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 3 months to 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 472 473 485
Rank change year-on-year +1 +12  
Contract jobs citing Data Transformation 110 159 140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.26% 0.32% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.39% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 106 92
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £700 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £423 £369
% change year-on-year +6.50% +14.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £51.00 - £19.72
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.00 - -

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 35981 41220 41210
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 84.73% 83.49% 80.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 23640 27663 26906
Median daily rate £450 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 936 964 1142
Median hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.18% +5.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.53 £12.58 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £49.05 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Data Transformation
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Data Transformation as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 24 June 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
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 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -13 65 £500 +5.26% 14
South East +25 11 £475 +15.15% 1
East of England -3 8 £450 +35.84% 5
Yorkshire +18 7 £375 -47.36%
West Midlands +16 6 £289 -30.42%
East Midlands -1 6 £488 -35.43% 1
North West +19 5 £325 - 4
South West +1 2 £450 +20.00% 4
Data Transformation
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 104 (48.15%) SQL
2 92 (42.59%) Data Modelling
3 73 (33.80%) ETL
4 71 (32.87%) Finance
5 69 (31.94%) Business Intelligence
6 68 (31.48%) Agile Software Development
7 62 (28.70%) Migration
7 62 (28.70%) Oracle
8 50 (23.15%) Data Quality
9 48 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
10 43 (19.91%) Data Cleansing
11 42 (19.44%) SQL Server
12 37 (17.13%) Microsoft
13 36 (16.67%) Data Migration
14 35 (16.20%) Banking
15 34 (15.74%) Analytical Skills
16 32 (14.81%) Data Integration
17 31 (14.35%) Analytics
18 30 (13.89%) QlikView
19 29 (13.43%) Degree
19 29 (13.43%) Java
20 28 (12.96%) Data Management
21 27 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 26 (12.04%) Validation
22 26 (12.04%) Python
23 25 (11.57%) Data Analysis
23 25 (11.57%) Big Data
23 25 (11.57%) Relational Database
24 22 (10.19%) Linux
25 21 (9.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 5 (2.31%) Apache
2 4 (1.85%) Apache Spark
2 4 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (1.85%) Confluence
2 4 (1.85%) Gentran
2 4 (1.85%) JBoss
2 4 (1.85%) Mule ESB
2 4 (1.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (1.85%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.39%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (1.39%) Mule
3 3 (1.39%) SAS
4 2 (0.93%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.46%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.46%) IPython
5 1 (0.46%) Jupyter
Applications
1 13 (6.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.31%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.85%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.46%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (2.31%) Unit4 Business World
2 3 (1.39%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.39%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.46%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.46%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (0.46%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.46%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.46%) SAP Retail
3 1 (0.46%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.02%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.85%) Google Analytics
4 3 (1.39%) Bluemix
4 3 (1.39%) IBM Cloud
4 3 (1.39%) SoftLayer
5 1 (0.46%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (0.46%) Azure Machine Learning
5 1 (0.46%) Basecamp
5 1 (0.46%) GitHub
5 1 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.78%) FTP
2 4 (1.85%) LAN
3 3 (1.39%) Firewall
3 3 (1.39%) HTTP
3 3 (1.39%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.93%) Internet
4 2 (0.93%) Network Security
5 1 (0.46%) DSL
5 1 (0.46%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
2 42 (19.44%) SQL Server
3 30 (13.89%) QlikView
4 27 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 25 (11.57%) Big Data
5 25 (11.57%) Relational Database
6 21 (9.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (6.94%) DB2
8 14 (6.48%) MySQL
9 11 (5.09%) NoSQL
9 11 (5.09%) RDBMS
9 11 (5.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (4.63%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 10 (4.63%) Ingres
11 8 (3.70%) Data Mining
11 8 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (3.24%) Hadoop
13 6 (2.78%) DataStage
13 6 (2.78%) Qlik Sense
14 5 (2.31%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 13 (6.02%) Visual Studio
2 11 (5.09%) JIRA
3 10 (4.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.85%) Eclipse
4 4 (1.85%) ERwin
5 3 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (1.39%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.39%) Maven
