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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Berkshire / Maidenhead
Rank 22 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 2 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 1.64% 7.38% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 22.22% 47.37% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 0
Median daily rate £535 £405 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.09% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.43% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £35.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-57.14% +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
9 19 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 7.38% 15.57% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 18 2
Median daily rate £530 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.42% +16.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £404 £412
% change year-on-year
+5.32% -1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-38.18% +22.22%

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 17 January 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 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) C#
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 4 (33.33%) Scrum
4 4 (33.33%) TDD
4 4 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (33.33%) Kafka
5 3 (25.00%) NSubstitute
5 3 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
5 3 (25.00%) BDD
5 3 (25.00%) Office 365
5 3 (25.00%) NUnit
5 3 (25.00%) Selenium
5 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (25.00%) VMware
5 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (25.00%) Service Management
5 3 (25.00%) MQSeries
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle
5 3 (25.00%) Linux
6 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 2 (16.67%) Tuxedo
6 2 (16.67%) OO
6 2 (16.67%) Citrix

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 (25.00%) MQSeries
2 2 (16.67%) Tuxedo
2 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (8.33%) IIS
3 1 (8.33%) K2 blackpearl
3 1 (8.33%) nginx
3 1 (8.33%) NServiceBus
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) NetScaler
1 2 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) VLAN
2 1 (8.33%) VoIP
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (8.33%) Big Data
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) NSubstitute
1 3 (25.00%) NUnit
1 3 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 3 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Back Office
1 1 (8.33%) Legal
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Azure Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Designer
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Lead C# Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Enterprise Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (33.33%) Kafka
2 4 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (16.67%) Middleware
3 2 (16.67%) RESTful
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (8.33%) CORBA
4 1 (8.33%) CSS
4 1 (8.33%) ELK Stack
4 1 (8.33%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) J2EE
4 1 (8.33%) jQuery
4 1 (8.33%) SAML
4 1 (8.33%) Web Services
4 1 (8.33%) WF
4 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Clustering
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (8.33%) Fat Client
1 1 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (8.33%) iPad
1 1 (8.33%) PKI
1 1 (8.33%) Public Cloud
1 1 (8.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Solaris
3 1 (8.33%) Unix
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Scrum
1 4 (33.33%) TDD
2 3 (25.00%) BDD
2 3 (25.00%) Service Management
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 2 (16.67%) Capacity Management
3 2 (16.67%) Kanban
3 2 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (16.67%) OO
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (16.67%) SDLC
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) SOLID
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) EAI
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Docker
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (8.33%) vSphere
2 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Ansible
1 1 (8.33%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (8.33%) Kibana
1 1 (8.33%) logstash
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) vMotion
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) AppSense
4 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) EMC
4 1 (8.33%) NetApp