The table below looks at the statistics for Data Mining skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West 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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Mining
Rank 121 113 122
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Contract jobs citing Data Mining 7 15 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.23% 0.56% 0.076%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.05% 2.55% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 0
Average daily rate
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£250 £273 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+73.80% +10.52%
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 North West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
664 588 662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 21.54% 21.80% 25.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 422 333 364
Average daily rate £344 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £210 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 32
Average hourly rate £36.00 £33.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £16.50 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £39.30 £45.18
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -9.83%

Data Mining
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Data Mining Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Data Mining
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Data Mining Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Data Mining
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Data Mining Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Data Mining
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. 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
Merseyside -9 3 - -
Cheshire -1 2 - - 4
Manchester -5 2 £250 -8.25% 6
Data Mining
England

Data Mining
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (25.00%) NHS
4 3 (18.75%) Finance
4 3 (18.75%) Wireless
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
4 3 (18.75%) MS Access
4 3 (18.75%) CRM
4 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (18.75%) SAS
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 3 (18.75%) Network Design
4 3 (18.75%) Data Analysis
4 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
4 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
5 2 (12.50%) Network Management
5 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 2 (12.50%) Coaching
5 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (12.50%) SAN
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (12.50%) Informatics
5 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
5 2 (12.50%) Financial Modelling
5 2 (12.50%) CCNA

Data Mining
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 (18.75%) SAS
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Wireless
2 2 (12.50%) SAN
3 1 (6.25%) Internet
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) LAN
3 1 (6.25%) SMS
3 1 (6.25%) VoIP
3 1 (6.25%) VPN
3 1 (6.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (18.75%) MS Access
3 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
5 1 (6.25%) DataStage
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (6.25%) DB2
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Billing
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) NHS Performance Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Commercial Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Data Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Network Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Security Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) XML
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) NHS
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Informatics
3 1 (6.25%) CLARiiON
3 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) CRM
2 3 (18.75%) Network Design
2 3 (18.75%) Data Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Network Management
3 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 2 (12.50%) Coaching
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
3 2 (12.50%) Financial Modelling
3 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.25%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.25%) VBA
3 1 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) CCNA
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.25%) MCP
3 1 (6.25%) MCSD
3 1 (6.25%) MCDBA
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (6.25%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) CITP
3 1 (6.25%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
1 1 (6.25%) SCOM
1 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Business Objects
2 2 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) Avaya
3 1 (6.25%) Genesys
3 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (6.25%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Cognos
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) EMC
3 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds