Period
to 15 May 2021

The median contractor rate for an ETL Developer was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 15 May 2021.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

ETL Developer
UK > England
6 months to
15 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 560 505 630
Rank change year-on-year -55 +125 +12
Contract jobs requiring an ETL Developer 56 107 198
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.24% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.25% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 74 126
10th Percentile £369 £363 £325
25th Percentile £407 £402 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £463 £456
Median % change year-on-year +18.92% +1.37% +1.39%
75th Percentile £622 £499 £517
90th Percentile £694 £573 £566
UK median daily rate £498 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +7.57% +2.78% +2.86%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 42,120 42,029 78,930
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.77% 93.89% 94.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,097 28,317 53,551
10th Percentile £285 £250 £275
25th Percentile £385 £363 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £488 £475 £475
Median % change year-on-year +2.63% - +5.56%
75th Percentile £588 £575 £575
90th Percentile £675 £656 £650
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £473
% change year-on-year +2.70% -2.22% +5.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,441 1,502 2,309
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.63 £11.00
25th Percentile £14.50 £14.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate £21.74 £19.00 £18.56
Median % change year-on-year +14.42% +2.37% +6.06%
75th Percentile £44.50 £37.50 £40.25
90th Percentile £56.50 £51.75 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £18.06
% change year-on-year +18.42% +5.23% +3.17%

ETL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured ETL Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for ETL Developer in England

ETL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing ETL Developer in England.

Daily rate trend for ETL Developer in England

ETL Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing ETL Developer in England over the 6 months to 15 May 2021.

Daily rate histogram for ETL Developer in England

ETL Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing ETL Developer in England.

Hourly rate trend for ETL Developer in England

ETL Developer
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 ETL Developer within the England region over the 6 months to 15 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 -49 40 £563 +18.42% 5
South East +8 5 £406 -4.41% 1
Midlands -10 3 £418 -1.76% 2
South West +32 2 £538 +26.47% 3
North of England +20 2 £350 -17.65% 4
East Midlands +15 2 £475 +18.75% 1
Yorkshire +33 1 £375 +17.19% 2
North West +1 1 £325 -26.97% 2
West Midlands -7 1 £360 -18.87% 1
ETL Developer
UK

ETL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 15 May 2021, ETL Developer contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring ETL Developer in the job title.

1 56 (100.00%) ETL
2 41 (73.21%) SQL
3 27 (48.21%) SQL Server
4 25 (44.64%) Data Warehouse
5 23 (41.07%) Business Intelligence
6 20 (35.71%) Python
7 19 (33.93%) Oracle
8 17 (30.36%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (30.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 16 (28.57%) Scrum
10 15 (26.79%) AWS
11 14 (25.00%) Banking
11 14 (25.00%) Social Skills
12 13 (23.21%) Finance
12 13 (23.21%) Analytics
13 12 (21.43%) XML
13 12 (21.43%) Java
13 12 (21.43%) Investment Banking
13 12 (21.43%) Data Modelling
14 11 (19.64%) Azure
15 10 (17.86%) ETL Development
15 10 (17.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 9 (16.07%) Performance Tuning
16 9 (16.07%) Hadoop
16 9 (16.07%) Amazon Redshift
17 8 (14.29%) Apache Spark
17 8 (14.29%) JSON
17 8 (14.29%) Linux
18 7 (12.50%) ERP
18 7 (12.50%) T-SQL

