Period
to 16 October 2018

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 16 October 2018 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 182 182 208
Rank change year-on-year 0 +26 -2
Contract jobs citing Data Mining 39 20 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.64% 0.36% 0.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.98% 1.84% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 10 10
South West median daily rate £425 £425 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +45.30% -33.52%
10th Percentile £230 £381 £212
90th Percentile £474 £440 £481
England median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £41.50 £30.50 £21.75
% change year-on-year +36.07% +40.26% -

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 1,307 1,089 1,255
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 21.61% 19.77% 21.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 915 696 872
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £299 £288 £256
90th Percentile £560 £534 £513
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 26 29
South West median hourly rate £38.75 £37.25 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.03% +14.62% -
10th Percentile £17.29 £14.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £66.35 £54.38 £48.00
England median hourly rate £32.24 £30.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year +5.70% +7.02% +3.64%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Mining in the South West over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 16 October 2018. 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
Wiltshire +4 22 £425 - 2
Bristol -13 8 £489 +22.19%
Cornwall - 4 £200 - 1
Dorset - 2 - -
Somerset - 1 £350 -
Data Mining
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Data Mining also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Data Mining.

1 27 (69.23%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (64.10%) Data Warehouse
2 25 (64.10%) Visualisation
2 25 (64.10%) Problem-Solving
3 24 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (58.97%) Data Science
5 22 (56.41%) People Management
5 22 (56.41%) User Stories
5 22 (56.41%) Dimensional Modelling
6 18 (46.15%) Manufacturing
7 11 (28.21%) Automotive
8 7 (17.95%) Data Analysis
9 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (15.38%) Data Validation
9 6 (15.38%) Validation
9 6 (15.38%) Migration
9 6 (15.38%) Windows
9 6 (15.38%) Windows 7
9 6 (15.38%) Windows 10
10 5 (12.82%) Analytics
10 5 (12.82%) Spreadsheet
10 5 (12.82%) ITIL
10 5 (12.82%) Active Directory
10 5 (12.82%) Internet
10 5 (12.82%) Application Packaging
11 4 (10.26%) Data Strategy
12 3 (7.69%) R
12 3 (7.69%) Data Mapping
12 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
12 3 (7.69%) Python

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 2 (5.13%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (64.10%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.13%) KNIME
General
1 18 (46.15%) Manufacturing
2 11 (28.21%) Automotive
3 3 (7.69%) Finance
4 2 (5.13%) Electronics
4 2 (5.13%) Marketing
4 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.56%) Banking
5 1 (2.56%) Legal
5 1 (2.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (82.05%) Analyst
2 25 (64.10%) Business Analyst
3 22 (56.41%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 22 (56.41%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Data Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) CRM Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Insight Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Junior
5 2 (5.13%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Junior Business Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Administrator
6 1 (2.56%) Business Consultant
6 1 (2.56%) Business Data Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 1 (2.56%) Consultant
6 1 (2.56%) Data Mining Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Desktop Support
6 1 (2.56%) IT Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 24 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.56%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.56%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Windows
1 6 (15.38%) Windows 10
1 6 (15.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (69.23%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (64.10%) Problem-Solving
2 25 (64.10%) Visualisation
3 23 (58.97%) Data Science
4 22 (56.41%) Dimensional Modelling
4 22 (56.41%) People Management
4 22 (56.41%) User Stories
5 7 (17.95%) Data Analysis
6 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (15.38%) Data Validation
6 6 (15.38%) Migration
6 6 (15.38%) Validation
7 5 (12.82%) Analytics
7 5 (12.82%) Application Packaging
7 5 (12.82%) ITIL
8 4 (10.26%) Data Strategy
9 3 (7.69%) Data Mapping
10 2 (5.13%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (5.13%) Programme Management
10 2 (5.13%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) Python
1 3 (7.69%) R
1 3 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (5.13%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.56%) GDPR
2 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) IBM
2 2 (5.13%) RapidMiner
2 2 (5.13%) SAP
3 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.56%) Teradata