Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 77 105 92
Rank change year-on-year +28 -13 -1
Contract jobs citing Data Modelling 2,093 2,395 2,592
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 2.87% 2.49% 2.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.33% 2.85% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,372 1,656 1,851
England median daily rate £500 £500 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.01% +4.21%
10th Percentile £360 £350 £338
90th Percentile £663 £675 £650
UK median daily rate £500 £495 £475
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 13 27
England median hourly rate £52.50 £40.00 £43.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.25% -7.20% +4.50%
10th Percentile £20.50 £17.05 £17.27
90th Percentile £73.75 £75.50 £58.75
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £42.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.33% +40.83% -27.27%

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 62,763 83,930 82,139
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 85.97% 87.12% 86.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 41,478 56,281 55,283
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £296 £300 £283
90th Percentile £650 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,970 2,099 1,901
England median hourly rate £23.56 £22.00 £24.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.10% -11.93% +9.39%
10th Percentile £11.88 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.03 £50.50 £49.75
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £22.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year +6.82% -8.33% +6.67%

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 12 December 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 +24 1,061 £525 - 175
South East +37 402 £500 +8.11% 69
North of England +51 250 £441 +0.86% 71
Midlands +2 157 £434 -3.61% 42
South West -9 131 £475 - 26
North West +19 121 £425 -5.56% 33
Yorkshire +42 110 £448 +2.29% 29
West Midlands +6 106 £425 -5.56% 26
East of England -9 88 £500 +4.17% 21
East Midlands +9 47 £488 +11.43% 16
North East +28 20 £456 -3.95% 9
Data Modelling
UK

For the 6 months to 12 December 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.

1 902 (43.10%) SQL
2 685 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
3 590 (28.19%) Business Intelligence
4 537 (25.66%) ETL
5 513 (24.51%) Data Warehouse
6 503 (24.03%) Analytics
7 423 (20.21%) Finance
8 357 (17.06%) Azure
9 352 (16.82%) Python
10 337 (16.10%) Microsoft
11 310 (14.81%) SQL Server
12 297 (14.19%) Power BI
12 297 (14.19%) Power Platform
13 294 (14.05%) Oracle
14 285 (13.62%) Data Analysis
15 284 (13.57%) Analytical Skills
16 265 (12.66%) Java
17 261 (12.47%) AWS
18 253 (12.09%) Data Architecture
19 251 (11.99%) Big Data
20 248 (11.85%) Migration
21 230 (10.99%) Logical Data Model
22 212 (10.13%) DevOps
23 211 (10.08%) Stakeholder Management
23 211 (10.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 210 (10.03%) Visualisation
25 208 (9.94%) Data Quality
26 196 (9.36%) Scrum
27 194 (9.27%) Data Management
28 182 (8.70%) Tableau

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
1 133 (6.35%) Apache Spark
2 99 (4.73%) Confluence
3 72 (3.44%) WebLogic
4 48 (2.29%) SharePoint
5 45 (2.15%) Apache
6 40 (1.91%) SAS
7 31 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
8 26 (1.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 24 (1.15%) Apache Airflow
10 11 (0.53%) CMS
11 10 (0.48%) OpenStack
11 10 (0.48%) WebSphere
12 8 (0.38%) Jupyter
13 7 (0.33%) Tomcat
14 6 (0.29%) Skype for Business
14 6 (0.29%) WebLogic Integration
15 5 (0.24%) Oracle Coherence
16 4 (0.19%) Apache Pig
16 4 (0.19%) Apache Solr
17 3 (0.14%) Luigi
Applications
1 111 (5.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 108 (5.16%) Microsoft Office
3 37 (1.77%) MS Visio
4 14 (0.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 11 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
6 8 (0.38%) SPSS
7 7 (0.33%) Microsoft Project
8 5 (0.24%) CATIA
9 3 (0.14%) GNU Octave
10 2 (0.096%) Stata
11 1 (0.048%) Chatbot
11 1 (0.048%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (0.048%) Sketch
11 1 (0.048%) S-PLUS
11 1 (0.048%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 32 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (1.24%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 17 (0.81%) Oracle ERP
3 17 (0.81%) SAP S/4HANA
4 16 (0.76%) SAP ERP
5 15 (0.72%) Oracle EBS R12
6 14 (0.67%) Elite 3E
7 13 (0.62%) Oracle Receivables
8 12 (0.57%) Oracle TCA
9 10 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
9 10 (0.48%) SAP MDG
10 9 (0.43%) SAP MDM
10 9 (0.43%) Teamcenter
11 8 (0.38%) Endur
11 8 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
11 8 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 7 (0.33%) Unit4 Business World
13 6 (0.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
14 5 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
14 5 (0.24%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 357 (17.06%) Azure
2 297 (14.19%) Power Platform
3 261 (12.47%) AWS
4 115 (5.49%) GCP
5 63 (3.01%) Azure Data Factory
6 62 (2.96%) PaaS
7 60 (2.87%) Serverless
8 49 (2.34%) Amazon S3
9 46 (2.20%) SaaS
10 35 (1.67%) AWS Lambda
10 35 (1.67%) Office 365
11 33 (1.58%) IaaS
12 31 (1.48%) Amazon EMR
13 27 (1.29%) Dynamics 365
13 27 (1.29%) GitHub
14 22 (1.05%) iPaaS
15 17 (0.81%) Azure Machine Learning
16 14 (0.67%) Amazon Kinesis
17 13 (0.62%) Boomi
17 13 (0.62%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 31 (1.48%) Internet
2 8 (0.38%) Intranet
3 7 (0.33%) HTTP
3 7 (0.33%) Skype
4 6 (0.29%) Firewall
4 6 (0.29%) VPN
5 5 (0.24%) Network Security
5 5 (0.24%) PuTTY
6 4 (0.19%) SSL
6 4 (0.19%) Wireless
7 3 (0.14%) FTP
7 3 (0.14%) WAN
8 2 (0.096%) Radio Access Network
8 2 (0.096%) SAN
8 2 (0.096%) Software-Defined Networking
9 1 (0.048%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.048%) Cisco ISE
9 1 (0.048%) Cisco Wireless
9 1 (0.048%) MQTT
9 1 (0.048%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 513 (24.51%) Data Warehouse
2 310 (14.81%) SQL Server
3 297 (14.19%) Power BI
4 251 (11.99%) Big Data
5 211 (10.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 163 (7.79%) Hadoop
7 154 (7.36%) Relational Database
8 152 (7.26%) NoSQL
9 148 (7.07%) Data Lake
10 131 (6.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 115 (5.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 79 (3.77%) Amazon Redshift
13 76 (3.63%) Oracle Database
14 73 (3.49%) Apache Hive
15 68 (3.25%) PostgreSQL
16 64 (3.06%) BusinessObjects
17 63 (3.01%) MySQL
18 58 (2.77%) Star Schema
19 56 (2.68%) BigQuery
20 53 (2.53%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 155 (7.41%) JIRA
2 81 (3.87%) Git (software)
3 60 (2.87%) Jenkins
4 51 (2.44%) ERwin
5 40 (1.91%) Bitbucket
6 27 (1.29%) Visual Studio
7 25 (1.19%) Sonatype Nexus
7 25 (1.19%) Visual Studio Team System
8 24 (1.15%) ER Studio
9 21 (1.00%) Maven
10 20 (0.96%) PowerDesigner
11 19 (0.91%) Jasmine
12 15 (0.72%) SonarQube
13 14 (0.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 13 (0.62%) Subversion
14 13 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
15 10 (0.48%) Gradle
16 9 (0.43%) Eclipse
17 8 (0.38%) Ant
18 7 (0.33%) TeamCity
General
1 423 (20.21%) Finance
2 125 (5.97%) Public Sector
3 94 (4.49%) Banking
4 69 (3.30%) Retail
5 65 (3.11%) Marketing
6 61 (2.91%) Telecoms
7 35 (1.67%) Front Office
8 34 (1.62%) Legal
8 34 (1.62%) Manufacturing
9 27 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
10 26 (1.24%) Publishing
11 22 (1.05%) Investment Banking
12 17 (0.81%) Billing
13 15 (0.72%) Advertising
14 11 (0.53%) Electronics
14 11 (0.53%) Financial Institution
15 10 (0.48%) Local Government
16 9 (0.43%) Back Office
16 9 (0.43%) Games
17 7 (0.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 497 (23.75%) Developer
2 449 (21.45%) Analyst
3 429 (20.50%) Architect
4 270 (12.90%) Data Architect
5 224 (10.70%) Data Engineer
6 206 (9.84%) Business Analyst
7 200 (9.56%) Data Analyst
8 122 (5.83%) Consultant
9 102 (4.87%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 88 (4.20%) Data Modeller
11 85 (4.06%) SQL Developer
12 64 (3.06%) Solutions Architect
13 55 (2.63%) Data Business Analyst
13 55 (2.63%) Power BI Developer
14 48 (2.29%) Python Engineer
15 45 (2.15%) Java Developer
16 43 (2.05%) ETL Developer
17 36 (1.72%) Enterprise Architect
17 36 (1.72%) Oracle Developer
17 36 (1.72%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (5.45%) XML
2 113 (5.40%) Web Services
3 89 (4.25%) Kafka
4 72 (3.44%) JSON
5 71 (3.39%) REST
6 55 (2.63%) J2EE
7 53 (2.53%) SOAP
8 49 (2.34%) HTML
9 46 (2.20%) CSS
10 45 (2.15%) .NET
11 41 (1.96%) Spring
12 32 (1.53%) RESTful
13 30 (1.43%) MDX
14 28 (1.34%) Middleware
14 28 (1.34%) Oracle Fusion
15 24 (1.15%) PySpark
16 22 (1.05%) Node.js
17 21 (1.00%) React
17 21 (1.00%) Visualforce
18 18 (0.86%) Apache Beam
Miscellaneous
1 284 (13.57%) Analytical Skills
2 103 (4.92%) Management Information System
3 102 (4.87%) Data Structures
4 67 (3.20%) Self-Motivation
5 49 (2.34%) User Experience
6 46 (2.20%) Greenfield Project
7 40 (1.91%) Reference Data
8 33 (1.58%) Algorithms
9 32 (1.53%) Public Cloud
10 29 (1.39%) CMDB
11 27 (1.29%) Data Centre
12 23 (1.10%) Linked Data
13 21 (1.00%) Virtual Team
14 19 (0.91%) Private Cloud
14 19 (0.91%) Taxonomies
15 18 (0.86%) Replication
16 15 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
17 14 (0.67%) Credit Risk
17 14 (0.67%) NHS
17 14 (0.67%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 92 (4.40%) Windows
2 81 (3.87%) Unix
3 77 (3.68%) Linux
4 19 (0.91%) Windows 10
5 15 (0.72%) AIX
6 12 (0.57%) Windows Server
7 8 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (0.29%) Android
9 5 (0.24%) zOS
10 4 (0.19%) Solaris
10 4 (0.19%) VMS
11 3 (0.14%) HPUX
11 3 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.096%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.048%) CentOS
13 1 (0.048%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.048%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.048%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 685 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
2 590 (28.19%) Business Intelligence
3 537 (25.66%) ETL
4 503 (24.03%) Analytics
5 285 (13.62%) Data Analysis
6 253 (12.09%) Data Architecture
7 248 (11.85%) Migration
8 230 (10.99%) Logical Data Model
9 212 (10.13%) DevOps
10 211 (10.08%) Stakeholder Management
11 210 (10.03%) Visualisation
12 196 (9.36%) Scrum
13 194 (9.27%) Data Management
14 179 (8.55%) Data Integration
15 177 (8.46%) Data Science
16 169 (8.07%) Data Migration
17 161 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
18 160 (7.64%) Data Governance
19 138 (6.59%) Data Visualisation
20 131 (6.26%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 902 (43.10%) SQL
2 352 (16.82%) Python
3 265 (12.66%) Java
4 131 (6.26%) PL/SQL
5 126 (6.02%) Scala
6 103 (4.92%) JavaScript
7 89 (4.25%) T-SQL
8 73 (3.49%) C#
8 73 (3.49%) R
9 55 (2.63%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 44 (2.10%) PowerShell
11 36 (1.72%) Bash Shell
12 31 (1.48%) C
13 30 (1.43%) Apex Code
13 30 (1.43%) Shell Script
14 27 (1.29%) SPARQL
15 25 (1.19%) SHACL
16 23 (1.10%) Perl
17 20 (0.96%) ABAP
17 20 (0.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 164 (7.84%) Security Cleared
2 124 (5.92%) SC Cleared
3 104 (4.97%) Degree
4 23 (1.10%) BPSS Clearance
5 18 (0.86%) Computer Science Degree
6 13 (0.62%) TOGAF Certification
7 12 (0.57%) PhD
8 10 (0.48%) DBS Check
8 10 (0.48%) ISEB
9 8 (0.38%) PMI Certification
9 8 (0.38%) PMP
10 7 (0.33%) DV Cleared
11 4 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.19%) IIBA
11 4 (0.19%) OCPJP
12 3 (0.14%) CCIE
12 3 (0.14%) CCNP
12 3 (0.14%) CISSP
12 3 (0.14%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.14%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 208 (9.94%) Data Quality
2 88 (4.20%) QA
3 29 (1.39%) GDPR
4 21 (1.00%) PMO
5 13 (0.62%) IFRS
6 9 (0.43%) Solvency II
7 8 (0.38%) Disclosure Scotland
8 3 (0.14%) SLA
9 2 (0.096%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (0.096%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.048%) Actionable Recommendations
10 1 (0.048%) Dublin Core
10 1 (0.048%) Good Clinical Practice
10 1 (0.048%) Government Security Classifications
10 1 (0.048%) HL7
10 1 (0.048%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (0.048%) ISO 20022
10 1 (0.048%) MiFID
10 1 (0.048%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.048%) WCAG
System Software
1 59 (2.82%) Docker
2 43 (2.05%) HDFS
3 15 (0.72%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 11 (0.53%) Active Directory
4 11 (0.53%) Apache Flume
5 6 (0.29%) NFS
6 5 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (0.048%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.048%) NDS
Systems Management
1 64 (3.06%) Kubernetes
2 27 (1.29%) Terraform
3 18 (0.86%) Hadoop YARN
4 16 (0.76%) Ansible
5 15 (0.72%) Tivoli
6 11 (0.53%) Kibana
7 10 (0.48%) Single Sign-On
8 9 (0.43%) Puppet
9 7 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
10 6 (0.29%) Data Guard
10 6 (0.29%) Grafana
11 5 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
12 4 (0.19%) HP ALM
12 4 (0.19%) Oozie
12 4 (0.19%) Oracle RMAN
13 3 (0.14%) Control-M
13 3 (0.14%) NetIQ Identity Manager
14 2 (0.096%) Nagios
14 2 (0.096%) Netcool
14 2 (0.096%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 337 (16.10%) Microsoft
2 294 (14.05%) Oracle
3 182 (8.70%) Tableau
4 173 (8.27%) SAP
5 105 (5.02%) Informatica
6 84 (4.01%) Google
7 74 (3.54%) Salesforce.com
8 67 (3.20%) Talend
9 58 (2.77%) Databricks
10 49 (2.34%) webMethods
11 43 (2.05%) BEA
12 40 (1.91%) IBM
13 29 (1.39%) Cloudera
14 28 (1.34%) Alteryx
14 28 (1.34%) Sparx
15 26 (1.24%) Splunk
16 23 (1.10%) MicroStrategy
17 21 (1.00%) Cognos
18 19 (0.91%) MuleSoft
18 19 (0.91%) Teradata