Period
to 25 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Azure Cosmos DB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Azure Cosmos DB over the 6 months to 25 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.

Microsoft Azure Cosmos DB
England > London
6 months to
25 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 343 291 424
Rank change year-on-year -52 +133 +111
Contract jobs citing Azure Cosmos DB 234 78 139
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.65% 0.55% 0.38%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.71% 1.57% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 56 108
10th Percentile £459 £407 £413
25th Percentile £487 £444 £463
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £513 £525
Median % change year-on-year +12.20% -2.38% -
75th Percentile £675 £575 £575
90th Percentile £725 £600 £625
England median daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -7.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £65.00 - -
England median hourly rate £65.00 - £72.50

Azure Cosmos DB 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 London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 13,715 4,982 12,027
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.15% 35.22% 32.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,151 3,692 8,832
10th Percentile £381 £350 £325
25th Percentile £463 £425 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +2.94%
75th Percentile £650 £625 £613
90th Percentile £725 £713 £688
England median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 9 84
10th Percentile £13.38 £14.53 £16.25
25th Percentile £19.99 £20.00 £19.69
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% +7.14% +10.53%
75th Percentile £51.00 £40.00 £25.25
90th Percentile £65.51 £50.60 £44.70
England median hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -6.98% +2.38% +20.00%

Azure Cosmos DB
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Azure Cosmos DB as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Azure Cosmos DB in London

Azure Cosmos DB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Azure Cosmos DB in London.

Daily rate trend for Azure Cosmos DB in London

Azure Cosmos DB
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Azure Cosmos DB in London over the 6 months to 25 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Azure Cosmos DB in London

Azure Cosmos DB
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 Azure Cosmos DB within the London region over the 6 months to 25 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 -55 12 £600 +14.29% 7
West London -11 8 £500 -8.68% 2
Azure Cosmos DB
England

For the 6 months to 25 October 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Azure Cosmos DB 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 Azure Cosmos DB.

1 234 (100.00%) Azure
2 156 (66.67%) SQL
3 113 (48.29%) Agile Software Development
4 110 (47.01%) Serverless
5 107 (45.73%) Azure Functions
6 103 (44.02%) DevOps
6 103 (44.02%) C#
7 101 (43.16%) .NET
8 97 (41.45%) Python
9 91 (38.89%) Azure SQL Database
10 83 (35.47%) Microservices
11 80 (34.19%) Kubernetes
12 73 (31.20%) Analytics
13 70 (29.91%) Databricks
14 67 (28.63%) Apache Spark
14 67 (28.63%) Azure Storage
15 66 (28.21%) .NET Core
16 62 (26.50%) AWS
17 56 (23.93%) MongoDB
18 54 (23.08%) Microsoft
18 54 (23.08%) Social Skills
19 53 (22.65%) T-SQL
19 53 (22.65%) SQL Server
20 51 (21.79%) Kafka
21 49 (20.94%) Azure Logic Apps
22 48 (20.51%) Cloud Native
22 48 (20.51%) PaaS
23 47 (20.09%) Data Lake
24 46 (19.66%) Azure Data Factory
24 46 (19.66%) Azure Service Bus

Azure Cosmos DB
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 67 (28.63%) Apache Spark
2 31 (13.25%) BizTalk Server
3 25 (10.68%) Apache Airflow
4 23 (9.83%) Luigi
5 14 (5.98%) Apache
6 13 (5.56%) SharePoint
7 6 (2.56%) Apache Pig
8 4 (1.71%) Confluence
8 4 (1.71%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.28%) JBoss
9 3 (1.28%) Jetty
9 3 (1.28%) SAS
10 2 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.43%) CMS
11 1 (0.43%) nginx
11 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Fuse
Applications
1 5 (2.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.28%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.71%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 234 (100.00%) Azure
2 110 (47.01%) Serverless
3 107 (45.73%) Azure Functions
4 67 (28.63%) Azure Storage
5 62 (26.50%) AWS
6 49 (20.94%) Azure Logic Apps
7 48 (20.51%) PaaS
8 46 (19.66%) Azure Data Factory
8 46 (19.66%) Azure Service Bus
9 42 (17.95%) Power Platform
10 34 (14.53%) AWS Lambda
11 20 (8.55%) Azure Active Directory
11 20 (8.55%) IaaS
12 15 (6.41%) Azure Synapse Analytics
13 12 (5.13%) Microsoft 365
14 8 (3.42%) Azure Key Vault
14 8 (3.42%) GitHub
14 8 (3.42%) SaaS
15 7 (2.99%) Azure Service Fabric
15 7 (2.99%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.42%) Firewall
2 7 (2.99%) HTTP
2 7 (2.99%) Network Security
3 3 (1.28%) FTP
3 3 (1.28%) Internet
4 2 (0.85%) DNS
4 2 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.43%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.43%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (0.43%) SSL
5 1 (0.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (38.89%) Azure SQL Database
2 56 (23.93%) MongoDB
3 53 (22.65%) SQL Server
4 47 (20.09%) Data Lake
5 45 (19.23%) Big Data
5 45 (19.23%) Hadoop
6 41 (17.52%) NoSQL
7 39 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
8 38 (16.24%) Power BI
9 34 (14.53%) PostgreSQL
10 25 (10.68%) Apache Cassandra
10 25 (10.68%) Relational Database
11 23 (9.83%) Azkaban
11 23 (9.83%) Redis
11 23 (9.83%) Spark SQL
12 19 (8.12%) MySQL
13 18 (7.69%) HDInsight
13 18 (7.69%) Metadata
14 14 (5.98%) SAP HANA
15 13 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 30 (12.82%) Git (software)
2 13 (5.56%) Visual Studio
3 9 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 9 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
4 8 (3.42%) JIRA
4 8 (3.42%) Visual Studio Team System
5 7 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (2.56%) AppVeyor
7 5 (2.14%) Sonatype Nexus
7 5 (2.14%) Subversion
8 4 (1.71%) PowerDesigner
9 3 (1.28%) ESLint
9 3 (1.28%) SonarQube
10 2 (0.85%) Cypress.io
10 2 (0.85%) Gatling
10 2 (0.85%) JUnit
10 2 (0.85%) Mockito
10 2 (0.85%) MSTest
10 2 (0.85%) Postman
10 2 (0.85%) tSQLt
General
1 54 (23.08%) Social Skills
2 43 (18.38%) Finance
3 24 (10.26%) Presentation Skills
4 18 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (3.85%) Front Office
6 6 (2.56%) Documentation Skills
6 6 (2.56%) Marketing
7 4 (1.71%) Banking
7 4 (1.71%) Games
7 4 (1.71%) Retail
8 3 (1.28%) Public Sector
9 2 (0.85%) Law
9 2 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.85%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.43%) Electronics
10 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.43%) Influencing Skills
10 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 66 (28.21%) Developer
2 56 (23.93%) Azure Engineer
3 50 (21.37%) Data Engineer
4 39 (16.67%) Azure Developer
5 34 (14.53%) C# Developer
6 28 (11.97%) Architect
7 23 (9.83%) .NET Developer
8 20 (8.55%) Energy Trading Developer
8 20 (8.55%) Solutions Architect
9 17 (7.26%) Azure Architect
10 11 (4.70%) Data Architect
11 10 (4.27%) Analyst
11 10 (4.27%) Azure DevOps
11 10 (4.27%) Azure DevOps Engineer
11 10 (4.27%) Data Analyst
11 10 (4.27%) DevOps Engineer
12 9 (3.85%) Full Stack Developer
12 9 (3.85%) Software Engineer
13 8 (3.42%) C# .NET Developer
14 7 (2.99%) Front Office Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (43.16%) .NET
2 66 (28.21%) .NET Core
3 51 (21.79%) Kafka
4 35 (14.96%) ARM Templates
5 23 (9.83%) AngularJS
6 18 (7.69%) ASP.NET
6 18 (7.69%) HTML
7 16 (6.84%) RESTful
8 15 (6.41%) REST
9 14 (5.98%) PySpark
9 14 (5.98%) React
10 12 (5.13%) .NET Framework
11 11 (4.70%) JSON
12 10 (4.27%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (4.27%) CSS
13 9 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
13 9 (3.85%) HTML5
13 9 (3.85%) XML
14 8 (3.42%) GraphQL
14 8 (3.42%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 48 (20.51%) Cloud Native
2 35 (14.96%) Legacy Systems
3 24 (10.26%) Greenfield Project
4 16 (6.84%) Data Structures
5 10 (4.27%) Data Centre
6 9 (3.85%) Management Information System
7 8 (3.42%) Renewable Energy
8 6 (2.56%) Legacy Applications
9 5 (2.14%) Algorithms
9 5 (2.14%) Enterprise Cloud
9 5 (2.14%) User Experience
9 5 (2.14%) Virtual Team
10 4 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.71%) Replication
11 3 (1.28%) Linux Command Line
12 1 (0.43%) Hybrid Cloud
12 1 (0.43%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.43%) PMI
12 1 (0.43%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.43%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 35 (14.96%) Windows
2 12 (5.13%) Linux
3 3 (1.28%) Debian
3 3 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (1.28%) Ubuntu
3 3 (1.28%) Unix
4 2 (0.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (48.29%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (44.02%) DevOps
3 83 (35.47%) Microservices
4 73 (31.20%) Analytics
5 46 (19.66%) Full Stack Development
6 45 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
6 45 (19.23%) Data Engineering
7 43 (18.38%) Software Engineering
8 38 (16.24%) Data Pipeline
8 38 (16.24%) OO
9 37 (15.81%) SDLC
10 36 (15.38%) Scrum
11 33 (14.10%) Data Development
12 30 (12.82%) Continuous Improvement
13 27 (11.54%) Event-Driven
14 25 (10.68%) Computer Science
14 25 (10.68%) Workflow
15 24 (10.26%) Data Transformation
16 23 (9.83%) Data Munging
16 23 (9.83%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 156 (66.67%) SQL
2 103 (44.02%) C#
3 97 (41.45%) Python
4 53 (22.65%) T-SQL
5 41 (17.52%) Scala
6 40 (17.09%) Go
7 36 (15.38%) PowerShell
8 35 (14.96%) C++
8 35 (14.96%) PL/SQL
9 32 (13.68%) JavaScript
10 24 (10.26%) Java
11 14 (5.98%) TypeScript
12 7 (2.99%) PHP
13 6 (2.56%) C
13 6 (2.56%) Groovy
13 6 (2.56%) Perl
13 6 (2.56%) R
14 5 (2.14%) Bash Shell
15 4 (1.71%) U-SQL
16 3 (1.28%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 23 (9.83%) Degree
2 17 (7.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (2.14%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.85%) MCSA
5 2 (0.85%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.85%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.43%) CBAP
6 1 (0.43%) ISEB
6 1 (0.43%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.42%) Data Quality
2 6 (2.56%) QA
3 4 (1.71%) GDPR
4 3 (1.28%) WCAG
5 1 (0.43%) Accessibility
System Software
1 28 (11.97%) Docker
2 13 (5.56%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.28%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.43%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 80 (34.19%) Kubernetes
2 25 (10.68%) Terraform
3 7 (2.99%) Microsoft Intune
4 5 (2.14%) Istio
5 4 (1.71%) Ansible
6 2 (0.85%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 2 (0.85%) Grafana
6 2 (0.85%) Kibana
6 2 (0.85%) logstash
6 2 (0.85%) Oozie
6 2 (0.85%) Prometheus
6 2 (0.85%) Puppet
7 1 (0.43%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.43%) Salt
7 1 (0.43%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 70 (29.91%) Databricks
2 54 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 37 (15.81%) MuleSoft
4 36 (15.38%) Oracle
5 17 (7.26%) SAP
6 13 (5.56%) Alteryx
7 12 (5.13%) Cloudera
8 9 (3.85%) Dynatrace
8 9 (3.85%) Splunk
9 8 (3.42%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (2.14%) Informatica
11 4 (1.71%) BiZZdesign
12 3 (1.28%) Red Hat
13 2 (0.85%) Apple
13 2 (0.85%) Confluent
13 2 (0.85%) Google
13 2 (0.85%) Hortonworks
13 2 (0.85%) IBM
13 2 (0.85%) Workday
14 1 (0.43%) Talend