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 4 December 2016 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Mining
Rank 75 92 84
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -8
Contract jobs citing Data Mining 1 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.11% 0.13% 0.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.55% 0.63% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £390 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £341 £400
% change year-on-year
+17.30% -14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.38 £19.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-5.76% -46.57%
Data Mining
Scotland

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
181 315 305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 19.76% 20.74% 20.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 163 187
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £292 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £513 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 0
Median hourly rate £52.00 £25.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+49.37% -17.93%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (33.33%) SAS
3 2 (33.33%) Big Data
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Subversion
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
4 1 (16.67%) Private Cloud
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 1 (16.67%) Remediation Plan
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) WLAN
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) SAN
4 1 (16.67%) Middleware
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) ETL

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 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (16.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Big Data
1 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) German Language
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Data Scientist
3 1 (16.67%) DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) CMDB
2 1 (16.67%) Credit Risk
2 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
2 1 (16.67%) Private Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Data Governance
2 1 (16.67%) Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping
2 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (16.67%) ETL
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Remediation Plan
2 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) RedGate