The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Law over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Law
Scotland > Edinburgh
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 30 74
Rank change year-on-year -37 +44  
Contract jobs citing Law 16 79 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.30% 5.81% 0.98%
As % of the General category 2.57% 10.15% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £375 -
Scotland median daily rate £375 £400 -
% change year-on-year -6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Law is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 622 778 955
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 50.49% 57.25% 66.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 624 728 918
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £424 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.66% +13.06%  
10th Percentile £250 £296 £288
90th Percentile £620 £538 £500
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 9
Edinburgh median hourly rate £9.65 - £10.30
10th Percentile £9.33 - £9.25
90th Percentile £10.80 - £18.08
Scotland median hourly rate £30.00 £9.88 £30.00
% change year-on-year +203.79% -67.08%  

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Law as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Law in Edinburgh

Law
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Law in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Law in Edinburgh

Law
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Law in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Law in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Law.

1 34 (64.15%) Finance
2 33 (62.26%) Data Centre
2 33 (62.26%) Programme Delivery
3 18 (33.96%) Banking
4 14 (26.42%) Linux
5 13 (24.53%) Windows
6 12 (22.64%) IBM
7 11 (20.75%) Python
8 10 (18.87%) FTP
8 10 (18.87%) SQL
8 10 (18.87%) Oracle
8 10 (18.87%) Service Management
8 10 (18.87%) Service Delivery
8 10 (18.87%) JCL
8 10 (18.87%) Mainframe
8 10 (18.87%) ISPF
8 10 (18.87%) SIEM
8 10 (18.87%) Time Sharing Option
9 8 (15.09%) Perl
9 8 (15.09%) AIX
10 6 (11.32%) Use Case
10 6 (11.32%) JBoss
10 6 (11.32%) DB2
10 6 (11.32%) VBA
10 6 (11.32%) Red Hat
10 6 (11.32%) Database Security
11 5 (9.43%) Unix
11 5 (9.43%) Analytics
12 4 (7.55%) Oracle Exadata
12 4 (7.55%) Oracle Database 11g

Law
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (11.32%) JBoss
2 4 (7.55%) Apache
2 4 (7.55%) Tomcat
2 4 (7.55%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.77%) MQSeries
3 2 (3.77%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.89%) SAS
4 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.87%) FTP
2 4 (7.55%) DNS
3 3 (5.66%) BIG-IP
3 3 (5.66%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (5.66%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (5.66%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (5.66%) Network Security
4 2 (3.77%) SAN
5 1 (1.89%) DHCP
5 1 (1.89%) Internet
5 1 (1.89%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.32%) DB2
2 4 (7.55%) Oracle Database
2 4 (7.55%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (7.55%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (7.55%) Oracle Exadata
2 4 (7.55%) Oracle8/8i Database
2 4 (7.55%) Oracle9i Database
2 4 (7.55%) RDBMS
2 4 (7.55%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.66%) Big Data
General
1 34 (64.15%) Finance
2 18 (33.96%) Banking
3 3 (5.66%) Retail
4 2 (3.77%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (28.30%) Consultant
2 12 (22.64%) Security Consultant
3 10 (18.87%) Developer
3 10 (18.87%) Technical Developer
4 7 (13.21%) Database Consultant
5 6 (11.32%) DBA
6 4 (7.55%) Administrator
6 4 (7.55%) Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Oracle DBA
6 4 (7.55%) SIEM Consultant
7 3 (5.66%) Architect
7 3 (5.66%) IT Manager
7 3 (5.66%) IT Project Manager
7 3 (5.66%) Network Consultant
7 3 (5.66%) Network Security Consultant
7 3 (5.66%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.66%) Security Architect
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Network Consultant
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Network Security Consultant
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.87%) ISPF
2 3 (5.66%) .NET
3 2 (3.77%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 33 (62.26%) Data Centre
2 10 (18.87%) Mainframe
3 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (5.66%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (3.77%) Clustering
5 2 (3.77%) Replication
5 2 (3.77%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.89%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.89%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.42%) Linux
2 13 (24.53%) Windows
3 8 (15.09%) AIX
4 5 (9.43%) Unix
5 2 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (62.26%) Programme Delivery
2 10 (18.87%) Service Delivery
2 10 (18.87%) Service Management
2 10 (18.87%) SIEM
3 6 (11.32%) Database Security
3 6 (11.32%) Use Case
4 5 (9.43%) Analytics
5 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (7.55%) Business Continuity
5 4 (7.55%) ITIL
5 4 (7.55%) Scrum
6 3 (5.66%) Big Data Analytics
6 3 (5.66%) Coaching
6 3 (5.66%) Data Analytics
6 3 (5.66%) Identity Management
6 3 (5.66%) Mentoring
6 3 (5.66%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.77%) Content Management
7 2 (3.77%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (3.77%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.75%) Python
2 10 (18.87%) JCL
2 10 (18.87%) SQL
3 8 (15.09%) Perl
4 6 (11.32%) VBA
5 3 (5.66%) Bash Shell
5 3 (5.66%) Java
6 2 (3.77%) C
6 2 (3.77%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (5.66%) CEH
1 3 (5.66%) CISSP
1 3 (5.66%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (5.66%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (18.87%) Time Sharing Option
2 3 (5.66%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.77%) RHEV
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.89%) XenApp
4 1 (1.89%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (3.77%) Control-M
2 2 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.77%) Puppet
2 2 (3.77%) Rundeck
2 2 (3.77%) TeamSite
2 2 (3.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.89%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 12 (22.64%) IBM
2 10 (18.87%) Oracle
3 6 (11.32%) Red Hat
4 4 (7.55%) McAfee
5 3 (5.66%) Blue Coat
5 3 (5.66%) CheckPoint
5 3 (5.66%) Cisco
5 3 (5.66%) F5
5 3 (5.66%) Splunk
6 2 (3.77%) EMC
6 2 (3.77%) HP
7 1 (1.89%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.89%) CA
7 1 (1.89%) Citrix
7 1 (1.89%) TIBCO