The first table below looks at the demand for Data Virtualisation skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Virtualisation over the 3 months to 17 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Virtualization
Rank 543 518 564
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +46
Contract jobs citing Data Virtualisation 14 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.027% 0.009% 0.011%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.037% 0.013% 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 5
Average daily rate £550 £388 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.93% -22.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £378 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £398 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £443 £375 -
% change year-on-year
+18.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37929 31517 38922
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.86% 72.98% 69.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 23931 19262 22641
Average daily rate £405 £413 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1113 994 1339
Average hourly rate £28.00 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.55 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Data Virtualisation
UK

Data Virtualisation
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Data Virtualisation Jobs Demand Trend in England

Data Virtualisation
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Virtualisation across the England region.

Data Virtualisation Daily Rate Trend in England

Data Virtualisation
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Virtualisation across the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Data Virtualisation Daily Rate Histogram in England

Data Virtualisation
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Virtualisation within the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -27 10 £550 +37.50% 2
North West - - - -
South West - - - - 1
Data Virtualisation
UK

Data Virtualisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Data Virtualisation 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 Virtualisation.

1 14 (73.68%) Oracle
2 12 (63.16%) UNIX
3 8 (42.11%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (42.11%) Telecoms
4 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (36.84%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (36.84%) SQL
5 6 (31.58%) ETL
5 6 (31.58%) Windows
5 6 (31.58%) SAN
5 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
5 6 (31.58%) Games
5 6 (31.58%) Scrum
5 6 (31.58%) Ab Initio
5 6 (31.58%) Online Games
5 6 (31.58%) Dimensional Modelling
6 5 (26.32%) Marketing
6 5 (26.32%) Finance
6 5 (26.32%) Web Services
6 5 (26.32%) Java
6 5 (26.32%) PL/SQL
6 5 (26.32%) Analytics
6 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
7 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
7 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (21.05%) vSphere
7 4 (21.05%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (21.05%) IIS
7 4 (21.05%) Linux
7 4 (21.05%) LAN

Data Virtualisation
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Data Virtualisation 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 Virtualisation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (21.05%) IIS
2 3 (15.79%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.53%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) SAN
2 4 (21.05%) OSPF
2 4 (21.05%) VLAN
2 4 (21.05%) LAN
2 4 (21.05%) WAN
2 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
4 3 (15.79%) MySQL
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (10.53%) Hadoop
5 2 (10.53%) Big Data
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
5 2 (10.53%) OLAP
5 2 (10.53%) Data Mining
5 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
5 2 (10.53%) Star Schema
5 2 (10.53%) ProClarity
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (10.53%) Spotfire
General
1 8 (42.11%) Telecoms
2 6 (31.58%) Games
3 5 (26.32%) Marketing
3 5 (26.32%) Finance
4 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Architect
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Java Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Designer
5 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Report Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Data Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Data Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Ab Initio Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Business Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) Web Services
2 3 (15.79%) HTML
2 3 (15.79%) CSS
2 3 (15.79%) JAX-RPC
2 3 (15.79%) Hibernate
2 3 (15.79%) Spring
2 3 (15.79%) JPA
2 3 (15.79%) Struts2
2 3 (15.79%) Struts
3 2 (10.53%) REST
3 2 (10.53%) MDX
3 2 (10.53%) JDBC
3 2 (10.53%) SOAP
3 2 (10.53%) XML
3 2 (10.53%) XSLT
3 2 (10.53%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Online Games
2 4 (21.05%) Data Integration
2 4 (21.05%) Replication
3 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (10.53%) Visualisation
4 2 (10.53%) Mainframe
4 2 (10.53%) AS400
5 1 (5.26%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) UNIX
2 6 (31.58%) Windows
3 4 (21.05%) Linux
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (21.05%) SUSE
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (15.79%) Mac OS X
5 2 (10.53%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (31.58%) Scrum
3 6 (31.58%) ETL
3 6 (31.58%) Dimensional Modelling
4 5 (26.32%) Analytics
5 4 (21.05%) Data Protection
5 4 (21.05%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (21.05%) Data Modelling
5 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (15.79%) CRM
6 3 (15.79%) Web Development
6 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
7 2 (10.53%) OO
7 2 (10.53%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) Big Data Analytics
7 2 (10.53%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (10.53%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) Java
2 5 (26.32%) PL/SQL
3 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (5.26%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
5 1 (5.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) CCNP
1 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 4 (21.05%) VMware ESX
2 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (21.05%) SRDF
2 4 (21.05%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 4 (21.05%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Oracle
2 6 (31.58%) Ab Initio
3 4 (21.05%) VMware
3 4 (21.05%) Hitachi
3 4 (21.05%) NetApp
3 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
3 4 (21.05%) Symantec
3 4 (21.05%) Cisco
3 4 (21.05%) IBM
3 4 (21.05%) HP
3 4 (21.05%) EMC
3 4 (21.05%) Avaya
3 4 (21.05%) Brocade
4 3 (15.79%) JBoss
5 2 (10.53%) Netezza
5 2 (10.53%) Lattice Semiconductor
5 2 (10.53%) Tableau
5 2 (10.53%) BMC
5 2 (10.53%) Citrix
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft