Period
to 21 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Data Lake Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Lake Analytics over the 6 months to 21 March 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 Lake Analytics
England > South East
6 months to
21 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 360 372 -
Rank change year-on-year +12 - -
Contract jobs citing Data Lake Analytics 19 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.12% 0.018% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.50% 0.095% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 0
South East median daily rate £675 £563 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% - -
England median daily rate £550 £475 £550
% change year-on-year +15.79% -13.64% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Data Lake Analytics 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 3,784 3,143 1,799
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 24.16% 18.87% 11.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,361 1,907 1,102
South East median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £285 £300 £271
90th Percentile £619 £600 £613
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 45 30
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +10.00% -23.06%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.89 £14.13
90th Percentile £61.00 £45.00 £44.78
England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year -12.50% +5.96% -5.22%

Data Lake Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Lake Analytics in the South East

Data Lake Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Lake Analytics in the South East

Data Lake Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Lake Analytics in the South East over the 6 months to 21 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Lake Analytics in the South East

Data Lake Analytics
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 Data Lake Analytics within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 March 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 - 11 £725 -
Thames Valley +26 8 £628 +4.58%
Berkshire +4 8 £628 +4.58%
Data Lake Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 21 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Data Lake Analytics 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 Data Lake Analytics.

1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 19 (100.00%) Analytics
1 19 (100.00%) Data Lake
2 18 (94.74%) SQL
3 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (68.42%) Machine Learning
4 12 (63.16%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (63.16%) Apache Spark
4 12 (63.16%) HDInsight
5 11 (57.89%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
5 11 (57.89%) Azure SQL Database
6 10 (52.63%) Azure Machine Learning
7 9 (47.37%) Big Data
7 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
8 8 (42.11%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (42.11%) Hadoop
8 8 (42.11%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (42.11%) Deep Learning
8 8 (42.11%) Docker
8 8 (42.11%) DevOps
8 8 (42.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (42.11%) Neo4j
8 8 (42.11%) Kubernetes
8 8 (42.11%) Power BI
8 8 (42.11%) Cosmos DB
8 8 (42.11%) Databricks
8 8 (42.11%) U-SQL
8 8 (42.11%) Serverless
8 8 (42.11%) Azure Functions

Data Lake Analytics
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 12 (63.16%) Apache Spark
2 6 (31.58%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (21.05%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (52.63%) Azure Machine Learning
3 8 (42.11%) Azure Functions
3 8 (42.11%) Serverless
4 3 (15.79%) Azure Data Factory
5 2 (10.53%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (10.53%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) Data Lake
2 12 (63.16%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (63.16%) HDInsight
3 11 (57.89%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 11 (57.89%) Azure SQL Database
4 9 (47.37%) Big Data
4 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
5 8 (42.11%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (42.11%) Cosmos DB
5 8 (42.11%) Hadoop
5 8 (42.11%) Neo4j
5 8 (42.11%) Power BI
5 8 (42.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio Team System
2 5 (26.32%) Visual Studio
3 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
3 4 (21.05%) JIRA
General
1 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Azure Engineer
1 5 (26.32%) Software Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Lead DevOps
3 3 (15.79%) Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Azure Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Azure DevOps
3 3 (15.79%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Cloud Software Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Data Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Azure Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Azure Software Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Artificial Intelligence Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Big Data Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Data Analytics Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) SAP PI
2 1 (5.26%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.53%) Cloud Native
1 2 (10.53%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Analytics
2 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (68.42%) Machine Learning
3 8 (42.11%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (42.11%) Deep Learning
3 8 (42.11%) DevOps
4 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
5 4 (21.05%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (21.05%) Data-Driven Testing
5 4 (21.05%) DNA
5 4 (21.05%) Migration
5 4 (21.05%) Technical Leadership
5 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
6 3 (15.79%) Artificial Intelligence
6 3 (15.79%) B2B
6 3 (15.79%) Data Management
6 3 (15.79%) Predictive Analytics
7 2 (10.53%) Network Design
7 2 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) SQL
2 8 (42.11%) U-SQL
3 5 (26.32%) C#
3 5 (26.32%) Java
3 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
3 5 (26.32%) Python
3 5 (26.32%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Docker
2 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (42.11%) Databricks
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) SAP