The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 30 March 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 100 92
Rank change year-on-year +26 -8  
Contract jobs citing Data Transformation 13 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.98% 0.11% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 0.13% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 5
Median daily rate £284 £650 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -56.30% +100.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £650 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £650 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £450 £365
% change year-on-year -8.33% +23.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £25.05

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 Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1066 1500 1265
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 80.51% 83.47% 77.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 686 906 675
Median daily rate £381 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.68% +3.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 23 27
Median hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +77.77% +28.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £15.00 £11.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

Data Transformation
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Data Transformation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Transformation in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Data Transformation.

1 13 (92.86%) SQL
1 13 (92.86%) ETL
2 12 (85.71%) Oracle
3 10 (71.43%) Finance
3 10 (71.43%) Python
3 10 (71.43%) Data Cleansing
4 9 (64.29%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (57.14%) ERP
5 8 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (42.86%) Waterfall
8 3 (21.43%) Data Migration
8 3 (21.43%) Migration
9 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
9 2 (14.29%) Oracle Financials
10 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (7.14%) Kimball Methodology
10 1 (7.14%) User Stories
10 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (7.14%) ETL Development
10 1 (7.14%) BDD
10 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
10 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
10 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
10 1 (7.14%) Degree
10 1 (7.14%) MDX
10 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Data Transformation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 10 (71.43%) ETL Developer
3 7 (50.00%) Python Developer
4 6 (42.86%) Oracle Developer
4 6 (42.86%) Oracle ETL Developer
4 6 (42.86%) SQL Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) Data Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) Data Migration Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) Migration Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Digital Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) Digital Business Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) Microsoft BI Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (7.14%) SSAS Developer
7 1 (7.14%) SSIS Developer
7 1 (7.14%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) ETL
2 10 (71.43%) Data Cleansing
3 8 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (57.14%) ERP
4 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (42.86%) Waterfall
6 3 (21.43%) Data Migration
6 3 (21.43%) Migration
7 1 (7.14%) BDD
7 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) ETL Development
7 1 (7.14%) Kimball Methodology
7 1 (7.14%) Scrum
7 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
7 1 (7.14%) TDD
7 1 (7.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 10 (71.43%) Python
3 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) HND
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
1 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
1 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft