Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 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 Cosmos DB (Azure DocumentDB)
England > London
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 512 583 596
Rank change year-on-year +71 +13 +14
Contract jobs citing Cosmos DB 110 46 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.25% 0.100% 0.014%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.04% 0.42% 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 38 6
London median daily rate £513 £500 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% -6.98% +13.16%
10th Percentile £450 £392 £388
90th Percentile £588 £575 £600
England median daily rate £513 £500 £525
% change year-on-year +2.50% -4.76% +10.53%
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 10,583 10,940 10,036
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 24.13% 23.72% 23.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,825 8,240 7,126
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £350 £325
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £484 £473 £430
% change year-on-year +2.43% +9.88% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 59 46
London median hourly rate £30.00 £26.78 £33.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.04% -19.47% -2.21%
10th Percentile £19.06 £17.19 £15.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £58.75 £65.00
England median hourly rate £35.00 £31.23 £27.50
% change year-on-year +12.07% +13.56% -8.33%

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 20 January 2019.

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 20 January 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 +27 51 £525 +5.00% 5
East London - 3 - - 1
South London - 2 £450 - 1
West London +13 1 £400 -15.79% 3
North London - 1 £475 -
Cosmos DB
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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.

1 107 (97.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 84 (76.36%) .NET
3 78 (70.91%) C#
4 69 (62.73%) SQL
5 62 (56.36%) .NET Core
6 51 (46.36%) Data Lake
7 50 (45.45%) TDD
8 48 (43.64%) SQL Server
9 46 (41.82%) Microservices
10 45 (40.91%) Azure SQL Database
11 40 (36.36%) Serverless
12 38 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
13 33 (30.00%) Greenfield Project
14 32 (29.09%) ASP.NET Web API
14 32 (29.09%) Analytics
15 30 (27.27%) AngularJS
15 30 (27.27%) Redis
16 29 (26.36%) Microsoft
17 27 (24.55%) DevOps
18 25 (22.73%) JavaScript
19 24 (21.82%) Fintech
19 24 (21.82%) REST
20 23 (20.91%) MongoDB
20 23 (20.91%) React
21 22 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
21 22 (20.00%) Visual Studio Team System
21 22 (20.00%) Azure Functions
22 21 (19.09%) Angular 2
22 21 (19.09%) Scrum
23 20 (18.18%) Finance

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 11 (10.00%) Apache Spark
2 9 (8.18%) SAS
3 2 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 9 (8.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.91%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 107 (97.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (36.36%) Serverless
3 22 (20.00%) Azure Functions
4 17 (15.45%) Azure Data Factory
5 15 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
6 13 (11.82%) PaaS
7 12 (10.91%) Data Lake Analytics
8 3 (2.73%) Azure Machine Learning
8 3 (2.73%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (2.73%) IaaS
9 2 (1.82%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (1.82%) Firebase
10 1 (0.91%) Amazon Glacier
10 1 (0.91%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (0.91%) Apigee
10 1 (0.91%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
10 1 (0.91%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (46.36%) Data Lake
2 48 (43.64%) SQL Server
3 45 (40.91%) Azure SQL Database
4 30 (27.27%) Redis
5 23 (20.91%) MongoDB
6 22 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
7 20 (18.18%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 20 (18.18%) NoSQL
8 18 (16.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 14 (12.73%) Big Data
10 13 (11.82%) Relational Database
11 12 (10.91%) Hadoop
12 10 (9.09%) HBase
12 10 (9.09%) HDInsight
13 9 (8.18%) Data Mining
13 9 (8.18%) SAP BW
13 9 (8.18%) SAP HANA
14 8 (7.27%) Power BI
15 7 (6.36%) RDBMS
16 6 (5.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 22 (20.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 11 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 11 (10.00%) Moq
2 11 (10.00%) NUnit
3 7 (6.36%) Visual Studio
4 6 (5.45%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.82%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (1.82%) webpack
7 1 (0.91%) JUnit
7 1 (0.91%) Mockito
7 1 (0.91%) Selenium
7 1 (0.91%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (18.18%) Finance
2 12 (10.91%) Retail
3 11 (10.00%) Law
4 6 (5.45%) Banking
4 6 (5.45%) Marketing
5 2 (1.82%) Publishing
6 1 (0.91%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 66 (60.00%) Developer
2 41 (37.27%) .NET Developer
3 38 (34.55%) Azure Developer
4 22 (20.00%) C# Developer
5 16 (14.55%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (11.82%) Senior Developer
7 12 (10.91%) Architect
7 12 (10.91%) Senior .NET Developer
8 11 (10.00%) React Developer
9 10 (9.09%) Data Engineer
10 9 (8.18%) Azure Architect
10 9 (8.18%) Azure Engineer
10 9 (8.18%) Big Data Engineer
11 8 (7.27%) C Developer
12 7 (6.36%) Microsoft Developer
13 6 (5.45%) .NET Architect
13 6 (5.45%) Angular Developer
13 6 (5.45%) Lead Developer
14 5 (4.55%) Python Developer
14 5 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (76.36%) .NET
2 62 (56.36%) .NET Core
3 32 (29.09%) ASP.NET Web API
4 30 (27.27%) AngularJS
5 24 (21.82%) REST
6 23 (20.91%) React
7 21 (19.09%) Angular 2
8 19 (17.27%) CSS
8 19 (17.27%) HTML
9 17 (15.45%) .NET Framework
10 16 (14.55%) ASP.NET
11 14 (12.73%) RESTful
12 12 (10.91%) HTML5
13 10 (9.09%) Entity Framework
13 10 (9.09%) Kafka
14 7 (6.36%) CSS3
15 6 (5.45%) ASP.NET MVC
16 3 (2.73%) JSON
16 3 (2.73%) Sass
16 3 (2.73%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (30.00%) Greenfield Project
2 24 (21.82%) Fintech
3 9 (8.18%) Algorithms
4 3 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.73%) Internet of Things
4 3 (2.73%) User Experience
5 2 (1.82%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.82%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.82%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.91%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.64%) Windows
2 3 (2.73%) Android
2 3 (2.73%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.82%) VMS
4 1 (0.91%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (45.45%) TDD
2 46 (41.82%) Microservices
3 38 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (29.09%) Analytics
5 27 (24.55%) DevOps
6 21 (19.09%) Scrum
7 18 (16.36%) Continuous Delivery
7 18 (16.36%) E-Commerce
8 17 (15.45%) MVC
9 16 (14.55%) ETL
10 15 (13.64%) Data Analytics
11 13 (11.82%) Data Integration
11 13 (11.82%) Data Modelling
12 11 (10.00%) Data Science
13 10 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (9.09%) Statistical Modelling
14 9 (8.18%) Computer Science
14 9 (8.18%) Data Engineering
14 9 (8.18%) Data Security
14 9 (8.18%) Metadata Management
Programming Languages
1 78 (70.91%) C#
2 69 (62.73%) SQL
3 25 (22.73%) JavaScript
4 18 (16.36%) Python
5 16 (14.55%) C
6 11 (10.00%) R
7 8 (7.27%) U-SQL
8 6 (5.45%) PowerShell
9 4 (3.64%) Go
9 4 (3.64%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.73%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.82%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 2 (1.82%) ES6
12 1 (0.91%) Java
12 1 (0.91%) Java 8
12 1 (0.91%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 10 (9.09%) Degree
2 9 (8.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.55%) QA
2 1 (0.91%) GDPR
System Software
1 9 (8.18%) Apache Flume
2 5 (4.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (10.00%) Kubernetes
2 4 (3.64%) Ansible
2 4 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.64%) Puppet
3 1 (0.91%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 29 (26.36%) Microsoft
2 12 (10.91%) Oracle
3 11 (10.00%) Databricks
4 9 (8.18%) Alteryx
4 9 (8.18%) Informatica
4 9 (8.18%) SAP
4 9 (8.18%) Talend
5 5 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.73%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.82%) Cisco
7 2 (1.82%) PubNub
8 1 (0.91%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.91%) Google
8 1 (0.91%) Hortonworks
8 1 (0.91%) MapR
8 1 (0.91%) Northgate
8 1 (0.91%) Pegasus
8 1 (0.91%) SendGrid
8 1 (0.91%) Tableau