Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 670 639 652
Rank change year-on-year -31 +13 -16
Contract jobs citing Data Extraction 218 207 256
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.22% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.25% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 130 165
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £260 £268 £263
90th Percentile £538 £538 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £381 £388
% change year-on-year +1.64% -1.61% +13.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 13
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +84.21% +18.75% +12.28%
10th Percentile £16.07 £14.10 £10.00
90th Percentile £38.38 £50.13 £26.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +84.21% +18.75% +12.28%

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 88,233 81,755 92,643
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 86.20% 85.51% 84.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 58,249 53,551 61,094
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £276 £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 2,389 2,080 2,284
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £24.58 £23.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.56% +2.95% +9.77%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.43 £11.35
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.16 £48.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year -20.00% +2.04% +12.23%

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 14 August 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 14 August 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Data Extraction in the UK

Data Extraction
Top 15 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 14 August 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 -16 203 £425 +6.25% 32
London +2 118 £500 +17.65% 6
UK excluding London -32 98 £388 +1.64% 29
North of England +7 42 £391 -0.82% 7
Yorkshire -5 22 £413 -21.24% 2
North West -6 15 £375 -3.23% 4
South East -40 14 £396 +9.24% 5
Midlands -18 13 £388 +3.33% 7
East of England +5 11 £315 +5.00% 3
East Midlands +3 9 £388 +3.33%
Scotland -41 9 £400 -5.88% 2
South West -6 6 £400 +23.08% 4
North East -2 5 £319 +2.00% 1
Wales -14 5 £175 -56.25% 1
West Midlands -28 4 - - 7

For the 6 months to 14 August 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.

1 118 (54.13%) SQL
2 70 (32.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 66 (30.28%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (29.36%) Data Analysis
5 63 (28.90%) ETL
6 61 (27.98%) Oracle
7 59 (27.06%) SQL Server
8 56 (25.69%) Python
9 54 (24.77%) Big Data
10 51 (23.39%) Finance
10 51 (23.39%) Migration
11 48 (22.02%) Amazon AWS
12 46 (21.10%) Jenkins
12 46 (21.10%) Analytical Skills
13 42 (19.27%) Hadoop
14 41 (18.81%) Amazon S3
15 39 (17.89%) Analytics
15 39 (17.89%) Stakeholder Management
15 39 (17.89%) Unix
15 39 (17.89%) Windows
15 39 (17.89%) MS Visio
15 39 (17.89%) SAP
16 38 (17.43%) Continuous Integration
17 37 (16.97%) Business Intelligence
17 37 (16.97%) Scrum
18 36 (16.51%) Test Automation
18 36 (16.51%) Sqoop
18 36 (16.51%) Data Quality
18 36 (16.51%) HDFS
19 34 (15.60%) Apache Hive

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 22 (10.09%) SAS
2 5 (2.29%) Confluence
3 4 (1.83%) Apache Spark
3 4 (1.83%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.38%) Apache Pig
5 2 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.92%) IIS
6 1 (0.46%) Apache
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 70 (32.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 39 (17.89%) MS Visio
3 12 (5.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (5.05%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (0.92%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.46%) SPSS
6 1 (0.46%) Stata
Business Applications
1 10 (4.59%) SAP HR
2 7 (3.21%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (2.29%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (1.83%) Actimize
4 4 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (1.83%) ResourceLink
4 4 (1.83%) Workday HCM
5 3 (1.38%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (1.38%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.92%) BPCS
6 2 (0.92%) Line 500
6 2 (0.92%) Movex
6 2 (0.92%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.92%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
6 2 (0.92%) Sage X3
6 2 (0.92%) SAP MDG
6 2 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.46%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.46%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.46%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 48 (22.02%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (18.81%) Amazon S3
3 33 (15.14%) Amazon EC2
4 31 (14.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 10 (4.59%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (4.59%) GitHub
6 7 (3.21%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (1.38%) Office 365
8 2 (0.92%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.92%) Serverless
9 1 (0.46%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.59%) SMS
2 5 (2.29%) SSH
3 3 (1.38%) Kerberos
4 2 (0.92%) Firewall
5 1 (0.46%) 3G
5 1 (0.46%) 3GPP
5 1 (0.46%) 4G
5 1 (0.46%) 5G
5 1 (0.46%) Internet
5 1 (0.46%) Intranet
5 1 (0.46%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (27.06%) SQL Server
2 54 (24.77%) Big Data
3 42 (19.27%) Hadoop
4 36 (16.51%) Sqoop
5 34 (15.60%) Apache Hive
6 31 (14.22%) Impala
7 16 (7.34%) MySQL
8 15 (6.88%) BusinessObjects
8 15 (6.88%) Relational Database
9 14 (6.42%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (6.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 13 (5.96%) Power BI
10 13 (5.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (5.05%) MongoDB
12 10 (4.59%) InfluxDB
13 9 (4.13%) Crystal Reports
14 5 (2.29%) MS Access
14 5 (2.29%) Oracle Reports
15 4 (1.83%) Data Mart
15 4 (1.83%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 46 (21.10%) Jenkins
2 16 (7.34%) JIRA
3 14 (6.42%) Bitbucket
4 4 (1.83%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.38%) LSMW
5 3 (1.38%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.92%) git-flow
7 1 (0.46%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.46%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.46%) Selenium
7 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 51 (23.39%) Finance
2 14 (6.42%) Banking
3 8 (3.67%) Investment Banking
3 8 (3.67%) Manufacturing
3 8 (3.67%) Retail
4 7 (3.21%) Legal
5 5 (2.29%) Publishing
6 4 (1.83%) Marketing
6 4 (1.83%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.38%) Advertising
7 3 (1.38%) Back Office
7 3 (1.38%) Electronics
7 3 (1.38%) Law
8 2 (0.92%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.46%) Billing
9 1 (0.46%) Front Office
9 1 (0.46%) Local Government
9 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 78 (35.78%) Analyst
2 35 (16.06%) Data Analyst
3 31 (14.22%) Developer
3 31 (14.22%) Platform Engineer
4 18 (8.26%) Business Analyst
4 18 (8.26%) Consultant
5 9 (4.13%) Data Engineer
5 9 (4.13%) Support Analyst
6 8 (3.67%) Data Business Analyst
7 7 (3.21%) ERP Analyst
7 7 (3.21%) Migration Analyst
7 7 (3.21%) Project Manager
8 6 (2.75%) Data Migration Analyst
8 6 (2.75%) Data Migration Lead
8 6 (2.75%) ERP Support
8 6 (2.75%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (2.75%) SQL Analyst
9 5 (2.29%) ETL Developer
9 5 (2.29%) SQL Developer
9 5 (2.29%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.50%) .NET
2 10 (4.59%) XML
3 8 (3.67%) ASP.NET
3 8 (3.67%) SOAP
3 8 (3.67%) Web Services
4 7 (3.21%) HTML
4 7 (3.21%) REST
5 5 (2.29%) JSON
5 5 (2.29%) OAuth
6 4 (1.83%) CSS
6 4 (1.83%) EDI
6 4 (1.83%) jQuery
7 3 (1.38%) ASP.NET Core
7 3 (1.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (1.38%) CSS3
7 3 (1.38%) EDIFACT
7 3 (1.38%) HTML5
7 3 (1.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (1.38%) WCF
7 3 (1.38%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 46 (21.10%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (15.14%) Wiki
3 15 (6.88%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.67%) Reference Data
4 8 (3.67%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (3.21%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.21%) User Experience
6 6 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.29%) PKI
8 4 (1.83%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (1.83%) NHS
9 3 (1.38%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.38%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.38%) Freedom of Information
9 3 (1.38%) Semantic Web
10 2 (0.92%) Analytical Mindset
10 2 (0.92%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.92%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.46%) Life Science
11 1 (0.46%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 39 (17.89%) Unix
1 39 (17.89%) Windows
2 6 (2.75%) Linux
3 2 (0.92%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (30.28%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (29.36%) Data Analysis
3 63 (28.90%) ETL
4 51 (23.39%) Migration
5 39 (17.89%) Analytics
5 39 (17.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 38 (17.43%) Continuous Integration
7 37 (16.97%) Business Intelligence
7 37 (16.97%) Scrum
8 36 (16.51%) Test Automation
9 34 (15.60%) Data Migration
10 33 (15.14%) Visualisation
11 32 (14.68%) Project Management
12 31 (14.22%) Build Automation
13 28 (12.84%) Data Management
14 27 (12.39%) Problem-Solving
15 24 (11.01%) ERP
16 18 (8.26%) Data Analytics
16 18 (8.26%) Data Modelling
17 17 (7.80%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 118 (54.13%) SQL
2 56 (25.69%) Python
3 32 (14.68%) Bash Shell
4 31 (14.22%) Korn
4 31 (14.22%) PowerShell
4 31 (14.22%) Shell Script
5 19 (8.72%) PL/SQL
6 14 (6.42%) C#
7 13 (5.96%) VBA
8 10 (4.59%) R
9 9 (4.13%) Java
10 8 (3.67%) JavaScript
11 7 (3.21%) T-SQL
12 6 (2.75%) VB
13 4 (1.83%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 2 (0.92%) ABAP
14 2 (0.92%) C
14 2 (0.92%) C++
14 2 (0.92%) Perl
15 1 (0.46%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (9.17%) Degree
2 3 (1.38%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.38%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.92%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.46%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.46%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.46%) PMP
4 1 (0.46%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (16.51%) Data Quality
2 7 (3.21%) SLA
3 5 (2.29%) GDPR
3 5 (2.29%) QA
4 2 (0.92%) Solvency II
4 2 (0.92%) WAI
5 1 (0.46%) IFRS
5 1 (0.46%) IFRS 9
5 1 (0.46%) PMO
System Software
1 36 (16.51%) HDFS
2 5 (2.29%) Docker
3 3 (1.38%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 32 (14.68%) Opscode Chef
2 31 (14.22%) Ansible
2 31 (14.22%) Hadoop YARN
2 31 (14.22%) Puppet
3 11 (5.05%) Prometheus
4 3 (1.38%) Oozie
4 3 (1.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (1.38%) Terraform
5 1 (0.46%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 61 (27.98%) Oracle
2 39 (17.89%) SAP
3 31 (14.22%) Cloudera
3 31 (14.22%) Tableau
4 28 (12.84%) Microsoft
5 14 (6.42%) Alteryx
6 10 (4.59%) Workday
7 9 (4.13%) New Relic
8 6 (2.75%) Teradata
9 5 (2.29%) Informatica
10 4 (1.83%) Northgate
10 4 (1.83%) Splunk
11 3 (1.38%) Embarcadero
11 3 (1.38%) Remedy
11 3 (1.38%) Sage
12 2 (0.92%) Ab Initio
12 2 (0.92%) Hyperion
12 2 (0.92%) RapidMiner
12 2 (0.92%) Talend
12 2 (0.92%) VMware