Period
to 5 May 2021

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 5 May 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 Data Factory
England > London
6 months to
5 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 256 305 422
Rank change year-on-year +49 +117 +162
Contract jobs citing Azure Data Factory 216 140 192
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.93% 0.64% 0.46%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.43% 1.86% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 101 147
10th Percentile £413 £413 £394
25th Percentile £463 £444 £431
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £495 £500
Median % change year-on-year +6.06% -1.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £584 £575 £588
90th Percentile £638 £660 £638
England median daily rate £505 £495 £500
% change year-on-year +2.02% -1.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £66.50 - £24.50
England median hourly rate £66.50 - £24.50

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 8,891 7,538 12,653
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.09% 34.24% 30.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,534 5,610 9,248
10th Percentile £363 £319 £350
25th Percentile £430 £425 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £525 £525
75th Percentile £619 £623 £603
90th Percentile £700 £700 £675
England median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 57 70
10th Percentile £15.38 £16.18 £12.73
25th Percentile £21.37 £20.00 £17.13
Median hourly rate £44.75 £26.44 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year +69.25% +25.90% -16.00%
75th Percentile £65.00 £61.25 £34.51
90th Percentile £68.00 £78.75 £58.63
England median hourly rate £21.05 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.25% +14.29% -7.89%

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 5 May 2021.

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 5 May 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 +10 19 £550 +12.72% 9
South London +35 1 £425 -10.53% 1
West London +18 1 £555 +35.37% 2
Azure Data Factory
England

For the 6 months to 5 May 2021, 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.

1 216 (100.00%) Azure
2 130 (60.19%) SQL
3 112 (51.85%) Databricks
4 89 (41.20%) Data Lake
4 89 (41.20%) Data Warehouse
5 85 (39.35%) Analytics
6 79 (36.57%) Business Intelligence
7 76 (35.19%) DevOps
7 76 (35.19%) Data Modelling
8 73 (33.80%) Microsoft
8 73 (33.80%) Agile Software Development
9 68 (31.48%) Azure Synapse Analytics
10 67 (31.02%) Power Platform
11 66 (30.56%) Power BI
12 63 (29.17%) Python
13 59 (27.31%) ETL
14 58 (26.85%) SQL Server
15 54 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
16 45 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 45 (20.83%) Social Skills
17 41 (18.98%) Serverless
17 41 (18.98%) Finance
18 38 (17.59%) Data Pipeline
19 36 (16.67%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
19 36 (16.67%) Azure Functions
20 34 (15.74%) Data Engineering
21 30 (13.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
22 29 (13.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 29 (13.43%) Scrum
23 25 (11.57%) C#

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 20 (9.26%) Apache Spark
2 9 (4.17%) Apache Airflow
3 8 (3.70%) Apache
4 3 (1.39%) Confluence
4 3 (1.39%) IIS
5 2 (0.93%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.46%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.46%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.46%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.39%) Aligne
2 2 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 216 (100.00%) Azure
2 68 (31.48%) Azure Synapse Analytics
3 67 (31.02%) Power Platform
4 41 (18.98%) Serverless
5 36 (16.67%) Azure Functions
6 24 (11.11%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 22 (10.19%) AWS
8 18 (8.33%) PaaS
9 11 (5.09%) Azure Storage
9 11 (5.09%) IaaS
10 9 (4.17%) Azure Logic Apps
10 9 (4.17%) GCP
11 7 (3.24%) Azure Active Directory
11 7 (3.24%) Azure Data Lake Analytics
11 7 (3.24%) Azure Machine Learning
12 6 (2.78%) Azure Service Bus
13 4 (1.85%) Azure Stack
13 4 (1.85%) GitHub
13 4 (1.85%) PowerApps
14 3 (1.39%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.39%) Firewall
2 2 (0.93%) Network Security
2 2 (0.93%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.93%) VPN
3 1 (0.46%) DMZ
3 1 (0.46%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (41.20%) Data Lake
1 89 (41.20%) Data Warehouse
2 66 (30.56%) Power BI
3 58 (26.85%) SQL Server
4 54 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
5 45 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 36 (16.67%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 30 (13.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 29 (13.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 21 (9.72%) Big Data
10 20 (9.26%) Tableau
11 15 (6.94%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 13 (6.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 10 (4.63%) NoSQL
13 10 (4.63%) OLAP
13 10 (4.63%) OLTP
14 7 (3.24%) HDInsight
14 7 (3.24%) PolyBase
15 6 (2.78%) Hadoop
16 5 (2.31%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (9.72%) Git (software)
2 13 (6.02%) Jenkins
3 9 (4.17%) JIRA
4 4 (1.85%) Jasmine
4 4 (1.85%) Karma Test Runner
4 4 (1.85%) Moq
4 4 (1.85%) NUnit
4 4 (1.85%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.39%) Artifactory
5 3 (1.39%) kappa
5 3 (1.39%) Liquibase
5 3 (1.39%) PowerDesigner
5 3 (1.39%) Subversion
5 3 (1.39%) TeamCity
5 3 (1.39%) VisualSVN
6 2 (0.93%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.46%) CircleCI
7 1 (0.46%) git-flow
7 1 (0.46%) GoCD
7 1 (0.46%) IBM UrbanCode
General
1 45 (20.83%) Social Skills
2 41 (18.98%) Finance
3 13 (6.02%) Banking
4 8 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.70%) Public Sector
5 6 (2.78%) Games
5 6 (2.78%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.78%) Retail
6 5 (2.31%) Back Office
7 4 (1.85%) Presentation Skills
8 2 (0.93%) Law
9 1 (0.46%) Advertising
9 1 (0.46%) Automotive
9 1 (0.46%) Billing
9 1 (0.46%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.46%) Publishing
9 1 (0.46%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 78 (36.11%) Data Engineer
2 69 (31.94%) Azure Engineer
3 39 (18.06%) Architect
4 34 (15.74%) Developer
5 24 (11.11%) Azure Architect
5 24 (11.11%) Data Architect
6 12 (5.56%) Platform Engineer
7 11 (5.09%) Analyst
7 11 (5.09%) Azure Developer
8 10 (4.63%) Python Engineer
9 9 (4.17%) Lead Developer
10 8 (3.70%) Consultant
10 8 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (2.78%) .NET Developer
11 6 (2.78%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (2.78%) C# Developer
11 6 (2.78%) DevOps Engineer
11 6 (2.78%) ETL Developer
11 6 (2.78%) Quantitative Developer
12 5 (2.31%) Senior Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (10.65%) PySpark
2 15 (6.94%) .NET
2 15 (6.94%) JSON
2 15 (6.94%) Kafka
3 12 (5.56%) REST
4 10 (4.63%) .NET Framework
4 10 (4.63%) XML
5 9 (4.17%) SOAP
6 7 (3.24%) NumPy
6 7 (3.24%) Pandas
6 7 (3.24%) RESTful
7 5 (2.31%) AngularJS
7 5 (2.31%) Velocity
8 4 (1.85%) .NET Core
8 4 (1.85%) Entity Framework
8 4 (1.85%) SciPy
8 4 (1.85%) Web Services
9 3 (1.39%) Flask
9 3 (1.39%) Node.js
9 3 (1.39%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 8 (3.70%) Algorithms
2 7 (3.24%) Cloud Native
2 7 (3.24%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (2.31%) Tandem
5 4 (1.85%) Virtual Team
6 3 (1.39%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.39%) Market Risk
6 3 (1.39%) NHS
6 3 (1.39%) Reference Data
6 3 (1.39%) Replication
7 2 (0.93%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.93%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.93%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.46%) BYOD
8 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.46%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.46%) Mashup
8 1 (0.46%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.63%) Linux
2 2 (0.93%) Windows
3 1 (0.46%) Debian
3 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.46%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.46%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (39.35%) Analytics
2 79 (36.57%) Business Intelligence
3 76 (35.19%) Data Modelling
3 76 (35.19%) DevOps
4 73 (33.80%) Agile Software Development
5 59 (27.31%) ETL
6 38 (17.59%) Data Pipeline
7 34 (15.74%) Data Engineering
8 29 (13.43%) Scrum
9 23 (10.65%) Data Science
9 23 (10.65%) Migration
10 20 (9.26%) Infrastructure as Code
11 19 (8.80%) Data Architecture
11 19 (8.80%) Data Migration
12 17 (7.87%) Data Analysis
12 17 (7.87%) Data Transformation
13 16 (7.41%) Software Engineering
14 15 (6.94%) Data Integration
14 15 (6.94%) Machine Learning
14 15 (6.94%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 130 (60.19%) SQL
2 63 (29.17%) Python
3 25 (11.57%) C#
4 18 (8.33%) PowerShell
5 13 (6.02%) T-SQL
6 10 (4.63%) Java
7 7 (3.24%) JavaScript
8 5 (2.31%) Scala
9 4 (1.85%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 4 (1.85%) Groovy
9 4 (1.85%) Perl
9 4 (1.85%) TypeScript
10 2 (0.93%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.93%) R
11 1 (0.46%) COBOL
11 1 (0.46%) PHP
11 1 (0.46%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.46%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (9.72%) Security Cleared
2 9 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 8 (3.70%) Degree
4 6 (2.78%) PhD
5 5 (2.31%) DV Cleared
5 5 (2.31%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.46%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.02%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.93%) GDPR
3 1 (0.46%) QA
System Software
1 11 (5.09%) Docker
2 10 (4.63%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (1.85%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.46%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 11 (5.09%) Terraform
2 10 (4.63%) Kubernetes
3 4 (1.85%) Ansible
4 1 (0.46%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.46%) Puppet
Vendors
1 112 (51.85%) Databricks
2 73 (33.80%) Microsoft
3 8 (3.70%) Oracle
4 5 (2.31%) MuleSoft
5 3 (1.39%) Alteryx
5 3 (1.39%) BiZZdesign
5 3 (1.39%) GoldenSource
5 3 (1.39%) Micro Focus
5 3 (1.39%) RedGate
5 3 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.93%) Talend
6 2 (0.93%) Workday
7 1 (0.46%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.46%) ESRI
7 1 (0.46%) Informatica
7 1 (0.46%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.46%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.46%) SAP
7 1 (0.46%) StreamSets
7 1 (0.46%) VMware