The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 34 31 66
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +35
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 17 43 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.20% 5.20% 0.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 31.48% 50.00% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 27 1
Median daily rate £400 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £411
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £30.19 -
% change year-on-year
+15.93% -
Microsoft Azure
East of England

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

Cloud Services Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
54 86 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 10.15% 10.40% 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 46 20
Median daily rate £438 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £352 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £509 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-29.00% +25.00%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

Microsoft Azure
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Microsoft Azure
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Microsoft Azure
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -9 4 £375 -16.66% 8
Peterborough - 1 £425 -
Microsoft Azure
East of England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 18 (52.94%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (50.00%) REST
3 16 (47.06%) HTML
3 16 (47.06%) JavaScript
4 15 (44.12%) Linux
4 15 (44.12%) Node.js
5 14 (41.18%) CSS
6 12 (35.29%) Java
6 12 (35.29%) Windows
6 12 (35.29%) Git (software)
7 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (32.35%) Docker
8 10 (29.41%) HTML5
9 9 (26.47%) OmniGraffle
9 9 (26.47%) PaaS
9 9 (26.47%) Mercurial
9 9 (26.47%) CSS3
9 9 (26.47%) UX Design
9 9 (26.47%) Unit Testing
9 9 (26.47%) Graphic Design
9 9 (26.47%) Adobe Illustrator
9 9 (26.47%) SDL Web 8
9 9 (26.47%) Photoshop
9 9 (26.47%) Responsive Web Design
9 9 (26.47%) IaaS
9 9 (26.47%) Mobile App
9 9 (26.47%) User Experience
10 8 (23.53%) E-Commerce
10 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
10 8 (23.53%) TDD

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (11.76%) Cloud Foundry
1 4 (11.76%) CMS
2 3 (8.82%) IIS
2 3 (8.82%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.94%) nginx
3 1 (2.94%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Adobe Illustrator
1 9 (26.47%) OmniGraffle
1 9 (26.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (26.47%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 18 (52.94%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (26.47%) IaaS
2 9 (26.47%) PaaS
3 1 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) HTTP
1 4 (11.76%) SAN
2 2 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (5.88%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.94%) AMQP
3 1 (2.94%) DNS
3 1 (2.94%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (2.94%) SSL
3 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) MongoDB
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.94%) MySQL
3 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (35.29%) Git (software)
2 9 (26.47%) Mercurial
3 7 (20.59%) gulp
4 6 (17.65%) Grunt
4 6 (17.65%) Jasmine
5 5 (14.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (14.71%) IntelliJ
5 5 (14.71%) Selenium
5 5 (14.71%) WebStorm
6 4 (11.76%) Mocha
7 2 (5.88%) Cucumber
7 2 (5.88%) PhantomJS
8 1 (2.94%) Bower
8 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
8 1 (2.94%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.94%) Billing
Job Titles
1 18 (52.94%) Developer
2 8 (23.53%) Full Stack Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (14.71%) Node.js Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Technical Leader
4 4 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (11.76%) MongoDB Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Lead DevOps
5 3 (8.82%) Technical Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Architect
6 2 (5.88%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Digital Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Platform Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (50.00%) REST
2 16 (47.06%) HTML
3 15 (44.12%) Node.js
4 14 (41.18%) CSS
5 10 (29.41%) HTML5
6 9 (26.47%) CSS3
7 8 (23.53%) jQuery
8 6 (17.65%) .NET
8 6 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (14.71%) Ajax
9 5 (14.71%) PhoneGap
9 5 (14.71%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (11.76%) .NET Framework
10 4 (11.76%) Apache Cordova
10 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET
10 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (11.76%) Express
10 4 (11.76%) Polymer
10 4 (11.76%) Spring
10 4 (11.76%) Web Components
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Graphic Design
1 9 (26.47%) Mobile App
1 9 (26.47%) User Experience
2 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.94%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.94%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (44.12%) Linux
2 12 (35.29%) Windows
3 8 (23.53%) Ubuntu
4 6 (17.65%) Mac OS X
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.94%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (26.47%) Responsive Web Design
2 9 (26.47%) Unit Testing
2 9 (26.47%) UX Design
3 8 (23.53%) E-Commerce
3 8 (23.53%) TDD
4 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
5 6 (17.65%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (17.65%) Continuous Deployment
5 6 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (17.65%) DevOps
6 5 (14.71%) Front End Development
6 5 (14.71%) MVC
6 5 (14.71%) Wireframes
7 4 (11.76%) BPMN
7 4 (11.76%) Workflow
8 3 (8.82%) BDD
8 3 (8.82%) Functional Testing
8 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
8 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (47.06%) JavaScript
2 12 (35.29%) Java
3 7 (20.59%) C#
4 5 (14.71%) Dart
4 5 (14.71%) ECMAScript
4 5 (14.71%) TypeScript
5 4 (11.76%) ES6
5 4 (11.76%) Python
6 3 (8.82%) PHP
6 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.94%) Go
7 1 (2.94%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) MCSE
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (32.35%) Docker
2 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (14.71%) Hyper-V
4 4 (11.76%) VMware ESX
5 2 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
6 1 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (14.71%) Puppet
2 4 (11.76%) SCCM
2 4 (11.76%) SCOM
2 4 (11.76%) SCVMM
3 3 (8.82%) Ansible
4 2 (5.88%) Cobbler
4 2 (5.88%) PowerCLI
5 1 (2.94%) Consul
5 1 (2.94%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.65%) VMware
3 3 (8.82%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.94%) Citrix
4 1 (2.94%) Google
4 1 (2.94%) HP
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle
4 1 (2.94%) Red Hat