The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 37 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 3 19 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.95% 5.12% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.65% 52.78% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 0
Median daily rate £375 £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £80.00 £28.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+185.71% -12.50%
Microsoft Azure
North West

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

Cloud Services Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
17 36 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 5.36% 9.70% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 2
Median daily rate £375 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +78.57%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Microsoft Azure
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Microsoft Azure
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

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

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

Microsoft Azure
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
Liverpool -4 1 - - 1
Birkenhead - 1 £300 -
Microsoft Azure
North West

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 3 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) User Experience
4 1 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) CISSP
4 1 (16.67%) SAML
4 1 (16.67%) Intranet
4 1 (16.67%) CISM
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Advertising
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (16.67%) Information Security
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) IaaS
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Azure Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) CRM Developer
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Architect
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) IT Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Security Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Security Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Security Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) SAML
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) Kanban
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CISM
1 1 (16.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
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