The table below looks at the statistics for Data Mining skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Mining over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Mining
Rank 133 116 115
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -1
Contract jobs citing Data Mining 9 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.33% 0.20% 0.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.71% 0.83% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Median daily rate £500 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £369 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.47% -7.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £15.99 - £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.38 £19.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-5.76% -46.57%
Data Mining
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
526 602 467
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.00% 23.53% 19.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 383 291
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 28
Median hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £12.06 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.89 £33.55 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.25 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+44.76% -19.84%

Data Mining
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region 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 West Midlands

Data Mining
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Mining across the West Midlands region.

Data Mining Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Data Mining
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Mining across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Data Mining Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Data Mining
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Mining across the West Midlands region.

Data Mining Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Data Mining
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 December 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
Staffordshire - 1 £413 -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Data Mining
England

Data Mining
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Data Mining.

1 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 9 (69.23%) Oracle
3 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
4 7 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (46.15%) ETL
5 6 (46.15%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (46.15%) Waterfall
6 5 (38.46%) Tableau
6 5 (38.46%) Data Quality
6 5 (38.46%) Analytics
6 5 (38.46%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (38.46%) Google
6 5 (38.46%) Hadoop
6 5 (38.46%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (38.46%) Teradata
6 5 (38.46%) Data Modelling
6 5 (38.46%) PL/SQL
6 5 (38.46%) MySQL
7 4 (30.77%) SAS
7 4 (30.77%) Trillium
7 4 (30.77%) Informatica
7 4 (30.77%) SPSS
7 4 (30.77%) ERwin
7 4 (30.77%) Migration
7 4 (30.77%) DataFlux
7 4 (30.77%) IBM InfoSphere
7 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
8 3 (23.08%) Statistics
9 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills

Data Mining
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 4 (30.77%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) SPSS
2 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.69%) MS Office
3 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 6 (46.15%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (38.46%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (38.46%) Hadoop
3 5 (38.46%) MySQL
4 4 (30.77%) IBM InfoSphere
4 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
5 1 (7.69%) OLAP
5 1 (7.69%) QlikView
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) ERwin
General
1 1 (7.69%) Advertising
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Architect
2 5 (38.46%) Business Architect
2 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence Architect
2 5 (38.46%) Data Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) ETL Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Data Quality Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Data Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Insight Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Quality Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) SAS Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) SAS Data Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Senior DBA
6 1 (7.69%) Senior SQL DBA
6 1 (7.69%) Senior SQL Developer
6 1 (7.69%) SPSS Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) SPSS Data Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) SQL DBA
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Statistics
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (46.15%) ETL
3 6 (46.15%) Waterfall
4 5 (38.46%) Analytics
4 5 (38.46%) Data Modelling
5 4 (30.77%) Migration
6 1 (7.69%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) CRM
6 1 (7.69%) Data Management
6 1 (7.69%) Functional Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Master Data Management
6 1 (7.69%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.69%) Smoke Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Test Management
6 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Oracle
2 5 (38.46%) Google
2 5 (38.46%) Tableau
2 5 (38.46%) Teradata
3 4 (30.77%) DataFlux
3 4 (30.77%) Informatica
3 4 (30.77%) Trillium
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft