The table below looks at the statistics for Data Mining skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Mining over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Mining
Rank 160 189 171
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -18
Contract jobs citing Data Mining 39 38 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.66% 0.53% 0.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.96% 2.33% 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 28 42
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £272 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £558 £598
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+29.16% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+82.85% -16.66%
Data Mining
London

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 City of London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1316 1629 1577
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.35% 22.63% 20.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1001 1228 1146
Average daily rate £433 £433 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 19
Average hourly rate £44.50 £27.97 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.09% -13.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.05
% change year-on-year
- -6.39%

Data Mining
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Data Mining Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Data Mining
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Data Mining Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Data Mining
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Mining across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Data Mining Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Data Mining
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Data Mining Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Data Mining
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 51 (58.62%) SQL
2 32 (36.78%) SQL Server
3 27 (31.03%) Finance
4 25 (28.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (25.29%) Analytics
6 21 (24.14%) T-SQL
7 20 (22.99%) ETL
7 20 (22.99%) SQL Server 2008
8 19 (21.84%) Asset Management
9 18 (20.69%) Data Analysis
9 18 (20.69%) QlikView
10 17 (19.54%) Data Modelling
10 17 (19.54%) Waterfall
10 17 (19.54%) Markit EDM
11 16 (18.39%) Data Warehouse
12 15 (17.24%) MS Excel
12 15 (17.24%) Microsoft
12 15 (17.24%) Hadoop
13 14 (16.09%) Big Data
13 14 (16.09%) Workflow
13 14 (16.09%) Banking
14 13 (14.94%) Risk Management
14 13 (14.94%) Control-M
14 13 (14.94%) Business Intelligence
14 13 (14.94%) Tableau
15 12 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
15 12 (13.79%) SAS
15 12 (13.79%) .NET
15 12 (13.79%) Systems Analysis
15 12 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services

Data Mining
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 12 (13.79%) SAS
2 3 (3.45%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.15%) CMS
3 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.15%) Apache
3 1 (1.15%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.15%) Confluence
Applications
1 15 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.60%) MS Office
2 4 (4.60%) SPSS
3 2 (2.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.30%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (19.54%) Markit EDM
2 4 (4.60%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.15%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.15%) HTTP
1 1 (1.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (36.78%) SQL Server
2 25 (28.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (22.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (20.69%) QlikView
5 16 (18.39%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (17.24%) Hadoop
7 14 (16.09%) Big Data
8 12 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (10.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (8.05%) Relational Database
11 6 (6.90%) DTS
12 5 (5.75%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (5.75%) NoSQL
13 4 (4.60%) MySQL
13 4 (4.60%) Crystal Reports
14 3 (3.45%) DB2
14 3 (3.45%) OLAP
14 3 (3.45%) Text Mining
14 3 (3.45%) Spotfire
14 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Talend Open Studio
1 2 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (2.30%) FitNesse
1 2 (2.30%) JIRA
2 1 (1.15%) JUnit
2 1 (1.15%) Maven
2 1 (1.15%) jMock
2 1 (1.15%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.15%) DbUnit
General
1 27 (31.03%) Finance
2 14 (16.09%) Banking
3 9 (10.34%) Retail
4 7 (8.05%) Investment Banking
5 5 (5.75%) Marketing
6 3 (3.45%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.30%) Retail Banking
7 2 (2.30%) Front Office
7 2 (2.30%) Back Office
8 1 (1.15%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.15%) Advertising
8 1 (1.15%) Publishing
8 1 (1.15%) Private Banking
8 1 (1.15%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 38 (43.68%) Analyst
2 23 (26.44%) Developer
3 17 (19.54%) Data Analyst
4 11 (12.64%) SQL Developer
5 8 (9.20%) Business Analyst
6 6 (6.90%) .NET Developer
6 6 (6.90%) Architect
7 5 (5.75%) Project Manager
7 5 (5.75%) Data Architect
8 4 (4.60%) SQL Programmer
8 4 (4.60%) Data Scientist
8 4 (4.60%) Report Developer
8 4 (4.60%) .NET Programmer
8 4 (4.60%) .NET Analyst Programmer
8 4 (4.60%) Analyst Programmer
8 4 (4.60%) Programmer
9 3 (3.45%) Consultant
9 3 (3.45%) Report Analyst
9 3 (3.45%) Risk Analyst
9 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.79%) .NET
2 6 (6.90%) XML
3 4 (4.60%) MDX
4 3 (3.45%) SOAP
5 2 (2.30%) REST
5 2 (2.30%) Web Services
6 1 (1.15%) Middleware
6 1 (1.15%) WSDL
6 1 (1.15%) COM
6 1 (1.15%) Java SE
6 1 (1.15%) Spring
6 1 (1.15%) jQuery
6 1 (1.15%) Velocity
6 1 (1.15%) RESTful
6 1 (1.15%) Apache CXF
6 1 (1.15%) Sass
6 1 (1.15%) LESS
6 1 (1.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.05%) Statistics
2 7 (8.05%) Visualisation
3 5 (5.75%) Mathematics
3 5 (5.75%) Data Integration
4 4 (4.60%) Reference Data
4 4 (4.60%) Credit Risk
5 3 (3.45%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.30%) Open Source
6 2 (2.30%) User Experience
6 2 (2.30%) Data Extraction
6 2 (2.30%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.30%) Life Science
6 2 (2.30%) Clustering
7 1 (1.15%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.15%) Equities
7 1 (1.15%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.15%) Derivative
7 1 (1.15%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.75%) Linux
2 2 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.15%) Fedora
3 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.15%) Windows
3 1 (1.15%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.15%) CentOS
3 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.29%) Analytics
2 20 (22.99%) ETL
3 19 (21.84%) Asset Management
4 18 (20.69%) Data Analysis
5 17 (19.54%) Data Modelling
5 17 (19.54%) Waterfall
6 14 (16.09%) Workflow
7 13 (14.94%) Risk Management
7 13 (14.94%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (13.79%) Systems Analysis
9 11 (12.64%) Business Analysis
10 9 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (8.05%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (4.60%) Investment Management
12 4 (4.60%) Data Management
13 3 (3.45%) Change Management
13 3 (3.45%) Project Management
13 3 (3.45%) Validation
13 3 (3.45%) Scrum
13 3 (3.45%) OO
Programming Languages
1 51 (58.62%) SQL
2 21 (24.14%) T-SQL
3 9 (10.34%) Python
4 8 (9.20%) Java
5 7 (8.05%) C#
5 7 (8.05%) R
6 5 (5.75%) C
6 5 (5.75%) VB
6 5 (5.75%) Perl
7 3 (3.45%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.45%) XPath
8 2 (2.30%) Ruby
8 2 (2.30%) C++
9 1 (1.15%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.15%) VBA
9 1 (1.15%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.15%) SPARQL
9 1 (1.15%) Scala
9 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (4.60%) Degree
2 3 (3.45%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.30%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.15%) CISM
4 1 (1.15%) PhD
4 1 (1.15%) CCA
4 1 (1.15%) CISSP
4 1 (1.15%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.45%) QA
1 3 (3.45%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.15%) ISO 9000
2 1 (1.15%) SLA
2 1 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 13 (14.94%) Control-M
Vendors
1 15 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 13 (14.94%) Tableau
3 8 (9.20%) Business Objects
4 5 (5.75%) Omniture
5 4 (4.60%) Google
5 4 (4.60%) Oracle
6 3 (3.45%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (2.30%) Talend
7 2 (2.30%) Cognos
8 1 (1.15%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.15%) Reuters
8 1 (1.15%) Ab Initio
8 1 (1.15%) IBM
8 1 (1.15%) Informatica
8 1 (1.15%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.15%) SAP
8 1 (1.15%) Netezza
8 1 (1.15%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.15%) Facebook
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Truphone
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago