Period
to 19 October 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 19 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 Integration
UK
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 386 339 411
Rank change year-on-year -47 +72 -66
Contract jobs citing Data Integration 644 741 617
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.62% 0.75% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.87% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 522 391
UK median daily rate £500 £464 £464
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.82% -0.05% +3.11%
10th Percentile £355 £325 £350
90th Percentile £665 £638 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 6
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £19.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.50% +4.23% -45.69%
10th Percentile £18.13 £16.64 £10.88
90th Percentile £43.75 £59.63 £30.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year +10.00% -21.57% -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 88,875 85,238 90,549
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 86.21% 85.73% 85.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 58,634 56,500 59,763
UK median daily rate £454 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.89% +5.88% +3.66%
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 2,410 2,047 2,459
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £24.87 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.56% +10.53% +3.45%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £48.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.12 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -19.51% +8.70% +4.55%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 19 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 -46 594 £500 +5.26% 127
UK excluding London -35 360 £475 +5.56% 75
London -27 279 £525 +5.00% 61
South East +8 105 £500 +9.59% 14
North of England -67 76 £450 +5.88% 20
East of England -21 57 £488 +14.71% 12
Scotland -18 47 £475 +18.75% 4
Midlands -7 41 £420 -16.00% 12
Yorkshire -55 38 £438 -11.17% 6
South West -16 34 £425 - 8
North West -29 34 £475 -5.00% 13
East Midlands +7 21 £400 -2.44% 5
West Midlands -23 20 £425 -15.00% 7
North East -5 6 £488 -11.36% 1
Northern Ireland +34 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 252 (39.13%) SQL
2 238 (36.96%) ETL
3 216 (33.54%) Data Warehouse
4 189 (29.35%) Agile Software Development
5 186 (28.88%) Business Intelligence
6 179 (27.80%) Data Modelling
7 163 (25.31%) Oracle
8 139 (21.58%) Analytics
9 138 (21.43%) Finance
9 138 (21.43%) SQL Server
10 125 (19.41%) Microsoft Azure
11 116 (18.01%) Migration
12 115 (17.86%) Data Quality
13 104 (16.15%) Microsoft
14 101 (15.68%) Big Data
15 96 (14.91%) Java
16 95 (14.75%) Data Architecture
17 94 (14.60%) Hadoop
18 92 (14.29%) Relational Database
19 84 (13.04%) Data Migration
19 84 (13.04%) Python
20 82 (12.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 80 (12.42%) Analytical Skills
22 78 (12.11%) Data Management
23 73 (11.34%) Informatica
24 70 (10.87%) Visualisation
25 67 (10.40%) SAP
26 66 (10.25%) Amazon AWS
27 64 (9.94%) Talend
27 64 (9.94%) Data Governance

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 (8.85%) Apache Spark
2 29 (4.50%) SAS
3 23 (3.57%) Apache
4 21 (3.26%) SharePoint
5 20 (3.11%) Confluence
6 15 (2.33%) Apache Pig
6 15 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
7 10 (1.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 7 (1.09%) WebSphere
9 5 (0.78%) CMS
9 5 (0.78%) Oracle Service Bus
10 4 (0.62%) Cloud Foundry
10 4 (0.62%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.47%) Apache Qpid
12 2 (0.31%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.31%) JBoss
12 2 (0.31%) Mule
12 2 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.16%) IIS
13 1 (0.16%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 25 (3.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (1.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 10 (1.55%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.09%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (0.62%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.16%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.16%) Shockwave
Business Applications
1 24 (3.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.40%) Maximo
3 8 (1.24%) SAP Hybris
3 8 (1.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (0.93%) SAP S/4HANA
5 5 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.47%) Elite 3E
6 3 (0.47%) HFM
6 3 (0.47%) SAP Retail
7 2 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.31%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.31%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (0.31%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.31%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.31%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.31%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.31%) SAP PP
7 2 (0.31%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 125 (19.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 66 (10.25%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (2.80%) Azure Data Factory
3 18 (2.80%) SaaS
4 14 (2.17%) PaaS
5 10 (1.55%) Google Cloud Platform
6 9 (1.40%) GitHub
6 9 (1.40%) IaaS
7 8 (1.24%) Amazon EMR
7 8 (1.24%) Amazon Kinesis
7 8 (1.24%) Boomi
7 8 (1.24%) Dynamics 365
7 8 (1.24%) Serverless
8 6 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.93%) iPaaS
8 6 (0.93%) Office 365
9 5 (0.78%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.78%) AWS Lambda
10 4 (0.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (0.62%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.09%) Internet
1 7 (1.09%) LAN
2 5 (0.78%) Firewall
3 4 (0.62%) SMS
4 3 (0.47%) FTP
4 3 (0.47%) VLAN
4 3 (0.47%) VoIP
5 2 (0.31%) DMARC
5 2 (0.31%) DNS
5 2 (0.31%) Extranet
5 2 (0.31%) SSL
5 2 (0.31%) WAN
6 1 (0.16%) VPN
6 1 (0.16%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 216 (33.54%) Data Warehouse
2 138 (21.43%) SQL Server
3 101 (15.68%) Big Data
4 94 (14.60%) Hadoop
5 92 (14.29%) Relational Database
6 82 (12.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 53 (8.23%) Power BI
8 51 (7.92%) Data Lake
9 43 (6.68%) Apache Hive
10 37 (5.75%) MongoDB
11 33 (5.12%) HBase
12 32 (4.97%) NoSQL
13 31 (4.81%) PostgreSQL
14 30 (4.66%) Oracle Database
15 29 (4.50%) RDBMS
16 26 (4.04%) BusinessObjects
16 26 (4.04%) SQL Server 2012
16 26 (4.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 25 (3.88%) Pentaho
18 24 (3.73%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 31 (4.81%) JIRA
2 16 (2.48%) Git (software)
3 14 (2.17%) Visual Studio Team System
4 13 (2.02%) ERwin
4 13 (2.02%) Jenkins
4 13 (2.02%) JMeter
4 13 (2.02%) SoapUI
5 12 (1.86%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (1.55%) LoadRunner
6 10 (1.55%) Selenium
7 9 (1.40%) Visual Studio
8 8 (1.24%) Maven
9 7 (1.09%) TeamCity
9 7 (1.09%) Toad
10 5 (0.78%) Ant
10 5 (0.78%) Bitbucket
10 5 (0.78%) FishEye
10 5 (0.78%) JUnit
11 4 (0.62%) Eclipse
11 4 (0.62%) Gradle
General
1 138 (21.43%) Finance
2 47 (7.30%) Banking
3 44 (6.83%) Retail
4 16 (2.48%) Marketing
5 11 (1.71%) Publishing
6 10 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (1.24%) Back Office
8 6 (0.93%) Legal
8 6 (0.93%) Telecoms
9 5 (0.78%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.78%) Games
9 5 (0.78%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.62%) Advertising
11 3 (0.47%) Front Office
11 3 (0.47%) Law
11 3 (0.47%) Local Government
11 3 (0.47%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.47%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.16%) French Language
12 1 (0.16%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 228 (35.40%) Developer
2 157 (24.38%) Architect
3 79 (12.27%) Data Architect
4 64 (9.94%) Analyst
5 58 (9.01%) Solutions Architect
6 53 (8.23%) Consultant
7 51 (7.92%) ETL Developer
8 33 (5.12%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 32 (4.97%) Data Engineer
10 28 (4.35%) SQL Developer
11 24 (3.73%) Data Analyst
12 21 (3.26%) Project Manager
13 20 (3.11%) Data Consultant
14 19 (2.95%) Integration Developer
14 19 (2.95%) Java Developer
15 18 (2.80%) Ab Initio Developer
15 18 (2.80%) Big Data Architect
16 16 (2.48%) Business Analyst
16 16 (2.48%) Talend Developer
17 14 (2.17%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (9.63%) Web Services
2 42 (6.52%) REST
3 40 (6.21%) XML
4 38 (5.90%) Kafka
5 37 (5.75%) SOAP
6 31 (4.81%) .NET
7 27 (4.19%) JSON
8 25 (3.88%) Middleware
9 22 (3.42%) HTML
10 18 (2.80%) CSS
11 17 (2.64%) Spring
12 12 (1.86%) AngularJS
12 12 (1.86%) HTML5
13 11 (1.71%) RabbitMQ
14 10 (1.55%) .NET Framework
14 10 (1.55%) Oracle Fusion
14 10 (1.55%) RESTful
15 8 (1.24%) J2EE
15 8 (1.24%) Visualforce
15 8 (1.24%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 80 (12.42%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (4.97%) Computer Science
3 31 (4.81%) Management Information System
4 26 (4.04%) Reference Data
5 23 (3.57%) Algorithms
6 20 (3.11%) Data Structures
7 14 (2.17%) Taxonomies
8 13 (2.02%) Greenfield Project
9 11 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (1.71%) Self-Motivation
10 10 (1.55%) CMDB
11 9 (1.40%) User Experience
12 8 (1.24%) Client/Server
13 7 (1.09%) Data Centre
13 7 (1.09%) Virtual Team
14 5 (0.78%) NHS
15 4 (0.62%) VLE
16 3 (0.47%) FMCG
16 3 (0.47%) Linux Command Line
16 3 (0.47%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 56 (8.70%) Unix
2 32 (4.97%) Linux
3 15 (2.33%) Windows
4 4 (0.62%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.31%) CentOS
5 2 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.16%) Android
6 1 (0.16%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.16%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 238 (36.96%) ETL
2 189 (29.35%) Agile Software Development
3 186 (28.88%) Business Intelligence
4 179 (27.80%) Data Modelling
5 139 (21.58%) Analytics
6 116 (18.01%) Migration
7 95 (14.75%) Data Architecture
8 84 (13.04%) Data Migration
9 78 (12.11%) Data Management
10 70 (10.87%) Visualisation
11 64 (9.94%) Data Governance
12 53 (8.23%) Data Analysis
12 53 (8.23%) Stakeholder Management
13 52 (8.07%) Master Data Management
13 52 (8.07%) Scrum
14 49 (7.61%) Metadata Management
15 46 (7.14%) CRM
16 45 (6.99%) Data Visualisation
17 39 (6.06%) Problem-Solving
18 38 (5.90%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 252 (39.13%) SQL
2 96 (14.91%) Java
3 84 (13.04%) Python
4 50 (7.76%) Shell Script
5 49 (7.61%) JavaScript
6 43 (6.68%) T-SQL
7 31 (4.81%) PL/SQL
8 30 (4.66%) R
9 28 (4.35%) C#
10 21 (3.26%) Scala
11 20 (3.11%) MATLAB
12 18 (2.80%) VBA
13 11 (1.71%) Cypher
14 9 (1.40%) Apex Code
14 9 (1.40%) PowerShell
15 8 (1.24%) Perl
16 6 (0.93%) ABAP
16 6 (0.93%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 5 (0.78%) ES6
17 5 (0.78%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 45 (6.99%) Degree
2 39 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 32 (4.97%) SC Cleared
4 22 (3.42%) Computer Science Degree
5 13 (2.02%) Master's Degree
6 11 (1.71%) BPSS Clearance
7 10 (1.55%) ISEB
7 10 (1.55%) ISTQB
8 5 (0.78%) DBS Check
9 4 (0.62%) PMP
10 3 (0.47%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.31%) AWS Certification
11 2 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.16%) CBAP
12 1 (0.16%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (17.86%) Data Quality
2 52 (8.07%) QA
3 20 (3.11%) GDPR
4 8 (1.24%) SLA
5 7 (1.09%) PMO
6 3 (0.47%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.31%) EMIR
7 2 (0.31%) MiFID
8 1 (0.16%) COBIT
8 1 (0.16%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.16%) GCP
8 1 (0.16%) HL7
8 1 (0.16%) IFRS
8 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (3.88%) Apache Flume
2 11 (1.71%) Docker
2 11 (1.71%) HDFS
3 8 (1.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 5 (0.78%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.62%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (1.40%) Terraform
2 8 (1.24%) Ansible
2 8 (1.24%) Oozie
3 7 (1.09%) Kubernetes
4 6 (0.93%) Puppet
5 5 (0.78%) Control-M
5 5 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.47%) Consul
6 3 (0.47%) MOM
6 3 (0.47%) Nagios
6 3 (0.47%) Packer
7 2 (0.31%) CA Spectrum
7 2 (0.31%) Matomo
7 2 (0.31%) SCCM
7 2 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.31%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.16%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.16%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 163 (25.31%) Oracle
2 104 (16.15%) Microsoft
3 73 (11.34%) Informatica
4 67 (10.40%) SAP
5 64 (9.94%) Talend
6 50 (7.76%) Tableau
7 34 (5.28%) IBM
8 33 (5.12%) Ab Initio
9 32 (4.97%) Teradata
10 26 (4.04%) Salesforce.com
11 19 (2.95%) Alteryx
11 19 (2.95%) Cloudera
11 19 (2.95%) Hortonworks
12 16 (2.48%) Google
12 16 (2.48%) Netezza
13 13 (2.02%) Cognos
14 11 (1.71%) ServiceNow
15 10 (1.55%) CA
15 10 (1.55%) Workday
16 8 (1.24%) MapR