Period
to 27 November 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Data Modelling skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Modelling over the 6 months to 27 November 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.

Data Modelling
England > North West
6 months to
27 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 63 86 115
Rank change year-on-year +23 +29 -53
Contract jobs citing Data Modelling 64 128 106
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the North West 2.91% 2.37% 1.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.50% 2.80% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 91 80
Median daily rate £500 £425 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -4.23% -1.39%
10th Percentile £400 £300 £306
90th Percentile £645 £600 £679
England median daily rate £500 £500 £490
% change year-on-year - +2.04% -1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Median hourly rate £26.49 £20.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.22% +10.81% -57.08%
10th Percentile £20.48 £20.50 £17.25
90th Percentile £32.50 £20.50 £19.75
England median hourly rate £35.00 £52.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -33.33% +31.25% -7.20%

Data Modelling 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 1,826 4,571 4,961
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 82.89% 84.66% 83.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,117 2,955 3,134
Median daily rate £425 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £211 £263 £263
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
England median daily rate £475 £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 204 290
Median hourly rate £20.00 £22.65 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.70% +7.86% -22.22%
10th Percentile £10.91 £11.46 £11.41
90th Percentile £56.75 £53.75 £50.01
Median hourly rate £35.00 £24.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +45.83% +9.09% -4.93%

Data Modelling
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Modelling in the North West

Data Modelling
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Data Modelling in the North West.

Daily rate trend for Data Modelling in the North West

Data Modelling
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Data Modelling in the North West over the 6 months to 27 November 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Data Modelling in the North West

Data Modelling
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Data Modelling in the North West.

Hourly rate trend for Data Modelling in the North West

Data Modelling
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Data Modelling in the North West over the 6 months to 27 November 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Data Modelling in the North West

Data Modelling
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 Modelling within the North West region over the 6 months to 27 November 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
Manchester +30 35 £494 +31.67% 15
Cheshire +23 11 £558 +59.29%
Cumbria +21 5 - -
Lancashire +6 5 £363 -30.62% 6
Merseyside +27 4 £763 +79.41%
Data Modelling
England

For the 6 months to 27 November 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Data Modelling 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 North West region with a requirement for Data Modelling.

1 38 (59.38%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (43.75%) SQL
3 27 (42.19%) Analytics
4 23 (35.94%) Azure
5 18 (28.13%) Data Management
6 17 (26.56%) Power BI
6 17 (26.56%) Power Platform
7 16 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 16 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (23.44%) ETL
8 15 (23.44%) Data Architecture
9 12 (18.75%) AWS
9 12 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (17.19%) SAP
10 11 (17.19%) Data Quality
10 11 (17.19%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (15.63%) Visualisation
11 10 (15.63%) Migration
12 9 (14.06%) SharePoint
12 9 (14.06%) Logical Data Model
12 9 (14.06%) SC Cleared
12 9 (14.06%) Security Cleared
13 8 (12.50%) Python
13 8 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
13 8 (12.50%) .NET
13 8 (12.50%) Service Delivery
13 8 (12.50%) Finance
14 7 (10.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 7 (10.94%) Management Information System
14 7 (10.94%) SQL Server

Data Modelling
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 9 (14.06%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.13%) Apache Airflow
2 2 (3.13%) Apache Spark
2 2 (3.13%) CMS
2 2 (3.13%) Confluence
2 2 (3.13%) Luigi
2 2 (3.13%) SAS
3 1 (1.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (6.25%) SAP APO
2 3 (4.69%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 1 (1.56%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.56%) SAP MM
3 1 (1.56%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 23 (35.94%) Azure
2 17 (26.56%) Power Platform
3 12 (18.75%) AWS
4 6 (9.38%) PowerApps
5 4 (6.25%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (6.25%) GCP
5 4 (6.25%) Power Automate
5 4 (6.25%) Serverless
6 3 (4.69%) Azure Data Factory
7 2 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.56%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (1.56%) Azure Stack
8 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (26.56%) Power BI
2 16 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (10.94%) Relational Database
3 7 (10.94%) SQL Server
3 7 (10.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (7.81%) Amazon Redshift
5 4 (6.25%) Big Data
5 4 (6.25%) SAP Data Services
5 4 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (6.25%) Tableau
6 3 (4.69%) Data Lake
6 3 (4.69%) SAP BW
6 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (3.13%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (3.13%) BigQuery
7 2 (3.13%) MySQL
7 2 (3.13%) PolyBase
7 2 (3.13%) QlikView
7 2 (3.13%) Spark SQL
7 2 (3.13%) Tableau Desktop
Development Applications
1 4 (6.25%) ER Studio
1 4 (6.25%) ERwin
2 3 (4.69%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.13%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.13%) JIRA
4 1 (1.56%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle APEX
General
1 8 (12.50%) Finance
2 7 (10.94%) Public Sector
3 6 (9.38%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.69%) Local Government
5 2 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (35.94%) Architect
2 21 (32.81%) Data Architect
3 10 (15.63%) Azure Architect
3 10 (15.63%) Data Engineer
4 7 (10.94%) Data Modeller
4 7 (10.94%) Developer
5 6 (9.38%) Analyst
6 5 (7.81%) Consultant
6 5 (7.81%) Data Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Programme Manager
8 3 (4.69%) Business Intelligence Architect
8 3 (4.69%) Data Analytics Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Data Manager
8 3 (4.69%) IT Manager
8 3 (4.69%) SAP Architect
9 2 (3.13%) Asset and Configuration Manager
9 2 (3.13%) AWS Architect
9 2 (3.13%) Data Migration Architect
9 2 (3.13%) Migration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.50%) .NET
2 4 (6.25%) PySpark
3 1 (1.56%) Gherkin
3 1 (1.56%) Spring
3 1 (1.56%) Spring Boot
3 1 (1.56%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.19%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.94%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.81%) Data Structures
4 4 (6.25%) Reference Data
5 2 (3.13%) CMDB
5 2 (3.13%) Tandem
6 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.69%) Windows
2 2 (3.13%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.56%) Linux
3 1 (1.56%) Unix
3 1 (1.56%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (59.38%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (42.19%) Analytics
3 18 (28.13%) Data Management
4 15 (23.44%) Data Architecture
4 15 (23.44%) ETL
5 12 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (15.63%) Migration
6 10 (15.63%) Visualisation
7 9 (14.06%) Logical Data Model
8 8 (12.50%) Service Delivery
9 6 (9.38%) Conceptual Models
10 5 (7.81%) Data Analysis
10 5 (7.81%) Decision-Making
10 5 (7.81%) Dimensional Modelling
10 5 (7.81%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (6.25%) Data Integration
11 4 (6.25%) Data Migration
11 4 (6.25%) Project Management
11 4 (6.25%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 28 (43.75%) SQL
2 8 (12.50%) Python
3 5 (7.81%) VBA
4 3 (4.69%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.13%) C#
5 2 (3.13%) R
5 2 (3.13%) U-SQL
6 1 (1.56%) C
6 1 (1.56%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (1.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (14.06%) SC Cleared
1 9 (14.06%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.56%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.19%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.69%) GDPR
3 1 (1.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (17.19%) SAP
3 4 (6.25%) Databricks
4 3 (4.69%) Alteryx
4 3 (4.69%) Google
4 3 (4.69%) Informatica
4 3 (4.69%) Oracle
4 3 (4.69%) Sparx
4 3 (4.69%) Talend
5 2 (3.13%) TIBCO
5 2 (3.13%) TOWER Software
6 1 (1.56%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.56%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.56%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.56%) DataFlux
6 1 (1.56%) IFS
6 1 (1.56%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.56%) Sage
6 1 (1.56%) Vertica