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 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 117 136 127
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -9
Contract jobs citing Data Mining 21 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.71% 0.19% 0.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.60% 0.86% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 4 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 £371 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £850 £428 £458
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 South West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
583 694 717
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 19.77% 22.39% 23.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 418 511 485
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 13
Median hourly rate £38.75 £22.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.22% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £18.40 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £41.40 £175.00
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 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 25 June 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 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
Devon - 12 £425 -
Bristol - 4 £335 - 2
Wiltshire -10 3 £850 +142.85%
Gloucestershire -4 1 £425 +3.03%
Dorset - 1 £375 -
Data Mining
England

Data Mining
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South 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 South West region with a requirement for Data Mining.

1 21 (77.78%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (74.07%) SQL
2 20 (74.07%) Finance
3 16 (59.26%) Degree
3 16 (59.26%) Computer Science
3 16 (59.26%) Analytics
4 15 (55.56%) Machine Learning
5 12 (44.44%) Data Analytics
5 12 (44.44%) R
5 12 (44.44%) MATLAB
5 12 (44.44%) C++
5 12 (44.44%) Java
5 12 (44.44%) Python
5 12 (44.44%) PhD
6 6 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (18.52%) Project Management
7 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (18.52%) Use Case
7 5 (18.52%) Business Analysis
8 4 (14.81%) Strategic Planning
8 4 (14.81%) Teradata
8 4 (14.81%) Life Science
8 4 (14.81%) IT Governance
8 4 (14.81%) SAS
8 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
8 4 (14.81%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (14.81%) SAP
8 4 (14.81%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (14.81%) SPSS
8 4 (14.81%) Salesforce.com

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 4 (14.81%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
1 4 (14.81%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (14.81%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (11.11%) Big Data
3 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (11.11%) Text Mining
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Toad
General
1 20 (74.07%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Manufacturing
2 4 (14.81%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (11.11%) Financial Institution
4 2 (7.41%) Marketing
5 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Data Scientist
2 10 (37.04%) Analyst
3 8 (29.63%) Business Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Data Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Principal Business Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Business Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Data Mining Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Database Marketing Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Marketing Business Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Risk Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Risk Business Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Risk Manager
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 21 (77.78%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (59.26%) Computer Science
3 4 (14.81%) Life Science
3 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
3 4 (14.81%) Virtual Team
4 3 (11.11%) Algorithms
4 3 (11.11%) Hedge funds
5 2 (7.41%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Analytics
2 15 (55.56%) Machine Learning
3 12 (44.44%) Data Analytics
4 5 (18.52%) Business Analysis
4 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (18.52%) Project Management
4 5 (18.52%) Use Case
5 4 (14.81%) IT Governance
5 4 (14.81%) ITSM
5 4 (14.81%) Matrix Organization
5 4 (14.81%) Service Management
5 4 (14.81%) Strategic Planning
5 4 (14.81%) Virtual Team Management
6 3 (11.11%) Predictive Modelling
6 3 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) Data Modelling
7 2 (7.41%) ETL
8 1 (3.70%) B2B
8 1 (3.70%) CRM
8 1 (3.70%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) SQL
2 12 (44.44%) C++
2 12 (44.44%) Java
2 12 (44.44%) MATLAB
2 12 (44.44%) Python
2 12 (44.44%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (59.26%) Degree
2 12 (44.44%) PhD
3 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
1 4 (14.81%) Salesforce.com
1 4 (14.81%) SAP
1 4 (14.81%) Teradata
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle