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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 107 104 113
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Contract jobs citing Legal 14 27 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.72% 0.96% 0.60%
As % of the General category 2.36% 2.09% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 11
Median daily rate £321 £473 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.06% -0.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £379 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £576 £516
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £12.00 £17.17
% change year-on-year
+150.00% -30.10%
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
593 1291 1265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 30.39% 45.75% 44.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 599 629
Median daily rate £414 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.43% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £259 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 26 12
Median hourly rate £32.00 £33.71 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.07% +7.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £12.08 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.93 £43.10 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.34 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-15.12% +10.00%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +17 10 £311 -34.63% 2
Glasgow +1 3 £450 - 3
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Legal
UK

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 17 (51.52%) Finance
2 10 (30.30%) Asset Management
3 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 7 (21.21%) Migration
4 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (18.18%) Banking
5 6 (18.18%) Management Information System
5 6 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
7 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
7 4 (12.12%) MS Office
7 4 (12.12%) ETL
7 4 (12.12%) MS Visio
7 4 (12.12%) Degree
7 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (12.12%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (9.09%) Cisco
8 3 (9.09%) Test Management
8 3 (9.09%) Project Management
8 3 (9.09%) CAD
8 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (9.09%) Analytics
8 3 (9.09%) Data Conversion
8 3 (9.09%) Project Governance
8 3 (9.09%) Process Improvement
8 3 (9.09%) Test Strategy
9 2 (6.06%) Data Analytics
9 2 (6.06%) F5
9 2 (6.06%) Visualisation

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 (12.12%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.06%) CMS
2 2 (6.06%) Confluence
3 1 (3.03%) Apache
3 1 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.03%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
3 4 (12.12%) MS Office
3 4 (12.12%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.03%) MS Project
4 1 (3.03%) Weka
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Google Analytics
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Internet
1 2 (6.06%) Wireless
2 1 (3.03%) BGP
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (3.03%) EIGRP
2 1 (3.03%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (3.03%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) IPsec
2 1 (3.03%) LAN
2 1 (3.03%) MPLS
2 1 (3.03%) OSPF
2 1 (3.03%) Skype
2 1 (3.03%) SSL
2 1 (3.03%) TACACS
2 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.03%) VPN
2 1 (3.03%) WAN
2 1 (3.03%) Wireshark
2 1 (3.03%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.06%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (6.06%) GIS
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.03%) PowerPivot
3 1 (3.03%) QGIS
3 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.03%) Spatial Data
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) JIRA
2 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.03%) Grunt
2 1 (3.03%) gulp
2 1 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 17 (51.52%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Electronics
3 2 (6.06%) Financial Institution
3 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.06%) Marketing
3 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.03%) Law
4 1 (3.03%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (12.12%) Project Manager
3 3 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (9.09%) Test Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Customer Executive
4 2 (6.06%) Customer Service Executive
4 2 (6.06%) Data Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Insight Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) IT Support
5 1 (3.03%) IT Trainer
5 1 (3.03%) Office 365 Consultant
5 1 (3.03%) Risk Project Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Senior Data Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Technology Risk Manager
5 1 (3.03%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) CSS
1 2 (6.06%) HTML
1 2 (6.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (3.03%) Ajax
2 1 (3.03%) CSS3
2 1 (3.03%) Hibernate
2 1 (3.03%) HTML5
2 1 (3.03%) jQuery
2 1 (3.03%) LESS
2 1 (3.03%) PostGIS
2 1 (3.03%) Spring
2 1 (3.03%) Web Services
2 1 (3.03%) XML
2 1 (3.03%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.09%) Data Conversion
4 2 (6.06%) 3D Printing
4 2 (6.06%) Visualisation
5 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.03%) Copywriting
5 1 (3.03%) Data Integration
5 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.03%) e-Learning
5 1 (3.03%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (3.03%) Mainframe
5 1 (3.03%) Ontologies
5 1 (3.03%) PMI
5 1 (3.03%) Remote Sensing
5 1 (3.03%) Social Media
5 1 (3.03%) User Experience
5 1 (3.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Linux
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
1 1 (3.03%) Windows 10
1 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Asset Management
2 7 (21.21%) Migration
3 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.12%) ETL
3 4 (12.12%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (9.09%) Analytics
4 3 (9.09%) CAD
4 3 (9.09%) Process Improvement
4 3 (9.09%) Project Governance
4 3 (9.09%) Project Management
4 3 (9.09%) Test Management
4 3 (9.09%) Test Strategy
5 2 (6.06%) Data Analytics
5 2 (6.06%) Fund Accounting
5 2 (6.06%) Prototyping
5 2 (6.06%) Rapid Prototyping
5 2 (6.06%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (6.06%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
1 2 (6.06%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) C#
2 1 (3.03%) Java
2 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.03%) Python
2 1 (3.03%) R
2 1 (3.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) Postgraduate
3 1 (3.03%) CCNA
3 1 (3.03%) CGEIT
3 1 (3.03%) CISA
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.03%) CRISC
3 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) BS7666
2 1 (3.03%) COBIT
2 1 (3.03%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
1 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) IAG
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) Cisco
3 2 (6.06%) Charles River
3 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
3 2 (6.06%) F5
3 2 (6.06%) OpenText
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle
3 2 (6.06%) VMware
4 1 (3.03%) Ab Initio
4 1 (3.03%) Brocade
4 1 (3.03%) Fortinet
4 1 (3.03%) Google
4 1 (3.03%) Intel Security
4 1 (3.03%) NetApp
4 1 (3.03%) RapidMiner
4 1 (3.03%) Riverbed
4 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds
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