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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for ARM Templates skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ARM Templates over the 6 months to 4 July 2022 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.

Azure Resource Manager Templates (ARM Templates)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 177 160 132
Rank change year-on-year -17 -28 +100
Contract jobs citing ARM Templates 18 8 11
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.41% 0.25% 0.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.35% 0.74% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 2
10th Percentile £528 £444 -
25th Percentile £550 £472 £555
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £575 £560
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +2.68% +1.82%
75th Percentile £688 £619 £565
90th Percentile £763 £638 -
Central London median daily rate £600 £575 £560
% change year-on-year +4.35% +2.68% +1.82%

ARM Templates is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,336 1,081 922
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 30.56% 33.81% 33.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,045 821 713
10th Percentile £425 £395 £375
25th Percentile £500 £463 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £575 £525
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% -
75th Percentile £713 £644 £625
90th Percentile £800 £717 £688
Central London median daily rate £600 £574 £525
% change year-on-year +4.58% +9.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 6
10th Percentile £42.25 £15.75 £28.13
25th Percentile £43.75 £16.88 £33.75
Median hourly rate £47.50 £25.50 £42.00
Median % change year-on-year +86.27% -39.29% +9.45%
75th Percentile £62.88 £36.38 £55.06
90th Percentile £71.35 £37.75 £59.38
Central London median hourly rate £47.50 £30.25 £42.00
% change year-on-year +57.02% -27.98% +0.61%

ARM Templates
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing ARM Templates as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for ARM Templates in the City of London

ARM Templates
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing ARM Templates in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for ARM Templates in the City of London

ARM Templates
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing ARM Templates in the City of London over the 6 months to 4 July 2022.

Daily rate histogram for ARM Templates in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, IT contractor jobs citing ARM Templates 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 City of London region with a requirement for ARM Templates.

1 18 (100.00%) Azure
2 17 (94.44%) DevOps
3 13 (72.22%) Azure DevOps
4 11 (61.11%) Infrastructure as Code
5 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
5 10 (55.56%) CI/CD
6 9 (50.00%) Agile
6 9 (50.00%) PowerShell
7 8 (44.44%) Terraform
7 8 (44.44%) Finance
7 8 (44.44%) Platform Engineering
8 7 (38.89%) Power Platform
8 7 (38.89%) Azure Logic Apps
8 7 (38.89%) Serverless
9 6 (33.33%) .NET
10 5 (27.78%) PaaS
10 5 (27.78%) IaaS
10 5 (27.78%) Hybrid Cloud
10 5 (27.78%) Social Skills
11 4 (22.22%) Azure Service Bus
11 4 (22.22%) Kubernetes
11 4 (22.22%) Azure Functions
11 4 (22.22%) GDPR
11 4 (22.22%) Linux Command Line
11 4 (22.22%) Hedge funds
11 4 (22.22%) SaaS
11 4 (22.22%) RabbitMQ
11 4 (22.22%) NServiceBus
11 4 (22.22%) Data Protection
11 4 (22.22%) AOP

ARM Templates
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 (22.22%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 18 (100.00%) Azure
2 13 (72.22%) Azure DevOps
3 7 (38.89%) Azure Logic Apps
3 7 (38.89%) Power Platform
3 7 (38.89%) Serverless
4 5 (27.78%) IaaS
4 5 (27.78%) PaaS
5 4 (22.22%) Azure Functions
5 4 (22.22%) Azure Service Bus
5 4 (22.22%) SaaS
6 3 (16.67%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (16.67%) Azure Synapse Analytics
7 2 (11.11%) AWS
7 2 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (11.11%) Azure AKS
7 2 (11.11%) Azure Key Vault
7 2 (11.11%) Azure Pipelines
7 2 (11.11%) Azure Storage
7 2 (11.11%) GCP
7 2 (11.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) LAN
1 1 (5.56%) MPLS
1 1 (5.56%) Network Security
1 1 (5.56%) NGFW
1 1 (5.56%) VPN
1 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Data Lake
1 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (16.67%) HDInsight
1 3 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 3 (16.67%) Power BI
1 3 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) kappa
1 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.56%) JIRA
3 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Social Skills
3 4 (22.22%) Financial Institution
3 4 (22.22%) Legal
4 1 (5.56%) Documentation Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Azure Engineer
2 9 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (38.89%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Lead DevOps
4 4 (22.22%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Platform Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Azure Platform Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Cloud Platform Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Data Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Senior DevOps
5 3 (16.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) AWS DevOps
6 2 (11.11%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) GCP DevOps
6 2 (11.11%) GCP DevOps Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) GCP Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) .NET
2 4 (22.22%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 2 (11.11%) YAML
4 1 (5.56%) Angular 2
4 1 (5.56%) CSS
4 1 (5.56%) HTML
4 1 (5.56%) JSON
4 1 (5.56%) React
4 1 (5.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (22.22%) Hedge funds
2 4 (22.22%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (5.56%) Cloud Native
3 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (5.56%) Legacy Applications
3 1 (5.56%) Private Cloud
3 1 (5.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) DevOps
2 11 (61.11%) Infrastructure as Code
3 10 (55.56%) CI/CD
4 9 (50.00%) Agile
5 8 (44.44%) Platform Engineering
6 4 (22.22%) AOP
6 4 (22.22%) Data Protection
7 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (16.67%) Critical Thinking
7 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
7 3 (16.67%) Data Interpretation
7 3 (16.67%) Migration
7 3 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (16.67%) Scrum
8 2 (11.11%) Analytics
8 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
8 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Transformation
9 1 (5.56%) Information Security
9 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.11%) Bash
2 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (5.56%) Bicep
3 1 (5.56%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) Groovy
3 1 (5.56%) Ruby
3 1 (5.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) Terraform
2 4 (22.22%) Kubernetes
3 3 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (11.11%) Puppet
5 1 (5.56%) Ansible
5 1 (5.56%) Grafana
5 1 (5.56%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Databricks
3 2 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (5.56%) Bloomberg
4 1 (5.56%) ION Trading
4 1 (5.56%) New Relic
4 1 (5.56%) Palo Alto
4 1 (5.56%) SaltStack
4 1 (5.56%) Tradeweb
4 1 (5.56%) Zscaler