Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an ETL Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 619 522 507
Rank change year-on-year -97 -15 +84
Contract jobs requiring an ETL Developer 265 394 429
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.38% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.40% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 265 342
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -2.86%
10th Percentile £310 £313 £309
90th Percentile £575 £525 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £416
% change year-on-year +6.67% -9.80% +4.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £44.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.45% +17.33% -70.82%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £44.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -20.45% +17.33% -70.82%

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 96939 98568 108531
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 94.76% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 63924 64295 69051
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2896 3271 4142
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

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 20 November 2017.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing ETL Developer over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ETL Developer in the UK

ETL Developer
Top 15 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 20 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 -92 240 £425 +6.25% 22
UK excluding London -62 143 £400 +6.67% 11
London -34 113 £484 +7.50% 12
South East -23 45 £469 +17.19% 1
North of England +1 32 £350 -6.67% 7
Midlands -9 20 £419 +15.52% 1
Yorkshire -23 18 £350 -6.67% 4
South West +18 17 £400 +9.97%
North West +10 14 £350 -12.50% 3
East Midlands -6 11 £375 +15.38%
Scotland -15 11 £375 +7.14%
East of England -17 11 £351 +0.29% 1
West Midlands +3 9 £425 +11.84% 1
Wales +14 5 £238 -33.43% 1
Northern Ireland - 2 £413 -

ETL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, ETL Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring ETL Developer in the job title.

1 265 (100.00%) ETL
2 159 (60.00%) SQL
3 129 (48.68%) Data Warehouse
4 123 (46.42%) SQL Server
5 105 (39.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 90 (33.96%) Business Intelligence
7 66 (24.91%) Agile Software Development
8 64 (24.15%) Finance
9 62 (23.40%) Oracle
9 62 (23.40%) ETL Development
10 61 (23.02%) Microsoft
11 57 (21.51%) Data Modelling
12 53 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
13 52 (19.62%) Kimball Methodology
14 49 (18.49%) T-SQL
14 49 (18.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 41 (15.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 37 (13.96%) SQL Server 2008
16 37 (13.96%) Migration
17 34 (12.83%) PL/SQL
18 32 (12.08%) Data Integration
19 30 (11.32%) Amazon AWS
20 29 (10.94%) Data Quality
21 28 (10.57%) SQL Server 2012
22 25 (9.43%) Relational Database
23 24 (9.06%) Data Management
23 24 (9.06%) Dimensional Modelling
24 22 (8.30%) Banking
24 22 (8.30%) Asset Management
24 22 (8.30%) Informatica

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 9 (3.40%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.02%) Apache Spark
3 5 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.13%) SAS
5 2 (0.75%) Apache
5 2 (0.75%) Apache Pig
5 2 (0.75%) Jetty
6 1 (0.38%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (0.38%) Luigi
Applications
1 4 (1.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (3.77%) Markit EDM
2 3 (1.13%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.75%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.38%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (11.32%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (4.91%) Amazon S3
3 11 (4.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (2.26%) Amazon Kinesis
4 6 (2.26%) AWS Lambda
4 6 (2.26%) Boomi
4 6 (2.26%) Serverless
5 3 (1.13%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (1.13%) Amazon Glacier
5 3 (1.13%) Force.com
5 3 (1.13%) Office 365
6 2 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.75%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (0.75%) Route 53
6 2 (0.75%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 1 (0.38%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (0.38%) Azure Machine Learning
7 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.38%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.40%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (48.68%) Data Warehouse
2 123 (46.42%) SQL Server
3 105 (39.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 49 (18.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 41 (15.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 37 (13.96%) SQL Server 2008
7 28 (10.57%) SQL Server 2012
8 25 (9.43%) Relational Database
9 20 (7.55%) DataStage
10 18 (6.79%) OLAP
11 17 (6.42%) Oracle Database
12 16 (6.04%) SQL Server 2016
12 16 (6.04%) Star Schema
13 15 (5.66%) NoSQL
13 15 (5.66%) QlikView
14 14 (5.28%) Oracle BI EE
14 14 (5.28%) RDBMS
15 12 (4.53%) Amazon Redshift
15 12 (4.53%) Oracle ODI
15 12 (4.53%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 21 (7.92%) Talend Open Studio
2 14 (5.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (3.40%) JIRA
3 9 (3.40%) Octopus Deploy
4 7 (2.64%) Visual Studio
5 5 (1.89%) Git (software)
6 4 (1.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (1.51%) Subversion
7 3 (1.13%) ERwin
8 2 (0.75%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.38%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.38%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.38%) JUnit
9 1 (0.38%) Mockito
9 1 (0.38%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.38%) TortoiseSVN
9 1 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 64 (24.15%) Finance
2 22 (8.30%) Banking
3 12 (4.53%) Marketing
4 10 (3.77%) Investment Banking
5 6 (2.26%) Publishing
6 4 (1.51%) Games
7 3 (1.13%) Front Office
8 2 (0.75%) Dutch Language
8 2 (0.75%) Retail
9 1 (0.38%) Advertising
9 1 (0.38%) Electronics
9 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.38%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.38%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.04%) MDX
1 16 (6.04%) XML
2 14 (5.28%) .NET
3 11 (4.15%) Web Services
4 6 (2.26%) RESTful
5 5 (1.89%) HTML
5 5 (1.89%) XML Schema
6 4 (1.51%) JSON
7 3 (1.13%) Ajax
7 3 (1.13%) CSS
7 3 (1.13%) Visualforce
7 3 (1.13%) XSD
8 2 (0.75%) Middleware
8 2 (0.75%) Natural Language Processing
8 2 (0.75%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (0.75%) REST
9 1 (0.38%) Java EE
9 1 (0.38%) Spring
9 1 (0.38%) Velocity
9 1 (0.38%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (3.02%) Data Structures
3 6 (2.26%) Fintech
4 5 (1.89%) Fixed Income
4 5 (1.89%) Management Information System
4 5 (1.89%) NHS
5 3 (1.13%) Credit Risk
6 2 (0.75%) CMDB
6 2 (0.75%) Equities
7 1 (0.38%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.38%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.38%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.38%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.38%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.38%) Infotainment
7 1 (0.38%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.38%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (6.04%) Linux
2 11 (4.15%) Unix
3 4 (1.51%) Windows
4 3 (1.13%) CentOS
5 2 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.38%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 265 (100.00%) ETL
2 90 (33.96%) Business Intelligence
3 66 (24.91%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (23.40%) ETL Development
5 57 (21.51%) Data Modelling
6 53 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
7 52 (19.62%) Kimball Methodology
8 37 (13.96%) Migration
9 32 (12.08%) Data Integration
10 24 (9.06%) Data Management
10 24 (9.06%) Dimensional Modelling
11 22 (8.30%) Asset Management
12 20 (7.55%) Analytics
12 20 (7.55%) Data Migration
13 17 (6.42%) CRM
13 17 (6.42%) Data Analysis
14 14 (5.28%) Data Cleansing
15 11 (4.15%) Data Architecture
15 11 (4.15%) Stakeholder Management
16 9 (3.40%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 159 (60.00%) SQL
2 49 (18.49%) T-SQL
3 34 (12.83%) PL/SQL
4 18 (6.79%) C#
5 17 (6.42%) Java
6 12 (4.53%) Python
7 11 (4.15%) Shell Script
8 7 (2.64%) PowerShell
9 6 (2.26%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 5 (1.89%) Scala
11 4 (1.51%) JavaScript
12 3 (1.13%) Apex Code
12 3 (1.13%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.38%) ANSI SQL
13 1 (0.38%) C++
13 1 (0.38%) PHP
13 1 (0.38%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (4.53%) Degree
2 9 (3.40%) MCITP
2 9 (3.40%) MCSE
2 9 (3.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.26%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.89%) CFA
5 3 (1.13%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.75%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.75%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.38%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (10.94%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.75%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.38%) GDPR
3 1 (0.38%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.51%) HDFS
2 1 (0.38%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 3 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.13%) Puppet
1 3 (1.13%) Salt
2 2 (0.75%) Control-M
3 1 (0.38%) Oozie
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle EDQ
3 1 (0.38%) Terraform
3 1 (0.38%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 62 (23.40%) Oracle
2 61 (23.02%) Microsoft
3 22 (8.30%) Informatica
4 21 (7.92%) Talend
5 19 (7.17%) Tableau
6 14 (5.28%) IBM
7 10 (3.77%) RedGate
7 10 (3.77%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (2.64%) Cognos
8 7 (2.64%) Netezza
9 6 (2.26%) Dell
9 6 (2.26%) SAP
10 5 (1.89%) Alteryx
10 5 (1.89%) Teradata
11 3 (1.13%) Ab Initio
11 3 (1.13%) Mercator
12 2 (0.75%) Cloudera
12 2 (0.75%) GoldenSource
12 2 (0.75%) Hortonworks
12 2 (0.75%) ServiceNow