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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for ARM Templates skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ARM Templates over the 6 months to 21 May 2022 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.

Azure Resource Manager Templates (ARM Templates)
England > London
6 months to
21 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 467 359 350
Rank change year-on-year -108 -9 +168
Contract jobs citing ARM Templates 127 116 81
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.33% 0.48% 0.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.05% 1.30% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 91 45
10th Percentile £500 £413 £450
25th Percentile £513 £450 £475
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £525 £532
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% -1.32% +6.40%
75th Percentile £650 £600 £625
90th Percentile £763 £638 £750
England median daily rate £550 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile - £57.00 £12.25
Median hourly rate - £59.00 £12.50
Median % change year-on-year - +372.00% -
75th Percentile - £61.00 £12.75
90th Percentile - - -
England median hourly rate - £61.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year - +392.00% -

ARM Templates is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 12,131 8,892 7,537
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 31.19% 36.47% 37.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,420 6,662 5,612
10th Percentile £425 £381 £375
25th Percentile £506 £450 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
75th Percentile £712 £638 £625
90th Percentile £800 £713 £700
England median daily rate £570 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +14.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 35 33
10th Percentile £27.75 £21.27 £23.80
25th Percentile £35.00 £36.50 £31.25
Median hourly rate £45.25 £50.00 £48.85
Median % change year-on-year -9.50% +2.35% +8.76%
75th Percentile £65.44 £65.00 £63.00
90th Percentile £75.71 £68.00 £68.71
England median hourly rate £50.00 £47.50 £46.21
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.80% +2.68%

ARM Templates
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing ARM Templates as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for ARM Templates in London

ARM Templates
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing ARM Templates in London.

Daily rate trend for ARM Templates in London

ARM Templates
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing ARM Templates in London over the 6 months to 21 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for ARM Templates in London

ARM Templates
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing ARM Templates in London.

Hourly rate trend for ARM Templates in London

ARM Templates
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ARM Templates within the London region over the 6 months to 21 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -20 19 £611 -1.73% 5
ARM Templates
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 2022, IT contractor jobs citing ARM Templates 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 London region with a requirement for ARM Templates.

1 126 (99.21%) Azure
2 100 (78.74%) DevOps
3 69 (54.33%) Terraform
4 66 (51.97%) CI/CD
5 62 (48.82%) PowerShell
5 62 (48.82%) Microsoft
6 55 (43.31%) Python
7 51 (40.16%) Agile
8 48 (37.80%) PaaS
8 48 (37.80%) Infrastructure as Code
9 46 (36.22%) Serverless
10 43 (33.86%) Finance
11 40 (31.50%) Kubernetes
12 35 (27.56%) AWS
12 35 (27.56%) IaaS
12 35 (27.56%) Analytics
13 30 (23.62%) Docker
14 29 (22.83%) SQL
15 28 (22.05%) Azure Functions
16 26 (20.47%) Social Skills
16 26 (20.47%) C#
16 26 (20.47%) .NET
17 24 (18.90%) JavaScript
17 24 (18.90%) Databricks
18 22 (17.32%) Microservices
18 22 (17.32%) Platform Engineering
19 20 (15.75%) Azure Monitor
19 20 (15.75%) GCP
19 20 (15.75%) Java
20 19 (14.96%) GitHub

ARM Templates
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 9 (7.09%) Apache Spark
2 8 (6.30%) NServiceBus
3 7 (5.51%) OpenStack
4 6 (4.72%) Apache Airflow
4 6 (4.72%) Luigi
5 5 (3.94%) Confluence
6 3 (2.36%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.79%) Apache
7 1 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.79%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (5.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.94%) Sentinel
2 2 (1.57%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.79%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 126 (99.21%) Azure
2 48 (37.80%) PaaS
3 46 (36.22%) Serverless
4 35 (27.56%) AWS
4 35 (27.56%) IaaS
5 28 (22.05%) Azure Functions
6 20 (15.75%) Azure Monitor
6 20 (15.75%) GCP
7 19 (14.96%) Azure Logic Apps
7 19 (14.96%) GitHub
8 16 (12.60%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 16 (12.60%) SaaS
9 14 (11.02%) Power Platform
10 13 (10.24%) Azure Active Directory
10 13 (10.24%) Azure Service Bus
11 11 (8.66%) AWS CloudFormation
11 11 (8.66%) Azure Key Vault
12 10 (7.87%) Azure Synapse Analytics
12 10 (7.87%) Cloud Computing
13 9 (7.09%) GitHub Actions
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.24%) Firewall
2 7 (5.51%) BGP
2 7 (5.51%) Reverse Proxy
3 4 (3.15%) Network Security
3 4 (3.15%) VPN
4 2 (1.57%) WAN
5 1 (0.79%) Broadband
5 1 (0.79%) DHCP
5 1 (0.79%) DNS
5 1 (0.79%) LAN
5 1 (0.79%) Skype
5 1 (0.79%) VLAN
5 1 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.24%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.45%) Data Lake
3 11 (8.66%) Azure SQL Database
3 11 (8.66%) NoSQL
4 10 (7.87%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (6.30%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (6.30%) Relational Database
6 6 (4.72%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (4.72%) Azkaban
6 6 (4.72%) BigQuery
6 6 (4.72%) Hadoop
6 6 (4.72%) Power BI
6 6 (4.72%) Spark SQL
7 5 (3.94%) MongoDB
7 5 (3.94%) RDBMS
8 4 (3.15%) Big Data
8 4 (3.15%) HDInsight
8 4 (3.15%) Redis
9 3 (2.36%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.36%) Metadata
Development Applications
1 19 (14.96%) Git (software)
2 18 (14.17%) Jenkins
3 8 (6.30%) JIRA
3 8 (6.30%) Visual Studio Team System
4 6 (4.72%) GitLab
4 6 (4.72%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (4.72%) Visual Studio
5 5 (3.94%) kappa
6 4 (3.15%) Bitbucket
6 4 (3.15%) TeamCity
7 3 (2.36%) Gradle
7 3 (2.36%) Maven
8 2 (1.57%) SonarQube
8 2 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.79%) MLflow
General
1 43 (33.86%) Finance
2 26 (20.47%) Social Skills
3 11 (8.66%) Banking
4 7 (5.51%) Presentation Skills
4 7 (5.51%) Public Sector
5 5 (3.94%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.94%) Financial Institution
5 5 (3.94%) Legal
5 5 (3.94%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.15%) Electronics
6 4 (3.15%) Investment Banking
6 4 (3.15%) Manufacturing
6 4 (3.15%) Marketing
7 3 (2.36%) Billing
7 3 (2.36%) Documentation Skills
7 3 (2.36%) Law
8 1 (0.79%) Advertising
8 1 (0.79%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 1 (0.79%) Retail
8 1 (0.79%) Tech for Good
Job Titles
1 52 (40.94%) Azure Engineer
2 34 (26.77%) Architect
3 31 (24.41%) Azure Architect
4 26 (20.47%) DevOps Engineer
5 19 (14.96%) Cloud Architect
6 17 (13.39%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 16 (12.60%) Data Engineer
8 14 (11.02%) Platform Engineer
9 13 (10.24%) Cloud Engineer
9 13 (10.24%) Security Architect
10 12 (9.45%) Azure Platform Engineer
11 10 (7.87%) Azure DevOps
12 9 (7.09%) Developer
13 8 (6.30%) Consultant
13 8 (6.30%) Lead DevOps
14 6 (4.72%) DevOps Consultant
15 5 (3.94%) .NET Developer
15 5 (3.94%) Azure Developer
15 5 (3.94%) Security Engineer
16 4 (3.15%) Lead DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (20.47%) .NET
2 8 (6.30%) JSON
2 8 (6.30%) RabbitMQ
3 7 (5.51%) Kafka
4 5 (3.94%) AngularJS
4 5 (3.94%) ASP.NET
4 5 (3.94%) CSS
4 5 (3.94%) React
5 4 (3.15%) .NET Framework
5 4 (3.15%) HTML
5 4 (3.15%) OAuth
5 4 (3.15%) REST
5 4 (3.15%) SAML
6 3 (2.36%) YAML
7 2 (1.57%) .NET Core
7 2 (1.57%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (1.57%) Entity Framework
7 2 (1.57%) HTML5
7 2 (1.57%) Vue.js
7 2 (1.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.60%) Hybrid Cloud
2 15 (11.81%) Data Centre
3 13 (10.24%) Cloud Native
4 12 (9.45%) Public Cloud
5 9 (7.09%) Linux Command Line
6 7 (5.51%) Enterprise Cloud
7 6 (4.72%) Renewable Energy
8 5 (3.94%) Hedge funds
9 4 (3.15%) Management Information System
9 4 (3.15%) N-Tier
10 3 (2.36%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (2.36%) Data Structures
10 3 (2.36%) Legacy Applications
11 2 (1.57%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (1.57%) Wiki
12 1 (0.79%) Credit Risk
12 1 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 1 (0.79%) Grid Computing
12 1 (0.79%) IoT
12 1 (0.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.30%) Linux
2 5 (3.94%) Windows
3 1 (0.79%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (78.74%) DevOps
2 66 (51.97%) CI/CD
3 51 (40.16%) Agile
4 48 (37.80%) Infrastructure as Code
5 35 (27.56%) Analytics
6 22 (17.32%) Microservices
6 22 (17.32%) Platform Engineering
7 18 (14.17%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (13.39%) Log Analytics
9 16 (12.60%) Application Security
9 16 (12.60%) DevSecOps
9 16 (12.60%) Migration
10 14 (11.02%) Waterfall
11 12 (9.45%) Deployment Automation
12 11 (8.66%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (8.66%) Decision-Making
12 11 (8.66%) Identity Management
12 11 (8.66%) Privileged Access Management
12 11 (8.66%) Problem-Solving
12 11 (8.66%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (48.82%) PowerShell
2 55 (43.31%) Python
3 29 (22.83%) SQL
4 26 (20.47%) C#
5 24 (18.90%) JavaScript
6 20 (15.75%) Java
7 16 (12.60%) Bash
8 11 (8.66%) C
9 10 (7.87%) C++
10 7 (5.51%) Scala
11 5 (3.94%) T-SQL
11 5 (3.94%) TypeScript
12 3 (2.36%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.57%) Bicep
13 2 (1.57%) Go
13 2 (1.57%) Groovy
13 2 (1.57%) PHP
13 2 (1.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (8.66%) Degree
2 10 (7.87%) SC Cleared
2 10 (7.87%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.94%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (3.15%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.57%) CISSP
6 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.72%) GDPR
2 1 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.79%) NCSC
2 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 30 (23.62%) Docker
2 12 (9.45%) Active Directory
2 12 (9.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 69 (54.33%) Terraform
2 40 (31.50%) Kubernetes
3 13 (10.24%) Ansible
4 6 (4.72%) Puppet
5 5 (3.94%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (2.36%) Grafana
6 3 (2.36%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (2.36%) Prometheus
6 3 (2.36%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (1.57%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 2 (1.57%) Nessus
7 2 (1.57%) Perfmon
8 1 (0.79%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.79%) Packer
Vendors
1 62 (48.82%) Microsoft
2 24 (18.90%) Databricks
3 7 (5.51%) SAP
4 5 (3.94%) Oracle
5 4 (3.15%) Google
6 2 (1.57%) Citrix
6 2 (1.57%) New Relic
6 2 (1.57%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.79%) Aerohive Networks
7 1 (0.79%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (0.79%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.79%) Cisco
7 1 (0.79%) CloudEndure
7 1 (0.79%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.79%) ION Trading
7 1 (0.79%) Tradeweb