Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Data Mining skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Mining over the 6 months to 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Data Mining
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 162 142 161
Rank change year-on-year -20 +19 +6
Contract jobs citing Data Mining 12 19 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.29% 0.46% 0.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.57% 2.29% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 13 4
Berkshire median daily rate £580 £445 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.34% +14.84% +55.00%
10th Percentile £578 £203 £297
90th Percentile £583 £638 £475
South East median daily rate £375 £431 £335
% change year-on-year -13.04% +28.73% +34.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £19.30 -
% change year-on-year +120.26% - -

Data Mining is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 764 830 720
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 18.69% 20.19% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 473 506 393
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.12% +0.13%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £300
90th Percentile £588 £588 £590
South East median daily rate £450 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 19 35
Berkshire median hourly rate £33.25 £15.00 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +121.67% +57.89% -41.54%
10th Percentile £10.63 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £53.13 £51.00 £18.91
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £27.38
% change year-on-year -17.65% +55.25% -2.23%

Data Mining
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Data Mining as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Data Mining in Berkshire

Data Mining
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Mining in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Mining in Berkshire

Data Mining
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Mining in Berkshire

Data Mining
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading 0 6 £580 +25.41% 1
Newbury -12 1 - -
Data Mining
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Data Mining also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Data Mining.

1 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
1 5 (41.67%) Analytics
2 4 (33.33%) Big Data
2 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 3 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
3 3 (25.00%) CRM
3 3 (25.00%) ETL
3 3 (25.00%) VB
3 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Legal
3 3 (25.00%) Office 365
3 3 (25.00%) Algorithms
4 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 2 (16.67%) VME
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) Finance
4 2 (16.67%) Mainframe
4 2 (16.67%) Billing
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) SAS
4 2 (16.67%) Data Science
5 1 (8.33%) Decision-Making
5 1 (8.33%) Due Diligence
5 1 (8.33%) Data-Driven Decision Making
5 1 (8.33%) Gradient Boosting
5 1 (8.33%) C++

Data Mining
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 2 (16.67%) SAS
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Big Data
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (25.00%) Legal
3 2 (16.67%) Billing
3 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Sales Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Post-Sales Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Supplier Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics Manager
4 1 (8.33%) CRM Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) CRM Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Data Scientist
4 1 (8.33%) Database Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Sales Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Sales Operations Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Software Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Software Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Keras
1 1 (8.33%) scikit-learn
1 1 (8.33%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (16.67%) Mainframe
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Analytics
2 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (25.00%) CRM
3 3 (25.00%) ETL
3 3 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) Data Science
4 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (8.33%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (8.33%) Logistic Regression
5 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
5 1 (8.33%) Predictive Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Predictive Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Statistics
5 1 (8.33%) Telesales
5 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) VB
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) C++
3 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) MBA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) ICL
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle