The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 47 51 50
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 9 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.30% 0.96% 0.24%
As % of the Cloud Services category 30.00% 23.81% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 0
Median daily rate £350 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.43% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £35.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-57.14% +34.61%

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

Cloud Services Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
30 21 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 7.65% 4.05% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 12 6
Median daily rate £325 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +2.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £404 £412
% change year-on-year
+5.32% -1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £36.00 - £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-38.18% +22.22%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex 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 Essex

Microsoft Azure
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Microsoft Azure
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Essex region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Microsoft Azure
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 17 January 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
Basildon - 1 £350 -
Microsoft Azure
East of England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 Essex region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 19 (86.36%) Windows
2 16 (72.73%) Office 365
3 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 13 (59.09%) SQL Server
5 12 (54.55%) Skype for Business
6 11 (50.00%) Infor
6 11 (50.00%) Retail
6 11 (50.00%) Data Management
6 11 (50.00%) Document Management
6 11 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 11 (50.00%) Oracle
6 11 (50.00%) SAP
6 11 (50.00%) COM
6 11 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 11 (50.00%) CRM
6 11 (50.00%) SharePoint
6 11 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
6 11 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
6 11 (50.00%) Yammer
6 11 (50.00%) Case Management
7 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
8 7 (31.82%) Degree
9 6 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (27.27%) Data Protection
9 6 (27.27%) CISSP
9 6 (27.27%) CISA
9 6 (27.27%) CISM
9 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
10 5 (22.73%) HTML

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 12 (54.55%) Skype for Business
2 11 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.55%) Apache Solr
3 1 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (9.09%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (9.09%) Unica
3 1 (4.55%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 16 (72.73%) Office 365
2 11 (50.00%) Yammer
3 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (9.09%) GitHub
5 1 (4.55%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (4.55%) IaaS
5 1 (4.55%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) LAN
1 3 (13.64%) WAN
1 3 (13.64%) WLAN
2 2 (9.09%) DNS
3 1 (4.55%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (59.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (4.55%) CouchDB
3 1 (4.55%) HBase
3 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.55%) Neo4j
3 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.55%) Redis
3 1 (4.55%) Riak
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 2 (9.09%) JUnit
1 2 (9.09%) Xcode
2 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (50.00%) Retail
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Local Government
3 1 (4.55%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Consultant
1 6 (27.27%) Developer
1 6 (27.27%) Security Consultant
1 6 (27.27%) Senior Consultant
1 6 (27.27%) Senior Security Consultant
1 6 (27.27%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Migration Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 2 (9.09%) CRM Developer
4 2 (9.09%) iOS Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Active Directory Migration Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Data Centre Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Exchange Migration Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Facilities Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) COM
2 5 (22.73%) HTML
2 5 (22.73%) JSON
2 5 (22.73%) XML
3 3 (13.64%) .NET
3 3 (13.64%) CSS
4 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 2 (9.09%) Cocoa
4 2 (9.09%) Core Animation
4 2 (9.09%) Core Data
4 2 (9.09%) iOS SDK
4 2 (9.09%) iPhone SDK
4 2 (9.09%) RESTful
4 2 (9.09%) WPF
5 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (4.55%) D3.js
5 1 (4.55%) HTML5
5 1 (4.55%) Leaflet
5 1 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) iPhone
2 2 (9.09%) Animation
2 2 (9.09%) Blackberry
2 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.55%) CMDB
3 1 (4.55%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Apple iOS
3 2 (9.09%) Unix
4 1 (4.55%) Android
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) Case Management
1 11 (50.00%) CRM
1 11 (50.00%) Data Management
1 11 (50.00%) Document Management
2 6 (27.27%) Data Protection
3 5 (22.73%) Migration
4 3 (13.64%) iOS Development
4 3 (13.64%) MVC
5 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.09%) Analytics
5 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (9.09%) MVVM
5 2 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (9.09%) OOD
5 2 (9.09%) Pair Programming
5 2 (9.09%) Project Management
5 2 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (9.09%) TDD
6 1 (4.55%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 3 (13.64%) C#
2 3 (13.64%) SQL
3 2 (9.09%) Apple Swift
3 2 (9.09%) C++
3 2 (9.09%) Java
3 2 (9.09%) Objective-C
3 2 (9.09%) PHP
4 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Degree
2 6 (27.27%) CISA
2 6 (27.27%) CISM
2 6 (27.27%) CISSP
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (9.09%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 11 (50.00%) Infor
2 11 (50.00%) Oracle
2 11 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
2 11 (50.00%) SAP
3 5 (22.73%) Citrix
3 5 (22.73%) Novell
3 5 (22.73%) VMware
4 2 (9.09%) Adobe
5 1 (4.55%) Apple
5 1 (4.55%) Clearswift
5 1 (4.55%) F5
5 1 (4.55%) Google
5 1 (4.55%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) Mapbox
5 1 (4.55%) Symantec
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