The table below looks at the statistics for Data Transformation skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Transformation over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Transformation
UK
Rank 460 522 474
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -48
Contract jobs citing Data Transformation 132 103 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.21% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.25% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 54 80
Median daily rate £490 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £269 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £614 £753
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £429 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.95% +7.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 6
Median hourly rate £38.75 £23.75 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.15% -15.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 - £28.25

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36787 40770 39839
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.22% 81.73% 78.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 24383 26360 25795
Median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 934 1195 1065
Median hourly rate £33.28 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

Data Transformation
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Data Transformation as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 16 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Transformation within the UK over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +51 131 £495 +10.00% 27
London +30 75 £538 +0.74% 19
South East +27 22 £450 +28.57% 2
City of London +3 14 £450 -21.73% 1
West Midlands -2 11 £380 -20.00% 2
East of England -4 8 £469 +4.11% 1
North West +23 6 £625 -28.57% 1
South West +10 5 £360 -11.11% 2
Berkshire +4 5 £425 +21.42%
Hertfordshire - 5 £469 -
Hemel Hempstead - 5 £469 -
West Sussex - 5 £625 -
Hampshire +17 4 £750 +90.47% 1
Yorkshire +15 4 £525 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £525 -
Merseyside - 4 £650 -
Horsham - 4 £625 -
Leeds - 4 £525 -
Birmingham - 4 £357 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 - -
Portsmouth - 3 - -
Gloucestershire - 3 £360 - 2
Surrey - 3 £450 - 1
Warwickshire - 3 £405 -
Croydon - 3 £488 -
Liverpool - 3 £650 -
Maidenhead - 3 £425 -
Cambridge - 2 - -
Guildford - 2 £450 - 1
Northamptonshire - 2 - -

Data Transformation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Transformation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Data Transformation.

1 137 (47.74%) SQL
2 90 (31.36%) Migration
3 86 (29.97%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (29.97%) Data Modelling
4 76 (26.48%) Oracle
4 76 (26.48%) Data Migration
5 72 (25.09%) Finance
6 64 (22.30%) SDLC
7 62 (21.60%) ETL
8 61 (21.25%) Java
8 61 (21.25%) Business Intelligence
9 56 (19.51%) Banking
10 55 (19.16%) Data Warehouse
11 51 (17.77%) Data Quality
12 48 (16.72%) Big Data
13 47 (16.38%) Data Management
14 45 (15.68%) SQL Server
15 44 (15.33%) Analytical Skills
16 41 (14.29%) Python
17 39 (13.59%) Relational Database
18 38 (13.24%) Software Engineering
19 36 (12.54%) Spring
19 36 (12.54%) Investment Banking
20 35 (12.20%) Data Analysis
20 35 (12.20%) Hadoop
21 34 (11.85%) Validation
22 33 (11.50%) Workflow
22 33 (11.50%) SAP
22 33 (11.50%) XML
22 33 (11.50%) Technical Analysis

Data Transformation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 25 (8.71%) Apache Spark
2 11 (3.83%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (3.83%) SAS
3 6 (2.09%) IIS
4 4 (1.39%) Apache
4 4 (1.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (1.39%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.05%) Apache Pig
5 3 (1.05%) Mule
6 2 (0.70%) Apache Solr
6 2 (0.70%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.35%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.35%) CMS
7 1 (0.35%) Gentran
7 1 (0.35%) JBoss
7 1 (0.35%) Mule ESB
7 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (6.27%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.09%) MS Office
3 5 (1.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.35%) Stata
Business Applications
1 8 (2.79%) Cognos TM1
2 7 (2.44%) SAP HR
3 6 (2.09%) SAP ERP
4 5 (1.74%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (1.05%) Cognos Controller
6 2 (0.70%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.70%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.35%) SAP IS-U
7 1 (0.35%) SAP MDM
7 1 (0.35%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.09%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.74%) Amazon Kinesis
3 5 (1.74%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (1.05%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.70%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.70%) SaaS
6 1 (0.35%) Amazon Glacier
6 1 (0.35%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.35%) BlueKai
6 1 (0.35%) FinancialForce.com
6 1 (0.35%) GitHub
6 1 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.35%) IaaS
6 1 (0.35%) PaaS
6 1 (0.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.74%) LAN
2 4 (1.39%) SSH
3 3 (1.05%) HTTP
3 3 (1.05%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.70%) FTP
4 2 (0.70%) Network Security
5 1 (0.35%) DSL
5 1 (0.35%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (19.16%) Data Warehouse
2 48 (16.72%) Big Data
3 45 (15.68%) SQL Server
4 39 (13.59%) Relational Database
5 35 (12.20%) Hadoop
6 24 (8.36%) DB2
7 23 (8.01%) NoSQL
8 22 (7.67%) Apache Hive
9 20 (6.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 15 (5.23%) Oracle Reports
11 14 (4.88%) Oracle Database
11 14 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 13 (4.53%) BusinessObjects
12 13 (4.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 12 (4.18%) SQL Server 2014
14 10 (3.48%) RDBMS
15 9 (3.14%) DataStage
15 9 (3.14%) SQL Server 2012
16 8 (2.79%) IBM InfoSphere
16 8 (2.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (6.27%) JIRA
2 13 (4.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (4.18%) Visual Studio
4 7 (2.44%) ERwin
4 7 (2.44%) LSMW
5 6 (2.09%) Git (software)
6 5 (1.74%) Eclipse
7 4 (1.39%) Talend Open Studio
8 3 (1.05%) Cucumber
8 3 (1.05%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.05%) Maven
8 3 (1.05%) Zephyr
9 2 (0.70%) PowerDesigner
9 2 (0.70%) Toad
10 1 (0.35%) AccuRev
10 1 (0.35%) GoCD
10 1 (0.35%) JDeveloper
10 1 (0.35%) Rational Rhapsody
10 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.35%) Vagrant
General
1 72 (25.09%) Finance
2 56 (19.51%) Banking
3 36 (12.54%) Investment Banking
4 20 (6.97%) Marketing
5 10 (3.48%) Retail
6 9 (3.14%) Legal
7 7 (2.44%) Law
7 7 (2.44%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.39%) Back Office
8 4 (1.39%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.05%) Electronics
9 3 (1.05%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.70%) Advertising
10 2 (0.70%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.35%) Billing
11 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.35%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 84 (29.27%) Developer
2 74 (25.78%) Analyst
3 47 (16.38%) Data Analyst
4 39 (13.59%) Java Developer
5 36 (12.54%) Senior Developer
6 30 (10.45%) Agile Developer
6 30 (10.45%) Agile Java Developer
6 30 (10.45%) Senior Java Developer
7 29 (10.10%) Senior Agile Developer
7 29 (10.10%) Senior Agile Java Developer
8 27 (9.41%) Architect
9 22 (7.67%) Business Analyst
9 22 (7.67%) Consultant
10 20 (6.97%) SQL Analyst
11 19 (6.62%) SQL Data Analyst
12 17 (5.92%) Data Engineer
12 17 (5.92%) Team Leader
13 16 (5.57%) Data Architect
14 12 (4.18%) Java Team Leader
14 12 (4.18%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (12.54%) Spring
2 33 (11.50%) XML
3 30 (10.45%) Hibernate
4 27 (9.41%) J2SE
5 18 (6.27%) .NET
6 13 (4.53%) Web Services
7 12 (4.18%) SOAP
8 10 (3.48%) WCF
9 9 (3.14%) Kafka
9 9 (3.14%) XSLT
10 7 (2.44%) BAPI
10 7 (2.44%) REST
10 7 (2.44%) XML Messaging
11 6 (2.09%) .NET Framework
11 6 (2.09%) ASP.NET
11 6 (2.09%) MDX
11 6 (2.09%) Pandas
11 6 (2.09%) scikit-learn
12 5 (1.74%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 5 (1.74%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 44 (15.33%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (10.10%) Economics
3 27 (9.41%) Data Structures
4 13 (4.53%) Data Extraction
4 13 (4.53%) Visualisation
5 12 (4.18%) Replication
6 10 (3.48%) Management Information System
7 9 (3.14%) Data Integration
7 9 (3.14%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (3.14%) Statistics
8 8 (2.79%) Computer Science
9 7 (2.44%) Algorithms
9 7 (2.44%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.74%) Virtual Team
11 4 (1.39%) Data Conversion
11 4 (1.39%) Mainframe
12 3 (1.05%) Credit Risk
12 3 (1.05%) Fintech
12 3 (1.05%) NHS
12 3 (1.05%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 17 (5.92%) Linux
2 11 (3.83%) Windows
3 5 (1.74%) Unix
4 1 (0.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (31.36%) Migration
2 86 (29.97%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (29.97%) Data Modelling
3 76 (26.48%) Data Migration
4 64 (22.30%) SDLC
5 62 (21.60%) ETL
6 61 (21.25%) Business Intelligence
7 47 (16.38%) Data Management
8 38 (13.24%) Software Engineering
9 35 (12.20%) Data Analysis
10 34 (11.85%) Validation
11 33 (11.50%) Technical Analysis
11 33 (11.50%) Workflow
12 30 (10.45%) Open Source
13 29 (10.10%) Pair Programming
14 27 (9.41%) Data Architecture
15 25 (8.71%) Scrum
16 23 (8.01%) ERP
17 21 (7.32%) Dimensional Modelling
17 21 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 137 (47.74%) SQL
2 61 (21.25%) Java
3 41 (14.29%) Python
4 31 (10.80%) R
5 22 (7.67%) C++
5 22 (7.67%) Scala
6 18 (6.27%) C#
7 17 (5.92%) T-SQL
8 6 (2.09%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.39%) Ruby
9 4 (1.39%) XAML
10 3 (1.05%) VBA
10 3 (1.05%) XQuery
11 2 (0.70%) C
11 2 (0.70%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.70%) VB
12 1 (0.35%) PHP
12 1 (0.35%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.35%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.35%) XPath
Qualifications
1 27 (9.41%) Degree
2 25 (8.71%) Security Cleared
3 20 (6.97%) SC Cleared
4 10 (3.48%) ISTQB
5 7 (2.44%) ISEB
6 3 (1.05%) CIMA
6 3 (1.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.70%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.35%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.35%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (17.77%) Data Quality
2 12 (4.18%) QA
3 2 (0.70%) Basel II
3 2 (0.70%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.70%) ISO20022
4 1 (0.35%) MiFID
4 1 (0.35%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.09%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.05%) HDFS
3 2 (0.70%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.39%) Data Guard
2 2 (0.70%) Oozie
3 1 (0.35%) Ansible
3 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 76 (26.48%) Oracle
2 33 (11.50%) SAP
3 26 (9.06%) Teradata
4 22 (7.67%) Microsoft
4 22 (7.67%) Sybase
5 21 (7.32%) Netezza
6 16 (5.57%) Cognos
6 16 (5.57%) Informatica
7 9 (3.14%) IBM
8 7 (2.44%) Cloudera
9 6 (2.09%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (2.09%) Tableau
10 5 (1.74%) Telerik
11 4 (1.39%) MicroStrategy
11 4 (1.39%) Talend
12 3 (1.05%) Hortonworks
12 3 (1.05%) HP
12 3 (1.05%) Northgate
12 3 (1.05%) PeopleSoft
12 3 (1.05%) VMware
London
Robert Walters UK
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: market rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
First Point
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
First Point
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago