Period
to 24 July 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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 80 84 88
Rank change year-on-year +4 +4 +13
Contract jobs citing Data Warehouse 1,702 922 2,381
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 3.01% 2.76% 2.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.03% 12.33% 12.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,182 658 1,687
10th Percentile £325 £325 £340
25th Percentile £414 £400 £406
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £513 £484 £475
Median % change year-on-year +5.94% +1.84% +2.70%
75th Percentile £600 £600 £570
90th Percentile £675 £688 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 5 14
10th Percentile £8.00 £38.55 £14.08
25th Percentile £16.25 £57.00 £16.69
Median hourly rate £25.00 £67.50 £21.07
Median % change year-on-year -62.96% +220.36% -8.39%
75th Percentile £38.75 £68.75 £40.31
90th Percentile £48.55 £70.25 £73.75
UK median hourly rate £27.00 £67.50 £22.83
% change year-on-year -60.00% +195.66% +2.61%

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 12,129 7,478 19,154
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 21.43% 22.40% 22.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,456 5,266 13,413
10th Percentile £335 £329 £325
25th Percentile £413 £413 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £513 £500 £480
Median % change year-on-year +2.50% +4.17% +1.05%
75th Percentile £620 £600 £575
90th Percentile £706 £700 £650
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 184 101 230
10th Percentile £11.61 £12.63 £13.86
25th Percentile £19.00 £17.75 £17.66
Median hourly rate £26.00 £24.70 £30.00
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% -17.67% -6.25%
75th Percentile £47.31 £43.25 £52.22
90th Percentile £63.46 £66.00 £60.00
UK median hourly rate £27.00 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +20.00% -25.00% -6.25%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 24 July 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 0 992 £540 +8.00% 223
South East -8 167 £525 - 47
North of England +1 153 £475 +18.75% 69
Midlands +6 116 £430 +7.50% 71
South West +30 95 £500 +11.11% 26
North West 0 86 £459 +32.01% 44
West Midlands -8 83 £450 +5.88% 52
Yorkshire +7 60 £475 +11.76% 14
East of England -21 46 £369 -15.71% 36
East Midlands +2 33 £425 +37.10% 19
North East -3 7 £500 -4.76% 11
Data Warehouse
UK

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 957 (56.23%) SQL
2 800 (47.00%) Business Intelligence
3 619 (36.37%) Azure
4 580 (34.08%) ETL
5 571 (33.55%) Data Modelling
6 522 (30.67%) Analytics
7 507 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
8 415 (24.38%) Power Platform
9 409 (24.03%) Power BI
10 393 (23.09%) Finance
11 391 (22.97%) Social Skills
12 361 (21.21%) Python
13 355 (20.86%) SQL Server
14 320 (18.80%) Microsoft
15 305 (17.92%) Data Lake
16 276 (16.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 271 (15.92%) AWS
18 264 (15.51%) Big Data
19 259 (15.22%) Oracle
20 255 (14.98%) Migration
20 255 (14.98%) DevOps
21 209 (12.28%) Databricks
22 201 (11.81%) Analytical Skills
23 199 (11.69%) Azure Data Factory
24 196 (11.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 193 (11.34%) Data Pipeline
26 187 (10.99%) Scrum
27 183 (10.75%) Visualisation
28 177 (10.40%) Data Architecture
29 171 (10.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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
1 146 (8.58%) Apache Spark
2 61 (3.58%) Apache Airflow
3 58 (3.41%) SAS
4 55 (3.23%) Apache
5 37 (2.17%) SharePoint
6 24 (1.41%) Jupyter
