Period
to 8 April 2020

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 8 April 2020 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
8 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 79 102 106
Rank change year-on-year +23 +4 -9
Contract jobs citing ETL 1,545 2,246 2,264
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 2.82% 2.53% 2.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.31% 2.90% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,060 1,527 1,616
Median daily rate £475 £463 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +0.54% +2.22%
10th Percentile £340 £325 £313
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
UK median daily rate £475 £460 £450
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 13
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.86 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +67.83% -56.09% +54.94%
10th Percentile £31.63 £19.39 £39.31
90th Percentile £50.00 £54.96 £78.10
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £29.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year +18.64% -37.89% +50.79%

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 46,691 77,552 81,001
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 85.14% 87.49% 86.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 30,081 51,952 53,962
Median daily rate £475 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.70% +5.11%
10th Percentile £294 £305 £300
90th Percentile £663 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,619 1,908 2,043
Median hourly rate £25.50 £24.91 £23.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.37% +6.57% -6.50%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.96 £11.50
90th Percentile £52.76 £51.30 £50.00
Median hourly rate £25.68 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +2.72% +11.11% -10.00%

ETL
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for ETL in England

ETL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Daily rate trend for ETL in England

ETL
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing ETL in England over the 6 months to 8 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for ETL in England

ETL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Hourly rate trend for ETL in England

ETL
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing ETL in England over the 6 months to 8 April 2020.

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 8 April 2020. 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 +16 729 £500 +0.50% 127
South East +92 323 £450 -7.02% 38
North of England +8 190 £425 +8.97% 58
Midlands +21 143 £436 -3.06% 64
North West +24 106 £438 +9.38% 23
West Midlands +32 89 £450 +1.41% 52
East of England -15 88 £425 -5.56% 26
South West +9 64 £450 +5.88% 17
Yorkshire -4 62 £400 +6.67% 29
East Midlands +7 54 £400 -11.06% 12
North East +22 23 £450 +28.57% 6
ETL
UK

For the 6 months to 8 April 2020, 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.

1 965 (62.46%) SQL
2 627 (40.58%) Data Warehouse
3 605 (39.16%) Business Intelligence
4 467 (30.23%) SQL Server
5 456 (29.51%) Agile Software Development
6 444 (28.74%) Data Modelling
7 407 (26.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 392 (25.37%) Azure
9 316 (20.45%) Microsoft
9 316 (20.45%) Python
10 315 (20.39%) Analytics
11 307 (19.87%) Finance
12 294 (19.03%) Migration
12 294 (19.03%) Power Platform
13 292 (18.90%) Power BI
14 279 (18.06%) Oracle
15 260 (16.83%) AWS
16 218 (14.11%) DevOps
17 196 (12.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 192 (12.43%) Big Data
19 183 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
20 182 (11.78%) Data Migration
21 177 (11.46%) T-SQL
22 167 (10.81%) Visualisation
23 162 (10.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
24 161 (10.42%) Java
25 156 (10.10%) Relational Database
26 153 (9.90%) Tableau
27 151 (9.77%) Hadoop
28 147 (9.51%) Data Lake

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
1 119 (7.70%) Apache Spark
2 65 (4.21%) SAS
3 40 (2.59%) Confluence
4 30 (1.94%) SharePoint
5 25 (1.62%) Elasticsearch
6 23 (1.49%) Apache
7 18 (1.17%) WebLogic
8 15 (0.97%) Apache Airflow
9 7 (0.45%) Tomcat
10 6 (0.39%) ArcGIS
10 6 (0.39%) Oracle Workflow
11 5 (0.32%) Apache Pig
11 5 (0.32%) IIS
12 4 (0.26%) CMS
12 4 (0.26%) IBM Notes
12 4 (0.26%) OnBase
12 4 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (0.26%) Skype for Business
13 3 (0.19%) Luigi
13 3 (0.19%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 120 (7.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (0.97%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.32%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.26%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (0.26%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.19%) InDesign
6 3 (0.19%) XMetaL
7 2 (0.13%) Chatbot
7 2 (0.13%) Stata
8 1 (0.065%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 31 (2.01%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.71%) Adobe Campaign
4 10 (0.65%) FINCAD Analytics
5 9 (0.58%) SAP S/4HANA
6 8 (0.52%) NetSuite
7 7 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
8 6 (0.39%) SAP ERP
8 6 (0.39%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
9 5 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
9 5 (0.32%) SAP MM
10 4 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
10 4 (0.26%) SAP MDM
11 3 (0.19%) Markit EDM
11 3 (0.19%) Primavera
11 3 (0.19%) Teamcenter
12 2 (0.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 2 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 2 (0.13%) SAP BPC
12 2 (0.13%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 392 (25.37%) Azure
2 294 (19.03%) Power Platform
3 260 (16.83%) AWS
4 100 (6.47%) Azure Data Factory
5 97 (6.28%) GCP
6 64 (4.14%) Amazon S3
7 48 (3.11%) Serverless
8 41 (2.65%) AWS Lambda
9 40 (2.59%) PaaS
10 30 (1.94%) Dynamics 365
11 28 (1.81%) Amazon EMR
12 24 (1.55%) Amazon Kinesis
13 20 (1.29%) Amazon EC2
14 17 (1.10%) AWS Step Functions
14 17 (1.10%) Azure Stack
15 16 (1.04%) SaaS
16 15 (0.97%) IaaS
16 15 (0.97%) Office 365
17 14 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
17 14 (0.91%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (0.45%) Broadband
2 6 (0.39%) AMQP
2 6 (0.39%) HTTP
2 6 (0.39%) Internet
3 5 (0.32%) Skype
4 4 (0.26%) Firewall
4 4 (0.26%) FTP
5 3 (0.19%) DKIM
5 3 (0.19%) Radio Access Network
5 3 (0.19%) WebEx
6 2 (0.13%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.13%) PuTTY
6 2 (0.13%) SSL
6 2 (0.13%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.065%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.065%) Intranet
7 1 (0.065%) SAN
7 1 (0.065%) SMTP
7 1 (0.065%) VoIP
7 1 (0.065%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 627 (40.58%) Data Warehouse
2 467 (30.23%) SQL Server
3 407 (26.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 292 (18.90%) Power BI
5 196 (12.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 192 (12.43%) Big Data
7 162 (10.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 156 (10.10%) Relational Database
9 151 (9.77%) Hadoop
10 147 (9.51%) Data Lake
11 121 (7.83%) NoSQL
12 101 (6.54%) Amazon Redshift
13 100 (6.47%) Azure SQL Database
14 80 (5.18%) Oracle Database
15 77 (4.98%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
16 72 (4.66%) RDBMS
17 62 (4.01%) MySQL
18 58 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
19 57 (3.69%) Pentaho
19 57 (3.69%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 99 (6.41%) Git (software)
2 90 (5.83%) JIRA
3 63 (4.08%) Jenkins
4 50 (3.24%) Visual Studio
5 41 (2.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 31 (2.01%) Team Foundation Server
7 25 (1.62%) Visual Studio Team System
8 20 (1.29%) Selenium
9 17 (1.10%) Maven
10 14 (0.91%) Bitbucket
11 13 (0.84%) Cucumber
11 13 (0.84%) ERwin
11 13 (0.84%) Subversion
12 12 (0.78%) Artifactory
12 12 (0.78%) GitLab
13 8 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 8 (0.52%) Oracle APEX
14 7 (0.45%) ER Studio
14 7 (0.45%) Postman
15 6 (0.39%) Toad
General
1 307 (19.87%) Finance
2 88 (5.70%) Public Sector
3 73 (4.72%) Banking
4 53 (3.43%) Retail
5 40 (2.59%) Marketing
6 31 (2.01%) Legal
6 31 (2.01%) Telecoms
7 30 (1.94%) Law
8 24 (1.55%) Manufacturing
9 16 (1.04%) Front Office
10 13 (0.84%) Publishing
11 12 (0.78%) Electronics
12 11 (0.71%) Investment Banking
13 10 (0.65%) Back Office
14 7 (0.45%) Local Government
15 6 (0.39%) Games
16 5 (0.32%) Automotive
17 4 (0.26%) Aerospace
17 4 (0.26%) Financial Institution
17 4 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 603 (39.03%) Developer
2 328 (21.23%) Data Engineer
3 187 (12.10%) Analyst
4 167 (10.81%) Architect
5 160 (10.36%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 154 (9.97%) SQL Developer
7 139 (9.00%) ETL Developer
8 104 (6.73%) Data Architect
9 87 (5.63%) Data Analyst
10 75 (4.85%) Consultant
11 67 (4.34%) Azure Engineer
12 56 (3.62%) AWS Engineer
13 47 (3.04%) Data Warehouse Developer
14 44 (2.85%) SQL BI Developer
15 39 (2.52%) Python Engineer
16 37 (2.39%) SSIS Developer
