Period
to 9 December 2018

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 9 December 2018 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
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 28 38
Rank change year-on-year +7 +10 +3
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 42 21 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 11.67% 7.12% 1.61%
As % of the Cloud Services category 22.58% 28.77% 15.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 13 4
Canary Wharf median daily rate £550 £575 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.35% +6.98% +4.88%
10th Percentile £438 £558 £478
90th Percentile £746 £640 £628
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £550 £575 £538
% change year-on-year -4.35% +6.98% +4.88%
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 186 73 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 51.67% 24.75% 10.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 61 30
Canary Wharf median daily rate £550 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £450 £300 £350
90th Percentile £650 £625 £575
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £550 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -
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 9 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Azure in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, 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 32 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (66.67%) NoSQL
3 25 (59.52%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (52.38%) Finance
5 20 (47.62%) Java
6 18 (42.86%) TDD
6 18 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (38.10%) Puppet
7 16 (38.10%) Oracle
7 16 (38.10%) OO
7 16 (38.10%) Ansible
8 15 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
8 15 (35.71%) OpenStack
8 15 (35.71%) Tomcat
8 15 (35.71%) MySQL
8 15 (35.71%) WebLogic
8 15 (35.71%) PostgreSQL
8 15 (35.71%) MSTest
8 15 (35.71%) NUnit
8 15 (35.71%) WebSphere
9 13 (30.95%) SQL
9 13 (30.95%) Python
10 11 (26.19%) Migration
10 11 (26.19%) Git (software)
10 11 (26.19%) Big Data
10 11 (26.19%) Analytics
11 9 (21.43%) OpenShift
11 9 (21.43%) ActiveMQ
11 9 (21.43%) JBoss
12 8 (19.05%) Microsoft

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 15 (35.71%) OpenStack
1 15 (35.71%) Tomcat
1 15 (35.71%) WebLogic
1 15 (35.71%) WebSphere
2 9 (21.43%) JBoss
3 7 (16.67%) Apache Spark
4 2 (4.76%) Apache Solr
4 2 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (4.76%) Ethereum
4 2 (4.76%) Hyperledger
4 2 (4.76%) NServiceBus
5 1 (2.38%) Apache Pig
5 1 (2.38%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (2.38%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (59.52%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (21.43%) OpenShift
3 4 (9.52%) PaaS
3 4 (9.52%) SaaS
4 2 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (4.76%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (4.76%) IaaS
5 1 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.38%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (2.38%) GitHub
5 1 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 15 (35.71%) MySQL
2 15 (35.71%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (26.19%) Big Data
4 7 (16.67%) Hadoop
4 7 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 7 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 5 (11.90%) MongoDB
5 5 (11.90%) Power BI
5 5 (11.90%) Spotfire
6 4 (9.52%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 4 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (7.14%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (7.14%) Blockchain
8 2 (4.76%) Apache Hive
8 2 (4.76%) HBase
8 2 (4.76%) HDInsight
8 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (35.71%) MSTest
1 15 (35.71%) NUnit
2 11 (26.19%) Git (software)
3 7 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (7.14%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.38%) CF BOSH
5 1 (2.38%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (2.38%) SonarQube
5 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
General
1 22 (52.38%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Billing
2 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.38%) French Language
2 1 (2.38%) German Language
2 1 (2.38%) Law
2 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Architect
1 14 (33.33%) Developer
2 9 (21.43%) AWS Architect
2 9 (21.43%) Java Architect
2 9 (21.43%) Java Technical Architect
2 9 (21.43%) Technical Architect
3 8 (19.05%) Senior Developer
4 7 (16.67%) Data Engineer
5 6 (14.29%) AWS Developer
5 6 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 6 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Big Data Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Big Data Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Data Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Digital Analytics Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Digital Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Security Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Strategy Architect
8 2 (4.76%) Blockchain Developer
8 2 (4.76%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.43%) ActiveMQ
2 6 (14.29%) OpenCV
3 4 (9.52%) Node.js
3 4 (9.52%) RESTful
3 4 (9.52%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 3 (7.14%) Kafka
5 2 (4.76%) .NET
5 2 (4.76%) React
5 2 (4.76%) React Native
5 2 (4.76%) REST
5 2 (4.76%) Spark Streaming
5 2 (4.76%) TensorFlow
6 1 (2.38%) CSS
6 1 (2.38%) Django
6 1 (2.38%) HTML5
6 1 (2.38%) Middleware
6 1 (2.38%) NumPy
6 1 (2.38%) OpenID
6 1 (2.38%) Spring
6 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 4 (9.52%) HoloLens
3 2 (4.76%) Bitcoin
3 2 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (4.76%) User Experience
4 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.38%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.38%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.90%) Windows
2 3 (7.14%) Linux
2 3 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.76%) Android
3 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) Unix
4 1 (2.38%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 18 (42.86%) TDD
3 16 (38.10%) OO
4 11 (26.19%) Analytics
4 11 (26.19%) Migration
5 8 (19.05%) Data Science
6 6 (14.29%) Convolutional Neural Network
6 6 (14.29%) Deep Learning
6 6 (14.29%) DevOps
6 6 (14.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 6 (14.29%) Open Source
7 5 (11.90%) Visualisation
8 4 (9.52%) Data Engineering
8 4 (9.52%) Data Security
9 3 (7.14%) Case Management
9 3 (7.14%) Decision-Making
9 3 (7.14%) Machine Learning
9 3 (7.14%) Scrum
9 3 (7.14%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 20 (47.62%) Java
2 13 (30.95%) Python
2 13 (30.95%) SQL
3 6 (14.29%) Scala
4 5 (11.90%) C#
4 5 (11.90%) MATLAB
5 4 (9.52%) Perl
5 4 (9.52%) Ruby
6 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.76%) C
7 2 (4.76%) C++
7 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.38%) Go
8 1 (2.38%) Groovy
8 1 (2.38%) Java 8
8 1 (2.38%) R
8 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) AWS Certification
3 1 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.38%) MCP
3 1 (2.38%) MCSE
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) GDPR
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) Docker
2 3 (7.14%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.76%) HDFS
4 1 (2.38%) Apache Flume
4 1 (2.38%) LXC
4 1 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.38%) VirtualBox
4 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.38%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (38.10%) Ansible
1 16 (38.10%) Puppet
2 15 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (11.90%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.38%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (2.38%) Oozie
4 1 (2.38%) SCOM
4 1 (2.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (38.10%) Oracle
2 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 6 (14.29%) Databricks
4 5 (11.90%) Alteryx
5 2 (4.76%) Citrix
5 2 (4.76%) NetApp
5 2 (4.76%) VMware
6 1 (2.38%) Cisco
6 1 (2.38%) Cloudera
6 1 (2.38%) CommVault
6 1 (2.38%) Google
6 1 (2.38%) Hortonworks
6 1 (2.38%) IFS
6 1 (2.38%) Informatica
6 1 (2.38%) MuleSoft
6 1 (2.38%) SAP
6 1 (2.38%) Splunk
6 1 (2.38%) Tableau
6 1 (2.38%) Talend