The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Transformation
Rank 472 449 444
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -5
Contract jobs citing Data Transformation 105 109 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.22% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.30% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 68 68
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £425 £338
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +25.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £24.00 £12.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+92.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £12.50 -
% change year-on-year
+92.00% -

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
38243 36175 32672
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 75.25% 74.28% 71.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 24566 22006 19405
Average daily rate £422 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £274 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1006 1114 1321
Average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% -11.29%

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 27 January 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Transformation within the UK over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Data Transformation Hourly Rate Histogram 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 27 January 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 -28 97 £425 - 18
London +7 59 £450 +16.12% 7
City of London +19 12 £475 +26.66% 2
North West -15 10 £350 -30.00% 1
South East -24 10 £388 -1.89% 5
Scotland -1 8 £400 -13.51%
Glasgow +8 7 £363 -
Cheshire +3 7 £350 -30.00%
West Midlands -15 6 £425 - 1
Berkshire +5 5 £375 -8.53% 1
Slough -2 5 £375 -8.53% 1
East Midlands +8 4 £438 +17.44% 1
Yorkshire +1 4 £301 -
Surrey -3 4 £350 -7.89%
South West -17 4 £219 -32.69% 1
Dorset - 3 £238 -
Coventry -8 2 £363 -14.70%
Bournemouth - 2 - -
Chester - 2 £600 -
Manchester -5 1 £275 -18.51% 1
Edinburgh -9 1 £400 -13.51%
Leeds - 1 £301 -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 £301 -
Nottingham - 1 £450 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 1 £450 - 1
Oxfordshire - - - -
Wales - - - -
South Wales - - - -
East of England - - - - 2

Data Transformation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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.

1 122 (53.51%) SQL
2 69 (30.26%) ETL
3 68 (29.82%) Migration
4 66 (28.95%) SQL Server
5 65 (28.51%) Oracle
6 63 (27.63%) Finance
7 57 (25.00%) Data Modelling
8 53 (23.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 52 (22.81%) Business Intelligence
10 50 (21.93%) Data Warehouse
11 47 (20.61%) Data Migration
12 42 (18.42%) Data Analysis
13 40 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
14 37 (16.23%) Banking
15 34 (14.91%) Analytical Skills
16 33 (14.47%) PL/SQL
16 33 (14.47%) SAP
17 29 (12.72%) Microsoft
18 27 (11.84%) SQL Server 2008
19 26 (11.40%) MS Excel
20 24 (10.53%) Data Mapping
21 23 (10.09%) Relational Database
22 21 (9.21%) Data Integration
22 21 (9.21%) User Acceptance Testing
23 20 (8.77%) Informatica
23 20 (8.77%) .NET
23 20 (8.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 20 (8.77%) Validation
24 19 (8.33%) Data Quality
24 19 (8.33%) Data Structures

Data Transformation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 13 (5.70%) SAS
2 4 (1.75%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.32%) ArcGIS
4 2 (0.88%) IIS
5 1 (0.44%) SAP Portal
5 1 (0.44%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.44%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 26 (11.40%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.63%) MS Office
3 5 (2.19%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.88%) SPSS
5 2 (0.88%) MS Project
6 1 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (5.70%) SAP BPC
2 12 (5.26%) Agresso
3 9 (3.95%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (3.07%) SAP MM
5 5 (2.19%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (1.32%) SAP PP
7 2 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.88%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.88%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.88%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.88%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.44%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle HRMS
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.44%) Teamcenter
8 1 (0.44%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.44%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.88%) Firewall
1 2 (0.88%) Internet
1 2 (0.88%) LAN
1 2 (0.88%) WAN
1 2 (0.88%) FTP
1 2 (0.88%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (28.95%) SQL Server
2 53 (23.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 50 (21.93%) Data Warehouse
4 27 (11.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 23 (10.09%) Relational Database
6 20 (8.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (7.02%) PowerCenter
8 14 (6.14%) RDBMS
8 14 (6.14%) MS Access
9 13 (5.70%) Data Mining
10 12 (5.26%) DTS
10 12 (5.26%) QlikView
10 12 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (4.39%) Oracle Database
12 8 (3.51%) MySQL
13 7 (3.07%) Oracle Database 11g
13 7 (3.07%) OLAP
13 7 (3.07%) Oracle Database 10g
13 7 (3.07%) Star Schema
14 4 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (3.07%) Toad
2 6 (2.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (2.19%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.19%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (1.75%) TestDirector
4 4 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.32%) ReSharper
6 2 (0.88%) PHPUnit
6 2 (0.88%) Zend Studio
6 2 (0.88%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.44%) JIRA
7 1 (0.44%) ERwin
General
1 63 (27.63%) Finance
2 37 (16.23%) Banking
3 13 (5.70%) Retail
4 11 (4.82%) Investment Banking
5 7 (3.07%) Marketing
6 3 (1.32%) Retail Banking
6 3 (1.32%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.88%) Legal
7 2 (0.88%) Advertising
7 2 (0.88%) Games
8 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.44%) Billing
8 1 (0.44%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 86 (37.72%) Analyst
2 77 (33.77%) Developer
3 52 (22.81%) Data Analyst
4 23 (10.09%) Business Analyst
5 19 (8.33%) Consultant
6 18 (7.89%) SQL Developer
7 13 (5.70%) ETL Developer
8 12 (5.26%) Informatica Developer
9 11 (4.82%) SAP Analyst
9 11 (4.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 11 (4.82%) Oracle Developer
10 10 (4.39%) SAP Data Analyst
11 8 (3.51%) .NET Developer
12 7 (3.07%) SAP Functional Analyst
12 7 (3.07%) Architect
12 7 (3.07%) Report Analyst
12 7 (3.07%) SAP Consultant
12 7 (3.07%) Analyst Developer
12 7 (3.07%) MI Analyst
12 7 (3.07%) Functional Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (8.77%) .NET
2 17 (7.46%) Web Services
3 16 (7.02%) ASP.NET
4 13 (5.70%) XML
5 7 (3.07%) WCF
6 6 (2.63%) LINQ
7 4 (1.75%) EDIFACT
7 4 (1.75%) Zend Framework
8 3 (1.32%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (1.32%) HTML
9 2 (0.88%) LAMP
9 2 (0.88%) Middleware
9 2 (0.88%) EDI
9 2 (0.88%) CSS
9 2 (0.88%) JSON
10 1 (0.44%) jQuery
10 1 (0.44%) WPF
10 1 (0.44%) Oracle Fusion
10 1 (0.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 1 (0.44%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 34 (14.91%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (9.21%) Data Integration
3 19 (8.33%) Data Structures
4 15 (6.58%) Management Information System
5 11 (4.82%) Data Extraction
6 10 (4.39%) Data Conversion
7 6 (2.63%) GIS
8 4 (1.75%) Mainframe
8 4 (1.75%) Hedge funds
8 4 (1.75%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.75%) Taxonomies
9 3 (1.32%) IBM Mainframe
9 3 (1.32%) Clustering
10 2 (0.88%) Replication
10 2 (0.88%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.88%) Blog
10 2 (0.88%) Market Risk
10 2 (0.88%) User Experience
10 2 (0.88%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.51%) UNIX
2 3 (1.32%) Windows
3 2 (0.88%) Ubuntu
3 2 (0.88%) CentOS
4 1 (0.44%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (30.26%) ETL
2 68 (29.82%) Migration
3 57 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 52 (22.81%) Business Intelligence
5 47 (20.61%) Data Migration
6 42 (18.42%) Data Analysis
7 40 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (10.53%) Data Mapping
9 21 (9.21%) User Acceptance Testing
10 20 (8.77%) Validation
11 17 (7.46%) ERP
12 15 (6.58%) Data Management
13 14 (6.14%) Project Management
13 14 (6.14%) Analytics
13 14 (6.14%) Data Cleansing
14 13 (5.70%) CRM
15 12 (5.26%) Data Validation
16 11 (4.82%) B2B
17 10 (4.39%) GAP Analysis
17 10 (4.39%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 122 (53.51%) SQL
2 33 (14.47%) PL/SQL
3 18 (7.89%) T-SQL
4 15 (6.58%) Java
5 13 (5.70%) C#
6 10 (4.39%) VB
7 8 (3.51%) VB.NET
8 5 (2.19%) PHP
9 4 (1.75%) ABAP
10 3 (1.32%) VBA
10 3 (1.32%) Python
11 2 (0.88%) Perl
11 2 (0.88%) ActionScript
11 2 (0.88%) ActionScript 2.0
12 1 (0.44%) C
12 1 (0.44%) C++
12 1 (0.44%) COBOL
12 1 (0.44%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.44%) JCL
12 1 (0.44%) VB6
Qualifications
1 14 (6.14%) Degree
2 12 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 11 (4.82%) ISEB
3 11 (4.82%) ISTQB
4 8 (3.51%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.88%) MCITP
5 2 (0.88%) MCTS
5 2 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.88%) CCIE
5 2 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.44%) IIBA
6 1 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.33%) Data Quality
2 12 (5.26%) QA
3 2 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.88%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.44%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 65 (28.51%) Oracle
2 33 (14.47%) SAP
3 29 (12.72%) Microsoft
4 20 (8.77%) Informatica
5 7 (3.07%) Siebel
6 6 (2.63%) IBM
6 6 (2.63%) Business Objects
7 4 (1.75%) Zend
8 3 (1.32%) ServiceNow
8 3 (1.32%) Tableau
8 3 (1.32%) Cognos
8 3 (1.32%) Trillium
8 3 (1.32%) Citrix
8 3 (1.32%) ESRI
9 2 (0.88%) Teradata
9 2 (0.88%) Ab Initio
9 2 (0.88%) Cisco
10 1 (0.44%) PeopleSoft
10 1 (0.44%) Sage
10 1 (0.44%) webMethods
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