The first table below looks at the demand for Data Mining skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Mining over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Cheshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Mining
Rank 73 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Data Mining 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.12% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.63% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £222 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £425 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +16.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £52.50 £51.00
% change year-on-year
-55.23% +2.94%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
160 140 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 18.91% 18.64% 21.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 79 62
Average daily rate £350 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 5
Average hourly rate £42.50 £31.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.00% +4.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
Data Mining
North West

Data Mining
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Data Mining Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Data Mining
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Data Mining Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Data Mining
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Mining across the Cheshire region.

Data Mining Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Data Mining
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Mining within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Warrington - - - -
Data Mining
North West

Data Mining
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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%) Billing
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Statistics
3 2 (28.57%) Fundtech
3 2 (28.57%) Matrix Management
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
3 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (28.57%) CA Wily
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) nmon
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (28.57%) Middleware
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) SLA
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) LoadRunner
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) MS Office
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) UNIX
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Tuxedo
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Information Management
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Data Mining
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 2 (28.57%) Tuxedo
2 1 (14.29%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (14.29%) Data Mart
2 1 (14.29%) Text Mining
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (14.29%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (57.14%) Billing
2 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Services Delivery Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Service Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Statistics
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Matrix Management
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
1 2 (28.57%) Information Management
2 1 (14.29%) ETL
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) R
2 1 (14.29%) IronPython
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (28.57%) CA Wily
1 2 (28.57%) nmon
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Fundtech
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Minitab
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle