The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 23 April 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 97 93
Rank change year-on-year +13 -4  
Contract jobs citing Data Mining 5 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.35% 0.055% 0.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.50% 0.34% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 4
Median daily rate £288 £325 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.53% -36.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £325 £465
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £325 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £356
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £21.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £48.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -65.97% +94.00%  

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 Manchester with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 334 291 336
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 23.46% 16.02% 20.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 173 177
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.47% +1.49%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.10 £17.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.90 £17.00 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.45% -15.38%  

Data Mining
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Data Mining
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Mining in Manchester

Data Mining
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Mining in Manchester over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Mining in Manchester

Data Mining
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Mining in Manchester

Data Mining
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
Stockport - 1 £450 - 2
Data Mining
North West

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Data Mining.

1 6 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (42.86%) Information Security
3 3 (42.86%) Statistics
3 3 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (42.86%) Identity Access Management
3 3 (42.86%) Process Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (28.57%) Server Monitoring
4 2 (28.57%) Learning Management System
4 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
4 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 2 (28.57%) R
4 2 (28.57%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (28.57%) Tableau
4 2 (28.57%) Power BI
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (28.57%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) KNIME
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development

Data Mining
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (14.29%) Apache Pig
1 1 (14.29%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (28.57%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
1 2 (28.57%) KNIME
1 2 (28.57%) Power BI
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2016
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Hive
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Data Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) DBA
3 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 2 (28.57%) PowerShell Developer
3 2 (28.57%) SQL DBA
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Developer
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Developer
3 2 (28.57%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Big Data Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Data Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Information Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Security Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Learning Management System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
2 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) Identity Access Management
2 3 (42.86%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (42.86%) Process Improvement
2 3 (42.86%) Statistics
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (28.57%) Server Monitoring
3 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
4 1 (14.29%) Business Development
4 1 (14.29%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (14.29%) Information Management
4 1 (14.29%) MapReduce
4 1 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) R
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) Tableau