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 23 August 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
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 32 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 0.77% 0.48% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.29% 50.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £406
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £39.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-54.48% +122.85%
Microsoft Azure
East Midlands

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
14 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 5.36% 0.96% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 2
Median daily rate £338 £300 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -12.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £300 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £300 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-21.11% +32.35%

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
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 23 August 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
Derby +1 2 - - 1
Microsoft Azure
East Midlands

Microsoft Azure
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) PaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Rackspace
2 1 (50.00%) Power BI
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) VMware

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 2 (100.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Power BI
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Rackspace
2 1 (50.00%) VMware