The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 16 13 23
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 5 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 3.88% 5.05% 4.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 55.56% 38.46% 56.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 8
Median daily rate £438 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £263 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £632 £365 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £37.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-57.33% +44.23%
Microsoft Azure
Surrey

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

Cloud Services Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
9 13 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 6.98% 13.13% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 13
Median daily rate £438 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £263 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £448 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.48% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £27.25 £13.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+101.85% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-40.90% +52.77%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Guildford 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 Guildford

Microsoft Azure
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Microsoft Azure
Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

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

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

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

1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
3 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) Firewall
5 2 (15.38%) Backup Exec
5 2 (15.38%) MVC
5 2 (15.38%) Advertising
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) VMware
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (15.38%) jQuery
5 2 (15.38%) C#
5 2 (15.38%) HTML
5 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
5 2 (15.38%) CSS
5 2 (15.38%) X-Windows
5 2 (15.38%) Citrix
5 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
5 2 (15.38%) Web Development

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (7.69%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (7.69%) OpenStack
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) IaaS
1 2 (15.38%) PaaS
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (7.69%) Heroku
2 1 (7.69%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (7.69%) FWSM
2 1 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (7.69%) IPsec
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) Network Security
2 1 (7.69%) OpenScape
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) Skype
2 1 (7.69%) SSL
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) Wireless
2 1 (7.69%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
3 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.69%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (15.38%) Advertising
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
2 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Azure Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Cloud Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) DBA
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
1 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
1 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
1 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (15.38%) CSS
1 2 (15.38%) Entity Framework
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) HTML5
1 2 (15.38%) jQuery
1 2 (15.38%) X-Windows
2 1 (7.69%) 802.1X
2 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.69%) RESTful
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Clustering
1 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (7.69%) Replication
1 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
1 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
1 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) MVC
1 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (15.38%) Web Development
2 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.69%) CRM
2 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
2 1 (7.69%) DevOps
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing Automation
2 1 (7.69%) Open Source
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
2 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
2 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
2 1 (7.69%) Service Management
2 1 (7.69%) SOA
2 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
2 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
2 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (7.69%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.69%) C
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) Ruby
3 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) vSphere
2 2 (15.38%) XenApp
2 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
3 1 (7.69%) Docker
3 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Backup Exec
2 1 (7.69%) Cacti
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Citrix
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) Polycom
3 1 (7.69%) Siemens