Period
to 4 March 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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 88 80 101
Rank change year-on-year -8 +21 +14
Contract jobs citing Data Warehouse 1,022 1,688 2,310
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 2.63% 2.77% 2.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.43% 12.86% 11.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 893 1,194 1,663
Median daily rate £500 £475 £454
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.63% +0.89%
10th Percentile £320 £321 £325
90th Percentile £643 £675 £625
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 23 26
Median hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £19.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.57% +82.53% -27.77%
10th Percentile £23.19 £14.50 £13.13
90th Percentile £51.65 £68.75 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £41.25 £35.00 £19.18
% change year-on-year +17.86% +82.53% -27.77%

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 8,223 13,130 20,505
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 21.12% 21.57% 22.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,712 9,052 14,440
Median daily rate £495 £488 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.54% +0.52% +2.11%
10th Percentile £313 £323 £325
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
UK median daily rate £488 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +2.63% - +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 184 207
Median hourly rate £24.75 £25.80 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.06% -14.01% -9.09%
10th Percentile £13.28 £13.83 £14.00
90th Percentile £61.60 £63.71 £56.50
Median hourly rate £26.00 £25.60 £27.50
% change year-on-year +1.58% -6.93% -16.67%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 4 March 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 -5 599 £525 +5.00% 163
North of England +6 133 £425 -2.86% 60
North West +20 89 £425 +6.25% 36
South East -23 85 £488 +3.45% 23
Midlands -1 78 £400 - 45
West Midlands +11 61 £375 -11.76% 39
South West +31 38 £525 +10.53% 29
Yorkshire -7 38 £431 -1.43% 22
East of England -9 31 £450 - 25
East Midlands -1 16 £400 +6.67% 6
North East +10 7 £400 -11.11% 2
Data Warehouse
UK

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 556 (54.40%) SQL
2 458 (44.81%) Business Intelligence
3 367 (35.91%) ETL
4 329 (32.19%) Azure
5 317 (31.02%) Data Modelling
6 288 (28.18%) Agile Software Development
7 267 (26.13%) Analytics
8 262 (25.64%) SQL Server
9 238 (23.29%) Power Platform
10 237 (23.19%) Power BI
11 222 (21.72%) Python
12 209 (20.45%) Finance
13 190 (18.59%) AWS
14 186 (18.20%) Microsoft
15 181 (17.71%) Data Lake
16 180 (17.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 177 (17.32%) Oracle
18 161 (15.75%) Big Data
19 143 (13.99%) Migration
20 133 (13.01%) Analytical Skills
21 118 (11.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 118 (11.55%) Data Analysis
22 117 (11.45%) DevOps
23 110 (10.76%) T-SQL
24 109 (10.67%) Data Architecture
25 103 (10.08%) Tableau
25 103 (10.08%) Relational Database
26 99 (9.69%) Data Management
27 98 (9.59%) Java
28 96 (9.39%) 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 86 (8.41%) Apache Spark
2 37 (3.62%) Apache Airflow
3 35 (3.42%) Apache
4 15 (1.47%) SAS
5 14 (1.37%) Confluence
6 12 (1.17%) SharePoint
7 9 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 6 (0.59%) WebSphere
9 5 (0.49%) Apache Pig
9 5 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.29%) Apache Synapse
10 3 (0.29%) JBoss
10 3 (0.29%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.29%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.29%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.098%) Luigi
11 1 (0.098%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.098%) MS Project Server
11 1 (0.098%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.098%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 26 (2.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (1.76%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (0.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (0.49%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (0.49%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.49%) SPSS
4 3 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.098%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 13 (1.27%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (0.78%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (0.78%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 7 (0.68%) HFM
4 4 (0.39%) SAP S/4HANA
5 3 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.29%) SAP ERP
5 3 (0.29%) thinkFolio
6 2 (0.20%) Aligne
6 2 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.20%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.20%) SAP MDM
7 1 (0.098%) HiPortfolio
7 1 (0.098%) LongView
7 1 (0.098%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.098%) Pegasus Opera
7 1 (0.098%) Primavera
7 1 (0.098%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.098%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.098%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 329 (32.19%) Azure
2 238 (23.29%) Power Platform
3 190 (18.59%) AWS
4 95 (9.30%) Azure Data Factory
5 86 (8.41%) GCP
6 64 (6.26%) Serverless
7 47 (4.60%) Amazon S3
8 45 (4.40%) AWS Lambda
9 20 (1.96%) Amazon EMR
10 17 (1.66%) Amazon EC2
11 16 (1.57%) Amazon ECS
11 16 (1.57%) GitHub
12 14 (1.37%) Amazon Kinesis
13 13 (1.27%) Dynamics 365
13 13 (1.27%) PaaS
14 12 (1.17%) PowerApps
15 11 (1.08%) Google Analytics
15 11 (1.08%) Logic Apps
15 11 (1.08%) SaaS
16 10 (0.98%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 18 (1.76%) HTTP
2 15 (1.47%) LAN
2 15 (1.47%) WAN
3 13 (1.27%) PBX
3 13 (1.27%) VoIP
4 12 (1.17%) RTP
5 9 (0.88%) Kerberos
6 5 (0.49%) SAN
7 4 (0.39%) Network Security
8 3 (0.29%) Firewall
8 3 (0.29%) VPN
8 3 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.20%) DMZ
9 2 (0.20%) DNS
9 2 (0.20%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.098%) FTP
10 1 (0.098%) OpenVPN
10 1 (0.098%) Reverse Proxy
10 1 (0.098%) SSH
10 1 (0.098%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 262 (25.64%) SQL Server
2 237 (23.19%) Power BI
3 181 (17.71%) Data Lake
4 180 (17.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 161 (15.75%) Big Data
6 118 (11.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 103 (10.08%) Relational Database
7 103 (10.08%) Tableau
8 96 (9.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 84 (8.22%) Oracle Database
10 73 (7.14%) Amazon Redshift
11 69 (6.75%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 68 (6.65%) Azure SQL Database
12 68 (6.65%) Snowflake Schema
13 63 (6.16%) Hadoop
13 63 (6.16%) MySQL
13 63 (6.16%) NoSQL
14 53 (5.19%) PostgreSQL
15 51 (4.99%) BigQuery
16 49 (4.79%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 53 (5.19%) JIRA
2 36 (3.52%) Git (software)
3 23 (2.25%) kappa
4 20 (1.96%) Maven
4 20 (1.96%) PowerDesigner
5 19 (1.86%) ERwin
6 18 (1.76%) ER Studio
6 18 (1.76%) Jenkins
7 14 (1.37%) Visual Studio
8 13 (1.27%) LoadRunner
8 13 (1.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 11 (1.08%) Selenium
10 10 (0.98%) Artifactory
11 9 (0.88%) Bitbucket
12 8 (0.78%) GitLab
13 7 (0.68%) Cypress.io
13 7 (0.68%) TeamCity
13 7 (0.68%) Visual Studio Team System
14 6 (0.59%) SonarQube
15 5 (0.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 209 (20.45%) Finance
2 83 (8.12%) Banking
3 60 (5.87%) Public Sector
4 34 (3.33%) Retail
5 32 (3.13%) Investment Banking
6 25 (2.45%) Telecoms
7 20 (1.96%) Back Office
8 19 (1.86%) Marketing
9 16 (1.57%) Pharmaceutical
10 15 (1.47%) Manufacturing
11 14 (1.37%) Publishing
12 11 (1.08%) Advertising
12 11 (1.08%) Law
13 10 (0.98%) Front Office
14 6 (0.59%) Automotive
14 6 (0.59%) Electronics
15 4 (0.39%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.39%) Legal
15 4 (0.39%) Local Government
16 3 (0.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 224 (21.92%) Developer
2 219 (21.43%) Data Engineer
3 187 (18.30%) Architect
4 158 (15.46%) Analyst
5 111 (10.86%) Data Architect
6 83 (8.12%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 61 (5.97%) Solutions Architect
8 60 (5.87%) Data Analyst
9 59 (5.77%) Consultant
10 55 (5.38%) Azure Engineer
10 55 (5.38%) SQL Developer
11 50 (4.89%) Business Analyst
12 46 (4.50%) AWS Engineer
13 35 (3.42%) Data Warehouse Developer
14 34 (3.33%) Python Engineer
15 33 (3.23%) DBA
16 32 (3.13%) Project Manager
17 26 (2.54%) Azure Architect
18 25 (2.45%) Business Intelligence Consultant
19 24 (2.35%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (6.95%) Kafka
2 48 (4.70%) XML
3 43 (4.21%) Web Services
4 35 (3.42%) JSON
5 34 (3.33%) .NET
6 31 (3.03%) REST
7 24 (2.35%) PySpark
7 24 (2.35%) RESTful
8 23 (2.25%) HTML
9 21 (2.05%) SOAP
10 13 (1.27%) .NET Framework
10 13 (1.27%) React
11 11 (1.08%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 11 (1.08%) PostGIS
11 11 (1.08%) Spark Streaming
12 9 (0.88%) ASP.NET
12 9 (0.88%) Node.js
12 9 (0.88%) NumPy
12 9 (0.88%) OAuth
12 9 (0.88%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 133 (13.01%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (5.87%) Data Structures
3 43 (4.21%) NHS
4 32 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
5 31 (3.03%) Management Information System
6 24 (2.35%) Algorithms
7 23 (2.25%) User Experience
8 22 (2.15%) Self-Motivation
9 20 (1.96%) Virtual Team
10 16 (1.57%) Cloud Native
10 16 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
11 15 (1.47%) Credit Risk
12 14 (1.37%) Data Centre
13 12 (1.17%) Reference Data
14 10 (0.98%) Hedge funds
15 8 (0.78%) Reinsurance
16 7 (0.68%) Life Science
16 7 (0.68%) Oracle Exalytics
17 6 (0.59%) Clustering
17 6 (0.59%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 51 (4.99%) Linux
2 33 (3.23%) Unix
3 24 (2.35%) Windows
4 8 (0.78%) zOS
5 4 (0.39%) AIX
5 4 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (0.39%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.29%) Android
6 3 (0.29%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (0.20%) VMS
8 1 (0.098%) SUSE
8 1 (0.098%) VME
8 1 (0.098%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.098%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 458 (44.81%) Business Intelligence
2 367 (35.91%) ETL
3 317 (31.02%) Data Modelling
4 288 (28.18%) Agile Software Development
5 267 (26.13%) Analytics
6 143 (13.99%) Migration
7 118 (11.55%) Data Analysis
8 117 (11.45%) DevOps
9 109 (10.67%) Data Architecture
10 99 (9.69%) Data Management
11 91 (8.90%) Visualisation
12 89 (8.71%) Data Integration
13 87 (8.51%) Performance Tuning
14 79 (7.73%) Data Engineering
14 79 (7.73%) Data Science
14 79 (7.73%) Kimball Methodology
15 78 (7.63%) Data Migration
16 76 (7.44%) Scrum
17 75 (7.34%) Data Analytics
18 72 (7.05%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 556 (54.40%) SQL
2 222 (21.72%) Python
3 110 (10.76%) T-SQL
4 98 (9.59%) Java
5 71 (6.95%) PL/SQL
6 36 (3.52%) Scala
7 32 (3.13%) C#
8 30 (2.94%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 24 (2.35%) JavaScript
9 24 (2.35%) R
10 19 (1.86%) Shell Script
11 17 (1.66%) PowerShell
12 13 (1.27%) C
13 11 (1.08%) Bash Shell
14 7 (0.68%) Go
14 7 (0.68%) Ruby
14 7 (0.68%) VB
15 6 (0.59%) VBA
16 4 (0.39%) PHP
16 4 (0.39%) XPath
Qualifications
1 73 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 57 (5.58%) SC Cleared
3 37 (3.62%) Degree
4 13 (1.27%) AWS Certification
5 11 (1.08%) Computer Science Degree
6 9 (0.88%) DV Cleared
6 9 (0.88%) TOGAF Certification
7 6 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (0.59%) PMI Certification
7 6 (0.59%) PMP
7 6 (0.59%) Sun Certification
8 5 (0.49%) ISEB
8 5 (0.49%) Master's Degree
9 4 (0.39%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.20%) CIMA
11 1 (0.098%) ACCA
11 1 (0.098%) CISA
11 1 (0.098%) CISM
11 1 (0.098%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (8.41%) Data Quality
2 66 (6.46%) QA
3 17 (1.66%) GDPR
4 7 (0.68%) IFRS
5 6 (0.59%) PMO
6 5 (0.49%) CDISC
7 3 (0.29%) NIST
8 2 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials
8 2 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (0.20%) NCSC
8 2 (0.20%) SLA
8 2 (0.20%) SNOMED CT
8 2 (0.20%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.098%) COBIT
9 1 (0.098%) DICOM
9 1 (0.098%) GAAP
9 1 (0.098%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.098%) MiFID
9 1 (0.098%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.098%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 27 (2.64%) Docker
2 19 (1.86%) HDFS
3 18 (1.76%) Active Directory
4 16 (1.57%) Oracle RAC
5 8 (0.78%) Apache Flume
5 8 (0.78%) Oracle Clusterware
6 4 (0.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 3 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (0.20%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.098%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 23 (2.25%) Kubernetes
1 23 (2.25%) Terraform
2 11 (1.08%) Ansible
3 10 (0.98%) Data Guard
3 10 (0.98%) Oracle RMAN
4 8 (0.78%) Hadoop YARN
5 6 (0.59%) Control-M
6 5 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.49%) Puppet
7 4 (0.39%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 4 (0.39%) Foglight
8 1 (0.098%) Grafana
8 1 (0.098%) Istio
8 1 (0.098%) Oozie
8 1 (0.098%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 186 (18.20%) Microsoft
2 177 (17.32%) Oracle
3 81 (7.93%) Databricks
4 75 (7.34%) Google
5 60 (5.87%) SAP
6 46 (4.50%) Informatica
7 27 (2.64%) Talend
8 21 (2.05%) IBM
9 20 (1.96%) BiZZdesign
10 19 (1.86%) Teradata
11 15 (1.47%) MuleSoft
12 13 (1.27%) SolarWinds
13 12 (1.17%) VMware
14 9 (0.88%) Atlassian
14 9 (0.88%) Cloudera
14 9 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
15 8 (0.78%) Ab Initio
15 8 (0.78%) Hyperion
15 8 (0.78%) Sparx
16 7 (0.68%) Vertica