Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Lothian with a requirement for Data Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Analysis over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Data Analysis
Scotland > West Lothian
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 19 29
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Lothian - 5.71% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 6.25% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
West Lothian median daily rate - £325 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.52% -
Scotland median daily rate £400 £365 £395
% change year-on-year +9.59% -7.59% +3.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Lothian median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £19.00 £9.37 £31.23
% change year-on-year +102.77% -69.99% +52.32%

Data Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Lothian with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Lothian
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 82 64 150
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 90.11% 91.43% 89.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 48 74
West Lothian median daily rate £408 £338 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.74% -8.47% -1.67%
10th Percentile £232 £281 £265
90th Percentile £434 £427 £470
Scotland median daily rate £390 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
West Lothian median hourly rate £30.00 £8.69 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +245.42% -13.15% -76.19%
10th Percentile £29.00 £8.14 £9.50
90th Percentile £31.00 £26.39 £10.50
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% -16.00% +11.11%

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

Job postings citing Data Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Lothian.

Job vacancy trend for Data Analysis in West Lothian

Data Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analysis in West Lothian