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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Mining
Rank 368 351 339
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -12
Contract jobs citing Data Mining 245 267 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.44% 0.48% 0.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.02% 2.21% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 177 133
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£450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £250 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £588 £595
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £400 £440
% change year-on-year
-7.81% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 2
Average hourly rate £36.50 £30.00 £52.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.66% -42.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £23.50 £52.50
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -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
12153 12063 10426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.81% 21.85% 21.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7883 7600 6299
Average daily rate £400 £388 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +2.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £263 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 195 209
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.32 £16.75 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.55 £55.00 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -35 222 £450 - 106
London -44 128 £450 - 63
City of London 0 34 £463 +2.77% 18
South East -3 30 £283 -14.39% 9
Scotland +23 20 £455 - 2
West Midlands +3 19 £311 -27.61% 1
North West -10 14 £380 +52.00% 9
Edinburgh - 14 £478 - 1
Hampshire -1 11 £158 -55.31% 4
Manchester -8 8 £500 +100.00% 4
Yorkshire -19 8 £369 -18.05% 12
Shropshire - 8 £463 -
East Midlands +1 7 £500 +81.81%
South West -2 7 £450 +5.88% 6
Berkshire -10 7 £375 - 4
Surrey -4 6 £625 +170.27%
West Yorkshire -15 6 £369 -18.05% 9
Buckinghamshire - 6 £295 -
Glasgow - 6 £375 - 1
Basingstoke - 6 £128 - 2
Reading -4 5 £413 - 3
Leeds -18 5 £369 -18.05% 9
Milton Keynes - 5 £295 -
Coventry +1 4 £310 -27.90%
Guildford +1 4 - -
Northamptonshire -7 4 £500 +17.64%
East of England +19 3 - - 4
Hertfordshire +4 3 - -
Derbyshire -2 3 £400 +110.52%
Northampton -2 3 £500 +17.64%

Data Mining
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (45.92%) SQL
2 150 (34.97%) Finance
3 120 (27.97%) Analytics
4 103 (24.01%) ETL
5 102 (23.78%) Business Intelligence
6 101 (23.54%) Analytical Skills
7 95 (22.14%) Data Modelling
8 92 (21.45%) Data Warehouse
9 86 (20.05%) Data Analysis
10 82 (19.11%) SQL Server
11 79 (18.41%) Banking
12 77 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
13 64 (14.92%) SAS
13 64 (14.92%) Visualisation
14 59 (13.75%) Tableau
15 57 (13.29%) R
16 55 (12.82%) Oracle
17 53 (12.35%) Microsoft
17 53 (12.35%) Big Data
18 51 (11.89%) Hadoop
18 51 (11.89%) MS Excel
19 49 (11.42%) Degree
20 48 (11.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 46 (10.72%) Python
22 45 (10.49%) Java
23 42 (9.79%) Investment Banking
23 42 (9.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 41 (9.56%) Statistics
25 40 (9.32%) Stakeholder Management
26 39 (9.09%) Data Architecture

Data Mining
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 64 (14.92%) SAS
2 16 (3.73%) Apache Spark
3 10 (2.33%) SharePoint
4 7 (1.63%) Confluence
4 7 (1.63%) Apache Pig
4 7 (1.63%) Apache
5 6 (1.40%) WebLogic
6 4 (0.93%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (0.70%) JBoss
7 3 (0.70%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.47%) Captiva
8 2 (0.47%) IIS
8 2 (0.47%) Documentum
9 1 (0.23%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.23%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.23%) CMS
Applications
1 51 (11.89%) MS Excel
2 23 (5.36%) MS Office
3 17 (3.96%) SPSS
3 17 (3.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (2.80%) MS Visio
4 12 (2.80%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.93%) PowerPivot
6 3 (0.70%) MS Project
7 1 (0.23%) Weka
7 1 (0.23%) Stata
7 1 (0.23%) Mathematica
7 1 (0.23%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 6 (1.40%) ResourceLink
1 6 (1.40%) Markit EDM
2 4 (0.93%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.47%) Cognos Controller
3 2 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.23%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Utilities
4 1 (0.23%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.23%) HFM
4 1 (0.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.03%) Google Analytics
2 7 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.93%) Adobe Analytics
4 3 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.70%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.23%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.23%) PaaS
5 1 (0.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.23%) Route 53
5 1 (0.23%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.23%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.73%) Internet
2 7 (1.63%) Firewall
3 6 (1.40%) Intranet
4 3 (0.70%) SAN
4 3 (0.70%) Kerberos
4 3 (0.70%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (0.47%) Network Security
5 2 (0.47%) ASN.1
5 2 (0.47%) LDAP
5 2 (0.47%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (0.23%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.23%) VPN
6 1 (0.23%) ATM
6 1 (0.23%) LAN
6 1 (0.23%) SMS
6 1 (0.23%) VoIP
6 1 (0.23%) WAN
6 1 (0.23%) BGP
6 1 (0.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (21.45%) Data Warehouse
2 82 (19.11%) SQL Server
3 53 (12.35%) Big Data
4 51 (11.89%) Hadoop
5 48 (11.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 42 (9.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 34 (7.93%) OLAP
7 34 (7.93%) Relational Database
8 31 (7.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 27 (6.29%) MS Access
10 19 (4.43%) QlikView
10 19 (4.43%) Apache Hive
11 14 (3.26%) Oracle Database
12 13 (3.03%) HBase
13 12 (2.80%) Oracle OLAP
13 12 (2.80%) SQL Server 2008
14 11 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
15 10 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
15 10 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
16 9 (2.10%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 15 (3.50%) JIRA
2 9 (2.10%) Jenkins
3 8 (1.86%) Git (software)
4 6 (1.40%) NUnit
4 6 (1.40%) Subversion
4 6 (1.40%) Talend Open Studio
5 5 (1.17%) Toad
6 4 (0.93%) Visual Studio
6 4 (0.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (0.70%) Eclipse
7 3 (0.70%) Maven
8 2 (0.47%) ERwin
8 2 (0.47%) Ant
8 2 (0.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.47%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.23%) Hudson
9 1 (0.23%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.23%) Moq
9 1 (0.23%) CA Gen
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle Forms
General
1 150 (34.97%) Finance
2 79 (18.41%) Banking
3 42 (9.79%) Investment Banking
4 27 (6.29%) Retail
5 24 (5.59%) Marketing
6 16 (3.73%) Telecoms
7 13 (3.03%) Publishing
8 11 (2.56%) Front Office
9 9 (2.10%) Back Office
9 9 (2.10%) Manufacturing
9 9 (2.10%) Retail Banking
10 6 (1.40%) Billing
11 5 (1.17%) Games
11 5 (1.17%) Financial Institution
11 5 (1.17%) Corporate Banking
12 4 (0.93%) French Language
12 4 (0.93%) Online Betting
13 2 (0.47%) Japanese Language
13 2 (0.47%) Law
13 2 (0.47%) Legal
Job Titles
1 193 (44.99%) Analyst
2 94 (21.91%) Developer
3 85 (19.81%) Data Analyst
4 59 (13.75%) Business Analyst
5 31 (7.23%) Architect
6 29 (6.76%) Consultant
7 24 (5.59%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 21 (4.90%) SQL Developer
9 20 (4.66%) Project Manager
10 18 (4.20%) Data Scientist
11 17 (3.96%) Senior Analyst
12 14 (3.26%) Business Data Analyst
12 14 (3.26%) .NET Developer
12 14 (3.26%) C# Developer
12 14 (3.26%) Insight Analyst
13 12 (2.80%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 12 (2.80%) C# .NET Developer
14 11 (2.56%) Systems Analyst
14 11 (2.56%) Data Architect
14 11 (2.56%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (6.76%) .NET
2 15 (3.50%) HTML
3 14 (3.26%) Silverlight
4 13 (3.03%) XML
5 12 (2.80%) HTML5
6 11 (2.56%) JSON
7 9 (2.10%) ASP.NET
8 8 (1.86%) CSS
8 8 (1.86%) AngularJS
8 8 (1.86%) XACML
9 7 (1.63%) WPF
9 7 (1.63%) MDX
10 6 (1.40%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 6 (1.40%) Apache Thrift
10 6 (1.40%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (1.40%) Reactive Extensions
11 5 (1.17%) Pandas
11 5 (1.17%) J2EE
11 5 (1.17%) Web Services
12 4 (0.93%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 101 (23.54%) Analytical Skills
2 64 (14.92%) Visualisation
3 41 (9.56%) Statistics
4 28 (6.53%) Algorithms
5 25 (5.83%) Management Information System
6 20 (4.66%) Mathematics
6 20 (4.66%) Data Integration
7 19 (4.43%) Open Source
8 18 (4.20%) Computer Science
9 16 (3.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 13 (3.03%) Data Structures
11 11 (2.56%) Derivative
12 10 (2.33%) Fixed Income
13 9 (2.10%) Data Extraction
14 8 (1.86%) Physics
14 8 (1.86%) User Experience
15 6 (1.40%) Equities
15 6 (1.40%) NHS
15 6 (1.40%) Video on Demand
16 5 (1.17%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (5.13%) UNIX
2 21 (4.90%) Linux
3 16 (3.73%) Windows
4 5 (1.17%) Solaris
5 3 (0.70%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.47%) AIX
6 2 (0.47%) HPUX
6 2 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.23%) Android
7 1 (0.23%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.23%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (27.97%) Analytics
2 103 (24.01%) ETL
3 102 (23.78%) Business Intelligence
4 95 (22.14%) Data Modelling
5 86 (20.05%) Data Analysis
6 77 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (9.32%) Stakeholder Management
8 39 (9.09%) Data Architecture
9 35 (8.16%) Business Analysis
10 27 (6.29%) Project Management
10 27 (6.29%) Data Management
11 24 (5.59%) Validation
12 22 (5.13%) Migration
13 21 (4.90%) Scrum
13 21 (4.90%) Statistical Modelling
14 20 (4.66%) Data Governance
14 20 (4.66%) User Acceptance Testing
14 20 (4.66%) Workflow
15 19 (4.43%) Predictive Modelling
15 19 (4.43%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 197 (45.92%) SQL
2 57 (13.29%) R
3 46 (10.72%) Python
4 45 (10.49%) Java
5 33 (7.69%) VBA
6 23 (5.36%) T-SQL
7 22 (5.13%) C#
8 20 (4.66%) C
9 18 (4.20%) JavaScript
10 16 (3.73%) PL/SQL
11 14 (3.26%) C++
12 11 (2.56%) Ruby
13 7 (1.63%) Perl
14 6 (1.40%) XAML
14 6 (1.40%) MATLAB
14 6 (1.40%) Scala
14 6 (1.40%) Bash Shell
15 5 (1.17%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.70%) Go
16 3 (0.70%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 49 (11.42%) Degree
2 24 (5.59%) Security Cleared
3 20 (4.66%) SC Cleared
4 16 (3.73%) ISEB
5 9 (2.10%) PhD
6 6 (1.40%) Oracle Certification
7 4 (0.93%) CISA
7 4 (0.93%) CISM
7 4 (0.93%) OCP
7 4 (0.93%) CRISC
7 4 (0.93%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.70%) ACCA
8 3 (0.70%) CIMA
9 2 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.23%) IIBA
10 1 (0.23%) CCNP
10 1 (0.23%) CCNA
10 1 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.90%) QA
2 19 (4.43%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.93%) COBIT
4 3 (0.70%) SLA
5 2 (0.47%) GAAP
5 2 (0.47%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.23%) GCP
6 1 (0.23%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.23%) MiFID
6 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (1.63%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.40%) Docker
2 6 (1.40%) HDFS
3 2 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.47%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.70%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (0.47%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.47%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.47%) OpenAM
3 2 (0.47%) Graphite
3 2 (0.47%) Puppet
3 2 (0.47%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.23%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.23%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.23%) Control-M
4 1 (0.23%) SCCM
4 1 (0.23%) SCOM
4 1 (0.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 59 (13.75%) Tableau
2 55 (12.82%) Oracle
3 53 (12.35%) Microsoft
4 33 (7.69%) SAP
5 27 (6.29%) Business Objects
6 21 (4.90%) Cognos
7 18 (4.20%) IBM
8 15 (3.50%) Teradata
9 13 (3.03%) Google
10 8 (1.86%) Alteryx
11 6 (1.40%) Telerik
11 6 (1.40%) EMC
11 6 (1.40%) Informatica
11 6 (1.40%) Cloudera
11 6 (1.40%) Talend
12 5 (1.17%) MicroStrategy
12 5 (1.17%) Mantas
12 5 (1.17%) Actimize
12 5 (1.17%) Netezza
13 4 (0.93%) Hyperion
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