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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 64 101 119
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +18
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 44 26 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.38% 1.21% 0.23%
As % of the Cloud Services category 18.64% 29.55% 5.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 14 4
Median daily rate £475 £442 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.58% +24.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £375 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £36.28 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.25% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £37.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-60.00% +44.23%
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
236 88 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 12.78% 4.10% 4.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 49 32
Median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £352 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £531 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £413 £415
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -0.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 10
Median hourly rate £54.50 £37.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.33% +102.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £8.68 £8.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £60.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +32.53%

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 10 December 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
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 10 December 2016.

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 10 December 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
Southampton +5 13 £475 +26.66% 3
Farnborough - 6 £400 - 2
Basingstoke +2 2 £438 +16.66% 4
Fareham - 2 £440 - 1
Portsmouth 0 1 £425 - 1
Havant -1 1 - -
Hook - 1 - -
Microsoft Azure
South East

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 (55.17%) Microsoft
2 29 (33.33%) .NET
3 25 (28.74%) PowerShell
4 23 (26.44%) Visual Studio
5 22 (25.29%) Windows
6 20 (22.99%) C#
6 20 (22.99%) JavaScript
7 17 (19.54%) Amazon AWS
8 16 (18.39%) SQL
8 16 (18.39%) DevOps
9 15 (17.24%) TDD
10 14 (16.09%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (16.09%) Active Directory
10 14 (16.09%) WCF
10 14 (16.09%) Security Cleared
10 14 (16.09%) Office 365
11 13 (14.94%) ASP.NET Web API
11 13 (14.94%) SC Cleared
11 13 (14.94%) Remedy ITSM
11 13 (14.94%) Remedy
12 12 (13.79%) Web Services
12 12 (13.79%) SharePoint
12 12 (13.79%) MVC
13 11 (12.64%) ASP.NET
13 11 (12.64%) SQL Server
13 11 (12.64%) PaaS
13 11 (12.64%) IaaS
14 10 (11.49%) BMC
14 10 (11.49%) Firewall
14 10 (11.49%) 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 (13.79%) SharePoint
2 8 (9.20%) Skype for Business
3 7 (8.05%) IIS
3 7 (8.05%) OpenStack
4 5 (5.75%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (3.45%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.30%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.15%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.15%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.15%) Commerce Server
7 1 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.15%) MS Project Server
7 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (9.20%) MS Excel
1 8 (9.20%) MS Office
2 3 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (14.94%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 17 (19.54%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (16.09%) Office 365
3 11 (12.64%) IaaS
3 11 (12.64%) PaaS
4 7 (8.05%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (3.45%) HP Helion
6 2 (2.30%) OneDrive
6 2 (2.30%) SaaS
7 1 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.15%) G Suite
7 1 (1.15%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.49%) Firewall
2 6 (6.90%) DNS
2 6 (6.90%) Kerberos
3 5 (5.75%) NetScaler
4 3 (3.45%) SAN
4 3 (3.45%) Skype
5 1 (1.15%) Internet
5 1 (1.15%) Intranet
5 1 (1.15%) MPLS
5 1 (1.15%) Network Security
5 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.64%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (6.90%) NoSQL
3 6 (6.90%) Oracle Database
3 6 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (5.75%) MySQL
5 4 (4.60%) SAP HANA
6 3 (3.45%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.30%) Big Data
7 2 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.30%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.15%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.15%) HBase
8 1 (1.15%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.15%) Power BI
8 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.15%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 23 (26.44%) Visual Studio
2 8 (9.20%) Selenium
2 8 (9.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (8.05%) Octopus Deploy
3 7 (8.05%) TeamCity
3 7 (8.05%) WiX
4 6 (6.90%) MSI
4 6 (6.90%) NUnit
4 6 (6.90%) SpecFlow
5 5 (5.75%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.30%) Jasmine
6 2 (2.30%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (1.15%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.15%) MSBuild
7 1 (1.15%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (5.75%) Retail
1 5 (5.75%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.45%) Billing
3 2 (2.30%) Finance
4 1 (1.15%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (27.59%) Developer
2 16 (18.39%) Architect
3 14 (16.09%) .NET Developer
4 12 (13.79%) Consultant
5 9 (10.34%) Azure Architect
5 9 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (6.90%) DevOps Consultant
6 6 (6.90%) Project Manager
6 6 (6.90%) Software Developer
7 5 (5.75%) Azure Engineer
7 5 (5.75%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 5 (5.75%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
7 5 (5.75%) Software Engineer
8 4 (4.60%) Azure Developer
8 4 (4.60%) Cloud Architect
8 4 (4.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.60%) SAP Manager
8 4 (4.60%) SAP Project Manager
9 3 (3.45%) C# Developer
9 3 (3.45%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (33.33%) .NET
2 14 (16.09%) WCF
3 13 (14.94%) ASP.NET Web API
4 12 (13.79%) Web Services
5 11 (12.64%) ASP.NET
6 9 (10.34%) .NET Framework
6 9 (10.34%) React
7 8 (9.20%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (9.20%) XML
8 7 (8.05%) Breeze.js
8 7 (8.05%) Durandal
8 7 (8.05%) jQuery
8 7 (8.05%) Kendo UI
8 7 (8.05%) KnockoutJS
9 6 (6.90%) Ajax
9 6 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 6 (6.90%) Entity Framework
9 6 (6.90%) Express
9 6 (6.90%) HTML
10 5 (5.75%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.60%) Replication
3 3 (3.45%) Digital Media
3 3 (3.45%) User Experience
3 3 (3.45%) Virtual Team
4 2 (2.30%) Clustering
4 2 (2.30%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.15%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.15%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.15%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.15%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 22 (25.29%) Windows
2 6 (6.90%) Windows Server
3 5 (5.75%) Linux
3 5 (5.75%) Windows 10
4 3 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.30%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.30%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.30%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.15%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (18.39%) DevOps
2 15 (17.24%) TDD
3 14 (16.09%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (13.79%) MVC
5 10 (11.49%) Migration
6 8 (9.20%) Project Management
7 7 (8.05%) BDD
7 7 (8.05%) Configuration Management
7 7 (8.05%) Service Design
7 7 (8.05%) Software Engineering
8 6 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (6.90%) Full Text Search
8 6 (6.90%) PRINCE2
8 6 (6.90%) Web Development
9 5 (5.75%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (5.75%) Data Protection
9 5 (5.75%) ITIL
10 4 (4.60%) OO
11 3 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (3.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 25 (28.74%) PowerShell
2 20 (22.99%) C#
2 20 (22.99%) JavaScript
3 16 (18.39%) SQL
4 9 (10.34%) Java
4 9 (10.34%) Python
4 9 (10.34%) Ruby
5 7 (8.05%) VB
6 6 (6.90%) T-SQL
6 6 (6.90%) TypeScript
7 4 (4.60%) C
8 2 (2.30%) F#
8 2 (2.30%) PHP
9 1 (1.15%) C++
9 1 (1.15%) Go
9 1 (1.15%) Scala
9 1 (1.15%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (16.09%) Security Cleared
2 13 (14.94%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.75%) Degree
4 1 (1.15%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.15%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.45%) SLA
2 2 (2.30%) QA
System Software
1 14 (16.09%) Active Directory
2 8 (9.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.15%) HDFS
4 1 (1.15%) vCloud
4 1 (1.15%) XenApp
4 1 (1.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (5.75%) SCCM
1 5 (5.75%) SCOM
2 4 (4.60%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (3.45%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (3.45%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (3.45%) Unicenter
4 2 (2.30%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.15%) Ansible
5 1 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.15%) Puppet
5 1 (1.15%) Terraform
5 1 (1.15%) WMI
Vendors
1 48 (55.17%) Microsoft
2 13 (14.94%) Remedy
3 10 (11.49%) BMC
4 9 (10.34%) VMware
5 6 (6.90%) Citrix
5 6 (6.90%) DevExpress
5 6 (6.90%) Oracle
6 5 (5.75%) SAP
7 3 (3.45%) EMC
7 3 (3.45%) HP
7 3 (3.45%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.30%) Cisco
9 1 (1.15%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.15%) Cloudera
9 1 (1.15%) Google
9 1 (1.15%) Hortonworks
9 1 (1.15%) Juniper
9 1 (1.15%) MapR
9 1 (1.15%) Telerik
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