Period
to 1 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Data Mapping skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Mapping over the 6 months to 1 April 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 Mapping
UK
6 months to
1 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 429 526 415
Rank change year-on-year +97 -111 +123
Contract jobs citing Data Mapping 266 373 572
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.43% 0.39% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.44% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 260 420
Median daily rate £463 £455 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.65% +7.06% -3.41%
10th Percentile £351 £340 £313
90th Percentile £667 £625 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £447 £413
% change year-on-year +0.78% +8.24% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 4
Median hourly rate £50.50 - £56.00
10th Percentile £21.25 - £16.38
90th Percentile £53.00 - £96.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.75 - £56.00

Data Mapping 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 52,731 84,108 87,863
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 84.89% 87.27% 86.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 33,577 55,687 58,124
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +4.65%
10th Percentile £285 £300 £288
90th Percentile £650 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,877 2,128 2,213
Median hourly rate £25.14 £24.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.61% +8.89% -10.00%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.76 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £50.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate £22.50 £23.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22% -10.00%

Data Mapping
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Mapping in the UK

Data Mapping
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Daily rate trend for Data Mapping in the UK

Data Mapping
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Data Mapping over the 6 months to 1 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Data Mapping in the UK

Data Mapping
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Hourly rate trend for Data Mapping in the UK

Data Mapping
Hourly Rate Histogram

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Data Mapping over the 6 months to 1 April 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Data Mapping in the UK

Data Mapping
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 Mapping within the UK over the 6 months to 1 April 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 +105 259 £475 +4.40% 22
UK excluding London +96 139 £450 +0.78% 16
London +74 124 £475 -4.04% 8
North of England +68 44 £443 +4.12% 3
South East +69 41 £475 +5.56% 5
North West +56 33 £450 +12.50% 3
Midlands +60 23 £431 -7.26% 1
South West +41 15 £425 +3.03% 2
West Midlands +47 13 £463 -2.63% 1
East of England +36 13 £413 -23.26% 3
East Midlands +37 10 £400 -13.98%
Yorkshire +35 10 £440 +3.53%
Scotland +25 4 £388 -8.82% 1
Work from Home -9 3 £650 +34.72% 1
North East +24 1 - -

For the 6 months to 1 April 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Data Mapping 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 Mapping.

1 102 (38.35%) SQL
2 90 (33.83%) Migration
3 88 (33.08%) ETL
4 84 (31.58%) Data Migration
5 79 (29.70%) Data Modelling
6 67 (25.19%) Agile Software Development
7 64 (24.06%) Finance
8 63 (23.68%) Data Warehouse
9 52 (19.55%) Data Analysis
10 46 (17.29%) Business Intelligence
11 43 (16.17%) Analytical Skills
12 41 (15.41%) Security Cleared
13 36 (13.53%) SC Cleared
13 36 (13.53%) Stakeholder Management
14 35 (13.16%) Data Cleansing
14 35 (13.16%) Data Quality
15 34 (12.78%) Oracle
16 33 (12.41%) Validation
16 33 (12.41%) Analytics
17 32 (12.03%) Microsoft
18 31 (11.65%) SQL Server
19 29 (10.90%) SAP
20 24 (9.02%) Data Management
20 24 (9.02%) JIRA
20 24 (9.02%) Power BI
20 24 (9.02%) Data Integration
20 24 (9.02%) Data Architecture
20 24 (9.02%) Power Platform
21 23 (8.65%) Azure
21 23 (8.65%) Business Analysis

Data Mapping
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 15 (5.64%) Confluence
2 6 (2.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (1.88%) IBM Transformation Extender
3 5 (1.88%) SAS
4 4 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.13%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (1.13%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.13%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.75%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (0.75%) CMS
6 2 (0.75%) JBoss
6 2 (0.75%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.38%) Apache
7 1 (0.38%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 22 (8.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.13%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.75%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.88%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (1.88%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (1.50%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.50%) SAP S/4HANA
3 3 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.13%) Primavera
3 3 (1.13%) Teamcenter
4 2 (0.75%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.75%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.38%) Actimize
5 1 (0.38%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.38%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.38%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.38%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.38%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 24 (9.02%) Power Platform
2 23 (8.65%) Azure
3 15 (5.64%) PaaS
4 10 (3.76%) AWS
5 5 (1.88%) Amazon S3
5 5 (1.88%) SuccessFactors
6 4 (1.50%) SaaS
7 3 (1.13%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (1.13%) Office 365
8 2 (0.75%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.75%) Azure Data Factory
8 2 (0.75%) IaaS
9 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.38%) GCP
9 1 (0.38%) GitHub
9 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Flow
9 1 (0.38%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.51%) FTP
2 3 (1.13%) Firewall
2 3 (1.13%) HTTP
3 2 (0.75%) VoIP
3 2 (0.75%) WebEx
4 1 (0.38%) DHCP
4 1 (0.38%) DNS
4 1 (0.38%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (23.68%) Data Warehouse
2 31 (11.65%) SQL Server
3 24 (9.02%) Power BI
4 22 (8.27%) Relational Database
4 22 (8.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (6.39%) MySQL
6 12 (4.51%) Azure SQL Database
7 11 (4.14%) Oracle Database
8 10 (3.76%) Data Lake
8 10 (3.76%) Data Mart
8 10 (3.76%) RDBMS
8 10 (3.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (3.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (3.01%) SAP Data Services
10 7 (2.63%) Big Data
10 7 (2.63%) Data Mining
10 7 (2.63%) Hadoop
11 6 (2.26%) Oracle Database 12c
11 6 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (1.88%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 24 (9.02%) JIRA
2 11 (4.14%) SpecFlow
3 10 (3.76%) Git (software)
4 6 (2.26%) Postman
4 6 (2.26%) Toad
5 4 (1.50%) Subversion
6 3 (1.13%) ERwin
7 2 (0.75%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.38%) Balsamiq
8 1 (0.38%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.38%) RStudio
8 1 (0.38%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 64 (24.06%) Finance
2 22 (8.27%) Public Sector
3 14 (5.26%) Banking
4 13 (4.89%) Retail
5 5 (1.88%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.50%) Legal
7 3 (1.13%) Billing
7 3 (1.13%) Local Government
7 3 (1.13%) Marketing
8 2 (0.75%) Arabic Language
8 2 (0.75%) Automotive
8 2 (0.75%) Electronics
8 2 (0.75%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.75%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.38%) Advertising
9 1 (0.38%) Back Office
9 1 (0.38%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.38%) International Banking
9 1 (0.38%) Publishing
9 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 112 (42.11%) Analyst
2 57 (21.43%) Data Analyst
3 55 (20.68%) Business Analyst
3 55 (20.68%) Developer
4 35 (13.16%) Architect
5 20 (7.52%) Consultant
5 20 (7.52%) Data Architect
6 17 (6.39%) Data Business Analyst
7 14 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
8 13 (4.89%) Data Modeller
9 11 (4.14%) .NET Developer
9 11 (4.14%) Azure Developer
10 10 (3.76%) ETL Developer
10 10 (3.76%) Migration Analyst
11 9 (3.38%) Technical Business Analyst
12 8 (3.01%) Business Data Analyst
12 8 (3.01%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 8 (3.01%) Data Migration Analyst
12 8 (3.01%) Integration Architect
12 8 (3.01%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (8.27%) Web Services
1 22 (8.27%) XML
2 13 (4.89%) JSON
3 12 (4.51%) .NET
4 11 (4.14%) RESTful
5 10 (3.76%) REST
6 8 (3.01%) Kafka
7 7 (2.63%) OAuth
7 7 (2.63%) OAuth2
8 6 (2.26%) Jest
8 6 (2.26%) Swagger
9 4 (1.50%) .NET Core
9 4 (1.50%) JDBC
9 4 (1.50%) Middleware
9 4 (1.50%) Node.js
9 4 (1.50%) Oracle Fusion
9 4 (1.50%) React
10 3 (1.13%) SOAP
10 3 (1.13%) XML Schema
10 3 (1.13%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 43 (16.17%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.76%) Data Structures
2 10 (3.76%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (3.38%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (2.26%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.26%) FMCG
5 6 (2.26%) NHS
5 6 (2.26%) Reinsurance
5 6 (2.26%) User Experience
6 4 (1.50%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.13%) PKI
7 3 (1.13%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.75%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.75%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.38%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.38%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.38%) RIA
9 1 (0.38%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.63%) Windows
2 3 (1.13%) Linux
2 3 (1.13%) Unix
3 2 (0.75%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.38%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (33.83%) Migration
2 88 (33.08%) ETL
3 84 (31.58%) Data Migration
4 79 (29.70%) Data Modelling
5 67 (25.19%) Agile Software Development
6 52 (19.55%) Data Analysis
7 46 (17.29%) Business Intelligence
8 36 (13.53%) Stakeholder Management
9 35 (13.16%) Data Cleansing
10 33 (12.41%) Analytics
10 33 (12.41%) Validation
11 24 (9.02%) Data Architecture
11 24 (9.02%) Data Integration
11 24 (9.02%) Data Management
12 23 (8.65%) Business Analysis
13 21 (7.89%) Problem-Solving
14 19 (7.14%) Visualisation
15 18 (6.77%) Data Validation
16 17 (6.39%) Data Visualisation
16 17 (6.39%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 102 (38.35%) SQL
2 21 (7.89%) T-SQL
3 14 (5.26%) VBA
4 13 (4.89%) Python
5 12 (4.51%) C#
5 12 (4.51%) Java
6 8 (3.01%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.75%) ActionScript
7 2 (0.75%) ActionScript 2.0
7 2 (0.75%) R
8 1 (0.38%) C
8 1 (0.38%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.38%) Perl
8 1 (0.38%) Scala
8 1 (0.38%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.38%) VB
8 1 (0.38%) VC++
Qualifications
1 41 (15.41%) Security Cleared
2 36 (13.53%) SC Cleared
3 13 (4.89%) Degree
4 2 (0.75%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (0.75%) ISEB
4 2 (0.75%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (0.75%) VCP6
4 2 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.38%) CISMP
5 1 (0.38%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.38%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (13.16%) Data Quality
2 9 (3.38%) QA
3 6 (2.26%) IFRS
4 5 (1.88%) GDPR
5 3 (1.13%) RMADS
6 2 (0.75%) MiFID
7 1 (0.38%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 4 (1.50%) Apache Flume
2 3 (1.13%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.75%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 2 (0.75%) Data Guard
1 2 (0.75%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (0.75%) MIIS
1 2 (0.75%) NetBackup
1 2 (0.75%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (0.75%) vRealize
Vendors
1 34 (12.78%) Oracle
2 32 (12.03%) Microsoft
3 29 (10.90%) SAP
4 15 (5.64%) Informatica
5 12 (4.51%) Tableau
6 11 (4.14%) Atlassian
7 10 (3.76%) Axway
7 10 (3.76%) webMethods
8 9 (3.38%) IBM
8 9 (3.38%) MuleSoft
9 8 (3.01%) Software AG
9 8 (3.01%) Workday
10 5 (1.88%) BMC
10 5 (1.88%) Remedy
10 5 (1.88%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (1.88%) Talend
11 4 (1.50%) Google
11 4 (1.50%) PeopleSoft
12 3 (1.13%) Siemens
13 2 (0.75%) Red Hat