Industry Trends


Microsoft announce Azure cloud service revenue growth of 98% year-on-year for Q2 2018 - revenue for the quarter was $28.9m.

The rapid growth in AI, data science and Big Data has created a jobs boom in the UK with 56,000 data science positions expected to be created each year from now until at least 2020.

Natural-language generation and AI will be a standard feature across 90% of modern BI platforms.

We understand your needs:

Azure, Microsoft’s cloud computing platform, enables a more flexible and managed infrastructure for your business with a customisable App Service to augment your business offering. On top of their App Service, Azure also hosts a SQL Database Managed Instance, designed to take advantage of the BI boom. It makes it easier for customers to migrate their existing third-party applications. Azure SQL Database Managed Instance helps turn complex data into real-time insights you can use. Ever-evolving cloud software creates constant demand for technically skilled specialists to develop new set-ups or manage project improvements. Whatever your needs, we are proud that we have the expertise to place permanent and interim professionals through years of experience within the Azure marketplace.

The BI boom means that all kinds of businesses are now looking to work smarter and more efficiently. The European Commission estimates the EU will need an additional 346,000 data scientists by 2020. This demand has introduced a widening skills gap that needs urgent attention. Modis has worked with the NHS and across many industries to supply those highly skilled candidates with Qlikview, Cognos, Business Objects, Crystal Reports and Teradata experience who are particularly sought after.

With growth projections this dramatic, businesses must find a trusted specialist who understands the environment and that can connect with the smartest talent. Modis has extensive experience placing both permanent and contract candidates into expert roles.

Roles we recruit for:

  • Azure Architect (Solution or Enterprise)
  • Azure Developer
  • Azure Consultant (Migration, Implementation, Data Warehousing and Databases)
  • Project/Programme Managers
  • Business Analyst
  • Azure Data Specialist
  • Cloud Consultant/Architect/PM or BA
  • Business Intelligence Developer/Analyst
  • Data Warehouse Developer
  • Analytics Manager
  • Data Science Manager
  • Business Intelligence Manager
  • Head of Business Intelligence/Analytics/Data Science

Our specialist recruitment consultants source and supply specialists with skills and experience in the following disciplines:

  • SQL Server (T-SQL) + (Development/ Analysis/DBA)
  • SQL BI (SSIS, SSRS and SSAS + MDX)
  • QlikView + QlikSense
  • Oracle and OBIEE
  • SAP and Business Objects
  • Tableau
  • Cognos

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Contact us now to discuss your requirements. If you are a candidate and want to join our community of leading professionals, submit your CV now.