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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Modelling
UK
Rank 91 78 63
Rank change year-on-year -13 -15  
Contract jobs citing Data Modelling 1096 1361 1548
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.45% 2.58% 2.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.95% 3.11% 3.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 732 887 940
Median daily rate £450 £451 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.22% +0.27%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -2.77% +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 10
Median hourly rate £38.37 £46.70 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.82% +16.73%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.97 £25.75 £20.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.75 £50.00 £55.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.37 £49.82 £40.00
% change year-on-year -22.98% +24.55%  

Data Modelling is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 37155 43761 41746
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 83.08% 82.85% 79.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 24488 28705 25865
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 940 1103 1195
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +36.36%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Data Modelling
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Data Modelling as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 23 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Data Modelling in the UK

Data Modelling
Top 30 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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -13 1013 £463 +1.64% 220
London +4 574 £475 -4.52% 110
South East -2 153 £475 +11.76% 23
City of London +16 114 £475 -9.52% 29
North West +18 79 £375 -16.66% 14
West Midlands -23 61 £425 -7.60% 11
Manchester +44 51 £375 -3.22% 6
Berkshire +14 46 £425 -5.55% 7
South West -21 46 £425 -5.55% 15
East of England -29 37 £450 -4.76% 12
Scotland -17 33 £400 -12.56% 4
Birmingham +23 30 £450 +4.34% 2
Hampshire -11 30 £488 +8.33% 6
West Sussex +22 27 £520 +38.66%
East Midlands -13 26 £379 -5.31% 8
Yorkshire -49 22 £469 +13.63% 19
Wales +28 21 £438 +16.66% 3
Edinburgh -11 19 £450 -10.00% 2
South Wales +28 17 £458 +22.00% 1
Essex -1 16 £450 +80.00% 1
Surrey +7 15 £438 +6.06% 3
West Yorkshire -22 15 £444 +14.51% 14
Cheshire +22 13 £400 -16.23% 6
Oxfordshire +2 13 £488 +11.42% 3
Wiltshire -4 13 £438 -2.77% 4
Buckinghamshire -19 13 £375 - 1
North East -26 13 £494 +18.97% 5
Bracknell +5 12 £600 +33.33%
Canary Wharf +2 12 £560 +16.66%
Swindon -1 12 £438 -2.77% 3

Data Modelling
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 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.

1 947 (40.06%) SQL
2 668 (28.26%) Finance
3 636 (26.90%) Agile Software Development
4 579 (24.49%) Business Intelligence
5 565 (23.90%) ETL
6 550 (23.27%) Data Warehouse
7 486 (20.56%) Oracle
8 464 (19.63%) SQL Server
9 357 (15.10%) Data Management
10 328 (13.87%) Analytical Skills
11 314 (13.28%) Java
12 309 (13.07%) Analytics
13 298 (12.61%) Microsoft
14 295 (12.48%) Banking
15 293 (12.39%) Data Architecture
16 291 (12.31%) Data Quality
17 284 (12.01%) Logical Data Model
18 278 (11.76%) Migration
19 277 (11.72%) Data Analysis
20 266 (11.25%) Big Data
21 234 (9.90%) Hadoop
22 221 (9.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 210 (8.88%) Scrum
24 205 (8.67%) Data Migration
25 204 (8.63%) MS Excel
26 203 (8.59%) SAP
27 196 (8.29%) Business Analysis
28 192 (8.12%) Stakeholder Management
29 186 (7.87%) Degree
30 184 (7.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Data Modelling
Top Related 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 97 (4.10%) Apache Spark
2 94 (3.98%) SAS
3 58 (2.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 55 (2.33%) Confluence
5 45 (1.90%) SharePoint
6 40 (1.69%) CMS
7 30 (1.27%) Apache Pig
7 30 (1.27%) WebLogic
8 25 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
8 25 (1.06%) JBoss
9 24 (1.02%) Apache
10 18 (0.76%) Umbraco
11 16 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
12 13 (0.55%) Apache Solr
13 12 (0.51%) Drupal
13 12 (0.51%) Tomcat
13 12 (0.51%) WebSphere
14 9 (0.38%) IIS
14 9 (0.38%) Liferay
15 6 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 204 (8.63%) MS Excel
2 77 (3.26%) MS Visio
3 70 (2.96%) MS Office
4 28 (1.18%) MS Project
5 21 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
6 13 (0.55%) SPSS
7 12 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (0.25%) AutoCAD
9 5 (0.21%) Siemens NX
10 4 (0.17%) Mathematica
11 3 (0.13%) S-PLUS
12 2 (0.085%) CATIA
12 2 (0.085%) Pro/ENGINEER
12 2 (0.085%) PTC Creo
13 1 (0.042%) GNU Octave
13 1 (0.042%) Weka
Business Applications
1 47 (1.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.59%) Oracle Receivables
3 13 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 12 (0.51%) Endur
4 12 (0.51%) SAP MDG
5 11 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
5 11 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
6 10 (0.42%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 10 (0.42%) Loan IQ
7 9 (0.38%) SAP HCM
8 8 (0.34%) SAP ERP
9 7 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
9 7 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
9 7 (0.30%) Remedy AR System
10 6 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
10 6 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
10 6 (0.25%) SAP Retail
11 5 (0.21%) NetSuite
11 5 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
11 5 (0.21%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 84 (3.55%) Amazon AWS
2 72 (3.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (1.02%) PaaS
4 18 (0.76%) IaaS
5 14 (0.59%) SaaS
6 12 (0.51%) SuccessFactors
7 9 (0.38%) Amazon Kinesis
8 8 (0.34%) Office 365
9 7 (0.30%) Google Analytics
10 6 (0.25%) Force.com
10 6 (0.25%) GitHub
11 5 (0.21%) IBM Cloud
12 4 (0.17%) Adobe Analytics
12 4 (0.17%) Amazon S3
12 4 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
13 3 (0.13%) Trello
14 2 (0.085%) Google Cloud Platform
14 2 (0.085%) IBM Blueworks
14 2 (0.085%) OpenShift
14 2 (0.085%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 18 (0.76%) Internet
2 14 (0.59%) LDAP
3 10 (0.42%) HTTP
3 10 (0.42%) Network Security
4 9 (0.38%) LAN
5 8 (0.34%) Firewall
5 8 (0.34%) FTP
6 7 (0.30%) NAS
6 7 (0.30%) WAN
7 6 (0.25%) Intranet
7 6 (0.25%) MPLS
8 5 (0.21%) Skype
9 4 (0.17%) Kerberos
9 4 (0.17%) SSL
10 3 (0.13%) Ethernet
10 3 (0.13%) IPsec
10 3 (0.13%) VPN
11 2 (0.085%) DNS
11 2 (0.085%) OpenLDAP
11 2 (0.085%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 550 (23.27%) Data Warehouse
2 464 (19.63%) SQL Server
3 266 (11.25%) Big Data
4 234 (9.90%) Hadoop
5 221 (9.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 184 (7.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 167 (7.06%) Relational Database
8 133 (5.63%) QlikView
9 126 (5.33%) Oracle Database
10 125 (5.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 122 (5.16%) BusinessObjects
12 99 (4.19%) Apache Hive
13 92 (3.89%) DB2
13 92 (3.89%) NoSQL
14 91 (3.85%) Power BI
15 75 (3.17%) RDBMS
16 70 (2.96%) SQL Server 2012
17 62 (2.62%) MongoDB
17 62 (2.62%) SQL Server 2008
18 61 (2.58%) HBase
Development Applications
1 100 (4.23%) JIRA
2 98 (4.15%) ERwin
3 94 (3.98%) Team Foundation Server
4 69 (2.92%) Talend Open Studio
5 52 (2.20%) Git (software)
6 45 (1.90%) Jenkins
7 44 (1.86%) JUnit
8 35 (1.48%) Visual Studio
9 26 (1.10%) Eclipse
9 26 (1.10%) PowerDesigner
9 26 (1.10%) Toad
10 22 (0.93%) Maven
10 22 (0.93%) Oracle APEX
11 21 (0.89%) Subversion
12 16 (0.68%) NUnit
13 15 (0.63%) Bitbucket
13 15 (0.63%) Cucumber
14 14 (0.59%) Gradle
14 14 (0.59%) HP UFT
15 13 (0.55%) IntelliJ
General
1 668 (28.26%) Finance
2 295 (12.48%) Banking
3 109 (4.61%) Retail
4 84 (3.55%) Investment Banking
5 70 (2.96%) Legal
6 60 (2.54%) Marketing
7 53 (2.24%) Telecoms
8 39 (1.65%) Back Office
9 28 (1.18%) Publishing
10 26 (1.10%) Manufacturing
11 21 (0.89%) Billing
12 19 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
13 17 (0.72%) Financial Institution
14 16 (0.68%) Advertising
14 16 (0.68%) Law
15 15 (0.63%) Front Office
16 13 (0.55%) Electronics
17 11 (0.47%) Retail Banking
18 10 (0.42%) Automotive
18 10 (0.42%) Games
Job Titles
1 640 (27.07%) Architect
2 632 (26.73%) Developer
3 597 (25.25%) Analyst
4 383 (16.20%) Data Architect
5 277 (11.72%) Business Analyst
6 238 (10.07%) Data Analyst
7 152 (6.43%) Consultant
8 109 (4.61%) SQL Developer
9 101 (4.27%) Data Modeller
10 90 (3.81%) Java Developer
11 78 (3.30%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 78 (3.30%) Solutions Architect
12 59 (2.50%) ETL Developer
13 58 (2.45%) SQL Analyst
14 56 (2.37%) Data Business Analyst
15 54 (2.28%) Business Intelligence Analyst
16 52 (2.20%) Technical Architect
17 48 (2.03%) Data Consultant
17 48 (2.03%) Senior Developer
18 46 (1.95%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (7.45%) XML
2 161 (6.81%) .NET
3 127 (5.37%) Web Services
4 113 (4.78%) HTML
5 104 (4.40%) CSS
6 96 (4.06%) REST
7 94 (3.98%) Spring
8 87 (3.68%) SOAP
9 84 (3.55%) J2EE
10 78 (3.30%) AngularJS
11 59 (2.50%) jQuery
12 58 (2.45%) HTML5
13 57 (2.41%) Hibernate
14 55 (2.33%) JSON
15 48 (2.03%) RESTful
16 46 (1.95%) MDX
17 44 (1.86%) ASP.NET
18 42 (1.78%) Kafka
19 41 (1.73%) XSLT
20 40 (1.69%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 328 (13.87%) Analytical Skills
2 140 (5.92%) Management Information System
3 131 (5.54%) Data Structures
4 89 (3.76%) Reference Data
5 87 (3.68%) Computer Science
6 62 (2.62%) User Experience
7 32 (1.35%) Credit Risk
7 32 (1.35%) Replication
8 26 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 24 (1.02%) Taxonomies
10 23 (0.97%) Mainframe
11 21 (0.89%) Derivative
11 21 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
12 19 (0.80%) Algorithms
12 19 (0.80%) Equities
12 19 (0.80%) Market Risk
13 18 (0.76%) Data Centre
13 18 (0.76%) Fixed Income
13 18 (0.76%) NHS
14 17 (0.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 116 (4.91%) Unix
2 80 (3.38%) Linux
3 79 (3.34%) Windows
4 19 (0.80%) Windows Server
5 8 (0.34%) Android
5 8 (0.34%) Apple iOS
6 6 (0.25%) Mac OS
6 6 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.17%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.085%) AIX
9 2 (0.085%) CentOS
9 2 (0.085%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.085%) Solaris
9 2 (0.085%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.085%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.042%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.042%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 636 (26.90%) Agile Software Development
2 579 (24.49%) Business Intelligence
3 565 (23.90%) ETL
4 357 (15.10%) Data Management
5 309 (13.07%) Analytics
6 293 (12.39%) Data Architecture
7 284 (12.01%) Logical Data Model
8 278 (11.76%) Migration
9 277 (11.72%) Data Analysis
10 210 (8.88%) Scrum
11 205 (8.67%) Data Migration
12 196 (8.29%) Business Analysis
13 192 (8.12%) Stakeholder Management
14 162 (6.85%) Data Integration
14 162 (6.85%) Physical Data Model
15 156 (6.60%) Project Management
16 150 (6.35%) Data Governance
17 145 (6.13%) OO
18 143 (6.05%) CRM
18 143 (6.05%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 947 (40.06%) SQL
2 314 (13.28%) Java
3 166 (7.02%) JavaScript
4 163 (6.90%) Python
5 158 (6.68%) T-SQL
6 146 (6.18%) PL/SQL
7 133 (5.63%) C#
8 76 (3.21%) R
9 57 (2.41%) Scala
10 40 (1.69%) C++
11 37 (1.57%) VBA
12 32 (1.35%) Shell Script
13 30 (1.27%) Perl
14 27 (1.14%) ABAP
15 26 (1.10%) C
16 20 (0.85%) Ruby
17 17 (0.72%) PHP
18 16 (0.68%) VB
19 14 (0.59%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
20 13 (0.55%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 186 (7.87%) Degree
2 126 (5.33%) Security Cleared
3 87 (3.68%) SC Cleared
4 31 (1.31%) ISEB
5 14 (0.59%) BPSS Clearance
5 14 (0.59%) PMP
6 13 (0.55%) ISTQB
6 13 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (0.51%) DV Cleared
8 11 (0.47%) CCA
9 10 (0.42%) PhD
9 10 (0.42%) PMI Certification
10 8 (0.34%) BC Cleared
10 8 (0.34%) CTC Cleared
11 6 (0.25%) OCPJP
12 5 (0.21%) APMP
12 5 (0.21%) CFA
12 5 (0.21%) MCSE
13 4 (0.17%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 4 (0.17%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 291 (12.31%) Data Quality
2 74 (3.13%) QA
3 29 (1.23%) MiFID
4 21 (0.89%) Disclosure Scotland
5 19 (0.80%) Solvency II
6 17 (0.72%) IFRS
6 17 (0.72%) ISO20022
7 16 (0.68%) FATCA
8 15 (0.63%) SLA
9 14 (0.59%) IFRS 9
10 13 (0.55%) GDPR
11 7 (0.30%) EMIR
11 7 (0.30%) PCI DSS
12 6 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
13 5 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 4 (0.17%) COBIT
14 4 (0.17%) SDET
15 3 (0.13%) Basel III
15 3 (0.13%) P3O
15 3 (0.13%) PMO
System Software
1 19 (0.80%) Docker
2 17 (0.72%) Active Directory
3 14 (0.59%) Apache Flume
4 11 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
5 10 (0.42%) HDFS
6 7 (0.30%) vCloud
6 7 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (0.085%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.042%) Firmware
8 1 (0.042%) Time Sharing Option
8 1 (0.042%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.042%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (0.42%) Ansible
1 10 (0.42%) Oozie
2 9 (0.38%) Kubernetes
2 9 (0.38%) Puppet
3 8 (0.34%) Data Guard
3 8 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.21%) Control-M
4 5 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (0.17%) Hadoop YARN
5 4 (0.17%) MOM
5 4 (0.17%) Nagios
5 4 (0.17%) SCCM
5 4 (0.17%) Tivoli
6 3 (0.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (0.085%) CFEngine
7 2 (0.085%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 2 (0.085%) HP SiteScope
8 1 (0.042%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.042%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 486 (20.56%) Oracle
2 298 (12.61%) Microsoft
3 203 (8.59%) SAP
4 121 (5.12%) Informatica
5 113 (4.78%) Tableau
6 100 (4.23%) IBM
7 79 (3.34%) Teradata
8 69 (2.92%) Talend
9 68 (2.88%) Cognos
10 59 (2.50%) Netezza
11 57 (2.41%) Sybase
12 43 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
13 35 (1.48%) Cloudera
14 32 (1.35%) MicroStrategy
15 29 (1.23%) Ab Initio
16 27 (1.14%) Splunk
17 23 (0.97%) Adobe
17 23 (0.97%) Pega
17 23 (0.97%) ServiceNow
18 18 (0.76%) HP
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