Period
to 22 June 2018

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 June 2018 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 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 83 96
Rank change year-on-year -8 +13 +12
Contract jobs citing Legal 38 29 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.31% 1.39% 1.35%
As % of the General category 2.55% 2.79% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 12
Edinburgh median daily rate £378 £400 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.63% -20.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £188 £266 £349
90th Percentile £625 £670 £525
Scotland median daily rate £389 £390 £380
% change year-on-year -0.32% +2.63% -6.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £16.50 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £16.50 - £9.88

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 1,491 1,040 1,727
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 51.52% 49.95% 59.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 780 634 867
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -2.94% +9.68%
10th Percentile £310 £251 £288
90th Percentile £550 £575 £552
Scotland median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 2
Edinburgh median hourly rate £16.75 £18.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.94% -41.94% +200.97%
10th Percentile £10.35 £10.00 £23.55
90th Percentile £92.85 £50.19 £40.45
Scotland median hourly rate £15.00 £30.93 £22.00
% change year-on-year -51.50% +40.57% -26.67%

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 June 2018.

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 June 2018, 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 21 (55.26%) Finance
2 9 (23.68%) SQL
3 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (18.42%) Asset Management
5 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (13.16%) Migration
6 5 (13.16%) Oracle
6 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
6 5 (13.16%) Banking
6 5 (13.16%) Business Analysis
7 4 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (10.53%) Data Analysis
7 4 (10.53%) HFM
7 4 (10.53%) VB.NET
7 4 (10.53%) .NET
7 4 (10.53%) C#
7 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET
7 4 (10.53%) Hyperion
7 4 (10.53%) Essbase
7 4 (10.53%) Advertising
7 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
7 4 (10.53%) Oracle Smart View
7 4 (10.53%) FINREP
7 4 (10.53%) Data Migration
7 4 (10.53%) Data Protection
7 4 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (10.53%) Change Control
7 4 (10.53%) Client Onboarding
7 4 (10.53%) GDPR

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 (2.63%) ArcGIS
1 1 (2.63%) CMS
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) HFM
2 1 (2.63%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.26%) PaaS
2 1 (2.63%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (2.63%) Data Lake Analytics
2 1 (2.63%) IaaS
2 1 (2.63%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) Firewall
1 2 (5.26%) Network Security
1 2 (5.26%) VPN
2 1 (2.63%) Internet
2 1 (2.63%) LAN
2 1 (2.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.53%) Essbase
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle Smart View
3 1 (2.63%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (2.63%) Data Lake
3 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.63%) GIS
3 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.63%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 21 (55.26%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Banking
3 4 (10.53%) Advertising
4 3 (7.89%) Multimedia
5 2 (5.26%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.63%) Back Office
6 1 (2.63%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.63%) Marketing
6 1 (2.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Analyst
2 4 (10.53%) Business Analyst
2 4 (10.53%) Security Manager
3 3 (7.89%) .NET Developer
3 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 3 (7.89%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (7.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (7.89%) C# Developer
3 3 (7.89%) C# VB.NET Developer
3 3 (7.89%) Developer
3 3 (7.89%) Hyperion Specialist
3 3 (7.89%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle Specialist
3 3 (7.89%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (7.89%) VB.NET Developer
3 3 (7.89%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (5.26%) Cybersecurity Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Supplier Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Technologist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) .NET
1 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET
2 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (7.89%) jQuery
3 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.63%) Aurelia
4 1 (2.63%) CSS
4 1 (2.63%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (2.63%) HTML
4 1 (2.63%) Middleware
4 1 (2.63%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.53%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (5.26%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (5.26%) VLE
4 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.63%) Equities
4 1 (2.63%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.63%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.63%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.63%) Podcast
4 1 (2.63%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.63%) Social Media
4 1 (2.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Linux
1 1 (2.63%) NetWare
1 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (2.63%) Unix
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
1 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
1 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (18.42%) Asset Management
3 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (13.16%) Business Analysis
4 5 (13.16%) Migration
5 4 (10.53%) Change Control
5 4 (10.53%) Client Onboarding
5 4 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (10.53%) Data Analysis
5 4 (10.53%) Data Migration
5 4 (10.53%) Data Protection
5 4 (10.53%) Innovative Thinking
6 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.89%) Information Security
6 3 (7.89%) MVC
6 3 (7.89%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (5.26%) Data Modelling
7 2 (5.26%) ITIL
7 2 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.68%) SQL
2 4 (10.53%) C#
2 4 (10.53%) VB.NET
3 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.63%) C
4 1 (2.63%) Java
4 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) ISEB
2 1 (2.63%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.63%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) FINREP
1 4 (10.53%) GDPR
1 4 (10.53%) IFRS
1 4 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.26%) BS7799
2 2 (5.26%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (5.26%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.63%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Ansible
1 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.63%) Puppet
1 1 (2.63%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Oracle
2 4 (10.53%) Hyperion
3 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.63%) Charles River
4 1 (2.63%) Google
4 1 (2.63%) HP
4 1 (2.63%) IBM
4 1 (2.63%) Informatica
4 1 (2.63%) Progress
4 1 (2.63%) Remedy
4 1 (2.63%) VMware