The table below looks at the statistics 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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Mining
Rank 321 291 252
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -39
Contract jobs citing Data Mining 112 130 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.49% 0.58% 0.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.05% 2.38% 3.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 96 128
Average daily rate £500 £453 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.49% +0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £376 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.79% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £32.01 £115.00 £46.23
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.16% +148.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.25 £25.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+73.00% +6.38%
Data Mining
England

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 London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
5452 5462 5439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.69% 24.38% 23.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3967 3803 3827
Average daily rate £475 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £312 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 37 28
Average hourly rate £27.50 £28.66 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.03% -10.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.90 £15.35 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £90.75 £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.80% -8.28%

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 April 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Mining across the London region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Data Mining Hourly Rate Histogram 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 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +30 23 £488 +2.63% 12
Feltham +9 7 £421 +112.09%
Paddington - 2 - -
Canary Wharf +3 1 £325 -45.83%
Wimbledon - 1 - -
Harrow - 1 - -
Data Mining
England

Data Mining
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 95 (41.85%) SQL
2 80 (35.24%) Finance
3 72 (31.72%) Analytics
4 68 (29.96%) Agile Software Development
5 63 (27.75%) Big Data
6 61 (26.87%) Data Modelling
7 58 (25.55%) Data Analysis
8 55 (24.23%) Banking
9 54 (23.79%) Python
9 54 (23.79%) Analytical Skills
10 51 (22.47%) Business Intelligence
11 49 (21.59%) R
12 47 (20.70%) Hadoop
13 43 (18.94%) SAS
13 43 (18.94%) Java
14 40 (17.62%) Data Warehouse
15 39 (17.18%) Visualisation
16 37 (16.30%) Tableau
17 35 (15.42%) Apache Hive
18 34 (14.98%) Statistics
18 34 (14.98%) Degree
18 34 (14.98%) Oracle
19 33 (14.54%) Data Visualisation
20 31 (13.66%) QlikView
21 30 (13.22%) Machine Learning
22 29 (12.78%) ETL
23 28 (12.33%) Computer Science
24 25 (11.01%) Management Information System
25 24 (10.57%) Data Management
25 24 (10.57%) Microsoft

Data Mining
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 43 (18.94%) SAS
2 19 (8.37%) Apache Pig
3 16 (7.05%) Apache Spark
4 8 (3.52%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (2.64%) Confluence
6 5 (2.20%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.76%) nginx
8 2 (0.88%) Apache
8 2 (0.88%) CMS
8 2 (0.88%) Node.js
8 2 (0.88%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.44%) FileNet
9 1 (0.44%) JBoss
9 1 (0.44%) Jetty
Applications
1 23 (10.13%) SPSS
2 18 (7.93%) MS Excel
3 12 (5.29%) Stata
4 7 (3.08%) MS Office
5 5 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (2.20%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.88%) MS Project
7 1 (0.44%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle FAH
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.44%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.76%) Google Analytics
2 4 (1.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.44%) GitHub
3 1 (0.44%) IaaS
3 1 (0.44%) PaaS
3 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.76%) SAN
2 3 (1.32%) WAAS
3 2 (0.88%) SSH
4 1 (0.44%) BGP
4 1 (0.44%) EIGRP
4 1 (0.44%) Internet
4 1 (0.44%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.44%) LAN
4 1 (0.44%) Multicast
4 1 (0.44%) NAS
4 1 (0.44%) Network Security
4 1 (0.44%) WAN
4 1 (0.44%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (27.75%) Big Data
2 47 (20.70%) Hadoop
3 40 (17.62%) Data Warehouse
4 35 (15.42%) Apache Hive
5 31 (13.66%) QlikView
6 19 (8.37%) HBase
6 19 (8.37%) SQL Server
6 19 (8.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (7.49%) MySQL
8 14 (6.17%) NoSQL
8 14 (6.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 13 (5.73%) Relational Database
9 13 (5.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 12 (5.29%) CouchDB
11 11 (4.85%) Text Mining
12 8 (3.52%) MongoDB
12 8 (3.52%) OLAP
12 8 (3.52%) Pentaho
13 7 (3.08%) Base SAS
13 7 (3.08%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 9 (3.96%) JIRA
1 9 (3.96%) Talend Open Studio
2 8 (3.52%) Visual Studio
3 7 (3.08%) Git (software)
4 6 (2.64%) HP UFT
4 6 (2.64%) TeamCity
5 5 (2.20%) Subversion
6 4 (1.76%) ERwin
6 4 (1.76%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (1.32%) Ant
7 3 (1.32%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.32%) JUnit
7 3 (1.32%) Maven
8 2 (0.88%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.88%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.44%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.44%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.44%) MSI
9 1 (0.44%) Sahi
9 1 (0.44%) SoapUI
General
1 80 (35.24%) Finance
2 55 (24.23%) Banking
3 23 (10.13%) Marketing
4 13 (5.73%) Front Office
5 11 (4.85%) Investment Banking
6 7 (3.08%) Retail
7 6 (2.64%) Corporate Banking
8 3 (1.32%) Back Office
8 3 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.32%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.88%) Advertising
9 2 (0.88%) Legal
9 2 (0.88%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.44%) Bulgarian Language
10 1 (0.44%) Estonian Language
10 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.44%) Latvian Language
10 1 (0.44%) Law
10 1 (0.44%) Lithuanian Language
10 1 (0.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 89 (39.21%) Analyst
2 36 (15.86%) Business Analyst
3 30 (13.22%) Data Analyst
4 26 (11.45%) Developer
5 18 (7.93%) Data Scientist
6 17 (7.49%) Architect
7 15 (6.61%) Data Engineer
8 13 (5.73%) Big Data Engineer
9 12 (5.29%) Banking Analyst
9 12 (5.29%) Data Business Analyst
9 12 (5.29%) Senior Analyst
10 11 (4.85%) Financial Analyst
10 11 (4.85%) Risk Analyst
11 10 (4.41%) Consultant
11 10 (4.41%) Data Architect
12 9 (3.96%) SAS Analyst
12 9 (3.96%) SQL Analyst
12 9 (3.96%) Technical Analyst
13 8 (3.52%) SAS Credit Risk Analyst
13 8 (3.52%) SAS Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.05%) .NET
2 12 (5.29%) CSS
2 12 (5.29%) HTML
3 10 (4.41%) Ruby on Rails
4 8 (3.52%) ELK Stack
5 7 (3.08%) SciPy
6 6 (2.64%) Natural Language Processing
6 6 (2.64%) NumPy
6 6 (2.64%) Pandas
7 4 (1.76%) D3.js
7 4 (1.76%) Django
7 4 (1.76%) Middleware
7 4 (1.76%) scikit-learn
7 4 (1.76%) XML
8 3 (1.32%) Java EE
8 3 (1.32%) Matplotlib
8 3 (1.32%) MDX
8 3 (1.32%) Web Services
9 2 (0.88%) FIX Protocol
9 2 (0.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 54 (23.79%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (17.18%) Visualisation
3 34 (14.98%) Statistics
4 28 (12.33%) Computer Science
5 25 (11.01%) Management Information System
6 16 (7.05%) Credit Risk
6 16 (7.05%) Mathematics
7 13 (5.73%) Fixed Income
8 10 (4.41%) Performance Metrics
9 7 (3.08%) Algorithms
9 7 (3.08%) Market Risk
10 6 (2.64%) Data Structures
10 6 (2.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (2.64%) Neural Network
11 5 (2.20%) Data Extraction
11 5 (2.20%) Data Integration
11 5 (2.20%) Economics
11 5 (2.20%) Physics
11 5 (2.20%) Reinsurance
12 4 (1.76%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.49%) Unix
2 14 (6.17%) Linux
3 11 (4.85%) Windows
4 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.44%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.44%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.44%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (31.72%) Analytics
2 68 (29.96%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (26.87%) Data Modelling
4 58 (25.55%) Data Analysis
5 51 (22.47%) Business Intelligence
6 33 (14.54%) Data Visualisation
7 30 (13.22%) Machine Learning
8 29 (12.78%) ETL
9 24 (10.57%) Data Management
10 20 (8.81%) Business Analysis
10 20 (8.81%) Project Management
11 19 (8.37%) Scrum
11 19 (8.37%) Software Engineering
12 18 (7.93%) Data Analytics
12 18 (7.93%) Predictive Modelling
13 16 (7.05%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (7.05%) CRM
14 15 (6.61%) Continuous Delivery
14 15 (6.61%) Migration
14 15 (6.61%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 95 (41.85%) SQL
2 54 (23.79%) Python
3 49 (21.59%) R
4 43 (18.94%) Java
5 23 (10.13%) VBA
6 16 (7.05%) JavaScript
6 16 (7.05%) Shell Script
7 15 (6.61%) C++
7 15 (6.61%) PHP
8 14 (6.17%) MATLAB
8 14 (6.17%) Perl
9 13 (5.73%) PL/SQL
10 10 (4.41%) Ruby
10 10 (4.41%) T-SQL
11 7 (3.08%) Scala
12 6 (2.64%) C
12 6 (2.64%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.76%) C#
14 3 (1.32%) AWK
14 3 (1.32%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 34 (14.98%) Degree
2 8 (3.52%) PhD
3 5 (2.20%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.76%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.88%) ACCA
5 2 (0.88%) CCNP
5 2 (0.88%) CIMA
5 2 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.88%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.88%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.88%) PMP
5 2 (0.88%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.44%) CCNA
6 1 (0.44%) CCVP
6 1 (0.44%) ISEB
6 1 (0.44%) MCSE
6 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.44%) PgMP
6 1 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (9.25%) Data Quality
2 17 (7.49%) QA
3 4 (1.76%) COREP
3 4 (1.76%) CRD IV
3 4 (1.76%) SLA
4 3 (1.32%) Basel II
4 3 (1.32%) Basel III
5 2 (0.88%) COBIT
6 1 (0.44%) FATCA
6 1 (0.44%) GAAP
6 1 (0.44%) Solvency II
System Software
1 6 (2.64%) HDFS
2 4 (1.76%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.88%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.44%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.44%) XenApp
4 1 (0.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (3.52%) Graphite
1 8 (3.52%) Kibana
1 8 (3.52%) logstash
1 8 (3.52%) StatsD
2 3 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.32%) ZABBIX
3 2 (0.88%) Ansible
3 2 (0.88%) Nagios
3 2 (0.88%) SCCM
4 1 (0.44%) CFEngine
4 1 (0.44%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.44%) Oozie
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 37 (16.30%) Tableau
2 34 (14.98%) Oracle
3 24 (10.57%) Microsoft
4 18 (7.93%) Informatica
5 12 (5.29%) Alteryx
6 11 (4.85%) Cognos
6 11 (4.85%) Teradata
7 9 (3.96%) Cloudera
7 9 (3.96%) Talend
8 8 (3.52%) Hortonworks
9 7 (3.08%) MapR
10 5 (2.20%) HP
11 4 (1.76%) Google
11 4 (1.76%) IBM
11 4 (1.76%) Optimizely
12 3 (1.32%) i2
12 3 (1.32%) SAP
12 3 (1.32%) ServiceNow
12 3 (1.32%) Sybase
12 3 (1.32%) Vertica
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Salt
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
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Rate: Up to £500 per day dependant on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: £430 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Rate: From £230 to £240 per annum 6 mth contract.
Posted: 6 days ago
London
BPP Professional Education
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago