The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 44 34 67
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +33
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 25 33 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.08% 5.74% 0.52%
As % of the Cloud Services category 20.83% 36.26% 5.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 30 3
Median daily rate £350 £520 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.69% +48.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £404 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +1.06%
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
South East

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

Cloud Services Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
120 91 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 19.58% 15.83% 10.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 78 65
Median daily rate £466 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.80% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £388 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £520 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £400 £420
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-40.90% +52.77%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Microsoft Azure
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Microsoft Azure
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Microsoft Azure
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Oxfordshire region.

Microsoft Azure Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Microsoft Azure
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 7 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
Oxford -2 15 £350 -32.69% 6
Banbury +3 1 £425 - 1
Thame - 1 £425 -
Microsoft Azure
South East

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 7 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 79 (73.15%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (57.41%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (55.56%) Java
4 55 (50.93%) JavaScript
5 50 (46.30%) SQL
5 50 (46.30%) Jenkins
6 48 (44.44%) AngularJS
6 48 (44.44%) Kanban
6 48 (44.44%) JUnit
6 48 (44.44%) Maven
6 48 (44.44%) Scrum
7 46 (42.59%) RESTful
8 45 (41.67%) Spring
8 45 (41.67%) JSON
8 45 (41.67%) J2EE
9 42 (38.89%) JMS
9 42 (38.89%) Couchbase
10 41 (37.96%) MongoDB
11 39 (36.11%) Cucumber
11 39 (36.11%) GitHub
11 39 (36.11%) Elasticsearch
12 37 (34.26%) Spock
12 37 (34.26%) Mockito
12 37 (34.26%) Cloud Computing
12 37 (34.26%) Tomcat
13 25 (23.15%) Microsoft
14 24 (22.22%) Windows
15 23 (21.30%) Windows Server 2012
16 21 (19.44%) Hyper-V
16 21 (19.44%) Active Directory

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 39 (36.11%) Elasticsearch
2 37 (34.26%) Tomcat
3 10 (9.26%) Confluence
4 5 (4.63%) CMS
4 5 (4.63%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (4.63%) Skype for Business
4 5 (4.63%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.85%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.93%) Apache
6 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.93%) JBoss
6 1 (0.93%) nginx
6 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (10.19%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.93%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 79 (73.15%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (36.11%) GitHub
3 37 (34.26%) Cloud Computing
4 18 (16.67%) Office 365
5 4 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (3.70%) IaaS
6 3 (2.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (16.67%) DNS
2 16 (14.81%) DHCP
3 10 (9.26%) Kerberos
3 10 (9.26%) LDAP
4 4 (3.70%) Skype
5 1 (0.93%) HTTP
5 1 (0.93%) Internet
5 1 (0.93%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (38.89%) Couchbase
2 41 (37.96%) MongoDB
3 9 (8.33%) NoSQL
4 6 (5.56%) SQL Server
5 4 (3.70%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.85%) DocumentDB
6 2 (1.85%) MySQL
7 1 (0.93%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.93%) Power BI
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 50 (46.30%) Jenkins
2 48 (44.44%) JUnit
2 48 (44.44%) Maven
3 39 (36.11%) Cucumber
4 37 (34.26%) Mockito
4 37 (34.26%) Spock
5 12 (11.11%) JIRA
6 11 (10.19%) SoapUI
7 10 (9.26%) Talend Open Studio
8 3 (2.78%) Jasmine
9 2 (1.85%) Git (software)
9 2 (1.85%) Selenium
10 1 (0.93%) Grunt
10 1 (0.93%) gulp
10 1 (0.93%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (0.93%) Mocha
10 1 (0.93%) PhantomJS
10 1 (0.93%) Subversion
10 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.93%) WebDriver
General
1 20 (18.52%) Publishing
2 3 (2.78%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 62 (57.41%) Developer
2 45 (41.67%) Java Developer
3 12 (11.11%) AWS Developer
4 11 (10.19%) Azure Developer
5 10 (9.26%) Analyst
6 9 (8.33%) Test Analyst
7 8 (7.41%) Agile Developer
7 8 (7.41%) Agile Java Developer
7 8 (7.41%) Designer
7 8 (7.41%) MongoDB Developer
7 8 (7.41%) Solutions Designer
8 6 (5.56%) .NET Developer
8 6 (5.56%) Core Java Developer
9 5 (4.63%) Cloud Developer
9 5 (4.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (3.70%) AWS Engineer
10 4 (3.70%) Java Engineer
10 4 (3.70%) Java Software Developer
10 4 (3.70%) Java Software Engineer
10 4 (3.70%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (44.44%) AngularJS
2 46 (42.59%) RESTful
3 45 (41.67%) J2EE
3 45 (41.67%) JSON
3 45 (41.67%) Spring
4 42 (38.89%) JMS
5 15 (13.89%) Web Services
6 11 (10.19%) .NET
6 11 (10.19%) SOAP
7 7 (6.48%) CSS
8 6 (5.56%) .NET Framework
9 4 (3.70%) ASP.NET
10 3 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (2.78%) Node.js
10 3 (2.78%) React
10 3 (2.78%) React Native
11 2 (1.85%) Express
11 2 (1.85%) HTML
12 1 (0.93%) XML
12 1 (0.93%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.89%) Computer Science
2 14 (12.96%) BYOD
3 9 (8.33%) PKI
4 7 (6.48%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.78%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.93%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.93%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (22.22%) Windows
2 23 (21.30%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (15.74%) Windows Server
4 11 (10.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (9.26%) Mac OS X
6 6 (5.56%) Linux
6 6 (5.56%) Windows 10
6 6 (5.56%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (57.41%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (44.44%) Kanban
2 48 (44.44%) Scrum
3 19 (17.59%) ITIL
4 17 (15.74%) Multithreading
5 13 (12.04%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (12.04%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (11.11%) Service Design
7 11 (10.19%) Performance Testing
7 11 (10.19%) Problem Management
7 11 (10.19%) Project Management
8 10 (9.26%) Change Management
8 10 (9.26%) Data Validation
8 10 (9.26%) Mobile Device Management
8 10 (9.26%) Process Improvement
8 10 (9.26%) Product Management
8 10 (9.26%) Root Cause Analysis
8 10 (9.26%) Test Planning
8 10 (9.26%) Time Management
8 10 (9.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 60 (55.56%) Java
2 55 (50.93%) JavaScript
3 50 (46.30%) SQL
4 16 (14.81%) PowerShell
5 11 (10.19%) C#
6 3 (2.78%) C++
6 3 (2.78%) Scala
7 1 (0.93%) Perl
7 1 (0.93%) PHP
7 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.93%) Python
7 1 (0.93%) Ruby
7 1 (0.93%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.93%) MCSE
3 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.19%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) Data Quality
System Software
1 21 (19.44%) Active Directory
1 21 (19.44%) Hyper-V
2 17 (15.74%) Microsoft App-V
3 10 (9.26%) Virtual Desktop
3 10 (9.26%) vSphere
4 7 (6.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (5.56%) XenApp
6 5 (4.63%) XenDesktop
7 3 (2.78%) Docker
7 3 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.93%) Postfix
8 1 (0.93%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 18 (16.67%) SCCM
2 14 (12.96%) SCOM
3 5 (4.63%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 4 (3.70%) AppDNA
4 4 (3.70%) EdgeSight
5 3 (2.78%) Kubernetes
6 2 (1.85%) Ansible
6 2 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.85%) Puppet
7 1 (0.93%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.93%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 25 (23.15%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.26%) Talend
3 9 (8.33%) VMware
4 8 (7.41%) Citrix
5 6 (5.56%) Xamarin
6 5 (4.63%) NetApp
6 5 (4.63%) Sitecore
7 4 (3.70%) Google
8 2 (1.85%) SAP
9 1 (0.93%) Apiary
9 1 (0.93%) Dell
9 1 (0.93%) Facebook
9 1 (0.93%) Forcepoint
9 1 (0.93%) HP
9 1 (0.93%) IBM
9 1 (0.93%) Oracle
9 1 (0.93%) Symantec
9 1 (0.93%) Telerik
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