Period
to 27 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Data Lake skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Lake over the 6 months to 27 January 2020 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.

Data Lakes
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
27 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 142 182 175
Rank change year-on-year +40 -7 +17
Contract jobs citing Data Lake 14 19 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.45% 0.40% 0.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.29% 1.82% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 22
Yorkshire median daily rate £613 £450 £610
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.11% -26.23% +16.19%
10th Percentile £388 £375 £406
90th Percentile £688 £773 £754
England median daily rate £525 £525 £510
% change year-on-year - +2.94% -7.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £72.50 - £45.00

Data Lake is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 611 1,043 950
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 19.59% 21.68% 21.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 411 734 630
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £301 £281
90th Percentile £588 £574 £539
England median daily rate £475 £485 £475
% change year-on-year -2.06% +2.11% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 25 2
Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.32 £16.87 £32.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.38% -48.49% +36.46%
10th Percentile £14.15 £12.68 £23.03
90th Percentile £34.27 £23.44 £42.28
England median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £31.23
% change year-on-year -7.14% +12.07% +14.08%

Data Lake
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Data Lake as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Data Lake in Yorkshire

Data Lake
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Lake in Yorkshire

Data Lake
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Lake in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 27 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Lake in Yorkshire

Data Lake
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Lake within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 27 January 2020. 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
West Yorkshire +25 13 £613 +53.13% 5
South Yorkshire +23 1 - - 2
Data Lake
England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Data Lake also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Data Lake.

1 12 (85.71%) SQL
1 12 (85.71%) Azure
2 10 (71.43%) Azure SQL Database
3 9 (64.29%) Finance
4 7 (50.00%) Migration
4 7 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (50.00%) Azure Data Factory
5 6 (42.86%) ETL
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (35.71%) Data Migration
6 5 (35.71%) Databricks
6 5 (35.71%) PySpark
6 5 (35.71%) Power Platform
6 5 (35.71%) Power BI
7 4 (28.57%) Data Governance
7 4 (28.57%) Data Transformation
7 4 (28.57%) AWS
7 4 (28.57%) Load Balancing
7 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
8 3 (21.43%) Windows
8 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
8 3 (21.43%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (14.29%) Data Lineage
9 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 2 (14.29%) Firewall
9 2 (14.29%) Machine Learning
9 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
9 2 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (14.29%) Python

Data Lake
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 1 (7.14%) Apache Spark
1 1 (7.14%) IIS
1 1 (7.14%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (85.71%) Azure
2 7 (50.00%) Azure Data Factory
3 5 (35.71%) Power Platform
4 4 (28.57%) AWS
5 2 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (7.14%) Azure ExpressRoute
6 1 (7.14%) Azure Machine Learning
6 1 (7.14%) IaaS
6 1 (7.14%) PaaS
6 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) DHCP
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) FTP
2 1 (7.14%) HTTP
2 1 (7.14%) HTTPS
2 1 (7.14%) SMTP
2 1 (7.14%) SSL
2 1 (7.14%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) Azure SQL Database
2 7 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (35.71%) Power BI
3 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
5 1 (7.14%) Big Data
5 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
5 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
5 1 (7.14%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Architect
1 6 (42.86%) Data Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Azure Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Azure Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Data Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Azure DevOps
3 1 (7.14%) Azure Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Big Data Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Business Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) DevOps Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Python Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Python Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Data Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Test Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) PySpark
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) .NET Core
2 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.14%) EDI
2 1 (7.14%) Pandas
2 1 (7.14%) RxJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
1 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Migration
2 6 (42.86%) ETL
3 5 (35.71%) Data Migration
4 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (28.57%) Data Governance
4 4 (28.57%) Data Transformation
4 4 (28.57%) Load Balancing
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (14.29%) Data Lineage
5 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 2 (14.29%) Fund Management
5 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (14.29%) Machine Learning
6 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
6 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (7.14%) TDD
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 2 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.14%) TypeScript
3 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) MCSA
1 1 (7.14%) MCSE
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (7.14%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Databricks
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) RedGate
3 1 (7.14%) Tableau