Period
to 12 December 2018

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 12 December 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.

Extract, Transform and Load (ETL)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 72 74
Rank change year-on-year +15 +2 -20
Contract jobs citing ETL 185 134 118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 3.54% 2.68% 2.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.03% 3.12% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 71 65
Scotland median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £350 £313 £315
90th Percentile £588 £500 £506
UK median daily rate £455 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +1.11% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate £43.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £45.61 £41.00
% change year-on-year -51.76% +11.23% +38.98%

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 4,592 4,299 3,562
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 87.87% 85.91% 85.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,487 2,457 2,068
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +7.59% -3.33%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £246
90th Percentile £556 £538 £500
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 102 95
Scotland median hourly rate £24.25 £23.25 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.30% +10.71% +5.00%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £44.22 £43.70 £45.55
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -8.33% +6.67% +2.27%

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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

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ETL in Scotland over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

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 12 December 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 +13 105 £475 +18.75% 6
Glasgow +26 75 £403 +7.33% 14
Fife - 1 - -
ETL
UK

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ETL 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 ETL.

1 116 (62.70%) SQL
2 77 (41.62%) Data Warehouse
3 76 (41.08%) Oracle
4 70 (37.84%) SQL Server
5 68 (36.76%) Agile Software Development
6 54 (29.19%) Business Intelligence
7 51 (27.57%) Finance
8 39 (21.08%) Ab Initio
8 39 (21.08%) Banking
9 38 (20.54%) Informatica
10 37 (20.00%) Data Modelling
11 34 (18.38%) Unix
12 31 (16.76%) Migration
12 31 (16.76%) Analytics
13 29 (15.68%) Shell Script
13 29 (15.68%) Data Integration
14 27 (14.59%) Big Data
15 26 (14.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 25 (13.51%) Data Migration
16 25 (13.51%) Jenkins
17 24 (12.97%) Oracle Database
17 24 (12.97%) ETL Development
17 24 (12.97%) Teradata
17 24 (12.97%) Java
18 23 (12.43%) DevOps
18 23 (12.43%) Git (software)
19 21 (11.35%) Relational Database
19 21 (11.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 20 (10.81%) Tableau
21 19 (10.27%) JIRA

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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 10 (5.41%) Cloud Foundry
2 5 (2.70%) SAS
3 2 (1.08%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.08%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (1.08%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.54%) Apache
4 1 (0.54%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.54%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.54%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (6.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.16%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.62%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (1.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.08%) thinkFolio
3 1 (0.54%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.54%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (7.57%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (4.86%) Azure Data Factory
3 9 (4.86%) Dynamics 365
3 9 (4.86%) PaaS
4 6 (3.24%) Amazon S3
5 4 (2.16%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (2.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (1.62%) Office 365
7 1 (0.54%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.54%) Amazon SageMaker
7 1 (0.54%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.54%) Google Pay
7 1 (0.54%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 1 (0.54%) Samsung Pay
7 1 (0.54%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.08%) HTTP
2 1 (0.54%) Bluetooth
2 1 (0.54%) DKIM
2 1 (0.54%) DMARC
2 1 (0.54%) DNS
2 1 (0.54%) Firewall
2 1 (0.54%) NFC
2 1 (0.54%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (0.54%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (41.62%) Data Warehouse
2 70 (37.84%) SQL Server
3 27 (14.59%) Big Data
4 26 (14.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 24 (12.97%) Oracle Database
6 21 (11.35%) Relational Database
6 21 (11.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (9.73%) Hadoop
8 17 (9.19%) Power BI
9 15 (8.11%) Pentaho
10 14 (7.57%) BusinessObjects
10 14 (7.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 12 (6.49%) OLAP
12 10 (5.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 10 (5.41%) RDBMS
13 9 (4.86%) Azure SQL Database
13 9 (4.86%) Data Lake
13 9 (4.86%) HDInsight
14 7 (3.78%) MongoDB
14 7 (3.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (13.51%) Jenkins
2 23 (12.43%) Git (software)
3 19 (10.27%) JIRA
4 11 (5.95%) Selenium
5 10 (5.41%) FitNesse
6 7 (3.78%) Bitbucket
6 7 (3.78%) IntelliJ
7 6 (3.24%) Subversion
8 5 (2.70%) ClearCase
9 4 (2.16%) ERwin
9 4 (2.16%) Hudson
10 2 (1.08%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.08%) Maven
10 2 (1.08%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.54%) Ant
11 1 (0.54%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.54%) Gradle
11 1 (0.54%) NUnit
11 1 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.54%) WebDriver
General
1 51 (27.57%) Finance
2 39 (21.08%) Banking
3 18 (9.73%) Retail
4 16 (8.65%) Investment Banking
5 6 (3.24%) Retail Banking
6 3 (1.62%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.62%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.08%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (1.08%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.08%) Legal
7 2 (1.08%) Marketing
8 1 (0.54%) Advertising
8 1 (0.54%) Electronics
8 1 (0.54%) Law
8 1 (0.54%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 118 (63.78%) Developer
2 28 (15.14%) Ab Initio Developer
3 20 (10.81%) ETL Developer
4 18 (9.73%) SQL Developer
5 16 (8.65%) Analyst
6 13 (7.03%) Architect
7 9 (4.86%) Consultant
8 8 (4.32%) Data Analyst
9 7 (3.78%) Data Architect
9 7 (3.78%) DBA
10 6 (3.24%) Business Developer
10 6 (3.24%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 6 (3.24%) Full Stack Developer
10 6 (3.24%) React Developer
10 6 (3.24%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
10 6 (3.24%) SQL Analyst
11 5 (2.70%) Java Developer
12 4 (2.16%) Administrator
12 4 (2.16%) Oracle Developer
12 4 (2.16%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (9.19%) HTML
2 14 (7.57%) HTML5
3 12 (6.49%) CSS
4 11 (5.95%) .NET
4 11 (5.95%) React
4 11 (5.95%) Redux
4 11 (5.95%) XML
5 10 (5.41%) CSS3
5 10 (5.41%) Enzyme
5 10 (5.41%) Jest
5 10 (5.41%) Spring Boot
5 10 (5.41%) Web Services
6 9 (4.86%) JSON
7 7 (3.78%) AngularJS
7 7 (3.78%) Drools
8 6 (3.24%) Middleware
8 6 (3.24%) REST
9 5 (2.70%) PostGIS
9 5 (2.70%) SOAP
10 3 (1.62%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.19%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.78%) Cloud Native
2 7 (3.78%) Private Cloud
3 6 (3.24%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (2.70%) User Experience
5 4 (2.16%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.16%) Wiki
6 2 (1.08%) AS400
6 2 (1.08%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.54%) Clustering
7 1 (0.54%) Digital Wallet
7 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.54%) Fintech
7 1 (0.54%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.54%) NHS
7 1 (0.54%) PKI
7 1 (0.54%) Replication
7 1 (0.54%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.54%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 34 (18.38%) Unix
2 14 (7.57%) Linux
3 8 (4.32%) Windows
4 1 (0.54%) Android
4 1 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.54%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (36.76%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (29.19%) Business Intelligence
3 37 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 31 (16.76%) Analytics
4 31 (16.76%) Migration
5 29 (15.68%) Data Integration
6 25 (13.51%) Data Migration
7 24 (12.97%) ETL Development
8 23 (12.43%) DevOps
9 19 (10.27%) OO
10 18 (9.73%) Data Analysis
11 17 (9.19%) User Acceptance Testing
12 16 (8.65%) Asset Management
12 16 (8.65%) Scrum
12 16 (8.65%) Visualisation
13 15 (8.11%) Release Management
13 15 (8.11%) Test Automation
14 14 (7.57%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (6.49%) Investment Management
15 12 (6.49%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 116 (62.70%) SQL
2 29 (15.68%) Shell Script
3 24 (12.97%) Java
4 19 (10.27%) Python
5 17 (9.19%) T-SQL
6 10 (5.41%) ES6
6 10 (5.41%) PL/SQL
6 10 (5.41%) R
7 6 (3.24%) Bash Shell
7 6 (3.24%) PowerShell
8 5 (2.70%) C#
8 5 (2.70%) Perl
9 4 (2.16%) JavaScript
9 4 (2.16%) Korn
9 4 (2.16%) VBA
10 2 (1.08%) C
10 2 (1.08%) Scala
11 1 (0.54%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.54%) C++
11 1 (0.54%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 8 (4.32%) Degree
2 4 (2.16%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.08%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.54%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.54%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.54%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.54%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.65%) QA
2 8 (4.32%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.08%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.08%) GDPR
3 2 (1.08%) PMO
4 1 (0.54%) IFRS
4 1 (0.54%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 6 (3.24%) Docker
2 1 (0.54%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.54%) Postfix
2 1 (0.54%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 11 (5.95%) Ansible
2 5 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (2.70%) Puppet
3 3 (1.62%) Control-M
4 1 (0.54%) Grafana
4 1 (0.54%) Prometheus
4 1 (0.54%) SCOM
Vendors
1 76 (41.08%) Oracle
2 39 (21.08%) Ab Initio
3 38 (20.54%) Informatica
4 24 (12.97%) Teradata
5 20 (10.81%) Tableau
6 17 (9.19%) Microsoft
7 16 (8.65%) Talend
8 11 (5.95%) IBM
9 9 (4.86%) SAP
10 6 (3.24%) Vermilion
11 3 (1.62%) CA
12 2 (1.08%) Bloomberg
12 2 (1.08%) CODA
12 2 (1.08%) Sitecore
12 2 (1.08%) Sybase
13 1 (0.54%) Curam
13 1 (0.54%) Google
13 1 (0.54%) Proofpoint
13 1 (0.54%) RedGate
13 1 (0.54%) SolarWinds