The first table below looks at the demand for Data Mining skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 29 July 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 London 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Mining
Rank 263 272 248
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -24
Contract jobs citing Data Mining 158 148 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.67% 0.61% 0.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.95% 2.71% 3.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 103 136
Average daily rate
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£471 £450 £439
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.55% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £568 £583
UK excluding London average daily rate £411 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+26.53% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £22.32
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
5351 5465 5361
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.77% 22.51% 20.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3639 3724 3577
Average daily rate £438 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.86% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £559 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 56 55
Average hourly rate £27.50 £28.00 £28.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% -0.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.58 £18.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £30.40
% change year-on-year
-6.55% +0.32%
Data Mining
England

Data Mining
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Data Mining Jobs Demand Trend in London

Data Mining
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Data Mining Daily Rate Trend in London

Data Mining
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Mining across the London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Data Mining Daily Rate Histogram in London

Data Mining
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Data Mining Hourly Rate Trend in London

Data Mining
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +43 54 £420 -16.00% 14
Docklands, London +10 6 £625 +54.32%
Bromley - 2 - -
Feltham - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 2
Northwood - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Wembley - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Data Mining
England

Data Mining
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 163 (47.94%) SQL
2 124 (36.47%) Analytics
3 100 (29.41%) Finance
4 94 (27.65%) SAS
5 81 (23.82%) Business Intelligence
6 80 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
7 79 (23.24%) ETL
8 78 (22.94%) SQL Server
9 62 (18.24%) Banking
10 60 (17.65%) Data Analysis
11 49 (14.41%) Oracle
12 48 (14.12%) MS Excel
13 47 (13.82%) Big Data
14 45 (13.24%) Tableau
15 44 (12.94%) Microsoft
15 44 (12.94%) Project Management
16 42 (12.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 42 (12.35%) Base SAS
17 41 (12.06%) Hadoop
18 39 (11.47%) Predictive Modelling
18 39 (11.47%) Statistics
19 38 (11.18%) Degree
20 37 (10.88%) Marketing
20 37 (10.88%) Relational Database
21 36 (10.59%) R
21 36 (10.59%) SPSS
21 36 (10.59%) Data Modelling
22 35 (10.29%) SAS Enterprise Guide
22 35 (10.29%) Investment Banking
23 34 (10.00%) Business Analysis

Data Mining
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 94 (27.65%) SAS
2 17 (5.00%) Apache Pig
3 9 (2.65%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.88%) CMS
4 3 (0.88%) Apache Solr
4 3 (0.88%) Apache
5 2 (0.59%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (0.59%) Confluence
5 2 (0.59%) Lync
5 2 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.59%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (0.59%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.29%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.29%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.29%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.29%) Drupal
6 1 (0.29%) Magnolia
Applications
1 48 (14.12%) MS Excel
2 36 (10.59%) SPSS
3 13 (3.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.18%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.18%) MS Office
5 2 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.29%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.29%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 21 (6.18%) Markit EDM
2 11 (3.24%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.59%) Summit
4 1 (0.29%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.29%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.29%) CA Clarity
4 1 (0.29%) BPCS
4 1 (0.29%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.29%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.29%) Maximo
4 1 (0.29%) SAP FI-GL
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.06%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.29%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.18%) Internet
1 4 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (0.88%) LDAP
3 2 (0.59%) Firewall
4 1 (0.29%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (0.29%) SMTP
4 1 (0.29%) HTTP
4 1 (0.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
2 78 (22.94%) SQL Server
3 47 (13.82%) Big Data
4 42 (12.35%) Base SAS
4 42 (12.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 41 (12.06%) Hadoop
6 37 (10.88%) Relational Database
7 35 (10.29%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 30 (8.82%) QlikView
9 26 (7.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 25 (7.35%) OLAP
10 25 (7.35%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 19 (5.59%) SQL Server 2008
12 18 (5.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 18 (5.29%) Apache Hive
12 18 (5.29%) DB2
13 14 (4.12%) MySQL
14 13 (3.82%) DTS
15 12 (3.53%) Text Mining
16 10 (2.94%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (2.06%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (1.47%) Cucumber
3 3 (0.88%) RIATest
3 3 (0.88%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.88%) JIRA
4 2 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.59%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.59%) Toad
4 2 (0.59%) ERwin
4 2 (0.59%) ProC
4 2 (0.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (0.59%) SpecFlow
4 2 (0.59%) MSTest
5 1 (0.29%) JUnit
5 1 (0.29%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.29%) Capybara
5 1 (0.29%) Subversion
5 1 (0.29%) Maven
5 1 (0.29%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle Forms
General
1 100 (29.41%) Finance
2 62 (18.24%) Banking
3 37 (10.88%) Marketing
4 35 (10.29%) Investment Banking
5 27 (7.94%) Retail
6 13 (3.82%) Telecoms
7 9 (2.65%) Back Office
8 8 (2.35%) Front Office
8 8 (2.35%) Advertising
9 5 (1.47%) Publishing
9 5 (1.47%) Games
10 4 (1.18%) Multimedia
11 3 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.59%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.59%) Law
12 2 (0.59%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.29%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.29%) German Language
13 1 (0.29%) Indonesian Language
Job Titles
1 162 (47.65%) Analyst
2 94 (27.65%) Developer
3 76 (22.35%) Data Analyst
4 46 (13.53%) Business Analyst
5 35 (10.29%) SAS Developer
6 24 (7.06%) Project Manager
7 16 (4.71%) Architect
7 16 (4.71%) Consultant
7 16 (4.71%) Data Scientist
8 15 (4.41%) Senior Analyst
9 14 (4.12%) SQL Developer
9 14 (4.12%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 13 (3.82%) .NET Developer
10 13 (3.82%) Data Architect
11 10 (2.94%) Senior Developer
12 9 (2.65%) Support Analyst
12 9 (2.65%) Senior Data Analyst
13 8 (2.35%) MI Analyst
13 8 (2.35%) Banking Business Analyst
13 8 (2.35%) SAS BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (7.06%) .NET
2 15 (4.41%) MDX
3 14 (4.12%) XML
4 11 (3.24%) MapReduce
5 8 (2.35%) HTML
6 6 (1.76%) Web Services
7 5 (1.47%) SOAP
7 5 (1.47%) RESTful
8 4 (1.18%) jQuery
8 4 (1.18%) CSS
8 4 (1.18%) ASP.NET
8 4 (1.18%) Middleware
9 3 (0.88%) XML Schema
9 3 (0.88%) JSON
9 3 (0.88%) Apache CXF
9 3 (0.88%) HTML5
9 3 (0.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (0.59%) Apache Camel
10 2 (0.59%) Durandal
10 2 (0.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 39 (11.47%) Statistics
2 32 (9.41%) Mathematics
3 30 (8.82%) Visualisation
4 28 (8.24%) Management Information System
5 20 (5.88%) Computer Science
6 19 (5.59%) Data Extraction
7 16 (4.71%) Derivative
8 11 (3.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 8 (2.35%) Fixed Income
9 8 (2.35%) Data Integration
10 7 (2.06%) Open Source
10 7 (2.06%) Economics
11 6 (1.76%) Equities
11 6 (1.76%) Digital Media
12 4 (1.18%) Reference Data
13 3 (0.88%) Fat Client
13 3 (0.88%) Credit Risk
13 3 (0.88%) PMI
13 3 (0.88%) Neural Network
13 3 (0.88%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (3.53%) Linux
2 11 (3.24%) UNIX
3 7 (2.06%) Windows
4 2 (0.59%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.59%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.29%) zOS
5 1 (0.29%) Tru64
5 1 (0.29%) Fedora
5 1 (0.29%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.29%) CentOS
5 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.29%) AIX
5 1 (0.29%) HPUX
5 1 (0.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (36.47%) Analytics
2 81 (23.82%) Business Intelligence
3 79 (23.24%) ETL
4 60 (17.65%) Data Analysis
5 44 (12.94%) Project Management
6 39 (11.47%) Predictive Modelling
7 36 (10.59%) Data Modelling
8 34 (10.00%) Business Analysis
9 33 (9.71%) Agile Software Development
10 27 (7.94%) Stakeholder Management
11 26 (7.65%) Asset Management
12 24 (7.06%) Waterfall
13 19 (5.59%) Risk Management
14 16 (4.71%) Workflow
15 15 (4.41%) CRM
15 15 (4.41%) Statistical Modelling
16 14 (4.12%) Information Security
16 14 (4.12%) Predictive Analytics
17 13 (3.82%) Statistical Analysis
17 13 (3.82%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 163 (47.94%) SQL
2 36 (10.59%) R
3 34 (10.00%) Python
3 34 (10.00%) Java
4 30 (8.82%) T-SQL
5 18 (5.29%) C#
6 11 (3.24%) JavaScript
6 11 (3.24%) VBA
7 10 (2.94%) C++
7 10 (2.94%) C
8 9 (2.65%) Perl
8 9 (2.65%) Scala
9 7 (2.06%) VB
10 6 (1.76%) Ruby
10 6 (1.76%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.47%) XPath
12 2 (0.59%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.29%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.29%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 1 (0.29%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 38 (11.18%) Degree
2 9 (2.65%) PhD
3 8 (2.35%) Security Cleared
4 7 (2.06%) ISEB
5 5 (1.47%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.88%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.59%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.59%) PMP
7 2 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.29%) MySQL Certification
8 1 (0.29%) AAT
8 1 (0.29%) CCNA
8 1 (0.29%) EnCE
8 1 (0.29%) ACCA
8 1 (0.29%) CISM
8 1 (0.29%) CIMA
8 1 (0.29%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.29%) CEH
8 1 (0.29%) CCA
8 1 (0.29%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.53%) QA
2 4 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.88%) Basel II
4 2 (0.59%) COREP
4 2 (0.59%) FINREP
5 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.29%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.29%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.29%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (2.06%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.59%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (0.59%) XenApp
2 2 (0.59%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (3.24%) Control-M
2 2 (0.59%) SCCM
2 2 (0.59%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.29%) SCOM
3 1 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.29%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 49 (14.41%) Oracle
2 45 (13.24%) Tableau
3 44 (12.94%) Microsoft
4 34 (10.00%) Business Objects
5 14 (4.12%) Google
6 12 (3.53%) Omniture
7 7 (2.06%) Teradata
7 7 (2.06%) Sybase
7 7 (2.06%) IBM
7 7 (2.06%) MicroStrategy
7 7 (2.06%) Talend
8 6 (1.76%) Cognos
9 4 (1.18%) Informatica
10 3 (0.88%) Red Hat
10 3 (0.88%) SAP
10 3 (0.88%) GoldenSource
11 2 (0.59%) McAfee
11 2 (0.59%) TOWER Software
11 2 (0.59%) Ab Initio
11 2 (0.59%) Yahoo!
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