Period
to 25 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for ETL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ETL over the 6 months to 25 January 2022 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.

Extract, Transform and Load (ETL)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 73 79 68
Rank change year-on-year +6 -11 +17
Contract jobs citing ETL 134 53 156
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 3.34% 2.54% 3.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.67% 2.80% 3.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 36 131
10th Percentile £450 £339 £390
25th Percentile £500 £375 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +15.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £644 £638 £581
90th Percentile £700 £700 £638
Central London median daily rate £575 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +15.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
10th Percentile £45.33 - -
25th Percentile £46.94 - -
Median hourly rate £51.75 - -
75th Percentile £57.44 - -
90th Percentile £59.58 - -
Central London median hourly rate £51.75 - -

ETL 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 City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,647 1,890 4,353
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 90.95% 90.52% 89.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,830 1,421 3,397
10th Percentile £375 £313 £320
25th Percentile £475 £413 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £523 £515
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.46% +0.49%
75th Percentile £653 £602 £613
90th Percentile £750 £688 £688
Central London median daily rate £550 £513 £510
% change year-on-year +7.32% +0.49% -0.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 22 48
10th Percentile £19.13 £13.58 £12.02
25th Percentile £33.19 £18.25 £14.19
Median hourly rate £43.50 £26.50 £19.75
Median % change year-on-year +64.15% +34.18% +3.95%
75th Percentile £61.75 £35.63 £25.76
90th Percentile £64.25 £46.00 £52.25
Central London median hourly rate £43.50 £26.75 £20.50
% change year-on-year +62.62% +30.49% +6.49%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing ETL as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for ETL in the City of London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing ETL in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for ETL in the City of London

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Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing ETL in the City of London over the 6 months to 25 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for ETL in the City of London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing ETL in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for ETL in the City of London

ETL
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ETL within the City of London region over the 6 months to 25 January 2022. 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
Jobs
London Bridge - 2 £675 -
ETL
Central London

For the 6 months to 25 January 2022, IT contractor jobs citing ETL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for ETL.

1 99 (73.88%) SQL
2 53 (39.55%) Business Intelligence
3 52 (38.81%) Finance
4 51 (38.06%) Data Warehouse
5 50 (37.31%) Azure
6 40 (29.85%) SQL Server
7 37 (27.61%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (27.61%) Analytics
8 35 (26.12%) DevOps
9 34 (25.37%) Data Modelling
10 32 (23.88%) Social Skills
11 31 (23.13%) Python
12 30 (22.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 30 (22.39%) Big Data
13 29 (21.64%) Microsoft
14 28 (20.90%) CI/CD
15 27 (20.15%) AWS
16 25 (18.66%) Power Platform
16 25 (18.66%) Power BI
17 24 (17.91%) Problem-Solving
18 20 (14.93%) Data Engineering
18 20 (14.93%) Data Quality
18 20 (14.93%) C#
18 20 (14.93%) NoSQL
19 19 (14.18%) Tableau
19 19 (14.18%) Apache Spark
19 19 (14.18%) SDLC
20 18 (13.43%) Data Analysis
20 18 (13.43%) Visual Studio
21 17 (12.69%) Microsoft Excel

ETL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 19 (14.18%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.49%) Apache
2 2 (1.49%) Apache Airflow
2 2 (1.49%) Apache Pig
2 2 (1.49%) Confluence
2 2 (1.49%) SAS
3 1 (0.75%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 17 (12.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (4.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) CA PPM
1 1 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.75%) Magento
1 1 (0.75%) NetSuite
1 1 (0.75%) Northgate Housing
1 1 (0.75%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 50 (37.31%) Azure
2 27 (20.15%) AWS
3 25 (18.66%) Power Platform
4 14 (10.45%) Snowflake
5 13 (9.70%) Amazon S3
5 13 (9.70%) Azure Data Factory
6 9 (6.72%) GitHub
6 9 (6.72%) Matillion
7 5 (3.73%) Amazon EMR
7 5 (3.73%) Dynamics 365
8 4 (2.99%) Amazon Kinesis
8 4 (2.99%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (2.99%) GCP
8 4 (2.99%) Serverless
9 3 (2.24%) Amazon ECS
9 3 (2.24%) AWS CodeBuild
9 3 (2.24%) AWS CodePipeline
9 3 (2.24%) AWS Fargate
9 3 (2.24%) dbt
9 3 (2.24%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.75%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (38.06%) Data Warehouse
2 40 (29.85%) SQL Server
3 30 (22.39%) Big Data
3 30 (22.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (18.66%) Power BI
5 20 (14.93%) NoSQL
6 19 (14.18%) Tableau
7 16 (11.94%) Relational Database
8 15 (11.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 13 (9.70%) MongoDB
10 12 (8.96%) RDBMS
11 11 (8.21%) Data Lake
12 9 (6.72%) Amazon Redshift
12 9 (6.72%) Azure SQL Database
12 9 (6.72%) Hadoop
13 8 (5.97%) Data Vault
14 7 (5.22%) Amazon Athena
14 7 (5.22%) SSDT
15 6 (4.48%) Apache Hive
15 6 (4.48%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 18 (13.43%) Visual Studio
2 14 (10.45%) Git (software)
3 11 (8.21%) JIRA
4 8 (5.97%) Jenkins
4 8 (5.97%) Octopus Deploy
4 8 (5.97%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (3.73%) Selenium
6 4 (2.99%) GitLab
6 4 (2.99%) Maven
7 3 (2.24%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.49%) Appium
8 2 (1.49%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.49%) TestNG
8 2 (1.49%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.49%) Zephyr
9 1 (0.75%) AppScan
9 1 (0.75%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.75%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.75%) Toad
General
1 52 (38.81%) Finance
2 32 (23.88%) Social Skills
3 9 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.22%) Banking
5 6 (4.48%) Front Office
6 5 (3.73%) Investment Banking
7 4 (2.99%) Financial Institution
7 4 (2.99%) Legal
7 4 (2.99%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.99%) Presentation Skills
8 3 (2.24%) Documentation Skills
8 3 (2.24%) Law
8 3 (2.24%) Marketing
9 2 (1.49%) Public Sector
10 1 (0.75%) Back Office
10 1 (0.75%) Influencing Skills
10 1 (0.75%) Prime Brokerage
10 1 (0.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (27.61%) Data Engineer
2 35 (26.12%) Developer
3 25 (18.66%) Analyst
4 12 (8.96%) Architect
5 10 (7.46%) Data Analyst
6 9 (6.72%) SQL Developer
7 7 (5.22%) Data Architect
7 7 (5.22%) Test Leader
8 6 (4.48%) Talend Developer
9 5 (3.73%) Data Warehouse Analyst
9 5 (3.73%) ETL Developer
9 5 (3.73%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (3.73%) Technical Analyst
10 4 (2.99%) AWS Engineer
10 4 (2.99%) Azure Engineer
10 4 (2.99%) Power BI Developer
10 4 (2.99%) Senior Data Engineer
10 4 (2.99%) Test Analyst
11 3 (2.24%) Power BI Analyst
11 3 (2.24%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.69%) Kafka
2 15 (11.19%) XML
3 14 (10.45%) JSON
4 8 (5.97%) .NET
5 6 (4.48%) Apache Avro
6 4 (2.99%) Web Services
7 3 (2.24%) ADO
7 3 (2.24%) ASP.NET
7 3 (2.24%) ASP.NET Core
7 3 (2.24%) CSS
7 3 (2.24%) HTML
7 3 (2.24%) JMS
7 3 (2.24%) REST
7 3 (2.24%) SQLAlchemy
8 2 (1.49%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.49%) Apache Tez
8 2 (1.49%) PySpark
8 2 (1.49%) React
8 2 (1.49%) Spring Boot
8 2 (1.49%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.96%) Management Information System
2 6 (4.48%) Legacy Applications
3 5 (3.73%) Hedge funds
4 4 (2.99%) Algorithms
4 4 (2.99%) Legacy Systems
5 3 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.24%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.24%) User Experience
6 2 (1.49%) Social Media
7 1 (0.75%) Derivative
7 1 (0.75%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (0.75%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.75%) Housing Association
7 1 (0.75%) NHS
7 1 (0.75%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.75%) Replication
7 1 (0.75%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.75%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.75%) Synthetic Equity
7 1 (0.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.73%) Linux
1 5 (3.73%) Windows
2 3 (2.24%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.49%) CentOS
3 2 (1.49%) Ubuntu
3 2 (1.49%) Unix
3 2 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (39.55%) Business Intelligence
2 37 (27.61%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (27.61%) Analytics
3 35 (26.12%) DevOps
4 34 (25.37%) Data Modelling
5 28 (20.90%) CI/CD
6 24 (17.91%) Problem-Solving
7 20 (14.93%) Data Engineering
8 19 (14.18%) SDLC
9 18 (13.43%) Data Analysis
10 17 (12.69%) Data Architecture
11 14 (10.45%) Data Integration
12 13 (9.70%) Migration
12 13 (9.70%) User Acceptance Testing
13 12 (8.96%) ETL Development
14 11 (8.21%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (8.21%) Data Management
15 10 (7.46%) Data Migration
15 10 (7.46%) Data Science
15 10 (7.46%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 99 (73.88%) SQL
2 31 (23.13%) Python
3 20 (14.93%) C#
4 16 (11.94%) T-SQL
5 13 (9.70%) Java
6 11 (8.21%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 9 (6.72%) VBA
8 5 (3.73%) R
9 4 (2.99%) PHP
10 3 (2.24%) JavaScript
10 3 (2.24%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.24%) Scala
11 2 (1.49%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.49%) VBScript
12 1 (0.75%) Bash
12 1 (0.75%) C++
12 1 (0.75%) HiveQL
12 1 (0.75%) Perl
12 1 (0.75%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (7.46%) Security Cleared
2 9 (6.72%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.48%) Degree
4 3 (2.24%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.49%) AWS Certification
5 2 (1.49%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.49%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.49%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (1.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.49%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.75%) ACCA
6 1 (0.75%) CIMA
6 1 (0.75%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (14.93%) Data Quality
2 8 (5.97%) QA
3 5 (3.73%) GDPR
4 4 (2.99%) Solvency II
5 3 (2.24%) IFRS
5 3 (2.24%) SLA
6 2 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.75%) NCSC
System Software
1 5 (3.73%) Docker
2 2 (1.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (1.49%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (4.48%) Terraform
2 3 (2.24%) Ansible
2 3 (2.24%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (2.24%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.49%) Ambari
3 2 (1.49%) Oozie
4 1 (0.75%) Control-M
4 1 (0.75%) HP Fortify
4 1 (0.75%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 29 (21.64%) Microsoft
2 14 (10.45%) Oracle
3 12 (8.96%) Talend
4 10 (7.46%) Cloudera
5 9 (6.72%) Alteryx
6 7 (5.22%) Informatica
7 6 (4.48%) Databricks
8 4 (2.99%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (2.24%) Google
9 3 (2.24%) Hortonworks
9 3 (2.24%) IBM
10 2 (1.49%) Hitachi
10 2 (1.49%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.49%) SAP
10 2 (1.49%) StreamSets
10 2 (1.49%) Teradata
11 1 (0.75%) Checkmarx
11 1 (0.75%) Refinitiv
11 1 (0.75%) Sparx
11 1 (0.75%) Wolters Kluwer