Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Data Extraction skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Extraction over the 6 months to 20 October 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 Extraction
UK
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 626 638 669
Rank change year-on-year +12 +31 -40
Contract jobs citing Data Extraction 265 246 234
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.25% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.29% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 141 145
UK median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £300 £225 £263
90th Percentile £556 £569 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £388 £356
% change year-on-year +8.39% +8.77% +9.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 15 15
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £41.15 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.40% +193.93% -46.15%
10th Percentile £16.13 £15.95 £10.00
90th Percentile £36.50 £56.60 £26.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £41.15 £14.00
% change year-on-year -56.26% +193.93% -46.15%

Data Extraction 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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 88,242 85,195 90,467
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 86.22% 85.74% 85.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 58,214 56,472 59,717
UK median daily rate £451 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.11% +5.88% +3.16%
10th Percentile £300 £280 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,390 2,044 2,454
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £24.93 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.75% +10.78% +3.45%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £48.26
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.17 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -19.32% +8.70% +4.55%

Data Extraction
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Data Extraction as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Data Extraction in the UK

Data Extraction
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Extraction in the UK

Data Extraction
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Extraction over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Extraction in the UK

Data Extraction
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Extraction in the UK

Data Extraction
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Extraction over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Data Extraction in the UK

Data Extraction
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Extraction within the UK over the 6 months to 20 October 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
England +19 252 £450 +12.50% 26
London +25 139 £525 +18.64% 16
UK excluding London -32 125 £420 +8.39% 11
North of England -13 41 £425 +9.68% 4
Yorkshire -12 25 £426 -0.29% 2
South East -16 25 £406 -14.25% 2
Midlands -22 19 £425 +21.43% 3
East of England +11 16 £256 -16.41% 1
South West -26 13 £463 +42.31%
East Midlands +5 12 £425 +6.25%
North West -11 11 £338 -12.90% 1
Scotland -25 8 £413 +17.86% 1
West Midlands -20 7 - - 3
North East +5 5 £319 +6.25% 1
Northern Ireland +37 3 - -
Wales -23 2 £375 -

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Data Extraction 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 with a requirement for Data Extraction.

1 136 (51.32%) SQL
2 92 (34.72%) Microsoft Excel
3 91 (34.34%) Data Analysis
4 86 (32.45%) Python
5 84 (31.70%) Agile Software Development
6 81 (30.57%) ETL
7 79 (29.81%) Oracle
8 77 (29.06%) SQL Server
9 76 (28.68%) Big Data
10 74 (27.92%) Amazon AWS
11 69 (26.04%) Jenkins
12 65 (24.53%) Migration
13 63 (23.77%) Unix
14 62 (23.40%) Hadoop
14 62 (23.40%) Amazon S3
15 60 (22.64%) Test Automation
15 60 (22.64%) Analytical Skills
16 59 (22.26%) Continuous Integration
16 59 (22.26%) MS Visio
17 58 (21.89%) Scrum
17 58 (21.89%) Bash Shell
18 56 (21.13%) Amazon EC2
19 55 (20.75%) Ansible
19 55 (20.75%) Finance
19 55 (20.75%) Shell Script
20 54 (20.38%) Windows
20 54 (20.38%) Wiki
21 53 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
21 53 (20.00%) Build Automation
22 52 (19.62%) HDFS

