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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank - - 11
Contract jobs citing Big Data 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian - - 3.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £33.33 -
% change year-on-year
+35.01% -
Big Data
Scotland

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
16 19 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 50.00% 19.79% 28.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 5
Median daily rate £325 £350 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -7.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £375 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £379 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.32 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.25% +49.11%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Lothian region citing Big Data as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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