ETL Developer Skill Set
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 8 (14.29%) Apache Spark
2 3 (5.36%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (3.57%) Apache
3 2 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.79%) Apache Airflow
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 15 (26.79%) AWS
2 11 (19.64%) Azure
3 6 (10.71%) Azure Data Factory
3 6 (10.71%) Power Platform
4 5 (8.93%) Serverless
5 4 (7.14%) Amazon S3
5 4 (7.14%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (5.36%) SaaS
7 2 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (3.57%) Amazon Neptune
7 2 (3.57%) Boomi
8 1 (1.79%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (1.79%) Azure Functions
8 1 (1.79%) Azure Storage
8 1 (1.79%) GitHub
8 1 (1.79%) Power Automate
8 1 (1.79%) PowerApps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (48.21%) SQL Server
2 25 (44.64%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (30.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (17.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (16.07%) Amazon Redshift
5 9 (16.07%) Hadoop
6 7 (12.50%) Big Data
6 7 (12.50%) NoSQL
7 6 (10.71%) Oracle Database
7 6 (10.71%) Power BI
8 5 (8.93%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (8.93%) Apache Hive
8 5 (8.93%) HBase
8 5 (8.93%) MongoDB
8 5 (8.93%) Tableau
9 4 (7.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 4 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (7.14%) PowerCenter
9 4 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Artifactory
1 5 (8.93%) Bitbucket
2 3 (5.36%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.36%) JIRA
3 2 (3.57%) Zephyr
4 1 (1.79%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.79%) GitLab
4 1 (1.79%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 14 (25.00%) Banking
1 14 (25.00%) Social Skills
2 13 (23.21%) Finance
3 12 (21.43%) Investment Banking
4 5 (8.93%) French Language
5 3 (5.36%) Documentation Skills
5 3 (5.36%) Front Office
6 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.79%) Law
6 1 (1.79%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.43%) XML
2 8 (14.29%) JSON
3 6 (10.71%) REST
3 6 (10.71%) SOAP
4 5 (8.93%) Anaconda
4 5 (8.93%) Kafka
4 5 (8.93%) Spark Streaming
4 5 (8.93%) Web Services
5 4 (7.14%) Spring
6 3 (5.36%) .NET
6 3 (5.36%) PySpark
7 2 (3.57%) Flask
7 2 (3.57%) jQuery
8 1 (1.79%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.79%) CSS
8 1 (1.79%) HTML5
8 1 (1.79%) Node.js
8 1 (1.79%) XSD
8 1 (1.79%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.36%) Credit Risk
1 3 (5.36%) Equities
2 2 (3.57%) Data Structures
2 2 (3.57%) Fixed Income
2 2 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (3.57%) Hedge funds
2 2 (3.57%) W3C
3 1 (1.79%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.79%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (1.79%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (1.79%) Reinsurance
3 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.29%) Linux
2 3 (5.36%) Unix
3 2 (3.57%) CentOS
3 2 (3.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (100.00%) ETL
2 23 (41.07%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (30.36%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (28.57%) Scrum
5 13 (23.21%) Analytics
6 12 (21.43%) Data Modelling
7 10 (17.86%) ETL Development
8 9 (16.07%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (12.50%) Data Governance
9 7 (12.50%) Data Migration
9 7 (12.50%) ERP
9 7 (12.50%) Migration
10 6 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (10.71%) Dashboard Development
10 6 (10.71%) Data Engineering
10 6 (10.71%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (8.93%) Data Pipeline
11 5 (8.93%) Data Reconciliation
11 5 (8.93%) Data Transformation
11 5 (8.93%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 41 (73.21%) SQL
2 20 (35.71%) Python
3 12 (21.43%) Java
4 7 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 7 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 4 (7.14%) C#
6 2 (3.57%) PHP
6 2 (3.57%) SHACL
6 2 (3.57%) SPARQL
6 2 (3.57%) XPath
6 2 (3.57%) XQuery
7 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.79%) Java 8
7 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.79%) Ruby
7 1 (1.79%) Scala
7 1 (1.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.36%) Degree
3 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) Data Quality
1 2 (3.57%) Dublin Core
2 1 (1.79%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (1.79%) NCSC
2 1 (1.79%) NIST
2 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.93%) HDFS
2 3 (5.36%) Platform Symphony
3 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.79%) Docker
3 1 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Nagios
1 1 (1.79%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (33.93%) Oracle
2 6 (10.71%) Informatica
3 5 (8.93%) Ab Initio
3 5 (8.93%) MapR
3 5 (8.93%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.93%) Talend
3 5 (8.93%) Workday
4 4 (7.14%) SAP
5 3 (5.36%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (3.57%) Dell
7 1 (1.79%) Guidewire
7 1 (1.79%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.79%) PeopleSoft