The table below looks at the statistics for Azure SQL Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
UK / England
Rank 503 559 584
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +25
Contract jobs citing Azure SQL Database 72 44 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.092% 0.015%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.78% 0.41% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 25 5
Median daily rate £500 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +50.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+19.23% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
9283 10743 10580
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.44% 22.49% 22.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6353 7322 6906
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 178 155
Median hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £32.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +9.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.15 £60.62 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

Azure SQL Database
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 England

Azure SQL Database
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Azure SQL Database Daily Rate Trend in England

Azure SQL Database
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database across the England region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Azure SQL Database Daily Rate Histogram in England

Azure SQL Database
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Azure SQL Database across the England region.

Azure SQL Database Hourly Rate Trend in England

Azure SQL Database
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database within the England region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 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
London +50 50 £550 +10.00% 9
South East +19 13 £353 - 3
Yorkshire +17 6 £438 +34.61%
North West - 2 £350 - 2
West Midlands 0 1 £388 -22.50% 1
Azure SQL Database
UK

Azure SQL Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for Azure SQL Database.

1 133 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 128 (96.24%) SQL
3 81 (60.90%) SQL Server
4 72 (54.14%) .NET
5 61 (45.86%) Microsoft
6 60 (45.11%) C#
7 47 (35.34%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (30.83%) Business Intelligence
9 40 (30.08%) Git (software)
9 40 (30.08%) AngularJS
10 38 (28.57%) JavaScript
11 37 (27.82%) ASP.NET
11 37 (27.82%) TDD
12 35 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web API
13 30 (22.56%) Power BI
14 29 (21.80%) Data Warehouse
14 29 (21.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 27 (20.30%) PaaS
16 26 (19.55%) NoSQL
17 25 (18.80%) MVVM
17 25 (18.80%) T-SQL
17 25 (18.80%) React
18 24 (18.05%) BDD
19 23 (17.29%) Scrum
20 22 (16.54%) Continuous Integration
20 22 (16.54%) IaaS
21 21 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
22 20 (15.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
22 20 (15.04%) Domain-Driven Design
22 20 (15.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Azure SQL Database
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (6.02%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.76%) IIS
2 5 (3.76%) NServiceBus
3 4 (3.01%) Apache Spark
4 3 (2.26%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.50%) CMS
5 2 (1.50%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.75%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (6.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.75%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 133 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (20.30%) PaaS
3 22 (16.54%) IaaS
4 12 (9.02%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (7.52%) Data Lake Analytics
5 10 (7.52%) TestFlight
6 8 (6.02%) Office 365
7 7 (5.26%) Azure Machine Learning
8 6 (4.51%) Azure Active Directory
9 5 (3.76%) GitHub
10 4 (3.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.28%) AMQP
2 9 (6.77%) DNS
3 8 (6.02%) Firewall
4 6 (4.51%) VPN
5 5 (3.76%) HTTP
5 5 (3.76%) SSL
5 5 (3.76%) VLAN
6 4 (3.01%) Network Security
7 3 (2.26%) DHCP
7 3 (2.26%) FTP
7 3 (2.26%) HTTPS
7 3 (2.26%) SMTP
7 3 (2.26%) Telnet
8 1 (0.75%) BGP
8 1 (0.75%) DAB
8 1 (0.75%) MPLS
8 1 (0.75%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (60.90%) SQL Server
2 30 (22.56%) Power BI
3 29 (21.80%) Data Warehouse
3 29 (21.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 26 (19.55%) NoSQL
5 21 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 20 (15.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 20 (15.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (12.03%) SQL Server 2016
8 13 (9.77%) MongoDB
9 11 (8.27%) MySQL
9 11 (8.27%) QlikView
10 10 (7.52%) Big Data
10 10 (7.52%) CouchDB
10 10 (7.52%) Data Lake
10 10 (7.52%) SQL Server 2014
10 10 (7.52%) SQLite
11 8 (6.02%) OLAP
12 6 (4.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 5 (3.76%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 40 (30.08%) Git (software)
2 17 (12.78%) Subversion
3 16 (12.03%) SpecFlow
4 14 (10.53%) Visual Studio
5 8 (6.02%) Octopus Deploy
6 7 (5.26%) Selenium
7 4 (3.01%) Jenkins
7 4 (3.01%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (3.01%) WebDriver
8 3 (2.26%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.26%) JSUnit
8 3 (2.26%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.50%) Bower
9 2 (1.50%) FxCop
9 2 (1.50%) GoCD
9 2 (1.50%) Grunt
9 2 (1.50%) JIRA
9 2 (1.50%) StyleCop
10 1 (0.75%) Burp Suite
10 1 (0.75%) Maven
General
1 12 (9.02%) Finance
2 5 (3.76%) Banking
3 4 (3.01%) Retail
4 3 (2.26%) Legal
5 2 (1.50%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.75%) Advertising
6 1 (0.75%) Games
6 1 (0.75%) German Language
6 1 (0.75%) Music Industry
6 1 (0.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 74 (55.64%) Developer
2 43 (32.33%) C# Developer
3 30 (22.56%) .NET Developer
4 28 (21.05%) C# .NET Developer
5 24 (18.05%) Azure Developer
6 23 (17.29%) Architect
7 18 (13.53%) ASP.NET Developer
7 18 (13.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 15 (11.28%) Azure Architect
9 14 (10.53%) Angular Developer
9 14 (10.53%) Consultant
10 13 (9.77%) Senior Developer
11 12 (9.02%) JavaScript Developer
12 10 (7.52%) Azure Consultant
12 10 (7.52%) iOS Developer
13 9 (6.77%) C# WPF Developer
13 9 (6.77%) Senior iOS Developer
13 9 (6.77%) WPF Developer
14 8 (6.02%) Business Intelligence Consultant
14 8 (6.02%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (54.14%) .NET
2 40 (30.08%) AngularJS
3 37 (27.82%) ASP.NET
4 35 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web API
5 25 (18.80%) React
6 19 (14.29%) MSMQ
7 18 (13.53%) Reactive Extensions
7 18 (13.53%) SignalR
8 17 (12.78%) Web Services
9 16 (12.03%) Angular 2
10 15 (11.28%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (11.28%) NancyFx
10 15 (11.28%) REST
10 15 (11.28%) WebSockets
10 15 (11.28%) WPF
11 14 (10.53%) .NET Framework
12 13 (9.77%) SOAP
13 10 (7.52%) Cocoa
13 10 (7.52%) Cocoa Touch
14 6 (4.51%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.28%) Fintech
2 10 (7.52%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.76%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.76%) Blog
4 4 (3.01%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.01%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.50%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.50%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.75%) Clustering
6 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.75%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.75%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.75%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.75%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.53%) Windows
2 10 (7.52%) Apple iOS
3 8 (6.02%) Windows Server
4 5 (3.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (3.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.75%) Linux
6 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.75%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (35.34%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (30.83%) Business Intelligence
3 37 (27.82%) TDD
4 25 (18.80%) MVVM
5 24 (18.05%) BDD
6 23 (17.29%) Scrum
7 22 (16.54%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (15.04%) Domain-Driven Design
9 19 (14.29%) ETL
10 18 (13.53%) Microservices
11 17 (12.78%) MVC
12 15 (11.28%) E-Commerce
12 15 (11.28%) Unit Testing
13 14 (10.53%) DevOps
14 13 (9.77%) Analytics
14 13 (9.77%) Kimball Methodology
14 13 (9.77%) Software Engineering
15 12 (9.02%) Dashboard Development
16 11 (8.27%) Migration
17 10 (7.52%) OO
Programming Languages
1 128 (96.24%) SQL
2 60 (45.11%) C#
3 38 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 25 (18.80%) T-SQL
5 17 (12.78%) PowerShell
6 10 (7.52%) Apple Swift
6 10 (7.52%) Objective-C
7 4 (3.01%) Java
7 4 (3.01%) Scala
8 3 (2.26%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 3 (2.26%) Python
9 2 (1.50%) C++
9 2 (1.50%) PHP
10 1 (0.75%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.75%) Ruby
10 1 (0.75%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (3.01%) MCSE
1 4 (3.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.75%) Degree
2 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.76%) QA
2 3 (2.26%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.75%) HL7
System Software
1 15 (11.28%) Active Directory
1 15 (11.28%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (3.01%) Docker
2 4 (3.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.75%) etcd
Systems Management
1 7 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.01%) Puppet
3 3 (2.26%) Ansible
3 3 (2.26%) SCOM
4 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (1.50%) SCCM
5 1 (0.75%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.75%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (0.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 61 (45.86%) Microsoft
2 15 (11.28%) Tableau
3 6 (4.51%) Oracle
4 5 (3.76%) ESRI
4 5 (3.76%) IBM
4 5 (3.76%) Informatica
4 5 (3.76%) SAP
5 4 (3.01%) VMware
6 2 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.50%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.75%) Alteryx
7 1 (0.75%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.75%) Cognos
7 1 (0.75%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.75%) Splunk
7 1 (0.75%) Veeam
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