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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 32 50 38
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -12
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 24 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 4.47% 0.61% 0.59%
As % of the Cloud Services category 52.17% 14.29% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 1 0
Median daily rate £600 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.17% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £364 £375
% change year-on-year
+20.27% -3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +122.85%
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
46 21 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 8.57% 4.28% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 15 2
Median daily rate £600 £450 £299
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +50.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £300 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £575 £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-20.48% +22.05%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +12 24 £600 +41.17% 4
Microsoft Azure
East Midlands

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 25 (75.76%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (69.70%) DevOps
3 21 (63.64%) Ansible
3 21 (63.64%) Puppet
4 20 (60.61%) Windows
5 19 (57.58%) VPN
5 19 (57.58%) Active Directory
6 18 (54.55%) Linux
6 18 (54.55%) SCCM
6 18 (54.55%) Office 365
6 18 (54.55%) Microsoft Intune
7 17 (51.52%) Mac OS X
7 17 (51.52%) LAN
7 17 (51.52%) WAN
8 16 (48.48%) Wireless
9 15 (45.45%) Google
10 13 (39.39%) Wi-Fi
10 13 (39.39%) Mule
10 13 (39.39%) Cisco
10 13 (39.39%) CISSP
10 13 (39.39%) Palo Alto
11 10 (30.30%) IaaS
12 9 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (21.21%) .NET
14 6 (18.18%) PaaS
15 5 (15.15%) vCloud
15 5 (15.15%) Mesos
15 5 (15.15%) Docker
15 5 (15.15%) Opscode Chef
15 5 (15.15%) Kubernetes

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 13 (39.39%) Mule
2 2 (6.06%) IIS
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.06%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 25 (75.76%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (54.55%) Office 365
3 10 (30.30%) IaaS
4 6 (18.18%) PaaS
5 1 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 19 (57.58%) VPN
2 17 (51.52%) LAN
2 17 (51.52%) WAN
3 16 (48.48%) Wireless
4 13 (39.39%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (6.06%) Skype
6 1 (3.03%) Internet
6 1 (3.03%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (3.03%) HBase
2 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.03%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 21 (63.64%) Architect
2 13 (39.39%) Infrastructure Architect
3 8 (24.24%) Cloud Architect
4 5 (15.15%) Applications Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Developer
4 5 (15.15%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Senior Applications Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Senior DevOps
4 5 (15.15%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Technical Architect
6 2 (6.06%) AWS Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Azure Architect
6 2 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (6.06%) C# WCF Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.06%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) .NET
2 5 (15.15%) Web Services
3 4 (12.12%) JSON
3 4 (12.12%) WCF
3 4 (12.12%) XML
4 3 (9.09%) .NET Framework
4 3 (9.09%) RESTful
4 3 (9.09%) SOAP
5 1 (3.03%) CSS
5 1 (3.03%) CSS3
5 1 (3.03%) HTML
5 1 (3.03%) HTML5
5 1 (3.03%) OAuth2
5 1 (3.03%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (60.61%) Windows
2 18 (54.55%) Linux
3 17 (51.52%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (69.70%) DevOps
2 5 (15.15%) ITIL
2 5 (15.15%) MVC
3 4 (12.12%) API Integration
3 4 (12.12%) ITIL V3
3 4 (12.12%) MVVM
3 4 (12.12%) TOGAF
3 4 (12.12%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (9.09%) Migration
4 3 (9.09%) Multithreading
4 3 (9.09%) SOA
4 3 (9.09%) TDD
5 2 (6.06%) Microservices
6 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.03%) Automated Testing
6 1 (3.03%) BDD
6 1 (3.03%) High Availability
6 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.03%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (3.03%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) C#
2 3 (9.09%) XAML
3 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (39.39%) CISSP
2 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
3 3 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 19 (57.58%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.15%) Docker
2 5 (15.15%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 21 (63.64%) Ansible
1 21 (63.64%) Puppet
2 18 (54.55%) Microsoft Intune
2 18 (54.55%) SCCM
3 5 (15.15%) Kubernetes
3 5 (15.15%) Mesos
3 5 (15.15%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (6.06%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (45.45%) Google
2 13 (39.39%) Cisco
2 13 (39.39%) Palo Alto
3 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle
5 1 (3.03%) Apigee