Period
to 17 August 2019

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 17 August 2019 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
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 80 103 87
Rank change year-on-year +23 -16 +4
Contract jobs citing Data Modelling 2,367 2,349 2,461
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 2.85% 2.50% 2.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.27% 2.88% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,601 1,570 1,700
England median daily rate £500 £500 £493
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.52% +9.44%
10th Percentile £375 £350 £350
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 13
England median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £24.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +42.94% -44.71%
10th Percentile £20.50 £16.60 £18.00
90th Percentile £73.75 £53.75 £58.75
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £36.50 £45.20
% change year-on-year -4.11% -19.25% +2.07%

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 72,496 81,650 76,007
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 87.18% 86.76% 86.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 48,201 54,361 50,124
England median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £281
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,017 2,206 1,894
England median hourly rate £25.00 £21.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.28% -10.42% +2.13%
10th Percentile £11.98 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £50.00 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £24.65 £21.00 £24.82
% change year-on-year +17.38% -15.37% +5.08%

Data Modelling
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Modelling in England

Data Modelling
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Modelling in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Modelling in England

Data Modelling
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Modelling in England over the 6 months to 17 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Modelling in England

Data Modelling
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Modelling in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Modelling in England

Data Modelling
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Modelling in England over the 6 months to 17 August 2019.

Contractor 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 17 August 2019. 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 +26 1,339 £525 - 176
South East +12 402 £480 +1.05% 71
North of England +25 223 £464 +9.12% 78
Midlands +22 141 £440 +3.53% 21
East of England +9 127 £500 - 22
South West -22 126 £450 -10.00% 21
North West +16 125 £480 +12.94% 43
West Midlands +9 96 £440 +2.33% 11
Yorkshire -2 85 £425 - 27
East Midlands +26 43 £445 +11.25% 10
North East +26 13 £481 +1.32% 8
South Coast - 1 - -
Data Modelling
UK

For the 6 months to 17 August 2019, 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.

1 982 (41.49%) SQL
2 767 (32.40%) Agile Software Development
3 632 (26.70%) Data Warehouse
4 584 (24.67%) Business Intelligence
5 543 (22.94%) Finance
6 532 (22.48%) Analytics
7 515 (21.76%) ETL
8 421 (17.79%) Python
9 369 (15.59%) Big Data
10 367 (15.50%) SQL Server
11 366 (15.46%) Microsoft
12 331 (13.98%) Oracle
13 330 (13.94%) Microsoft Azure
14 323 (13.65%) Migration
15 316 (13.35%) Amazon AWS
16 309 (13.05%) Analytical Skills
17 291 (12.29%) Java
18 283 (11.96%) Power Platform
19 282 (11.91%) Data Analysis
20 281 (11.87%) Power BI
21 280 (11.83%) Data Architecture
22 263 (11.11%) Data Quality
23 245 (10.35%) Apache Spark
24 238 (10.05%) Logical Data Model
25 232 (9.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 228 (9.63%) Stakeholder Management
27 222 (9.38%) Data Migration
28 218 (9.21%) Hadoop
29 212 (8.96%) Data Science
30 208 (8.79%) DevOps

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
1 245 (10.35%) Apache Spark
2 75 (3.17%) Confluence
3 71 (3.00%) Apache
4 64 (2.70%) SAS
5 60 (2.53%) SharePoint
6 43 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
7 31 (1.31%) WebLogic
8 27 (1.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 19 (0.80%) WebSphere
10 13 (0.55%) Apache Airflow
11 11 (0.46%) CMS
12 10 (0.42%) Apache Solr
13 9 (0.38%) ArcGIS
14 8 (0.34%) Jupyter
14 8 (0.34%) Oracle Coherence
14 8 (0.34%) R Markdown
15 7 (0.30%) Oracle Workflow
16 6 (0.25%) Apache Pig
16 6 (0.25%) WebLogic Integration
17 5 (0.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 131 (5.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 110 (4.65%) Microsoft Office
3 53 (2.24%) MS Visio
4 31 (1.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 12 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
5 12 (0.51%) SPSS
6 5 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
7 4 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
7 4 (0.17%) Sketch
7 4 (0.17%) Zeplin
8 1 (0.042%) CATIA
8 1 (0.042%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.042%) Stata
Business Applications
1 36 (1.52%) Elite 3E
1 36 (1.52%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 33 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 20 (0.84%) Oracle ERP
4 18 (0.76%) SAP S/4HANA
5 16 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
6 12 (0.51%) Oracle Financials
7 11 (0.46%) Oracle Receivables
7 11 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 10 (0.42%) Oracle EBS R12
9 9 (0.38%) Oracle TCA
10 8 (0.34%) SAP ERP
10 8 (0.34%) SAP MDG
10 8 (0.34%) SAP MM
11 7 (0.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 6 (0.25%) Magento
12 6 (0.25%) SAP Hybris
12 6 (0.25%) Unit4 Business World
13 5 (0.21%) Fredhopper
13 5 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 330 (13.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 316 (13.35%) Amazon AWS
3 283 (11.96%) Power Platform
4 130 (5.49%) Google Cloud Platform
5 110 (4.65%) Amazon S3
6 88 (3.72%) Serverless
7 63 (2.66%) Azure Data Factory
8 54 (2.28%) PaaS
9 53 (2.24%) Amazon EMR
10 51 (2.15%) AWS Lambda
11 48 (2.03%) IaaS
12 44 (1.86%) Amazon SQS
13 35 (1.48%) Dynamics 365
14 34 (1.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 34 (1.44%) GitHub
15 33 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
16 30 (1.27%) AWS CloudFormation
16 30 (1.27%) SaaS
17 26 (1.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 24 (1.01%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 41 (1.73%) Internet
2 10 (0.42%) SSL
3 8 (0.34%) Intranet
3 8 (0.34%) VPN
4 7 (0.30%) 4G
4 7 (0.30%) Radio Access Network
4 7 (0.30%) WAN
5 6 (0.25%) Firewall
5 6 (0.25%) Network Security
6 5 (0.21%) FTP
7 4 (0.17%) HTTP
8 3 (0.13%) DNS
8 3 (0.13%) LAN
9 2 (0.084%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.084%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.084%) IPsec
9 2 (0.084%) MPLS
9 2 (0.084%) RFID
9 2 (0.084%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.084%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 632 (26.70%) Data Warehouse
2 369 (15.59%) Big Data
3 367 (15.50%) SQL Server
4 281 (11.87%) Power BI
5 232 (9.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 218 (9.21%) Hadoop
7 186 (7.86%) Relational Database
8 162 (6.84%) NoSQL
9 155 (6.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 132 (5.58%) Apache Hive
10 132 (5.58%) Data Lake
11 112 (4.73%) PostgreSQL
12 109 (4.60%) Oracle Database
13 106 (4.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 90 (3.80%) MySQL
15 80 (3.38%) Star Schema
16 73 (3.08%) Amazon Redshift
16 73 (3.08%) OLAP
17 70 (2.96%) BusinessObjects
18 64 (2.70%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 162 (6.84%) JIRA
2 161 (6.80%) Git (software)
3 103 (4.35%) Jenkins
4 65 (2.75%) ERwin
5 43 (1.82%) Visual Studio Team System
6 30 (1.27%) Bitbucket
7 27 (1.14%) Sonatype Nexus
8 25 (1.06%) ER Studio
9 23 (0.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 21 (0.89%) PowerDesigner
11 19 (0.80%) Visual Studio
12 18 (0.76%) Jasmine
13 16 (0.68%) SpecFlow
14 13 (0.55%) Artifactory
14 13 (0.55%) Eclipse
14 13 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
15 12 (0.51%) TeamCity
16 11 (0.46%) SonarQube
16 11 (0.46%) Toad
17 10 (0.42%) tSQLt
General
1 543 (22.94%) Finance
2 144 (6.08%) Banking
3 115 (4.86%) Retail
4 67 (2.83%) Legal
5 58 (2.45%) Telecoms
6 51 (2.15%) Marketing
7 40 (1.69%) Front Office
8 37 (1.56%) Investment Banking
9 33 (1.39%) Manufacturing
10 28 (1.18%) Publishing
11 20 (0.84%) Billing
12 19 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
13 17 (0.72%) Advertising
13 17 (0.72%) Financial Institution
14 13 (0.55%) Games
15 11 (0.46%) Electronics
16 9 (0.38%) Law
17 7 (0.30%) Digital Economy
17 7 (0.30%) Military
18 6 (0.25%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 595 (25.14%) Developer
2 470 (19.86%) Analyst
3 448 (18.93%) Architect
4 268 (11.32%) Data Architect
5 257 (10.86%) Data Engineer
6 204 (8.62%) Business Analyst
7 197 (8.32%) Data Analyst
8 123 (5.20%) Consultant
9 115 (4.86%) Data Modeller
10 114 (4.82%) SQL Developer
11 110 (4.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 76 (3.21%) Solutions Architect
13 61 (2.58%) Java Developer
14 54 (2.28%) Senior Developer
15 50 (2.11%) ETL Developer
16 49 (2.07%) Power BI Developer
17 48 (2.03%) Big Data Engineer
18 47 (1.99%) Senior Analyst
19 46 (1.94%) Data Business Analyst
20 44 (1.86%) Hadoop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (7.18%) Kafka
2 133 (5.62%) JSON
3 112 (4.73%) XML
4 93 (3.93%) REST
5 81 (3.42%) HTML
6 79 (3.34%) Web Services
7 75 (3.17%) .NET
8 66 (2.79%) SOAP
9 55 (2.32%) CSS
10 46 (1.94%) RESTful
10 46 (1.94%) Spring
11 39 (1.65%) Middleware
12 33 (1.39%) JMS
12 33 (1.39%) MDX
13 32 (1.35%) Node.js
14 31 (1.31%) J2EE
15 29 (1.23%) Swagger
16 27 (1.14%) Apache NiFi
16 27 (1.14%) Oracle Fusion
16 27 (1.14%) React
Miscellaneous
1 309 (13.05%) Analytical Skills
2 159 (6.72%) Data Structures
3 92 (3.89%) Management Information System
4 76 (3.21%) User Experience
5 62 (2.62%) Algorithms
6 58 (2.45%) Self-Motivation
7 54 (2.28%) Greenfield Project
8 49 (2.07%) Reference Data
9 33 (1.39%) Replication
10 32 (1.35%) CMDB
11 26 (1.10%) Taxonomies
11 26 (1.10%) Virtual Team
12 25 (1.06%) Data Centre
12 25 (1.06%) Linux Command Line
13 22 (0.93%) Hedge funds
14 21 (0.89%) Public Cloud
15 20 (0.84%) Reinsurance
16 19 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
17 18 (0.76%) Data Protection Act
18 13 (0.55%) TM Forum
Operating Systems
1 146 (6.17%) Linux
2 112 (4.73%) Windows
3 89 (3.76%) Unix
4 35 (1.48%) Windows 10
5 26 (1.10%) Windows Server
6 12 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (0.42%) AIX
8 7 (0.30%) zOS
9 6 (0.25%) Apple iOS
10 5 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.17%) Solaris
11 4 (0.17%) VMS
12 3 (0.13%) Android
12 3 (0.13%) HPUX
13 2 (0.084%) SUSE
13 2 (0.084%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.084%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.084%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.042%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 767 (32.40%) Agile Software Development
2 584 (24.67%) Business Intelligence
3 532 (22.48%) Analytics
4 515 (21.76%) ETL
5 323 (13.65%) Migration
6 282 (11.91%) Data Analysis
7 280 (11.83%) Data Architecture
8 238 (10.05%) Logical Data Model
9 228 (9.63%) Stakeholder Management
10 222 (9.38%) Data Migration
11 212 (8.96%) Data Science
12 208 (8.79%) DevOps
13 207 (8.75%) Scrum
14 196 (8.28%) Data Integration
15 194 (8.20%) Visualisation
16 191 (8.07%) Problem-Solving
17 188 (7.94%) Data Management
18 159 (6.72%) Machine Learning
19 150 (6.34%) Data Governance
20 130 (5.49%) Data Engineering
Programming Languages
1 982 (41.49%) SQL
2 421 (17.79%) Python
3 291 (12.29%) Java
4 137 (5.79%) JavaScript
5 122 (5.15%) PL/SQL
6 116 (4.90%) T-SQL
7 104 (4.39%) R
8 103 (4.35%) Scala
9 98 (4.14%) C#
10 62 (2.62%) PowerShell
11 56 (2.37%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 54 (2.28%) Bash Shell
12 54 (2.28%) Shell Script
13 39 (1.65%) C++
14 38 (1.61%) C
15 33 (1.39%) Ruby
15 33 (1.39%) VBA
16 29 (1.23%) Java 8
17 24 (1.01%) Apex Code
18 23 (0.97%) Perl
Qualifications
1 206 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 161 (6.80%) SC Cleared
3 126 (5.32%) Degree
4 38 (1.61%) Computer Science Degree
5 22 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
6 14 (0.59%) CTC Cleared
7 11 (0.46%) PhD
8 9 (0.38%) CISSP
8 9 (0.38%) DBS Check
8 9 (0.38%) ISEB
8 9 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (0.38%) TOGAF Certification
9 8 (0.34%) DV Cleared
9 8 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (0.30%) CISMP
11 6 (0.25%) ACCA
11 6 (0.25%) Master's Degree
11 6 (0.25%) MCSA
11 6 (0.25%) MCSE
11 6 (0.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 263 (11.11%) Data Quality
2 80 (3.38%) QA
3 35 (1.48%) GDPR
4 15 (0.63%) PMO
5 9 (0.38%) IFRS
6 8 (0.34%) Disclosure Scotland
7 5 (0.21%) SLA
8 4 (0.17%) MiFID
9 3 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (0.13%) Solvency II
10 2 (0.084%) COBIT
10 2 (0.084%) COREP
10 2 (0.084%) FINREP
10 2 (0.084%) ISO 20022
10 2 (0.084%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 2 (0.084%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.084%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.084%) SEPA
11 1 (0.042%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 1 (0.042%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 65 (2.75%) Docker
2 28 (1.18%) Active Directory
2 28 (1.18%) Apache Flume
3 24 (1.01%) HDFS
4 15 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (0.13%) KVM
6 3 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (0.084%) RHEV
7 2 (0.084%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (0.042%) Cygwin
8 1 (0.042%) LXC
Systems Management
1 86 (3.63%) Kubernetes
2 45 (1.90%) Ansible
3 35 (1.48%) Oozie
4 34 (1.44%) Terraform
5 20 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
5 20 (0.84%) Puppet
6 14 (0.59%) Hadoop YARN
7 12 (0.51%) Kibana
8 11 (0.46%) Single Sign-On
9 7 (0.30%) Control-M
9 7 (0.30%) HP ALM
10 6 (0.25%) Data Guard
10 6 (0.25%) SCCM
11 5 (0.21%) Grafana
12 4 (0.17%) Istio
12 4 (0.17%) Tivoli
13 3 (0.13%) EMC NetWorker
13 3 (0.13%) logstash
13 3 (0.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 3 (0.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 366 (15.46%) Microsoft
2 331 (13.98%) Oracle
3 167 (7.06%) SAP
4 166 (7.01%) Tableau
5 115 (4.86%) Google
6 93 (3.93%) Salesforce.com
7 63 (2.66%) Informatica
8 62 (2.62%) Talend
9 59 (2.49%) IBM
10 46 (1.94%) MicroStrategy
11 40 (1.69%) Cloudera
12 39 (1.65%) Databricks
12 39 (1.65%) Sparx
13 38 (1.61%) MuleSoft
14 35 (1.48%) iManage
15 33 (1.39%) Alteryx
15 33 (1.39%) LexisNexis
16 28 (1.18%) Teradata
17 24 (1.01%) Cognos
17 24 (1.01%) ServiceNow