Period
to 25 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 25 April 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)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 94 84 -
Rank change year-on-year -10 - +117
Contract jobs citing Cosmos DB 18 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.19% 0.23% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.95% 1.36% -
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 0
Reading median daily rate £475 £438 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% - -
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £444 -
% change year-on-year +7.04% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire 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 Reading with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 259 220 239
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 17.15% 17.08% 17.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 147 133
Reading median daily rate £495 £423 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.16% -0.59% +2.72%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £300
90th Percentile £595 £581 £625
Berkshire median daily rate £455 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +1.11% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 29
Reading median hourly rate £40.00 £58.75 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.91% +518.42% -
10th Percentile £16.98 £45.38 £9.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £71.13 £26.15
Berkshire median hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 £9.50
% change year-on-year -10.00% +426.32% -24.00%

Cosmos DB
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Cosmos DB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Cosmos DB in Reading

Cosmos DB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Cosmos DB in Reading.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cosmos DB in Reading

Cosmos DB
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cosmos DB in Reading over the 6 months to 25 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cosmos DB in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Reading region with a requirement for Cosmos DB.

1 16 (88.89%) C#
1 16 (88.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (83.33%) .NET
3 13 (72.22%) TDD
3 13 (72.22%) BDD
3 13 (72.22%) Docker
4 8 (44.44%) .NET Core
4 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET
5 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (38.89%) Azure SQL Database
5 7 (38.89%) Microservices
5 7 (38.89%) Kubernetes
5 7 (38.89%) API Development
5 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (33.33%) SOLID
6 6 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
6 6 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 6 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
6 6 (33.33%) F#
7 5 (27.78%) CSS
7 5 (27.78%) OOP
7 5 (27.78%) OO
7 5 (27.78%) MVC
8 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
9 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
9 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 2 (11.11%) Java

Cosmos DB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Cloud Services
1 16 (88.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.11%) GitHub
2 2 (11.11%) IaaS
3 1 (5.56%) PaaS
3 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 7 (38.89%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.56%) Power BI
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
2 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.11%) SonarQube
General
1 2 (11.11%) Games
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Azure Developer
3 5 (27.78%) C# Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Azure Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Azure Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) F# Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Lead Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) SaaS Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) .NET
2 8 (44.44%) .NET Core
3 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET
3 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 6 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (27.78%) CSS
6 1 (5.56%) JSON
6 1 (5.56%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (5.56%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (5.56%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) BDD
1 13 (72.22%) TDD
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) API Development
2 7 (38.89%) Microservices
3 6 (33.33%) SOLID
3 6 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 5 (27.78%) MVC
4 5 (27.78%) OO
4 5 (27.78%) OOP
5 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.11%) Open Source
6 2 (11.11%) Workflow
7 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
7 1 (5.56%) DevOps
7 1 (5.56%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 1 (5.56%) Migration
7 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) C#
2 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 6 (33.33%) F#
4 2 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (5.56%) Perl
5 1 (5.56%) PHP
5 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.56%) Python
5 1 (5.56%) Ruby
5 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (72.22%) Docker
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft