The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 47 61 30
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -31
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 6 10 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.13% 1.69% 4.56%
As % of the Cloud Services category 18.18% 55.56% 57.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 9
Median daily rate £381 £363 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.17% -14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £236 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £366 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £35.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-57.85% +34.61%

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

Cloud Services Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
33 18 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 6.24% 3.05% 7.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 16 22
Median daily rate £425 £363 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -10.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £380 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-12.79% -13.35%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales 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 South Wales

Microsoft Azure
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Microsoft Azure
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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
Cardiff +18 6 £381 +17.30% 7
Microsoft Azure
Wales

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 8 (53.33%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (40.00%) .NET
3 5 (33.33%) C#
3 5 (33.33%) MVC
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) DevOps
4 4 (26.67%) TDD
4 4 (26.67%) Java
4 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (26.67%) Finance
4 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
5 3 (20.00%) Web Services
5 3 (20.00%) Python
5 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (20.00%) Mobile First
5 3 (20.00%) Fintech
5 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (20.00%) Puppet
6 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
6 2 (13.33%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (13.33%) Office 365
6 2 (13.33%) GeoServer
6 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
6 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (13.33%) Ansible
6 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 2 (13.33%) GeoServer
2 1 (6.67%) Confluence
2 1 (6.67%) OpenStack
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (53.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (13.33%) Office 365
3 1 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (6.67%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) InterSystems Cache
1 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (6.67%) Couchbase
2 1 (6.67%) GIS
2 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.67%) Ant
2 1 (6.67%) Bitbucket
2 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Hudson
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) Maven
2 1 (6.67%) Selenium
2 1 (6.67%) SoapUI
2 1 (6.67%) Vagrant
2 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 1 (6.67%) GIS Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) .NET
2 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
3 3 (20.00%) Web Services
4 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (13.33%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (6.67%) Angular 2
5 1 (6.67%) CSS
5 1 (6.67%) CSS3
5 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
5 1 (6.67%) HTML
5 1 (6.67%) HTML5
5 1 (6.67%) jQuery
5 1 (6.67%) Spring
5 1 (6.67%) WCF
5 1 (6.67%) XML
5 1 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Fintech
2 1 (6.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) CentOS
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (33.33%) DevOps
1 5 (33.33%) MVC
2 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (26.67%) TDD
3 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (20.00%) Mobile First
4 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (13.33%) Data Management
4 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Web Development
5 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
5 1 (6.67%) CRM
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
5 1 (6.67%) Release Management
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (33.33%) C#
3 4 (26.67%) Java
4 3 (20.00%) Python
5 2 (13.33%) SQL
6 1 (6.67%) Go
6 1 (6.67%) Ruby
6 1 (6.67%) TypeScript
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) Docker
1 1 (6.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Puppet
2 2 (13.33%) Ansible
2 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (6.67%) Consul
3 1 (6.67%) Pingdom
3 1 (6.67%) SCCM
3 1 (6.67%) Terraform
3 1 (6.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) AppDynamics
1 1 (6.67%) Atlassian
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) PagerDuty
1 1 (6.67%) VMware
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