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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 32 67 65
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -2
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 45 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 4.93% 0.77% 0.70%
As % of the Cloud Services category 45.45% 11.11% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 5 5
Median daily rate £450 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £592 £375 £534
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £39.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-54.48% +122.85%
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 63 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 10.86% 6.89% 3.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 48 12
Median daily rate £456 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £130 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £23.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-22.82% +31.42%

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 28 August 2016.

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 52 (67.53%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (42.86%) TDD
3 32 (41.56%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (41.56%) C#
4 30 (38.96%) .NET
5 29 (37.66%) JavaScript
6 25 (32.47%) SQL Server
6 25 (32.47%) DevOps
7 24 (31.17%) E-Commerce
8 23 (29.87%) ASP.NET
8 23 (29.87%) Windows
8 23 (29.87%) MVC
8 23 (29.87%) Octopus Deploy
9 22 (28.57%) AngularJS
9 22 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
10 21 (27.27%) Microsoft
11 20 (25.97%) TeamCity
11 20 (25.97%) ASP.NET Web API
12 19 (24.68%) Public Cloud
12 19 (24.68%) High Availability
12 19 (24.68%) Linux
13 18 (23.38%) Scrum
13 18 (23.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 17 (22.08%) Opscode Chef
14 17 (22.08%) Office 365
14 17 (22.08%) HTML
15 16 (20.78%) CSS
15 16 (20.78%) Cisco
15 16 (20.78%) Data Centre
16 15 (19.48%) CISSP

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 13 (16.88%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (12.99%) SharePoint
3 8 (10.39%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (6.49%) Mule
5 2 (2.60%) NServiceBus
6 1 (1.30%) Apache
6 1 (1.30%) CMS
6 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.30%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.30%) nginx
6 1 (1.30%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.30%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.30%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (10.39%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 52 (67.53%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (22.08%) Office 365
3 14 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (12.99%) Amazon S3
4 10 (12.99%) GitHub
5 7 (9.09%) IaaS
6 6 (7.79%) PaaS
6 6 (7.79%) SaaS
7 5 (6.49%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (6.49%) TestFlight
8 2 (2.60%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (1.30%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.29%) Firewall
2 10 (12.99%) Cisco ISE
2 10 (12.99%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (10.39%) VPN
3 8 (10.39%) Wireless
4 7 (9.09%) LAN
4 7 (9.09%) WAN
5 6 (7.79%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (3.90%) DNS
7 2 (2.60%) DHCP
7 2 (2.60%) Internet
7 2 (2.60%) NetScaler
7 2 (2.60%) Network Security
7 2 (2.60%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.30%) BGP
8 1 (1.30%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.30%) IPsec
8 1 (1.30%) OSPF
8 1 (1.30%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (32.47%) SQL Server
2 18 (23.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 13 (16.88%) Hadoop
4 11 (14.29%) NoSQL
5 10 (12.99%) MySQL
6 5 (6.49%) Azure SQL Database
6 5 (6.49%) CouchDB
6 5 (6.49%) MongoDB
6 5 (6.49%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (6.49%) SQLite
7 3 (3.90%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.30%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 23 (29.87%) Octopus Deploy
2 20 (25.97%) TeamCity
3 8 (10.39%) Git (software)
4 7 (9.09%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.30%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.30%) NCrunch
5 1 (1.30%) Travis CI
General
1 8 (10.39%) Finance
2 1 (1.30%) Advertising
2 1 (1.30%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.30%) Automotive
2 1 (1.30%) Legal
2 1 (1.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (38.96%) Developer
2 17 (22.08%) Architect
3 12 (15.58%) .NET Developer
4 11 (14.29%) AWS Developer
5 10 (12.99%) Analyst
5 10 (12.99%) Infrastructure Architect
5 10 (12.99%) Security Analyst
6 9 (11.69%) AWS Engineer
6 9 (11.69%) Cloud Architect
6 9 (11.69%) Sitecore Developer
7 7 (9.09%) C# Developer
8 6 (7.79%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (7.79%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (7.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (7.79%) Information Analyst
8 6 (7.79%) Information Security Analyst
8 6 (7.79%) IT Analyst
8 6 (7.79%) IT Security Analyst
8 6 (7.79%) Senior Developer
9 5 (6.49%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (38.96%) .NET
2 23 (29.87%) ASP.NET
3 22 (28.57%) AngularJS
3 22 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 20 (25.97%) ASP.NET Web API
5 17 (22.08%) HTML
6 16 (20.78%) CSS
7 13 (16.88%) RabbitMQ
8 11 (14.29%) Node.js
9 10 (12.99%) Ember.js
10 8 (10.39%) jQuery
11 5 (6.49%) Cocoa
11 5 (6.49%) Cocoa Touch
11 5 (6.49%) REST
11 5 (6.49%) SOAP
11 5 (6.49%) Web Services
12 3 (3.90%) .NET Framework
12 3 (3.90%) Entity Framework
12 3 (3.90%) React
13 1 (1.30%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.68%) Public Cloud
2 16 (20.78%) Data Centre
3 11 (14.29%) User Experience
4 10 (12.99%) Blog
4 10 (12.99%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 8 (10.39%) Private Cloud
6 7 (9.09%) Management Information System
7 6 (7.79%) Hybrid Cloud
7 6 (7.79%) Mobile App
8 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.60%) CESG
9 1 (1.30%) Clustering
9 1 (1.30%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.30%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.30%) Fintech
9 1 (1.30%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 23 (29.87%) Windows
2 19 (24.68%) Linux
3 6 (7.79%) Apple iOS
3 6 (7.79%) Mac OS X
4 5 (6.49%) Windows Server
4 5 (6.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.30%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (42.86%) TDD
2 32 (41.56%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (32.47%) DevOps
4 24 (31.17%) E-Commerce
5 23 (29.87%) MVC
6 19 (24.68%) High Availability
7 18 (23.38%) Scrum
8 14 (18.18%) BDD
9 13 (16.88%) Microservices
10 11 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
11 10 (12.99%) Content Management
11 10 (12.99%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (12.99%) CQRS
11 10 (12.99%) DDoS Mitigation
11 10 (12.99%) Information Security
11 10 (12.99%) Kanban
11 10 (12.99%) Security Architecture
11 10 (12.99%) SIEM
12 9 (11.69%) Technical Architecture
12 9 (11.69%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 32 (41.56%) C#
2 29 (37.66%) JavaScript
3 10 (12.99%) Ruby
3 10 (12.99%) Scala
3 10 (12.99%) SQL
4 5 (6.49%) Apple Swift
4 5 (6.49%) Objective-C
5 2 (2.60%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.30%) ES6
6 1 (1.30%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (19.48%) CISSP
2 4 (5.19%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.90%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.60%) CCA
4 2 (2.60%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (2.60%) MCSA
4 2 (2.60%) MCSE
4 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.30%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.30%) CCDP
5 1 (1.30%) CCNA
5 1 (1.30%) CCNP
5 1 (1.30%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.30%) JNCIA
5 1 (1.30%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (12.99%) PCI DSS
1 10 (12.99%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 12 (15.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (12.99%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.60%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.60%) XenApp
3 2 (2.60%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.30%) Docker
4 1 (1.30%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.30%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.30%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 17 (22.08%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (14.29%) Ansible
2 11 (14.29%) Puppet
3 10 (12.99%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 7 (9.09%) SCCM
5 6 (7.79%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (1.30%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (1.30%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.30%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 16 (20.78%) Cisco
3 15 (19.48%) VMware
4 10 (12.99%) ArcSight
4 10 (12.99%) Cyber-Ark
4 10 (12.99%) Forcepoint
5 9 (11.69%) Sitecore
6 7 (9.09%) Google
7 5 (6.49%) Palo Alto
8 3 (3.90%) Citrix
9 2 (2.60%) Dell
10 1 (1.30%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.30%) HP
10 1 (1.30%) Juniper
10 1 (1.30%) Veeam
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