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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 30 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 10 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 3.95% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £378
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £21.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%
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
30 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 11.86% 7.09% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 6 2
Median daily rate £413 £431 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £388 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £469 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +92.30%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) HTML
2 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 9 (60.00%) Local Government
4 8 (53.33%) HTML5
4 8 (53.33%) CSS
4 8 (53.33%) HTTP
4 8 (53.33%) DNS
4 8 (53.33%) SSL
5 7 (46.67%) Web Services
5 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
6 6 (40.00%) Internet
6 6 (40.00%) W3C
6 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (40.00%) Node.js
6 6 (40.00%) REST
6 6 (40.00%) CSS3
6 6 (40.00%) Ajax
6 6 (40.00%) Apache Cordova
7 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
7 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (26.67%) XML
7 4 (26.67%) SQL
7 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
8 3 (20.00%) .NET
8 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
9 2 (13.33%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
9 2 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM

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 6 (40.00%) Node.js
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) JBoss
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) Mule ESB
2 1 (6.67%) nginx
2 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) GitHub
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) DNS
1 8 (53.33%) HTTP
1 8 (53.33%) SSL
2 6 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (13.33%) Firewall
4 1 (6.67%) DMZ
4 1 (6.67%) LAN
4 1 (6.67%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (6.67%) SAN
4 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
4 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
1 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
1 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (6.67%) Redis
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Artifactory
1 1 (6.67%) Gerrit
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.67%) Mercurial
1 1 (6.67%) SonarQube
1 1 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 9 (60.00%) Local Government
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) French Language
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Lead Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Angular Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Azure Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.67%) IT Architect
5 1 (6.67%) IT Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Junior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Junior JavaScript Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Communications Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Network Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) HTML
2 8 (53.33%) CSS
2 8 (53.33%) HTML5
3 7 (46.67%) Web Services
4 6 (40.00%) Ajax
4 6 (40.00%) Apache Cordova
4 6 (40.00%) CSS3
4 6 (40.00%) REST
5 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
5 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (26.67%) XML
6 3 (20.00%) .NET
7 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
7 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
7 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (13.33%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (13.33%) WCF
8 1 (6.67%) LAPP Stack
8 1 (6.67%) LEMP Stack
8 1 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) W3C
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) Fintech
2 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) CentOS
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (13.33%) CRM
4 2 (13.33%) MVC
4 2 (13.33%) OO
4 2 (13.33%) OOP
4 2 (13.33%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (13.33%) User Stories
5 1 (6.67%) Business Development
5 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) ITSM
5 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
5 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
5 1 (6.67%) Service Management
5 1 (6.67%) Supplier Management
5 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (13.33%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (6.67%) Perl
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
4 1 (6.67%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (6.67%) CCNP
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) MCSE
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Docker
1 1 (6.67%) vCloud
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Ansible
1 1 (6.67%) HAProxy
1 1 (6.67%) Kibana
1 1 (6.67%) logstash
1 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
1 1 (6.67%) Rundeck
1 1 (6.67%) Salt
1 1 (6.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Black Duck
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) Juniper
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.67%) Sonatype
3 1 (6.67%) Veracode