The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 3.57% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 54.55% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £37.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-60.00% +44.23%
Microsoft Azure
Northern Ireland

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

Cloud Services Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
11 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 6.55% 1.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Median daily rate £400 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £413 £415
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -0.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +32.53%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

The demand trend of contract jobs across the County Antrim 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 County Antrim

Microsoft Azure
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

Microsoft Azure
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

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 County Antrim region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
Belfast - 6 £400 -
Microsoft Azure
Northern Ireland

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 10 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Migration
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Python
2 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (60.00%) Ansible
2 6 (60.00%) AWS Certification
2 6 (60.00%) Identity Access Management
3 3 (30.00%) Core Data
3 3 (30.00%) SLA
3 3 (30.00%) BYOD
3 3 (30.00%) Office 365
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (30.00%) Apple
3 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (30.00%) Wireless
3 3 (30.00%) IP Telephony
3 3 (30.00%) Smartphone
3 3 (30.00%) Supplier Management
3 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (30.00%) Android
4 1 (10.00%) Azure Machine Learning
4 1 (10.00%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (10.00%) Power BI
4 1 (10.00%) Big Data
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Relational Database

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim 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 1 (10.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (30.00%) Office 365
3 1 (10.00%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) IP Telephony
1 3 (30.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (10.00%) Power BI
1 1 (10.00%) Qlik Sense
1 1 (10.00%) QlikView
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Architect
1 6 (60.00%) Cloud Architect
2 3 (30.00%) ICT Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) ICT Support
2 3 (30.00%) ICT Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) AWS Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Business Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Core Data
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) BYOD
1 3 (30.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Android
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Identity Access Management
2 6 (60.00%) Migration
3 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (30.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Machine Learning
4 1 (10.00%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (10.00%) R
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) AWS Certification
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Apple
2 1 (10.00%) Tableau