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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Mining
Rank 382 386 366
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -20
Contract jobs citing Data Mining 264 242 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.45% 0.44% 0.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.99% 2.03% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 165 155
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £274 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £410 £300
% change year-on-year
-14.63% +36.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 9
Average hourly rate £26.50 - £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 - £17.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 - £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 - £17.50

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
13241 11948 11657
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.61% 21.48% 22.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 8690 7380 7206
Average daily rate £401 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 184 179 204
Average hourly rate £32.75 £30.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.16% -1.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.47 £13.04 £16.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.45 £67.00 £50.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.83% -7.69%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -15 223 £425 - 100
London -5 135 £450 - 42
South East -25 32 £278 -34.70% 18
Scotland +16 28 £375 -8.53% 4
City of London -14 26 £438 -2.77% 10
Edinburgh -5 15 £375 +10.29% 3
East of England +13 14 £425 +6.25% 6
Hampshire +4 13 £175 - 2
North West -26 12 £380 -24.00% 5
Glasgow - 12 £340 - 1
Surrey -4 10 £425 -6.84% 3
Basingstoke - 8 £175 -
Yorkshire -31 7 £363 +3.57% 6
West Midlands +2 6 £431 - 9
Berkshire -12 6 £280 -30.00% 5
North East -20 6 £285 - 2
Tyne and Wear -20 6 £285 - 2
West Yorkshire -21 6 £350 +16.66% 4
Newcastle upon Tyne -22 6 £285 - 1
Leeds -23 6 £350 +45.83% 2
East Midlands - 6 £210 - 5
Bedfordshire +18 5 £425 -15.00% 2
Wales -4 5 £400 -20.39%
Bracknell -5 5 £243 +7.77%
South Wales -9 5 £400 -20.39%
South West -12 5 £265 -29.33% 7
Belfast +8 4 £93 -65.09%
County Antrim +8 4 £93 -65.09%
Northern Ireland +7 4 £93 -65.09%
Hertfordshire +3 4 - -

Data Mining
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 229 (47.81%) SQL
2 172 (35.91%) Finance
3 114 (23.80%) Analytics
4 106 (22.13%) Analytical Skills
5 100 (20.88%) Data Modelling
6 95 (19.83%) Business Intelligence
7 86 (17.95%) SQL Server
8 85 (17.75%) Agile Software Development
9 82 (17.12%) Data Analysis
10 76 (15.87%) Banking
11 74 (15.45%) MS Excel
12 71 (14.82%) Microsoft
13 70 (14.61%) SAS
13 70 (14.61%) Data Warehouse
14 64 (13.36%) Oracle
15 59 (12.32%) ETL
16 56 (11.69%) Project Management
17 53 (11.06%) Degree
18 48 (10.02%) Visualisation
19 46 (9.60%) Hadoop
19 46 (9.60%) Java
20 45 (9.39%) Windows
20 45 (9.39%) Big Data
21 44 (9.19%) R
21 44 (9.19%) Business Analysis
22 43 (8.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 40 (8.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 39 (8.14%) User Acceptance Testing
24 39 (8.14%) Investment Banking
24 39 (8.14%) Python

Data Mining
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 70 (14.61%) SAS
2 16 (3.34%) SharePoint
3 11 (2.30%) Apache Spark
4 8 (1.67%) Confluence
5 6 (1.25%) Apache Pig
5 6 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (1.25%) Apache
5 6 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (1.04%) IIS
7 4 (0.84%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.63%) JBoss
8 3 (0.63%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.63%) NetWeaver
8 3 (0.63%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.42%) LiveCycle
9 2 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.42%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.42%) CMS
10 1 (0.21%) LiveLink
10 1 (0.21%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 74 (15.45%) MS Excel
2 37 (7.72%) MS Office
3 24 (5.01%) SPSS
4 17 (3.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (1.88%) MS Visio
6 8 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.63%) PowerPivot
8 2 (0.42%) FastStats
8 2 (0.42%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (1.88%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (1.04%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.84%) Markit EDM
4 3 (0.63%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.42%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.42%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.42%) HFM
5 2 (0.42%) Hyperion Planning
5 2 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.21%) Cognos Controller
6 1 (0.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.21%) Unica
6 1 (0.21%) SAP GRC
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.21%) Adaptiv
6 1 (0.21%) Summit
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.21%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.46%) Google Analytics
2 6 (1.25%) PaaS
3 4 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.63%) SaaS
5 2 (0.42%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.21%) Office 365
6 1 (0.21%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.51%) Internet
2 4 (0.84%) SSL
3 3 (0.63%) Firewall
3 3 (0.63%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (0.63%) DNS
4 2 (0.42%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (0.42%) SAN
4 2 (0.42%) LDAP
4 2 (0.42%) HTTP
4 2 (0.42%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.21%) DHCP
5 1 (0.21%) Intranet
5 1 (0.21%) Wireless
5 1 (0.21%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.21%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.21%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.21%) IMAP
5 1 (0.21%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (17.95%) SQL Server
2 70 (14.61%) Data Warehouse
3 46 (9.60%) Hadoop
4 45 (9.39%) Big Data
5 43 (8.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 40 (8.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 38 (7.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 37 (7.72%) Relational Database
9 24 (5.01%) SQL Server 2008
10 23 (4.80%) Oracle Database
11 20 (4.18%) BusinessObjects
12 18 (3.76%) OLAP
13 16 (3.34%) Apache Hive
14 15 (3.13%) QlikView
15 14 (2.92%) MS Access
16 12 (2.51%) SQL Server 2012
17 11 (2.30%) NoSQL
17 11 (2.30%) Oracle BI EE
17 11 (2.30%) HBase
17 11 (2.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (3.55%) JIRA
2 15 (3.13%) Subversion
3 9 (1.88%) Jenkins
4 8 (1.67%) Git (software)
5 7 (1.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 5 (1.04%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.84%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (0.84%) ERwin
7 4 (0.84%) Toad
8 3 (0.63%) NUnit
8 3 (0.63%) Maven
8 3 (0.63%) Eclipse
8 3 (0.63%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (0.42%) Moq
9 2 (0.42%) IntelliJ
9 2 (0.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.42%) Ant
10 1 (0.21%) HP UFT
10 1 (0.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.21%) ProC
General
1 172 (35.91%) Finance
2 76 (15.87%) Banking
3 39 (8.14%) Investment Banking
4 34 (7.10%) Marketing
4 34 (7.10%) Retail
5 23 (4.80%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.09%) Front Office
7 7 (1.46%) Retail Banking
8 5 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (1.04%) Legal
8 5 (1.04%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.84%) Online Betting
10 3 (0.63%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.63%) Publishing
11 2 (0.42%) French Language
11 2 (0.42%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.21%) Advertising
12 1 (0.21%) Back Office
12 1 (0.21%) Games
Job Titles
1 224 (46.76%) Analyst
2 103 (21.50%) Data Analyst
3 96 (20.04%) Developer
4 80 (16.70%) Business Analyst
5 33 (6.89%) Architect
6 25 (5.22%) Senior Analyst
7 24 (5.01%) Project Manager
8 23 (4.80%) Consultant
9 20 (4.18%) SQL Developer
10 17 (3.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 16 (3.34%) Data Architect
11 16 (3.34%) C# Developer
12 13 (2.71%) .NET Developer
12 13 (2.71%) Senior Business Analyst
12 13 (2.71%) Data Scientist
13 12 (2.51%) Test Analyst
14 11 (2.30%) Systems Analyst
14 11 (2.30%) SAS Analyst
14 11 (2.30%) C# .NET Developer
15 10 (2.09%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (6.26%) .NET
2 21 (4.38%) XML
3 18 (3.76%) HTML
3 18 (3.76%) ASP.NET
4 15 (3.13%) JSON
5 14 (2.92%) CSS
6 13 (2.71%) HTML5
7 12 (2.51%) Middleware
8 11 (2.30%) Silverlight
9 10 (2.09%) MDX
9 10 (2.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (2.09%) XACML
9 10 (2.09%) AngularJS
10 8 (1.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 8 (1.67%) Apache Thrift
11 6 (1.25%) Hibernate
11 6 (1.25%) Spring
11 6 (1.25%) J2EE
11 6 (1.25%) Web Services
12 5 (1.04%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 106 (22.13%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (10.02%) Visualisation
3 36 (7.52%) Management Information System
4 19 (3.97%) Statistics
5 16 (3.34%) Computer Science
6 14 (2.92%) Mathematics
6 14 (2.92%) Data Structures
7 13 (2.71%) Data Integration
8 12 (2.51%) Reference Data
8 12 (2.51%) Data Extraction
8 12 (2.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 11 (2.30%) Fixed Income
9 11 (2.30%) Derivative
10 9 (1.88%) Clustering
10 9 (1.88%) Data Centre
11 8 (1.67%) Video on Demand
11 8 (1.67%) AS400
11 8 (1.67%) Replication
12 7 (1.46%) NHS
12 7 (1.46%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 45 (9.39%) Windows
2 29 (6.05%) UNIX
3 27 (5.64%) Linux
4 5 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (0.84%) Solaris
6 3 (0.63%) Windows Vista
6 3 (0.63%) Android
6 3 (0.63%) Windows XP
6 3 (0.63%) OS/390
6 3 (0.63%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.42%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.42%) MVS
7 2 (0.42%) pSOS
8 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (23.80%) Analytics
2 100 (20.88%) Data Modelling
3 95 (19.83%) Business Intelligence
4 85 (17.75%) Agile Software Development
5 82 (17.12%) Data Analysis
6 59 (12.32%) ETL
7 56 (11.69%) Project Management
8 44 (9.19%) Business Analysis
9 39 (8.14%) User Acceptance Testing
10 32 (6.68%) Data Architecture
10 32 (6.68%) CRM
11 31 (6.47%) Stakeholder Management
12 30 (6.26%) SDLC
13 24 (5.01%) Data Management
13 24 (5.01%) Open Source
14 22 (4.59%) Time Management
14 22 (4.59%) Scrum
15 21 (4.38%) Validation
16 20 (4.18%) Migration
16 20 (4.18%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 229 (47.81%) SQL
2 46 (9.60%) Java
3 44 (9.19%) R
4 39 (8.14%) Python
5 28 (5.85%) T-SQL
6 26 (5.43%) VBA
7 25 (5.22%) PL/SQL
8 23 (4.80%) JavaScript
9 22 (4.59%) C#
10 21 (4.38%) C
11 13 (2.71%) Perl
12 12 (2.51%) C++
13 9 (1.88%) Shell Script
14 7 (1.46%) MATLAB
14 7 (1.46%) PHP
15 5 (1.04%) PowerShell
15 5 (1.04%) Scala
15 5 (1.04%) Ruby
16 4 (0.84%) VB
17 3 (0.63%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 53 (11.06%) Degree
2 25 (5.22%) Security Cleared
3 15 (3.13%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.46%) ISEB
5 5 (1.04%) PMI Certification
5 5 (1.04%) DV Cleared
6 4 (0.84%) CRISC
6 4 (0.84%) PMP
6 4 (0.84%) CISA
6 4 (0.84%) CISM
6 4 (0.84%) OCP
6 4 (0.84%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (0.63%) CIMA
7 3 (0.63%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.63%) ACCA
7 3 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.22%) Data Quality
2 24 (5.01%) QA
3 11 (2.30%) SLA
4 7 (1.46%) Solvency II
5 5 (1.04%) COBIT
6 4 (0.84%) MiFID
6 4 (0.84%) EMIR
6 4 (0.84%) Dodd-Frank
6 4 (0.84%) AIFMD
7 1 (0.21%) GCP
7 1 (0.21%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.21%) Basel II
7 1 (0.21%) GAAP
7 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (2.51%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.25%) Docker
3 3 (0.63%) HDFS
4 1 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.21%) XenApp
4 1 (0.21%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (0.21%) vSphere
4 1 (0.21%) UAG
Systems Management
1 6 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.84%) Control-M
3 3 (0.63%) CA Endevor
3 3 (0.63%) Oracle Identity Management
4 2 (0.42%) OpenAM
4 2 (0.42%) Kibana
4 2 (0.42%) Check_MK
5 1 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.21%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.21%) Puppet
5 1 (0.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 71 (14.82%) Microsoft
2 64 (13.36%) Oracle
3 26 (5.43%) Tableau
4 22 (4.59%) SAP
4 22 (4.59%) Cognos
5 10 (2.09%) BMC
6 9 (1.88%) HP
6 9 (1.88%) Informatica
6 9 (1.88%) Remedy
7 8 (1.67%) MicroStrategy
7 8 (1.67%) Telerik
8 7 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (1.46%) IBM
8 7 (1.46%) Google
9 5 (1.04%) Cloudera
9 5 (1.04%) Alteryx
10 4 (0.84%) Teradata
10 4 (0.84%) Ab Initio
10 4 (0.84%) Sybase
11 3 (0.63%) Adobe
London
Professionals in Law
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
PCR
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per month
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Winchester
ABRS
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £320.00 - £340.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago