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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 119 115 102
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -13
Contract jobs citing Legal 21 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.66% 0.54% 0.53%
As % of the General category 1.19% 1.34% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 11
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£350 £425 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £331 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £555 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £31.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-51.61% +93.75%
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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
1761 1120 1093
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 55.20% 40.58% 44.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 867 536 528
Average daily rate £375 £400 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.19% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 18 39
Average hourly rate £29.59 £11.25 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+162.97% +2.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £10.50 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.60 £30.80 £20.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Legal across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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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

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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 31 July 2015.

Legal Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

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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

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Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -3 13 £355 -16.47% 3
Glasgow +7 4 £325 -13.33% 2
Aberdeen +2 1 £163 -71.73%
Stirling -2 1 £375 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Legal
UK

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Legal also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Legal.

1 17 (38.64%) Finance
2 10 (22.73%) Project Management
2 10 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (20.45%) Banking
4 8 (18.18%) Migration
4 8 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (18.18%) Linux
5 7 (15.91%) UNIX
5 7 (15.91%) Vignette
5 7 (15.91%) Documentum
5 7 (15.91%) EMC
5 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (15.91%) Captiva
6 6 (13.64%) SQL
7 5 (11.36%) Java
7 5 (11.36%) MS Office
7 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
7 5 (11.36%) Citrix
7 5 (11.36%) Management Information System
7 5 (11.36%) Time Management
7 5 (11.36%) SC Cleared
7 5 (11.36%) Security Cleared
7 5 (11.36%) Degree
8 4 (9.09%) SDLC
8 4 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (9.09%) Front Office
8 4 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (9.09%) Information Security
8 4 (9.09%) Retail
8 4 (9.09%) Investment Banking

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Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Legal also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Legal. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (15.91%) Documentum
1 7 (15.91%) Captiva
2 3 (6.82%) WorkSite
3 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Office
1 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.09%) MS Visio
3 3 (6.82%) MS Project
4 2 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
1 2 (4.55%) Network Security
2 1 (2.27%) DMZ
2 1 (2.27%) Firewall
2 1 (2.27%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) DB2
1 3 (6.82%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.55%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) JUnit
2 2 (4.55%) Axure RP
3 1 (2.27%) Ant
3 1 (2.27%) HP UFT
General
1 17 (38.64%) Finance
2 9 (20.45%) Banking
3 4 (9.09%) Retail
3 4 (9.09%) Investment Banking
3 4 (9.09%) Front Office
4 3 (6.82%) Law
5 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.27%) Publishing
5 1 (2.27%) Marketing
5 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (40.91%) Analyst
2 15 (34.09%) Project Manager
3 8 (18.18%) Business Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 4 (9.09%) Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Service Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Banking Business Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Programme Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Test Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Business Project Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Business Manager
7 1 (2.27%) QA Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Network Project Manager
7 1 (2.27%) GIS Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Quality Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Functional Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) Web Services
1 3 (6.82%) Spring
2 2 (4.55%) J2SE
2 2 (4.55%) JMS
3 1 (2.27%) JAXB
3 1 (2.27%) XML
3 1 (2.27%) DOM
3 1 (2.27%) HTML
3 1 (2.27%) .NET
3 1 (2.27%) J2EE
3 1 (2.27%) COM
3 1 (2.27%) CSS
3 1 (2.27%) Ext JS
3 1 (2.27%) RESTful
3 1 (2.27%) HTML5
3 1 (2.27%) CSS3
3 1 (2.27%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.36%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.82%) Blackberry
3 3 (6.82%) GIS
3 3 (6.82%) Performance Metrics
3 3 (6.82%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (4.55%) Statistics
4 2 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (4.55%) Fixed Income
4 2 (4.55%) Equities
4 2 (4.55%) Derivative
5 1 (2.27%) NHS
5 1 (2.27%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (2.27%) Replication
5 1 (2.27%) SCADA
5 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.18%) Linux
2 7 (15.91%) UNIX
3 4 (9.09%) Windows
4 3 (6.82%) Windows XP
4 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) Project Management
2 8 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (18.18%) Migration
3 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.36%) Time Management
5 4 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (9.09%) SDLC
5 4 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 4 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (9.09%) Information Security
5 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 3 (6.82%) OO
6 3 (6.82%) Investment Management
7 2 (4.55%) ITIL
7 2 (4.55%) Information Management
7 2 (4.55%) Resource Management
7 2 (4.55%) SWOT Analysis
7 2 (4.55%) Data Protection
7 2 (4.55%) Database Tuning
7 2 (4.55%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) SQL
2 5 (11.36%) Java
3 4 (9.09%) Perl
4 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.27%) C#
4 1 (2.27%) C++
4 1 (2.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Degree
1 5 (11.36%) SC Cleared
1 5 (11.36%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.55%) MOS
2 2 (4.55%) CISSP
3 1 (2.27%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.27%) SSCP
3 1 (2.27%) CISA
3 1 (2.27%) CISM
3 1 (2.27%) GIAC
3 1 (2.27%) PhD
3 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.27%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) QA
2 2 (4.55%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (15.91%) Vignette
1 7 (15.91%) EMC
2 5 (11.36%) Citrix
3 3 (6.82%) Sybase
3 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.82%) ServiceNow
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle
5 1 (2.27%) Cisco
5 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.27%) Remedy
5 1 (2.27%) VMware
5 1 (2.27%) Crossbeam
5 1 (2.27%) AlgoSec
5 1 (2.27%) Sun
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