Period
to 22 February 2019

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 22 February 2019 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
22 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 515 782 792
Rank change year-on-year +267 +10 +77
Contract jobs citing Azure Data Factory 342 70 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.38% 0.075% 0.046%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.49% 0.40% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 55 24
England median daily rate £500 £495 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.01% -10.00% +15.79%
10th Percentile £356 £372 £431
90th Percentile £625 £620 £643
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £550
% change year-on-year +5.26% -13.64% +15.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
England median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% - -
UK median hourly rate £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 22,977 17,597 11,553
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 25.33% 18.86% 12.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,979 12,311 8,029
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +4.05%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £289
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 278 219 162
England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £11.27 £11.25 £11.03
90th Percentile £49.87 £58.75 £55.25
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £18.65
% change year-on-year -12.50% +7.25% -6.76%

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 22 February 2019.

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 22 February 2019. 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 +189 200 £500 +5.26% 39
South East +41 73 £500 - 10
Midlands +32 37 £475 +5.56% 7
West Midlands +27 37 £475 +5.56% 7
North of England -4 16 £475 +26.67% 12
North West - 11 £488 - 9
South West -17 9 £425 -15.00% 6
East of England +5 6 £450 -18.18% 6
Yorkshire 0 5 £310 -17.33% 3
Azure Data Factory
UK

For the 6 months to 22 February 2019, 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.

1 342 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 248 (72.51%) SQL
3 196 (57.31%) Business Intelligence
4 169 (49.42%) Power BI
5 165 (48.25%) SQL Server
6 158 (46.20%) Data Lake
7 156 (45.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 140 (40.94%) Data Warehouse
9 135 (39.47%) Microsoft
10 133 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
11 123 (35.96%) Azure SQL Database
12 103 (30.12%) Analytics
12 103 (30.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 97 (28.36%) ETL
14 91 (26.61%) T-SQL
15 85 (24.85%) C#
16 72 (21.05%) PaaS
17 71 (20.76%) .NET
17 71 (20.76%) Data Modelling
18 70 (20.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 68 (19.88%) PowerShell
19 68 (19.88%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
20 51 (14.91%) Finance
20 51 (14.91%) Visual Studio
21 47 (13.74%) Scrum
21 47 (13.74%) Visual Studio Team System
22 44 (12.87%) HDInsight
22 44 (12.87%) DevOps
23 43 (12.57%) Big Data
24 42 (12.28%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)

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 31 (9.06%) Apache Spark
2 18 (5.26%) NServiceBus
3 13 (3.80%) Apache
4 8 (2.34%) Apache Pig
4 8 (2.34%) SAS
5 6 (1.75%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.17%) Confluence
7 2 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.58%) K2 blackpearl
7 2 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.29%) Anypoint
8 1 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.29%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 15 (4.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.58%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.58%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 14 (4.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (2.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (1.75%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (1.46%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.29%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 342 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 72 (21.05%) PaaS
3 30 (8.77%) SaaS
4 29 (8.48%) Azure Active Directory
4 29 (8.48%) Data Lake Analytics
4 29 (8.48%) Serverless
5 26 (7.60%) Azure Functions
6 23 (6.73%) IaaS
7 19 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
8 15 (4.39%) GitHub
9 12 (3.51%) Dynamics 365
10 10 (2.92%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
11 6 (1.75%) Azure Machine Learning
12 5 (1.46%) Office 365
13 3 (0.88%) Google Analytics
14 2 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
14 2 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
14 2 (0.58%) npm
14 2 (0.58%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.88%) Internet
2 2 (0.58%) Firewall
2 2 (0.58%) VPN
3 1 (0.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (49.42%) Power BI
2 165 (48.25%) SQL Server
3 158 (46.20%) Data Lake
4 156 (45.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 140 (40.94%) Data Warehouse
6 123 (35.96%) Azure SQL Database
7 103 (30.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 70 (20.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 68 (19.88%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 44 (12.87%) HDInsight
11 43 (12.57%) Big Data
12 35 (10.23%) Hadoop
13 32 (9.36%) Cosmos DB
14 27 (7.89%) NoSQL
15 23 (6.73%) SQL Server 2012
16 19 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 18 (5.26%) MongoDB
18 13 (3.80%) Qlik Sense
19 12 (3.51%) Data Mining
19 12 (3.51%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 51 (14.91%) Visual Studio
2 47 (13.74%) Visual Studio Team System
3 38 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 30 (8.77%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (4.68%) JIRA
6 8 (2.34%) git-flow
7 7 (2.05%) Bitbucket
8 5 (1.46%) Octopus Deploy
8 5 (1.46%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.88%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.58%) Bower
10 2 (0.58%) ERwin
10 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (0.58%) tSQLt
General
1 51 (14.91%) Finance
2 25 (7.31%) Retail
3 19 (5.56%) Banking
4 10 (2.92%) Publishing
5 7 (2.05%) Legal
6 3 (0.88%) Investment Banking
6 3 (0.88%) Marketing
7 2 (0.58%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.29%) Advertising
8 1 (0.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 158 (46.20%) Developer
2 87 (25.44%) Azure Developer
3 61 (17.84%) Architect
4 60 (17.54%) Azure Engineer
5 59 (17.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 48 (14.04%) Data Engineer
7 46 (13.45%) Azure Architect
8 32 (9.36%) .NET Developer
9 29 (8.48%) Data Architect
10 22 (6.43%) SQL Developer
11 17 (4.97%) Consultant
11 17 (4.97%) Solutions Architect
12 16 (4.68%) Big Data Engineer
12 16 (4.68%) C# Developer
12 16 (4.68%) Data Warehouse Developer
12 16 (4.68%) Technical Architect
13 15 (4.39%) Azure Consultant
14 13 (3.80%) Analyst
15 12 (3.51%) Senior Developer
16 11 (3.22%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (20.76%) .NET
2 30 (8.77%) JSON
3 23 (6.73%) REST
4 21 (6.14%) SOAP
5 20 (5.85%) ASP.NET Web API
6 18 (5.26%) XML
7 16 (4.68%) Kafka
8 14 (4.09%) .NET Framework
9 11 (3.22%) XML Schema
10 10 (2.92%) ASP.NET
10 10 (2.92%) CSS
11 9 (2.63%) .NET Core
11 9 (2.63%) HTML
12 6 (1.75%) Apache NiFi
13 5 (1.46%) jQuery
14 4 (1.17%) HTML5
15 3 (0.88%) JSON Schema
15 3 (0.88%) MDX
15 3 (0.88%) XSD
16 2 (0.58%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (9.65%) Greenfield Project
2 14 (4.09%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (2.34%) Algorithms
4 7 (2.05%) Clustering
4 7 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (2.05%) Replication
5 5 (1.46%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (1.46%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.17%) Virtual Team
7 3 (0.88%) Internet of Things
7 3 (0.88%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.58%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.58%) PMI
8 2 (0.58%) Video\Live Streaming
9 1 (0.29%) Blog
9 1 (0.29%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.29%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.29%) RIA
9 1 (0.29%) User Experience
9 1 (0.29%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 23 (6.73%) Windows
2 5 (1.46%) Windows Server
3 4 (1.17%) Linux
4 3 (0.88%) Android
4 3 (0.88%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.58%) Unix
6 1 (0.29%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (57.31%) Business Intelligence
2 133 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (30.12%) Analytics
4 97 (28.36%) ETL
5 71 (20.76%) Data Modelling
6 47 (13.74%) Scrum
7 44 (12.87%) DevOps
8 37 (10.82%) Performance Tuning
9 35 (10.23%) Data Analytics
10 34 (9.94%) Microservices
10 34 (9.94%) Migration
11 29 (8.48%) Data Management
11 29 (8.48%) Data Migration
12 27 (7.89%) Kimball Methodology
12 27 (7.89%) Visualisation
13 26 (7.60%) Data Analysis
14 19 (5.56%) Data Integration
15 17 (4.97%) Data Science
16 16 (4.68%) Machine Learning
16 16 (4.68%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 248 (72.51%) SQL
2 91 (26.61%) T-SQL
3 85 (24.85%) C#
4 68 (19.88%) PowerShell
5 42 (12.28%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 32 (9.36%) Python
7 22 (6.43%) U-SQL
8 19 (5.56%) JavaScript
9 14 (4.09%) Java
10 13 (3.80%) R
11 4 (1.17%) VBA
11 4 (1.17%) XPath
12 3 (0.88%) C
12 3 (0.88%) VB
13 2 (0.58%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.58%) C++
13 2 (0.58%) Perl
13 2 (0.58%) PHP
13 2 (0.58%) Ruby
13 2 (0.58%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (4.68%) Degree
2 9 (2.63%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.34%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (2.05%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.46%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.58%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.58%) CEH
6 2 (0.58%) CISM
6 2 (0.58%) CISSP
6 2 (0.58%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.29%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.29%) ISEB
7 1 (0.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.97%) QA
2 4 (1.17%) SLA
3 2 (0.58%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.58%) GDPR
4 1 (0.29%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.29%) IFRS
System Software
1 14 (4.09%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.22%) Docker
3 10 (2.92%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (2.34%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 10 (2.92%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (2.92%) Puppet
2 9 (2.63%) Kubernetes
3 7 (2.05%) SCOM
4 6 (1.75%) Terraform
5 4 (1.17%) Ansible
6 2 (0.58%) Salt
Vendors
1 135 (39.47%) Microsoft
2 29 (8.48%) Databricks
3 28 (8.19%) Tableau
4 21 (6.14%) Oracle
4 21 (6.14%) SAP
5 10 (2.92%) Alteryx
6 9 (2.63%) Informatica
7 8 (2.34%) Talend
8 7 (2.05%) Google
8 7 (2.05%) RedGate
9 4 (1.17%) MicroStrategy
10 3 (0.88%) Cognos
10 3 (0.88%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.58%) Cisco
11 2 (0.58%) Cloudera
11 2 (0.58%) MuleSoft
11 2 (0.58%) NetApp
11 2 (0.58%) Nintex
12 1 (0.29%) HP
12 1 (0.29%) Northgate