 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.50% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £260 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £68.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £18.50 £18.31
% change year-on-year
+78.37% +1.06%
Legal
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
1335 1478 994
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 45.89% 50.91% 38.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 724 757 517
Median daily rate £400 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 34 17
Median hourly rate £30.21 £16.85 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+79.31% +60.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Legal Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Legal
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Legal across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Legal Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Legal
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Legal
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 Legal within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 May 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 +18 32 £500 +33.33% 2
Renfrewshire - 17 £223 -
Glasgow -7 7 £380 -5.00% 2
Dundee - 1 - -
Stirling - 1 - -
Legal
UK

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Legal 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 Legal.

1 55 (74.32%) Finance
2 24 (32.43%) Project Management
3 21 (28.38%) Migration
4 19 (25.68%) Business Development
4 19 (25.68%) Linux
5 18 (24.32%) PowerShell
6 17 (22.97%) Windows
6 17 (22.97%) Java
6 17 (22.97%) Banking
7 16 (21.62%) Configuration Management
8 15 (20.27%) MS Excel
9 14 (18.92%) Perl
9 14 (18.92%) Microsoft Azure
9 14 (18.92%) PaaS
10 13 (17.57%) Security Cleared
11 12 (16.22%) Degree
12 11 (14.86%) Unix
12 11 (14.86%) TeamCity
12 11 (14.86%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (14.86%) Puppet
12 11 (14.86%) Splunk
12 11 (14.86%) MSBuild
12 11 (14.86%) Jenkins
12 11 (14.86%) Opscode Chef
12 11 (14.86%) Ansible
12 11 (14.86%) Docker
12 11 (14.86%) DevOps
12 11 (14.86%) Octopus Deploy
12 11 (14.86%) Data Centre
13 10 (13.51%) Windows Server

Legal
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 4 (5.41%) Apache
2 1 (1.35%) JBoss
2 1 (1.35%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 15 (20.27%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.41%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.05%) MS Office
3 3 (4.05%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.92%) Microsoft Azure
1 14 (18.92%) PaaS
2 8 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.46%) Firewall
1 7 (9.46%) TCP/IP
2 5 (6.76%) LAN
2 5 (6.76%) VLAN
2 5 (6.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.41%) DB2
1 4 (5.41%) RDBMS
1 4 (5.41%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.35%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 11 (14.86%) Jenkins
1 11 (14.86%) MSBuild
1 11 (14.86%) Octopus Deploy
1 11 (14.86%) TeamCity
2 4 (5.41%) JUnit
3 3 (4.05%) JIRA
4 1 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.35%) Hudson
4 1 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.35%) Travis CI
General
1 55 (74.32%) Finance
2 17 (22.97%) Banking
3 5 (6.76%) Law
3 5 (6.76%) Retail
4 4 (5.41%) Front Office
4 4 (5.41%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.41%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.70%) International Banking
6 1 (1.35%) Advertising
6 1 (1.35%) Back Office
6 1 (1.35%) Publishing
6 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (29.73%) Project Manager
2 16 (21.62%) Analyst
3 14 (18.92%) Junior
4 10 (13.51%) Junior Project Manager
5 7 (9.46%) Architect
5 7 (9.46%) Azure Architect
5 7 (9.46%) Cloud Architect
5 7 (9.46%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 7 (9.46%) Infrastructure Architect
5 7 (9.46%) Security Analyst
5 7 (9.46%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (6.76%) Developer
6 5 (6.76%) Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (6.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 4 (5.41%) AWS Architect
7 4 (5.41%) Change Analyst
7 4 (5.41%) Consultant
7 4 (5.41%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.76%) Web Services
2 4 (5.41%) J2SE
2 4 (5.41%) REST
2 4 (5.41%) Spring
3 2 (2.70%) JMS
3 2 (2.70%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.86%) Data Centre
2 9 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.41%) Credit Risk
3 4 (5.41%) Equities
3 4 (5.41%) Equity Derivative
3 4 (5.41%) Fixed Income
3 4 (5.41%) Market Risk
4 1 (1.35%) Cybercrime
4 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.35%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.35%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.35%) User Experience
4 1 (1.35%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 19 (25.68%) Linux
2 17 (22.97%) Windows
3 11 (14.86%) Unix
4 10 (13.51%) Windows Server
4 10 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (9.46%) Solaris
6 6 (8.11%) Windows 10
6 6 (8.11%) Windows 7
6 6 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.43%) Project Management
2 21 (28.38%) Migration
3 19 (25.68%) Business Development
4 16 (21.62%) Configuration Management
5 11 (14.86%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (14.86%) DevOps
6 10 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (9.46%) Process Improvement
7 7 (9.46%) Risk Management
7 7 (9.46%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (6.76%) Asset Management
9 5 (6.76%) PRINCE2
9 5 (6.76%) SDLC
10 4 (5.41%) API Development
10 4 (5.41%) API Integration
10 4 (5.41%) ITIL
10 4 (5.41%) OO
10 4 (5.41%) OOD
10 4 (5.41%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 18 (24.32%) PowerShell
2 17 (22.97%) Java
3 14 (18.92%) Perl
4 10 (13.51%) C++
5 9 (12.16%) Bash Shell
5 9 (12.16%) Bourne shell
5 9 (12.16%) Python
5 9 (12.16%) Ruby
5 9 (12.16%) SQL
6 8 (10.81%) Korn
7 4 (5.41%) C#
7 4 (5.41%) VBScript
8 1 (1.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (17.57%) Security Cleared
2 12 (16.22%) Degree
3 7 (9.46%) CISSP
4 6 (8.11%) SC Cleared
5 4 (5.41%) PMI Certification
5 4 (5.41%) PMP
6 3 (4.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (2.70%) ISEB
8 1 (1.35%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.35%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) PCI DSS
1 4 (5.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.35%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.35%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.35%) RMADS
2 1 (1.35%) SEPA
System Software
1 11 (14.86%) Docker
2 1 (1.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (14.86%) Ansible
1 11 (14.86%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (14.86%) Puppet
2 4 (5.41%) SCCM
3 1 (1.35%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 11 (14.86%) Splunk
2 10 (13.51%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.46%) Oracle
4 5 (6.76%) VMware
5 4 (5.41%) Red Hat
5 4 (5.41%) ServiceNow
5 4 (5.41%) Sybase
6 3 (4.05%) Sitecore
7 2 (2.70%) HP
8 1 (1.35%) SunGard
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