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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Mining
Rank 232 244 313
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +69
Contract jobs citing Data Mining 188 151 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.78% 0.69% 0.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.44% 3.16% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 98 76
Average daily rate £450 £488 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £440 £370
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +18.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £46.23 £52.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.95% +31.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £52.50 £51.00
% change year-on-year
-55.23% +2.94%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
5460 4780 5427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.64% 21.74% 19.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3853 3344 3523
Average daily rate £425 £440 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 29 32
Average hourly rate £32.00 £22.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.22% -13.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.45 £17.30 £15.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.75 £52.50 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £29.16
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.97%
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 23 April 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -14 53 £450 -10.00% 9
Bromley - 18 £500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Westminster - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Barnet - - - -
Brentford - - - -
Data Mining
England

Data Mining
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

1 124 (39.62%) SQL
2 116 (37.06%) Analytics
3 93 (29.71%) Finance
4 92 (29.39%) Business Intelligence
5 88 (28.12%) SAS
5 88 (28.12%) Data Warehouse
6 70 (22.36%) SQL Server
7 68 (21.73%) Banking
8 67 (21.41%) ETL
9 56 (17.89%) Data Analysis
10 54 (17.25%) Base SAS
11 50 (15.97%) Oracle
12 45 (14.38%) Investment Banking
12 45 (14.38%) MS Excel
12 45 (14.38%) Data Modelling
13 44 (14.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 44 (14.06%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 44 (14.06%) Predictive Modelling
14 39 (12.46%) Degree
15 37 (11.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 34 (10.86%) Business Objects
17 33 (10.54%) Microsoft
17 33 (10.54%) Big Data
18 32 (10.22%) R
18 32 (10.22%) Relational Database
19 31 (9.90%) Marketing
19 31 (9.90%) OLAP
19 31 (9.90%) Stakeholder Management
20 30 (9.58%) T-SQL
21 29 (9.27%) Agile Software Development

Data Mining
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 88 (28.12%) SAS
2 18 (5.75%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.56%) Apache Pig
4 2 (0.64%) Lync
4 2 (0.64%) Node.js
4 2 (0.64%) CMS
5 1 (0.32%) Magnolia
5 1 (0.32%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.32%) Drupal
5 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 45 (14.38%) MS Excel
2 25 (7.99%) SPSS
3 18 (5.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.92%) MS Office
5 4 (1.28%) PowerPivot
5 4 (1.28%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.32%) MS Project
6 1 (0.32%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.32%) Weka
Business Applications
1 18 (5.75%) Markit EDM
2 5 (1.60%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.32%) Maximo
3 1 (0.32%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.32%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.32%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.32%) Summit
3 1 (0.32%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.32%) BPCS
3 1 (0.32%) SAP FI-GL
3 1 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.32%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.32%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.60%) Internet
2 2 (0.64%) SAN
2 2 (0.64%) 3G
2 2 (0.64%) Wireless
3 1 (0.32%) LDAP
3 1 (0.32%) HTTP
3 1 (0.32%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.32%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (28.12%) Data Warehouse
2 70 (22.36%) SQL Server
3 54 (17.25%) Base SAS
4 44 (14.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 44 (14.06%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 37 (11.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 33 (10.54%) Big Data
7 32 (10.22%) Relational Database
8 31 (9.90%) OLAP
9 24 (7.67%) Hadoop
10 22 (7.03%) SQL Server 2008
11 19 (6.07%) QlikView
12 16 (5.11%) DTS
13 12 (3.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 11 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
15 10 (3.19%) Apache Hive
16 9 (2.88%) MySQL
16 9 (2.88%) MongoDB
17 8 (2.56%) DB2
18 7 (2.24%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (2.24%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (1.28%) MSI
3 3 (0.96%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.64%) MSTest
4 2 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.64%) SpecFlow
4 2 (0.64%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.64%) ProC
4 2 (0.64%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.32%) Subversion
5 1 (0.32%) ERwin
5 1 (0.32%) WebLOAD
5 1 (0.32%) Capybara
5 1 (0.32%) RIATest
5 1 (0.32%) RSpec
5 1 (0.32%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.32%) SoapUI
General
1 93 (29.71%) Finance
2 68 (21.73%) Banking
3 45 (14.38%) Investment Banking
4 31 (9.90%) Marketing
5 18 (5.75%) Retail
6 8 (2.56%) Telecoms
7 7 (2.24%) Back Office
7 7 (2.24%) Advertising
7 7 (2.24%) Games
8 6 (1.92%) Retail Banking
8 6 (1.92%) Front Office
9 3 (0.96%) Legal
9 3 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.64%) German Language
10 2 (0.64%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.64%) Publishing
11 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.32%) Law
11 1 (0.32%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.32%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 124 (39.62%) Analyst
2 113 (36.10%) Developer
3 50 (15.97%) SAS Developer
4 48 (15.34%) Data Analyst
5 36 (11.50%) Business Analyst
6 21 (6.71%) Project Manager
7 19 (6.07%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 19 (6.07%) Senior Developer
8 14 (4.47%) Senior Analyst
9 12 (3.83%) SQL Developer
10 11 (3.51%) SAS BI Developer
11 9 (2.88%) Architect
11 9 (2.88%) Data Scientist
12 8 (2.56%) Consultant
12 8 (2.56%) Support Analyst
13 7 (2.24%) Business Manager
13 7 (2.24%) MI Analyst
14 6 (1.92%) Banking Business Analyst
14 6 (1.92%) Software Engineer
14 6 (1.92%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (6.39%) .NET
2 13 (4.15%) XML
3 11 (3.51%) ASP.NET
4 9 (2.88%) HTML
5 7 (2.24%) MDX
6 6 (1.92%) MapReduce
7 4 (1.28%) CSS
8 3 (0.96%) Middleware
8 3 (0.96%) Web Services
8 3 (0.96%) Ajax
8 3 (0.96%) HTML5
9 2 (0.64%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (0.64%) RESTful
9 2 (0.64%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 2 (0.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (0.64%) Castle Windsor
9 2 (0.64%) CSS3
9 2 (0.64%) ELMAH
9 2 (0.64%) Gherkin
9 2 (0.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 29 (9.27%) Statistics
2 28 (8.95%) Visualisation
3 25 (7.99%) Mathematics
4 20 (6.39%) Computer Science
5 16 (5.11%) Management Information System
6 15 (4.79%) Derivative
7 14 (4.47%) Data Integration
8 10 (3.19%) Machine Learning
9 8 (2.56%) Economics
9 8 (2.56%) Equities
10 6 (1.92%) Digital Media
10 6 (1.92%) Data Extraction
11 4 (1.28%) SWIFT
11 4 (1.28%) Data Protection Act
12 3 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (0.96%) PMI
12 3 (0.96%) Reference Data
12 3 (0.96%) Online Games
12 3 (0.96%) Open Source
13 2 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (5.75%) UNIX
2 10 (3.19%) Windows
3 7 (2.24%) Linux
4 4 (1.28%) Windows 7
4 4 (1.28%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.32%) Windows CE
5 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (37.06%) Analytics
2 92 (29.39%) Business Intelligence
3 67 (21.41%) ETL
4 56 (17.89%) Data Analysis
5 45 (14.38%) Data Modelling
6 44 (14.06%) Predictive Modelling
7 31 (9.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 29 (9.27%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (7.67%) Project Management
10 22 (7.03%) CRM
11 20 (6.39%) Business Analysis
11 20 (6.39%) System Testing
12 19 (6.07%) Statistical Modelling
12 19 (6.07%) Asset Management
13 18 (5.75%) Migration
13 18 (5.75%) OO
13 18 (5.75%) Waterfall
14 15 (4.79%) Data Management
15 14 (4.47%) Unit Testing
16 13 (4.15%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 124 (39.62%) SQL
2 32 (10.22%) R
3 30 (9.58%) T-SQL
4 23 (7.35%) C#
5 22 (7.03%) Python
6 18 (5.75%) Java
7 13 (4.15%) C++
8 11 (3.51%) VBA
9 8 (2.56%) Perl
9 8 (2.56%) C
10 7 (2.24%) Ruby
11 6 (1.92%) XPath
11 6 (1.92%) JavaScript
12 4 (1.28%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.28%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.96%) SAS Macro
14 2 (0.64%) VB
14 2 (0.64%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.64%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.32%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
Qualifications
1 39 (12.46%) Degree
2 8 (2.56%) ISEB
3 6 (1.92%) SC Cleared
3 6 (1.92%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.60%) PhD
5 3 (0.96%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.64%) CFA
6 2 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.64%) PMP
7 1 (0.32%) CIMA
7 1 (0.32%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.32%) ACCA
7 1 (0.32%) CCA
7 1 (0.32%) SAS Certification
7 1 (0.32%) MySQL Certification
7 1 (0.32%) EnCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.24%) Data Quality
2 6 (1.92%) QA
3 4 (1.28%) EMIR
4 3 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.32%) Basel II
5 1 (0.32%) Basel III
System Software
1 5 (1.60%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.28%) Hyper-V
2 4 (1.28%) XenServer
2 4 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (1.28%) SCCM
2 2 (0.64%) Control-M
Vendors
1 50 (15.97%) Oracle
2 34 (10.86%) Business Objects
3 33 (10.54%) Microsoft
4 19 (6.07%) Tableau
5 8 (2.56%) Google
6 7 (2.24%) Teradata
6 7 (2.24%) Cognos
6 7 (2.24%) Talend
7 6 (1.92%) Informatica
8 5 (1.60%) TIBCO
8 5 (1.60%) Progress
8 5 (1.60%) IBM
8 5 (1.60%) Omniture
9 4 (1.28%) Sybase
9 4 (1.28%) Citrix
9 4 (1.28%) MicroStrategy
9 4 (1.28%) Altiris
9 4 (1.28%) VMware
10 3 (0.96%) Ab Initio
10 3 (0.96%) Alterian
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