The table below looks at the statistics for Data Mining skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Mining over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Mining
Rank 52 66 55
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -11
Contract jobs citing Data Mining 3 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.58% 0.76% 0.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.86% 2.31% 3.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
Median daily rate £160 £400 £503
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% -20.39%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £410
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -14.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £16.50 -
% change year-on-year
+24.24% -
Data Mining
Wales

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 South Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
105 216 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 20.39% 33.03% 28.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 158 117
Median daily rate £375 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £241 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £492 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Median hourly rate £20.50 £26.40 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.34% +46.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +15.78%

Data Mining
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales 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 South Wales

Data Mining
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Data Mining Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Data Mining
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Data Mining Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Data Mining
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Newport -3 3 £160 -60.00%
Data Mining
Wales

Data Mining
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Data Mining.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) SAS
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Stata
2 3 (42.86%) Text Mining
2 3 (42.86%) GIS
2 3 (42.86%) ArcGIS
2 3 (42.86%) Apache
2 3 (42.86%) Python
2 3 (42.86%) MS Access
2 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) NoSQL
2 3 (42.86%) R
2 3 (42.86%) Machine Learning
2 3 (42.86%) Big Data
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) Apache Spark
2 3 (42.86%) QGIS
2 3 (42.86%) Spatial Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
3 2 (28.57%) PhD
3 2 (28.57%) Postgraduate
3 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (28.57%) Data Management
3 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Publishing
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Retail

Data Mining
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 7 (100.00%) SAS
2 3 (42.86%) Apache
2 3 (42.86%) Apache Spark
2 3 (42.86%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Stata
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Big Data
1 3 (42.86%) GIS
1 3 (42.86%) MS Access
1 3 (42.86%) NoSQL
1 3 (42.86%) QGIS
1 3 (42.86%) Text Mining
2 1 (14.29%) Base SAS
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) OLAP
2 1 (14.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (14.29%) SAS EBI
2 1 (14.29%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (14.29%) Spatial Data
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Publishing
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Data Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Data Scientist
2 2 (28.57%) Junior
2 2 (28.57%) Junior Data Scientist
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) ETL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SAS Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) SAS BI Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SAS Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) SAS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SAS ETL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Spatial Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Statistical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
3 1 (14.29%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
1 3 (42.86%) Machine Learning
1 3 (42.86%) Spatial Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Data Mapping
3 1 (14.29%) Data Security
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Python
2 3 (42.86%) R
3 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) PhD
1 2 (28.57%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft