The first table below looks at the demand for Data Transformation skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Transformation over the 3 months to 1 August 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.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Transformation
Rank 465 436 453
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +17
Contract jobs citing Data Transformation 126 138 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.27% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.37% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 94 74
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £500 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £338
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40487 37295 40755
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.10% 72.93% 70.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 25009 22626 23492
Average daily rate £400 £401 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.12% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1153 1056 1466
Average hourly rate £23.00 £30.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.33% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.51 £12.50 £13.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £45.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -

Data Transformation
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Data Transformation Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Data Transformation
Daily Rate Trend

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

Data Transformation Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Data Transformation
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Transformation within the UK over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Data Transformation Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Data Transformation
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Data Transformation Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Data Transformation
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 Transformation within the UK over the 3 months to 1 August 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
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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 -20 117 £425 - 23
London +20 78 £500 +11.11% 10
City of London +19 16 £513 +13.88% 2
South East -28 9 £313 -24.24% 1
Hampshire -9 7 £313 -19.35%
East of England -11 7 £400 -3.08% 3
South West -28 6 £333 +10.46% 3
North West -14 5 £425 +17.24% 1
Manchester -6 4 £425 +14.86%
Yorkshire -13 4 £400 +73.91% 2
West Midlands -13 4 £350 -22.22% 2
Hertfordshire - 2 £400 - 3
West Sussex - 2 £374 -
Canary Wharf +23 1 - -
Cheshire +2 1 - - 1
East Midlands -1 1 £425 -
Wiltshire -5 1 £275 -8.63%
South Wales - 1 £413 -
Wales - 1 £413 -
Dorset - 1 - - 2
Worthing - 1 £298 -
Bournemouth - 1 - - 2
Cardiff - 1 £413 -
Cheadle - - - -
Chester - - - -
Coventry - - - - 2
Crewe - - - -
Droitwich - - - -
Fareham - - - -
Hertford - - - -

Data Transformation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 135 (56.72%) SQL
2 92 (38.66%) SQL Server
3 89 (37.39%) ETL
3 89 (37.39%) Finance
4 64 (26.89%) Data Modelling
5 63 (26.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 62 (26.05%) Business Intelligence
7 55 (23.11%) Data Warehouse
8 50 (21.01%) Banking
9 44 (18.49%) Data Integration
10 42 (17.65%) Migration
11 38 (15.97%) Oracle
12 36 (15.13%) T-SQL
12 36 (15.13%) .NET
13 34 (14.29%) Project Management
13 34 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
14 30 (12.61%) MS Excel
14 30 (12.61%) Data Analysis
15 29 (12.18%) XML
16 28 (11.76%) Data Extraction
17 27 (11.34%) Microsoft
17 27 (11.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 26 (10.92%) Business Analysis
18 26 (10.92%) Java
19 24 (10.08%) Data Migration
20 23 (9.66%) Data Mapping
20 23 (9.66%) C#
21 22 (9.24%) Data Management
22 21 (8.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 20 (8.40%) Web Services

Data Transformation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 16 (6.72%) SAS
2 7 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.84%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.84%) WebLogic
3 2 (0.84%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.42%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.42%) FileNet
Applications
1 30 (12.61%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.10%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (4.62%) Cognos TM1
2 5 (2.10%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.84%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.42%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.84%) SaaS
2 1 (0.42%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.62%) FTP
2 10 (4.20%) HTTP
3 1 (0.42%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (38.66%) SQL Server
2 63 (26.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 55 (23.11%) Data Warehouse
4 34 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 27 (11.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 21 (8.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 19 (7.98%) QlikView
8 16 (6.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 16 (6.72%) SQL Server 2005
9 15 (6.30%) MySQL
9 15 (6.30%) Data Mining
10 14 (5.88%) Oracle ODI
11 13 (5.46%) Relational Database
12 12 (5.04%) DTS
12 12 (5.04%) Big Data
13 9 (3.78%) PowerCenter
14 6 (2.52%) OLAP
15 5 (2.10%) SQL Server 2000
16 4 (1.68%) MS Access
16 4 (1.68%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (5.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (4.20%) Visual Studio
2 10 (4.20%) SpecFlow
2 10 (4.20%) Cucumber
2 10 (4.20%) SoapUI
3 9 (3.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 6 (2.52%) ReSharper
5 3 (1.26%) JIRA
6 2 (0.84%) LSMW
6 2 (0.84%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (0.84%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.84%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.42%) NuGet
7 1 (0.42%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.42%) Ant
7 1 (0.42%) JUnit
7 1 (0.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.42%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.42%) Subversion
General
1 89 (37.39%) Finance
2 50 (21.01%) Banking
3 19 (7.98%) Retail
4 15 (6.30%) Investment Banking
5 10 (4.20%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.94%) Retail Banking
7 6 (2.52%) Marketing
8 5 (2.10%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.68%) Back Office
10 3 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.84%) Law
11 2 (0.84%) Games
11 2 (0.84%) French Language
11 2 (0.84%) German Language
12 1 (0.42%) Billing
12 1 (0.42%) Automotive
12 1 (0.42%) Advertising
12 1 (0.42%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.42%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 92 (38.66%) Developer
2 61 (25.63%) Analyst
3 27 (11.34%) Data Analyst
4 25 (10.50%) Business Analyst
5 24 (10.08%) SQL Developer
6 22 (9.24%) ETL Developer
7 21 (8.82%) Data Manager
7 21 (8.82%) Project Manager
8 20 (8.40%) Architect
9 16 (6.72%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 14 (5.88%) Consultant
11 13 (5.46%) Data Architect
12 10 (4.20%) Senior Developer
13 9 (3.78%) Senior SQL Developer
13 9 (3.78%) Designer
13 9 (3.78%) Data Consultant
14 8 (3.36%) Test Analyst
14 8 (3.36%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
15 7 (2.94%) .NET Developer
16 6 (2.52%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (15.13%) .NET
2 29 (12.18%) XML
3 20 (8.40%) Web Services
4 16 (6.72%) ASP.NET
5 14 (5.88%) SOAP
6 9 (3.78%) LINQ
6 9 (3.78%) JSON
7 8 (3.36%) HTML
7 8 (3.36%) MDX
8 7 (2.94%) WCF
9 6 (2.52%) XSLT
10 5 (2.10%) .NET Framework
11 4 (1.68%) CSS
11 4 (1.68%) jQuery
12 3 (1.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 3 (1.26%) WPF
12 3 (1.26%) WF
12 3 (1.26%) Silverlight
12 3 (1.26%) Ajax
13 2 (0.84%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 44 (18.49%) Data Integration
2 28 (11.76%) Data Extraction
3 16 (6.72%) Management Information System
4 12 (5.04%) Computer Science
5 10 (4.20%) Visualisation
6 6 (2.52%) Mainframe
6 6 (2.52%) IBM Mainframe
7 5 (2.10%) Credit Risk
8 4 (1.68%) Hedge funds
9 3 (1.26%) Reference Data
9 3 (1.26%) Market Risk
9 3 (1.26%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.26%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.84%) Replication
10 2 (0.84%) Economics
10 2 (0.84%) NHS
10 2 (0.84%) Taxonomies
10 2 (0.84%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.42%) Linked Data
11 1 (0.42%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.94%) UNIX
2 5 (2.10%) Windows
3 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.42%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (37.39%) ETL
2 64 (26.89%) Data Modelling
3 62 (26.05%) Business Intelligence
4 42 (17.65%) Migration
5 34 (14.29%) Project Management
6 30 (12.61%) Data Analysis
7 26 (10.92%) Business Analysis
8 24 (10.08%) Data Migration
9 23 (9.66%) Data Mapping
10 22 (9.24%) Data Management
11 20 (8.40%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
13 15 (6.30%) Validation
14 14 (5.88%) Scrum
14 14 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
14 14 (5.88%) Data Architecture
15 12 (5.04%) SOA
16 11 (4.62%) Integration Testing
16 11 (4.62%) Data Cleansing
16 11 (4.62%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 135 (56.72%) SQL
2 36 (15.13%) T-SQL
3 26 (10.92%) Java
4 23 (9.66%) C#
5 15 (6.30%) VBA
6 12 (5.04%) VB.NET
7 11 (4.62%) Ruby
8 9 (3.78%) PL/SQL
8 9 (3.78%) VB
9 7 (2.94%) JavaScript
10 5 (2.10%) XPath
11 3 (1.26%) VB6
12 2 (0.84%) Python
12 2 (0.84%) VBScript
12 2 (0.84%) ABAP
12 2 (0.84%) ActionScript
12 2 (0.84%) SAS Macro
12 2 (0.84%) ActionScript 2.0
12 2 (0.84%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.42%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 17 (7.14%) Degree
2 10 (4.20%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.78%) MCITP
3 9 (3.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (3.78%) MCTS
4 6 (2.52%) CTC Cleared
5 3 (1.26%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.26%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.42%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.42%) CIMA
6 1 (0.42%) ACCA
6 1 (0.42%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.78%) Data Quality
2 6 (2.52%) QA
3 1 (0.42%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.42%) FATCA
3 1 (0.42%) Basel III
3 1 (0.42%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.42%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.84%) Puppet
1 2 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.84%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.42%) Control-M
Vendors
1 38 (15.97%) Oracle
2 27 (11.34%) Microsoft
3 16 (6.72%) Cognos
4 12 (5.04%) SAP
5 11 (4.62%) Informatica
6 9 (3.78%) Business Objects
7 8 (3.36%) IBM
8 7 (2.94%) ESRI
9 5 (2.10%) Sybase
10 4 (1.68%) Teradata
11 3 (1.26%) Tableau
11 3 (1.26%) Bloomberg
12 2 (0.84%) Adobe
12 2 (0.84%) webMethods
12 2 (0.84%) Citrix
12 2 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.84%) Reuters
12 2 (0.84%) Talend
13 1 (0.42%) Manugistics
13 1 (0.42%) Mercator
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