Period
to 23 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Data Lake skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Lake over the 6 months to 23 February 2020 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 Lakes
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 83 131 143
Rank change year-on-year +48 +12 0
Contract jobs citing Data Lake 11 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.72% 0.25% 0.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.65% 1.00% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 4
East Midlands median daily rate £450 £845 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -46.75% +77.89% +50.79%
10th Percentile £370 £771 £424
90th Percentile £565 £850 £526
England median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £59.00 - -

Data Lake is in the Databases and Business Intelligence 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 database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 301 601 620
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 19.75% 24.61% 20.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 422 377
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £275 £285 £270
90th Percentile £527 £550 £538
England median daily rate £488 £488 £475
% change year-on-year - +2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 28
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £18.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.89% -50.00% +89.47%
10th Percentile £12.50 £13.78 £13.78
90th Percentile £29.60 £45.85 £58.56
England median hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year -8.57% +4.48% +29.12%

Data Lake
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Lake in the East Midlands

Data Lake
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Lake in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Lake in the East Midlands

Data Lake
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Lake in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 23 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Lake in the East Midlands

Data Lake
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 Lake within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 February 2020. 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
Nottinghamshire +14 8 £400 -52.66% 1
Leicestershire - 1 £450 - 1
Northamptonshire - 1 £450 - 1
Data Lake
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Data Lake 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 Lake.

1 9 (81.82%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (72.73%) ETL
3 7 (63.64%) Relational Database
3 7 (63.64%) Data Architecture
4 6 (54.55%) Migration
5 5 (45.45%) Informatica
5 5 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (45.45%) Data Migration
5 5 (45.45%) Data Mapping
5 5 (45.45%) Azure
5 5 (45.45%) Workshop Facilitation
6 4 (36.36%) Azure Data Factory
6 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (36.36%) Retail
7 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (27.27%) ERP
7 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
7 3 (27.27%) SQL
7 3 (27.27%) XML
7 3 (27.27%) Security Architecture
7 3 (27.27%) Data Integration
7 3 (27.27%) JSON
7 3 (27.27%) Analytics
7 3 (27.27%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 2 (18.18%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 2 (18.18%) IT Strategy
8 2 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (18.18%) Power BI
8 2 (18.18%) Data Engineering

Data Lake
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:

Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Azure
2 4 (36.36%) Azure Data Factory
3 2 (18.18%) Power Platform
3 2 (18.18%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (63.64%) Relational Database
3 3 (27.27%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
4 2 (18.18%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (18.18%) Big Data
4 2 (18.18%) Data Mart
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (18.18%) Power BI
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
5 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Selenium
General
1 4 (36.36%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Data Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Data Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Azure Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Informatica Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (9.09%) NoSQL Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) JSON
1 3 (27.27%) XML
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
3 1 (9.09%) Middleware
3 1 (9.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) ETL
2 7 (63.64%) Data Architecture
3 6 (54.55%) Migration
4 5 (45.45%) Data Mapping
4 5 (45.45%) Data Migration
4 5 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (45.45%) Workshop Facilitation
5 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) Analytics
6 3 (27.27%) Data Integration
6 3 (27.27%) ERP
6 3 (27.27%) Security Architecture
7 2 (18.18%) Business Analytics
7 2 (18.18%) DevOps
7 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
7 2 (18.18%) IT Strategy
7 2 (18.18%) TDD
7 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 1 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) R
3 1 (9.09%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Kubernetes
1 1 (9.09%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Informatica
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) SAP
3 1 (9.09%) Databricks