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 28 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 Conversion
England / North West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 155 129
Contract jobs citing Data Conversion 0 4 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West - 0.11% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.13% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 21
Median daily rate - £150 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -61.38%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -4.37% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 2383 3100 2861
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 80.70% 82.23% 78.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 5041 7746 6099
Median daily rate £413 £418 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.19% +7.74%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £278 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £566
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 264 238 292
Median hourly rate £40.00 £28.50 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.35% -16.17%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.59 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £55.73 £57.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Data Conversion
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Data Conversion as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 (66.67%) SAP
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (66.67%) MS Access
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) Data Analysis
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (66.67%) SAP FI
2 3 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (33.33%) Data Validation
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) CMS
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Content Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Master Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) Data Transformation
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) Big Data
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting

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 (16.67%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MS Access
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Data Analyst
3 3 (50.00%) Master Data Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Excel Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) SAP Data Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) SAP FI Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) SAP Financial Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) SAP Master Data Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Data Validation
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (33.33%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Content Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) Data Transformation
4 1 (16.67%) Master Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) User Stories
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) SAP