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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Mining
Rank 128 107 113
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +6
Contract jobs citing Data Mining 9 19 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.31% 0.70% 0.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.33% 2.98% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 5
Median daily rate £353 £311 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.25% -27.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £293 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £463 £457
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £388
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £38.00 - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £25.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+73.00% +6.38%
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
676 638 516
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 23.49% 23.42% 21.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 382 396 316
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 12
Median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £12.90 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £36.80 £50.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 May 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 May 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
Birmingham +7 4 £375 - 1
Solihull -8 2 £225 -
Wolverhampton - 2 £375 -
Staffordshire - 1 £330 - 1
Data Mining
England

Data Mining
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (40.00%) Data Management
2 6 (40.00%) Master Data Management
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database
3 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (26.67%) Data Analysis
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle
3 4 (26.67%) Integration Testing
3 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 4 (26.67%) Functional Testing
4 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (20.00%) Replication
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (20.00%) Windows
4 3 (20.00%) CRM
4 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) Test Management
4 3 (20.00%) QlikView
4 3 (20.00%) Quantitative Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (20.00%) Statistics
4 3 (20.00%) Degree
4 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (20.00%) Algorithms

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:

Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database
3 3 (20.00%) Big Data
3 3 (20.00%) QlikView
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 1 (6.67%) Aerospace
1 1 (6.67%) Banking
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Analyst
1 4 (26.67%) DBA
2 3 (20.00%) Data Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) SQL DBA
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (13.33%) Release Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Test Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Business Data Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Customer Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Project Director
4 1 (6.67%) QA Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) QC Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Test Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Algorithms
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (20.00%) Replication
1 3 (20.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
1 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) AIX
2 1 (6.67%) HPUX
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Data Management
1 6 (40.00%) Master Data Management
2 4 (26.67%) Data Analysis
2 4 (26.67%) Functional Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Integration Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (20.00%) CRM
3 3 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Quantitative Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Statistical Modelling
3 3 (20.00%) Test Management
3 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (13.33%) Release Management
5 1 (6.67%) CAFM
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.67%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat