Period
to

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 May 2022 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 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 92 82 84
Rank change year-on-year -10 +2 +15
Contract jobs citing ETL 1,912 1,322 1,230
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 2.71% 2.89% 2.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.03% 3.25% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,335 912 849
10th Percentile £363 £362 £349
25th Percentile £438 £413 £405
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £475
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +3.54%
75th Percentile £625 £586 £564
90th Percentile £725 £663 £638
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £470
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.38% +3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 10 5
10th Percentile £35.85 £13.95 £20.75
25th Percentile £44.25 £18.89 £31.25
Median hourly rate £48.06 £31.25 £50.00
Median % change year-on-year +53.79% -37.50% +79.04%
75th Percentile £60.75 £41.25 -
90th Percentile £64.97 £52.78 -
UK median hourly rate £45.50 £27.73 £32.50
% change year-on-year +64.08% -14.68% -7.14%

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 63,142 40,637 38,026
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 89.58% 88.77% 86.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 44,948 27,997 25,668
10th Percentile £350 £311 £300
25th Percentile £433 £400 £388
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £540 £500 £475
Median % change year-on-year +8.00% +5.26% -
75th Percentile £650 £588 £575
90th Percentile £750 £681 £675
UK median daily rate £538 £495 £475
% change year-on-year +8.59% +4.21% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,585 1,249 1,095
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.75 £12.39
25th Percentile £16.25 £15.25 £15.73
Median hourly rate £27.00 £24.50 £21.50
Median % change year-on-year +10.20% +13.95% -4.44%
75th Percentile £51.00 £46.00 £45.00
90th Percentile £65.28 £58.72 £53.75
UK median hourly rate £28.00 £25.41 £22.29
% change year-on-year +10.21% +14.00% -0.96%

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 19 May 2022.

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 19 May 2022.

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 May 2022. 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
Jobs
London -8 1,106 £550 +9.45% 160
Midlands +27 179 £495 +16.47% 38
North of England -11 167 £500 +14.29% 66
South East -47 149 £500 -0.99% 33
West Midlands +15 148 £500 +11.11% 26
North West +2 125 £500 +14.55% 25
South West -27 66 £500 -1.48% 15
East of England -9 54 £432 -4.11% 23
Yorkshire -33 37 £475 +8.57% 20
East Midlands -12 30 £428 +6.88% 12
North East -9 5 £469 +4.17% 22
ETL
UK

For the 6 months to 19 May 2022, 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 1,127 (58.94%) SQL
2 733 (38.34%) Data Warehouse
3 661 (34.57%) Azure
4 601 (31.43%) Agile
5 588 (30.75%) Business Intelligence
6 565 (29.55%) Python
7 550 (28.77%) Analytics
8 538 (28.14%) Data Modelling
9 511 (26.73%) AWS
10 446 (23.33%) SQL Server
11 420 (21.97%) Finance
12 386 (20.19%) DevOps
13 369 (19.30%) Power Platform
14 358 (18.72%) Social Skills
15 335 (17.52%) Oracle
16 333 (17.42%) Power BI
17 316 (16.53%) Migration
18 300 (15.69%) Data Lake
19 296 (15.48%) CI/CD
20 291 (15.22%) Microsoft
21 270 (14.12%) Java
22 268 (14.02%) Data Engineering
23 265 (13.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 249 (13.02%) Security Cleared
25 247 (12.92%) Scrum
26 241 (12.60%) Data Pipeline
27 240 (12.55%) Big Data
28 232 (12.13%) Azure Data Factory
29 221 (11.56%) Data Integration
30 217 (11.35%) Apache Spark