Data Extraction
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 29 (10.94%) SAS
2 10 (3.77%) Confluence
3 4 (1.51%) Apache Spark
3 4 (1.51%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.75%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.38%) Appian
Applications
1 92 (34.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 59 (22.26%) MS Visio
3 8 (3.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (2.64%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (1.13%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (1.13%) SPSS
6 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.38%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 17 (6.42%) SAP HR
2 10 (3.77%) Workday HCM
3 5 (1.89%) SAP ERP
4 4 (1.51%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (1.13%) Actimize
5 3 (1.13%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (1.13%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (1.13%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (1.13%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (1.13%) Oracle iProcurement
5 3 (1.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (1.13%) SAP MDG
5 3 (1.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.75%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (0.75%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.75%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.75%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.75%) PeopleSoft HCM
6 2 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.75%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 74 (27.92%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (23.40%) Amazon S3
3 56 (21.13%) Amazon EC2
4 52 (19.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 10 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (3.40%) GitHub
7 7 (2.64%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (1.51%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (1.51%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (1.51%) Serverless
9 3 (1.13%) SaaS
9 3 (1.13%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.38%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.38%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.64%) SSH
2 4 (1.51%) SMS
3 3 (1.13%) Kerberos
4 2 (0.75%) Firewall
5 1 (0.38%) 3G
5 1 (0.38%) 3GPP
5 1 (0.38%) 4G
5 1 (0.38%) 5G
5 1 (0.38%) Internet
5 1 (0.38%) Intranet
5 1 (0.38%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (29.06%) SQL Server
2 76 (28.68%) Big Data
3 62 (23.40%) Hadoop
4 49 (18.49%) Sqoop
5 48 (18.11%) Apache Hive
6 45 (16.98%) Impala
7 16 (6.04%) MySQL
8 15 (5.66%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (5.28%) Relational Database
10 13 (4.91%) BusinessObjects
10 13 (4.91%) MS Access
11 11 (4.15%) MongoDB
11 11 (4.15%) Power BI
12 10 (3.77%) InfluxDB
13 8 (3.02%) Data Mining
13 8 (3.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (2.64%) Oracle Reports
14 7 (2.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 4 (1.51%) BigQuery
15 4 (1.51%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 69 (26.04%) Jenkins
2 22 (8.30%) JIRA
3 16 (6.04%) Bitbucket
4 5 (1.89%) Cucumber
4 5 (1.89%) Selenium
5 4 (1.51%) git-flow
6 3 (1.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (1.13%) JMeter
6 3 (1.13%) SoapUI
6 3 (1.13%) SpecFlow
6 3 (1.13%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.75%) LSMW
7 2 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 55 (20.75%) Finance
2 19 (7.17%) Banking
3 8 (3.02%) Retail
4 7 (2.64%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.26%) Investment Banking
5 6 (2.26%) Legal
6 4 (1.51%) Publishing
7 3 (1.13%) Marketing
7 3 (1.13%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.13%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.75%) Advertising
8 2 (0.75%) Back Office
8 2 (0.75%) Electronics
8 2 (0.75%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.75%) German Language
8 2 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.38%) Front Office
9 1 (0.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 91 (34.34%) Analyst
2 55 (20.75%) Data Analyst
3 46 (17.36%) Platform Engineer
4 28 (10.57%) Developer
5 19 (7.17%) Business Analyst
6 15 (5.66%) Consultant
7 13 (4.91%) Data Engineer
8 11 (4.15%) AWS Engineer
8 11 (4.15%) Project Manager
