Period
to 31 October 2020

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 31 October 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 Modelling
UK > England
6 months to
31 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 62 78 115
Rank change year-on-year +16 +37 -25
Contract jobs citing Data Modelling 1,045 2,210 2,199
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 3.74% 2.86% 2.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.32% 3.30% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 755 1,502 1,526
Median daily rate £500 £500 £491
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.78% -1.75%
10th Percentile £360 £363 £350
90th Percentile £683 £675 £675
UK median daily rate £493 £500 £488
% change year-on-year -1.37% +2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 24 14
Median hourly rate £35.00 £52.50 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +27.27% -4.30%
10th Percentile £22.08 £20.50 £17.25
90th Percentile £60.90 £73.75 £55.63
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £44.50
% change year-on-year -12.50% -10.11% +13.95%

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 24,195 66,970 82,398
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 86.69% 86.73% 87.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,519 44,488 55,109
Median daily rate £475 £475 £475
10th Percentile £300 £300 £300
90th Percentile £675 £650 £644
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £455
% change year-on-year - +4.40% +1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 859 2,036 2,176
Median hourly rate £34.95 £24.00 £21.02
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.63% +14.18% -10.55%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.80 £11.25
90th Percentile £55.00 £53.75 £50.05
Median hourly rate £35.00 £23.75 £21.19
% change year-on-year +47.37% +12.08% -9.83%

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 31 October 2020.

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 31 October 2020.

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 31 October 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
London +18 575 £525 - 133
South East +11 123 £481 -6.10% 44
North of England +19 104 £450 - 53
Midlands +34 83 £438 -2.78% 25
South West +47 68 £494 +3.95% 12
West Midlands +38 67 £428 -4.89% 14
North West +21 55 £500 +11.11% 31
East of England +36 51 £525 +5.00% 16
North East +55 30 £439 -5.14% 9
Yorkshire +5 18 £418 -2.34% 13
East Midlands +20 15 £480 +6.67% 11
Data Modelling
UK

For the 6 months to 31 October 2020, 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.

1 455 (43.54%) SQL
2 355 (33.97%) Business Intelligence
3 337 (32.25%) Agile Software Development
4 238 (22.78%) Analytics
5 236 (22.58%) Finance
6 235 (22.49%) Azure
7 224 (21.44%) Data Warehouse
8 215 (20.57%) ETL
9 178 (17.03%) Power Platform
10 171 (16.36%) Power BI
11 170 (16.27%) Oracle
12 167 (15.98%) Data Architecture
13 161 (15.41%) Python
14 158 (15.12%) Security Cleared
15 148 (14.16%) Data Analysis
16 137 (13.11%) Microsoft
17 136 (13.01%) SQL Server
18 135 (12.92%) Analytical Skills
19 129 (12.34%) SC Cleared
19 129 (12.34%) Visualisation
20 124 (11.87%) AWS
21 122 (11.67%) Data Management
22 119 (11.39%) Scrum
23 117 (11.20%) Java
24 116 (11.10%) Migration
25 113 (10.81%) Big Data
26 107 (10.24%) Data Governance
26 107 (10.24%) Data Lake
27 103 (9.86%) Data Quality
28 100 (9.57%) 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 61 (5.84%) Apache Spark
2 50 (4.78%) Confluence
3 26 (2.49%) SharePoint
4 24 (2.30%) WebLogic
5 23 (2.20%) Apache
6 19 (1.82%) SAS
7 17 (1.63%) Apache Airflow
8 16 (1.53%) WebSphere
9 14 (1.34%) CMS
10 12 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
11 8 (0.77%) Apache Pig
11 8 (0.77%) IIS
11 8 (0.77%) WebSphere Application Server
12 7 (0.67%) Apache ServiceMix
12 7 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
12 7 (0.67%) JBoss
12 7 (0.67%) Red Hat Fuse
13 5 (0.48%) nginx
13 5 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 5 (0.48%) Tornado
Applications
1 42 (4.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 38 (3.64%) Microsoft Office
3 28 (2.68%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.38%) SPSS
6 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.096%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.096%) Casewise Modeler
7 1 (0.096%) Figma
7 1 (0.096%) Stata
Business Applications
1 26 (2.49%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 20 (1.91%) Oracle ERP
3 15 (1.44%) Oracle EBS
4 12 (1.15%) SAP S/4HANA
5 9 (0.86%) Oracle EBS R12
5 9 (0.86%) SAP MDG
6 8 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
6 8 (0.77%) ION MarketView
7 6 (0.57%) NetSuite
8 5 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
8 5 (0.48%) HiPortfolio
8 5 (0.48%) Oracle Payroll
8 5 (0.48%) SAP APO
9 4 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
9 4 (0.38%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 3 (0.29%) Avolution ABACUS
11 2 (0.19%) Distributed Ledger
11 2 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
11 2 (0.19%) R3 Corda
11 2 (0.19%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 235 (22.49%) Azure
2 178 (17.03%) Power Platform
3 124 (11.87%) AWS
4 53 (5.07%) Azure Data Factory
5 42 (4.02%) GCP
6 28 (2.68%) PowerApps
7 22 (2.11%) Amazon S3
8 19 (1.82%) SaaS
9 18 (1.72%) Dynamics 365
10 17 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
10 17 (1.63%) Google Analytics
11 15 (1.44%) PaaS
11 15 (1.44%) Serverless
12 12 (1.15%) Apigee
12 12 (1.15%) AWS Lambda
12 12 (1.15%) Office 365
12 12 (1.15%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
13 11 (1.05%) Google Tag Manager
14 10 (0.96%) Logic Apps
14 10 (0.96%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.05%) HTTP
2 4 (0.38%) Broadband
2 4 (0.38%) Firewall
2 4 (0.38%) Internet
3 2 (0.19%) DECT
3 2 (0.19%) DNS
3 2 (0.19%) IPv4
3 2 (0.19%) IPv6
3 2 (0.19%) LAN
3 2 (0.19%) Multicast
3 2 (0.19%) Network Security
3 2 (0.19%) PPP
3 2 (0.19%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (0.19%) Skype
3 2 (0.19%) UPnP
3 2 (0.19%) WAN
3 2 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.19%) Wireless
4 1 (0.096%) MVNO
4 1 (0.096%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 224 (21.44%) Data Warehouse
2 171 (16.36%) Power BI
3 136 (13.01%) SQL Server
4 113 (10.81%) Big Data
5 107 (10.24%) Data Lake
6 94 (9.00%) Relational Database
7 62 (5.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 56 (5.36%) Tableau
9 52 (4.98%) Hadoop
10 50 (4.78%) NoSQL
10 50 (4.78%) Oracle Database
11 42 (4.02%) BusinessObjects
12 39 (3.73%) Azure SQL Database
13 36 (3.44%) Apache Hive
14 30 (2.87%) MySQL
15 29 (2.78%) RDBMS
15 29 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 27 (2.58%) Qlik Sense
17 26 (2.49%) Amazon Redshift
18 23 (2.20%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 82 (7.85%) JIRA
2 64 (6.12%) Git (software)
3 39 (3.73%) Jenkins
4 26 (2.49%) ERwin
5 21 (2.01%) GitLab
6 18 (1.72%) ER Studio
7 14 (1.34%) Subversion
8 13 (1.24%) Maven
9 12 (1.15%) SonarQube
10 11 (1.05%) Oracle APEX
11 9 (0.86%) Bitbucket
12 8 (0.77%) Cucumber
12 8 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (0.77%) Toad
13 7 (0.67%) CA Gen
13 7 (0.67%) Cypress.io
13 7 (0.67%) JUnit
13 7 (0.67%) ProC
13 7 (0.67%) Visual Studio
13 7 (0.67%) webpack
General
1 236 (22.58%) Finance
2 100 (9.57%) Public Sector
3 72 (6.89%) Banking
4 61 (5.84%) Marketing
5 43 (4.11%) Telecoms
6 40 (3.83%) Manufacturing
7 29 (2.78%) Retail
8 21 (2.01%) Electronics
9 20 (1.91%) Investment Banking
10 17 (1.63%) Front Office
11 15 (1.44%) Games
11 15 (1.44%) Pharmaceutical
12 12 (1.15%) Law
13 11 (1.05%) Billing
13 11 (1.05%) Legal
14 8 (0.77%) Back Office
14 8 (0.77%) Publishing
15 5 (0.48%) Local Government
15 5 (0.48%) Retail Banking
16 4 (0.38%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 286 (27.37%) Architect
2 225 (21.53%) Developer
3 178 (17.03%) Data Architect
4 169 (16.17%) Analyst
5 116 (11.10%) Data Engineer
6 76 (7.27%) Business Analyst
7 57 (5.45%) Consultant
8 55 (5.26%) Data Analyst
9 52 (4.98%) Data Modeller
10 48 (4.59%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 41 (3.92%) Solutions Architect
12 31 (2.97%) Azure Architect
13 28 (2.68%) Power BI Developer
13 28 (2.68%) Python Engineer
14 27 (2.58%) Data Business Analyst
14 27 (2.58%) Technical Analyst
15 26 (2.49%) Java Developer
16 24 (2.30%) Technical Business Analyst
17 20 (1.91%) Oracle Developer
18 19 (1.82%) Digital Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (5.84%) Web Services
2 56 (5.36%) REST
3 47 (4.50%) XML
4 46 (4.40%) HTML
5 45 (4.31%) CSS
6 44 (4.21%) JSON
7 40 (3.83%) .NET
8 35 (3.35%) J2EE
9 32 (3.06%) Spring
10 31 (2.97%) Kafka
11 28 (2.68%) PySpark
12 27 (2.58%) RESTful
13 25 (2.39%) Middleware
13 25 (2.39%) SOAP
14 20 (1.91%) Spring Boot
15 19 (1.82%) Node.js
16 17 (1.63%) Oracle Fusion
17 15 (1.44%) React
18 14 (1.34%) AngularJS
19 12 (1.15%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 135 (12.92%) Analytical Skills
2 70 (6.70%) Data Structures
3 49 (4.69%) Management Information System
4 35 (3.35%) Reference Data
5 32 (3.06%) User Experience
6 26 (2.49%) Greenfield Project
7 24 (2.30%) Self-Motivation
8 16 (1.53%) Credit Risk
9 15 (1.44%) Fixed Income
10 14 (1.34%) Virtual Team
11 11 (1.05%) Algorithms
11 11 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 11 (1.05%) Robotics
12 10 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
12 10 (0.96%) FMCG
12 10 (0.96%) Life Science
13 9 (0.86%) Replication
14 8 (0.77%) Equities
14 8 (0.77%) NHS
14 8 (0.77%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 54 (5.17%) Unix
2 38 (3.64%) Windows
3 26 (2.49%) Linux
4 10 (0.96%) AIX
5 7 (0.67%) Apple iOS
6 6 (0.57%) Windows 10
7 5 (0.48%) Android
8 3 (0.29%) VMS
9 2 (0.19%) OpenWrt
9 2 (0.19%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.096%) Debian
10 1 (0.096%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 355 (33.97%) Business Intelligence
2 337 (32.25%) Agile Software Development
3 238 (22.78%) Analytics
4 215 (20.57%) ETL
5 167 (15.98%) Data Architecture
6 148 (14.16%) Data Analysis
7 129 (12.34%) Visualisation
8 122 (11.67%) Data Management
9 119 (11.39%) Scrum
10 116 (11.10%) Migration
11 107 (10.24%) Data Governance
12 100 (9.57%) DevOps
13 99 (9.47%) Data Integration
13 99 (9.47%) Problem-Solving
14 96 (9.19%) Stakeholder Management
15 77 (7.37%) Logical Data Model
16 74 (7.08%) SDLC
17 72 (6.89%) Data Engineering
17 72 (6.89%) Data Migration
18 68 (6.51%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 455 (43.54%) SQL
2 161 (15.41%) Python
3 117 (11.20%) Java
4 57 (5.45%) PL/SQL
5 51 (4.88%) Scala
6 49 (4.69%) JavaScript
7 41 (3.92%) T-SQL
8 32 (3.06%) C#
9 26 (2.49%) R
10 25 (2.39%) Shell Script
11 19 (1.82%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 19 (1.82%) PowerShell
12 16 (1.53%) VBA
13 14 (1.34%) C
14 12 (1.15%) Apex Code
14 12 (1.15%) Perl
15 8 (0.77%) VB
16 7 (0.67%) Kotlin
17 6 (0.57%) Bash Shell
17 6 (0.57%) Go
Qualifications
1 158 (15.12%) Security Cleared
2 129 (12.34%) SC Cleared
3 34 (3.25%) Degree
4 20 (1.91%) TOGAF Certification
5 18 (1.72%) ISEB
6 16 (1.53%) DV Cleared
7 5 (0.48%) CTC Cleared
7 5 (0.48%) ISTQB
7 5 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.38%) MBA
8 4 (0.38%) MBCS
9 3 (0.29%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (0.29%) DBS Check
9 3 (0.29%) Numerate Degree
10 2 (0.19%) ACCA
10 2 (0.19%) CBAP
10 2 (0.19%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.19%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.19%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (9.86%) Data Quality
2 48 (4.59%) QA
3 23 (2.20%) GDPR
4 5 (0.48%) IFRS
5 4 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 4 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.29%) DICOM
7 2 (0.19%) JTAG
7 2 (0.19%) SLA
8 1 (0.096%) COBIT
8 1 (0.096%) COREP
8 1 (0.096%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.096%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 1 (0.096%) FINREP
8 1 (0.096%) MiFID
8 1 (0.096%) NCSC
8 1 (0.096%) PMO
8 1 (0.096%) Solvency II
System Software
1 30 (2.87%) Docker
2 26 (2.49%) HDFS
3 5 (0.48%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (0.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.096%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 20 (1.91%) Kubernetes
2 14 (1.34%) Terraform
3 9 (0.86%) Ansible
4 7 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (0.48%) Control-M
5 5 (0.48%) Grafana
5 5 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.48%) Prometheus
6 3 (0.29%) Hadoop YARN
7 2 (0.19%) Data Guard
7 2 (0.19%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 2 (0.19%) Foglight
7 2 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (0.19%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.096%) Amdocs OSS
8 1 (0.096%) CFEngine
8 1 (0.096%) IBM BigFix
8 1 (0.096%) Marathon
8 1 (0.096%) NetIQ Identity Manager
8 1 (0.096%) Puppet
Vendors
1 170 (16.27%) Oracle
2 137 (13.11%) Microsoft
3 96 (9.19%) SAP
4 66 (6.32%) Informatica
5 46 (4.40%) Databricks
5 46 (4.40%) Salesforce.com
6 39 (3.73%) Google
7 34 (3.25%) Cloudera
8 31 (2.97%) Sparx
8 31 (2.97%) Talend
9 24 (2.30%) webMethods
10 23 (2.20%) TIBCO
11 22 (2.11%) IBM
12 20 (1.91%) BEA
13 18 (1.72%) Alteryx
14 17 (1.63%) MuleSoft
15 15 (1.44%) Pega
16 13 (1.24%) Ab Initio
16 13 (1.24%) BiZZdesign
16 13 (1.24%) Splunk