The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 22 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.38% - 0.61%
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.29% - 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £288 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.43% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Ipswich region.

Cloud Services Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
14 4 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 9.66% 4.71% 10.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 11
Median daily rate £190 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £438 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £500 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £404 £412
% change year-on-year
+5.32% -1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-38.18% +22.22%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Ipswich 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 Ipswich

Microsoft Azure
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Ipswich region.

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

Microsoft Azure
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 17 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Dell
3 2 (50.00%) EMC
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) Advertising
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (50.00%) vSphere
3 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (50.00%) High Availability
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (50.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (50.00%) EMC VNX
4 1 (25.00%) IaaS
4 1 (25.00%) PaaS
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) CRM
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (25.00%) SCCM

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
1 2 (50.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (25.00%) IaaS
2 1 (25.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Azure Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Cloud Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) CRM Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) EMC Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Migration Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365 Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAN Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (50.00%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) High Availability
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Dell
2 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
Ipswich, Suffolk
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Competitive Market Rate
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