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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 75 105 114
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +9
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 42 16 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.14% 0.73% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 27.10% 16.49% 3.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 8 2
Median daily rate £400 £431 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.24% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £303 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £488 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £403
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £39.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-54.48% +122.85%
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
155 97 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 7.91% 4.45% 3.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 55 41
Median daily rate £475 £425 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +16.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £490 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 3
Median hourly rate £56.91 £15.00 £8.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+279.36% +72.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £22.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-21.11% +30.43%

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 26 August 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 26 August 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 -6 10 £400 - 1
Andover -8 5 £350 -15.15%
Southampton - 5 £465 - 7
Havant - 3 - -
Farnborough - 3 £400 - 3
Fareham -13 2 - - 1
Eastleigh - 2 £550 -
Basingstoke - 1 - - 4
Microsoft Azure
South East

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 48 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 26 (34.67%) Visual Studio
3 25 (33.33%) .NET
3 25 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 24 (32.00%) DevOps
5 22 (29.33%) Windows
6 21 (28.00%) SQL Server
6 21 (28.00%) SQL
7 18 (24.00%) C#
8 16 (21.33%) JavaScript
9 15 (20.00%) Configuration Management
9 15 (20.00%) Active Directory
10 14 (18.67%) SQL Server 2008
11 13 (17.33%) Security Cleared
11 13 (17.33%) Remedy ITSM
11 13 (17.33%) Oracle Database
11 13 (17.33%) Remedy
11 13 (17.33%) Oracle
12 12 (16.00%) SharePoint
12 12 (16.00%) Office 365
12 12 (16.00%) SC Cleared
13 10 (13.33%) BMC
13 10 (13.33%) ASP.NET
13 10 (13.33%) MVC
13 10 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (13.33%) .NET Framework
14 9 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
14 9 (12.00%) WCF
14 9 (12.00%) NoSQL
14 9 (12.00%) Skype for Business

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 (16.00%) SharePoint
2 9 (12.00%) Skype for Business
3 7 (9.33%) WebLogic
4 6 (8.00%) IIS
5 4 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (5.33%) MS Exchange
5 4 (5.33%) OpenStack
6 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.67%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (10.67%) MS Office
2 7 (9.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (17.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.00%) Office 365
2 9 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (9.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 7 (9.33%) IaaS
4 6 (8.00%) PaaS
5 3 (4.00%) HP Helion
5 3 (4.00%) SaaS
6 2 (2.67%) OneDrive
7 1 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.33%) Boomi
7 1 (1.33%) iPaaS
7 1 (1.33%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.00%) Firewall
2 6 (8.00%) DNS
2 6 (8.00%) Kerberos
3 3 (4.00%) SAN
3 3 (4.00%) Skype
4 1 (1.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (18.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (17.33%) Oracle Database
4 9 (12.00%) NoSQL
5 7 (9.33%) Azure SQL Database
6 6 (8.00%) MongoDB
6 6 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (5.33%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (5.33%) Oracle Database 12c
8 4 (5.33%) SAP HANA
9 3 (4.00%) MySQL
9 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (2.67%) HDInsight
10 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (34.67%) Visual Studio
2 7 (9.33%) Octopus Deploy
2 7 (9.33%) TeamCity
2 7 (9.33%) WiX
3 6 (8.00%) MSI
3 6 (8.00%) NUnit
3 6 (8.00%) Selenium
3 6 (8.00%) SpecFlow
4 4 (5.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (4.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.67%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (1.33%) MSBuild
General
1 6 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.33%) Retail
3 3 (4.00%) Billing
3 3 (4.00%) Finance
4 1 (1.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (24.00%) Developer
2 13 (17.33%) .NET Developer
2 13 (17.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (14.67%) Consultant
4 10 (13.33%) DBA
5 7 (9.33%) DevOps Consultant
6 6 (8.00%) Architect
6 6 (8.00%) Project Manager
6 6 (8.00%) SQL DBA
7 5 (6.67%) Azure DevOps
7 5 (6.67%) Azure Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Microsoft Specialist
7 5 (6.67%) Senior Manager
7 5 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
8 4 (5.33%) Azure SQL DBA
8 4 (5.33%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 4 (5.33%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
8 4 (5.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (5.33%) C# Developer
8 4 (5.33%) Office 365 Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (33.33%) .NET
2 10 (13.33%) .NET Framework
2 10 (13.33%) ASP.NET
3 9 (12.00%) WCF
4 8 (10.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (10.67%) jQuery
4 8 (10.67%) Web Services
5 7 (9.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 7 (9.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (9.33%) Breeze.js
5 7 (9.33%) Durandal
5 7 (9.33%) Entity Framework
5 7 (9.33%) Kendo UI
5 7 (9.33%) KnockoutJS
5 7 (9.33%) React
5 7 (9.33%) XML
6 6 (8.00%) Ajax
6 6 (8.00%) Express
7 5 (6.67%) CSS
8 4 (5.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.00%) Clustering
2 4 (5.33%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.00%) Digital Media
3 3 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.00%) Public Cloud
3 3 (4.00%) Replication
3 3 (4.00%) Virtual Team
4 2 (2.67%) Statistics
5 1 (1.33%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.33%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.33%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 22 (29.33%) Windows
2 6 (8.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (6.67%) Windows 10
4 4 (5.33%) Linux
4 4 (5.33%) VMS
4 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.00%) Windows 8
5 3 (4.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.67%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.00%) DevOps
2 15 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 10 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (13.33%) MVC
4 9 (12.00%) TDD
5 8 (10.67%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (9.33%) ITIL
6 7 (9.33%) Migration
6 7 (9.33%) Service Design
7 6 (8.00%) Full Text Search
7 6 (8.00%) PRINCE2
7 6 (8.00%) Project Management
8 5 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (6.67%) High Availability
9 4 (5.33%) Change Management
9 4 (5.33%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (5.33%) OO
9 4 (5.33%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (5.33%) Scrum
9 4 (5.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 25 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 21 (28.00%) SQL
3 18 (24.00%) C#
4 16 (21.33%) JavaScript
5 9 (12.00%) T-SQL
6 7 (9.33%) Python
6 7 (9.33%) Ruby
6 7 (9.33%) VB
7 6 (8.00%) TypeScript
8 4 (5.33%) Java
9 3 (4.00%) C
10 2 (2.67%) PHP
11 1 (1.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (17.33%) Security Cleared
2 12 (16.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.00%) Degree
4 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.33%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.33%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.33%) RHCT
5 1 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.33%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.33%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (10.67%) SCCM
2 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 5 (6.67%) SCOM
4 4 (5.33%) Data Guard
4 4 (5.33%) EMC NetWorker
4 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (5.33%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (5.33%) Puppet
5 3 (4.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 3 (4.00%) Unicenter
6 2 (2.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 48 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (17.33%) Oracle
2 13 (17.33%) Remedy
3 10 (13.33%) BMC
4 9 (12.00%) VMware
5 6 (8.00%) DevExpress
6 5 (6.67%) SAP
7 4 (5.33%) EMC
8 3 (4.00%) HP
8 3 (4.00%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.33%) Cisco
9 1 (1.33%) Dell
9 1 (1.33%) Informatica
9 1 (1.33%) Isilon
9 1 (1.33%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.33%) RedGate
9 1 (1.33%) Telerik
Hampshire
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £340 - £380 per day
Posted: 3 days ago