Period
to 8 August 2020

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 8 August 2020 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
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 303 321 366
Rank change year-on-year +18 +45 -7
Contract jobs citing Data Integration 266 719 726
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.76% 0.79% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 0.91% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 499 487
Median daily rate £500 £500 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.04% +8.83%
10th Percentile £357 £372 £350
90th Percentile £738 £675 £654
UK excluding London median daily rate £495 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +1.54% +2.63% +6.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 1
Median hourly rate £32.50 £45.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.78% +275.00% -37.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £58.75 -
% change year-on-year -51.06% - -

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 30,291 79,125 89,149
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 86.00% 86.80% 86.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 18,915 52,006 58,789
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £300 £300 £300
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,099 2,290 2,390
Median hourly rate £35.00 £24.50 £21.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% +14.66% -10.97%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.80 £11.17
90th Percentile £53.75 £53.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate £30.00 £24.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% +20.00% -18.37%

Data Integration
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Integration in the UK

Data Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Data Integration.

Daily rate trend for Data Integration in the UK

Data Integration
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Data Integration over the 6 months to 8 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Data Integration in the UK

Data Integration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Data Integration.

Hourly rate trend for Data Integration in the UK

Data Integration
Hourly Rate Histogram

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Data Integration over the 6 months to 8 August 2020.

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 8 August 2020. 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 +26 242 £500 - 37
London +32 133 £500 -4.76% 20
UK excluding London +59 114 £495 +1.54% 29
South East +114 46 £559 +11.75% 5
Work from Home -12 33 £525 +8.25% 6
East of England +57 21 £475 -5.00% 3
North of England +78 20 £441 -2.00% 5
North West +57 15 £356 -20.89% 2
Midlands +43 10 £438 -7.89% 3
West Midlands +33 9 £438 -7.89% 2
South West +59 8 £400 -33.33%
Scotland +63 7 £470 -10.48% 13
Yorkshire +59 5 £850 +93.73% 3
Wales +42 3 £338 -35.71%
East Midlands +40 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, 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.

1 105 (39.47%) SQL
2 89 (33.46%) ETL
3 71 (26.69%) Business Intelligence
4 70 (26.32%) Azure
5 69 (25.94%) Agile Software Development
6 63 (23.68%) Oracle
7 60 (22.56%) Analytics
8 56 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
8 56 (21.05%) Data Modelling
8 56 (21.05%) Finance
9 43 (16.17%) Microsoft
10 39 (14.66%) DevOps
11 38 (14.29%) Relational Database
12 34 (12.78%) Data Lake
12 34 (12.78%) XML
12 34 (12.78%) Scrum
13 31 (11.65%) Migration
13 31 (11.65%) Python
13 31 (11.65%) Big Data
13 31 (11.65%) AWS
14 30 (11.28%) SQL Server
14 30 (11.28%) Java
15 28 (10.53%) CRM
15 28 (10.53%) ERP
15 28 (10.53%) Public Sector
16 27 (10.15%) Data Science
16 27 (10.15%) Web Services
16 27 (10.15%) Data Management
16 27 (10.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 27 (10.15%) 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 16 (6.02%) Apache Spark
2 15 (5.64%) SAS
3 12 (4.51%) IIS
4 10 (3.76%) BizTalk Server
5 9 (3.38%) SharePoint
6 7 (2.63%) Apache Solr
7 6 (2.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 6 (2.26%) Apache
8 5 (1.88%) Oracle Service Bus
8 5 (1.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (1.88%) WebLogic
9 3 (1.13%) Confluence
9 3 (1.13%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.75%) nginx
11 1 (0.38%) Apache Airflow
11 1 (0.38%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.38%) CMS
11 1 (0.38%) Mule
11 1 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 8 (3.01%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (2.26%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.75%) Chatbot
3 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.38%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (3.76%) Dynamics CRM
1 10 (3.76%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (3.38%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 7 (2.63%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (2.26%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.75%) Hyperion Planning
5 2 (0.75%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.75%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 2 (0.75%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.38%) Lawson
6 1 (0.38%) Magento
6 1 (0.38%) Misys Opics
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.38%) SAP MDG
6 1 (0.38%) SAP MDM
6 1 (0.38%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.38%) Shopify
6 1 (0.38%) Summit
6 1 (0.38%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 70 (26.32%) Azure
2 31 (11.65%) AWS
3 23 (8.65%) Power Platform
4 19 (7.14%) Azure Data Factory
5 17 (6.39%) Amazon S3
6 16 (6.02%) Logic Apps
7 13 (4.89%) Serverless
8 11 (4.14%) GCP
9 10 (3.76%) SaaS
10 8 (3.01%) Amazon SQS
11 7 (2.63%) Azure Functions
12 4 (1.50%) AWS Lambda
12 4 (1.50%) PaaS
13 3 (1.13%) Amazon EC2
13 3 (1.13%) Azure Machine Learning
13 3 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
13 3 (1.13%) PowerApps
13 3 (1.13%) SuccessFactors
14 2 (0.75%) Azure LUIS
14 2 (0.75%) Kong
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.13%) SSL
2 2 (0.75%) AMQP
2 2 (0.75%) Internet
2 2 (0.75%) Wireless
3 1 (0.38%) DKIM
3 1 (0.38%) DMARC
3 1 (0.38%) DNS
3 1 (0.38%) HTTP
3 1 (0.38%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
2 38 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 34 (12.78%) Data Lake
4 31 (11.65%) Big Data
5 30 (11.28%) SQL Server
6 27 (10.15%) Hadoop
6 27 (10.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 23 (8.65%) Power BI
8 20 (7.52%) DataStage
9 15 (5.64%) Azure SQL Database
9 15 (5.64%) NoSQL
9 15 (5.64%) Oracle Database
10 12 (4.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 12 (4.51%) Pentaho
10 12 (4.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (3.76%) Amazon RDS
11 10 (3.76%) Apache Hive
11 10 (3.76%) IBM InfoSphere
11 10 (3.76%) Triplestore
12 9 (3.38%) Impala
Development Applications
1 13 (4.89%) Jenkins
2 12 (4.51%) JIRA
3 11 (4.14%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.50%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.13%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.75%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.75%) ERwin
6 2 (0.75%) JUnit
6 2 (0.75%) PowerDesigner
6 2 (0.75%) Selenium
7 1 (0.38%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.38%) GitLab
7 1 (0.38%) LSMW
7 1 (0.38%) ProC
7 1 (0.38%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.38%) Subversion
7 1 (0.38%) Toad
General
1 56 (21.05%) Finance
2 28 (10.53%) Public Sector
3 19 (7.14%) Marketing
4 13 (4.89%) Banking
5 9 (3.38%) Publishing
6 7 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.88%) Retail
8 4 (1.50%) Billing
8 4 (1.50%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.13%) Aerospace
9 3 (1.13%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.75%) Electronics
10 2 (0.75%) Local Government
10 2 (0.75%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.38%) Automotive
11 1 (0.38%) Law
11 1 (0.38%) Legal
11 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.38%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 60 (22.56%) Architect
2 58 (21.80%) Developer
3 36 (13.53%) Data Engineer
4 27 (10.15%) Data Architect
5 23 (8.65%) Analyst
6 19 (7.14%) Consultant
7 18 (6.77%) Azure Engineer
8 12 (4.51%) Azure Developer
9 10 (3.76%) Data Analyst
9 10 (3.76%) Data Modeller
9 10 (3.76%) Enterprise Architect
9 10 (3.76%) Solutions Architect
10 9 (3.38%) SQL Developer
11 8 (3.01%) Business Analyst
11 8 (3.01%) Data Consultant
11 8 (3.01%) Lead Architect
12 7 (2.63%) Designer
12 7 (2.63%) DevOps Engineer
12 7 (2.63%) Integration Architect
12 7 (2.63%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (12.78%) XML
2 27 (10.15%) Web Services
3 18 (6.77%) .NET
4 17 (6.39%) Middleware
5 15 (5.64%) SOAP
6 13 (4.89%) JSON
6 13 (4.89%) Node.js
7 10 (3.76%) HTML
7 10 (3.76%) Oracle Fusion
7 10 (3.76%) RESTful
8 9 (3.38%) .NET Core
8 9 (3.38%) CSS
8 9 (3.38%) XSLT
9 8 (3.01%) Kafka
9 8 (3.01%) PySpark
10 7 (2.63%) REST
11 5 (1.88%) WSDL
11 5 (1.88%) XSD
12 3 (1.13%) Natural Language Processing
12 3 (1.13%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (7.52%) Management Information System
3 9 (3.38%) Data Structures
3 9 (3.38%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (3.38%) Taxonomies
4 6 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (2.26%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (1.88%) NHS
5 5 (1.88%) Public Cloud
6 4 (1.50%) FMCG
6 4 (1.50%) Replication
7 3 (1.13%) Reference Data
8 2 (0.75%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.75%) Blog
8 2 (0.75%) Cloud Native
8 2 (0.75%) Market Risk
8 2 (0.75%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.75%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.38%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.38%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 10 (3.76%) Unix
2 9 (3.38%) Windows
3 3 (1.13%) Linux
3 3 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.75%) Android
4 2 (0.75%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.75%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (33.46%) ETL
2 71 (26.69%) Business Intelligence
3 69 (25.94%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (22.56%) Analytics
5 56 (21.05%) Data Modelling
6 39 (14.66%) DevOps
7 34 (12.78%) Scrum
8 31 (11.65%) Migration
9 28 (10.53%) CRM
9 28 (10.53%) ERP
10 27 (10.15%) Data Governance
10 27 (10.15%) Data Management
10 27 (10.15%) Data Science
11 26 (9.77%) Visualisation
12 25 (9.40%) Data Architecture
13 22 (8.27%) Problem-Solving
14 21 (7.89%) TDD
15 19 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
16 17 (6.39%) Data Strategy
17 16 (6.02%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 105 (39.47%) SQL
2 31 (11.65%) Python
3 30 (11.28%) Java
4 21 (7.89%) C#
5 16 (6.02%) JavaScript
6 14 (5.26%) T-SQL
7 11 (4.14%) R
8 10 (3.76%) Scala
9 8 (3.01%) PL/SQL
9 8 (3.01%) SHACL
10 7 (2.63%) PowerShell
10 7 (2.63%) SPARQL
11 5 (1.88%) XQuery
12 4 (1.50%) Go
13 3 (1.13%) SOQL
14 2 (0.75%) Apex Code
14 2 (0.75%) C
14 2 (0.75%) C++
14 2 (0.75%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 2 (0.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (10.15%) Security Cleared
2 22 (8.27%) SC Cleared
3 10 (3.76%) Degree
4 5 (1.88%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (1.50%) PhD
6 3 (1.13%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.75%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.75%) PMP
7 2 (0.75%) TOGAF Certification
8 1 (0.38%) CBAP
8 1 (0.38%) IIBA
8 1 (0.38%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.38%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.65%) Data Quality
2 9 (3.38%) QA
3 6 (2.26%) GDPR
4 2 (0.75%) IFRS
5 1 (0.38%) HL7
5 1 (0.38%) IFRS 9
5 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (3.01%) Docker
2 6 (2.26%) HDFS
3 2 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (3.76%) Kubernetes
2 9 (3.38%) Ansible
3 3 (1.13%) Control-M
3 3 (1.13%) Kubeflow
4 1 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.38%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 63 (23.68%) Oracle
2 43 (16.17%) Microsoft
3 25 (9.40%) Databricks
4 19 (7.14%) Tableau
5 18 (6.77%) SAP
5 18 (6.77%) Talend
6 17 (6.39%) IBM
6 17 (6.39%) Informatica
7 9 (3.38%) Cloudera
7 9 (3.38%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (2.26%) Adobe
9 4 (1.50%) Pega
10 3 (1.13%) Cognos
10 3 (1.13%) Pardot
11 2 (0.75%) Alteryx
11 2 (0.75%) MuleSoft
11 2 (0.75%) PeopleSoft
11 2 (0.75%) SnapLogic
11 2 (0.75%) StreamSets
11 2 (0.75%) Zuora