Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Data Modeller was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Modeller
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 759 781 732
Rank change year-on-year +22 -49 -34
Contract jobs requiring a Data Modeller 116 115 160
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.12% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 79 100
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £500
10th Percentile £350 £337 £363
90th Percentile £650 £675 £607
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £471
% change year-on-year -3.09% -12.41% +14.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £60.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.67% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £57.50 -
% change year-on-year -65.22% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 96141 99356 108750
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 94.76% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 63392 64835 69190
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £392 £375
% change year-on-year +2.17% +4.41% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2869 3292 4137
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.38 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

Data Modeller
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Data Modeller in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Data Modeller in the UK

Data Modeller
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Modeller in the UK

Data Modeller
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Modeller over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Modeller in the UK

Data Modeller
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Modeller in the UK

Data Modeller
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Modeller within the UK over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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 +24 106 £500 - 5
UK excluding London +32 58 £400 -3.09% 2
London -37 55 £525 -4.55% 3
South East +14 24 £375 -
North of England +62 15 £425 -
North West +29 15 £425 -
Scotland -4 7 £475 +5.56%
Midlands +30 6 £438 +33.59%
East Midlands +12 5 £475 +60.34%
South West +7 3 £400 -27.27% 1
East of England -15 2 - - 1
West Midlands +28 1 £338 -16.41%
Wales +11 1 £575 +35.29%

Data Modeller Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Data Modeller contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Data Modeller in the job title.

1 115 (99.14%) Data Modelling
2 44 (37.93%) SQL
2 44 (37.93%) Finance
3 42 (36.21%) Data Warehouse
4 28 (24.14%) Banking
5 26 (22.41%) Data Analysis
5 26 (22.41%) ERwin
5 26 (22.41%) ETL
6 24 (20.69%) Oracle
7 23 (19.83%) Data Architecture
8 22 (18.97%) Analytics
9 21 (18.10%) IBM
9 21 (18.10%) Logical Data Model
10 20 (17.24%) Data Quality
10 20 (17.24%) Data Management
11 19 (16.38%) Business Intelligence
12 17 (14.66%) Data Structures
13 14 (12.07%) Dimensional Modelling
13 14 (12.07%) Migration
14 13 (11.21%) UML
15 12 (10.34%) Informatica
15 12 (10.34%) Business Analysis
15 12 (10.34%) Data Migration
15 12 (10.34%) Data Integration
15 12 (10.34%) Data Analytics
15 12 (10.34%) Kimball Methodology
16 11 (9.48%) R
16 11 (9.48%) Agile Software Development
16 11 (9.48%) Stakeholder Management
16 11 (9.48%) Retail

Data Modeller Skill Set
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 7 (6.03%) SAS
2 1 (0.86%) Apache Solr
2 1 (0.86%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.86%) ArcGIS
2 1 (0.86%) Confluence
2 1 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (8.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (5.17%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.86%) IaaS
3 1 (0.86%) PaaS
3 1 (0.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.72%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (36.21%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (8.62%) Snowflake Schema
3 9 (7.76%) NoSQL
3 9 (7.76%) Relational Database
4 8 (6.90%) IBM InfoSphere
4 8 (6.90%) RDBMS
4 8 (6.90%) SQL Server
5 6 (5.17%) Big Data
5 6 (5.17%) DB2
6 5 (4.31%) Data Mining
6 5 (4.31%) Hadoop
6 5 (4.31%) Kalido
6 5 (4.31%) MarkLogic
6 5 (4.31%) OLAP
6 5 (4.31%) Oracle Database
6 5 (4.31%) Oracle OLAP
7 4 (3.45%) DataStage
7 4 (3.45%) MS Access
7 4 (3.45%) Oracle Discoverer
7 4 (3.45%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 26 (22.41%) ERwin
2 3 (2.59%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (1.72%) PowerDesigner
3 2 (1.72%) Toad
4 1 (0.86%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.86%) JIRA
4 1 (0.86%) TeamCity
General
1 44 (37.93%) Finance
2 28 (24.14%) Banking
3 11 (9.48%) Retail
4 7 (6.03%) Investment Banking
5 6 (5.17%) Front Office
5 6 (5.17%) Legal
6 2 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.72%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.86%) Billing
7 1 (0.86%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.31%) XML
2 3 (2.59%) JSON
3 2 (1.72%) FpML
4 1 (0.86%) FIXML
4 1 (0.86%) JDBC
4 1 (0.86%) MLlib
4 1 (0.86%) REST
4 1 (0.86%) SOAP
4 1 (0.86%) SparkR
4 1 (0.86%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.66%) Data Structures
2 9 (7.76%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.17%) Market Risk
4 5 (4.31%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (4.31%) Reference Data
5 3 (2.59%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.59%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.72%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.86%) CMDB
7 1 (0.86%) Derivative
7 1 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.86%) Equities
7 1 (0.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.86%) State Machine
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (99.14%) Data Modelling
2 26 (22.41%) Data Analysis
2 26 (22.41%) ETL
3 23 (19.83%) Data Architecture
4 22 (18.97%) Analytics
5 21 (18.10%) Logical Data Model
6 20 (17.24%) Data Management
7 19 (16.38%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (12.07%) Dimensional Modelling
8 14 (12.07%) Migration
9 13 (11.21%) UML
10 12 (10.34%) Business Analysis
10 12 (10.34%) Data Analytics
10 12 (10.34%) Data Integration
10 12 (10.34%) Data Migration
10 12 (10.34%) Kimball Methodology
11 11 (9.48%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (9.48%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (8.62%) Master Data Management
13 9 (7.76%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 44 (37.93%) SQL
2 11 (9.48%) R
3 7 (6.03%) C
3 7 (6.03%) Python
3 7 (6.03%) VBA
4 6 (5.17%) PL/SQL
4 6 (5.17%) VB
5 3 (2.59%) MATLAB
6 2 (1.72%) SAS Macro
7 1 (0.86%) Scala
7 1 (0.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (2.59%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.72%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.86%) Degree
3 1 (0.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (0.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (17.24%) Data Quality
2 10 (8.62%) GDPR
3 4 (3.45%) MiFID
4 3 (2.59%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (1.72%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (1.72%) EMIR
5 2 (1.72%) QA
6 1 (0.86%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 2 (1.72%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.72%) Control-M
2 1 (0.86%) Ambari
2 1 (0.86%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 24 (20.69%) Oracle
2 21 (18.10%) IBM
3 12 (10.34%) Informatica
4 10 (8.62%) Bloomberg
4 10 (8.62%) Reuters
5 7 (6.03%) Tableau
5 7 (6.03%) Teradata
6 6 (5.17%) Calypso
7 5 (4.31%) JDA
8 4 (3.45%) Alteryx
8 4 (3.45%) Cognos
8 4 (3.45%) IDERA
8 4 (3.45%) Microsoft
9 3 (2.59%) MicroStrategy
9 3 (2.59%) Talend
10 1 (0.86%) BMC
10 1 (0.86%) Hortonworks
10 1 (0.86%) Mapinfo
10 1 (0.86%) Netezza
10 1 (0.86%) Software AG