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 28 February 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
South East / Hampshire
Rank 51 88 89
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +1
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 62 28 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.41% 1.42% 1.53%
As % of the Cloud Services category 29.52% 24.56% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 18 19
Median daily rate £425 £413 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +13.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £326 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £750 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £56.66 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £35.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-57.85% +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
210 114 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 11.56% 5.77% 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 87 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 £349 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 £60.00 £9.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.16% +542.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £56.00 £8.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.66 £60.00 £9.87
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-12.79% -13.35%

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 28 February 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
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 28 February 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 +32 28 £354 +17.91% 2
Farnborough - 6 £400 - 4
Andover - 4 £425 - 3
Fareham - 3 £465 - 3
Basingstoke +10 2 £425 +13.33% 1
Havant -4 2 - - 3
Portsmouth -13 1 - - 4
Microsoft Azure
South East

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 62 (59.05%) Microsoft
2 31 (29.52%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (27.62%) SQL
4 28 (26.67%) .NET
5 24 (22.86%) Amazon AWS
5 24 (22.86%) Office 365
6 23 (21.90%) VMware
7 22 (20.95%) Windows
8 21 (20.00%) C#
8 21 (20.00%) Active Directory
9 20 (19.05%) PaaS
9 20 (19.05%) IaaS
10 17 (16.19%) VMware Infrastructure
10 17 (16.19%) JavaScript
10 17 (16.19%) Web Services
11 16 (15.24%) ASP.NET
11 16 (15.24%) Migration
12 15 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
12 15 (14.29%) TDD
13 14 (13.33%) SQL Server
14 13 (12.38%) MS Excel
14 13 (12.38%) SharePoint
14 13 (12.38%) MVC
14 13 (12.38%) ESRI
15 12 (11.43%) TOGAF
15 12 (11.43%) WCF
15 12 (11.43%) Git (software)
15 12 (11.43%) BDD
16 11 (10.48%) ASP.NET Web API
16 11 (10.48%) Big Data

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 13 (12.38%) SharePoint
2 9 (8.57%) Skype for Business
3 8 (7.62%) IIS
4 6 (5.71%) MS Exchange
4 6 (5.71%) OpenStack
5 5 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (3.81%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (3.81%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.90%) MS Project Server
7 2 (1.90%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.95%) Apache
8 1 (0.95%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.95%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.95%) CMS
8 1 (0.95%) Commerce Server
8 1 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.95%) phpBB
8 1 (0.95%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (12.38%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.67%) MS Office
3 1 (0.95%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (22.86%) Amazon AWS
1 24 (22.86%) Office 365
2 20 (19.05%) IaaS
2 20 (19.05%) PaaS
3 10 (9.52%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (3.81%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (3.81%) SaaS
5 3 (2.86%) OneDrive
6 2 (1.90%) Mailgun
7 1 (0.95%) G Suite
7 1 (0.95%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.71%) Firewall
1 6 (5.71%) NetScaler
1 6 (5.71%) Skype
2 4 (3.81%) WAN
3 3 (2.86%) Internet
4 2 (1.90%) HTTP
4 2 (1.90%) LAN
4 2 (1.90%) SSL
4 2 (1.90%) VPN
5 1 (0.95%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.95%) DHCP
5 1 (0.95%) DNS
5 1 (0.95%) Intranet
5 1 (0.95%) MPLS
5 1 (0.95%) Network Security
5 1 (0.95%) PuTTY
5 1 (0.95%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.95%) WinSCP
5 1 (0.95%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.48%) Big Data
3 9 (8.57%) NoSQL
4 7 (6.67%) Hadoop
4 7 (6.67%) Power BI
4 7 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (5.71%) MySQL
6 5 (4.76%) Azure SQL Database
6 5 (4.76%) IBM InfoSphere
6 5 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (3.81%) Oracle Database
7 4 (3.81%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (3.81%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (3.81%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (2.86%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.86%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (11.43%) Git (software)
3 6 (5.71%) Selenium
4 5 (4.76%) Visual Studio Team System
5 4 (3.81%) Moq
5 4 (3.81%) MSTest
5 4 (3.81%) SpecFlow
5 4 (3.81%) Visual Studio
5 4 (3.81%) webpack
6 3 (2.86%) NuGet
7 2 (1.90%) Ant
7 2 (1.90%) Jasmine
7 2 (1.90%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.90%) Subversion
8 1 (0.95%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.95%) Maven
8 1 (0.95%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.95%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.95%) TestNG
8 1 (0.95%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (2.86%) Finance
1 3 (2.86%) Publishing
2 2 (1.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.95%) Advertising
3 1 (0.95%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.95%) Electronics
3 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.95%) Marketing
3 1 (0.95%) Military
3 1 (0.95%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (36.19%) Architect
2 23 (21.90%) Developer
3 14 (13.33%) .NET Developer
4 12 (11.43%) Azure Architect
5 11 (10.48%) Applications Architect
5 11 (10.48%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (8.57%) Azure Developer
6 9 (8.57%) Azure Engineer
7 7 (6.67%) Consultant
7 7 (6.67%) Data Architect
8 6 (5.71%) Cloud Architect
8 6 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (5.71%) Software Engineer
9 5 (4.76%) Cloud Engineer
9 5 (4.76%) Office 365 Architect
9 5 (4.76%) Project Manager
9 5 (4.76%) Software Developer
10 4 (3.81%) Azure Consultant
10 4 (3.81%) C# Developer
11 3 (2.86%) Office 365 Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (26.67%) .NET
2 17 (16.19%) Web Services
3 16 (15.24%) ASP.NET
4 12 (11.43%) WCF
5 11 (10.48%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (7.62%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (7.62%) HTML
6 8 (7.62%) HTML5
7 7 (6.67%) React
8 5 (4.76%) .NET Framework
8 5 (4.76%) Ajax
8 5 (4.76%) OpenID
8 5 (4.76%) PostGIS
8 5 (4.76%) REST
9 4 (3.81%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 4 (3.81%) OAuth2
9 4 (3.81%) Redux
9 4 (3.81%) XML
10 3 (2.86%) AngularJS
10 3 (2.86%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.71%) User Experience
2 4 (3.81%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.81%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.86%) Clustering
3 3 (2.86%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (2.86%) PKI
3 3 (2.86%) Public Cloud
3 3 (2.86%) Replication
4 2 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.90%) CMDB
4 2 (1.90%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.90%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (1.90%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.95%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.95%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.95%) HP Storage
5 1 (0.95%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.95%) Streaming Media
5 1 (0.95%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.95%) Windows
2 8 (7.62%) Windows Server
2 8 (7.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (5.71%) Linux
3 6 (5.71%) Windows 10
4 3 (2.86%) Windows 8
4 3 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.86%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.95%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (29.52%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (15.24%) Migration
3 15 (14.29%) TDD
4 13 (12.38%) MVC
5 12 (11.43%) BDD
5 12 (11.43%) TOGAF
6 10 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (9.52%) OWASP
7 8 (7.62%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (7.62%) Scrum
7 8 (7.62%) Software Distribution
7 8 (7.62%) Use Case
8 7 (6.67%) DevOps
8 7 (6.67%) Software Engineering
9 6 (5.71%) Data Management
9 6 (5.71%) Data Modelling
9 6 (5.71%) Data Protection
9 6 (5.71%) Project Management
9 6 (5.71%) Unit Testing
9 6 (5.71%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (27.62%) SQL
2 21 (20.00%) C#
3 17 (16.19%) JavaScript
4 10 (9.52%) Java
5 8 (7.62%) PowerShell
5 8 (7.62%) Python
5 8 (7.62%) Ruby
6 7 (6.67%) VB
7 6 (5.71%) F#
8 5 (4.76%) TypeScript
9 4 (3.81%) ES6
9 4 (3.81%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.95%) C
10 1 (0.95%) Go
10 1 (0.95%) PHP
10 1 (0.95%) Scala
10 1 (0.95%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.95%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.95%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (8.57%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.81%) Degree
4 2 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.90%) MCSE
4 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.95%) ISEB
5 1 (0.95%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.95%) MCSA
5 1 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.90%) QA
2 1 (0.95%) PMO
System Software
1 21 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (16.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (7.62%) Hyper-V
4 6 (5.71%) vSphere
5 4 (3.81%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.90%) XenApp
7 1 (0.95%) Docker
7 1 (0.95%) HDFS
7 1 (0.95%) Shibboleth
7 1 (0.95%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.95%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (5.71%) SCCM
1 6 (5.71%) SCOM
2 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (1.90%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.90%) Puppet
5 1 (0.95%) Ansible
5 1 (0.95%) Piwik
5 1 (0.95%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.95%) Terraform
5 1 (0.95%) vRealize
5 1 (0.95%) WMI
Vendors
1 62 (59.05%) Microsoft
2 23 (21.90%) VMware
3 13 (12.38%) ESRI
4 11 (10.48%) Oracle
5 7 (6.67%) Citrix
5 7 (6.67%) SAP
6 6 (5.71%) Cisco
7 5 (4.76%) IBM
7 5 (4.76%) Informatica
7 5 (4.76%) Tableau
8 3 (2.86%) Google
9 2 (1.90%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.90%) HP
9 2 (1.90%) MapR
10 1 (0.95%) Cloudera
10 1 (0.95%) Hortonworks
10 1 (0.95%) Juniper
10 1 (0.95%) Palo Alto
10 1 (0.95%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.95%) ServiceNow
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