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 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 46 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 0.38% 1.75% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.92% 23.08% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £468 - -
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
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
52 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 19.92% 7.60% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 4
Median daily rate £515 £425 £691
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.17% -38.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £325 £660
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £585 £747
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 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 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (40.00%) Spreadsheet
1 2 (40.00%) Contactless
2 1 (20.00%) OWASP
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (20.00%) Ansible
2 1 (20.00%) Docker
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Salt
2 1 (20.00%) API Development
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (20.00%) QlikView
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) NUnit

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:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) GitHub
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (20.00%) QlikView
2 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (20.00%) MSBuild
2 1 (20.00%) NUnit
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Engineering Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Integration Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Integration Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Software Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) AWS DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Azure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse Architect
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Migration Architect
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Architect
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Integration Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Integration Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
1 1 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (20.00%) LINQ to SQL
1 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Contactless
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) API Development
2 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (20.00%) BDD
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) OWASP
2 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) Go
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby
1 1 (20.00%) Scala
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (20.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
1 1 (20.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle