Period
to 19 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Data Modelling skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Modelling over the 6 months to 19 October 2021 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 Modelling
UK > England
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 59 65 80
Rank change year-on-year +6 +15 +36
Contract jobs citing Data Modelling 2,599 970 2,261
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 3.86% 3.62% 2.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.32% 4.13% 3.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,764 630 1,532
10th Percentile £389 £363 £375
25th Percentile £450 £413 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £535 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +7.00% - -
75th Percentile £638 £606 £588
90th Percentile £725 £688 £675
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 11 19
10th Percentile £8.00 £18.98 "
25th Percentile £12.75 £27.38 £20.50
Median hourly rate £32.50 £55.00 £52.50
Median % change year-on-year -40.91% +4.76% +27.27%
75th Percentile £49.50 £61.13 £68.75
90th Percentile £61.30 £61.75 £73.75
UK median hourly rate £32.50 £55.00 £52.50
% change year-on-year -40.91% +4.76% +17.98%

Data Modelling 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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 60,212 23,463 67,527
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 89.36% 87.46% 87.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 42,312 16,157 45,749
10th Percentile £319 £300 £300
25th Percentile £413 £381 £381
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £520 £475 £475
Median % change year-on-year +9.47% - +1.60%
75th Percentile £625 £588 £575
90th Percentile £700 £675 £650
UK median daily rate £510 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +7.37% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,483 661 1,901
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £11.36
25th Percentile £14.48 £15.50 £14.38
Median hourly rate £24.36 £25.33 £22.50
Median % change year-on-year -3.83% +12.58% +12.50%
75th Percentile £49.38 £45.00 £46.00
90th Percentile £63.00 £55.00 £53.75
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +15.38%

Data Modelling
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Data Modelling as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Data Modelling in England

Data Modelling
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Data Modelling in England.

Daily rate trend for Data Modelling in England

Data Modelling
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Data Modelling in England over the 6 months to 19 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Data Modelling in England

Data Modelling
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Data Modelling in England.

Hourly rate trend for Data Modelling in England

Data Modelling
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Data Modelling in England over the 6 months to 19 October 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for Data Modelling in England

Data Modelling
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Modelling within the England region over the 6 months to 19 October 2021. 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
London +12 1,515 £550 +4.76% 272
South East +5 308 £490 -2.00% 69
North of England +16 227 £500 +9.89% 71
Midlands 0 225 £493 +9.44% 71
West Midlands 0 180 £490 +8.89% 54
North West +8 125 £501 +0.25% 39
Yorkshire +19 84 £500 +19.76% 25
South West -38 74 £521 +2.81% 21
East of England -40 54 £464 -7.15% 21
East Midlands -4 42 £500 +5.04% 17
North East -10 23 £550 +23.60% 7
Data Modelling
UK

For the 6 months to 19 October 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Data Modelling 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 England region with a requirement for Data Modelling.

1 1,102 (42.40%) SQL
2 824 (31.70%) Agile Software Development
3 776 (29.86%) Business Intelligence
4 707 (27.20%) Analytics
5 663 (25.51%) Azure
6 639 (24.59%) Data Warehouse
7 627 (24.12%) Social Skills
8 601 (23.12%) Finance
9 570 (21.93%) ETL
10 510 (19.62%) Python
11 393 (15.12%) Analytical Skills
12 392 (15.08%) Power Platform
13 389 (14.97%) Data Architecture
14 385 (14.81%) Data Analysis
15 380 (14.62%) Power BI
16 372 (14.31%) Microsoft
17 360 (13.85%) DevOps
18 353 (13.58%) Migration
19 345 (13.27%) AWS
20 324 (12.47%) Java
21 320 (12.31%) Data Lake
22 310 (11.93%) Data Quality
23 304 (11.70%) Oracle
24 298 (11.47%) Problem-Solving
25 297 (11.43%) Data Management
26 296 (11.39%) Big Data
27 279 (10.73%) Scrum
28 274 (10.54%) Visualisation
29 269 (10.35%) SQL Server
30 263 (10.12%) Data Governance

