The first table below looks at the demand for Analytics skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Lothian region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analytics
Rank - - 16
Contract jobs citing Analytics 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian - - 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £354
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £26.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+52.38% +59.09%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
46 37 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 76.67% 77.08% 66.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 25 23
Average daily rate £360 £390 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £445 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £16.50 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Analytics
Scotland

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Analytics across the West Lothian region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Analytics
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Analytics across the West Lothian region.

Analytics Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

Analytics
Top 23 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian region citing Analytics also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Analytics.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) AWK
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) Munin
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) sed
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Analytics

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian region citing Analytics also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Analytics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) AWK
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) sed
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) Munin