Period
to 21 July 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 July 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 698 787 846
Rank change year-on-year +89 +59 -
Contract jobs citing Azure Data Factory 164 46 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.17% 0.052% 0.027%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.81% 0.36% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 28 18
England median daily rate £500 £508 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.48% +12.78% -
10th Percentile £400 £364 £400
90th Percentile £700 £650 £594
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
England median hourly rate £50.00 - £40.00
UK median hourly rate £50.00 - £40.00

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 20,192 12,673 10,127
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 21.25% 14.34% 9.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,917 8,664 7,117
England median daily rate £479 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.51% +2.78% +9.76%
10th Percentile £310 £275 £291
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £460 £450
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 275 184 148
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +7.89% -15.56%
10th Percentile £12.50 £10.81 £11.61
90th Percentile £73.25 £62.93 £47.10
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.00

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 July 2018.

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 21 July 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 +15 86 £475 -13.64% 16
South East +41 62 £520 +9.47% 6
South West +7 8 £500 +11.11% 1
North West -7 7 £538 +34.38%
North of England -12 7 £538 +34.38% 1
Midlands -11 2 - - 1
East Midlands +3 1 - -
West Midlands -27 1 - - 1
East of England - 1 £400 - 1
Azure Data Factory
UK

For the 6 months to 21 July 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.

1 164 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 104 (63.41%) SQL
3 99 (60.37%) Business Intelligence
4 93 (56.71%) Data Lake
5 89 (54.27%) Microsoft
6 87 (53.05%) Analytics
7 86 (52.44%) Data Warehouse
8 81 (49.39%) Power BI
9 74 (45.12%) SQL Server
10 65 (39.63%) Big Data
11 62 (37.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 58 (35.37%) Agile Software Development
13 53 (32.32%) ETL
14 44 (26.83%) Azure SQL Database
14 44 (26.83%) HDInsight
15 43 (26.22%) Hadoop
15 43 (26.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 42 (25.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 40 (24.39%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
18 34 (20.73%) C#
19 33 (20.12%) Cosmos DB
20 31 (18.90%) Data Modelling
21 30 (18.29%) Python
21 30 (18.29%) PowerShell
21 30 (18.29%) Data Lake Analytics
21 30 (18.29%) Apache Spark
22 25 (15.24%) NoSQL
22 25 (15.24%) Relational Database
23 24 (14.63%) U-SQL
23 24 (14.63%) Analytical Skills

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 30 (18.29%) Apache Spark
2 10 (6.10%) Apache Pig
3 8 (4.88%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (2.44%) Apache
5 3 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.83%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.22%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (1.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.22%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.83%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.22%) SAP ECC
2 2 (1.22%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.22%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 164 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (18.29%) Data Lake Analytics
3 17 (10.37%) PaaS
4 16 (9.76%) Serverless
5 14 (8.54%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
6 13 (7.93%) Azure Active Directory
7 11 (6.71%) Azure Machine Learning
8 10 (6.10%) SaaS
9 7 (4.27%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (3.66%) Google Analytics
10 6 (3.66%) IaaS
11 3 (1.83%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (1.83%) Amazon S3
11 3 (1.83%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (1.83%) AWS Lambda
11 3 (1.83%) Dynamics 365
11 3 (1.83%) Office 365
12 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (56.71%) Data Lake
2 86 (52.44%) Data Warehouse
3 81 (49.39%) Power BI
4 74 (45.12%) SQL Server
5 65 (39.63%) Big Data
6 62 (37.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 44 (26.83%) Azure SQL Database
7 44 (26.83%) HDInsight
8 43 (26.22%) Hadoop
8 43 (26.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 42 (25.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 40 (24.39%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 33 (20.12%) Cosmos DB
12 25 (15.24%) NoSQL
12 25 (15.24%) Relational Database
13 13 (7.93%) RDBMS
14 11 (6.71%) Apache Hive
15 8 (4.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 8 (4.88%) SQL Server 2016
16 7 (4.27%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 17 (10.37%) Visual Studio Team System
2 13 (7.93%) Visual Studio
3 12 (7.32%) Jenkins
4 11 (6.71%) TeamCity
5 10 (6.10%) Git (software)
6 8 (4.88%) JIRA
6 8 (4.88%) Octopus Deploy
6 8 (4.88%) tSQLt
7 7 (4.27%) SpecFlow
8 6 (3.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (1.22%) ERwin
9 2 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.61%) Subversion
General
1 16 (9.76%) Finance
2 10 (6.10%) Retail
3 7 (4.27%) Legal
4 4 (2.44%) Digital Economy
5 2 (1.22%) Banking
5 2 (1.22%) Marketing
6 1 (0.61%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.61%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (29.88%) Architect
2 40 (24.39%) Azure Architect
3 39 (23.78%) Developer
4 26 (15.85%) Azure Engineer
5 25 (15.24%) Data Engineer
6 23 (14.02%) Azure Developer
7 20 (12.20%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 20 (12.20%) Solutions Architect
8 14 (8.54%) Consultant
9 11 (6.71%) Data Architect
10 9 (5.49%) ETL Developer
11 8 (4.88%) Azure Consultant
11 8 (4.88%) Cloud Architect
12 7 (4.27%) Data Consultant
12 7 (4.27%) Senior Developer
13 5 (3.05%) Big Data Developer
13 5 (3.05%) Data Warehouse Developer
13 5 (3.05%) Power BI Developer
14 4 (2.44%) SQL Developer
14 4 (2.44%) Subject Matter Expert
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.93%) .NET
2 10 (6.10%) JSON
3 9 (5.49%) REST
4 7 (4.27%) Kafka
5 6 (3.66%) MDX
5 6 (3.66%) Velocity
6 3 (1.83%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.83%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (1.83%) CSS
6 3 (1.83%) Web Services
7 2 (1.22%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (1.22%) Natural Language Processing
7 2 (1.22%) RESTful
7 2 (1.22%) WCF
8 1 (0.61%) HTML
8 1 (0.61%) J2EE
8 1 (0.61%) Matplotlib
8 1 (0.61%) Pandas
8 1 (0.61%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (3.66%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (3.05%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (1.83%) Algorithms
5 3 (1.83%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (1.83%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.22%) Blog
6 2 (1.22%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.61%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.61%) FMCG
7 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.88%) Windows
2 7 (4.27%) Linux
3 1 (0.61%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (60.37%) Business Intelligence
2 87 (53.05%) Analytics
3 58 (35.37%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (32.32%) ETL
5 31 (18.90%) Data Modelling
6 20 (12.20%) Migration
6 20 (12.20%) Problem-Solving
6 20 (12.20%) Scrum
6 20 (12.20%) Visualisation
7 19 (11.59%) Data Integration
7 19 (11.59%) Kimball Methodology
8 16 (9.76%) Data Analytics
9 15 (9.15%) DevOps
10 13 (7.93%) Data Architecture
10 13 (7.93%) Data Management
10 13 (7.93%) Machine Learning
11 12 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (7.32%) Test Automation
12 11 (6.71%) Business Analytics
12 11 (6.71%) Data Engineering
Programming Languages
1 104 (63.41%) SQL
2 34 (20.73%) C#
3 30 (18.29%) PowerShell
3 30 (18.29%) Python
4 24 (14.63%) U-SQL
5 23 (14.02%) T-SQL
6 21 (12.80%) R
7 10 (6.10%) Ruby
8 7 (4.27%) Java
8 7 (4.27%) Perl
8 7 (4.27%) Scala
9 5 (3.05%) JavaScript
10 3 (1.83%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.83%) X++
11 2 (1.22%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 2 (1.22%) MATLAB
11 2 (1.22%) SAPscript
12 1 (0.61%) IronPython
12 1 (0.61%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (4.27%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.66%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.05%) Degree
5 1 (0.61%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.61%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.61%) PhD
5 1 (0.61%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.10%) GDPR
2 7 (4.27%) Data Quality
3 6 (3.66%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 11 (6.71%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.27%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.83%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.61%) Docker
4 1 (0.61%) HDFS
4 1 (0.61%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (6.10%) Failover Clustering
2 7 (4.27%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.44%) Puppet
3 4 (2.44%) Terraform
4 3 (1.83%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.61%) Ansible
Vendors
1 89 (54.27%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.71%) Oracle
3 10 (6.10%) Tableau
4 9 (5.49%) SAP
5 6 (3.66%) Databricks
5 6 (3.66%) Google
6 4 (2.44%) Alteryx
6 4 (2.44%) Informatica
6 4 (2.44%) Talend
7 3 (1.83%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.22%) Vertica
9 1 (0.61%) Capita
9 1 (0.61%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.61%) TIBCO