Period
to 21 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an ETL Specialist was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 January 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 Specialist
UK
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 867 843 876
Rank change year-on-year -24 +33 -19
Contract jobs requiring an ETL Specialist 10 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.010% 0.006% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.007% 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 3
UK median daily rate £413 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -11.11% +38.46%
10th Percentile £298 £378 £415
90th Percentile £495 £454 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -2.94% - +41.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 93,600 91,033 102,521
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 94.78% 94.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 62,185 59,429 65,414
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £260 £253 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,750 3,215 3,866
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.78% -5.26% +15.15%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year - -4.11% +10.61%

ETL Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for ETL Specialist in the UK

ETL Specialist
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ETL Specialist in the UK

ETL Specialist
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ETL Specialist over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ETL Specialist in the UK

ETL Specialist
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ETL Specialist within the UK over the 6 months to 21 January 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
UK excluding London +25 8 £413 -2.94% 2
England -5 7 £438 +10.76% 1
Scotland -13 3 £413 -2.94% 2
London -46 2 - - 1
South East - 2 £495 -
North of England - 2 £359 -
South West - 1 £325 -
Yorkshire - 1 £438 -
North East - 1 £280 -

ETL Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, ETL Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) ETL
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (50.00%) Unix
2 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (30.00%) Informatica
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Retail Banking
4 3 (30.00%) JIRA
4 3 (30.00%) Hadoop
4 3 (30.00%) Big Data
4 3 (30.00%) SDLC
5 2 (20.00%) DevOps
5 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (20.00%) Talend
5 2 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (20.00%) Power BI
5 2 (20.00%) Database Optimisation
5 2 (20.00%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
5 2 (20.00%) Gerrit
5 2 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
5 2 (20.00%) Data Integration
5 2 (20.00%) Data Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) Microgen
5 2 (20.00%) Git (software)

ETL Specialist 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 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (30.00%) Big Data
2 3 (30.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (20.00%) Power BI
4 1 (10.00%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) JIRA
2 2 (20.00%) Gerrit
2 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (20.00%) IBM UrbanCode
2 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (30.00%) Retail Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) ETL
2 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Thinking
4 2 (20.00%) Data Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) Data Integration
4 2 (20.00%) Data Management
4 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (20.00%) Database Optimisation
4 2 (20.00%) DevOps
4 2 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) Informatica
3 2 (20.00%) IBM
3 2 (20.00%) Microgen
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Talend
4 1 (10.00%) Mercator