Period
to 14 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Cosmos DB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cosmos DB over the 6 months to 14 December 2019 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 Cosmos DB (Azure DocumentDB)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
14 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 187 206 250
Rank change year-on-year +19 +44 -
Contract jobs citing Cosmos DB 26 49 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.47% 0.69% 0.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.95% 2.75% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 48 8
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.69% -
10th Percentile £463 £475 £434
90th Percentile £600 £588 £558
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £488
% change year-on-year - +7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Cosmos DB 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 1,333 1,785 1,778
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 24.16% 25.07% 24.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,046 1,423 1,461
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £525
10th Percentile £388 £375 £370
90th Percentile £675 £675 £688
Central London median daily rate £518 £525 £520
% change year-on-year -1.43% +0.96% +9.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 9
City of London median hourly rate £37.17 £35.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.19% +27.27% -38.89%
10th Percentile £21.19 £19.50 £20.75
90th Percentile £91.90 £42.19 £33.25
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year - +27.27% -38.89%

Cosmos DB
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Cosmos DB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Cosmos DB in the City of London

Cosmos DB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Cosmos DB in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cosmos DB in the City of London

Cosmos DB
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cosmos DB in the City of London over the 6 months to 14 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cosmos DB in the City of London

For the 6 months to 14 December 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Cosmos DB 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 Cosmos DB.

1 26 (100.00%) Azure
2 18 (69.23%) SQL
3 17 (65.38%) C#
3 17 (65.38%) .NET
3 17 (65.38%) Docker
3 17 (65.38%) .NET Core
4 16 (61.54%) Microservices
5 14 (53.85%) Kubernetes
6 13 (50.00%) Azure SQL Database
7 10 (38.46%) Greenfield Project
8 9 (34.62%) TDD
9 8 (30.77%) AngularJS
9 8 (30.77%) Serverless
10 7 (26.92%) DevOps
10 7 (26.92%) NoSQL
10 7 (26.92%) Data Lake
10 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
11 6 (23.08%) Finance
11 6 (23.08%) Redis
12 5 (19.23%) Fintech
12 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
12 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (15.38%) Logistics
13 4 (15.38%) Android
13 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
13 4 (15.38%) MVC
13 4 (15.38%) Azure Data Factory
13 4 (15.38%) React
14 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API
14 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2017

Cosmos DB
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 2 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (100.00%) Azure
2 8 (30.77%) Serverless
3 4 (15.38%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (3.85%) AWS
4 1 (3.85%) Azure Functions
4 1 (3.85%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (3.85%) GCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 7 (26.92%) Data Lake
2 7 (26.92%) NoSQL
3 6 (23.08%) Redis
4 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
5 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (11.54%) MongoDB
5 3 (11.54%) Pentaho
5 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2017
6 2 (7.69%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
1 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.85%) Postman
3 1 (3.85%) REST Assured
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (30.77%) Azure Developer
3 5 (19.23%) .NET Developer
3 5 (19.23%) C# Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Azure DevOps
4 4 (15.38%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Azure Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Pentaho Developer
5 3 (11.54%) React Developer
5 3 (11.54%) SQL BI Developer
5 3 (11.54%) SQL Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Xamarin Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Angular Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Java Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) NoSQL Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (65.38%) .NET
1 17 (65.38%) .NET Core
2 8 (30.77%) AngularJS
3 4 (15.38%) React
4 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
5 2 (7.69%) Ninject
6 1 (3.85%) Angular 2
6 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.85%) CSS
6 1 (3.85%) Gherkin
6 1 (3.85%) HTML
6 1 (3.85%) Kafka
6 1 (3.85%) MSMQ
6 1 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (3.85%) REST
6 1 (3.85%) RESTful
6 1 (3.85%) Spring
6 1 (3.85%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Android
2 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Microservices
2 9 (34.62%) TDD
3 7 (26.92%) DevOps
4 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (19.23%) Fintech
5 4 (15.38%) Logistics
5 4 (15.38%) MVC
5 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
6 3 (11.54%) Analytics
6 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (11.54%) Dimensional Modelling
6 3 (11.54%) ETL
6 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Android Development
7 2 (7.69%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (7.69%) B2C
7 2 (7.69%) BDD
7 2 (7.69%) Behavioural Analytics
7 2 (7.69%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (7.69%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) SQL
2 17 (65.38%) C#
3 3 (11.54%) Python
3 3 (11.54%) T-SQL
4 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.69%) XAML
5 1 (3.85%) Java
5 1 (3.85%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 17 (65.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (53.85%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Xamarin
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle