The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Data Conversion skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Conversion over the 3 months to 29 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 Conversion
England / North West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 - 152
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Data Conversion 6 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.23% - 0.055%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% - 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £400 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £340 £370
% change year-on-year +25.00% -8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £20.00

Data Conversion 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 the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2120 3183 2847
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 82.04% 82.27% 78.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1337 1929 1547
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 118 130
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £16.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Data Conversion
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Conversion in the North West

Data Conversion
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Conversion in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Conversion in the North West

Data Conversion
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Conversion in the North West

Data Conversion
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Conversion within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Merseyside - 2 - - 1
Manchester - 1 £400 -
Data Conversion
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Conversion 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 North West region with a requirement for Data Conversion.

1 4 (44.44%) Finance
1 4 (44.44%) MS Access
1 4 (44.44%) SAP
1 4 (44.44%) SAP FI
1 4 (44.44%) Data Analysis
1 4 (44.44%) Test Strategy
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
2 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) CRM
2 3 (33.33%) Advertising
3 2 (22.22%) Validation
3 2 (22.22%) Data Validation
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (22.22%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Master Data Management
4 1 (11.11%) User Stories
4 1 (11.11%) Data Transformation
4 1 (11.11%) Big Data
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
4 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) System Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security

Data Conversion
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (11.11%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) SAP FI
2 3 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) MS Access
2 1 (11.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Data Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) CRM Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Master Data Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Excel Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Data Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SAP FI Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Financial Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Master Data Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Data Analysis
1 4 (44.44%) Test Strategy
2 3 (33.33%) CRM
2 3 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (22.22%) Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) Data Validation
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (22.22%) Validation
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Content Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Data Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Transformation
4 1 (11.11%) Master Data Management
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) User Stories
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) SAP
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft