The table below looks at the statistics for Azure SQL Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol 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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank 67 74 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing Azure SQL Database 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.12% 0.11% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.66% 0.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £438 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - -
Azure SQL Database
South West

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 Bristol region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
151 201 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 17.64% 21.61% 25.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 163 163
Median daily rate £350 £365 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £28.50 £170.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-83.23% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.27 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+20.26% -13.33%

Azure SQL Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol 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 Bristol

Azure SQL Database
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Azure SQL Database Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Azure SQL Database
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Azure SQL Database.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Cocoa
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) SQLite
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) CouchDB
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) Progressive Enhancement
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Cocoa Touch
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) Apple Swift
1 1 (100.00%) TestFlight

Azure SQL Database
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) TestFlight
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) CouchDB
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Cocoa
1 1 (100.00%) Cocoa Touch
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) Progressive Enhancement
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Apple Swift
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (100.00%) SQL