The first table below looks at the demand for Data Virtualisation 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 Virtualisation over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Virtualization
Rank 579 566 569
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Contract jobs citing Data Virtualisation 14 2 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.004% 0.026%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.035% 0.005% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 5
Average daily rate
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£525 £290 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.03% -42.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £290 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £290 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate - £290 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40505 37197 40742
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.09% 72.90% 70.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 25086 22561 23430
Average daily rate £400 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1158 1066 1445
Average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £30.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -1.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.54 £12.50 £13.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.84 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%

Data Virtualisation
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Data Virtualisation Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Data Virtualisation
Daily Rate Trend

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

Data Virtualisation Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Data Virtualisation
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Virtualisation within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 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 -16 14 £525 +81.03%
London - 14 £525 -
City of London - 4 £500 -
Midlands - - - -
South West - - - -
Swindon - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -

Data Virtualisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Data Virtualisation 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 Virtualisation.

1 17 (58.62%) Oracle
2 16 (55.17%) ETL
2 16 (55.17%) Telecoms
3 15 (51.72%) Finance
4 14 (48.28%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (44.83%) Games
5 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (44.83%) Online Games
5 13 (44.83%) Dimensional Modelling
6 12 (41.38%) Data Integration
6 12 (41.38%) Marketing
6 12 (41.38%) Data Modelling
7 11 (37.93%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (34.48%) UNIX
8 10 (34.48%) QlikView
8 10 (34.48%) Relational Database
9 8 (27.59%) SQL
9 8 (27.59%) RDBMS
9 8 (27.59%) CRM
9 8 (27.59%) Netezza
10 6 (20.69%) Ab Initio
10 6 (20.69%) Scrum
10 6 (20.69%) Analytics
11 5 (17.24%) Hadoop
11 5 (17.24%) Visualisation
11 5 (17.24%) Spotfire
11 5 (17.24%) SAN
11 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
12 4 (13.79%) HP
12 4 (13.79%) EMC

Data Virtualisation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Data Virtualisation 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 Virtualisation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.79%) IIS
2 2 (6.90%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.45%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) SAN
2 4 (13.79%) OSPF
2 4 (13.79%) VLAN
2 4 (13.79%) LAN
2 4 (13.79%) WAN
2 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (48.28%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (34.48%) QlikView
2 10 (34.48%) Relational Database
3 8 (27.59%) RDBMS
4 5 (17.24%) Spotfire
4 5 (17.24%) Hadoop
5 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
6 2 (6.90%) MySQL
6 2 (6.90%) Big Data
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (3.45%) OLAP
7 1 (3.45%) Data Mining
7 1 (3.45%) Star Schema
General
1 16 (55.17%) Telecoms
2 15 (51.72%) Finance
3 13 (44.83%) Games
4 12 (41.38%) Marketing
5 2 (6.90%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Architect
2 7 (24.14%) Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Designer
4 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 4 (13.79%) Business Architect
5 4 (13.79%) Business Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Data Architect
6 3 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Report Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Data Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.45%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) HTML
1 2 (6.90%) CSS
1 2 (6.90%) Struts
1 2 (6.90%) Web Services
1 2 (6.90%) JAX-RPC
1 2 (6.90%) Hibernate
1 2 (6.90%) Spring
1 2 (6.90%) JPA
1 2 (6.90%) Struts2
2 1 (3.45%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 13 (44.83%) Online Games
2 12 (41.38%) Data Integration
3 5 (17.24%) Visualisation
4 4 (13.79%) Replication
4 4 (13.79%) Wiki
5 2 (6.90%) Mainframe
5 2 (6.90%) AS400
5 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) UNIX
2 4 (13.79%) Windows
2 4 (13.79%) Linux
2 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (13.79%) SUSE
2 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (6.90%) Mac OS X
3 2 (6.90%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) ETL
2 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (44.83%) Dimensional Modelling
3 12 (41.38%) Data Modelling
4 11 (37.93%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (27.59%) CRM
6 6 (20.69%) Scrum
6 6 (20.69%) Analytics
7 4 (13.79%) Technical Analysis
7 4 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (13.79%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (13.79%) Data Protection
7 4 (13.79%) Data Architecture
8 3 (10.34%) Project Management
8 3 (10.34%) Web Application Development
9 2 (6.90%) Marketing Analytics
9 2 (6.90%) Web Analytics
9 2 (6.90%) Web Development
9 2 (6.90%) Database Marketing
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) VBA
3 2 (6.90%) Java
3 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.45%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) CCNP
1 4 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.79%) VMware ESX
2 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (13.79%) SRDF
2 4 (13.79%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 4 (13.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) Oracle
2 8 (27.59%) Netezza
3 6 (20.69%) Ab Initio
4 4 (13.79%) VMware
4 4 (13.79%) Hitachi
4 4 (13.79%) NetApp
4 4 (13.79%) Red Hat
4 4 (13.79%) Symantec
4 4 (13.79%) Cisco
4 4 (13.79%) IBM
4 4 (13.79%) HP
4 4 (13.79%) EMC
4 4 (13.79%) Avaya
4 4 (13.79%) Brocade
4 4 (13.79%) Tableau
5 2 (6.90%) BMC
5 2 (6.90%) Citrix
5 2 (6.90%) JBoss
5 2 (6.90%) Teradata
5 2 (6.90%) Google