Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 618 816 859
Rank change year-on-year +198 +43 -
Contract jobs citing Azure Data Factory 230 40 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.25% 0.043% 0.026%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.04% 0.26% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 28 16
England median daily rate £500 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £400 £338 £400
90th Percentile £625 £665 £575
UK median daily rate £500 £455 £450
% change year-on-year +9.89% +1.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
England median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +12.50% -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -22.22% +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 22,070 15,670 11,877
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 23.57% 16.69% 12.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,414 10,961 8,191
England median daily rate £495 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £306 £273 £281
90th Percentile £650 £625 £606
UK median daily rate £485 £470 £450
% change year-on-year +3.19% +4.44% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 296 199 170
England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £19.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +3.60% -10.79%
10th Percentile £11.27 £10.99 £12.23
90th Percentile £60.00 £60.00 £56.76
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £18.55
% change year-on-year -7.89% +2.45% -14.30%

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 November 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
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 November 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 +147 147 £500 +10.50% 26
South East +34 58 £500 - 10
Midlands -3 13 £475 +5.56% 2
West Midlands -8 13 £475 - 2
North West -12 6 £400 - 3
North of England -20 6 £400 - 5
East of England +8 3 £444 - 7
South West -34 3 £500 +5.26% 7
Azure Data Factory
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 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.

1 230 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 152 (66.09%) SQL
3 143 (62.17%) Business Intelligence
4 133 (57.83%) Data Lake
5 119 (51.74%) Power BI
6 110 (47.83%) SQL Server
7 108 (46.96%) Microsoft
8 100 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
9 97 (42.17%) Data Warehouse
10 92 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 92 (40.00%) Analytics
11 71 (30.87%) Azure SQL Database
12 63 (27.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 62 (26.96%) ETL
14 55 (23.91%) PowerShell
15 50 (21.74%) HDInsight
16 49 (21.30%) C#
17 47 (20.43%) T-SQL
18 43 (18.70%) .NET
18 43 (18.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 43 (18.70%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
19 42 (18.26%) Python
20 41 (17.83%) Data Modelling
21 38 (16.52%) Big Data
21 38 (16.52%) Visual Studio Team System
22 37 (16.09%) Scrum
23 36 (15.65%) U-SQL
24 32 (13.91%) Data Lake Analytics
24 32 (13.91%) Finance
24 32 (13.91%) Visual Studio

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 (10.87%) Apache Spark
2 5 (2.17%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.74%) Apache Pig
3 4 (1.74%) SAS
4 2 (0.87%) Confluence
4 2 (0.87%) K2 blackpearl
4 2 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.43%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (5.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.87%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (3.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.74%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.87%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.87%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.43%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 230 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (13.91%) Data Lake Analytics
3 28 (12.17%) PaaS
4 23 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 15 (6.52%) Azure Functions
5 15 (6.52%) Serverless
6 14 (6.09%) Azure Machine Learning
7 11 (4.78%) Dynamics 365
8 8 (3.48%) IaaS
9 7 (3.04%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
9 7 (3.04%) GitHub
9 7 (3.04%) Google Analytics
9 7 (3.04%) Office 365
9 7 (3.04%) SaaS
10 6 (2.61%) Amazon AWS
11 1 (0.43%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.87%) Firewall
1 2 (0.87%) VPN
2 1 (0.43%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (57.83%) Data Lake
2 119 (51.74%) Power BI
3 110 (47.83%) SQL Server
4 97 (42.17%) Data Warehouse
5 92 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 71 (30.87%) Azure SQL Database
7 63 (27.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 50 (21.74%) HDInsight
9 43 (18.70%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 43 (18.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 38 (16.52%) Big Data
11 31 (13.48%) Hadoop
12 29 (12.61%) Relational Database
13 21 (9.13%) Cosmos DB
13 21 (9.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 18 (7.83%) NoSQL
15 14 (6.09%) Qlik Sense
16 13 (5.65%) MySQL
17 10 (4.35%) PowerPivot
18 9 (3.91%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 38 (16.52%) Visual Studio Team System
2 32 (13.91%) Visual Studio
3 16 (6.96%) Git (software)
4 10 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (3.91%) JIRA
6 4 (1.74%) git-flow
7 2 (0.87%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.87%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.87%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.43%) Mocha
8 1 (0.43%) NUnit
8 1 (0.43%) Spock
8 1 (0.43%) Subversion
General
1 32 (13.91%) Finance
2 17 (7.39%) Retail
3 14 (6.09%) Banking
4 3 (1.30%) Legal
5 2 (0.87%) Games
6 1 (0.43%) Advertising
6 1 (0.43%) Front Office
6 1 (0.43%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.43%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 106 (46.09%) Developer
2 63 (27.39%) Azure Developer
3 49 (21.30%) Architect
4 43 (18.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 39 (16.96%) Azure Architect
6 31 (13.48%) Azure Engineer
7 26 (11.30%) Data Engineer
8 17 (7.39%) Data Architect
9 14 (6.09%) SQL Developer
10 13 (5.65%) Consultant
10 13 (5.65%) Solutions Architect
10 13 (5.65%) Technical Architect
11 12 (5.22%) Microsoft Developer
12 11 (4.78%) Data Consultant
13 10 (4.35%) .NET Developer
13 10 (4.35%) Azure Consultant
13 10 (4.35%) ETL Developer
13 10 (4.35%) Senior Developer
14 9 (3.91%) C# Developer
15 8 (3.48%) Big Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (18.70%) .NET
2 20 (8.70%) JSON
3 12 (5.22%) Kafka
4 9 (3.91%) ASP.NET Web API
4 9 (3.91%) REST
5 6 (2.61%) ASP.NET
5 6 (2.61%) XML
6 5 (2.17%) HTML
6 5 (2.17%) JSON Schema
6 5 (2.17%) SOAP
6 5 (2.17%) XSD
7 4 (1.74%) CSS
7 4 (1.74%) MDX
8 3 (1.30%) HTML5
9 2 (0.87%) D3.js
9 2 (0.87%) jQuery
9 2 (0.87%) Natural Language Processing
9 2 (0.87%) OAuth
9 2 (0.87%) OpenID
9 2 (0.87%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.39%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.04%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (2.61%) Algorithms
5 5 (2.17%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.74%) Private Cloud
6 4 (1.74%) Reference Data
7 3 (1.30%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.30%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.87%) e-Health
8 2 (0.87%) LIMS
8 2 (0.87%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.87%) PACS
8 2 (0.87%) PMI
8 2 (0.87%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.87%) RIA
8 2 (0.87%) Xbox
9 1 (0.43%) Blog
9 1 (0.43%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.65%) Windows
2 3 (1.30%) Linux
3 2 (0.87%) Windows 10
3 2 (0.87%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (62.17%) Business Intelligence
2 100 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (40.00%) Analytics
4 62 (26.96%) ETL
5 41 (17.83%) Data Modelling
6 37 (16.09%) Scrum
7 26 (11.30%) Data Analytics
7 26 (11.30%) DevOps
8 25 (10.87%) Machine Learning
9 24 (10.43%) Visualisation
10 23 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
11 22 (9.57%) Migration
12 21 (9.13%) Kimball Methodology
13 20 (8.70%) Data Integration
14 16 (6.96%) Dimensional Modelling
15 14 (6.09%) Data Analysis
15 14 (6.09%) Data Management
15 14 (6.09%) Data Migration
15 14 (6.09%) Data Transformation
16 13 (5.65%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 152 (66.09%) SQL
2 55 (23.91%) PowerShell
3 49 (21.30%) C#
4 47 (20.43%) T-SQL
5 42 (18.26%) Python
6 36 (15.65%) U-SQL
7 31 (13.48%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 22 (9.57%) R
9 13 (5.65%) Java
10 9 (3.91%) JavaScript
11 5 (2.17%) Scala
12 4 (1.74%) Perl
12 4 (1.74%) Ruby
13 3 (1.30%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.87%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.87%) C
14 2 (0.87%) C++
14 2 (0.87%) MATLAB
14 2 (0.87%) PHP
14 2 (0.87%) X++
Qualifications
1 9 (3.91%) Degree
2 7 (3.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.61%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.74%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (1.74%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.87%) CEH
6 2 (0.87%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.43%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.43%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.43%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.65%) Data Quality
2 12 (5.22%) QA
3 3 (1.30%) GDPR
3 3 (1.30%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.87%) HL7
5 1 (0.43%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (3.91%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.04%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (1.74%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.30%) Ansible
1 3 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.30%) Puppet
2 2 (0.87%) Salt
3 1 (0.43%) Terraform
Vendors
1 108 (46.96%) Microsoft
2 20 (8.70%) Oracle
3 18 (7.83%) Databricks
4 15 (6.52%) SAP
5 13 (5.65%) Alteryx
6 9 (3.91%) Tableau
7 8 (3.48%) Google
8 7 (3.04%) Workday
9 6 (2.61%) Informatica
10 5 (2.17%) Talend
11 2 (0.87%) Cisco
11 2 (0.87%) Cloudera
11 2 (0.87%) Nintex
12 1 (0.43%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.43%) HP
12 1 (0.43%) Northgate
12 1 (0.43%) Vertica