Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 225 245 370
Rank change year-on-year +20 +125 +182
Contract jobs citing Azure Data Factory 419 113 214
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.23% 0.84% 0.55%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.22% 2.41% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 68 161
10th Percentile £425 £405 £413
25th Percentile £481 £484 £463
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £565 £550 £525
Median % change year-on-year +2.73% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £638 £600 £625
90th Percentile £703 £663 £725
England median daily rate £550 £550 £513
% change year-on-year - +7.32% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
England median hourly rate £55.00 - -

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 12,995 4,697 12,663
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.23% 35.06% 32.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,597 3,502 9,168
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% - +4.90%
75th Percentile £650 £625 £613
90th Percentile £725 £725 £688
England median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 15 94
10th Percentile £13.38 £13.58 £14.00
25th Percentile £16.26 £20.75 £18.70
Median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year - +19.05% +3.70%
75th Percentile £51.00 £47.88 £25.94
90th Percentile £65.00 £59.25 £53.38
England median hourly rate £20.51 £20.34 £21.00
% change year-on-year +0.86% -3.17% +20.00%

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 September 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 24 September 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 -46 30 £625 +11.11% 20
West London -18 8 £505 -7.76% 1
South London +2 2 £338 -20.59% 3
Azure Data Factory
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 419 (100.00%) Azure
2 264 (63.01%) SQL
3 231 (55.13%) Databricks
4 212 (50.60%) Data Lake
5 178 (42.48%) DevOps
6 164 (39.14%) Analytics
7 156 (37.23%) Business Intelligence
8 153 (36.52%) Python
9 146 (34.84%) Microsoft
10 142 (33.89%) Data Warehouse
11 140 (33.41%) Power Platform
12 135 (32.22%) Power BI
13 133 (31.74%) Azure SQL Database
14 121 (28.88%) Agile Software Development
15 119 (28.40%) Data Modelling
16 117 (27.92%) ETL
17 116 (27.68%) Azure Synapse Analytics
18 106 (25.30%) SQL Server
19 85 (20.29%) Scrum
20 81 (19.33%) Finance
20 81 (19.33%) Data Engineering
21 77 (18.38%) Social Skills
22 74 (17.66%) Serverless
23 70 (16.71%) Apache Spark
23 70 (16.71%) C#
24 68 (16.23%) Azure Functions
25 65 (15.51%) Migration
26 58 (13.84%) Git (software)
27 57 (13.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
28 56 (13.37%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse

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 70 (16.71%) Apache Spark
2 15 (3.58%) Apache
3 9 (2.15%) Apache Pig
3 9 (2.15%) Confluence
4 8 (1.91%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (0.95%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.72%) Apache Airflow
6 3 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.48%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.24%) Luigi
Applications
1 3 (0.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.95%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (0.48%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.24%) Aligne
4 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.24%) Northgate Housing
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.24%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 419 (100.00%) Azure
2 140 (33.41%) Power Platform
3 116 (27.68%) Azure Synapse Analytics
4 74 (17.66%) Serverless
5 68 (16.23%) Azure Functions
6 48 (11.46%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 37 (8.83%) AWS
8 36 (8.59%) Azure Storage
9 34 (8.11%) Azure Logic Apps
10 29 (6.92%) PaaS
11 25 (5.97%) Azure Active Directory
12 24 (5.73%) GCP
13 22 (5.25%) Azure Event Grid
13 22 (5.25%) Azure Machine Learning
14 16 (3.82%) Azure Service Bus
15 15 (3.58%) Azure Stack
15 15 (3.58%) IaaS
16 14 (3.34%) Azure Key Vault
17 13 (3.10%) Amazon S3
18 12 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.63%) FTP
2 5 (1.19%) Firewall
3 2 (0.48%) Network Security
4 1 (0.24%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.24%) DNS
4 1 (0.24%) Internet
4 1 (0.24%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 212 (50.60%) Data Lake
2 142 (33.89%) Data Warehouse
3 135 (32.22%) Power BI
4 133 (31.74%) Azure SQL Database
5 106 (25.30%) SQL Server
6 57 (13.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 56 (13.37%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 54 (12.89%) Big Data
9 44 (10.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 40 (9.55%) Relational Database
11 30 (7.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 27 (6.44%) Metadata
12 27 (6.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 26 (6.21%) Hadoop
14 25 (5.97%) Tableau
15 21 (5.01%) RDBMS
16 20 (4.77%) NoSQL
17 18 (4.30%) Delta Lake
18 12 (2.86%) Apache Hive
18 12 (2.86%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 58 (13.84%) Git (software)
2 14 (3.34%) JIRA
3 10 (2.39%) Visual Studio
4 7 (1.67%) Subversion
5 6 (1.43%) ER Studio
5 6 (1.43%) ERwin
5 6 (1.43%) Jenkins
5 6 (1.43%) NUnit
5 6 (1.43%) PowerDesigner
6 5 (1.19%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (0.95%) Jasmine
7 4 (0.95%) Karma Test Runner
7 4 (0.95%) Moq
7 4 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.72%) git-flow
8 3 (0.72%) kappa
8 3 (0.72%) MLflow
8 3 (0.72%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (0.48%) SonarQube
9 2 (0.48%) tSQLt
General
1 81 (19.33%) Finance
2 77 (18.38%) Social Skills
3 26 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (5.49%) Banking
5 15 (3.58%) Back Office
6 14 (3.34%) Presentation Skills
6 14 (3.34%) Public Sector
7 12 (2.86%) Investment Banking
8 10 (2.39%) Law
9 7 (1.67%) Retail
10 4 (0.95%) Games
10 4 (0.95%) Marketing
11 3 (0.72%) Documentation Skills
11 3 (0.72%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.48%) Advertising
12 2 (0.48%) Automotive
13 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.24%) Organisational Skills
13 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.24%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 153 (36.52%) Data Engineer
2 118 (28.16%) Azure Engineer
3 86 (20.53%) Architect
4 84 (20.05%) Developer
5 51 (12.17%) Azure Architect
6 37 (8.83%) Solutions Architect
7 35 (8.35%) Data Architect
8 34 (8.11%) Azure Developer
9 18 (4.30%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 18 (4.30%) Consultant
10 17 (4.06%) Senior Data Engineer
11 15 (3.58%) Analyst
11 15 (3.58%) DevOps Engineer
12 14 (3.34%) C# Developer
13 12 (2.86%) ETL Developer
13 12 (2.86%) Lead Architect
14 11 (2.63%) Azure Consultant
14 11 (2.63%) Azure DevOps Engineer
14 11 (2.63%) Power BI Developer
15 10 (2.39%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (10.02%) PySpark
2 39 (9.31%) .NET
3 32 (7.64%) REST
4 25 (5.97%) JSON
5 20 (4.77%) .NET Framework
6 19 (4.53%) Kafka
6 19 (4.53%) XML
7 15 (3.58%) Entity Framework
7 15 (3.58%) SOAP
8 14 (3.34%) AngularJS
8 14 (3.34%) RESTful
9 13 (3.10%) Web Services
10 10 (2.39%) .NET Core
10 10 (2.39%) ASP.NET
11 8 (1.91%) ARM Templates
11 8 (1.91%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (1.91%) pytest
11 8 (1.91%) Spark Streaming
12 7 (1.67%) YAML
13 6 (1.43%) React
Miscellaneous
1 23 (5.49%) Cloud Native
2 19 (4.53%) Algorithms
3 15 (3.58%) Tandem
4 14 (3.34%) Data Structures
5 10 (2.39%) Public Cloud
6 9 (2.15%) User Experience
7 8 (1.91%) Legacy Applications
8 7 (1.67%) Greenfield Project
8 7 (1.67%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.67%) Virtual Team
9 6 (1.43%) Replication
10 3 (0.72%) Legacy Systems
10 3 (0.72%) Reference Data
11 2 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.48%) FMCG
11 2 (0.48%) NHS
11 2 (0.48%) Self-Motivation
12 1 (0.24%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.24%) Reinsurance
12 1 (0.24%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (1.67%) Linux
2 4 (0.95%) Unix
2 4 (0.95%) Windows
3 3 (0.72%) Debian
3 3 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (0.72%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.24%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (42.48%) DevOps
2 164 (39.14%) Analytics
3 156 (37.23%) Business Intelligence
4 121 (28.88%) Agile Software Development
5 119 (28.40%) Data Modelling
6 117 (27.92%) ETL
7 85 (20.29%) Scrum
8 81 (19.33%) Data Engineering
9 65 (15.51%) Migration
10 44 (10.50%) Data Pipeline
10 44 (10.50%) Data Science
11 41 (9.79%) Data Transformation
12 40 (9.55%) Data Migration
13 39 (9.31%) Data Ingestion
14 37 (8.83%) Machine Learning
15 35 (8.35%) Visualisation
16 33 (7.88%) Problem-Solving
17 32 (7.64%) Test Automation
18 31 (7.40%) Data Integration
19 29 (6.92%) Data Munging
Programming Languages
1 264 (63.01%) SQL
2 153 (36.52%) Python
3 70 (16.71%) C#
4 39 (9.31%) T-SQL
5 30 (7.16%) PowerShell
5 30 (7.16%) Scala
6 25 (5.97%) JavaScript
7 20 (4.77%) Java
8 14 (3.34%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 10 (2.39%) R
10 6 (1.43%) Perl
10 6 (1.43%) PHP
10 6 (1.43%) U-SQL
11 4 (0.95%) Bash Shell
11 4 (0.95%) COBOL
11 4 (0.95%) Go
11 4 (0.95%) TypeScript
12 3 (0.72%) VBA
13 2 (0.48%) C
13 2 (0.48%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (7.16%) Degree
2 17 (4.06%) PhD
2 17 (4.06%) Security Cleared
3 11 (2.63%) SC Cleared
4 10 (2.39%) Numerate Degree
5 5 (1.19%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.72%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.73%) Data Quality
2 8 (1.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (1.19%) GDPR
4 3 (0.72%) QA
5 2 (0.48%) Accessibility
6 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (5.49%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.63%) Docker
3 7 (1.67%) HDFS
4 6 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 24 (5.73%) Kubernetes
2 15 (3.58%) Terraform
3 4 (0.95%) Oozie
4 3 (0.72%) Puppet
5 2 (0.48%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 2 (0.48%) Ansible
5 2 (0.48%) Control-M
5 2 (0.48%) Grafana
5 2 (0.48%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (0.48%) Kubeflow
5 2 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.24%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.24%) Salt
Vendors
1 231 (55.13%) Databricks
2 146 (34.84%) Microsoft
3 18 (4.30%) Salesforce.com
4 16 (3.82%) SAP
5 13 (3.10%) MuleSoft
5 13 (3.10%) Oracle
6 9 (2.15%) Cloudera
7 7 (1.67%) Alteryx
7 7 (1.67%) Google
8 6 (1.43%) BiZZdesign
9 4 (0.95%) HubSpot
9 4 (0.95%) Informatica
9 4 (0.95%) Talend
10 3 (0.72%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.48%) Hortonworks
11 2 (0.48%) New Relic
11 2 (0.48%) PagerDuty
12 1 (0.24%) EXASOL
12 1 (0.24%) ServiceNow
12 1 (0.24%) Splunk