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 3 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Mining
Rank 381 342 341
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -1
Contract jobs citing Data Mining 217 243 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.48% 0.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.94% 2.18% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 156 114
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£450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £274 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £310 £400
% change year-on-year
+11.29% -22.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 3
Average hourly rate £30.75 £23.00 £52.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.69% -56.19%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £52.50
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -56.19%

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
11170 11167 10267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.24% 22.00% 22.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 7174 6794 6161
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 191 228
Average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.30 £13.88 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.52%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 3 March 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 -35 199 £450 - 110
London -30 135 £450 - 57
City of London -15 34 £463 +2.77% 15
South East -22 19 £280 -7.43% 22
West Midlands +3 14 £463 +28.47% 4
Scotland +7 12 £353 - 7
East of England +12 9 £250 -31.03% 2
Edinburgh - 9 £328 - 4
Hertfordshire +16 7 - - 1
Surrey -1 7 £425 +17.24% 4
North West -20 7 £475 +21.01% 7
Buckinghamshire -6 5 £295 +47.50% 1
Hampshire -19 5 £158 -52.27% 3
East Midlands -3 4 £475 +79.24% 1
Milton Keynes -3 4 £295 +68.57% 1
Glasgow -1 3 £438 - 2
Yorkshire -15 3 £380 +33.33% 10
Derbyshire +13 2 - -
Coventry +4 2 £300 -36.84%
Cheshire -7 2 - - 2
Northamptonshire -7 2 £475 +11.76%
Wales -11 2 £349 +57.09% 3
South West -16 2 £470 +69.36% 6
West Yorkshire -22 2 £690 +142.10% 9
Worcestershire - 2 - -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £250 -
Worcester - 2 - -
Manchester - 2 £475 - 5
Staines - 2 - -
Basingstoke - 2 £135 - 2

Data Mining
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 193 (44.37%) SQL
2 152 (34.94%) Finance
3 115 (26.44%) Analytics
4 110 (25.29%) Analytical Skills
5 97 (22.30%) ETL
6 90 (20.69%) Data Warehouse
7 83 (19.08%) Data Modelling
7 83 (19.08%) Business Intelligence
8 82 (18.85%) SQL Server
9 79 (18.16%) Data Analysis
10 76 (17.47%) Agile Software Development
11 74 (17.01%) Banking
12 65 (14.94%) SAS
13 54 (12.41%) Visualisation
14 53 (12.18%) Tableau
15 51 (11.72%) MS Excel
16 50 (11.49%) Oracle
17 49 (11.26%) Big Data
18 46 (10.57%) Python
19 45 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 44 (10.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 43 (9.89%) Microsoft
21 43 (9.89%) Hadoop
22 41 (9.43%) R
23 40 (9.20%) Statistics
24 39 (8.97%) Stakeholder Management
25 38 (8.74%) Java
26 36 (8.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
27 35 (8.05%) Degree
27 35 (8.05%) OLAP

Data Mining
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 65 (14.94%) SAS
2 13 (2.99%) SharePoint
3 11 (2.53%) Apache Pig
4 10 (2.30%) Apache Spark
5 5 (1.15%) Confluence
5 5 (1.15%) Apache
6 3 (0.69%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.46%) Captiva
7 2 (0.46%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.46%) Documentum
8 1 (0.23%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.23%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.23%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.23%) TPMS
8 1 (0.23%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 51 (11.72%) MS Excel
2 23 (5.29%) MS Office
3 20 (4.60%) SPSS
4 14 (3.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (2.30%) Spreadsheet
6 8 (1.84%) MS Visio
7 5 (1.15%) PowerPivot
8 2 (0.46%) Weka
8 2 (0.46%) MS Project
9 1 (0.23%) Open Workbench
9 1 (0.23%) Stata
9 1 (0.23%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 12 (2.76%) Google Analytics
2 10 (2.30%) Markit EDM
3 6 (1.38%) ResourceLink
4 3 (0.69%) Summit
5 2 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.46%) Cognos Controller
5 2 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (0.69%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.23%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.23%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.23%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.23%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.53%) Internet
2 7 (1.61%) SAN
3 6 (1.38%) Firewall
4 5 (1.15%) Intranet
5 4 (0.92%) WAN
6 3 (0.69%) BGP
6 3 (0.69%) ASN.1
6 3 (0.69%) Network Security
7 2 (0.46%) VoIP
8 1 (0.23%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.23%) Wireless
8 1 (0.23%) HTTP
8 1 (0.23%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.23%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.23%) VPN
8 1 (0.23%) ATM
8 1 (0.23%) LAN
8 1 (0.23%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (20.69%) Data Warehouse
2 82 (18.85%) SQL Server
3 49 (11.26%) Big Data
4 45 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 44 (10.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 43 (9.89%) Hadoop
7 36 (8.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 35 (8.05%) OLAP
9 28 (6.44%) MS Access
10 27 (6.21%) Relational Database
11 19 (4.37%) QlikView
12 18 (4.14%) SQL Server 2008
13 17 (3.91%) Apache Hive
14 13 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
14 13 (2.99%) OLAP Cube
15 11 (2.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 11 (2.53%) VLDB
16 10 (2.30%) Oracle Database
17 9 (2.07%) Oracle Reports
18 8 (1.84%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 10 (2.30%) JIRA
2 9 (2.07%) Jenkins
3 5 (1.15%) Talend Open Studio
4 4 (0.92%) NUnit
4 4 (0.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.46%) Maven
5 2 (0.46%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.23%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.23%) Toad
6 1 (0.23%) ProC
6 1 (0.23%) CA Gen
General
1 152 (34.94%) Finance
2 74 (17.01%) Banking
3 34 (7.82%) Retail
4 31 (7.13%) Investment Banking
5 23 (5.29%) Marketing
6 14 (3.22%) Retail Banking
7 12 (2.76%) Publishing
8 11 (2.53%) Telecoms
9 9 (2.07%) Back Office
10 8 (1.84%) Front Office
10 8 (1.84%) Games
11 7 (1.61%) Financial Institution
12 6 (1.38%) Legal
12 6 (1.38%) Billing
13 5 (1.15%) Manufacturing
13 5 (1.15%) Corporate Banking
14 3 (0.69%) Law
15 2 (0.46%) French Language
15 2 (0.46%) Japanese Language
15 2 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 182 (41.84%) Analyst
2 83 (19.08%) Developer
3 79 (18.16%) Data Analyst
4 46 (10.57%) Business Analyst
5 29 (6.67%) Consultant
6 24 (5.52%) Architect
7 20 (4.60%) Data Scientist
8 19 (4.37%) Project Manager
8 19 (4.37%) SQL Developer
9 17 (3.91%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 15 (3.45%) Services Director
11 14 (3.22%) Senior Analyst
12 13 (2.99%) Systems Analyst
12 13 (2.99%) MI Analyst
12 13 (2.99%) Business Data Analyst
13 12 (2.76%) Data Consultant
13 12 (2.76%) .NET Developer
14 11 (2.53%) Data Architect
14 11 (2.53%) Insight Analyst
15 10 (2.30%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (6.67%) .NET
2 12 (2.76%) XML
2 12 (2.76%) Silverlight
3 11 (2.53%) HTML
4 10 (2.30%) HTML5
5 9 (2.07%) Web Services
5 9 (2.07%) ASP.NET
6 7 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (1.38%) XACML
7 6 (1.38%) WPF
7 6 (1.38%) AngularJS
7 6 (1.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 6 (1.38%) CSS
8 5 (1.15%) JSON
9 4 (0.92%) MDX
9 4 (0.92%) J2EE
9 4 (0.92%) Django
9 4 (0.92%) Reactive Extensions
10 2 (0.46%) WCF
10 2 (0.46%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 110 (25.29%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (12.41%) Visualisation
3 40 (9.20%) Statistics
4 33 (7.59%) Algorithms
5 22 (5.06%) Data Integration
6 20 (4.60%) Open Source
7 18 (4.14%) Computer Science
8 17 (3.91%) Mathematics
9 14 (3.22%) Management Information System
9 14 (3.22%) Data Structures
10 13 (2.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 11 (2.53%) Credit Risk
12 10 (2.30%) Fixed Income
13 9 (2.07%) Clustering
13 9 (2.07%) Derivative
13 9 (2.07%) Social Network
13 9 (2.07%) Physics
14 8 (1.84%) NHS
14 8 (1.84%) User Experience
15 6 (1.38%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 19 (4.37%) Linux
2 17 (3.91%) UNIX
3 6 (1.38%) Windows
4 4 (0.92%) AIX
5 3 (0.69%) HPUX
5 3 (0.69%) Solaris
6 2 (0.46%) Debian
6 2 (0.46%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.23%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.23%) Android
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.23%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (26.44%) Analytics
2 97 (22.30%) ETL
3 83 (19.08%) Business Intelligence
3 83 (19.08%) Data Modelling
4 79 (18.16%) Data Analysis
5 76 (17.47%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (8.97%) Stakeholder Management
7 28 (6.44%) Migration
8 27 (6.21%) Kimball Methodology
9 26 (5.98%) Workflow
10 25 (5.75%) Business Analysis
11 24 (5.52%) Data Management
12 23 (5.29%) Project Management
12 23 (5.29%) Predictive Modelling
13 22 (5.06%) Statistical Modelling
13 22 (5.06%) Validation
14 21 (4.83%) User Acceptance Testing
15 20 (4.60%) Data Architecture
15 20 (4.60%) CRM
16 19 (4.37%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 193 (44.37%) SQL
2 46 (10.57%) Python
3 41 (9.43%) R
4 38 (8.74%) Java
5 33 (7.59%) VBA
6 23 (5.29%) T-SQL
6 23 (5.29%) C#
7 16 (3.68%) JavaScript
8 13 (2.99%) PL/SQL
9 9 (2.07%) C
9 9 (2.07%) C++
9 9 (2.07%) VB
9 9 (2.07%) Ruby
10 6 (1.38%) Shell Script
11 5 (1.15%) Bash Shell
12 4 (0.92%) MATLAB
12 4 (0.92%) XAML
13 3 (0.69%) Scala
13 3 (0.69%) Golang
13 3 (0.69%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 35 (8.05%) Degree
2 21 (4.83%) Security Cleared
3 18 (4.14%) SC Cleared
4 16 (3.68%) ISEB
5 9 (2.07%) PhD
6 4 (0.92%) VCP4
7 3 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.69%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.46%) CIMA
8 2 (0.46%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (0.46%) MCITP
8 2 (0.46%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.46%) ACCA
9 1 (0.23%) CISA
9 1 (0.23%) CISM
9 1 (0.23%) IIBA
9 1 (0.23%) CBAP
9 1 (0.23%) CRISC
9 1 (0.23%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.83%) QA
2 17 (3.91%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.69%) SLA
4 2 (0.46%) GAAP
4 2 (0.46%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.23%) COBIT
5 1 (0.23%) MiFID
5 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (2.07%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.15%) Docker
2 5 (1.15%) HDFS
3 4 (0.92%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.46%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (0.46%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.23%) PowerHA
5 1 (0.23%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (2.53%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.69%) Puppet
2 3 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.69%) Control-M
2 3 (0.69%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.46%) Nagios
3 2 (0.46%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.46%) Graphite
4 1 (0.23%) Ansible
4 1 (0.23%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.23%) WSUS
4 1 (0.23%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.23%) SCCM
4 1 (0.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 53 (12.18%) Tableau
2 50 (11.49%) Oracle
3 43 (9.89%) Microsoft
4 31 (7.13%) SAP
5 25 (5.75%) Business Objects
6 21 (4.83%) Cognos
7 16 (3.68%) IBM
8 14 (3.22%) Teradata
9 12 (2.76%) Google
10 8 (1.84%) EMC
11 7 (1.61%) Actimize
11 7 (1.61%) Vertica
11 7 (1.61%) Alteryx
12 6 (1.38%) Telerik
12 6 (1.38%) Mantas
12 6 (1.38%) Cisco
12 6 (1.38%) HP
13 5 (1.15%) MicroStrategy
13 5 (1.15%) Netezza
13 5 (1.15%) Talend
London
Spring Technology
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Sanderson
Posted: 12 hours ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £480 - £520 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Rate: £400 - £510 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Churchill Frank
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
England
Real Staffing
Posted: 7 days ago
Basingstoke
Orgtel
Rate: £120 - £135 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Basingstoke
Orgtel
Rate: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Universe Technology Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - London
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Jumar Solutions
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - London
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
West Midlands
Jumar Solutions
Posted: 25 days ago
West Midlands
Jumar Solutions
Posted: 25 days ago