7 21 (1.23%) Confluence
8 17 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
9 13 (0.76%) IIS
10 11 (0.65%) Apache Pig
11 10 (0.59%) Tomcat
12 9 (0.53%) WebLogic
13 6 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 6 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
14 5 (0.29%) Luigi
14 5 (0.29%) Mule
15 2 (0.12%) CMS
15 2 (0.12%) OpenStack
16 1 (0.059%) Oracle Application Server
16 1 (0.059%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 95 (5.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (1.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 18 (1.06%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (0.35%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.24%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (0.24%) SPSS
6 3 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.12%) Oracle Smart View
8 1 (0.059%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 23 (1.35%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (0.88%) SAP S/4HANA
3 8 (0.47%) HFM
4 7 (0.41%) Markit EDM
5 6 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 4 (0.24%) SAP IS-U
6 4 (0.24%) UltiPro
6 4 (0.24%) Unit4 Business World
7 3 (0.18%) Adobe Campaign
7 3 (0.18%) Cerner Millennium
7 3 (0.18%) Lorenzo
7 3 (0.18%) NetSuite
7 3 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 2 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.12%) Eagle PACE
8 2 (0.12%) LongView
8 2 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.12%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (0.12%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 619 (36.37%) Azure
2 415 (24.38%) Power Platform
3 271 (15.92%) AWS
4 199 (11.69%) Azure Data Factory
5 146 (8.58%) GCP
6 104 (6.11%) Azure Synapse Analytics
7 101 (5.93%) Snowflake
8 93 (5.46%) Serverless
9 56 (3.29%) Amazon S3
10 46 (2.70%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 40 (2.35%) Azure Functions
12 39 (2.29%) AWS Lambda
12 39 (2.29%) Azure Storage
13 31 (1.82%) PaaS
14 29 (1.70%) Dynamics 365
15 26 (1.53%) Azure Logic Apps
16 21 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
16 21 (1.23%) Amazon EMR
17 20 (1.18%) Azure Active Directory
18 19 (1.12%) dbt
Communications & Networking
1 26 (1.53%) HTTP
2 16 (0.94%) FTP
2 16 (0.94%) WAN
3 15 (0.88%) LAN
4 14 (0.82%) PBX
4 14 (0.82%) VoIP
5 13 (0.76%) RTP
6 11 (0.65%) DNS
6 11 (0.65%) SMTP
7 8 (0.47%) Firewall
7 8 (0.47%) Kerberos
8 5 (0.29%) Internet
9 4 (0.24%) Network Security
9 4 (0.24%) SSH
9 4 (0.24%) VPN
9 4 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (0.18%) Cisco Firepower
11 2 (0.12%) MQTT
11 2 (0.12%) Radio Access Network
11 2 (0.12%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 409 (24.03%) Power BI
2 355 (20.86%) SQL Server
3 305 (17.92%) Data Lake
4 276 (16.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 264 (15.51%) Big Data
6 196 (11.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 171 (10.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 147 (8.64%) Tableau
9 146 (8.58%) Relational Database
10 136 (7.99%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 115 (6.76%) Hadoop
12 106 (6.23%) Azure SQL Database
13 103 (6.05%) Amazon Redshift
14 94 (5.52%) BigQuery
15 88 (5.17%) NoSQL
16 82 (4.82%) Metadata
17 81 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
18 70 (4.11%) Oracle Database
19 63 (3.70%) Star Schema
20 62 (3.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 93 (5.46%) JIRA
2 57 (3.35%) Git (software)
3 36 (2.12%) Jenkins
4 26 (1.53%) Visual Studio
5 24 (1.41%) Bitbucket
6 23 (1.35%) ERwin
6 23 (1.35%) PowerDesigner
7 22 (1.29%) kappa
8 21 (1.23%) ER Studio
9 18 (1.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 17 (1.00%) Cucumber
10 17 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 14 (0.82%) LoadRunner
12 13 (0.76%) SpecFlow
13 12 (0.71%) Maven
13 12 (0.71%) Oracle APEX
13 12 (0.71%) Selenium
13 12 (0.71%) Subversion
14 11 (0.65%) Eclipse
15 10 (0.59%) IntelliJ
General
1 393 (23.09%) Finance
2 391 (22.97%) Social Skills
3 201 (11.81%) Analytical Skills
4 128 (7.52%) Banking
5 99 (5.82%) Public Sector
6 57 (3.35%) Retail
7 52 (3.06%) Investment Banking
8 48 (2.82%) Marketing
8 48 (2.82%) Presentation Skills
9 33 (1.94%) Front Office
10 31 (1.82%) Telecoms
11 20 (1.18%) Organisational Skills
12 19 (1.12%) Back Office
12 19 (1.12%) Influencing Skills
13 16 (0.94%) Manufacturing
14 15 (0.88%) Documentation Skills
14 15 (0.88%) Publishing
15 12 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
16 11 (0.65%) Legal
17 9 (0.53%) Law
Job Titles
1 349 (20.51%) Developer
2 330 (19.39%) Data Engineer
3 273 (16.04%) Architect
4 263 (15.45%) Analyst
5 184 (10.81%) Data Architect
6 134 (7.87%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 106 (6.23%) Data Analyst
8 103 (6.05%) Azure Engineer
9 85 (4.99%) Consultant
10 80 (4.70%) SQL Developer
11 75 (4.41%) Solutions Architect
12 74 (4.35%) Business Analyst
13 64 (3.76%) Project Manager
14 55 (3.23%) Data Warehouse Developer
15 49 (2.88%) Power BI Developer
16 44 (2.59%) Business Intelligence Analyst
17 40 (2.35%) Azure Architect
17 40 (2.35%) Data Modeller
17 40 (2.35%) Senior Data Engineer
18 38 (2.23%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (5.05%) Kafka
2 74 (4.35%) XML
3 71 (4.17%) .NET
4 55 (3.23%) JSON
5 44 (2.59%) REST
6 40 (2.35%) SOAP
7 39 (2.29%) PySpark
8 35 (2.06%) Web Services
9 29 (1.70%) HTML
10 24 (1.41%) .NET Framework
10 24 (1.41%) Spring
11 23 (1.35%) Node.js
12 22 (1.29%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 22 (1.29%) RESTful
13 21 (1.23%) Spark Streaming
14 18 (1.06%) AngularJS
14 18 (1.06%) ASP.NET
15 17 (1.00%) D3.js
15 17 (1.00%) MDX
15 17 (1.00%) Shiny
Miscellaneous
1 86 (5.05%) Management Information System
2 63 (3.70%) NHS
3 62 (3.64%) Data Structures
4 42 (2.47%) Algorithms
5 29 (1.70%) Credit Risk
5 29 (1.70%) Self-Motivation
6 24 (1.41%) Greenfield Project
7 23 (1.35%) Cloud Native
7 23 (1.35%) Virtual Team
8 22 (1.29%) Legacy Applications
9 21 (1.23%) Legacy Systems
9 21 (1.23%) Social Media
10 19 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
11 17 (1.00%) Replication
12 14 (0.82%) User Experience
13 13 (0.76%) Data Centre
13 13 (0.76%) Reference Data
14 11 (0.65%) Derivative
14 11 (0.65%) Market Risk
14 11 (0.65%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 64 (3.76%) Unix
2 53 (3.11%) Linux
3 44 (2.59%) Windows
4 10 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (0.41%) Apple iOS
6 6 (0.35%) Debian
7 5 (0.29%) Android
7 5 (0.29%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.24%) VMS
9 3 (0.18%) AIX
9 3 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.12%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.059%) HPUX
11 1 (0.059%) Slackware
11 1 (0.059%) Solaris
11 1 (0.059%) SUSE
11 1 (0.059%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.059%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.059%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.059%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 800 (47.00%) Business Intelligence
2 580 (34.08%) ETL
3 571 (33.55%) Data Modelling
4 522 (30.67%) Analytics
5 507 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
6 255 (14.98%) DevOps
6 255 (14.98%) Migration
7 193 (11.34%) Data Pipeline
8 187 (10.99%) Scrum
9 183 (10.75%) Visualisation
10 177 (10.40%) Data Architecture
11 171 (10.05%) Data Engineering
12 163 (9.58%) Data Management
13 162 (9.52%) Data Integration
14 160 (9.40%) Data Analysis
14 160 (9.40%) Problem-Solving
15 155 (9.11%) Stakeholder Management
16 139 (8.17%) Data Migration
17 130 (7.64%) Data Science
18 122 (7.17%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 957 (56.23%) SQL
2 361 (21.21%) Python
3 166 (9.75%) T-SQL
4 156 (9.17%) Java
5 90 (5.29%) PL/SQL
6 79 (4.64%) Scala
7 77 (4.52%) C#
8 73 (4.29%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 50 (2.94%) R
10 45 (2.64%) PowerShell
11 40 (2.35%) VBA
12 31 (1.82%) JavaScript
13 28 (1.65%) Shell Script
14 20 (1.18%) Perl
15 18 (1.06%) VB
16 14 (0.82%) Bash Shell
17 13 (0.76%) Go
18 12 (0.71%) COBOL
18 12 (0.71%) Kotlin
19 11 (0.65%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 109 (6.40%) Security Cleared
2 97 (5.70%) Degree
3 83 (4.88%) SC Cleared
4 33 (1.94%) Computer Science Degree
5 15 (0.88%) ISEB
6 13 (0.76%) PMP
7 11 (0.65%) DV Cleared
7 11 (0.65%) PMI Certification
8 10 (0.59%) TOGAF Certification
9 9 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (0.41%) ISTQB
12 6 (0.35%) AWS Certification
12 6 (0.35%) Master's Degree
13 5 (0.29%) CISSP
13 5 (0.29%) SAS Certification
14 3 (0.18%) CISM
14 3 (0.18%) Numerate Degree
15 2 (0.12%) BPSS Clearance
15 2 (0.12%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 144 (8.46%) Data Quality
2 56 (3.29%) QA
3 32 (1.88%) GDPR
4 11 (0.65%) PMO
5 5 (0.29%) Solvency II
6 4 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.24%) SLA
7 3 (0.18%) Accessibility
7 3 (0.18%) GRC
7 3 (0.18%) IFRS
7 3 (0.18%) NCSC
8 2 (0.12%) COBIT
8 2 (0.12%) HL7
8 2 (0.12%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.12%) PSD2
9 1 (0.059%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.059%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.059%) GAAP
9 1 (0.059%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.059%) NIST
System Software
1 49 (2.88%) Docker
2 48 (2.82%) Active Directory
3 25 (1.47%) HDFS
4 8 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (0.24%) Oracle Clusterware
6 3 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.059%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.059%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.059%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.059%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 74 (4.35%) Kubernetes
2 46 (2.70%) Terraform
3 27 (1.59%) Ansible
4 13 (0.76%) Kibana
4 13 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (0.76%) Puppet
5 12 (0.71%) Control-M
5 12 (0.71%) Single Sign-On
6 10 (0.59%) Oozie
7 8 (0.47%) Data Guard
7 8 (0.47%) logstash
7 8 (0.47%) Oracle RMAN
8 5 (0.29%) Docker Swarm
8 5 (0.29%) Grafana
9 3 (0.18%) Hadoop YARN
10 1 (0.059%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.059%) Nagios
10 1 (0.059%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (0.059%) SCOM
10 1 (0.059%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 320 (18.80%) Microsoft
2 259 (15.22%) Oracle
3 209 (12.28%) Databricks
4 121 (7.11%) Google
5 96 (5.64%) SAP
6 89 (5.23%) Informatica
7 40 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
8 33 (1.94%) Alteryx
8 33 (1.94%) Talend
9 27 (1.59%) IBM
10 22 (1.29%) BiZZdesign
10 22 (1.29%) Teradata
11 21 (1.23%) MuleSoft
12 18 (1.06%) Ab Initio
13 17 (1.00%) Cloudera
14 14 (0.82%) SolarWinds
14 14 (0.82%) Splunk
15 13 (0.76%) Hyperion
15 13 (0.76%) ServiceNow
16 12 (0.71%) Cognos