The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Conversion in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Conversion over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Conversion
Rank - 136 146
Contract jobs citing Data Conversion 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.032% 0.094%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.14% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £360 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £20.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -50.00%
Data Conversion
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
804 739 864
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 27.44% 23.88% 27.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 508 448 498
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £515 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 51 57
Average hourly rate £39.00 £32.25 £15.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.93% +113.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.63 £11.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.20 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £18.88 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.87% -5.60%

Data Conversion
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Data Conversion Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Data Conversion
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Data Conversion Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Data Conversion
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Conversion across the South West region.

Data Conversion Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Data Conversion
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Database Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Master Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) DataStage
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) LSMW
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Data Conversion
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) DataStage
2 1 (33.33%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) LSMW
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Data Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Migration Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Database Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle