Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 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
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 509 571 590
Rank change year-on-year +62 +19 -
Contract jobs citing Cosmos DB 115 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.26% 0.035% 0.007%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.02% 0.14% 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 9 3
London median daily rate £500 £525 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +31.25% -
10th Percentile £413 £323 £365
90th Percentile £588 £585 £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 11,244 9,677 10,187
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 25.07% 24.41% 23.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,417 7,025 7,424
London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £356 £325 £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 72 42 60
London median hourly rate £30.00 £29.91 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.31% +8.75% +0.34%
10th Percentile £20.25 £18.59 £17.48
90th Percentile £47.38 £47.00 £99.10
England median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £32.20
% change year-on-year +27.27% -14.60% +28.80%

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 18 June 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 18 June 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 -25 25 £525 -4.55% 10
East London - 20 £450 -
West London - 1 £525 - 1
Cosmos DB
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 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.

1 114 (99.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 75 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (56.52%) Microservices
4 63 (54.78%) JavaScript
5 53 (46.09%) Git (software)
6 51 (44.35%) Microsoft
7 50 (43.48%) C#
8 49 (42.61%) SQL
8 49 (42.61%) SQL Server
9 48 (41.74%) Finance
10 46 (40.00%) Visual Studio
11 45 (39.13%) REST
11 45 (39.13%) Data Lake
12 42 (36.52%) .NET
12 42 (36.52%) Scrum
13 41 (35.65%) Continuous Integration
14 39 (33.91%) Visual Studio Team System
14 39 (33.91%) PaaS
15 38 (33.04%) AngularJS
16 37 (32.17%) Business Intelligence
17 35 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
18 34 (29.57%) DevOps
18 34 (29.57%) Release Management
19 32 (27.83%) JSON
19 32 (27.83%) Power BI
20 31 (26.96%) ASP.NET Web API
20 31 (26.96%) RESTful
20 31 (26.96%) Big Data
21 29 (25.22%) Analytics
21 29 (25.22%) Apple iOS

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 29 (25.22%) Apache Spark
2 10 (8.70%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.74%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.87%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 11 (9.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 114 (99.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (33.91%) PaaS
3 35 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (18.26%) Serverless
5 17 (14.78%) Azure Data Factory
6 9 (7.83%) Data Lake Analytics
7 7 (6.09%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (2.61%) IaaS
9 2 (1.74%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (1.74%) SaaS
10 1 (0.87%) Azure Machine Learning
10 1 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.87%) Firewall
1 1 (0.87%) VLAN
1 1 (0.87%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (42.61%) SQL Server
2 45 (39.13%) Data Lake
3 32 (27.83%) Power BI
4 31 (26.96%) Big Data
5 28 (24.35%) Hadoop
6 27 (23.48%) HDInsight
7 26 (22.61%) Redis
8 23 (20.00%) MongoDB
9 21 (18.26%) HBase
9 21 (18.26%) MySQL
9 21 (18.26%) PostgreSQL
9 21 (18.26%) SAP HANA
10 19 (16.52%) Lumira
10 19 (16.52%) SAP BW
10 19 (16.52%) Spotfire
11 18 (15.65%) Azure SQL Database
12 16 (13.91%) Data Warehouse
13 15 (13.04%) NoSQL
14 14 (12.17%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
15 8 (6.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 53 (46.09%) Git (software)
2 46 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 39 (33.91%) Visual Studio Team System
4 29 (25.22%) Subversion
5 28 (24.35%) JIRA
5 28 (24.35%) Mercurial
5 28 (24.35%) Sublime Text
6 15 (13.04%) TeamCity
7 14 (12.17%) Octopus Deploy
8 10 (8.70%) Jenkins
9 7 (6.09%) tSQLt
10 6 (5.22%) SpecFlow
10 6 (5.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 48 (41.74%) Finance
2 14 (12.17%) Games
3 13 (11.30%) Retail
4 3 (2.61%) Banking
4 3 (2.61%) Law
4 3 (2.61%) Legal
5 2 (1.74%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 72 (62.61%) Developer
2 35 (30.43%) .NET Developer
3 27 (23.48%) Applications Developer
3 27 (23.48%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 19 (16.52%) React Developer
5 18 (15.65%) JavaScript Developer
6 17 (14.78%) Azure Developer
7 12 (10.43%) Data Engineer
8 11 (9.57%) Consultant
9 10 (8.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 9 (7.83%) Digital Developer
10 9 (7.83%) Mobile Developer
11 8 (6.96%) Senior Developer
12 7 (6.09%) Android Developer
12 7 (6.09%) Azure Consultant
12 7 (6.09%) iOS Android Developer
12 7 (6.09%) iOS Developer
13 6 (5.22%) Backend Developer
13 6 (5.22%) C# .NET Developer
13 6 (5.22%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (39.13%) REST
2 42 (36.52%) .NET
3 38 (33.04%) AngularJS
4 32 (27.83%) JSON
5 31 (26.96%) ASP.NET Web API
5 31 (26.96%) RESTful
6 29 (25.22%) .NET Core
7 28 (24.35%) OAuth
7 28 (24.35%) OAuth2
7 28 (24.35%) OpenID
7 28 (24.35%) React Native
8 19 (16.52%) ASP.NET
9 18 (15.65%) React
10 10 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (6.09%) Web Services
12 6 (5.22%) ASP.NET Core
12 6 (5.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 6 (5.22%) Velocity
13 5 (4.35%) Entity Framework
13 5 (4.35%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 28 (24.35%) Mobile App
1 28 (24.35%) User Experience
2 21 (18.26%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (11.30%) Greenfield Project
4 11 (9.57%) Fintech
5 6 (5.22%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.61%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (2.61%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.61%) RIA
6 3 (2.61%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.74%) NHS
7 2 (1.74%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.74%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 29 (25.22%) Apple iOS
2 20 (17.39%) Android
3 14 (12.17%) Windows
4 2 (1.74%) Linux
5 1 (0.87%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (56.52%) Microservices
3 42 (36.52%) Scrum
4 41 (35.65%) Continuous Integration
5 37 (32.17%) Business Intelligence
6 34 (29.57%) DevOps
6 34 (29.57%) Release Management
7 29 (25.22%) Analytics
8 28 (24.35%) API Integration
8 28 (24.35%) Benchmarking
9 24 (20.87%) Problem-Solving
10 23 (20.00%) API Development
10 23 (20.00%) MVC
10 23 (20.00%) TDD
10 23 (20.00%) Test Automation
11 20 (17.39%) E-Commerce
12 19 (16.52%) ERP
12 19 (16.52%) User Stories
12 19 (16.52%) Visualisation
13 16 (13.91%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 63 (54.78%) JavaScript
2 50 (43.48%) C#
3 49 (42.61%) SQL
4 29 (25.22%) Python
5 27 (23.48%) JSX
6 18 (15.65%) PowerShell
7 11 (9.57%) T-SQL
8 7 (6.09%) U-SQL
9 5 (4.35%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 5 (4.35%) R
10 3 (2.61%) Scala
11 1 (0.87%) Go
11 1 (0.87%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (7.83%) Degree
2 6 (5.22%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.87%) GCP
System Software
1 10 (8.70%) Docker
2 2 (1.74%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.87%) HDFS
3 1 (0.87%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.87%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (2.61%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.87%) Ansible
2 1 (0.87%) SCOrch
2 1 (0.87%) Terraform
Vendors
1 51 (44.35%) Microsoft
2 21 (18.26%) SAP
3 16 (13.91%) Alteryx
4 3 (2.61%) Databricks
4 3 (2.61%) MuleSoft
5 2 (1.74%) BT
5 2 (1.74%) Informatica
5 2 (1.74%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (1.74%) Talend
5 2 (1.74%) Yahoo!
6 1 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.87%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.87%) Xamarin