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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Mining
Rank 103 83 79
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -4
Contract jobs citing Data Mining 3 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.16% 0.31% 0.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.76% 1.36% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £410 £300
% change year-on-year
-14.63% +36.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 - £17.50
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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
393 294 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 21.23% 22.46% 20.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 202 137
Average daily rate £400 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £255 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £18.45 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £19.50 £18.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.83% -7.69%

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 28 August 2015, 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 7 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Logistics
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Marketing
4 2 (20.00%) JSON
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) UNIX
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) Python
4 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) SAS
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Validation
4 2 (20.00%) Play Framework
4 2 (20.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (20.00%) Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) Akka
4 2 (20.00%) Functional Programming
4 2 (20.00%) API Design
4 2 (20.00%) Time Management
4 2 (20.00%) Base SAS
4 2 (20.00%) Data Integration
4 2 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 2 (20.00%) RESTful
4 2 (20.00%) Scala

Data Mining
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 (20.00%) SAS
2 1 (10.00%) CICS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Base SAS
1 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (20.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (10.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Moq
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) SAS Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Supply Chain Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Scala Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Management Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) JSON
1 2 (20.00%) RESTful
1 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (20.00%) Akka
1 2 (20.00%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (10.00%) VSAM
3 1 (10.00%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) UNIX
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Logistics
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Validation
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) TDD
2 2 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 2 (20.00%) Open Source
2 2 (20.00%) Software Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) BDD
2 2 (20.00%) Time Management
2 2 (20.00%) Analytics
2 2 (20.00%) Functional Programming
2 2 (20.00%) API Design
3 1 (10.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Information Retrieval
3 1 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
1 2 (20.00%) Python
1 2 (20.00%) Scala
2 1 (10.00%) REXX
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCNP
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle