Period
to 17 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Azure Data Factory skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Azure Data Factory over the 6 months to 17 September 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 Data Factory
England > North West
6 months to
17 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 178 207 201
Rank change year-on-year +29 -6 -
Contract jobs citing Azure Data Factory 22 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.41% 0.15% 0.052%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.60% 0.73% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 3
North West median daily rate £450 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00% -
10th Percentile £424 £425 £375
90th Percentile £577 £588 £425
England median daily rate £500 £500 £463
% change year-on-year - +8.11% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -17.65% -5.56% +12.50%

Azure Data Factory is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,374 1,236 692
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 25.74% 20.76% 12.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 940 802 444
North West median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - -1.16%
10th Percentile £293 £263 £258
90th Percentile £600 £600 £600
England median daily rate £500 £475 £465
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 46 15
North West median hourly rate £16.00 £19.63 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.47% -32.33% +107.14%
10th Percentile £12.74 £11.27 £10.30
90th Percentile £23.80 £172.50 £67.70
England median hourly rate £22.93 £19.00 £20.96
% change year-on-year +20.68% -9.33% +10.29%

Azure Data Factory
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Azure Data Factory as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Azure Data Factory in the North West

Azure Data Factory
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Azure Data Factory in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Azure Data Factory in the North West

Azure Data Factory
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Azure Data Factory in the North West over the 6 months to 17 September 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Azure Data Factory in the North West

Azure Data Factory
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Azure Data Factory within the North West region over the 6 months to 17 September 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
Manchester +15 16 £450 -10.00% 6
Azure Data Factory
England

For the 6 months to 17 September 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Azure Data Factory 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 North West region with a requirement for Azure Data Factory.

1 22 (100.00%) Azure
2 16 (72.73%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (68.18%) Python
4 14 (63.64%) SQL
4 14 (63.64%) Apache Spark
4 14 (63.64%) Databricks
5 13 (59.09%) Data Engineering
5 13 (59.09%) ETL
6 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
7 10 (45.45%) Big Data
7 10 (45.45%) Power Platform
8 9 (40.91%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 9 (40.91%) Kimball Methodology
8 9 (40.91%) Scrum
8 9 (40.91%) Apache
9 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
9 8 (36.36%) Power BI
10 7 (31.82%) Azure SQL Database
11 6 (27.27%) C#
11 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (27.27%) PySpark
12 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
12 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (22.73%) Visualisation
12 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (22.73%) Data Lake
12 5 (22.73%) ETL Development
13 4 (18.18%) Apache Avro
13 4 (18.18%) Git (software)

Azure Data Factory
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 14 (63.64%) Apache Spark
2 9 (40.91%) Apache
3 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (100.00%) Azure
2 10 (45.45%) Power Platform
3 3 (13.64%) Azure Functions
3 3 (13.64%) Serverless
4 2 (9.09%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (9.09%) PowerApps
5 1 (4.55%) IaaS
5 1 (4.55%) PaaS
5 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (72.73%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (45.45%) Big Data
3 9 (40.91%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 8 (36.36%) Power BI
4 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 7 (31.82%) Azure SQL Database
6 5 (22.73%) Data Lake
6 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
7 2 (9.09%) Spark SQL
7 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Data Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Azure Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Technical Leader
3 2 (9.09%) Big Data Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) CRM Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Functional Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Python Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Azure Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) PySpark
2 4 (18.18%) Apache Avro
3 2 (9.09%) .NET
4 1 (4.55%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Data Engineering
1 13 (59.09%) ETL
2 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (40.91%) Kimball Methodology
3 9 (40.91%) Scrum
4 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (22.73%) ETL Development
5 5 (22.73%) Visualisation
6 3 (13.64%) Analytics
6 3 (13.64%) Data Ingestion
7 2 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (9.09%) CRM
7 2 (9.09%) Data Analytics
7 2 (9.09%) Data Mapping
7 2 (9.09%) Data Science
7 2 (9.09%) Kanban
7 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (4.55%) Architectural Design
8 1 (4.55%) Data Integration
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) Python
2 14 (63.64%) SQL
3 6 (27.27%) C#
4 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Databricks
2 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) Informatica
4 1 (4.55%) Talend