Period
to 21 August 2018

The median contractor rate for an ETL Developer was £438 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 596 593 539
Rank change year-on-year -3 -54 -36
Contract jobs requiring an ETL Developer 313 277 403
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.31% 0.29% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.30% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 204 291
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% - +1.80%
10th Percentile £319 £300 £319
90th Percentile £549 £571 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £375 £390
% change year-on-year +10.67% -3.85% -5.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
UK median hourly rate - £35.00 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -20.45% +46.67%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 £44.00
% change year-on-year - -20.45% +46.67%

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 96,865 91,044 103,041
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.87% 94.99% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 63,367 59,123 67,175
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £269 £263 £255
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3,128 2,788 3,125
UK median hourly rate £17.87 £18.70 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.47% -1.58% +6.38%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £48.75 £46.46
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -2.78% -5.26% +9.83%

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 21 August 2018.

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 14 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 21 August 2018. 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 +16 283 £450 +5.88% 40
UK excluding London +8 200 £415 +10.67% 22
London -20 111 £475 - 19
South East -13 56 £440 -2.22% 6
North of England -6 51 £363 +3.57% 7
Yorkshire +8 38 £400 +14.29% 3
East of England +11 33 £520 +43.45% 4
Scotland -17 28 £371 -1.20%
South West -5 23 £406 +4.84% 1
North West -27 12 £350 - 4
Midlands -24 9 £444 +26.79% 3
East Midlands -12 6 £408 +16.43% 1
West Midlands -32 3 £444 +26.79% 2
North East 0 1 £325 -

ETL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, 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.

1 313 (100.00%) ETL
2 215 (68.69%) SQL
3 161 (51.44%) Data Warehouse
4 123 (39.30%) SQL Server
5 118 (37.70%) Business Intelligence
6 113 (36.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 107 (34.19%) Oracle
8 103 (32.91%) Agile Software Development
9 68 (21.73%) Finance
10 67 (21.41%) Data Integration
11 64 (20.45%) Migration
12 62 (19.81%) ETL Development
13 58 (18.53%) T-SQL
14 57 (18.21%) Data Modelling
14 57 (18.21%) Microsoft
15 56 (17.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 50 (15.97%) Analytics
17 47 (15.02%) PL/SQL
18 45 (14.38%) Data Migration
19 40 (12.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 39 (12.46%) Data Quality
20 39 (12.46%) Talend
21 38 (12.14%) Performance Tuning
21 38 (12.14%) Relational Database
22 37 (11.82%) XML
23 35 (11.18%) Unix
23 35 (11.18%) DataStage
23 35 (11.18%) Big Data
24 34 (10.86%) Microsoft Azure
25 31 (9.90%) SAP

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 15 (4.79%) SAS
2 8 (2.56%) Apache Spark
3 3 (0.96%) Apache
4 2 (0.64%) Apache Pig
4 2 (0.64%) Luigi
4 2 (0.64%) OpenStack
4 2 (0.64%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.64%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.32%) Apache Airflow
5 1 (0.32%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.64%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.28%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.32%) HFM
4 1 (0.32%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 34 (10.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (7.03%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (6.39%) Azure Data Factory
4 14 (4.47%) Google Cloud Platform
5 11 (3.51%) Amazon S3
5 11 (3.51%) Dynamics 365
5 11 (3.51%) Google Analytics
6 9 (2.88%) PaaS
7 3 (0.96%) SaaS
7 3 (0.96%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 2 (0.64%) Amazon Kinesis
8 2 (0.64%) Office 365
9 1 (0.32%) Boomi
9 1 (0.32%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.83%) FTP
2 2 (0.64%) SMS
3 1 (0.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (51.44%) Data Warehouse
2 123 (39.30%) SQL Server
3 113 (36.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 56 (17.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 40 (12.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 38 (12.14%) Relational Database
7 35 (11.18%) Big Data
7 35 (11.18%) DataStage
8 30 (9.58%) SQL Server 2016
9 29 (9.27%) DB2
10 27 (8.63%) BusinessObjects
10 27 (8.63%) PostgreSQL
11 25 (7.99%) Power BI
12 23 (7.35%) Hadoop
13 20 (6.39%) SAP Data Services
14 19 (6.07%) IBM InfoSphere
15 15 (4.79%) Data Lake
15 15 (4.79%) Oracle Database
16 14 (4.47%) Azure SQL Database
16 14 (4.47%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 24 (7.67%) JIRA
2 8 (2.56%) Subversion
2 8 (2.56%) Visual Studio
3 7 (2.24%) Toad
4 4 (1.28%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.96%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (0.64%) CA Gen
6 2 (0.64%) Mercurial
6 2 (0.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.64%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.32%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.32%) Gradle
7 1 (0.32%) Jenkins
General
1 68 (21.73%) Finance
2 16 (5.11%) Banking
3 8 (2.56%) Retail Banking
4 7 (2.24%) Marketing
5 6 (1.92%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.60%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.28%) Retail
8 3 (0.96%) Electronics
8 3 (0.96%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.96%) Legal
9 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.32%) Billing
9 1 (0.32%) Czech Language
9 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.32%) Front Office
9 1 (0.32%) Law
9 1 (0.32%) Publishing
9 1 (0.32%) Slovak Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (11.82%) XML
2 16 (5.11%) JSON
3 12 (3.83%) XML Schema
4 10 (3.19%) .NET
4 10 (3.19%) Middleware
5 5 (1.60%) ODBC
6 4 (1.28%) ActiveMQ
6 4 (1.28%) Web Services
7 3 (0.96%) J2EE
7 3 (0.96%) Kafka
7 3 (0.96%) REST
7 3 (0.96%) RESTful
8 2 (0.64%) JDBC
8 2 (0.64%) SOAP
8 2 (0.64%) XSLT
9 1 (0.32%) Ajax
9 1 (0.32%) CSS
9 1 (0.32%) HTML
9 1 (0.32%) XHTML
9 1 (0.32%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.67%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (3.83%) Management Information System
3 9 (2.88%) Data Structures
4 7 (2.24%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (1.92%) Reference Data
6 5 (1.60%) Fixed Income
6 5 (1.60%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.60%) Reinsurance
6 5 (1.60%) Virtual Team
7 4 (1.28%) Linked Data
7 4 (1.28%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (0.96%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.96%) Fintech
8 3 (0.96%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.32%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.32%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.32%) FMCG
9 1 (0.32%) NHS
9 1 (0.32%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 35 (11.18%) Unix
2 25 (7.99%) Linux
3 4 (1.28%) Solaris
3 4 (1.28%) Windows
4 2 (0.64%) CentOS
4 2 (0.64%) VMS
4 2 (0.64%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.32%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 313 (100.00%) ETL
2 118 (37.70%) Business Intelligence
3 103 (32.91%) Agile Software Development
4 67 (21.41%) Data Integration
5 64 (20.45%) Migration
6 62 (19.81%) ETL Development
7 57 (18.21%) Data Modelling
8 50 (15.97%) Analytics
9 45 (14.38%) Data Migration
10 38 (12.14%) Performance Tuning
11 30 (9.58%) Data Mapping
11 30 (9.58%) SDLC
12 27 (8.63%) Kimball Methodology
12 27 (8.63%) Problem-Solving
13 24 (7.67%) Data Management
14 23 (7.35%) Dimensional Modelling
15 22 (7.03%) Data Analysis
16 16 (5.11%) Scrum
17 14 (4.47%) Visualisation
18 13 (4.15%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 215 (68.69%) SQL
2 58 (18.53%) T-SQL
3 47 (15.02%) PL/SQL
4 24 (7.67%) Python
5 23 (7.35%) Java
6 18 (5.75%) C#
7 15 (4.79%) Shell Script
8 5 (1.60%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 4 (1.28%) COBOL
9 4 (1.28%) Perl
10 3 (0.96%) R
11 2 (0.64%) ANSI SQL
11 2 (0.64%) C++
11 2 (0.64%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.64%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.64%) Ruby
11 2 (0.64%) VB
12 1 (0.32%) ABAP
12 1 (0.32%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 30 (9.58%) Security Cleared
2 23 (7.35%) SC Cleared
3 3 (0.96%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (0.96%) DBS Check
3 3 (0.96%) Degree
4 1 (0.32%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.32%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (12.46%) Data Quality
2 14 (4.47%) QA
3 9 (2.88%) GDPR
4 6 (1.92%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.32%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.32%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (0.64%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (1.60%) Oracle Flashback
2 3 (0.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.64%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.32%) Control-M
Vendors
1 107 (34.19%) Oracle
2 57 (18.21%) Microsoft
3 39 (12.46%) Talend
4 31 (9.90%) SAP
5 27 (8.63%) Informatica
6 26 (8.31%) Tableau
7 23 (7.35%) Teradata
8 19 (6.07%) Google
9 18 (5.75%) IBM
10 8 (2.56%) Citrix
10 8 (2.56%) HP
11 6 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (1.60%) Cognos
12 5 (1.60%) Hortonworks
13 4 (1.28%) hybris
14 3 (0.96%) Ab Initio
14 3 (0.96%) Jitterbit
14 3 (0.96%) Netezza
14 3 (0.96%) Workday
15 2 (0.64%) Vertica