Period
to 16 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Azure SQL Data Warehouse skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Azure SQL Data Warehouse over the 6 months to 16 September 2019 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 SQL Data Warehouse
England > London
6 months to
16 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 449 559 576
Rank change year-on-year +110 +17 +48
Contract jobs citing Azure SQL Data Warehouse 125 61 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.32% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.33% 0.54% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 42 28
London median daily rate £490 £475 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.16% -13.64% -6.38%
10th Percentile £413 £401 £409
90th Percentile £638 £611 £625
England median daily rate £493 £475 £515
% change year-on-year +3.68% -7.77% -6.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
London median hourly rate £35.00 £59.84 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.51% - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £59.84 -
% change year-on-year -41.51% - -

Azure SQL Data Warehouse is in the Databases and Business Intelligence 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 database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 9,418 11,327 10,529
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 24.21% 25.06% 24.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,812 8,441 7,680
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £363 £360 £338
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
England median daily rate £480 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 56 59
London median hourly rate £35.00 £27.62 £27.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.74% +1.68% -18.93%
10th Percentile £15.60 £19.50 £18.60
90th Percentile £54.63 £47.63 £58.75
England median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year +16.67% +1.69% +1.68%

Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Azure SQL Data Warehouse as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Azure SQL Data Warehouse in London

Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Azure SQL Data Warehouse in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Azure SQL Data Warehouse in London

Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Azure SQL Data Warehouse in London over the 6 months to 16 September 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Azure SQL Data Warehouse in London

Azure SQL Data Warehouse
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 SQL Data Warehouse within the London region over the 6 months to 16 September 2019. 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 +56 36 £506 +12.50% 9
West London +17 1 £475 +18.75% 1
Azure SQL Data Warehouse
England

For the 6 months to 16 September 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Azure SQL Data Warehouse 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 SQL Data Warehouse.

1 125 (100.00%) Azure
2 123 (98.40%) Data Warehouse
3 102 (81.60%) SQL
4 63 (50.40%) Microsoft
5 62 (49.60%) Agile Software Development
6 60 (48.00%) ETL
6 60 (48.00%) Business Intelligence
6 60 (48.00%) Azure Data Factory
7 57 (45.60%) Data Lake
8 50 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 48 (38.40%) Power BI
9 48 (38.40%) Power Platform
10 42 (33.60%) Azure SQL Database
11 40 (32.00%) Analytics
11 40 (32.00%) Data Modelling
11 40 (32.00%) Python
12 39 (31.20%) SQL Server
13 32 (25.60%) PowerShell
13 32 (25.60%) Databricks
14 29 (23.20%) Big Data
15 28 (22.40%) Git (software)
15 28 (22.40%) Finance
16 26 (20.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 25 (20.00%) Tableau
17 25 (20.00%) ETL Development
17 25 (20.00%) T-SQL
17 25 (20.00%) Data Lake Analytics
18 24 (19.20%) PaaS
19 23 (18.40%) C#
20 22 (17.60%) IaaS

Azure SQL Data Warehouse
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 21 (16.80%) Apache Spark
2 11 (8.80%) Apache
3 3 (2.40%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.60%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.80%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 125 (100.00%) Azure
2 60 (48.00%) Azure Data Factory
3 48 (38.40%) Power Platform
4 25 (20.00%) Data Lake Analytics
5 24 (19.20%) PaaS
6 22 (17.60%) IaaS
7 19 (15.20%) Serverless
8 18 (14.40%) AWS
9 14 (11.20%) Azure Functions
10 13 (10.40%) Slack
11 7 (5.60%) GCP
12 6 (4.80%) Azure Machine Learning
13 3 (2.40%) GitHub
14 2 (1.60%) Azure Stack
14 2 (1.60%) Qubole
15 1 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
15 1 (0.80%) Amazon EMR
15 1 (0.80%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.60%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (0.80%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (98.40%) Data Warehouse
2 57 (45.60%) Data Lake
3 50 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 48 (38.40%) Power BI
5 42 (33.60%) Azure SQL Database
6 39 (31.20%) SQL Server
7 29 (23.20%) Big Data
8 26 (20.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 21 (16.80%) Cosmos DB
9 21 (16.80%) MySQL
10 20 (16.00%) Hadoop
11 18 (14.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 17 (13.60%) PostgreSQL
13 14 (11.20%) SQL Server 2016
14 10 (8.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 8 (6.40%) HDInsight
16 6 (4.80%) Relational Database
16 6 (4.80%) SQL Server 2012
17 4 (3.20%) HBase
17 4 (3.20%) Semantic Layer
Development Applications
1 28 (22.40%) Git (software)
2 16 (12.80%) JIRA
2 16 (12.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 12 (9.60%) Jenkins
3 12 (9.60%) TeamCity
4 11 (8.80%) tSQLt
5 10 (8.00%) SpecFlow
5 10 (8.00%) Visual Studio Team System
6 9 (7.20%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (2.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (2.40%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.40%) Maven
7 3 (2.40%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.60%) Concordion
8 2 (1.60%) EasyMock
8 2 (1.60%) Gradle
8 2 (1.60%) Mockito
9 1 (0.80%) ER Studio
9 1 (0.80%) JIRA Agile
9 1 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 28 (22.40%) Finance
2 14 (11.20%) Retail
3 9 (7.20%) Banking
4 4 (3.20%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.20%) Public Sector
5 2 (1.60%) Electronics
5 2 (1.60%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.60%) Marketing
5 2 (1.60%) Publishing
5 2 (1.60%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.80%) Advertising
6 1 (0.80%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 43 (34.40%) Developer
2 23 (18.40%) Architect
2 23 (18.40%) Data Engineer
3 18 (14.40%) Azure Developer
3 18 (14.40%) Azure Engineer
4 16 (12.80%) Azure Architect
5 14 (11.20%) Data Architect
6 13 (10.40%) SQL Developer
7 12 (9.60%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 12 (9.60%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 10 (8.00%) Analyst
8 10 (8.00%) Data Warehouse Architect
9 8 (6.40%) DBA
9 8 (6.40%) Power BI Developer
10 7 (5.60%) SQL DBA
11 6 (4.80%) ETL Developer
11 6 (4.80%) Solutions Architect
12 5 (4.00%) Data Analyst
12 5 (4.00%) Python Engineer
12 5 (4.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.00%) Velocity
2 7 (5.60%) MDX
3 6 (4.80%) Kafka
4 3 (2.40%) .NET
4 3 (2.40%) Gherkin
4 3 (2.40%) PySpark
5 2 (1.60%) Web Services
6 1 (0.80%) Backbone.js
6 1 (0.80%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.20%) Replication
2 13 (10.40%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.20%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (2.40%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.40%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (1.60%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (1.60%) NHS
5 2 (1.60%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.80%) Equities
6 1 (0.80%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.80%) Renewable Energy
6 1 (0.80%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.60%) Unix
2 3 (2.40%) Linux
2 3 (2.40%) Windows
3 2 (1.60%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (49.60%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (48.00%) Business Intelligence
2 60 (48.00%) ETL
3 40 (32.00%) Analytics
3 40 (32.00%) Data Modelling
4 25 (20.00%) ETL Development
5 19 (15.20%) Migration
6 18 (14.40%) Data Engineering
6 18 (14.40%) Scrum
6 18 (14.40%) Server Management
7 17 (13.60%) DevOps
8 16 (12.80%) Data Science
9 15 (12.00%) Data Integration
10 14 (11.20%) Validation
11 13 (10.40%) Problem-Solving
11 13 (10.40%) Test Automation
12 12 (9.60%) E-Commerce
12 12 (9.60%) Kimball Methodology
13 9 (7.20%) Continuous Delivery
13 9 (7.20%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 102 (81.60%) SQL
2 40 (32.00%) Python
3 32 (25.60%) PowerShell
4 25 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 23 (18.40%) C#
6 12 (9.60%) U-SQL
7 11 (8.80%) Bash Shell
7 11 (8.80%) Scala
8 6 (4.80%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 5 (4.00%) R
10 3 (2.40%) JavaScript
11 2 (1.60%) Java
11 2 (1.60%) Perl
11 2 (1.60%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.80%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (0.80%) Degree
1 1 (0.80%) SC Cleared
1 1 (0.80%) Security Cleared
1 1 (0.80%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.20%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.80%) GDPR
2 1 (0.80%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.20%) HDFS
2 3 (2.40%) Docker
3 2 (1.60%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.80%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.40%) Ansible
1 3 (2.40%) Kubernetes
1 3 (2.40%) Terraform
Vendors
1 63 (50.40%) Microsoft
2 32 (25.60%) Databricks
3 25 (20.00%) Tableau
4 6 (4.80%) Google
5 5 (4.00%) Oracle
6 3 (2.40%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.60%) Greenplum
7 2 (1.60%) Informatica
7 2 (1.60%) MuleSoft
7 2 (1.60%) SAP
7 2 (1.60%) Sybase
7 2 (1.60%) Teradata
8 1 (0.80%) Cisco
8 1 (0.80%) Dell
8 1 (0.80%) EMC
8 1 (0.80%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.80%) NetApp
8 1 (0.80%) Splunk
8 1 (0.80%) Talend
8 1 (0.80%) VMware