Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 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.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 36 42
Rank change year-on-year +11 +6 -8
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 20 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 7.02% 1.28% 1.35%
As % of the Cloud Services category 28.57% 12.90% 9.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 3
Canary Wharf median daily rate £575 £525 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.52% +2.44% +241.67%
10th Percentile £415 £473 £476
90th Percentile £644 £628 £544
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £575 £525 £513
% change year-on-year +9.52% +2.44% +241.67%
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 70 31 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 24.56% 9.90% 14.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 29 40
Canary Wharf median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - -18.18%
10th Percentile £285 £350 £288
90th Percentile £625 £575 £550
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

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 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Azure in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Azure 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 18 (90.00%) Finance
1 18 (90.00%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (70.00%) Java
2 14 (70.00%) NoSQL
3 11 (55.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (55.00%) Perl
3 11 (55.00%) Unix
3 11 (55.00%) Linux
3 11 (55.00%) Python
4 10 (50.00%) Puppet
4 10 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (45.00%) C#
6 8 (40.00%) Data Mining
6 8 (40.00%) ETL
6 8 (40.00%) Hibernate
6 8 (40.00%) Scrum
6 8 (40.00%) Replication
6 8 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (40.00%) JMS
6 8 (40.00%) SQL
6 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 8 (40.00%) CentOS
6 8 (40.00%) Open Source
6 8 (40.00%) Bash Shell
6 8 (40.00%) Apache Solr
6 8 (40.00%) Scala
6 8 (40.00%) Hadoop
6 8 (40.00%) Visualisation
6 8 (40.00%) Amazon EC2

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 8 (40.00%) Apache Pig
1 8 (40.00%) Apache Solr
1 8 (40.00%) Apache Spark
2 6 (30.00%) OpenStack
2 6 (30.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (30.00%) WebLogic
2 6 (30.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.00%) NServiceBus
3 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (90.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (5.00%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (15.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (15.00%) NX-OS
2 1 (5.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (70.00%) NoSQL
2 8 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (40.00%) Apache Hive
2 8 (40.00%) Big Data
2 8 (40.00%) Blockchain
2 8 (40.00%) Data Mining
2 8 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (40.00%) Hadoop
2 8 (40.00%) Impala
2 8 (40.00%) MarkLogic
2 8 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 8 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (40.00%) Riak
3 6 (30.00%) MySQL
3 6 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MSTest
1 6 (30.00%) NUnit
2 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 18 (90.00%) Finance
2 8 (40.00%) Games
3 6 (30.00%) Retail Banking
4 3 (15.00%) Banking
4 3 (15.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Big Data Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Azure Developer
5 1 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Grid Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Messaging Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (5.00%) PowerShell Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) Hibernate
1 8 (40.00%) JMS
1 8 (40.00%) Kafka
1 8 (40.00%) Lucene
1 8 (40.00%) Natural Language Processing
1 8 (40.00%) Play Framework
1 8 (40.00%) Spring
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.00%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Algorithms
1 8 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (40.00%) Fintech
1 8 (40.00%) Replication
2 3 (15.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Linux
1 11 (55.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 11 (55.00%) Unix
2 8 (40.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 8 (40.00%) Data Visualisation
2 8 (40.00%) Disruptive Innovation
2 8 (40.00%) ETL
2 8 (40.00%) Information Retrieval
2 8 (40.00%) Machine Learning
2 8 (40.00%) MapReduce
2 8 (40.00%) Mathematical Modelling
2 8 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 8 (40.00%) Open Source
2 8 (40.00%) Scrum
2 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (40.00%) Statistical Modelling
2 8 (40.00%) Visualisation
3 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (30.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 6 (30.00%) OO
4 6 (30.00%) TDD
5 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) Java
2 11 (55.00%) Perl
2 11 (55.00%) Python
3 9 (45.00%) C#
4 8 (40.00%) Bash Shell
4 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (40.00%) R
4 8 (40.00%) Scala
4 8 (40.00%) SQL
5 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.00%) VB
6 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) GPFS
1 3 (15.00%) LXC
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (50.00%) Puppet
2 8 (40.00%) Hadoop YARN
3 6 (30.00%) Ansible
4 3 (15.00%) ZABBIX
5 1 (5.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) Splunk
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco
3 3 (15.00%) Google
3 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (15.00%) SevOne
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.00%) Dell
5 1 (5.00%) McAfee
5 1 (5.00%) Symantec
5 1 (5.00%) Trustwave