The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 3 months to 24 March 2017 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Mining
UK / England
Rank 484 469 467
Rank change year-on-year -15 -2  
Contract jobs citing Data Mining 99 150 136
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.24% 0.31% 0.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.04% 1.37% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 110 97
Median daily rate £450 £405 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £275 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £582 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £375 £345
% change year-on-year +5.00% +8.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 4
Median hourly rate £21.00 £16.52 £30.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.15% -46.29%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £15.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +40.00% -40.00%  

Data Mining is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 9545 10913 10725
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 22.84% 22.34% 22.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6487 7385 6968
Median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 162 145
Median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.35% +1.24%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £46.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -4.61% -  

Data Mining
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Data Mining as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Mining in England

Data Mining
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Mining in England

Data Mining
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Mining in England over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Mining in England

Data Mining
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Mining in England

Data Mining
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
London +14 58 £450 -2.70% 32
North West +28 9 £375 - 5
South East +11 8 £463 +14.19% 7
East of England -2 8 £425 +9.67% 4
West Midlands +7 7 £388 +24.00% 1
Yorkshire -5 5 £473 +33.09% 3
South West -6 2 - - 1
North East - 2 - -
Data Mining
UK

Data Mining
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 across the England region with a requirement for Data Mining.

1 132 (57.39%) SQL
2 75 (32.61%) Analytics
3 71 (30.87%) Business Intelligence
4 66 (28.70%) Analytical Skills
5 62 (26.96%) Finance
6 58 (25.22%) R
7 54 (23.48%) Big Data
7 54 (23.48%) Data Warehouse
8 51 (22.17%) Data Modelling
9 49 (21.30%) Data Analysis
10 47 (20.43%) Agile Software Development
10 47 (20.43%) Python
10 47 (20.43%) Statistics
11 46 (20.00%) Visualisation
11 46 (20.00%) ETL
12 44 (19.13%) Tableau
13 41 (17.83%) Oracle
13 41 (17.83%) SQL Server
14 40 (17.39%) MS Excel
14 40 (17.39%) Machine Learning
15 38 (16.52%) Hadoop
15 38 (16.52%) Microsoft
16 36 (15.65%) Java
17 32 (13.91%) Data Visualisation
18 30 (13.04%) Data Management
19 29 (12.61%) Degree
19 29 (12.61%) Computer Science
20 28 (12.17%) Statistical Analysis
20 28 (12.17%) Apache Hive
20 28 (12.17%) Algorithms

Data Mining
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 (11.30%) SAS
2 21 (9.13%) Apache Pig
3 19 (8.26%) Apache Spark
4 7 (3.04%) Apache Solr
4 7 (3.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (2.17%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.30%) Apache
6 3 (1.30%) JBoss
7 2 (0.87%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.87%) CMS
7 2 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.43%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.43%) Confluence
8 1 (0.43%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.43%) Oracle Spatial
8 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 40 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 24 (10.43%) SPSS
3 17 (7.39%) MS Office
4 13 (5.65%) MS Visio
5 9 (3.91%) MS Project
6 8 (3.48%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (3.48%) Weka
7 4 (1.74%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (1.74%) Stata
8 3 (1.30%) SPSS Modeler
9 1 (0.43%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 6 (2.61%) FastStats
2 4 (1.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.87%) Eloqua
4 2 (0.87%) HFM
4 2 (0.87%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.43%) Loan IQ
5 1 (0.43%) RMDS
5 1 (0.43%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.39%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (5.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (5.22%) PaaS
3 9 (3.91%) IaaS
4 6 (2.61%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (2.17%) IBM Cloud
5 5 (2.17%) SaaS
6 3 (1.30%) Adobe Analytics
6 3 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (1.30%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (1.30%) Google Analytics
6 3 (1.30%) SmartFocus
7 2 (0.87%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.87%) Trello
8 1 (0.43%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.43%) Force.com
8 1 (0.43%) GitHub
8 1 (0.43%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.91%) DKIM
1 9 (3.91%) DMARC
1 9 (3.91%) Internet
1 9 (3.91%) SMTP
2 1 (0.43%) Broadband
2 1 (0.43%) FTP
2 1 (0.43%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (23.48%) Big Data
1 54 (23.48%) Data Warehouse
2 41 (17.83%) SQL Server
3 38 (16.52%) Hadoop
4 28 (12.17%) Apache Hive
5 26 (11.30%) NoSQL
6 22 (9.57%) MongoDB
6 22 (9.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 21 (9.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 20 (8.70%) Apache Cassandra
8 20 (8.70%) QlikView
9 17 (7.39%) Relational Database
10 16 (6.96%) BusinessObjects
11 13 (5.65%) HBase
12 12 (5.22%) MS Access
12 12 (5.22%) OLAP
12 12 (5.22%) Power BI
13 10 (4.35%) MySQL
14 9 (3.91%) Text Mining
15 8 (3.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (2.61%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (1.74%) ERwin
2 4 (1.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (1.30%) JIRA
4 2 (0.87%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.43%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 62 (26.96%) Finance
2 26 (11.30%) Marketing
3 21 (9.13%) Banking
4 14 (6.09%) Retail
5 13 (5.65%) Telecoms
6 8 (3.48%) Advertising
7 6 (2.61%) Legal
7 6 (2.61%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.74%) Electronics
9 2 (0.87%) French Language
9 2 (0.87%) Front Office
9 2 (0.87%) Games
9 2 (0.87%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.87%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.87%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.43%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.43%) Law
10 1 (0.43%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 78 (33.91%) Analyst
2 40 (17.39%) Data Analyst
2 40 (17.39%) Data Scientist
3 38 (16.52%) Developer
4 26 (11.30%) Architect
5 16 (6.96%) SQL Analyst
6 15 (6.52%) Data Architect
7 14 (6.09%) Business Analyst
8 12 (5.22%) Technical Analyst
9 10 (4.35%) Consultant
9 10 (4.35%) SQL Developer
10 9 (3.91%) SQL Data Analyst
11 8 (3.48%) Excel Analyst
12 7 (3.04%) DBA
12 7 (3.04%) Insight Analyst
12 7 (3.04%) Senior Analyst
12 7 (3.04%) SQL Server Developer
12 7 (3.04%) SSIS Developer
13 6 (2.61%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 6 (2.61%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.65%) .NET
2 12 (5.22%) Natural Language Processing
3 10 (4.35%) XML
4 9 (3.91%) Kafka
5 8 (3.48%) scikit-learn
6 7 (3.04%) HTML
6 7 (3.04%) NumPy
7 6 (2.61%) CSS
7 6 (2.61%) Lucene
8 5 (2.17%) AngularJS
8 5 (2.17%) D3.js
8 5 (2.17%) JSON
9 4 (1.74%) Web Services
10 3 (1.30%) Hibernate
10 3 (1.30%) JMS
10 3 (1.30%) Middleware
10 3 (1.30%) Regular Expression
10 3 (1.30%) SOAP
10 3 (1.30%) Spring
10 3 (1.30%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 66 (28.70%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (12.61%) Computer Science
3 28 (12.17%) Algorithms
4 11 (4.78%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.91%) Data Structures
5 9 (3.91%) NHS
6 5 (2.17%) Derivative
6 5 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (1.74%) Credit Risk
7 4 (1.74%) Fintech
7 4 (1.74%) Replication
8 3 (1.30%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.30%) Online Banking
8 3 (1.30%) Reference Data
8 3 (1.30%) Social Media
8 3 (1.30%) User Experience
9 2 (0.87%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.87%) Learning Management System
9 2 (0.87%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.87%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.48%) Linux
2 4 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (1.74%) Unix
3 3 (1.30%) Android
3 3 (1.30%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.30%) CentOS
4 2 (0.87%) Windows
5 1 (0.43%) AIX
5 1 (0.43%) HPUX
5 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (32.61%) Analytics
2 71 (30.87%) Business Intelligence
3 51 (22.17%) Data Modelling
4 49 (21.30%) Data Analysis
5 47 (20.43%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (20.43%) Statistics
6 46 (20.00%) ETL
6 46 (20.00%) Visualisation
7 40 (17.39%) Machine Learning
8 32 (13.91%) Data Visualisation
9 30 (13.04%) Data Management
10 28 (12.17%) Statistical Analysis
11 26 (11.30%) Mathematics
11 26 (11.30%) Project Management
12 21 (9.13%) CRM
13 20 (8.70%) Migration
14 19 (8.26%) Data Integration
15 18 (7.83%) Scrum
16 16 (6.96%) Data Architecture
16 16 (6.96%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 132 (57.39%) SQL
2 58 (25.22%) R
3 47 (20.43%) Python
4 36 (15.65%) Java
5 19 (8.26%) VBA
6 15 (6.52%) MATLAB
7 14 (6.09%) JavaScript
8 13 (5.65%) Scala
9 10 (4.35%) C#
9 10 (4.35%) C++
10 8 (3.48%) PL/SQL
11 7 (3.04%) T-SQL
12 5 (2.17%) VB
13 4 (1.74%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.74%) Perl
13 4 (1.74%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.87%) ActionScript
14 2 (0.87%) Apex Code
14 2 (0.87%) PHP
15 1 (0.43%) C
Qualifications
1 29 (12.61%) Degree
2 18 (7.83%) Security Cleared
3 14 (6.09%) SC Cleared
4 12 (5.22%) PhD
5 9 (3.91%) PMP
6 3 (1.30%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (1.30%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.87%) CCA
7 2 (0.87%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.87%) Postgraduate
7 2 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.43%) ACCA
8 1 (0.43%) CBAP
8 1 (0.43%) CEH
8 1 (0.43%) CIMA
8 1 (0.43%) CISA
8 1 (0.43%) CISSP
8 1 (0.43%) ISEB
8 1 (0.43%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (11.74%) Data Quality
2 8 (3.48%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 3 (1.30%) MiFID
3 3 (1.30%) PMO
3 3 (1.30%) QA
4 2 (0.87%) IFRS
4 2 (0.87%) IFRS 9
5 1 (0.43%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.43%) COBIT
5 1 (0.43%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (1.30%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.87%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.43%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (2.17%) Kibana
2 3 (1.30%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (0.87%) Oozie
4 1 (0.43%) Ansible
4 1 (0.43%) EnCase
4 1 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.43%) Puppet
4 1 (0.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 44 (19.13%) Tableau
2 41 (17.83%) Oracle
3 38 (16.52%) Microsoft
4 15 (6.52%) IBM
5 12 (5.22%) Teradata
6 9 (3.91%) Informatica
6 9 (3.91%) SAP
7 8 (3.48%) Google
7 8 (3.48%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (3.04%) Alteryx
8 7 (3.04%) Cognos
9 6 (2.61%) Talend
10 5 (2.17%) Alterian
11 4 (1.74%) MicroStrategy
12 3 (1.30%) Adobe
12 3 (1.30%) DataFlux
12 3 (1.30%) Netezza
13 2 (0.87%) comScore
13 2 (0.87%) Hitwise
13 2 (0.87%) Omniture
Hounslow, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 20 hours ago