The table below looks at the statistics for Data Mining skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Mining over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Mining
Rank 54 - 46
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Data Mining 3 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.45% - 1.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.97% - 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Average daily rate - - £285
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £36.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-51.36% +73.80%
Data Mining
West Midlands

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 Birmingham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
152 103 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 22.86% 17.31% 23.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 62 78
Average daily rate £389 £375 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.66% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £279 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 3
Average hourly rate £16.00 £13.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -60.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +16.07%

Data Mining
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Data Mining Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Data Mining
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Data Mining Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Data Mining
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Replication
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Data Quality
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 1 (14.29%) VBA
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (14.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (14.29%) AIX
4 1 (14.29%) HPUX
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) SAS
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g

Data Mining
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 (14.29%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Base SAS
3 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (14.29%) OLAP
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (14.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (14.29%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) DBA
2 2 (28.57%) SQL DBA
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration Lead
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Performance Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) PMO Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Project Support Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Data Migration Lead
3 1 (14.29%) SAS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) AIX
2 1 (14.29%) HPUX
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
2 1 (14.29%) ETL
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) SAP