Period
to 19 January 2018

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 19 January 2018 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 193 191 226
Rank change year-on-year -2 +35 -33
Contract jobs citing Data Transformation 13 18 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.24% 0.29% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.35% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 7
North West median daily rate £476 £583 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.28% +22.63% +26.67%
10th Percentile £354 £398 £329
90th Percentile £586 £650 £675
England median daily rate £488 £488 £450
% change year-on-year - +8.33% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
North West median hourly rate £53.00 - £21.50
England median hourly rate £40.50 £89.38 £22.50
% change year-on-year -54.69% +297.22% -27.42%

Data Transformation is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following 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 or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,477 5,176 6,921
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 82.22% 84.46% 81.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,904 3,355 4,245
North West median daily rate £406 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.56% - +8.11%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £600 £575 £572
England median daily rate £450 £432 £425
% change year-on-year +4.11% +1.71% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 203 146 276
North West median hourly rate £21.70 £23.30 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.86% -28.32% +75.15%
10th Percentile £11.80 £11.38 £12.50
90th Percentile £51.55 £50.00 £52.47
England median hourly rate £23.63 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -5.50% +8.70% +15.00%

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 19 January 2018.

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 19 January 2018. 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 +8 11 £577 +16.57% 6
Lancashire - 2 £350 -
Data Transformation
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 8 (61.54%) Migration
2 7 (53.85%) XML
2 7 (53.85%) ETL
3 6 (46.15%) ITIL
4 5 (38.46%) XSLT
4 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
4 5 (38.46%) XPath
4 5 (38.46%) Data Migration
5 4 (30.77%) Data Cleansing
5 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (30.77%) Problem Management
5 4 (30.77%) EnterpriseDB
5 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
5 4 (30.77%) ITIL V3
5 4 (30.77%) High Availability
5 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (30.77%) SFIA
5 4 (30.77%) DB2
5 4 (30.77%) OLAP
5 4 (30.77%) Java
5 4 (30.77%) XSD
5 4 (30.77%) Linux
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 4 (30.77%) OLTP
5 4 (30.77%) Star Schema
5 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
5 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
5 4 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (30.77%) Hibernate

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (15.38%) Boomi
2 2 (15.38%) IaaS
2 2 (15.38%) iPaaS
2 2 (15.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) FTP
1 1 (7.69%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) DB2
2 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
2 4 (30.77%) OLAP
2 4 (30.77%) OLTP
2 4 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (30.77%) Star Schema
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Law
1 1 (7.69%) Legal
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) Architect
1 3 (23.08%) Data Architect
1 3 (23.08%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Data Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Data Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Database Architect
2 2 (15.38%) DBA
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Integration Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Data Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Data Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Developer
3 1 (7.69%) SSIS Developer
3 1 (7.69%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) XML
2 5 (38.46%) XSLT
3 4 (30.77%) Hibernate
3 4 (30.77%) XSD
4 2 (15.38%) .NET
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
4 2 (15.38%) ADO.NET
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (15.38%) JSON
4 2 (15.38%) LINQ
4 2 (15.38%) REST
4 2 (15.38%) WCF
4 2 (15.38%) Web Services
5 1 (7.69%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Structures
1 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) FMCG
2 1 (7.69%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
1 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Migration
2 7 (53.85%) ETL
3 6 (46.15%) ITIL
4 5 (38.46%) Data Migration
5 4 (30.77%) Asset Management
5 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
5 4 (30.77%) Data Cleansing
5 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
5 4 (30.77%) High Availability
5 4 (30.77%) ITIL V3
5 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (30.77%) Problem Management
5 4 (30.77%) SFIA
6 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (23.08%) Data Analysis
6 3 (23.08%) Data Management
7 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (15.38%) MVC
7 2 (15.38%) Service Management
7 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
1 5 (38.46%) XPath
2 4 (30.77%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) ActionScript
4 1 (7.69%) ActionScript 2.0
4 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) EnterpriseDB
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
1 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
2 2 (15.38%) Informatica
2 2 (15.38%) MuleSoft
2 2 (15.38%) Rackspace
2 2 (15.38%) SnapLogic
3 1 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) IBM Sterling