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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Mining over the 3 months to 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Mining
Rank 67 55 45
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -10
Contract jobs citing Data Mining 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.18% 0.19% 0.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.64% 0.61% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate £325 £423 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +32.03%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £328 £275
% change year-on-year
+14.50% +19.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £36.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-56.16% +73.80%
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
157 165 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 27.89% 31.79% 19.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 120 55
Average daily rate £350 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £247 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 1
Average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £30.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% -25.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

Data Mining
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Mining across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
Cardiff -9 1 £325 -23.07% 1
Data Mining
Wales

Data Mining
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) BMC
3 3 (60.00%) Remedy
3 3 (60.00%) C
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) ITSM
3 3 (60.00%) Workflow
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Aerospace
3 3 (60.00%) Replication
3 3 (60.00%) SLA
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (60.00%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (60.00%) Time Management
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (40.00%) Data Quality
4 2 (40.00%) ETL
5 1 (20.00%) SAS
5 1 (20.00%) OLAP
5 1 (20.00%) CRM
5 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (20.00%) VBA

Data Mining
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 1 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) Base SAS
3 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) OLAP
3 1 (20.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (20.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 3 (60.00%) Aerospace
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (60.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Developer Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) ETL Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) ETL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft BI Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SQL BI Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (60.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) ITSM
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (60.00%) Time Management
1 3 (60.00%) Workflow
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Data Security
3 1 (20.00%) ETL Development
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
2 2 (40.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) BMC
1 3 (60.00%) Remedy
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft