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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 45 67 70
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +3
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 19 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.98% 0.34% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 48.72% 13.64% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+19.86% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +122.85%
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
39 22 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.12% 2.53% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 9 2
Median daily rate £390 £475 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.89% +58.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £14.00 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -2.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.75 £20.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-19.27% +22.05%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 15 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (39.39%) .NET
3 12 (36.36%) C#
4 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
4 10 (30.30%) Windows
5 9 (27.27%) HTML
6 8 (24.24%) SQL
6 8 (24.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (24.24%) Docker
6 8 (24.24%) Windows Server
7 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (21.21%) Active Directory
7 7 (21.21%) DNS
8 6 (18.18%) Subversion
8 6 (18.18%) Maven
8 6 (18.18%) PowerShell
8 6 (18.18%) Puppet
8 6 (18.18%) AngularJS
8 6 (18.18%) Private Cloud
8 6 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (18.18%) Jenkins
8 6 (18.18%) Ansible
9 5 (15.15%) jQuery
9 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
9 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
9 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET
9 5 (15.15%) CSS
10 4 (12.12%) RAD
10 4 (12.12%) WCF

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 3 (9.09%) IIS
1 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.03%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 15 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.12%) Office 365
3 2 (6.06%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (6.06%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (6.06%) Amazon S3
4 1 (3.03%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) DNS
2 3 (9.09%) SNMP
2 3 (9.09%) SSL
2 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.06%) Firewall
3 2 (6.06%) Kerberos
3 2 (6.06%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
2 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (3.03%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (3.03%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Jenkins
1 6 (18.18%) Maven
1 6 (18.18%) Subversion
2 1 (3.03%) JIRA
2 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.03%) YouTrack
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Developer
2 10 (30.30%) Architect
3 8 (24.24%) .NET Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Cloud Architect
5 5 (15.15%) C# Developer
6 4 (12.12%) AWS Architect
7 3 (9.09%) Azure Developer
7 3 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Server Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) Active Directory Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
9 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 1 (3.03%) AWS Developer
9 1 (3.03%) AWS Engineer
9 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (39.39%) .NET
2 9 (27.27%) HTML
3 6 (18.18%) AngularJS
4 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET
4 5 (15.15%) CSS
4 5 (15.15%) jQuery
5 4 (12.12%) HTML5
5 4 (12.12%) WCF
6 3 (9.09%) Ajax
7 2 (6.06%) Web Services
8 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
8 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (3.03%) CSS3
8 1 (3.03%) Entity Framework
8 1 (3.03%) Kendo UI
8 1 (3.03%) LINQ
8 1 (3.03%) REST
8 1 (3.03%) RESTful
8 1 (3.03%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Private Cloud
2 2 (6.06%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (6.06%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.03%) Statistics
3 1 (3.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Windows
2 8 (24.24%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.06%) Unix
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (24.24%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (12.12%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (12.12%) RAD
4 3 (9.09%) Database Tuning
4 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 3 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (9.09%) SDLC
4 3 (9.09%) Web Development
5 2 (6.06%) Analytics
5 2 (6.06%) CRM
5 2 (6.06%) Front End Development
5 2 (6.06%) Machine Learning
5 2 (6.06%) OO
5 2 (6.06%) TDD
5 2 (6.06%) Test Scripting
5 2 (6.06%) TOGAF
5 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
5 2 (6.06%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) C#
2 8 (24.24%) SQL
3 6 (18.18%) PowerShell
4 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.06%) Java
5 2 (6.06%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.03%) Perl
6 1 (3.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.03%) BC Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) MCSE
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 8 (24.24%) Docker
2 7 (21.21%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.06%) DFS Replication
4 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) Ansible
1 6 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (18.18%) Puppet
2 2 (6.06%) Kubernetes
2 2 (6.06%) Mesos
3 1 (3.03%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) VMware
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (3.03%) HP
4 1 (3.03%) Sybase
4 1 (3.03%) Symantec
4 1 (3.03%) Telerik
4 1 (3.03%) Veeam
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