Period
to 16 February 2020

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 16 February 2020 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
16 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 374 533 807
Rank change year-on-year +159 +274 -9
Contract jobs citing Azure Data Factory 367 340 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.60% 0.38% 0.068%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.95% 1.43% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 239 48
England median daily rate £500 £500 £500
10th Percentile £413 £356 £368
90th Percentile £675 £625 £658
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
England median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -22.22% -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -22.22% -

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 18,835 23,764 18,109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 30.57% 26.36% 19.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,900 16,522 12,644
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £281 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
UK median daily rate £490 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -2.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 320 296 218
England median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.86% -12.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.39 £11.25
90th Percentile £74.13 £49.38 £58.75
UK median hourly rate £21.13 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +20.71% -12.50% +11.11%

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 16 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Azure Data Factory in England

Azure Data Factory
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 16 February 2020. 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 +144 228 £500 - 54
South East +58 51 £500 - 13
North of England +67 29 £650 +36.84% 9
South West +47 26 £475 - 11
Midlands +39 24 £550 +15.79% 10
Yorkshire +62 17 £675 +117.74% 5
West Midlands +28 17 £550 +15.79% 5
North West +42 12 £513 +5.13% 4
East of England +37 8 £456 +1.39% 4
East Midlands - 7 £525 - 5
Azure Data Factory
UK

For the 6 months to 16 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Azure Data Factory 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 England region with a requirement for Azure Data Factory.

1 367 (100.00%) Azure
2 264 (71.93%) SQL
3 212 (57.77%) Data Lake
4 172 (46.87%) Business Intelligence
5 169 (46.05%) Microsoft
5 169 (46.05%) Data Warehouse
6 151 (41.14%) Power Platform
7 150 (40.87%) Power BI
7 150 (40.87%) Azure SQL Database
8 127 (34.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 123 (33.51%) Analytics
10 121 (32.97%) SQL Server
11 113 (30.79%) Databricks
12 111 (30.25%) Agile Software Development
13 107 (29.16%) ETL
14 105 (28.61%) DevOps
15 96 (26.16%) Python
16 87 (23.71%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
17 82 (22.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 75 (20.44%) C#
19 64 (17.44%) Data Modelling
20 61 (16.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 56 (15.26%) T-SQL
22 54 (14.71%) Finance
23 48 (13.08%) Migration
23 48 (13.08%) Serverless
24 45 (12.26%) Tableau
24 45 (12.26%) Machine Learning
25 44 (11.99%) Analytical Skills
26 43 (11.72%) Kimball Methodology

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 (3.81%) Apache Spark
2 12 (3.27%) SharePoint
3 9 (2.45%) CMS
4 4 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (1.09%) Confluence
5 2 (0.54%) Apache
5 2 (0.54%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (0.54%) EPiServer
5 2 (0.54%) IIS
5 2 (0.54%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (0.54%) SAS
5 2 (0.54%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.27%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 12 (3.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.09%) SPSS
3 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (2.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.82%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 2 (0.54%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 367 (100.00%) Azure
2 151 (41.14%) Power Platform
3 48 (13.08%) Serverless
4 41 (11.17%) Azure Functions
5 37 (10.08%) Data Lake Analytics
6 32 (8.72%) PaaS
7 28 (7.63%) Azure Machine Learning
8 25 (6.81%) Azure Stack
9 18 (4.90%) Azure Active Directory
10 13 (3.54%) AWS
11 12 (3.27%) IaaS
12 10 (2.72%) SaaS
13 9 (2.45%) Dynamics 365
14 7 (1.91%) GitHub
14 7 (1.91%) Office 365
15 5 (1.36%) AWS Lambda
16 4 (1.09%) GCP
16 4 (1.09%) PowerApps
17 3 (0.82%) AWS CloudFormation
18 2 (0.54%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.09%) Firewall
2 2 (0.54%) DNS
2 2 (0.54%) MPLS
2 2 (0.54%) PBX
2 2 (0.54%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (0.54%) SSL
2 2 (0.54%) VLAN
2 2 (0.54%) VPLS
2 2 (0.54%) VPN
3 1 (0.27%) HTTP
3 1 (0.27%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 212 (57.77%) Data Lake
2 169 (46.05%) Data Warehouse
3 150 (40.87%) Azure SQL Database
3 150 (40.87%) Power BI
4 127 (34.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 121 (32.97%) SQL Server
6 87 (23.71%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 82 (22.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 61 (16.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 34 (9.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 31 (8.45%) Big Data
11 28 (7.63%) Relational Database
12 26 (7.08%) Cosmos DB
13 23 (6.27%) NoSQL
14 12 (3.27%) OLAP
15 10 (2.72%) Hadoop
15 10 (2.72%) HDInsight
15 10 (2.72%) MySQL
16 9 (2.45%) Snowflake Schema
17 8 (2.18%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 20 (5.45%) Visual Studio Team System
2 16 (4.36%) Git (software)
3 12 (3.27%) Visual Studio
4 9 (2.45%) Selenium
5 7 (1.91%) NUnit
6 6 (1.63%) Cucumber
6 6 (1.63%) Jenkins
7 5 (1.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 4 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (1.09%) JIRA
8 4 (1.09%) Maven
8 4 (1.09%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.82%) Concordion
9 3 (0.82%) EasyMock
9 3 (0.82%) Gradle
9 3 (0.82%) Mockito
9 3 (0.82%) Moq
10 2 (0.54%) Mocha
10 2 (0.54%) SpecFlow
10 2 (0.54%) Spock
General
1 54 (14.71%) Finance
2 30 (8.17%) Retail
3 16 (4.36%) Legal
4 12 (3.27%) Front Office
5 11 (3.00%) Public Sector
6 6 (1.63%) Banking
6 6 (1.63%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.54%) Back Office
7 2 (0.54%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 119 (32.43%) Developer
2 86 (23.43%) Data Engineer
3 84 (22.89%) Azure Engineer
4 83 (22.62%) Architect
5 75 (20.44%) Azure Developer
6 62 (16.89%) Azure Architect
7 53 (14.44%) Data Architect
8 38 (10.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 22 (5.99%) SQL Developer
10 20 (5.45%) C# Developer
11 19 (5.18%) DevOps Engineer
12 18 (4.90%) Consultant
13 16 (4.36%) ETL Developer
14 15 (4.09%) Azure DevOps Engineer
15 14 (3.81%) .NET Developer
15 14 (3.81%) Azure Consultant
16 12 (3.27%) Applications Architect
17 11 (3.00%) Senior Data Engineer
17 11 (3.00%) Solutions Architect
18 10 (2.72%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (10.90%) .NET
2 18 (4.90%) MDX
3 17 (4.63%) XML
4 15 (4.09%) PySpark
4 15 (4.09%) Web Services
5 12 (3.27%) JSON
6 8 (2.18%) REST
7 5 (1.36%) HTML
8 4 (1.09%) .NET Framework
8 4 (1.09%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (1.09%) Gherkin
9 3 (0.82%) .NET Core
9 3 (0.82%) AngularJS
9 3 (0.82%) ASP.NET
9 3 (0.82%) Kafka
9 3 (0.82%) RabbitMQ
10 2 (0.54%) LDAP
10 2 (0.54%) WCF
10 2 (0.54%) WinForms
10 2 (0.54%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 44 (11.99%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (6.54%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (1.36%) Hybrid Cloud
3 5 (1.36%) Management Information System
3 5 (1.36%) User Experience
4 4 (1.09%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (1.09%) NHS
5 3 (0.82%) Cloud Native
5 3 (0.82%) FMCG
6 2 (0.54%) Clustering
6 2 (0.54%) Data Centre
6 2 (0.54%) Replication
7 1 (0.27%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.27%) Marketing Technology
7 1 (0.27%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.27%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.27%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (3.00%) Windows
2 9 (2.45%) VMS
3 6 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (1.36%) Unix
5 2 (0.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (46.87%) Business Intelligence
2 123 (33.51%) Analytics
3 111 (30.25%) Agile Software Development
4 107 (29.16%) ETL
5 105 (28.61%) DevOps
6 64 (17.44%) Data Modelling
7 48 (13.08%) Migration
8 45 (12.26%) Machine Learning
9 43 (11.72%) Kimball Methodology
10 42 (11.44%) Test Automation
11 40 (10.90%) Data Architecture
12 37 (10.08%) Data Engineering
13 31 (8.45%) Scrum
13 31 (8.45%) Visualisation
14 29 (7.90%) Data Integration
15 28 (7.63%) Continuous Integration
15 28 (7.63%) Data Migration
15 28 (7.63%) Data Science
16 26 (7.08%) Problem-Solving
17 23 (6.27%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 264 (71.93%) SQL
2 96 (26.16%) Python
3 75 (20.44%) C#
4 56 (15.26%) T-SQL
5 42 (11.44%) PowerShell
6 26 (7.08%) Scala
7 25 (6.81%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 21 (5.72%) R
9 5 (1.36%) C
10 4 (1.09%) Java
11 3 (0.82%) JavaScript
11 3 (0.82%) TypeScript
11 3 (0.82%) U-SQL
12 1 (0.27%) C++
12 1 (0.27%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (1.09%) Degree
2 3 (0.82%) TOGAF Certification
3 2 (0.54%) DBS Check
3 2 (0.54%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.54%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.27%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.63%) Data Quality
1 17 (4.63%) GDPR
2 13 (3.54%) QA
3 1 (0.27%) PMO
System Software
1 21 (5.72%) Active Directory
1 21 (5.72%) Virtual Machines
2 11 (3.00%) Docker
3 1 (0.27%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 7 (1.91%) Terraform
2 6 (1.63%) Kubernetes
3 5 (1.36%) Ansible
4 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 169 (46.05%) Microsoft
2 113 (30.79%) Databricks
3 45 (12.26%) Tableau
4 16 (4.36%) Oracle
5 12 (3.27%) Alteryx
5 12 (3.27%) SAP
6 11 (3.00%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (1.63%) Informatica
8 4 (1.09%) Talend
9 3 (0.82%) Sparx
10 2 (0.54%) Arista
10 2 (0.54%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.54%) Cisco
10 2 (0.54%) HP
10 2 (0.54%) MuleSoft
10 2 (0.54%) StreamSets
11 1 (0.27%) Dell
11 1 (0.27%) Google
11 1 (0.27%) IBM
11 1 (0.27%) MicroStrategy