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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Mining
UK
Rank 456 450 488
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +38
Contract jobs citing Data Mining 131 183 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.37% 0.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.31% 1.61% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 115 77
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £278 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £263
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +42.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 13 2
Median hourly rate £25.39 £19.50 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.20% -46.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.39 £19.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+30.20% -46.57%

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
9975 11378 11123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.24% 22.77% 21.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 6666 7649 7244
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 223 166
Median hourly rate £38.00 £27.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.18% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.20 £15.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 -30 115 £450 +7.46% 58
London -7 74 £450 -10.00% 30
City of London -1 14 £525 +10.52% 5
North West +33 11 £400 - 3
Scotland +31 8 £325 -21.21% 2
East of England -1 8 £488 +25.80% 4
Glasgow +16 7 £325 -13.33%
Cambridgeshire -6 6 £538 +38.70% 2
West Midlands -7 6 £413 +65.00% 4
South East -11 6 £310 +3.33% 5
Cheshire - 6 £401 -
Chester - 4 £401 -
Yorkshire 0 3 £313 -13.19% 8
Cambridge -2 3 £538 +38.70% 2
North East -19 3 - - 1
Bradford +16 2 £300 -16.66%
Manchester +10 2 - - 2
West Yorkshire +5 2 £300 -16.66% 5
South West 0 2 £325 -21.21% 2
Buckinghamshire -13 2 - - 1
Hampshire - 2 £390 - 1
East Midlands - 2 £350 - 1
Durham - 2 - -
Canary Wharf - 2 £500 -
Hook - 2 £390 -
Edinburgh +19 1 - - 2
Bristol +6 1 £325 -40.90% 1
Berkshire +5 1 £290 -33.71% 2
Gloucestershire -1 1 - -
Birmingham -5 1 - - 2

Data Mining
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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.

1 162 (58.27%) SQL
2 80 (28.78%) Business Intelligence
3 73 (26.26%) Analytics
4 65 (23.38%) Finance
5 62 (22.30%) Python
5 62 (22.30%) Analytical Skills
6 61 (21.94%) Data Warehouse
6 61 (21.94%) Tableau
7 60 (21.58%) R
7 60 (21.58%) Data Analysis
8 58 (20.86%) MS Excel
9 56 (20.14%) Visualisation
10 55 (19.78%) Data Modelling
10 55 (19.78%) SQL Server
11 52 (18.71%) Microsoft
11 52 (18.71%) Agile Software Development
12 46 (16.55%) Statistics
13 44 (15.83%) ETL
14 43 (15.47%) Java
14 43 (15.47%) Big Data
15 41 (14.75%) Oracle
16 40 (14.39%) Machine Learning
16 40 (14.39%) Data Visualisation
16 40 (14.39%) Hadoop
16 40 (14.39%) Degree
17 39 (14.03%) Project Management
18 36 (12.95%) Marketing
19 35 (12.59%) Algorithms
20 30 (10.79%) Apache Hive
21 28 (10.07%) Computer Science

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 26 (9.35%) SAS
2 21 (7.55%) Apache Spark
3 19 (6.83%) Apache Pig
4 11 (3.96%) Apache Solr
5 9 (3.24%) Apache
6 8 (2.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (1.44%) CMS
7 4 (1.44%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.08%) Confluence
9 2 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.72%) Drupal
9 2 (0.72%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.36%) JBoss
10 1 (0.36%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 58 (20.86%) MS Excel
2 26 (9.35%) SPSS
3 19 (6.83%) MS Office
4 14 (5.04%) MS Project
5 11 (3.96%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (2.88%) MS Visio
7 6 (2.16%) Weka
8 4 (1.44%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.36%) Stata
Business Applications
1 8 (2.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.44%) FastStats
3 3 (1.08%) HFM
4 2 (0.72%) Eloqua
4 2 (0.72%) SAP BPC
4 2 (0.72%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.36%) Loan IQ
5 1 (0.36%) RMDS
5 1 (0.36%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.36%) SAP MDM
5 1 (0.36%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.40%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.60%) PaaS
4 9 (3.24%) IaaS
5 6 (2.16%) IBM Cloud
5 6 (2.16%) SaaS
6 5 (1.80%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.72%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.72%) GitHub
8 2 (0.72%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.36%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.36%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.36%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.36%) Flurry Analytics
9 1 (0.36%) Force.com
9 1 (0.36%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.24%) DKIM
1 9 (3.24%) DMARC
1 9 (3.24%) Internet
1 9 (3.24%) SMS
1 9 (3.24%) SMTP
2 2 (0.72%) IMAP
2 2 (0.72%) LAN
2 2 (0.72%) SSH
2 2 (0.72%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.72%) WAN
3 1 (0.36%) FTP
3 1 (0.36%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (21.94%) Data Warehouse
2 55 (19.78%) SQL Server
3 43 (15.47%) Big Data
4 40 (14.39%) Hadoop
5 30 (10.79%) Apache Hive
6 23 (8.27%) BusinessObjects
6 23 (8.27%) NoSQL
6 23 (8.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 22 (7.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 20 (7.19%) Relational Database
9 19 (6.83%) MongoDB
10 16 (5.76%) HBase
10 16 (5.76%) QlikView
11 15 (5.40%) Power BI
12 13 (4.68%) Apache Cassandra
12 13 (4.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 12 (4.32%) MS Access
14 10 (3.60%) OLAP
14 10 (3.60%) Oracle Database
15 8 (2.88%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 6 (2.16%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.44%) ERwin
2 4 (1.44%) JIRA
2 4 (1.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (1.44%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (1.08%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.72%) JUnit
4 2 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.36%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.36%) Jenkins
General
1 65 (23.38%) Finance
2 36 (12.95%) Marketing
3 28 (10.07%) Banking
4 17 (6.12%) Advertising
4 17 (6.12%) Retail
5 15 (5.40%) Telecoms
6 9 (3.24%) Manufacturing
7 7 (2.52%) Electronics
7 7 (2.52%) Legal
8 4 (1.44%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.72%) French Language
9 2 (0.72%) Front Office
9 2 (0.72%) Games
9 2 (0.72%) German Language
9 2 (0.72%) Local Government
9 2 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.72%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.72%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.36%) Swedish Language
10 1 (0.36%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 93 (33.45%) Analyst
2 48 (17.27%) Data Analyst
2 48 (17.27%) Developer
3 37 (13.31%) Data Scientist
4 27 (9.71%) Architect
5 16 (5.76%) Data Architect
5 16 (5.76%) SQL Analyst
6 15 (5.40%) Business Analyst
7 13 (4.68%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 13 (4.68%) Insight Analyst
8 12 (4.32%) Consultant
9 11 (3.96%) SQL Developer
10 10 (3.60%) Business Manager
10 10 (3.60%) Customer Analyst
10 10 (3.60%) Customer Insight Analyst
10 10 (3.60%) DBA
10 10 (3.60%) SQL Data Analyst
11 9 (3.24%) Excel Analyst
11 9 (3.24%) Project Manager
11 9 (3.24%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (7.91%) XML
2 16 (5.76%) .NET
2 16 (5.76%) Natural Language Processing
3 14 (5.04%) HTML
3 14 (5.04%) Web Services
4 10 (3.60%) Lucene
4 10 (3.60%) scikit-learn
5 7 (2.52%) Kafka
6 6 (2.16%) D3.js
6 6 (2.16%) NumPy
7 5 (1.80%) JSON
7 5 (1.80%) Keras
7 5 (1.80%) Pandas
7 5 (1.80%) Regular Expression
7 5 (1.80%) Spring
7 5 (1.80%) Theano
7 5 (1.80%) Torch
8 4 (1.44%) CSS
