The table below looks at the statistics for Data Transformation skills 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 Transformation over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Transformation
Rank 153 129 122
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -7
Contract jobs citing Data Transformation 3 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.079% 0.49% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.097% 0.64% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 14 7
Average daily rate £875 £338 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+159.25% -32.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £365 £425
% change year-on-year
+19.86% -14.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
- +80.00%
Data Transformation
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3086 2490 2051
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 80.91% 76.47% 74.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1883 1473 1042
Average daily rate £400 £390 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +7.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 101 113
Average hourly rate £39.25 £32.54 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.62% -1.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.87 £14.00 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £49.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Data Transformation
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Data Transformation Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Data Transformation
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 Transformation across the North West region.

Data Transformation Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Data Transformation
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 Transformation across the North West region.

Data Transformation Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Data Transformation
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 Transformation within the North West region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -12 2 - -
Data Transformation
England

Data Transformation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 5 (50.00%) Cognos
1 5 (50.00%) DTS
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
1 5 (50.00%) Teradata
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (30.00%) ReportNet
2 3 (30.00%) VB
2 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (30.00%) XML
2 3 (30.00%) Unix
2 3 (30.00%) Cognos Powerplay
2 3 (30.00%) Cognos Impromptu
2 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (30.00%) SOA
2 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) Cognos Transformer
2 3 (30.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (20.00%) Coaching
3 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) EAI
3 2 (20.00%) XPath
3 2 (20.00%) ActionScript 2.0
3 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) EDI
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) B2B

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (10.00%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) DTS
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (30.00%) Cognos Impromptu
2 3 (30.00%) Cognos Powerplay
2 3 (30.00%) Cognos Transformer
2 3 (30.00%) ReportNet
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) MS Access
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Back Office
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Cognos Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Business Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Cognos BI Developer
3 2 (20.00%) EDI Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Database Developer
4 1 (10.00%) ERP Implementation Manager
4 1 (10.00%) ERP Implementation Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) ERP Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Implementation Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Database Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (30.00%) XML
2 2 (20.00%) EDI
2 2 (20.00%) EDIFACT
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) XSL
2 2 (20.00%) XSLT
3 1 (10.00%) JSON
3 1 (10.00%) RESTful
3 1 (10.00%) SOAP
3 1 (10.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (30.00%) SOA
2 2 (20.00%) B2B
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) Coaching
2 2 (20.00%) CRM
2 2 (20.00%) EAI
2 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Benchmarking
3 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Mapping
3 1 (10.00%) Data Validation
3 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) VB
3 2 (20.00%) ActionScript
3 2 (20.00%) ActionScript 2.0
3 2 (20.00%) XPath
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Cognos
1 5 (50.00%) Teradata
2 2 (20.00%) IBM
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) CODA
3 1 (10.00%) JD Edwards
3 1 (10.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) Software AG
3 1 (10.00%) Talend