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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Mining
Rank 140 115 114
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -1
Contract jobs citing Data Mining 6 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.18% 0.24% 0.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.90% 1.20% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Median daily rate £400 £431 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.13% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £410
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -14.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £16.50 -
% change year-on-year
+24.24% -
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
668 500 454
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.19% 20.06% 17.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 407 303 280
Median daily rate £375 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £461 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 7
Median hourly rate £22.00 £22.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.20 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.20 £35.95 £26.78
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +15.78%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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
Warwickshire -1 3 £400 -
Birmingham - 1 £375 -
Coventry - 1 - - 2
Data Mining
England

Data Mining
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 5 (35.71%) Oracle
1 5 (35.71%) ETL
1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (35.71%) Data Quality
2 4 (28.57%) IBM InfoSphere
2 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 4 (28.57%) Statistics
2 4 (28.57%) DataFlux
2 4 (28.57%) SAS
2 4 (28.57%) Trillium
2 4 (28.57%) Informatica
2 4 (28.57%) SPSS
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
2 4 (28.57%) Migration
3 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (14.29%) Service Design
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Functional Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Master Data Management
4 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (14.29%) Open Source
4 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Data Management
4 2 (14.29%) Finance
4 2 (14.29%) Validation
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 2 (14.29%) MS Excel

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 (28.57%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) SPSS
2 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (7.14%) ENOVIA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) IBM InfoSphere
1 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) Big Data
2 1 (7.14%) DB2
2 1 (7.14%) IMS/DB
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.14%) QlikView
2 1 (7.14%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Data Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) ETL Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Data Quality Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Service Manager
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Data Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Database Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Digital Delivery Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Mainframe Expert
6 1 (7.14%) QC Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) SAS Data Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery Director
6 1 (7.14%) Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (7.14%) SPSS Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) SPSS Data Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Subject Matter Expert
6 1 (7.14%) Test Leader
6 1 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Statistics
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
3 1 (7.14%) Data Extraction
3 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) User Experience
3 1 (7.14%) VSAM
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (35.71%) ETL
2 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
2 4 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Data Management
3 2 (14.29%) Functional Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Master Data Management
3 2 (14.29%) Open Source
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 2 (14.29%) Service Design
3 2 (14.29%) Validation
4 1 (7.14%) Coaching
4 1 (7.14%) Data Transformation
4 1 (7.14%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Smoke Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) COBOL
2 1 (7.14%) JCL
2 1 (7.14%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) Data Quality
2 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle
2 4 (28.57%) DataFlux
2 4 (28.57%) Informatica
2 4 (28.57%) Trillium
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) SAP