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 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Transformation
Rank 522 464 451
Rank change year-on-year
-58 -13
Contract jobs citing Data Transformation 107 117 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.22% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.30% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 64 77
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£419 £410 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.13% -6.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £255 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £500 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 0
Average hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.42% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 -
% change year-on-year
+31.42% -

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
42929 39035 40382
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 73.67% 74.11% 72.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 27471 24251 23495
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1195 1145 1515
Average hourly rate £24.00 £27.15 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.60% -9.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

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 20 October 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
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 20 October 2014.

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 20 October 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 -28 103 £425 - 22
London +37 64 £475 +3.26% 9
City of London +22 10 £438 -2.77% 1
East of England -20 9 £375 -9.09% 3
South West -29 6 £300 -7.69%
North West -10 5 £325 +8.33% 4
South East -38 5 £325 -13.33% 5
Cheshire +8 3 £325 +30.00%
West Midlands -19 3 - - 1
Surrey -5 2 £300 -23.56% 1
Wiltshire -10 2 £360 +10.76%
Yorkshire -17 2 £525 +114.28%
West Yorkshire -21 2 £525 +90.90%
Hampshire -29 2 £375 -1.31%
Knutsford - 2 £325 -
Somerset - 2 £263 -
Warwickshire - 2 - -
Warwick - 2 - -
Wales - 2 £375 - 1
Scotland -16 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 £350 -
South Wales - 1 £350 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £400 - 1
North Yorkshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 2
Dorset - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
Worcestershire - - - -
Coventry - - - -

Data Transformation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 147 (62.29%) SQL
2 90 (38.14%) ETL
3 80 (33.90%) SQL Server
4 76 (32.20%) Finance
5 72 (30.51%) Data Modelling
6 64 (27.12%) Business Intelligence
7 62 (26.27%) Analytical Skills
8 60 (25.42%) Data Warehouse
8 60 (25.42%) Oracle
9 57 (24.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 51 (21.61%) Banking
11 41 (17.37%) Agile Software Development
12 39 (16.53%) Migration
12 39 (16.53%) Data Structures
13 36 (15.25%) Data Integration
14 34 (14.41%) Data Analysis
15 30 (12.71%) PL/SQL
15 30 (12.71%) XML
15 30 (12.71%) Microsoft
16 29 (12.29%) .NET
17 28 (11.86%) Data Migration
18 27 (11.44%) Data Extraction
18 27 (11.44%) Retail
19 26 (11.02%) Java
20 24 (10.17%) MS Excel
20 24 (10.17%) QlikView
21 23 (9.75%) Data Mapping
21 23 (9.75%) Business Analysis
22 22 (9.32%) Project Management
23 21 (8.90%) User Acceptance Testing

Data Transformation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 19 (8.05%) SAS
2 4 (1.69%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.85%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.85%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.42%) SAP Portal
4 1 (0.42%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.42%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.42%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.42%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 24 (10.17%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.39%) MS Office
3 2 (0.85%) SPSS
4 1 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (4.66%) Cognos TM1
2 5 (2.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.12%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.69%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.85%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.85%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.85%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (0.85%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.42%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.42%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.42%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.24%) FTP
1 10 (4.24%) HTTP
2 1 (0.42%) Internet
2 1 (0.42%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (33.90%) SQL Server
2 60 (25.42%) Data Warehouse
3 57 (24.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (10.17%) QlikView
5 20 (8.47%) MySQL
6 19 (8.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 19 (8.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 19 (8.05%) Relational Database
7 16 (6.78%) DTS
8 15 (6.36%) Data Mining
8 15 (6.36%) PowerCenter
8 15 (6.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 15 (6.36%) Oracle ODI
9 12 (5.08%) Big Data
10 10 (4.24%) MS Access
11 7 (2.97%) RDBMS
11 7 (2.97%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (2.54%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (2.54%) OLAP
12 6 (2.54%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 10 (4.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (3.81%) Visual Studio
2 9 (3.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 8 (3.39%) ReSharper
4 7 (2.97%) Cucumber
4 7 (2.97%) SoapUI
4 7 (2.97%) SpecFlow
5 4 (1.69%) JIRA
6 3 (1.27%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.85%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.42%) NuGet
8 1 (0.42%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.42%) Toad
8 1 (0.42%) TestDirector
8 1 (0.42%) ERwin
8 1 (0.42%) LSMW
8 1 (0.42%) Subversion
8 1 (0.42%) Maven
8 1 (0.42%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.42%) FitNesse
General
1 76 (32.20%) Finance
2 51 (21.61%) Banking
3 27 (11.44%) Retail
4 17 (7.20%) Investment Banking
5 11 (4.66%) Marketing
6 7 (2.97%) Retail Banking
6 7 (2.97%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.69%) Games
8 3 (1.27%) Back Office
9 2 (0.85%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.85%) French Language
10 1 (0.42%) German Language
10 1 (0.42%) Local Government
10 1 (0.42%) Advertising
10 1 (0.42%) Billing
10 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.42%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.42%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 96 (40.68%) Developer
2 61 (25.85%) Analyst
3 39 (16.53%) Data Analyst
4 30 (12.71%) ETL Developer
5 21 (8.90%) Consultant
6 19 (8.05%) SQL Developer
7 18 (7.63%) Architect
7 18 (7.63%) Business Analyst
8 17 (7.20%) Data Manager
9 12 (5.08%) Project Manager
9 12 (5.08%) Designer
10 11 (4.66%) QlikView Developer
10 11 (4.66%) Data Consultant
10 11 (4.66%) Oracle Developer
11 10 (4.24%) Data Architect
12 9 (3.81%) .NET Developer
12 9 (3.81%) Informatica Developer
13 8 (3.39%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 8 (3.39%) .NET Designer
14 7 (2.97%) Informatica ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (12.71%) XML
2 29 (12.29%) .NET
3 16 (6.78%) Web Services
4 15 (6.36%) ASP.NET
5 13 (5.51%) WCF
6 11 (4.66%) LINQ
7 9 (3.81%) JSON
8 8 (3.39%) SOAP
9 5 (2.12%) MDX
10 3 (1.27%) XSLT
10 3 (1.27%) EDIFACT
11 2 (0.85%) EDI
11 2 (0.85%) jQuery
11 2 (0.85%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (0.85%) Middleware
12 1 (0.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 1 (0.42%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 1 (0.42%) Regular Expression
12 1 (0.42%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 1 (0.42%) Cascading
Miscellaneous
1 62 (26.27%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (16.53%) Data Structures
3 36 (15.25%) Data Integration
4 27 (11.44%) Data Extraction
5 17 (7.20%) Management Information System
6 12 (5.08%) Computer Science
6 12 (5.08%) Visualisation
7 8 (3.39%) IBM Mainframe
7 8 (3.39%) Algorithms
7 8 (3.39%) Mainframe
8 6 (2.54%) Taxonomies
9 5 (2.12%) GIS
10 4 (1.69%) Replication
10 4 (1.69%) User Experience
10 4 (1.69%) Market Risk
10 4 (1.69%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.85%) Reference Data
11 2 (0.85%) Economics
11 2 (0.85%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.85%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.12%) UNIX
2 3 (1.27%) Windows
3 1 (0.42%) Linux
3 1 (0.42%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.42%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (38.14%) ETL
2 72 (30.51%) Data Modelling
3 64 (27.12%) Business Intelligence
4 41 (17.37%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (16.53%) Migration
6 34 (14.41%) Data Analysis
7 28 (11.86%) Data Migration
8 23 (9.75%) Data Mapping
8 23 (9.75%) Business Analysis
9 22 (9.32%) Project Management
10 21 (8.90%) User Acceptance Testing
11 19 (8.05%) Data Management
12 15 (6.36%) Analytics
13 13 (5.51%) Validation
13 13 (5.51%) CRM
14 11 (4.66%) Data Architecture
15 10 (4.24%) Integration Testing
15 10 (4.24%) Scrum
15 10 (4.24%) Kimball Methodology
16 9 (3.81%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 147 (62.29%) SQL
2 30 (12.71%) PL/SQL
3 26 (11.02%) Java
4 20 (8.47%) T-SQL
5 18 (7.63%) C#
6 16 (6.78%) VB.NET
7 7 (2.97%) Ruby
7 7 (2.97%) VB
8 6 (2.54%) VBA
9 5 (2.12%) XPath
10 4 (1.69%) ABAP
11 2 (0.85%) ActionScript
11 2 (0.85%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.85%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.85%) ActionScript 2.0
12 1 (0.42%) Perl
12 1 (0.42%) PHP
12 1 (0.42%) VBScript
12 1 (0.42%) Scala
12 1 (0.42%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (6.78%) Degree
2 13 (5.51%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.97%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.54%) CTC Cleared
5 4 (1.69%) ISEB
5 4 (1.69%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.85%) MCTS
6 2 (0.85%) MCITP
6 2 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.08%) Data Quality
2 10 (4.24%) QA
3 2 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.42%) SLA
4 1 (0.42%) Basel III
4 1 (0.42%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.42%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.42%) Puppet
2 1 (0.42%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.42%) Control-M
Vendors
1 60 (25.42%) Oracle
2 30 (12.71%) Microsoft
3 19 (8.05%) Informatica
4 15 (6.36%) Cognos
5 12 (5.08%) SAP
6 11 (4.66%) Business Objects
6 11 (4.66%) IBM
7 7 (2.97%) ESRI
8 5 (2.12%) Tableau
9 4 (1.69%) Citrix
10 2 (0.85%) webMethods
10 2 (0.85%) Sybase
10 2 (0.85%) Siebel
10 2 (0.85%) Trillium
10 2 (0.85%) Ab Initio
10 2 (0.85%) Teradata
11 1 (0.42%) Zend
11 1 (0.42%) Talend
11 1 (0.42%) SunGard
11 1 (0.42%) Reuters
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