Period
to 17 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 17 February 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)
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 179 201 -
Rank change year-on-year +22 - -
Contract jobs citing Cosmos DB 7 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.17% 0.043% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.78% 0.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
East of England median daily rate £563 - -
England median daily rate £525 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England 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 East of England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 892 895 897
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 21.28% 19.15% 20.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 507 529 543
East of England median daily rate £445 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.71% +13.33% -3.23%
10th Percentile £325 £300 £230
90th Percentile £575 £580 £543
England median daily rate £488 £475 £438
% change year-on-year +2.63% +8.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 22 31
East of England median hourly rate £17.25 £38.75 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.48% +7.64% -1.37%
10th Percentile £11.69 £16.25 £15.25
90th Percentile £36.50 £44.88 £45.00
England median hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 £27.38
% change year-on-year +1.45% +26.03% -0.45%

Cosmos DB
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Cosmos DB in the East of England

Cosmos DB
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cosmos DB within the East of England region over the 6 months to 17 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norfolk - 4 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 £563 - 1
Suffolk - 1 - - 1
Cosmos DB
England

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 East of England region with a requirement for Cosmos DB.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (85.71%) PowerShell
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 4 (57.14%) ITIL
4 4 (57.14%) Python
4 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (57.14%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
4 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
4 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
4 4 (57.14%) Puppet
4 4 (57.14%) Office 365
4 4 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (57.14%) Ansible
4 4 (57.14%) Docker
4 4 (57.14%) DevOps
4 4 (57.14%) Artefact Management
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
6 2 (28.57%) FTP
6 2 (28.57%) HTTP
6 2 (28.57%) VPN
6 2 (28.57%) Continuous Deployment
6 2 (28.57%) Serverless
6 2 (28.57%) Azure Functions
6 2 (28.57%) Terraform
6 2 (28.57%) PaaS
7 1 (14.29%) IaaS

Cosmos DB
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (57.14%) Office 365
3 2 (28.57%) Azure Functions
3 2 (28.57%) PaaS
3 2 (28.57%) Serverless
4 1 (14.29%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (14.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) FTP
1 2 (28.57%) HTTP
1 2 (28.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Administrator
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) DevOps Administrator
1 2 (28.57%) Junior
1 2 (28.57%) Junior DevOps
1 2 (28.57%) Junior Systems Administrator
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Senior DevOps
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Support Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Data Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Artefact Management
2 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
2 4 (57.14%) DevOps
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) System Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) PowerShell
3 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
3 4 (57.14%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Docker
1 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Ansible
1 4 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (57.14%) Puppet
2 2 (28.57%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft