The table below looks at the statistics for Azure SQL Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Azure SQL Database over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank - - 129
Contract jobs citing Azure SQL Database 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - - 0.040%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £369 £375
% change year-on-year
+25.42% -1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - -
Azure SQL Database
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
359 391 392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.28% 15.24% 15.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 224 189
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £225 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 3 2
Median hourly rate £9.50 £17.00 £100.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.11% -83.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £17.00 £30.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £22.40 £170.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £28.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -

Azure SQL Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Azure SQL Database as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Azure SQL Database Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Azure SQL Database
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Azure SQL Database Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Azure SQL Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Azure SQL Database 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Azure SQL Database.

1 13 (100.00%) SQL
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (92.31%) Power BI
3 9 (69.23%) .NET
4 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
4 7 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (53.85%) T-SQL
4 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (53.85%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (53.85%) High Availability
5 6 (46.15%) Machine Learning
5 6 (46.15%) Azure Machine Learning
5 6 (46.15%) R
6 5 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 5 (38.46%) Customer Engagement
6 5 (38.46%) NoSQL
7 4 (30.77%) HDInsight
7 4 (30.77%) Analytics
7 4 (30.77%) Apache Spark
7 4 (30.77%) C#
8 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
8 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (23.08%) ITIL
8 3 (23.08%) Linux
8 3 (23.08%) Python
8 3 (23.08%) Service Management
8 3 (23.08%) Automotive

Azure SQL Database
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 4 (30.77%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (46.15%) Azure Machine Learning
3 2 (15.38%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (15.38%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (92.31%) Power BI
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 5 (38.46%) NoSQL
4 4 (30.77%) HDInsight
5 3 (23.08%) Big Data
6 2 (15.38%) DocumentDB
7 1 (7.69%) Apache Hive
7 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
General
1 3 (23.08%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Field Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) Azure Developer
4 4 (30.77%) Consultant
4 4 (30.77%) Development Engineer
5 3 (23.08%) Development Consultant
6 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Consultant
7 1 (7.69%) Analytics Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Apache Spark Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Big Data Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Customer Engineer
7 1 (7.69%) Customer Support Engineer
7 1 (7.69%) Data Consultant
7 1 (7.69%) Development Support Engineer
7 1 (7.69%) Field Support Engineer
7 1 (7.69%) Insight Consultant
7 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Consultant
7 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (15.38%) JSON
2 2 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) High Availability
1 7 (53.85%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (46.15%) Machine Learning
3 5 (38.46%) Customer Engagement
4 4 (30.77%) Analytics
5 3 (23.08%) Data Analytics
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL
5 3 (23.08%) Operations Management
5 3 (23.08%) Service Management
6 2 (15.38%) MVC
6 2 (15.38%) Web Development
7 1 (7.69%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) T-SQL
3 6 (46.15%) R
4 4 (30.77%) C#
5 3 (23.08%) Python
6 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
1 3 (23.08%) MCITP
1 3 (23.08%) MCTS
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
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