Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 160 191 160
Rank change year-on-year +31 -31 +4
Contract jobs citing Data Integration 41 37 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.72% 0.54% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 0.64% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 26 56
North West median daily rate £610 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +43.53% -10.53% -
10th Percentile £351 £319 £350
90th Percentile £755 £590 £666
England median daily rate £475 £475 £460
% change year-on-year - +3.26% +5.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
North West median hourly rate £53.00 - -
England median hourly rate £52.00 £25.50 £35.33
% change year-on-year +103.92% -27.82% +27.20%

Data Integration 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 the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4624 5782 6956
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 81.35% 83.86% 81.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2952 3723 4214
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £263 £255
90th Percentile £586 £556 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 198 169 284
North West median hourly rate £27.00 £23.50 £30.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.89% -23.00% +64.97%
10th Percentile £11.67 £12.15 £12.40
90th Percentile £51.71 £53.10 £52.47
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.68% +8.49% +18.42%

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 6 months to 18 November 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Manchester +31 19 £400 -12.09% 2
Lancashire +28 13 £610 +74.29%
Cheshire -2 3 £540 +27.06% 1
Merseyside +1 1 - -
Data Integration
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 25 (60.98%) Data Modelling
2 20 (48.78%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (48.78%) SQL
3 15 (36.59%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (31.71%) Unix
4 13 (31.71%) Data Management
4 13 (31.71%) Data Quality
5 12 (29.27%) Data Architecture
5 12 (29.27%) Oracle
5 12 (29.27%) SAS
6 11 (26.83%) Finance
6 11 (26.83%) Shell Script
7 10 (24.39%) Informatica
8 9 (21.95%) ITIL
8 9 (21.95%) Data Governance
8 9 (21.95%) Analytics
9 8 (19.51%) Logical Data Model
9 8 (19.51%) Web Services
9 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
9 8 (19.51%) PowerShell
9 8 (19.51%) Enterprise Architecture
9 8 (19.51%) CMDB
10 7 (17.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (17.07%) Tableau
10 7 (17.07%) ERwin
10 7 (17.07%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 7 (17.07%) Data Lake
11 6 (14.63%) Snow
11 6 (14.63%) Data Strategy
11 6 (14.63%) SFIA

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 12 (29.27%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) SNMP
2 1 (2.44%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (48.78%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
3 7 (17.07%) Data Lake
3 7 (17.07%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 7 (17.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (14.63%) Apache Hive
4 6 (14.63%) Big Data
4 6 (14.63%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (14.63%) Hadoop
4 6 (14.63%) HBase
4 6 (14.63%) MongoDB
4 6 (14.63%) Pentaho
4 6 (14.63%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (14.63%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 6 (14.63%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 5 (12.20%) Relational Database
5 5 (12.20%) Snowflake Schema
6 4 (9.76%) Base SAS
7 3 (7.32%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (17.07%) ERwin
2 2 (4.88%) ProC
3 1 (2.44%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 11 (26.83%) Finance
2 6 (14.63%) Retail
3 4 (9.76%) Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Marketing
4 1 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Architect
2 11 (26.83%) Developer
3 9 (21.95%) Data Architect
4 7 (17.07%) Consultant
5 6 (14.63%) Data Modeller
5 6 (14.63%) Lead Architect
5 6 (14.63%) Lead Data Architect
6 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 5 (12.20%) Implementation Consultant
7 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence Lead
7 4 (9.76%) Data Warehouse Architect
7 4 (9.76%) SAS Developer
7 4 (9.76%) ServiceNow Consultant
8 3 (7.32%) Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) Data Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) ServiceNow Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Technical Architect
9 2 (4.88%) Lead Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (4.88%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) Web Services
2 5 (12.20%) REST
2 5 (12.20%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) CMDB
2 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (14.63%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (14.63%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.76%) Reference Data
4 3 (7.32%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.44%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.44%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.44%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (31.71%) Unix
2 3 (7.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (60.98%) Data Modelling
2 15 (36.59%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (31.71%) Data Management
4 12 (29.27%) Data Architecture
5 9 (21.95%) Analytics
5 9 (21.95%) Data Governance
5 9 (21.95%) ITIL
6 8 (19.51%) Enterprise Architecture
6 8 (19.51%) Logical Data Model
7 6 (14.63%) Change Management
7 6 (14.63%) Data Security
7 6 (14.63%) Data Strategy
7 6 (14.63%) Data Visualisation
7 6 (14.63%) Information Assurance
7 6 (14.63%) ITSM
7 6 (14.63%) Metadata Management
7 6 (14.63%) Open Source
7 6 (14.63%) Reverse Engineering
7 6 (14.63%) SFIA
7 6 (14.63%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 20 (48.78%) SQL
2 11 (26.83%) Shell Script
3 8 (19.51%) PowerShell
4 5 (12.20%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.32%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.88%) PROC SQL
6 2 (4.88%) SAS Macro
6 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.88%) VBA
7 1 (2.44%) Java
7 1 (2.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (31.71%) Data Quality
2 6 (14.63%) QA
3 2 (4.88%) COBIT
4 1 (2.44%) GDPR
4 1 (2.44%) HL7
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) SCCM
1 3 (7.32%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) Oracle
2 10 (24.39%) Informatica
3 7 (17.07%) Tableau
4 6 (14.63%) CA
4 6 (14.63%) ServiceNow
4 6 (14.63%) Snow
5 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
5 3 (7.32%) SolarWinds
6 2 (4.88%) Cognos
7 1 (2.44%) BMC
7 1 (2.44%) MuleSoft
7 1 (2.44%) Talend