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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Azure Service Bus skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Azure Service Bus over the 6 months to 25 May 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.

Microsoft Azure Service Bus
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 172 147 152
Rank change year-on-year -25 +5 +51
Contract jobs citing Azure Service Bus 14 7 5
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.34% 0.25% 0.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.87% 0.69% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 5
10th Percentile £532 £543 £440
25th Percentile £560 £563 £463
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £650 £600 £500
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% +20.00% -
75th Percentile £688 £638 £538
90th Percentile £758 - £680
Central London median daily rate £650 £600 £500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +20.00% -

Azure Service Bus 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 the City of London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,612 1,012 983
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.59% 35.50% 31.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,262 733 772
10th Percentile £363 £363 £300
25th Percentile £475 £450 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £525 £500
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -4.76%
75th Percentile £688 £619 £600
90th Percentile £775 £686 £675
Central London median daily rate £575 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 7
10th Percentile - £13.50 £17.10
25th Percentile £13.88 £13.69 £22.11
Median hourly rate £18.34 £18.38 £41.40
Median % change year-on-year -0.18% -55.62% +104.44%
75th Percentile £27.00 £24.82 £52.63
90th Percentile £59.25 £27.34 £59.00
Central London median hourly rate £20.19 £22.50 £26.44
% change year-on-year -10.29% -14.90% +34.73%

Azure Service Bus
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Azure Service Bus as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Azure Service Bus in the City of London

Azure Service Bus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Azure Service Bus in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Azure Service Bus in the City of London

Azure Service Bus
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Azure Service Bus in the City of London over the 6 months to 25 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Azure Service Bus in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 May 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Azure Service Bus 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 Azure Service Bus.

1 14 (100.00%) Azure
2 11 (78.57%) DevOps
3 10 (71.43%) .NET
4 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
4 9 (64.29%) Agile
4 9 (64.29%) CI/CD
5 8 (57.14%) Serverless
5 8 (57.14%) Azure Functions
5 8 (57.14%) RabbitMQ
6 7 (50.00%) NServiceBus
6 7 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
6 7 (50.00%) SQL
6 7 (50.00%) Azure Logic Apps
6 7 (50.00%) Platform Engineering
6 7 (50.00%) Power Platform
7 6 (42.86%) ARM Templates
7 6 (42.86%) Infrastructure as Code
7 6 (42.86%) SaaS
7 6 (42.86%) PaaS
8 5 (35.71%) Microservices
8 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
8 5 (35.71%) IaaS
8 5 (35.71%) C#
9 4 (28.57%) Docker
10 3 (21.43%) .NET Core
10 3 (21.43%) Full Stack Development
10 3 (21.43%) Node.js
10 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
10 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
10 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence

Azure Service Bus
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 7 (50.00%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (100.00%) Azure
2 8 (57.14%) Azure Functions
2 8 (57.14%) Serverless
3 7 (50.00%) Azure Logic Apps
3 7 (50.00%) Power Platform
4 6 (42.86%) PaaS
4 6 (42.86%) SaaS
5 5 (35.71%) IaaS
6 2 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (14.29%) Azure Key Vault
6 2 (14.29%) Azure Machine Learning
6 2 (14.29%) Azure Synapse Analytics
7 1 (7.14%) Azure Event Grid
7 1 (7.14%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
1 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 2 (14.29%) Neo4j
1 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
1 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Liquibase
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) Moq
2 1 (7.14%) MSTest
2 1 (7.14%) NUnit
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
1 3 (21.43%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Azure DevOps Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Azure Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Lead DevOps
2 4 (28.57%) Lead DevOps Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Angular Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Azure Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Lead Cloud Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Azure Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Full Stack Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) .NET
2 8 (57.14%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (42.86%) ARM Templates
4 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
5 3 (21.43%) .NET Core
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
5 3 (21.43%) Node.js
6 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
6 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Core
6 2 (14.29%) REST
7 1 (7.14%) Apache Flex
7 1 (7.14%) CSS
7 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
7 1 (7.14%) JWT
7 1 (7.14%) OAuth
7 1 (7.14%) OAuth2
7 1 (7.14%) OpenID
7 1 (7.14%) React
7 1 (7.14%) WCF
7 1 (7.14%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) DevOps
2 9 (64.29%) Agile
2 9 (64.29%) CI/CD
3 7 (50.00%) Platform Engineering
4 6 (42.86%) Infrastructure as Code
5 5 (35.71%) Microservices
6 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (21.43%) Full Stack Development
6 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Kanban
7 2 (14.29%) Migration
8 1 (7.14%) API Development
8 1 (7.14%) Continuous Deployment
8 1 (7.14%) CQRS
8 1 (7.14%) Event-Driven
8 1 (7.14%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 1 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
8 1 (7.14%) Requirements Gathering
8 1 (7.14%) Technology Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Docker
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Kubernetes
2 1 (7.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft