The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Manchester 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Mining
Rank 83 72 81
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +9
Contract jobs citing Data Mining 3 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.21% 0.10% 0.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.06% 0.40% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate £250 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £425 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +16.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.69 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £52.50 £51.00
% change year-on-year
-55.23% +2.94%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
284 250 316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 20.07% 25.91% 22.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 118 174
Average daily rate £350 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 22
Average hourly rate £20.35 £40.50 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.75% +86.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £17.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £78.75 £190.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
Data Mining
North West

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
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 18 April 2014, 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 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) OLAP
2 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (36.36%) Data Extraction
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
4 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Retail
5 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
5 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
6 1 (9.09%) ISO 9001
6 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
6 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (9.09%) Business Objects
6 1 (9.09%) XML
6 1 (9.09%) ODBC
6 1 (9.09%) Windows
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (9.09%) C
6 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
6 1 (9.09%) SQL
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle
6 1 (9.09%) Change Management

Data Mining
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) OLAP
1 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
3 1 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Developer
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server BI Developer
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Business Systems Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Business Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Supply Chain Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Report Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Business Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) XML
1 1 (9.09%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security
4 1 (9.09%) Data Management
4 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Logistics
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C
1 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO 9001
1 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (9.09%) COBIT
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Business Objects
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle