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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Mining
Rank 145 146 136
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Contract jobs citing Data Mining 24 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.60% 0.35% 0.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.99% 1.48% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 9 3
Average daily rate £350 £380 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +52.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £376 £363 £405
% change year-on-year
+3.79% -10.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £28.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.25 £25.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+73.00% +6.38%
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
802 946 665
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 19.93% 23.79% 21.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 510 571 378
Average daily rate £375 £400 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 19 23
Average hourly rate £33.75 £35.00 £37.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -6.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £14.50 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.10 £46.09 £136.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%

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
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 1 May 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Mining within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 £363 - 1
Cheshire -3 3 £525 - 2
Manchester -13 1 £325 -35.00% 7
Data Mining
England

Data Mining
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 17 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (44.12%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (41.18%) Business Analysis
4 9 (26.47%) Data Modelling
4 9 (26.47%) SQL
4 9 (26.47%) Process Management
4 9 (26.47%) Back Office
4 9 (26.47%) Validation
5 6 (17.65%) Finance
5 6 (17.65%) Data Analytics
5 6 (17.65%) Analytics
6 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (11.76%) Teradata
7 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
7 4 (11.76%) SAS
7 4 (11.76%) Big Data
7 4 (11.76%) Talend
7 4 (11.76%) Data Governance
7 4 (11.76%) Talend Open Studio
7 4 (11.76%) Hadoop
8 3 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (8.82%) Open Source
8 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (8.82%) Use Case
8 3 (8.82%) Data Quality
8 3 (8.82%) Workflow
8 3 (8.82%) TOGAF
8 3 (8.82%) MapReduce
8 3 (8.82%) SOA
8 3 (8.82%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 4 (11.76%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) Big Data
1 4 (11.76%) Hadoop
2 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.88%) MS Access
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.94%) Base SAS
3 1 (2.94%) DataStax
3 1 (2.94%) DB2
3 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.94%) MySQL
3 1 (2.94%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 9 (26.47%) Back Office
2 6 (17.65%) Finance
3 2 (5.88%) Marketing
4 1 (2.94%) Advertising
4 1 (2.94%) Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (73.53%) Analyst
2 13 (38.24%) Business Analyst
3 9 (26.47%) Business Manager
3 9 (26.47%) Business Project Manager
3 9 (26.47%) Data Analyst
3 9 (26.47%) Project Analyst
3 9 (26.47%) Project Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Big Data Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Data Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (5.88%) Architect
5 2 (5.88%) ETL Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Programmer
5 2 (5.88%) SAS Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) SOA Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Data Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) XML Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (44.12%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Statistics
2 2 (5.88%) User Experience
3 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.94%) Life Science
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.94%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Windows
1 2 (5.88%) Windows Server
1 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (41.18%) Business Analysis
3 9 (26.47%) Data Modelling
3 9 (26.47%) Process Management
3 9 (26.47%) Validation
4 6 (17.65%) Analytics
4 6 (17.65%) Data Analytics
5 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (11.76%) Data Governance
7 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (8.82%) MapReduce
7 3 (8.82%) Migration
7 3 (8.82%) Open Source
7 3 (8.82%) Project Management
7 3 (8.82%) SOA
7 3 (8.82%) TOGAF
7 3 (8.82%) Use Case
7 3 (8.82%) Workflow
7 3 (8.82%) Workflow Analysis
8 2 (5.88%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) Python
2 1 (2.94%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) HDFS
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Talend
1 4 (11.76%) Teradata
2 1 (2.94%) BT
2 1 (2.94%) Citrix
2 1 (2.94%) EXASOL
2 1 (2.94%) Hortonworks
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle
2 1 (2.94%) ServiceNow
2 1 (2.94%) Tableau
2 1 (2.94%) Wyse
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £425.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Uniting Ambition
Rate: 600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 6 days ago