The table below looks at the statistics for Data Mining skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Mining over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Mining
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 71 90 79
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -11
Contract jobs citing Data Mining 1 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.12% 0.073% 0.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.59% 0.34% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £263
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +42.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.39 £19.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+30.20% -46.57%

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 Edinburgh region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
169 292 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.41% 21.27% 19.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 154 144
Median daily rate £350 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £320 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 2
Median hourly rate £52.00 £25.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.00% -47.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

Data Mining
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Data Mining as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Data Mining Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Data Mining
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Data Mining Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Data Mining
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Mining also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Data Mining.

1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) SAS
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 1 (25.00%) Remediation Plan
3 1 (25.00%) German Language
3 1 (25.00%) CMDB
3 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
3 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Governance
3 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis

Data Mining
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) German Language
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) CMDB
2 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
2 1 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Remediation Plan
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality