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 3 months to 25 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
England / North West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 150 144
Rank change year-on-year +24 -6  
Contract jobs citing Data Mining 9 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.31% 0.32% 0.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.46% 1.47% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 3
Median daily rate £388 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.88% +38.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £404 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £550 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £413 £375
% change year-on-year - +10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 the North West with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 617 818 866
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 21.28% 21.80% 23.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 518 550
Median daily rate £375 £388 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.22% +4.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £507 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 15 23
Median hourly rate £42.50 £20.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +107.31% -37.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £16.45 £18.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £41.95 £56.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +24.59% +17.30%  

Data Mining
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 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 3 months to 25 June 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 3 months to 25 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
Manchester +18 4 £406 +25.00% 2
Cheshire +21 2 £413 -8.33% 2
Merseyside -3 1 £375 -31.81% 1
Lancashire - 1 £175 -
Data Mining
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 North West region with a requirement for Data Mining.

1 11 (61.11%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) Data Modelling
2 7 (38.89%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (27.78%) Statistics
4 5 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (22.22%) Finance
5 4 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (16.67%) Process Improvement
6 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (16.67%) Power BI
6 3 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (16.67%) Visualisation
6 3 (16.67%) Information Security
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
7 2 (11.11%) ETL
7 2 (11.11%) ERP
7 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
7 2 (11.11%) SPSS
7 2 (11.11%) CRM
7 2 (11.11%) UML
7 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
7 2 (11.11%) Scrum

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 1 (5.56%) IIS
1 1 (5.56%) SAS
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (11.11%) Mingle
2 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 2 (11.11%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (11.11%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (16.67%) Power BI
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (11.11%) Big Data
4 2 (11.11%) KNIME
4 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
4 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
5 1 (5.56%) OLAP
5 1 (5.56%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Data Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Business Systems Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Business Process Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Data Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) DBA
4 2 (11.11%) PowerShell Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Process Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) SQL DBA
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
4 2 (11.11%) SSIS Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Power BI Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) SSIS Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) SSRS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) CSS
1 1 (5.56%) CSS3
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) HTML5
1 1 (5.56%) Node.js
1 1 (5.56%) POSIX
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Data Structures
2 2 (11.11%) Learning Management System
2 2 (11.11%) Smart Meter
2 2 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Debian
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Unix
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) Data Modelling
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) Statistics
3 4 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (16.67%) Information Security
4 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 3 (16.67%) Visualisation
5 2 (11.11%) CRM
5 2 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (11.11%) ERP
5 2 (11.11%) ETL
5 2 (11.11%) Kanban
5 2 (11.11%) Logistics
5 2 (11.11%) Open Source
5 2 (11.11%) Scrum
5 2 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.11%) R
3 1 (5.56%) Delphi
3 1 (5.56%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Atlassian
2 2 (11.11%) Tableau
3 1 (5.56%) JD Edwards
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle
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