The table below looks at the statistics for Data Transformation skills 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 Transformation over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Transformation
Rank 184 212 200
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -12
Contract jobs citing Data Transformation 15 15 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.25% 0.21% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.27% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 18
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£488 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £360 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £495 £623
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 -
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4478 5509 5854
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 76.07% 76.51% 75.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3363 4079 4310
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £618
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 71 93
Average hourly rate £21.88 £21.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.74% -31.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.47 £13.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £55.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

Data Transformation
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Data Transformation Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Data Transformation
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 Transformation across the City of London region.

Data Transformation Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Data Transformation
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Transformation across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Data Transformation Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Data Transformation
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Transformation across the City of London region.

Data Transformation Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Data Transformation 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 Transformation.

1 22 (73.33%) SQL
2 16 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 16 (53.33%) ETL
2 16 (53.33%) Data Modelling
3 11 (36.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (33.33%) Data Integration
4 10 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 9 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (30.00%) Finance
5 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (26.67%) Banking
6 8 (26.67%) T-SQL
6 8 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (26.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (23.33%) MCTS
7 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (23.33%) MCITP
7 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 7 (23.33%) Data Architecture
7 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (23.33%) Oracle
7 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
7 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (16.67%) Data Migration
8 5 (16.67%) Migration
9 4 (13.33%) Retail
9 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio
9 4 (13.33%) Investment Banking
9 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Data Transformation 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 Transformation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.67%) SAS
2 1 (3.33%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) FTP
1 1 (3.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (36.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (26.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (10.00%) QlikView
7 2 (6.67%) PowerCenter
7 2 (6.67%) DTS
7 2 (6.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 2 (6.67%) Base SAS
7 2 (6.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 2 (6.67%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (3.33%) Big Data
8 1 (3.33%) Apache Hive
8 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
8 1 (3.33%) MySQL
8 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (6.67%) JIRA
2 2 (6.67%) ReSharper
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (3.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 8 (26.67%) Banking
3 4 (13.33%) Retail
3 4 (13.33%) Investment Banking
4 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (6.67%) Marketing
5 2 (6.67%) French Language
6 1 (3.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Developer
2 7 (23.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 6 (20.00%) ETL Developer
3 6 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Senior SQL Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Project Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Data Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Informatica Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Data Manager
6 2 (6.67%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Digital Project Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Data Migration Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Informatica ETL Developer
6 2 (6.67%) QlikView Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) XML
1 3 (10.00%) .NET
2 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.67%) LINQ
2 2 (6.67%) WCF
3 1 (3.33%) Cascading
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Mainframe
3 2 (6.67%) Market Risk
3 2 (6.67%) Hedge funds
3 2 (6.67%) Digital Media
3 2 (6.67%) Taxonomies
3 2 (6.67%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (6.67%) User Experience
4 1 (3.33%) Data Extraction
4 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.33%) Economics
4 1 (3.33%) Equities
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) ETL
1 16 (53.33%) Data Modelling
2 10 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (23.33%) Data Architecture
4 5 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 5 (16.67%) Migration
5 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 3 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Project Management
7 2 (6.67%) Quality Management
7 2 (6.67%) EAI
7 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
7 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.67%) Fund Management
8 1 (3.33%) MapReduce
8 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
8 1 (3.33%) Data Mapping
8 1 (3.33%) Direct Marketing
Programming Languages
1 22 (73.33%) SQL
2 8 (26.67%) T-SQL
3 3 (10.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (10.00%) Java
4 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
4 2 (6.67%) VBA
4 2 (6.67%) C#
4 2 (6.67%) SAS Macro
5 1 (3.33%) Scala
5 1 (3.33%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) MCTS
1 7 (23.33%) MCITP
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (6.67%) DV Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Informatica
3 2 (6.67%) IBM
4 1 (3.33%) Talend
4 1 (3.33%) Cognos
4 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com