Period
to 19 July 2019

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 19 July 2019 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
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 91 107 104
Rank change year-on-year +16 -3 -5
Contract jobs citing ETL 2,247 2,259 2,087
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 2.65% 2.39% 2.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.03% 2.76% 2.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,563 1,576 1,367
England median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £334 £313 £313
90th Percentile £638 £606 £588
UK median daily rate £460 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 15
England median hourly rate £31.47 £43.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.81% +14.67% +82.93%
10th Percentile £20.31 £34.00 £17.30
90th Percentile £50.45 £72.88 £67.50
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £43.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year -18.60% +10.97% +89.02%

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 74,145 81,901 75,333
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 87.30% 86.77% 85.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 49,359 54,487 49,602
England median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £305 £300 £280
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £445
% change year-on-year +5.56% +1.12% +4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,021 2,257 1,961
England median hourly rate £25.00 £22.42 £24.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.51% -9.81% +5.79%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.38
90th Percentile £53.00 £50.50 £51.25
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £21.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year +14.94% -13.00% +4.17%

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 19 July 2019.

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 19 July 2019.

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 19 July 2019. 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 +21 1,248 £500 - 235
South East -4 306 £450 +2.86% 76
North of England +10 238 £410 +5.81% 104
Midlands +44 193 £425 - 58
East of England +28 166 £463 +2.78% 25
North West +22 126 £400 +6.67% 62
West Midlands +44 104 £450 +5.88% 29
South West -34 92 £435 - 30
East Midlands +19 86 £425 +5.26% 28
Yorkshire -20 84 £425 +6.25% 33
North East +38 26 £344 -1.79% 9
ETL
UK

For the 6 months to 19 July 2019, IT contractor jobs citing ETL 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 ETL.

1 1,445 (64.31%) SQL
2 960 (42.72%) Data Warehouse
3 795 (35.38%) Business Intelligence
4 728 (32.40%) Agile Software Development
5 710 (31.60%) SQL Server
6 640 (28.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 523 (23.28%) Data Modelling
8 497 (22.12%) Python
9 493 (21.94%) Oracle
10 462 (20.56%) Microsoft Azure
11 441 (19.63%) Finance
12 410 (18.25%) Amazon AWS
13 409 (18.20%) Microsoft
14 396 (17.62%) Migration
15 379 (16.87%) Big Data
16 367 (16.33%) Analytics
17 340 (15.13%) Power BI
17 340 (15.13%) Power Platform
18 338 (15.04%) T-SQL
19 315 (14.02%) Data Migration
20 284 (12.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 275 (12.24%) Hadoop
22 271 (12.06%) Apache Spark
23 261 (11.62%) Java
24 260 (11.57%) Analytical Skills
25 236 (10.50%) Scrum
26 231 (10.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
27 224 (9.97%) Visualisation
28 217 (9.66%) Relational Database
29 197 (8.77%) Problem-Solving

