The 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 31 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Conversion
Rank 565 492 494
Rank change year-on-year
-73 +2
Contract jobs citing Data Conversion 24 96 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.18% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.58% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 59 44
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£338 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £235 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +21.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £40.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-50.00% +95.12%

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
16542 16546 14291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.10% 31.05% 30.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 10141 10178 8596
Average daily rate £425 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 655 642 731
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.91%

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 31 March 2015.

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
Top 30 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 31 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
England -74 22 £338 -18.18% 21
London -46 11 £323 -22.05% 5
West Midlands -5 4 £383 -10.00% 3
North West -16 2 £325 - 2
East of England +9 1 £360 - 1
City of London +8 1 £450 +9.09%
Hertfordshire +4 1 £360 - 1
Berkshire -3 1 - -
Manchester -10 1 - -
South East -34 1 - - 3
Warwickshire - 1 £340 -
Watford - 1 £360 - 1
Woking - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - - 1
Reading - - - -
Warwick - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Bedford - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Bradford - - - - 2
Brentwood - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Coventry - - - -
Derby - - - -
Letchworth - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 2
Yorkshire - - - - 2
Oxfordshire - - - -

Data Conversion
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 26 (30.23%) Data Analysis
2 23 (26.74%) Publishing
2 23 (26.74%) Migration
3 21 (24.42%) XML
3 21 (24.42%) QA
3 21 (24.42%) Data Migration
3 21 (24.42%) Data Cleansing
4 20 (23.26%) Data Mapping
4 20 (23.26%) VBA
5 19 (22.09%) XSLT
6 18 (20.93%) SAP
7 17 (19.77%) Content Management
8 15 (17.44%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (17.44%) GAP Analysis
9 14 (16.28%) Validation
9 14 (16.28%) Microsoft
10 13 (15.12%) Data Validation
10 13 (15.12%) User Acceptance Testing
11 12 (13.95%) Data Transformation
11 12 (13.95%) Finance
12 11 (12.79%) SQL
12 11 (12.79%) German Language
13 10 (11.63%) MS Office
13 10 (11.63%) MS Excel
14 9 (10.47%) Oracle
14 9 (10.47%) Data Modelling
14 9 (10.47%) ETL
14 9 (10.47%) Degree
15 8 (9.30%) Data Management
15 8 (9.30%) SAP MM

Data Conversion
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 2 (2.33%) ArcGIS
1 2 (2.33%) Oracle Workflow
1 2 (2.33%) Oracle BPEL
1 2 (2.33%) Lync
2 1 (1.16%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (11.63%) MS Office
1 10 (11.63%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.33%) MS Project
4 1 (1.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (9.30%) SAP MM
2 5 (5.81%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (4.65%) SAP PP
4 2 (2.33%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 2 (2.33%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (2.33%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (2.33%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (1.16%) Workday HCM
5 1 (1.16%) JDE OneWorld
5 1 (1.16%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (1.16%) SAP CO
5 1 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (1.16%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.98%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (6.98%) MarkLogic
2 5 (5.81%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.65%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (3.49%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.49%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.33%) Siebel EIM
5 2 (2.33%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.16%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (1.16%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.16%) MS Access
6 1 (1.16%) DTS
6 1 (1.16%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (2.33%) LSMW
2 1 (1.16%) Maven
General
1 23 (26.74%) Publishing
2 12 (13.95%) Finance
3 11 (12.79%) German Language
4 3 (3.49%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.49%) Banking
5 2 (2.33%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.16%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.16%) Retail
6 1 (1.16%) Billing
6 1 (1.16%) Law
6 1 (1.16%) Legal
6 1 (1.16%) Front Office
6 1 (1.16%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 35 (40.70%) Analyst
2 15 (17.44%) Data Analyst
3 11 (12.79%) Consultant
4 10 (11.63%) SAP Analyst
4 10 (11.63%) SAP Data Analyst
5 9 (10.47%) Functional Analyst
6 8 (9.30%) SAP Functional Analyst
7 7 (8.14%) Developer
8 6 (6.98%) Architect
8 6 (6.98%) SAP Consultant
9 4 (4.65%) Project Manager
9 4 (4.65%) Business Analyst
10 3 (3.49%) Data Architect
10 3 (3.49%) SAP PP Consultant
10 3 (3.49%) GIS Technician
10 3 (3.49%) SAP Support
11 2 (2.33%) Data Consultant
11 2 (2.33%) Data Manager
11 2 (2.33%) Data Migration Manager
11 2 (2.33%) SAP P2P Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (24.42%) XML
2 19 (22.09%) XSLT
3 2 (2.33%) .NET
3 2 (2.33%) COM
4 1 (1.16%) Web Services
4 1 (1.16%) J2EE
4 1 (1.16%) EDI
4 1 (1.16%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.16%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.44%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.49%) GIS
2 3 (3.49%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.49%) Data Integration
3 2 (2.33%) FMCG
3 2 (2.33%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.16%) NHS
4 1 (1.16%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.16%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.33%) Windows
2 1 (1.16%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.23%) Data Analysis
2 23 (26.74%) Migration
3 21 (24.42%) Data Migration
3 21 (24.42%) Data Cleansing
4 20 (23.26%) Data Mapping
5 17 (19.77%) Content Management
6 15 (17.44%) GAP Analysis
7 14 (16.28%) Validation
8 13 (15.12%) Data Validation
8 13 (15.12%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (13.95%) Data Transformation
10 9 (10.47%) Data Modelling
10 9 (10.47%) ETL
11 8 (9.30%) Project Management
11 8 (9.30%) Data Management
12 7 (8.14%) ERP
13 6 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (6.98%) Workflow
13 6 (6.98%) Content Analysis
14 5 (5.81%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (23.26%) VBA
2 11 (12.79%) SQL
3 6 (6.98%) Python
4 4 (4.65%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.49%) ABAP
6 2 (2.33%) Java
7 1 (1.16%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.16%) C#
7 1 (1.16%) VB
7 1 (1.16%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.16%) VB6
7 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (10.47%) Degree
2 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.16%) PMP
2 1 (1.16%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (24.42%) QA
2 2 (2.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 18 (20.93%) SAP
2 14 (16.28%) Microsoft
3 9 (10.47%) Oracle
4 3 (3.49%) Business Objects
4 3 (3.49%) Remedy
5 2 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.33%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (2.33%) Siebel
6 1 (1.16%) Ariba
6 1 (1.16%) Informatica
6 1 (1.16%) Lotus
6 1 (1.16%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.16%) ESRI
6 1 (1.16%) Northgate
6 1 (1.16%) NetSuite
6 1 (1.16%) DataFlux