Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 26 July 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
England > North West
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 178 213 201
Rank change year-on-year +35 -12 -14
Contract jobs citing Data Transformation 20 23 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.35% 0.30% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.37% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 18
North West median daily rate £325 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.78% +38.46% -8.77%
10th Percentile £267 £374 £251
90th Percentile £375 £623 £461
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £51.00 - £24.00

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 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 4644 6298 6082
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 81.67% 82.18% 79.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2860 3896 3443
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.90% +10.00%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £256
90th Percentile £538 £550 £556
England median daily rate £450 £425 £407
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.42% +1.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 212 204 272
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £29.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.66% +6.36% +23.94%
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.75 £12.00
90th Percentile £51.69 £52.48 £57.50
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year - +13.64% +7.08%

Data Transformation
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Transformation in the North West

Data Transformation
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 Transformation in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Transformation in the North West

Data Transformation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Transformation in the North West over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Transformation in the North West

Data Transformation
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 Transformation in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Transformation in the North West

Data Transformation
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 Transformation within the North West region over the 6 months to 26 July 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
Manchester +15 16 £284 -36.89%
Cheshire +27 2 £339 - 2
Lancashire - 1 £350 - 1
Merseyside - 1 £425 -
Data Transformation
England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 North West region with a requirement for Data Transformation.

1 19 (95.00%) ETL
2 18 (90.00%) SQL
3 14 (70.00%) Oracle
4 12 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (60.00%) Finance
4 12 (60.00%) Data Cleansing
5 11 (55.00%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (55.00%) Python
6 8 (40.00%) ERP
7 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (30.00%) Waterfall
9 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 4 (20.00%) Migration
9 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (15.00%) Data Migration
10 3 (15.00%) Retail
10 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
10 3 (15.00%) PL/SQL
10 3 (15.00%) Oracle Financials
11 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
11 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
11 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
11 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (10.00%) Data Mapping
11 2 (10.00%) Dimensional Modelling
11 2 (10.00%) Marketing
11 2 (10.00%) Data Flow Diagram

Data Transformation
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 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 12 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Retail
3 2 (10.00%) Marketing
4 1 (5.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Developer
2 11 (55.00%) ETL Developer
3 8 (40.00%) Python Developer
3 8 (40.00%) SQL Developer
4 6 (30.00%) Oracle Developer
4 6 (30.00%) Oracle ETL Developer
5 5 (25.00%) Analyst
6 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (20.00%) SSIS Developer
7 3 (15.00%) Data Analyst
7 3 (15.00%) Oracle Analyst
8 2 (10.00%) Data Migration Analyst
8 2 (10.00%) Financial Analyst
8 2 (10.00%) Microsoft BI Developer
8 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Developer
8 2 (10.00%) Migration Analyst
8 2 (10.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
8 2 (10.00%) Senior SQL Developer
8 2 (10.00%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.00%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) ETL
2 12 (60.00%) Data Cleansing
3 11 (55.00%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (40.00%) ERP
5 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (30.00%) Waterfall
7 4 (20.00%) Migration
8 3 (15.00%) Data Migration
9 2 (10.00%) Data Flow Diagram
9 2 (10.00%) Data Mapping
9 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
9 2 (10.00%) Dimensional Modelling
9 2 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
9 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (5.00%) Analytics
10 1 (5.00%) Data Analytics
10 1 (5.00%) Data Management
10 1 (5.00%) ETL Development
10 1 (5.00%) Test Planning
10 1 (5.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) SQL
2 11 (55.00%) Python
3 3 (15.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) HND
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft