Period
to 9 December 2018

The median contractor rate for an ETL Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 590 613 526
Rank change year-on-year +23 -87 -15
Contract jobs requiring an ETL Developer 323 277 395
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.31% 0.27% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.28% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 196 259
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% -3.53%
10th Percentile £332 £308 £313
90th Percentile £550 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +9.38% +3.23% -6.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
UK median hourly rate - £35.00 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -20.45% +14.29%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 £44.00
% change year-on-year - -20.45% +14.29%

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 98,876 97,253 98,078
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.76% 94.93% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 65,458 64,424 63,970
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.94%
10th Percentile £270 £258 £250
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3,055 2,850 3,319
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.74% +3.89% -
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.79 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.83 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.74 £17.50
% change year-on-year -1.35% +1.37% -

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +39 303 £450 +5.88% 32
UK excluding London +19 196 £438 +9.38% 21
London +12 126 £450 -5.26% 18
North of England +11 52 £413 +17.86% 2
South East -10 52 £450 -4.00% 2
East of England +30 49 £550 +54.17% 2
Yorkshire +11 34 £413 +17.86% 1
Scotland -6 19 £375 - 6
South West -29 19 £455 +13.75% 5
North West -12 15 £388 +6.90% 1
Midlands -26 5 £488 +16.42% 3
West Midlands -26 3 £456 +7.35% 2
North East - 3 £350 -
East Midlands 0 2 £500 +33.33% 1

ETL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 323 (100.00%) ETL
2 240 (74.30%) SQL
3 178 (55.11%) Data Warehouse
4 147 (45.51%) SQL Server
5 130 (40.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 116 (35.91%) Business Intelligence
7 115 (35.60%) Agile Software Development
8 114 (35.29%) Oracle
9 77 (23.84%) PL/SQL
9 77 (23.84%) T-SQL
10 69 (21.36%) Data Modelling
11 68 (21.05%) XML
11 68 (21.05%) Migration
11 68 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 68 (21.05%) Relational Database
12 66 (20.43%) Kimball Methodology
13 63 (19.50%) Finance
14 61 (18.89%) SQL Server 2016
15 60 (18.58%) ETL Development
16 54 (16.72%) Microsoft
16 54 (16.72%) Data Migration
17 49 (15.17%) Data Integration
18 48 (14.86%) JSON
19 45 (13.93%) Talend
20 44 (13.62%) Analytics
20 44 (13.62%) Power BI
21 43 (13.31%) Informatica
22 42 (13.00%) Security Cleared
23 41 (12.69%) JIRA
23 41 (12.69%) PostgreSQL

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 17 (5.26%) Apache Spark
2 11 (3.41%) SAS
3 7 (2.17%) Confluence
4 2 (0.62%) Apache Airflow
4 2 (0.62%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.62%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (5.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.93%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.31%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 30 (9.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (6.19%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (6.19%) Azure Data Factory
3 12 (3.72%) Dynamics 365
4 10 (3.10%) Amazon S3
4 10 (3.10%) Google Cloud Platform
5 9 (2.79%) PaaS
6 7 (2.17%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.93%) Office 365
7 3 (0.93%) SaaS
8 2 (0.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.62%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (0.62%) Amazon Kinesis
8 2 (0.62%) Amazon SageMaker
8 2 (0.62%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.62%) AWS CloudTrail
8 2 (0.62%) Boomi
8 2 (0.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.31%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.62%) SMS
2 1 (0.31%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 178 (55.11%) Data Warehouse
2 147 (45.51%) SQL Server
3 130 (40.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 68 (21.05%) Relational Database
4 68 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 61 (18.89%) SQL Server 2016
6 44 (13.62%) Power BI
7 41 (12.69%) PostgreSQL
8 39 (12.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 32 (9.91%) BusinessObjects
10 31 (9.60%) Big Data
11 26 (8.05%) Hadoop
11 26 (8.05%) Oracle ODI
12 25 (7.74%) DataStage
13 21 (6.50%) Oracle Database
14 20 (6.19%) Apache Hive
14 20 (6.19%) Data Lake
15 19 (5.88%) MongoDB
16 18 (5.57%) OLAP
16 18 (5.57%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 41 (12.69%) JIRA
2 23 (7.12%) Subversion
3 9 (2.79%) Toad
4 6 (1.86%) Git (software)
4 6 (1.86%) RStudio
4 6 (1.86%) Visual Studio
5 5 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (1.24%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.93%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.62%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.62%) CA Gen
8 2 (0.62%) GitLab
8 2 (0.62%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.31%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.31%) Gradle
General
1 63 (19.50%) Finance
2 30 (9.29%) Banking
3 10 (3.10%) Investment Banking
4 7 (2.17%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.86%) Publishing
5 6 (1.86%) Retail Banking
6 5 (1.55%) Marketing
6 5 (1.55%) Retail
7 3 (0.93%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.62%) Law
8 2 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.31%) Electronics
9 1 (0.31%) Games
9 1 (0.31%) Legal
9 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (21.05%) XML
2 48 (14.86%) JSON
3 33 (10.22%) Web Services
4 9 (2.79%) .NET
4 9 (2.79%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 4 (1.24%) REST
5 4 (1.24%) SOAP
6 3 (0.93%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (0.62%) Apache Camel
7 2 (0.62%) J2EE
7 2 (0.62%) Kafka
7 2 (0.62%) MDX
7 2 (0.62%) Middleware
7 2 (0.62%) XSLT
8 1 (0.31%) Django
8 1 (0.31%) Entity Framework
8 1 (0.31%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (0.31%) Lucene
8 1 (0.31%) ODBC
8 1 (0.31%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 36 (11.15%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (7.12%) Reference Data
3 13 (4.02%) Data Structures
4 11 (3.41%) Replication
5 5 (1.55%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.55%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.55%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (1.55%) Virtual Team
6 3 (0.93%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.62%) AS400
7 2 (0.62%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (0.62%) Reinsurance
8 1 (0.31%) Credit Derivative
8 1 (0.31%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.31%) Derivative
8 1 (0.31%) Fintech
8 1 (0.31%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.31%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.31%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.31%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 41 (12.69%) Unix
2 12 (3.72%) Linux
3 4 (1.24%) Solaris
4 3 (0.93%) Windows
4 3 (0.93%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.31%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 323 (100.00%) ETL
2 116 (35.91%) Business Intelligence
3 115 (35.60%) Agile Software Development
4 69 (21.36%) Data Modelling
5 68 (21.05%) Migration
6 66 (20.43%) Kimball Methodology
7 60 (18.58%) ETL Development
8 54 (16.72%) Data Migration
9 49 (15.17%) Data Integration
10 44 (13.62%) Analytics
11 38 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
12 37 (11.46%) Data Mapping
13 33 (10.22%) Data Analysis
14 31 (9.60%) Problem-Solving
15 25 (7.74%) BDD
15 25 (7.74%) Scrum
15 25 (7.74%) TDD
16 24 (7.43%) Dimensional Modelling
16 24 (7.43%) Visualisation
17 23 (7.12%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 240 (74.30%) SQL
2 77 (23.84%) PL/SQL
2 77 (23.84%) T-SQL
3 37 (11.46%) C#
4 29 (8.98%) Shell Script
5 15 (4.64%) Python
6 9 (2.79%) Java
7 8 (2.48%) R
8 6 (1.86%) MATLAB
9 5 (1.55%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 3 (0.93%) C++
10 3 (0.93%) JavaScript
10 3 (0.93%) PowerShell
10 3 (0.93%) VBA
11 2 (0.62%) COBOL
11 2 (0.62%) Perl
11 2 (0.62%) Ruby
11 2 (0.62%) Scala
11 2 (0.62%) VB
12 1 (0.31%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 42 (13.00%) Security Cleared
2 37 (11.46%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.55%) Degree
4 2 (0.62%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.31%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.31%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.31%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.31%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.31%) MCSA
5 1 (0.31%) MCSE
5 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.31%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.43%) Data Quality
2 8 (2.48%) IFRS
2 8 (2.48%) IFRS 9
3 6 (1.86%) Basel III
3 6 (1.86%) QA
4 3 (0.93%) GDPR
4 3 (0.93%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.31%) EMIR
System Software
1 3 (0.93%) Docker
2 1 (0.31%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.31%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (0.93%) Control-M
2 2 (0.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.31%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 114 (35.29%) Oracle
2 54 (16.72%) Microsoft
3 45 (13.93%) Talend
4 43 (13.31%) Informatica
5 29 (8.98%) SAP
6 25 (7.74%) Tableau
7 15 (4.64%) IBM
8 13 (4.02%) Google
9 11 (3.41%) Teradata
10 9 (2.79%) EXASOL
11 3 (0.93%) Ab Initio
11 3 (0.93%) Alteryx
11 3 (0.93%) Atlassian
11 3 (0.93%) Hortonworks
11 3 (0.93%) hybris
11 3 (0.93%) Netezza
11 3 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.93%) Workday
12 2 (0.62%) Dell
12 2 (0.62%) webMethods