The table below looks at the statistics for Data Mining skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Mining over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Mining
Rank - 23 14
Contract jobs citing Data Mining 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast - 1.19% 1.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 5.88% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £260
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £330 £285
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +15.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £37.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-58.10% +76.19%
Data Mining
County Antrim

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 Belfast region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
18 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 19.15% 20.24% 27.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 7
Average daily rate £388 £350 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
- +10.16%

Data Mining
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Mining across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Data Mining Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Data Mining
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Data Mining Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

Data Mining
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast region citing Data Mining 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 Mining.

1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (80.00%) Cognos
2 8 (80.00%) Data Modelling
2 8 (80.00%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (70.00%) Finance
4 6 (60.00%) Data Governance
5 5 (50.00%) Data Management
6 4 (40.00%) Data Analysis
7 3 (30.00%) SDLC
8 2 (20.00%) Banking
8 2 (20.00%) Big Data
8 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
8 2 (20.00%) Project Management
9 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (10.00%) MATLAB
9 1 (10.00%) SAS
9 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
9 1 (10.00%) OO
9 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
9 1 (10.00%) Derivative
9 1 (10.00%) Fixed Income
9 1 (10.00%) Equities
9 1 (10.00%) Statistical Modelling
9 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
9 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
9 1 (10.00%) Machine Learning
9 1 (10.00%) Anti-Money Laundering

Data Mining
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast region citing Data Mining 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 Mining. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (20.00%) Big Data
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Analyst
1 10 (100.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Data Business Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) SAS Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) SAS Business Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) SAS Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (10.00%) Derivative
2 1 (10.00%) Equities
2 1 (10.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Data Modelling
2 6 (60.00%) Data Governance
3 5 (50.00%) Data Management
4 4 (40.00%) Data Analysis
5 3 (30.00%) SDLC
6 2 (20.00%) Project Management
7 1 (10.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
7 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
7 1 (10.00%) Machine Learning
7 1 (10.00%) OO
7 1 (10.00%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) MATLAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Cognos