Period
to 8 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for HDInsight skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HDInsight over the 6 months to 8 December 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 HDInsight
England > North West
6 months to
8 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 218 210
Contract jobs citing HDInsight 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West - 0.017% 0.018%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.078% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
North West median daily rate - £400 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -27.27% -
England median daily rate £500 £513 £525
% change year-on-year -2.44% -2.38% -4.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £45.00

HDInsight 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 the North West with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,156 1,285 1,313
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.79% 21.59% 23.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 804 862 903
North West median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £285 £280
90th Percentile £575 £569 £625
England median daily rate £475 £475 £463
% change year-on-year - +2.70% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 26 34
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £42.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -29.82% +32.51%
10th Percentile £13.75 £13.13 £21.30
90th Percentile £53.15 £48.36 £61.13
England median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year -7.14% +6.87% +19.09%