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 31 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 42 40 67
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +27
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 12 35 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.07% 4.13% 0.24%
As % of the Cloud Services category 28.57% 28.00% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 18 2
Median daily rate £388 £405 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.32% +15.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £385 £403
% change year-on-year
+10.38% -4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.38 £39.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-32.37% +122.85%
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
42 125 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 7.23% 14.74% 3.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 82 27
Median daily rate £425 £413 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +32.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £344 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £23.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-24.46% +34.28%

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
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 31 August 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 +1 6 £375 +2.73% 5
Peterborough - 1 £425 -
Microsoft Azure
East of England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 21 (52.50%) Linux
2 16 (40.00%) HTML
3 15 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 15 (37.50%) CSS
4 14 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (32.50%) Java
6 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (30.00%) DevOps
7 11 (27.50%) Docker
7 11 (27.50%) VMware
7 11 (27.50%) Windows
7 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
7 11 (27.50%) Git (software)
8 10 (25.00%) UX Design
8 10 (25.00%) Mercurial
8 10 (25.00%) Graphic Design
8 10 (25.00%) Unit Testing
8 10 (25.00%) HTML5
8 10 (25.00%) OmniGraffle
8 10 (25.00%) Puppet
8 10 (25.00%) REST
8 10 (25.00%) CSS3
8 10 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 10 (25.00%) SDL Web 8
8 10 (25.00%) Photoshop
8 10 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
8 10 (25.00%) User Experience
8 10 (25.00%) Mobile App
9 8 (20.00%) jQuery
9 8 (20.00%) 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 (10.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 4 (10.00%) CMS
2 3 (7.50%) IIS
2 3 (7.50%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (5.00%) nginx
Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 10 (25.00%) OmniGraffle
1 10 (25.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (25.00%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 14 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (15.00%) IaaS
2 6 (15.00%) PaaS
2 6 (15.00%) SaaS
3 3 (7.50%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) SAN
2 2 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (5.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.50%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) MySQL
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (27.50%) Git (software)
2 10 (25.00%) Mercurial
3 8 (20.00%) gulp
4 7 (17.50%) Grunt
4 7 (17.50%) Jasmine
5 6 (15.00%) IntelliJ
5 6 (15.00%) WebStorm
6 4 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (10.00%) Mocha
6 4 (10.00%) Selenium
7 3 (7.50%) PhantomJS
8 2 (5.00%) Gerrit
9 1 (2.50%) Bower
9 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (2.50%) Advertising
1 1 (2.50%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Developer
2 10 (25.00%) Lead DevOps
3 9 (22.50%) Technical Leader
4 7 (17.50%) Architect
5 6 (15.00%) Azure DevOps
5 6 (15.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (15.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Security Architect
5 6 (15.00%) Security Solutions Architect
5 6 (15.00%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
6 5 (12.50%) Cloud Specialist
6 5 (12.50%) DevOps Specialist
6 5 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
7 4 (10.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 4 (10.00%) Information Architect
7 4 (10.00%) Information Security Architect
7 4 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (40.00%) HTML
2 15 (37.50%) CSS
3 10 (25.00%) CSS3
3 10 (25.00%) HTML5
3 10 (25.00%) REST
4 8 (20.00%) jQuery
5 7 (17.50%) Node.js
6 6 (15.00%) .NET
6 6 (15.00%) Ajax
6 6 (15.00%) PhoneGap
6 6 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (10.00%) .NET Framework
8 4 (10.00%) Apache Cordova
8 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
8 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (10.00%) Express
8 4 (10.00%) Polymer
8 4 (10.00%) Spring
8 4 (10.00%) Web Components
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Graphic Design
1 10 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 10 (25.00%) User Experience
2 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (5.00%) Taxonomies
3 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.50%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (52.50%) Linux
2 11 (27.50%) Windows
3 4 (10.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (5.00%) Unix
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (30.00%) DevOps
2 10 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 10 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 10 (25.00%) UX Design
3 8 (20.00%) TDD
4 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (15.00%) Configuration Management
5 6 (15.00%) Continuous Deployment
5 6 (15.00%) Front End Development
5 6 (15.00%) Information Security
5 6 (15.00%) Wireframes
6 5 (12.50%) MVC
7 4 (10.00%) BPMN
7 4 (10.00%) Workflow
8 3 (7.50%) BDD
8 3 (7.50%) Content Management
8 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (7.50%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (7.50%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 13 (32.50%) Java
3 6 (15.00%) Dart
3 6 (15.00%) ECMAScript
3 6 (15.00%) TypeScript
4 5 (12.50%) C#
4 5 (12.50%) Python
5 4 (10.00%) ES6
5 4 (10.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.00%) PHP
7 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) MCSE
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (27.50%) Docker
2 7 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 4 (10.00%) VMware ESX
5 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
6 2 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (2.50%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (25.00%) Puppet
2 5 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (10.00%) SCCM
3 4 (10.00%) SCOM
3 4 (10.00%) SCVMM
4 3 (7.50%) Ansible
5 2 (5.00%) Cobbler
6 1 (2.50%) logstash
6 1 (2.50%) Nagios
6 1 (2.50%) Riemann
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
1 11 (27.50%) VMware
2 3 (7.50%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.50%) Citrix
3 1 (2.50%) HP
3 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
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