The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the City of London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Conversion
Rank 206 185 214
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +29
Contract jobs citing Data Conversion 4 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.062% 0.19% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.19% 0.61% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 5
Average daily rate £350 £391 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.54% -28.86%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £525 £450
% change year-on-year
-19.04% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £20.50 -
% change year-on-year
+95.12% -
Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2104 1962 2676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 32.60% 31.48% 33.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1574 1453 2002
Average daily rate £500 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 54 81
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £16.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £135.00 £46.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
Data Conversion
London

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Conversion across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Data Conversion Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (40.00%) XML
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) XSLT
2 3 (30.00%) Publishing
3 2 (20.00%) Validation
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) ETL
3 2 (20.00%) XHTML
3 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) XQuery
3 2 (20.00%) Ant
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Retail
4 1 (10.00%) Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) Content Management
4 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (10.00%) XPath
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) DataFlux
4 1 (10.00%) QA
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (10.00%) SAP BPC
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (10.00%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Ant
2 1 (10.00%) JUnit
2 1 (10.00%) ProC
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (30.00%) Publishing
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Data Migration Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Hyperion Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Technical Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) SAP BI Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) ScrumMaster
3 1 (10.00%) Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SAP BW Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) XML
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 3 (30.00%) XSLT
3 2 (20.00%) XHTML
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE
4 1 (10.00%) XSL
4 1 (10.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Reference Data
1 1 (10.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
1 1 (10.00%) AIX
1 1 (10.00%) HPUX
1 1 (10.00%) Solaris
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Validation
1 2 (20.00%) Migration
1 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Data Management
2 1 (10.00%) Content Management
2 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Time Management
2 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Data Mapping
2 1 (10.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) Change Control
2 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (10.00%) Master Data Management
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (10.00%) DRM
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) XQuery
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) XPath
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) C++
2 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) DataFlux
2 1 (10.00%) Microgen
2 1 (10.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Hyperion
2 1 (10.00%) MicroStrategy