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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Data Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Engineering over the 6 months to 23 May 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.

Data Engineering
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 82 64 75
Rank change year-on-year -18 +11 +46
Contract jobs citing Data Engineering 7 5 5
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.51% 0.53% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.66% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
10th Percentile £438 £324 -
25th Percentile £550 £353 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £775 £400 £450
Median % change year-on-year +93.75% -11.11% -7.69%
75th Percentile £850 £425 £475
90th Percentile - £440 -
England median daily rate £600 £550 £550
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Data Engineering 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 East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,094 756 874
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 79.85% 79.92% 79.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 819 503 492
10th Percentile £213 £190 £238
25th Percentile £350 £313 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £400 £400
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
75th Percentile £522 £488 £488
90th Percentile £614 £600 £577
England median daily rate £545 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +9.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 39 43
10th Percentile £9.74 £9.20 £10.00
25th Percentile £13.95 £10.59 £11.56
Median hourly rate £20.00 £15.86 £14.17
Median % change year-on-year +26.10% +11.93% -0.77%
75th Percentile £28.75 £26.46 £20.50
90th Percentile £35.00 £47.50 £43.20
England median hourly rate £26.98 £24.47 £21.57
% change year-on-year +10.26% +13.44% -4.13%

Data Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Data Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Data Engineering in the East Midlands

Data Engineering
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Data Engineering in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Data Engineering in the East Midlands

Data Engineering
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Data Engineering in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Data Engineering in the East Midlands

Data Engineering
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Engineering within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 May 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
Leicestershire - 3 £850 -
Nottinghamshire +2 2 £600 +50.00% 2
Derbyshire - 2 £375 -
Data Engineering
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Data Engineering 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Data Engineering.

1 6 (85.71%) NoSQL
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (57.14%) RDBMS
2 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
3 3 (42.86%) Data Lake
3 3 (42.86%) Data Encryption
3 3 (42.86%) Databricks
3 3 (42.86%) Domain Models
3 3 (42.86%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (42.86%) Kafka
3 3 (42.86%) Change Data Capture
3 3 (42.86%) IBM InfoSphere
3 3 (42.86%) Microservices
3 3 (42.86%) Apache Spark
3 3 (42.86%) GCP
3 3 (42.86%) Data Pipeline
3 3 (42.86%) RBAC
3 3 (42.86%) IBM
3 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Migration
3 3 (42.86%) Python
3 3 (42.86%) MySQL
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) DB2
3 3 (42.86%) Azure
3 3 (42.86%) iPad
3 3 (42.86%) MongoDB
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering

Data Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 3 (42.86%) Apache Spark
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Synapse
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Azure
1 3 (42.86%) GCP
2 1 (14.29%) AWS Data Pipeline
2 1 (14.29%) Azure Synapse Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) NoSQL
2 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (57.14%) RDBMS
2 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
3 3 (42.86%) Data Lake
3 3 (42.86%) DB2
3 3 (42.86%) IBM InfoSphere
3 3 (42.86%) MongoDB
3 3 (42.86%) MySQL
4 2 (28.57%) Apache Hive
4 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
5 1 (14.29%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (14.29%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (14.29%) Tableau
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Data Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Kafka
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (42.86%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Change Data Capture
1 3 (42.86%) Data Encryption
1 3 (42.86%) Data Pipeline
1 3 (42.86%) Domain Models
1 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
1 3 (42.86%) Microservices
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
1 3 (42.86%) RBAC
1 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Artificial Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Data Science
2 2 (28.57%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (28.57%) MapReduce
2 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Data Acquisition
3 1 (14.29%) Feature Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Fintech
3 1 (14.29%) Machine Learning
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) U-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Databricks
1 3 (42.86%) IBM
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft