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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Data Warehouse skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Warehouse over the 6 months to 23 May 2022 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 Warehousing
UK
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 93 79 87
Rank change year-on-year -14 +8 +4
Contract jobs citing Data Warehouse 2,297 1,706 1,270
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 2.65% 2.93% 2.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.52% 13.81% 12.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,682 1,146 887
10th Percentile £388 £314 £320
25th Percentile £463 £413 £389
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £475
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -
75th Percentile £650 £588 £575
90th Percentile £750 £650 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 29 13
10th Percentile £20.35 £8.00 £26.25
25th Percentile £35.00 £19.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate £45.00 £26.00 £50.50
Median % change year-on-year +73.08% -48.51% +182.99%
75th Percentile £61.75 £40.00 £61.00
90th Percentile £65.76 £50.00 £68.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £23.95 £53.00
% change year-on-year +46.17% -54.82% +224.36%

Data Warehouse is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 16,988 12,351 10,396
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.59% 21.18% 21.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,082 8,417 7,162
10th Percentile £375 £325 £325
25th Percentile £450 £406 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £488
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +2.56% +2.63%
75th Percentile £650 £600 £588
90th Percentile £750 £688 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £445 £450
% change year-on-year +12.36% -1.11% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 177 215 151
10th Percentile £14.70 £11.64 £14.25
25th Percentile £22.38 £19.00 £18.25
Median hourly rate £45.00 £26.50 £24.71
Median % change year-on-year +69.81% +7.24% -13.30%
75th Percentile £65.00 £45.09 £46.00
90th Percentile £75.00 £60.55 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £24.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year +45.83% +2.13% -13.20%

Data Warehouse
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Warehouse in the UK

Data Warehouse
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Daily rate trend for Data Warehouse in the UK

Data Warehouse
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Data Warehouse over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Data Warehouse in the UK

Data Warehouse
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Hourly rate trend for Data Warehouse in the UK

Data Warehouse
Hourly Rate Histogram

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Data Warehouse over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

Hourly rate histogram for Data Warehouse in the UK

Data Warehouse
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 Warehouse within the UK over the 6 months to 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
England -17 1,856 £550 +10.00% 302
Work from Home 0 1,296 £540 +8.00% 104
London -9 1,121 £590 +12.38% 148
UK excluding London -14 702 £500 +11.11% 164
South East -3 171 £523 -0.48% 45
Midlands +1 167 £515 +21.18% 39
North of England -34 154 £525 +20.00% 35
West Midlands +1 141 £525 +23.53% 24
North West -4 121 £534 +21.31% 16
South West -22 78 £500 -9.09% 14
Scotland +18 73 £525 +23.53% 14
East of England -17 47 £428 +4.39% 18
Yorkshire -54 28 £450 +2.86% 10
East Midlands -14 25 £475 +18.75% 15
Wales -14 14 £463 +5.71% 1
North East -4 4 £480 -4.00% 10

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Data Warehouse 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 Warehouse.

1 1,167 (50.81%) SQL
2 922 (40.14%) ETL
3 860 (37.44%) Business Intelligence
4 783 (34.09%) Data Modelling
5 778 (33.87%) Agile
6 754 (32.83%) Azure
7 729 (31.74%) Analytics
8 571 (24.86%) Finance
9 530 (23.07%) AWS
10 523 (22.77%) Python
11 522 (22.73%) Data Lake
12 511 (22.25%) SQL Server
13 492 (21.42%) Power Platform
14 480 (20.90%) Power BI
15 460 (20.03%) DevOps
16 417 (18.15%) Social Skills
17 374 (16.28%) Big Data
18 355 (15.45%) Microsoft
19 338 (14.71%) Oracle
20 315 (13.71%) Scrum
21 313 (13.63%) Migration
22 304 (13.23%) Data Integration
23 298 (12.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 277 (12.06%) Azure Data Factory
25 266 (11.58%) Analytical Skills
26 262 (11.41%) Data Pipeline
27 260 (11.32%) Databricks
28 259 (11.28%) Data Analytics
29 249 (10.84%) Data Architecture
29 249 (10.84%) Data Engineering

Data Warehouse
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
1 229 (9.97%) Apache Spark
2 76 (3.31%) Confluence
3 57 (2.48%) Apache
4 55 (2.39%) Apache Airflow
4 55 (2.39%) SAS
5 31 (1.35%) SharePoint
6 14 (0.61%) CMS
7 9 (0.39%) Jupyter
7 9 (0.39%) Tomcat
7 9 (0.39%) WebSphere
8 8 (0.35%) Apache Pig
8 8 (0.35%) Appian
9 7 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
9 7 (0.30%) WebLogic
9 7 (0.30%) WebSphere Application Server
10 6 (0.26%) NServiceBus
11 5 (0.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 5 (0.22%) Oracle Workflow
11 5 (0.22%) PowerExchange
12 4 (0.17%) IIS
Applications
1 92 (4.01%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (0.87%) Microsoft Office
3 17 (0.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 13 (0.57%) Microsoft Project
5 10 (0.44%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.22%) Oracle Smart View
8 2 (0.087%) SPSS
9 1 (0.044%) Chatbot
9 1 (0.044%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 19 (0.83%) assyst
2 15 (0.65%) HiPortfolio
3 13 (0.57%) SAP S/4HANA
4 12 (0.52%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 10 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
6 9 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
6 9 (0.39%) Oracle Financials
7 8 (0.35%) Maximo
8 7 (0.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 7 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
8 7 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 5 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
9 5 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 5 (0.22%) SAP BPC
10 3 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
10 3 (0.13%) NetSuite
10 3 (0.13%) Sentinel
11 2 (0.087%) Dynamics AX
11 2 (0.087%) IBM Planning Analytics
11 2 (0.087%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 754 (32.83%) Azure
2 530 (23.07%) AWS
3 492 (21.42%) Power Platform
4 277 (12.06%) Azure Data Factory
5 173 (7.53%) GCP
6 159 (6.92%) Snowflake
7 146 (6.36%) Azure Synapse Analytics
8 127 (5.53%) Serverless
9 113 (4.92%) Amazon S3
10 66 (2.87%) AWS Lambda
11 51 (2.22%) Amazon EMR
12 46 (2.00%) Azure Cosmos DB
13 42 (1.83%) PaaS
14 41 (1.78%) Azure Functions
15 40 (1.74%) dbt
16 37 (1.61%) Azure Logic Apps
17 36 (1.57%) Amazon EC2
18 34 (1.48%) Amazon Kinesis
19 32 (1.39%) Matillion
20 30 (1.31%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (0.74%) Internet
2 13 (0.57%) SSH
3 10 (0.44%) SAN
4 9 (0.39%) DNS
4 9 (0.39%) HTTP
5 7 (0.30%) Firewall
5 7 (0.30%) Kerberos
5 7 (0.30%) LAN
5 7 (0.30%) WAN
6 5 (0.22%) FTP
7 3 (0.13%) IPFS
7 3 (0.13%) iSCSI
7 3 (0.13%) Network Security
7 3 (0.13%) Radio Access Network
7 3 (0.13%) Wireless
8 2 (0.087%) MPLS
8 2 (0.087%) MVNO
8 2 (0.087%) PuTTY
8 2 (0.087%) WinSCP
9 1 (0.044%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 522 (22.73%) Data Lake
2 511 (22.25%) SQL Server
3 480 (20.90%) Power BI
4 374 (16.28%) Big Data
5 298 (12.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 189 (8.23%) Tableau
7 181 (7.88%) Relational Database
8 172 (7.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 158 (6.88%) Metadata
10 153 (6.66%) Amazon Redshift
11 144 (6.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 142 (6.18%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 130 (5.66%) Azure SQL Database
14 123 (5.35%) NoSQL
15 122 (5.31%) Hadoop
16 102 (4.44%) Pentaho
17 97 (4.22%) PostgreSQL
18 94 (4.09%) RDBMS
19 89 (3.87%) BigQuery
20 86 (3.74%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 141 (6.14%) JIRA
2 128 (5.57%) Git (software)
3 69 (3.00%) ERwin
4 63 (2.74%) Jenkins
5 57 (2.48%) GitLab
6 52 (2.26%) kappa
7 50 (2.18%) Bitbucket
8 42 (1.83%) Visual Studio
9 28 (1.22%) PowerDesigner
10 27 (1.18%) ER Studio
11 20 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
12 19 (0.83%) TeamCity
13 17 (0.74%) Selenium
14 16 (0.70%) Artifactory
15 15 (0.65%) Zephyr
16 14 (0.61%) Cucumber
17 12 (0.52%) SonarQube
18 10 (0.44%) Eclipse
19 9 (0.39%) Octopus Deploy
19 9 (0.39%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 571 (24.86%) Finance
2 417 (18.15%) Social Skills
3 266 (11.58%) Analytical Skills
4 182 (7.92%) Banking
5 141 (6.14%) Public Sector
6 70 (3.05%) Retail
7 62 (2.70%) Investment Banking
7 62 (2.70%) Presentation Skills
8 49 (2.13%) Marketing
9 45 (1.96%) Legal
10 32 (1.39%) Back Office
11 27 (1.18%) Influencing Skills
11 27 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
12 26 (1.13%) Publishing
13 25 (1.09%) Front Office
14 24 (1.04%) Financial Institution
14 24 (1.04%) Telecoms
15 21 (0.91%) Law
16 19 (0.83%) Documentation Skills
16 19 (0.83%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 524 (22.81%) Data Engineer
2 453 (19.72%) Developer
3 445 (19.37%) Architect
4 312 (13.58%) Analyst
5 304 (13.23%) Data Architect
6 153 (6.66%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 149 (6.49%) Data Analyst
8 123 (5.35%) SQL Developer
9 100 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
10 96 (4.18%) Azure Engineer
10 96 (4.18%) Project Manager
11 90 (3.92%) Business Analyst
12 73 (3.18%) Data Modeller
13 63 (2.74%) Power BI Developer
13 63 (2.74%) Senior Data Engineer
14 55 (2.39%) Data Business Analyst
15 54 (2.35%) Data Warehouse Developer
16 52 (2.26%) SQL BI Developer
17 48 (2.09%) AWS Engineer
17 48 (2.09%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (7.97%) Kafka
2 88 (3.83%) .NET
3 56 (2.44%) XML
4 51 (2.22%) PySpark
5 39 (1.70%) RESTful
6 38 (1.65%) JSON
7 34 (1.48%) Web Services
8 30 (1.31%) REST
9 29 (1.26%) Pandas
10 27 (1.18%) .NET Framework
11 26 (1.13%) MDX
12 23 (1.00%) HTML
13 22 (0.96%) SOAP
13 22 (0.96%) Spark Streaming
14 19 (0.83%) React
15 16 (0.70%) Node.js
15 16 (0.70%) Ruby on Rails
15 16 (0.70%) WinForms
16 15 (0.65%) CSS
16 15 (0.65%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 74 (3.22%) Management Information System
2 70 (3.05%) Data Structures
3 56 (2.44%) Virtual Team
4 51 (2.22%) Greenfield Project
4 51 (2.22%) Reference Data
5 50 (2.18%) Legacy Systems
6 43 (1.87%) Self-Motivation
7 40 (1.74%) NHS
8 33 (1.44%) Data Protection Act
9 28 (1.22%) User Experience
10 27 (1.18%) Credit Risk
11 22 (0.96%) Cloud Native
11 22 (0.96%) Public Cloud
12 17 (0.74%) Algorithms
12 17 (0.74%) Reinsurance
12 17 (0.74%) Replication
13 16 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
13 16 (0.70%) Hedge funds
13 16 (0.70%) Hybrid Cloud
13 16 (0.70%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 137 (5.96%) Linux
2 125 (5.44%) Unix
3 52 (2.26%) Windows
4 25 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (0.52%) Mac OS
6 11 (0.48%) Windows Server
7 6 (0.26%) zOS
8 3 (0.13%) AIX
8 3 (0.13%) CentOS
8 3 (0.13%) Solaris
8 3 (0.13%) VMS
9 2 (0.087%) Android
9 2 (0.087%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.087%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.087%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.044%) HPUX
10 1 (0.044%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.044%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.044%) Windows Server 2016
10 1 (0.044%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 922 (40.14%) ETL
2 860 (37.44%) Business Intelligence
3 783 (34.09%) Data Modelling
4 778 (33.87%) Agile
5 729 (31.74%) Analytics
6 460 (20.03%) DevOps
7 315 (13.71%) Scrum
8 313 (13.63%) Migration
9 304 (13.23%) Data Integration
10 262 (11.41%) Data Pipeline
11 259 (11.28%) Data Analytics
12 249 (10.84%) Data Architecture
12 249 (10.84%) Data Engineering
13 248 (10.80%) Data Analysis
13 248 (10.80%) Visualisation
14 242 (10.54%) Data Management
15 241 (10.49%) CI/CD
16 204 (8.88%) Problem-Solving
17 189 (8.23%) Data Governance
18 165 (7.18%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 1,167 (50.81%) SQL
2 523 (22.77%) Python
3 217 (9.45%) Java
4 166 (7.23%) T-SQL
5 154 (6.70%) C#
6 115 (5.01%) PL/SQL
7 71 (3.09%) Scala
8 68 (2.96%) PowerShell
9 65 (2.83%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 63 (2.74%) R
11 59 (2.57%) Shell Script
12 44 (1.92%) JavaScript
13 32 (1.39%) Bash
14 31 (1.35%) C
15 26 (1.13%) Ruby
16 19 (0.83%) Perl
16 19 (0.83%) VBA
17 12 (0.52%) SAS Macro
18 10 (0.44%) HiveQL
19 9 (0.39%) Go
Qualifications
1 223 (9.71%) Security Cleared
2 183 (7.97%) SC Cleared
3 103 (4.48%) Degree
4 34 (1.48%) Computer Science Degree
5 24 (1.04%) ISTQB
6 22 (0.96%) BPSS Clearance
6 22 (0.96%) PMP
7 20 (0.87%) PMI Certification
8 15 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 15 (0.65%) Master's Degree
9 12 (0.52%) FFIEC
10 8 (0.35%) AWS Certification
10 8 (0.35%) DBS Check
10 8 (0.35%) DV Cleared
10 8 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (0.30%) TOGAF Certification
12 6 (0.26%) Numerate Degree
13 5 (0.22%) MCITP
13 5 (0.22%) Tableau Certification
14 4 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 240 (10.45%) Data Quality
2 85 (3.70%) QA
3 34 (1.48%) Accessibility
4 33 (1.44%) SLA
5 31 (1.35%) GDPR
6 27 (1.18%) IFRS
7 21 (0.91%) IFRS 17
8 14 (0.61%) PCI DSS
9 13 (0.57%) NIST
10 12 (0.52%) GLBA
11 8 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 6 (0.26%) PMO
12 6 (0.26%) Solvency II
13 3 (0.13%) Actionable Recommendations
13 3 (0.13%) COREP
13 3 (0.13%) CRD IV
13 3 (0.13%) FINREP
13 3 (0.13%) IFRS 9
14 2 (0.087%) ISO 20022
14 2 (0.087%) ITGC
System Software
1 57 (2.48%) Docker
2 34 (1.48%) HDFS
3 22 (0.96%) Active Directory
4 7 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (0.17%) Apache Flume
5 4 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 4 (0.17%) Oracle Clusterware
6 2 (0.087%) GFS2
6 2 (0.087%) Time Sharing Option
6 2 (0.087%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.044%) NFS
7 1 (0.044%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.044%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.044%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 83 (3.61%) Terraform
2 80 (3.48%) Kubernetes
3 52 (2.26%) Ansible
4 9 (0.39%) Kibana
5 8 (0.35%) Control-M
5 8 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (0.30%) Hadoop YARN
6 7 (0.30%) Puppet
7 6 (0.26%) Oracle RMAN
8 5 (0.22%) Data Guard
9 3 (0.13%) Grafana
9 3 (0.13%) logstash
9 3 (0.13%) Microsoft Intune
9 3 (0.13%) Nagios
9 3 (0.13%) Prometheus
10 2 (0.087%) Graphite
10 2 (0.087%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.087%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 1 (0.044%) SCCM
11 1 (0.044%) SCOM
Vendors
1 355 (15.45%) Microsoft
2 338 (14.71%) Oracle
3 260 (11.32%) Databricks
4 144 (6.27%) Talend
5 136 (5.92%) Informatica
6 122 (5.31%) Google
7 101 (4.40%) SAP
8 64 (2.79%) Teradata
9 55 (2.39%) Cloudera
10 45 (1.96%) Alteryx
11 38 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
12 28 (1.22%) BiZZdesign
13 27 (1.18%) Netezza
14 25 (1.09%) IBM
15 23 (1.00%) Red Hat
16 21 (0.91%) Splunk
17 20 (0.87%) Cognos
17 20 (0.87%) TIBCO
18 17 (0.74%) MuleSoft
19 16 (0.70%) Adobe