The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 34 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.37% 0.78% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.26% 12.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £230 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £378
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%
Microsoft Azure
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

Cloud Services Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
19 16 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 7.12% 6.23% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 1
Median daily rate £468 £300 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.83% -29.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +92.30%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Liverpool 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 Liverpool

Microsoft Azure
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Microsoft Azure
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) CRM Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) IT Security Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft