The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for ETL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ETL over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the 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.

Extract, Transform and Load (ETL)
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 106 66
Rank change year-on-year +3 -40  
Contract jobs citing ETL 1089 1195 1621
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.32% 2.22% 2.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.75% 2.66% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 730 814 1113
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £318 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £403 £400
% change year-on-year +4.03% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 11
Median hourly rate £40.00 £20.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +95.12% -37.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.20 £20.50 £21.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £64.50 £39.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.50 £20.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year +160.97% -34.92%  

ETL is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 39590 44959 45378
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 84.46% 83.37% 80.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 25806 29818 29077
Median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1062 1087 1274
Median hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.58 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.80 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

ETL
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing ETL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for ETL in the UK

ETL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ETL in the UK

ETL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ETL over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ETL in the UK

ETL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ETL.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ETL in the UK

ETL
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing ETL over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ETL in the UK

ETL
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ETL within the UK over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -1 998 £450 +5.88% 254
London +6 540 £490 +5.94% 122
South East -15 134 £425 +8.97% 34
City of London -6 89 £513 +13.88% 25
South West +46 70 £400 +14.28% 5
North West -3 69 £400 -3.03% 32
Yorkshire +1 44 £375 -3.84% 21
East of England -20 44 £413 -8.33% 10
East Midlands +4 39 £400 -7.51% 14
Scotland +5 38 £443 +4.11% 8
West Midlands -23 38 £375 -6.25% 13
Manchester +27 34 £375 -11.76% 20
Bristol +11 31 £431 +23.21% 2
West Yorkshire -3 27 £375 -5.06% 18
Oxfordshire -22 27 £475 +23.37% 2
Edinburgh -11 26 £413 -4.06% 3
County Antrim - 26 £463 -
Belfast - 26 £463 -
Northern Ireland - 26 £463 -
West Sussex +20 23 £425 +8.62% 2
Hampshire +17 23 £400 +14.28% 6
Leeds 0 23 £375 -6.25% 12
Berkshire +4 21 £363 -10.76% 7
Cheshire -8 21 £375 -10.44% 7
Surrey +7 20 £388 -0.64% 8
Oxford -15 18 £500 +28.20% 1
Wiltshire +19 16 £475 +35.71% 2
Northamptonshire +10 16 £438 -7.89% 1
Wales +8 15 £325 -13.33% 4
South Wales +10 14 £325 -13.33% 2

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ETL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for ETL.

1 1191 (55.63%) SQL
2 943 (44.04%) Data Warehouse
3 786 (36.71%) Business Intelligence
4 690 (32.23%) SQL Server
5 616 (28.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 594 (27.74%) Finance
7 560 (26.16%) Data Modelling
8 548 (25.60%) Oracle
9 531 (24.80%) Agile Software Development
10 428 (19.99%) Migration
11 390 (18.22%) Microsoft
12 375 (17.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 330 (15.41%) Big Data
14 306 (14.29%) Analytics
15 304 (14.20%) Data Migration
16 296 (13.83%) Java
17 295 (13.78%) Hadoop
18 282 (13.17%) T-SQL
19 269 (12.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 251 (11.72%) Data Quality
21 239 (11.16%) Analytical Skills
22 236 (11.02%) Banking
23 233 (10.88%) Data Analysis
24 223 (10.42%) Relational Database
25 221 (10.32%) Performance Tuning
26 219 (10.23%) Informatica
27 212 (9.90%) Data Management
28 211 (9.86%) Data Integration
29 184 (8.59%) Python
30 163 (7.61%) PL/SQL

ETL
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
1 151 (7.05%) SAS
2 145 (6.77%) Apache Spark
3 67 (3.13%) Apache
4 46 (2.15%) SharePoint
5 43 (2.01%) Apache Pig
6 35 (1.63%) JBoss
7 30 (1.40%) Tomcat
8 27 (1.26%) Confluence
9 25 (1.17%) Elasticsearch
10 24 (1.12%) WebLogic
10 24 (1.12%) WebSphere
11 22 (1.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 13 (0.61%) Apache Solr
13 12 (0.56%) Drupal
14 10 (0.47%) Apache Airflow
15 9 (0.42%) IIS
16 8 (0.37%) CMS
16 8 (0.37%) Oracle Coherence
16 8 (0.37%) PowerExchange
17 7 (0.33%) GemFire
Applications
1 106 (4.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 51 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
3 28 (1.31%) MS Visio
4 26 (1.21%) SPSS
5 11 (0.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 10 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.33%) Microsoft Project
8 5 (0.23%) Stata
9 3 (0.14%) Weka
10 2 (0.093%) Mathematica
10 2 (0.093%) S-PLUS
10 2 (0.093%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 25 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
2 15 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
3 13 (0.61%) Oracle Applications
4 10 (0.47%) Markit EDM
5 7 (0.33%) Actimize
5 7 (0.33%) Maximo
5 7 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
5 7 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
5 7 (0.33%) SAP S/4HANA
6 5 (0.23%) Cognos TM1
6 5 (0.23%) NetSuite
6 5 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
6 5 (0.23%) Oracle Retail
6 5 (0.23%) Unit4 Business World
7 4 (0.19%) HFM
7 4 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
7 4 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
7 4 (0.19%) Oracle Receivables
7 4 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 125 (5.84%) Amazon AWS
2 94 (4.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (0.93%) Amazon S3
4 17 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
5 14 (0.65%) PaaS
6 13 (0.61%) Boomi
6 13 (0.61%) Force.com
7 12 (0.56%) IaaS
8 11 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
8 11 (0.51%) Amazon EMR
9 10 (0.47%) SaaS
10 8 (0.37%) AWS Lambda
10 8 (0.37%) GitHub
11 7 (0.33%) Amazon Kinesis
12 6 (0.28%) Azure Data Factory
12 6 (0.28%) Dynamics 365
13 5 (0.23%) Google Analytics
14 4 (0.19%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 4 (0.19%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 23 (1.07%) Internet
2 15 (0.70%) LDAP
3 10 (0.47%) PuTTY
4 8 (0.37%) FTP
4 8 (0.37%) Kerberos
4 8 (0.37%) WinSCP
5 7 (0.33%) Network Security
6 6 (0.28%) Intranet
7 5 (0.23%) AMQP
7 5 (0.23%) HTTP
7 5 (0.23%) VoIP
7 5 (0.23%) Wireshark
8 4 (0.19%) Firewall
8 4 (0.19%) Remote Desktop
8 4 (0.19%) VPN
9 3 (0.14%) DHCP
9 3 (0.14%) DNS
9 3 (0.14%) SAN
10 2 (0.093%) Wireless
11 1 (0.047%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 943 (44.04%) Data Warehouse
2 690 (32.23%) SQL Server
3 616 (28.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 375 (17.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 330 (15.41%) Big Data
6 295 (13.78%) Hadoop
7 269 (12.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 223 (10.42%) Relational Database
9 151 (7.05%) Oracle Database
10 137 (6.40%) QlikView
11 134 (6.26%) Apache Hive
12 128 (5.98%) SQL Server 2012
13 127 (5.93%) BusinessObjects
14 114 (5.32%) Power BI
15 113 (5.28%) SQL Server 2014
16 97 (4.53%) SQL Server 2008
17 92 (4.30%) HBase
18 89 (4.16%) DataStage
18 89 (4.16%) RDBMS
19 80 (3.74%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 131 (6.12%) Talend Open Studio
2 105 (4.90%) JIRA
3 98 (4.58%) Team Foundation Server
4 59 (2.76%) Jenkins
5 55 (2.57%) ERwin
6 54 (2.52%) Git (software)
6 54 (2.52%) Visual Studio
7 36 (1.68%) Subversion
8 35 (1.63%) JUnit
9 32 (1.49%) Maven
10 25 (1.17%) Eclipse
11 24 (1.12%) HP UFT
12 21 (0.98%) PowerDesigner
13 20 (0.93%) Mockito
14 19 (0.89%) Selenium
14 19 (0.89%) Toad
15 18 (0.84%) Oracle APEX
16 17 (0.79%) TeamCity
17 13 (0.61%) Gradle
18 12 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 594 (27.74%) Finance
2 236 (11.02%) Banking
3 105 (4.90%) Retail
4 77 (3.60%) Marketing
5 49 (2.29%) Legal
6 38 (1.77%) Front Office
7 37 (1.73%) Investment Banking
8 31 (1.45%) Telecoms
9 25 (1.17%) Back Office
10 19 (0.89%) Advertising
10 19 (0.89%) Financial Institution
11 18 (0.84%) Publishing
12 17 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
13 16 (0.75%) Retail Banking
14 11 (0.51%) Billing
15 8 (0.37%) Law
16 7 (0.33%) German Language
16 7 (0.33%) Manufacturing
17 6 (0.28%) Games
17 6 (0.28%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 1002 (46.80%) Developer
2 335 (15.65%) Analyst
3 274 (12.80%) SQL Developer
4 273 (12.75%) ETL Developer
5 272 (12.70%) Architect
6 218 (10.18%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 156 (7.29%) Data Architect
8 143 (6.68%) Data Analyst
8 143 (6.68%) SSIS Developer
9 133 (6.21%) Consultant
10 121 (5.65%) Data Warehouse Developer
11 87 (4.06%) Test Analyst
12 85 (3.97%) Business Developer
13 84 (3.92%) Data Engineer
14 75 (3.50%) ETL Analyst
15 73 (3.41%) SQL BI Developer
16 68 (3.18%) Senior Developer
17 66 (3.08%) Java Developer
18 65 (3.04%) DBA
19 63 (2.94%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (6.49%) XML
2 134 (6.26%) Web Services
3 112 (5.23%) .NET
4 71 (3.32%) MDX
5 66 (3.08%) Kafka
6 63 (2.94%) REST
6 63 (2.94%) SOAP
7 61 (2.85%) Spring
8 47 (2.20%) HTML
9 36 (1.68%) J2EE
10 34 (1.59%) XML Schema
11 31 (1.45%) JSON
12 30 (1.40%) Middleware
13 29 (1.35%) CSS
14 27 (1.26%) Spark Streaming
15 23 (1.07%) Hibernate
15 23 (1.07%) HTML5
15 23 (1.07%) RESTful
16 21 (0.98%) AngularJS
17 19 (0.89%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 239 (11.16%) Analytical Skills
2 79 (3.69%) Management Information System
3 68 (3.18%) Data Structures
4 63 (2.94%) Computer Science
5 44 (2.06%) Algorithms
6 43 (2.01%) Reference Data
7 30 (1.40%) Credit Risk
8 27 (1.26%) Greenfield Project
9 22 (1.03%) User Experience
10 21 (0.98%) Fixed Income
11 20 (0.93%) NHS
11 20 (0.93%) Replication
12 16 (0.75%) Blog
13 14 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
13 14 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 14 (0.65%) Market Risk
13 14 (0.65%) SWIFT
14 13 (0.61%) Virtual Team
15 10 (0.47%) Data Centre
15 10 (0.47%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 131 (6.12%) Linux
2 124 (5.79%) Unix
3 94 (4.39%) Windows
4 21 (0.98%) Windows Server
5 16 (0.75%) Solaris
6 13 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (0.37%) Mac OS X
9 6 (0.28%) HPUX
10 4 (0.19%) CentOS
10 4 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.14%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.093%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.093%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.093%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.047%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 786 (36.71%) Business Intelligence
2 560 (26.16%) Data Modelling
3 531 (24.80%) Agile Software Development
4 428 (19.99%) Migration
5 306 (14.29%) Analytics
6 304 (14.20%) Data Migration
7 233 (10.88%) Data Analysis
8 221 (10.32%) Performance Tuning
9 212 (9.90%) Data Management
10 211 (9.86%) Data Integration
11 159 (7.43%) ETL Development
12 145 (6.77%) Scrum
13 141 (6.59%) Data Architecture
14 131 (6.12%) Kimball Methodology
15 120 (5.60%) SDLC
16 115 (5.37%) Visualisation
17 108 (5.04%) Test Automation
18 94 (4.39%) Stakeholder Management
19 93 (4.34%) Data Cleansing
20 92 (4.30%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1191 (55.63%) SQL
2 296 (13.83%) Java
3 282 (13.17%) T-SQL
4 184 (8.59%) Python
5 163 (7.61%) PL/SQL
6 133 (6.21%) C#
7 93 (4.34%) JavaScript
8 85 (3.97%) Scala
9 69 (3.22%) R
10 66 (3.08%) Shell Script
11 41 (1.91%) PowerShell
12 40 (1.87%) Bash Shell
13 29 (1.35%) Perl
14 25 (1.17%) VBA
15 20 (0.93%) VB.NET
16 19 (0.89%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 15 (0.70%) Apex Code
17 15 (0.70%) Korn
17 15 (0.70%) VB
18 14 (0.65%) C
Qualifications
1 126 (5.89%) Degree
2 103 (4.81%) Security Cleared
3 75 (3.50%) SC Cleared
4 26 (1.21%) ISEB
5 23 (1.07%) Computer Science Degree
6 21 (0.98%) ISTQB
7 17 (0.79%) Master's Degree
8 15 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (0.47%) DV Cleared
9 10 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 10 (0.47%) Numerate Degree
10 9 (0.42%) CCA
10 9 (0.42%) PMI Certification
11 8 (0.37%) BC Cleared
11 8 (0.37%) PMP
12 7 (0.33%) MCITP
13 6 (0.28%) BPSS Clearance
14 5 (0.23%) ISEB Practitioner
15 4 (0.19%) CISA
15 4 (0.19%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 251 (11.72%) Data Quality
2 93 (4.34%) QA
3 13 (0.61%) IFRS
3 13 (0.61%) ISO 20022
4 12 (0.56%) Disclosure Scotland
5 10 (0.47%) IFRS 9
6 8 (0.37%) Solvency II
7 7 (0.33%) PCI DSS
8 6 (0.28%) GDPR
8 6 (0.28%) MiFID
8 6 (0.28%) SLA
9 4 (0.19%) FedRAMP
10 2 (0.093%) Basel III
10 2 (0.093%) Dodd-Frank
10 2 (0.093%) EMIR
10 2 (0.093%) HL7
11 1 (0.047%) COREP
11 1 (0.047%) FINREP
11 1 (0.047%) GCP
11 1 (0.047%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 46 (2.15%) HDFS
2 35 (1.63%) Apache Flume
3 19 (0.89%) Docker
4 11 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
5 8 (0.37%) Active Directory
6 6 (0.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 4 (0.19%) NFS
8 2 (0.093%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.047%) Cronacle
9 1 (0.047%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.047%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 1 (0.047%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.047%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.047%) VMware Infrastructure
9 1 (0.047%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 37 (1.73%) Oozie
2 30 (1.40%) Hadoop YARN
3 24 (1.12%) Puppet
4 15 (0.70%) Control-M
4 15 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
4 15 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (0.51%) Ansible
6 8 (0.37%) Kibana
6 8 (0.37%) Terraform
7 5 (0.23%) MOM
8 4 (0.19%) logstash
8 4 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 4 (0.19%) Packer
8 4 (0.19%) Tivoli
8 4 (0.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 3 (0.14%) Oracle RMAN
9 3 (0.14%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 2 (0.093%) Data Guard
10 2 (0.093%) Kubernetes
10 2 (0.093%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 548 (25.60%) Oracle
2 390 (18.22%) Microsoft
3 219 (10.23%) Informatica
4 136 (6.35%) Tableau
5 131 (6.12%) Talend
6 119 (5.56%) SAP
7 89 (4.16%) Teradata
8 85 (3.97%) IBM
9 73 (3.41%) Cloudera
10 63 (2.94%) Ab Initio
11 53 (2.48%) Cognos
12 47 (2.20%) Salesforce.com
13 46 (2.15%) MicroStrategy
14 43 (2.01%) Netezza
15 26 (1.21%) MapR
16 23 (1.07%) Google
16 23 (1.07%) Splunk
17 20 (0.93%) Alteryx
17 20 (0.93%) HP
17 20 (0.93%) Nuix
City, London
Devonshire Hayes Recruitment Specialists Ltd
Rate: From £380 to £410 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
MegaNexus Limited
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £650 - £700 per day + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Rate: £335 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £475 per day 3 Months Rolling
Posted: 7 hours ago
South West London
Agile Recruitment
Rate: Based on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Digital Gurus
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Agile Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
CPS Group UK
Rate: £390 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
East Riding
Oscar
Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
North London
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: Good rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottinghamshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Austell, Cornwall
Imerys Minerals Ltd
Rate: Up to £30,000 per annum Can be home based with some time spent in Par
Posted: 8 days ago
West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Rullion
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
I3
Rate: £525 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
North London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
AMS contingency
Posted: 6 days ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago