The first table below looks at the demand for Data Transformation skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Transformation 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 for the West Midlands region.

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 Transformation
Rank 114 101 106
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Contract jobs citing Data Transformation 4 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.20% 0.089%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.31% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Average daily rate
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£350 £450 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £388 £344
% change year-on-year
-9.03% +12.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1772 1304 1554
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 73.19% 66.43% 68.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 943 654 748
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 54 66
Average hourly rate £31.50 £37.80 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +26.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £13.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Data Transformation
England

Data Transformation
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Transformation across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Transformation Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Data Transformation
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Transformation across the West Midlands region.

Data Transformation Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Data Transformation
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Transformation across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Data Transformation Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Data Transformation
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Transformation across the West Midlands region.

Data Transformation Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Data Transformation
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region 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
Birmingham -1 2 £275 -38.88%
Coventry - - - - 3
Worcestershire - - - -
Data Transformation
England

Data Transformation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) VB
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) DTS
3 3 (37.50%) SAS
3 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (37.50%) Credit Risk
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Network Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Banking
4 2 (25.00%) Data Management
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (25.00%) MDX
4 2 (25.00%) Financial Institution
4 2 (25.00%) Data Security
4 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (25.00%) ETL
4 2 (25.00%) OLAP
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (25.00%) VBScript
4 2 (25.00%) UNIX
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) MS Access
5 1 (12.50%) Cognos

Data Transformation
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 3 (37.50%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) DTS
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (25.00%) OLAP
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (12.50%) Cognos Transformer
3 1 (12.50%) MS Access
3 1 (12.50%) Cognos Powerplay
3 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (12.50%) ReportNet
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Financial Institution
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Front Office
3 1 (12.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) DBA
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) SQL DBA
2 2 (25.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Credit Risk Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Teradata Developer
3 1 (12.50%) MI Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) MDX
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Credit Risk
2 1 (12.50%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) Data Security
2 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (25.00%) ETL
2 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) Data Management
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Document Management
3 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Use Case
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Validation
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
1 4 (50.00%) VB
2 2 (25.00%) VBScript
3 1 (12.50%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Basel III
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Cognos
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Teradata