Period
to 27 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Azure Synapse Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Azure Synapse Analytics over the 6 months to 27 October 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.

Azure Synapse Analytics
England > London
6 months to
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 380 346 -
Rank change year-on-year -34 - -
Contract jobs citing Azure Synapse Analytics 199 17 0
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.55% 0.12% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.45% 0.34% -
Number of daily rates quoted 145 12 0
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £475 -
Median % change year-on-year +21.05% - -
England median daily rate £550 £475 -
% change year-on-year +15.79% - -

Azure Synapse Analytics 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 13,766 5,064 12,027
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.07% 35.38% 32.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,190 3,758 8,832
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% - +2.94%
75th Percentile £650 £625 £613
90th Percentile £725 £713 £688
England median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 10 84
10th Percentile £13.38 £14.76 £16.25
25th Percentile £20.00 £20.25 £19.69
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% +7.14% +10.53%
75th Percentile £51.00 £39.25 £25.25
90th Percentile £65.00 £46.30 £44.70
England median hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -6.98% +2.38% +20.00%

Azure Synapse Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Azure Synapse Analytics in London

Azure Synapse Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Daily rate trend for Azure Synapse Analytics in London

Azure Synapse Analytics
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Azure Synapse Analytics in London over the 6 months to 27 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Azure Synapse Analytics in London

Azure Synapse Analytics
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 Synapse Analytics within the London region over the 6 months to 27 October 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 -43 14 £630 - 11
West London - 1 £570 -
Azure Synapse Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 27 October 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Azure Synapse Analytics 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 Synapse Analytics.

1 199 (100.00%) Azure
2 148 (74.37%) Databricks
3 108 (54.27%) Azure Data Factory
4 107 (53.77%) SQL
5 103 (51.76%) Analytics
6 93 (46.73%) Business Intelligence
7 89 (44.72%) Microsoft
8 85 (42.71%) DevOps
9 81 (40.70%) Data Lake
10 80 (40.20%) Data Modelling
11 70 (35.18%) Power Platform
12 67 (33.67%) Python
13 66 (33.17%) Power BI
14 59 (29.65%) Data Warehouse
15 57 (28.64%) Azure SQL Database
16 55 (27.64%) Agile Software Development
17 47 (23.62%) Social Skills
18 40 (20.10%) Data Engineering
19 38 (19.10%) SQL Server
19 38 (19.10%) Banking
20 36 (18.09%) SAP
21 35 (17.59%) AWS
22 34 (17.09%) Big Data
23 32 (16.08%) Salesforce.com
23 32 (16.08%) Investment Banking
24 31 (15.58%) ETL
24 31 (15.58%) Apache Spark
25 30 (15.08%) Migration
26 28 (14.07%) PowerDesigner
26 28 (14.07%) BiZZdesign

Azure Synapse Analytics
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 31 (15.58%) Apache Spark
2 7 (3.52%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (2.01%) Apache
3 4 (2.01%) Apache Airflow
3 4 (2.01%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.01%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (1.01%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.50%) Confluence
5 1 (0.50%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 3 (1.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.50%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.50%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (5.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (2.01%) SAP S/4HANA
3 3 (1.51%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.50%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.50%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 199 (100.00%) Azure
2 108 (54.27%) Azure Data Factory
3 70 (35.18%) Power Platform
4 35 (17.59%) AWS
5 16 (8.04%) PaaS
6 13 (6.53%) Azure Cosmos DB
6 13 (6.53%) Serverless
7 10 (5.03%) Azure Functions
7 10 (5.03%) Microsoft 365
8 9 (4.52%) Azure Storage
9 8 (4.02%) Amazon S3
9 8 (4.02%) GitHub
10 7 (3.52%) AWS CloudFormation
10 7 (3.52%) Azure Event Grid
11 6 (3.02%) Azure Machine Learning
12 5 (2.51%) Azure Sentinel
12 5 (2.51%) IaaS
12 5 (2.51%) iPaaS
13 4 (2.01%) GCP
13 4 (2.01%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.52%) FTP
2 2 (1.01%) Firewall
3 1 (0.50%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (40.70%) Data Lake
2 66 (33.17%) Power BI
3 59 (29.65%) Data Warehouse
4 57 (28.64%) Azure SQL Database
5 38 (19.10%) SQL Server
6 34 (17.09%) Big Data
7 27 (13.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 17 (8.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 15 (7.54%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 15 (7.54%) Metadata
9 15 (7.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 13 (6.53%) Delta Lake
11 10 (5.03%) Hadoop
11 10 (5.03%) Relational Database
12 9 (4.52%) NoSQL
12 9 (4.52%) OLAP
12 9 (4.52%) OLTP
12 9 (4.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (4.52%) Tableau
13 7 (3.52%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 28 (14.07%) PowerDesigner
2 26 (13.07%) Git (software)
3 9 (4.52%) Jenkins
4 8 (4.02%) JIRA
5 6 (3.02%) ER Studio
5 6 (3.02%) ERwin
5 6 (3.02%) Subversion
6 5 (2.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (1.51%) MLflow
8 2 (1.01%) git-flow
8 2 (1.01%) GitLab
8 2 (1.01%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.50%) kappa
9 1 (0.50%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.50%) Selenium
General
1 47 (23.62%) Social Skills
2 38 (19.10%) Banking
3 32 (16.08%) Investment Banking
4 23 (11.56%) Finance
5 12 (6.03%) Presentation Skills
6 9 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (3.52%) Marketing
8 6 (3.02%) Influencing Skills
8 6 (3.02%) Public Sector
9 4 (2.01%) Retail
10 3 (1.51%) Advertising
11 2 (1.01%) Documentation Skills
11 2 (1.01%) Law
12 1 (0.50%) Automotive
12 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.50%) Games
12 1 (0.50%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 1 (0.50%) Legal
12 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.50%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 77 (38.69%) Azure Engineer
2 75 (37.69%) Data Engineer
3 49 (24.62%) Architect
4 38 (19.10%) Solutions Architect
5 30 (15.08%) Azure Architect
6 29 (14.57%) Data Architect
7 18 (9.05%) Developer
8 15 (7.54%) Consultant
9 13 (6.53%) Cloud Architect
10 12 (6.03%) Technical Architect
11 10 (5.03%) Azure Consultant
11 10 (5.03%) Azure Developer
11 10 (5.03%) Python Engineer
12 9 (4.52%) Cloud Solutions Architect
12 9 (4.52%) DevOps Engineer
13 8 (4.02%) Lead Architect
13 8 (4.02%) Lead Cloud Architect
13 8 (4.02%) Senior Data Engineer
13 8 (4.02%) Technical Leader
13 8 (4.02%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (10.05%) PySpark
2 14 (7.04%) Kafka
3 8 (4.02%) JSON
3 8 (4.02%) pytest
4 7 (3.52%) ARM Templates
4 7 (3.52%) RESTful
5 5 (2.51%) .NET
5 5 (2.51%) REST
5 5 (2.51%) XML
6 3 (1.51%) Spark Streaming
7 2 (1.01%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.01%) Entity Framework
7 2 (1.01%) Pandas
7 2 (1.01%) YAML
8 1 (0.50%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.50%) CSS
8 1 (0.50%) HTML
8 1 (0.50%) HTML5
8 1 (0.50%) J2EE
8 1 (0.50%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.03%) Public Cloud
2 7 (3.52%) Data Structures
3 4 (2.01%) Replication
3 4 (2.01%) User Experience
4 2 (1.01%) Cloud Native
4 2 (1.01%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.50%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.50%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.50%) FMCG
5 1 (0.50%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.50%) Internet of Things
5 1 (0.50%) Legacy Systems
5 1 (0.50%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.50%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.50%) Robotics
5 1 (0.50%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.01%) VMS
2 1 (0.50%) Linux
2 1 (0.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (51.76%) Analytics
2 93 (46.73%) Business Intelligence
3 85 (42.71%) DevOps
4 80 (40.20%) Data Modelling
5 55 (27.64%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (20.10%) Data Engineering
7 31 (15.58%) ETL
8 30 (15.08%) Migration
9 27 (13.57%) Stakeholder Management
10 25 (12.56%) Data Science
11 22 (11.06%) Data Transformation
12 20 (10.05%) Data Pipeline
13 19 (9.55%) Architecture Roadmap
13 19 (9.55%) Scrum
13 19 (9.55%) Strategic Roadmap
14 18 (9.05%) Data Ingestion
14 18 (9.05%) Data Migration
14 18 (9.05%) Logistics
14 18 (9.05%) Master Data Management
15 17 (8.54%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 107 (53.77%) SQL
2 67 (33.67%) Python
3 18 (9.05%) PowerShell
3 18 (9.05%) T-SQL
4 12 (6.03%) Scala
5 10 (5.03%) C#
5 10 (5.03%) R
6 4 (2.01%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 3 (1.51%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.01%) Java
8 2 (1.01%) U-SQL
9 1 (0.50%) Bicep
9 1 (0.50%) COBOL
9 1 (0.50%) Groovy
9 1 (0.50%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (3.02%) Degree
2 5 (2.51%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (2.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.51%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.51%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.50%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.01%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.50%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.52%) Docker
1 7 (3.52%) HDFS
2 5 (2.51%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (8.04%) Terraform
2 9 (4.52%) Kubernetes
3 8 (4.02%) Ansible
4 2 (1.01%) Oozie
4 2 (1.01%) Puppet
5 1 (0.50%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 1 (0.50%) Control-M
5 1 (0.50%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.50%) Salt
Vendors
1 148 (74.37%) Databricks
2 89 (44.72%) Microsoft
3 36 (18.09%) SAP
4 32 (16.08%) Salesforce.com
5 28 (14.07%) BiZZdesign
6 15 (7.54%) IBM
7 13 (6.53%) MuleSoft
8 4 (2.01%) Alteryx
9 3 (1.51%) Adobe
10 2 (1.01%) Cloudera
10 2 (1.01%) Google
10 2 (1.01%) Oracle
11 1 (0.50%) Ab Initio
11 1 (0.50%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.50%) Cisco
11 1 (0.50%) Informatica
11 1 (0.50%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (0.50%) Splunk
11 1 (0.50%) Talend
11 1 (0.50%) Telerik