The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Azure 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 (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 31 61 69
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +8
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 41 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 4.79% 1.51% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 41.41% 20.59% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 9 1
Median daily rate £400 £325 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +4.83%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
Microsoft Azure
South West

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

Cloud Services Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
99 68 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 11.57% 7.31% 4.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 53 31
Median daily rate £431 £345 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £123 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £510 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £390 £388
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £21.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.79 £25.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-36.86% +66.66%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol 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 Bristol

Microsoft Azure
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Microsoft Azure
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 41 (71.93%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (36.84%) Windows
3 20 (35.09%) Linux
4 18 (31.58%) C#
4 18 (31.58%) .NET
5 17 (29.82%) Microsoft
5 17 (29.82%) Data Centre
6 16 (28.07%) Office 365
7 15 (26.32%) MVC
7 15 (26.32%) ASP.NET
7 15 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (24.56%) SQL Server
8 14 (24.56%) Cisco
8 14 (24.56%) CISSP
9 13 (22.81%) TDD
9 13 (22.81%) Ansible
9 13 (22.81%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (22.81%) Puppet
10 12 (21.05%) DevOps
10 12 (21.05%) VMware
10 12 (21.05%) CSS
10 12 (21.05%) HTML
10 12 (21.05%) JavaScript
11 11 (19.30%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (15.79%) Firewall
12 9 (15.79%) Forcepoint
12 9 (15.79%) Active Directory
12 9 (15.79%) SQL
12 9 (15.79%) E-Commerce
12 9 (15.79%) Scrum

Microsoft Azure
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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.77%) Mule
2 3 (5.26%) Apache
2 3 (5.26%) nginx
2 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.51%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.75%) CMS
4 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.75%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.75%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (3.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 41 (71.93%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (28.07%) Office 365
3 7 (12.28%) IaaS
4 6 (10.53%) PaaS
4 6 (10.53%) SaaS
5 5 (8.77%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (3.51%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.75%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (1.75%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.79%) Cisco ISE
1 9 (15.79%) Firewall
1 9 (15.79%) Intrusion Detection
2 7 (12.28%) LAN
2 7 (12.28%) VPN
2 7 (12.28%) WAN
2 7 (12.28%) Wireless
3 5 (8.77%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (7.02%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.51%) DNS
5 2 (3.51%) HTTP
5 2 (3.51%) SSL
6 1 (1.75%) DHCP
6 1 (1.75%) Internet
6 1 (1.75%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (24.56%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.28%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (10.53%) MySQL
4 5 (8.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (5.26%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.51%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.75%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.75%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.75%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Octopus Deploy
2 5 (8.77%) Visual Studio
3 4 (7.02%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.26%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.26%) Travis CI
5 2 (3.51%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (14.04%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Marketing
3 2 (3.51%) Electronics
3 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.75%) Advertising
4 1 (1.75%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 20 (35.09%) Developer
2 14 (24.56%) Architect
3 13 (22.81%) .NET Developer
4 10 (17.54%) Analyst
5 9 (15.79%) Azure Developer
5 9 (15.79%) Infrastructure Architect
5 9 (15.79%) Security Analyst
6 8 (14.04%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (14.04%) C# Developer
6 8 (14.04%) Cloud Architect
7 7 (12.28%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (12.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 5 (8.77%) AWS Developer
8 5 (8.77%) Enterprise Architect
8 5 (8.77%) Information Analyst
8 5 (8.77%) Information Security Analyst
8 5 (8.77%) IT Analyst
8 5 (8.77%) IT Security Analyst
8 5 (8.77%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (31.58%) .NET
2 15 (26.32%) ASP.NET
3 13 (22.81%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (21.05%) CSS
4 12 (21.05%) HTML
5 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (8.77%) jQuery
7 4 (7.02%) AngularJS
7 4 (7.02%) Web Services
8 3 (5.26%) JSON
8 3 (5.26%) REST
9 2 (3.51%) .NET Framework
9 2 (3.51%) Dojo
9 2 (3.51%) Entity Framework
9 2 (3.51%) HTML5
9 2 (3.51%) Node.js
9 2 (3.51%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (3.51%) WCF
10 1 (1.75%) XML
10 1 (1.75%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 17 (29.82%) Data Centre
2 9 (15.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 6 (10.53%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 6 (10.53%) Private Cloud
3 6 (10.53%) Public Cloud
4 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.26%) User Experience
5 2 (3.51%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.75%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.75%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.75%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 21 (36.84%) Windows
2 20 (35.09%) Linux
3 6 (10.53%) Mac OS X
4 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.26%) Windows Server
5 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (26.32%) MVC
2 13 (22.81%) TDD
3 12 (21.05%) DevOps
4 9 (15.79%) Content Management
4 9 (15.79%) DDoS Mitigation
4 9 (15.79%) E-Commerce
4 9 (15.79%) High Availability
4 9 (15.79%) Information Security
4 9 (15.79%) Scrum
4 9 (15.79%) Security Architecture
4 9 (15.79%) SIEM
4 9 (15.79%) TOGAF
5 8 (14.04%) Technical Architecture
6 7 (12.28%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (10.53%) Threat Management
7 6 (10.53%) Vulnerability Management
8 5 (8.77%) Software Engineering
8 5 (8.77%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 18 (31.58%) C#
2 12 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 9 (15.79%) SQL
4 3 (5.26%) Perl
4 3 (5.26%) Python
4 3 (5.26%) Ruby
5 2 (3.51%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.51%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.75%) Apple Swift
6 1 (1.75%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (24.56%) CISSP
2 3 (5.26%) Degree
2 3 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (15.79%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.75%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (19.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (15.79%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.51%) vCloud
4 1 (1.75%) Docker
4 1 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.75%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.75%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 13 (22.81%) Ansible
1 13 (22.81%) Puppet
2 9 (15.79%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 8 (14.04%) SCCM
4 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Intune
5 4 (7.02%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (3.51%) logstash
6 2 (3.51%) Nagios
6 2 (3.51%) ZABBIX
7 1 (1.75%) AppDNA
7 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (1.75%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.75%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (29.82%) Microsoft
2 14 (24.56%) Cisco
3 12 (21.05%) VMware
4 9 (15.79%) ArcSight
4 9 (15.79%) Cyber-Ark
4 9 (15.79%) Forcepoint
5 7 (12.28%) Google
6 5 (8.77%) Palo Alto
7 3 (5.26%) Sitecore
8 2 (3.51%) Citrix
8 2 (3.51%) SAP
9 1 (1.75%) Veeam
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