Period
to 17 August 2018

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 17 August 2018 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 490 581 620
Rank change year-on-year +91 +39 -
Contract jobs citing Cosmos DB 139 25 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.30% 0.059% 0.007%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.20% 0.24% 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 16 3
London median daily rate £500 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.00% -
10th Percentile £413 £413 £365
90th Percentile £595 £575 £495
England median daily rate £500 £500 £470
% change year-on-year - +6.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

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 11,607 10,375 10,523
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 25.30% 24.28% 23.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,649 7,541 7,599
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £358 £338 £313
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 54 46
London median hourly rate £27.33 £28.39 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.73% +3.24% +10.00%
10th Percentile £19.50 £18.96 £17.11
90th Percentile £47.40 £58.75 £100.00
England median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +11.07%

Cosmos DB
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Cosmos DB in London

Cosmos DB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Cosmos DB in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cosmos DB in London

Cosmos DB
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cosmos DB in London over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Contractor 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 17 August 2018. 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 +5 42 £513 +7.89% 14
East London - 21 £450 -
West London - 1 £400 - 4
Cosmos DB
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, 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.

1 138 (99.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 79 (56.83%) Microservices
3 77 (55.40%) C#
4 75 (53.96%) Agile Software Development
5 70 (50.36%) .NET
6 63 (45.32%) SQL
7 62 (44.60%) JavaScript
8 55 (39.57%) Finance
9 53 (38.13%) .NET Core
10 51 (36.69%) AngularJS
11 50 (35.97%) Git (software)
12 49 (35.25%) REST
13 48 (34.53%) Microsoft
14 47 (33.81%) Visual Studio
15 46 (33.09%) Data Lake
16 42 (30.22%) TDD
17 41 (29.50%) SQL Server
17 41 (29.50%) PaaS
17 41 (29.50%) Visual Studio Team System
17 41 (29.50%) DevOps
18 38 (27.34%) Continuous Integration
19 36 (25.90%) Scrum
20 35 (25.18%) Release Management
21 34 (24.46%) Business Intelligence
21 34 (24.46%) Power BI
22 33 (23.74%) JSON
22 33 (23.74%) Big Data
23 32 (23.02%) Analytics
23 32 (23.02%) Azure SQL Database
24 31 (22.30%) ASP.NET Web API

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 30 (21.58%) Apache Spark
2 8 (5.76%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (3.60%) SAS
4 2 (1.44%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.72%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 14 (10.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 138 (99.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (29.50%) PaaS
3 29 (20.86%) Amazon AWS
4 25 (17.99%) Serverless
5 21 (15.11%) Azure Data Factory
6 18 (12.95%) Azure Functions
7 10 (7.19%) Data Lake Analytics
8 5 (3.60%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (2.88%) Azure Machine Learning
10 3 (2.16%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (1.44%) IaaS
12 1 (0.72%) Amazon Glacier
12 1 (0.72%) Amazon Kinesis
12 1 (0.72%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
12 1 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.72%) Firewall
1 1 (0.72%) VLAN
1 1 (0.72%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (33.09%) Data Lake
2 41 (29.50%) SQL Server
3 34 (24.46%) Power BI
4 33 (23.74%) Big Data
5 32 (23.02%) Azure SQL Database
6 26 (18.71%) Hadoop
6 26 (18.71%) Redis
7 24 (17.27%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 24 (17.27%) Data Warehouse
8 23 (16.55%) HDInsight
9 20 (14.39%) MongoDB
10 17 (12.23%) HBase
10 17 (12.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 16 (11.51%) SAP BW
11 16 (11.51%) SAP HANA
11 16 (11.51%) Spotfire
12 13 (9.35%) MySQL
13 12 (8.63%) NoSQL
14 11 (7.91%) Lumira
14 11 (7.91%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 50 (35.97%) Git (software)
2 47 (33.81%) Visual Studio
3 41 (29.50%) Visual Studio Team System
4 29 (20.86%) JIRA
4 29 (20.86%) Mercurial
4 29 (20.86%) Sublime Text
4 29 (20.86%) Subversion
5 16 (11.51%) Octopus Deploy
6 13 (9.35%) TeamCity
7 10 (7.19%) Jenkins
8 7 (5.04%) tSQLt
9 6 (4.32%) SpecFlow
10 4 (2.88%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.72%) Selenium
General
1 55 (39.57%) Finance
2 19 (13.67%) Retail
3 13 (9.35%) Law
4 7 (5.04%) Banking
5 6 (4.32%) Games
6 2 (1.44%) Marketing
7 1 (0.72%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 88 (63.31%) Developer
2 46 (33.09%) .NET Developer
3 28 (20.14%) Applications Developer
3 28 (20.14%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 26 (18.71%) Azure Developer
5 22 (15.83%) JavaScript Developer
6 21 (15.11%) React Developer
7 17 (12.23%) Data Engineer
8 13 (9.35%) C# Developer
9 10 (7.19%) Azure Engineer
9 10 (7.19%) Digital Developer
9 10 (7.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 9 (6.47%) Big Data Engineer
10 9 (6.47%) C# .NET Developer
10 9 (6.47%) Mobile Developer
10 9 (6.47%) SAP Engineer
10 9 (6.47%) Senior Developer
11 8 (5.76%) Architect
11 8 (5.76%) Consultant
12 7 (5.04%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (50.36%) .NET
2 53 (38.13%) .NET Core
3 51 (36.69%) AngularJS
4 49 (35.25%) REST
5 33 (23.74%) JSON
6 31 (22.30%) ASP.NET Web API
7 29 (20.86%) OAuth
7 29 (20.86%) OAuth2
7 29 (20.86%) OpenID
7 29 (20.86%) React Native
8 27 (19.42%) React
9 24 (17.27%) RESTful
10 19 (13.67%) ASP.NET
11 14 (10.07%) Angular 2
12 11 (7.91%) Kafka
13 10 (7.19%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (5.76%) .NET Framework
14 8 (5.76%) Entity Framework
15 7 (5.04%) MDX
16 6 (4.32%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 29 (20.86%) Mobile App
1 29 (20.86%) User Experience
2 28 (20.14%) Greenfield Project
3 20 (14.39%) Fintech
4 16 (11.51%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.60%) Algorithms
5 5 (3.60%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.44%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.44%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.72%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.72%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.72%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.72%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 30 (21.58%) Apple iOS
2 20 (14.39%) Android
3 12 (8.63%) Windows
4 2 (1.44%) Linux
5 1 (0.72%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (56.83%) Microservices
2 75 (53.96%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (30.22%) TDD
4 41 (29.50%) DevOps
5 38 (27.34%) Continuous Integration
6 36 (25.90%) Scrum
7 35 (25.18%) Release Management
8 34 (24.46%) Business Intelligence
9 32 (23.02%) Analytics
10 29 (20.86%) API Integration
10 29 (20.86%) Benchmarking
11 25 (17.99%) MVC
12 22 (15.83%) E-Commerce
13 20 (14.39%) API Development
14 18 (12.95%) Problem-Solving
14 18 (12.95%) Visualisation
15 16 (11.51%) ETL
15 16 (11.51%) Test Automation
16 15 (10.79%) Data Science
16 15 (10.79%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 77 (55.40%) C#
2 63 (45.32%) SQL
3 62 (44.60%) JavaScript
4 28 (20.14%) JSX
4 28 (20.14%) Python
5 19 (13.67%) PowerShell
6 12 (8.63%) R
7 10 (7.19%) U-SQL
8 9 (6.47%) T-SQL
9 8 (5.76%) C
10 7 (5.04%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 5 (3.60%) MATLAB
12 3 (2.16%) Scala
13 2 (1.44%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.72%) ES6
14 1 (0.72%) Go
14 1 (0.72%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (6.47%) Degree
2 5 (3.60%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.60%) GDPR
2 1 (0.72%) GCP
2 1 (0.72%) QA
System Software
1 8 (5.76%) Docker
2 5 (3.60%) Apache Flume
3 3 (2.16%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.72%) HDFS
4 1 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (7.91%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.72%) Ansible
2 1 (0.72%) SCOrch
2 1 (0.72%) Terraform
Vendors
1 48 (34.53%) Microsoft
2 16 (11.51%) SAP
3 11 (7.91%) Alteryx
4 7 (5.04%) Oracle
5 6 (4.32%) Databricks
6 5 (3.60%) Informatica
6 5 (3.60%) Tableau
6 5 (3.60%) Talend
7 4 (2.88%) SendGrid
8 2 (1.44%) BT
8 2 (1.44%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (1.44%) Yahoo!
9 1 (0.72%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.72%) Hortonworks
9 1 (0.72%) MapR
9 1 (0.72%) Pegasus
9 1 (0.72%) Xamarin