Period
to 21 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for Microsoft Azure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 6 months to 21 February 2019 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.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 35 31 36
Rank change year-on-year -4 +5 +5
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 40 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 9.59% 5.57% 1.69%
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.81% 23.88% 13.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 12 5
Canary Wharf median daily rate £650 £575 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.04% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £544 £556 £483
90th Percentile £716 £599 £620
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £650 £575 £550
% change year-on-year +13.04% +4.55% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

Microsoft Azure is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 238 67 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 57.07% 23.34% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 60 29
Canary Wharf median daily rate £550 £538 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.33% +13.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £513 £319 £365
90th Percentile £650 £653 £615
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £550 £538 £481
% change year-on-year +2.33% +11.69% +6.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £147.50 - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £147.50 - -

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

Job postings citing Microsoft Azure as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Canary Wharf

Microsoft Azure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Canary Wharf.

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Azure in Canary Wharf

Microsoft Azure
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 21 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Azure in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Azure 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 35 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (72.50%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (67.50%) TDD
5 26 (65.00%) NoSQL
5 26 (65.00%) Puppet
5 26 (65.00%) Java
5 26 (65.00%) Ansible
6 25 (62.50%) Opscode Chef
6 25 (62.50%) MySQL
6 25 (62.50%) Oracle
6 25 (62.50%) WebLogic
6 25 (62.50%) OO
6 25 (62.50%) Tomcat
6 25 (62.50%) PostgreSQL
6 25 (62.50%) OpenStack
6 25 (62.50%) MSTest
6 25 (62.50%) NUnit
6 25 (62.50%) WebSphere
7 20 (50.00%) Migration
8 19 (47.50%) ActiveMQ
8 19 (47.50%) JBoss
8 19 (47.50%) OpenShift
9 11 (27.50%) Finance
10 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
10 6 (15.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 5 (12.50%) Windows
12 4 (10.00%) Python
12 4 (10.00%) Big Data
12 4 (10.00%) SaaS

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 25 (62.50%) OpenStack
1 25 (62.50%) Tomcat
1 25 (62.50%) WebLogic
1 25 (62.50%) WebSphere
2 19 (47.50%) JBoss
3 2 (5.00%) NServiceBus
4 1 (2.50%) Apache
4 1 (2.50%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.50%) Cloud Foundry
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 29 (72.50%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (47.50%) OpenShift
3 4 (10.00%) SaaS
4 3 (7.50%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (5.00%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (5.00%) IaaS
6 1 (2.50%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (2.50%) GitHub
6 1 (2.50%) Office 365
6 1 (2.50%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (65.00%) NoSQL
2 25 (62.50%) MySQL
2 25 (62.50%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (10.00%) Big Data
4 2 (5.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.50%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.50%) Blockchain
5 1 (2.50%) Hazelcast
5 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.50%) Parquet
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (62.50%) MSTest
1 25 (62.50%) NUnit
2 3 (7.50%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.50%) CF BOSH
4 1 (2.50%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (2.50%) SonarQube
4 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 11 (27.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.50%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Billing
3 1 (2.50%) French Language
3 1 (2.50%) German Language
3 1 (2.50%) Law
3 1 (2.50%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 25 (62.50%) Architect
2 19 (47.50%) AWS Architect
2 19 (47.50%) Java Architect
2 19 (47.50%) Java Technical Architect
2 19 (47.50%) Technical Architect
3 8 (20.00%) Developer
4 7 (17.50%) Senior Developer
5 6 (15.00%) AWS Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Java Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Data Architect
7 3 (7.50%) Big Data Architect
7 3 (7.50%) Digital Analytics Architect
7 3 (7.50%) Digital Architect
7 3 (7.50%) Security Architect
7 3 (7.50%) Strategy Architect
8 1 (2.50%) CRM Architect
8 1 (2.50%) Java Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (47.50%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (5.00%) .NET
3 1 (2.50%) Django
3 1 (2.50%) Flask
3 1 (2.50%) Middleware
3 1 (2.50%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (2.50%) NumPy
3 1 (2.50%) Pandas
3 1 (2.50%) PySpark
3 1 (2.50%) React
3 1 (2.50%) REST
3 1 (2.50%) scikit-learn
3 1 (2.50%) Spring
3 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
1 1 (2.50%) Credit Risk
1 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
1 1 (2.50%) Hedge funds
1 1 (2.50%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (2.50%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Windows
2 3 (7.50%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) Linux
4 1 (2.50%) Unix
4 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
3 27 (67.50%) TDD
4 25 (62.50%) OO
5 20 (50.00%) Migration
6 6 (15.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 4 (10.00%) Analytics
8 3 (7.50%) Case Management
8 3 (7.50%) Data Security
8 3 (7.50%) DevOps
8 3 (7.50%) Security Architecture
9 2 (5.00%) BDD
9 2 (5.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (5.00%) Data Engineering
9 2 (5.00%) Data Science
9 2 (5.00%) Decision-Making
9 2 (5.00%) Machine Learning
9 2 (5.00%) Microservices
9 2 (5.00%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (5.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 26 (65.00%) Java
2 4 (10.00%) Python
3 3 (7.50%) C#
3 3 (7.50%) SQL
4 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.50%) Groovy
5 1 (2.50%) Java 8
5 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.50%) Perl
5 1 (2.50%) R
5 1 (2.50%) Ruby
5 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) AWS Certification
3 1 (2.50%) MCP
3 1 (2.50%) MCSE
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.00%) Docker
3 1 (2.50%) LXC
3 1 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.50%) VirtualBox
3 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 26 (65.00%) Ansible
1 26 (65.00%) Puppet
2 25 (62.50%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.00%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.50%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (2.50%) Oozie
4 1 (2.50%) SCOM
4 1 (2.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 25 (62.50%) Oracle
2 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.00%) Citrix
3 2 (5.00%) NetApp
3 2 (5.00%) VMware
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco
4 1 (2.50%) Cloudera
4 1 (2.50%) CommVault
4 1 (2.50%) Google
4 1 (2.50%) Hortonworks
4 1 (2.50%) IFS
4 1 (2.50%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.50%) Splunk