Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for ETL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ETL over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 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.

Extract, Transform and Load (ETL)
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 88 72
Rank change year-on-year -12 -16 +8
Contract jobs citing ETL 2305 2567 2965
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 2.43% 2.63% 2.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.87% 3.13% 3.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1604 1704 2121
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £313 £313 £288
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 21 10
England median hourly rate £45.00 £42.00 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +46.09% -24.84%
10th Percentile £35.00 £16.69 £21.25
90th Percentile £66.30 £56.00 £34.45
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £42.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year +7.14% +42.37% -22.88%

ETL is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 80234 82084 85790
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.63% 84.15% 81.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 53987 54693 56513
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £288 £265 £263
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1867 2155 2533
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.35 £11.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.00 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £23.75 £23.72 £22.50
% change year-on-year +0.15% +5.40% +18.42%

ETL
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing ETL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for ETL in England

ETL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ETL in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for ETL in England

ETL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ETL in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ETL in England

ETL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ETL in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ETL in England

ETL
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing ETL in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ETL in England

ETL
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 within the England region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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 -3 1184 £475 +3.26% 120
South East -6 374 £425 - 33
North of England -23 281 £400 - 47
Midlands -1 194 £400 +1.14% 29
South West +43 179 £425 +13.33% 13
North West -32 135 £400 - 21
West Midlands -5 119 £413 +3.13% 23
Yorkshire -9 119 £425 +10.68% 20
East of England -28 90 £425 +5.30% 10
East Midlands -14 75 £380 +4.83% 6
North East +33 32 £425 - 6
South Coast -3 1 £380 -
ETL
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ETL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for ETL.

1 1371 (59.48%) SQL
2 962 (41.74%) Data Warehouse
3 892 (38.70%) Business Intelligence
4 794 (34.45%) SQL Server
5 679 (29.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 603 (26.16%) Agile Software Development
7 585 (25.38%) Data Modelling
8 534 (23.17%) Finance
9 488 (21.17%) Oracle
10 473 (20.52%) Migration
11 463 (20.09%) Microsoft
12 400 (17.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 368 (15.97%) Analytics
14 363 (15.75%) Big Data
15 335 (14.53%) Data Migration
16 330 (14.32%) T-SQL
17 322 (13.97%) Java
18 300 (13.02%) Hadoop
19 299 (12.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 284 (12.32%) Analytical Skills
21 265 (11.50%) Data Quality
22 260 (11.28%) Python
23 236 (10.24%) Data Analysis
24 219 (9.50%) Data Management
25 215 (9.33%) Relational Database
26 214 (9.28%) Apache Spark
26 214 (9.28%) Data Integration
27 207 (8.98%) ETL Development
28 206 (8.94%) Performance Tuning
29 200 (8.68%) Amazon AWS

ETL
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
1 214 (9.28%) Apache Spark
2 107 (4.64%) SAS
3 78 (3.38%) Apache
4 77 (3.34%) SharePoint
5 50 (2.17%) Tomcat
6 45 (1.95%) Apache Pig
7 21 (0.91%) Confluence
8 19 (0.82%) GemFire
9 16 (0.69%) Apache Airflow
9 16 (0.69%) Cloud Foundry
10 14 (0.61%) ArcGIS
10 14 (0.61%) JBoss
10 14 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 13 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
11 13 (0.56%) Documentum
11 13 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
11 13 (0.56%) OpenStack
11 13 (0.56%) WebSphere
12 11 (0.48%) PowerExchange
13 10 (0.43%) IIS
Applications
1 104 (4.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 45 (1.95%) Microsoft Office
3 28 (1.21%) MS Visio
4 11 (0.48%) Microsoft Project
5 9 (0.39%) SPSS
6 7 (0.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (0.087%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.043%) Mingle
8 1 (0.043%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.043%) Stata
Business Applications
1 40 (1.74%) Markit EDM
2 27 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 22 (0.95%) Maximo
4 21 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
5 19 (0.82%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 14 (0.61%) Cognos TM1
7 13 (0.56%) Unit4 Business World
8 11 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
8 11 (0.48%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 11 (0.48%) SAP CRM
9 9 (0.39%) Hyperion Planning
9 9 (0.39%) Oracle ERP
10 8 (0.35%) SAP MM
11 6 (0.26%) Oracle Receivables
11 6 (0.26%) SAP APO
12 5 (0.22%) HFM
12 5 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
12 5 (0.22%) SAP ERP
12 5 (0.22%) SAP MDM
13 4 (0.17%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 200 (8.68%) Amazon AWS
2 165 (7.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 82 (3.56%) GitHub
4 48 (2.08%) Amazon S3
5 43 (1.87%) Google Cloud Platform
6 31 (1.34%) SaaS
7 30 (1.30%) PaaS
8 29 (1.26%) Amazon EMR
9 22 (0.95%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 20 (0.87%) Amazon Kinesis
11 19 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
12 18 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
13 15 (0.65%) Force.com
13 15 (0.65%) IaaS
14 14 (0.61%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
15 13 (0.56%) Boomi
16 12 (0.52%) npm
17 11 (0.48%) Dynamics 365
18 10 (0.43%) AWS Lambda
18 10 (0.43%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 24 (1.04%) Internet
1 24 (1.04%) Intranet
2 19 (0.82%) VPN
3 15 (0.65%) LAN
4 14 (0.61%) WAN
5 13 (0.56%) FTP
6 12 (0.52%) LDAP
7 11 (0.48%) SMS
8 9 (0.39%) SAN
9 6 (0.26%) DNS
9 6 (0.26%) Firewall
9 6 (0.26%) Kerberos
10 4 (0.17%) Remote Desktop
11 3 (0.13%) HTTP
11 3 (0.13%) Skype
11 3 (0.13%) TCP/IP
11 3 (0.13%) X.509
12 2 (0.087%) NAS
12 2 (0.087%) Radio Access Network
12 2 (0.087%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 962 (41.74%) Data Warehouse
2 794 (34.45%) SQL Server
3 679 (29.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 400 (17.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 363 (15.75%) Big Data
6 300 (13.02%) Hadoop
7 299 (12.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 215 (9.33%) Relational Database
9 181 (7.85%) Apache Hive
10 179 (7.77%) Power BI
11 142 (6.16%) OLAP
12 138 (5.99%) BusinessObjects
13 135 (5.86%) SQL Server 2008
14 120 (5.21%) HBase
15 114 (4.95%) NoSQL
16 111 (4.82%) SQL Server 2016
17 109 (4.73%) QlikView
18 104 (4.51%) Oracle Database
19 102 (4.43%) SQL Server 2012
20 86 (3.73%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 118 (5.12%) Git (software)
2 103 (4.47%) JIRA
3 90 (3.90%) Talend Open Studio
4 77 (3.34%) Team Foundation Server
5 76 (3.30%) Visual Studio
6 61 (2.65%) Jenkins
7 45 (1.95%) Subversion
8 42 (1.82%) Eclipse
8 42 (1.82%) Maven
9 37 (1.61%) JUnit
10 29 (1.26%) Selenium
11 28 (1.21%) ERwin
12 26 (1.13%) Gradle
13 23 (1.00%) Ant
13 23 (1.00%) IntelliJ
14 19 (0.82%) Octopus Deploy
15 18 (0.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 16 (0.69%) SoapUI
17 15 (0.65%) LSMW
18 13 (0.56%) Mockito
General
1 534 (23.17%) Finance
2 177 (7.68%) Banking
3 85 (3.69%) Retail
4 81 (3.51%) Marketing
5 68 (2.95%) Telecoms
6 53 (2.30%) Legal
7 40 (1.74%) Investment Banking
8 31 (1.34%) Manufacturing
9 30 (1.30%) Front Office
9 30 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
10 26 (1.13%) Electronics
11 24 (1.04%) Publishing
12 20 (0.87%) Games
13 19 (0.82%) Retail Banking
14 18 (0.78%) Advertising
15 15 (0.65%) Back Office
16 9 (0.39%) Law
17 7 (0.30%) Financial Institution
18 5 (0.22%) Japanese Language
19 4 (0.17%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1070 (46.42%) Developer
2 331 (14.36%) Analyst
3 327 (14.19%) SQL Developer
4 276 (11.97%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 261 (11.32%) Architect
6 240 (10.41%) ETL Developer
7 187 (8.11%) Data Engineer
8 159 (6.90%) Data Analyst
9 136 (5.90%) SSIS Developer
10 127 (5.51%) Data Architect
11 101 (4.38%) Consultant
12 84 (3.64%) Business Developer
13 83 (3.60%) Senior Developer
14 80 (3.47%) Data Warehouse Developer
15 79 (3.43%) Business Intelligence Analyst
16 77 (3.34%) SQL Server Developer
17 72 (3.12%) SQL BI Developer
18 71 (3.08%) Big Data Engineer
19 68 (2.95%) SSRS Developer
20 62 (2.69%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (7.33%) XML
2 154 (6.68%) Kafka
3 148 (6.42%) .NET
4 134 (5.81%) Web Services
5 119 (5.16%) MDX
6 99 (4.30%) JSON
7 86 (3.73%) Spring
8 85 (3.69%) REST
9 66 (2.86%) Spark Streaming
10 48 (2.08%) JMS
11 43 (1.87%) HTML
12 41 (1.78%) Spring Boot
13 40 (1.74%) J2EE
13 40 (1.74%) SOAP
14 36 (1.56%) AngularJS
15 34 (1.48%) CSS
16 33 (1.43%) RESTful
17 31 (1.34%) ASP.NET
17 31 (1.34%) Hibernate
18 29 (1.26%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 284 (12.32%) Analytical Skills
2 90 (3.90%) Data Structures
3 79 (3.43%) Management Information System
4 61 (2.65%) Greenfield Project
5 46 (2.00%) Replication
6 40 (1.74%) Computer Science
7 34 (1.48%) Algorithms
8 29 (1.26%) Market Risk
9 27 (1.17%) Credit Risk
10 25 (1.08%) Fintech
11 24 (1.04%) User Experience
12 23 (1.00%) Fixed Income
12 23 (1.00%) Reference Data
13 20 (0.87%) Data Centre
14 19 (0.82%) Virtual Team
15 17 (0.74%) Derivative
15 17 (0.74%) NHS
16 16 (0.69%) Blog
16 16 (0.69%) Clustering
17 15 (0.65%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 185 (8.03%) Linux
2 152 (6.59%) Unix
3 62 (2.69%) Windows
4 29 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (0.69%) HPUX
6 12 (0.52%) CentOS
6 12 (0.52%) Solaris
7 9 (0.39%) Windows Server
8 8 (0.35%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.17%) AIX
10 3 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.13%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.087%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.043%) OpenVMS
12 1 (0.043%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 892 (38.70%) Business Intelligence
2 603 (26.16%) Agile Software Development
3 585 (25.38%) Data Modelling
4 473 (20.52%) Migration
5 368 (15.97%) Analytics
6 335 (14.53%) Data Migration
7 236 (10.24%) Data Analysis
8 219 (9.50%) Data Management
9 214 (9.28%) Data Integration
