The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 38 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 2.56% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.95% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £310 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+21.71% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +122.85%
Microsoft Azure
London

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

Cloud Services Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
39 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 14.29% 9.42% 7.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 8 4
Median daily rate £413 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £425 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £22.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-29.54% +29.41%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Croydon 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 Croydon

Microsoft Azure
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) HTML
2 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (50.00%) Web Services
4 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (45.00%) CSS
4 9 (45.00%) Local Government
4 9 (45.00%) HTML5
5 8 (40.00%) DNS
5 8 (40.00%) SSL
5 8 (40.00%) HTTP
6 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
7 6 (30.00%) Node.js
7 6 (30.00%) REST
7 6 (30.00%) Ajax
7 6 (30.00%) W3C
7 6 (30.00%) Internet
7 6 (30.00%) CSS3
7 6 (30.00%) Apache Cordova
8 5 (25.00%) AngularJS
8 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (25.00%) SQL
8 5 (25.00%) T-SQL
9 4 (20.00%) .NET
9 4 (20.00%) XML
9 4 (20.00%) Firewall
9 4 (20.00%) OWASP
9 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
9 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (20.00%) Scrum

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 (15.00%) Apache
1 3 (15.00%) JBoss
1 3 (15.00%) Mule ESB
1 3 (15.00%) nginx
1 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
1 1 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (15.00%) GitHub
2 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) DNS
1 8 (40.00%) HTTP
1 8 (40.00%) SSL
2 6 (30.00%) Internet
3 4 (20.00%) Firewall
4 3 (15.00%) DMZ
4 3 (15.00%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (5.00%) LAN
5 1 (5.00%) SAN
5 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications
5 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (15.00%) MySQL
1 3 (15.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (15.00%) Redis
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.00%) QlikView
2 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.00%) Artifactory
2 3 (15.00%) Gerrit
2 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (15.00%) Mercurial
2 3 (15.00%) SonarQube
2 3 (15.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (5.00%) Jasmine
3 1 (5.00%) MSBuild
3 1 (5.00%) NUnit
3 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (45.00%) Local Government
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) French Language
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (15.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Lead Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Angular Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Azure Architect
4 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Integration Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Integration Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) IT Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Junior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Network Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) HTML
2 10 (50.00%) Web Services
3 9 (45.00%) CSS
3 9 (45.00%) HTML5
4 6 (30.00%) Ajax
4 6 (30.00%) Apache Cordova
4 6 (30.00%) CSS3
4 6 (30.00%) Node.js
4 6 (30.00%) REST
5 5 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (20.00%) .NET
6 4 (20.00%) XML
7 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
7 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (15.00%) J2EE
7 3 (15.00%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (15.00%) LAMP
7 3 (15.00%) LEMP Stack
7 3 (15.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) W3C
2 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Contactless
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Fintech
3 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) CentOS
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
1 3 (15.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (20.00%) OWASP
3 4 (20.00%) Scrum
4 3 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (15.00%) DevOps
4 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (15.00%) MVC
5 2 (10.00%) CRM
5 2 (10.00%) Migration
5 2 (10.00%) OO
5 2 (10.00%) OOP
5 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) User Stories
6 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Information Security
6 1 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (5.00%) TDD
6 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (15.00%) C#
3 3 (15.00%) Perl
3 3 (15.00%) PHP
3 3 (15.00%) Python
3 3 (15.00%) Ruby
4 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) CCNP
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.00%) MCSE
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Docker
1 3 (15.00%) vCloud
1 3 (15.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Ansible
1 3 (15.00%) HAProxy
1 3 (15.00%) Kibana
1 3 (15.00%) logstash
1 3 (15.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (15.00%) Puppet
1 3 (15.00%) Rundeck
1 3 (15.00%) Salt
1 3 (15.00%) ZABBIX
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) VMware
3 3 (15.00%) Black Duck
3 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (15.00%) Sonatype
3 3 (15.00%) Veracode
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix
4 1 (5.00%) Juniper