Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Lothian with a requirement for E-Commerce skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited E-Commerce over the 6 months to 17 January 2018 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.

E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
Scotland > West Lothian
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 20 23
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3 -
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 1 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 1.39% 4.71% 3.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 5.26% 4.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 5
West Lothian median daily rate £338 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.85% - -
10th Percentile £319 £280 £313
90th Percentile £356 £370 £338
Scotland median daily rate £450 £475 £338
% change year-on-year -5.26% +40.74% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Lothian median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

E-Commerce 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 60 76 122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 83.33% 89.41% 84.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 50 64
West Lothian median daily rate £415 £344 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.73% -8.33% -
10th Percentile £221 £230 £266
90th Percentile £494 £426 £474
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
West Lothian median hourly rate £30.00 £8.69 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +245.42% -41.12% -
10th Percentile £29.00 £8.14 £10.43
90th Percentile £31.00 £26.39 £19.28
Scotland median hourly rate £21.00 £21.50 £23.35
% change year-on-year -2.33% -7.92% +3.78%

E-Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

Job postings citing E-Commerce as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Lothian.

Job vacancy trend for E-Commerce in West Lothian

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Contractor daily rate trend for E-Commerce in West Lothian

E-Commerce
Contract Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-Commerce within the West Lothian region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Livingston 0 1 £338 +3.85%
E-Commerce
Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Lothian region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) VB6
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

E-Commerce
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) VB6
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft