Period
to 17 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 504 592 610
Rank change year-on-year +88 +18 +5
Contract jobs citing Cosmos DB 127 36 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.27% 0.080% 0.011%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.11% 0.34% 0.049%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 26 5
London median daily rate £525 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +25.00% -15.79%
10th Percentile £425 £419 £340
90th Percentile £588 £575 £488
England median daily rate £513 £500 £425
% change year-on-year +2.50% +17.65% -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 11,430 10,597 10,277
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 24.75% 23.56% 22.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,487 7,760 7,370
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £350 £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 53 56 42
London median hourly rate £27.73 £26.88 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.15% -19.75% +48.89%
10th Percentile £16.85 £18.25 £15.25
90th Percentile £47.70 £58.75 £99.90
England median hourly rate £32.48 £30.63 £28.50
% change year-on-year +6.04% +7.46% +3.64%

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 October 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 October 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 +10 46 £525 +5.00% 11
East London - 8 £450 -
North London - 1 £475 - 1
West London - 1 £400 - 3
Cosmos DB
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 126 (99.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 89 (70.08%) .NET
3 86 (67.72%) C#
4 71 (55.91%) Microservices
5 68 (53.54%) .NET Core
6 52 (40.94%) SQL
7 50 (39.37%) Agile Software Development
8 48 (37.80%) TDD
9 46 (36.22%) JavaScript
10 45 (35.43%) REST
11 44 (34.65%) AngularJS
12 41 (32.28%) ASP.NET Web API
12 41 (32.28%) Finance
13 40 (31.50%) Data Lake
14 38 (29.92%) SQL Server
15 37 (29.13%) Microsoft
16 32 (25.20%) Azure SQL Database
17 31 (24.41%) Visual Studio Team System
17 31 (24.41%) Serverless
18 30 (23.62%) Greenfield Project
19 29 (22.83%) DevOps
20 28 (22.05%) Analytics
21 26 (20.47%) React
21 26 (20.47%) Visual Studio
21 26 (20.47%) Fintech
22 25 (19.69%) MVC
23 24 (18.90%) Redis
24 23 (18.11%) PaaS
24 23 (18.11%) Git (software)
25 22 (17.32%) Scrum

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 16 (12.60%) Apache Spark
2 5 (3.94%) SAS
3 2 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.79%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.79%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 9 (7.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 126 (99.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (24.41%) Serverless
3 23 (18.11%) PaaS
4 20 (15.75%) Amazon AWS
5 19 (14.96%) Azure Functions
6 10 (7.87%) Azure Data Factory
7 5 (3.94%) Data Lake Analytics
8 4 (3.15%) Azure Machine Learning
9 3 (2.36%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (2.36%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (1.57%) Firebase
10 2 (1.57%) IaaS
11 1 (0.79%) Amazon Glacier
11 1 (0.79%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.79%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
11 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.79%) Firewall
1 1 (0.79%) VLAN
1 1 (0.79%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (31.50%) Data Lake
2 38 (29.92%) SQL Server
3 32 (25.20%) Azure SQL Database
4 24 (18.90%) Redis
5 20 (15.75%) Power BI
6 18 (14.17%) Big Data
7 16 (12.60%) MongoDB
8 15 (11.81%) HDInsight
9 14 (11.02%) NoSQL
10 13 (10.24%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 13 (10.24%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (10.24%) Hadoop
11 11 (8.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 10 (7.87%) HBase
13 9 (7.09%) SAP BW
13 9 (7.09%) SAP HANA
13 9 (7.09%) Spotfire
14 6 (4.72%) MySQL
15 5 (3.94%) Data Mining
15 5 (3.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 31 (24.41%) Visual Studio Team System
2 26 (20.47%) Visual Studio
3 23 (18.11%) Git (software)
4 16 (12.60%) JIRA
5 15 (11.81%) Mercurial
5 15 (11.81%) Sublime Text
5 15 (11.81%) Subversion
6 7 (5.51%) Moq
6 7 (5.51%) NUnit
7 6 (4.72%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (3.15%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.57%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.57%) webpack
10 1 (0.79%) Selenium
10 1 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 41 (32.28%) Finance
2 19 (14.96%) Law
3 10 (7.87%) Banking
3 10 (7.87%) Retail
4 2 (1.57%) Marketing
5 1 (0.79%) Publishing
5 1 (0.79%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 85 (66.93%) Developer
2 54 (42.52%) .NET Developer
3 36 (28.35%) Azure Developer
4 23 (18.11%) C# Developer
5 17 (13.39%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (13.39%) React Developer
6 15 (11.81%) Applications Developer
6 15 (11.81%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 12 (9.45%) Architect
8 10 (7.87%) Digital Developer
8 10 (7.87%) JavaScript Developer
9 9 (7.09%) Azure Architect
9 9 (7.09%) C Developer
9 9 (7.09%) Lead Developer
10 8 (6.30%) Azure Engineer
10 8 (6.30%) Lead C# Developer
11 7 (5.51%) Angular Developer
11 7 (5.51%) Consultant
12 6 (4.72%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 6 (4.72%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (70.08%) .NET
2 68 (53.54%) .NET Core
3 45 (35.43%) REST
4 44 (34.65%) AngularJS
5 41 (32.28%) ASP.NET Web API
6 26 (20.47%) React
7 22 (17.32%) JSON
8 19 (14.96%) RESTful
9 18 (14.17%) Angular 2
9 18 (14.17%) ASP.NET
10 15 (11.81%) OAuth
10 15 (11.81%) OAuth2
10 15 (11.81%) OpenID
10 15 (11.81%) React Native
11 10 (7.87%) .NET Framework
11 10 (7.87%) Entity Framework
11 10 (7.87%) Kafka
12 9 (7.09%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (7.09%) CSS
13 8 (6.30%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 30 (23.62%) Greenfield Project
2 26 (20.47%) Fintech
3 17 (13.39%) User Experience
4 15 (11.81%) Mobile App
5 5 (3.94%) Algorithms
5 5 (3.94%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.15%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.57%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.57%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.79%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.79%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.79%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.60%) Apple iOS
2 6 (4.72%) Android
3 5 (3.94%) Windows
4 2 (1.57%) Linux
5 1 (0.79%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (55.91%) Microservices
2 50 (39.37%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (37.80%) TDD
4 29 (22.83%) DevOps
5 28 (22.05%) Analytics
6 25 (19.69%) MVC
7 22 (17.32%) Scrum
8 21 (16.54%) E-Commerce
9 20 (15.75%) Business Intelligence
10 19 (14.96%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (12.60%) API Integration
11 16 (12.60%) Release Management
12 15 (11.81%) Benchmarking
13 14 (11.02%) API Development
14 13 (10.24%) SOA
15 11 (8.66%) Continuous Delivery
15 11 (8.66%) Machine Learning
15 11 (8.66%) Visualisation
16 8 (6.30%) Data Analytics
16 8 (6.30%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (67.72%) C#
2 52 (40.94%) SQL
3 46 (36.22%) JavaScript
4 17 (13.39%) Python
5 15 (11.81%) C
5 15 (11.81%) JSX
6 13 (10.24%) PowerShell
7 8 (6.30%) R
8 6 (4.72%) U-SQL
9 5 (3.94%) MATLAB
10 4 (3.15%) TypeScript
11 3 (2.36%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 3 (2.36%) ES6
12 2 (1.57%) Scala
13 1 (0.79%) Go
13 1 (0.79%) Java
13 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (7.09%) Degree
2 5 (3.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.94%) GDPR
2 4 (3.15%) QA
System Software
1 8 (6.30%) Docker
2 5 (3.94%) Apache Flume
3 3 (2.36%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (11.02%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.79%) Ansible
2 1 (0.79%) SCOrch
2 1 (0.79%) Terraform
Vendors
1 37 (29.13%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.09%) SAP
3 7 (5.51%) Oracle
4 5 (3.94%) Alteryx
4 5 (3.94%) Databricks
4 5 (3.94%) Informatica
4 5 (3.94%) Tableau
4 5 (3.94%) Talend
5 4 (3.15%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (3.15%) SendGrid
6 2 (1.57%) BT
6 2 (1.57%) PubNub
6 2 (1.57%) Yahoo!
7 1 (0.79%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.79%) Google
7 1 (0.79%) Hortonworks
7 1 (0.79%) MapR
7 1 (0.79%) Pegasus
7 1 (0.79%) Xamarin