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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
South East / Hampshire
Rank 58 103 94
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -9
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 48 15 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.85% 0.81% 1.30%
As % of the Cloud Services category 22.54% 19.74% 25.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 8 16
Median daily rate £475 £463 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +34.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £375 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £750 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £34.95 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.32% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £35.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-57.14% +34.61%

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
213 76 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 12.64% 4.09% 5.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 47 46
Median daily rate £475 £450 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +23.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £603 £750 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 4
Median hourly rate £39.50 £55.00 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.18% +478.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £13.10 £8.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.66 £60.00 £10.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-36.36% +22.22%

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 21 January 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Microsoft Azure Hourly Rate Histogram 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 21 January 2017. 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 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
Southampton +20 15 £475 - 7
Farnborough - 6 £400 - 5
Fareham - 4 £440 - 1
Basingstoke +7 2 £431 +15.00% 6
Havant -1 2 - -
Portsmouth -1 1 - - 1
Hook - 1 - -
Microsoft Azure
South East

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 52 (56.52%) Microsoft
2 30 (32.61%) .NET
3 23 (25.00%) Windows
4 21 (22.83%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (22.83%) C#
4 21 (22.83%) PowerShell
5 20 (21.74%) Visual Studio
6 19 (20.65%) JavaScript
7 18 (19.57%) SQL
7 18 (19.57%) Amazon AWS
7 18 (19.57%) Office 365
8 17 (18.48%) Active Directory
8 17 (18.48%) TDD
9 15 (16.30%) Web Services
10 14 (15.22%) Migration
10 14 (15.22%) MVC
10 14 (15.22%) PaaS
10 14 (15.22%) WCF
10 14 (15.22%) ASP.NET Web API
11 13 (14.13%) IaaS
11 13 (14.13%) ASP.NET
12 12 (13.04%) SharePoint
12 12 (13.04%) DevOps
13 11 (11.96%) SQL Server
14 10 (10.87%) Remedy
14 10 (10.87%) Project Management
14 10 (10.87%) Remedy ITSM
14 10 (10.87%) .NET Framework
14 10 (10.87%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (10.87%) React

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 12 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 8 (8.70%) IIS
2 8 (8.70%) Skype for Business
3 5 (5.43%) MS Exchange
3 5 (5.43%) OpenStack
4 4 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.17%) MS Project Server
5 2 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.09%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.09%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.09%) Commerce Server
6 1 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.52%) MS Office
3 1 (1.09%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (10.87%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 18 (19.57%) Amazon AWS
1 18 (19.57%) Office 365
2 14 (15.22%) PaaS
3 13 (14.13%) IaaS
4 10 (10.87%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (3.26%) HP Helion
5 3 (3.26%) OneDrive
5 3 (3.26%) SaaS
6 2 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.09%) G Suite
7 1 (1.09%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.78%) Firewall
2 6 (6.52%) DNS
2 6 (6.52%) Kerberos
3 5 (5.43%) NetScaler
3 5 (5.43%) Skype
4 3 (3.26%) SAN
5 2 (2.17%) Internet
6 1 (1.09%) HTTP
6 1 (1.09%) Intranet
6 1 (1.09%) LAN
6 1 (1.09%) MPLS
6 1 (1.09%) Network Security
6 1 (1.09%) SSL
6 1 (1.09%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.09%) VPN
6 1 (1.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.96%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (6.52%) Oracle Database
3 6 (6.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (5.43%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.35%) Big Data
5 4 (4.35%) SAP HANA
6 3 (3.26%) Hadoop
6 3 (3.26%) MySQL
6 3 (3.26%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.26%) Power BI
6 3 (3.26%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.17%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.09%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (1.09%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (1.09%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.09%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 20 (21.74%) Visual Studio
2 8 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.70%) Selenium
2 8 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (7.61%) WiX
4 6 (6.52%) MSI
4 6 (6.52%) NUnit
4 6 (6.52%) SpecFlow
5 5 (5.43%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (5.43%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.17%) Jasmine
6 2 (2.17%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (2.17%) Subversion
7 1 (1.09%) Ant
7 1 (1.09%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.09%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.09%) Maven
7 1 (1.09%) MSBuild
7 1 (1.09%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.09%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (5.43%) Retail
1 5 (5.43%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.26%) Billing
2 3 (3.26%) Finance
3 1 (1.09%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (23.91%) Architect
1 22 (23.91%) Developer
2 14 (15.22%) .NET Developer
3 11 (11.96%) Azure Architect
3 11 (11.96%) Consultant
4 8 (8.70%) Project Manager
5 7 (7.61%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (6.52%) Azure Developer
6 6 (6.52%) Azure Engineer
6 6 (6.52%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (5.43%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 5 (5.43%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
7 5 (5.43%) Cloud Architect
8 4 (4.35%) C# Developer
8 4 (4.35%) DevOps Consultant
8 4 (4.35%) Office 365 Architect
8 4 (4.35%) SAP Manager
8 4 (4.35%) SAP Project Manager
8 4 (4.35%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.35%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (32.61%) .NET
2 15 (16.30%) Web Services
3 14 (15.22%) ASP.NET Web API
3 14 (15.22%) WCF
4 13 (14.13%) ASP.NET
5 10 (10.87%) .NET Framework
5 10 (10.87%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (10.87%) React
6 8 (8.70%) KnockoutJS
6 8 (8.70%) XML
7 7 (7.61%) Breeze.js
7 7 (7.61%) Durandal
7 7 (7.61%) jQuery
7 7 (7.61%) REST
8 6 (6.52%) Ajax
8 6 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 6 (6.52%) Entity Framework
8 6 (6.52%) Express
8 6 (6.52%) HTML5
8 6 (6.52%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.35%) Replication
1 4 (4.35%) User Experience
2 3 (3.26%) Clustering
2 3 (3.26%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.17%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (2.17%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.09%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.09%) CMDB
4 1 (1.09%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.09%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.09%) PKI
4 1 (1.09%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 23 (25.00%) Windows
2 6 (6.52%) Windows 10
2 6 (6.52%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.26%) Windows 8
4 3 (3.26%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.17%) Linux
6 1 (1.09%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (22.83%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (18.48%) TDD
3 14 (15.22%) Migration
3 14 (15.22%) MVC
4 12 (13.04%) DevOps
5 10 (10.87%) Project Management
6 9 (9.78%) BDD
6 9 (9.78%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (7.61%) Configuration Management
7 7 (7.61%) Service Design
8 6 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (6.52%) Data Protection
8 6 (6.52%) Full Text Search
8 6 (6.52%) ITIL
8 6 (6.52%) PRINCE2
8 6 (6.52%) Web Development
9 5 (5.43%) Software Engineering
10 4 (4.35%) Network Architecture
10 4 (4.35%) OO
10 4 (4.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (22.83%) C#
1 21 (22.83%) PowerShell
2 19 (20.65%) JavaScript
3 18 (19.57%) SQL
4 8 (8.70%) Java
5 7 (7.61%) Python
5 7 (7.61%) Ruby
5 7 (7.61%) TypeScript
5 7 (7.61%) VB
6 6 (6.52%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.26%) C
8 2 (2.17%) F#
8 2 (2.17%) PHP
9 1 (1.09%) C++
9 1 (1.09%) Go
9 1 (1.09%) Scala
9 1 (1.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (9.78%) Security Cleared
2 8 (8.70%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.17%) Degree
4 1 (1.09%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.09%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.09%) MCSE
4 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.26%) SLA
2 2 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 17 (18.48%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.43%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.09%) HDFS
4 1 (1.09%) vCloud
4 1 (1.09%) vSphere
4 1 (1.09%) XenApp
4 1 (1.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (5.43%) SCCM
2 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (4.35%) SCOM
3 3 (3.26%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (3.26%) Unicenter
4 2 (2.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (1.09%) Ansible
5 1 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.09%) Puppet
5 1 (1.09%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.09%) Terraform
5 1 (1.09%) WMI
Vendors
1 52 (56.52%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.87%) Remedy
3 9 (9.78%) VMware
4 8 (8.70%) Oracle
5 7 (7.61%) BMC
6 6 (6.52%) Citrix
6 6 (6.52%) DevExpress
6 6 (6.52%) SAP
7 3 (3.26%) Cisco
7 3 (3.26%) ESRI
7 3 (3.26%) HP
8 2 (2.17%) Google
8 2 (2.17%) MapR
9 1 (1.09%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.09%) Cloudera
9 1 (1.09%) Hortonworks
9 1 (1.09%) IBM
9 1 (1.09%) Informatica
9 1 (1.09%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.09%) Tableau
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