The table below looks at the statistics for Data Mining skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Mining over the 3 months to 23 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Mining
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 50 57 65
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +8
Contract jobs citing Data Mining 7 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.25% 0.16% 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.55% 0.83% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £325 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £373 £345
% change year-on-year
-12.75% +7.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £15.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -40.00%

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 Glasgow region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
154 121 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 27.55% 19.74% 27.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 62 134
Median daily rate £375 £350 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -8.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £213 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £400 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 3
Median hourly rate £16.61 £49.41 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.39% +119.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.89 £49.41 £17.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.32 £49.41 £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%

Data Mining
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow 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 Glasgow

Data Mining
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Data Mining Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Data Mining
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Mining across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Data Mining Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Data Mining
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Data Mining.

1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) Apache
1 4 (57.14%) Lucene
1 4 (57.14%) Data Analysis
1 4 (57.14%) Cluster Analysis
1 4 (57.14%) Data Extraction
1 4 (57.14%) Apache Solr
1 4 (57.14%) MongoDB
1 4 (57.14%) NoSQL
1 4 (57.14%) Natural Language Processing
2 3 (42.86%) Virtual Team
3 2 (28.57%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) OCR
3 2 (28.57%) Regular Expression
3 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
3 2 (28.57%) System Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) ETL
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Legal
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) Unix
4 1 (14.29%) KDB
4 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Twitter

Data Mining
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 4 (57.14%) Apache
1 4 (57.14%) Apache Solr
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MongoDB
1 4 (57.14%) NoSQL
2 1 (14.29%) KDB
2 1 (14.29%) Kdb+
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Data Scientist
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Functional Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Functional Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) KDB Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Lucene
1 4 (57.14%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (28.57%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Cluster Analysis
1 4 (57.14%) Data Analysis
1 4 (57.14%) Data Extraction
2 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
2 2 (28.57%) ETL
2 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) OCR
2 2 (28.57%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (28.57%) System Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
2 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Twitter