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The Global Leader in Labour Market Analytics

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Your Mission and Our Insight

Making decisions relating to your local economy is hard if you don't have confidence in the insight you’re basing those decisions on. Our aim is to give you both certainty and peace of mind that the decisions your organisation takes to fulfil your mission are based on the best and most appropriately detailed local Labour Market Insight available.

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Why Work With Lightcast?

In a word: Insight

We’re not interested in just being another data provider. What we want is to offer you the kind of insight that will genuinely help your organisation better understand your local labour market, so that you can make both strategic and tactical decisions that will make a huge difference to the lives of the people your organisation affects.

To find out more about what makes our insight special, how we deliver it, and how it can help your organisation, get in touch.

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What Makes us Uniquely Placed to Help Your Organisation?

By joining the hundreds of organisations across the UK and globally who have turned to us for help in solving their labour market challenges, you’ll benefit from our expertise in three key areas, which together form a package we are confident no other labour market data company can offer you:

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Our Data

With over two decades experience developing and enriching both structural Labour Market Insight and Job Posting Analytics, we are confident we can offer you a dataset describing local, regional and national labour markets that is unparalleled in its breadth and depth.

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Our Products

Whilst our data is the engine of all we do, we deliver it in a variety of ways according to needs and budgets, including a variety of intuitive software platforms, direct data access through APIs and Snowflake, as well as consulting reports answering more complex labour market queries.

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Our Service

Along with the quality of our data and our products, we are passionate about giving you the best possible customer service, which we offer by employing a team of sector experts to onboard, train and support you and help you get maximum value from your investment with us.


How Do We Deliver Our Labour Market Insight to You?

Our data is delivered in a variety of ways to suit differing needs and budgets. These are:

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Software Platforms

Our flagship platform, Analyst, gives you instant access to key intelligence on jobs, skills and industries, at all geographical levels down to local authority. We also offer a number of sector-specific dashboards, as well as our hugely successful Career Coach Suite.

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APIs and Snowflake

Our dataset can also be accessed through APIs (Application Programming Interfaces), as well as Snowflake, giving you complete flexibility to use the data throughout your organisation in a number of ways, including integration into your Business Intelligence tools and CRMs.

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Applied Research

For more complex labour market queries, we offer a variety of applied research solutions, tailored to your needs, which draw on the expertise of our economists and data analysts to answer the specific questions and challenges your organisation is trying to solve.

Check out our 7 point customer pledge to see how we will provide ongoing support to ensure you get the most out of our solutions.

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By partnering with us you will...

Be able to make business decisions based on the best local insight.
Avoid making bad decisions based on a lack of good evidence.
Establish yourselves as an even more key player in your local economy.