Period
to 17 August 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 17 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 Integration
UK
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 362 346 401
Rank change year-on-year -16 +55 -21
Contract jobs citing Data Integration 719 682 639
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.70% 0.71% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 0.83% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 472 472 400
UK median daily rate £490 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.89% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £350 £325 £350
90th Percentile £660 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £473 £445 £450
% change year-on-year +6.18% -1.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 2
UK median hourly rate £12.00 £19.30 £11.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.81% +61.63% -43.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £19.30 -

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 88,862 81,893 92,305
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 86.23% 85.55% 84.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 58,641 53,667 60,922
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £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 2,076 2,301
UK median hourly rate £21.02 £24.86 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.45% +5.79% +8.60%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.41 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.25 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -20.00% +4.17% +10.34%

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 17 August 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
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 17 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 -20 674 £500 +8.11% 126
UK excluding London -20 396 £473 +6.18% 76
London -2 316 £510 +2.00% 54
South East +23 129 £500 +11.11% 25
North of England -44 77 £474 +5.28% 19
East of England -21 69 £438 +2.94% 3
Midlands +13 47 £425 +3.66% 11
Scotland -26 42 £435 +8.75% 3
North West -11 40 £475 -5.00% 7
South West -9 35 £420 +5.00% 14
Yorkshire -48 32 £450 -12.20% 10
West Midlands -4 26 £425 -15.00% 5
East Midlands +1 21 £400 -2.44% 6
North East -13 6 £488 -20.08% 2
Northern Ireland +27 1 - -

For the 6 months to 17 August 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.

1 287 (39.92%) SQL
2 261 (36.30%) ETL
3 251 (34.91%) Agile Software Development
4 247 (34.35%) Data Warehouse
5 205 (28.51%) Business Intelligence
6 203 (28.23%) Data Modelling
7 192 (26.70%) Finance
8 190 (26.43%) Oracle
9 169 (23.50%) Analytics
10 147 (20.45%) Big Data
11 143 (19.89%) SQL Server
12 142 (19.75%) Data Quality
13 134 (18.64%) Migration
14 119 (16.55%) Microsoft Azure
15 113 (15.72%) Java
16 107 (14.88%) Hadoop
17 104 (14.46%) Microsoft
18 103 (14.33%) Data Architecture
19 99 (13.77%) Data Management
20 96 (13.35%) Data Migration
21 95 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
22 87 (12.10%) Informatica
23 86 (11.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 76 (10.57%) Relational Database
24 76 (10.57%) Amazon AWS
25 75 (10.43%) Data Governance
26 74 (10.29%) Stakeholder Management
27 73 (10.15%) Visualisation
28 72 (10.01%) Python
29 71 (9.87%) SAP

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 57 (7.93%) Apache Spark
2 33 (4.59%) SAS
3 26 (3.62%) Apache
3 26 (3.62%) SharePoint
4 21 (2.92%) Confluence
5 18 (2.50%) Apache Pig
6 16 (2.23%) Elasticsearch
7 15 (2.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 14 (1.95%) WebSphere
9 11 (1.53%) Oracle Workflow
10 6 (0.83%) Cloud Foundry
10 6 (0.83%) CMS
11 5 (0.70%) Oracle BPEL
11 5 (0.70%) Oracle Service Bus
12 4 (0.56%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.42%) Apache Qpid
13 3 (0.42%) JBoss
13 3 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.28%) Apache Solr
14 2 (0.28%) IIS
Applications
1 36 (5.01%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (1.39%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (1.39%) MS Visio
3 8 (1.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.70%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.28%) Shockwave
5 2 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.14%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.14%) EngageOne
6 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 20 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.25%) thinkFolio
3 8 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (0.97%) Maximo
4 7 (0.97%) Oracle ERP
4 7 (0.97%) Oracle Receivables
5 6 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (0.70%) Oracle General Ledger
6 5 (0.70%) Oracle Payables
7 4 (0.56%) SAP PS
7 4 (0.56%) SAP S/4HANA
8 3 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.42%) HFM
8 3 (0.42%) Markit EDM
8 3 (0.42%) NetSuite
8 3 (0.42%) SAP BPC
8 3 (0.42%) SAP CO
8 3 (0.42%) SAP ERP
8 3 (0.42%) SAP FI
8 3 (0.42%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 119 (16.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 76 (10.57%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (4.03%) SaaS
4 27 (3.76%) Azure Data Factory
5 16 (2.23%) PaaS
5 16 (2.23%) Serverless
6 12 (1.67%) IaaS
7 11 (1.53%) Amazon Kinesis
7 11 (1.53%) Google Cloud Platform
8 9 (1.25%) Amazon EMR
8 9 (1.25%) Dynamics 365
9 8 (1.11%) AWS Lambda
9 8 (1.11%) G Suite
9 8 (1.11%) GitHub
9 8 (1.11%) iPaaS
10 7 (0.97%) Azure Functions
10 7 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
11 6 (0.83%) Data Lake Analytics
11 6 (0.83%) Office 365
11 6 (0.83%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.64%) FTP
2 14 (1.95%) Internet
3 8 (1.11%) Intranet
4 5 (0.70%) DMARC
4 5 (0.70%) Firewall
4 5 (0.70%) LAN
4 5 (0.70%) SMS
5 4 (0.56%) VLAN
6 3 (0.42%) DNS
6 3 (0.42%) HTTP
6 3 (0.42%) VoIP
6 3 (0.42%) X.509
7 2 (0.28%) Extranet
7 2 (0.28%) SSL
7 2 (0.28%) WAN
8 1 (0.14%) PuTTY
8 1 (0.14%) VPN
8 1 (0.14%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 247 (34.35%) Data Warehouse
2 147 (20.45%) Big Data
3 143 (19.89%) SQL Server
4 107 (14.88%) Hadoop
5 86 (11.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 76 (10.57%) Relational Database
7 64 (8.90%) Data Lake
8 51 (7.09%) Power BI
9 46 (6.40%) PostgreSQL
10 40 (5.56%) Apache Hive
11 38 (5.29%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 36 (5.01%) Pentaho
13 35 (4.87%) Oracle Database
14 33 (4.59%) NoSQL
15 31 (4.31%) MongoDB
15 31 (4.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 28 (3.89%) HBase
16 28 (3.89%) MySQL
17 26 (3.62%) DB2
17 26 (3.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 37 (5.15%) JIRA
2 26 (3.62%) Jenkins
3 23 (3.20%) Visual Studio
3 23 (3.20%) Visual Studio Team System
4 20 (2.78%) Git (software)
5 17 (2.36%) ERwin
6 14 (1.95%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (1.67%) JMeter
7 12 (1.67%) SoapUI
8 11 (1.53%) Bitbucket
8 11 (1.53%) TeamCity
9 10 (1.39%) LoadRunner
9 10 (1.39%) Selenium
10 8 (1.11%) SpecFlow
11 7 (0.97%) Maven
12 6 (0.83%) Octopus Deploy
12 6 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
12 6 (0.83%) tSQLt
13 5 (0.70%) Gradle
13 5 (0.70%) JDeveloper
General
1 192 (26.70%) Finance
2 60 (8.34%) Banking
3 36 (5.01%) Retail
4 15 (2.09%) Marketing
5 14 (1.95%) Publishing
6 12 (1.67%) Back Office
7 9 (1.25%) Front Office
7 9 (1.25%) Legal
8 7 (0.97%) Investment Banking
8 7 (0.97%) Telecoms
9 6 (0.83%) Advertising
9 6 (0.83%) Manufacturing
9 6 (0.83%) Retail Banking
10 5 (0.70%) Law
11 4 (0.56%) Games
12 3 (0.42%) French Language
12 3 (0.42%) Local Government
13 2 (0.28%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.28%) Electronics
13 2 (0.28%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 224 (31.15%) Developer
2 200 (27.82%) Architect
3 98 (13.63%) Data Architect
4 76 (10.57%) Analyst
5 72 (10.01%) Solutions Architect
6 65 (9.04%) ETL Developer
7 49 (6.82%) Consultant
8 41 (5.70%) Data Engineer
9 30 (4.17%) Data Analyst
9 30 (4.17%) SQL Developer
10 26 (3.62%) Project Manager
11 25 (3.48%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 24 (3.34%) Integration Developer
13 21 (2.92%) Java Developer
14 20 (2.78%) Big Data Architect
14 20 (2.78%) Business Analyst
15 18 (2.50%) Business Intelligence Architect
15 18 (2.50%) Technical Architect
16 16 (2.23%) Azure Architect
17 15 (2.09%) Big Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (9.46%) Web Services
2 65 (9.04%) XML
3 55 (7.65%) .NET
3 55 (7.65%) REST
4 45 (6.26%) JSON
5 44 (6.12%) Middleware
6 43 (5.98%) Kafka
7 41 (5.70%) SOAP
8 28 (3.89%) HTML
9 22 (3.06%) Spring
10 20 (2.78%) RESTful
11 19 (2.64%) HTML5
12 18 (2.50%) XML Schema
13 17 (2.36%) CSS
14 16 (2.23%) XSLT
15 15 (2.09%) Oracle Fusion
16 11 (1.53%) AngularJS
16 11 (1.53%) JMS
17 10 (1.39%) JPA
18 9 (1.25%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 95 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (6.26%) Management Information System
3 36 (5.01%) Computer Science
4 34 (4.73%) Reference Data
5 18 (2.50%) Algorithms
5 18 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
6 16 (2.23%) User Experience
7 14 (1.95%) Greenfield Project
8 12 (1.67%) Self-Motivation
8 12 (1.67%) Taxonomies
9 11 (1.53%) Data Centre
9 11 (1.53%) Data Structures
10 10 (1.39%) Mobile App
11 9 (1.25%) CMDB
12 8 (1.11%) Client/Server
13 7 (0.97%) Clustering
14 6 (0.83%) Private Cloud
14 6 (0.83%) Public Cloud
15 5 (0.70%) Virtual Team
16 4 (0.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 42 (5.84%) Unix
2 40 (5.56%) Linux
3 18 (2.50%) Windows
4 3 (0.42%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.28%) CentOS
5 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.14%) Android
6 1 (0.14%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.14%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 261 (36.30%) ETL
2 251 (34.91%) Agile Software Development
3 205 (28.51%) Business Intelligence
4 203 (28.23%) Data Modelling
5 169 (23.50%) Analytics
6 134 (18.64%) Migration
7 103 (14.33%) Data Architecture
8 99 (13.77%) Data Management
9 96 (13.35%) Data Migration
10 75 (10.43%) Data Governance
11 74 (10.29%) Stakeholder Management
12 73 (10.15%) Visualisation
13 69 (9.60%) Data Analysis
14 63 (8.76%) Problem-Solving
15 62 (8.62%) Metadata Management
16 60 (8.34%) SDLC
17 59 (8.21%) Master Data Management
18 55 (7.65%) Scrum
19 49 (6.82%) DevOps
20 47 (6.54%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 287 (39.92%) SQL
2 113 (15.72%) Java
3 72 (10.01%) Python
4 46 (6.40%) PL/SQL
4 46 (6.40%) T-SQL
5 44 (6.12%) JavaScript
6 34 (4.73%) C#
7 33 (4.59%) Shell Script
8 30 (4.17%) R
9 24 (3.34%) VBA
10 19 (2.64%) MATLAB
11 15 (2.09%) Scala
12 11 (1.53%) PowerShell
13 10 (1.39%) Apex Code
14 8 (1.11%) Cypher
15 7 (0.97%) Java 8
15 7 (0.97%) Perl
15 7 (0.97%) U-SQL
16 6 (0.83%) C
16 6 (0.83%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 54 (7.51%) Degree
2 36 (5.01%) Security Cleared
3 31 (4.31%) SC Cleared
4 17 (2.36%) Computer Science Degree
5 12 (1.67%) ISEB
6 10 (1.39%) ISTQB
7 9 (1.25%) Master's Degree
8 7 (0.97%) BPSS Clearance
9 6 (0.83%) PMP
10 4 (0.56%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.28%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.28%) IIBA
11 2 (0.28%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.14%) CBAP
12 1 (0.14%) CISSP
12 1 (0.14%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 142 (19.75%) Data Quality
2 45 (6.26%) QA
3 27 (3.76%) GDPR
4 7 (0.97%) SLA
5 5 (0.70%) PMO
6 4 (0.56%) COBIT
6 4 (0.56%) GCP
6 4 (0.56%) HL7
7 3 (0.42%) EMIR
7 3 (0.42%) MiFID
7 3 (0.42%) Solvency II
8 2 (0.28%) Disclosure Scotland
8 2 (0.28%) ISO 20022
8 2 (0.28%) PSD2
9 1 (0.14%) DICOM
9 1 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.14%) IFRS
9 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (4.59%) Apache Flume
2 19 (2.64%) Docker
3 10 (1.39%) Active Directory
3 10 (1.39%) HDFS
4 6 (0.83%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 6 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.28%) Samba
6 2 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (2.09%) Oozie
2 13 (1.81%) Terraform
3 10 (1.39%) Single Sign-On
4 8 (1.11%) Control-M
4 8 (1.11%) Kubernetes
4 8 (1.11%) Puppet
5 7 (0.97%) Ansible
5 7 (0.97%) MOM
5 7 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (0.83%) Consul
6 6 (0.83%) Packer
7 5 (0.70%) Oracle Flashback
8 4 (0.56%) Mesos
9 3 (0.42%) Nagios
9 3 (0.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (0.28%) Matomo
10 2 (0.28%) SCCM
10 2 (0.28%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.14%) SCOrch
11 1 (0.14%) vRealize
Vendors
1 190 (26.43%) Oracle
2 104 (14.46%) Microsoft
3 87 (12.10%) Informatica
4 71 (9.87%) SAP
5 63 (8.76%) Tableau
6 61 (8.48%) Talend
7 58 (8.07%) IBM
8 37 (5.15%) Salesforce.com
9 27 (3.76%) Teradata
10 25 (3.48%) Alteryx
11 22 (3.06%) Cognos
11 22 (3.06%) Google
12 21 (2.92%) Hortonworks
13 20 (2.78%) Cloudera
14 17 (2.36%) Citrix
15 16 (2.23%) Ab Initio
15 16 (2.23%) Sitecore
16 14 (1.95%) ServiceNow
17 11 (1.53%) CA
18 10 (1.39%) Bloomberg