9 9 (3.40%) HR Analyst
9 9 (3.40%) Migration Analyst
9 9 (3.40%) SAP Analyst
10 8 (3.02%) Data Business Analyst
10 8 (3.02%) Data Migration Analyst
10 8 (3.02%) DevOps Engineer
11 7 (2.64%) Architect
11 7 (2.64%) AWS DevOps
11 7 (2.64%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 7 (2.64%) SQL Analyst
12 6 (2.26%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.77%) JSON
1 10 (3.77%) SOAP
2 9 (3.40%) REST
3 8 (3.02%) XML
4 7 (2.64%) OAuth
5 6 (2.26%) .NET
5 6 (2.26%) Web Services
6 5 (1.89%) ASP.NET
7 3 (1.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (1.13%) Flask
7 3 (1.13%) Natural Language Processing
7 3 (1.13%) WCF
7 3 (1.13%) WinForms
7 3 (1.13%) YAML
8 2 (0.75%) Node.js
9 1 (0.38%) Apache Flex
9 1 (0.38%) Drools
9 1 (0.38%) Entity Framework
9 1 (0.38%) jQuery
9 1 (0.38%) React
Miscellaneous
1 60 (22.64%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (20.38%) Wiki
3 19 (7.17%) Management Information System
4 12 (4.53%) Reference Data
5 9 (3.40%) Computer Science
6 8 (3.02%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (2.64%) PKI
8 5 (1.89%) User Experience
9 4 (1.51%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.51%) Analytical Mindset
9 4 (1.51%) Credit Risk
9 4 (1.51%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.13%) FMCG
10 3 (1.13%) Freedom of Information
10 3 (1.13%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (1.13%) NHS
10 3 (1.13%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (1.13%) Social Media
11 2 (0.75%) Robotics
11 2 (0.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 63 (23.77%) Unix
2 54 (20.38%) Windows
3 18 (6.79%) Linux
4 4 (1.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (34.34%) Data Analysis
2 84 (31.70%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (30.57%) ETL
4 65 (24.53%) Migration
5 60 (22.64%) Test Automation
6 59 (22.26%) Continuous Integration
7 58 (21.89%) Scrum
8 53 (20.00%) Build Automation
9 49 (18.49%) Analytics
10 41 (15.47%) Data Migration
10 41 (15.47%) Stakeholder Management
11 39 (14.72%) Business Intelligence
11 39 (14.72%) Data Management
12 36 (13.58%) Visualisation
13 34 (12.83%) Project Management
14 32 (12.08%) ERP
15 27 (10.19%) Validation
16 25 (9.43%) Data Analytics
17 23 (8.68%) DevOps
17 23 (8.68%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 136 (51.32%) SQL
2 86 (32.45%) Python
3 58 (21.89%) Bash Shell
4 55 (20.75%) Shell Script
5 52 (19.62%) Korn
5 52 (19.62%) PowerShell
6 15 (5.66%) Java
7 12 (4.53%) PL/SQL
8 11 (4.15%) C#
8 11 (4.15%) VB
9 10 (3.77%) R
9 10 (3.77%) VBA
10 5 (1.89%) C++
10 5 (1.89%) JavaScript
11 4 (1.51%) C
11 4 (1.51%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 4 (1.51%) Scala
11 4 (1.51%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.13%) Groovy
12 3 (1.13%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 27 (10.19%) Degree
2 5 (1.89%) Numerate Degree
2 5 (1.89%) SC Cleared
2 5 (1.89%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.51%) Master's Degree
4 2 (0.75%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.38%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.38%) PMP
5 1 (0.38%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.38%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (14.72%) Data Quality
2 8 (3.02%) SLA
3 3 (1.13%) GDPR
4 2 (0.75%) QA
4 2 (0.75%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.38%) GxP
5 1 (0.38%) IFRS
5 1 (0.38%) IFRS 9
5 1 (0.38%) PMO
System Software
1 52 (19.62%) HDFS
2 7 (2.64%) Docker
3 1 (0.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 55 (20.75%) Ansible
2 53 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 52 (19.62%) Puppet
4 45 (16.98%) Hadoop YARN
5 11 (4.15%) Prometheus
6 3 (1.13%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (1.13%) Terraform
7 2 (0.75%) Oozie
7 2 (0.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 79 (29.81%) Oracle
2 47 (17.74%) SAP
3 45 (16.98%) Cloudera
4 32 (12.08%) Tableau
5 19 (7.17%) Microsoft
6 18 (6.79%) Workday
7 12 (4.53%) Alteryx
8 9 (3.40%) New Relic
8 9 (3.40%) Splunk
9 7 (2.64%) Teradata
10 6 (2.26%) Google
10 6 (2.26%) Informatica
11 5 (1.89%) RapidMiner
11 5 (1.89%) Talend
12 4 (1.51%) Remedy
13 3 (1.13%) Atlassian
14 2 (0.75%) Embarcadero
14 2 (0.75%) Hortonworks
14 2 (0.75%) MuleSoft
14 2 (0.75%) ServiceNow