10 207 (8.98%) ETL Development
11 206 (8.94%) Performance Tuning
12 195 (8.46%) Scrum
13 184 (7.98%) Kimball Methodology
14 153 (6.64%) Data Architecture
15 144 (6.25%) Visualisation
16 139 (6.03%) Continuous Integration
17 124 (5.38%) Dimensional Modelling
18 123 (5.34%) Data Cleansing
19 121 (5.25%) CRM
19 121 (5.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1371 (59.48%) SQL
2 330 (14.32%) T-SQL
3 322 (13.97%) Java
4 260 (11.28%) Python
5 160 (6.94%) C#
6 147 (6.38%) PL/SQL
7 130 (5.64%) JavaScript
8 115 (4.99%) Shell Script
9 107 (4.64%) Scala
10 59 (2.56%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 51 (2.21%) PowerShell
12 47 (2.04%) R
13 31 (1.34%) Bash Shell
14 29 (1.26%) Perl
15 28 (1.21%) Apex Code
16 27 (1.17%) VBA
17 21 (0.91%) SAS Macro
18 20 (0.87%) VBScript
19 19 (0.82%) C
20 15 (0.65%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 164 (7.11%) Security Cleared
2 113 (4.90%) SC Cleared
3 106 (4.60%) Degree
4 25 (1.08%) DV Cleared
4 25 (1.08%) ISEB
4 25 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 24 (1.04%) ISTQB
6 20 (0.87%) MCITP
6 20 (0.87%) MCSE
7 12 (0.52%) Computer Science Degree
8 11 (0.48%) BPSS Clearance
8 11 (0.48%) Master's Degree
9 9 (0.39%) PMI Certification
10 6 (0.26%) CTC Cleared
11 5 (0.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (0.22%) PMP
12 4 (0.17%) CFA
13 3 (0.13%) PhD
13 3 (0.13%) SAS Certification
14 2 (0.087%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 265 (11.50%) Data Quality
2 131 (5.68%) QA
3 23 (1.00%) GDPR
4 16 (0.69%) MiFID
5 11 (0.48%) Disclosure Scotland
5 11 (0.48%) SLA
6 9 (0.39%) EMIR
6 9 (0.39%) GxP
7 8 (0.35%) Actionable Recommendations
8 7 (0.30%) IFRS
8 7 (0.30%) IFRS 9
8 7 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (0.22%) Dodd-Frank
10 3 (0.13%) AIFMD
10 3 (0.13%) GCP
10 3 (0.13%) HL7
10 3 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 3 (0.13%) Solvency II
11 2 (0.087%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 2 (0.087%) CDISC
System Software
1 58 (2.52%) Apache Flume
2 57 (2.47%) HDFS
3 30 (1.30%) Docker
4 13 (0.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 10 (0.43%) Active Directory
6 6 (0.26%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 5 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (0.17%) NFS
9 3 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.087%) VMware Infrastructure
11 1 (0.043%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.043%) Oracle Clusterware
11 1 (0.043%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.043%) Xen
Systems Management
1 34 (1.48%) Ansible
2 33 (1.43%) Hadoop YARN
2 33 (1.43%) Oozie
3 25 (1.08%) Control-M
4 18 (0.78%) Data Guard
5 16 (0.69%) Prometheus
6 14 (0.61%) Oracle EDQ
7 13 (0.56%) Puppet
8 12 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
8 12 (0.52%) Oracle RMAN
9 9 (0.39%) Tivoli
10 7 (0.30%) Kubernetes
11 6 (0.26%) Ambari
12 5 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
12 5 (0.22%) Terraform
13 4 (0.17%) Failover Clustering
14 3 (0.13%) Oracle Identity Manager
14 3 (0.13%) Rundeck
14 3 (0.13%) Salt
14 3 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 488 (21.17%) Oracle
2 463 (20.09%) Microsoft
3 194 (8.42%) Tableau
4 189 (8.20%) Informatica
5 129 (5.60%) SAP
6 117 (5.08%) IBM
7 90 (3.90%) Talend
8 86 (3.73%) Salesforce.com
9 74 (3.21%) Cognos
10 70 (3.04%) Teradata
11 41 (1.78%) Cloudera
12 32 (1.39%) Google
13 31 (1.34%) Netezza
14 28 (1.21%) Hortonworks
14 28 (1.21%) MicroStrategy
15 25 (1.08%) MapR
16 23 (1.00%) Alteryx
17 22 (0.95%) Ab Initio
18 21 (0.91%) HP
18 21 (0.91%) RedGate