Data Modelling
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 242 (9.31%) Apache Spark
2 174 (6.69%) Confluence
3 97 (3.73%) WebLogic
4 68 (2.62%) SAS
5 54 (2.08%) Apache
6 53 (2.04%) Apache Airflow
7 34 (1.31%) SharePoint
8 31 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
9 22 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
10 14 (0.54%) CICS
10 14 (0.54%) CMS
11 9 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 7 (0.27%) Jupyter
12 7 (0.27%) WebLogic Portal
13 5 (0.19%) Apache Pulsar
13 5 (0.19%) ArcGIS
13 5 (0.19%) Luigi
13 5 (0.19%) Mule
13 5 (0.19%) Oracle Workflow
14 4 (0.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 102 (3.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 85 (3.27%) Microsoft Office
3 34 (1.31%) MS Visio
4 28 (1.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (0.27%) PTC Creo
5 7 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (0.23%) Microsoft Project
6 6 (0.23%) SPSS
6 6 (0.23%) Windchill
7 5 (0.19%) Chatbot
8 2 (0.077%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.077%) InVision
8 2 (0.077%) Oracle Smart View
8 2 (0.077%) Sketch
9 1 (0.038%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.038%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 35 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 30 (1.15%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 18 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
4 15 (0.58%) SAP S/4HANA
5 13 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 11 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
7 10 (0.38%) SAP Hybris
7 10 (0.38%) Teamcenter
8 9 (0.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 6 (0.23%) NetSuite
9 6 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
10 5 (0.19%) Markit EDM
11 4 (0.15%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
11 4 (0.15%) Maximo
12 3 (0.12%) Endur
12 3 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
12 3 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
12 3 (0.12%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 3 (0.12%) SAP R/3
12 3 (0.12%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 663 (25.51%) Azure
2 392 (15.08%) Power Platform
3 345 (13.27%) AWS
4 177 (6.81%) Azure Data Factory
5 124 (4.77%) GCP
6 111 (4.27%) Azure Synapse Analytics
7 99 (3.81%) Serverless
8 85 (3.27%) Dynamics 365
9 59 (2.27%) Amazon S3
10 57 (2.19%) SaaS
11 56 (2.15%) Azure Functions
11 56 (2.15%) GitHub
12 50 (1.92%) Snowflake
13 49 (1.89%) Azure Logic Apps
14 47 (1.81%) PaaS
15 39 (1.50%) Azure Cosmos DB
15 39 (1.50%) Collibra
15 39 (1.50%) PowerApps
16 36 (1.39%) AWS Lambda
17 35 (1.35%) Azure Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 23 (0.88%) HTTP
2 15 (0.58%) FTP
3 7 (0.27%) DECT
3 7 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (0.23%) IPv4
4 6 (0.23%) IPv6
4 6 (0.23%) Multicast
4 6 (0.23%) PPP
4 6 (0.23%) UPnP
5 5 (0.19%) Broadband
6 4 (0.15%) FIX Connectivity
6 4 (0.15%) Network Security
6 4 (0.15%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.12%) Firewall
7 3 (0.12%) Intranet
7 3 (0.12%) LAN
7 3 (0.12%) SAN
7 3 (0.12%) SMS
7 3 (0.12%) WAN
8 2 (0.077%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 639 (24.59%) Data Warehouse
2 380 (14.62%) Power BI
3 320 (12.31%) Data Lake
4 296 (11.39%) Big Data
5 269 (10.35%) SQL Server
6 258 (9.93%) Metadata
7 188 (7.23%) Hadoop
8 157 (6.04%) Tableau
9 152 (5.85%) Relational Database
10 145 (5.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 115 (4.42%) Apache Hive
12 108 (4.16%) NoSQL
13 107 (4.12%) BusinessObjects
14 91 (3.50%) Azure SQL Database
15 85 (3.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 82 (3.16%) PostgreSQL
17 74 (2.85%) RDBMS
18 73 (2.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 70 (2.69%) MongoDB
20 67 (2.58%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 245 (9.43%) JIRA
2 196 (7.54%) Git (software)
3 133 (5.12%) Jenkins
4 105 (4.04%) ERwin
5 86 (3.31%) PowerDesigner
6 59 (2.27%) Maven
7 56 (2.15%) GitLab
8 52 (2.00%) Bitbucket
9 48 (1.85%) ER Studio
10 35 (1.35%) Visual Studio
11 24 (0.92%) Hudson
11 24 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
12 23 (0.88%) CA Gen
12 23 (0.88%) TeamCity
13 20 (0.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 16 (0.62%) JUnit
15 14 (0.54%) Visual Studio Team System
16 12 (0.46%) Selenium
16 12 (0.46%) Subversion
17 11 (0.42%) kappa
General
1 627 (24.12%) Social Skills
2 601 (23.12%) Finance
3 393 (15.12%) Analytical Skills
4 228 (8.77%) Banking
5 181 (6.96%) Public Sector
6 133 (5.12%) Marketing
7 101 (3.89%) Presentation Skills
8 97 (3.73%) Telecoms
9 91 (3.50%) Investment Banking
10 75 (2.89%) Retail
11 73 (2.81%) Manufacturing
12 55 (2.12%) Electronics
13 44 (1.69%) Influencing Skills
14 42 (1.62%) Documentation Skills
15 38 (1.46%) Front Office
16 34 (1.31%) Publishing
17 33 (1.27%) Legal
18 31 (1.19%) Financial Institution
19 30 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
20 28 (1.08%) Law
Job Titles
1 636 (24.47%) Architect
2 497 (19.12%) Developer
3 456 (17.55%) Data Architect
4 418 (16.08%) Analyst
5 366 (14.08%) Data Engineer
6 216 (8.31%) Business Analyst
6 216 (8.31%) Data Modeller
7 188 (7.23%) Data Analyst
8 142 (5.46%) Solutions Architect
9 132 (5.08%) Consultant
10 87 (3.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 71 (2.73%) Azure Architect
12 70 (2.69%) Azure Engineer
13 62 (2.39%) Power BI Developer
14 57 (2.19%) Java Developer
15 52 (2.00%) Senior Data Engineer
16 49 (1.89%) Data Business Analyst
17 43 (1.65%) Project Manager
18 40 (1.54%) Business Intelligence Analyst
19 39 (1.50%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (6.31%) JSON
2 132 (5.08%) Kafka
3 124 (4.77%) XML
4 109 (4.19%) PySpark
5 105 (4.04%) REST
6 100 (3.85%) Spring
7 94 (3.62%) J2EE
8 80 (3.08%) .NET
9 74 (2.85%) Spring Boot
10 73 (2.81%) Web Services
11 59 (2.27%) HTML
12 48 (1.85%) RESTful
13 46 (1.77%) SOAP
14 45 (1.73%) Node.js
15 44 (1.69%) RabbitMQ
16 39 (1.50%) Apache Camel
16 39 (1.50%) CSS
17 38 (1.46%) React
18 28 (1.08%) ASP.NET
19 27 (1.04%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 103 (3.96%) Management Information System
2 92 (3.54%) Reference Data
3 87 (3.35%) Data Structures
4 70 (2.69%) Virtual Team
5 53 (2.04%) Self-Motivation
6 52 (2.00%) Algorithms
7 49 (1.89%) User Experience
8 45 (1.73%) NHS
9 44 (1.69%) Cloud Native
10 32 (1.23%) Taxonomies
11 31 (1.19%) Legacy Systems
12 28 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
13 22 (0.85%) Public Cloud
14 20 (0.77%) CMDB
14 20 (0.77%) Data Protection Act
14 20 (0.77%) Equities
14 20 (0.77%) Greenfield Project
15 18 (0.69%) Mainframe
16 17 (0.65%) Analytical Mindset
17 16 (0.62%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 140 (5.39%) Unix
2 95 (3.66%) Linux
3 49 (1.89%) Windows
4 12 (0.46%) zOS
5 7 (0.27%) AIX
6 6 (0.23%) OpenWrt
7 3 (0.12%) VMS
8 2 (0.077%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.038%) Android
9 1 (0.038%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.038%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.038%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 824 (31.70%) Agile Software Development
2 776 (29.86%) Business Intelligence
