The table below looks at the statistics for Data Mining skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Mining over the 3 months to 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Mining
Rank 393 348 313
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -35
Contract jobs citing Data Mining 219 249 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.48% 0.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.84% 2.24% 2.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 152 146
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£406 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £545 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £381 £438
% change year-on-year
-4.91% -12.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 1
Average hourly rate £50.00 £30.00 £52.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -42.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £23.50 £52.50
% change year-on-year
+46.80% -55.23%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11892 11138 9759
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.19% 21.30% 21.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 7823 7060 5856
Average daily rate £400 £397 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.88% +2.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £538 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 178 215
Average hourly rate £27.50 £31.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.69% +14.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.68 £14.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £52.50 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.75 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-17.69% +8.33%

Data Mining
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Mining within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Data Mining Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Data Mining
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Mining within the UK.

Data Mining Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Data Mining
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Mining within the UK over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Data Mining Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Data Mining
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Mining within the UK.

Data Mining Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Data Mining
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Mining within the UK over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Data Mining Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Data Mining
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 2 June 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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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
England -50 202 £400 -5.88% 124
London -39 101 £450 +2.85% 61
South East -23 32 £250 +31.57% 21
City of London -6 26 £488 +14.70% 26
North West -6 16 £380 -5.00% 12
East of England +15 15 £423 -0.58% 8
Scotland +2 13 £493 - 6
Hampshire - 13 £196 - 6
Yorkshire -12 12 £350 -22.22% 5
West Yorkshire -11 10 £350 -22.22% 3
Edinburgh +9 9 £496 - 3
South West -6 9 £375 -14.28% 7
West Midlands -7 9 £310 -27.05% 3
Leeds -7 9 £350 -22.22% 3
Basingstoke - 9 £128 - 4
Surrey +4 8 £625 +244.82% 5
Berkshire -20 8 £375 +97.36% 5
Manchester -7 7 £525 +16.66% 8
East Midlands -13 7 £450 +63.63% 6
Cambridgeshire - 7 £450 - 5
Reading -6 5 £413 +489.28% 2
Corsham - 4 £350 -
Glasgow - 4 £350 - 2
Ipswich - 4 £416 -
Wiltshire - 4 £350 - 1
Suffolk - 4 £416 -
Guildford +1 3 - -
Coventry -2 3 £310 -27.90%
Merseyside -12 3 - -
Belfast - 3 £388 -

Data Mining
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 197 (45.29%) SQL
2 153 (35.17%) Finance
3 108 (24.83%) Analytics
4 100 (22.99%) Analytical Skills
5 99 (22.76%) Data Modelling
6 92 (21.15%) Business Intelligence
7 89 (20.46%) Data Analysis
8 87 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 81 (18.62%) Agile Software Development
10 79 (18.16%) Data Warehouse
11 78 (17.93%) ETL
12 76 (17.47%) Banking
13 63 (14.48%) MS Excel
14 62 (14.25%) SAS
15 60 (13.79%) Oracle
16 59 (13.56%) Microsoft
17 57 (13.10%) Visualisation
18 55 (12.64%) Python
19 53 (12.18%) Java
19 53 (12.18%) Hadoop
20 50 (11.49%) R
21 48 (11.03%) Big Data
22 45 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 43 (9.89%) Business Analysis
23 43 (9.89%) Tableau
24 42 (9.66%) Degree
25 40 (9.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 39 (8.97%) Investment Banking
26 39 (8.97%) Data Architecture
27 35 (8.05%) Relational Database

Data Mining
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 62 (14.25%) SAS
2 16 (3.68%) Apache Spark
3 11 (2.53%) SharePoint
4 10 (2.30%) Confluence
5 8 (1.84%) Apache
5 8 (1.84%) Apache Pig
6 6 (1.38%) WebLogic
7 5 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (0.92%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.69%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.69%) IIS
9 3 (0.69%) JBoss
10 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.23%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.23%) Captiva
10 1 (0.23%) WebSphere Process Server
10 1 (0.23%) CMS
10 1 (0.23%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 63 (14.48%) MS Excel
2 26 (5.98%) MS Office
3 16 (3.68%) SPSS
4 14 (3.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (2.76%) Spreadsheet
6 10 (2.30%) MS Visio
7 6 (1.38%) PowerPivot
8 3 (0.69%) MS Project
9 1 (0.23%) Weka
9 1 (0.23%) FastStats
9 1 (0.23%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 4 (0.92%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (0.69%) Markit EDM
2 3 (0.69%) ResourceLink
2 3 (0.69%) Cognos Controller
3 2 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Utilities
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.23%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.23%) Unica
4 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.23%) HFM
4 1 (0.23%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.23%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.76%) Google Analytics
2 9 (2.07%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.92%) PaaS
4 3 (0.69%) Amazon EMR
4 3 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.69%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.23%) Silverpop
6 1 (0.23%) Route 53
6 1 (0.23%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.23%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.23%) SaaS
6 1 (0.23%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.91%) Internet
2 6 (1.38%) Intranet
2 6 (1.38%) Firewall
3 3 (0.69%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (0.69%) SAN
4 2 (0.46%) Kerberos
4 2 (0.46%) LDAP
4 2 (0.46%) ASN.1
4 2 (0.46%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (0.23%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.23%) Network Security
5 1 (0.23%) Wireless
5 1 (0.23%) DNS
5 1 (0.23%) SSL
5 1 (0.23%) VPN
5 1 (0.23%) LAN
5 1 (0.23%) SMS
5 1 (0.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 79 (18.16%) Data Warehouse
3 53 (12.18%) Hadoop
4 48 (11.03%) Big Data
5 45 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 40 (9.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 35 (8.05%) Relational Database
8 34 (7.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 25 (5.75%) OLAP
10 24 (5.52%) MS Access
11 19 (4.37%) Apache Hive
12 18 (4.14%) QlikView
13 16 (3.68%) SQL Server 2008
13 16 (3.68%) HBase
14 14 (3.22%) Oracle Database
15 11 (2.53%) Oracle Database 11g
16 9 (2.07%) NoSQL
16 9 (2.07%) Oracle OLAP
16 9 (2.07%) Oracle Reports
17 8 (1.84%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 15 (3.45%) JIRA
2 12 (2.76%) Jenkins
3 10 (2.30%) Git (software)
4 9 (2.07%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 8 (1.84%) Subversion
6 6 (1.38%) Visual Studio
6 6 (1.38%) NUnit
6 6 (1.38%) Talend Open Studio
7 5 (1.15%) Toad
8 3 (0.69%) Maven
8 3 (0.69%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.46%) IntelliJ
9 2 (0.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.46%) Ant
9 2 (0.46%) ERwin
9 2 (0.46%) Moq
10 1 (0.23%) CA Gen
10 1 (0.23%) Hudson
10 1 (0.23%) Axure RP
10 1 (0.23%) ProC
General
1 153 (35.17%) Finance
2 76 (17.47%) Banking
3 39 (8.97%) Investment Banking
4 30 (6.90%) Marketing
5 27 (6.21%) Retail
6 18 (4.14%) Telecoms
7 13 (2.99%) Publishing
8 12 (2.76%) Front Office
9 8 (1.84%) Retail Banking
10 7 (1.61%) Manufacturing
11 5 (1.15%) Corporate Banking
11 5 (1.15%) Financial Institution
11 5 (1.15%) Games
12 4 (0.92%) Back Office
12 4 (0.92%) Online Betting
13 3 (0.69%) French Language
13 3 (0.69%) Legal
13 3 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.46%) Law
14 2 (0.46%) Billing
Job Titles
1 205 (47.13%) Analyst
2 101 (23.22%) Developer
3 91 (20.92%) Data Analyst
4 65 (14.94%) Business Analyst
5 34 (7.82%) Architect
6 27 (6.21%) Consultant
7 20 (4.60%) Project Manager
7 20 (4.60%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 20 (4.60%) SQL Developer
8 18 (4.14%) Senior Analyst
9 16 (3.68%) .NET Developer
9 16 (3.68%) C# Developer
10 14 (3.22%) Data Architect
10 14 (3.22%) C# .NET Developer
11 13 (2.99%) Business Data Analyst
11 13 (2.99%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 12 (2.76%) Insight Analyst
12 12 (2.76%) Data Scientist
12 12 (2.76%) Hadoop Developer
13 11 (2.53%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (7.36%) .NET
2 18 (4.14%) HTML
3 14 (3.22%) ASP.NET
3 14 (3.22%) XML
3 14 (3.22%) JSON
3 14 (3.22%) Silverlight
3 14 (3.22%) HTML5
4 11 (2.53%) CSS
5 10 (2.30%) XACML
5 10 (2.30%) AngularJS
6 8 (1.84%) Web Services
6 8 (1.84%) MDX
6 8 (1.84%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (1.84%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 8 (1.84%) Apache Thrift
7 6 (1.38%) WPF
7 6 (1.38%) Reactive Extensions
8 5 (1.15%) Pandas
8 5 (1.15%) J2EE
9 4 (0.92%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 100 (22.99%) Analytical Skills
2 57 (13.10%) Visualisation
3 31 (7.13%) Management Information System
3 31 (7.13%) Statistics
4 20 (4.60%) Data Integration
5 18 (4.14%) Algorithms
6 17 (3.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 15 (3.45%) Mathematics
8 13 (2.99%) Data Structures
9 12 (2.76%) Fixed Income
9 12 (2.76%) Data Extraction
10 11 (2.53%) Derivative
10 11 (2.53%) Computer Science
11 10 (2.30%) Data Centre
12 7 (1.61%) Video on Demand
12 7 (1.61%) Social Media
12 7 (1.61%) Equities
13 6 (1.38%) GIS
14 5 (1.15%) User Experience
14 5 (1.15%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 28 (6.44%) Windows
2 26 (5.98%) UNIX
3 25 (5.75%) Linux
4 6 (1.38%) Solaris
5 3 (0.69%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.46%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.46%) AIX
6 2 (0.46%) HPUX
6 2 (0.46%) Android
6 2 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.46%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.23%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (24.83%) Analytics
2 99 (22.76%) Data Modelling
3 92 (21.15%) Business Intelligence
4 89 (20.46%) Data Analysis
5 81 (18.62%) Agile Software Development
6 78 (17.93%) ETL
7 43 (9.89%) Business Analysis
8 39 (8.97%) Data Architecture
9 35 (8.05%) Stakeholder Management
10 33 (7.59%) Project Management
11 29 (6.67%) SDLC
12 26 (5.98%) Scrum
13 25 (5.75%) Validation
13 25 (5.75%) Open Source
14 24 (5.52%) CRM
15 22 (5.06%) Migration
15 22 (5.06%) Data Management
16 21 (4.83%) Data Governance
17 19 (4.37%) User Acceptance Testing
17 19 (4.37%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 197 (45.29%) SQL
2 55 (12.64%) Python
3 53 (12.18%) Java
4 50 (11.49%) R
5 30 (6.90%) VBA
6 24 (5.52%) T-SQL
6 24 (5.52%) C#
7 23 (5.29%) JavaScript
8 21 (4.83%) C
9 18 (4.14%) PL/SQL
10 15 (3.45%) C++
11 12 (2.76%) Perl
12 11 (2.53%) Ruby
13 7 (1.61%) Shell Script
14 6 (1.38%) XAML
14 6 (1.38%) Scala
14 6 (1.38%) Bash Shell
15 5 (1.15%) MATLAB
16 3 (0.69%) Go
16 3 (0.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 42 (9.66%) Degree
2 28 (6.44%) Security Cleared
3 21 (4.83%) SC Cleared
4 16 (3.68%) ISEB
5 8 (1.84%) PhD
6 6 (1.38%) Oracle Certification
7 5 (1.15%) PMI Certification
8 4 (0.92%) OCP
8 4 (0.92%) PMP
8 4 (0.92%) CISA
8 4 (0.92%) CISM
8 4 (0.92%) DV Cleared
8 4 (0.92%) CRISC
9 3 (0.69%) CIMA
9 3 (0.69%) ACCA
10 2 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.23%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.23%) MCSE
11 1 (0.23%) HNC
11 1 (0.23%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.52%) Data Quality
2 18 (4.14%) QA
3 4 (0.92%) SLA
3 4 (0.92%) COBIT
4 3 (0.69%) Solvency II
4 3 (0.69%) GAAP
5 1 (0.23%) MiFID
5 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.23%) Basel II
5 1 (0.23%) GCP
5 1 (0.23%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 9 (2.07%) Docker
2 6 (1.38%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.38%) HDFS
3 2 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.46%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.69%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (0.46%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.46%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.46%) Puppet
3 2 (0.46%) OpenAM
3 2 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.46%) Kibana
3 2 (0.46%) Check_MK
3 2 (0.46%) Oracle Identity Management
3 2 (0.46%) Graphite
4 1 (0.23%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.23%) CA Endevor
4 1 (0.23%) WSUS
4 1 (0.23%) SCCM
4 1 (0.23%) SCOM
4 1 (0.23%) Control-M
4 1 (0.23%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 60 (13.79%) Oracle
2 59 (13.56%) Microsoft
3 43 (9.89%) Tableau
4 31 (7.13%) SAP
5 25 (5.75%) Business Objects
6 19 (4.37%) Cognos
7 16 (3.68%) IBM
8 12 (2.76%) Google
9 11 (2.53%) Teradata
10 8 (1.84%) Informatica
10 8 (1.84%) Telerik
11 7 (1.61%) EMC
12 6 (1.38%) Alteryx
12 6 (1.38%) Talend
12 6 (1.38%) Cloudera
13 5 (1.15%) Netezza
13 5 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
14 4 (0.92%) Hyperion
14 4 (0.92%) Splunk
15 3 (0.69%) Vertica
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £625 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £200 - £225 Per Day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Stirling
iKonnect
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £750 - £800 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £325 - £335 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Harrington Starr
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 - £515.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £525 - £625 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £590 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Surrey
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £1 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Basingstoke
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £125 - £130 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Basingstoke
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £550.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago