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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Mining over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Mining
England / North West
Rank 123 156 129
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -27
Contract jobs citing Data Mining 11 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.42% 0.10% 0.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.77% 0.49% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 2
Median daily rate £400 £400 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +60.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £300
% change year-on-year
- +20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.88 £17.75 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+23.28% -51.36%

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
622 809 714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 23.76% 20.81% 22.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 526 459
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £263 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 25 20
Median hourly rate £20.50 £40.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.75% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £17.20 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £67.04 £67.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

Data Mining
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Data Mining as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Mining within the North West region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire - 6 £401 -
Manchester +18 2 - - 1
Data Mining
England

Data Mining
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Mining also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Data Mining.

1 17 (70.83%) SQL
2 14 (58.33%) Tableau
3 9 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (37.50%) Visualisation
4 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (33.33%) Marketing
5 7 (29.17%) Data Analysis
5 7 (29.17%) SPSS
5 7 (29.17%) ETL
5 7 (29.17%) Market Research
5 7 (29.17%) Statistical Modelling
5 7 (29.17%) Campaign Analysis
5 7 (29.17%) Actionable Insight
6 6 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (25.00%) Analytics
6 6 (25.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 6 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
6 6 (25.00%) Customer Insight
6 6 (25.00%) Data Integration
6 6 (25.00%) SAS
6 6 (25.00%) SAP
6 6 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (25.00%) Finance
6 6 (25.00%) Scrum
7 5 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (20.83%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (16.67%) Performance Optimisation
8 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (16.67%) Open Source
9 3 (12.50%) Data Visualisation

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (25.00%) SAS
2 2 (8.33%) Apache
2 2 (8.33%) Apache Spark
3 1 (4.17%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (4.17%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) GitHub
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (25.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 5 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (12.50%) Big Data
4 2 (8.33%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (8.33%) Hadoop
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.17%) Apache Hive
5 1 (4.17%) HBase
5 1 (4.17%) KNIME
5 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.17%) Power BI
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (33.33%) Marketing
2 6 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Customer Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Customer Insight Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Insight Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Research Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Tableau Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Business Systems Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Data Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Data Business Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) DBA
5 2 (8.33%) Forensic Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) SQL DBA
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Kafka
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Visualisation
2 6 (25.00%) Data Integration
3 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.33%) Data Structures
5 1 (4.17%) Digital Media
5 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
5 1 (4.17%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (29.17%) Actionable Insight
3 7 (29.17%) Campaign Analysis
3 7 (29.17%) Data Analysis
3 7 (29.17%) ETL
3 7 (29.17%) Market Research
3 7 (29.17%) Statistical Modelling
4 6 (25.00%) Analytics
4 6 (25.00%) Customer Insight
4 6 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (25.00%) Scrum
5 5 (20.83%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (16.67%) Open Source
6 4 (16.67%) Performance Optimisation
7 3 (12.50%) Data Analytics
7 3 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
7 3 (12.50%) ERP
7 3 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) Java
2 2 (8.33%) Python
2 2 (8.33%) R
3 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) PHP
3 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) CEH
1 2 (8.33%) CISA
1 2 (8.33%) CISSP
1 2 (8.33%) SANS
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) EnCase
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Tableau
2 6 (25.00%) SAP
3 2 (8.33%) Atlassian
3 2 (8.33%) Cellebrite
3 2 (8.33%) Talend
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft