The table below looks at the statistics for Data Mining skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Mining over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Mining
Rank 118 128 136
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +8
Contract jobs citing Data Mining 19 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.65% 0.30% 0.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.23% 1.40% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 6 8
Median daily rate £425 £363 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £338 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £850 £598 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £356 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.28% -10.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £50.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +194.11%
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 South West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
588 641 715
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 20.10% 21.38% 23.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 451 493
Median daily rate £363 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 14
Median hourly rate £38.75 £21.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.16% -45.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £18.55 £12.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £40.05 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+36.00% -23.07%

Data Mining
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South 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 South West

Data Mining
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Data Mining Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Data Mining
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Mining across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Data Mining Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Data Mining
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Data Mining Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Data Mining
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 24 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
(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
Devon - 7 £425 - 1
Bristol - 4 £335 -
Wiltshire -7 3 £850 +142.85%
Gloucestershire -5 1 £425 +3.03%
Data Mining
England

Data Mining
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 West region with a requirement for Data Mining.

1 22 (73.33%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (56.67%) SQL
2 17 (56.67%) Finance
3 11 (36.67%) Analytics
3 11 (36.67%) Degree
3 11 (36.67%) Computer Science
4 10 (33.33%) Machine Learning
5 7 (23.33%) MATLAB
5 7 (23.33%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (23.33%) Python
5 7 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (23.33%) C++
5 7 (23.33%) Java
5 7 (23.33%) PhD
5 7 (23.33%) R
5 7 (23.33%) Data Analytics
6 6 (20.00%) Siebel
7 5 (16.67%) Teradata
7 5 (16.67%) Business Analysis
7 5 (16.67%) Ajax
7 5 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (16.67%) EAI
7 5 (16.67%) CSS
7 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 5 (16.67%) HTML
7 5 (16.67%) Oracle
7 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
7 5 (16.67%) SAS
7 5 (16.67%) Project Management
7 5 (16.67%) AngularJS

Data Mining
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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 5 (16.67%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (13.33%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (10.00%) Big Data
4 3 (10.00%) Text Mining
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
6 1 (3.33%) Base SAS
6 1 (3.33%) Data Mart
6 1 (3.33%) MS Access
6 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Toad
General
1 17 (56.67%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Manufacturing
2 4 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (10.00%) Banking
3 3 (10.00%) Financial Institution
4 2 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Analyst
2 10 (33.33%) Data Scientist
3 9 (30.00%) Developer
4 8 (26.67%) Business Analyst
5 6 (20.00%) Siebel Developer
6 3 (10.00%) UI Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Data Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Principal Business Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Analyst Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Banking Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Banking Business Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Business Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Data Consultant
8 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Marketing Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Risk Manager
8 1 (3.33%) SAS Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) Ajax
1 5 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 5 (16.67%) CSS
1 5 (16.67%) HTML
1 5 (16.67%) HTML5
1 5 (16.67%) jQuery
1 5 (16.67%) JSON
1 5 (16.67%) RequireJS
2 3 (10.00%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (3.33%) .NET
3 1 (3.33%) Middleware
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 22 (73.33%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (36.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (13.33%) Life Science
3 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
4 3 (10.00%) Algorithms
4 3 (10.00%) Hedge funds
5 2 (6.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Analytics
2 10 (33.33%) Machine Learning
3 7 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (23.33%) Data Analytics
4 5 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 5 (16.67%) Change Control
4 5 (16.67%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 5 (16.67%) EAI
4 5 (16.67%) Project Management
4 5 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
4 5 (16.67%) Use Case
5 4 (13.33%) CRM
5 4 (13.33%) IT Governance
5 4 (13.33%) ITSM
5 4 (13.33%) Service Management
5 4 (13.33%) Strategic Planning
6 3 (10.00%) Predictive Modelling
6 3 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
7 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
7 2 (6.67%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) SQL
2 7 (23.33%) C++
2 7 (23.33%) Java
2 7 (23.33%) MATLAB
2 7 (23.33%) Python
2 7 (23.33%) R
3 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) Degree
2 7 (23.33%) PhD
3 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Siebel
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle
2 5 (16.67%) Teradata
3 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.33%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (13.33%) SAP