Period
to 27 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Data Warehouse skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Warehouse over the 6 months to 27 April 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 Warehousing
England > North West
6 months to
27 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 70 108
Rank change year-on-year -35 +38 -60
Contract jobs citing Data Warehouse 109 148 139
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.89% 2.76% 1.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.83% 11.76% 8.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 76 106
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £313 £249 £216
90th Percentile £563 £516 £688
England median daily rate £460 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +5.14% +2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
North West median hourly rate - £28.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -29.38% -40.30%
England median hourly rate £23.00 £39.38 £26.46
% change year-on-year -41.59% +48.80% -33.43%

Data Warehouse is in the Databases and Business Intelligence 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 database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,235 1,258 1,584
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.36% 23.42% 20.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 875 810 1,027
North West median daily rate £380 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.33% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £587 £531 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 29 51
North West median hourly rate £47.50 £27.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.73% -31.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £15.25 £13.25 £16.25
90th Percentile £67.48 £51.50 £66.25
England median hourly rate £33.00 £29.25 £25.22
% change year-on-year +12.82% +15.98% -15.93%

Data Warehouse
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Warehouse in the North West

Data Warehouse
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 Warehouse in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Warehouse in the North West

Data Warehouse
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Warehouse in the North West over the 6 months to 27 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Warehouse in the North West

Data Warehouse
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 Warehouse in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Warehouse in the North West

Data Warehouse
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 Warehouse within the North West region over the 6 months to 27 April 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 -29 55 £425 +18.06% 17
Cheshire -36 26 £375 -1.64% 10
Merseyside +18 16 £438 +9.38% 4
Lancashire -7 6 £610 +62.67% 4
Data Warehouse
England

For the 6 months to 27 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Data Warehouse 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 Warehouse.

1 71 (65.14%) SQL
2 66 (60.55%) Business Intelligence
3 48 (44.04%) ETL
4 30 (27.52%) Finance
5 29 (26.61%) SQL Server
5 29 (26.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 28 (25.69%) Data Modelling
7 26 (23.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 25 (22.94%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (21.10%) Oracle
10 21 (19.27%) Microsoft
11 20 (18.35%) Analytics
12 18 (16.51%) Hadoop
13 17 (15.60%) Big Data
13 17 (15.60%) Banking
13 17 (15.60%) T-SQL
14 16 (14.68%) SAS
14 16 (14.68%) Tableau
14 16 (14.68%) Visualisation
15 15 (13.76%) Data Architecture
15 15 (13.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 14 (12.84%) Dimensional Modelling
16 14 (12.84%) Relational Database
17 13 (11.93%) Analytical Skills
17 13 (11.93%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
17 13 (11.93%) Data Analysis
17 13 (11.93%) IBM
17 13 (11.93%) BusinessObjects
18 12 (11.01%) Informatica
18 12 (11.01%) Data Management

Data Warehouse
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 16 (14.68%) SAS
2 5 (4.59%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.83%) Apache
4 1 (0.92%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (7.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.75%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (8.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (2.75%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.92%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.92%) HFM
3 1 (0.92%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.92%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.92%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.92%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.92%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.67%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.83%) IaaS
3 2 (1.83%) PaaS
3 2 (1.83%) SaaS
4 1 (0.92%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.92%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.92%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.92%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (0.92%) Azure Machine Learning
4 1 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.92%) GitHub
4 1 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.92%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.92%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (26.61%) SQL Server
1 29 (26.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 26 (23.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (16.51%) Hadoop
4 17 (15.60%) Big Data
5 15 (13.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 14 (12.84%) Relational Database
7 13 (11.93%) BusinessObjects
7 13 (11.93%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 12 (11.01%) Power BI
9 9 (8.26%) Apache Hive
9 9 (8.26%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (7.34%) DataStage
10 8 (7.34%) HBase
11 7 (6.42%) Data Lake
11 7 (6.42%) Oracle Database
11 7 (6.42%) QlikView
12 6 (5.50%) MongoDB
12 6 (5.50%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (5.50%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 6 (5.50%) ERwin
2 5 (4.59%) Toad
2 5 (4.59%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.75%) ER Studio
4 2 (1.83%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.92%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.92%) JIRA
5 1 (0.92%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.92%) Subversion
5 1 (0.92%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.92%) YouTrack
General
1 30 (27.52%) Finance
2 17 (15.60%) Banking
3 7 (6.42%) Retail
4 3 (2.75%) Advertising
4 3 (2.75%) Legal
5 1 (0.92%) Law
5 1 (0.92%) Marketing
5 1 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (49.54%) Developer
2 19 (17.43%) Analyst
3 18 (16.51%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 15 (13.76%) SQL Developer
5 12 (11.01%) Architect
6 10 (9.17%) Data Architect
7 8 (7.34%) Data Engineer
7 8 (7.34%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 6 (5.50%) Cognos Developer
8 6 (5.50%) Consultant
8 6 (5.50%) ETL Developer
8 6 (5.50%) Oracle Developer
9 5 (4.59%) Data Analyst
10 4 (3.67%) Data Warehouse Analyst
10 4 (3.67%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (3.67%) SQL BI Developer
10 4 (3.67%) Teradata Developer
11 3 (2.75%) Business Intelligence Architect
11 3 (2.75%) Cognos BI Developer
11 3 (2.75%) Teradata Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.50%) .NET
2 3 (2.75%) MDX
3 2 (1.83%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.83%) Kafka
3 2 (1.83%) Web Services
4 1 (0.92%) Ajax
4 1 (0.92%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.92%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (0.92%) Entity Framework
4 1 (0.92%) HTML
4 1 (0.92%) LINQ
4 1 (0.92%) WCF
4 1 (0.92%) WPF
4 1 (0.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.93%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.26%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.50%) Data Structures
3 6 (5.50%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (5.50%) NHS
4 4 (3.67%) User Experience
5 3 (2.75%) Replication
6 2 (1.83%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.92%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.92%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.92%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.09%) Unix
2 5 (4.59%) Linux
3 2 (1.83%) Windows
3 2 (1.83%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (60.55%) Business Intelligence
2 48 (44.04%) ETL
3 28 (25.69%) Data Modelling
4 25 (22.94%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (18.35%) Analytics
6 16 (14.68%) Visualisation
7 15 (13.76%) Data Architecture
8 14 (12.84%) Dimensional Modelling
9 13 (11.93%) Data Analysis
10 12 (11.01%) Data Management
10 12 (11.01%) Data Visualisation
10 12 (11.01%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (9.17%) Data Strategy
12 9 (8.26%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (7.34%) Data Governance
13 8 (7.34%) ETL Development
13 8 (7.34%) Kanban
13 8 (7.34%) Kimball Methodology
13 8 (7.34%) Migration
13 8 (7.34%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 71 (65.14%) SQL
2 17 (15.60%) T-SQL
3 10 (9.17%) Shell Script
4 8 (7.34%) Python
5 7 (6.42%) PL/SQL
6 5 (4.59%) C#
6 5 (4.59%) JavaScript
7 4 (3.67%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 4 (3.67%) Java
7 4 (3.67%) VBA
8 1 (0.92%) ABAP
8 1 (0.92%) C
8 1 (0.92%) R
8 1 (0.92%) Scala
8 1 (0.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (4.59%) Degree
2 2 (1.83%) ACCA
2 2 (1.83%) CIMA
2 2 (1.83%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.83%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.09%) Data Quality
2 6 (5.50%) QA
3 1 (0.92%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.92%) EMIR
3 1 (0.92%) GDPR
3 1 (0.92%) MiFID
3 1 (0.92%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.59%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (1.83%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (4.59%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 23 (21.10%) Oracle
2 21 (19.27%) Microsoft
3 16 (14.68%) Tableau
4 13 (11.93%) IBM
5 12 (11.01%) Informatica
6 9 (8.26%) Cognos
6 9 (8.26%) SAP
6 9 (8.26%) Teradata
7 6 (5.50%) CA
7 6 (5.50%) Capita
8 3 (2.75%) MicroStrategy
8 3 (2.75%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (2.75%) Talend
9 2 (1.83%) Google
9 2 (1.83%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.92%) ServiceNow