The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 36 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 1.42% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 50.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£288 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £386
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +0.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 - -
Microsoft Azure
South West

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

Cloud Services Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
8 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 2.84% 1.55% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate £288 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £419 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £10.75 £29.86 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.23 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+4.49% -13.87%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Microsoft Azure
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Trend in Devon

Microsoft Azure
Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Devon region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

Microsoft Azure
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Devon region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth - 3 £250 -
Microsoft Azure
South West

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon region citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Azure.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Sophos
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) WatchGuard
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (50.00%) SonicWALL
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Phone
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon region citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Azure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (25.00%) PBX
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) WCF
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (25.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Android
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Phone
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Phone 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) MCSA
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Sophos
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) WatchGuard
2 2 (50.00%) SonicWALL
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Veeam
3 1 (25.00%) Acronis
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec