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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 53 39 39
Rank change year-on-year
-14 0
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 1 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.21% 1.24% 0.32%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.00% 41.67% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Average daily rate £300 £550 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.45% +46.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 -
% change year-on-year
+34.61% -
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
20 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 4.13% 2.97% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 2
Average daily rate £300 £550 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.45% +92.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £370 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £550 £357
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 £15.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.35% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £19.00 £16.86
% change year-on-year
+2.60% +12.67%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Nottinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -15 1 £300 -45.45% 3
Microsoft Azure
East Midlands

Microsoft Azure
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire region citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Azure.

1 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 3 (42.86%) PeopleSoft
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
1 3 (42.86%) Reverse Engineering
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
1 3 (42.86%) IaaS
1 3 (42.86%) SharePoint 2013
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (28.57%) ETL
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
2 2 (28.57%) REST
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (14.29%) Confluence
3 1 (14.29%) Lync
3 1 (14.29%) Atlassian
3 1 (14.29%) SCCM
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire region citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Azure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
1 3 (42.86%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (14.29%) Confluence
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (14.29%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) IaaS
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Azure Developer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Developer
4 1 (14.29%) PeopleSoft Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (28.57%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (42.86%) Reverse Engineering
1 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) PeopleSoft
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Atlassian
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix