The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 42 46 36
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 12 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 2.71% 0.22% 1.68%
As % of the Cloud Services category 50.00% 5.26% 61.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 7
Median daily rate £375 £325 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -40.90%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £402 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.67% +0.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £37.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-60.00% +44.23%
Microsoft Azure
East Midlands

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

Cloud Services Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
24 19 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 5.43% 4.22% 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 9
Median daily rate £400 £375 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -31.81%
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £415
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +44.73%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire

Microsoft Azure
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Microsoft Azure
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

Microsoft Azure
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

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 Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
Nottingham +13 10 £375 +15.38% 3
Microsoft Azure
East Midlands

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 8 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 12 (38.71%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
2 11 (35.48%) DevOps
3 10 (32.26%) .NET
3 10 (32.26%) Windows
3 10 (32.26%) C#
3 10 (32.26%) VPN
3 10 (32.26%) Puppet
3 10 (32.26%) Office 365
3 10 (32.26%) SCCM
4 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Intune
4 9 (29.03%) Linux
4 9 (29.03%) MVC
4 9 (29.03%) Ansible
5 8 (25.81%) Mac OS X
5 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
6 7 (22.58%) LAN
6 7 (22.58%) WAN
6 7 (22.58%) Wireless
6 7 (22.58%) MVVM
6 7 (22.58%) Google
7 6 (19.35%) JSON
7 6 (19.35%) Mule
7 6 (19.35%) TDD
7 6 (19.35%) CISSP
7 6 (19.35%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (19.35%) Cisco
7 6 (19.35%) Docker
7 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (19.35%) Palo Alto

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 6 (19.35%) Mule
2 3 (9.68%) IIS
2 3 (9.68%) OpenStack
2 3 (9.68%) Skype for Business
3 2 (6.45%) CMS
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.23%) Apache
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.23%) nginx
4 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 12 (38.71%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (32.26%) Office 365
3 5 (16.13%) IaaS
4 3 (9.68%) Datadog
4 3 (9.68%) GitHub
4 3 (9.68%) Heroku
4 3 (9.68%) OpenShift
4 3 (9.68%) PaaS
5 1 (3.23%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (3.23%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) VPN
2 7 (22.58%) LAN
2 7 (22.58%) WAN
2 7 (22.58%) Wireless
3 6 (19.35%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (6.45%) Skype
5 1 (3.23%) AMQP
5 1 (3.23%) DNS
5 1 (3.23%) HTTP
5 1 (3.23%) Internet
5 1 (3.23%) Network Security
5 1 (3.23%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (3.23%) SSL
5 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.23%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
3 3 (9.68%) Bitbucket
3 3 (9.68%) git-flow
4 2 (6.45%) Bower
4 2 (6.45%) gulp
5 1 (3.23%) JIRA
5 1 (3.23%) JMeter
5 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (12.90%) Advertising
2 3 (9.68%) Legal
3 2 (6.45%) Local Government
4 1 (3.23%) Finance
4 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Architect
2 9 (29.03%) Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (16.13%) .NET Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Azure Developer
6 3 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (9.68%) C# Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Cloud Architect
6 3 (9.68%) Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Lead DevOps
6 3 (9.68%) Project Manager
6 3 (9.68%) Technical Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Applications Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Applications Project Manager
7 2 (6.45%) C# WCF Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Platform Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) SOA Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) .NET
2 6 (19.35%) JSON
3 5 (16.13%) WCF
3 5 (16.13%) Web Services
3 5 (16.13%) XML
4 4 (12.90%) .NET Framework
4 4 (12.90%) jQuery
4 4 (12.90%) RESTful
4 4 (12.90%) SOAP
5 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
5 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (6.45%) OAuth2
5 2 (6.45%) OpenID
5 2 (6.45%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (6.45%) RequireJS
6 1 (3.23%) CSS
6 1 (3.23%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (3.23%) Node.js
6 1 (3.23%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.23%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.23%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 10 (32.26%) Windows
2 9 (29.03%) Linux
3 8 (25.81%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) DevOps
2 9 (29.03%) MVC
3 7 (22.58%) MVVM
4 6 (19.35%) TDD
5 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (16.13%) API Integration
6 4 (12.90%) Multithreaded Programming
6 4 (12.90%) Multithreading
6 4 (12.90%) Scrum
6 4 (12.90%) SDLC
6 4 (12.90%) SOA
7 3 (9.68%) Automation Testing
7 3 (9.68%) Case Management
7 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
7 3 (9.68%) ITIL
7 3 (9.68%) Migration
7 3 (9.68%) Translating Business Requirements
8 2 (6.45%) BDD
8 2 (6.45%) ITIL V3
8 2 (6.45%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) C#
2 4 (12.90%) Java
2 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
2 4 (12.90%) XAML
3 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.23%) Go
4 1 (3.23%) PHP
4 1 (3.23%) Python
4 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) CISSP
2 1 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
2 6 (19.35%) Docker
3 1 (3.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 10 (32.26%) Puppet
1 10 (32.26%) SCCM
2 9 (29.03%) Ansible
2 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (16.13%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (9.68%) Graphite
4 3 (9.68%) Kubernetes
4 3 (9.68%) Packer
5 2 (6.45%) SCOM
6 1 (3.23%) Consul
6 1 (3.23%) HAProxy
6 1 (3.23%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 7 (22.58%) Google
3 6 (19.35%) Cisco
3 6 (19.35%) Palo Alto
4 5 (16.13%) Apigee
5 4 (12.90%) Splunk
5 4 (12.90%) VMware
6 3 (9.68%) Oracle
6 3 (9.68%) Software AG