Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 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
13 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 81 106 105
Rank change year-on-year +25 -1 -14
Contract jobs citing ETL 2,177 2,342 2,280
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 2.82% 2.47% 2.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.27% 2.84% 2.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,539 1,620 1,585
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £331 £325 £313
90th Percentile £669 £600 £616
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 28
England median hourly rate £35.00 £28.50 £45.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.81% -37.51% +3.65%
10th Percentile £20.00 £14.85 £34.48
90th Percentile £59.20 £47.85 £67.50
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £45.61
% change year-on-year +2.94% -25.45% +3.65%

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 66,594 82,431 81,127
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 86.38% 86.93% 86.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 44,152 55,209 54,422
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £281
90th Percentile £650 £644 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £460 £450
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,033 2,119 1,928
England median hourly rate £24.00 £22.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +2.22%
10th Percentile £11.85 £11.44 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £50.80 £49.75
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £22.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year +6.82% -4.35% +2.22%

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 13 November 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 13 November 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 13 November 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 +28 1,200 £500 - 206
South East +39 399 £450 - 79
North of England -15 225 £425 +13.33% 93
Midlands +21 137 £419 -2.90% 69
North West 0 125 £425 +13.33% 53
South West -18 115 £438 +2.94% 37
East of England -3 99 £425 -10.53% 20
Yorkshire -39 87 £425 +9.68% 28
West Midlands +44 86 £400 -5.88% 44
East Midlands -6 49 £425 -5.56% 24
North East +18 15 £450 +28.57% 12
ETL
UK

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 1,396 (64.12%) SQL
2 863 (39.64%) Data Warehouse
3 765 (35.14%) Business Intelligence
4 694 (31.88%) SQL Server
5 671 (30.82%) Agile Software Development
6 617 (28.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 516 (23.70%) Data Modelling
8 509 (23.38%) Python
9 458 (21.04%) Azure
10 446 (20.49%) Microsoft
11 419 (19.25%) Migration
12 404 (18.56%) Finance
13 400 (18.37%) Oracle
14 394 (18.10%) Analytics
15 382 (17.55%) Power BI
15 382 (17.55%) Power Platform
16 373 (17.13%) AWS
17 303 (13.92%) Big Data
18 296 (13.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 276 (12.68%) T-SQL
20 272 (12.49%) Data Migration
21 270 (12.40%) Hadoop
22 258 (11.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 257 (11.81%) Visualisation
23 257 (11.81%) Java
24 246 (11.30%) Apache Spark
25 245 (11.25%) DevOps
26 222 (10.20%) Scrum
27 220 (10.11%) Tableau
28 218 (10.01%) Analytical Skills

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
1 246 (11.30%) Apache Spark
2 98 (4.50%) Apache
3 71 (3.26%) SAS
4 49 (2.25%) SharePoint
5 41 (1.88%) Apache Airflow
5 41 (1.88%) Confluence
6 29 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
7 14 (0.64%) Tomcat
8 12 (0.55%) WebLogic
9 11 (0.51%) Jupyter
9 11 (0.51%) Luigi
10 10 (0.46%) CMS
10 10 (0.46%) Pachyderm
11 7 (0.32%) JBoss
12 6 (0.28%) WebLogic Integration
13 5 (0.23%) Apache Pig
13 5 (0.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 4 (0.18%) Apache Solr
14 4 (0.18%) MQSeries
14 4 (0.18%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 162 (7.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 34 (1.56%) Microsoft Office
3 25 (1.15%) Spreadsheet
4 20 (0.92%) MS Visio
5 15 (0.69%) XMetaL
6 12 (0.55%) SPSS
7 11 (0.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 5 (0.23%) Stata
9 2 (0.092%) Microsoft Project
10 1 (0.046%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 26 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
3 13 (0.60%) SAP S/4HANA
4 12 (0.55%) FINCAD Analytics
5 10 (0.46%) Oracle Applications
6 9 (0.41%) NetSuite
7 8 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
7 8 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
8 7 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
8 7 (0.32%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
9 6 (0.28%) Adobe Campaign
9 6 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
9 6 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 6 (0.28%) Unit4 Business World
10 5 (0.23%) Markit EDM
11 4 (0.18%) SAP ERP
11 4 (0.18%) SAP MM
12 3 (0.14%) Oracle HRMS
12 3 (0.14%) Primavera
12 3 (0.14%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 458 (21.04%) Azure
2 382 (17.55%) Power Platform
3 373 (17.13%) AWS
4 172 (7.90%) GCP
5 100 (4.59%) Azure Data Factory
6 89 (4.09%) Serverless
7 84 (3.86%) Amazon S3
8 62 (2.85%) Amazon EMR
9 61 (2.80%) AWS Lambda
10 55 (2.53%) GitHub
11 38 (1.75%) Dynamics 365
12 33 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
13 25 (1.15%) Amazon SQS
14 20 (0.92%) Amazon Kinesis
14 20 (0.92%) Azure Machine Learning
15 19 (0.87%) Azure Functions
15 19 (0.87%) Google Sheets
15 19 (0.87%) Office 365
16 16 (0.73%) AWS CloudFormation
17 15 (0.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (1.15%) FTP
2 21 (0.96%) Internet
3 8 (0.37%) Firewall
4 6 (0.28%) Broadband
4 6 (0.28%) HTTP
5 4 (0.18%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 4 (0.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 4 (0.18%) Skype
6 3 (0.14%) AMQP
7 2 (0.092%) Intranet
7 2 (0.092%) SSH
7 2 (0.092%) SSL
7 2 (0.092%) VPN
8 1 (0.046%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.046%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.046%) LAN
8 1 (0.046%) PuTTY
8 1 (0.046%) SMTP
8 1 (0.046%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 863 (39.64%) Data Warehouse
2 694 (31.88%) SQL Server
3 617 (28.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 382 (17.55%) Power BI
5 303 (13.92%) Big Data
6 296 (13.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 270 (12.40%) Hadoop
8 258 (11.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 204 (9.37%) Relational Database
10 159 (7.30%) Amazon Redshift
11 156 (7.17%) Data Lake
12 130 (5.97%) NoSQL
13 122 (5.60%) Azure SQL Database
14 118 (5.42%) Oracle Database
15 116 (5.33%) Apache Hive
16 103 (4.73%) PostgreSQL
17 98 (4.50%) BigQuery
18 93 (4.27%) MySQL
19 83 (3.81%) SQL Server 2012
20 81 (3.72%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 165 (7.58%) Git (software)
2 123 (5.65%) JIRA
3 103 (4.73%) Jenkins
4 64 (2.94%) Visual Studio
5 38 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
6 27 (1.24%) Selenium
7 26 (1.19%) Maven
8 23 (1.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 22 (1.01%) Cucumber
10 20 (0.92%) Visual Studio Team System
11 16 (0.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 16 (0.73%) JUnit
12 15 (0.69%) ERwin
13 14 (0.64%) Artifactory
14 12 (0.55%) Sonatype Nexus
15 11 (0.51%) WebDriver
16 10 (0.46%) Eclipse
17 9 (0.41%) Bitbucket
17 9 (0.41%) SpecFlow
17 9 (0.41%) Vagrant
General
1 404 (18.56%) Finance
2 102 (4.69%) Retail
3 100 (4.59%) Public Sector
4 96 (4.41%) Banking
5 69 (3.17%) Telecoms
6 54 (2.48%) Front Office
7 49 (2.25%) Legal
8 46 (2.11%) Marketing
9 32 (1.47%) Publishing
10 31 (1.42%) Investment Banking
11 24 (1.10%) Manufacturing
12 20 (0.92%) Back Office
13 14 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
14 13 (0.60%) Electronics
15 12 (0.55%) Games
16 10 (0.46%) Local Government
17 7 (0.32%) Advertising
17 7 (0.32%) Retail Banking
18 6 (0.28%) Automotive
18 6 (0.28%) Law
Job Titles
1 935 (42.95%) Developer
2 367 (16.86%) Data Engineer
3 267 (12.26%) Analyst
4 266 (12.22%) SQL Developer
5 223 (10.24%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 220 (10.11%) ETL Developer
7 155 (7.12%) Architect
8 117 (5.37%) Data Analyst
9 104 (4.78%) Data Architect
10 94 (4.32%) Consultant
11 87 (4.00%) Python Engineer
11 87 (4.00%) SSIS Developer
12 65 (2.99%) Senior Developer
13 63 (2.89%) SQL BI Developer
14 61 (2.80%) Data Warehouse Developer
15 58 (2.66%) Python Developer
16 53 (2.43%) SQL Server Developer
17 51 (2.34%) SQL Analyst
18 49 (2.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
19 47 (2.16%) Power BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (5.79%) XML
2 123 (5.65%) Kafka
3 122 (5.60%) .NET
4 120 (5.51%) Web Services
5 82 (3.77%) JSON
6 68 (3.12%) MDX
6 68 (3.12%) REST
7 53 (2.43%) PySpark
8 48 (2.20%) Pandas
9 43 (1.98%) SOAP
10 42 (1.93%) RESTful
11 37 (1.70%) Middleware
12 36 (1.65%) HTML
13 35 (1.61%) Apache Beam
14 33 (1.52%) NumPy
15 31 (1.42%) AngularJS
16 29 (1.33%) Spring
17 23 (1.06%) CSS
18 21 (0.96%) scikit-learn
19 20 (0.92%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 218 (10.01%) Analytical Skills
2 95 (4.36%) Data Structures
3 58 (2.66%) Algorithms