8 4 (1.44%) XGBoost
8 4 (1.44%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 62 (22.30%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (20.14%) Visualisation
3 46 (16.55%) Statistics
4 35 (12.59%) Algorithms
5 28 (10.07%) Computer Science
6 22 (7.91%) Mathematics
7 20 (7.19%) Data Integration
8 15 (5.40%) Economics
9 12 (4.32%) Data Extraction
10 11 (3.96%) Management Information System
11 9 (3.24%) Artificial Intelligence
11 9 (3.24%) Physics
12 8 (2.88%) Clustering
12 8 (2.88%) Neural Network
13 7 (2.52%) NHS
14 6 (2.16%) Data Conversion
14 6 (2.16%) Data Structures
14 6 (2.16%) Replication
14 6 (2.16%) Virtual Team
15 5 (1.80%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.24%) Linux
2 6 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (1.80%) Unix
4 4 (1.44%) Windows
5 3 (1.08%) CentOS
6 1 (0.36%) AIX
6 1 (0.36%) Android
6 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.36%) HPUX
6 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (28.78%) Business Intelligence
2 73 (26.26%) Analytics
3 60 (21.58%) Data Analysis
4 55 (19.78%) Data Modelling
5 52 (18.71%) Agile Software Development
6 44 (15.83%) ETL
7 40 (14.39%) Data Visualisation
7 40 (14.39%) Machine Learning
8 39 (14.03%) Project Management
9 28 (10.07%) Migration
10 25 (8.99%) Data Architecture
11 24 (8.63%) Data Management
11 24 (8.63%) Stakeholder Management
12 23 (8.27%) CRM
13 21 (7.55%) E-Commerce
14 20 (7.19%) Statistical Analysis
15 18 (6.47%) Actionable Insight
15 18 (6.47%) Quantitative Analysis
15 18 (6.47%) Scrum
16 16 (5.76%) Customer Insight
Programming Languages
1 162 (58.27%) SQL
2 62 (22.30%) Python
3 60 (21.58%) R
4 43 (15.47%) Java
5 19 (6.83%) JavaScript
5 19 (6.83%) T-SQL
6 16 (5.76%) VBA
7 15 (5.40%) MATLAB
8 13 (4.68%) Scala
9 12 (4.32%) C++
9 12 (4.32%) PL/SQL
10 10 (3.60%) C#
11 6 (2.16%) Perl
12 5 (1.80%) PHP
12 5 (1.80%) VB
13 4 (1.44%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.44%) C
14 3 (1.08%) Korn
14 3 (1.08%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 40 (14.39%) Degree
2 22 (7.91%) Security Cleared
3 18 (6.47%) SC Cleared
4 9 (3.24%) PhD
4 9 (3.24%) PMP
5 3 (1.08%) CISA
5 3 (1.08%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.72%) CCA
6 2 (0.72%) CEH
6 2 (0.72%) CISSP
6 2 (0.72%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.72%) SANS
7 1 (0.36%) ACCA
7 1 (0.36%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.36%) ISEB
7 1 (0.36%) MCSA
7 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.36%) OCP
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.83%) Data Quality
2 8 (2.88%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 8 (2.88%) QA
3 3 (1.08%) Solvency II
4 2 (0.72%) COBIT
4 2 (0.72%) MiFID
4 2 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.36%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.72%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.72%) HDFS
1 2 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.36%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 5 (1.80%) Kibana
2 3 (1.08%) Data Guard
2 3 (1.08%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (1.08%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.72%) EnCase
4 1 (0.36%) Ansible
4 1 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.36%) Oozie
4 1 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.36%) Puppet
4 1 (0.36%) SCCM
Vendors
1 61 (21.94%) Tableau
2 52 (18.71%) Microsoft
3 41 (14.75%) Oracle
4 22 (7.91%) SAP
5 20 (7.19%) Salesforce.com
6 12 (4.32%) IBM
7 11 (3.96%) Teradata
8 9 (3.24%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 8 (2.88%) Cognos
10 7 (2.52%) Google
10 7 (2.52%) Informatica
10 7 (2.52%) Mapinfo
11 4 (1.44%) Alterian
11 4 (1.44%) Alteryx
11 4 (1.44%) MicroStrategy
11 4 (1.44%) Talend
12 3 (1.08%) Atlassian
12 3 (1.08%) Hyperion
12 3 (1.08%) Netezza
12 3 (1.08%) Red Hat
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