3 707 (27.20%) Analytics
4 570 (21.93%) ETL
5 389 (14.97%) Data Architecture
6 385 (14.81%) Data Analysis
7 360 (13.85%) DevOps
8 353 (13.58%) Migration
9 298 (11.47%) Problem-Solving
10 297 (11.43%) Data Management
11 279 (10.73%) Scrum
12 274 (10.54%) Visualisation
13 263 (10.12%) Data Governance
14 255 (9.81%) Stakeholder Management
15 238 (9.16%) Logical Data Model
16 229 (8.81%) Data Migration
17 205 (7.89%) Physical Data Model
18 204 (7.85%) Data Integration
19 194 (7.46%) Data Engineering
20 190 (7.31%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 1,102 (42.40%) SQL
2 510 (19.62%) Python
3 324 (12.47%) Java
4 151 (5.81%) PL/SQL
5 148 (5.69%) Scala
6 104 (4.00%) JavaScript
7 102 (3.92%) C#
8 98 (3.77%) T-SQL
9 87 (3.35%) R
10 85 (3.27%) Shell Script
11 57 (2.19%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 48 (1.85%) Java 8
13 38 (1.46%) C
13 38 (1.46%) COBOL
14 36 (1.39%) Perl
15 30 (1.15%) C++
16 29 (1.12%) PowerShell
17 23 (0.88%) VB
18 20 (0.77%) Bash Shell
18 20 (0.77%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 177 (6.81%) Security Cleared
2 154 (5.93%) SC Cleared
3 142 (5.46%) Degree
4 39 (1.50%) Computer Science Degree
5 27 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
6 22 (0.85%) BPSS Clearance
7 19 (0.73%) ISEB
8 9 (0.35%) Numerate Degree
9 8 (0.31%) TOGAF Certification
10 7 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (0.23%) DV Cleared
11 6 (0.23%) ISTQB
11 6 (0.23%) MBA
11 6 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 5 (0.19%) DBS Check
13 4 (0.15%) Master's Degree
14 3 (0.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 3 (0.12%) Postgraduate
15 2 (0.077%) AWS Certification
15 2 (0.077%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 310 (11.93%) Data Quality
2 96 (3.69%) QA
3 82 (3.16%) GDPR
4 16 (0.62%) IFRS
5 15 (0.58%) MiFID
6 14 (0.54%) SLA
7 11 (0.42%) Accessibility
8 10 (0.38%) Dodd-Frank
8 10 (0.38%) EMIR
8 10 (0.38%) PMO
9 9 (0.35%) HL7
10 7 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 6 (0.23%) ISO 20022
11 6 (0.23%) JTAG
12 4 (0.15%) Disclosure Scotland
12 4 (0.15%) Dublin Core
13 3 (0.12%) Basel II
13 3 (0.12%) IFRS 9
13 3 (0.12%) SNOMED CT
13 3 (0.12%) Solvency II
System Software
1 67 (2.58%) Docker
2 47 (1.81%) HDFS
3 14 (0.54%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 14 (0.54%) RACF
4 9 (0.35%) Active Directory
4 9 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 7 (0.27%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 4 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.12%) Firmware
8 2 (0.077%) Apache Flume
8 2 (0.077%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.038%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 84 (3.23%) Ansible
2 73 (2.81%) Kubernetes
3 17 (0.65%) Hadoop YARN
4 13 (0.50%) Kibana
4 13 (0.50%) Terraform
5 12 (0.46%) Tivoli NetView
6 10 (0.38%) Control-M
7 7 (0.27%) Microsoft Intune
7 7 (0.27%) Tivoli
8 5 (0.19%) logstash
9 4 (0.15%) Grafana
9 4 (0.15%) Single Sign-On
10 3 (0.12%) Core Impact
11 2 (0.077%) Ambari
11 2 (0.077%) Consul
11 2 (0.077%) HP ALM
11 2 (0.077%) Kubeflow
11 2 (0.077%) Oozie
11 2 (0.077%) Oracle EDQ
11 2 (0.077%) Puppet
Vendors
1 372 (14.31%) Microsoft
2 304 (11.70%) Oracle
3 233 (8.96%) Databricks
4 192 (7.39%) SAP
5 170 (6.54%) Informatica
5 170 (6.54%) Salesforce.com
6 90 (3.46%) Google
7 83 (3.19%) BEA
7 83 (3.19%) BiZZdesign
8 82 (3.16%) IBM
9 75 (2.89%) webMethods
10 74 (2.85%) Sparx
11 61 (2.35%) Cloudera
12 39 (1.50%) WSO2
13 35 (1.35%) MuleSoft
14 34 (1.31%) Hortonworks
15 33 (1.27%) Remedy
16 31 (1.19%) ServiceNow
17 27 (1.04%) Teradata
18 26 (1.00%) Pega