Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for ETL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ETL over the 6 months to 22 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.

Extract, Transform and Load (ETL)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 72 45
Rank change year-on-year +3 -27 +15
Contract jobs citing ETL 134 122 211
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.66% 2.81% 3.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.15% 3.36% 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 69 138
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £313 £313 £281
90th Percentile £493 £525 £583
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £45.61 £43.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year +6.06% +45.76% -22.88%

ETL 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 Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4249 3633 5027
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 84.19% 83.56% 82.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2422 2128 2624
Scotland median daily rate £390 £356 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.55% -5.07% -
10th Percentile £250 £250 £250
90th Percentile £538 £488 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.91% +3.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 87 102
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -16.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.67 £12.35
90th Percentile £45.00 £43.00 £47.00
UK median hourly rate £23.63 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.56% +6.67% +18.42%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for ETL in Scotland

ETL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ETL in Scotland

ETL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ETL in Scotland over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ETL in Scotland

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ETL in Scotland

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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 ETL within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 22 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
Edinburgh -4 84 £400 - 7
Glasgow -29 23 £375 -6.25% 5
Inverclyde - 6 £325 -
Stirling +8 4 £475 -
North Lanarkshire - 4 £610 -
Dundee +7 3 £431 +11.29%
East Ayrshire - 2 £350 -
Dumfries and Galloway - 1 £250 -
Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Aberdeen - 1 £400 - 1
ETL
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ETL 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 Scotland region with a requirement for ETL.

1 70 (52.24%) SQL
2 57 (42.54%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (38.06%) Data Warehouse
4 44 (32.84%) Finance
5 30 (22.39%) Data Modelling
6 28 (20.90%) Business Intelligence
7 26 (19.40%) SQL Server
8 24 (17.91%) Oracle
9 21 (15.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 21 (15.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 21 (15.67%) Hadoop
10 20 (14.93%) Test Automation
10 20 (14.93%) Banking
10 20 (14.93%) Big Data
11 19 (14.18%) Analytics
11 19 (14.18%) Informatica
11 19 (14.18%) Migration
12 17 (12.69%) Data Analysis
12 17 (12.69%) Data Migration
13 16 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
14 15 (11.19%) Teradata
14 15 (11.19%) Python
15 14 (10.45%) T-SQL
15 14 (10.45%) DevOps
16 13 (9.70%) Data Quality
16 13 (9.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 13 (9.70%) Scrum
17 12 (8.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 10 (7.46%) PL/SQL
19 9 (6.72%) Unix

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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 5 (3.73%) SAS
2 2 (1.49%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.75%) CMS
3 1 (0.75%) MTS
3 1 (0.75%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (1.49%) SPSS
2 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (6.72%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.75%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.75%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.75%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.73%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.99%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.24%) HTTP
1 3 (2.24%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.49%) 2G
2 2 (1.49%) 3G
2 2 (1.49%) ATM
2 2 (1.49%) DWDM
2 2 (1.49%) Internet
2 2 (1.49%) RNC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (38.06%) Data Warehouse
2 26 (19.40%) SQL Server
3 21 (15.67%) Hadoop
3 21 (15.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (14.93%) Big Data
5 13 (9.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 12 (8.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (5.97%) Oracle Database
7 8 (5.97%) Power BI
7 8 (5.97%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (5.22%) Relational Database
8 7 (5.22%) Star Schema
9 6 (4.48%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (4.48%) RDBMS
9 6 (4.48%) Snowflake Schema
10 5 (3.73%) QlikView
11 4 (2.99%) GIS
11 4 (2.99%) NoSQL
11 4 (2.99%) Spatial Data
12 3 (2.24%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (6.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.99%) ERwin
3 3 (2.24%) JMeter
3 3 (2.24%) Subversion
4 2 (1.49%) JIRA
4 2 (1.49%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.75%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.75%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.75%) FitNesse
5 1 (0.75%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.75%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.75%) Maven
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.75%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.75%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 44 (32.84%) Finance
2 20 (14.93%) Banking
3 8 (5.97%) Legal
3 8 (5.97%) Retail Banking
4 4 (2.99%) Front Office
5 1 (0.75%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (32.09%) Analyst
2 35 (26.12%) Developer
3 31 (23.13%) Test Analyst
4 16 (11.94%) Architect
5 14 (10.45%) Senior Analyst
6 12 (8.96%) Senior Test Analyst
7 11 (8.21%) Data Analyst
7 11 (8.21%) ETL Developer
8 9 (6.72%) Consultant
8 9 (6.72%) SQL Developer
9 8 (5.97%) Data Architect
10 7 (5.22%) Big Data Analyst
10 7 (5.22%) SSIS Developer
10 7 (5.22%) Technical Architect
10 7 (5.22%) UAT Analyst
10 7 (5.22%) UAT Test Analyst
11 6 (4.48%) ETL Analyst
11 6 (4.48%) Test Data Analyst
12 5 (3.73%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 5 (3.73%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.73%) XML
2 4 (2.99%) HTML
2 4 (2.99%) Web Services
3 3 (2.24%) D3.js
3 3 (2.24%) NumPy
3 3 (2.24%) Pandas
3 3 (2.24%) RESTful
4 2 (1.49%) .NET
4 2 (1.49%) PostGIS
5 1 (0.75%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.75%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.75%) Entity Framework
5 1 (0.75%) Gherkin
5 1 (0.75%) HTML5
5 1 (0.75%) JSON
5 1 (0.75%) Middleware
5 1 (0.75%) REST
5 1 (0.75%) SOAP
5 1 (0.75%) WCF
5 1 (0.75%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.24%) Data Structures
2 3 (2.24%) SWIFT
3 2 (1.49%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (1.49%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.75%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.75%) Blog
4 1 (0.75%) Credit Risk
4 1 (0.75%) iPad
4 1 (0.75%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.75%) Reference Data
4 1 (0.75%) Smart City
4 1 (0.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.72%) Unix
2 7 (5.22%) Linux
3 1 (0.75%) Windows
3 1 (0.75%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (42.54%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (22.39%) Data Modelling
3 28 (20.90%) Business Intelligence
4 21 (15.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 20 (14.93%) Test Automation
6 19 (14.18%) Analytics
6 19 (14.18%) Migration
7 17 (12.69%) Data Analysis
7 17 (12.69%) Data Migration
8 14 (10.45%) DevOps
9 13 (9.70%) Scrum
10 9 (6.72%) Mentoring
10 9 (6.72%) Open Source
10 9 (6.72%) Visualisation
11 8 (5.97%) Waterfall
12 7 (5.22%) Data Mapping
12 7 (5.22%) Information Management
12 7 (5.22%) Project Management
13 6 (4.48%) Asset Management
13 6 (4.48%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (52.24%) SQL
2 15 (11.19%) Python
3 14 (10.45%) T-SQL
4 10 (7.46%) PL/SQL
5 8 (5.97%) JavaScript
6 7 (5.22%) Java
7 4 (2.99%) Bash Shell
7 4 (2.99%) R
8 3 (2.24%) C#
9 2 (1.49%) C++
10 1 (0.75%) ANSI SQL
10 1 (0.75%) COBOL
10 1 (0.75%) JCL
10 1 (0.75%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.75%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (2.99%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.24%) Degree
2 3 (2.24%) Postgraduate
3 2 (1.49%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.49%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.49%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (0.75%) APMP
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.70%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.99%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (2.99%) QA
3 3 (2.24%) SLA
4 1 (0.75%) BS7666
4 1 (0.75%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (3.73%) Docker
2 4 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.75%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 6 (4.48%) Ansible
2 1 (0.75%) Control-M
2 1 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.75%) Puppet
2 1 (0.75%) Terraform
2 1 (0.75%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 24 (17.91%) Oracle
2 19 (14.18%) Informatica
3 15 (11.19%) Teradata
4 9 (6.72%) Microsoft
5 5 (3.73%) Cognos
5 5 (3.73%) Tableau
6 4 (2.99%) Google
6 4 (2.99%) VMware
7 3 (2.24%) Ab Initio
7 3 (2.24%) Charles River
7 3 (2.24%) HP
7 3 (2.24%) Pega
8 2 (1.49%) CA
8 2 (1.49%) Ericsson
8 2 (1.49%) Huawei
8 2 (1.49%) IBM
8 2 (1.49%) NEC
8 2 (1.49%) Nokia
8 2 (1.49%) Nortel
8 2 (1.49%) SAP