The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Berkshire / Maidenhead
Rank 16 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 5 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 3.79% 5.98% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 50.00% 53.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 0
Median daily rate £480 £427 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.47% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £35.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-57.85% +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 Maidenhead region.

Cloud Services Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
10 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 7.58% 11.11% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 0
Median daily rate £475 £404 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.71% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-12.79% -13.35%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Maidenhead 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 Maidenhead

Microsoft Azure
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Maidenhead region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 4 (36.36%) C#
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (36.36%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (36.36%) Kafka
4 3 (27.27%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (27.27%) Office 365
4 3 (27.27%) BDD
4 3 (27.27%) TDD
4 3 (27.27%) NUnit
4 3 (27.27%) Selenium
4 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (27.27%) OO
4 3 (27.27%) MQSeries
4 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) NSubstitute
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (18.18%) Ansible
5 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
5 2 (18.18%) DevOps
5 2 (18.18%) SDLC
5 2 (18.18%) SOLID

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead 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 3 (27.27%) MQSeries
2 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) nginx
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (27.27%) Office 365
3 2 (18.18%) PaaS
4 1 (9.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (9.09%) Amazon S3
4 1 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (9.09%) AWS CloudTrail
4 1 (9.09%) CloudFront
4 1 (9.09%) G Suite
4 1 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (9.09%) IaaS
4 1 (9.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
1 2 (18.18%) LAN
1 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
1 2 (18.18%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (9.09%) IPsec
2 1 (9.09%) VLAN
2 1 (9.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (9.09%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (9.09%) Big Data
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) NSubstitute
1 3 (27.27%) NUnit
1 3 (27.27%) Rhino Mocks
1 3 (27.27%) Selenium
2 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Lead C# Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Network Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Enterprise Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) Kafka
2 4 (36.36%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (18.18%) RESTful
4 2 (18.18%) Web Services
5 1 (9.09%) Ajax
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 1 (9.09%) CORBA
5 1 (9.09%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (9.09%) J2EE
5 1 (9.09%) jQuery
5 1 (9.09%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
1 1 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (9.09%) iPad
1 1 (9.09%) PKI
1 1 (9.09%) Public Cloud
1 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Solaris
3 1 (9.09%) Unix
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) BDD
1 3 (27.27%) OO
1 3 (27.27%) Scrum
1 3 (27.27%) TDD
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) DevOps
2 2 (18.18%) SDLC
2 2 (18.18%) SOLID
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Kanban
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 1 (9.09%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (9.09%) Network Design
3 1 (9.09%) People Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Design
3 1 (9.09%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 1 (9.09%) Use Case
3 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C#
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
2 1 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) AWS Certification
1 1 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (9.09%) CCNA
1 1 (9.09%) CCNP
1 1 (9.09%) CISA
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (9.09%) CISM
1 1 (9.09%) CISSP
1 1 (9.09%) MCSE
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) Docker
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (9.09%) vSphere
3 1 (9.09%) Xen
3 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Ansible
2 1 (9.09%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Kibana
2 1 (9.09%) logstash
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Nagios
2 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (9.09%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) vMotion
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) AppSense
4 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) EMC
4 1 (9.09%) Google
4 1 (9.09%) NetApp
4 1 (9.09%) SAP