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 29 January 2015 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Transformation
Rank 118 114 116
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Contract jobs citing Data Transformation 10 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.32% 0.52% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.71% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 6
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +66.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £355 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £425 £338
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +25.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £12.50 -
% change year-on-year
+92.00% -
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
2274 1963 1757
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 73.76% 72.78% 66.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1353 1000 942
Average daily rate £375 £363 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 97 83
Average hourly rate £26.50 £33.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.69% +46.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.70 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Transformation across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Data Transformation Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 January 2015. 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 0 7 £350 -30.00%
Manchester -5 1 £275 -18.51% 1
Data Transformation
England

Data Transformation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 9 (56.25%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
4 7 (43.75%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (43.75%) ETL
5 6 (37.50%) Oracle
5 6 (37.50%) Java
6 5 (31.25%) VB
6 5 (31.25%) MS Access
6 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
6 5 (31.25%) Data Analysis
6 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
6 5 (31.25%) Finance
6 5 (31.25%) Data Structures
6 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
7 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (25.00%) Informatica
7 4 (25.00%) PowerCenter
8 3 (18.75%) B2B
8 3 (18.75%) Project Management
8 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
8 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
8 3 (18.75%) Data Integration
8 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
8 3 (18.75%) Scrum
9 2 (12.50%) Validation
9 2 (12.50%) Change Management

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) SAS
2 1 (6.25%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
1 7 (43.75%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (31.25%) MS Access
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (25.00%) PowerCenter
4 2 (12.50%) Star Schema
5 1 (6.25%) OLAP
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle OLAP
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Applications Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) ETL Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 2 (12.50%) Data Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Data Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Informatica ETL Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Support
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst Developer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (31.25%) Data Structures
3 3 (18.75%) Data Integration
3 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) ETL
3 5 (31.25%) Data Analysis
4 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (18.75%) B2B
5 3 (18.75%) Project Management
5 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
5 3 (18.75%) Scrum
6 2 (12.50%) Validation
6 2 (12.50%) Change Management
6 2 (12.50%) Data Validation
6 2 (12.50%) Data Architecture
6 2 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Data Management
6 2 (12.50%) ITIL
6 2 (12.50%) Analytics
6 2 (12.50%) Master Data Management
6 2 (12.50%) Metadata Management
6 2 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
6 2 (12.50%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) Java
3 5 (31.25%) VB
4 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
5 2 (12.50%) Perl
5 2 (12.50%) Python
6 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 4 (25.00%) Informatica
4 2 (12.50%) ServiceNow
5 1 (6.25%) Teradata