The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 51 69 63
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -6
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 15 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.26% 0.23% 0.42%
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.42% 13.33% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £300 £295 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £80.00 £28.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+185.71% -12.50%
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 Glasgow region.

Cloud Services Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
59 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 8.87% 1.69% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 7 1
Median daily rate £310 £295 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.08% -9.23%
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £16.05 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.54%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +78.57%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow 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 Glasgow

Microsoft Azure
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 3 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (30.00%) DNS
4 6 (30.00%) C#
4 6 (30.00%) .NET
4 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (30.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (25.00%) SQL
5 5 (25.00%) HTML
5 5 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 5 (25.00%) WCF
5 5 (25.00%) Office 365
6 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
7 3 (15.00%) SNMP
7 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (15.00%) Web Services
7 3 (15.00%) VMware
7 3 (15.00%) SSL
7 3 (15.00%) HTML5
7 3 (15.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (15.00%) Web Development
7 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
7 3 (15.00%) SDLC
8 2 (10.00%) Machine Learning
8 2 (10.00%) Skype
8 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (10.00%) Degree

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (25.00%) Office 365
3 2 (10.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (10.00%) Amazon S3
4 1 (5.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) DNS
2 3 (15.00%) SNMP
2 3 (15.00%) SSL
2 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (10.00%) SAN
3 2 (10.00%) Skype
4 1 (5.00%) Firewall
4 1 (5.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
1 1 (5.00%) Selenium
1 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (5.00%) YouTrack
General
1 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Server Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Programme Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Cloud Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) DBA
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Monitoring Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) QA Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) .NET
2 5 (25.00%) HTML
2 5 (25.00%) WCF
3 3 (15.00%) HTML5
3 3 (15.00%) Web Services
4 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (10.00%) CSS
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.00%) CSS3
5 1 (5.00%) Entity Framework
5 1 (5.00%) jQuery
5 1 (5.00%) LINQ
5 1 (5.00%) LINQ to SQL
5 1 (5.00%) REST
5 1 (5.00%) RESTful
5 1 (5.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (10.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.00%) Private Cloud
3 1 (5.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (5.00%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (10.00%) Unix
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (15.00%) SDLC
2 3 (15.00%) Web Development
3 2 (10.00%) Analytics
3 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (10.00%) Machine Learning
3 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (10.00%) TDD
3 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Load Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Migration
4 1 (5.00%) MVC
4 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.00%) RAD
4 1 (5.00%) Scrum
4 1 (5.00%) SOA
4 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (5.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) C#
2 5 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (10.00%) Java
3 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) Perl
4 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) BC Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) Docker
3 1 (5.00%) DFS Replication
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (10.00%) Mesos
2 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.00%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (5.00%) Dell
3 1 (5.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) Sybase
3 1 (5.00%) Symantec
3 1 (5.00%) Veeam
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