Period
to 18 July 2019

The median contractor rate for an ETL Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 July 2019.

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.

ETL Developer
UK
6 months to
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 639 594 571
Rank change year-on-year -45 -23 -42
Contract jobs requiring an ETL Developer 203 310 282
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.30% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.32% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 234 208
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +6.06% -2.94%
10th Percentile £310 £313 £306
90th Percentile £566 £538 £541
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
UK median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.87 - -

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 87,535 98,160 90,229
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.49% 94.85% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 57,549 64,291 58,477
UK median daily rate £470 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £263 £269 £263
90th Percentile £650 £638 £619
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,925 3,167 2,923
UK median hourly rate £19.81 £18.50 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.05% -1.07% -3.78%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.00 £10.75
90th Percentile £52.17 £48.75 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.77
% change year-on-year +5.71% -1.52% -6.47%

ETL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for ETL Developer in the UK

ETL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ETL Developer in the UK

ETL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ETL Developer over the 6 months to 18 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ETL Developer in the UK

ETL Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ETL Developer in the UK

ETL Developer
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 ETL Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 18 July 2019. 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 -30 192 £456 +1.39% 31
London +43 103 £475 - 16
UK excluding London -49 100 £425 +6.25% 17
East of England +18 33 £450 +1.41% 1
South East -13 22 £438 -2.78% 4
North of England +15 17 £394 +5.00% 8
Midlands +18 16 £450 +50.00% 2
East Midlands +23 12 £450 +63.64% 1
Scotland -5 7 £450 +22.37% 2
North East +27 6 £369 +13.46%
North West +9 6 £388 +10.71% 4
Yorkshire +1 5 £425 +6.25% 4
West Midlands +10 4 £463 +23.33% 1
South West -37 3 £345 -13.75%
Wales - 3 £288 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £375 -

ETL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 July 2019, ETL Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads featuring ETL Developer in the job title.

1 203 (100.00%) ETL
2 125 (61.58%) SQL
3 116 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
4 76 (37.44%) SQL Server
5 74 (36.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 71 (34.98%) Business Intelligence
7 67 (33.00%) Oracle
8 57 (28.08%) Agile Software Development
9 55 (27.09%) Data Modelling
10 54 (26.60%) ETL Development
11 43 (21.18%) Oracle Database
12 41 (20.20%) Relational Database
12 41 (20.20%) Microsoft
13 34 (16.75%) Informatica
14 33 (16.26%) Unix
15 31 (15.27%) T-SQL
16 30 (14.78%) Finance
17 29 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
18 27 (13.30%) SQL Server 2012
19 26 (12.81%) Linux
19 26 (12.81%) Microsoft Azure
20 25 (12.32%) Data Integration
20 25 (12.32%) MySQL
21 24 (11.82%) PL/SQL
21 24 (11.82%) Python
22 23 (11.33%) C#
22 23 (11.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 22 (10.84%) Dimensional Modelling
23 22 (10.84%) Git (software)
23 22 (10.84%) XML

ETL Developer 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 13 (6.40%) Apache Spark
2 4 (1.97%) Drupal
3 3 (1.48%) SAS
4 2 (0.99%) Apache
4 2 (0.99%) Confluence
4 2 (0.99%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.49%) Apache Airflow
5 1 (0.49%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 11 (5.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.97%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 26 (12.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (9.85%) Power Platform
3 13 (6.40%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (4.93%) Azure Data Factory
5 7 (3.45%) PaaS
6 4 (1.97%) IaaS
6 4 (1.97%) Slack
7 3 (1.48%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.99%) Azure Stack
8 2 (0.99%) GitHub
8 2 (0.99%) SaaS
9 1 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.49%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.49%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.49%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.49%) Azure Machine Learning
9 1 (0.49%) Boomi
9 1 (0.49%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.99%) FTP
1 2 (0.99%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.49%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
2 76 (37.44%) SQL Server
3 74 (36.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 43 (21.18%) Oracle Database
5 41 (20.20%) Relational Database
6 27 (13.30%) SQL Server 2012
7 25 (12.32%) MySQL
8 23 (11.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 20 (9.85%) Power BI
10 18 (8.87%) Oracle ODI
10 18 (8.87%) PostgreSQL
11 16 (7.88%) OLAP
12 15 (7.39%) Big Data
13 13 (6.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 12 (5.91%) Pentaho
14 12 (5.91%) PowerCenter
14 12 (5.91%) SQL Server 2016
15 11 (5.42%) Oracle Database 11g
16 10 (4.93%) Apache Hive
16 10 (4.93%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 22 (10.84%) Git (software)
2 11 (5.42%) JIRA
3 5 (2.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (2.46%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.97%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.48%) ER Studio
5 3 (1.48%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (0.99%) Hudson
6 2 (0.99%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.49%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.49%) LSMW
7 1 (0.49%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 30 (14.78%) Finance
2 10 (4.93%) Banking
3 4 (1.97%) Retail
4 3 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (0.99%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.99%) Marketing
5 2 (0.99%) Publishing
5 2 (0.99%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.49%) Electronics
6 1 (0.49%) Games
6 1 (0.49%) Law
6 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.49%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (10.84%) XML
2 21 (10.34%) JSON
3 20 (9.85%) Web Services
4 14 (6.90%) .NET
5 10 (4.93%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 8 (3.94%) REST
7 7 (3.45%) SOAP
8 5 (2.46%) MDX
9 3 (1.48%) Kafka
10 2 (0.99%) .NET Core
10 2 (0.99%) Apache Camel
10 2 (0.99%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (0.99%) Backbone.js
10 2 (0.99%) OLE
10 2 (0.99%) OLE DB
10 2 (0.99%) Oracle Fusion
10 2 (0.99%) RESTful
11 1 (0.49%) ActiveMQ
11 1 (0.49%) EDI
11 1 (0.49%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.88%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.40%) Replication
3 7 (3.45%) Data Structures
4 3 (1.48%) Fixed Income
4 3 (1.48%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (1.48%) NHS
5 2 (0.99%) Hedge funds
5 2 (0.99%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.99%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.49%) ASIC
6 1 (0.49%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.49%) CMDB
6 1 (0.49%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.49%) DataPower
6 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.49%) Online Gambling
6 1 (0.49%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 33 (16.26%) Unix
2 26 (12.81%) Linux
3 8 (3.94%) Solaris
4 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (100.00%) ETL
2 71 (34.98%) Business Intelligence
3 57 (28.08%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (27.09%) Data Modelling
5 54 (26.60%) ETL Development
6 29 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
7 25 (12.32%) Data Integration
8 22 (10.84%) Dimensional Modelling
9 21 (10.34%) Migration
10 19 (9.36%) Scrum
11 18 (8.87%) Continuous Improvement
11 18 (8.87%) Data Transformation
11 18 (8.87%) Test Scripting
12 17 (8.37%) Kimball Methodology
12 17 (8.37%) Unit Testing
13 15 (7.39%) Customer Requirements
13 15 (7.39%) Data Migration
14 13 (6.40%) DevOps
15 12 (5.91%) Data Analysis
15 12 (5.91%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 125 (61.58%) SQL
2 31 (15.27%) T-SQL
3 24 (11.82%) PL/SQL
3 24 (11.82%) Python
4 23 (11.33%) C#
5 20 (9.85%) Shell Script
6 14 (6.90%) PowerShell
7 7 (3.45%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 7 (3.45%) Java
8 6 (2.96%) VBA
9 5 (2.46%) Bash Shell
9 5 (2.46%) JavaScript
10 4 (1.97%) Perl
10 4 (1.97%) PHP
10 4 (1.97%) VB
11 3 (1.48%) C
12 2 (0.99%) Scala
13 1 (0.49%) ABAP
13 1 (0.49%) SAS Macro
13 1 (0.49%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 14 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 11 (5.42%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.43%) Degree
4 5 (2.46%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (2.46%) Master's Degree
5 3 (1.48%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (1.48%) CFA
6 2 (0.99%) MCSA
6 2 (0.99%) MCSE
6 2 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.49%) ACCA
7 1 (0.49%) CIMA
7 1 (0.49%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.49%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.45%) QA
2 6 (2.96%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.48%) PMO
4 2 (0.99%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (0.49%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.49%) Apache Flume
1 1 (0.49%) Docker
1 1 (0.49%) HDFS
1 1 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.99%) Control-M
Vendors
1 67 (33.00%) Oracle
2 41 (20.20%) Microsoft
3 34 (16.75%) Informatica
4 17 (8.37%) Tableau
4 17 (8.37%) Talend
5 12 (5.91%) EXASOL
5 12 (5.91%) Teradata
6 8 (3.94%) Netezza
6 8 (3.94%) SAP
7 5 (2.46%) Ab Initio
7 5 (2.46%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.97%) Cognos
9 3 (1.48%) Databricks
9 3 (1.48%) Google
9 3 (1.48%) IBM
9 3 (1.48%) IDERA
9 3 (1.48%) MicroStrategy
9 3 (1.48%) Remedy
10 2 (0.99%) Cadence
10 2 (0.99%) InterSystems