The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 6 37 36
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -1
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 28 1 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 11.20% 0.38% 5.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 50.00% 6.25% 61.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 8
Median daily rate £354 £300 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.91% -17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £300 £407
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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 Southampton region.

Cloud Services Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
56 16 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 22.40% 6.02% 8.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 15 13
Median daily rate £513 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £308 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £850 £490 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
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 Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton 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 Southampton

Microsoft Azure
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Microsoft Azure
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
2 13 (32.50%) SQL
2 13 (32.50%) ESRI
3 12 (30.00%) TOGAF
4 10 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (22.50%) .NET
6 8 (20.00%) Use Case
6 8 (20.00%) NoSQL
6 8 (20.00%) Software Distribution
7 7 (17.50%) Big Data
7 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
7 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (15.00%) Data Modelling
8 6 (15.00%) ETL
8 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
8 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET
8 6 (15.00%) Data Governance
8 6 (15.00%) Hadoop
9 5 (12.50%) Power BI
9 5 (12.50%) Metadata Management
9 5 (12.50%) Azure SQL Database
9 5 (12.50%) Tableau
9 5 (12.50%) IBM InfoSphere
9 5 (12.50%) Office 365
9 5 (12.50%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 5 (12.50%) PostGIS
9 5 (12.50%) ERD
9 5 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Management
9 5 (12.50%) Data Integration
9 5 (12.50%) Windows

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 (5.00%) IIS
1 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.50%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.50%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (2.50%) Commerce Server
2 1 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (12.50%) Office 365
3 4 (10.00%) IaaS
3 4 (10.00%) PaaS
4 2 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.50%) G Suite
5 1 (2.50%) OneDrive
5 1 (2.50%) SaaS
5 1 (2.50%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Internet
2 1 (2.50%) Firewall
2 1 (2.50%) NetScaler
2 1 (2.50%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 7 (17.50%) Big Data
3 6 (15.00%) Hadoop
3 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (12.50%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (12.50%) IBM InfoSphere
4 5 (12.50%) Power BI
5 3 (7.50%) RDBMS
5 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.50%) HBase
6 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.50%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (2.50%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 25 (62.50%) Architect
2 11 (27.50%) Applications Architect
3 10 (25.00%) Developer
4 9 (22.50%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (17.50%) Data Architect
6 6 (15.00%) .NET Developer
6 6 (15.00%) Azure Architect
7 4 (10.00%) Azure Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
8 3 (7.50%) Azure Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Software Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
9 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (5.00%) Senior Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
10 1 (2.50%) Active Directory Architect
10 1 (2.50%) Active Directory Engineer
10 1 (2.50%) Big Data Architect
10 1 (2.50%) Big Data Developer
10 1 (2.50%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) .NET
2 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (12.50%) PostGIS
4 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (5.00%) Aurelia
4 2 (5.00%) CSS
4 2 (5.00%) CSS3
4 2 (5.00%) HTML
4 2 (5.00%) HTML5
4 2 (5.00%) React
4 2 (5.00%) RESTful
5 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.50%) SAML
5 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.50%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (5.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) TOGAF
2 8 (20.00%) Software Distribution
2 8 (20.00%) Use Case
3 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.00%) Data Governance
4 6 (15.00%) Data Modelling
4 6 (15.00%) ETL
5 5 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (12.50%) Data Integration
5 5 (12.50%) Data Management
5 5 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Management
5 5 (12.50%) ERD
5 5 (12.50%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 5 (12.50%) Metadata Management
5 5 (12.50%) MVC
5 5 (12.50%) UML
6 4 (10.00%) Information Management
6 4 (10.00%) Logical Data Model
6 4 (10.00%) Master Data Management
6 4 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (32.50%) SQL
2 4 (10.00%) C#
3 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.00%) F#
4 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.50%) C
5 1 (2.50%) Go
5 1 (2.50%) Java
5 1 (2.50%) Python
5 1 (2.50%) Ruby
5 1 (2.50%) Scala
5 1 (2.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) MCSA
2 1 (2.50%) MCSE
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.00%) vSphere
3 1 (2.50%) HDFS
3 1 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.50%) XenApp
3 1 (2.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (2.50%) SCOM
2 1 (2.50%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
2 13 (32.50%) ESRI
3 5 (12.50%) IBM
3 5 (12.50%) Informatica
3 5 (12.50%) Oracle
3 5 (12.50%) SAP
3 5 (12.50%) Tableau
4 4 (10.00%) VMware
5 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco
5 1 (2.50%) Citrix
5 1 (2.50%) Cloudera
5 1 (2.50%) Google
5 1 (2.50%) Hortonworks
5 1 (2.50%) Juniper
Southampton, Hampshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified NEG
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 20 days ago