The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 36 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.09% 0.36% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 50.00% 10.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £301 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.86% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
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 Leicestershire region.

Cloud Services Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
10 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 4.18% 3.62% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 1
Median daily rate £301 £375 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.86% -21.05%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £10.00 - £24.00
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 Leicestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

Microsoft Azure
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Microsoft Azure
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

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 Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 20 January 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
Leicester +14 1 £301 -19.86% 2
Loughborough - 1 - -
Microsoft Azure
East Midlands

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 20 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 13 (86.67%) PaaS
2 12 (80.00%) Node.js
2 12 (80.00%) REST
2 12 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (80.00%) IaaS
2 12 (80.00%) Docker
2 12 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 12 (80.00%) Linux
3 11 (73.33%) MongoDB
4 10 (66.67%) Software Engineering
5 6 (40.00%) C#
6 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 5 (33.33%) Windows
6 5 (33.33%) Ubuntu
6 5 (33.33%) Mac OS X
6 5 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (26.67%) HTTP
8 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (20.00%) .NET
8 3 (20.00%) Web Development
9 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
9 2 (13.33%) SQL
10 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
10 1 (6.67%) HTML
10 1 (6.67%) IIS
10 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
10 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
10 1 (6.67%) CSS
10 1 (6.67%) Python
10 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (6.67%) IIS
1 1 (6.67%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 13 (86.67%) PaaS
2 12 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (80.00%) IaaS
3 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) HTTP
2 1 (6.67%) AMQP
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) SSL
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) Subversion
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 9 (60.00%) Node.js Developer
3 8 (53.33%) MongoDB Developer
4 5 (33.33%) C# Developer
5 3 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Web Developer
6 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Azure Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Platform Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (6.67%) NoSQL Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Senior Microsoft Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) Node.js
1 12 (80.00%) REST
2 3 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (6.67%) CSS
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) jQuery
3 1 (6.67%) JSON
3 1 (6.67%) Kafka
3 1 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (6.67%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) Mac OS X
2 5 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 5 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 10 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 5 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (6.67%) MVC
5 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
5 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) C#
2 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) Go
4 1 (6.67%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Consul
1 1 (6.67%) HAProxy
1 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft