The table below looks at the statistics for Azure SQL Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Azure SQL Database over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank 151 207 203
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -4
Contract jobs citing Azure SQL Database 10 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.30% 0.017% 0.086%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.26% 0.067% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 4
Median daily rate £500 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - -
Azure SQL Database
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
795 1485 1386
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 23.80% 25.46% 23.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 633 1181 1053
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 7
Median hourly rate £17.88 £30.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.41% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £17.30 £17.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £102.00 £51.01
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.27 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+20.26% -13.33%

Azure SQL Database
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Azure SQL Database as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Azure SQL Database Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Azure SQL Database
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Azure SQL Database across the City of London region.

Azure SQL Database Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Azure SQL Database
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Azure SQL Database Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Azure SQL Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Azure SQL Database 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 City of London region with a requirement for Azure SQL Database.

1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (87.50%) SQL
3 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (75.00%) Git (software)
4 11 (68.75%) MongoDB
5 9 (56.25%) Progressive Enhancement
5 9 (56.25%) Apple iOS
5 9 (56.25%) REST
5 9 (56.25%) SQLite
5 9 (56.25%) Test Automation
5 9 (56.25%) CouchDB
5 9 (56.25%) Software Engineering
5 9 (56.25%) Unit Testing
5 9 (56.25%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (56.25%) TDD
5 9 (56.25%) Objective-C
5 9 (56.25%) Scrum
5 9 (56.25%) MySQL
5 9 (56.25%) SOAP
5 9 (56.25%) Web Services
5 9 (56.25%) iOS Development
5 9 (56.25%) Mobile App
5 9 (56.25%) Apple Swift
5 9 (56.25%) TestFlight
6 8 (50.00%) Cocoa
6 8 (50.00%) Cocoa Touch
7 6 (37.50%) .NET
8 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
9 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 4 (25.00%) Finance

Azure SQL Database
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (12.50%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (56.25%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) MongoDB
2 9 (56.25%) CouchDB
2 9 (56.25%) MySQL
2 9 (56.25%) SQLite
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (18.75%) SpecFlow
2 3 (18.75%) Subversion
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 9 (56.25%) iOS Developer
3 8 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 8 (50.00%) Senior iOS Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Business Manager
5 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Angular Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Business Project Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Portfolio Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Programme Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) REST
1 9 (56.25%) SOAP
1 9 (56.25%) Web Services
2 8 (50.00%) Cocoa
2 8 (50.00%) Cocoa Touch
3 6 (37.50%) .NET
4 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
5 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (18.75%) React
5 3 (18.75%) Reactive Extensions
5 3 (18.75%) SignalR
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (6.25%) CSS
7 1 (6.25%) LESS
7 1 (6.25%) MSMQ
7 1 (6.25%) NancyFx
7 1 (6.25%) Sass
7 1 (6.25%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (56.25%) iOS Development
2 9 (56.25%) Progressive Enhancement
2 9 (56.25%) Scrum
2 9 (56.25%) Software Engineering
2 9 (56.25%) TDD
2 9 (56.25%) Test Automation
2 9 (56.25%) Unit Testing
3 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
4 3 (18.75%) BDD
4 3 (18.75%) MVC
5 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (12.50%) Complex Event Processing
5 2 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (6.25%) Microservices
6 1 (6.25%) Migration
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 9 (56.25%) Apple Swift
2 9 (56.25%) Objective-C
3 3 (18.75%) C#
3 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
1 1 (6.25%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.25%) VMware
City, London
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