Period
to 13 December 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 13 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.

Data Extraction
UK
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 635 646 656
Rank change year-on-year +11 +10 -39
Contract jobs citing Data Extraction 278 252 235
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.24% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.28% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 149 145
UK median daily rate £455 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.75% - +17.65%
10th Percentile £304 £225 £281
90th Percentile £575 £540 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £395 £400
% change year-on-year +7.59% -1.25% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 11
UK median hourly rate £17.71 £44.33 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.06% +216.61% -28.21%
10th Percentile £15.90 £37.15 £10.00
90th Percentile £23.75 £51.10 £20.68
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.70 £44.33 £10.00
% change year-on-year -60.07% +343.25% -48.72%

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 91,392 88,694 87,632
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 86.72% 85.90% 85.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 60,516 59,163 57,746
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £300 £278 £263
90th Percentile £638 £638 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,345 2,083 2,479
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £24.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +6.67% +2.27%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.25 £11.05
90th Percentile £50.19 £49.24 £48.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.62 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -14.07% +6.67% -1.45%

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 13 December 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 13 December 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 13 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
England +14 258 £455 +13.75% 34
London +49 139 £525 +16.67% 11
UK excluding London -14 138 £425 +7.59% 27
North of England -7 37 £425 +9.68% 6
South East -9 30 £410 -18.00% 5
Yorkshire -3 21 £425 - 1
Midlands -19 20 £423 +11.55% 4
East of England +11 16 £169 -46.08% 5
South West -42 15 £475 +20.25% 3
North West -21 13 £381 +5.17% 4
East Midlands +5 12 £425 +12.21% 1
Scotland -12 11 £388 +14.81% 3
West Midlands -29 8 £313 -18.03% 3
Wales -16 6 £375 -
Northern Ireland +32 3 - - 1
North East -4 3 £475 +58.33% 1

For the 6 months to 13 December 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.

1 145 (52.16%) SQL
2 87 (31.29%) Amazon AWS
3 84 (30.22%) ETL
3 84 (30.22%) Agile Software Development
4 81 (29.14%) Data Analysis
5 80 (28.78%) SQL Server
6 79 (28.42%) Microsoft Excel
7 78 (28.06%) Python
8 74 (26.62%) Oracle
8 74 (26.62%) Big Data
9 71 (25.54%) Migration
10 69 (24.82%) Test Automation
11 61 (21.94%) Scrum
12 60 (21.58%) Jenkins
13 59 (21.22%) Unix
14 56 (20.14%) Analytical Skills
15 55 (19.78%) Amazon S3
16 52 (18.71%) Shell Script
17 51 (18.35%) Hadoop
17 51 (18.35%) Bash Shell
17 51 (18.35%) Continuous Integration
18 49 (17.63%) Amazon EC2
18 49 (17.63%) Ansible
18 49 (17.63%) Analytics
19 48 (17.27%) Data Migration
19 48 (17.27%) SAP
20 47 (16.91%) MS Visio
20 47 (16.91%) Finance
20 47 (16.91%) Wiki
20 47 (16.91%) Build Automation

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 24 (8.63%) SAS
2 8 (2.88%) Confluence
3 4 (1.44%) Appian
3 4 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.08%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.72%) PowerExchange
6 1 (0.36%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.36%) SharePoint
Applications
1 79 (28.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 47 (16.91%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.16%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (1.80%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (1.08%) SPSS
6 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.36%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.36%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (7.19%) SAP HR
2 15 (5.40%) Workday HCM
3 6 (2.16%) SAP MDG
4 4 (1.44%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 4 (1.44%) SAP ERP
4 4 (1.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (1.44%) SAP S/4HANA
5 3 (1.08%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (1.08%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (1.08%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (1.08%) Oracle iProcurement
5 3 (1.08%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (1.08%) PeopleSoft HCM
6 2 (0.72%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (0.72%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.72%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.72%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.72%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.36%) Actimize
7 1 (0.36%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 87 (31.29%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (19.78%) Amazon S3
3 49 (17.63%) Amazon EC2
4 45 (16.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 32 (11.51%) Microsoft Azure
6 18 (6.47%) Serverless
7 11 (3.96%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (3.96%) GitHub
8 6 (2.16%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (1.44%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (1.44%) SaaS
10 3 (1.08%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.36%) Adobe Analytics
11 1 (0.36%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.36%) IaaS
11 1 (0.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.80%) SSH
2 2 (0.72%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.36%) 3G
3 1 (0.36%) 3GPP
3 1 (0.36%) 4G
3 1 (0.36%) 5G
3 1 (0.36%) Firewall
3 1 (0.36%) Intranet
3 1 (0.36%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (28.78%) SQL Server
2 74 (26.62%) Big Data
3 51 (18.35%) Hadoop
4 39 (14.03%) Sqoop
5 38 (13.67%) Apache Hive
6 36 (12.95%) Impala
7 25 (8.99%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (6.83%) Data Lake
9 18 (6.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 17 (6.12%) MS Access
11 16 (5.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 14 (5.04%) MongoDB
12 14 (5.04%) MySQL
13 12 (4.32%) Power BI
13 12 (4.32%) Relational Database
14 10 (3.60%) BusinessObjects
14 10 (3.60%) Data Mining
14 10 (3.60%) InfluxDB
15 7 (2.52%) Oracle Database
16 6 (2.16%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 60 (21.58%) Jenkins
2 20 (7.19%) JIRA
3 15 (5.40%) Visual Studio Team System
4 14 (5.04%) Bitbucket
5 12 (4.32%) Git (software)
6 7 (2.52%) Selenium
7 5 (1.80%) Cucumber
8 4 (1.44%) git-flow
8 4 (1.44%) WebDriver
9 3 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (1.08%) CA Gen
9 3 (1.08%) JMeter
9 3 (1.08%) SoapUI
9 3 (1.08%) SpecFlow
10 2 (0.72%) LSMW
10 2 (0.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.36%) Ant
11 1 (0.36%) Maven
11 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 47 (16.91%) Finance
2 18 (6.47%) Banking
3 7 (2.52%) Retail
4 6 (2.16%) Legal
4 6 (2.16%) Publishing
5 4 (1.44%) Retail Banking
6 3 (1.08%) Back Office
6 3 (1.08%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.08%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.72%) Advertising
7 2 (0.72%) General Ledger
7 2 (0.72%) German Language
7 2 (0.72%) Marketing
7 2 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.72%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.36%) Electronics
8 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.36%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 83 (29.86%) Analyst
2 60 (21.58%) Data Analyst
3 54 (19.42%) Developer
4 39 (14.03%) Platform Engineer
5 17 (6.12%) Consultant
6 16 (5.76%) Data Engineer
6 16 (5.76%) Full Stack Developer
7 14 (5.04%) Business Analyst
8 13 (4.68%) AWS Engineer
8 13 (4.68%) Migration Analyst
9 12 (4.32%) HR Analyst
10 11 (3.96%) Data Migration Analyst
10 11 (3.96%) Node.js Developer
11 10 (3.60%) Architect
12 9 (3.24%) JavaScript Developer
12 9 (3.24%) Project Manager
12 9 (3.24%) SQL Analyst
12 9 (3.24%) SQL Data Analyst
13 8 (2.88%) DevOps Engineer
13 8 (2.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (7.91%) REST
2 17 (6.12%) CSS
2 17 (6.12%) HTML
3 16 (5.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 15 (5.40%) AngularJS
4 15 (5.40%) Express
4 15 (5.40%) Node.js
4 15 (5.40%) Vue.js
5 14 (5.04%) Pug
6 10 (3.60%) XML
7 9 (3.24%) .NET
7 9 (3.24%) JSON
7 9 (3.24%) SOAP
8 6 (2.16%) Web Services
9 5 (1.80%) ASP.NET
9 5 (1.80%) OAuth
10 4 (1.44%) Drools
10 4 (1.44%) MEAN Stack
11 3 (1.08%) WCF
11 3 (1.08%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 56 (20.14%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (16.91%) Wiki
3 16 (5.76%) Management Information System
4 15 (5.40%) Reference Data
5 8 (2.88%) Algorithms
6 7 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.80%) Data Structures
7 5 (1.80%) PKI
7 5 (1.80%) Robotics
8 4 (1.44%) Analytical Mindset
9 3 (1.08%) Credit Risk
9 3 (1.08%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (1.08%) Social Media
9 3 (1.08%) User Experience
10 2 (0.72%) FMCG
10 2 (0.72%) Freedom of Information
10 2 (0.72%) NHS
10 2 (0.72%) Self-Motivation
11 1 (0.36%) Fintech
11 1 (0.36%) Industry 4.0
Operating Systems
1 59 (21.22%) Unix
2 46 (16.55%) Windows
3 20 (7.19%) Linux
4 4 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.08%) AIX
6 1 (0.36%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (30.22%) Agile Software Development
1 84 (30.22%) ETL
2 81 (29.14%) Data Analysis
3 71 (25.54%) Migration
4 69 (24.82%) Test Automation
5 61 (21.94%) Scrum
6 51 (18.35%) Continuous Integration
7 49 (17.63%) Analytics
8 48 (17.27%) Data Migration
9 47 (16.91%) Build Automation
10 39 (14.03%) DevOps
11 36 (12.95%) Stakeholder Management
12 35 (12.59%) Data Management
13 32 (11.51%) Data Modelling
13 32 (11.51%) Visualisation
14 31 (11.15%) Business Intelligence
15 30 (10.79%) Validation
16 29 (10.43%) Problem-Solving
16 29 (10.43%) Project Management
17 24 (8.63%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 145 (52.16%) SQL
2 78 (28.06%) Python
3 52 (18.71%) Shell Script
4 51 (18.35%) Bash Shell
5 46 (16.55%) PowerShell
6 45 (16.19%) Korn
7 20 (7.19%) JavaScript
8 18 (6.47%) Java
9 14 (5.04%) PL/SQL
9 14 (5.04%) VB
10 11 (3.96%) C#
11 10 (3.60%) VBA
12 9 (3.24%) R
12 9 (3.24%) T-SQL
13 5 (1.80%) C++
14 4 (1.44%) C
14 4 (1.44%) Scala
15 3 (1.08%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 3 (1.08%) Groovy
15 3 (1.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 26 (9.35%) Degree
2 5 (1.80%) Numerate Degree
3 4 (1.44%) Master's Degree
3 4 (1.44%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.72%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.72%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.36%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.36%) PMP
5 1 (0.36%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.36%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (12.59%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.80%) SLA
3 4 (1.44%) QA
4 2 (0.72%) GDPR
5 1 (0.36%) GxP
5 1 (0.36%) PMO
System Software
1 44 (15.83%) HDFS
2 6 (2.16%) Docker
Systems Management
1 49 (17.63%) Ansible
2 46 (16.55%) Opscode Chef
3 45 (16.19%) Puppet
4 36 (12.95%) Hadoop YARN
5 11 (3.96%) Prometheus
6 3 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.36%) EnCase
7 1 (0.36%) FTK
7 1 (0.36%) Oozie
7 1 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.36%) Terraform
Vendors
1 74 (26.62%) Oracle
2 48 (17.27%) SAP
3 36 (12.95%) Cloudera
4 29 (10.43%) Tableau
5 23 (8.27%) Microsoft
6 22 (7.91%) Workday
7 21 (7.55%) Splunk
8 12 (4.32%) Alteryx
9 9 (3.24%) Google
9 9 (3.24%) New Relic
9 9 (3.24%) Talend
10 8 (2.88%) IBM
11 6 (2.16%) Informatica
12 5 (1.80%) RapidMiner
12 5 (1.80%) Teradata
13 4 (1.44%) Citrix
13 4 (1.44%) Pega
13 4 (1.44%) PeopleSoft
14 3 (1.08%) Ariba
14 3 (1.08%) CA