Period
to 18 October 2018

The median contractor rate for an ETL Developer was £440 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 582 612 535
Rank change year-on-year +30 -77 -24
Contract jobs requiring an ETL Developer 313 258 391
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.30% 0.26% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.27% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 189 267
UK median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £331 £313 £313
90th Percentile £550 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +9.38% +6.67% -9.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
UK median hourly rate - £35.00 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -20.45% +17.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 £44.00
% change year-on-year - -20.45% +17.33%

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 97,688 94,343 101,051
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.75% 94.91% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 64,226 61,914 65,863
UK median daily rate £450 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £268 £263 £250
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3,139 2,819 3,291
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £18.28
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.74% +2.33% +1.58%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.78 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.68
% change year-on-year -2.78% +1.84% +1.00%

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 October 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 18 October 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 +43 294 £450 +3.15% 44
UK excluding London +39 194 £438 +9.38% 32
London -13 118 £450 -10.00% 15
South East +3 57 £443 -6.84% 5
North of England -6 52 £400 +14.29% 8
East of England +22 39 £550 +56.70% 8
Yorkshire +2 34 £413 +17.86% 2
South West -7 22 £455 +13.75% 7
Scotland -8 18 £370 -1.33% 2
North West -17 16 £375 +3.45% 5
Midlands -27 6 £488 +20.00% 1
East Midlands -2 3 £500 +33.33% 1
West Midlands -22 3 £456 +8.96%
North East - 2 £338 - 1

ETL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 October 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
2 223 (71.25%) SQL
3 166 (53.04%) Data Warehouse
4 134 (42.81%) SQL Server
5 120 (38.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 115 (36.74%) Business Intelligence
7 101 (32.27%) Oracle
8 100 (31.95%) Agile Software Development
9 70 (22.36%) T-SQL
10 64 (20.45%) PL/SQL
11 63 (20.13%) Finance
12 61 (19.49%) Data Modelling
13 60 (19.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 60 (19.17%) ETL Development
14 59 (18.85%) Migration
15 58 (18.53%) Microsoft
16 54 (17.25%) Relational Database
17 52 (16.61%) Data Integration
18 50 (15.97%) Talend
18 50 (15.97%) Analytics
19 48 (15.34%) Data Migration
20 46 (14.70%) XML
21 44 (14.06%) SQL Server 2016
22 41 (13.10%) Kimball Methodology
23 38 (12.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
24 37 (11.82%) Security Cleared
24 37 (11.82%) JIRA
25 35 (11.18%) JSON
25 35 (11.18%) Unix
26 33 (10.54%) Performance Tuning

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 14 (4.47%) Apache Spark
1 14 (4.47%) SAS
2 5 (1.60%) Confluence
3 2 (0.64%) Apache
3 2 (0.64%) Luigi
3 2 (0.64%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.32%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (0.32%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (3.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.96%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.64%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (2.56%) 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 31 (9.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (7.35%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (6.07%) Azure Data Factory
4 14 (4.47%) Google Cloud Platform
5 12 (3.83%) Dynamics 365
6 11 (3.51%) Amazon S3
7 9 (2.88%) PaaS
8 8 (2.56%) Google Analytics
9 4 (1.28%) Amazon Kinesis
10 3 (0.96%) Office 365
10 3 (0.96%) SaaS
11 2 (0.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.64%) Amazon SageMaker
11 2 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.64%) AWS CloudTrail
11 2 (0.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.32%) Amazon EMR
12 1 (0.32%) Boomi
12 1 (0.32%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.64%) SMS
2 1 (0.32%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (53.04%) Data Warehouse
2 134 (42.81%) SQL Server
3 120 (38.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 60 (19.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 54 (17.25%) Relational Database
6 44 (14.06%) SQL Server 2016
7 38 (12.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 32 (10.22%) Big Data
9 31 (9.90%) PostgreSQL
10 30 (9.58%) Power BI
11 29 (9.27%) BusinessObjects
12 26 (8.31%) DataStage
12 26 (8.31%) Hadoop
13 23 (7.35%) Data Lake
13 23 (7.35%) Oracle ODI
14 20 (6.39%) Oracle Database
15 17 (5.43%) SAP Data Services
16 16 (5.11%) DB2
17 15 (4.79%) Azure SQL Database
17 15 (4.79%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 37 (11.82%) JIRA
2 18 (5.75%) Subversion
3 10 (3.19%) Toad
4 5 (1.60%) Jenkins
4 5 (1.60%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.28%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.96%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.64%) Bitbucket
7 2 (0.64%) CA Gen
7 2 (0.64%) RStudio
7 2 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.64%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.32%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.32%) GitLab
8 1 (0.32%) Gradle
General
1 63 (20.13%) Finance
2 19 (6.07%) Banking
3 8 (2.56%) Retail Banking
4 7 (2.24%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.60%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.60%) Marketing
5 5 (1.60%) Publishing
5 5 (1.60%) Retail
6 2 (0.64%) Law
6 2 (0.64%) Legal
7 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.32%) Billing
7 1 (0.32%) Electronics
7 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (14.70%) XML
2 35 (11.18%) JSON
3 17 (5.43%) Web Services
4 8 (2.56%) .NET
5 6 (1.92%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 4 (1.28%) REST
7 3 (0.96%) ODBC
7 3 (0.96%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (0.96%) SOAP
8 2 (0.64%) J2EE
8 2 (0.64%) JDBC
8 2 (0.64%) Kafka
8 2 (0.64%) Middleware
8 2 (0.64%) XSLT
9 1 (0.32%) Apache Camel
9 1 (0.32%) Entity Framework
9 1 (0.32%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (0.32%) Lucene
9 1 (0.32%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 29 (9.27%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (5.75%) Reference Data
3 8 (2.56%) Data Structures
4 7 (2.24%) Replication
5 5 (1.60%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (1.60%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.60%) Virtual Team
6 4 (1.28%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.28%) Reinsurance
7 3 (0.96%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.64%) AS400
8 2 (0.64%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.64%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.32%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.32%) Fintech
9 1 (0.32%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.32%) FMCG
9 1 (0.32%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.32%) NHS
9 1 (0.32%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 35 (11.18%) Unix
2 12 (3.83%) Linux
3 5 (1.60%) Solaris
4 3 (0.96%) Windows
4 3 (0.96%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.64%) CentOS
6 1 (0.32%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 313 (100.00%) ETL
2 115 (36.74%) Business Intelligence
3 100 (31.95%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (19.49%) Data Modelling
5 60 (19.17%) ETL Development
6 59 (18.85%) Migration
7 52 (16.61%) Data Integration
8 50 (15.97%) Analytics
9 48 (15.34%) Data Migration
10 41 (13.10%) Kimball Methodology
11 33 (10.54%) Performance Tuning
12 32 (10.22%) Data Analysis
12 32 (10.22%) Data Mapping
13 27 (8.63%) Dimensional Modelling
14 24 (7.67%) Problem-Solving
15 22 (7.03%) Scrum
16 19 (6.07%) BDD
16 19 (6.07%) TDD
17 18 (5.75%) Scaled Agile Framework
17 18 (5.75%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 223 (71.25%) SQL
2 70 (22.36%) T-SQL
3 64 (20.45%) PL/SQL
4 32 (10.22%) C#
5 22 (7.03%) Shell Script
6 21 (6.71%) Python
7 10 (3.19%) Java
8 5 (1.60%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 5 (1.60%) R
9 3 (0.96%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.64%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.64%) C++
10 2 (0.64%) COBOL
10 2 (0.64%) MATLAB
10 2 (0.64%) Perl
10 2 (0.64%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.64%) Ruby
10 2 (0.64%) Scala
10 2 (0.64%) VB
10 2 (0.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 37 (11.82%) Security Cleared
2 32 (10.22%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.60%) Degree
4 2 (0.64%) AWS Certification
4 2 (0.64%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (0.64%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.32%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.99%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.96%) GDPR
2 3 (0.96%) PCI DSS
2 3 (0.96%) QA
3 2 (0.64%) IFRS
3 2 (0.64%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 3 (0.96%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.32%) Control-M
2 1 (0.32%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 101 (32.27%) Oracle
2 58 (18.53%) Microsoft
3 50 (15.97%) Talend
4 31 (9.90%) Informatica
5 30 (9.58%) SAP
6 24 (7.67%) Tableau
7 16 (5.11%) Google
8 14 (4.47%) Teradata
9 12 (3.83%) IBM
10 6 (1.92%) EXASOL
11 4 (1.28%) hybris
11 4 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.96%) Ab Initio
12 3 (0.96%) Atlassian
12 3 (0.96%) Cognos
12 3 (0.96%) Hortonworks
12 3 (0.96%) Netezza
12 3 (0.96%) Workday
13 2 (0.64%) Alteryx
13 2 (0.64%) Pega