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 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank - 20 -
Contract jobs citing Big Data 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian - 3.28% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 11.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £351 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - -
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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
10 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 25.00% 29.51% 10.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 4
Average daily rate £290 £360 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £450 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -9.83%

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

Big Data
Top 13 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian region citing Big Data 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 Big Data.

1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Law
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Retail Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Master Data Management

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian region citing Big Data 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 Big Data. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Law
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Data Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Master Data Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Data Quality