The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT contracts advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 12 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans 2.78% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.69% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 -
% change year-on-year
+34.61% -
Microsoft Azure
Hertfordshire

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

Cloud Services Category
St Albans
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
13 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans 36.11% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 0
Average daily rate £625 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £16.86
% change year-on-year
-2.52% +18.60%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the St Albans region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Microsoft Azure
Daily Rate Trend in St Albans

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

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Trend in St Albans

Microsoft Azure
Top 22 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the St Albans region citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Azure.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Advertising
1 2 (100.00%) Maximo
1 2 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the St Albans region citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Azure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Maximo
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon Redshift
General
1 2 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Data Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle