The table below looks at the statistics for Azure SQL Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Azure SQL Database over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank 66 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Azure SQL Database 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.27% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.85% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £250 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £438 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +34.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 - -
Azure SQL Database
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
108 157 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 14.48% 16.74% 15.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 117 92
Median daily rate £396 £414 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.29% +8.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £225 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 1
Median hourly rate £9.50 £9.50 £175.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -94.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+52.00% -25.37%

Azure SQL Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Azure SQL Database as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Azure SQL Database Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Azure SQL Database
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Azure SQL Database Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Azure SQL Database
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Azure SQL Database 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 Reading region with a requirement for Azure SQL Database.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Node.js
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (66.67%) Grunt
2 2 (66.67%) Bower
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) LINQ
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Wireframes
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Web Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics

Azure SQL Database
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Bower
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Grunt
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
1 2 (66.67%) C# Programmer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Full Stack Developer
1 2 (66.67%) HTML Developer
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript Developer
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Azure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) LINQ
2 2 (66.67%) Node.js
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
1 2 (66.67%) Wireframes
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft