The table below looks at the statistics for Azure SQL Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Azure SQL Database over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank - - 138
Contract jobs citing Azure SQL Database 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - - 0.035%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £425 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.70% +30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 - -
Azure SQL Database
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
476 561 600
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 20.88% 21.48% 20.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 329 382
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 28 8
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -0.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.40 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.84 £39.60 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+49.37% -22.90%

Azure SQL Database
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Azure SQL Database as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Azure SQL Database Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Azure SQL Database
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Azure SQL Database across the East of England region.

Azure SQL Database Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Azure SQL Database
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Azure SQL Database 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 East of England region with a requirement for Azure SQL Database.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure

Azure SQL Database
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) CRM Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript