The table below looks at the statistics for Data Mining skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Mining over the 3 months to 24 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Mining
Rank 424 408 362
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -46
Contract jobs citing Data Mining 225 249 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.42% 0.44% 0.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.87% 1.88% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 154 159
Median daily rate £415 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £181 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £411
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -11.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 0
Median hourly rate £23.00 £27.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.11% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £19.00 -

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
12041 13256 11691
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.25% 23.28% 22.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8017 8622 7219
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 210 187 196
Median hourly rate £30.50 £27.78 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.79% +1.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £52.17 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+8.77% +14.00%

Data Mining
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 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 24 July 2016.

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
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 24 July 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
England -13 218 £415 +0.60% 78
London -15 106 £428 -5.00% 36
North West +13 30 £413 +8.55% 11
South East -6 25 £363 +70.58% 11
East of England +11 16 £400 -5.88% 3
South West +9 15 £425 +37.09% 4
Manchester +1 15 £415 +27.69% 3
Exeter - 11 £425 - 1
Devon - 11 £425 - 1
City of London +26 10 £513 +13.88% 9
Cambridgeshire +19 10 £388 -13.88% 3
Cheshire +7 8 £450 -32.83% 4
Feltham +5 8 £475 +3.82%
Chester - 8 £450 - 2
Yorkshire -1 7 £350 - 10
West Midlands -23 7 £400 -7.13% 1
North East -37 7 £330 +10.00% 1
Tyne and Wear -40 7 £330 +10.00% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -44 7 £330 +10.00% 1
Surrey -5 6 £375 -16.10% 2
Cambridge +16 5 £325 - 3
Hampshire -8 5 £250 +42.85% 1
West Yorkshire -5 4 £350 - 9
Staines - 4 - - 1
Buckinghamshire +14 3 - - 2
Bedfordshire 0 3 £456 +7.35%
East Midlands -2 3 £450 +119.51% 1
Warwick -3 3 £400 - 1
Warwickshire -4 3 £400 - 1
Leeds -8 3 £350 - 8

Data Mining
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 with a requirement for Data Mining.

1 217 (47.07%) SQL
2 135 (29.28%) Analytical Skills
3 130 (28.20%) Finance
4 122 (26.46%) Business Intelligence
5 109 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
6 96 (20.82%) Data Analysis
7 95 (20.61%) Microsoft
7 95 (20.61%) Analytics
8 90 (19.52%) Data Modelling
9 74 (16.05%) Business Analysis
10 69 (14.97%) Big Data
11 68 (14.75%) SQL Server
12 67 (14.53%) MS Excel
13 66 (14.32%) Project Management
14 64 (13.88%) Oracle
15 62 (13.45%) Degree
16 61 (13.23%) Data Warehouse
17 59 (12.80%) SAS
18 58 (12.58%) ETL
18 58 (12.58%) Java
19 57 (12.36%) Banking
20 54 (11.71%) R
21 53 (11.50%) Hadoop
22 51 (11.06%) Python
23 49 (10.63%) Data Management
23 49 (10.63%) Machine Learning
24 46 (9.98%) Data Quality
25 42 (9.11%) Tableau
26 41 (8.89%) Validation
26 41 (8.89%) Migration

Data Mining
Top Related IT Skills 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 59 (12.80%) SAS
2 22 (4.77%) Apache Pig
3 15 (3.25%) SharePoint
4 11 (2.39%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (1.95%) Apache Spark
5 9 (1.95%) Confluence
6 5 (1.08%) Apache
6 5 (1.08%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (0.87%) CMS
8 2 (0.43%) ArcGIS
8 2 (0.43%) Oracle Spatial
8 2 (0.43%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.22%) Facebook Platform
9 1 (0.22%) JBoss
9 1 (0.22%) Jetty
9 1 (0.22%) nginx
Applications
1 67 (14.53%) MS Excel
2 28 (6.07%) SPSS
3 24 (5.21%) MS Office
4 14 (3.04%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (2.82%) Stata
6 9 (1.95%) MS Visio
7 8 (1.74%) MS Project
8 5 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.65%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (0.65%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.22%) ENOVIA
4 1 (0.22%) Investran
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle AML
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.22%) Radian6
4 1 (0.22%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.69%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.87%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.87%) IaaS
4 3 (0.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (0.65%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (0.43%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.22%) AdWords
6 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.22%) GitHub
6 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.22%) Office 365
6 1 (0.22%) Responsys
6 1 (0.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.74%) LAN
2 7 (1.52%) WAN
3 5 (1.08%) SAN
4 4 (0.87%) Internet
4 4 (0.87%) SMS
5 3 (0.65%) ATM
5 3 (0.65%) WAAS
6 1 (0.22%) BGP
6 1 (0.22%) EIGRP
6 1 (0.22%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.22%) Multicast
6 1 (0.22%) Network Security
6 1 (0.22%) WebEx
6 1 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.22%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (14.97%) Big Data
2 68 (14.75%) SQL Server
3 61 (13.23%) Data Warehouse
4 53 (11.50%) Hadoop
5 33 (7.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 30 (6.51%) Apache Hive
6 30 (6.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 30 (6.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 28 (6.07%) BusinessObjects
8 27 (5.86%) Relational Database
9 25 (5.42%) QlikView
10 21 (4.56%) MySQL
11 20 (4.34%) HBase
12 15 (3.25%) MS Access
12 15 (3.25%) SQL Server 2012
13 13 (2.82%) MongoDB
13 13 (2.82%) SQL Server 2014
14 12 (2.60%) CouchDB
15 11 (2.39%) SAP HANA
16 10 (2.17%) GIS
Development Applications
1 14 (3.04%) Talend Open Studio
2 13 (2.82%) Visual Studio
3 11 (2.39%) TeamCity
4 8 (1.74%) HP UFT
5 7 (1.52%) Git (software)
5 7 (1.52%) Jenkins
5 7 (1.52%) JIRA
6 6 (1.30%) SonarQube
7 5 (1.08%) JUnit
7 5 (1.08%) Subversion
8 4 (0.87%) Ant
8 4 (0.87%) Maven
8 4 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (0.65%) ERwin
9 3 (0.65%) GoCD
10 2 (0.43%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.22%) MSTest
11 1 (0.22%) RubyMine
11 1 (0.22%) Sahi
11 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 130 (28.20%) Finance
2 57 (12.36%) Banking
3 28 (6.07%) Marketing
4 20 (4.34%) Back Office
5 15 (3.25%) Retail
6 14 (3.04%) Manufacturing
7 11 (2.39%) Front Office
7 11 (2.39%) Investment Banking
8 10 (2.17%) Telecoms
9 9 (1.95%) Legal
10 7 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (1.30%) Advertising
12 4 (0.87%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.65%) Publishing
14 2 (0.43%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.43%) Electronics
14 2 (0.43%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.22%) Bulgarian Language
15 1 (0.22%) Dutch Language
15 1 (0.22%) Estonian Language
Job Titles
1 168 (36.44%) Analyst
2 64 (13.88%) Business Analyst
3 62 (13.45%) Developer
4 59 (12.80%) Data Analyst
5 51 (11.06%) Architect
6 31 (6.72%) Data Scientist
7 25 (5.42%) Project Manager
8 24 (5.21%) Data Architect
9 19 (4.12%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 19 (4.12%) Business Manager
10 18 (3.90%) Business Project Manager
10 18 (3.90%) Data Engineer
11 16 (3.47%) Consultant
11 16 (3.47%) SQL Analyst
12 14 (3.04%) Big Data Engineer
12 14 (3.04%) Project Analyst
13 13 (2.82%) Data Business Analyst
13 13 (2.82%) SQL Developer
14 12 (2.60%) Banking Analyst
14 12 (2.60%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (6.94%) HTML
2 29 (6.29%) .NET
3 24 (5.21%) XML
4 23 (4.99%) CSS
5 20 (4.34%) Middleware
6 14 (3.04%) Natural Language Processing
7 13 (2.82%) Ruby on Rails
8 12 (2.60%) Web Services
9 11 (2.39%) HTML5
10 10 (2.17%) .NET Framework
11 9 (1.95%) ELK Stack
12 7 (1.52%) ASP.NET
12 7 (1.52%) jQuery
12 7 (1.52%) SOAP
13 6 (1.30%) XSLT
14 5 (1.08%) Entity Framework
14 5 (1.08%) J2EE
14 5 (1.08%) NHibernate
14 5 (1.08%) Silverlight
14 5 (1.08%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 135 (29.28%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (8.03%) Computer Science
3 36 (7.81%) Management Information System
4 33 (7.16%) Visualisation
5 27 (5.86%) Statistics
6 14 (3.04%) Algorithms
7 13 (2.82%) Credit Risk
7 13 (2.82%) Performance Metrics
7 13 (2.82%) Virtual Team
8 12 (2.60%) Data Extraction
9 11 (2.39%) Data Structures
9 11 (2.39%) Fixed Income
10 10 (2.17%) Data Centre
10 10 (2.17%) User Experience
11 9 (1.95%) Life Science
11 9 (1.95%) Mathematics
12 7 (1.52%) Data Integration
13 6 (1.30%) Data Protection Act
14 5 (1.08%) Equities
14 5 (1.08%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 20 (4.34%) Unix
2 19 (4.12%) Windows
3 18 (3.90%) Linux
4 5 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (0.87%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.43%) zOS
8 1 (0.22%) Android
8 1 (0.22%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.22%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (26.46%) Business Intelligence
2 109 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
3 96 (20.82%) Data Analysis
4 95 (20.61%) Analytics
5 90 (19.52%) Data Modelling
6 74 (16.05%) Business Analysis
7 66 (14.32%) Project Management
8 58 (12.58%) ETL
9 49 (10.63%) Data Management
9 49 (10.63%) Machine Learning
10 41 (8.89%) Migration
10 41 (8.89%) Validation
11 38 (8.24%) Data Analytics
12 33 (7.16%) CRM
13 30 (6.51%) Software Engineering
14 27 (5.86%) Continuous Integration
14 27 (5.86%) Scrum
14 27 (5.86%) Stakeholder Management
15 26 (5.64%) Data Visualisation
15 26 (5.64%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 217 (47.07%) SQL
2 58 (12.58%) Java
3 54 (11.71%) R
4 51 (11.06%) Python
5 27 (5.86%) JavaScript
5 27 (5.86%) T-SQL
6 26 (5.64%) MATLAB
6 26 (5.64%) PL/SQL
7 25 (5.42%) C++
8 22 (4.77%) PHP
8 22 (4.77%) Shell Script
9 19 (4.12%) C#
10 17 (3.69%) Ruby
11 16 (3.47%) Perl
12 15 (3.25%) VBA
13 11 (2.39%) PowerShell
14 4 (0.87%) C
14 4 (0.87%) Scala
15 3 (0.65%) SAS Macro
15 3 (0.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 62 (13.45%) Degree
2 22 (4.77%) Security Cleared
3 16 (3.47%) SC Cleared
4 15 (3.25%) PhD
5 7 (1.52%) PMI Certification
6 5 (1.08%) PMP
7 4 (0.87%) CCA
8 3 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (0.65%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.65%) MCITP
8 3 (0.65%) MCSE
8 3 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.43%) ACCA
9 2 (0.43%) CIMA
9 2 (0.43%) ISEB
9 2 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.22%) CCNP
10 1 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.22%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (9.98%) Data Quality
2 21 (4.56%) QA
3 4 (0.87%) COREP
3 4 (0.87%) CRD IV
4 3 (0.65%) Basel II
4 3 (0.65%) Basel III
4 3 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.65%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.43%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 2 (0.43%) COBIT
5 2 (0.43%) GxP
5 2 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.43%) SLA
6 1 (0.22%) GAAP
6 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.22%) MiFID
System Software
1 12 (2.60%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.08%) Apache Flume
3 3 (0.65%) HDFS
3 3 (0.65%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.22%) Ceph
4 1 (0.22%) Docker
4 1 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (2.17%) Kibana
2 9 (1.95%) Graphite
2 9 (1.95%) logstash
2 9 (1.95%) StatsD
3 6 (1.30%) Ansible
3 6 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.08%) Oozie
5 4 (0.87%) Puppet
6 3 (0.65%) Failover Clustering
6 3 (0.65%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 3 (0.65%) Nagios
6 3 (0.65%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.22%) Check_MK
7 1 (0.22%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.22%) Mesos
7 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 95 (20.61%) Microsoft
2 64 (13.88%) Oracle
3 42 (9.11%) Tableau
4 33 (7.16%) SAP
4 33 (7.16%) Teradata
5 18 (3.90%) Informatica
6 17 (3.69%) HP
7 14 (3.04%) Talend
8 10 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
8 10 (2.17%) Vertica
9 9 (1.95%) IBM
10 6 (1.30%) Cognos
11 5 (1.08%) Google
12 4 (0.87%) DataFlux
12 4 (0.87%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
12 4 (0.87%) Splunk
12 4 (0.87%) Trillium
13 3 (0.65%) Cloudera
13 3 (0.65%) i2
13 3 (0.65%) New Relic
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £385.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £170 per day
Posted: 6 days ago