Period
to 21 September 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for DocumentDB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DocumentDB over the 6 months to 21 September 2017 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 DocumentDB
UK
6 months to
21 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 817 880 896
Rank change year-on-year +63 +16 -
Contract jobs citing DocumentDB 32 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.032% 0.010% 0.001%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.14% 0.046% 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 7 1
UK median daily rate £500 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% -
10th Percentile £220 £348 £463
90th Percentile £525 £528 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £510 -
% change year-on-year -41.18% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

DocumentDB 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 with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 22150 23951 26390
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.43% 22.26% 23.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 14782 16057 17373
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £305 £281 £263
90th Percentile £625 £599 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 276 389 388
UK median hourly rate £29.50 £29.88 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.27% +4.84% +4.59%
10th Percentile £12.19 £11.25 £13.68
90th Percentile £53.75 £48.75 £52.26
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year +5.26% -3.39% +18.00%

DocumentDB
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing DocumentDB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for DocumentDB in the UK

DocumentDB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DocumentDB in the UK

DocumentDB
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DocumentDB over the 6 months to 21 September 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DocumentDB in the UK

DocumentDB
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DocumentDB within the UK over the 6 months to 21 September 2017. 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
England +62 32 £500 +11.11% 4
London +46 24 £500 +25.00% 1
UK excluding London +43 8 £300 -41.18% 3
South East +25 7 £300 -41.18% 3
North of England - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 21 September 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DocumentDB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for DocumentDB.

1 32 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (93.75%) C#
3 26 (81.25%) .NET
4 23 (71.88%) Web Services
4 23 (71.88%) ASP.NET Web API
5 22 (68.75%) MVC
6 21 (65.63%) NoSQL
7 20 (62.50%) Git (software)
8 19 (59.38%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (59.38%) TDD
9 18 (56.25%) SQL Server
9 18 (56.25%) MongoDB
10 17 (53.13%) RESTful
10 17 (53.13%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (53.13%) ASP.NET
10 17 (53.13%) Software Engineering
11 16 (50.00%) NUnit
11 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
11 16 (50.00%) SOLID
12 15 (46.88%) Windows
12 15 (46.88%) Unit Testing
12 15 (46.88%) Rhino Mocks
12 15 (46.88%) REST
12 15 (46.88%) Amazon AWS
12 15 (46.88%) TeamCity
12 15 (46.88%) Octopus Deploy
12 15 (46.88%) API Development
13 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (25.00%) Computer Science
14 8 (25.00%) AngularJS

DocumentDB
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 1 (3.13%) Apache Pig
1 1 (3.13%) Apache Spark
1 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 32 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (46.88%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (15.63%) SaaS
4 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.13%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (65.63%) NoSQL
2 18 (56.25%) MongoDB
2 18 (56.25%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.25%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (3.13%) Apache Hive
4 1 (3.13%) Big Data
4 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.13%) Power BI
4 1 (3.13%) Redis
4 1 (3.13%) Spotfire
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (62.50%) Git (software)
2 16 (50.00%) NUnit
3 15 (46.88%) Octopus Deploy
3 15 (46.88%) Rhino Mocks
3 15 (46.88%) TeamCity
4 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.13%) Jasmine
5 1 (3.13%) JIRA
5 1 (3.13%) MSTest
5 1 (3.13%) Selenium
5 1 (3.13%) Subversion
5 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (78.13%) Developer
2 11 (34.38%) .NET Developer
2 11 (34.38%) C# Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Azure Developer
3 4 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Senior C# Software Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Applications Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Graduate
4 3 (9.38%) Graduate Applications Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Graduate Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Graduate Mobile Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Azure Architect
5 2 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Integration Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (81.25%) .NET
2 23 (71.88%) ASP.NET Web API
2 23 (71.88%) Web Services
3 17 (53.13%) ASP.NET
3 17 (53.13%) ASP.NET MVC
3 17 (53.13%) RESTful
4 15 (46.88%) REST
5 8 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 5 (15.63%) XML
7 4 (12.50%) Angular 2
7 4 (12.50%) HTML
7 4 (12.50%) WCF
8 3 (9.38%) JSON
8 3 (9.38%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (6.25%) CSS
9 2 (6.25%) CSS3
9 2 (6.25%) DHTML
9 2 (6.25%) HTML5
9 2 (6.25%) SOAP
10 1 (3.13%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (46.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (68.75%) MVC
2 19 (59.38%) Continuous Integration
2 19 (59.38%) TDD
3 17 (53.13%) Software Engineering
4 16 (50.00%) SOLID
5 15 (46.88%) API Development
5 15 (46.88%) Unit Testing
6 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (12.50%) Machine Learning
7 4 (12.50%) Microservices
7 4 (12.50%) OOP
7 4 (12.50%) Time Management
8 3 (9.38%) Scrum
8 3 (9.38%) Web Development
9 2 (6.25%) BDD
9 2 (6.25%) CQRS
9 2 (6.25%) User Stories
9 2 (6.25%) Web Application Development
10 1 (3.13%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (93.75%) C#
2 7 (21.88%) SQL
3 5 (15.63%) Java
4 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.50%) Objective-C
5 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.25%) VBScript
7 1 (3.13%) C++
7 1 (3.13%) PHP
7 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.13%) Python
7 1 (3.13%) R
7 1 (3.13%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) Xamarin
3 1 (3.13%) Cloudera
3 1 (3.13%) Hortonworks
3 1 (3.13%) Tableau