Period
to 18 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 18 December 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 > South West
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 186 206 214
Rank change year-on-year +20 +8 -4
Contract jobs citing Data Mining 17 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.31% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.59% 0.57% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 12
South West median daily rate £425 £215 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +97.67% -51.14% +3.53%
10th Percentile £360 £212 £243
90th Percentile £443 £327 £480
England median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +2.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £30.50 £21.88 £19.50
% change year-on-year +39.38% +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 South West with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1068 1236 1504
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 19.25% 22.13% 23.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 676 843 1141
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £278 £263 £263
90th Percentile £528 £525 £500
England median daily rate £463 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +8.82% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 35 36
South West median hourly rate £32.50 £38.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.47% +1.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £13.39 £12.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £58.75 £46.90 £56.53
England median hourly rate £32.75 £28.00 £27.12
% change year-on-year +16.96% +3.24% -1.38%

Data Mining
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Mining in the South West

Data Mining
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Mining in the South West

Data Mining
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Mining in the South West

Data Mining
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 6 months to 18 December 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
Bristol -5 6 £400 +28.00% 1
Gloucestershire - 6 £425 -
Wiltshire -1 5 £400 +86.05%
Data Mining
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 South West region with a requirement for Data Mining.

1 15 (88.24%) SQL
2 11 (64.71%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (52.94%) Data Modelling
3 9 (52.94%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (47.06%) ETL
4 8 (47.06%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (41.18%) Dimensional Modelling
6 6 (35.29%) Finance
6 6 (35.29%) Teradata
7 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
7 5 (29.41%) XML
7 5 (29.41%) Analytics
7 5 (29.41%) Degree
8 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
8 4 (23.53%) Data Analytics
8 4 (23.53%) Process Improvement
8 4 (23.53%) Validation
8 4 (23.53%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
9 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
9 3 (17.65%) SAS
9 3 (17.65%) SPSS
9 3 (17.65%) Statistics
9 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
9 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
9 3 (17.65%) Visualisation

Data Mining
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 3 (17.65%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) SPSS
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (5.88%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Toad
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Investment Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Military
3 1 (5.88%) Automotive
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Data Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Analyst Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Teradata Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Teradata Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Insight Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Data Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Data Insight Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Data Mining Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Insight Data Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Microsoft BI Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (5.88%) SQL BI Developer
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) Data Modelling
2 8 (47.06%) ETL
3 7 (41.18%) Dimensional Modelling
4 5 (29.41%) Analytics
5 4 (23.53%) Data Analytics
5 4 (23.53%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (23.53%) Process Improvement
5 4 (23.53%) Validation
6 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
6 3 (17.65%) Statistics
6 3 (17.65%) Visualisation
7 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
7 2 (11.76%) Dashboard Development
7 2 (11.76%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (11.76%) SDLC
8 1 (5.88%) Line Management
8 1 (5.88%) Predictive Analytics
8 1 (5.88%) Project Management
8 1 (5.88%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) HNC
3 2 (11.76%) HND
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Teradata
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle