Period
to 18 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Azure Data Factory skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Azure Data Factory over the 6 months to 18 December 2017 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 Data Factory
UK > England
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 814 826 -
Rank change year-on-year +12 - -
Contract jobs citing Azure Data Factory 47 23 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.049% 0.024% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.29% 0.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 34 13 0
England median daily rate £500 £488 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% - -
UK median daily rate £500 £488 -
% change year-on-year +2.56% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
England median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £45.00 - -

Azure Data Factory 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 England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 16361 11764 7209
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 17.21% 12.42% 6.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 11464 8124 4935
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £275 £281 £263
90th Percentile £625 £612 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 204 169 113
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £21.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -12.20% +6.86%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.62 £10.60
90th Percentile £58.75 £56.77 £46.80
UK median hourly rate £19.63 £18.00 £21.64
% change year-on-year +9.03% -16.82% +8.20%

Azure Data Factory
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Azure Data Factory as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Azure Data Factory in England

Azure Data Factory
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Azure Data Factory in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Azure Data Factory in England

Azure Data Factory
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Azure Data Factory in England over the 6 months to 18 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Azure Data Factory in England

Azure Data Factory
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Azure Data Factory within the England region over the 6 months to 18 December 2017. 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
London -36 20 £475 +5.56% 5
South East -6 12 £525 - 2
East of England - 7 £550 - 2
Midlands +12 4 £450 -20.35% 3
East Midlands +2 3 £450 -20.35%
North of England +46 2 £388 +1.97%
West Midlands +21 1 - - 3
Yorkshire +11 1 £375 -1.32%
North West - 1 £400 -
South West - 1 £500 -
Azure Data Factory
UK

For the 6 months to 18 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Azure Data Factory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Azure Data Factory.

1 47 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (78.72%) SQL
3 34 (72.34%) Microsoft
4 28 (59.57%) Data Lake
5 25 (53.19%) Analytics
5 25 (53.19%) Business Intelligence
6 21 (44.68%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (44.68%) Power BI
7 19 (40.43%) Machine Learning
7 19 (40.43%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 18 (38.30%) HDInsight
8 18 (38.30%) SQL Server
9 17 (36.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 17 (36.17%) Big Data
10 16 (34.04%) Azure SQL Database
10 16 (34.04%) Hadoop
11 15 (31.91%) Data Lake Analytics
12 14 (29.79%) Azure Machine Learning
12 14 (29.79%) Apache Spark
12 14 (29.79%) Visualisation
13 12 (25.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 12 (25.53%) Visual Studio
13 12 (25.53%) Python
14 11 (23.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 10 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
16 8 (17.02%) NoSQL
16 8 (17.02%) Apache
17 7 (14.89%) Data Management
17 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 7 (14.89%) PaaS

Azure Data Factory
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 14 (29.79%) Apache Spark
2 8 (17.02%) Apache
3 5 (10.64%) GeoServer
4 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 47 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (31.91%) Data Lake Analytics
3 14 (29.79%) Azure Machine Learning
4 7 (14.89%) IaaS
4 7 (14.89%) PaaS
5 4 (8.51%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (8.51%) Serverless
6 2 (4.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) NetScaler
1 1 (2.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (59.57%) Data Lake
2 21 (44.68%) Data Warehouse
2 21 (44.68%) Power BI
3 19 (40.43%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 18 (38.30%) HDInsight
4 18 (38.30%) SQL Server
5 17 (36.17%) Big Data
5 17 (36.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (34.04%) Azure SQL Database
6 16 (34.04%) Hadoop
7 12 (25.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (23.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (17.02%) NoSQL
10 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 5 (10.64%) HBase
11 5 (10.64%) MySQL
11 5 (10.64%) Relational Database
12 4 (8.51%) Apache Hive
12 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2016
13 3 (6.38%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 12 (25.53%) Visual Studio
2 4 (8.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (8.51%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (10.64%) Retail
2 2 (4.26%) Legal
3 1 (2.13%) Games
3 1 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (25.53%) Consultant
2 11 (23.40%) Developer
3 9 (19.15%) Architect
3 9 (19.15%) Azure Consultant
4 8 (17.02%) Data Consultant
5 7 (14.89%) Azure Architect
5 7 (14.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) Azure Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Consultant
7 4 (8.51%) Big Data Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Data Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Data Architect
8 3 (6.38%) Data Warehouse Consultant
8 3 (6.38%) Hadoop Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (4.26%) Business Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Data Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) .NET
1 5 (10.64%) GeoTools
1 5 (10.64%) JTS
2 2 (4.26%) MDX
3 1 (2.13%) CSS
3 1 (2.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
1 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.13%) Blog
1 1 (2.13%) CESG
1 1 (2.13%) Clustering
1 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
1 1 (2.13%) FMCG
1 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
1 1 (2.13%) NHS
1 1 (2.13%) PKI
1 1 (2.13%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) VMS
1 1 (2.13%) Windows
1 1 (2.13%) Windows Server
1 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (53.19%) Analytics
1 25 (53.19%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (40.43%) Machine Learning
3 14 (29.79%) Visualisation
4 10 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (14.89%) Business Analytics
5 7 (14.89%) Data Management
5 7 (14.89%) Data Modelling
5 7 (14.89%) ETL
6 6 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (12.77%) Migration
7 5 (10.64%) Big Data Analytics
7 5 (10.64%) Data Analytics
7 5 (10.64%) Deep Learning
7 5 (10.64%) Software Engineering
7 5 (10.64%) Test Automation
8 4 (8.51%) Kimball Methodology
8 4 (8.51%) Scrum
8 4 (8.51%) Validation
9 3 (6.38%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 37 (78.72%) SQL
2 12 (25.53%) Python
3 7 (14.89%) C#
3 7 (14.89%) R
3 7 (14.89%) Scala
4 6 (12.77%) U-SQL
5 5 (10.64%) Java
6 3 (6.38%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.26%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.26%) VBA
8 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (10.64%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.51%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.26%) Degree
4 1 (2.13%) CCA
4 1 (2.13%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (2.13%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.13%) MCSA
4 1 (2.13%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) GDPR
1 2 (4.26%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.13%) Terminal Services
2 1 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.13%) XenApp
2 1 (2.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Puppet
2 1 (2.13%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 34 (72.34%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.77%) Oracle
3 4 (8.51%) SAP
3 4 (8.51%) Tableau
4 1 (2.13%) Citrix
4 1 (2.13%) Cognos
4 1 (2.13%) Dell
4 1 (2.13%) VMware