Period
to 10 August 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 10 August 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
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 92 92 109
Rank change year-on-year 0 +17 -2
Contract jobs citing ETL 819 2,235 2,308
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 2.64% 2.67% 2.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.05% 3.07% 2.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 559 1,592 1,625
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £350 £331 £313
90th Percentile £650 £638 £613
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 14 17
Median hourly rate £35.00 £31.47 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.22% -18.26% -0.65%
10th Percentile £14.55 £20.31 £25.10
90th Percentile £42.00 £50.45 £55.00
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - -12.50% -

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 26,821 72,882 82,138
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 86.38% 87.15% 87.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17,053 48,457 54,667
Median daily rate £488 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +2.70% +2.78%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £300
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 936 2,030 2,219
Median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.00% +16.28% -9.47%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.85 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £53.75 £50.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £24.50 £21.29
% change year-on-year +42.86% +15.09% -13.83%

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 10 August 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 10 August 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 10 August 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 -15 390 £488 -2.50% 56
South East +51 139 £500 +11.11% 16
North of England +9 89 £432 +5.37% 30
East of England +20 73 £475 +1.33% 12
Midlands +10 64 £450 +2.27% 28
North West +18 55 £448 +11.88% 19
West Midlands +28 45 £463 +2.78% 11
South West +18 40 £450 +2.86% 6
Yorkshire +26 28 £390 -8.24% 8
East Midlands +10 19 £420 -1.18% 17
North East +24 7 £500 +48.15% 3
South Coast - 1 - -
ETL
UK

For the 6 months to 10 August 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.

1 476 (58.12%) SQL
2 320 (39.07%) Data Warehouse
3 290 (35.41%) Business Intelligence
4 239 (29.18%) Agile Software Development
5 220 (26.86%) Data Modelling
6 208 (25.40%) Azure
7 206 (25.15%) Python
8 197 (24.05%) Analytics
9 192 (23.44%) SQL Server
10 178 (21.73%) Oracle
11 170 (20.76%) Finance
11 170 (20.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 168 (20.51%) AWS
13 150 (18.32%) Power Platform
14 147 (17.95%) Power BI
15 145 (17.70%) DevOps
16 138 (16.85%) Migration
17 135 (16.48%) Microsoft
18 129 (15.75%) Big Data
19 124 (15.14%) Security Cleared
20 120 (14.65%) Java
21 115 (14.04%) SC Cleared
22 109 (13.31%) Relational Database
23 101 (12.33%) Data Engineering
24 97 (11.84%) Hadoop
25 94 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
26 91 (11.11%) Informatica
27 89 (10.87%) Git (software)
28 88 (10.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
29 86 (10.50%) Data Migration

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 86 (10.50%) Apache Spark
2 43 (5.25%) SAS
3 31 (3.79%) Confluence
4 24 (2.93%) WebLogic
5 18 (2.20%) Apache
5 18 (2.20%) Elasticsearch
6 14 (1.71%) Apache Airflow
7 11 (1.34%) IIS
8 10 (1.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 8 (0.98%) Oracle Service Bus
9 8 (0.98%) SharePoint
10 6 (0.73%) Tomcat
11 5 (0.61%) GeoServer
12 3 (0.37%) Apache Pig
12 3 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.37%) Oracle Workflow
13 2 (0.24%) Cloud Foundry
13 2 (0.24%) IBM Domino
13 2 (0.24%) Oracle Application Server
14 1 (0.12%) Luigi
Applications
1 50 (6.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (1.34%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (0.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.49%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.37%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.24%) InDesign
6 2 (0.24%) SPSS
6 2 (0.24%) Stata
7 1 (0.12%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 13 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (0.98%) Adobe Campaign
3 7 (0.85%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.61%) SAP MDG
6 4 (0.49%) NetSuite
6 4 (0.49%) Oracle ERP
6 4 (0.49%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 4 (0.49%) SAP S/4HANA
7 3 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.37%) SAP MDM
8 2 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.24%) Markit EDM
8 2 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.24%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (0.24%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (0.24%) PolarLake
8 2 (0.24%) Siebel CRM
9 1 (0.12%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 208 (25.40%) Azure
2 168 (20.51%) AWS
3 150 (18.32%) Power Platform
4 65 (7.94%) GCP
5 55 (6.72%) Amazon S3
6 53 (6.47%) Azure Data Factory
7 39 (4.76%) PaaS
8 29 (3.54%) Serverless
9 25 (3.05%) Amazon SQS
10 24 (2.93%) SaaS
11 23 (2.81%) AWS Lambda
12 21 (2.56%) PowerApps
13 19 (2.32%) Amazon EMR
14 16 (1.95%) IaaS
15 13 (1.59%) Logic Apps
16 10 (1.22%) AWS Step Functions
16 10 (1.22%) Slack
17 9 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
18 8 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
18 8 (0.98%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (0.85%) DNS
2 5 (0.61%) Reverse Proxy
3 4 (0.49%) SSL
4 3 (0.37%) Firewall
4 3 (0.37%) FTP
4 3 (0.37%) SMTP
5 2 (0.24%) HTTP
5 2 (0.24%) Internet
5 2 (0.24%) SNMP
5 2 (0.24%) VLAN
6 1 (0.12%) AMQP
6 1 (0.12%) Broadband
6 1 (0.12%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.12%) Network Security
6 1 (0.12%) SAN
6 1 (0.12%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.12%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 320 (39.07%) Data Warehouse
2 192 (23.44%) SQL Server
3 170 (20.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 147 (17.95%) Power BI
5 129 (15.75%) Big Data
6 109 (13.31%) Relational Database
7 97 (11.84%) Hadoop
8 88 (10.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 78 (9.52%) Amazon Redshift
10 75 (9.16%) Data Lake
11 61 (7.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 58 (7.08%) Apache Hive
12 58 (7.08%) Oracle Database
13 55 (6.72%) MySQL
14 50 (6.11%) Pentaho
15 47 (5.74%) Azure SQL Database
16 46 (5.62%) NoSQL
17 42 (5.13%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
18 41 (5.01%) PostgreSQL
19 32 (3.91%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 89 (10.87%) Git (software)
2 63 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 58 (7.08%) JIRA
4 31 (3.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 17 (2.08%) GitLab
5 17 (2.08%) Subversion
6 15 (1.83%) Selenium
7 14 (1.71%) Maven
7 14 (1.71%) Visual Studio
8 13 (1.59%) Bitbucket
8 13 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (1.34%) Artifactory
10 9 (1.10%) Ant
10 9 (1.10%) ERwin
11 8 (0.98%) JUnit
11 8 (0.98%) Sonatype Nexus
12 7 (0.85%) JMeter
12 7 (0.85%) Visual Studio Team System
13 6 (0.73%) Cucumber
14 5 (0.61%) Hudson
General
1 170 (20.76%) Finance
2 52 (6.35%) Public Sector
3 38 (4.64%) Banking
4 31 (3.79%) Marketing
5 20 (2.44%) Retail
6 19 (2.32%) Telecoms
7 16 (1.95%) Law
8 15 (1.83%) Pharmaceutical
9 9 (1.10%) Legal
10 8 (0.98%) Manufacturing
10 8 (0.98%) Publishing
11 7 (0.85%) Aerospace
11 7 (0.85%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.85%) Front Office
12 6 (0.73%) Back Office
13 5 (0.61%) Games
14 4 (0.49%) Advertising
14 4 (0.49%) Electronics
14 4 (0.49%) Investment Banking
15 3 (0.37%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 263 (32.11%) Developer
2 179 (21.86%) Data Engineer
3 81 (9.89%) Analyst
4 80 (9.77%) Architect
5 63 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 60 (7.33%) SQL Developer
7 52 (6.35%) ETL Developer
8 51 (6.23%) Data Architect
9 37 (4.52%) Consultant
10 32 (3.91%) AWS Engineer
11 30 (3.66%) Azure Engineer
12 29 (3.54%) Data Warehouse Developer
13 22 (2.69%) Data Analyst
13 22 (2.69%) Technical Analyst
14 21 (2.56%) Big Data Engineer
14 21 (2.56%) Software Engineer
15 19 (2.32%) Pentaho Developer
15 19 (2.32%) Python Engineer
15 19 (2.32%) SQL BI Developer
16 18 (2.20%) ETL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (4.88%) Web Services
2 35 (4.27%) Kafka
2 35 (4.27%) XML
3 31 (3.79%) .NET
4 28 (3.42%) JSON
5 27 (3.30%) PySpark
6 26 (3.17%) HTML
7 24 (2.93%) RESTful
8 23 (2.81%) CSS
9 22 (2.69%) Middleware
10 20 (2.44%) SOAP
11 19 (2.32%) REST
12 18 (2.20%) Spring
13 13 (1.59%) React
13 13 (1.59%) scikit-learn
13 13 (1.59%) TensorFlow
14 12 (1.47%) AngularJS
15 11 (1.34%) Oracle Fusion
16 10 (1.22%) LDAP
17 9 (1.10%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 94 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (3.42%) Data Structures
3 24 (2.93%) Greenfield Project
4 20 (2.44%) Algorithms
5 17 (2.08%) Management Information System
5 17 (2.08%) Replication
5 17 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
6 14 (1.71%) Credit Risk
7 12 (1.47%) Public Cloud
7 12 (1.47%) User Experience
8 10 (1.22%) Blog
8 10 (1.22%) Reference Data
9 8 (0.98%) Acoustics
9 8 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (0.85%) Derivative
10 7 (0.85%) Hedge funds
10 7 (0.85%) NHS
10 7 (0.85%) Taxonomies
11 6 (0.73%) Mainframe
11 6 (0.73%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 79 (9.65%) Unix
2 39 (4.76%) Linux
3 18 (2.20%) Windows
4 12 (1.47%) Windows Server
5 8 (0.98%) Mac OS X
6 6 (0.73%) Solaris
7 5 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.24%) HPUX
8 2 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.24%) VMS
8 2 (0.24%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.24%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.12%) DC/OS
9 1 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.12%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 290 (35.41%) Business Intelligence
2 239 (29.18%) Agile Software Development
3 220 (26.86%) Data Modelling
4 197 (24.05%) Analytics
5 145 (17.70%) DevOps
6 138 (16.85%) Migration
7 101 (12.33%) Data Engineering
8 86 (10.50%) Data Migration
9 85 (10.38%) Scrum
10 82 (10.01%) ETL Development
11 81 (9.89%) Visualisation
12 73 (8.91%) Data Integration
12 73 (8.91%) Kimball Methodology
13 71 (8.67%) Data Analysis
14 70 (8.55%) Data Science
15 64 (7.81%) Problem-Solving
16 63 (7.69%) Software Engineering
17 57 (6.96%) Machine Learning
18 54 (6.59%) Data Analytics
19 53 (6.47%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 476 (58.12%) SQL
2 206 (25.15%) Python
3 120 (14.65%) Java
4 69 (8.42%) PL/SQL
5 65 (7.94%) T-SQL
6 53 (6.47%) JavaScript
7 44 (5.37%) Scala
8 33 (4.03%) PowerShell
9 32 (3.91%) R
10 31 (3.79%) C#
11 29 (3.54%) Shell Script
12 25 (3.05%) Perl
13 21 (2.56%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 15 (1.83%) C
15 12 (1.47%) VB
16 11 (1.34%) C++
16 11 (1.34%) Go
16 11 (1.34%) SAS Macro
17 9 (1.10%) Ruby
18 8 (0.98%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 124 (15.14%) Security Cleared
2 115 (14.04%) SC Cleared
3 47 (5.74%) Degree
4 13 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
5 10 (1.22%) DV Cleared
6 9 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
7 7 (0.85%) AWS Certification
8 4 (0.49%) DBS Check
9 3 (0.37%) ISEB
9 3 (0.37%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.24%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.12%) ACCA
11 1 (0.12%) CSPO
11 1 (0.12%) HND
11 1 (0.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.12%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (6.47%) Data Quality
2 42 (5.13%) QA
3 8 (0.98%) GDPR
3 8 (0.98%) Solvency II
4 6 (0.73%) GxP
5 4 (0.49%) SLA
6 3 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.24%) IFRS
7 2 (0.24%) MiFID
7 2 (0.24%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 28 (3.42%) Docker
2 25 (3.05%) HDFS
3 12 (1.47%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.61%) GeoWebCache
4 5 (0.61%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.61%) VMware Workstation
5 4 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.24%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.24%) NFS
Systems Management
1 36 (4.40%) Terraform
2 31 (3.79%) Kubernetes
3 29 (3.54%) Ansible
4 7 (0.85%) Grafana
4 7 (0.85%) Kibana
5 6 (0.73%) Oozie
6 5 (0.61%) Control-M
7 4 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (0.49%) Puppet
8 3 (0.37%) Kubeflow
8 3 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.24%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (0.24%) Data Guard
9 2 (0.24%) Hadoop YARN
9 2 (0.24%) HP ALM
9 2 (0.24%) Oracle Statspack
9 2 (0.24%) Oracle ZFS
9 2 (0.24%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.24%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 178 (21.73%) Oracle
2 135 (16.48%) Microsoft
3 91 (11.11%) Informatica
4 69 (8.42%) Tableau
5 57 (6.96%) SAP
5 57 (6.96%) Talend
6 44 (5.37%) Cloudera
7 41 (5.01%) Google
8 38 (4.64%) Databricks
9 31 (3.79%) IBM
10 18 (2.20%) Salesforce.com
11 17 (2.08%) Teradata
12 13 (1.59%) Adobe
13 10 (1.22%) Ab Initio
13 10 (1.22%) Alteryx
13 10 (1.22%) HP
13 10 (1.22%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
14 9 (1.10%) Cognos
15 7 (0.85%) VMware
16 6 (0.73%) ServiceNow