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 25 June 2016 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Mining
Rank 127 137 129
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Contract jobs citing Data Mining 33 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.88% 0.35% 0.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.97% 1.50% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 5 7
Median daily rate £413 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £380 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £19.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
- -19.14%
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
832 868 680
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 22.17% 23.34% 21.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 533 552 372
Median daily rate £388 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.72% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 23 20
Median hourly rate £20.50 £33.00 £21.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.87% +52.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.45 £18.68 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.95 £56.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+18.26% -13.33%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Mining across the North West region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Data Mining Daily Rate Histogram 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 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Manchester -1 12 £414 +27.30% 6
Cheshire +3 8 £450 - 1
Merseyside -6 3 £550 - 2
Data Mining
England

Data Mining
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 31 (57.41%) Business Analysis
2 25 (46.30%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (31.48%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (25.93%) Project Management
4 14 (25.93%) Process Management
5 13 (24.07%) Back Office
5 13 (24.07%) Validation
5 13 (24.07%) MS Excel
5 13 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (22.22%) TOGAF
6 12 (22.22%) SOA
7 11 (20.37%) PRINCE2
7 11 (20.37%) SQL
7 11 (20.37%) Data Management
8 10 (18.52%) Strategic Planning
8 10 (18.52%) ERP
8 10 (18.52%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (18.52%) Middleware
8 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
8 10 (18.52%) Finance
8 10 (18.52%) Business Process Mapping
9 9 (16.67%) Talend
9 9 (16.67%) Active Directory
9 9 (16.67%) Data Modelling
9 9 (16.67%) Talend Open Studio
10 8 (14.81%) Data Analytics
10 8 (14.81%) Analytics
11 7 (12.96%) Data Centre
11 7 (12.96%) Tableau
11 7 (12.96%) Open Source

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 2 (3.70%) SAS
2 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (24.07%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.56%) IaaS
3 1 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.52%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (9.26%) Big Data
2 5 (9.26%) Hadoop
3 3 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.70%) DataStax
4 2 (3.70%) MS Access
4 2 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.85%) DB2
5 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.85%) GIS
5 1 (1.85%) MySQL
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.85%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 9 (16.67%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 13 (24.07%) Back Office
2 10 (18.52%) Finance
3 3 (5.56%) Banking
3 3 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.85%) Marketing
4 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (50.00%) Analyst
2 16 (29.63%) Business Analyst
3 13 (24.07%) Business Manager
3 13 (24.07%) Business Project Manager
3 13 (24.07%) Project Manager
4 12 (22.22%) Architect
5 9 (16.67%) Project Analyst
6 8 (14.81%) Data Analyst
7 6 (11.11%) Consultant
7 6 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (9.26%) Business Consultant
9 4 (7.41%) Agile Business Analyst
9 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Architect
10 3 (5.56%) Big Data Manager
10 3 (5.56%) Cloud Architect
10 3 (5.56%) Cloud Solutions Architect
10 3 (5.56%) Data Business Analyst
10 3 (5.56%) Data Manager
10 3 (5.56%) Data Warehouse Analyst
10 3 (5.56%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.52%) Middleware
2 2 (3.70%) XML
3 1 (1.85%) .NET
3 1 (1.85%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (31.48%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.96%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.56%) Life Science
4 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.70%) Statistics
4 2 (3.70%) User Experience
5 1 (1.85%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.85%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.85%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.85%) Economics
5 1 (1.85%) Ontologies
5 1 (1.85%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.85%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.56%) Linux
1 3 (5.56%) Windows
2 2 (3.70%) Windows Server
2 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.85%) Unix
3 1 (1.85%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (57.41%) Business Analysis
2 25 (46.30%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (25.93%) Process Management
3 14 (25.93%) Project Management
4 13 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (24.07%) Validation
5 12 (22.22%) SOA
5 12 (22.22%) TOGAF
6 11 (20.37%) Data Management
6 11 (20.37%) PRINCE2
7 10 (18.52%) Business Process Mapping
7 10 (18.52%) ERP
7 10 (18.52%) Strategic Planning
8 9 (16.67%) Data Modelling
9 8 (14.81%) Analytics
9 8 (14.81%) Data Analytics
10 7 (12.96%) ETL
10 7 (12.96%) Open Source
11 6 (11.11%) Use Case
12 5 (9.26%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.37%) SQL
2 3 (5.56%) R
3 2 (3.70%) Java
4 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.70%) HDFS
Vendors
1 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.67%) Talend
3 7 (12.96%) Tableau
4 6 (11.11%) Vertica
5 5 (9.26%) Teradata
6 2 (3.70%) Hortonworks
7 1 (1.85%) BT
7 1 (1.85%) Citrix
7 1 (1.85%) EXASOL
7 1 (1.85%) Oracle
7 1 (1.85%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.85%) Wyse