The table below looks at the statistics for Azure SQL Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Azure SQL Database over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank 426 403 406
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +3
Contract jobs citing Azure SQL Database 17 36 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.074% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.32% 0.64% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 30 32
Median daily rate £550 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £465 £400 -
% change year-on-year
+16.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Azure SQL Database
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
5277 5607 5663
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.12% 23.97% 23.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 3722 3990 3943
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 28 45
Median hourly rate £40.00 £36.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +32.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £14.46 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.50 £44.70 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+11.77% +49.11%

Azure SQL Database
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Azure SQL Database as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Azure SQL Database Jobs Demand Trend in London

Azure SQL Database
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Azure SQL Database Daily Rate Trend in London

Azure SQL Database
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database across the London region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Azure SQL Database Daily Rate Histogram in London

Azure SQL Database
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database within the London region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
City of London +20 12 £538 +19.44% 8
Azure SQL Database
England

Azure SQL Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Azure SQL Database 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 London region with a requirement for Azure SQL Database.

1 44 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 42 (95.45%) SQL
3 23 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (45.45%) TDD
4 20 (45.45%) Git (software)
5 19 (43.18%) Microsoft
6 17 (38.64%) .NET
6 17 (38.64%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (38.64%) Mobile App
7 16 (36.36%) MongoDB
7 16 (36.36%) Scrum
8 15 (34.09%) Web Services
8 15 (34.09%) REST
9 14 (31.82%) Progressive Enhancement
9 14 (31.82%) Apple iOS
9 14 (31.82%) Cocoa Touch
9 14 (31.82%) iOS Development
9 14 (31.82%) Apple Swift
9 14 (31.82%) TestFlight
9 14 (31.82%) MySQL
9 14 (31.82%) JavaScript
9 14 (31.82%) SOAP
9 14 (31.82%) Cocoa
9 14 (31.82%) Objective-C
9 14 (31.82%) SQLite
9 14 (31.82%) Unit Testing
9 14 (31.82%) Test Automation
9 14 (31.82%) CouchDB
9 14 (31.82%) Software Engineering
10 13 (29.55%) C#

Azure SQL Database
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 2 (4.55%) NServiceBus
1 2 (4.55%) OpenStack
1 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.27%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Maximo
2 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 44 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (31.82%) TestFlight
3 7 (15.91%) IaaS
4 6 (13.64%) PaaS
5 5 (11.36%) SaaS
6 4 (9.09%) GitHub
7 3 (6.82%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (4.55%) Office 365
9 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
9 1 (2.27%) Azure Machine Learning
9 1 (2.27%) Data Lake Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (36.36%) MongoDB
2 14 (31.82%) CouchDB
2 14 (31.82%) MySQL
2 14 (31.82%) SQLite
3 13 (29.55%) SQL Server
4 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (11.36%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (9.09%) Data Lake
6 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (6.82%) Power BI
7 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (6.82%) SSDT
8 2 (4.55%) Big Data
8 2 (4.55%) HDInsight
8 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Power View
8 2 (4.55%) PowerPivot
8 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (45.45%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (6.82%) Subversion
4 2 (4.55%) JIRA
4 2 (4.55%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (4.55%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.27%) Burp Suite
5 1 (2.27%) FxCop
5 1 (2.27%) Hudson
5 1 (2.27%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.27%) JMeter
5 1 (2.27%) Maven
5 1 (2.27%) MSBuild
5 1 (2.27%) NUnit
5 1 (2.27%) StyleCop
5 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 1 (2.27%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (11.36%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (56.82%) Developer
2 14 (31.82%) iOS Developer
2 14 (31.82%) Senior Developer
2 14 (31.82%) Senior iOS Developer
3 9 (20.45%) Full Stack Developer
4 8 (18.18%) C# Developer
5 7 (15.91%) .NET Developer
6 6 (13.64%) Architect
6 6 (13.64%) Azure Architect
7 5 (11.36%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 4 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (6.82%) Azure Consultant
9 3 (6.82%) Azure Engineer
9 3 (6.82%) Consultant
10 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Architect
10 2 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
10 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (38.64%) .NET
2 15 (34.09%) REST
2 15 (34.09%) Web Services
3 14 (31.82%) Cocoa
3 14 (31.82%) Cocoa Touch
3 14 (31.82%) SOAP
4 12 (27.27%) ASP.NET
5 10 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (22.73%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (20.45%) AngularJS
7 7 (15.91%) React
8 5 (11.36%) HTML
9 4 (9.09%) HTML5
9 4 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (6.82%) Reactive Extensions
10 3 (6.82%) SignalR
11 2 (4.55%) CSS
11 2 (4.55%) jQuery
11 2 (4.55%) WCF
12 1 (2.27%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 17 (38.64%) Mobile App
2 4 (9.09%) Blog
3 3 (6.82%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.55%) Minimum Viable Product
4 2 (4.55%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.27%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.27%) Neural Network
5 1 (2.27%) PKI
5 1 (2.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.82%) Apple iOS
2 4 (9.09%) Windows
3 2 (4.55%) VMS
3 2 (4.55%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (45.45%) TDD
3 17 (38.64%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (36.36%) Scrum
5 14 (31.82%) iOS Development
5 14 (31.82%) Progressive Enhancement
5 14 (31.82%) Software Engineering
5 14 (31.82%) Test Automation
5 14 (31.82%) Unit Testing
6 11 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 11 (25.00%) MVC
7 10 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (15.91%) BDD
8 7 (15.91%) Complex Event Processing
9 5 (11.36%) Domain-Driven Design
10 4 (9.09%) CQRS
10 4 (9.09%) MVVM
10 4 (9.09%) OO
11 3 (6.82%) Configuration Management
11 3 (6.82%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 42 (95.45%) SQL
2 14 (31.82%) Apple Swift
2 14 (31.82%) JavaScript
2 14 (31.82%) Objective-C
3 13 (29.55%) C#
4 7 (15.91%) T-SQL
5 5 (11.36%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.55%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 2 (4.55%) Java
6 2 (4.55%) Python
7 1 (2.27%) PHP
7 1 (2.27%) R
7 1 (2.27%) Ruby
7 1 (2.27%) Scala
7 1 (2.27%) TypeScript
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.55%) Docker
2 1 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) SCCM
2 3 (6.82%) Ansible
2 3 (6.82%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (6.82%) Puppet
2 3 (6.82%) SCOM
3 1 (2.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (43.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.55%) SAP
2 2 (4.55%) Splunk
3 1 (2.27%) Cognos
3 1 (2.27%) Dell
3 1 (2.27%) Mercator
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle
3 1 (2.27%) SaltStack
3 1 (2.27%) Tableau
3 1 (2.27%) Teradata
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