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
1 217 (11.35%) Apache Spark
2 98 (5.13%) Confluence
3 74 (3.87%) Apache
4 70 (3.66%) SAS
5 50 (2.62%) Apache Airflow
6 44 (2.30%) SharePoint
7 39 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
8 19 (0.99%) WebLogic
9 9 (0.47%) Apache Pig
10 7 (0.37%) IIS
11 6 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 6 (0.31%) Oracle Workflow
11 6 (0.31%) WebSphere
12 5 (0.26%) ArcGIS
12 5 (0.26%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (0.21%) PowerExchange
14 3 (0.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 3 (0.16%) GeoServer
14 3 (0.16%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 80 (4.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
3 10 (0.52%) Microsoft Office
4 9 (0.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.26%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.10%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.10%) Oracle Smart View
7 1 (0.052%) Pipeline Pilot
7 1 (0.052%) SPSS
7 1 (0.052%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 27 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (1.05%) assyst
2 20 (1.05%) SAP S/4HANA
3 15 (0.78%) HiPortfolio
4 9 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
4 9 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
5 8 (0.42%) NetSuite
6 6 (0.31%) FLEXCUBE
7 4 (0.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 4 (0.21%) Maximo
7 4 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
7 4 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 4 (0.21%) SAP IS-U
8 3 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
8 3 (0.16%) Oracle Payables
8 3 (0.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 3 (0.16%) Oracle Receivables
8 3 (0.16%) PeopleSoft HCM
8 3 (0.16%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 661 (34.57%) Azure
2 511 (26.73%) AWS
3 369 (19.30%) Power Platform
4 232 (12.13%) Azure Data Factory
5 172 (9.00%) GCP
6 150 (7.85%) Amazon S3
7 104 (5.44%) Snowflake
8 91 (4.76%) Serverless
9 77 (4.03%) Azure Synapse Analytics
10 64 (3.35%) GitHub
11 54 (2.82%) PaaS
11 54 (2.82%) SaaS
12 47 (2.46%) AWS Lambda
13 45 (2.35%) Amazon EMR
14 40 (2.09%) Amazon Kinesis
15 39 (2.04%) Azure Cosmos DB
16 38 (1.99%) Azure Logic Apps
16 38 (1.99%) Dynamics 365
17 37 (1.94%) dbt
18 35 (1.83%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 16 (0.84%) PuTTY
2 15 (0.78%) HTTP
3 14 (0.73%) FTP
3 14 (0.73%) SSH
4 12 (0.63%) Internet
4 12 (0.63%) Kerberos
5 8 (0.42%) DNS
5 8 (0.42%) HTTPS
6 6 (0.31%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 6 (0.31%) Firewall
6 6 (0.31%) Network Security
6 6 (0.31%) VPN
7 3 (0.16%) Cisco IPT
7 3 (0.16%) IPFS
7 3 (0.16%) iSCSI
7 3 (0.16%) Radio Access Network
7 3 (0.16%) SSL
7 3 (0.16%) Wireless
8 2 (0.10%) AMQP
8 2 (0.10%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 733 (38.34%) Data Warehouse
2 446 (23.33%) SQL Server
3 333 (17.42%) Power BI
4 300 (15.69%) Data Lake
5 265 (13.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 240 (12.55%) Big Data
7 150 (7.85%) Pentaho
8 146 (7.64%) Relational Database
9 139 (7.27%) Tableau
10 134 (7.01%) Amazon Redshift
11 122 (6.38%) Metadata
12 112 (5.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 106 (5.54%) PostgreSQL
14 104 (5.44%) MySQL
15 102 (5.33%) Hadoop
16 94 (4.92%) NoSQL
17 82 (4.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 77 (4.03%) Amazon RDS
19 74 (3.87%) Azure SQL Database
19 74 (3.87%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 199 (10.41%) Git (software)
2 162 (8.47%) JIRA
3 103 (5.39%) Jenkins
4 94 (4.92%) GitLab
5 71 (3.71%) Bitbucket
6 41 (2.14%) ERwin
7 34 (1.78%) Visual Studio
8 33 (1.73%) ER Studio
9 21 (1.10%) Zephyr
10 19 (0.99%) TeamCity
11 14 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
12 13 (0.68%) Eclipse
13 12 (0.63%) Subversion
14 11 (0.58%) Selenium
15 10 (0.52%) Artifactory
15 10 (0.52%) Maven
16 8 (0.42%) Toad
17 7 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
17 7 (0.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
18 6 (0.31%) CA Gen
General
1 420 (21.97%) Finance
2 358 (18.72%) Social Skills
3 195 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
4 142 (7.43%) Public Sector
5 101 (5.28%) Banking
6 55 (2.88%) Marketing
7 46 (2.41%) Presentation Skills
8 45 (2.35%) Retail
9 34 (1.78%) Investment Banking
10 32 (1.67%) Telecoms
11 29 (1.52%) Publishing
12 27 (1.41%) Law
13 24 (1.26%) Financial Institution
13 24 (1.26%) Legal
14 23 (1.20%) Documentation Skills
14 23 (1.20%) Influencing Skills
14 23 (1.20%) Manufacturing
15 17 (0.89%) Back Office
16 14 (0.73%) Electronics
16 14 (0.73%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 546 (28.56%) Data Engineer
2 388 (20.29%) Developer
3 308 (16.11%) Analyst
4 226 (11.82%) Architect
5 138 (7.22%) Data Analyst
6 119 (6.22%) Data Architect
7 100 (5.23%) SQL Developer
8 99 (5.18%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 73 (3.82%) Business Analyst
10 69 (3.61%) Azure Engineer
11 68 (3.56%) ETL Developer
12 62 (3.24%) Python Engineer
13 61 (3.19%) AWS Engineer
14 58 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
15 52 (2.72%) Consultant
15 52 (2.72%) Software Engineer
16 44 (2.30%) Senior Data Engineer
17 43 (2.25%) Test Analyst
18 39 (2.04%) SQL Analyst
19 38 (1.99%) Azure Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (8.47%) Kafka
2 99 (5.18%) .NET
3 75 (3.92%) PySpark
4 64 (3.35%) JSON
4 64 (3.35%) XML
5 45 (2.35%) REST
5 45 (2.35%) Web Services
6 40 (2.09%) Pandas
7 30 (1.57%) RESTful
8 28 (1.46%) SOAP
9 27 (1.41%) NumPy
10 23 (1.20%) Middleware
10 23 (1.20%) pytest
11 22 (1.15%) Elastic Stack
12 20 (1.05%) Spring
13 19 (0.99%) Spark Streaming
13 19 (0.99%) Spring Boot
14 17 (0.89%) Apache NiFi
14 17 (0.89%) ARM Templates
14 17 (0.89%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 66 (3.45%) Data Structures
2 54 (2.82%) Legacy Systems
3 38 (1.99%) Management Information System
4 37 (1.94%) Algorithms
5 32 (1.67%) Reference Data
6 30 (1.57%) User Experience
7 28 (1.46%) NHS
8 25 (1.31%) Data Protection Act
8 25 (1.31%) Public Cloud
9 24 (1.26%) Greenfield Project
10 23 (1.20%) Reinsurance
10 23 (1.20%) Self-Motivation
11 22 (1.15%) Linux Command Line
11 22 (1.15%) Virtual Team
12 21 (1.10%) Credit Risk
13 19 (0.99%) Replication
14 14 (0.73%) Hedge funds
15 13 (0.68%) Cloud Native
16 11 (0.58%) Renewable Energy
17 10 (0.52%) IoT
Operating Systems
1 166 (8.68%) Linux
2 137 (7.17%) Unix
3 74 (3.87%) Windows
4 21 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (0.84%) Windows Server
6 6 (0.31%) CentOS
7 4 (0.21%) Android
7 4 (0.21%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.16%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.052%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.052%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (0.052%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 601 (31.43%) Agile
2 588 (30.75%) Business Intelligence
3 550 (28.77%) Analytics
4 538 (28.14%) Data Modelling
5 386 (20.19%) DevOps
6 316 (16.53%) Migration
7 296 (15.48%) CI/CD
8 268 (14.02%) Data Engineering
9 247 (12.92%) Scrum
10 241 (12.60%) Data Pipeline
11 221 (11.56%) Data Integration
12 213 (11.14%) Data Migration
13 198 (10.36%) Visualisation
14 179 (9.36%) Problem-Solving
15 168 (8.79%) Data Analytics
16 167 (8.73%) Data Analysis
17 162 (8.47%) SDLC
18 152 (7.95%) Data Management
19 147 (7.69%) Data Science
20 116 (6.07%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1,127 (58.94%) SQL
2 565 (29.55%) Python
3 270 (14.12%) Java
4 163 (8.53%) T-SQL
5 129 (6.75%) C#
6 124 (6.49%) Scala
7 120 (6.28%) PL/SQL
8 80 (4.18%) PowerShell
9 70 (3.66%) R
10 69 (3.61%) Shell Script
11 53 (2.77%) Bash
12 52 (2.72%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 47 (2.46%) JavaScript
14 38 (1.99%) Perl
15 36 (1.88%) C
16 34 (1.78%) VBA
17 28 (1.46%) C++
18 25 (1.31%) HiveQL
19 13 (0.68%) Apex Code
20 12 (0.63%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 249 (13.02%) Security Cleared
2 211 (11.04%) SC Cleared
3 67 (3.50%) Degree
4 22 (1.15%) Computer Science Degree
4 22 (1.15%) ISTQB
4 22 (1.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 18 (0.94%) BPSS Clearance
6 11 (0.58%) FFIEC
6 11 (0.58%) PMI Certification
7 10 (0.52%) AWS Certification
7 10 (0.52%) DV Cleared
7 10 (0.52%) PhD
7 10 (0.52%) PMP
8 8 (0.42%) Master's Degree
9 7 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (0.37%) TOGAF Certification
10 4 (0.21%) CCNA
10 4 (0.21%) DBS Check
11 3 (0.16%) (ISC)2 CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 191 (9.99%) Data Quality
2 120 (6.28%) QA
3 39 (2.04%) SLA
4 34 (1.78%) GDPR
5 28 (1.46%) Accessibility
6 15 (0.78%) IFRS
7 12 (0.63%) PCI DSS
8 11 (0.58%) GLBA
8 11 (0.58%) NIST
8 11 (0.58%) PMO
9 10 (0.52%) IFRS 17
10 6 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 5 (0.26%) Solvency II
12 4 (0.21%) Dublin Core
13 2 (0.10%) CDISC
14 1 (0.052%) GxP
14 1 (0.052%) HL7
14 1 (0.052%) LOINC
14 1 (0.052%) SNOMED CT
14 1 (0.052%) WCAG
System Software
1 84 (4.39%) Docker
2 42 (2.20%) HDFS
3 17 (0.89%) Active Directory
4 7 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (0.31%) Firmware
5 6 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 3 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (0.10%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 65 (3.40%) Ansible
2 55 (2.88%) Kubernetes
3 54 (2.82%) Terraform
4 27 (1.41%) Kibana
5 20 (1.05%) logstash
6 12 (0.63%) Grafana
7 9 (0.47%) Hadoop YARN
8 7 (0.37%) Control-M
9 6 (0.31%) Data Guard
9 6 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (0.31%) Puppet
10 5 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (0.21%) Dollar Universe
11 4 (0.21%) Microsoft Intune
11 4 (0.21%) Oozie
11 4 (0.21%) Prometheus
12 3 (0.16%) Ambari
12 3 (0.16%) Nagios
12 3 (0.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 3 (0.16%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 335 (17.52%) Oracle
2 291 (15.22%) Microsoft
3 206 (10.77%) Databricks
4 186 (9.73%) Informatica
5 167 (8.73%) Talend
6 90 (4.71%) SAP
7 86 (4.50%) Google
8 53 (2.77%) Salesforce.com
9 51 (2.67%) Cloudera
10 49 (2.56%) Alteryx
11 26 (1.36%) Splunk
12 24 (1.26%) Teradata
12 24 (1.26%) TIBCO
13 21 (1.10%) Red Hat
14 20 (1.05%) IBM
15 18 (0.94%) Adobe
16 17 (0.89%) Sitecore
17 16 (0.84%) SimCorp
18 15 (0.78%) MuleSoft
18 15 (0.78%) Vermilion