5 3 (1.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.93%) PowerDesigner
6 2 (0.93%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.46%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.46%) GoCD
7 1 (0.46%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.46%) WebStorm
General
1 71 (32.87%) Finance
2 35 (16.20%) Banking
3 14 (6.48%) Investment Banking
4 12 (5.56%) Retail
5 6 (2.78%) Marketing
6 5 (2.31%) Front Office
6 5 (2.31%) Law
7 4 (1.85%) Automotive
7 4 (1.85%) Legal
7 4 (1.85%) Publishing
8 3 (1.39%) Back Office
8 3 (1.39%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.39%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.93%) Electronics
9 2 (0.93%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.93%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.46%) French Language
10 1 (0.46%) Games
10 1 (0.46%) Local Government
10 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 76 (35.19%) Developer
2 55 (25.46%) Analyst
3 26 (12.04%) Business Analyst
4 25 (11.57%) Architect
5 24 (11.11%) Data Analyst
6 23 (10.65%) ETL Developer
7 19 (8.80%) Data Architect
8 17 (7.87%) Java Developer
9 15 (6.94%) Project Manager
9 15 (6.94%) SQL Developer
10 11 (5.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 11 (5.09%) Python Developer
10 11 (5.09%) Technical Analyst
11 10 (4.63%) QlikView Developer
11 10 (4.63%) SSIS Developer
12 9 (4.17%) Enterprise Data Architect
13 8 (3.70%) Enterprise Architect
13 8 (3.70%) Oracle Developer
13 8 (3.70%) Oracle ETL Developer
13 8 (3.70%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (9.26%) XML
2 16 (7.41%) Middleware
3 11 (5.09%) .NET
3 11 (5.09%) XSLT
4 10 (4.63%) Spring
5 7 (3.24%) Hibernate
5 7 (3.24%) J2SE
6 6 (2.78%) Node.js
6 6 (2.78%) XML Messaging
7 4 (1.85%) D3.js
7 4 (1.85%) EDI
7 4 (1.85%) JAXB
7 4 (1.85%) MDX
7 4 (1.85%) MFC
8 3 (1.39%) Django
8 3 (1.39%) Flask
8 3 (1.39%) JSON
8 3 (1.39%) REST
8 3 (1.39%) SOAP
8 3 (1.39%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 34 (15.74%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.02%) Computer Science
2 13 (6.02%) Management Information System
3 10 (4.63%) Data Structures
4 8 (3.70%) Virtual Team
5 6 (2.78%) Client/Server
5 6 (2.78%) Fixed Income
5 6 (2.78%) Replication
5 6 (2.78%) User Experience
6 4 (1.85%) DataPower
6 4 (1.85%) Derivative
6 4 (1.85%) Equity Derivative
6 4 (1.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (1.85%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.39%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.93%) NHS
8 2 (0.93%) Reinsurance
8 2 (0.93%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.46%) Fintech
9 1 (0.46%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 22 (10.19%) Linux
2 18 (8.33%) Windows
3 2 (0.93%) Unix
4 1 (0.46%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (42.59%) Data Modelling
2 73 (33.80%) ETL
3 69 (31.94%) Business Intelligence
4 68 (31.48%) Agile Software Development
5 62 (28.70%) Migration
6 43 (19.91%) Data Cleansing
7 36 (16.67%) Data Migration
8 32 (14.81%) Data Integration
9 31 (14.35%) Analytics
10 28 (12.96%) Data Management
11 26 (12.04%) Validation
12 25 (11.57%) Data Analysis
13 21 (9.72%) Data Mapping
13 21 (9.72%) SDLC
14 20 (9.26%) Scrum
15 17 (7.87%) Performance Tuning
16 16 (7.41%) Business Analysis
16 16 (7.41%) Open Source
17 15 (6.94%) Stakeholder Management
18 14 (6.48%) Data Flow Diagram
Programming Languages
1 104 (48.15%) SQL
2 29 (13.43%) Java
3 26 (12.04%) Python
4 17 (7.87%) T-SQL
5 11 (5.09%) C#
5 11 (5.09%) C++
6 10 (4.63%) R
7 7 (3.24%) PL/SQL
8 5 (2.31%) Groovy
8 5 (2.31%) JavaScript
8 5 (2.31%) VB.NET
8 5 (2.31%) VBScript
9 3 (1.39%) Perl
10 2 (0.93%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.93%) VB
10 2 (0.93%) VBA
11 1 (0.46%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.46%) Scala
11 1 (0.46%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (13.43%) Degree
2 14 (6.48%) Security Cleared
3 10 (4.63%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.85%) Numerate Degree
5 3 (1.39%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.46%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.46%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.46%) HND
6 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.46%) PhD
6 1 (0.46%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (23.15%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.85%) QA
2 4 (1.85%) SLA
3 3 (1.39%) IFRS
3 3 (1.39%) IFRS 9
4 2 (0.93%) Basel II
4 2 (0.93%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.93%) ISO 20022
4 2 (0.93%) MiFID
5 1 (0.46%) EMIR
5 1 (0.46%) IAS 39
System Software
1 4 (1.85%) Docker
2 1 (0.46%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.46%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.46%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.46%) Ansible
1 1 (0.46%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 62 (28.70%) Oracle
2 37 (17.13%) Microsoft
3 12 (5.56%) Teradata
4 9 (4.17%) IBM
4 9 (4.17%) Netezza
5 8 (3.70%) Informatica
5 8 (3.70%) Splunk
5 8 (3.70%) Sybase
6 6 (2.78%) Google
6 6 (2.78%) Tableau
7 5 (2.31%) Jaspersoft
7 5 (2.31%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (2.31%) SAP
8 4 (1.85%) Apigee
8 4 (1.85%) Apttus
8 4 (1.85%) Citrix
8 4 (1.85%) Cognos
8 4 (1.85%) Coremetrics
8 4 (1.85%) IBM Sterling
8 4 (1.85%) JD Edwards
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