Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Data Transformation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Transformation over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Data Transformation
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 572 555 614
Rank change year-on-year -17 +59 -18
Contract jobs citing Data Transformation 301 315 255
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.32% 0.32% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.38% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 198 144
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £363 £329 £291
90th Percentile £625 £625 £634
UK median daily rate £475 £472 £450
% change year-on-year +0.69% +4.83% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
England median hourly rate £40.50 £89.38 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.69% +280.32% -24.19%
10th Percentile £28.70 £47.81 £17.00
90th Percentile £50.70 £134.44 £25.30
UK median hourly rate £40.50 £89.38 £23.50
% change year-on-year -54.69% +280.32% -24.19%

Data Transformation is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 80234 82084 85790
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.63% 84.15% 81.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 53987 54693 56513
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £288 £265 £263
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1867 2155 2533
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.35 £11.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.00 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £23.75 £23.72 £22.50
% change year-on-year +0.15% +5.40% +18.42%

Data Transformation
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Data Transformation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Data Transformation in England

Data Transformation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Transformation in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Transformation in England

Data Transformation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Transformation in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Transformation in England

Data Transformation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Transformation in England

Data Transformation
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Transformation in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Data Transformation in England

Data Transformation
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Transformation within the England region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -20 179 £513 +5.13% 19
South East +6 41 £450 -5.26% 2
North of England +55 29 £550 -2.65% 1
South West +15 19 £450 +9.09% 1
East of England -9 19 £444 +18.33% 1
Yorkshire +36 17 £550 - 1
North West +17 12 £476 -15.75%
Midlands +15 11 £550 +38.28% 1
West Midlands +11 8 £500 +26.42% 1
East Midlands -8 3 £550 +37.50%
Data Transformation
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Transformation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Data Transformation.

1 148 (49.17%) SQL
2 117 (38.87%) Agile Software Development
3 114 (37.87%) Migration
4 95 (31.56%) Data Modelling
5 91 (30.23%) Data Migration
6 82 (27.24%) Java
7 79 (26.25%) XML
8 75 (24.92%) ETL
8 75 (24.92%) Finance
9 73 (24.25%) Big Data
10 65 (21.59%) Oracle
11 60 (19.93%) Data Quality
11 60 (19.93%) Data Cleansing
12 57 (18.94%) Relational Database
13 53 (17.61%) Hadoop
14 50 (16.61%) Business Intelligence
15 49 (16.28%) SQL Server
16 48 (15.95%) Banking
17 45 (14.95%) Analytical Skills
18 41 (13.62%) Python
18 41 (13.62%) JSON
19 40 (13.29%) Data Warehouse
19 40 (13.29%) Post-Production
20 37 (12.29%) Security Cleared
21 36 (11.96%) Scrum
22 34 (11.30%) Microsoft
22 34 (11.30%) Kafka
23 32 (10.63%) HBase
23 32 (10.63%) Analytics
23 32 (10.63%) Amazon AWS

Data Transformation
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (6.98%) Apache Spark
2 16 (5.32%) Apache
3 10 (3.32%) Confluence
4 8 (2.66%) Apache Airflow
5 6 (1.99%) SAS
6 5 (1.66%) Apache Pig
6 5 (1.66%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (1.66%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.66%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.66%) Documentum
8 1 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.33%) CMS
8 1 (0.33%) GeoServer
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 9 (2.99%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (2.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (1.33%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.33%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.66%) Maximo
2 2 (0.66%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.33%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.33%) Relativity
3 1 (0.33%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.33%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.33%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.33%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.33%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.33%) SAP PP
3 1 (0.33%) SAP Retail
3 1 (0.33%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.33%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 32 (10.63%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (4.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.66%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (2.33%) Amazon S3
5 6 (1.99%) Amazon Kinesis
5 6 (1.99%) Serverless
6 5 (1.66%) Amazon EMR
6 5 (1.66%) GitHub
7 3 (1.00%) Azure Data Factory
7 3 (1.00%) Force.com
7 3 (1.00%) SaaS
7 3 (1.00%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 2 (0.66%) Azure Machine Learning
8 2 (0.66%) Data Lake Analytics
8 2 (0.66%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.33%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.99%) SAN
1 6 (1.99%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.00%) Kerberos
2 3 (1.00%) LDAP
3 2 (0.66%) FTP
3 2 (0.66%) Internet
4 1 (0.33%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (24.25%) Big Data
2 57 (18.94%) Relational Database
3 53 (17.61%) Hadoop
4 49 (16.28%) SQL Server
5 40 (13.29%) Data Warehouse
6 32 (10.63%) HBase
7 23 (7.64%) Oracle Database
8 21 (6.98%) Apache Hive
9 15 (4.98%) NoSQL
9 15 (4.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 12 (3.99%) Data Mining
10 12 (3.99%) DB2
10 12 (3.99%) MySQL
10 12 (3.99%) Power BI
11 11 (3.65%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (3.32%) RDBMS
13 9 (2.99%) Ingres
13 9 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 8 (2.66%) DataStage
14 8 (2.66%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 13 (4.32%) JIRA
2 7 (2.33%) Cucumber
3 6 (1.99%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.33%) Appium
4 4 (1.33%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.33%) LoadRunner
4 4 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.00%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (0.66%) ERwin
7 1 (0.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.33%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.33%) GitLab
7 1 (0.33%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.33%) LSMW
7 1 (0.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 75 (24.92%) Finance
2 48 (15.95%) Banking
3 23 (7.64%) Investment Banking
3 23 (7.64%) Retail
4 12 (3.99%) Marketing
5 8 (2.66%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.99%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.66%) Billing
7 5 (1.66%) Electronics
8 4 (1.33%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.33%) Front Office
8 4 (1.33%) Legal
9 3 (1.00%) Publishing
10 2 (0.66%) Law
11 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.33%) Automotive
11 1 (0.33%) Games
11 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.33%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 110 (36.54%) Developer
2 80 (26.58%) Analyst
3 42 (13.95%) Business Analyst
4 27 (8.97%) Data Analyst
4 27 (8.97%) Java Developer
5 23 (7.64%) Agile Developer
5 23 (7.64%) Agile Java Developer
5 23 (7.64%) Architect
6 17 (5.65%) Data Architect
7 16 (5.32%) Consultant
7 16 (5.32%) DBA
8 15 (4.98%) .NET Developer
8 15 (4.98%) Project Manager
9 14 (4.65%) Big Data Developer
9 14 (4.65%) Data Engineer
9 14 (4.65%) Oracle DBA
10 12 (3.99%) Data Migration Specialist
10 12 (3.99%) Migration Specialist
10 12 (3.99%) Oracle Developer
11 11 (3.65%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (26.25%) XML
2 41 (13.62%) JSON
3 34 (11.30%) Kafka
4 28 (9.30%) .NET
5 27 (8.97%) Hibernate
6 25 (8.31%) Spring
7 23 (7.64%) J2SE
8 19 (6.31%) XSLT
9 18 (5.98%) Middleware
10 16 (5.32%) JMS
11 11 (3.65%) REST
12 9 (2.99%) Node.js
12 9 (2.99%) Web Services
13 7 (2.33%) ASP.NET Web API
14 6 (1.99%) Elastic Stack
15 5 (1.66%) AngularJS
15 5 (1.66%) Gherkin
15 5 (1.66%) React
16 4 (1.33%) ASP.NET MVC
16 4 (1.33%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 45 (14.95%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (7.97%) Virtual Team
3 23 (7.64%) Fixed Income
4 18 (5.98%) Data Structures
5 14 (4.65%) Fintech
6 11 (3.65%) Derivative
6 11 (3.65%) Management Information System
7 10 (3.32%) Greenfield Project
8 8 (2.66%) Equity Derivative
9 7 (2.33%) User Experience
10 6 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.99%) FMCG
11 5 (1.66%) Computer Science
12 4 (1.33%) Linux Command Line
12 4 (1.33%) Mobile App
12 4 (1.33%) Mobile Banking
12 4 (1.33%) PDA
12 4 (1.33%) Replication
13 3 (1.00%) Data Centre
13 3 (1.00%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 15 (4.98%) Linux
2 10 (3.32%) Unix
2 10 (3.32%) Windows
3 4 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (38.87%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (37.87%) Migration
3 95 (31.56%) Data Modelling
4 91 (30.23%) Data Migration
5 75 (24.92%) ETL
6 60 (19.93%) Data Cleansing
7 50 (16.61%) Business Intelligence
8 40 (13.29%) Post-Production
9 36 (11.96%) Scrum
10 32 (10.63%) Analytics
10 32 (10.63%) Data Analysis
10 32 (10.63%) Workflow
11 31 (10.30%) Coaching
11 31 (10.30%) Collaborative Working
11 31 (10.30%) Data Architecture
11 31 (10.30%) Stakeholder Management
12 30 (9.97%) Data Integration
13 28 (9.30%) Data Management
14 27 (8.97%) Software Engineering
15 26 (8.64%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 148 (49.17%) SQL
2 82 (27.24%) Java
3 41 (13.62%) Python
4 18 (5.98%) C#
5 17 (5.65%) PL/SQL
6 16 (5.32%) T-SQL
7 10 (3.32%) Bash Shell
8 7 (2.33%) PowerShell
8 7 (2.33%) R
8 7 (2.33%) Scala
9 6 (1.99%) Perl
9 6 (1.99%) VBA
10 5 (1.66%) C++
10 5 (1.66%) XPath
11 4 (1.33%) C
11 4 (1.33%) HiveQL
11 4 (1.33%) VB
12 3 (1.00%) JavaScript
13 2 (0.66%) Apex Code
13 2 (0.66%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 37 (12.29%) Security Cleared
2 25 (8.31%) DV Cleared
3 13 (4.32%) Degree
4 6 (1.99%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.33%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (1.00%) PMP
7 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.66%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (19.93%) Data Quality
2 9 (2.99%) GDPR
2 9 (2.99%) QA
3 8 (2.66%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.66%) PMO
5 1 (0.33%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.33%) MiFID
5 1 (0.33%) PSD2
5 1 (0.33%) Solvency II
System Software
1 15 (4.98%) Oracle Clusterware
1 15 (4.98%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (1.99%) Apache Flume
2 6 (1.99%) HDFS
3 2 (0.66%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (0.66%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (5.65%) Data Guard
2 15 (4.98%) Oracle Flashback
2 15 (4.98%) Oracle RMAN
3 9 (2.99%) Oozie
4 7 (2.33%) Ansible
5 6 (1.99%) Kibana
6 3 (1.00%) logstash
7 2 (0.66%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 65 (21.59%) Oracle
2 34 (11.30%) Microsoft
3 28 (9.30%) SAP
4 8 (2.66%) Cloudera
4 8 (2.66%) Sybase
5 7 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (2.33%) Tableau
6 6 (1.99%) Hortonworks
6 6 (1.99%) IBM
6 6 (1.99%) Informatica
7 5 (1.66%) Ab Initio
7 5 (1.66%) Red Hat
7 5 (1.66%) Siebel
8 4 (1.33%) EnterpriseDB
8 4 (1.33%) HP
8 4 (1.33%) Splunk
9 3 (1.00%) Atlassian
9 3 (1.00%) IBM Sterling
9 3 (1.00%) Talend
9 3 (1.00%) TIBCO