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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 23 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.42% - 2.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 22.22% - 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £406 £400
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 - -
Microsoft Azure
Suffolk

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
9 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 6.38% 1.09% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Average daily rate £425 £450 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +38.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.23 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+30.62% -9.34%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Ipswich region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich region citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Azure.

1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Intel
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) DataPower
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) OSGi
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 2 (100.00%) Rackspace
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Camel

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich region citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Azure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) OSGi
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) DataPower
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Intel
1 2 (100.00%) Rackspace
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago