Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 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
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 62 74
Rank change year-on-year -37 +12 -38
Contract jobs citing Data Warehouse 129 163 180
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.17% 2.84% 2.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.39% 12.44% 10.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 124 122
North West median daily rate £395 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.22% +16.13% -3.13%
10th Percentile £306 £313 £275
90th Percentile £600 £615 £650
England median daily rate £450 £450 £438
% change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 1
North West median hourly rate £18.50 £39.25 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.87% +91.46% -37.88%
England median hourly rate £18.50 £27.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year -32.73% -34.52% +58.67%

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 1,242 1,310 1,745
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 20.90% 22.85% 25.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 832 892 1,157
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £285 £284 £263
90th Percentile £556 £615 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 34 44
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £42.75 £35.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.13% +19.58% -10.63%
10th Percentile £11.65 £21.30 £14.38
90th Percentile £49.75 £61.13 £59.31
England median hourly rate £33.50 £32.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +4.69% +14.29% +0.79%

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 16 November 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 16 November 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 -23 56 £400 +6.67% 35
Merseyside +16 31 £375 -11.76% 4
Cheshire -10 26 £400 -11.11% 22
Lancashire -27 14 £525 -13.93% 4
Cumbria - 1 - -
Data Warehouse
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 87 (67.44%) SQL
2 71 (55.04%) Business Intelligence
3 55 (42.64%) ETL
4 35 (27.13%) SQL Server
5 30 (23.26%) Data Modelling
6 28 (21.71%) Power BI
7 25 (19.38%) Finance
8 24 (18.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 24 (18.60%) Analytics
9 23 (17.83%) Microsoft
9 23 (17.83%) Oracle
10 22 (17.05%) Big Data
11 21 (16.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 21 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (16.28%) Relational Database
12 20 (15.50%) SAP
13 19 (14.73%) T-SQL
13 19 (14.73%) Data Analysis
14 18 (13.95%) Migration
15 17 (13.18%) BusinessObjects
15 17 (13.18%) Hadoop
16 16 (12.40%) Visualisation
17 15 (11.63%) Dimensional Modelling
18 13 (10.08%) Data Architecture
18 13 (10.08%) Data Visualisation
18 13 (10.08%) Tableau
19 12 (9.30%) Microsoft Excel
20 11 (8.53%) SAS
20 11 (8.53%) Banking
20 11 (8.53%) Microsoft Azure

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 11 (8.53%) SAS
2 6 (4.65%) Apache Spark
3 3 (2.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 12 (9.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.10%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (2.33%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.78%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.10%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.10%) Azure Data Factory
3 3 (2.33%) Office 365
3 3 (2.33%) Trello
4 2 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.55%) GitHub
4 2 (1.55%) Google Drive
4 2 (1.55%) PaaS
5 1 (0.78%) Data Lake Analytics
5 1 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.78%) IaaS
5 1 (0.78%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.10%) SMS
2 2 (1.55%) LAN
2 2 (1.55%) WAN
3 1 (0.78%) Firewall
3 1 (0.78%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (27.13%) SQL Server
2 28 (21.71%) Power BI
3 24 (18.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (17.05%) Big Data
5 21 (16.28%) Relational Database
5 21 (16.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (13.18%) BusinessObjects
6 17 (13.18%) Hadoop
7 11 (8.53%) QlikView
7 11 (8.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (7.75%) Data Lake
9 9 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (6.20%) Base SAS
10 8 (6.20%) OLAP
10 8 (6.20%) Oracle Database
10 8 (6.20%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (6.20%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 8 (6.20%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 7 (5.43%) OLAP Cube
11 7 (5.43%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 3 (2.33%) ERwin
1 3 (2.33%) JIRA
1 3 (2.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.55%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.55%) GitLab
2 2 (1.55%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.78%) ER Studio
3 1 (0.78%) gulp
3 1 (0.78%) Jasmine
3 1 (0.78%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.78%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (0.78%) Protractor
3 1 (0.78%) RStudio
General
1 25 (19.38%) Finance
2 11 (8.53%) Banking
3 5 (3.88%) Retail
4 3 (2.33%) Publishing
5 2 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.78%) Marketing
6 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 69 (53.49%) Developer
2 26 (20.16%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 17 (13.18%) SQL Developer
4 15 (11.63%) Analyst
5 14 (10.85%) Architect
6 13 (10.08%) Data Engineer
7 9 (6.98%) Power BI Developer
7 9 (6.98%) SQL BI Developer
8 8 (6.20%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 7 (5.43%) Data Analyst
9 7 (5.43%) Data Architect
9 7 (5.43%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
10 6 (4.65%) ETL Developer
10 6 (4.65%) Project Manager
10 6 (4.65%) SAS Developer
11 4 (3.10%) Business Developer
11 4 (3.10%) DBA
11 4 (3.10%) Oracle Developer
11 4 (3.10%) SAP BI Developer
11 4 (3.10%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.10%) MDX
1 4 (3.10%) XML
2 2 (1.55%) PostGIS
3 1 (0.78%) .NET
3 1 (0.78%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.78%) CGI
3 1 (0.78%) CSS
3 1 (0.78%) CSS3
3 1 (0.78%) D3.js
3 1 (0.78%) HTML
3 1 (0.78%) HTML5
3 1 (0.78%) JSON
3 1 (0.78%) Laravel
3 1 (0.78%) LESS
3 1 (0.78%) Sass
3 1 (0.78%) SVG
3 1 (0.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.75%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.20%) Data Structures
3 4 (3.10%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (3.10%) NHS
4 3 (2.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.55%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.55%) Replication
5 2 (1.55%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.78%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.78%) Clustering
6 1 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.78%) FMCG
6 1 (0.78%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.78%) User Experience
6 1 (0.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.43%) Unix
2 4 (3.10%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (55.04%) Business Intelligence
2 55 (42.64%) ETL
3 30 (23.26%) Data Modelling
4 24 (18.60%) Analytics
5 21 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (14.73%) Data Analysis
7 18 (13.95%) Migration
8 16 (12.40%) Visualisation
9 15 (11.63%) Dimensional Modelling
10 13 (10.08%) Data Architecture
10 13 (10.08%) Data Visualisation
11 10 (7.75%) Data Integration
12 9 (6.98%) Kimball Methodology
13 8 (6.20%) Dashboard Development
13 8 (6.20%) Data Governance
13 8 (6.20%) Data Migration
13 8 (6.20%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (5.43%) Data Strategy
14 7 (5.43%) ETL Development
15 6 (4.65%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 87 (67.44%) SQL
2 19 (14.73%) T-SQL
3 6 (4.65%) Java
4 5 (3.88%) Python
5 4 (3.10%) PHP
5 4 (3.10%) PL/SQL
6 3 (2.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 3 (2.33%) Go
6 3 (2.33%) Shell Script
6 3 (2.33%) VBA
7 2 (1.55%) C#
7 2 (1.55%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.55%) Perl
7 2 (1.55%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.78%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.78%) C
8 1 (0.78%) R
8 1 (0.78%) Scala
8 1 (0.78%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (3.88%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.10%) ISEB
2 4 (3.10%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.33%) Degree
3 3 (2.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (2.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.78%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.65%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.33%) PMO
2 3 (2.33%) QA
3 1 (0.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (2.33%) Docker
2 1 (0.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.78%) HDFS
2 1 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (1.55%) Kibana
2 1 (0.78%) Oozie
2 1 (0.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 23 (17.83%) Microsoft
1 23 (17.83%) Oracle
2 20 (15.50%) SAP
3 13 (10.08%) Tableau
4 7 (5.43%) Google
5 6 (4.65%) Informatica
6 5 (3.88%) Cognos
6 5 (3.88%) Talend
7 3 (2.33%) Ab Initio
7 3 (2.33%) IBM
7 3 (2.33%) Vertica
8 2 (1.55%) CA
8 2 (1.55%) Hyperion
8 2 (1.55%) Sybase
8 2 (1.55%) Teradata
8 2 (1.55%) VMware
9 1 (0.78%) Hortonworks
9 1 (0.78%) HP
9 1 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.78%) TSYS