Period
to 11 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Cosmos DB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cosmos DB over the 6 months to 11 April 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 Cosmos DB (Azure DocumentDB)
England > London
6 months to
11 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 318 394 468
Rank change year-on-year +76 +74 +112
Contract jobs citing Cosmos DB 118 63 144
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.54% 0.26% 0.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.31% 1.07% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 41 109
10th Percentile £349 £450 £418
25th Percentile £406 £475 £463
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% - -
75th Percentile £608 £575 £550
90th Percentile £675 £638 £588
England median daily rate £470 £500 £500
% change year-on-year -6.00% - +2.56%

Cosmos DB 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 5,114 5,892 10,568
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 23.60% 24.17% 24.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,630 4,285 7,796
10th Percentile £363 £363 £363
25th Percentile £428 £425 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £525 £525
75th Percentile £625 £625 £603
90th Percentile £700 £700 £675
England median daily rate £500 £488 £488
% change year-on-year +2.56% - +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 25 41
10th Percentile £20.00 £16.62 £20.00
25th Percentile £24.75 £22.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate £35.50 £27.50 £24.50
Median % change year-on-year +29.09% +12.24% -9.79%
75th Percentile £58.75 £48.63 £37.50
90th Percentile £68.00 £73.20 £56.50
England median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -4.00% -28.57% +16.67%

Cosmos DB
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Cosmos DB as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Cosmos DB in London

Cosmos DB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Cosmos DB in London.

Daily rate trend for Cosmos DB in London

Cosmos DB
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Cosmos DB in London over the 6 months to 11 April 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Cosmos DB in London

Cosmos DB
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 Cosmos DB within the London region over the 6 months to 11 April 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 +39 1 £425 -17.07% 6
Cosmos DB
England

For the 6 months to 11 April 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Cosmos DB 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 Cosmos DB.

1 115 (97.46%) Azure
2 61 (51.69%) .NET
3 53 (44.92%) SQL
4 45 (38.14%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (36.44%) DevOps
6 42 (35.59%) C#
7 40 (33.90%) Microsoft
8 34 (28.81%) Azure SQL Database
9 31 (26.27%) SQL Server
10 30 (25.42%) .NET Core
11 29 (24.58%) Microservices
11 29 (24.58%) Business Intelligence
12 24 (20.34%) PaaS
13 23 (19.49%) Kubernetes
14 22 (18.64%) Azure Data Factory
14 22 (18.64%) Finance
14 22 (18.64%) Data Modelling
15 21 (17.80%) JavaScript
15 21 (17.80%) NoSQL
16 19 (16.10%) Data Architecture
16 19 (16.10%) Power Platform
16 19 (16.10%) Data Lake
17 18 (15.25%) React
17 18 (15.25%) Docker
17 18 (15.25%) Serverless
17 18 (15.25%) Problem-Solving
17 18 (15.25%) Git (software)
17 18 (15.25%) JSON
17 18 (15.25%) Security Cleared
18 17 (14.41%) Migration

Cosmos DB
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 10 (8.47%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.93%) Apache
3 6 (5.08%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.69%) Apache Synapse
5 1 (0.85%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.85%) Confluence
5 1 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.85%) SAS
5 1 (0.85%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.69%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 115 (97.46%) Azure
2 24 (20.34%) PaaS
3 22 (18.64%) Azure Data Factory
4 19 (16.10%) Power Platform
5 18 (15.25%) Serverless
6 14 (11.86%) AWS
6 14 (11.86%) Azure Functions
7 12 (10.17%) IaaS
8 10 (8.47%) Logic Apps
9 8 (6.78%) Microsoft 365
9 8 (6.78%) PowerApps
10 7 (5.93%) Azure Active Directory
11 6 (5.08%) GCP
11 6 (5.08%) Yammer
12 2 (1.69%) Amazon S3
12 2 (1.69%) npm
12 2 (1.69%) Yarn
13 1 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.24%) Network Security
2 4 (3.39%) Firewall
3 1 (0.85%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (28.81%) Azure SQL Database
2 31 (26.27%) SQL Server
3 21 (17.80%) NoSQL
4 19 (16.10%) Data Lake
5 17 (14.41%) Relational Database
6 12 (10.17%) Power BI
6 12 (10.17%) RDBMS
7 10 (8.47%) MongoDB
8 9 (7.63%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (5.08%) Big Data
10 5 (4.24%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 5 (4.24%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (4.24%) Redis
11 4 (3.39%) MySQL
11 4 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (2.54%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (2.54%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 3 (2.54%) Hadoop
12 3 (2.54%) HBase
12 3 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (15.25%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.93%) JIRA
3 4 (3.39%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (2.54%) Jasmine
4 3 (2.54%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.54%) Karma Test Runner
4 3 (2.54%) ReSharper
5 2 (1.69%) Cypress.io
5 2 (1.69%) ERwin
5 2 (1.69%) Grunt
5 2 (1.69%) gulp
5 2 (1.69%) JUnit
5 2 (1.69%) Maven
5 2 (1.69%) Mocha
5 2 (1.69%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.69%) webpack
6 1 (0.85%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.85%) Selenium
6 1 (0.85%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.85%) TeamCity
General
1 22 (18.64%) Finance
2 13 (11.02%) Law
2 13 (11.02%) Public Sector
3 5 (4.24%) Banking
4 4 (3.39%) Police
5 2 (1.69%) Marketing
5 2 (1.69%) Military
6 1 (0.85%) French Language
6 1 (0.85%) Games
6 1 (0.85%) German Language
6 1 (0.85%) Publishing
6 1 (0.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (44.92%) Developer
2 27 (22.88%) Architect
3 26 (22.03%) .NET Developer
4 17 (14.41%) Azure Developer
5 16 (13.56%) Data Architect
6 13 (11.02%) Azure Engineer
6 13 (11.02%) C# Developer
6 13 (11.02%) Data Engineer
7 11 (9.32%) React Developer
8 10 (8.47%) Full Stack Developer
9 9 (7.63%) C# .NET Developer
10 7 (5.93%) Azure Architect
11 6 (5.08%) Database Developer
11 6 (5.08%) Solutions Architect
12 5 (4.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 5 (4.24%) Node.js Developer
12 5 (4.24%) Senior Developer
13 4 (3.39%) Azure DevOps
13 4 (3.39%) Lead Developer
13 4 (3.39%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (51.69%) .NET
2 30 (25.42%) .NET Core
3 18 (15.25%) JSON
3 18 (15.25%) React
4 16 (13.56%) CSS
5 15 (12.71%) AngularJS
6 14 (11.86%) HTML
6 14 (11.86%) Node.js
7 13 (11.02%) .NET Framework
7 13 (11.02%) REST
7 13 (11.02%) RESTful
8 10 (8.47%) ASP.NET
9 8 (6.78%) HTML5
10 7 (5.93%) HTML5 Canvas
11 6 (5.08%) Kafka
11 6 (5.08%) Microsoft Graph
11 6 (5.08%) OAuth
12 5 (4.24%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (4.24%) Redux
12 5 (4.24%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.17%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (4.24%) Cloud Native
3 4 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.39%) User Experience
4 3 (2.54%) Enterprise Cloud
4 3 (2.54%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.69%) Semantic Web
6 1 (0.85%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.85%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.85%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.85%) Reinsurance
6 1 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.85%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.24%) Windows
2 4 (3.39%) Linux
3 2 (1.69%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.69%) VMS
4 1 (0.85%) Android
4 1 (0.85%) Debian
4 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (38.14%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (36.44%) DevOps
3 29 (24.58%) Business Intelligence
3 29 (24.58%) Microservices
4 22 (18.64%) Data Modelling
5 19 (16.10%) Data Architecture
6 18 (15.25%) Problem-Solving
7 17 (14.41%) Migration
8 16 (13.56%) Data Integration
9 15 (12.71%) Information Security
9 15 (12.71%) Waterfall
10 14 (11.86%) KYC
11 13 (11.02%) Scrum
12 12 (10.17%) Analytics
13 11 (9.32%) API Development
13 11 (9.32%) Infrastructure as Code
13 11 (9.32%) TDD
13 11 (9.32%) Unit Testing
14 10 (8.47%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (8.47%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 53 (44.92%) SQL
2 42 (35.59%) C#
3 21 (17.80%) JavaScript
4 16 (13.56%) Python
5 11 (9.32%) PowerShell
6 10 (8.47%) TypeScript
7 6 (5.08%) Java
8 5 (4.24%) Go
8 5 (4.24%) T-SQL
9 4 (3.39%) Ruby
10 3 (2.54%) ES6
10 3 (2.54%) Scala
11 2 (1.69%) Groovy
12 1 (0.85%) C++
12 1 (0.85%) COBOL
12 1 (0.85%) Perl
12 1 (0.85%) PHP
12 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.85%) Rust
12 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (15.25%) Security Cleared
2 15 (12.71%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.24%) Degree
4 2 (1.69%) ISEB
4 2 (1.69%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.85%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.85%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.85%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.54%) NIST
1 3 (2.54%) QA
1 3 (2.54%) WCAG
2 2 (1.69%) GDPR
System Software
1 18 (15.25%) Docker
2 10 (8.47%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.54%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.85%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 23 (19.49%) Kubernetes
2 16 (13.56%) Terraform
3 6 (5.08%) Microsoft Intune
4 5 (4.24%) Ansible
5 2 (1.69%) Grafana
5 2 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (1.69%) Istio
5 2 (1.69%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 40 (33.90%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.32%) Databricks
3 4 (3.39%) Google
3 4 (3.39%) Oracle
4 2 (1.69%) Alteryx
5 1 (0.85%) Ab Initio
5 1 (0.85%) Dynatrace
5 1 (0.85%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.85%) MuleSoft
5 1 (0.85%) Oblix
5 1 (0.85%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.85%) SAP
5 1 (0.85%) Splunk
5 1 (0.85%) StreamSets