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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Mining
Rank 132 145 140
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Contract jobs citing Data Mining 5 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.18% 0.21% 0.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.81% 0.94% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 2
Median daily rate £215 £295 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.11% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £438 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 - £32.00
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
615 743 700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 22.43% 22.44% 20.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 545 457
Median daily rate £370 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 27 11
Median hourly rate £44.00 £43.43 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.31% +93.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £30.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.40 £91.31 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.32 £33.55 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+8.25% +34.20%

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
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 1 October 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
Wiltshire +11 4 £215 - 3
Bristol 0 1 £300 -7.69%
Data Mining
England

Data Mining
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 18 (72.00%) Finance
2 15 (60.00%) SQL
2 15 (60.00%) Analytics
3 14 (56.00%) Machine Learning
3 14 (56.00%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (48.00%) Data Analytics
4 12 (48.00%) C++
4 12 (48.00%) Java
4 12 (48.00%) Python
4 12 (48.00%) PhD
4 12 (48.00%) MATLAB
4 12 (48.00%) Degree
4 12 (48.00%) Computer Science
4 12 (48.00%) R
5 4 (16.00%) Project Management
5 4 (16.00%) Migration
5 4 (16.00%) SPSS
5 4 (16.00%) SAS
6 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (12.00%) MS Project
6 3 (12.00%) ETL
6 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (8.00%) Predictive Modelling
7 2 (8.00%) Hedge funds
7 2 (8.00%) Marketing
7 2 (8.00%) Teradata

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 (16.00%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) SPSS
2 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.00%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.00%) Big Data
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (8.00%) Text Mining
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 18 (72.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Financial Institution
2 2 (8.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Data Scientist
2 7 (28.00%) Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Business Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Data Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Developer
4 2 (8.00%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Database Marketing Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Finance Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Marketing Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Marketing Business Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) PMO Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) PMO Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Risk Business Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 14 (56.00%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (48.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (8.00%) Hedge funds
4 1 (4.00%) Clustering
4 1 (4.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Analytics
2 14 (56.00%) Machine Learning
3 12 (48.00%) Data Analytics
4 4 (16.00%) Migration
4 4 (16.00%) Project Management
5 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (12.00%) ETL
6 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis
6 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
6 2 (8.00%) ITIL
6 2 (8.00%) Predictive Modelling
6 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.00%) Statistical Analysis
7 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
7 1 (4.00%) Customer Insight
7 1 (4.00%) Database Marketing
7 1 (4.00%) High Availability
7 1 (4.00%) Use Case
7 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) SQL
2 12 (48.00%) C++
2 12 (48.00%) Java
2 12 (48.00%) MATLAB
2 12 (48.00%) Python
2 12 (48.00%) R
3 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Degree
1 12 (48.00%) PhD
2 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.00%) MCSA
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Teradata
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle