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 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 52 56 49
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 7 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.52% 0.19% 1.50%
As % of the Cloud Services category 36.84% 2.38% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 7
Median daily rate £350 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £363 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £363 £369
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £378
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
Microsoft Azure
East of England

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
19 42 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 4.13% 7.87% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 32 21
Median daily rate £350 £265 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.07% -37.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £174 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £430 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £104.75 £45.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +130.21%
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 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 31 May 2016.

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 31 May 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
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £375 -
Microsoft Azure
East of England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

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 Essex region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (60.00%) Office 365
3 5 (50.00%) Yammer
3 5 (50.00%) Case Management
3 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (50.00%) CRM
3 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (50.00%) SAP
3 5 (50.00%) COM
3 5 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle
3 5 (50.00%) Retail
3 5 (50.00%) Data Management
3 5 (50.00%) Document Management
3 5 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (50.00%) Infor
3 5 (50.00%) Skype for Business
4 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) CISSP
5 2 (20.00%) CISA
5 2 (20.00%) CISM
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001

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 6 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (50.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Office 365
2 5 (50.00%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco IPT
1 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (10.00%) PBX
1 1 (10.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Security Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Visual Designer
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) COM
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (10.00%) MSMQ
2 1 (10.00%) WCF
2 1 (10.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Clustering
1 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Case Management
1 5 (50.00%) CRM
1 5 (50.00%) Data Management
1 5 (50.00%) Document Management
2 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) API Development
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) High Availability
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) MVVM
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CISA
1 2 (20.00%) CISM
1 2 (20.00%) CISSP
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Ansible
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (10.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Infor
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (50.00%) SAP
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) Dell
4 1 (10.00%) DevExpress
4 1 (10.00%) Tandberg
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