The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 44 51 55
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 9 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.01% 0.80% 0.59%
As % of the Cloud Services category 27.27% 57.14% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Median daily rate £375 £385 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £37.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-60.00% +44.23%
Microsoft Azure
South West

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

Cloud Services Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
33 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 7.37% 1.40% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 4 4
Median daily rate £415 £368 £113
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.92% +226.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £348 £102
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £265
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £413 £415
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -0.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +32.53%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Microsoft Azure
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Microsoft Azure
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
Gloucester - 3 £325 -
Cheltenham -3 1 £425 +10.38% 3
Cirencester - 1 - -
Microsoft Azure
South West

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 17 (65.38%) .NET
2 13 (50.00%) Windows
3 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (42.31%) PowerShell
4 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
5 10 (38.46%) Scrum
5 10 (38.46%) Octopus Deploy
6 9 (34.62%) DevOps
6 9 (34.62%) Windows Server
7 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
7 8 (30.77%) IIS
7 8 (30.77%) C#
8 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET
9 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
10 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
10 5 (19.23%) SCCM
10 5 (19.23%) MVC
11 4 (15.38%) Finance
11 4 (15.38%) Process Management
11 4 (15.38%) CSS
11 4 (15.38%) HTML
11 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
11 4 (15.38%) CRM
11 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
11 4 (15.38%) LINQ
11 4 (15.38%) jQuery
11 4 (15.38%) Subversion
11 4 (15.38%) HTML5
11 4 (15.38%) Entity Framework

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 8 (30.77%) IIS
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.85%) Confluence
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) HipChat
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.69%) SaaS
2 1 (3.85%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Firewall
1 1 (3.85%) LAN
1 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (38.46%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (15.38%) Subversion
3 1 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.85%) Bitbucket
3 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.85%) JIRA
3 1 (3.85%) Selenium
3 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) .NET Developer
1 7 (26.92%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Automation Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Azure Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Azure Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Design Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Agile Developer
5 1 (3.85%) DevOps Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Office 365 Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) PowerShell Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (65.38%) .NET
2 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET
3 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
4 4 (15.38%) CSS
4 4 (15.38%) Entity Framework
4 4 (15.38%) HTML
4 4 (15.38%) HTML5
4 4 (15.38%) jQuery
4 4 (15.38%) LINQ
4 4 (15.38%) Ninject
5 3 (11.54%) AngularJS
6 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (3.85%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) Windows Server
3 4 (15.38%) Windows 10
4 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (38.46%) Scrum
3 9 (34.62%) DevOps
4 5 (19.23%) MVC
4 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
5 4 (15.38%) CRM
5 4 (15.38%) Process Management
6 2 (7.69%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) PowerShell
2 8 (30.77%) C#
3 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.54%) SQL
5 1 (3.85%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) DV Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) CCNA
3 1 (3.85%) CCNP
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) VMware
3 1 (3.85%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco
3 1 (3.85%) HP
3 1 (3.85%) Juniper
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