17 36 (2.33%) Senior Developer
18 33 (2.14%) Power BI Developer
19 32 (2.07%) Talend Developer
20 31 (2.01%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (7.06%) XML
2 92 (5.95%) Kafka
3 84 (5.44%) Web Services
4 49 (3.17%) .NET
5 45 (2.91%) JSON
6 40 (2.59%) REST
7 31 (2.01%) HTML
7 31 (2.01%) PySpark
8 27 (1.75%) JDBC
9 24 (1.55%) MDX
10 22 (1.42%) RESTful
11 21 (1.36%) Node.js
12 19 (1.23%) Middleware
12 19 (1.23%) Pandas
12 19 (1.23%) SOAP
13 18 (1.17%) CSS
14 17 (1.10%) Oracle GoldenGate
15 16 (1.04%) Apache NiFi
16 15 (0.97%) scikit-learn
16 15 (0.97%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 183 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
2 68 (4.40%) Data Structures
3 37 (2.39%) Reference Data
4 34 (2.20%) Algorithms
5 28 (1.81%) Greenfield Project
6 27 (1.75%) Public Cloud
7 25 (1.62%) Management Information System
7 25 (1.62%) Replication
8 23 (1.49%) Linked Data
9 18 (1.17%) Derivative
10 17 (1.10%) Self-Motivation
11 16 (1.04%) Data Centre
11 16 (1.04%) Fixed Income
11 16 (1.04%) Hedge funds
12 15 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
13 14 (0.91%) NHS
14 11 (0.71%) Acoustics
14 11 (0.71%) Reinsurance
15 10 (0.65%) User Experience
16 9 (0.58%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 87 (5.63%) Unix
2 66 (4.27%) Linux
3 41 (2.65%) Windows
4 13 (0.84%) Windows Server
5 9 (0.58%) Solaris
6 6 (0.39%) Oracle Linux
6 6 (0.39%) Windows 10
7 5 (0.32%) Android
7 5 (0.32%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.19%) HPUX
8 3 (0.19%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.13%) zOS
10 1 (0.065%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.065%) DC/OS
10 1 (0.065%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.065%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 605 (39.16%) Business Intelligence
2 456 (29.51%) Agile Software Development
3 444 (28.74%) Data Modelling
4 315 (20.39%) Analytics
5 294 (19.03%) Migration
6 218 (14.11%) DevOps
7 182 (11.78%) Data Migration
8 167 (10.81%) Visualisation
9 142 (9.19%) Data Analysis
10 141 (9.13%) Kimball Methodology
11 133 (8.61%) Data Integration
12 132 (8.54%) Data Architecture
12 132 (8.54%) Data Management
13 130 (8.41%) Data Engineering
14 116 (7.51%) Data Science
15 115 (7.44%) ETL Development
16 104 (6.73%) Data Visualisation
16 104 (6.73%) Performance Tuning
17 102 (6.60%) Scrum
18 96 (6.21%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 965 (62.46%) SQL
2 316 (20.45%) Python
3 177 (11.46%) T-SQL
4 161 (10.42%) Java
5 129 (8.35%) PL/SQL
6 85 (5.50%) Scala
7 79 (5.11%) JavaScript
8 74 (4.79%) C#
9 52 (3.37%) R
10 51 (3.30%) Shell Script
11 49 (3.17%) PowerShell
12 48 (3.11%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 27 (1.75%) Ruby
14 25 (1.62%) C
15 24 (1.55%) SPARQL
16 23 (1.49%) VBA
17 22 (1.42%) SHACL
18 20 (1.29%) Perl
19 15 (0.97%) C++
19 15 (0.97%) VB
Qualifications
1 127 (8.22%) Security Cleared
2 106 (6.86%) SC Cleared
3 77 (4.98%) Degree
4 20 (1.29%) BPSS Clearance
5 17 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
6 10 (0.65%) Postgraduate
7 7 (0.45%) ISEB
8 6 (0.39%) ISTQB
9 5 (0.32%) AWS Certification
9 5 (0.32%) DBS Check
10 4 (0.26%) HND
10 4 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.19%) CTC Cleared
11 3 (0.19%) Oracle Certification
12 2 (0.13%) ACCA
12 2 (0.13%) CIMA
12 2 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (0.13%) Numerate Degree
12 2 (0.13%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.13%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (6.99%) Data Quality
2 48 (3.11%) QA
3 34 (2.20%) GDPR
4 13 (0.84%) IFRS
5 11 (0.71%) Solvency II
6 6 (0.39%) SLA
7 4 (0.26%) Disclosure Scotland
8 3 (0.19%) HL7
9 2 (0.13%) IFRS 9
9 2 (0.13%) SNOMED CT
9 2 (0.13%) WCAG
10 1 (0.065%) Basel III
System Software
1 47 (3.04%) Docker
2 32 (2.07%) HDFS
3 22 (1.42%) Apache Flume
4 11 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.32%) Active Directory
6 4 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (0.065%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 50 (3.24%) Kubernetes
2 39 (2.52%) Terraform
3 28 (1.81%) Ansible
4 6 (0.39%) Istio
4 6 (0.39%) linkerd
4 6 (0.39%) Oozie
5 5 (0.32%) Kibana
5 5 (0.32%) Kubeflow
6 4 (0.26%) Control-M
6 4 (0.26%) Grafana
6 4 (0.26%) Puppet
6 4 (0.26%) Single Sign-On
7 3 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.19%) Oracle Statspack
8 2 (0.13%) Data Guard
8 2 (0.13%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (0.13%) Hadoop YARN
8 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (0.13%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 316 (20.45%) Microsoft
2 279 (18.06%) Oracle
3 153 (9.90%) Tableau
4 133 (8.61%) SAP
5 130 (8.41%) Informatica
6 110 (7.12%) Talend
7 67 (4.34%) Google
8 59 (3.82%) Databricks
9 47 (3.04%) Cloudera
10 36 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
11 30 (1.94%) IBM
12 25 (1.62%) Cognos
13 23 (1.49%) Ab Initio
14 17 (1.10%) Adobe
14 17 (1.10%) Alteryx
14 17 (1.10%) MapR
15 16 (1.04%) Teradata
16 12 (0.78%) MicroStrategy
16 12 (0.78%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
16 12 (0.78%) Sybase