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 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 32 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 2.12% 0.30% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 50.00% 5.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £388 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £439 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+21.03% -3.33%
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
Hampshire

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
10 20 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 4.24% 5.93% 5.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 15
Median daily rate £263 £440 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.34% +20.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £338 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £490 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.64 £22.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-28.89% +29.41%

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 27 July 2016.

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Microsoft Azure
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Microsoft Azure Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 10 (76.92%) SQL
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) Configuration Management
2 7 (53.85%) Azure SQL Database
2 7 (53.85%) DevOps
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 6 (46.15%) Visual Studio
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
5 4 (30.77%) Use Case
5 4 (30.77%) SCCM
5 4 (30.77%) SCOM
5 4 (30.77%) Puppet
5 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
5 4 (30.77%) .NET
5 4 (30.77%) C#
5 4 (30.77%) VMS
5 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (30.77%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (23.08%) IaaS
6 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
6 3 (23.08%) Windows
6 3 (23.08%) Python
6 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
6 3 (23.08%) PaaS
6 3 (23.08%) Ruby
7 2 (15.38%) Statistics
7 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared

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 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) IaaS
2 3 (23.08%) PaaS
3 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) Azure SQL Database
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
3 2 (15.38%) HDInsight
3 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
3 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) DBA
1 5 (38.46%) SQL DBA
2 4 (30.77%) Azure DevOps
2 4 (30.77%) Azure Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Azure SQL DBA
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (7.69%) Architect
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Azure Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) CSS
2 2 (15.38%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (7.69%) jQuery
3 1 (7.69%) WCF
3 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Public Cloud
2 2 (15.38%) Statistics
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) VMS
2 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Configuration Management
1 7 (53.85%) DevOps
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (30.77%) Use Case
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (15.38%) Database Tuning
4 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (15.38%) High Availability
4 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) Software Deployment
5 1 (7.69%) Front End Development
5 1 (7.69%) Scrum
5 1 (7.69%) TDD
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) C#
2 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
3 3 (23.08%) Python
3 3 (23.08%) Ruby
3 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
4 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Puppet
1 4 (30.77%) SCCM
1 4 (30.77%) SCOM
2 1 (7.69%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) BMC
2 1 (7.69%) EMC
2 1 (7.69%) RedGate
2 1 (7.69%) Remedy
2 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
2 1 (7.69%) VMware
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