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
1 271 (12.06%) Apache Spark
2 118 (5.25%) Apache
3 110 (4.90%) SAS
4 61 (2.71%) Confluence
5 52 (2.31%) SharePoint
6 41 (1.82%) Apache Airflow
7 31 (1.38%) Elasticsearch
8 20 (0.89%) Tomcat
9 19 (0.85%) Apache Pig
9 19 (0.85%) Luigi
10 14 (0.62%) JBoss
10 14 (0.62%) Pachyderm
11 11 (0.49%) CMS
12 5 (0.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 5 (0.22%) Apache Solr
13 4 (0.18%) Drupal
13 4 (0.18%) IBM HTTP Server
13 4 (0.18%) MQSeries
13 4 (0.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 4 (0.18%) WebLogic
Applications
1 166 (7.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 31 (1.38%) Spreadsheet
3 18 (0.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 15 (0.67%) Microsoft Office
5 14 (0.62%) MS Visio
6 13 (0.58%) SPSS
7 5 (0.22%) Stata
8 2 (0.089%) Microsoft Project
8 2 (0.089%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 19 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 11 (0.49%) Oracle Financials
4 8 (0.36%) SAP S/4HANA
5 7 (0.31%) Markit EDM
5 7 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
6 6 (0.27%) Adobe Campaign
6 6 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (0.27%) HFM
6 6 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
7 5 (0.22%) NetSuite
8 4 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
8 4 (0.18%) Oracle HRMS
8 4 (0.18%) SAP CO
8 4 (0.18%) SAP FI
8 4 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
8 4 (0.18%) Unit4 Business World
9 3 (0.13%) Oracle Retail
9 3 (0.13%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 462 (20.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 410 (18.25%) Amazon AWS
3 340 (15.13%) Power Platform
4 155 (6.90%) Google Cloud Platform
5 104 (4.63%) Amazon S3
6 83 (3.69%) Azure Data Factory
7 74 (3.29%) Serverless
8 65 (2.89%) Amazon EMR
9 44 (1.96%) AWS Lambda
10 43 (1.91%) Amazon EC2
10 43 (1.91%) Cloud Computing
11 36 (1.60%) GitHub
12 34 (1.51%) Dynamics 365
13 32 (1.42%) Amazon SQS
14 31 (1.38%) PaaS
15 30 (1.34%) Google Sheets
16 29 (1.29%) SaaS
17 26 (1.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 26 (1.16%) AWS CloudFormation
18 24 (1.07%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 27 (1.20%) Internet
2 12 (0.53%) FTP
3 10 (0.45%) SMTP
4 7 (0.31%) Firewall
4 7 (0.31%) HTTP
4 7 (0.31%) Network Security
5 4 (0.18%) Kerberos
6 3 (0.13%) DNS
6 3 (0.13%) SSH
7 2 (0.089%) DMZ
7 2 (0.089%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.089%) Intranet
7 2 (0.089%) LAN
7 2 (0.089%) OpenLDAP
7 2 (0.089%) RTP
7 2 (0.089%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.045%) 4G
8 1 (0.045%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.045%) Skype
8 1 (0.045%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 960 (42.72%) Data Warehouse
2 710 (31.60%) SQL Server
3 640 (28.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 379 (16.87%) Big Data
5 340 (15.13%) Power BI
6 284 (12.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 275 (12.24%) Hadoop
8 231 (10.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 217 (9.66%) Relational Database
10 151 (6.72%) NoSQL
10 151 (6.72%) Oracle Database
11 136 (6.05%) Apache Hive
12 127 (5.65%) MySQL
13 123 (5.47%) PostgreSQL
14 122 (5.43%) Amazon Redshift
15 118 (5.25%) Data Lake
16 106 (4.72%) SQL Server 2012
17 104 (4.63%) MongoDB
18 98 (4.36%) BusinessObjects
19 94 (4.18%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 167 (7.43%) Git (software)
2 147 (6.54%) JIRA
3 119 (5.30%) Jenkins
4 59 (2.63%) Selenium
5 55 (2.45%) Maven
6 51 (2.27%) Visual Studio
7 41 (1.82%) Cucumber
8 39 (1.74%) Team Foundation Server
9 27 (1.20%) SpecFlow
9 27 (1.20%) TeamCity
10 23 (1.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 20 (0.89%) ERwin
12 19 (0.85%) Bitbucket
12 19 (0.85%) SoapUI
12 19 (0.85%) Visual Studio Team System
13 18 (0.80%) Ant
14 17 (0.76%) ER Studio
14 17 (0.76%) JUnit
15 16 (0.71%) JMeter
16 14 (0.62%) Gradle
General
1 441 (19.63%) Finance
2 109 (4.85%) Banking
3 106 (4.72%) Retail
4 63 (2.80%) Telecoms
5 54 (2.40%) Legal
6 50 (2.23%) Marketing
7 31 (1.38%) Publishing
8 28 (1.25%) Front Office
9 27 (1.20%) Investment Banking
10 23 (1.02%) Manufacturing
11 17 (0.76%) Back Office
12 15 (0.67%) Financial Institution
13 13 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
14 12 (0.53%) Electronics
15 9 (0.40%) Games
16 7 (0.31%) Advertising
17 6 (0.27%) General Ledger
18 5 (0.22%) Billing
18 5 (0.22%) Law
18 5 (0.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 914 (40.68%) Developer
2 327 (14.55%) Data Engineer
3 261 (11.62%) Analyst
4 254 (11.30%) SQL Developer
5 225 (10.01%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 194 (8.63%) Architect
6 194 (8.63%) ETL Developer
7 115 (5.12%) Data Analyst
8 90 (4.01%) Python Engineer
9 88 (3.92%) Consultant
10 86 (3.83%) Data Architect
11 80 (3.56%) Data Warehouse Developer
12 77 (3.43%) SSIS Developer
13 62 (2.76%) DBA
13 62 (2.76%) SQL BI Developer
14 58 (2.58%) Business Analyst
15 56 (2.49%) Senior Developer
16 55 (2.45%) SQL DBA
17 54 (2.40%) .NET Developer
17 54 (2.40%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (7.21%) .NET
2 143 (6.36%) Kafka
3 140 (6.23%) XML
4 102 (4.54%) JSON
5 101 (4.49%) Web Services
6 86 (3.83%) REST
7 78 (3.47%) SOAP
8 49 (2.18%) RESTful
9 47 (2.09%) Middleware
10 46 (2.05%) HTML
11 45 (2.00%) MDX
12 44 (1.96%) PySpark
13 40 (1.78%) Pandas
14 36 (1.60%) Velocity
15 35 (1.56%) Apache NiFi
16 34 (1.51%) ASP.NET Web API
16 34 (1.51%) Spring
16 34 (1.51%) WinForms
17 32 (1.42%) CSS
18 28 (1.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 260 (11.57%) Analytical Skills
2 96 (4.27%) Data Structures
3 74 (3.29%) Self-Motivation
4 52 (2.31%) Algorithms
5 50 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
6 42 (1.87%) Greenfield Project
7 40 (1.78%) Replication
8 30 (1.34%) Management Information System
9 21 (0.93%) NHS
10 20 (0.89%) Reinsurance
10 20 (0.89%) User Experience
11 17 (0.76%) Hedge funds
12 14 (0.62%) Public Cloud
13 13 (0.58%) Data Centre
14 12 (0.53%) Client/Server
14 12 (0.53%) Data Protection Act
14 12 (0.53%) Linux Command Line
15 10 (0.45%) Clustering
15 10 (0.45%) Reference Data
16 8 (0.36%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 195 (8.68%) Linux
2 179 (7.97%) Unix
3 50 (2.23%) Windows
4 12 (0.53%) Solaris
5 3 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.089%) Android
6 2 (0.089%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.089%) VMS
6 2 (0.089%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.045%) AIX
7 1 (0.045%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.045%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.045%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 795 (35.38%) Business Intelligence
2 728 (32.40%) Agile Software Development
3 523 (23.28%) Data Modelling
4 396 (17.62%) Migration
5 367 (16.33%) Analytics
6 315 (14.02%) Data Migration
7 236 (10.50%) Scrum
8 224 (9.97%) Visualisation
9 197 (8.77%) Problem-Solving
10 196 (8.72%) DevOps
11 185 (8.23%) Data Analysis
12 177 (7.88%) ETL Development
13 169 (7.52%) Test Automation
14 164 (7.30%) Data Integration
15 162 (7.21%) Data Science
16 161 (7.17%) Data Engineering
17 138 (6.14%) Performance Tuning
18 130 (5.79%) Data Visualisation
19 129 (5.74%) Data Management
19 129 (5.74%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 1,445 (64.31%) SQL
2 497 (22.12%) Python
3 338 (15.04%) T-SQL
4 261 (11.62%) Java
5 183 (8.14%) C#
6 152 (6.76%) PL/SQL
7 116 (5.16%) JavaScript
8 105 (4.67%) Scala
9 81 (3.60%) Shell Script
10 74 (3.29%) PowerShell
11 69 (3.07%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 60 (2.67%) R
13 53 (2.36%) VBA
14 52 (2.31%) Bash Shell
15 47 (2.09%) VB.NET
16 39 (1.74%) VB
17 29 (1.29%) Java 8
18 24 (1.07%) SAS Macro
19 22 (0.98%) Perl
20 17 (0.76%) C
Qualifications
1 163 (7.25%) Security Cleared
2 141 (6.28%) SC Cleared
3 104 (4.63%) Degree
4 46 (2.05%) ISTQB
5 45 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 34 (1.51%) ISEB
7 18 (0.80%) CTC Cleared
8 13 (0.58%) ACCA
8 13 (0.58%) TOGAF Certification
9 12 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 12 (0.53%) Master's Degree
10 10 (0.45%) BPSS Clearance
11 9 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (0.36%) MCSE
13 7 (0.31%) DV Cleared
14 6 (0.27%) CIMA
14 6 (0.27%) MCSA
15 5 (0.22%) AWS Certification
15 5 (0.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 5 (0.22%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 181 (8.06%) Data Quality
2 103 (4.58%) QA
3 41 (1.82%) GDPR
4 12 (0.53%) IFRS
5 11 (0.49%) SLA
6 7 (0.31%) Solvency II
7 5 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.22%) PMO
8 2 (0.089%) HL7
8 2 (0.089%) IFRS 9
8 2 (0.089%) MiFID
9 1 (0.045%) ISO 20022
9 1 (0.045%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (0.045%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 94 (4.18%) Docker
2 29 (1.29%) HDFS
3 25 (1.11%) Apache Flume
4 20 (0.89%) Active Directory
5 15 (0.67%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.089%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 2 (0.089%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.045%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 91 (4.05%) Kubernetes
2 51 (2.27%) Ansible
3 25 (1.11%) Hadoop YARN
4 18 (0.80%) Terraform
5 16 (0.71%) Control-M
6 14 (0.62%) Kubeflow
7 12 (0.53%) Oozie
8 10 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
9 9 (0.40%) Puppet
10 8 (0.36%) Grafana
11 6 (0.27%) Kibana
12 5 (0.22%) Graphite
13 4 (0.18%) Ambari
13 4 (0.18%) Data Guard
13 4 (0.18%) HP ALM
13 4 (0.18%) SCOM
14 3 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
14 3 (0.13%) Microsoft Clustering
14 3 (0.13%) Oracle RMAN
14 3 (0.13%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 493 (21.94%) Oracle
2 409 (18.20%) Microsoft
3 193 (8.59%) Tableau
4 190 (8.46%) Google
5 176 (7.83%) Informatica
6 117 (5.21%) Talend
7 105 (4.67%) SAP
8 58 (2.58%) Databricks
9 53 (2.36%) Salesforce.com
10 51 (2.27%) Teradata
11 37 (1.65%) Alteryx
11 37 (1.65%) Netezza
12 36 (1.60%) IBM
13 35 (1.56%) MicroStrategy
14 31 (1.38%) Cloudera
15 30 (1.34%) Ab Initio
16 22 (0.98%) Cognos
17 15 (0.67%) Greenplum
18 14 (0.62%) EXASOL
19 13 (0.58%) Atlassian