Period
to 21 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 21 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 > South East
6 months to
21 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 301 300 362
Rank change year-on-year -1 +62 +19
Contract jobs citing Azure Data Factory 56 75 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.39% 0.45% 0.049%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.42% 2.12% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 52 3
South East median daily rate £500 £520 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.85% +9.47% +3.26%
10th Percentile £425 £425 £362
90th Percentile £638 £717 £498
England median daily rate £500 £500 £463
% change year-on-year - +8.11% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
South East median hourly rate - £50.00 -
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 South East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 3,957 3,546 2,593
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.59% 21.44% 15.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,532 2,263 1,639
South East median daily rate £460 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £275 £300 £263
90th Percentile £613 £600 £575
England median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 49 29
South East median hourly rate £36.00 £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +89.47% +15.15% -17.50%
10th Percentile £16.25 £11.10 £11.25
90th Percentile £83.75 £64.45 £40.10
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 South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Azure Data Factory in the South East

Azure Data Factory
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Azure Data Factory in the South East

Azure Data Factory
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Azure Data Factory in the South East over the 6 months to 21 September 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Azure Data Factory in the South East

Azure Data Factory
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 21 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
Hampshire +20 20 £500 -6.54% 1
Surrey +42 17 £475 -2.56% 11
Berkshire -7 13 £525 -4.55% 2
Thames Valley -7 13 £525 -1.87% 2
West Sussex +12 5 £500 +1.27%
Kent - 1 £500 -
Azure Data Factory
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 South East region with a requirement for Azure Data Factory.

1 56 (100.00%) Azure
2 42 (75.00%) SQL
3 36 (64.29%) Data Warehouse
4 35 (62.50%) Data Lake
5 34 (60.71%) Databricks
6 29 (51.79%) Azure SQL Database
7 27 (48.21%) Business Intelligence
8 24 (42.86%) Microsoft
8 24 (42.86%) Power BI
8 24 (42.86%) Power Platform
9 23 (41.07%) Python
9 23 (41.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 22 (39.29%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 22 (39.29%) DevOps
11 21 (37.50%) ETL
12 20 (35.71%) Data Modelling
12 20 (35.71%) C#
12 20 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
13 18 (32.14%) SQL Server
14 17 (30.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 17 (30.36%) Machine Learning
15 16 (28.57%) Cosmos DB
16 15 (26.79%) Analytics
17 14 (25.00%) R
17 14 (25.00%) AWS
17 14 (25.00%) PowerShell
18 13 (23.21%) Data Migration
18 13 (23.21%) Migration
19 12 (21.43%) Scrum
19 12 (21.43%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)

Azure Data Factory
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (5.36%) ArcGIS
2 2 (3.57%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.79%) Apache
3 1 (1.79%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 56 (100.00%) Azure
2 24 (42.86%) Power Platform
3 14 (25.00%) AWS
4 10 (17.86%) Data Lake Analytics
5 9 (16.07%) PaaS
6 7 (12.50%) Serverless
7 6 (10.71%) IaaS
8 5 (8.93%) Azure Machine Learning
8 5 (8.93%) SaaS
9 4 (7.14%) Boomi
9 4 (7.14%) GitHub
9 4 (7.14%) iPaaS
10 3 (5.36%) AtomSphere
10 3 (5.36%) Azure Functions
11 2 (3.57%) Azure Stack
12 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (1.79%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
12 1 (1.79%) npm
12 1 (1.79%) NuGet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (64.29%) Data Warehouse
2 35 (62.50%) Data Lake
3 29 (51.79%) Azure SQL Database
4 24 (42.86%) Power BI
5 23 (41.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 22 (39.29%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 18 (32.14%) SQL Server
8 17 (30.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 16 (28.57%) Cosmos DB
10 11 (19.64%) HDInsight
10 11 (19.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (17.86%) PowerPivot
12 6 (10.71%) Big Data
12 6 (10.71%) Data Mart
13 5 (8.93%) Hadoop
13 5 (8.93%) Redis
14 4 (7.14%) Amazon Redshift
14 4 (7.14%) MySQL
15 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 2 (3.57%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 8 (14.29%) Visual Studio Team System
2 7 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 7 (12.50%) TeamCity
3 6 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (8.93%) Maven
5 4 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (7.14%) Concordion
5 4 (7.14%) Cucumber
5 4 (7.14%) EasyMock
5 4 (7.14%) Gradle
5 4 (7.14%) Mockito
5 4 (7.14%) Pylint
6 2 (3.57%) JIRA
7 1 (1.79%) Gerrit
7 1 (1.79%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.79%) PyCharm
7 1 (1.79%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
1 2 (3.57%) Public Sector
2 1 (1.79%) Legal
2 1 (1.79%) Local Government
2 1 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (26.79%) Azure Engineer
2 12 (21.43%) Architect
2 12 (21.43%) Data Architect
3 11 (19.64%) Azure Architect
3 11 (19.64%) Azure DevOps
4 10 (17.86%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 10 (17.86%) Developer
4 10 (17.86%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Azure Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Azure Specialist
6 5 (8.93%) Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) Consultant
6 5 (8.93%) Data Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) SQL Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Integration Architect
7 4 (7.14%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.86%) MDX
2 8 (14.29%) .NET
3 7 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 7 (12.50%) REST
4 6 (10.71%) JSON
5 4 (7.14%) Gherkin
5 4 (7.14%) pytest
5 4 (7.14%) SOAP
5 4 (7.14%) Web Services
6 3 (5.36%) JSON Schema
6 3 (5.36%) PySpark
6 3 (5.36%) RESTful
6 3 (5.36%) XML
6 3 (5.36%) XSD
7 2 (3.57%) Backbone.js
8 1 (1.79%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (7.14%) Private Cloud
3 3 (5.36%) Life Science
4 2 (3.57%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.79%) FMCG
5 1 (1.79%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.14%) Unix
2 2 (3.57%) Windows
3 1 (1.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (48.21%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (39.29%) DevOps
3 21 (37.50%) ETL
4 20 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (35.71%) Data Modelling
5 17 (30.36%) Machine Learning
6 15 (26.79%) Analytics
7 13 (23.21%) Data Migration
7 13 (23.21%) Migration
8 12 (21.43%) Scrum
9 10 (17.86%) Kanban
10 9 (16.07%) Data Integration
11 8 (14.29%) Master Data Management
12 7 (12.50%) Visualisation
13 6 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (10.71%) Data Science
13 6 (10.71%) Test Automation
14 5 (8.93%) ETL Development
14 5 (8.93%) Network Virtualisation
14 5 (8.93%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (75.00%) SQL
2 23 (41.07%) Python
3 20 (35.71%) C#
4 14 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 14 (25.00%) R
5 12 (21.43%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 9 (16.07%) U-SQL
7 4 (7.14%) Scala
8 2 (3.57%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) DBS Check
2 4 (7.14%) Degree
2 4 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.07%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.57%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (10.71%) Docker
1 6 (10.71%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) Kubernetes
1 5 (8.93%) Terraform
2 4 (7.14%) Ansible
3 2 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 34 (60.71%) Databricks
2 24 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (12.50%) Tableau
4 4 (7.14%) Dell
5 1 (1.79%) Informatica
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle
5 1 (1.79%) SAP
5 1 (1.79%) Sonatype