Period
to 28 January 2022

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 28 January 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 Modelling
UK > England
6 months to
28 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 59 56 74
Rank change year-on-year -3 +18 +29
Contract jobs citing Data Modelling 2,627 1,440 1,976
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 3.76% 4.12% 3.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.21% 4.71% 3.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,846 947 1,305
10th Percentile £400 £360 £360
25th Percentile £458 £413 £420
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
75th Percentile £650 £617 £588
90th Percentile £738 £725 £651
UK median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 13 17
10th Percentile £19.16 £20.80 £22.21
25th Percentile £27.50 £22.00 £31.25
Median hourly rate £33.00 £53.23 £52.50
Median % change year-on-year -38.00% +1.39% +79.49%
75th Percentile £61.00 £61.00 £53.75
90th Percentile £63.05 £62.35 £61.75
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £43.75 £50.00
% change year-on-year +2.86% -12.50% +164.97%

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 62,389 30,595 56,679
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 89.31% 87.61% 86.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 44,290 21,135 38,397
10th Percentile £325 £300 £288
25th Percentile £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £475 £475
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% - -
75th Percentile £638 £575 £575
90th Percentile £725 £663 £650
UK median daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,471 1,006 1,674
10th Percentile £12.24 £12.00 £11.93
25th Percentile £15.25 £15.75 £14.94
Median hourly rate £25.53 £26.65 £20.50
Median % change year-on-year -4.20% +30.00% -6.82%
75th Percentile £49.25 £47.50 £44.69
90th Percentile £63.25 £58.75 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -5.45% +30.95% -4.55%

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 28 January 2022.

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 28 January 2022.

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 28 January 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
London -6 1,555 £575 +9.52% 297
South East +2 256 £496 +1.28% 75
North of England -17 219 £513 +2.50% 75
Midlands -5 214 £525 +20.00% 52
West Midlands -8 181 £520 +20.93% 47
North West -21 122 £525 +5.00% 40
South West -9 97 £500 +5.26% 23
Yorkshire +12 87 £500 - 28
East of England -40 50 £495 +4.21% 30
East Midlands -24 28 £525 +14.13% 5
North East -15 14 £550 +25.00% 7
Data Modelling
UK

For the 6 months to 28 January 2022, 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 1,028 (39.13%) SQL
2 764 (29.08%) Agile Software Development
3 755 (28.74%) Business Intelligence
4 656 (24.97%) Azure
5 650 (24.74%) Social Skills
6 643 (24.48%) Analytics
7 635 (24.17%) Data Warehouse
8 618 (23.52%) Finance
9 538 (20.48%) ETL
10 502 (19.11%) Python
11 425 (16.18%) Data Analysis
12 417 (15.87%) Data Architecture
13 415 (15.80%) Power Platform
14 398 (15.15%) Power BI
15 385 (14.66%) Analytical Skills
16 374 (14.24%) AWS
17 364 (13.86%) DevOps
18 346 (13.17%) Visualisation
19 337 (12.83%) Microsoft
20 331 (12.60%) Data Quality
21 329 (12.52%) Big Data
22 324 (12.33%) Data Governance
22 324 (12.33%) Migration
23 320 (12.18%) SQL Server
24 319 (12.14%) Data Management
25 308 (11.72%) Metadata
26 298 (11.34%) Data Lake
27 288 (10.96%) Oracle
28 284 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
29 269 (10.24%) Problem-Solving

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 (9.33%) Apache Spark
2 140 (5.33%) Confluence
3 62 (2.36%) WebLogic
4 55 (2.09%) Apache
5 50 (1.90%) Apache Airflow
6 32 (1.22%) SharePoint
7 30 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
8 20 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
8 20 (0.76%) SAS
9 9 (0.34%) IBM Notes
9 9 (0.34%) Tomcat
10 6 (0.23%) Apache Pulsar
10 6 (0.23%) CMS
10 6 (0.23%) Luigi
10 6 (0.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 6 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
11 5 (0.19%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.15%) CICS
13 3 (0.11%) IIS
14 2 (0.076%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 146 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 62 (2.36%) Microsoft Office
3 59 (2.25%) MS Visio
4 44 (1.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 10 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (0.27%) Microsoft Project
7 6 (0.23%) SPSS
8 5 (0.19%) Chatbot
8 5 (0.19%) Oracle Smart View
8 5 (0.19%) PTC Creo
9 4 (0.15%) Windchill
10 2 (0.076%) InVision
10 2 (0.076%) Siemens NX
10 2 (0.076%) Sketch
11 1 (0.038%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.038%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.038%) Pro/ENGINEER
11 1 (0.038%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 49 (1.87%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 26 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
3 19 (0.72%) SAP S/4HANA
4 11 (0.42%) NetSuite
5 10 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
6 9 (0.34%) Teamcenter
7 8 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
7 8 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 7 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
8 7 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
8 7 (0.27%) SAP MDG
9 6 (0.23%) Avolution ABACUS
10 5 (0.19%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
11 4 (0.15%) Murex MxG2000
11 4 (0.15%) Oracle Receivables
11 4 (0.15%) Oracle SCM
12 3 (0.11%) Endur
12 3 (0.11%) SAP CO
12 3 (0.11%) SAP FI
12 3 (0.11%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 656 (24.97%) Azure
2 415 (15.80%) Power Platform
3 374 (14.24%) AWS
4 180 (6.85%) Azure Data Factory
5 96 (3.65%) Azure Synapse Analytics
5 96 (3.65%) GCP
6 90 (3.43%) Serverless
7 75 (2.85%) Amazon S3
8 61 (2.32%) SaaS
8 61 (2.32%) Snowflake
9 56 (2.13%) Collibra
10 53 (2.02%) GitHub
11 50 (1.90%) Dynamics 365
12 44 (1.67%) Azure Functions
13 43 (1.64%) Azure Logic Apps
14 42 (1.60%) PaaS
15 36 (1.37%) AWS Lambda
15 36 (1.37%) PowerApps
16 34 (1.29%) Azure Service Bus
16 34 (1.29%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 12 (0.46%) FTP
1 12 (0.46%) HTTP
2 11 (0.42%) FIX Connectivity
3 6 (0.23%) LAN
3 6 (0.23%) WAN
4 5 (0.19%) Internet
5 4 (0.15%) Skype
5 4 (0.15%) VoIP
6 3 (0.11%) DECT
6 3 (0.11%) IPv4
6 3 (0.11%) IPv6
6 3 (0.11%) Network Security
6 3 (0.11%) SMS
6 3 (0.11%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.076%) Broadband
7 2 (0.076%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.076%) MPLS
7 2 (0.076%) PPP
7 2 (0.076%) SNA
7 2 (0.076%) UPnP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 635 (24.17%) Data Warehouse
2 398 (15.15%) Power BI
3 329 (12.52%) Big Data
4 320 (12.18%) SQL Server
5 308 (11.72%) Metadata
6 298 (11.34%) Data Lake
7 173 (6.59%) Tableau
8 170 (6.47%) Relational Database
9 145 (5.52%) Hadoop
10 138 (5.25%) NoSQL
11 130 (4.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 93 (3.54%) Amazon Redshift
13 91 (3.46%) RDBMS
14 90 (3.43%) Azure SQL Database
15 86 (3.27%) MongoDB
16 85 (3.24%) Apache Hive
17 74 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
18 71 (2.70%) Metadata Repository
19 64 (2.44%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
19 64 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 215 (8.18%) JIRA
2 184 (7.00%) Git (software)
3 129 (4.91%) ERwin
4 116 (4.42%) Jenkins
5 81 (3.08%) PowerDesigner
6 70 (2.66%) ER Studio
7 57 (2.17%) GitLab
8 49 (1.87%) Maven
9 41 (1.56%) TeamCity
10 33 (1.26%) Bitbucket
11 32 (1.22%) Visual Studio
12 27 (1.03%) Hudson
13 25 (0.95%) kappa
13 25 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
14 17 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 15 (0.57%) Gradle
16 14 (0.53%) Subversion
17 12 (0.46%) CA Gen
18 10 (0.38%) JUnit
19 9 (0.34%) Selenium
General
1 650 (24.74%) Social Skills
2 618 (23.52%) Finance
3 385 (14.66%) Analytical Skills
4 224 (8.53%) Banking
5 208 (7.92%) Public Sector
6 130 (4.95%) Marketing
7 111 (4.23%) Presentation Skills
7 111 (4.23%) Telecoms
8 104 (3.96%) Investment Banking
9 84 (3.20%) Manufacturing
10 63 (2.40%) Electronics
11 51 (1.94%) Retail
12 50 (1.90%) Influencing Skills
13 47 (1.79%) Front Office
13 47 (1.79%) Publishing
14 37 (1.41%) Documentation Skills
15 35 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
16 33 (1.26%) Legal
17 29 (1.10%) Financial Institution
18 24 (0.91%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 626 (23.83%) Architect
2 505 (19.22%) Developer
3 458 (17.43%) Analyst
4 455 (17.32%) Data Architect
5 360 (13.70%) Data Engineer
6 237 (9.02%) Data Analyst
7 234 (8.91%) Data Modeller
8 225 (8.56%) Business Analyst
9 160 (6.09%) Solutions Architect
10 114 (4.34%) Consultant
11 96 (3.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 62 (2.36%) Data Business Analyst
13 57 (2.17%) Power BI Developer
14 56 (2.13%) Senior Analyst
15 51 (1.94%) Senior Data Engineer
16 50 (1.90%) Azure Architect
17 47 (1.79%) Designer
17 47 (1.79%) Senior Developer
18 46 (1.75%) SQL Developer
19 45 (1.71%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (6.09%) Kafka
2 128 (4.87%) XML
3 125 (4.76%) JSON
4 103 (3.92%) PySpark
5 82 (3.12%) .NET
6 80 (3.05%) REST
7 72 (2.74%) Spring
8 61 (2.32%) J2EE
9 56 (2.13%) Web Services
10 51 (1.94%) HTML
11 44 (1.67%) Spring Boot
12 43 (1.64%) CSS
13 40 (1.52%) React
14 37 (1.41%) RESTful
15 34 (1.29%) ASP.NET
15 34 (1.29%) SOAP
16 30 (1.14%) ASP.NET MVC
17 28 (1.07%) AngularJS
18 27 (1.03%) Swagger
19 25 (0.95%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 108 (4.11%) Data Structures
2 100 (3.81%) Management Information System
3 96 (3.65%) Reference Data
4 75 (2.85%) User Experience
5 63 (2.40%) Self-Motivation
6 52 (1.98%) Virtual Team
7 43 (1.64%) Algorithms
7 43 (1.64%) Cloud Native
8 41 (1.56%) Legacy Systems
9 39 (1.48%) Taxonomies
10 33 (1.26%) NHS
11 30 (1.14%) Greenfield Project
12 23 (0.88%) CMDB
12 23 (0.88%) Derivative
12 23 (0.88%) Hedge funds
13 22 (0.84%) Data Protection Act
14 21 (0.80%) Data Centre
15 18 (0.69%) Equities
15 18 (0.69%) Public Cloud
16 17 (0.65%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 98 (3.73%) Unix
2 51 (1.94%) Linux
3 35 (1.33%) Windows
4 4 (0.15%) VMS
4 4 (0.15%) Windows Server
4 4 (0.15%) zOS
5 3 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.11%) Solaris
6 2 (0.076%) OpenWrt
6 2 (0.076%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (0.076%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.038%) Android
7 1 (0.038%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.038%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.038%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.038%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 764 (29.08%) Agile Software Development
2 755 (28.74%) Business Intelligence
3 643 (24.48%) Analytics
4 538 (20.48%) ETL
5 425 (16.18%) Data Analysis
6 417 (15.87%) Data Architecture
7 364 (13.86%) DevOps
8 346 (13.17%) Visualisation
9 324 (12.33%) Data Governance
9 324 (12.33%) Migration
10 319 (12.14%) Data Management
11 284 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
12 269 (10.24%) Problem-Solving
13 258 (9.82%) Logical Data Model
14 238 (9.06%) Scrum
15 231 (8.79%) Physical Data Model
16 218 (8.30%) Data Integration
17 215 (8.18%) Data Engineering
18 213 (8.11%) CI/CD
19 207 (7.88%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 1,028 (39.13%) SQL
2 502 (19.11%) Python
3 248 (9.44%) Java
4 148 (5.63%) Scala
5 128 (4.87%) C#
6 111 (4.23%) PL/SQL
7 94 (3.58%) T-SQL
8 89 (3.39%) JavaScript
9 73 (2.78%) R
10 59 (2.25%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 51 (1.94%) Shell Script
12 39 (1.48%) PowerShell
13 28 (1.07%) Java 8
14 25 (0.95%) C
15 21 (0.80%) COBOL
15 21 (0.80%) VBA
16 19 (0.72%) C++
17 18 (0.69%) Apex Code
17 18 (0.69%) Bash
17 18 (0.69%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 170 (6.47%) Security Cleared
2 152 (5.79%) SC Cleared
3 133 (5.06%) Degree
4 28 (1.07%) BPSS Clearance
5 27 (1.03%) Computer Science Degree
6 22 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (0.53%) ISEB
8 12 (0.46%) Numerate Degree
9 9 (0.34%) DBS Check
9 9 (0.34%) Master's Degree
9 9 (0.34%) TOGAF Certification
10 7 (0.27%) DV Cleared
11 5 (0.19%) CISSP
11 5 (0.19%) PMP
11 5 (0.19%) Postgraduate
11 5 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 4 (0.15%) ACCA
12 4 (0.15%) IIBA
12 4 (0.15%) MBA
13 3 (0.11%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 331 (12.60%) Data Quality
2 110 (4.19%) QA
3 69 (2.63%) GDPR
4 35 (1.33%) Accessibility
5 29 (1.10%) IFRS
6 23 (0.88%) MiFID
7 21 (0.80%) Dodd-Frank
7 21 (0.80%) EMIR
8 20 (0.76%) SLA
9 9 (0.34%) PMO
10 7 (0.27%) ISO 20022
11 6 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 5 (0.19%) NIST 800
12 5 (0.19%) WCAG
13 4 (0.15%) Basel II
13 4 (0.15%) IFRS 9
13 4 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 4 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 3 (0.11%) Dublin Core
14 3 (0.11%) Solvency II
System Software
1 84 (3.20%) Docker
2 36 (1.37%) HDFS
3 14 (0.53%) Active Directory
4 6 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 6 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (0.15%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 4 (0.15%) RACF
5 4 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.038%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 109 (4.15%) Kubernetes
2 61 (2.32%) Ansible
3 45 (1.71%) Terraform
4 13 (0.49%) Hadoop YARN
5 7 (0.27%) Kibana
6 6 (0.23%) Control-M
6 6 (0.23%) Single Sign-On
7 4 (0.15%) AirWatch
7 4 (0.15%) Data Guard
7 4 (0.15%) Oracle RMAN
7 4 (0.15%) Tivoli NetView
8 3 (0.11%) Argo
8 3 (0.11%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (0.076%) CASB
9 2 (0.076%) Computer Incident Response Team
9 2 (0.076%) Consul
9 2 (0.076%) Oracle EDQ
9 2 (0.076%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (0.076%) QRadar
10 1 (0.038%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 337 (12.83%) Microsoft
2 288 (10.96%) Oracle
3 225 (8.56%) Databricks
4 184 (7.00%) SAP
5 140 (5.33%) Salesforce.com
6 136 (5.18%) Informatica
7 92 (3.50%) Sparx
8 74 (2.82%) Cloudera
9 71 (2.70%) Google
10 69 (2.63%) BiZZdesign
11 64 (2.44%) IBM
12 54 (2.06%) BEA
13 53 (2.02%) webMethods
14 44 (1.67%) Hortonworks
15 39 (1.48%) Teradata
16 37 (1.41%) Talend
17 34 (1.29%) Remedy
18 30 (1.14%) ServiceNow
19 29 (1.10%) MuleSoft
20 21 (0.80%) Splunk