The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 77 77 85
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 17 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.22% 0.28% 0.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 41.46% 8.51% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £373 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £378
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
Microsoft Azure
Scotland

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

Cloud Services Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
41 47 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.95% 3.34% 2.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 32 13
Median daily rate £400 £400 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £310 £377
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +85.18%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Microsoft Azure
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Microsoft Azure
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 26 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 24 (54.55%) MS Excel
3 20 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (38.64%) Linux
4 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (36.36%) Finance
6 14 (31.82%) Legal
6 14 (31.82%) Migration
6 14 (31.82%) ETL
6 14 (31.82%) SQL Server
6 14 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (31.82%) PowerShell
6 14 (31.82%) PaaS
7 13 (29.55%) Puppet
7 13 (29.55%) Opscode Chef
7 13 (29.55%) Docker
7 13 (29.55%) DevOps
8 11 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
8 11 (25.00%) Ansible
8 11 (25.00%) Jenkins
8 11 (25.00%) Splunk
8 11 (25.00%) MSBuild
8 11 (25.00%) TeamCity
8 11 (25.00%) Configuration Management
9 10 (22.73%) Java
9 10 (22.73%) Data Quality
10 9 (20.45%) SQL Server 2014
10 9 (20.45%) Perl
10 9 (20.45%) Python
10 9 (20.45%) SOA

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 6 (13.64%) Apache
2 3 (6.82%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (6.82%) IIS
3 2 (4.55%) Confluence
3 2 (4.55%) nginx
3 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.55%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.27%) NServiceBus
4 1 (2.27%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 24 (54.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (31.82%) PaaS
3 2 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.55%) IaaS
4 1 (2.27%) Bluemix
4 1 (2.27%) Office 365
4 1 (2.27%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) DHCP
1 3 (6.82%) DNS
2 2 (4.55%) FTP
2 2 (4.55%) HTTP
2 2 (4.55%) IPsec
2 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.27%) NAS
3 1 (2.27%) SAN
3 1 (2.27%) Skype
3 1 (2.27%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 9 (20.45%) SQL Server 2014
2 9 (20.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 9 (20.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (15.91%) Oracle Database
3 7 (15.91%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (13.64%) HDInsight
5 5 (11.36%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (6.82%) OLTP
7 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 11 (25.00%) MSBuild
1 11 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 11 (25.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (4.55%) JIRA
3 1 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.27%) git-flow
3 1 (2.27%) Hudson
3 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.27%) Travis CI
General
1 16 (36.36%) Finance
2 14 (31.82%) Legal
3 2 (4.55%) Law
4 1 (2.27%) Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (59.09%) Architect
2 18 (40.91%) Technical Architect
3 10 (22.73%) Infrastructure Architect
4 9 (20.45%) Azure Architect
5 8 (18.18%) Cloud Architect
5 8 (18.18%) Integration Architect
6 7 (15.91%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 7 (15.91%) Developer
6 7 (15.91%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Architect
8 4 (9.09%) .NET Developer
8 4 (9.09%) AWS Architect
8 4 (9.09%) DevOps Architect
8 4 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (9.09%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 3 (6.82%) Azure Engineer
9 3 (6.82%) Cloud Engineer
9 3 (6.82%) Consultant
9 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
9 3 (6.82%) PowerShell Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.64%) .NET
2 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET
3 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (6.82%) .NET Framework
4 3 (6.82%) AngularJS
4 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (6.82%) Entity Framework
4 3 (6.82%) Middleware
5 2 (4.55%) CSS
5 2 (4.55%) HTML
5 2 (4.55%) HTML5
5 2 (4.55%) jQuery
5 2 (4.55%) Servlets
6 1 (2.27%) CSS3
6 1 (2.27%) MSMQ
6 1 (2.27%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (2.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.27%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (38.64%) Linux
2 8 (18.18%) Windows
2 8 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (13.64%) Windows 10
4 6 (13.64%) Windows 7
5 5 (11.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (31.82%) ETL
2 14 (31.82%) Migration
3 13 (29.55%) DevOps
4 11 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 9 (20.45%) SOA
6 7 (15.91%) Microservices
7 6 (13.64%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (9.09%) MVC
10 3 (6.82%) Analytics
10 3 (6.82%) Data Analytics
10 3 (6.82%) TOGAF
11 2 (4.55%) Automated Testing
11 2 (4.55%) Kanban
11 2 (4.55%) Mentoring
11 2 (4.55%) TDD
11 2 (4.55%) Unit Testing
12 1 (2.27%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.82%) PowerShell
2 10 (22.73%) Java
3 9 (20.45%) Bourne shell
3 9 (20.45%) Perl
3 9 (20.45%) Python
3 9 (20.45%) Ruby
4 8 (18.18%) Bash Shell
4 8 (18.18%) C++
4 8 (18.18%) Korn
5 3 (6.82%) C#
5 3 (6.82%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.27%) SQL
6 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.73%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 13 (29.55%) Docker
2 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.55%) Xen
4 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (29.55%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (29.55%) Puppet
2 11 (25.00%) Ansible
3 1 (2.27%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 26 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 11 (25.00%) Splunk
3 7 (15.91%) Oracle
4 4 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 3 (6.82%) VMware
6 2 (4.55%) Atlassian
6 2 (4.55%) IBM
7 1 (2.27%) Citrix
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