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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Transformation
Rank 473 461 469
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Contract jobs citing Data Transformation 114 83 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.24% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 51 68
Average daily rate £425 £450 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £338 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.30 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.64% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41342 34605 42097
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 73.43% 72.51% 69.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 25701 20630 24018
Average daily rate £400 £405 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% -1.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £575 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1173 1052 1437
Average hourly rate £28.08 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.25% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.39 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -54 107 £448 -0.55% 24
London -26 49 £463 +2.77% 8
South East -1 19 £275 -37.14% 1
City of London -15 16 £463 +2.77% 2
East of England -15 12 £425 - 1
South West -18 10 £275 -24.65% 8
North West -13 7 £325 -18.75% 2
East Midlands - 7 £500 - 1
Surrey - 6 £275 -
Northamptonshire - 6 £500 -
Berkshire -5 5 £345 -
Dorset - 5 £400 - 1
Bournemouth - 5 £400 -
Glasgow +10 4 £338 +12.50%
Hampshire +7 4 - - 1
Scotland -10 4 £338 -
West Midlands - 4 £475 -
Manchester -13 3 £313 -21.87% 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 £431 -
Cheshire - 3 £428 - 1
Wiltshire -17 2 £275 -45.00% 1
Bedfordshire - 2 £475 -
Somerset - 2 £195 - 3
Liverpool +5 1 £325 -
Merseyside +4 1 £325 -
West Yorkshire -21 1 £475 +26.66% 3
Yorkshire -22 1 £475 +26.66% 3
Birmingham - 1 £313 -
Luton - 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 - -

Data Transformation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 109 (49.77%) SQL
2 79 (36.07%) Finance
3 74 (33.79%) ETL
4 69 (31.51%) Data Modelling
5 67 (30.59%) Data Warehouse
5 67 (30.59%) SQL Server
6 54 (24.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 50 (22.83%) Migration
8 47 (21.46%) Banking
8 47 (21.46%) Data Integration
9 39 (17.81%) .NET
10 38 (17.35%) Oracle
10 38 (17.35%) Data Management
11 37 (16.89%) Business Intelligence
12 35 (15.98%) SQL Server 2008
13 34 (15.53%) T-SQL
13 34 (15.53%) Java
14 29 (13.24%) Performance Tuning
15 28 (12.79%) ASP.NET
15 28 (12.79%) UNIX
16 26 (11.87%) Project Management
17 25 (11.42%) MS Excel
17 25 (11.42%) Data Quality
18 24 (10.96%) Data Mapping
19 23 (10.50%) Talend
19 23 (10.50%) Talend Open Studio
19 23 (10.50%) Data Migration
19 23 (10.50%) DTS
19 23 (10.50%) VB
20 22 (10.05%) Cognos

Data Transformation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (7.31%) SAS
2 6 (2.74%) WebLogic
3 5 (2.28%) Tomcat
3 5 (2.28%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.37%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.91%) IIS
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.46%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (0.46%) FileNet
Applications
1 25 (11.42%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.20%) MS Office
3 4 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.46%) MS Project
4 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.91%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (0.91%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (0.91%) Markit EDM
1 2 (0.91%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.46%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.46%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.46%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.91%) Internet
2 1 (0.46%) NAS
2 1 (0.46%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (30.59%) Data Warehouse
1 67 (30.59%) SQL Server
2 54 (24.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 35 (15.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 23 (10.50%) DTS
5 21 (9.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (8.22%) ReportNet
6 18 (8.22%) Cognos Powerplay
7 16 (7.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 16 (7.31%) PowerCenter
8 15 (6.85%) SQL Server 2005
9 14 (6.39%) Oracle Database
10 13 (5.94%) Relational Database
11 12 (5.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 10 (4.57%) Oracle Database 10g
12 10 (4.57%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (2.74%) MySQL
13 6 (2.74%) NoSQL
13 6 (2.74%) QlikView
14 5 (2.28%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 23 (10.50%) Talend Open Studio
2 6 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.28%) Cucumber
3 5 (2.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (2.28%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.37%) SoapUI
4 3 (1.37%) SpecFlow
4 3 (1.37%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.91%) JIRA
5 2 (0.91%) ReSharper
5 2 (0.91%) Subversion
