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 3 months to 24 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.

Legal
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 70 82
Rank change year-on-year +6 +12  
Contract jobs citing Legal 16 28 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.34% 2.08% 0.55%
As % of the General category 2.68% 3.53% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 6
Median daily rate £400 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £348 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £9.88 £15.00
% change year-on-year +62.02% -34.16%  

Legal 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 597 793 952
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 50.08% 58.87% 65.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 408 483
Median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 7
Median hourly rate £9.65 - £10.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.38 £22.67
% change year-on-year +23.07% +7.54%  

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

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 3 months to 24 June 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 24 June 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 24 (82.76%) Finance
2 13 (44.83%) Asset Management
3 8 (27.59%) Banking
4 6 (20.69%) Business Analysis
5 5 (17.24%) Migration
5 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (13.79%) Validation
6 4 (13.79%) Workflow
6 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
6 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (10.34%) ERP
7 3 (10.34%) Unit4 Business World
7 3 (10.34%) Project Management
7 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
7 3 (10.34%) Back Office
7 3 (10.34%) Information Security
7 3 (10.34%) Scrum
7 3 (10.34%) Local Government
7 3 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (10.34%) Investment Management
7 3 (10.34%) Data Migration
7 3 (10.34%) SDLC
7 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (6.90%) Front End Development
8 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
8 2 (6.90%) Aurelia
8 2 (6.90%) System Integration Testing
8 2 (6.90%) Task Automation
8 2 (6.90%) gulp

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 (6.90%) FileNet
1 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) ArcGIS
2 1 (3.45%) CMS
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.45%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Big Data
2 1 (3.45%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.45%) GIS
2 1 (3.45%) PowerPivot
2 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.45%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (3.45%) Spatial Data
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.90%) Grunt
1 2 (6.90%) gulp
1 2 (6.90%) Subversion
General
1 24 (82.76%) Finance
2 8 (27.59%) Banking
3 3 (10.34%) Back Office
3 3 (10.34%) Local Government
4 2 (6.90%) General Ledger
4 2 (6.90%) Marketing
5 1 (3.45%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Analyst
2 8 (27.59%) Business Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Consultant
3 6 (20.69%) Project Manager
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Business Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Architect
5 3 (10.34%) IT Manager
5 3 (10.34%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Business Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (6.90%) Implementation Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) FileNet Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Information Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Junior Project Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Project Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Sourcing Manager
7 1 (3.45%) User Experience Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) .NET
1 2 (6.90%) Ajax
1 2 (6.90%) Aurelia
1 2 (6.90%) CSS
1 2 (6.90%) CSS3
1 2 (6.90%) HTML
1 2 (6.90%) HTML5
1 2 (6.90%) LESS
1 2 (6.90%) Sass
1 2 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (3.45%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 1 (3.45%) REST
2 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (3.45%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (3.45%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.45%) Photography
3 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
1 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Asset Management
2 6 (20.69%) Business Analysis
3 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.24%) Migration
3 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (13.79%) Validation
4 4 (13.79%) Workflow
5 3 (10.34%) Data Migration
5 3 (10.34%) ERP
5 3 (10.34%) Information Security
5 3 (10.34%) Investment Management
5 3 (10.34%) Project Management
5 3 (10.34%) Scrum
5 3 (10.34%) SDLC
5 3 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Data Privacy
6 2 (6.90%) Front End Development
6 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.90%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
1 2 (6.90%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.45%) MiFID
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) IBM
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle
2 1 (3.45%) Ab Initio
2 1 (3.45%) CyberArk
2 1 (3.45%) ESRI
2 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
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