The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 34 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 4 19 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.43% 5.16% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.33% 76.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 18 0
Median daily rate £320 £358 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.48% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £439 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+21.03% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +122.85%
Microsoft Azure
South East

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

Cloud Services Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
30 25 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 10.75% 6.79% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 23 2
Median daily rate £388 £350 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +4.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £375 £467
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £21.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.64 £22.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-28.89% +29.41%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Sussex 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 East Sussex

Microsoft Azure
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Microsoft Azure
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 East Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
Brighton -3 4 £320 -5.88% 4
Microsoft Azure
South East

Microsoft Azure
Top 21 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) SaaS
2 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 4 (36.36%) C#
3 4 (36.36%) .NET
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (27.27%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (27.27%) Online Games
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (27.27%) Games
5 1 (9.09%) VMware
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 1 (9.09%) C++
5 1 (9.09%) Linux
5 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (9.09%) Android
5 1 (9.09%) iPhone
5 1 (9.09%) Android Development
5 1 (9.09%) iOS Development
5 1 (9.09%) Unity (Game Engine)

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) SaaS
2 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (27.27%) Cloud Computing
General
1 3 (27.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Administrator
1 7 (63.64%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (63.64%) Windows Administrator
1 7 (63.64%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 4 (36.36%) .NET Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Azure Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Web Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 1 (9.09%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Online Games
2 1 (9.09%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Android
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (9.09%) Android Development
2 1 (9.09%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) C++
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) VMware