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 27 June 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.

Data Mining
UK / England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 453 503 500
Rank change year-on-year +50 -3  
Contract jobs citing Data Mining 148 120 126
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.34% 0.24% 0.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.53% 1.11% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 86 78
Median daily rate £450 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +16.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £313 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £413 £375
% change year-on-year - +10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 - -

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 9689 10804 11890
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 22.40% 21.79% 23.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 6398 7400 7873
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 180 173
Median hourly rate £31.00 £31.14 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.43% +19.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.67 £15.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.00 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.14 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.04% +19.75%  

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 27 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Mining in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Mining in England

Data Mining
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Mining in England over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 27 June 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 +11 80 £500 - 26
East of England +11 20 £415 +0.60% 7
South East +17 16 £200 -44.82% 4
South West +8 11 £425 -33.33% 3
North West +17 9 £388 -13.88% 8
Yorkshire +35 5 £210 -40.00% 9
East Midlands -2 4 £406 -12.16% 1
West Midlands +18 1 £250 -29.07% 6
Data Mining
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 135 (54.88%) SQL
2 90 (36.59%) Analytics
3 72 (29.27%) Finance
4 66 (26.83%) R
5 65 (26.42%) Analytical Skills
6 61 (24.80%) Python
7 60 (24.39%) Big Data
8 59 (23.98%) Data Modelling
9 58 (23.58%) Business Intelligence
10 57 (23.17%) Machine Learning
11 53 (21.54%) ETL
12 49 (19.92%) Data Warehouse
13 47 (19.11%) Agile Software Development
14 44 (17.89%) Data Analysis
14 44 (17.89%) Oracle
15 40 (16.26%) Statistics
15 40 (16.26%) Hadoop
16 37 (15.04%) MySQL
16 37 (15.04%) Java
16 37 (15.04%) SAS
17 36 (14.63%) Tableau
18 35 (14.23%) Visualisation
18 35 (14.23%) Microsoft Excel
19 34 (13.82%) Data Quality
20 33 (13.41%) Degree
21 32 (13.01%) Banking
22 30 (12.20%) Mathematics
23 29 (11.79%) Data Management
24 28 (11.38%) Microsoft
25 27 (10.98%) Apache Spark

Data Mining
Co-occurring 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 37 (15.04%) SAS
2 27 (10.98%) Apache Spark
3 21 (8.54%) Apache Pig
4 6 (2.44%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.03%) Apache
6 4 (1.63%) Apache Solr
6 4 (1.63%) IIS
7 3 (1.22%) Confluence
8 2 (0.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.81%) JBoss
8 2 (0.81%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.41%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.41%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.41%) Oracle Spatial
9 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 35 (14.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 24 (9.76%) SPSS
3 11 (4.47%) Microsoft Office
4 10 (4.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 9 (3.66%) MS Visio
5 9 (3.66%) Stata
6 3 (1.22%) Mingle
6 3 (1.22%) Weka
7 2 (0.81%) EViews
7 2 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.81%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 4 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.63%) FastStats
2 3 (1.22%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.22%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.81%) Data Workbench
3 2 (0.81%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (0.81%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.41%) HFM
4 1 (0.41%) Loan IQ
4 1 (0.41%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.41%) RMDS
4 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.03%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.63%) Google Analytics
3 4 (1.63%) Trello
4 3 (1.22%) Akamai
4 3 (1.22%) Sumo Logic
5 2 (0.81%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (0.81%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.81%) PaaS
5 2 (0.81%) SmartFocus
6 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.41%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.41%) Data Lake Analytics
6 1 (0.41%) GitHub
6 1 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.41%) Quay.io
6 1 (0.41%) Slack
6 1 (0.41%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.03%) Internet
2 3 (1.22%) Network Security
3 1 (0.41%) Broadband
3 1 (0.41%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (24.39%) Big Data
2 49 (19.92%) Data Warehouse
3 40 (16.26%) Hadoop
4 37 (15.04%) MySQL
5 26 (10.57%) SQL Server
6 24 (9.76%) MongoDB
7 23 (9.35%) Relational Database
8 21 (8.54%) Apache Hive
9 20 (8.13%) NoSQL
9 20 (8.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 19 (7.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 16 (6.50%) Power BI
12 14 (5.69%) QlikView
13 13 (5.28%) Ingres
14 12 (4.88%) Apache Cassandra
15 11 (4.47%) HBase
15 11 (4.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 8 (3.25%) OLAP
17 7 (2.85%) SQL Server 2016
18 6 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 6 (2.44%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (2.03%) JIRA
3 3 (1.22%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.81%) Toad
4 2 (0.81%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.41%) CircleCI
5 1 (0.41%) PowerDesigner
General
1 72 (29.27%) Finance
2 32 (13.01%) Banking
3 22 (8.94%) Marketing
4 15 (6.10%) Investment Banking
5 11 (4.47%) Retail
6 6 (2.44%) Advertising
6 6 (2.44%) Legal
7 5 (2.03%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.03%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.63%) Front Office
8 4 (1.63%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.22%) Games
9 3 (1.22%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.81%) Back Office
10 2 (0.81%) Billing
10 2 (0.81%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.81%) Law
10 2 (0.81%) Local Government
11 1 (0.41%) Electronics
11 1 (0.41%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 111 (45.12%) Analyst
2 49 (19.92%) Data Analyst
3 39 (15.85%) Data Scientist
4 35 (14.23%) Developer
5 28 (11.38%) Business Analyst
6 14 (5.69%) Technical Analyst
7 12 (4.88%) Architect
7 12 (4.88%) Data Engineer
8 11 (4.47%) Big Data Engineer
9 9 (3.66%) Consultant
9 9 (3.66%) Digital Analyst
9 9 (3.66%) Java Developer
10 8 (3.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 8 (3.25%) DevOps Engineer
10 8 (3.25%) Security Analyst
10 8 (3.25%) SQL Analyst
11 7 (2.85%) Technical Business Analyst
12 6 (2.44%) Business Systems Analyst
12 6 (2.44%) Data Architect
12 6 (2.44%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (7.72%) XML
2 13 (5.28%) Middleware
3 10 (4.07%) Natural Language Processing
3 10 (4.07%) XSLT
4 9 (3.66%) HTML
5 8 (3.25%) CSS
6 7 (2.85%) Kafka
6 7 (2.85%) Web Services
7 5 (2.03%) .NET
7 5 (2.03%) D3.js
8 4 (1.63%) AngularJS
8 4 (1.63%) HTML5
8 4 (1.63%) Lucene
8 4 (1.63%) REST
9 3 (1.22%) CSS3
9 3 (1.22%) MDX
9 3 (1.22%) MLlib
9 3 (1.22%) scikit-learn
10 2 (0.81%) Regular Expression
10 2 (0.81%) UIMA
Miscellaneous
1 65 (26.42%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (8.54%) Algorithms
3 18 (7.32%) Computer Science
4 10 (4.07%) Data Structures
5 9 (3.66%) Market Risk
6 8 (3.25%) Blog
6 8 (3.25%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.85%) Greenfield Project
8 6 (2.44%) Credit Risk
9 5 (2.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (2.03%) NHS
9 5 (2.03%) Social Media
9 5 (2.03%) User Experience
10 4 (1.63%) Clustering
10 4 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.63%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.63%) Smart Meter
11 3 (1.22%) Derivative
11 3 (1.22%) Fixed Income
11 3 (1.22%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 15 (6.10%) Linux
1 15 (6.10%) Unix
2 8 (3.25%) Mac OS X
3 2 (0.81%) Android
3 2 (0.81%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.41%) CentOS
4 1 (0.41%) Debian
4 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (36.59%) Analytics
2 59 (23.98%) Data Modelling
3 58 (23.58%) Business Intelligence
4 57 (23.17%) Machine Learning
5 53 (21.54%) ETL
6 47 (19.11%) Agile Software Development
7 44 (17.89%) Data Analysis
8 40 (16.26%) Statistics
9 35 (14.23%) Visualisation
10 30 (12.20%) Mathematics
11 29 (11.79%) Data Management
12 21 (8.54%) Data Mapping
12 21 (8.54%) Validation
13 20 (8.13%) Data Cleansing
13 20 (8.13%) Statistical Analysis
14 18 (7.32%) Business Analysis
14 18 (7.32%) CRM
14 18 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
14 18 (7.32%) Statistical Modelling
15 17 (6.91%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 135 (54.88%) SQL
2 66 (26.83%) R
3 61 (24.80%) Python
4 37 (15.04%) Java
5 19 (7.72%) Scala
6 17 (6.91%) VBA
7 15 (6.10%) MATLAB
8 13 (5.28%) JavaScript
9 8 (3.25%) C++
9 8 (3.25%) PowerShell
9 8 (3.25%) T-SQL
10 7 (2.85%) PL/SQL
11 5 (2.03%) C#
12 4 (1.63%) C
12 4 (1.63%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.22%) PHP
14 2 (0.81%) ActionScript
14 2 (0.81%) Go
14 2 (0.81%) Perl
14 2 (0.81%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (13.41%) Degree
2 13 (5.28%) Security Cleared
3 12 (4.88%) SC Cleared
4 10 (4.07%) PhD
5 8 (3.25%) Master's Degree
6 5 (2.03%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (1.63%) HNC
7 4 (1.63%) HND
8 3 (1.22%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.41%) CISSP
9 1 (0.41%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.41%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (13.82%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.63%) QA
3 3 (1.22%) Actionable Recommendations
3 3 (1.22%) MiFID
4 2 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.81%) IFRS
4 2 (0.81%) IFRS 9
5 1 (0.41%) IAS 39
5 1 (0.41%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (3.25%) Apache Flume
2 3 (1.22%) HDFS
3 2 (0.81%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.22%) Oracle EDQ
2 2 (0.81%) Oozie
3 1 (0.41%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.41%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 44 (17.89%) Oracle
2 36 (14.63%) Tableau
3 28 (11.38%) Microsoft
4 14 (5.69%) Teradata
5 11 (4.47%) Informatica
6 9 (3.66%) SAP
7 8 (3.25%) IBM
7 8 (3.25%) Splunk
8 6 (2.44%) Talend
9 5 (2.03%) Ariba
9 5 (2.03%) Google
9 5 (2.03%) Maxymiser
10 4 (1.63%) Adobe
10 4 (1.63%) Cognos
10 4 (1.63%) DataFlux
11 3 (1.22%) Alteryx
11 3 (1.22%) Atlassian
11 3 (1.22%) Hitwise
11 3 (1.22%) Imperva
11 3 (1.22%) Incapsula
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