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 Warehouse skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Warehouse 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 Warehousing
England > North West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 78 35
Rank change year-on-year +15 -43 +14
Contract jobs citing Data Warehouse 160 176 374
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.81% 2.55% 4.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.38% 10.18% 19.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 120 274
North West median daily rate £444 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.52% -3.13% -
10th Percentile £312 £274 £255
90th Percentile £615 £650 £554
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 3
North West median hourly rate £39.25 £20.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +91.46% -37.88% -50.75%
10th Percentile £27.00 £20.50 £31.80
90th Percentile £53.00 £20.50 £34.90
England median hourly rate £27.50 £42.00 £26.47
% change year-on-year -34.52% +58.67% -53.36%

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 1292 1729 1915
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 22.73% 25.08% 22.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 882 1144 1208
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £282 £263 £263
90th Percentile £621 £544 £535
England median daily rate £455 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +7.06% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 44 41
North West median hourly rate £42.75 £35.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.58% -10.63% +63.27%
10th Percentile £21.30 £14.38 £18.50
90th Percentile £61.13 £59.31 £57.25
England median hourly rate £31.50 £28.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +16.67%

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 18 November 2017.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Warehouse in the North West over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 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 +27 74 £375 - 8
Cheshire -21 31 £450 +12.50% 7
Lancashire +22 23 £610 +65.99% 2
Merseyside +10 16 £425 +17.24% 2
Data Warehouse
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Warehouse 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 Warehouse.

1 96 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 76 (47.50%) SQL
3 54 (33.75%) ETL
4 49 (30.63%) SQL Server
5 44 (27.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 38 (23.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 38 (23.75%) Finance
7 36 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (19.38%) Data Modelling
9 28 (17.50%) Analytics
10 26 (16.25%) Oracle
10 26 (16.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 24 (15.00%) Data Architecture
11 24 (15.00%) Microsoft
12 23 (14.38%) Data Management
12 23 (14.38%) Banking
13 22 (13.75%) T-SQL
14 20 (12.50%) IBM
14 20 (12.50%) Data Integration
14 20 (12.50%) Tableau
15 19 (11.88%) Big Data
15 19 (11.88%) Hadoop
15 19 (11.88%) Cognos
16 17 (10.63%) Migration
16 17 (10.63%) DataStage
16 17 (10.63%) Data Analysis
16 17 (10.63%) Apache Hive
17 16 (10.00%) Data Governance
17 16 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
17 16 (10.00%) SAS

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 (10.00%) SAS
2 7 (4.38%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.75%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.25%) IIS
5 1 (0.63%) Apache
5 1 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 12 (7.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (1.25%) HFM
2 2 (1.25%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.25%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.63%) Infor LN
3 1 (0.63%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.63%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (0.63%) GitHub
2 1 (0.63%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (0.63%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.25%) SAN
2 1 (0.63%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (30.63%) SQL Server
2 44 (27.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 38 (23.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 26 (16.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 19 (11.88%) Big Data
5 19 (11.88%) Hadoop
6 17 (10.63%) Apache Hive
6 17 (10.63%) DataStage
7 15 (9.38%) Power BI
8 10 (6.25%) Oracle Database
9 9 (5.63%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 9 (5.63%) MongoDB
9 9 (5.63%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (5.63%) SQL Server 2014
10 8 (5.00%) Data Lake
10 8 (5.00%) QlikView
11 7 (4.38%) BusinessObjects
11 7 (4.38%) HBase
11 7 (4.38%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (3.75%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 7 (4.38%) ERwin
2 3 (1.88%) JIRA
2 3 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.25%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.25%) Mercurial
3 2 (1.25%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (1.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.25%) Subversion
3 2 (1.25%) TeamCity
3 2 (1.25%) Toad
3 2 (1.25%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.25%) YouTrack
4 1 (0.63%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 38 (23.75%) Finance
2 23 (14.38%) Banking
3 10 (6.25%) Retail
4 2 (1.25%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.25%) Local Government
4 2 (1.25%) Marketing
5 1 (0.63%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.63%) Law
5 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 69 (43.13%) Developer
2 35 (21.88%) Analyst
3 34 (21.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 28 (17.50%) Architect
5 27 (16.88%) Data Architect
6 17 (10.63%) SQL Developer
7 10 (6.25%) Data Analyst
7 10 (6.25%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 10 (6.25%) ETL Developer
7 10 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
7 10 (6.25%) Test Analyst
8 8 (5.00%) DataStage Developer
9 7 (4.38%) Data Warehouse Analyst
9 7 (4.38%) DBA
9 7 (4.38%) SQL Analyst
10 6 (3.75%) Business Intelligence Architect
10 6 (3.75%) Data Modeller
10 6 (3.75%) Lead Architect
10 6 (3.75%) Lead Data Architect
10 6 (3.75%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.38%) .NET
2 4 (2.50%) MDX
2 4 (2.50%) Web Services
3 3 (1.88%) LINQ
4 2 (1.25%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.25%) Entity Framework
4 2 (1.25%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 2 (1.25%) XML
5 1 (0.63%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.63%) CSS
5 1 (0.63%) Dapper ORM
5 1 (0.63%) HTML
5 1 (0.63%) HTML5
5 1 (0.63%) Node.js
5 1 (0.63%) RESTful
5 1 (0.63%) SOAP
5 1 (0.63%) Spring Boot
5 1 (0.63%) Struts
5 1 (0.63%) Struts2
5 1 (0.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.50%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.75%) Data Structures
3 6 (3.75%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.13%) User Experience
5 3 (1.88%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.25%) Clustering
6 2 (1.25%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.25%) Oracle Exalytics
6 2 (1.25%) Replication
7 1 (0.63%) EPoS
7 1 (0.63%) FMCG
7 1 (0.63%) NHS
7 1 (0.63%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.50%) Unix
2 6 (3.75%) Linux
3 4 (2.50%) Windows
4 3 (1.88%) AIX
5 1 (0.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 54 (33.75%) ETL
3 36 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (19.38%) Data Modelling
5 28 (17.50%) Analytics
6 24 (15.00%) Data Architecture
7 23 (14.38%) Data Management
8 20 (12.50%) Data Integration
9 17 (10.63%) Data Analysis
9 17 (10.63%) Migration
10 16 (10.00%) Data Governance
11 13 (8.13%) CRM
11 13 (8.13%) Enterprise Architecture
11 13 (8.13%) Kimball Methodology
11 13 (8.13%) Logical Data Model
11 13 (8.13%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (7.50%) Data Protection
12 12 (7.50%) Kanban
12 12 (7.50%) Time Management
13 11 (6.88%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 76 (47.50%) SQL
2 22 (13.75%) T-SQL
3 8 (5.00%) Shell Script
4 6 (3.75%) C#
5 4 (2.50%) PL/SQL
5 4 (2.50%) Python
6 3 (1.88%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.25%) Java
7 2 (1.25%) VBA
8 1 (0.63%) C
8 1 (0.63%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (0.63%) Embedded C
8 1 (0.63%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.63%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (3.13%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.88%) ISTQB
2 3 (1.88%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.25%) ACCA
3 2 (1.25%) CIMA
3 2 (1.25%) Degree
4 1 (0.63%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.63%) ISEB
4 1 (0.63%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.38%) Data Quality
2 6 (3.75%) QA
3 4 (2.50%) SLA
4 1 (0.63%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (2.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 3 (1.88%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (1.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (2.50%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.88%) Data Guard
2 3 (1.88%) Oozie
2 3 (1.88%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (1.25%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (16.25%) Oracle
2 24 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 20 (12.50%) IBM
3 20 (12.50%) Tableau
4 19 (11.88%) Cognos
5 14 (8.75%) Informatica
6 7 (4.38%) MicroStrategy
7 6 (3.75%) CA
7 6 (3.75%) Cisco
7 6 (3.75%) SAP
8 5 (3.13%) Capita
8 5 (3.13%) Teradata
9 4 (2.50%) JD Edwards
10 3 (1.88%) EMC
10 3 (1.88%) HP
10 3 (1.88%) Hyperion
10 3 (1.88%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.88%) Remedy
11 1 (0.63%) BMC
11 1 (0.63%) Salesforce.com