The table below looks at the statistics for Data Mining skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Mining over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Mining
Rank 99 87 75
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -12
Contract jobs citing Data Mining 7 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.38% 0.21% 0.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.73% 0.95% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 5
Average daily rate £400 £250 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -8.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £36.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-51.36% +73.80%
Data Mining
North West

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 Manchester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
405 316 262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 22.05% 22.60% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 215 160
Average daily rate £375 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 7
Average hourly rate £17.00 £25.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.00% -24.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +16.07%

Data Mining
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Data Mining Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Data Mining
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Data Mining Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Data Mining
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Mining across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Data Mining Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Data Mining
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Data Mining Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Data Mining
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
2 3 (42.86%) SAS
3 2 (28.57%) Statistics
3 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 1 (14.29%) Life Science
4 1 (14.29%) Predictive Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) R
4 1 (14.29%) Tableau
4 1 (14.29%) Data Governance
4 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
4 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Service Continuity Management
4 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Security Management

Data Mining
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (42.86%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Data Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Business Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Data Scientist
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Governance Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Manager
2 1 (14.29%) SAS Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) SAS Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Statistics
3 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Data Governance
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (14.29%) Predictive Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 1 (14.29%) Security Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Continuity Management
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Tableau
1 1 (14.29%) Wyse