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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 44 53 44
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 8 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.70% 0.83% 1.07%
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.00% 13.79% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 3
Average daily rate £363 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £80.00 £28.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+185.71% -12.50%
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
25 29 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.32% 6.02% 6.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 23 10
Average daily rate £375 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £325 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £540 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +78.57%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Microsoft Azure
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 1 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cirencester - 3 £400 -
Cheltenham +13 1 £325 - 1
Gloucester +3 1 £260 -45.26% 2
Microsoft Azure
South West

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (63.64%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (36.36%) LAN
3 4 (36.36%) WAN
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) Web Services
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) Citrix
3 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
4 3 (27.27%) Performance Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Load Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (27.27%) HTTPS
4 3 (27.27%) SSL
4 3 (27.27%) SAN
4 3 (27.27%) LoadRunner
4 3 (27.27%) CCNA
4 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
4 3 (27.27%) VPN
4 3 (27.27%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (27.27%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (27.27%) Amazon S3
4 3 (27.27%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (18.18%) OpenStack
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
5 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
5 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 2 (18.18%) OpenStack
2 1 (9.09%) Eucalyptus
2 1 (9.09%) JBoss
2 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (27.27%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (27.27%) Amazon S3
2 3 (27.27%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (9.09%) Google Apps
3 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) LAN
1 4 (36.36%) WAN
2 3 (27.27%) HTTPS
2 3 (27.27%) SAN
2 3 (27.27%) SSL
2 3 (27.27%) VPN
3 2 (18.18%) DNS
4 1 (9.09%) DHCP
4 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
4 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
1 3 (27.27%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Test Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Angular Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) ERP Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) AWS Architect
3 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Writer
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (9.09%) Java EE
3 1 (9.09%) Middleware
3 1 (9.09%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
1 1 (9.09%) Private Cloud
1 1 (9.09%) Public Cloud
1 1 (9.09%) Replication
1 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 1 (9.09%) Unix
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
2 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (27.27%) Load Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Performance Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) ERP
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) MVC
3 2 (18.18%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Kanban
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) SOA
4 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) C
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) CCNA
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) MCSE
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 1 (9.09%) vCloud
2 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Citrix
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Google
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) NetApp
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