Period
to 29 November 2020

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 29 November 2020 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
29 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 59 92 105
Rank change year-on-year +33 +13 +5
Contract jobs citing Legal 6 16 31
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.75% 0.82% 1.09%
As % of the General category 1.12% 1.34% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 15
Median daily rate £426 £394 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.06% +5.00% -1.38%
10th Percentile £387 £289 £120
90th Percentile £493 £584 £585
Scotland median daily rate £401 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -10.89% +20.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £36.50
Scotland median hourly rate - - £45.00

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 536 1,198 1,677
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 67.25% 61.15% 58.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 535 782
Median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £208 £240 £235
90th Percentile £575 £600 £563
Scotland median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 12
Median hourly rate £12.25 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.00% - +191.67%
10th Percentile £12.13 £16.23 £12.58
90th Percentile £30.48 £52.50 £44.27
Median hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +33.33% -10.00% +31.58%

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Legal in Edinburgh

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Legal in Edinburgh.

Daily rate trend for Legal in Edinburgh

Legal
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Legal in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 29 November 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Legal in Edinburgh

Legal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Legal in Edinburgh.

Hourly rate trend for Legal in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 November 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Legal also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Legal.

1 4 (66.67%) Public Sector
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Validation
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 2 (33.33%) Decision-Making
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Curam
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Content Management
4 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Statistics
4 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) Wealth Management
4 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Change 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 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (66.67%) Public Sector
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
3 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Publishing
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Business Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Governance Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Information Governance Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Information Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Migration Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Mindset
2 1 (16.67%) Hedge funds
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 2 (33.33%) Decision-Making
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 2 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (16.67%) Content Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) ETL Development
2 1 (16.67%) Information Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Iteration Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Iteration Retrospective
2 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Sprint Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Sprint Retrospective
2 1 (16.67%) User Stories
2 1 (16.67%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
2 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (16.67%) Wealth Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (16.67%) GDPR
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Curam
1 1 (16.67%) IBM
1 1 (16.67%) Informatica