Period
to 28 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Azure SQL Data Warehouse skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Azure SQL Data Warehouse over the 6 months to 28 January 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 SQL Data Warehouse
Central London > City of London
6 months to
28 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 178 130 185
Rank change year-on-year -48 +55 +65
Contract jobs citing Azure SQL Data Warehouse 10 3 21
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.25% 0.14% 0.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.05% 0.64% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 15
10th Percentile £540 £527 £463
25th Percentile £540 £549 £494
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £570 £595 £550
Median % change year-on-year -4.16% +8.18% +29.41%
75th Percentile £647 £639 £625
90th Percentile £675 £659 £660
Central London median daily rate £570 £595 £513
% change year-on-year -4.16% +16.10% +20.59%

Azure SQL Data Warehouse is in the Databases and Business Intelligence 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 database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 948 470 1,132
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 23.62% 22.23% 23.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 754 353 885
10th Percentile £369 £326 £369
25th Percentile £482 £425 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £570 £525 £513
Median % change year-on-year +8.57% +2.44% -2.38%
75th Percentile £675 £638 £600
90th Percentile £775 £688 £675
Central London median daily rate £570 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +8.57% +5.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 4
10th Percentile £34.75 - £22.17
25th Percentile £39.00 - £23.67
Median hourly rate £53.25 - £25.00
Median % change year-on-year - - -32.60%
75th Percentile £61.56 - £33.00
90th Percentile £69.63 - £46.50
Central London median hourly rate £53.25 £62.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -14.80% +150.00% -32.60%

Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Azure SQL Data Warehouse as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Azure SQL Data Warehouse in the City of London

Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Azure SQL Data Warehouse in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Azure SQL Data Warehouse in the City of London

Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Azure SQL Data Warehouse in the City of London over the 6 months to 28 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Azure SQL Data Warehouse in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 January 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Azure SQL Data Warehouse 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 SQL Data Warehouse.

1 10 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 10 (100.00%) Azure
1 10 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) Power BI
4 6 (60.00%) Social Skills
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (50.00%) DevOps
6 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (40.00%) Finance
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (40.00%) Scrum
7 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (30.00%) Tableau
7 3 (30.00%) Data Quality
7 3 (30.00%) NServiceBus
7 3 (30.00%) Neo4j
7 3 (30.00%) Azure Machine Learning
7 3 (30.00%) MongoDB
7 3 (30.00%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (30.00%) Analytics
7 3 (30.00%) CI/CD
7 3 (30.00%) Prototyping
7 3 (30.00%) Data Lake

Azure SQL Data Warehouse
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 3 (30.00%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 10 (100.00%) Azure
1 10 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 3 (30.00%) Azure Data Factory
2 3 (30.00%) Azure Functions
2 3 (30.00%) Azure Logic Apps
2 3 (30.00%) Azure Machine Learning
2 3 (30.00%) Azure Service Bus
2 3 (30.00%) Azure Synapse Analytics
2 3 (30.00%) Power Automate
2 3 (30.00%) PowerApps
2 3 (30.00%) Serverless
3 1 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (10.00%) Azure Event Grid
3 1 (10.00%) IaaS
3 1 (10.00%) PaaS
3 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (70.00%) Power BI
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (30.00%) Data Lake
5 3 (30.00%) MongoDB
5 3 (30.00%) Neo4j
5 3 (30.00%) Tableau
6 2 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (20.00%) Power Query
6 2 (20.00%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (60.00%) Social Skills
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Architect
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Lead Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Power BI Developer
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Lead Cloud Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Azure Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Cloud Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Power BI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (20.00%) ARM Templates
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (10.00%) JWT
3 1 (10.00%) Node.js
3 1 (10.00%) OAuth
3 1 (10.00%) OAuth2
3 1 (10.00%) OpenID
3 1 (10.00%) React
3 1 (10.00%) REST
3 1 (10.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (10.00%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (50.00%) DevOps
3 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Analytics
4 3 (30.00%) CI/CD
4 3 (30.00%) Prototyping
4 3 (30.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
5 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (20.00%) Decision-Making
5 2 (20.00%) ETL
5 2 (20.00%) Information Security
5 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure as Code
5 2 (20.00%) SDLC
5 2 (20.00%) Use Case
6 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 1 (10.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft