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 19 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Mining
Rank 278 288 240
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -48
Contract jobs citing Data Mining 144 148 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.59% 0.59% 0.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.63% 2.58% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 109 133
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£425 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £273 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £555 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+29.16% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £22.32
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+82.85% -16.66%
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
5475 5742 5419
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.36% 22.85% 20.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 3778 3983 3589
Average daily rate £435 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 35 67
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £18.90 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £59.87 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.05
% change year-on-year
- -6.39%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +29 39 £425 -5.55% 19
Bromley 0 1 £320 -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Wembley - - - -
Feltham - - - -
Harrow - - - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Northwood - - - -
Westminster - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Data Mining
England

Data Mining
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 154 (52.56%) SQL
2 102 (34.81%) Finance
3 95 (32.42%) Analytics
4 85 (29.01%) Analytical Skills
5 71 (24.23%) SQL Server
6 67 (22.87%) Business Intelligence
7 59 (20.14%) Data Analysis
8 55 (18.77%) ETL
9 54 (18.43%) SAS
9 54 (18.43%) Data Warehouse
10 51 (17.41%) Banking
11 49 (16.72%) MS Excel
11 49 (16.72%) Agile Software Development
12 46 (15.70%) Tableau
13 45 (15.36%) Big Data
14 44 (15.02%) Microsoft
15 40 (13.65%) Oracle
15 40 (13.65%) Management Information System
16 39 (13.31%) Data Modelling
17 37 (12.63%) Project Management
18 36 (12.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 34 (11.60%) Business Analysis
20 33 (11.26%) Hadoop
21 32 (10.92%) Retail
22 31 (10.58%) Business Objects
22 31 (10.58%) Statistics
23 30 (10.24%) Marketing
24 29 (9.90%) Degree
24 29 (9.90%) Relational Database
25 27 (9.22%) Visualisation

Data Mining
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 54 (18.43%) SAS
2 13 (4.44%) Apache Pig
3 9 (3.07%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.02%) Apache Solr
4 3 (1.02%) Apache
5 2 (0.68%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.68%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (0.68%) Confluence
5 2 (0.68%) Lync
5 2 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.68%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.34%) Magnolia
6 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.34%) Drupal
6 1 (0.34%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.34%) CMS
Applications
1 49 (16.72%) MS Excel
2 23 (7.85%) SPSS
3 11 (3.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (2.05%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.37%) MS Office
6 2 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.68%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 19 (6.48%) Markit EDM
2 12 (4.10%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.68%) Summit
3 2 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.68%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.34%) BPCS
4 1 (0.34%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.34%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.34%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.39%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (0.34%) SaaS
2 1 (0.34%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.37%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (1.02%) LDAP
2 3 (1.02%) SAN
3 2 (0.68%) Firewall
3 2 (0.68%) Internet
4 1 (0.34%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (0.34%) Network Security
4 1 (0.34%) WAN
4 1 (0.34%) SMTP
4 1 (0.34%) HTTP
4 1 (0.34%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (24.23%) SQL Server
2 54 (18.43%) Data Warehouse
3 45 (15.36%) Big Data
4 36 (12.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 33 (11.26%) Hadoop
6 29 (9.90%) Relational Database
7 25 (8.53%) QlikView
8 24 (8.19%) SQL Server 2008
9 21 (7.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 20 (6.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 16 (5.46%) OLAP
12 15 (5.12%) Text Mining
12 15 (5.12%) DB2
13 14 (4.78%) MySQL
14 13 (4.44%) Apache Hive
15 12 (4.10%) SQL Server 2012
15 12 (4.10%) Base SAS
16 10 (3.41%) MS Access
16 10 (3.41%) MongoDB
16 10 (3.41%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.02%) Jenkins
1 3 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (1.02%) Talend Open Studio
1 3 (1.02%) JIRA
2 2 (0.68%) ERwin
2 2 (0.68%) Toad
2 2 (0.68%) FitNesse
2 2 (0.68%) Cucumber
2 2 (0.68%) RIATest
3 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.34%) DbUnit
3 1 (0.34%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.34%) Maven
3 1 (0.34%) jMock
3 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.34%) JUnit
3 1 (0.34%) Rational Rose
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle Forms
General
1 102 (34.81%) Finance
2 51 (17.41%) Banking
3 32 (10.92%) Retail
4 30 (10.24%) Marketing
5 26 (8.87%) Investment Banking
6 11 (3.75%) Telecoms
7 8 (2.73%) Back Office
8 7 (2.39%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (2.05%) Front Office
10 5 (1.71%) Advertising
10 5 (1.71%) Law
11 4 (1.37%) Multimedia
11 4 (1.37%) Publishing
12 3 (1.02%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.68%) Games
13 2 (0.68%) Legal
13 2 (0.68%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.34%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.34%) French Language
14 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 143 (48.81%) Analyst
2 59 (20.14%) Data Analyst
3 57 (19.45%) Developer
4 51 (17.41%) Business Analyst
5 21 (7.17%) Project Manager
6 18 (6.14%) Data Scientist
7 17 (5.80%) Architect
7 17 (5.80%) Consultant
7 17 (5.80%) Senior Analyst
8 14 (4.78%) Data Architect
9 12 (4.10%) Insight Analyst
10 11 (3.75%) .NET Developer
10 11 (3.75%) SQL Developer
11 8 (2.73%) Business Data Analyst
12 7 (2.39%) MI Analyst
12 7 (2.39%) Technical Business Analyst
12 7 (2.39%) Senior Business Analyst
12 7 (2.39%) Technical Analyst
12 7 (2.39%) SAS Developer
12 7 (2.39%) Senior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (6.83%) .NET
2 16 (5.46%) MDX
3 12 (4.10%) XML
4 6 (2.05%) SOAP
5 5 (1.71%) REST
5 5 (1.71%) Web Services
6 4 (1.37%) WSDL
7 3 (1.02%) Apache CXF
7 3 (1.02%) RESTful
7 3 (1.02%) JSON
7 3 (1.02%) XML Schema
8 2 (0.68%) Middleware
8 2 (0.68%) J2EE
8 2 (0.68%) jQuery
8 2 (0.68%) Natural Language Processing
8 2 (0.68%) Apache Camel
9 1 (0.34%) OAuth2
9 1 (0.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (0.34%) Sass
9 1 (0.34%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 85 (29.01%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (13.65%) Management Information System
3 31 (10.58%) Statistics
4 27 (9.22%) Visualisation
5 20 (6.83%) Mathematics
6 15 (5.12%) Computer Science
7 14 (4.78%) Data Extraction
8 13 (4.44%) Derivative
9 11 (3.75%) Fixed Income
9 11 (3.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 8 (2.73%) Reference Data
11 7 (2.39%) Data Integration
12 6 (2.05%) Open Source
12 6 (2.05%) Video on Demand
13 5 (1.71%) Credit Risk
14 4 (1.37%) Clustering
14 4 (1.37%) Life Science
14 4 (1.37%) Ontologies
15 3 (1.02%) User Experience
15 3 (1.02%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (3.75%) Windows
2 10 (3.41%) Linux
3 7 (2.39%) UNIX
4 3 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.68%) Windows XP
5 2 (0.68%) AIX
5 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.68%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.34%) CentOS
6 1 (0.34%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.34%) HPUX
6 1 (0.34%) Solaris
6 1 (0.34%) zOS
6 1 (0.34%) Tru64
6 1 (0.34%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (32.42%) Analytics
2 67 (22.87%) Business Intelligence
3 59 (20.14%) Data Analysis
4 55 (18.77%) ETL
5 49 (16.72%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (13.31%) Data Modelling
7 37 (12.63%) Project Management
8 34 (11.60%) Business Analysis
9 27 (9.22%) Stakeholder Management
10 23 (7.85%) Waterfall
10 23 (7.85%) Risk Management
10 23 (7.85%) Asset Management
11 18 (6.14%) User Acceptance Testing
11 18 (6.14%) Workflow
12 15 (5.12%) Systems Analysis
13 12 (4.10%) Migration
13 12 (4.10%) Use Case
14 11 (3.75%) Information Management
14 11 (3.75%) Information Security
14 11 (3.75%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 154 (52.56%) SQL
2 26 (8.87%) T-SQL
3 25 (8.53%) Java
4 23 (7.85%) Python
5 19 (6.48%) C#
6 18 (6.14%) R
7 10 (3.41%) JavaScript
8 9 (3.07%) PL/SQL
9 8 (2.73%) Scala
10 7 (2.39%) C
11 6 (2.05%) VB
12 5 (1.71%) VBA
12 5 (1.71%) Perl
13 4 (1.37%) C++
13 4 (1.37%) SPARQL
14 3 (1.02%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.02%) Ruby
14 3 (1.02%) XPath
15 2 (0.68%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.68%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
Qualifications
1 29 (9.90%) Degree
2 7 (2.39%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.71%) ISEB
4 4 (1.37%) PhD
4 4 (1.37%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.02%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.68%) PMP
6 2 (0.68%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.34%) AAT
7 1 (0.34%) MySQL Certification
7 1 (0.34%) CEH
7 1 (0.34%) CCNA
7 1 (0.34%) CCA
7 1 (0.34%) CISSP
7 1 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.34%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.46%) QA
2 5 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.02%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.02%) Basel II
4 2 (0.68%) COREP
4 2 (0.68%) FINREP
5 1 (0.34%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.34%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.34%) SLA
5 1 (0.34%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 6 (2.05%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.68%) XenApp
2 2 (0.68%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.34%) HDFS
3 1 (0.34%) PowerHA
3 1 (0.34%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (4.44%) Control-M
2 2 (0.68%) SCCM
2 2 (0.68%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.34%) Puppet
3 1 (0.34%) SCOM
3 1 (0.34%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 46 (15.70%) Tableau
2 44 (15.02%) Microsoft
3 40 (13.65%) Oracle
4 31 (10.58%) Business Objects
5 13 (4.44%) Google
6 11 (3.75%) Omniture
6 11 (3.75%) Teradata
7 9 (3.07%) IBM
8 8 (2.73%) SAP
9 6 (2.05%) Sybase
10 4 (1.37%) Informatica
10 4 (1.37%) Cognos
11 3 (1.02%) Talend
11 3 (1.02%) Cisco
11 3 (1.02%) MicroStrategy
11 3 (1.02%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.02%) Remedy
11 3 (1.02%) Ab Initio
12 2 (0.68%) VMware
12 2 (0.68%) McAfee
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 to £425 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Truphone
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago