Period
to 26 October 2021

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 26 October 2021 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
26 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 418 304 488
Rank change year-on-year -114 +184 +75
Contract jobs citing ARM Templates 160 57 76
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.44% 0.40% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.30% 1.07% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 35 57
10th Percentile £462 £350 £450
25th Percentile £500 £428 £500
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £550
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +10.00%
75th Percentile £625 £602 £600
90th Percentile £700 £623 £660
England median daily rate £538 £550 £534
% change year-on-year -2.27% +3.04% +6.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 - £80.00

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 12,320 5,341 13,315
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 34.15% 37.42% 36.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,298 3,965 10,032
10th Percentile £413 £360 £375
25th Percentile £475 £425 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £570 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +8.57% - -
75th Percentile £675 £625 £613
90th Percentile £738 £713 £693
England median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 18 68
10th Percentile £20.93 £22.50 £20.13
25th Percentile £35.00 £25.00 £36.70
Median hourly rate £50.45 £36.25 £50.00
Median % change year-on-year +39.18% -27.50% +14.61%
75th Percentile £69.08 £43.31 £53.00
90th Percentile £79.75 £51.47 £64.12
England median hourly rate £49.00 £42.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% -6.67% +7.95%

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 26 October 2021.

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 26 October 2021. 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
Central London -57 14 £555 -5.05% 15
ARM Templates
England

For the 6 months to 26 October 2021, 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.

1 160 (100.00%) Azure
2 118 (73.75%) DevOps
3 86 (53.75%) PowerShell
4 66 (41.25%) Terraform
5 64 (40.00%) Python
6 58 (36.25%) Infrastructure as Code
7 56 (35.00%) Serverless
7 56 (35.00%) SQL
8 46 (28.75%) PaaS
8 46 (28.75%) Analytics
9 45 (28.13%) Microsoft
10 44 (27.50%) Azure Functions
11 39 (24.38%) Databricks
11 39 (24.38%) Agile Software Development
12 35 (21.88%) AWS
12 35 (21.88%) Azure Cosmos DB
13 34 (21.25%) IaaS
14 32 (20.00%) Finance
15 30 (18.75%) Bash Shell
16 28 (17.50%) NoSQL
16 28 (17.50%) Kubernetes
16 28 (17.50%) Social Skills
17 27 (16.88%) Apache Spark
17 27 (16.88%) Docker
17 27 (16.88%) Big Data
18 26 (16.25%) PostgreSQL
18 26 (16.25%) Deployment Automation
19 25 (15.63%) Data Pipeline
19 25 (15.63%) OO
20 24 (15.00%) Workflow

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 27 (16.88%) Apache Spark
2 23 (14.38%) Apache Airflow
2 23 (14.38%) Luigi
3 7 (4.38%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.88%) Apache
4 3 (1.88%) Confluence
5 2 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.63%) nginx
6 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.75%) Sentinel
2 2 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 160 (100.00%) Azure
2 56 (35.00%) Serverless
3 46 (28.75%) PaaS
4 44 (27.50%) Azure Functions
5 35 (21.88%) AWS
5 35 (21.88%) Azure Cosmos DB
6 34 (21.25%) IaaS
7 14 (8.75%) Power Platform
8 13 (8.13%) Azure Storage
9 12 (7.50%) AWS CloudFormation
10 11 (6.88%) Azure Key Vault
10 11 (6.88%) Azure Service Bus
10 11 (6.88%) GCP
11 10 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
12 9 (5.63%) Azure App Service
12 9 (5.63%) Azure Sentinel
13 8 (5.00%) Azure Data Factory
13 8 (5.00%) Azure Logic Apps
13 8 (5.00%) GitHub
14 7 (4.38%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (11.25%) Firewall
2 9 (5.63%) DNS
3 7 (4.38%) Network Security
4 6 (3.75%) BGP
4 6 (3.75%) VPN
5 4 (2.50%) Reverse Proxy
6 3 (1.88%) BIG-IP
6 3 (1.88%) DHCP
6 3 (1.88%) HTTP
6 3 (1.88%) Internet
6 3 (1.88%) SSL
7 2 (1.25%) Extranet
7 2 (1.25%) HTTPS
7 2 (1.25%) SSH
7 2 (1.25%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.63%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.63%) EIGRP
8 1 (0.63%) OSPF
8 1 (0.63%) SNMP
8 1 (0.63%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (17.50%) NoSQL
2 27 (16.88%) Big Data
3 26 (16.25%) PostgreSQL
4 24 (15.00%) Hadoop
5 23 (14.38%) Apache Cassandra
5 23 (14.38%) Azkaban
5 23 (14.38%) Spark SQL
6 20 (12.50%) Azure SQL Database
7 18 (11.25%) Relational Database
8 16 (10.00%) SQL Server
9 14 (8.75%) Metadata
10 8 (5.00%) Power BI
11 5 (3.13%) Data Lake
12 3 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (1.88%) Delta Lake
12 3 (1.88%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.88%) Redis
13 2 (1.25%) Geospatial Data
14 1 (0.63%) Neo4j
14 1 (0.63%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 12 (7.50%) Git (software)
2 10 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 8 (5.00%) Visual Studio Team System
4 7 (4.38%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (3.13%) SonarQube
6 4 (2.50%) Bitbucket
6 4 (2.50%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.88%) ESLint
7 3 (1.88%) JIRA
8 2 (1.25%) Artifactory
8 2 (1.25%) CircleCI
8 2 (1.25%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.25%) GitLab
8 2 (1.25%) JMeter
8 2 (1.25%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.63%) Ant
9 1 (0.63%) Gradle
9 1 (0.63%) Maven
9 1 (0.63%) Subversion
9 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (20.00%) Finance
2 28 (17.50%) Social Skills
3 14 (8.75%) Presentation Skills
4 9 (5.63%) Public Sector
5 7 (4.38%) Retail
6 4 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.50%) Banking
7 2 (1.25%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.25%) Law
7 2 (1.25%) Legal
8 1 (0.63%) Electronics
8 1 (0.63%) Games
8 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.63%) Marketing
8 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.63%) Publishing
8 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 70 (43.75%) Azure Engineer
2 38 (23.75%) DevOps Engineer
3 31 (19.38%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 31 (19.38%) Data Engineer
4 28 (17.50%) Azure DevOps
5 26 (16.25%) Architect
6 22 (13.75%) Azure Architect
6 22 (13.75%) Cloud Engineer
7 14 (8.75%) Platform Engineer
8 13 (8.13%) Consultant
9 9 (5.63%) Developer
9 9 (5.63%) DevOps Consultant
10 7 (4.38%) Security Engineer
10 7 (4.38%) Senior Platform Engineer
11 6 (3.75%) Cloud Architect
11 6 (3.75%) Lead DevOps
12 5 (3.13%) AWS Engineer
12 5 (3.13%) Azure Developer
13 4 (2.50%) DevOps Architect
13 4 (2.50%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (15.00%) Kafka
2 18 (11.25%) .NET
3 12 (7.50%) YAML
4 9 (5.63%) React
5 7 (4.38%) .NET Core
5 7 (4.38%) AngularJS
5 7 (4.38%) CSS
6 6 (3.75%) PySpark
6 6 (3.75%) REST
7 5 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (3.13%) Entity Framework
8 4 (2.50%) .NET Framework
8 4 (2.50%) jQuery
8 4 (2.50%) Vue.js
8 4 (2.50%) Web Services
9 3 (1.88%) HTML
9 3 (1.88%) JSON
9 3 (1.88%) Node.js
9 3 (1.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (1.25%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.75%) Linux Command Line
2 12 (7.50%) Public Cloud
3 11 (6.88%) Data Structures
4 9 (5.63%) Data Centre
5 7 (4.38%) Hybrid Cloud
5 7 (4.38%) Management Information System
6 6 (3.75%) N-Tier
7 4 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.88%) Enterprise Cloud
8 3 (1.88%) Renewable Energy
9 2 (1.25%) Cloud Native
9 2 (1.25%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (1.25%) Hedge funds
9 2 (1.25%) Online Banking
9 2 (1.25%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.63%) Legacy Systems
10 1 (0.63%) NHS
10 1 (0.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (11.88%) Windows
2 14 (8.75%) Linux
3 7 (4.38%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.50%) Unix
5 2 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.63%) Android
6 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (73.75%) DevOps
2 58 (36.25%) Infrastructure as Code
3 46 (28.75%) Analytics
4 39 (24.38%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (16.25%) Deployment Automation
6 25 (15.63%) Data Pipeline
6 25 (15.63%) OO
7 24 (15.00%) Workflow
8 23 (14.38%) Microservices
8 23 (14.38%) Workflow Management
9 21 (13.13%) Computer Science
9 21 (13.13%) Migration
10 17 (10.63%) Data Transformation
11 16 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (10.00%) Data Science
12 15 (9.38%) Informatics
12 15 (9.38%) Statistics
13 14 (8.75%) DevSecOps
14 13 (8.13%) Data Munging
15 12 (7.50%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 86 (53.75%) PowerShell
2 64 (40.00%) Python
3 56 (35.00%) SQL
4 30 (18.75%) Bash Shell
5 23 (14.38%) Scala
6 22 (13.75%) C#
7 12 (7.50%) JavaScript
8 8 (5.00%) Groovy
8 8 (5.00%) TypeScript
9 5 (3.13%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.50%) C
10 4 (2.50%) Java
11 3 (1.88%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.88%) Ruby
11 3 (1.88%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.25%) C++
12 2 (1.25%) Go
Qualifications
1 18 (11.25%) Degree
2 16 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (5.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.50%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.63%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.63%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.50%) QA
2 3 (1.88%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.88%) WCAG
3 2 (1.25%) GDPR
3 2 (1.25%) SLA
4 1 (0.63%) SOC 2
System Software
1 27 (16.88%) Docker
2 18 (11.25%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (2.50%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (1.25%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.25%) LXC
5 2 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.25%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 66 (41.25%) Terraform
2 28 (17.50%) Kubernetes
3 11 (6.88%) Ansible
4 5 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (2.50%) Puppet
6 2 (1.25%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 2 (1.25%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.63%) Grafana
7 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.63%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.63%) Salt
7 1 (0.63%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 45 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 39 (24.38%) Databricks
3 9 (5.63%) ServiceNow
4 7 (4.38%) Google
5 3 (1.88%) F5
5 3 (1.88%) VMware
6 2 (1.25%) Cisco
6 2 (1.25%) Nintex
7 1 (0.63%) Adobe
7 1 (0.63%) Alteryx
7 1 (0.63%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.63%) Informatica
7 1 (0.63%) New Relic
7 1 (0.63%) Palo Alto
7 1 (0.63%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.63%) SAP
7 1 (0.63%) SendGrid
7 1 (0.63%) Splunk