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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 21 May 2022 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
21 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 413 338 425
Rank change year-on-year -75 +87 -
Contract jobs citing Azure Synapse Analytics 182 138 6
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.47% 0.57% 0.030%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.22% 1.46% 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 82 2
10th Percentile £400 £414 £552
25th Percentile £469 £464 £555
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £525 £569
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% -7.69% -
75th Percentile £700 £613 £592
90th Percentile £763 £689 £601
England median daily rate £550 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +4.76% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £90.90 £66.50 -
Median % change year-on-year +36.69% - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £66.50 -
% change year-on-year -47.37% - -

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 14,888 9,439 6,866
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.28% 38.71% 34.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,140 6,932 5,148
10th Percentile £390 £363 £325
25th Percentile £475 £438 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% - -
75th Percentile £688 £625 £625
90th Percentile £775 £700 £700
England median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 43 43
10th Percentile £19.75 £15.25 £13.40
25th Percentile £23.17 £21.99 £18.60
Median hourly rate £40.00 £33.50 £24.00
Median % change year-on-year +19.40% +39.58% +11.63%
75th Percentile £64.81 £64.38 £45.73
90th Percentile £79.13 £68.00 £60.30
England median hourly rate £21.50 £21.05 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.14% +5.25% +2.56%

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 21 May 2022.

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 21 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -28 15 £650 +8.33% 4
West London - 6 £488 - 1
South London -13 2 £438 +1.74% 1
Azure Synapse Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 2022, 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.

1 182 (100.00%) Azure
2 131 (71.98%) Databricks
3 105 (57.69%) Azure Data Factory
4 101 (55.49%) SQL
5 95 (52.20%) Analytics
6 84 (46.15%) Microsoft
7 82 (45.05%) DevOps
8 70 (38.46%) Data Lake
9 64 (35.16%) Power Platform
10 60 (32.97%) Python
10 60 (32.97%) Data Warehouse
11 56 (30.77%) Power BI
12 53 (29.12%) Data Engineering
12 53 (29.12%) Business Intelligence
13 52 (28.57%) Agile
13 52 (28.57%) CI/CD
14 48 (26.37%) ETL
15 47 (25.82%) Big Data
16 42 (23.08%) Apache Spark
16 42 (23.08%) Data Modelling
17 39 (21.43%) Migration
17 39 (21.43%) Azure SQL Database
17 39 (21.43%) Social Skills
18 37 (20.33%) Data Pipeline
18 37 (20.33%) Serverless
19 36 (19.78%) SQL Server
20 33 (18.13%) Finance
20 33 (18.13%) Banking
21 30 (16.48%) Scrum
22 29 (15.93%) Azure Functions

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 42 (23.08%) Apache Spark
2 8 (4.40%) Apache Airflow
3 6 (3.30%) Apache
4 5 (2.75%) NServiceBus
5 4 (2.20%) Confluence
6 2 (1.10%) Jupyter
7 1 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (4.40%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.55%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.55%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 182 (100.00%) Azure
2 105 (57.69%) Azure Data Factory
3 64 (35.16%) Power Platform
4 37 (20.33%) Serverless
5 29 (15.93%) Azure Functions
6 28 (15.38%) Amazon S3
7 26 (14.29%) Azure Monitor
8 25 (13.74%) AWS
9 17 (9.34%) GitHub
10 12 (6.59%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 11 (6.04%) Azure Machine Learning
12 10 (5.49%) Azure Service Bus
13 9 (4.95%) AWS Lambda
13 9 (4.95%) Azure Key Vault
13 9 (4.95%) Azure Logic Apps
14 7 (3.85%) Amazon SageMaker
15 6 (3.30%) GitHub Actions
16 5 (2.75%) Azure Sentinel
16 5 (2.75%) PaaS
17 4 (2.20%) Azure Event Grid
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.30%) FTP
2 3 (1.65%) Cisco IPT
3 2 (1.10%) MPLS
4 1 (0.55%) Firewall
4 1 (0.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (38.46%) Data Lake
2 60 (32.97%) Data Warehouse
3 56 (30.77%) Power BI
4 47 (25.82%) Big Data
5 39 (21.43%) Azure SQL Database
6 36 (19.78%) SQL Server
7 19 (10.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 17 (9.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 14 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 14 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 13 (7.14%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 10 (5.49%) Metadata
11 10 (5.49%) Relational Database
12 9 (4.95%) Delta Lake
13 8 (4.40%) Hadoop
13 8 (4.40%) PostgreSQL
13 8 (4.40%) RDBMS
14 7 (3.85%) Apache Hive
14 7 (3.85%) NoSQL
14 7 (3.85%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 25 (13.74%) Git (software)
2 14 (7.69%) PowerDesigner
3 10 (5.49%) JIRA
4 9 (4.95%) kappa
5 7 (3.85%) GitLab
5 7 (3.85%) Sonatype Nexus
5 7 (3.85%) Visual Studio
6 6 (3.30%) ER Studio
6 6 (3.30%) ERwin
6 6 (3.30%) Subversion
7 4 (2.20%) Cucumber
7 4 (2.20%) HP UFT
7 4 (2.20%) JBehave
7 4 (2.20%) Selenium
7 4 (2.20%) TestComplete
7 4 (2.20%) Visual Studio Coded UI
8 3 (1.65%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.10%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 39 (21.43%) Social Skills
2 33 (18.13%) Banking
2 33 (18.13%) Finance
3 24 (13.19%) Investment Banking
4 9 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.95%) Legal
5 6 (3.30%) Law
6 5 (2.75%) Publishing
7 4 (2.20%) Financial Institution
7 4 (2.20%) General Ledger
7 4 (2.20%) Public Sector
8 3 (1.65%) Influencing Skills
9 2 (1.10%) Local Government
9 2 (1.10%) Organisational Skills
10 1 (0.55%) Advertising
10 1 (0.55%) French Language
10 1 (0.55%) Marketing
10 1 (0.55%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 61 (33.52%) Data Engineer
2 47 (25.82%) Architect
3 39 (21.43%) Azure Engineer
4 32 (17.58%) Data Architect
5 27 (14.84%) Developer
6 25 (13.74%) Solutions Architect
7 15 (8.24%) Azure Architect
7 15 (8.24%) Technical Leader
8 13 (7.14%) Azure Developer
8 13 (7.14%) Lead Architect
9 12 (6.59%) Cloud Architect
9 12 (6.59%) Cloud Engineer
10 11 (6.04%) Cloud Solutions Architect
10 11 (6.04%) Lead Cloud Architect
10 11 (6.04%) Lead Solutions Architect
10 11 (6.04%) Technical Architect
10 11 (6.04%) Technical Solutions Architect
11 8 (4.40%) Python Engineer
11 8 (4.40%) Senior Data Engineer
12 7 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (13.19%) Kafka
2 14 (7.69%) Spark Streaming
3 10 (5.49%) ARM Templates
4 8 (4.40%) PySpark
5 7 (3.85%) Hibernate
5 7 (3.85%) Pandas
5 7 (3.85%) pytest
5 7 (3.85%) Spring
6 6 (3.30%) .NET
6 6 (3.30%) JMS
6 6 (3.30%) Spring Boot
7 5 (2.75%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (1.10%) GraphQL
8 2 (1.10%) REST
9 1 (0.55%) .NET Core
9 1 (0.55%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.55%) ADO
9 1 (0.55%) Entity Framework
9 1 (0.55%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (0.55%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
2 11 (6.04%) Public Cloud
3 7 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (2.75%) Cloud Native
5 4 (2.20%) Credit Risk
5 4 (2.20%) Hedge funds
5 4 (2.20%) Virtual Team
6 3 (1.65%) Legacy Systems
7 2 (1.10%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.10%) NHS
7 2 (1.10%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.55%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.55%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.55%) IoT
8 1 (0.55%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.55%) Renewable Energy
8 1 (0.55%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.85%) Unix
2 4 (2.20%) Linux
3 2 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (52.20%) Analytics
2 82 (45.05%) DevOps
3 53 (29.12%) Business Intelligence
3 53 (29.12%) Data Engineering
4 52 (28.57%) Agile
4 52 (28.57%) CI/CD
5 48 (26.37%) ETL
6 42 (23.08%) Data Modelling
7 39 (21.43%) Migration
8 37 (20.33%) Data Pipeline
9 30 (16.48%) Scrum
10 25 (13.74%) Data Science
10 25 (13.74%) Log Analytics
10 25 (13.74%) Stakeholder Management
11 18 (9.89%) Data Security
12 17 (9.34%) Data Analytics
12 17 (9.34%) Machine Learning
13 16 (8.79%) Data Migration
14 15 (8.24%) Data Analysis
14 15 (8.24%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 101 (55.49%) SQL
2 60 (32.97%) Python
3 28 (15.38%) PowerShell
4 25 (13.74%) Java
5 20 (10.99%) C#
6 18 (9.89%) Bash
7 12 (6.59%) Scala
8 10 (5.49%) T-SQL
9 7 (3.85%) R
10 6 (3.30%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 4 (2.20%) VBScript
12 1 (0.55%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (5.49%) FFIEC
2 8 (4.40%) PMP
3 7 (3.85%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.65%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 3 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.65%) CISSP
4 3 (1.65%) Degree
4 3 (1.65%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.65%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.65%) TOGAF Certification
5 2 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.55%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.99%) Data Quality
2 10 (5.49%) GLBA
2 10 (5.49%) NIST
2 10 (5.49%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.20%) GDPR
4 3 (1.65%) Accessibility
5 1 (0.55%) PMO
5 1 (0.55%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.30%) HDFS
2 4 (2.20%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.55%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (7.14%) Kubernetes
2 9 (4.95%) Terraform
3 6 (3.30%) Istio
4 1 (0.55%) Ansible
Vendors
1 131 (71.98%) Databricks
2 84 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 23 (12.64%) SAP
4 14 (7.69%) BiZZdesign
5 13 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
6 10 (5.49%) IBM
7 7 (3.85%) Oracle
8 6 (3.30%) AppDynamics
9 2 (1.10%) Ab Initio
9 2 (1.10%) Alteryx
10 1 (0.55%) Adobe
10 1 (0.55%) Cloudera
10 1 (0.55%) Hortonworks
10 1 (0.55%) MuleSoft
10 1 (0.55%) RedGate
10 1 (0.55%) Talend
10 1 (0.55%) VMware