Period
to 30 November 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 30 November 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
30 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 86 91 80
Rank change year-on-year +5 -11 +28
Contract jobs citing Data Warehouse 2,065 812 2,099
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 2.90% 2.65% 2.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.45% 11.75% 12.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,499 570 1,467
10th Percentile £363 £313 £325
25th Percentile £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £475
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £638 £600 £575
90th Percentile £700 £675 £657
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 2 21
10th Percentile £18.88 £44.68 £15.38
25th Percentile £26.99 £48.31 £18.00
Median hourly rate £31.25 £55.50 £22.55
Median % change year-on-year -43.69% +146.17% +21.86%
75th Percentile £45.78 £61.56 £43.75
90th Percentile £60.21 £64.53 £73.75
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £44.50 £22.55
% change year-on-year -21.35% +97.38% +21.86%

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 15,355 6,910 16,230
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 21.57% 22.55% 21.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,067 4,855 11,228
10th Percentile £356 £313 £325
25th Percentile £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £495 £475
Median % change year-on-year +6.06% +4.21% -
75th Percentile £638 £600 £575
90th Percentile £725 £680 £663
UK median daily rate £525 £490 £475
% change year-on-year +7.14% +3.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 201 112 218
10th Percentile £17.75 £12.63 £12.71
25th Percentile £24.50 £19.15 £17.00
Median hourly rate £39.73 £29.00 £27.00
Median % change year-on-year +36.98% +7.41% -9.24%
75th Percentile £58.75 £47.81 £43.75
90th Percentile £65.50 £60.23 £71.48
UK median hourly rate £39.08 £27.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year +42.09% +3.77% -9.88%

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 30 November 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 30 November 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 30 November 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 +2 1,224 £550 +4.76% 276
South East +36 266 £500 - 87
North of England -7 189 £475 +18.75% 101
Midlands -21 111 £483 +27.31% 74
North West -15 110 £475 +18.75% 61
South West +2 81 £475 -5.00% 17
West Midlands -17 75 £507 +46.96% 64
Yorkshire -4 67 £475 +38.18% 29
East of England -29 53 £366 -8.50% 26
East Midlands -17 36 £450 +9.09% 9
North East -9 12 £600 +50.00% 11
Data Warehouse
UK

For the 6 months to 30 November 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 1,151 (55.74%) SQL
2 976 (47.26%) Business Intelligence
3 757 (36.66%) ETL
4 706 (34.19%) Azure
5 647 (31.33%) Data Modelling
6 618 (29.93%) Analytics
7 601 (29.10%) Agile Software Development
8 523 (25.33%) Power Platform
9 514 (24.89%) SQL Server
10 510 (24.70%) Power BI
11 495 (23.97%) Finance
12 481 (23.29%) Social Skills
13 421 (20.39%) Python
14 396 (19.18%) Microsoft
15 387 (18.74%) Data Lake
16 351 (17.00%) Big Data
17 347 (16.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 342 (16.56%) AWS
19 335 (16.22%) Oracle
20 306 (14.82%) DevOps
21 282 (13.66%) Migration
22 274 (13.27%) Visualisation
23 239 (11.57%) Data Engineering
24 237 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
25 220 (10.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 218 (10.56%) Azure Data Factory
27 213 (10.31%) Data Analysis
28 208 (10.07%) Scrum
29 206 (9.98%) Data Management
29 206 (9.98%) T-SQL

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
1 197 (9.54%) Apache Spark
2 63 (3.05%) Apache
3 59 (2.86%) SAS
4 57 (2.76%) Apache Airflow
5 31 (1.50%) Confluence
5 31 (1.50%) SharePoint
6 23 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
7 15 (0.73%) WebLogic
8 13 (0.63%) Tomcat
9 10 (0.48%) Apache Pig
9 10 (0.48%) Jupyter
10 8 (0.39%) IIS
11 7 (0.34%) Luigi
12 6 (0.29%) nginx
13 5 (0.24%) Appian
13 5 (0.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 4 (0.19%) CMS
14 4 (0.19%) Oracle Workflow
15 3 (0.15%) BizTalk Server
15 3 (0.15%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 105 (5.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 26 (1.26%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (0.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (0.44%) Microsoft Project
5 8 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.19%) Oracle Smart View
7 2 (0.097%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.097%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 27 (1.31%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.58%) SAP S/4HANA
4 11 (0.53%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 10 (0.48%) Endur
6 7 (0.34%) HFM
6 7 (0.34%) Lorenzo
6 7 (0.34%) Markit EDM
7 5 (0.24%) IBM Planning Analytics
7 5 (0.24%) NetSuite
8 4 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 4 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
9 3 (0.15%) Adobe Campaign
9 3 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
9 3 (0.15%) Unit4 Business World
10 2 (0.097%) Cognos Controller
10 2 (0.097%) Misys Midas
10 2 (0.097%) Oracle CRM
10 2 (0.097%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 706 (34.19%) Azure
2 523 (25.33%) Power Platform
3 342 (16.56%) AWS
4 218 (10.56%) Azure Data Factory
5 138 (6.68%) GCP
6 135 (6.54%) Snowflake
7 116 (5.62%) Azure Synapse Analytics
8 94 (4.55%) Serverless
9 85 (4.12%) Amazon S3
10 54 (2.62%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 49 (2.37%) SaaS
12 44 (2.13%) AWS Lambda
12 44 (2.13%) Azure Functions
13 43 (2.08%) Azure Storage
14 41 (1.99%) PaaS
15 36 (1.74%) Amazon EMR
16 30 (1.45%) IaaS
17 29 (1.40%) Dynamics 365
18 27 (1.31%) Azure Logic Apps
19 24 (1.16%) Matillion
Communications & Networking
1 12 (0.58%) FTP
2 10 (0.48%) Firewall
2 10 (0.48%) Intranet
3 9 (0.44%) HTTP
4 8 (0.39%) WAN
5 7 (0.34%) LAN
6 6 (0.29%) Internet
6 6 (0.29%) Kerberos
7 5 (0.24%) DNS
7 5 (0.24%) VoIP
8 4 (0.19%) SMTP
9 3 (0.15%) IPFS
9 3 (0.15%) Network Security
9 3 (0.15%) RTP
9 3 (0.15%) SAN
9 3 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.097%) Cisco Firepower
10 2 (0.097%) SSH
10 2 (0.097%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.097%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 514 (24.89%) SQL Server
2 510 (24.70%) Power BI
3 387 (18.74%) Data Lake
4 351 (17.00%) Big Data
5 347 (16.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 220 (10.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 204 (9.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 195 (9.44%) Tableau
9 174 (8.43%) Relational Database
10 161 (7.80%) Hadoop
11 160 (7.75%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 130 (6.30%) Azure SQL Database
13 123 (5.96%) NoSQL
14 107 (5.18%) Amazon Redshift
14 107 (5.18%) PostgreSQL
15 100 (4.84%) Metadata
16 89 (4.31%) Oracle Database
17 82 (3.97%) BigQuery
18 76 (3.68%) Apache Hive
19 75 (3.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 79 (3.83%) JIRA
2 78 (3.78%) Git (software)
3 52 (2.52%) Visual Studio
4 37 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
5 35 (1.69%) ERwin
6 33 (1.60%) ER Studio
6 33 (1.60%) Jenkins
7 31 (1.50%) PowerDesigner
8 22 (1.07%) kappa
9 19 (0.92%) Subversion
10 17 (0.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 15 (0.73%) Maven
11 15 (0.73%) TeamCity
12 13 (0.63%) Selenium
12 13 (0.63%) Visual Studio Team System
13 12 (0.58%) Hudson
13 12 (0.58%) IntelliJ
13 12 (0.58%) SpecFlow
14 11 (0.53%) Bitbucket
14 11 (0.53%) CA Gen
General
1 495 (23.97%) Finance
2 481 (23.29%) Social Skills
3 237 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
4 161 (7.80%) Banking
5 83 (4.02%) Public Sector
6 80 (3.87%) Investment Banking
7 78 (3.78%) Presentation Skills
8 60 (2.91%) Retail
9 58 (2.81%) Marketing
10 35 (1.69%) Legal
11 27 (1.31%) Front Office
12 26 (1.26%) Financial Institution
12 26 (1.26%) Publishing
13 25 (1.21%) Documentation Skills
13 25 (1.21%) Telecoms
14 24 (1.16%) Organisational Skills
14 24 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
15 23 (1.11%) Influencing Skills
15 23 (1.11%) Manufacturing
16 18 (0.87%) Law
Job Titles
1 463 (22.42%) Developer
2 376 (18.21%) Data Engineer
3 354 (17.14%) Architect
4 325 (15.74%) Analyst
5 235 (11.38%) Data Architect
6 161 (7.80%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 156 (7.55%) Data Analyst
8 99 (4.79%) Azure Engineer
9 93 (4.50%) Consultant
10 91 (4.41%) Business Analyst
11 84 (4.07%) SQL Developer
12 83 (4.02%) Solutions Architect
13 76 (3.68%) Data Warehouse Developer
14 60 (2.91%) Data Modeller
15 56 (2.71%) Project Manager
16 55 (2.66%) Power BI Developer
17 52 (2.52%) Data Manager
18 51 (2.47%) Business Intelligence Analyst
19 44 (2.13%) Senior Data Engineer
20 43 (2.08%) Data Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (6.92%) Kafka
2 88 (4.26%) .NET
3 66 (3.20%) XML
4 58 (2.81%) JSON
5 39 (1.89%) PySpark
6 38 (1.84%) Web Services
7 31 (1.50%) MDX
7 31 (1.50%) Spark Streaming
8 29 (1.40%) REST
9 28 (1.36%) RESTful
10 26 (1.26%) .NET Framework
11 25 (1.21%) HTML
12 24 (1.16%) Oracle GoldenGate
13 22 (1.07%) ASP.NET
14 19 (0.92%) Node.js
15 17 (0.82%) Apache Avro
15 17 (0.82%) Pandas
15 17 (0.82%) Spring
16 14 (0.68%) OAuth
16 14 (0.68%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 82 (3.97%) NHS
2 69 (3.34%) Data Structures
3 65 (3.15%) Management Information System
4 29 (1.40%) Reference Data
5 28 (1.36%) Replication
5 28 (1.36%) Self-Motivation
6 27 (1.31%) Virtual Team
7 26 (1.26%) Algorithms
7 26 (1.26%) Data Protection Act
7 26 (1.26%) Greenfield Project
8 25 (1.21%) User Experience
9 24 (1.16%) Legacy Systems
10 23 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
11 22 (1.07%) Cloud Native
11 22 (1.07%) Credit Risk
12 21 (1.02%) Hedge funds
13 18 (0.87%) Legacy Applications
14 17 (0.82%) Data Centre
15 16 (0.77%) Public Cloud
15 16 (0.77%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 93 (4.50%) Linux
2 83 (4.02%) Unix
3 41 (1.99%) Windows
4 6 (0.29%) AIX
4 6 (0.29%) Apple iOS
4 6 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (0.24%) VMS
6 4 (0.19%) Android
6 4 (0.19%) Debian
6 4 (0.19%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (0.19%) Windows Server
6 4 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.15%) Solaris
7 3 (0.15%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.097%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.048%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.048%) Slackware
9 1 (0.048%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.048%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 976 (47.26%) Business Intelligence
2 757 (36.66%) ETL
3 647 (31.33%) Data Modelling
4 618 (29.93%) Analytics
5 601 (29.10%) Agile Software Development
6 306 (14.82%) DevOps
7 282 (13.66%) Migration
8 274 (13.27%) Visualisation
9 239 (11.57%) Data Engineering
10 213 (10.31%) Data Analysis
11 208 (10.07%) Scrum
12 206 (9.98%) Data Management
13 201 (9.73%) Data Integration
14 198 (9.59%) Data Architecture
15 178 (8.62%) Data Pipeline
16 173 (8.38%) Data Analytics
16 173 (8.38%) Problem-Solving
17 171 (8.28%) Stakeholder Management
18 150 (7.26%) Data Visualisation
19 148 (7.17%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 1,151 (55.74%) SQL
2 421 (20.39%) Python
3 206 (9.98%) T-SQL
4 175 (8.47%) Java
5 117 (5.67%) C#
6 100 (4.84%) PL/SQL
7 79 (3.83%) PowerShell
8 78 (3.78%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 77 (3.73%) Scala
10 53 (2.57%) Shell Script
11 45 (2.18%) R
12 34 (1.65%) JavaScript
13 30 (1.45%) Bash Shell
13 30 (1.45%) VBA
14 26 (1.26%) Perl
15 19 (0.92%) Kotlin
15 19 (0.92%) VB
16 18 (0.87%) COBOL
17 15 (0.73%) Go
18 14 (0.68%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 118 (5.71%) Security Cleared
2 101 (4.89%) Degree
3 94 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 54 (2.62%) Computer Science Degree
5 22 (1.07%) BPSS Clearance
6 16 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (0.63%) ISTQB
7 13 (0.63%) PMI Certification
8 12 (0.58%) ISEB
8 12 (0.58%) Numerate Degree
9 9 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 8 (0.39%) MCSA
11 7 (0.34%) Master's Degree
12 6 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (0.29%) PMP
13 5 (0.24%) MCSE
14 4 (0.19%) DV Cleared
14 4 (0.19%) TOGAF Certification
15 3 (0.15%) BC Cleared
15 3 (0.15%) Tableau Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 199 (9.64%) Data Quality
2 69 (3.34%) QA
3 48 (2.32%) GDPR
4 14 (0.68%) Accessibility
4 14 (0.68%) SLA
5 8 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (0.34%) PMO
7 5 (0.24%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.19%) IFRS
9 3 (0.15%) ITGC
10 2 (0.097%) GRC
10 2 (0.097%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.097%) NCSC
10 2 (0.097%) Solvency II
11 1 (0.048%) COBIT
11 1 (0.048%) GAAP
11 1 (0.048%) GLBA
11 1 (0.048%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 1 (0.048%) NIST
11 1 (0.048%) PSD2
System Software
1 43 (2.08%) Docker
2 36 (1.74%) Active Directory
3 35 (1.69%) HDFS
4 9 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (0.19%) Oracle Clusterware
7 3 (0.15%) Apache Flume
7 3 (0.15%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (0.097%) GFS2
8 2 (0.097%) Time Sharing Option
9 1 (0.048%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.048%) NFS
9 1 (0.048%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 1 (0.048%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 76 (3.68%) Kubernetes
2 45 (2.18%) Terraform
3 38 (1.84%) Ansible
4 17 (0.82%) Kibana
5 16 (0.77%) Oozie
6 13 (0.63%) Single Sign-On
7 12 (0.58%) Control-M
7 12 (0.58%) Grafana
7 12 (0.58%) logstash
8 9 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
8 9 (0.44%) Prometheus
9 8 (0.39%) Docker Swarm
10 7 (0.34%) Oracle RMAN
11 6 (0.29%) HP ALM
12 5 (0.24%) Data Guard
12 5 (0.24%) Microsoft Clustering
12 5 (0.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 3 (0.15%) Puppet
14 2 (0.097%) ITRS Geneos
14 2 (0.097%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 396 (19.18%) Microsoft
2 335 (16.22%) Oracle
3 204 (9.88%) Databricks
4 148 (7.17%) Informatica
5 121 (5.86%) Google
6 98 (4.75%) SAP
7 52 (2.52%) Salesforce.com
8 47 (2.28%) Cloudera
9 43 (2.08%) Talend
10 38 (1.84%) IBM
11 31 (1.50%) Ab Initio
12 30 (1.45%) Cognos
13 28 (1.36%) Teradata
14 26 (1.26%) BiZZdesign
15 23 (1.11%) StreamSets
16 21 (1.02%) Alteryx
17 20 (0.97%) MapR
18 19 (0.92%) MicroStrategy
19 15 (0.73%) VMware
20 14 (0.68%) Hortonworks