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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Law
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 38 27 68
Rank change year-on-year -11 +41  
Contract jobs citing Law 37 79 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 4.11% 5.23% 0.78%
As % of the General category 8.31% 8.66% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £388 £340
% change year-on-year +9.03% +13.97%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -15.15% -  

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 445 912 739
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 49.44% 60.40% 52.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 448 377
Median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 7
Median hourly rate £47.23 £31.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.35% +210.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -16.92% +30.00%  

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Law as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 49 (75.38%) Data Centre
2 38 (58.46%) Finance
3 19 (29.23%) SQL
4 16 (24.62%) Windows
5 15 (23.08%) Banking
6 14 (21.54%) Linux
7 13 (20.00%) SIEM
8 11 (16.92%) Intel Security
8 11 (16.92%) Python
9 10 (15.38%) DNS
9 10 (15.38%) Cisco
9 10 (15.38%) DB2
9 10 (15.38%) Oracle
10 9 (13.85%) RDBMS
10 9 (13.85%) Database Security
10 9 (13.85%) Relational Database
11 8 (12.31%) F5
11 8 (12.31%) CheckPoint
11 8 (12.31%) Use Case
12 6 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (9.23%) Network Security
12 6 (9.23%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (9.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 6 (9.23%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 6 (9.23%) IBM
12 6 (9.23%) JBoss
12 6 (9.23%) VBA
12 6 (9.23%) Perl
12 6 (9.23%) AIX
12 6 (9.23%) Service Delivery

Law
Top Related 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 (9.23%) JBoss
2 4 (6.15%) Apache
2 4 (6.15%) Skype for Business
2 4 (6.15%) Tomcat
2 4 (6.15%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.62%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.08%) MQSeries
4 2 (3.08%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.38%) DNS
2 6 (9.23%) BIG-IP
2 6 (9.23%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (9.23%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 6 (9.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 6 (9.23%) Network Security
3 4 (6.15%) DHCP
3 4 (6.15%) FTP
4 2 (3.08%) Firewall
5 1 (1.54%) Internet
5 1 (1.54%) MPLS
5 1 (1.54%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.54%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.38%) DB2
2 9 (13.85%) RDBMS
2 9 (13.85%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.15%) Oracle Database
3 4 (6.15%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (6.15%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (6.15%) Oracle Exadata
3 4 (6.15%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 4 (6.15%) Oracle9i Database
4 3 (4.62%) Big Data
4 3 (4.62%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.08%) Gradle
1 2 (3.08%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.08%) Subversion
1 2 (3.08%) WinDbg
General
1 38 (58.46%) Finance
2 15 (23.08%) Banking
3 1 (1.54%) Retail
3 1 (1.54%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (33.85%) Consultant
2 18 (27.69%) Security Consultant
3 12 (18.46%) Database Consultant
4 9 (13.85%) Analyst
5 7 (10.77%) Developer
5 7 (10.77%) Network Consultant
5 7 (10.77%) Senior Consultant
5 7 (10.77%) SIEM Consultant
6 6 (9.23%) DBA
6 6 (9.23%) Network Security Consultant
6 6 (9.23%) Senior Network Consultant
7 5 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (7.69%) Senior Network Security Consultant
7 5 (7.69%) Senior Security Consultant
8 4 (6.15%) Administrator
8 4 (6.15%) IT Analyst
8 4 (6.15%) Oracle DBA
8 4 (6.15%) Technical Developer
9 3 (4.62%) IT Project Manager
9 3 (4.62%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.15%) ISPF
2 3 (4.62%) .NET
3 2 (3.08%) AngularJS
3 2 (3.08%) CSS
3 2 (3.08%) CSS3
3 2 (3.08%) Hibernate
3 2 (3.08%) HTML
3 2 (3.08%) HTML5
3 2 (3.08%) JPA
3 2 (3.08%) jQuery
3 2 (3.08%) Middleware
3 2 (3.08%) RESTful
3 2 (3.08%) Sass
3 2 (3.08%) Spring
3 2 (3.08%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 49 (75.38%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.15%) Mainframe
4 3 (4.62%) Blackberry
4 3 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.62%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.54%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.54%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.54%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (24.62%) Windows
2 14 (21.54%) Linux
3 6 (9.23%) AIX
4 3 (4.62%) Unix
4 3 (4.62%) Windows 10
4 3 (4.62%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.08%) zOS
6 1 (1.54%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.00%) SIEM
2 9 (13.85%) Database Security
3 8 (12.31%) Use Case
4 6 (9.23%) Service Delivery
5 5 (7.69%) ITIL
5 5 (7.69%) Software Testing
6 4 (6.15%) Business Continuity
6 4 (6.15%) DevOps
6 4 (6.15%) Service Management
7 3 (4.62%) Analytics
7 3 (4.62%) Big Data Analytics
7 3 (4.62%) Coaching
7 3 (4.62%) Data Analytics
7 3 (4.62%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.62%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (4.62%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (4.62%) Security Operations
8 2 (3.08%) Kanban
8 2 (3.08%) Process Improvement
8 2 (3.08%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (29.23%) SQL
2 11 (16.92%) Python
3 6 (9.23%) Perl
3 6 (9.23%) VBA
4 5 (7.69%) Java
5 4 (6.15%) JCL
6 3 (4.62%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.62%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.08%) ES6
7 2 (3.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (4.62%) CEH
1 3 (4.62%) CISSP
1 3 (4.62%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.15%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (6.15%) Time Sharing Option
2 4 (6.15%) XenApp
2 4 (6.15%) XenDesktop
3 2 (3.08%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.08%) VMware ESX
3 2 (3.08%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (6.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (4.62%) SCCM
2 3 (4.62%) SCOM
2 3 (4.62%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (4.62%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (3.08%) FortiGate
3 2 (3.08%) TeamSite
4 1 (1.54%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 11 (16.92%) Intel Security
2 10 (15.38%) Cisco
2 10 (15.38%) Oracle
3 8 (12.31%) CheckPoint
3 8 (12.31%) F5
4 6 (9.23%) IBM
5 4 (6.15%) Blue Coat
5 4 (6.15%) CA
5 4 (6.15%) Citrix
5 4 (6.15%) Red Hat
6 3 (4.62%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.62%) Splunk
6 3 (4.62%) Symantec
7 2 (3.08%) HP
7 2 (3.08%) Infoblox
7 2 (3.08%) Varonis
7 2 (3.08%) VMware
8 1 (1.54%) AppDynamics
8 1 (1.54%) SAP
8 1 (1.54%) TIBCO