5 2 (0.91%) Maven
5 2 (0.91%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.91%) JUnit
5 2 (0.91%) Gradle
5 2 (0.91%) TortoiseSVN
5 2 (0.91%) RSpec
5 2 (0.91%) JBehave
5 2 (0.91%) Hudson
5 2 (0.91%) WATIR
General
1 79 (36.07%) Finance
2 47 (21.46%) Banking
3 17 (7.76%) Telecoms
4 16 (7.31%) Retail
5 15 (6.85%) Retail Banking
6 9 (4.11%) Investment Banking
7 6 (2.74%) Manufacturing
8 5 (2.28%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.37%) Legal
9 3 (1.37%) Back Office
9 3 (1.37%) Marketing
10 2 (0.91%) Front Office
10 2 (0.91%) Law
10 2 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.91%) German Language
11 1 (0.46%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.46%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.46%) Automotive
11 1 (0.46%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 92 (42.01%) Developer
2 53 (24.20%) Analyst
3 27 (12.33%) SQL Developer
4 19 (8.68%) Architect
5 17 (7.76%) Business Analyst
5 17 (7.76%) Data Analyst
6 16 (7.31%) Data Manager
7 14 (6.39%) Project Manager
7 14 (6.39%) Consultant
7 14 (6.39%) Data Architect
8 13 (5.94%) Talend Developer
8 13 (5.94%) Senior Developer
9 11 (5.02%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 10 (4.57%) Analyst Developer
11 9 (4.11%) Senior SQL Developer
11 9 (4.11%) Senior Manager
12 8 (3.65%) Systems Analyst
12 8 (3.65%) DBA
12 8 (3.65%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
13 7 (3.20%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (17.81%) .NET
2 28 (12.79%) ASP.NET
3 15 (6.85%) XML
3 15 (6.85%) J2EE
4 14 (6.39%) Web Services
5 9 (4.11%) HTML
6 6 (2.74%) SOAP
7 5 (2.28%) LINQ
7 5 (2.28%) .NET Framework
8 4 (1.83%) CSS
8 4 (1.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 3 (1.37%) WPF
9 3 (1.37%) WF
9 3 (1.37%) Silverlight
9 3 (1.37%) jQuery
9 3 (1.37%) JSP
9 3 (1.37%) Servlets
9 3 (1.37%) Struts
9 3 (1.37%) XSLT
9 3 (1.37%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 47 (21.46%) Data Integration
2 16 (7.31%) Data Extraction
3 9 (4.11%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.65%) Credit Risk
5 5 (2.28%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.83%) Replication
6 4 (1.83%) Open Source
7 3 (1.37%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.37%) Derivative
8 2 (0.91%) Statistics
8 2 (0.91%) NHS
8 2 (0.91%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.91%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.91%) Life Science
8 2 (0.91%) Taxonomies
8 2 (0.91%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.91%) IBM Mainframe
8 2 (0.91%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.46%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 28 (12.79%) UNIX
2 8 (3.65%) Windows
3 7 (3.20%) Linux
4 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (33.79%) ETL
2 69 (31.51%) Data Modelling
3 50 (22.83%) Migration
4 38 (17.35%) Data Management
5 37 (16.89%) Business Intelligence
6 29 (13.24%) Performance Tuning
7 26 (11.87%) Project Management
8 24 (10.96%) Data Mapping
9 23 (10.50%) Data Migration
10 20 (9.13%) Data Analysis
11 17 (7.76%) Master Data Management
12 15 (6.85%) Validation
13 14 (6.39%) Scrum
14 11 (5.02%) Stakeholder Management
15 10 (4.57%) Analytics
16 9 (4.11%) User Acceptance Testing
16 9 (4.11%) Data Cleansing
16 9 (4.11%) Data Architecture
16 9 (4.11%) Integration Testing
16 9 (4.11%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 109 (49.77%) SQL
2 34 (15.53%) T-SQL
2 34 (15.53%) Java
3 23 (10.50%) VB
4 15 (6.85%) C#
5 10 (4.57%) VBA
6 8 (3.65%) PL/SQL
7 5 (2.28%) JavaScript
7 5 (2.28%) VB.NET
8 4 (1.83%) Ruby
9 3 (1.37%) VBScript
9 3 (1.37%) PHP
9 3 (1.37%) Python
9 3 (1.37%) VB6
10 2 (0.91%) SAS Macro
10 2 (0.91%) Groovy
11 1 (0.46%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.46%) ABAP
11 1 (0.46%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (10.05%) Security Cleared
2 10 (4.57%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (4.11%) MCTS
3 9 (4.11%) MCITP
4 7 (3.20%) Degree
5 5 (2.28%) SAS Certification
6 4 (1.83%) ISTQB
6 4 (1.83%) ISEB
7 3 (1.37%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.46%) CIMA
8 1 (0.46%) ACCA
8 1 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (11.42%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.28%) QA
2 5 (2.28%) FATCA
2 5 (2.28%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.46%) Basel III
3 1 (0.46%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (1.37%) Puppet
2 2 (0.91%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.46%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 38 (17.35%) Oracle
2 23 (10.50%) Talend
3 22 (10.05%) Cognos
3 22 (10.05%) Informatica
4 21 (9.59%) Microsoft
5 20 (9.13%) Teradata
6 10 (4.57%) Sybase
7 8 (3.65%) SAP
8 7 (3.20%) IBM
9 6 (2.74%) Business Objects
10 4 (1.83%) Citrix
10 4 (1.83%) Bloomberg
11 2 (0.91%) Actimize
11 2 (0.91%) VMware
11 2 (0.91%) Adobe
11 2 (0.91%) HP
11 2 (0.91%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.91%) Reuters
11 2 (0.91%) ESRI
12 1 (0.46%) Greenplum
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