Period
to 24 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 24 January 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.

Microsoft Azure Data Factory
England > London
6 months to
24 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 245 276 300
Rank change year-on-year +31 +24 +136
Contract jobs citing Azure Data Factory 423 126 231
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.14% 0.72% 0.77%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.94% 1.91% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 88 183
10th Percentile £413 £359 £413
25th Percentile £483 £426 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £513 £525
Median % change year-on-year +12.20% -2.38% +5.00%
75th Percentile £641 £613 £609
90th Percentile £725 £650 £673
England median daily rate £550 £475 £500
% change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £52.50 - -
Median hourly rate £55.00 £66.50 -
Median % change year-on-year -17.29% - -
75th Percentile £57.50 - -
90th Percentile - - -
England median hourly rate £55.00 £66.50 -
% change year-on-year -17.29% - -

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 London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 14,411 6,608 10,275
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.75% 37.72% 34.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,730 4,917 7,506
10th Percentile £388 £338 £313
25th Percentile £475 £413 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £500 £525
Median % change year-on-year +15.00% -4.76% -
75th Percentile £675 £600 £615
90th Percentile £750 £688 £700
England median daily rate £538 £488 £500
% change year-on-year +10.26% -2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 24 74
10th Percentile £13.88 £20.30 £15.73
25th Percentile £20.07 £22.44 £18.71
Median hourly rate £25.00 £25.50 £21.50
Median % change year-on-year -1.96% +18.60% +14.94%
75th Percentile £55.00 £57.19 £42.93
90th Percentile £70.27 £68.00 £78.75
England median hourly rate £20.96 £22.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -4.75% +10.00% +14.29%

Azure Data Factory
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Azure Data Factory as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Azure Data Factory in London

Azure Data Factory
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Azure Data Factory in London.

Daily rate trend for Azure Data Factory in London

Azure Data Factory
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Azure Data Factory in London over the 6 months to 24 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Azure Data Factory in London

Azure Data Factory
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 Data Factory within the London region over the 6 months to 24 January 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 -56 28 £588 +6.82% 32
West London -19 9 £467 -17.39% 1
South London -12 2 £338 -20.59% 3
East London - 1 £233 - 3
Azure Data Factory
England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2022, 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 London region with a requirement for Azure Data Factory.

1 423 (100.00%) Azure
2 236 (55.79%) Databricks
3 221 (52.25%) SQL
4 211 (49.88%) Data Lake
5 183 (43.26%) DevOps
6 151 (35.70%) Business Intelligence
7 145 (34.28%) Data Warehouse
7 145 (34.28%) Power Platform
8 140 (33.10%) Power BI
9 137 (32.39%) Microsoft
10 135 (31.91%) Analytics
11 133 (31.44%) Python
12 125 (29.55%) ETL
13 121 (28.61%) Data Modelling
14 119 (28.13%) SQL Server
15 113 (26.71%) Agile Software Development
16 106 (25.06%) Azure SQL Database
17 103 (24.35%) CI/CD
18 97 (22.93%) Azure Synapse Analytics
19 83 (19.62%) C#
20 79 (18.68%) Finance
21 75 (17.73%) Social Skills
22 68 (16.08%) Data Engineering
22 68 (16.08%) Apache Spark
23 63 (14.89%) Big Data
24 62 (14.66%) Migration
25 61 (14.42%) Data Pipeline
26 60 (14.18%) Serverless
27 58 (13.71%) Scrum
28 57 (13.48%) .NET

Azure Data Factory
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 68 (16.08%) Apache Spark
2 11 (2.60%) Apache Airflow
2 11 (2.60%) Confluence
3 9 (2.13%) Apache
3 9 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (1.65%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.47%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.47%) Luigi
7 1 (0.24%) CMS
7 1 (0.24%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (0.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.24%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (1.18%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.47%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.24%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.24%) Northgate Housing
4 1 (0.24%) Primavera
4 1 (0.24%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 423 (100.00%) Azure
2 145 (34.28%) Power Platform
3 97 (22.93%) Azure Synapse Analytics
4 60 (14.18%) Serverless
5 49 (11.58%) Azure Functions
6 47 (11.11%) Azure Logic Apps
7 38 (8.98%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 30 (7.09%) PaaS
9 29 (6.86%) Azure Monitor
10 28 (6.62%) AWS
11 26 (6.15%) Azure Storage
12 23 (5.44%) Azure Key Vault
13 18 (4.26%) Azure Active Directory
13 18 (4.26%) Azure Event Grid
14 16 (3.78%) Amazon S3
14 16 (3.78%) Azure Service Bus
15 15 (3.55%) Dynamics 365
15 15 (3.55%) PowerApps
15 15 (3.55%) SaaS
16 13 (3.07%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.13%) FTP
2 5 (1.18%) IPFS
3 3 (0.71%) Network Security
4 2 (0.47%) Firewall
5 1 (0.24%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (0.24%) DHCP
5 1 (0.24%) DKIM
5 1 (0.24%) DNS
5 1 (0.24%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.24%) Internet
5 1 (0.24%) Intranet
5 1 (0.24%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 211 (49.88%) Data Lake
2 145 (34.28%) Data Warehouse
3 140 (33.10%) Power BI
4 119 (28.13%) SQL Server
5 106 (25.06%) Azure SQL Database
6 63 (14.89%) Big Data
7 56 (13.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 44 (10.40%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 41 (9.69%) Relational Database
10 36 (8.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 30 (7.09%) Tableau
12 26 (6.15%) Metadata
13 24 (5.67%) Delta Lake
13 24 (5.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 21 (4.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 18 (4.26%) Hadoop
16 17 (4.02%) NoSQL
16 17 (4.02%) PostgreSQL
17 16 (3.78%) RDBMS
18 10 (2.36%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 53 (12.53%) Git (software)
2 19 (4.49%) Jenkins
3 18 (4.26%) JIRA
4 17 (4.02%) Visual Studio
5 14 (3.31%) TeamCity
6 13 (3.07%) Gradle
6 13 (3.07%) Maven
7 10 (2.36%) Visual Studio Team System
8 9 (2.13%) PowerDesigner
8 9 (2.13%) Subversion
9 8 (1.89%) kappa
10 7 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (1.42%) ER Studio
11 6 (1.42%) ERwin
12 3 (0.71%) GitLab
12 3 (0.71%) Sonatype Nexus
13 2 (0.47%) Octopus Deploy
14 1 (0.24%) MLflow
14 1 (0.24%) Postman
14 1 (0.24%) Tricentis qTest
General
1 79 (18.68%) Finance
2 75 (17.73%) Social Skills
3 51 (12.06%) Banking
4 38 (8.98%) Investment Banking
5 18 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (4.02%) Presentation Skills
7 15 (3.55%) Marketing
8 14 (3.31%) Public Sector
9 12 (2.84%) Law
10 10 (2.36%) Back Office
10 10 (2.36%) Influencing Skills
11 6 (1.42%) Financial Institution
11 6 (1.42%) Legal
12 5 (1.18%) Organisational Skills
13 4 (0.95%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.71%) Electronics
14 3 (0.71%) Retail
14 3 (0.71%) Telecoms
15 2 (0.47%) Advertising
16 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 153 (36.17%) Data Engineer
2 97 (22.93%) Developer
3 93 (21.99%) Azure Engineer
4 74 (17.49%) Architect
5 41 (9.69%) Data Architect
6 39 (9.22%) Solutions Architect
7 37 (8.75%) Azure Developer
8 34 (8.04%) Azure Architect
9 22 (5.20%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 21 (4.96%) Analyst
11 19 (4.49%) Cloud Architect
12 18 (4.26%) C# Developer
12 18 (4.26%) Lead Architect
13 17 (4.02%) Data Analyst
13 17 (4.02%) Lead Solutions Architect
14 16 (3.78%) Cloud Solutions Architect
14 16 (3.78%) Lead Cloud Architect
14 16 (3.78%) Technical Architect
14 16 (3.78%) Technical Leader
14 16 (3.78%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (13.48%) .NET
2 38 (8.98%) Kafka
3 19 (4.49%) PySpark
3 19 (4.49%) REST
4 18 (4.26%) JSON
5 16 (3.78%) .NET Framework
6 15 (3.55%) .NET Core
6 15 (3.55%) XML
7 14 (3.31%) Web Services
8 13 (3.07%) ASP.NET
9 10 (2.36%) Entity Framework
10 9 (2.13%) React
10 9 (2.13%) Spark Streaming
11 8 (1.89%) ARM Templates
11 8 (1.89%) pytest
12 7 (1.65%) MDX
12 7 (1.65%) Spring
13 6 (1.42%) AngularJS
13 6 (1.42%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (1.42%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 18 (4.26%) Public Cloud
2 14 (3.31%) Data Structures
3 11 (2.60%) Legacy Systems
3 11 (2.60%) User Experience
4 10 (2.36%) Cloud Native
4 10 (2.36%) Tandem
4 10 (2.36%) Virtual Team
5 7 (1.65%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (1.65%) Linux Command Line
6 6 (1.42%) Data Fabric
7 5 (1.18%) Algorithms
7 5 (1.18%) Hedge funds
7 5 (1.18%) Reference Data
8 4 (0.95%) FMCG
8 4 (0.95%) Renewable Energy
9 2 (0.47%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.47%) Legacy Applications
9 2 (0.47%) Reinsurance
9 2 (0.47%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (2.13%) Windows
2 5 (1.18%) Linux
3 3 (0.71%) Unix
4 1 (0.24%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (43.26%) DevOps
2 151 (35.70%) Business Intelligence
3 135 (31.91%) Analytics
4 125 (29.55%) ETL
5 121 (28.61%) Data Modelling
6 113 (26.71%) Agile Software Development
7 103 (24.35%) CI/CD
8 68 (16.08%) Data Engineering
9 62 (14.66%) Migration
10 61 (14.42%) Data Pipeline
11 58 (13.71%) Scrum
12 43 (10.17%) Data Integration
13 40 (9.46%) Data Architecture
14 32 (7.57%) Data Science
15 31 (7.33%) Microservices
15 31 (7.33%) Stakeholder Management
15 31 (7.33%) Test Automation
16 30 (7.09%) Visualisation
17 28 (6.62%) Machine Learning
18 27 (6.38%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 221 (52.25%) SQL
2 133 (31.44%) Python
3 83 (19.62%) C#
4 55 (13.00%) PowerShell
5 32 (7.57%) Java
6 29 (6.86%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 28 (6.62%) T-SQL
8 24 (5.67%) Scala
9 19 (4.49%) R
10 17 (4.02%) Bash
11 12 (2.84%) JavaScript
12 3 (0.71%) Perl
13 2 (0.47%) COBOL
13 2 (0.47%) Go
13 2 (0.47%) PHP
13 2 (0.47%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.47%) U-SQL
14 1 (0.24%) Bicep
14 1 (0.24%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.24%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 19 (4.49%) Degree
2 13 (3.07%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.36%) PhD
4 8 (1.89%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.65%) Numerate Degree
6 4 (0.95%) Master's Degree
7 3 (0.71%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (0.71%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (0.71%) FFIEC
7 3 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.47%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.47%) PMP
9 1 (0.24%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 1 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.24%) CISSP
9 1 (0.24%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (11.35%) Data Quality
2 13 (3.07%) QA
3 8 (1.89%) GDPR
4 7 (1.65%) Accessibility
5 4 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.71%) GLBA
6 3 (0.71%) NIST
6 3 (0.71%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (5.44%) Docker
2 18 (4.26%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.65%) HDFS
4 6 (1.42%) Virtual Desktop
5 5 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 40 (9.46%) Kubernetes
2 16 (3.78%) Terraform
3 2 (0.47%) Ansible
3 2 (0.47%) Control-M
3 2 (0.47%) Grafana
3 2 (0.47%) Istio
4 1 (0.24%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 1 (0.24%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.24%) Oozie
4 1 (0.24%) Puppet
Vendors
1 236 (55.79%) Databricks
2 137 (32.39%) Microsoft
3 22 (5.20%) Oracle
4 19 (4.49%) SAP
5 14 (3.31%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (2.13%) BiZZdesign
7 6 (1.42%) Informatica
7 6 (1.42%) MuleSoft
8 5 (1.18%) Cloudera
9 4 (0.95%) Alteryx
10 3 (0.71%) Reuters
11 2 (0.47%) AppDynamics
11 2 (0.47%) Commvault
12 1 (0.24%) Ab Initio
12 1 (0.24%) CloudEndure
12 1 (0.24%) EXASOL
12 1 (0.24%) JD Edwards
12 1 (0.24%) MicroStrategy
12 1 (0.24%) StreamSets
12 1 (0.24%) Teradata