The first table below looks at the demand for Data Transformation skills 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 Transformation over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Scotland 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Transformation
Rank 122 112 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing Data Transformation 4 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.15% 0.34% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.48% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Average daily rate £338 £338 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1912 1658 1855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 72.15% 70.76% 66.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1021 860 977
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 26 68
Average hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +110.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £10.00 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £60.00 £33.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Data Transformation
UK

Data Transformation
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Data Transformation Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Data Transformation
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Data Transformation Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Data Transformation
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 Transformation within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +10 4 £338 +12.50%
Data Transformation
UK

Data Transformation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Data Management
3 2 (40.00%) Subversion
3 2 (40.00%) Groovy
3 2 (40.00%) Maven
3 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) WATIR
3 2 (40.00%) Selenium
3 2 (40.00%) FitNesse
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (40.00%) TortoiseSVN
3 2 (40.00%) RSpec
3 2 (40.00%) JBehave
3 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (40.00%) Puppet
3 2 (40.00%) Hudson
3 2 (40.00%) ATDD
3 2 (40.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (40.00%) Gradle
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) Inmon Methodology
3 2 (40.00%) User Stories

Data Transformation
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle 11i
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) Star Schema
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Subversion
1 2 (40.00%) Maven
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
1 2 (40.00%) WATIR
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
1 2 (40.00%) FitNesse
1 2 (40.00%) TortoiseSVN
1 2 (40.00%) RSpec
1 2 (40.00%) JBehave
1 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (40.00%) Hudson
1 2 (40.00%) Gradle
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) JUnit
1 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Automation Tester
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Automation Tester
1 2 (40.00%) Tester
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Tester
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Sybase Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
1 2 (40.00%) Data Management
1 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (40.00%) ATDD
1 2 (40.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 2 (40.00%) Inmon Methodology
1 2 (40.00%) User Stories
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) ETL
1 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Fund Accounting
2 1 (20.00%) Cash Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Groovy
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
1 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Sybase