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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 37 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 7 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.97% 0.32% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 26.92% 11.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £225 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £80.00 £28.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+185.71% -12.50%
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
26 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 7.32% 2.85% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 1
Average daily rate £315 £304 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +21.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +69.49%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Brighton +9 7 - - 2
Microsoft Azure
South East

Microsoft Azure
Top 26 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) SaaS
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (12.50%) VLAN
4 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (12.50%) SAN
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
4 1 (12.50%) DHCP
4 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (12.50%) DNS
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) NAS
4 1 (12.50%) PaaS
4 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (12.50%) vCloud
4 1 (12.50%) IaaS
4 1 (12.50%) vMotion
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 7 (87.50%) SaaS
2 1 (12.50%) IaaS
2 1 (12.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (12.50%) NAS
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Administrator
1 7 (87.50%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Administrator
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Web Administrator
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) vMotion
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) VMware