The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
East Midlands / Derbyshire
Rank 20 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 19 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 7.17% 1.42% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 50.00% 80.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 0
Median daily rate £565 £250 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+126.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £35.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-57.14% +34.61%

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

Cloud Services Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
38 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 14.34% 1.77% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 3 2
Median daily rate £565 £250 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+126.00% -45.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £250 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £373 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-38.18% +22.22%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Derbyshire 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 Derbyshire

Microsoft Azure
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Microsoft Azure
Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

Microsoft Azure
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

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 Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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
Derby +15 15 £565 +126.00%
Microsoft Azure
East Midlands

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 18 (66.67%) SQL
2 17 (62.96%) Apache Spark
2 17 (62.96%) Power BI
3 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 13 (48.15%) PaaS
5 12 (44.44%) HDInsight
5 12 (44.44%) Machine Learning
6 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (40.74%) Python
7 10 (37.04%) Hadoop
7 10 (37.04%) R
8 9 (33.33%) Azure Machine Learning
8 9 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (33.33%) Mathematics
8 9 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (29.63%) C#
9 8 (29.63%) Aerospace
10 7 (25.93%) Scala
10 7 (25.93%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (25.93%) Tableau
11 6 (22.22%) Azure SQL Database
11 6 (22.22%) Big Data
11 6 (22.22%) Analytics
11 6 (22.22%) Migration
11 6 (22.22%) Degree
12 5 (18.52%) JSON
12 5 (18.52%) Business Analysis
12 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (18.52%) Validation
12 5 (18.52%) PowerShell

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 17 (62.96%) Apache Spark
2 5 (18.52%) SAS
3 2 (7.41%) IIS
4 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 13 (48.15%) PaaS
2 9 (33.33%) Azure Machine Learning
3 5 (18.52%) IaaS
3 5 (18.52%) SaaS
4 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (7.41%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (7.41%) Office 365
6 1 (3.70%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (62.96%) Power BI
2 12 (44.44%) HDInsight
3 10 (37.04%) Hadoop
4 7 (25.93%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (22.22%) Azure SQL Database
5 6 (22.22%) Big Data
6 5 (18.52%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (18.52%) Data Lake
6 5 (18.52%) InfluxDB
6 5 (18.52%) MongoDB
6 5 (18.52%) NoSQL
6 5 (18.52%) OpenTSDB
6 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (11.11%) Apache Hive
8 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 8 (29.63%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.70%) Advertising
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Architect
2 6 (22.22%) Azure Architect
3 5 (18.52%) Data Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Data Scientist
4 3 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Azure Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Migration Architect
6 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Active Directory Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Agile Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Azure DevOps
6 1 (3.70%) Azure Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Data Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Data Migration Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Machine Learning Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Migration Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Wintel Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) .NET
1 5 (18.52%) JSON
1 5 (18.52%) XML
2 3 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Machine Learning
2 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (22.22%) Analytics
4 6 (22.22%) Migration
5 5 (18.52%) Business Analysis
5 5 (18.52%) Business Process Improvement
5 5 (18.52%) Data Validation
5 5 (18.52%) ETL
5 5 (18.52%) GAP Analysis
5 5 (18.52%) Process Improvement
5 5 (18.52%) Validation
6 4 (14.81%) Automated Testing
6 4 (14.81%) DevOps
6 4 (14.81%) Re-Platforming
7 3 (11.11%) Predictive Analytics
8 1 (3.70%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.70%) Data Analytics
8 1 (3.70%) Identity Management
8 1 (3.70%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) SQL
2 11 (40.74%) Python
3 10 (37.04%) R
4 8 (29.63%) C#
5 7 (25.93%) Scala
6 5 (18.52%) PowerShell
7 3 (11.11%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) MCITP
3 1 (3.70%) MCSE
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) AirWatch
1 1 (3.70%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.93%) Tableau
3 5 (18.52%) MuleSoft
3 5 (18.52%) Talend
4 2 (7.41%) VMware
5 1 (3.70%) Rackspace