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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 94 111 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 25 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.27% 0.56% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 21.74% 9.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 0
Median daily rate £450 £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+21.71% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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
115 126 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 5.83% 5.86% 3.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 79 30
Median daily rate £450 £408 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.42% +11.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £293 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 3
Median hourly rate £51.00 £15.00 £8.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+240.00% +72.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £22.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-29.54% +29.41%

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 July 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 July 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 -8 7 £425 - 5
Southampton +13 5 £388 - 6
Fareham -6 2 - - 1
Havant - 2 £494 -
Farnborough +2 1 £440 +3.52% 7
Basingstoke - 1 - - 2
Microsoft Azure
South East

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 43 (68.25%) Microsoft
2 22 (34.92%) SQL Server
3 16 (25.40%) Active Directory
4 15 (23.81%) SQL
4 15 (23.81%) Office 365
5 14 (22.22%) NoSQL
5 14 (22.22%) .NET
5 14 (22.22%) VMware
6 13 (20.63%) Windows
6 13 (20.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (20.63%) DevOps
7 12 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (19.05%) MongoDB
7 12 (19.05%) Oracle Database
7 12 (19.05%) C#
7 12 (19.05%) WebLogic
7 12 (19.05%) Oracle
8 11 (17.46%) Visual Studio
8 11 (17.46%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (17.46%) PowerShell
9 10 (15.87%) Skype for Business
9 10 (15.87%) SharePoint
10 9 (14.29%) JavaScript
10 9 (14.29%) Clustering
10 9 (14.29%) Security Cleared
10 9 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
10 9 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
11 8 (12.70%) SC Cleared
11 8 (12.70%) IaaS
11 8 (12.70%) Migration

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 (19.05%) WebLogic
2 10 (15.87%) SharePoint
2 10 (15.87%) Skype for Business
3 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.35%) MS Exchange
4 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (4.76%) OpenStack
5 2 (3.17%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.59%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (12.70%) MS Excel
1 8 (12.70%) MS Office
2 3 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (23.81%) Office 365
2 9 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (12.70%) IaaS
4 7 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (11.11%) PaaS
5 3 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (3.17%) OneDrive
6 2 (3.17%) SaaS
7 1 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.59%) Boomi
7 1 (1.59%) iPaaS
7 1 (1.59%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.11%) Firewall
2 3 (4.76%) Skype
3 1 (1.59%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (34.92%) SQL Server
2 14 (22.22%) NoSQL
3 13 (20.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (19.05%) MongoDB
4 12 (19.05%) Oracle Database
5 7 (11.11%) Azure SQL Database
6 6 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (9.52%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (9.52%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (7.94%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (4.76%) MySQL
9 2 (3.17%) HDInsight
10 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (17.46%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.76%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (4.76%) TeamCity
3 2 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (4.76%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.17%) Billing
2 2 (3.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (22.22%) DBA
2 12 (19.05%) Developer
3 10 (15.87%) Architect
4 8 (12.70%) .NET Developer
4 8 (12.70%) SQL DBA
5 7 (11.11%) Consultant
5 7 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) Oracle DBA
7 5 (7.94%) SQL Server DBA
8 4 (6.35%) Azure DevOps
8 4 (6.35%) Azure Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Azure SQL DBA
8 4 (6.35%) Cloud Architect
8 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Specialist
8 4 (6.35%) Office 365 Architect
9 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 3 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (4.76%) DevOps Consultant
9 3 (4.76%) Office 365 Consultant
9 3 (4.76%) Office 365 Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (22.22%) .NET
2 6 (9.52%) CSS
3 4 (6.35%) ASP.NET
3 4 (6.35%) jQuery
4 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (4.76%) HTML
4 3 (4.76%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (4.76%) WCF
4 3 (4.76%) WPF
5 2 (3.17%) Web Services
6 1 (1.59%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (1.59%) Entity Framework
6 1 (1.59%) JSON
6 1 (1.59%) Kendo UI
6 1 (1.59%) REST
6 1 (1.59%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.29%) Clustering
2 7 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 5 (7.94%) Public Cloud
4 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.76%) Virtual Team
5 2 (3.17%) CMDB
5 2 (3.17%) Private Cloud
5 2 (3.17%) Statistics
6 1 (1.59%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.59%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.59%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.63%) Windows
2 5 (7.94%) Windows 10
3 4 (6.35%) Linux
3 4 (6.35%) VMS
3 4 (6.35%) Windows Server
3 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.76%) Windows 8
4 3 (4.76%) Windows XP
5 2 (3.17%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.63%) DevOps
2 11 (17.46%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (12.70%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (12.70%) Configuration Management
3 8 (12.70%) Migration
4 7 (11.11%) Change Management
5 6 (9.52%) MVC
5 6 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (9.52%) Use Case
6 5 (7.94%) High Availability
7 4 (6.35%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (6.35%) Scrum
8 3 (4.76%) ITIL
8 3 (4.76%) Project Planning
8 3 (4.76%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.76%) Unit Testing
9 2 (3.17%) CRM
9 2 (3.17%) OO
9 2 (3.17%) PRINCE2
9 2 (3.17%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.81%) SQL
2 12 (19.05%) C#
3 11 (17.46%) PowerShell
4 9 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 6 (9.52%) Python
5 6 (9.52%) Ruby
6 3 (4.76%) Java
6 3 (4.76%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.59%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 8 (12.70%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.76%) Degree
4 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.59%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.59%) ISEB
5 1 (1.59%) RHCT
5 1 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 16 (25.40%) Active Directory
2 12 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (6.35%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.17%) KVM
5 2 (3.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
2 8 (12.70%) SCCM
3 6 (9.52%) Data Guard
3 6 (9.52%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (7.94%) SCOM
5 4 (6.35%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Intune
5 4 (6.35%) Puppet
6 2 (3.17%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 2 (3.17%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (1.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (1.59%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 43 (68.25%) Microsoft
2 14 (22.22%) VMware
3 12 (19.05%) Oracle
4 5 (7.94%) EMC
5 4 (6.35%) BMC
5 4 (6.35%) Telerik
6 3 (4.76%) Citrix
6 3 (4.76%) HP
6 3 (4.76%) Remedy
6 3 (4.76%) SolarWinds
7 2 (3.17%) Cisco
8 1 (1.59%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.59%) Dell
8 1 (1.59%) Informatica
8 1 (1.59%) Isilon
8 1 (1.59%) Juniper
8 1 (1.59%) NetApp
8 1 (1.59%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.59%) RedGate
8 1 (1.59%) SAP
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