Period
to 13 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Data Engineer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Senior Data Engineer
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Data Engineer 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.84% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 18 0 0
Sheffield median daily rate £425 - -
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sheffield median hourly rate - - -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Sheffield
Contract vacancies in Sheffield with a recognized job title 686 914 785
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.94% 94.32% 94.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 613 568
Sheffield median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £218 £263 £234
90th Percentile £590 £575 £566
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £401 £388
% change year-on-year +6.12% +3.35% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 28 36
Sheffield median hourly rate £20.48 £14.86 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.83% +16.53% -15.00%
10th Percentile £12.50 £9.85 £9.63
90th Percentile £39.48 £34.11 £18.88
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +10.00% +15.38% -13.33%

Senior Data Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

Job postings that featured Senior Data Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Sheffield.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Data Engineer in Sheffield

Senior Data Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Senior Data Engineer in Sheffield.

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Data Engineer in Sheffield

Senior Data Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, Senior Data Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Sheffield region featuring Senior Data Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
1 6 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 6 (100.00%) ETL
1 6 (100.00%) Informatica
1 6 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 6 (100.00%) QA
1 6 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 6 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 6 (100.00%) Data Management
1 6 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 6 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (100.00%) Data Reconciliation
1 6 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 6 (100.00%) Data Engineering
1 6 (100.00%) Collaborative Working
2 3 (50.00%) Big Data
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (33.33%) HBase
3 2 (33.33%) R
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) Coaching
3 2 (33.33%) Apache Spark
3 2 (33.33%) Apache Hive
3 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (33.33%) SAS

Senior Data Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 2 (33.33%) Apache Spark
1 2 (33.33%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 6 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (50.00%) Big Data
3 2 (33.33%) Apache Hive
3 2 (33.33%) HBase
3 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Collaborative Working
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 6 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 6 (100.00%) Data Engineering
1 6 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 6 (100.00%) Data Management
1 6 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 6 (100.00%) Data Reconciliation
1 6 (100.00%) ETL
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (33.33%) Coaching
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Informatica