The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data 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 Big Data over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank - 12 14
Contract jobs citing Big Data 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian - 2.86% 1.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 12.50% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £470 £463 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.33 - £20.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the West Lothian region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
24 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 22.43% 22.86% 23.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 5 13
Average daily rate £318 £378 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.89% +3.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £405 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+8.22% -4.61%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Big Data across the West Lothian region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Big Data
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Big Data Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian