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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 34 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.84% - 1.82%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.50% - 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
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£335 - £215
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 - -
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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
16 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 6.69% 2.33% 3.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 4
Average daily rate £305 £400 £215
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.75% +86.04%
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.18% -9.93%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Azure.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Xamarin
3 1 (33.33%) Raphaël
3 1 (33.33%) Low Latency
3 1 (33.33%) TypeScript
3 1 (33.33%) CoffeeScript
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) D3.js
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Jasmine
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Azure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) CouchDB
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Jasmine
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) UX Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Raphaël
3 1 (33.33%) D3.js
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Low Latency
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) TypeScript
3 1 (33.33%) CoffeeScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Xamarin