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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 53 56 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 5 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.80% 1.45% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.71% 42.31% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Average daily rate £300 £310 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 -
% change year-on-year
+34.61% -
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
34 26 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.42% 3.43% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 9 3
Average daily rate £313 £300 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £19.00 £16.86
% change year-on-year
+2.60% +12.67%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 2016.

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Azure.

1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 3 (33.33%) VLE
4 3 (33.33%) Scrum
4 3 (33.33%) Selenium
4 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (33.33%) WebDriver
4 3 (33.33%) Office 365
4 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
5 2 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (22.22%) YouTrack
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
5 2 (22.22%) Skype
5 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Entity Framework
5 2 (22.22%) LINQ to SQL
5 2 (22.22%) WCF
5 2 (22.22%) TeamCity
5 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
5 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
5 2 (22.22%) JIRA
5 2 (22.22%) QA
5 2 (22.22%) LINQ
5 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Azure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (11.11%) Lync
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Skype
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Selenium
1 3 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 2 (22.22%) JIRA
2 2 (22.22%) TeamCity
2 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 2 (22.22%) YouTrack
3 1 (11.11%) NUnit
3 1 (11.11%) ReSharper
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Programme Manager
2 2 (22.22%) QA Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) QA Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Web Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Environment Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Lync Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Office 365 Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Environment Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
1 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
1 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
1 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) Entity Framework
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) LINQ
1 2 (22.22%) LINQ to SQL
1 2 (22.22%) WCF
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 3 (33.33%) VLE
2 1 (11.11%) Private Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 1 (11.11%) Project Governance
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) BC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Barracuda Networks
2 1 (11.11%) Dell
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Symantec
2 1 (11.11%) Veeam
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
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