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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Transformation
Rank 129 122 105
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -17
Contract jobs citing Data Transformation 18 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.53% 0.30% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.41% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 3
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£350 £463 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.32% +2.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-12.94% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
2509 1957 1590
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 73.64% 72.27% 69.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1411 1011 813
Average daily rate £400 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £269 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £489
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 118 86
Average hourly rate £37.00 £33.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% +24.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £12.50 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £46.00 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 +10 9 £350 -44.00% 1
Manchester -8 5 £325 -3.70% 1
Data Transformation
England

Data Transformation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 19 (76.00%) SQL
2 13 (52.00%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (52.00%) ETL
2 13 (52.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (48.00%) Data Structures
4 11 (44.00%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
5 10 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
8 7 (28.00%) VB
8 7 (28.00%) Kimball Methodology
9 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (24.00%) Java
9 6 (24.00%) Cognos
9 6 (24.00%) MS Office
9 6 (24.00%) Oracle
10 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (20.00%) Data Analysis
10 5 (20.00%) Finance
10 5 (20.00%) MS Access
10 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
11 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
11 4 (16.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 4 (16.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
11 4 (16.00%) Informatica

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

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (8.00%) SAS
2 1 (4.00%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (24.00%) MS Office
3 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) Data Warehouse
1 13 (52.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (20.00%) MS Access
5 4 (16.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 4 (16.00%) PowerCenter
6 2 (8.00%) Cognos Transformer
6 2 (8.00%) Cognos Powerplay
6 2 (8.00%) Cognos Impromptu
6 2 (8.00%) DTS
6 2 (8.00%) ReportNet
6 2 (8.00%) Star Schema
7 1 (4.00%) OLAP
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) General Ledger
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Developer
2 10 (40.00%) SQL Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Data Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Data Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Applications Support
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Architect
6 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Applications Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) ETL Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Data Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Systems Support
7 1 (4.00%) Support Specialist
7 1 (4.00%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (8.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) Data Structures
2 11 (44.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (12.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) ETL
2 10 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (28.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 5 (20.00%) Data Analysis
6 4 (16.00%) Project Management
7 3 (12.00%) Change Management
7 3 (12.00%) Scrum
7 3 (12.00%) B2B
7 3 (12.00%) ITIL
7 3 (12.00%) Analytics
8 2 (8.00%) Data Validation
8 2 (8.00%) Data Architecture
8 2 (8.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (8.00%) Master Data Management
8 2 (8.00%) Metadata Management
8 2 (8.00%) Demand Forecasting
8 2 (8.00%) Data Governance
8 2 (8.00%) Logical Data Model
8 2 (8.00%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) SQL
2 7 (28.00%) VB
3 6 (24.00%) Java
4 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.00%) Python
5 2 (8.00%) Perl
6 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.00%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) Cognos
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle
3 4 (16.00%) Informatica
4 3 (12.00%) Teradata
4 3 (12.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (4.00%) HP