The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Conversion in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Conversion over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Conversion
Rank 200 220 227
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +7
Contract jobs citing Data Conversion 3 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.051% 0.070% 0.050%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.19% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -21.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £366 £483
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £600 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £438 £350
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.69 £17.50 -
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2036 2689 2998
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 34.47% 37.56% 37.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1460 1980 2206
Average daily rate £466 £480 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.02% +1.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 56 65
Average hourly rate £17.68 £19.50 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.32% -1.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £14.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £48.00 £32.73
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £17.50 £27.82
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -37.08%

Data Conversion
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Conversion across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Data Conversion Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Data Conversion
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Conversion across the City of London region.

Data Conversion Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Data Conversion
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Data Conversion also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Data Conversion.

1 10 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (50.00%) Migration
2 7 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 6 (42.86%) Data Reconciliation
3 6 (42.86%) Oracle
4 5 (35.71%) ETL
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) Finance
4 5 (35.71%) Informatica
4 5 (35.71%) Integration Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Data Integration
5 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
6 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (21.43%) RDBMS
6 3 (21.43%) Star Schema
6 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
6 3 (21.43%) DB2
6 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Teradata
6 3 (21.43%) Data Mapping
6 3 (21.43%) Analytics
6 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
6 3 (21.43%) User Experience
7 2 (14.29%) LoadUI
7 2 (14.29%) Automation Testing
7 2 (14.29%) SoapUI
7 2 (14.29%) WebDriver

Data Conversion
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Data Conversion also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Data Conversion. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) PeopleSoft HRMS
1 1 (7.14%) SAP HR
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
1 3 (21.43%) DB2
1 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (21.43%) RDBMS
1 3 (21.43%) Star Schema
1 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Big Data
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) JMeter
1 2 (14.29%) Selenium
1 2 (14.29%) WebDriver
1 2 (14.29%) SoapUI
1 2 (14.29%) LoadUI
2 1 (7.14%) LSMW
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (7.14%) ProC
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Publishing
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Test Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Test Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) MI Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Data Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) SAP Data Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Data Conversion Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) SOAP
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
1 2 (14.29%) XML
1 2 (14.29%) JSON
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) J2EE
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) XSD
2 1 (7.14%) XSLT
2 1 (7.14%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Data Integration
2 3 (21.43%) User Experience
3 1 (7.14%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) UNIX
1 1 (7.14%) AIX
1 1 (7.14%) HPUX
1 1 (7.14%) Solaris
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (50.00%) Migration
2 7 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 6 (42.86%) Data Reconciliation
4 5 (35.71%) ETL
4 5 (35.71%) Integration Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
6 3 (21.43%) Analytics
6 3 (21.43%) Data Mapping
6 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
6 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
7 2 (14.29%) CRM
7 2 (14.29%) ERP
7 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
7 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
7 2 (14.29%) Automation Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.14%) C
3 1 (7.14%) C++
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) VBA
3 1 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) XQuery
3 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 5 (35.71%) Informatica
3 3 (21.43%) Teradata
4 2 (14.29%) SAP
5 1 (7.14%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (7.14%) PeopleSoft