The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 69 102 116
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +14
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 43 23 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.38% 1.03% 0.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 22.75% 30.67% 4.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 11 3
Median daily rate £400 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £550 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £411
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £59.31 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.16% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £30.19 -
% change year-on-year
+15.93% -
Microsoft Azure
South East

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

Cloud Services Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
189 75 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 10.47% 3.35% 4.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 39 40
Median daily rate £488 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £518 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 6
Median hourly rate £59.31 £25.00 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+137.24% -15.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-29.00% +25.00%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire 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 Hampshire

Microsoft Azure
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Microsoft Azure
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Microsoft Azure
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Hampshire region.

Microsoft Azure Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Microsoft Azure
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Portsmouth +1 10 £400 - 1
Southampton +17 6 £470 - 6
Andover -1 5 £350 -27.27%
Havant - 4 - - 8
Farnborough - 4 £400 - 5
Eastleigh - 2 £550 -
Fareham - 2 - -
Microsoft Azure
South East

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 42 (62.69%) Microsoft
2 27 (40.30%) PowerShell
3 25 (37.31%) Visual Studio
3 25 (37.31%) Windows
4 24 (35.82%) DevOps
5 22 (32.84%) .NET
6 19 (28.36%) SQL
7 17 (25.37%) Active Directory
8 15 (22.39%) Configuration Management
8 15 (22.39%) C#
8 15 (22.39%) Office 365
9 14 (20.90%) JavaScript
9 14 (20.90%) SharePoint
10 13 (19.40%) Remedy
10 13 (19.40%) Security Cleared
10 13 (19.40%) Remedy ITSM
11 12 (17.91%) SC Cleared
11 12 (17.91%) SQL Server
12 10 (14.93%) BMC
12 10 (14.93%) Skype for Business
13 9 (13.43%) Amazon AWS
13 9 (13.43%) SCCM
13 9 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (13.43%) Firewall
13 9 (13.43%) .NET Framework
14 8 (11.94%) Migration
14 8 (11.94%) TDD
14 8 (11.94%) T-SQL
14 8 (11.94%) ITIL
14 8 (11.94%) ASP.NET

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 14 (20.90%) SharePoint
2 10 (14.93%) Skype for Business
3 6 (8.96%) IIS
4 4 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (5.97%) MS Exchange
4 4 (5.97%) OpenStack
5 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.99%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.49%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (11.94%) MS Office
2 6 (8.96%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.48%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (19.40%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (22.39%) Office 365
2 9 (13.43%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (11.94%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (10.45%) IaaS
5 6 (8.96%) PaaS
6 3 (4.48%) HP Helion
6 3 (4.48%) OneDrive
6 3 (4.48%) SaaS
7 2 (2.99%) Yammer
8 1 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (1.49%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.43%) Firewall
2 6 (8.96%) DNS
2 6 (8.96%) Kerberos
3 4 (5.97%) Skype
4 3 (4.48%) SAN
5 1 (1.49%) Intranet
5 1 (1.49%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.91%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.45%) Azure SQL Database
2 7 (10.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (8.96%) Oracle Database
3 6 (8.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (5.97%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.97%) SAP HANA
5 3 (4.48%) MySQL
6 2 (2.99%) HDInsight
7 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 25 (37.31%) Visual Studio
2 7 (10.45%) Octopus Deploy
2 7 (10.45%) TeamCity
2 7 (10.45%) WiX
3 6 (8.96%) MSI
3 6 (8.96%) NUnit
3 6 (8.96%) Selenium
3 6 (8.96%) SpecFlow
4 4 (5.97%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.99%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.99%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.49%) MSBuild
General
1 6 (8.96%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.97%) Retail
3 3 (4.48%) Billing
3 3 (4.48%) Finance
4 1 (1.49%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (20.90%) Developer
2 13 (19.40%) DevOps Engineer
3 12 (17.91%) Consultant
4 10 (14.93%) .NET Developer
5 8 (11.94%) Architect
6 7 (10.45%) DevOps Consultant
7 6 (8.96%) Azure Engineer
7 6 (8.96%) Project Manager
8 5 (7.46%) Azure DevOps
8 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Specialist
8 5 (7.46%) Senior Manager
8 5 (7.46%) Senior Project Manager
9 4 (5.97%) Business Intelligence Manager
9 4 (5.97%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
9 4 (5.97%) Office 365 Architect
9 4 (5.97%) SAP Manager
9 4 (5.97%) SAP Project Manager
10 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (4.48%) Senior SAP Project Manager
10 3 (4.48%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (32.84%) .NET
2 9 (13.43%) .NET Framework
3 8 (11.94%) ASP.NET
3 8 (11.94%) WCF
4 7 (10.45%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (10.45%) Breeze.js
4 7 (10.45%) Durandal
4 7 (10.45%) jQuery
4 7 (10.45%) Kendo UI
4 7 (10.45%) KnockoutJS
4 7 (10.45%) React
4 7 (10.45%) XML
5 6 (8.96%) Ajax
5 6 (8.96%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (8.96%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 6 (8.96%) Entity Framework
5 6 (8.96%) Express
5 6 (8.96%) Web Services
6 3 (4.48%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (4.48%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.97%) Data Centre
1 4 (5.97%) Public Cloud
2 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.48%) Clustering
2 3 (4.48%) Digital Media
2 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.48%) Replication
2 3 (4.48%) Virtual Team
3 2 (2.99%) Statistics
4 1 (1.49%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.49%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.49%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 25 (37.31%) Windows
2 8 (11.94%) Windows Server
3 6 (8.96%) Windows 10
4 5 (7.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (5.97%) Linux
5 4 (5.97%) VMS
6 3 (4.48%) Windows 8
6 3 (4.48%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.99%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.82%) DevOps
2 15 (22.39%) Configuration Management
3 9 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (11.94%) ITIL
4 8 (11.94%) Migration
4 8 (11.94%) TDD
5 7 (10.45%) MVC
5 7 (10.45%) PRINCE2
5 7 (10.45%) Service Design
6 6 (8.96%) Full Text Search
6 6 (8.96%) Project Management
7 5 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (7.46%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (7.46%) High Availability
8 4 (5.97%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (5.97%) OO
8 4 (5.97%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (5.97%) Use Case
9 3 (4.48%) ITSM
9 3 (4.48%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 27 (40.30%) PowerShell
2 19 (28.36%) SQL
3 15 (22.39%) C#
4 14 (20.90%) JavaScript
5 8 (11.94%) T-SQL
6 7 (10.45%) Python
6 7 (10.45%) Ruby
6 7 (10.45%) VB
7 6 (8.96%) TypeScript
8 4 (5.97%) Java
9 3 (4.48%) C
10 2 (2.99%) PHP
11 1 (1.49%) C++
11 1 (1.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (19.40%) Security Cleared
2 12 (17.91%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.48%) Degree
4 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.49%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.49%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.49%) RHCT
5 1 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (25.37%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.46%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.49%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (13.43%) SCCM
2 5 (7.46%) Puppet
2 5 (7.46%) SCOM
3 4 (5.97%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (4.48%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (4.48%) Unicenter
5 2 (2.99%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.49%) WMI
Vendors
1 42 (62.69%) Microsoft
2 13 (19.40%) Remedy
3 10 (14.93%) BMC
4 6 (8.96%) DevExpress
4 6 (8.96%) Oracle
4 6 (8.96%) VMware
5 4 (5.97%) EMC
5 4 (5.97%) SAP
6 3 (4.48%) HP
6 3 (4.48%) SolarWinds
7 2 (2.99%) Cisco
8 1 (1.49%) Google
8 1 (1.49%) Isilon
8 1 (1.49%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.49%) Telerik
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