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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 4 July 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 Lakes
England > East Midlands
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 88 63 69
Rank change year-on-year -25 +6 +51
Contract jobs citing Data Lake 8 21 4
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.58% 1.92% 0.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.70% 11.67% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 20 3
10th Percentile £463 - £405
25th Percentile £519 £396 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £425 £450
Median % change year-on-year +41.18% -5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £675 £512 £475
90th Percentile £799 £538 -
England median daily rate £575 £515 £525
% change year-on-year +11.65% -1.90% -

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 216 180 150
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 15.63% 16.45% 17.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 126 95
10th Percentile £313 £250 £246
25th Percentile £375 £341 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £413 £413
Median % change year-on-year +15.15% - +3.77%
75th Percentile £500 £505 £500
90th Percentile £579 £599 £565
England median daily rate £550 £506 £500
% change year-on-year +8.67% +1.23% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 3 4
10th Percentile £16.45 £23.48 £11.73
25th Percentile £20.38 £24.96 £11.90
Median hourly rate £35.00 £27.42 £30.58
Median % change year-on-year +27.64% -10.32% +69.86%
75th Percentile - £38.09 £49.86
90th Percentile - £44.48 £52.95
England median hourly rate £37.80 £24.80 £25.50
% change year-on-year +52.42% -2.75% -17.74%

Data Lake
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Lake in the East Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Daily rate trend for Data Lake in the East Midlands

Data Lake
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Data Lake in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 4 July 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Data Lake in the East Midlands

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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 4 July 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
Nottinghamshire +2 2 £550 +29.41% 2
Derbyshire -5 2 £500 -16.67%
Leicestershire -7 2 £575 +6.48%
Data Lake
England

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, 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 6 (75.00%) Azure
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (50.00%) Azure Data Factory
3 4 (50.00%) Databricks
4 3 (37.50%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 3 (37.50%) Azure Synapse Analytics
4 3 (37.50%) ETL
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Python
4 3 (37.50%) Agile
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (37.50%) Data Transformation
4 3 (37.50%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (25.00%) Power BI
5 2 (25.00%) Cloud Native
5 2 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
5 2 (25.00%) Data Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) Microservices
5 2 (25.00%) Apache Spark
5 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
5 2 (25.00%) Data Governance
5 2 (25.00%) Data Mapping
5 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
5 2 (25.00%) Information Management
5 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (25.00%) CRM

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Synapse
Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) Azure
2 4 (50.00%) Azure Data Factory
3 3 (37.50%) Azure Synapse Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Power Platform
5 1 (12.50%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (12.50%) AWS
5 1 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (12.50%) Azure Storage
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (37.50%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 3 (37.50%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (25.00%) Power BI
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (12.50%) Apache Hive
4 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
4 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
4 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (25.00%) Public Sector
2 1 (12.50%) Law
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Data Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Data Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Azure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Azure Data Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Azure Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) JSON
1 1 (12.50%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Cloud Native
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile
1 3 (37.50%) Data Transformation
1 3 (37.50%) ETL
2 2 (25.00%) Business Case
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) CI/CD
2 2 (25.00%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) Data Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Data Governance
2 2 (25.00%) Data Mapping
2 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) Information Management
2 2 (25.00%) Microservices
2 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (25.00%) Project Delivery
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Requirements Gathering
2 2 (25.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
2 2 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
2 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (12.50%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Databricks
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft