Period
to 21 September 2018

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 21 September 2018 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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 682 800 866
Rank change year-on-year +118 +66 -
Contract jobs citing Azure Data Factory 189 34 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.037% 0.023%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.91% 0.25% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 22 17
England median daily rate £500 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +2.78% -
10th Percentile £400 £341 £390
90th Percentile £675 £640 £600
UK median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
England median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -

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 20,758 13,863 11,049
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 22.11% 15.26% 11.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,388 9,571 7,737
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.74% +5.44% +9.09%
10th Percentile £306 £275 £282
90th Percentile £650 £625 £606
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +9.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 307 192 155
England median hourly rate £18.89 £20.71 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.77% +8.97% -17.39%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.00 £11.66
90th Percentile £67.40 £63.75 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £18.55
% change year-on-year -10.00% +7.85% -17.58%

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 21 September 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Azure Data Factory in England over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Contractor hourly 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 21 September 2018. 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 +65 88 £500 +11.11% 19
South East +58 75 £520 +9.47% 5
South West -6 9 £500 +5.26%
Midlands -10 8 £485 +2.05% 4
North West -11 8 £500 +25.00% 1
West Midlands -14 8 £485 - 1
North of England -17 8 £500 +25.00% 2
East of England 0 3 £444 - 4
Azure Data Factory
UK

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, 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.

1 189 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 124 (65.61%) Business Intelligence
3 123 (65.08%) SQL
4 102 (53.97%) Microsoft
5 100 (52.91%) Data Lake
6 99 (52.38%) Power BI
7 92 (48.68%) SQL Server
8 91 (48.15%) Analytics
9 88 (46.56%) Data Warehouse
10 73 (38.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 67 (35.45%) Agile Software Development
12 58 (30.69%) ETL
13 54 (28.57%) Big Data
14 53 (28.04%) Azure SQL Database
15 48 (25.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 41 (21.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 40 (21.16%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
18 39 (20.63%) Hadoop
19 38 (20.11%) HDInsight
20 36 (19.05%) Relational Database
20 36 (19.05%) Python
21 34 (17.99%) PowerShell
22 31 (16.40%) C#
23 30 (15.87%) Data Modelling
24 29 (15.34%) .NET
25 28 (14.81%) U-SQL
26 27 (14.29%) Data Lake Analytics
26 27 (14.29%) Visual Studio
27 25 (13.23%) Migration
27 25 (13.23%) Visualisation

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 25 (13.23%) Apache Spark
2 10 (5.29%) Apache Pig
3 7 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.59%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.06%) Apache
6 1 (0.53%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (1.59%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (3.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.59%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.53%) SAP ECC
3 1 (0.53%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.53%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 189 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (14.29%) Data Lake Analytics
3 22 (11.64%) PaaS
4 19 (10.05%) Azure Active Directory
5 14 (7.41%) Azure Machine Learning
6 10 (5.29%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
7 8 (4.23%) Azure Functions
7 8 (4.23%) Google Analytics
7 8 (4.23%) Serverless
8 7 (3.70%) Dynamics 365
9 6 (3.17%) Office 365
9 6 (3.17%) SaaS
10 5 (2.65%) IaaS
11 4 (2.12%) Amazon AWS
12 3 (1.59%) GitHub
13 1 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.53%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.53%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.53%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.06%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (52.91%) Data Lake
2 99 (52.38%) Power BI
3 92 (48.68%) SQL Server
4 88 (46.56%) Data Warehouse
5 73 (38.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 54 (28.57%) Big Data
7 53 (28.04%) Azure SQL Database
8 48 (25.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 41 (21.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 40 (21.16%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 39 (20.63%) Hadoop
12 38 (20.11%) HDInsight
13 36 (19.05%) Relational Database
14 23 (12.17%) Cosmos DB
15 21 (11.11%) NoSQL
16 15 (7.94%) Apache Hive
16 15 (7.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 15 (7.94%) RDBMS
17 13 (6.88%) Qlik Sense
18 10 (5.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 27 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 23 (12.17%) Visual Studio Team System
3 8 (4.23%) JIRA
4 7 (3.70%) Git (software)
4 7 (3.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 6 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (2.65%) Jenkins
7 4 (2.12%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.59%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (1.06%) ERwin
9 2 (1.06%) tSQLt
10 1 (0.53%) Mocha
10 1 (0.53%) NUnit
10 1 (0.53%) Spock
10 1 (0.53%) Subversion
General
1 19 (10.05%) Finance
2 9 (4.76%) Retail
3 3 (1.59%) Banking
3 3 (1.59%) Legal
4 2 (1.06%) Digital Economy
4 2 (1.06%) Games
4 2 (1.06%) Marketing
5 1 (0.53%) Front Office
5 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.53%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 71 (37.57%) Developer
2 47 (24.87%) Azure Developer
3 43 (22.75%) Architect
4 35 (18.52%) Azure Architect
5 25 (13.23%) Azure Engineer
6 24 (12.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 20 (10.58%) Data Engineer
8 16 (8.47%) Consultant
9 15 (7.94%) Solutions Architect
9 15 (7.94%) SQL Developer
10 13 (6.88%) ETL Developer
11 12 (6.35%) Data Consultant
12 11 (5.82%) Azure Consultant
12 11 (5.82%) Data Architect
13 10 (5.29%) Power BI Developer
14 9 (4.76%) Technical Architect
15 8 (4.23%) Data Warehouse Developer
15 8 (4.23%) Senior Developer
15 8 (4.23%) SQL Server Developer
16 7 (3.70%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (15.34%) .NET
2 15 (7.94%) JSON
3 11 (5.82%) REST
4 9 (4.76%) Kafka
5 7 (3.70%) MDX
6 5 (2.65%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (2.12%) JSON Schema
7 4 (2.12%) SOAP
7 4 (2.12%) XML
7 4 (2.12%) XSD
8 3 (1.59%) .NET Framework
8 3 (1.59%) ASP.NET
8 3 (1.59%) HTML
9 2 (1.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (1.06%) CSS
9 2 (1.06%) HTML5
9 2 (1.06%) Natural Language Processing
9 2 (1.06%) RESTful
9 2 (1.06%) WCF
10 1 (0.53%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (2.12%) Algorithms
4 4 (2.12%) Private Cloud
5 3 (1.59%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.06%) e-Health
6 2 (1.06%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.06%) LIMS
6 2 (1.06%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.06%) PACS
6 2 (1.06%) RIA
6 2 (1.06%) Xbox
7 1 (0.53%) Blog
7 1 (0.53%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.53%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.53%) FMCG
7 1 (0.53%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.53%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.53%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.17%) Windows
2 4 (2.12%) Linux
3 2 (1.06%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (65.61%) Business Intelligence
2 91 (48.15%) Analytics
3 67 (35.45%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (30.69%) ETL
5 30 (15.87%) Data Modelling
6 25 (13.23%) Migration
6 25 (13.23%) Visualisation
7 23 (12.17%) Data Analytics
7 23 (12.17%) Data Integration
8 21 (11.11%) DevOps
9 20 (10.58%) Kimball Methodology
9 20 (10.58%) Scrum
10 18 (9.52%) Machine Learning
11 15 (7.94%) Data Migration
12 14 (7.41%) SDLC
13 13 (6.88%) CRM
13 13 (6.88%) Data Transformation
13 13 (6.88%) ETL Development
14 12 (6.35%) Data Architecture
14 12 (6.35%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 123 (65.08%) SQL
2 36 (19.05%) Python
3 34 (17.99%) PowerShell
4 31 (16.40%) C#
5 28 (14.81%) U-SQL
6 20 (10.58%) R
6 20 (10.58%) T-SQL
7 8 (4.23%) Java
8 7 (3.70%) Ruby
9 6 (3.17%) Perl
9 6 (3.17%) Scala
10 5 (2.65%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 3 (1.59%) JavaScript
11 3 (1.59%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.59%) X++
12 2 (1.06%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.53%) ABAP
13 1 (0.53%) IronPython
13 1 (0.53%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.53%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 9 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.17%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.59%) Degree
5 1 (0.53%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.53%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.53%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.53%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.05%) Data Quality
2 8 (4.23%) GDPR
3 6 (3.17%) QA
4 5 (2.65%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.06%) HL7
6 1 (0.53%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (5.82%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.23%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (1.59%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.53%) Docker
4 1 (0.53%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (2.65%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.12%) Failover Clustering
2 4 (2.12%) Puppet
2 4 (2.12%) Terraform
3 1 (0.53%) Ansible
3 1 (0.53%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 102 (53.97%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.41%) Oracle
3 13 (6.88%) Databricks
4 11 (5.82%) SAP
5 8 (4.23%) Google
5 8 (4.23%) Tableau
6 7 (3.70%) Alteryx
6 7 (3.70%) Workday
7 3 (1.59%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (1.06%) Informatica
8 2 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.06%) Talend
9 1 (0.53%) Apigee
9 1 (0.53%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.53%) Capita