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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 40 - 44
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.68% - 0.33%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.50% - 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £394 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 -
% change year-on-year
+34.61% -
Microsoft Azure
East Midlands

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
16 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 5.48% 0.35% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 2
Average daily rate £375 - £288
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 - £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £24.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
-15.56% +30.62%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester - 1 £375 -
Microsoft Azure
East Midlands

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) TypeScript
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) WinForms
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) French Language
2 1 (33.33%) German Language
2 1 (33.33%) Italian Language
2 1 (33.33%) Spanish Language
2 1 (33.33%) WPF

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 1 (33.33%) French Language
1 1 (33.33%) German Language
1 1 (33.33%) Italian Language
1 1 (33.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Azure Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365 Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) WinForms
2 1 (33.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) MVVM
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
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