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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Extract, Transform and Load (ETL)
UK
Rank 97 90 64
Rank change year-on-year -7 -26  
Contract jobs citing ETL 1072 1257 1513
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.37% 2.36% 2.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.85% 2.85% 3.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 668 889 927
Median daily rate £425 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £314 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £538 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 5
Median hourly rate £35.00 - £40.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.49 - £26.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 - £42.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - £40.00

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 37646 44098 42190
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 83.11% 82.88% 79.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 24821 28901 26121
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 953 1111 1212
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £27.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +34.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

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 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ETL in the UK

ETL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 25 March 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 25 March 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 -3 1002 £436 +2.64% 259
London +16 533 £450 - 105
South East +22 165 £450 +5.88% 25
City of London +8 85 £500 +11.11% 28
North West +11 79 £350 -21.12% 36
West Midlands -4 59 £363 -19.44% 18
Scotland -11 49 £375 -6.25% 13
Berkshire +12 45 £425 -7.60% 5
East of England -34 41 £419 +4.68% 16
Manchester +16 39 £344 -10.13% 22
South West -28 39 £400 +10.34% 23
Yorkshire -29 39 £360 +2.85% 16
Hampshire +30 36 £400 -31.91% 4
East Midlands -12 30 £350 -17.64% 15
Cheshire +20 27 £350 -15.40% 13
Oxfordshire -6 27 £475 +10.46% 3
West Yorkshire -15 27 £363 +3.57% 16
Edinburgh -11 25 £475 +15.15% 5
Glasgow +8 24 £338 +6.29% 6
Essex +3 23 £450 +28.57% 1
Reading +21 16 £425 -
West Sussex +9 16 £520 +43.44% 2
Birmingham +2 16 £375 -3.22% 7
Bristol -16 16 £395 +12.85% 11
Southampton +20 15 £363 -39.58%
East Sussex +14 15 £500 +57.48% 1
Leeds -19 15 £343 -2.14% 11
Surrey +16 14 £400 +20.75% 6
Brighton +12 14 £500 +75.43% 1
Nottinghamshire +9 12 £300 -36.84% 3

ETL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 1324 (57.42%) SQL
2 996 (43.19%) Data Warehouse
3 906 (39.29%) Business Intelligence
4 828 (35.91%) SQL Server
5 726 (31.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 588 (25.50%) Finance
7 582 (25.24%) Oracle
8 569 (24.67%) Data Modelling
9 525 (22.77%) Agile Software Development
10 479 (20.77%) Microsoft
11 450 (19.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 414 (17.95%) Migration
13 384 (16.65%) Big Data
14 335 (14.53%) T-SQL
15 325 (14.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 313 (13.57%) Hadoop
17 311 (13.49%) Analytics
18 288 (12.49%) Data Migration
19 268 (11.62%) Java
20 256 (11.10%) Data Quality
21 243 (10.54%) Data Analysis
22 235 (10.19%) Informatica
23 232 (10.06%) Data Management
24 214 (9.28%) Performance Tuning
25 212 (9.19%) Analytical Skills
26 211 (9.15%) Data Integration
27 210 (9.11%) Banking
28 204 (8.85%) SQL Server 2012
29 202 (8.76%) MS Excel
30 187 (8.11%) Python

ETL
Top Related 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
1 185 (8.02%) Apache Spark
2 139 (6.03%) SAS
3 75 (3.25%) SharePoint
4 53 (2.30%) Apache
4 53 (2.30%) Apache Pig
5 39 (1.69%) Confluence
6 32 (1.39%) JBoss
7 27 (1.17%) Elasticsearch
8 26 (1.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 24 (1.04%) WebLogic
10 20 (0.87%) PowerExchange
11 18 (0.78%) Apache Solr
12 16 (0.69%) IIS
13 12 (0.52%) WebSphere
14 10 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
14 10 (0.43%) Drupal
14 10 (0.43%) Tomcat
15 9 (0.39%) CMS
15 9 (0.39%) Oracle Workflow
16 8 (0.35%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 202 (8.76%) MS Excel
2 37 (1.60%) MS Office
3 25 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (0.87%) SPSS
5 19 (0.82%) MS Visio
6 12 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.30%) MS Project
8 3 (0.13%) SPSS Modeler
8 3 (0.13%) Weka
9 2 (0.087%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.087%) Mathematica
9 2 (0.087%) S-PLUS
10 1 (0.043%) Stata
Business Applications
1 30 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
3 16 (0.69%) Oracle Applications
4 14 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
4 14 (0.61%) Oracle EBS R12
4 14 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 13 (0.56%) Oracle ERP
5 13 (0.56%) Oracle Financials
6 10 (0.43%) Hyperion Planning
7 8 (0.35%) HFM
7 8 (0.35%) Markit EDM
7 8 (0.35%) Oracle Payables
7 8 (0.35%) Oracle Receivables
8 7 (0.30%) FastStats
8 7 (0.30%) Unit4 Business World
9 6 (0.26%) NetSuite
9 6 (0.26%) SAP ERP
10 5 (0.22%) Oracle Retail
11 4 (0.17%) SAP BPC
11 4 (0.17%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 147 (6.37%) Amazon AWS
2 128 (5.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 49 (2.12%) PaaS
4 44 (1.91%) IaaS
5 27 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
6 23 (1.00%) SaaS
7 21 (0.91%) Amazon S3
8 20 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
9 19 (0.82%) Amazon EMR
10 15 (0.65%) Boomi
11 13 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
12 11 (0.48%) Amazon Kinesis
12 11 (0.48%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 10 (0.43%) Route 53
14 7 (0.30%) Force.com
14 7 (0.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 6 (0.26%) Amazon ELB
16 5 (0.22%) GitHub
17 4 (0.17%) Datadog
17 4 (0.17%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 16 (0.69%) FTP
1 16 (0.69%) Intranet
2 13 (0.56%) HTTP
2 13 (0.56%) PuTTY
3 12 (0.52%) LDAP
4 11 (0.48%) Kerberos
4 11 (0.48%) WinSCP
5 10 (0.43%) Firewall
5 10 (0.43%) Internet
6 9 (0.39%) Network Security
7 6 (0.26%) AMQP
8 5 (0.22%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (0.22%) VoIP
8 5 (0.22%) Wireshark
9 3 (0.13%) 2G
9 3 (0.13%) 3G
9 3 (0.13%) DHCP
9 3 (0.13%) DNS
9 3 (0.13%) SAN
10 2 (0.087%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 996 (43.19%) Data Warehouse
2 828 (35.91%) SQL Server
3 726 (31.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 450 (19.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 384 (16.65%) Big Data
6 325 (14.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 313 (13.57%) Hadoop
8 204 (8.85%) SQL Server 2012
9 172 (7.46%) Oracle Database
9 172 (7.46%) Relational Database
10 169 (7.33%) SQL Server 2014
11 163 (7.07%) BusinessObjects
12 161 (6.98%) QlikView
13 159 (6.90%) Apache Hive
14 130 (5.64%) Power BI
15 121 (5.25%) NoSQL
16 107 (4.64%) SQL Server 2008
17 97 (4.21%) OLAP
18 93 (4.03%) MongoDB
19 89 (3.86%) HBase
Development Applications
1 178 (7.72%) Talend Open Studio
2 113 (4.90%) JIRA
3 99 (4.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 57 (2.47%) Jenkins
5 56 (2.43%) Git (software)
6 53 (2.30%) ERwin
7 51 (2.21%) Visual Studio
8 25 (1.08%) Subversion
9 19 (0.82%) JUnit
9 19 (0.82%) Toad
10 17 (0.74%) Oracle APEX
10 17 (0.74%) Oracle Forms
11 16 (0.69%) HP UFT
11 16 (0.69%) Maven
12 14 (0.61%) Mockito
12 14 (0.61%) PowerDesigner
13 13 (0.56%) Selenium
14 11 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 10 (0.43%) Cucumber
16 8 (0.35%) Liquibase
General
1 588 (25.50%) Finance
2 210 (9.11%) Banking
3 107 (4.64%) Retail
4 77 (3.34%) Marketing
5 45 (1.95%) Telecoms
6 44 (1.91%) Advertising
7 39 (1.69%) Front Office
8 34 (1.47%) Legal
9 30 (1.30%) Investment Banking
10 24 (1.04%) Publishing
11 22 (0.95%) Back Office
12 21 (0.91%) Billing
12 21 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
13 20 (0.87%) Manufacturing
14 14 (0.61%) Retail Banking
15 10 (0.43%) Electronics
15 10 (0.43%) Financial Institution
16 8 (0.35%) Aerospace
17 7 (0.30%) Games
17 7 (0.30%) Law
Job Titles
1 1040 (45.10%) Developer
2 335 (14.53%) Analyst
3 321 (13.92%) ETL Developer
4 302 (13.10%) Architect
5 285 (12.36%) SQL Developer
6 242 (10.49%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 180 (7.81%) Consultant
8 178 (7.72%) Data Architect
9 162 (7.03%) SSIS Developer
10 161 (6.98%) Data Analyst
11 126 (5.46%) Data Warehouse Developer
12 108 (4.68%) DBA
13 83 (3.60%) ETL Analyst
14 80 (3.47%) Data Engineer
15 75 (3.25%) Business Developer
16 70 (3.04%) Test Analyst
17 69 (2.99%) Oracle Developer
17 69 (2.99%) SQL BI Developer
17 69 (2.99%) SSRS Developer
18 65 (2.82%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (7.55%) XML
2 137 (5.94%) Web Services
3 128 (5.55%) .NET
4 76 (3.30%) MDX
5 65 (2.82%) Kafka
6 62 (2.69%) SOAP
7 58 (2.52%) HTML
7 58 (2.52%) REST
8 44 (1.91%) RESTful
9 41 (1.78%) XML Schema
10 36 (1.56%) Middleware
11 35 (1.52%) CSS
12 34 (1.47%) JSON
13 28 (1.21%) Spring
14 26 (1.13%) J2EE
15 25 (1.08%) ASP.NET
16 24 (1.04%) Spark Streaming
17 23 (1.00%) XSD
18 22 (0.95%) Hibernate
19 21 (0.91%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 212 (9.19%) Analytical Skills
2 107 (4.64%) Management Information System
3 65 (2.82%) Computer Science
4 63 (2.73%) Data Structures
5 55 (2.39%) Replication
6 52 (2.25%) Reference Data
7 34 (1.47%) Credit Risk
8 33 (1.43%) NHS
9 32 (1.39%) Algorithms
10 25 (1.08%) Mainframe
11 21 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
12 16 (0.69%) Data Centre
13 15 (0.65%) Linux Command Line
13 15 (0.65%) User Experience
14 14 (0.61%) Clustering
15 11 (0.48%) Fintech
16 10 (0.43%) Virtual Team
17 9 (0.39%) Equities
17 9 (0.39%) Fixed Income
17 9 (0.39%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 125 (5.42%) Linux
2 113 (4.90%) Unix
3 86 (3.73%) Windows
4 24 (1.04%) Windows Server
5 12 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (0.30%) Solaris
7 5 (0.22%) CentOS
8 4 (0.17%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.13%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.087%) SUSE
10 2 (0.087%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.087%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.043%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 906 (39.29%) Business Intelligence
2 569 (24.67%) Data Modelling
3 525 (22.77%) Agile Software Development
4 414 (17.95%) Migration
5 311 (13.49%) Analytics
6 288 (12.49%) Data Migration
7 243 (10.54%) Data Analysis
8 232 (10.06%) Data Management
9 214 (9.28%) Performance Tuning
10 211 (9.15%) Data Integration
11 143 (6.20%) ETL Development
12 141 (6.11%) Scrum
13 135 (5.85%) Kimball Methodology
13 135 (5.85%) Visualisation
14 132 (5.72%) Data Architecture
15 112 (4.86%) Data Cleansing
16 109 (4.73%) Stakeholder Management
17 94 (4.08%) Continuous Integration
18 92 (3.99%) ERP
19 89 (3.86%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1324 (57.42%) SQL
2 335 (14.53%) T-SQL
3 268 (11.62%) Java
4 187 (8.11%) Python
5 163 (7.07%) C#
6 149 (6.46%) PL/SQL
7 98 (4.25%) Scala
8 83 (3.60%) R
9 72 (3.12%) JavaScript
10 49 (2.12%) PowerShell
11 45 (1.95%) Shell Script
12 39 (1.69%) Perl
13 33 (1.43%) Bash Shell
14 29 (1.26%) VBA
15 23 (1.00%) VB.NET
16 17 (0.74%) PHP
16 17 (0.74%) VB
17 14 (0.61%) Ruby
18 13 (0.56%) C++
19 12 (0.52%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 134 (5.81%) Degree
2 111 (4.81%) Security Cleared
3 76 (3.30%) SC Cleared
4 21 (0.91%) ISEB
5 19 (0.82%) ISTQB
6 15 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (0.56%) DV Cleared
8 9 (0.39%) CCA
8 9 (0.39%) PMI Certification
9 8 (0.35%) BPSS Clearance
10 7 (0.30%) BC Cleared
10 7 (0.30%) CISM
10 7 (0.30%) PMP
11 6 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 5 (0.22%) ISEB Practitioner
13 4 (0.17%) CHECK Team Member
13 4 (0.17%) CREST Certified
13 4 (0.17%) MCITP
13 4 (0.17%) MCSE
14 3 (0.13%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 256 (11.10%) Data Quality
2 103 (4.47%) QA
3 18 (0.78%) Disclosure Scotland
4 16 (0.69%) IFRS
5 13 (0.56%) IFRS 9
6 12 (0.52%) SLA
7 11 (0.48%) PCI DSS
8 10 (0.43%) ISO20022
9 7 (0.30%) Solvency II
10 4 (0.17%) MiFID
10 4 (0.17%) PMO
11 3 (0.13%) FedRAMP
12 2 (0.087%) GDPR
13 1 (0.043%) Basel III
13 1 (0.043%) BS7666
13 1 (0.043%) COREP
13 1 (0.043%) FINREP
13 1 (0.043%) HL7
13 1 (0.043%) SDET
System Software
1 55 (2.39%) HDFS
2 27 (1.17%) Apache Flume
3 24 (1.04%) Docker
4 19 (0.82%) Oracle RAC
5 9 (0.39%) Active Directory
6 8 (0.35%) KVM
7 5 (0.22%) Snort
8 4 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (0.087%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.087%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.087%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.043%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.043%) Cronacle
10 1 (0.043%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.043%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 35 (1.52%) Oozie
2 30 (1.30%) Hadoop YARN
3 23 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (0.87%) Puppet
5 18 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
6 17 (0.74%) Ansible
7 12 (0.52%) Kibana
8 10 (0.43%) Control-M
8 10 (0.43%) logstash
9 8 (0.35%) Data Guard
9 8 (0.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 7 (0.30%) Tivoli
11 6 (0.26%) Mesos
11 6 (0.26%) MOM
12 5 (0.22%) Ambari
12 5 (0.22%) Grafana
12 5 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
12 5 (0.22%) rkt
12 5 (0.22%) Tivoli Monitoring
13 4 (0.17%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 582 (25.24%) Oracle
2 479 (20.77%) Microsoft
3 235 (10.19%) Informatica
4 178 (7.72%) Talend
5 174 (7.55%) SAP
6 166 (7.20%) Tableau
7 113 (4.90%) Teradata
8 96 (4.16%) IBM
9 71 (3.08%) Cognos
10 64 (2.78%) Ab Initio
11 59 (2.56%) Cloudera
12 54 (2.34%) MicroStrategy
13 48 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
14 41 (1.78%) Netezza
15 38 (1.65%) Sybase
16 29 (1.26%) Hyperion
17 25 (1.08%) Google
18 22 (0.95%) Hortonworks
19 21 (0.91%) MapR
20 20 (0.87%) Vertica
Crawley, West Sussex
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Tonbridge, Kent
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £165 - £175 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £500 - £595 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £466.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: £250 per day 6 months
Posted: 3 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: £Negotiable/Flexible
Posted: Yesterday
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £381.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Square One Resources
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Durham, County Durham
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TalentFlow
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
London
KPRS
Rate: From £400 to £400 per day £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
AMS contingency
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £550.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £550.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Erskine, Renfrewshire
LA International
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £500 - £650 per day + experience dependant
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Spring Technology
Posted: 4 days ago