The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Data Integration skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Integration over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 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.

Data Integration
England / North West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 147 140
Rank change year-on-year +40 -7  
Contract jobs citing Data Integration 29 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.98% 0.32% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 0.39% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 8 8
Median daily rate £450 £425 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -19.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £368 £406
10% offered a daily rate of more than £726 £520 £641
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 - -

Data Integration is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2383 3100 2861
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 80.70% 82.23% 78.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 5041 7746 6099
Median daily rate £413 £418 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.19% +7.74%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £278 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £566
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 264 238 292
Median hourly rate £40.00 £28.50 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.35% -16.17%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.59 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £55.73 £57.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Data Integration
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Data Integration as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Data Integration in the North West

Data Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Integration in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Integration in the North West

Data Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Integration in the North West over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Integration in the North West

Data Integration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Integration in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Integration in the North West

Data Integration
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Integration within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +24 13 £450 +12.50% 5
Merseyside +3 8 £350 - 1
Lancashire +9 4 £743 +112.28%
Cheshire +6 2 - - 5
Data Integration
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Integration also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Data Integration.

1 20 (46.51%) SQL
2 16 (37.21%) SQL Server
2 16 (37.21%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (37.21%) ETL
2 16 (37.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (27.91%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (27.91%) Analytics
4 11 (25.58%) Migration
4 11 (25.58%) Data Management
5 10 (23.26%) Finance
5 10 (23.26%) Microsoft
6 9 (20.93%) Data Modelling
6 9 (20.93%) Linux
6 9 (20.93%) Process Improvement
7 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (18.60%) Oracle
7 8 (18.60%) Retail
8 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (16.28%) JIRA
8 7 (16.28%) QA
8 7 (16.28%) Unix
8 7 (16.28%) ITIL
8 7 (16.28%) SAS
8 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Excel
8 7 (16.28%) Logical Data Model
8 7 (16.28%) Big Data
9 6 (13.95%) Talend
9 6 (13.95%) Data Quality
9 6 (13.95%) Open Source
9 6 (13.95%) MongoDB

Data Integration
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 7 (16.28%) SAS
2 3 (6.98%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.65%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.30%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (4.65%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (37.21%) Data Warehouse
1 16 (37.21%) SQL Server
1 16 (37.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (16.28%) Big Data
3 6 (13.95%) MongoDB
3 6 (13.95%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 6 (13.95%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 5 (11.63%) MySQL
5 4 (9.30%) MySQL Workbench
5 4 (9.30%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (6.98%) Amazon Redshift
6 3 (6.98%) Apache Hive
6 3 (6.98%) Base SAS
6 3 (6.98%) Data Lake
6 3 (6.98%) Hadoop
6 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
6 3 (6.98%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 3 (6.98%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) JIRA
2 6 (13.95%) ERwin
2 6 (13.95%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (6.98%) ProC
4 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (23.26%) Finance
2 8 (18.60%) Retail
3 2 (4.65%) Marketing
4 1 (2.33%) Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (23.26%) Developer
2 8 (18.60%) DBA
3 7 (16.28%) SQL DBA
4 6 (13.95%) Consultant
5 5 (11.63%) SQL Server DBA
6 4 (9.30%) Architect
6 4 (9.30%) Data Modeller
6 4 (9.30%) Talend Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Data Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) MongoDB DBA
7 3 (6.98%) Project Manager
7 3 (6.98%) SAS Consultant
8 2 (4.65%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Senior DBA
8 2 (4.65%) Senior SQL DBA
8 2 (4.65%) Senior SQL Server DBA
8 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (4.65%) SSIS Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) Kafka
1 2 (4.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.65%) Credit Risk
2 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) Linux
2 7 (16.28%) Unix
3 3 (6.98%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) ETL
2 12 (27.91%) Analytics
2 12 (27.91%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (25.58%) Data Management
3 11 (25.58%) Migration
4 9 (20.93%) Data Modelling
4 9 (20.93%) Process Improvement
5 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (16.28%) ITIL
5 7 (16.28%) Logical Data Model
6 6 (13.95%) Master Data Management
6 6 (13.95%) Open Source
7 4 (9.30%) Physical Data Model
7 4 (9.30%) Service Management
7 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.98%) Dashboard Development
8 3 (6.98%) Data Analysis
8 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Management
8 3 (6.98%) Supplier Management
8 3 (6.98%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 20 (46.51%) SQL
2 6 (13.95%) PL/SQL
3 4 (9.30%) Shell Script
4 3 (6.98%) PROC SQL
4 3 (6.98%) SAS Macro
4 3 (6.98%) T-SQL
4 3 (6.98%) VBA
5 2 (4.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) Degree
1 2 (4.65%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.28%) QA
2 6 (13.95%) Data Quality
3 2 (4.65%) PMO
3 2 (4.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (23.26%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.60%) Oracle
3 6 (13.95%) Talend
4 2 (4.65%) IBM
5 1 (2.33%) CA
5 1 (2.33%) Capita
5 1 (2.33%) Google
5 1 (2.33%) Informatica
5 1 (2.33%) Tableau
5 1 (2.33%) Twitter