Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 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 Warehousing
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 66 80
Rank change year-on-year -54 +14 -41
Contract jobs citing Data Warehouse 85 128 143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.56% 2.68% 2.74%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.57% 12.66% 12.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 75 100
Scotland median daily rate £406 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.56% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £320 £313 £312
90th Percentile £588 £495 £525
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate £10.20 - -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £27.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +29.63% -22.86% +7.69%

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 Scotland with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,123 1,011 1,181
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 20.58% 21.16% 22.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 642 542 666
Scotland median daily rate £404 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.19% +10.71% -0.71%
10th Percentile £306 £288 £257
90th Percentile £538 £525 £488
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 24
Scotland median hourly rate £16.25 £43.39 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.55% +20.53% +11.03%
10th Percentile £10.12 £13.65 £9.37
90th Percentile £34.25 £195.00 £45.15
UK median hourly rate £28.75 £29.56 £29.94
% change year-on-year -2.74% -1.27% +5.05%

Data Warehouse
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Data Warehouse as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Data Warehouse in Scotland

Data Warehouse
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Warehouse in Scotland.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Warehouse in Scotland

Data Warehouse
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Warehouse in Scotland over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Warehouse in Scotland

Data Warehouse
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Warehouse in Scotland.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Warehouse in Scotland

Data Warehouse
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland 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
Edinburgh -22 51 £438 +7.36% 11
Glasgow -18 30 £375 -6.25% 12
Stirling -5 3 £475 -
Data Warehouse
UK

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Data Warehouse.

1 45 (52.94%) ETL
2 42 (49.41%) SQL
3 35 (41.18%) Oracle
4 31 (36.47%) Business Intelligence
5 27 (31.76%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (30.59%) SQL Server
7 23 (27.06%) Data Modelling
7 23 (27.06%) Finance
8 17 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 16 (18.82%) ETL Development
10 15 (17.65%) Power BI
10 15 (17.65%) Big Data
10 15 (17.65%) Migration
11 14 (16.47%) Data Analysis
11 14 (16.47%) Analytics
12 13 (15.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 13 (15.29%) Ab Initio
12 13 (15.29%) Microsoft
13 12 (14.12%) Teradata
13 12 (14.12%) Retail
13 12 (14.12%) Data Migration
13 12 (14.12%) Visualisation
13 12 (14.12%) Data Lake
14 11 (12.94%) Microsoft Azure
14 11 (12.94%) Hadoop
14 11 (12.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 10 (11.76%) Banking
15 10 (11.76%) T-SQL
15 10 (11.76%) PaaS
15 10 (11.76%) Tableau

Data Warehouse
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 8 (9.41%) SAS
2 2 (2.35%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.35%) SPSS
3 1 (1.18%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.18%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.35%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (11.76%) Azure Data Factory
2 10 (11.76%) PaaS
3 9 (10.59%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (2.35%) Office 365
6 1 (1.18%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (1.18%) Data Lake Analytics
6 1 (1.18%) GitHub
6 1 (1.18%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.35%) Firewall
2 1 (1.18%) Network Security
2 1 (1.18%) VLAN
2 1 (1.18%) VPN
2 1 (1.18%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (30.59%) SQL Server
2 17 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (17.65%) Big Data
3 15 (17.65%) Power BI
4 13 (15.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (14.12%) Data Lake
6 11 (12.94%) Hadoop
6 11 (12.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (11.76%) Azure SQL Database
8 9 (10.59%) HDInsight
8 9 (10.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 8 (9.41%) Oracle Database
10 5 (5.88%) Pentaho
11 4 (4.71%) Relational Database
12 3 (3.53%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (3.53%) MongoDB
12 3 (3.53%) MySQL
12 3 (3.53%) OLAP
13 2 (2.35%) PowerCenter
13 2 (2.35%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (7.06%) JIRA
2 1 (1.18%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.18%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.18%) Hudson
General
1 23 (27.06%) Finance
2 12 (14.12%) Retail
3 10 (11.76%) Banking
4 4 (4.71%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.53%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.35%) Marketing
7 1 (1.18%) Back Office
7 1 (1.18%) Electronics
7 1 (1.18%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.18%) Front Office
7 1 (1.18%) Law
7 1 (1.18%) Legal
7 1 (1.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (50.59%) Developer
2 17 (20.00%) Analyst
3 15 (17.65%) ETL Developer
4 11 (12.94%) Ab Initio Developer
5 8 (9.41%) Data Analyst
6 5 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (5.88%) Data Modeller
6 5 (5.88%) SQL Analyst
6 5 (5.88%) SQL Developer
6 5 (5.88%) Test Analyst
7 4 (4.71%) Consultant
7 4 (4.71%) Data Warehouse Analyst
7 4 (4.71%) Project Manager
7 4 (4.71%) SQL Data Analyst
8 3 (3.53%) Business Analyst
8 3 (3.53%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 3 (3.53%) Data Migration Analyst
8 3 (3.53%) Designer
8 3 (3.53%) Migration Analyst
8 3 (3.53%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.71%) ActiveMQ
1 4 (4.71%) JSON
1 4 (4.71%) XML
2 3 (3.53%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.88%) NHS
2 4 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.71%) Data Structures
3 3 (3.53%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.35%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.35%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.35%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.18%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.18%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.71%) Unix
2 1 (1.18%) Linux
2 1 (1.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (52.94%) ETL
2 31 (36.47%) Business Intelligence
3 27 (31.76%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (27.06%) Data Modelling
5 16 (18.82%) ETL Development
6 15 (17.65%) Migration
7 14 (16.47%) Analytics
7 14 (16.47%) Data Analysis
8 12 (14.12%) Data Migration
8 12 (14.12%) Visualisation
9 9 (10.59%) Machine Learning
9 9 (10.59%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (9.41%) Data Integration
10 8 (9.41%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 8 (9.41%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (8.24%) Data Strategy
11 7 (8.24%) Service Design
12 6 (7.06%) Problem-Solving
12 6 (7.06%) Scrum
12 6 (7.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 42 (49.41%) SQL
2 10 (11.76%) T-SQL
3 7 (8.24%) PL/SQL
4 4 (4.71%) Java
5 2 (2.35%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.35%) X++
6 1 (1.18%) R
6 1 (1.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (3.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.18%) BC Cleared
2 1 (1.18%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.18%) Degree
2 1 (1.18%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.24%) Data Quality
1 7 (8.24%) QA
2 5 (5.88%) PMO
3 3 (3.53%) GDPR
4 1 (1.18%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.18%) HDFS
1 1 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (5.88%) Oracle Flashback
2 3 (3.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (41.18%) Oracle
2 13 (15.29%) Ab Initio
2 13 (15.29%) Microsoft
3 12 (14.12%) Teradata
4 10 (11.76%) Tableau
5 8 (9.41%) Informatica
6 3 (3.53%) Talend
7 2 (2.35%) Cognos
8 1 (1.18%) Adobe
8 1 (1.18%) Cisco
8 1 (1.18%) F5
8 1 (1.18%) Google
8 1 (1.18%) Juniper
8 1 (1.18%) MapR
8 1 (1.18%) Palo Alto
8 1 (1.18%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.18%) SAP
8 1 (1.18%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.18%) VMware