4 50 (2.30%) Self-Motivation
5 46 (2.11%) Greenfield Project
6 44 (2.02%) Management Information System
7 29 (1.33%) Hedge funds
8 27 (1.24%) Reinsurance
9 26 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
10 24 (1.10%) User Experience
11 22 (1.01%) Replication
12 21 (0.96%) Fixed Income
12 21 (0.96%) Linked Data
13 18 (0.83%) Derivative
13 18 (0.83%) NHS
14 14 (0.64%) CMDB
15 10 (0.46%) Clustering
15 10 (0.46%) Public Cloud
16 9 (0.41%) Reference Data
16 9 (0.41%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 164 (7.53%) Linux
2 104 (4.78%) Unix
3 51 (2.34%) Windows
4 15 (0.69%) AIX
5 11 (0.51%) VMS
5 11 (0.51%) Windows Server
6 6 (0.28%) Android
6 6 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
7 4 (0.18%) Solaris
7 4 (0.18%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.092%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.046%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.046%) HPUX
9 1 (0.046%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.046%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 765 (35.14%) Business Intelligence
2 671 (30.82%) Agile Software Development
3 516 (23.70%) Data Modelling
4 419 (19.25%) Migration
5 394 (18.10%) Analytics
6 272 (12.49%) Data Migration
7 257 (11.81%) Visualisation
8 245 (11.25%) DevOps
9 222 (10.20%) Scrum
10 205 (9.42%) Data Science
11 191 (8.77%) Data Integration
12 190 (8.73%) Data Analysis
13 170 (7.81%) ETL Development
14 162 (7.44%) Data Management
15 159 (7.30%) Problem-Solving
16 153 (7.03%) Data Engineering
17 146 (6.71%) Data Visualisation
18 142 (6.52%) Data Architecture
19 134 (6.16%) Machine Learning
20 121 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1,396 (64.12%) SQL
2 509 (23.38%) Python
3 276 (12.68%) T-SQL
4 257 (11.81%) Java
5 183 (8.41%) C#
6 163 (7.49%) PL/SQL
7 124 (5.70%) Scala
8 96 (4.41%) R
9 87 (4.00%) JavaScript
10 76 (3.49%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 66 (3.03%) PowerShell
12 64 (2.94%) Shell Script
13 25 (1.15%) VBA
14 22 (1.01%) Perl
15 21 (0.96%) C++
15 21 (0.96%) SHACL
15 21 (0.96%) SPARQL
16 20 (0.92%) VB
17 19 (0.87%) Ruby
17 19 (0.87%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 139 (6.38%) Degree
2 127 (5.83%) Security Cleared
3 94 (4.32%) SC Cleared
4 59 (2.71%) Computer Science Degree
5 16 (0.73%) TOGAF Certification
6 14 (0.64%) ISEB
6 14 (0.64%) Master's Degree
7 10 (0.46%) ISTQB
7 10 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (0.41%) DBS Check
9 8 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (0.32%) BPSS Clearance
10 7 (0.32%) DV Cleared
10 7 (0.32%) Numerate Degree
11 6 (0.28%) CFA
11 6 (0.28%) CIMA
12 5 (0.23%) ACCA
12 5 (0.23%) CTC Cleared
13 4 (0.18%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 4 (0.18%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 186 (8.54%) Data Quality
2 80 (3.67%) QA
3 38 (1.75%) GDPR
4 9 (0.41%) SLA
5 8 (0.37%) IFRS
6 7 (0.32%) Solvency II
7 6 (0.28%) PMO
8 4 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.092%) Disclosure Scotland
9 2 (0.092%) HL7
9 2 (0.092%) MiFID
10 1 (0.046%) Basel III
10 1 (0.046%) GxP
10 1 (0.046%) IFRS 9
10 1 (0.046%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 109 (5.01%) Docker
2 33 (1.52%) HDFS
3 19 (0.87%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 13 (0.60%) Active Directory
5 10 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
6 9 (0.41%) VirtualBox
7 8 (0.37%) Apache Flume
8 4 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (0.092%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.046%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.046%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 91 (4.18%) Kubernetes
2 56 (2.57%) Terraform
3 43 (1.98%) Ansible
4 24 (1.10%) Hadoop YARN
5 19 (0.87%) Tivoli
6 11 (0.51%) Kubeflow
7 9 (0.41%) Docker Swarm
8 6 (0.28%) Control-M
9 5 (0.23%) Grafana
9 5 (0.23%) Graphite
9 5 (0.23%) Istio
9 5 (0.23%) Kibana
9 5 (0.23%) linkerd
9 5 (0.23%) Oozie
9 5 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (0.18%) Data Guard
10 4 (0.18%) FortiGate
10 4 (0.18%) HP ALM
10 4 (0.18%) Puppet
11 3 (0.14%) logstash
Vendors
1 446 (20.49%) Microsoft
2 400 (18.37%) Oracle
3 220 (10.11%) Tableau
4 160 (7.35%) Google
5 148 (6.80%) Talend
6 145 (6.66%) Informatica
7 127 (5.83%) SAP
8 71 (3.26%) Databricks
9 68 (3.12%) IBM
10 58 (2.66%) Teradata
11 52 (2.39%) Cloudera
12 44 (2.02%) Alteryx
13 40 (1.84%) Salesforce.com
14 37 (1.70%) Cognos
15 26 (1.19%) MicroStrategy
16 23 (1.06%) Hortonworks
17 21 (0.96%) Remedy
18 20 (0.92%) Ab Initio
19 17 (0.78%) Citrix
19 17 (0.78%) MuleSoft