The table below looks at the statistics for Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analysis
Rank 20 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 1.05% - 4.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% - 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£330 - £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £28.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-31.57% +42.50%
Data Analysis
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Lothian region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
77 31 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 81.05% 83.78% 87.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 20 38
Average daily rate £330 £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £315 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £420 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £42.00 £7.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +460.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

Data Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Data Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Data Analysis Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

Data Analysis
Contract Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analysis within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

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Rank Change
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Last Year
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Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
Livingston - 1 £330 -
Data Analysis
Scotland

Data Analysis
Top 25 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian region citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Service Management
2 3 (50.00%) ITSM
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) XSLT
2 3 (50.00%) UNIX
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (50.00%) SMS
2 3 (50.00%) Toad
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Subversion
2 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (33.33%) Netezza
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) Bugzilla
3 2 (33.33%) Teradata
4 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian region citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Toad
1 3 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) Bugzilla
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Applications Support
3 2 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) XML
1 3 (50.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) UNIX
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Service Management
1 3 (50.00%) ITSM
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) Teradata
2 2 (33.33%) Netezza