Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 37 91
Rank change year-on-year -59 +54 +30
Contract jobs citing Law 39 107 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.32% 5.07% 1.40%
As % of the General category 2.52% 11.33% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 0
Edinburgh median daily rate £325 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% - -
Scotland median daily rate £325 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -18.75% +14.29% -26.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £12.50 - -

Law is in the General Skills category. The following 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.

All General Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1549 944 2044
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 52.58% 44.72% 63.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 825 529 970
Edinburgh median daily rate £405 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.71% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £264 £288 £275
90th Percentile £538 £538 £538
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 12
Edinburgh median hourly rate £11.50 £27.75 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.56% +52.05% +65.91%
10th Percentile £9.85 £19.35 £12.35
90th Percentile £26.25 £48.59 £39.42
Scotland median hourly rate £29.40 £29.25 £30.50
% change year-on-year +0.51% -4.10% +35.56%

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 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Law in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 20 (51.28%) Finance
2 13 (33.33%) Linux
3 12 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (23.08%) Data Centre
4 9 (23.08%) Programme Delivery
5 8 (20.51%) Hybrid Cloud
5 8 (20.51%) DNS
5 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (20.51%) Banking
6 7 (17.95%) Splunk
6 7 (17.95%) CentOS
6 7 (17.95%) Nagios
6 7 (17.95%) Public Cloud
7 6 (15.38%) SOAP
7 6 (15.38%) Web Services
7 6 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (15.38%) Jenkins
7 6 (15.38%) Puppet
7 6 (15.38%) Git (software)
8 5 (12.82%) TeamCity
8 5 (12.82%) DevOps
8 5 (12.82%) Ansible
8 5 (12.82%) Mainframe
9 4 (10.26%) IBM
9 4 (10.26%) FTP
9 4 (10.26%) Scrum
9 4 (10.26%) Service Management
9 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery
9 4 (10.26%) Risk Assessment

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 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.56%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.56%) IaaS
3 1 (2.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.51%) DNS
2 4 (10.26%) FTP
3 2 (5.13%) Firewall
3 2 (5.13%) Network Security
4 1 (2.56%) LDAP
4 1 (2.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) DB2
1 3 (7.69%) RDBMS
1 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 6 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 5 (12.82%) TeamCity
3 4 (10.26%) Subversion
4 3 (7.69%) Artifactory
4 3 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (7.69%) Bitbucket
4 3 (7.69%) JIRA
4 3 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (2.56%) IntelliJ
6 1 (2.56%) Selenium
General
1 20 (51.28%) Finance
2 8 (20.51%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) Consultant
2 7 (17.95%) Cloud Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) Developer
2 7 (17.95%) Security Consultant
3 4 (10.26%) Architect
3 4 (10.26%) Security Architect
3 4 (10.26%) Technical Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) J2EE Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Administrator
5 2 (5.13%) Coordinator
5 2 (5.13%) DevOps Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Junior
5 2 (5.13%) Project Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Project Coordinator
5 2 (5.13%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) SOAP
1 6 (15.38%) Web Services
2 4 (10.26%) ISPF
2 4 (10.26%) Middleware
3 3 (7.69%) DHTML
3 3 (7.69%) EJB
3 3 (7.69%) HTML
3 3 (7.69%) J2EE
3 3 (7.69%) JMS
3 3 (7.69%) JSP
3 3 (7.69%) REST
3 3 (7.69%) XML
4 1 (2.56%) Nightwatchjs
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 8 (20.51%) Hybrid Cloud
3 7 (17.95%) Public Cloud
4 5 (12.82%) Mainframe
5 3 (7.69%) Virtual Team
6 1 (2.56%) Grid Computing
6 1 (2.56%) PKI
6 1 (2.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (33.33%) Linux
2 12 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (17.95%) CentOS
4 3 (7.69%) Windows
5 2 (5.13%) Unix
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.08%) Programme Delivery
2 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (12.82%) DevOps
5 4 (10.26%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (10.26%) Scrum
5 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery
5 4 (10.26%) Service Management
5 4 (10.26%) Test Automation
6 3 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 3 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (7.69%) Data Security
6 3 (7.69%) Functional Testing
6 3 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (7.69%) Performance Testing
6 3 (7.69%) Runbook
6 3 (7.69%) SDLC
6 3 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (5.13%) Project Management
7 2 (5.13%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.26%) Java
1 4 (10.26%) JCL
1 4 (10.26%) Python
2 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 3 (7.69%) Perl
2 3 (7.69%) SQL
3 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
3 2 (5.13%) Ruby
4 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) Time Sharing Option
2 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) Nagios
2 6 (15.38%) Puppet
3 5 (12.82%) Ansible
4 3 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (7.69%) Rundeck
5 2 (5.13%) Kubernetes
6 1 (2.56%) Control-M
6 1 (2.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Splunk
2 4 (10.26%) IBM
2 4 (10.26%) Oracle
3 3 (7.69%) CyberArk
3 3 (7.69%) Symantec
4 2 (5.13%) EMC
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.56%) Red Hat