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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 15 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 4 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 3.85% 12.17% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 19.05% 63.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 0
Median daily rate £613 £402 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.45% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £404 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.23% +0.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £37.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-57.33% +44.23%
Microsoft Azure
Berkshire

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
21 22 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 20.19% 19.13% 10.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 18 3
Median daily rate £750 £338 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% +35.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £448 £410 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.14% -3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-40.90% +52.77%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Maidenhead

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Maidenhead region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Histogram in Maidenhead

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Maidenhead region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) TDD
3 4 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (40.00%) Kafka
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (30.00%) NSubstitute
4 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (30.00%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (30.00%) BDD
4 3 (30.00%) NUnit
4 3 (30.00%) Selenium
4 3 (30.00%) MQSeries
4 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (30.00%) Service Management
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle
5 2 (20.00%) OO
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
5 2 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (20.00%) Tuxedo
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development

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 (30.00%) MQSeries
2 2 (20.00%) Tuxedo
2 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (10.00%) IIS
3 1 (10.00%) K2 blackpearl
3 1 (10.00%) nginx
3 1 (10.00%) NServiceBus
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (20.00%) Office 365
3 1 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (10.00%) Big Data
2 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) NSubstitute
1 3 (30.00%) NUnit
1 3 (30.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 3 (30.00%) Selenium
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Back Office
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Architect
1 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Azure Developer
2 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Designer
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Designer
2 1 (10.00%) Lead C# Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Enterprise Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (40.00%) Kafka
2 4 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (20.00%) Middleware
3 2 (20.00%) RESTful
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (10.00%) CORBA
4 1 (10.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) ELK Stack
4 1 (10.00%) HTML
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE
4 1 (10.00%) jQuery
4 1 (10.00%) SAML
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) WF
4 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (10.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (10.00%) iPad
1 1 (10.00%) PKI
1 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Scrum
1 4 (40.00%) TDD
2 3 (30.00%) BDD
2 3 (30.00%) Service Management
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (20.00%) Kanban
3 2 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (20.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) SOLID
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) EAI
4 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Docker
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Ansible
1 1 (10.00%) Kibana
1 1 (10.00%) logstash
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) AppSense
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) VMware