Period
to 17 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Data Warehouse skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Warehouse over the 6 months to 17 May 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 Warehousing
UK > England
6 months to
17 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 79 81 91
Rank change year-on-year +2 +10 +12
Contract jobs citing Data Warehouse 1,332 1,247 2,331
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 2.94% 2.79% 2.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.04% 12.87% 12.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 901 867 1,666
10th Percentile £313 £321 £350
25th Percentile £413 £400 £406
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £475
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% - -
75th Percentile £588 £575 £563
90th Percentile £638 £675 £630
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 14 21
10th Percentile £8.00 £22.49 £13.25
25th Percentile £15.63 £27.81 £14.00
Median hourly rate £25.00 £50.50 £17.50
Median % change year-on-year -50.50% +188.57% -18.60%
75th Percentile £38.88 £59.00 £22.50
90th Percentile £51.80 £68.75 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £26.00 £50.50 £17.85
% change year-on-year -48.51% +182.99% +11.53%

Data Warehouse is in the Databases and Business Intelligence 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 database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 9,485 9,688 19,147
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 20.94% 21.66% 22.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,560 6,742 13,468
10th Percentile £325 £325 £325
25th Percentile £408 £404 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £495 £488
Median % change year-on-year +1.01% +1.54% +2.63%
75th Percentile £600 £588 £575
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
UK median daily rate £500 £480 £475
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +2.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 171 142 212
10th Percentile £11.25 £13.80 £14.00
25th Percentile £17.61 £17.87 £17.59
Median hourly rate £24.00 £24.70 £30.00
Median % change year-on-year -2.83% -17.67% +10.46%
75th Percentile £48.75 £45.63 £47.69
90th Percentile £63.75 £57.70 £57.50
UK median hourly rate £26.00 £24.40 £28.50
% change year-on-year +6.56% -14.39% -5.00%

Data Warehouse
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Warehouse in England

Data Warehouse
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Daily rate trend for Data Warehouse in England

Data Warehouse
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Data Warehouse in England over the 6 months to 17 May 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Data Warehouse in England

Data Warehouse
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Hourly rate trend for Data Warehouse in England

Data Warehouse
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Data Warehouse in England over the 6 months to 17 May 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for Data Warehouse in England

Data Warehouse
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 Warehouse within the England region over the 6 months to 17 May 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 0 773 £525 +5.00% 172
North of England -3 128 £434 +2.18% 63
South East -24 128 £525 +10.53% 39
Midlands +7 97 £425 +6.25% 59
North West +4 81 £428 +17.26% 30
West Midlands +4 74 £425 -2.58% 34
South West +38 73 £550 +18.60% 28
Yorkshire +14 45 £431 -23.33% 30
East of England +1 38 £410 -3.53% 28
East Midlands +11 22 £406 +16.07% 25
North East +4 2 £500 +11.11% 3
Data Warehouse
UK

For the 6 months to 17 May 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Data Warehouse 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 Warehouse.

1 753 (56.53%) SQL
2 617 (46.32%) Business Intelligence
3 471 (35.36%) ETL
4 465 (34.91%) Azure
5 454 (34.08%) Data Modelling
6 424 (31.83%) Analytics
7 396 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
8 321 (24.10%) Power BI
8 321 (24.10%) Power Platform
9 306 (22.97%) SQL Server
10 302 (22.67%) Finance
11 284 (21.32%) Python
12 272 (20.42%) Social Skills
13 253 (18.99%) Microsoft
14 245 (18.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 234 (17.57%) AWS
16 227 (17.04%) Data Lake
17 217 (16.29%) Oracle
18 204 (15.32%) Big Data
19 201 (15.09%) Migration
20 179 (13.44%) DevOps
21 171 (12.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 162 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
23 160 (12.01%) Data Pipeline
24 153 (11.49%) Databricks
24 153 (11.49%) Azure Data Factory
24 153 (11.49%) Data Integration
25 147 (11.04%) Data Architecture
26 146 (10.96%) Data Management
27 135 (10.14%) Tableau

Data Warehouse
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
1 124 (9.31%) Apache Spark
2 63 (4.73%) Apache Airflow
3 50 (3.75%) Apache
4 34 (2.55%) SAS
5 32 (2.40%) SharePoint
6 18 (1.35%) Confluence
7 13 (0.98%) Jupyter
8 12 (0.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 11 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
10 7 (0.53%) IIS
11 6 (0.45%) Apache Pig
11 6 (0.45%) Luigi
12 5 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
12 5 (0.38%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.23%) JBoss
13 3 (0.23%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.23%) WebSphere Application Server
14 2 (0.15%) CMS
14 2 (0.15%) OpenStack
14 2 (0.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 63 (4.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (1.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 13 (0.98%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (0.38%) SPSS
5 4 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (0.30%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle Smart View
7 1 (0.075%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.075%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (1.28%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (0.68%) SAP S/4HANA
3 8 (0.60%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (0.53%) HFM
5 6 (0.45%) Markit EDM
6 5 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (0.30%) SAP IS-U
7 4 (0.30%) UltiPro
8 3 (0.23%) Aligne
8 3 (0.23%) Cerner Millennium
8 3 (0.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 2 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.15%) Eagle PACE
9 2 (0.15%) LatentZero
9 2 (0.15%) LongView
9 2 (0.15%) NetSuite
9 2 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
9 2 (0.15%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.15%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 465 (34.91%) Azure
2 321 (24.10%) Power Platform
3 234 (17.57%) AWS
4 153 (11.49%) Azure Data Factory
5 105 (7.88%) GCP
6 82 (6.16%) Serverless
7 80 (6.01%) Azure Synapse Analytics
8 53 (3.98%) Amazon S3
9 34 (2.55%) AWS Lambda
10 33 (2.48%) Azure Cosmos DB
10 33 (2.48%) Azure Functions
11 25 (1.88%) Azure Storage
12 23 (1.73%) Amazon EC2
12 23 (1.73%) PaaS
13 21 (1.58%) Amazon EMR
14 20 (1.50%) GitHub
14 20 (1.50%) Google Analytics
15 17 (1.28%) Amazon Kinesis
16 16 (1.20%) Dynamics 365
17 15 (1.13%) Azure Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 25 (1.88%) HTTP
2 14 (1.05%) LAN
2 14 (1.05%) PBX
2 14 (1.05%) VoIP
2 14 (1.05%) WAN
3 13 (0.98%) RTP
4 10 (0.75%) FTP
5 8 (0.60%) DNS
6 7 (0.53%) SMTP
7 5 (0.38%) Network Security
7 5 (0.38%) SAN
8 4 (0.30%) Kerberos
9 3 (0.23%) Firewall
9 3 (0.23%) VPN
10 2 (0.15%) DMZ
10 2 (0.15%) Radio Access Network
10 2 (0.15%) SSH
11 1 (0.075%) OpenVPN
11 1 (0.075%) PuTTY
11 1 (0.075%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 321 (24.10%) Power BI
2 306 (22.97%) SQL Server
3 245 (18.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 227 (17.04%) Data Lake
5 204 (15.32%) Big Data
6 171 (12.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 135 (10.14%) Tableau
8 134 (10.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 128 (9.61%) Snowflake Schema
10 112 (8.41%) Relational Database
11 97 (7.28%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 97 (7.28%) Hadoop
12 90 (6.76%) Amazon Redshift
13 80 (6.01%) Azure SQL Database
13 80 (6.01%) Oracle Database
14 79 (5.93%) NoSQL
15 76 (5.71%) BigQuery
15 76 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
16 58 (4.35%) Star Schema
17 56 (4.20%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 78 (5.86%) JIRA
2 40 (3.00%) Git (software)
3 29 (2.18%) ERwin
4 26 (1.95%) ER Studio
5 25 (1.88%) kappa
6 22 (1.65%) Jenkins
6 22 (1.65%) PowerDesigner
7 18 (1.35%) Bitbucket
8 15 (1.13%) Maven
9 14 (1.05%) LoadRunner
10 13 (0.98%) Oracle APEX
10 13 (0.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 12 (0.90%) Cucumber
11 12 (0.90%) Visual Studio
12 10 (0.75%) GitLab
13 8 (0.60%) Eclipse
13 8 (0.60%) Selenium
14 7 (0.53%) SonarQube
15 6 (0.45%) Artifactory
15 6 (0.45%) SpecFlow
General
1 302 (22.67%) Finance
2 272 (20.42%) Social Skills
3 162 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
4 100 (7.51%) Banking
5 83 (6.23%) Public Sector
6 42 (3.15%) Retail
7 40 (3.00%) Investment Banking
8 34 (2.55%) Presentation Skills
9 28 (2.10%) Marketing
10 27 (2.03%) Telecoms
11 23 (1.73%) Front Office
12 19 (1.43%) Back Office
13 17 (1.28%) Influencing Skills
14 15 (1.13%) Publishing
15 13 (0.98%) Manufacturing
16 12 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
17 11 (0.83%) Automotive
18 10 (0.75%) Documentation Skills
18 10 (0.75%) Law
19 9 (0.68%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 277 (20.80%) Data Engineer
2 267 (20.05%) Developer
3 218 (16.37%) Architect
4 213 (15.99%) Analyst
5 145 (10.89%) Data Architect
6 109 (8.18%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 91 (6.83%) Data Analyst
8 82 (6.16%) Azure Engineer
9 72 (5.41%) SQL Developer
10 66 (4.95%) Consultant
11 61 (4.58%) Solutions Architect
12 53 (3.98%) Project Manager
13 52 (3.90%) Business Analyst
14 44 (3.30%) Data Warehouse Developer
15 40 (3.00%) Azure Architect
16 39 (2.93%) AWS Engineer
16 39 (2.93%) DBA
17 34 (2.55%) Business Intelligence Analyst
17 34 (2.55%) Senior Data Engineer
18 33 (2.48%) Data Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (5.86%) Kafka
2 68 (5.11%) XML
3 49 (3.68%) JSON
4 45 (3.38%) .NET
5 43 (3.23%) SOAP
6 35 (2.63%) REST
7 32 (2.40%) PySpark
8 30 (2.25%) HTML
9 27 (2.03%) Web Services
10 20 (1.50%) Spark Streaming
11 19 (1.43%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 17 (1.28%) .NET Framework
12 17 (1.28%) RESTful
13 13 (0.98%) D3.js
13 13 (0.98%) Shiny
14 12 (0.90%) Node.js
15 11 (0.83%) AngularJS
15 11 (0.83%) PostGIS
16 10 (0.75%) ASP.NET
16 10 (0.75%) React
Miscellaneous
1 61 (4.58%) Data Structures
1 61 (4.58%) Management Information System
2 50 (3.75%) NHS
3 35 (2.63%) Algorithms
4 30 (2.25%) Self-Motivation
5 26 (1.95%) Greenfield Project
6 19 (1.43%) Virtual Team
7 18 (1.35%) User Experience
8 16 (1.20%) Reference Data
9 15 (1.13%) Social Media
10 14 (1.05%) Data Centre
11 12 (0.90%) Cloud Native
11 12 (0.90%) Credit Risk
11 12 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
11 12 (0.90%) Replication
12 9 (0.68%) Derivative
12 9 (0.68%) Equity Derivative
13 7 (0.53%) iSeries
13 7 (0.53%) Market Risk
13 7 (0.53%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 50 (3.75%) Linux
2 43 (3.23%) Unix
3 31 (2.33%) Windows
4 7 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (0.38%) zOS
6 3 (0.23%) Android
6 3 (0.23%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.23%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.15%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.075%) Debian
8 1 (0.075%) SUSE
8 1 (0.075%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.075%) VME
8 1 (0.075%) VMS
8 1 (0.075%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 617 (46.32%) Business Intelligence
2 471 (35.36%) ETL
3 454 (34.08%) Data Modelling
4 424 (31.83%) Analytics
5 396 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
6 201 (15.09%) Migration
7 179 (13.44%) DevOps
8 160 (12.01%) Data Pipeline
9 153 (11.49%) Data Integration
10 147 (11.04%) Data Architecture
11 146 (10.96%) Data Management
12 134 (10.06%) Problem-Solving
13 128 (9.61%) Visualisation
14 127 (9.53%) Data Analysis
15 125 (9.38%) Data Science
16 121 (9.08%) Scrum
17 114 (8.56%) Stakeholder Management
18 112 (8.41%) Data Analytics
19 108 (8.11%) Data Engineering
20 107 (8.03%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 753 (56.53%) SQL
2 284 (21.32%) Python
3 132 (9.91%) T-SQL
4 119 (8.93%) Java
5 91 (6.83%) PL/SQL
6 57 (4.28%) Scala
7 47 (3.53%) C#
8 45 (3.38%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 43 (3.23%) R
10 29 (2.18%) PowerShell
11 25 (1.88%) JavaScript
12 24 (1.80%) VBA
13 18 (1.35%) Shell Script
14 11 (0.83%) Go
14 11 (0.83%) VB
15 10 (0.75%) C
16 9 (0.68%) Ruby
17 8 (0.60%) Bash Shell
17 8 (0.60%) HiveQL
17 8 (0.60%) Perl
Qualifications
1 95 (7.13%) Security Cleared
2 71 (5.33%) Degree
2 71 (5.33%) SC Cleared
3 24 (1.80%) Computer Science Degree
4 14 (1.05%) ISEB
5 13 (0.98%) PMP
6 12 (0.90%) DV Cleared
7 11 (0.83%) AWS Certification
8 9 (0.68%) PMI Certification
8 9 (0.68%) TOGAF Certification
9 8 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (0.45%) ISTQB
11 5 (0.38%) Master's Degree
12 4 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (0.23%) CISM
13 3 (0.23%) CISSP
13 3 (0.23%) SAS Certification
14 2 (0.15%) CISA
14 2 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 1 (0.075%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 123 (9.23%) Data Quality
2 59 (4.43%) QA
3 23 (1.73%) GDPR
4 10 (0.75%) PMO
5 5 (0.38%) CDISC
6 4 (0.30%) IFRS
6 4 (0.30%) Solvency II
7 3 (0.23%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (0.23%) NCSC
7 3 (0.23%) NIST
8 2 (0.15%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.15%) SLA
9 1 (0.075%) COBIT
9 1 (0.075%) DICOM
9 1 (0.075%) GAAP
9 1 (0.075%) GRC
9 1 (0.075%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.075%) HL7
9 1 (0.075%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (2.33%) Active Directory
2 28 (2.10%) Docker
3 26 (1.95%) HDFS
4 8 (0.60%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (0.53%) Apache Flume
6 3 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.15%) Oracle Clusterware
7 2 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (0.075%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.075%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 39 (2.93%) Terraform
2 35 (2.63%) Kubernetes
3 20 (1.50%) Ansible
4 10 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (0.75%) Puppet
5 9 (0.68%) Control-M
6 5 (0.38%) Data Guard
6 5 (0.38%) Hadoop YARN
6 5 (0.38%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.15%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.075%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 1 (0.075%) Foglight
8 1 (0.075%) Grafana
8 1 (0.075%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.075%) Oracle EDQ
8 1 (0.075%) SCOM
Vendors
1 253 (18.99%) Microsoft
2 217 (16.29%) Oracle
3 153 (11.49%) Databricks
4 94 (7.06%) Google
5 92 (6.91%) SAP
6 61 (4.58%) Informatica
7 33 (2.48%) Talend
8 26 (1.95%) Teradata
9 24 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
10 22 (1.65%) BiZZdesign
10 22 (1.65%) MuleSoft
11 21 (1.58%) Alteryx
12 20 (1.50%) IBM
13 15 (1.13%) VMware
14 14 (1.05%) SolarWinds
15 11 (0.83%) Ab Initio
16 10 (0.75%) ServiceNow
16 10 (0.75%) Splunk
17 9 (0.68%) Hyperion
17 9 (0.68%) MapR