The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Conversion in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Conversion over the 3 months to 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Conversion
Rank 130 129 103
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -26
Contract jobs citing Data Conversion 3 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.094% 0.036% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% 0.13% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
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£375 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £475
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -15.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- +71.42%
Data Conversion
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
911 757 682
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 28.61% 27.49% 27.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 444 413 341
Average daily rate £350 £360 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £245 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £481 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 19 25
Average hourly rate £21.50 £22.50 £13.22
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% +70.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.85 £11.40 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £62.80 £17.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.66 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-6.38% +5.00%

Data Conversion
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Data Conversion Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Data Conversion
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Data Conversion Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Data Conversion
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Conversion within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 August 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
Glasgow - 3 £375 -
Data Conversion
UK

Data Conversion
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Data Conversion 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 Conversion.

1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Data Extraction
2 2 (66.67%) Data Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Data Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (66.67%) Metadata Management
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) COBOL
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) VME

Data Conversion
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Data Conversion 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 Conversion. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) MI Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Development Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Extraction
1 2 (66.67%) Data Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Data Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Metadata Management
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) COBOL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) SAP