The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Hampshire / Basingstoke
Rank 26 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.95% 0.42% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 20.00% 50.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £425 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £35.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-57.85% +34.61%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Cloud Services Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
10 2 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 4.76% 0.84% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 6
Median daily rate £394 £175 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+125.00% -52.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £335 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-12.79% -13.35%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Microsoft Azure as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Microsoft Azure
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Basingstoke region.

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Microsoft Azure
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (75.00%) PaaS
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (75.00%) SOLID
3 1 (25.00%) PMO
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 3 (75.00%) PaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Azure Developer
1 3 (75.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (75.00%) REST
1 3 (75.00%) WCF
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) BDD
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) SOLID
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft