Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 6 months to 22 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.

Legal
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 99 108
Rank change year-on-year -4 +9 -7
Contract jobs citing Legal 32 22 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.08% 1.03% 0.82%
As % of the General category 2.06% 2.28% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 9 11
Edinburgh median daily rate £380 £325 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.00% -21.21% -8.33%
10th Percentile £276 £254 £325
90th Percentile £518 £393 £495
Scotland median daily rate £388 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +19.23% -13.33% -16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £28.80 £9.88 -
% change year-on-year +191.65% - -

Legal 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 1553 964 2017
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 52.55% 45.26% 63.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 828 536 957
Edinburgh median daily rate £403 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.24% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £263 £289 £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%

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Legal in Edinburgh

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Legal in Edinburgh

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Legal in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Legal in Edinburgh

Legal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal in Edinburgh.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Legal in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Legal.

1 22 (68.75%) Finance
2 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (31.25%) Banking
4 9 (28.13%) Asset Management
5 8 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (21.88%) Scrum
7 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (15.63%) Management Information System
8 5 (15.63%) SQL
9 4 (12.50%) Project Management
9 4 (12.50%) User Experience
10 3 (9.38%) Customer-Centricity
10 3 (9.38%) PMO
10 3 (9.38%) Markit EDM
10 3 (9.38%) DevOps
10 3 (9.38%) Disclosure Scotland
10 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
10 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Project
10 3 (9.38%) Change Management
10 3 (9.38%) Information Security
10 3 (9.38%) Back Office
10 3 (9.38%) Content Management
10 3 (9.38%) Business Analysis
10 3 (9.38%) FitNesse
10 3 (9.38%) Test Automation
11 2 (6.25%) NoSQL
11 2 (6.25%) Investment Management
11 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Content Management
11 2 (6.25%) Performance Testing
11 2 (6.25%) Matrix Management

Legal
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 2 (6.25%) CMS
1 2 (6.25%) FileNet
2 1 (3.13%) SAS
2 1 (3.13%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.13%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Lucidchart
1 1 (3.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) 802.11
1 1 (3.13%) BGP
1 1 (3.13%) Cisco Wireless
1 1 (3.13%) EIGRP
1 1 (3.13%) Firewall
1 1 (3.13%) HSRP
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
1 1 (3.13%) IPsec
1 1 (3.13%) LAN
1 1 (3.13%) LDAP
1 1 (3.13%) MPLS
1 1 (3.13%) NetScaler
1 1 (3.13%) OSPF
1 1 (3.13%) VPN
1 1 (3.13%) WAN
1 1 (3.13%) Wireless
1 1 (3.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.13%) Big Data
2 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) FitNesse
2 1 (3.13%) Axure RP
2 1 (3.13%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (3.13%) CruiseControl
2 1 (3.13%) JIRA
2 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
General
1 22 (68.75%) Finance
2 10 (31.25%) Banking
3 3 (9.38%) Back Office
4 2 (6.25%) Retail Banking
5 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Project Manager
3 6 (18.75%) Business Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Digital Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Digital Business Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) IT Manager
5 2 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Lead Business Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Security Manager
6 1 (3.13%) CMS Business Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Compliance Business Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) GDPR Project Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Information Officer
6 1 (3.13%) Records Management Project Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Records Manager
6 1 (3.13%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) XML
2 1 (3.13%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) 802.1X
2 1 (3.13%) HTML
2 1 (3.13%) Silverlight
2 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.63%) Management Information System
3 4 (12.50%) User Experience
4 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.25%) Wiki
5 1 (3.13%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (28.13%) Asset Management
3 8 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (21.88%) Scrum
5 4 (12.50%) Project Management
6 3 (9.38%) Business Analysis
6 3 (9.38%) Change Management
6 3 (9.38%) Content Management
6 3 (9.38%) Customer-Centricity
6 3 (9.38%) DevOps
6 3 (9.38%) Information Security
6 3 (9.38%) Test Automation
7 2 (6.25%) Analytics
7 2 (6.25%) Collaborative Working
7 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.25%) Data Protection
7 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Content Management
7 2 (6.25%) Information Governance
7 2 (6.25%) Matrix Organization
7 2 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (9.38%) PMO
2 2 (6.25%) GDPR
2 2 (6.25%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.13%) BS7799
3 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Cacti
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) IBM
3 1 (3.13%) Charles River
3 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco
3 1 (3.13%) Citrix
3 1 (3.13%) CyberArk
3 1 (3.13%) F5
3 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.13%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds