The table below looks at the statistics for Azure SQL Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Azure SQL Database over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
England / London
Rank 350 400 417
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +17
Contract jobs citing Azure SQL Database 50 17 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.079% 0.009%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.07% 0.33% 0.039%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 14 2
Median daily rate £550 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £425 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £518 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+19.23% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
4687 5114 5108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 24.52% 23.85% 24.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3410 3693 3571
Median daily rate £500 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 29 35
Median hourly rate £30.00 £45.00 £24.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +85.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

Azure SQL Database
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Azure SQL Database as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Azure SQL Database Jobs Demand Trend in London

Azure SQL Database
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Azure SQL Database across the London region.

Azure SQL Database Daily Rate Trend in London

Azure SQL Database
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database across the London region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Azure SQL Database Daily Rate Histogram in London

Azure SQL Database
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database within the London region over the 3 months to 26 February 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
City of London +6 8 £525 +2.43% 2
Twickenham - 2 £400 -
Southwark - 1 £200 -
Azure SQL Database
England

Azure SQL Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Azure SQL Database also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Azure SQL Database.

1 88 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 86 (97.73%) SQL
3 59 (67.05%) SQL Server
4 52 (59.09%) .NET
5 48 (54.55%) Microsoft
6 43 (48.86%) C#
7 32 (36.36%) ASP.NET
7 32 (36.36%) TDD
8 31 (35.23%) Agile Software Development
9 30 (34.09%) Git (software)
10 28 (31.82%) JavaScript
11 27 (30.68%) ASP.NET Web API
12 26 (29.55%) AngularJS
12 26 (29.55%) Business Intelligence
13 24 (27.27%) React
14 23 (26.14%) BDD
14 23 (26.14%) Data Warehouse
14 23 (26.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 22 (25.00%) Scrum
15 22 (25.00%) MVVM
16 21 (23.86%) PaaS
17 20 (22.73%) NoSQL
17 20 (22.73%) IaaS
18 18 (20.45%) Microservices
18 18 (20.45%) Domain-Driven Design
18 18 (20.45%) T-SQL
19 17 (19.32%) MSMQ
19 17 (19.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 17 (19.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 17 (19.32%) SignalR

Azure SQL Database
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 4 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.41%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.27%) IIS
3 2 (2.27%) NServiceBus
4 1 (1.14%) CMS
4 1 (1.14%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.14%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (7.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 88 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (23.86%) PaaS
3 20 (22.73%) IaaS
4 10 (11.36%) Data Lake Analytics
5 9 (10.23%) TestFlight
6 5 (5.68%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (5.68%) GitHub
7 4 (4.55%) Office 365
8 2 (2.27%) SaaS
9 1 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
9 1 (1.14%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.05%) AMQP
2 6 (6.82%) VPN
3 5 (5.68%) DNS
3 5 (5.68%) Firewall
3 5 (5.68%) VLAN
4 4 (4.55%) Network Security
5 2 (2.27%) HTTP
5 2 (2.27%) SSL
6 1 (1.14%) BGP
6 1 (1.14%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (67.05%) SQL Server
2 23 (26.14%) Data Warehouse
2 23 (26.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (22.73%) NoSQL
4 17 (19.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 17 (19.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (18.18%) Power BI
6 15 (17.05%) SQL Server 2016
7 14 (15.91%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (13.64%) MongoDB
9 10 (11.36%) Data Lake
9 10 (11.36%) QlikView
10 9 (10.23%) CouchDB
10 9 (10.23%) MySQL
10 9 (10.23%) SQLite
11 8 (9.09%) OLAP
12 6 (6.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 5 (5.68%) SQL Server 2014
14 4 (4.55%) Redis
15 2 (2.27%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 30 (34.09%) Git (software)
2 16 (18.18%) SpecFlow
2 16 (18.18%) Subversion
3 6 (6.82%) Visual Studio
4 5 (5.68%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (3.41%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.41%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.27%) FxCop
6 2 (2.27%) StyleCop
6 2 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.27%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.14%) Burp Suite
7 1 (1.14%) JIRA
7 1 (1.14%) JMeter
7 1 (1.14%) Selenium
General
1 7 (7.95%) Finance
2 4 (4.55%) Banking
2 4 (4.55%) Retail
3 3 (3.41%) Legal
4 2 (2.27%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.14%) Games
5 1 (1.14%) German Language
5 1 (1.14%) Music Industry
5 1 (1.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 50 (56.82%) Developer
2 29 (32.95%) C# Developer
3 22 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 22 (25.00%) Azure Developer
4 21 (23.86%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (19.32%) ASP.NET Developer
5 17 (19.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (15.91%) Architect
7 13 (14.77%) Angular Developer
8 12 (13.64%) Azure Architect
9 11 (12.50%) Consultant
10 10 (11.36%) Azure Consultant
10 10 (11.36%) JavaScript Developer
11 9 (10.23%) C# WPF Developer
11 9 (10.23%) iOS Developer
11 9 (10.23%) Senior Developer
11 9 (10.23%) WPF Developer
12 8 (9.09%) Senior iOS Developer
13 6 (6.82%) Azure Engineer
13 6 (6.82%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (59.09%) .NET
2 32 (36.36%) ASP.NET
3 27 (30.68%) ASP.NET Web API
4 26 (29.55%) AngularJS
5 24 (27.27%) React
6 17 (19.32%) MSMQ
6 17 (19.32%) Reactive Extensions
6 17 (19.32%) SignalR
7 16 (18.18%) Angular 2
8 15 (17.05%) NancyFx
8 15 (17.05%) WebSockets
8 15 (17.05%) WPF
9 13 (14.77%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (13.64%) SOAP
11 11 (12.50%) REST
11 11 (12.50%) Web Services
12 9 (10.23%) Cocoa
12 9 (10.23%) Cocoa Touch
13 5 (5.68%) JSON
14 3 (3.41%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.05%) Fintech
2 9 (10.23%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.68%) Blog
4 4 (4.55%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.27%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (2.27%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.14%) Clustering
6 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.14%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.14%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.14%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.23%) Apple iOS
1 9 (10.23%) Windows
2 4 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (36.36%) TDD
2 31 (35.23%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (29.55%) Business Intelligence
4 23 (26.14%) BDD
5 22 (25.00%) MVVM
5 22 (25.00%) Scrum
6 18 (20.45%) Domain-Driven Design
6 18 (20.45%) Microservices
7 14 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (14.77%) MVC
9 12 (13.64%) Dashboard Development
9 12 (13.64%) E-Commerce
9 12 (13.64%) Kimball Methodology
10 11 (12.50%) Analytics
10 11 (12.50%) Software Engineering
11 10 (11.36%) CQRS
11 10 (11.36%) ETL
11 10 (11.36%) Migration
11 10 (11.36%) OO
11 10 (11.36%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 86 (97.73%) SQL
2 43 (48.86%) C#
3 28 (31.82%) JavaScript
4 18 (20.45%) T-SQL
5 10 (11.36%) PowerShell
6 9 (10.23%) Apple Swift
6 9 (10.23%) Objective-C
7 3 (3.41%) Java
8 2 (2.27%) C++
8 2 (2.27%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 2 (2.27%) PHP
8 2 (2.27%) Python
9 1 (1.14%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.14%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.27%) MCSE
1 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.14%) Degree
2 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.27%) QA
3 1 (1.14%) HL7
System Software
1 15 (17.05%) Virtual Machines
2 14 (15.91%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.41%) Docker
3 3 (3.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.27%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (1.14%) etcd
Systems Management
1 3 (3.41%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.41%) Puppet
2 2 (2.27%) Ansible
2 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (2.27%) SCOM
3 1 (1.14%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 48 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.36%) Tableau
3 3 (3.41%) VMware
4 2 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.27%) SaltStack
5 1 (1.14%) Alteryx
5 1 (1.14%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.14%) Cognos
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle
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