The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Integration in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Integration over the 3 months to 1 August 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 North West 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Integration
Rank 110 120 134
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +14
Contract jobs citing Data Integration 25 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.83% 0.29% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.48% 1.36% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 4 4
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£475 £419 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.43% +11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £312 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.86% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £37.80 £40.75
% change year-on-year
-47.08% -7.23%
Miscellaneous Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
719 587 642
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 23.75% 21.45% 19.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 273 296
Average daily rate £385 £325 £321
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.46% +1.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £427 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 35 73
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.84 £18.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.98% -9.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.12 £10.50 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £20.50 £25.73
% change year-on-year
- -20.32%
Data Integration
England

Data Integration
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Data Integration Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Data Integration
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Data Integration Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Data Integration
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Integration across the North West region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Data Integration Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Data Integration
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Integration across the North West region.

Data Integration Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Data Integration
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Integration within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +8 7 £500 +49.81% 4
Merseyside - 1 £450 -
Manchester - - - -
Data Integration
England

Data Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Data Integration 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 Integration.

1 22 (88.00%) Data Modelling
1 22 (88.00%) Data Architecture
2 15 (60.00%) Oracle
3 14 (56.00%) Reference Data
4 10 (40.00%) ETL
5 9 (36.00%) CRM
5 9 (36.00%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (36.00%) Informatica
5 9 (36.00%) Finance
6 8 (32.00%) CA
6 8 (32.00%) ERwin
6 8 (32.00%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (32.00%) Web Services
6 8 (32.00%) EAI
6 8 (32.00%) SQL
7 7 (28.00%) PL/SQL
7 7 (28.00%) WAN
7 7 (28.00%) UNIX
7 7 (28.00%) MVS
7 7 (28.00%) PRINCE
7 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (28.00%) Business Analysis
7 7 (28.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (28.00%) Management Information System
7 7 (28.00%) Oracle EBS
7 7 (28.00%) Workflow
7 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database
8 6 (24.00%) Middleware

Data Integration
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Data Integration 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 Integration. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) WAN
2 1 (4.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (16.00%) PowerCenter
4 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (4.00%) BODI
4 1 (4.00%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) ERwin
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Architect
2 12 (48.00%) Technical Architect
3 2 (8.00%) Senior Data Modeller
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Architect
3 2 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (8.00%) Data Modeller
4 1 (4.00%) Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Data Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Integration Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Systems Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Business Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (4.00%) Design Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Data Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Solutions Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) Web Services
2 6 (24.00%) Middleware
3 1 (4.00%) JMS
3 1 (4.00%) JDBC
3 1 (4.00%) JSP
3 1 (4.00%) .NET
3 1 (4.00%) J2EE
3 1 (4.00%) JNDI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (56.00%) Reference Data
2 7 (28.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) UNIX
1 7 (28.00%) MVS
2 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) Data Modelling
1 22 (88.00%) Data Architecture
2 10 (40.00%) ETL
3 9 (36.00%) CRM
3 9 (36.00%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (32.00%) EAI
5 7 (28.00%) PRINCE
5 7 (28.00%) Business Analysis
5 7 (28.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (28.00%) Workflow
6 5 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
7 4 (16.00%) Migration
8 2 (8.00%) Information Security
9 1 (4.00%) Data Cleansing
9 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) SQL
2 7 (28.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (16.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) Oracle
2 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (36.00%) Informatica
3 8 (32.00%) CA
4 5 (20.00%) Business Objects
5 1 (4.00%) SAP
5 1 (4.00%) IBM