Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 22 November 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
England > North West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 195 190 230
Rank change year-on-year -5 +40 -38
Contract jobs citing Data Mining 11 28 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.19% 0.41% 0.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.86% 1.63% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 19 9
North West median daily rate £375 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% -8.33% -1.37%
10th Percentile £275 £373 £298
90th Percentile £479 £520 £555
England median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £24.90 £21.88 £19.50
% change year-on-year +13.78% +12.22% -46.58%

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 the North West with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1285 1721 1889
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 22.51% 25.09% 22.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 878 1138 1197
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £263
90th Percentile £622 £544 £531
England median daily rate £460 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.24% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 44 41
North West median hourly rate £42.75 £35.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.58% -10.63% +45.45%
10th Percentile £21.30 £14.38 £18.50
90th Percentile £61.13 £59.31 £57.25
England median hourly rate £31.75 £28.00 £27.89
% change year-on-year +13.39% +0.39% +13.84%

Data Mining
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Data Mining as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Data Mining in the North West

Data Mining
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Mining in the North West

Data Mining
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Mining in the North West over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Mining in the North West

Data Mining
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Mining in the North West

Data Mining
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Cheshire -1 5 £313 -24.24% 2
Manchester +18 4 £406 +8.33% 3
Merseyside +2 2 £375 -34.78% 1
Data Mining
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 North West region with a requirement for Data Mining.

1 6 (54.55%) SQL
1 6 (54.55%) Data Modelling
2 5 (45.45%) ETL
2 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Statistics
2 5 (45.45%) Data Analysis
3 4 (36.36%) Data Cleansing
3 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (36.36%) MS Visio
4 3 (27.27%) Master Data Management
4 3 (27.27%) Slack
4 3 (27.27%) Reference Data Management
4 3 (27.27%) Geospatial Data
4 3 (27.27%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 3 (27.27%) Trello
4 3 (27.27%) Data Quality
4 3 (27.27%) Big Data
4 3 (27.27%) XML
4 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 3 (27.27%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (27.27%) Migration
4 3 (27.27%) Quality Management
4 3 (27.27%) Data Management
4 3 (27.27%) Reference Data
4 3 (27.27%) Data Architecture
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development

Data Mining
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (18.18%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (36.36%) MS Visio
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Slack
1 3 (27.27%) Trello
2 1 (9.09%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (27.27%) Big Data
2 3 (27.27%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (27.27%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (9.09%) OLAP
3 1 (9.09%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (9.09%) Power BI
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Data Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Business Process Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Data Modeller
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Analytics Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Google Analytics Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) JDE Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft BI Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) OLAP Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Power BI Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Process Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) SSIS Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) SSRS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Reference Data
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Digital Media
2 1 (9.09%) Smart Meter
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Data Modelling
2 5 (45.45%) Data Analysis
2 5 (45.45%) ETL
2 5 (45.45%) Statistics
3 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (36.36%) Data Cleansing
4 3 (27.27%) Data Architecture
4 3 (27.27%) Data Management
4 3 (27.27%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 3 (27.27%) Master Data Management
4 3 (27.27%) Migration
4 3 (27.27%) Quality Management
4 3 (27.27%) Reference Data Management
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) Change Management
5 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (18.18%) Security Management
6 1 (9.09%) ERP
6 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 1 (9.09%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) JD Edwards
3 1 (9.09%) BMC
3 1 (9.09%) Google
3 1 (9.09%) Tableau