Period
to 20 September 2018

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 20 September 2018 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
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 57 107
Rank change year-on-year -50 +50 -42
Contract jobs citing Data Modelling 116 177 137
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.95% 3.03% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% 3.70% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 140 94
North West median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -11.92%
10th Percentile £313 £334 £313
90th Percentile £612 £648 £660
England median daily rate £500 £488 £450
% change year-on-year +2.56% +8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
North West median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.63% - -
England median hourly rate £41.25 £25.24 £44.29
% change year-on-year +63.41% -43.00% -1.59%

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 4,973 4,786 6,194
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 83.48% 82.02% 84.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,142 2,936 3,904
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £263 £260
90th Percentile £575 £550 £556
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 269 195 180
North West median hourly rate £22.00 £30.00 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.67% +37.93% -26.82%
10th Percentile £11.23 £11.73 £12.16
90th Percentile £51.25 £52.80 £53.00
England median hourly rate £21.00 £23.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -8.70% - +4.55%

Data Modelling
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Data Modelling as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Modelling in the North West

Data Modelling
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Modelling in the North West over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Modelling in the North West

Data Modelling
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 Modelling in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 20 September 2018. 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 -34 66 £425 - 17
Merseyside +12 20 £363 -14.71% 3
Cheshire -18 16 £400 -5.88% 10
Lancashire -12 10 £530 -13.11% 3
Cumbria -8 1 £375 -34.78%
Data Modelling
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, 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 58 (50.00%) SQL
2 49 (42.24%) Business Intelligence
3 38 (32.76%) Data Warehouse
4 29 (25.00%) Finance
5 27 (23.28%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (22.41%) Big Data
7 25 (21.55%) Analytics
7 25 (21.55%) BusinessObjects
7 25 (21.55%) ETL
8 22 (18.97%) Microsoft
8 22 (18.97%) SQL Server
9 21 (18.10%) Data Architecture
10 20 (17.24%) Git (software)
11 19 (16.38%) JavaScript
11 19 (16.38%) Analytical Skills
12 18 (15.52%) Stakeholder Management
12 18 (15.52%) Scrum
12 18 (15.52%) Dimensional Modelling
13 17 (14.66%) JIRA
14 16 (13.79%) Release Management
14 16 (13.79%) Visualisation
14 16 (13.79%) Power BI
14 16 (13.79%) Change Control
14 16 (13.79%) Data Quality
15 15 (12.93%) Relational Database
15 15 (12.93%) Logical Data Model
15 15 (12.93%) Data Analysis
15 15 (12.93%) MySQL
15 15 (12.93%) Oracle
16 14 (12.07%) SAP

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 14 (12.07%) Confluence
2 8 (6.90%) SAS
3 6 (5.17%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (3.45%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.59%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.72%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.86%) OpenEdge
7 1 (0.86%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (4.31%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (4.31%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (1.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.86%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.86%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.86%) SAP MDG
2 1 (0.86%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.21%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (6.03%) SaaS
4 4 (3.45%) GitHub
4 4 (3.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (2.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (2.59%) Amazon S3
5 3 (2.59%) AWS CloudTrail
5 3 (2.59%) SuccessFactors
6 2 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.86%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (0.86%) Boomi
7 1 (0.86%) Data Lake Analytics
7 1 (0.86%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.86%) iPaaS
7 1 (0.86%) Office 365
7 1 (0.86%) PaaS
7 1 (0.86%) Slack
7 1 (0.86%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.59%) SMS
2 1 (0.86%) Firewall
2 1 (0.86%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (32.76%) Data Warehouse
2 26 (22.41%) Big Data
3 25 (21.55%) BusinessObjects
4 22 (18.97%) SQL Server
5 16 (13.79%) Power BI
6 15 (12.93%) MySQL
6 15 (12.93%) Relational Database
7 12 (10.34%) Hadoop
7 12 (10.34%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (8.62%) Data Lake
8 10 (8.62%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 9 (7.76%) Apache Hive
9 9 (7.76%) HBase
9 9 (7.76%) MongoDB
9 9 (7.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (6.90%) Data Mining
10 8 (6.90%) Pentaho
11 7 (6.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (5.17%) QlikView
12 6 (5.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 20 (17.24%) Git (software)
2 17 (14.66%) JIRA
3 8 (6.90%) ERwin
4 6 (5.17%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.59%) Hudson
5 3 (2.59%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.72%) GitLab
7 1 (0.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.86%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.86%) eggPlant
7 1 (0.86%) ER Studio
7 1 (0.86%) Rational Rose
7 1 (0.86%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 29 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (4.31%) Banking
3 1 (0.86%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.86%) Front Office
3 1 (0.86%) Games
3 1 (0.86%) Law
3 1 (0.86%) Legal
3 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (31.03%) Analyst
2 34 (29.31%) Developer
3 19 (16.38%) Architect
4 18 (15.52%) Business Analyst
5 17 (14.66%) Data Analyst
6 10 (8.62%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 10 (8.62%) Data Architect
7 9 (7.76%) Data Engineer
8 5 (4.31%) ETL Developer
8 5 (4.31%) Technical Analyst
8 5 (4.31%) Technical Architect
9 4 (3.45%) SQL Developer
9 4 (3.45%) Technical Business Analyst
10 3 (2.59%) .NET Developer
10 3 (2.59%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 3 (2.59%) DBA
10 3 (2.59%) Java Developer
10 3 (2.59%) Migration Analyst
10 3 (2.59%) Project Manager
10 3 (2.59%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.34%) Swagger
2 10 (8.62%) .NET
3 9 (7.76%) RAML
4 8 (6.90%) Web Services
4 8 (6.90%) XML
5 7 (6.03%) Spring
6 6 (5.17%) ASP.NET
7 4 (3.45%) .NET Framework
7 4 (3.45%) AngularJS
7 4 (3.45%) CSS
7 4 (3.45%) Hibernate
7 4 (3.45%) HTML
7 4 (3.45%) J2EE
7 4 (3.45%) jQuery
7 4 (3.45%) REST
7 4 (3.45%) Spring Boot
8 3 (2.59%) ActiveMQ
8 3 (2.59%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (2.59%) Entity Framework
8 3 (2.59%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.38%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (11.21%) Management Information System
3 8 (6.90%) Data Structures
4 6 (5.17%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (5.17%) User Experience
5 2 (1.72%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.86%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.86%) Clustering
6 1 (0.86%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.86%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.86%) Fintech
6 1 (0.86%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.86%) Life Science
6 1 (0.86%) NHS
6 1 (0.86%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.48%) Unix
2 5 (4.31%) Linux
3 3 (2.59%) Android
3 3 (2.59%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.86%) CentOS
4 1 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (42.24%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (23.28%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (21.55%) Analytics
3 25 (21.55%) ETL
4 21 (18.10%) Data Architecture
5 18 (15.52%) Dimensional Modelling
5 18 (15.52%) Scrum
5 18 (15.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (13.79%) Change Control
6 16 (13.79%) Release Management
6 16 (13.79%) Visualisation
7 15 (12.93%) Data Analysis
7 15 (12.93%) Logical Data Model
8 14 (12.07%) Data Management
8 14 (12.07%) Open Source
8 14 (12.07%) Physical Data Model
9 13 (11.21%) Migration
10 12 (10.34%) Business Analysis
10 12 (10.34%) Data Integration
11 11 (9.48%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (50.00%) SQL
2 19 (16.38%) JavaScript
3 13 (11.21%) Java
4 11 (9.48%) C#
5 8 (6.90%) Shell Script
5 8 (6.90%) T-SQL
6 6 (5.17%) Python
7 4 (3.45%) Java 8
8 3 (2.59%) PHP
9 1 (0.86%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.86%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.86%) Ruby
9 1 (0.86%) Scala
9 1 (0.86%) XPath
Qualifications
1 11 (9.48%) Security Cleared
2 10 (8.62%) Degree
3 7 (6.03%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.86%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.79%) Data Quality
2 6 (5.17%) QA
3 3 (2.59%) SLA
4 1 (0.86%) IFRS
4 1 (0.86%) IFRS 9
4 1 (0.86%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (1.72%) Docker
2 1 (0.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.86%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.72%) Kibana
1 2 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.86%) Puppet
2 1 (0.86%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 22 (18.97%) Microsoft
2 15 (12.93%) Oracle
3 14 (12.07%) SAP
4 12 (10.34%) Apiary
4 12 (10.34%) Tableau
5 10 (8.62%) Informatica
6 7 (6.03%) CA
7 4 (3.45%) AlienVault
8 3 (2.59%) Xamarin
9 2 (1.72%) Capita
9 2 (1.72%) Sybase
10 1 (0.86%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.86%) Casewise
10 1 (0.86%) Cisco
10 1 (0.86%) Google
10 1 (0.86%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.86%) IBM
10 1 (0.86%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.86%) Sage
10 1 (0.86%) SolarWinds