The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Conversion in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Conversion 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 terms in our Miscellaneous category.

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 Conversion
Rank 515 476 521
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +45
Contract jobs citing Data Conversion 72 68 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.50% 0.56% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 52 30
Average daily rate £413 £400 £466
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -14.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £205 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £561 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £525 £450
% change year-on-year
-19.04% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £20.50 -
% change year-on-year
+95.12% -
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
14311 12220 14892
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 25.42% 25.61% 24.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 8841 7349 8662
Average daily rate £415 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 568 621 771
Average hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% -14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%

Data Conversion
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Data Conversion Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Data Conversion
Daily Rate Trend

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

Data Conversion Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Data Conversion
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Conversion within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Data Conversion Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Data Conversion
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Conversion within the UK.

Data Conversion Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Data Conversion
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Conversion within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Data Conversion Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Data Conversion
Top 21 Contract Locations

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 UK 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -80 67 £419 +4.68% 15
London -26 43 £413 +3.12% 7
East of England -23 5 £750 +97.36% 1
South East -13 4 £455 -35.00% 6
City of London -21 4 £350 -10.54% 4
South West - 3 £600 -
Gloucestershire - 2 - -
Cheltenham - 2 - -
West Yorkshire -20 1 - -
Yorkshire -21 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - - 1
Surrey - 1 £500 - 4
North West - - - - 1
Edinburgh - - - - 1
Guildford - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Manchester - - - - 1
Sidcup - - - -
Stevenage - - - - 1
Bromley - - - -
Scotland - - - - 1

Data Conversion
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 67 (35.26%) XML
1 67 (35.26%) Migration
2 61 (32.11%) SAP
3 60 (31.58%) Finance
4 52 (27.37%) Oracle
5 42 (22.11%) XSLT
6 40 (21.05%) SQL
7 38 (20.00%) HTML
7 38 (20.00%) Publishing
8 33 (17.37%) Validation
9 28 (14.74%) Data Modelling
10 27 (14.21%) Oracle EBS R12
11 25 (13.16%) Data Migration
12 23 (12.11%) User Acceptance Testing
12 23 (12.11%) ETL
13 22 (11.58%) Billing
14 21 (11.05%) Integration Testing
14 21 (11.05%) Degree
14 21 (11.05%) ERP
14 21 (11.05%) Python
14 21 (11.05%) CRM
15 20 (10.53%) MS Excel
15 20 (10.53%) XHTML
15 20 (10.53%) Oracle EBS
16 19 (10.00%) SQL Server
16 19 (10.00%) XSD
16 19 (10.00%) SAP IS-U
16 19 (10.00%) Customer Segmentation
17 18 (9.47%) Manufacturing
17 18 (9.47%) CSS

Data Conversion
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 6 (3.16%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.11%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.05%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (1.05%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.53%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.74%) MS Office
3 8 (4.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (3.16%) MS Project
5 2 (1.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 27 (14.21%) Oracle EBS R12
2 20 (10.53%) Oracle EBS
3 19 (10.00%) SAP IS-U
4 17 (8.95%) Oracle Applications
5 13 (6.84%) SAP FI
6 10 (5.26%) Oracle Manufacturing
7 9 (4.74%) Oracle 11i
7 9 (4.74%) Oracle ASCP
8 8 (4.21%) Oracle ERP
8 8 (4.21%) SAP SD
9 7 (3.68%) Oracle Retail
9 7 (3.68%) SAP BPC
9 7 (3.68%) SAP MM
9 7 (3.68%) SAP CRM
9 7 (3.68%) SAP FI-CA
10 4 (2.11%) SAP ERP
10 4 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
10 4 (2.11%) SAP CO
10 4 (2.11%) SAP FI/CO
10 4 (2.11%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.63%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.05%) RTP
2 1 (0.53%) FTP
2 1 (0.53%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.42%) Oracle Reports
3 13 (6.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (4.74%) Oracle Database
4 9 (4.74%) Crystal Reports
5 8 (4.21%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 8 (4.21%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (4.21%) SAP BW
5 8 (4.21%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 7 (3.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (2.11%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (2.11%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.05%) Data Mining
10 2 (1.05%) Oracle Discoverer
10 2 (1.05%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.53%) SAP Data Services
11 1 (0.53%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 15 (7.89%) Oracle Forms
2 12 (6.32%) JUnit
3 10 (5.26%) LSMW
4 7 (3.68%) Ant
4 7 (3.68%) PowerDesigner
4 7 (3.68%) ProC
5 5 (2.63%) JDeveloper
6 4 (2.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.05%) LLBLGen Pro
8 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 60 (31.58%) Finance
2 38 (20.00%) Publishing
3 22 (11.58%) Billing
4 18 (9.47%) Manufacturing
5 9 (4.74%) Retail
6 5 (2.63%) Legal
7 4 (2.11%) General Ledger
7 4 (2.11%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (2.11%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.05%) Banking
8 2 (1.05%) Law
9 1 (0.53%) Local Government
9 1 (0.53%) Marketing
9 1 (0.53%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.53%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 74 (38.95%) Consultant
2 46 (24.21%) Analyst
3 36 (18.95%) Oracle Consultant
4 31 (16.32%) Architect
5 30 (15.79%) SAP Consultant
6 26 (13.68%) Developer
7 17 (8.95%) Data Analyst
8 12 (6.32%) SAP ISU Consultant
9 11 (5.79%) Technical Consultant
10 10 (5.26%) Data Consultant
11 9 (4.74%) Functional Consultant
11 9 (4.74%) Oracle Technical Consultant
12 7 (3.68%) Data Migration Analyst
13 6 (3.16%) Oracle Functional Consultant
13 6 (3.16%) Migration Consultant
13 6 (3.16%) Business Intelligence Consultant
13 6 (3.16%) Data Migration Consultant
13 6 (3.16%) SAP Data Consultant
14 5 (2.63%) SAP Analyst
14 5 (2.63%) SAP BW Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (35.26%) XML
2 42 (22.11%) XSLT
3 38 (20.00%) HTML
4 20 (10.53%) XHTML
5 19 (10.00%) XSD
6 18 (9.47%) CSS
7 7 (3.68%) .NET
7 7 (3.68%) J2EE
7 7 (3.68%) Swing
7 7 (3.68%) BAPI
8 4 (2.11%) SOAP
8 4 (2.11%) Web Services
8 4 (2.11%) DOM
9 1 (0.53%) XSL
9 1 (0.53%) MDX
9 1 (0.53%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.47%) W3C
2 14 (7.37%) Data Integration
3 10 (5.26%) Semantic Web
3 10 (5.26%) Data Extraction
4 6 (3.16%) AS400
5 3 (1.58%) FMCG
5 3 (1.58%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.05%) Replication
6 2 (1.05%) NHS
6 2 (1.05%) GIS
6 2 (1.05%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.05%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.53%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.53%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.53%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.53%) Tandem
7 1 (0.53%) LLPG
7 1 (0.53%) Derivative
7 1 (0.53%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.68%) UNIX
2 4 (2.11%) Windows
3 2 (1.05%) AIX
3 2 (1.05%) HPUX
3 2 (1.05%) Solaris
3 2 (1.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (35.26%) Migration
2 33 (17.37%) Validation
3 28 (14.74%) Data Modelling
4 25 (13.16%) Data Migration
5 23 (12.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 23 (12.11%) ETL
6 21 (11.05%) Integration Testing
6 21 (11.05%) ERP
6 21 (11.05%) CRM
7 19 (10.00%) Customer Segmentation
8 16 (8.42%) Project Management
9 14 (7.37%) RDF
9 14 (7.37%) Data Mapping
10 13 (6.84%) DRM
10 13 (6.84%) Content Management
11 12 (6.32%) Data Cleansing
12 11 (5.79%) Data Architecture
12 11 (5.79%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (5.79%) GAP Analysis
12 11 (5.79%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (21.05%) SQL
2 21 (11.05%) Python
3 16 (8.42%) XQuery
3 16 (8.42%) VBA
4 14 (7.37%) PL/SQL
5 13 (6.84%) SPARQL
6 10 (5.26%) T-SQL
7 9 (4.74%) C
8 7 (3.68%) Java
8 7 (3.68%) C++
8 7 (3.68%) Perl
8 7 (3.68%) Shell Script
9 6 (3.16%) C#
10 4 (2.11%) JavaScript
11 3 (1.58%) R
12 1 (0.53%) XPath
Qualifications
1 21 (11.05%) Degree
2 4 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (2.11%) MCAD
2 4 (2.11%) MCSD
2 4 (2.11%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.58%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.05%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (1.05%) PMP
4 2 (1.05%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.84%) QA
2 5 (2.63%) SLA
3 3 (1.58%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.05%) GxP
5 1 (0.53%) Basel III
5 1 (0.53%) COREP
5 1 (0.53%) FINREP
Systems Management
1 1 (0.53%) MOM
Vendors
1 61 (32.11%) SAP
2 52 (27.37%) Oracle
3 13 (6.84%) Hyperion
4 9 (4.74%) Business Objects
4 9 (4.74%) Informatica
4 9 (4.74%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.05%) DataFlux
5 2 (1.05%) Ab Initio
5 2 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.05%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (1.05%) CA
5 2 (1.05%) ESRI
5 2 (1.05%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.53%) Microgen
6 1 (0.53%) Siebel
6 1 (0.53%) Mapinfo
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