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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Mining over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Mining
Rank 145 136 104
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -32
Contract jobs citing Data Mining 5 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.15% 0.18% 0.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.68% 0.95% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
Average daily rate
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£265 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £395 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £405 £300
% change year-on-year
-13.58% +35.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 - £17.50
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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
733 631 526
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 22.04% 19.20% 23.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 543 413 355
Average daily rate £375 £355 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% -2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 4 13
Average hourly rate £43.43 £20.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+117.15% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £17.40 £16.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £100.00 £175.00 £62.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+8.22% +1.63%

Data Mining
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Mining across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Mining within the South West region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
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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
Somerset - 2 £295 -
Wiltshire 0 1 - - 2
Bristol -4 1 £250 - 4
Gloucestershire -7 1 £250 -33.33%
Data Mining
England

Data Mining
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
3 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) PMP
3 4 (28.57%) PMI Certification
3 4 (28.57%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (21.43%) SAP
4 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
5 2 (14.29%) Toad
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (14.29%) Teradata
5 2 (14.29%) TOGAF
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
5 2 (14.29%) Solvency II
5 2 (14.29%) Procure-to-pay
6 1 (7.14%) Change Control
6 1 (7.14%) Customer Insight
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
6 1 (7.14%) Zerto
6 1 (7.14%) Data Centre

Data Mining
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 (7.14%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.14%) Data Mart
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Toad
General
1 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Security Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) SAP Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) SAP Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Security Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Data Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Report Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Insight Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Customer Insight Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Data Insight Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Customer Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Data Mining Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) JSP
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
1 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) GIS
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
2 4 (28.57%) Project Management
2 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (14.29%) Procure-to-pay
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (14.29%) TOGAF
5 1 (7.14%) Content Management
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) SOA
5 1 (7.14%) ETL
5 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Web Development
5 1 (7.14%) Time Management
5 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.14%) Workflow
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) PMP
2 4 (28.57%) PMI Certification
3 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) Solvency II
2 1 (7.14%) ISO 9000
2 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
1 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) SAP
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Teradata
3 1 (7.14%) Veeam
3 1 (7.14%) Zerto
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) CA