Period
to 28 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Azure Functions skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Azure Functions over the 6 months to 28 May 2020 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 Functions
England > London
6 months to
28 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 361 495 576
Rank change year-on-year +134 +81 -2
Contract jobs citing Azure Functions 48 111 62
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.25% 0.28% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.73% 0.89% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 64 53
Median daily rate £513 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - -
10th Percentile £413 £425 £417
90th Percentile £631 £613 £550
England median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £75.00
England median hourly rate - - £62.50

Azure Functions 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 6,561 12,407 11,113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 33.88% 30.92% 24.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,719 8,941 8,131
Median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £325 £350 £325
90th Percentile £700 £675 £663
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 87 95
Median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £26.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.62% -2.24% +39.97%
10th Percentile £18.05 £13.80 £14.06
90th Percentile £52.25 £70.00 £90.75
Median hourly rate £30.75 £21.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +43.02% +7.50% +5.49%

Azure Functions
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Azure Functions in London

Azure Functions
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Daily rate trend for Azure Functions in London

Azure Functions
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Azure Functions in London over the 6 months to 28 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Azure Functions in London

Azure Functions
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Azure Functions in London.

Hourly rate trend for Azure Functions in London

Azure Functions
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 Functions within the London region over the 6 months to 28 May 2020. 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 +79 8 £513 +2.50% 1
West London +52 1 £438 -20.45% 1
South London - 1 £375 -
Azure Functions
England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Azure Functions 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 Functions.

1 48 (100.00%) Azure
1 48 (100.00%) Serverless
2 29 (60.42%) C#
3 27 (56.25%) SQL
4 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (43.75%) .NET
6 20 (41.67%) Python
6 20 (41.67%) DevOps
7 17 (35.42%) Git (software)
8 16 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
9 14 (29.17%) PaaS
9 14 (29.17%) Front Office
10 13 (27.08%) Finance
10 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
10 13 (27.08%) JavaScript
11 12 (25.00%) Microservices
12 11 (22.92%) Logic Apps
13 10 (20.83%) Terraform
13 10 (20.83%) Data Lake
13 10 (20.83%) Jenkins
13 10 (20.83%) Enterprise Software
13 10 (20.83%) Windows
13 10 (20.83%) Linux
13 10 (20.83%) Banking
14 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET
14 9 (18.75%) AWS
14 9 (18.75%) Systematic Trading
14 9 (18.75%) Architectural Design
15 8 (16.67%) Cosmos DB
15 8 (16.67%) Ansible

Azure Functions
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 4 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (6.25%) Confluence
3 2 (4.17%) Apache Pig
3 2 (4.17%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.08%) Apache
4 1 (2.08%) ArcGIS
4 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 48 (100.00%) Azure
1 48 (100.00%) Serverless
2 14 (29.17%) PaaS
3 11 (22.92%) Logic Apps
4 9 (18.75%) AWS
5 7 (14.58%) AWS Lambda
5 7 (14.58%) IaaS
6 6 (12.50%) Azure Data Factory
6 6 (12.50%) Power Platform
6 6 (12.50%) SaaS
7 5 (10.42%) Office 365
8 4 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (8.33%) Azure Stack
9 3 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (6.25%) GitHub
9 3 (6.25%) OpenShift
10 2 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (4.17%) Amazon S3
11 1 (2.08%) Power Automate
11 1 (2.08%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) DNS
1 4 (8.33%) Network Security
2 3 (6.25%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.83%) Data Lake
2 8 (16.67%) Cosmos DB
3 6 (12.50%) Azure SQL Database
3 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 6 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (10.42%) NoSQL
4 5 (10.42%) Power BI
4 5 (10.42%) Redis
5 4 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (8.33%) Spotfire
6 3 (6.25%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 2 (4.17%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (4.17%) SAP HANA
7 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (2.08%) Apache Hive
8 1 (2.08%) Data Mart
8 1 (2.08%) Hadoop
8 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
8 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (2.08%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 17 (35.42%) Git (software)
2 16 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
3 10 (20.83%) Jenkins
4 5 (10.42%) Visual Studio
5 4 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (6.25%) JIRA
7 2 (4.17%) Cucumber
General
1 14 (29.17%) Front Office
2 13 (27.08%) Finance
3 10 (20.83%) Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Local Government
4 1 (2.08%) Public Sector
4 1 (2.08%) Retail
4 1 (2.08%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (52.08%) Developer
2 14 (29.17%) Azure Developer
3 9 (18.75%) .NET Developer
3 9 (18.75%) C# Developer
4 8 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 7 (14.58%) Architect
5 7 (14.58%) Azure Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Applications Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Azure Architect
6 5 (10.42%) C# Application Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Python Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Senior C# Developer
6 5 (10.42%) SQL Developer
7 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Data Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Database Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Senior Applications Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Senior C# Application Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Senior Python Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (43.75%) .NET
2 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET
3 8 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
4 7 (14.58%) ADO
5 6 (12.50%) CSS
5 6 (12.50%) React
6 5 (10.42%) AngularJS
6 5 (10.42%) ASP.NET Core
6 5 (10.42%) HTML
6 5 (10.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (8.33%) .NET Framework
7 4 (8.33%) jQuery
7 4 (8.33%) JSON
7 4 (8.33%) Sass
7 4 (8.33%) Swagger
7 4 (8.33%) Web Services
8 3 (6.25%) Kafka
8 3 (6.25%) YAML
9 2 (4.17%) Node.js
9 2 (4.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (12.50%) Cloud Native
3 4 (8.33%) Video\Live Streaming
4 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.25%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.08%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.08%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.83%) Linux
1 10 (20.83%) Windows
2 3 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.17%) Debian
3 2 (4.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (41.67%) DevOps
3 12 (25.00%) Microservices
4 9 (18.75%) Architectural Design
4 9 (18.75%) Systematic Trading
5 7 (14.58%) Software Engineering
5 7 (14.58%) TDD
6 6 (12.50%) Kanban
6 6 (12.50%) Scrum
6 6 (12.50%) Web Development
7 5 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (10.42%) Machine Learning
7 5 (10.42%) Open Source
7 5 (10.42%) Technical Leadership
8 4 (8.33%) Data Acquisition
8 4 (8.33%) Low Latency
8 4 (8.33%) Presales
8 4 (8.33%) Software Delivery
8 4 (8.33%) SOLID
8 4 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 29 (60.42%) C#
2 27 (56.25%) SQL
3 20 (41.67%) Python
4 13 (27.08%) JavaScript
5 7 (14.58%) PowerShell
6 5 (10.42%) TypeScript
6 5 (10.42%) VBA
7 4 (8.33%) Bash Shell
7 4 (8.33%) C++
7 4 (8.33%) Shell Script
8 3 (6.25%) Groovy
8 3 (6.25%) Ruby
9 2 (4.17%) Go
9 2 (4.17%) Java
9 2 (4.17%) Perl
9 2 (4.17%) PHP
9 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.08%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 8 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (20.83%) Terraform
2 8 (16.67%) Ansible
3 7 (14.58%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.58%) Databricks
3 3 (6.25%) Atlassian
4 2 (4.17%) BiZZdesign
4 2 (4.17%) Cloudera
4 2 (4.17%) MuleSoft
4 2 (4.17%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (4.17%) SAP
4 2 (4.17%) TOWER Software
5 1 (2.08%) ESRI
5 1 (2.08%) ServiceNow