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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 36 51 73
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +22
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 31 21 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 4.10% 2.55% 0.43%
As % of the Cloud Services category 38.27% 34.43% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 21 4
Median daily rate £488 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £315 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £400 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £402 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.67% +0.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £41.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £37.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-60.00% +44.23%
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
81 61 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 10.70% 7.42% 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 52 29
Median daily rate £488 £360 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.41% -28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £309 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £450 £626
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £415
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £41.50 £18.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+124.32% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +44.73%

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 8 December 2016.

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Microsoft Azure
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Microsoft Azure Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 42 (56.00%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (54.67%) .NET
3 39 (52.00%) C#
4 38 (50.67%) JavaScript
5 37 (49.33%) AngularJS
6 36 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (45.33%) TDD
8 33 (44.00%) SQL Server
9 31 (41.33%) E-Commerce
9 31 (41.33%) MVC
10 30 (40.00%) ASP.NET
11 28 (37.33%) ASP.NET Web API
12 26 (34.67%) ASP.NET MVC
13 25 (33.33%) HTML
14 24 (32.00%) High Availability
15 23 (30.67%) CSS
16 22 (29.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 21 (28.00%) DevOps
18 20 (26.67%) TeamCity
18 20 (26.67%) Octopus Deploy
19 18 (24.00%) Windows
19 18 (24.00%) BDD
20 17 (22.67%) Microsoft
20 17 (22.67%) Scrum
21 15 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
21 15 (20.00%) Hadoop
21 15 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
21 15 (20.00%) Node.js
22 14 (18.67%) Opscode Chef
22 14 (18.67%) Elasticsearch

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 14 (18.67%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (16.00%) SharePoint
3 7 (9.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (5.33%) Mule
5 2 (2.67%) CMS
5 2 (2.67%) NServiceBus
6 1 (1.33%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.33%) IIS
6 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.33%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.33%) SAS
6 1 (1.33%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (9.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 42 (56.00%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (17.33%) Office 365
4 11 (14.67%) Amazon S3
4 11 (14.67%) GitHub
5 5 (6.67%) TestFlight
6 2 (2.67%) IaaS
7 1 (1.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.00%) LAN
1 9 (12.00%) VPN
1 9 (12.00%) WAN
2 6 (8.00%) Firewall
2 6 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (8.00%) Wireless
3 5 (6.67%) DNS
4 4 (5.33%) DHCP
5 2 (2.67%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (2.67%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (2.67%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (2.67%) NetScaler
5 2 (2.67%) Network Security
6 1 (1.33%) AMQP
6 1 (1.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.33%) FWSM
6 1 (1.33%) Internet
6 1 (1.33%) IPsec
6 1 (1.33%) OSPF
6 1 (1.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (44.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (29.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 15 (20.00%) Hadoop
4 13 (17.33%) MySQL
4 13 (17.33%) NoSQL
5 9 (12.00%) Azure SQL Database
6 8 (10.67%) Big Data
6 8 (10.67%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (8.00%) MongoDB
8 5 (6.67%) CouchDB
8 5 (6.67%) SQLite
9 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (1.33%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (1.33%) Apache Hive
11 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
11 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 20 (26.67%) Octopus Deploy
1 20 (26.67%) TeamCity
2 9 (12.00%) Visual Studio
3 6 (8.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.33%) Axure RP
4 1 (1.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.33%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.33%) NCrunch
4 1 (1.33%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (5.33%) Finance
2 2 (2.67%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.33%) Advertising
3 1 (1.33%) Legal
3 1 (1.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (56.00%) Developer
2 19 (25.33%) .NET Developer
3 17 (22.67%) Senior Developer
4 15 (20.00%) C# Developer
5 14 (18.67%) AWS Developer
6 13 (17.33%) ASP.NET Developer
6 13 (17.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (17.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (10.67%) Architect
7 8 (10.67%) Azure Developer
7 8 (10.67%) Senior .NET Developer
7 8 (10.67%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (10.67%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 8 (10.67%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (10.67%) Senior C# Developer
7 8 (10.67%) Sitecore Developer
8 7 (9.33%) AWS Engineer
8 7 (9.33%) Big Data Developer
8 7 (9.33%) Senior Big Data Developer
9 6 (8.00%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (54.67%) .NET
2 37 (49.33%) AngularJS
3 30 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 28 (37.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 26 (34.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 25 (33.33%) HTML
7 23 (30.67%) CSS
8 15 (20.00%) Node.js
8 15 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
9 11 (14.67%) Ember.js
10 7 (9.33%) jQuery
10 7 (9.33%) React
11 6 (8.00%) Web Services
12 5 (6.67%) Cocoa
12 5 (6.67%) Cocoa Touch
12 5 (6.67%) REST
12 5 (6.67%) SOAP
13 3 (4.00%) .NET Framework
13 3 (4.00%) WCF
14 2 (2.67%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.67%) Public Cloud
2 13 (17.33%) Mobile App
3 11 (14.67%) Blog
3 11 (14.67%) User Experience
4 7 (9.33%) Data Centre
5 3 (4.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (4.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.67%) CESG
6 2 (2.67%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.33%) Clustering
7 1 (1.33%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.33%) Fintech
7 1 (1.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 18 (24.00%) Windows
2 10 (13.33%) Apple iOS
2 10 (13.33%) Linux
3 6 (8.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (6.67%) Android
4 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (5.33%) Mac OS X
5 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (4.00%) Windows 10
6 3 (4.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.33%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (1.33%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (45.33%) TDD
3 31 (41.33%) E-Commerce
3 31 (41.33%) MVC
4 24 (32.00%) High Availability
5 21 (28.00%) DevOps
6 18 (24.00%) BDD
7 17 (22.67%) Scrum
8 14 (18.67%) Microservices
9 11 (14.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (14.67%) CQRS
9 11 (14.67%) Kanban
10 10 (13.33%) iOS Development
11 9 (12.00%) Unit Testing
12 8 (10.67%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (10.67%) Responsive Web Design
12 8 (10.67%) Web Design
13 6 (8.00%) Software Engineering
14 5 (6.67%) OOP
14 5 (6.67%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 39 (52.00%) C#
2 38 (50.67%) JavaScript
3 12 (16.00%) SQL
4 11 (14.67%) Ruby
4 11 (14.67%) Scala
5 5 (6.67%) Apple Swift
5 5 (6.67%) Objective-C
6 2 (2.67%) Python
7 1 (1.33%) C
7 1 (1.33%) C++
7 1 (1.33%) ES6
7 1 (1.33%) Perl
7 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.33%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (8.00%) CISSP
2 3 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.67%) CCA
3 2 (2.67%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (2.67%) MCSA
3 2 (2.67%) MCSE
3 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.33%) CCDP
4 1 (1.33%) CCNA
4 1 (1.33%) CCNP
4 1 (1.33%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.33%) JNCIA
4 1 (1.33%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.67%) QA
2 2 (2.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (14.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.00%) ISA Server
2 3 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.67%) XenApp
3 2 (2.67%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.33%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 14 (18.67%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (12.00%) SCCM
3 7 (9.33%) Microsoft Intune
4 5 (6.67%) Ansible
4 5 (6.67%) Puppet
5 2 (2.67%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (1.33%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (1.33%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.33%) SCOM
6 1 (1.33%) SELinux
6 1 (1.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (22.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.00%) Xamarin
3 8 (10.67%) Cisco
3 8 (10.67%) Sitecore
4 6 (8.00%) VMware
5 5 (6.67%) Google
6 4 (5.33%) Palo Alto
7 3 (4.00%) Citrix
8 2 (2.67%) ArcSight
8 2 (2.67%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.67%) Cyber-Ark
8 2 (2.67%) Dell
8 2 (2.67%) Forcepoint
9 1 (1.33%) F5
9 1 (1.33%) HP
9 1 (1.33%) Juniper
9 1 (1.33%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.33%) Splunk
9 1 (1.33%) Veeam
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