Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Data Modelling skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Modelling over the 6 months to 25 November 2017 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 Modelling
UK
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 85 76
Rank change year-on-year -3 -9 +1
Contract jobs citing Data Modelling 2784 2723 3027
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.72% 2.60% 2.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.22% 3.10% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1963 1836 2097
UK median daily rate £475 £470 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% -
10th Percentile £325 £322 £313
90th Percentile £650 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 12 7
UK median hourly rate £31.50 £42.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.88% -5.56% +108.14%
10th Percentile £16.18 £20.73 £27.10
90th Percentile £58.75 £78.68 £55.77
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £42.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year -43.53% +7.59% +31.67%

Data Modelling 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 86458 87823 93607
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 84.48% 83.90% 81.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 57609 58040 60628
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £263
90th Percentile £635 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2024 2360 2750
UK median hourly rate £23.63 £23.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.53% +4.44% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.35 £11.25 £11.49
90th Percentile £49.75 £48.41 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year - +1.05% +18.75%

Data Modelling
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Data Modelling as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Data Modelling in the UK

Data Modelling
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Modelling in the UK

Data Modelling
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Modelling over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Modelling in the UK

Data Modelling
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Modelling in the UK

Data Modelling
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Modelling over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Data Modelling in the UK

Data Modelling
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Modelling within the UK over the 6 months to 25 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 +3 2572 £495 +4.21% 207
UK excluding London +25 1371 £425 - 113
London 0 1353 £525 +5.00% 100
South East +14 406 £438 -0.57% 24
North of England +60 364 £450 +5.88% 39
North West +41 173 £450 +5.88% 15
Yorkshire +24 172 £450 +1.12% 18
South West +33 152 £438 -10.71% 9
Midlands -38 149 £450 +12.50% 18
East of England +20 131 £450 - 16
Scotland -5 104 £418 +4.38% 5
East Midlands -4 79 £463 +23.33% 4
West Midlands -54 69 £425 +6.25% 14
Wales +37 45 £400 -11.11%
North East +70 38 £494 +23.44% 6
Northern Ireland - 26 £413 - 2

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Modelling also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Data Modelling.

1 1143 (41.06%) SQL
2 805 (28.92%) Agile Software Development
3 765 (27.48%) Finance
4 689 (24.75%) Business Intelligence
5 631 (22.67%) ETL
6 596 (21.41%) Data Warehouse
7 573 (20.58%) SQL Server
8 457 (16.42%) Oracle
9 452 (16.24%) Analytics
10 432 (15.52%) Analytical Skills
11 422 (15.16%) Microsoft
12 408 (14.66%) Banking
13 403 (14.48%) Java
14 402 (14.44%) Data Analysis
15 378 (13.58%) Data Architecture
16 370 (13.29%) Data Quality
17 363 (13.04%) Migration
18 331 (11.89%) Big Data
19 328 (11.78%) Data Management
20 311 (11.17%) Logical Data Model
21 307 (11.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 292 (10.49%) XML
23 279 (10.02%) Relational Database
24 265 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
25 262 (9.41%) Data Migration
26 253 (9.09%) T-SQL
26 253 (9.09%) Python
27 234 (8.41%) Data Integration
28 232 (8.33%) JavaScript
29 221 (7.94%) Web Services

Data Modelling
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
1 141 (5.06%) Apache Spark
2 71 (2.55%) SharePoint
3 69 (2.48%) SAS
4 61 (2.19%) Confluence
5 49 (1.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 47 (1.69%) Apache
7 41 (1.47%) WebSphere
8 33 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
9 20 (0.72%) JBoss
10 14 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
11 13 (0.47%) Apache Pig
12 12 (0.43%) CMS
13 10 (0.36%) WebLogic
14 9 (0.32%) Tomcat
15 8 (0.29%) Drupal
15 8 (0.29%) WildFly
16 7 (0.25%) IIS
16 7 (0.25%) Oracle Workflow
16 7 (0.25%) WebSphere Application Server
17 6 (0.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 164 (5.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 92 (3.30%) MS Visio
3 43 (1.54%) Microsoft Office
4 30 (1.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 13 (0.47%) SPSS
6 11 (0.40%) Microsoft Project
7 9 (0.32%) InDesign
8 7 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.072%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.072%) Stata
10 1 (0.036%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.036%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.036%) CATIA
10 1 (0.036%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.036%) GNU Octave
10 1 (0.036%) InVision
10 1 (0.036%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.036%) Pro/ENGINEER
10 1 (0.036%) PTC Creo
10 1 (0.036%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 45 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (1.01%) Markit EDM
3 13 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
4 11 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
4 11 (0.40%) SAP S/4HANA
5 9 (0.32%) ION MarketView
5 9 (0.32%) Oracle Receivables
5 9 (0.32%) SAP HR
5 9 (0.32%) SAP MM
6 8 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
6 8 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
6 8 (0.29%) Oracle Financials
6 8 (0.29%) SAP CO
6 8 (0.29%) SAP FI
6 8 (0.29%) SAP FI/CO
6 8 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 7 (0.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 7 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
7 7 (0.25%) Remedy AR System
7 7 (0.25%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 156 (5.60%) Amazon AWS
2 124 (4.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (1.04%) GitHub
4 28 (1.01%) SaaS
5 24 (0.86%) Google Cloud Platform
6 20 (0.72%) npm
7 19 (0.68%) Amazon S3
8 17 (0.61%) Amazon EMR
8 17 (0.61%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 16 (0.57%) Office 365
10 15 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
10 15 (0.54%) PaaS
11 12 (0.43%) Serverless
12 11 (0.40%) Boomi
13 10 (0.36%) Dynamics 365
13 10 (0.36%) IaaS
13 10 (0.36%) Salesforce Service Cloud
14 9 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 9 (0.32%) Amazon Glacier
14 9 (0.32%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 22 (0.79%) Intranet
2 18 (0.65%) Firewall
3 15 (0.54%) SMS
4 13 (0.47%) Internet
5 12 (0.43%) DNS
6 10 (0.36%) SMTP
7 9 (0.32%) SNMP
8 8 (0.29%) AMQP
8 8 (0.29%) LDAP
9 7 (0.25%) HTTP
10 6 (0.22%) Radio Access Network
10 6 (0.22%) TCP/IP
11 5 (0.18%) Ethernet
11 5 (0.18%) Skype
11 5 (0.18%) Wireless
12 4 (0.14%) 5G
12 4 (0.14%) FTP
12 4 (0.14%) LAN
12 4 (0.14%) VLAN
12 4 (0.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 596 (21.41%) Data Warehouse
2 573 (20.58%) SQL Server
3 331 (11.89%) Big Data
4 307 (11.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 279 (10.02%) Relational Database
6 221 (7.94%) Hadoop
7 214 (7.69%) NoSQL
8 183 (6.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 162 (5.82%) RDBMS
10 150 (5.39%) Power BI
11 145 (5.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 116 (4.17%) Apache Hive
13 99 (3.56%) MySQL
14 97 (3.48%) BusinessObjects
15 95 (3.41%) PostgreSQL
16 93 (3.34%) MongoDB
17 92 (3.30%) Data Mining
17 92 (3.30%) Oracle Database
18 89 (3.20%) HBase
19 85 (3.05%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 154 (5.53%) Git (software)
2 140 (5.03%) JIRA
3 81 (2.91%) ERwin
4 54 (1.94%) Visual Studio
5 53 (1.90%) Talend Open Studio
5 53 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
6 45 (1.62%) JUnit
7 41 (1.47%) Jenkins
8 33 (1.19%) Eclipse
8 33 (1.19%) Maven
9 29 (1.04%) Gradle
10 26 (0.93%) Subversion
11 21 (0.75%) SonarQube
11 21 (0.75%) TeamCity
12 20 (0.72%) JProfiler
13 19 (0.68%) IntelliJ
13 19 (0.68%) PowerDesigner
14 15 (0.54%) gulp
15 14 (0.50%) XMLSpy
16 13 (0.47%) Mocha
General
1 765 (27.48%) Finance
2 408 (14.66%) Banking
3 138 (4.96%) Retail
4 114 (4.09%) Investment Banking
5 110 (3.95%) Telecoms
6 99 (3.56%) Marketing
7 77 (2.77%) Legal
8 62 (2.23%) Front Office
9 45 (1.62%) Manufacturing
10 43 (1.54%) Back Office
11 35 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
12 32 (1.15%) Retail Banking
13 30 (1.08%) Financial Institution
13 30 (1.08%) Publishing
14 26 (0.93%) Electronics
15 23 (0.83%) Law
16 18 (0.65%) Advertising
17 14 (0.50%) Billing
18 12 (0.43%) Automotive
19 9 (0.32%) Military
Job Titles
1 867 (31.14%) Developer
2 736 (26.44%) Analyst
3 643 (23.10%) Architect
4 373 (13.40%) Data Architect
5 320 (11.49%) Business Analyst
6 307 (11.03%) Data Analyst
7 162 (5.82%) SQL Developer
8 130 (4.67%) Senior Developer
9 116 (4.17%) Data Modeller
10 115 (4.13%) Consultant
11 114 (4.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 109 (3.92%) Solutions Architect
13 106 (3.81%) Java Developer
14 71 (2.55%) Data Engineer
15 64 (2.30%) SQL Analyst
16 63 (2.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
17 62 (2.23%) Data Business Analyst
18 57 (2.05%) ETL Developer
19 56 (2.01%) Designer
19 56 (2.01%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 292 (10.49%) XML
2 221 (7.94%) Web Services
3 158 (5.68%) .NET
4 152 (5.46%) HTML
5 125 (4.49%) RESTful
6 117 (4.20%) REST
7 115 (4.13%) CSS
8 110 (3.95%) JSON
9 103 (3.70%) Node.js
10 98 (3.52%) SOAP
11 91 (3.27%) Spring
12 88 (3.16%) Hibernate
13 85 (3.05%) AngularJS
14 77 (2.77%) HTML5
14 77 (2.77%) JPA
15 73 (2.62%) Kafka
16 63 (2.26%) J2EE
17 59 (2.12%) Java EE
18 58 (2.08%) XSLT
19 57 (2.05%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 432 (15.52%) Analytical Skills
2 173 (6.21%) Data Structures
3 154 (5.53%) Management Information System
4 92 (3.30%) Reference Data
5 81 (2.91%) Computer Science
6 73 (2.62%) User Experience
7 54 (1.94%) Fixed Income
7 54 (1.94%) Greenfield Project
8 41 (1.47%) Derivative
9 36 (1.29%) Equities
10 32 (1.15%) Credit Risk
10 32 (1.15%) Taxonomies
11 30 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 29 (1.04%) Algorithms
12 29 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
12 29 (1.04%) Market Risk
13 28 (1.01%) Virtual Team
14 25 (0.90%) NHS
15 22 (0.79%) Data Centre
16 20 (0.72%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 98 (3.52%) Unix
2 80 (2.87%) Linux
3 58 (2.08%) Windows
4 10 (0.36%) Mac OS
5 9 (0.32%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.11%) HPUX
6 3 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.11%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.072%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.072%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.036%) CentOS
8 1 (0.036%) OpenVMS
8 1 (0.036%) Solaris
8 1 (0.036%) SUSE
8 1 (0.036%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.036%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.036%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 805 (28.92%) Agile Software Development
2 689 (24.75%) Business Intelligence
3 631 (22.67%) ETL
4 452 (16.24%) Analytics
5 402 (14.44%) Data Analysis
6 378 (13.58%) Data Architecture
7 363 (13.04%) Migration
8 328 (11.78%) Data Management
9 311 (11.17%) Logical Data Model
10 265 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
11 262 (9.41%) Data Migration
12 234 (8.41%) Data Integration
13 215 (7.72%) Business Analysis
14 210 (7.54%) Scrum
15 203 (7.29%) Visualisation
16 200 (7.18%) SDLC
17 181 (6.50%) TDD
18 177 (6.36%) OO
19 169 (6.07%) Data Cleansing
19 169 (6.07%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 1143 (41.06%) SQL
2 403 (14.48%) Java
3 253 (9.09%) Python
3 253 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 232 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 171 (6.14%) C#
6 142 (5.10%) PL/SQL
7 87 (3.13%) R
8 78 (2.80%) Scala
9 71 (2.55%) Shell Script
10 52 (1.87%) VBA
11 49 (1.76%) C
12 46 (1.65%) PHP
13 39 (1.40%) TypeScript
14 38 (1.36%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 35 (1.26%) C++
16 33 (1.19%) Perl
17 26 (0.93%) Bash Shell
18 23 (0.83%) Apex Code
18 23 (0.83%) XPath
Qualifications
1 194 (6.97%) Security Cleared
2 168 (6.03%) Degree
3 103 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 43 (1.54%) DV Cleared
5 31 (1.11%) ISEB
6 30 (1.08%) BPSS Clearance
7 26 (0.93%) Computer Science Degree
8 25 (0.90%) CTC Cleared
9 22 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
10 18 (0.65%) CISSP
11 14 (0.50%) CEH
12 12 (0.43%) ISTQB
12 12 (0.43%) Numerate Degree
13 11 (0.40%) SANS
14 7 (0.25%) MCITP
15 6 (0.22%) CISM
15 6 (0.22%) CRISC
15 6 (0.22%) IIBA
15 6 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
16 5 (0.18%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 370 (13.29%) Data Quality
2 95 (3.41%) QA
3 85 (3.05%) GDPR
4 37 (1.33%) MiFID
5 19 (0.68%) Disclosure Scotland
6 17 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 15 (0.54%) HL7
8 14 (0.50%) EMIR
9 10 (0.36%) SLA
10 9 (0.32%) Actionable Recommendations
10 9 (0.32%) GxP
11 8 (0.29%) Dodd-Frank
11 8 (0.29%) PMO
11 8 (0.29%) WAI
11 8 (0.29%) WCAG
12 7 (0.25%) Basel II
12 7 (0.25%) IFRS
12 7 (0.25%) IFRS 9
12 7 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 6 (0.22%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 60 (2.16%) Docker
2 37 (1.33%) Apache Flume
3 36 (1.29%) HDFS
4 22 (0.79%) Active Directory
5 21 (0.75%) Oracle RAC
6 15 (0.54%) Oracle Clusterware
7 11 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
8 9 (0.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 4 (0.14%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 3 (0.11%) Firmware
11 2 (0.072%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.036%) Hyper-V
12 1 (0.036%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.036%) OpenAM
12 1 (0.036%) OpenDJ
12 1 (0.036%) vCloud
12 1 (0.036%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.036%) VMware Infrastructure
12 1 (0.036%) VMware NSX
12 1 (0.036%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 41 (1.47%) Kubernetes
2 30 (1.08%) Oozie
3 23 (0.83%) Data Guard
4 21 (0.75%) Ansible
5 18 (0.65%) Oracle RMAN
6 16 (0.57%) Puppet
7 15 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
7 15 (0.54%) Oracle Flashback
8 9 (0.32%) SCCM
9 7 (0.25%) Control-M
10 6 (0.22%) CFEngine
10 6 (0.22%) Kibana
10 6 (0.22%) Nagios
10 6 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 5 (0.18%) Hadoop YARN
11 5 (0.18%) HP SiteScope
11 5 (0.18%) vCenter Server
12 4 (0.14%) logstash
12 4 (0.14%) Oracle EDQ
12 4 (0.14%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 457 (16.42%) Oracle
2 422 (15.16%) Microsoft
3 193 (6.93%) SAP
4 174 (6.25%) Tableau
5 131 (4.71%) IBM
5 131 (4.71%) Informatica
6 69 (2.48%) Salesforce.com
7 59 (2.12%) ServiceNow
7 59 (2.12%) Teradata
8 54 (1.94%) Cognos
9 53 (1.90%) Talend
10 43 (1.54%) Google
11 31 (1.11%) Perforce
12 30 (1.08%) Splunk
13 29 (1.04%) Cloudera
14 25 (0.90%) Alteryx
15 24 (0.86%) Adobe
16 23 (0.83%) Netezza
17 22 (0.79%) Hortonworks
17 22 (0.79%) Sybase