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 28 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 33 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 28 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.75% 1.18% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 27.45% 12.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 23 4 0
Median daily rate £450 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £378
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%
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
102 75 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 17.29% 9.80% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 51 13
Median daily rate £438 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £250 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £440 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +92.30%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +19 19 £513 +48.55% 12
Microsoft Azure
East of England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 30 (66.67%) Linux
2 19 (42.22%) DevOps
3 16 (35.56%) Docker
3 16 (35.56%) Puppet
4 14 (31.11%) Windows
4 14 (31.11%) VMware
5 13 (28.89%) Java
5 13 (28.89%) Amazon AWS
6 11 (24.44%) Git (software)
6 11 (24.44%) HTML
7 10 (22.22%) Configuration Management
7 10 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 10 (22.22%) CSS
8 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 9 (20.00%) Ajax
8 9 (20.00%) Information Security
8 9 (20.00%) SaaS
8 9 (20.00%) PaaS
8 9 (20.00%) jQuery
8 9 (20.00%) IaaS
9 8 (17.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (17.78%) Mobile App
9 8 (17.78%) WebStorm
9 8 (17.78%) TypeScript
9 8 (17.78%) OmniGraffle
9 8 (17.78%) REST
9 8 (17.78%) CSS3
9 8 (17.78%) PhoneGap
9 8 (17.78%) Responsive Web Design
9 8 (17.78%) ISO/IEC 27001

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 3 (6.67%) nginx
1 3 (6.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Adobe Illustrator
1 8 (17.78%) OmniGraffle
1 8 (17.78%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (17.78%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 13 (28.89%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (20.00%) IaaS
2 9 (20.00%) PaaS
2 9 (20.00%) SaaS
3 4 (8.89%) Office 365
4 3 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) SAN
2 2 (4.44%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (4.44%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.22%) DNS
3 1 (2.22%) Firewall
3 1 (2.22%) Network Security
3 1 (2.22%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (24.44%) Git (software)
2 8 (17.78%) IntelliJ
2 8 (17.78%) Mercurial
2 8 (17.78%) WebStorm
3 7 (15.56%) Selenium
4 3 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (6.67%) Grunt
4 3 (6.67%) gulp
4 3 (6.67%) Jasmine
4 3 (6.67%) PhantomJS
5 2 (4.44%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.44%) Gerrit
5 2 (4.44%) Subversion
6 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.22%) JIRA
6 1 (2.22%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (2.22%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (2.22%) Advertising
1 1 (2.22%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (24.44%) Architect
2 10 (22.22%) Developer
2 10 (22.22%) DevOps Specialist
2 10 (22.22%) Technical Leader
3 9 (20.00%) Cloud Specialist
3 9 (20.00%) Security Architect
3 9 (20.00%) Security Solutions Architect
3 9 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
4 8 (17.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 7 (15.56%) Cloud Architect
6 6 (13.33%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 6 (13.33%) Information Architect
6 6 (13.33%) Information Security Architect
7 3 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 2 (4.44%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (24.44%) HTML
2 10 (22.22%) CSS
3 9 (20.00%) Ajax
3 9 (20.00%) jQuery
4 8 (17.78%) CSS3
4 8 (17.78%) HTML5
4 8 (17.78%) PhoneGap
4 8 (17.78%) REST
4 8 (17.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (6.67%) LEMP Stack
5 3 (6.67%) Sass
5 3 (6.67%) Spring Boot
6 2 (4.44%) OpenJDK
6 2 (4.44%) Web Services
7 1 (2.22%) .NET
7 1 (2.22%) Django
7 1 (2.22%) Matplotlib
7 1 (2.22%) Spring
7 1 (2.22%) XHTML
7 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Graphic Design
1 8 (17.78%) Mobile App
1 8 (17.78%) User Experience
2 2 (4.44%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.44%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (4.44%) Taxonomies
3 1 (2.22%) Cryptography
3 1 (2.22%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.22%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 30 (66.67%) Linux
2 14 (31.11%) Windows
3 4 (8.89%) Ubuntu
4 2 (4.44%) CentOS
4 2 (4.44%) Unix
4 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (42.22%) DevOps
2 10 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 9 (20.00%) Information Security
4 8 (17.78%) Front End Development
4 8 (17.78%) Responsive Web Design
4 8 (17.78%) UX Design
4 8 (17.78%) Wireframes
5 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (11.11%) Functional Testing
6 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (8.89%) BDD
7 4 (8.89%) TDD
8 3 (6.67%) Identity Access Management
8 3 (6.67%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.44%) B2B
9 2 (4.44%) ITIL
9 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2
9 2 (4.44%) TOGAF
9 2 (4.44%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.89%) Java
2 10 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 8 (17.78%) Dart
3 8 (17.78%) ECMAScript
3 8 (17.78%) TypeScript
4 6 (13.33%) Python
5 3 (6.67%) PHP
5 3 (6.67%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) MCSE
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (35.56%) Docker
2 8 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 4 (8.89%) VMware ESX
5 3 (6.67%) Active Directory
6 1 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 16 (35.56%) Puppet
2 7 (15.56%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (8.89%) Nagios
3 4 (8.89%) SCCM
3 4 (8.89%) SCOM
3 4 (8.89%) SCVMM
4 2 (4.44%) Ansible
4 2 (4.44%) Cobbler
4 2 (4.44%) logstash
4 2 (4.44%) Riemann
Vendors
1 14 (31.11%) VMware
2 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.22%) AppDynamics
3 1 (2.22%) Citrix
3 1 (2.22%) HP
3 1 (2.22%) LogRhythm
3 1 (2.22%) New Relic
3 1 (2.22%) Siebel
3 1 (2.22%) Vertica
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