Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Data Integration skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Integration over the 6 months to 16 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 Integration
UK
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 391 341 374
Rank change year-on-year -50 +33 -35
Contract jobs citing Data Integration 669 746 661
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.64% 0.73% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.85% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 541 443
UK median daily rate £488 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £350
90th Percentile £650 £650 £663
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 8
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £52.50 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.10% +105.88% -27.82%
10th Percentile £14.15 £16.64 £11.03
90th Percentile £40.50 £65.50 £28.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £52.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year -58.10% +105.88% -27.82%

Data Integration 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 90,418 88,119 87,561
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 86.77% 85.88% 85.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 59,907 58,813 57,686
UK median daily rate £465 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £300 £278 £263
90th Percentile £638 £638 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,315 2,058 2,464
UK median hourly rate £22.43 £24.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.54% +6.67% +2.27%
10th Percentile £11.19 £11.25 £11.06
90th Percentile £50.25 £49.58 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -16.00% +11.11% -

Data Integration
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Integration in the UK

Data Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Integration in the UK

Data Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Integration over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Integration in the UK

Data Integration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Integration in the UK

Data Integration
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Integration over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Data Integration in the UK

Data Integration
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 Integration within the UK over the 6 months to 16 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 -49 600 £488 - 161
UK excluding London -43 349 £475 +5.56% 95
London +2 311 £525 +5.00% 79
South East -34 97 £475 - 27
East of England -12 68 £469 +10.29% 15
North of England -55 62 £450 +0.28% 31
Scotland +2 54 £500 +25.00% 12
Yorkshire -47 33 £438 +2.94% 4
South West -10 32 £425 -7.61% 4
Midlands -33 29 £400 -20.00% 5
North West -21 27 £475 -22.13% 25
West Midlands -24 16 £483 -5.85% 5
East Midlands +1 13 £393 -21.50%
Wales -25 8 £788 +62.37% 1
North East -22 4 £475 -13.64% 2

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Data Integration 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 Integration.

1 278 (41.55%) SQL
2 259 (38.71%) ETL
3 237 (35.43%) Data Warehouse
4 218 (32.59%) Business Intelligence
5 201 (30.04%) Data Modelling
6 188 (28.10%) Agile Software Development
7 179 (26.76%) Oracle
8 152 (22.72%) Microsoft Azure
9 136 (20.33%) Analytics
10 134 (20.03%) Finance
11 133 (19.88%) SQL Server
12 124 (18.54%) Data Quality
13 118 (17.64%) Big Data
14 114 (17.04%) Migration
15 111 (16.59%) Microsoft
16 101 (15.10%) Relational Database
17 96 (14.35%) Hadoop
18 95 (14.20%) Data Architecture
18 95 (14.20%) Python
19 90 (13.45%) Informatica
20 87 (13.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 85 (12.71%) Data Management
22 84 (12.56%) Java
23 79 (11.81%) Visualisation
24 78 (11.66%) Data Migration
25 76 (11.36%) SAP
26 74 (11.06%) Power BI
27 71 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
28 70 (10.46%) Unix
29 67 (10.01%) Talend

Data Integration
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 63 (9.42%) Apache Spark
2 37 (5.53%) SAS
3 30 (4.48%) Confluence
4 27 (4.04%) SharePoint
5 22 (3.29%) Apache
6 16 (2.39%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (1.20%) Apache Pig
8 6 (0.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 6 (0.90%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.45%) Apache Qpid
9 3 (0.45%) Apache Solr
9 3 (0.45%) Cloud Foundry
9 3 (0.45%) IIS
9 3 (0.45%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.30%) CMS
10 2 (0.30%) Mule
10 2 (0.30%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 23 (3.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (1.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (0.90%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.75%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (0.75%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.15%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 21 (3.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (2.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (1.05%) Maximo
3 7 (1.05%) SAP Hybris
4 6 (0.90%) SAP S/4HANA
5 4 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.45%) Elite 3E
6 3 (0.45%) Markit EDM
6 3 (0.45%) SAP MM
6 3 (0.45%) SAP Retail
7 2 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.30%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.30%) SAP BPC
7 2 (0.30%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.30%) SAP MDG
7 2 (0.30%) thinkFolio
8 1 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.15%) SAP PM
8 1 (0.15%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 152 (22.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 58 (8.67%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (4.48%) Azure Data Factory
4 15 (2.24%) SaaS
5 14 (2.09%) GitHub
6 12 (1.79%) PaaS
7 11 (1.64%) Data Lake Analytics
8 10 (1.49%) Google Cloud Platform
9 8 (1.20%) IaaS
10 7 (1.05%) Dynamics 365
11 6 (0.90%) Amazon S3
11 6 (0.90%) Boomi
11 6 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (0.75%) Amazon EMR
12 5 (0.75%) Amazon Kinesis
12 5 (0.75%) Office 365
12 5 (0.75%) Serverless
13 3 (0.45%) AWS Lambda
13 3 (0.45%) Azure Active Directory
13 3 (0.45%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.24%) Internet
2 6 (0.90%) LAN
3 5 (0.75%) FTP
4 4 (0.60%) Firewall
5 2 (0.30%) DMARC
5 2 (0.30%) DNS
5 2 (0.30%) Extranet
5 2 (0.30%) SSL
6 1 (0.15%) Intranet
6 1 (0.15%) NAS
6 1 (0.15%) SAN
6 1 (0.15%) SMS
6 1 (0.15%) VoIP
6 1 (0.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 237 (35.43%) Data Warehouse
2 133 (19.88%) SQL Server
3 118 (17.64%) Big Data
4 101 (15.10%) Relational Database
5 96 (14.35%) Hadoop
6 87 (13.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 74 (11.06%) Power BI
8 55 (8.22%) Data Lake
9 46 (6.88%) MongoDB
10 40 (5.98%) HBase
11 37 (5.53%) NoSQL
12 36 (5.38%) Apache Hive
12 36 (5.38%) RDBMS
13 35 (5.23%) BusinessObjects
14 28 (4.19%) Pentaho
14 28 (4.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 26 (3.89%) Oracle Database
15 26 (3.89%) PostgreSQL
16 25 (3.74%) Impala
17 24 (3.59%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 39 (5.83%) JIRA
2 21 (3.14%) Git (software)
3 20 (2.99%) SoapUI
4 19 (2.84%) JMeter
4 19 (2.84%) Selenium
5 16 (2.39%) LoadRunner
6 14 (2.09%) Jenkins
7 12 (1.79%) Bitbucket
8 10 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (1.49%) Toad
9 9 (1.35%) Maven
9 9 (1.35%) TeamCity
9 9 (1.35%) Visual Studio Team System
10 7 (1.05%) Visual Studio
11 6 (0.90%) Eclipse
11 6 (0.90%) ERwin
11 6 (0.90%) JUnit
12 5 (0.75%) FishEye
13 4 (0.60%) GitLab
13 4 (0.60%) SpecFlow
General
1 134 (20.03%) Finance
2 66 (9.87%) Retail
3 41 (6.13%) Banking
4 17 (2.54%) Marketing
4 17 (2.54%) Pharmaceutical
5 15 (2.24%) Legal
6 10 (1.49%) Publishing
7 7 (1.05%) Investment Banking
7 7 (1.05%) Telecoms
8 5 (0.75%) Back Office
8 5 (0.75%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.60%) Billing
9 4 (0.60%) Front Office
9 4 (0.60%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.60%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.45%) Games
10 3 (0.45%) Local Government
11 2 (0.30%) Law
12 1 (0.15%) Automotive
12 1 (0.15%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 236 (35.28%) Developer
2 151 (22.57%) Architect
3 85 (12.71%) Data Architect
4 68 (10.16%) Analyst
5 55 (8.22%) Consultant
6 48 (7.17%) ETL Developer
7 47 (7.03%) Solutions Architect
8 42 (6.28%) Data Engineer
9 29 (4.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 26 (3.89%) Data Consultant
10 26 (3.89%) SQL Developer
11 23 (3.44%) Business Analyst
12 22 (3.29%) Ab Initio Developer
12 22 (3.29%) Project Manager
13 20 (2.99%) Java Developer
14 18 (2.69%) Azure Engineer
14 18 (2.69%) Big Data Engineer
15 17 (2.54%) Data Analyst
15 17 (2.54%) Data Migration Consultant
15 17 (2.54%) Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (7.92%) Web Services
2 41 (6.13%) XML
3 38 (5.68%) Kafka
4 33 (4.93%) REST
5 30 (4.48%) .NET
6 28 (4.19%) SOAP
7 23 (3.44%) JSON
8 22 (3.29%) Spring
9 21 (3.14%) HTML
10 18 (2.69%) CSS
10 18 (2.69%) Middleware
11 17 (2.54%) .NET Framework
12 16 (2.39%) RESTful
13 14 (2.09%) AngularJS
14 13 (1.94%) HTML5
15 11 (1.64%) RabbitMQ
16 9 (1.35%) EDI
16 9 (1.35%) Spring Boot
17 8 (1.20%) CSS3
18 7 (1.05%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 71 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (5.38%) Algorithms
3 30 (4.48%) Management Information System
4 23 (3.44%) Reference Data
5 22 (3.29%) Data Structures
6 14 (2.09%) Client/Server
6 14 (2.09%) Taxonomies
7 10 (1.49%) Greenfield Project
7 10 (1.49%) Self-Motivation
7 10 (1.49%) User Experience
8 7 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (0.90%) CMDB
9 6 (0.90%) NHS
9 6 (0.90%) Virtual Team
10 5 (0.75%) Data Centre
11 4 (0.60%) Fintech
11 4 (0.60%) FMCG
12 3 (0.45%) Mobile Banking
12 3 (0.45%) Replication
12 3 (0.45%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 70 (10.46%) Unix
2 30 (4.48%) Linux
3 21 (3.14%) Windows
4 8 (1.20%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.15%) Android
6 1 (0.15%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.15%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 259 (38.71%) ETL
2 218 (32.59%) Business Intelligence
3 201 (30.04%) Data Modelling
4 188 (28.10%) Agile Software Development
5 136 (20.33%) Analytics
6 114 (17.04%) Migration
7 95 (14.20%) Data Architecture
8 85 (12.71%) Data Management
9 79 (11.81%) Visualisation
10 78 (11.66%) Data Migration
11 61 (9.12%) Data Governance
12 56 (8.37%) Data Engineering
12 56 (8.37%) Metadata Management
13 55 (8.22%) Data Analysis
14 53 (7.92%) Data Visualisation
15 52 (7.77%) Scrum
15 52 (7.77%) Stakeholder Management
16 44 (6.58%) SDLC
17 43 (6.43%) Master Data Management
17 43 (6.43%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 278 (41.55%) SQL
2 95 (14.20%) Python
3 84 (12.56%) Java
4 60 (8.97%) Shell Script
5 50 (7.47%) T-SQL
6 46 (6.88%) JavaScript
7 44 (6.58%) R
8 40 (5.98%) PL/SQL
9 28 (4.19%) C#
10 22 (3.29%) MATLAB
10 22 (3.29%) Scala
11 15 (2.24%) PowerShell
12 12 (1.79%) VBA
13 11 (1.64%) Cypher
14 10 (1.49%) Java 8
15 8 (1.20%) Perl
16 6 (0.90%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 5 (0.75%) ABAP
18 3 (0.45%) Apex Code
18 3 (0.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 48 (7.17%) Degree
2 42 (6.28%) Security Cleared
3 35 (5.23%) SC Cleared
4 27 (4.04%) Computer Science Degree
5 16 (2.39%) ISEB
5 16 (2.39%) ISTQB
6 13 (1.94%) Master's Degree
7 6 (0.90%) BPSS Clearance
7 6 (0.90%) PMP
8 4 (0.60%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.45%) DBS Check
9 3 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.30%) AWS Certification
10 2 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.15%) CBAP
11 1 (0.15%) CISSP
11 1 (0.15%) MBA
11 1 (0.15%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 124 (18.54%) Data Quality
2 57 (8.52%) QA
3 16 (2.39%) GDPR
4 8 (1.20%) SLA
5 4 (0.60%) MiFID
5 4 (0.60%) PMO
6 3 (0.45%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.30%) EMIR
7 2 (0.30%) FATCA
7 2 (0.30%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (4.19%) Apache Flume
2 10 (1.49%) HDFS
3 7 (1.05%) Docker
4 6 (0.90%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 5 (0.75%) Active Directory
6 3 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (1.20%) Ansible
2 7 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.90%) Control-M
3 6 (0.90%) Puppet
4 5 (0.75%) Terraform
5 4 (0.60%) Kubernetes
6 3 (0.45%) Nagios
6 3 (0.45%) Oozie
7 2 (0.30%) CA Spectrum
7 2 (0.30%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.15%) HP ALM
8 1 (0.15%) SCCM
8 1 (0.15%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 179 (26.76%) Oracle
2 111 (16.59%) Microsoft
3 90 (13.45%) Informatica
4 76 (11.36%) SAP
5 67 (10.01%) Talend
6 58 (8.67%) Tableau
7 35 (5.23%) Ab Initio
7 35 (5.23%) Teradata
8 25 (3.74%) Alteryx
8 25 (3.74%) Cloudera
9 24 (3.59%) IBM
10 18 (2.69%) Netezza
11 16 (2.39%) Cognos
11 16 (2.39%) Databricks
11 16 (2.39%) MapR
12 15 (2.24%) Google
13 14 (2.09%) Hortonworks
14 13 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
15 11 (1.64%) Workday
16 7 (1.05%) ServiceNow