The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 2 10 30
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +20
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 36 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 27.27% 11.71% 0.66%
As % of the Cloud Services category 78.26% 50.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 0
Median daily rate £500 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £37.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-57.33% +44.23%
Microsoft Azure
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the Staines region.

Cloud Services Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
46 26 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 34.85% 23.42% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 0
Median daily rate £500 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £448 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.48% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-40.90% +52.77%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Staines 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 Staines

Microsoft Azure
Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Trend in Staines

Microsoft Azure
Daily Rate Histogram in Staines

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Staines region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Histogram in Staines

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Staines region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 48 (72.73%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (46.97%) Puppet
4 27 (40.91%) Configuration Management
5 23 (34.85%) Web Services
6 22 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 22 (33.33%) PowerShell
7 21 (31.82%) DevOps
7 21 (31.82%) Public Cloud
8 18 (27.27%) SQL Server
8 18 (27.27%) Linux
8 18 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
9 17 (25.76%) Jenkins
9 17 (25.76%) SQL
9 17 (25.76%) JIRA
9 17 (25.76%) Scrum
10 16 (24.24%) Data Centre
11 15 (22.73%) High Availability
11 15 (22.73%) Unix
12 14 (21.21%) Cloud Computing
12 14 (21.21%) Open Source
12 14 (21.21%) SDLC
13 13 (19.70%) REST
13 13 (19.70%) Big Data
13 13 (19.70%) Apache
13 13 (19.70%) Oracle
14 12 (18.18%) Hadoop
14 12 (18.18%) Apache Pig
14 12 (18.18%) AWS CloudTrail
14 12 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Staines 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 13 (19.70%) Apache
2 12 (18.18%) Apache Pig
3 7 (10.61%) Apache Solr
3 7 (10.61%) Apache Spark
4 3 (4.55%) OpenStack
5 2 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (3.03%) IIS
5 2 (3.03%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.52%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 48 (72.73%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (21.21%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (18.18%) AWS CloudTrail
4 7 (10.61%) IaaS
4 7 (10.61%) PaaS
5 3 (4.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (4.55%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.52%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.67%) LAN
1 11 (16.67%) WAN
2 10 (15.15%) Kerberos
3 3 (4.55%) DHCP
3 3 (4.55%) DNS
3 3 (4.55%) Firewall
3 3 (4.55%) LDAP
3 3 (4.55%) MPLS
3 3 (4.55%) Network Security
3 3 (4.55%) SSH
3 3 (4.55%) VLAN
3 3 (4.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 13 (19.70%) Big Data
3 12 (18.18%) Hadoop
4 10 (15.15%) Apache Hive
4 10 (15.15%) Sqoop
5 8 (12.12%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (12.12%) HBase
5 8 (12.12%) MySQL
5 8 (12.12%) NoSQL
5 8 (12.12%) Oracle Exadata
6 7 (10.61%) Apache Zeppelin
7 3 (4.55%) Mahout
7 3 (4.55%) RDBMS
7 3 (4.55%) Relational Database
8 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.52%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 22 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 17 (25.76%) Jenkins
2 17 (25.76%) JIRA
3 6 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.55%) Ant
4 3 (4.55%) Maven
4 3 (4.55%) Subversion
5 1 (1.52%) Hudson
5 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (15.15%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.03%) Billing
2 2 (3.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (28.79%) Architect
2 18 (27.27%) Cloud Architect
3 14 (21.21%) AWS Architect
4 13 (19.70%) Security Engineer
5 12 (18.18%) Administrator
6 9 (13.64%) Azure Architect
6 9 (13.64%) Data Administrator
7 7 (10.61%) Azure DevOps
8 6 (9.09%) Developer
9 5 (7.58%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (6.06%) AWS DevOps
10 4 (6.06%) Cloud Solutions Architect
10 4 (6.06%) Designer
10 4 (6.06%) DevOps Architect
10 4 (6.06%) Web Architect
11 3 (4.55%) Azure Developer
11 3 (4.55%) C# Developer
11 3 (4.55%) Junior
11 3 (4.55%) Lead DevOps
12 2 (3.03%) Hadoop Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (34.85%) Web Services
2 13 (19.70%) REST
3 7 (10.61%) Apache Tez
3 7 (10.61%) Kafka
3 7 (10.61%) Middleware
3 7 (10.61%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 5 (7.58%) RESTful
4 5 (7.58%) WCF
5 4 (6.06%) .NET
6 3 (4.55%) boto
7 2 (3.03%) .NET Framework
7 2 (3.03%) SOAP
7 2 (3.03%) XML
7 2 (3.03%) XSLT
8 1 (1.52%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 21 (31.82%) Public Cloud
2 16 (24.24%) Data Centre
3 8 (12.12%) Grid Computing
4 3 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.55%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (3.03%) Clustering
6 1 (1.52%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.52%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.52%) PKI
6 1 (1.52%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.52%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (27.27%) Linux
2 15 (22.73%) Unix
3 9 (13.64%) Windows
4 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.03%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.52%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (40.91%) Configuration Management
3 21 (31.82%) DevOps
4 17 (25.76%) Scrum
5 15 (22.73%) High Availability
6 14 (21.21%) Open Source
6 14 (21.21%) SDLC
7 11 (16.67%) Business Continuity
7 11 (16.67%) Migration
8 10 (15.15%) Business Transformation
8 10 (15.15%) DNA
8 10 (15.15%) MapReduce
8 10 (15.15%) Use Case
9 9 (13.64%) ITIL
9 9 (13.64%) TOGAF
9 9 (13.64%) Zachman Framework
10 8 (12.12%) Benchmarking
10 8 (12.12%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (10.61%) Analytics
11 7 (10.61%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 22 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 17 (25.76%) SQL
3 11 (16.67%) Java
4 8 (12.12%) C
4 8 (12.12%) C#
4 8 (12.12%) C++
4 8 (12.12%) Python
5 7 (10.61%) Ruby
6 5 (7.58%) Bash Shell
6 5 (7.58%) Perl
7 4 (6.06%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (6.06%) MCSE
1 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.55%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
2 8 (12.12%) PCI DSS
3 3 (4.55%) SLA
4 2 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (15.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 10 (15.15%) HDFS
2 8 (12.12%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (10.61%) Apache Flume
4 2 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.52%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 31 (46.97%) Puppet
2 18 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (16.67%) Ansible
4 10 (15.15%) Ambari
4 10 (15.15%) Hadoop YARN
4 10 (15.15%) Oozie
5 2 (3.03%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.52%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (1.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (19.70%) Oracle
2 10 (15.15%) Bluefish Communications
3 9 (13.64%) Cisco
3 9 (13.64%) Microsoft
4 8 (12.12%) Teradata
5 7 (10.61%) Hortonworks
6 4 (6.06%) HP
7 2 (3.03%) VMware
8 1 (1.52%) AppDynamics
8 1 (1.52%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (1.52%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.52%) Dynatrace
8 1 (1.52%) IBM
8 1 (1.52%) Intel
8 1 (1.52%) New Relic
8 1 (1.52%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.52%) Splunk
8 1 (1.52%) Veritas