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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Surrey / Staines
Rank 3 8 26
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +18
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 15 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 17.65% 14.67% 1.81%
As % of the Cloud Services category 55.56% 47.83% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Median daily rate £500 £488 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £415 £375
% change year-on-year
- +10.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £35.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-57.14% +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 Staines region.

Cloud Services Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
27 23 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 31.76% 30.67% 5.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 3
Median daily rate £500 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £25.63 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-31.70% +13.88%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Staines region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 33 (67.35%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (59.18%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (46.94%) Puppet
4 21 (42.86%) Configuration Management
5 20 (40.82%) Public Cloud
6 19 (38.78%) Web Services
7 16 (32.65%) Opscode Chef
8 15 (30.61%) High Availability
8 15 (30.61%) SQL Server
8 15 (30.61%) PowerShell
9 14 (28.57%) SQL
9 14 (28.57%) Linux
10 13 (26.53%) Unix
10 13 (26.53%) Git (software)
10 13 (26.53%) Open Source
10 13 (26.53%) Big Data
10 13 (26.53%) Data Centre
11 12 (24.49%) AWS CloudTrail
11 12 (24.49%) Apache Pig
11 12 (24.49%) Hadoop
11 12 (24.49%) REST
12 11 (22.45%) Cloud Computing
12 11 (22.45%) JIRA
12 11 (22.45%) Business Continuity
12 11 (22.45%) Apache
12 11 (22.45%) Java
12 11 (22.45%) Jenkins
12 11 (22.45%) DevOps
13 10 (20.41%) HDFS
13 10 (20.41%) Hadoop YARN

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 12 (24.49%) Apache Pig
2 11 (22.45%) Apache
3 7 (14.29%) Apache Solr
3 7 (14.29%) Apache Spark
4 3 (6.12%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (6.12%) IIS
5 1 (2.04%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 33 (67.35%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (24.49%) AWS CloudTrail
3 11 (22.45%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (8.16%) IaaS
4 4 (8.16%) PaaS
5 1 (2.04%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (2.04%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.04%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.41%) Kerberos
1 10 (20.41%) LAN
1 10 (20.41%) WAN
2 2 (4.08%) DHCP
2 2 (4.08%) DNS
2 2 (4.08%) Firewall
2 2 (4.08%) MPLS
2 2 (4.08%) Network Security
2 2 (4.08%) VLAN
2 2 (4.08%) VPN
3 1 (2.04%) LDAP
3 1 (2.04%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (30.61%) SQL Server
2 13 (26.53%) Big Data
3 12 (24.49%) Hadoop
4 10 (20.41%) Apache Hive
4 10 (20.41%) Sqoop
5 8 (16.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (16.33%) HBase
5 8 (16.33%) MySQL
5 8 (16.33%) NoSQL
5 8 (16.33%) Oracle Exadata
6 7 (14.29%) Apache Zeppelin
7 3 (6.12%) Mahout
7 3 (6.12%) RDBMS
7 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
7 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (26.53%) Git (software)
2 11 (22.45%) Jenkins
2 11 (22.45%) JIRA
3 7 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.04%) Ant
4 1 (2.04%) Maven
4 1 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 10 (20.41%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.08%) Legal
3 1 (2.04%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (26.53%) Architect
1 13 (26.53%) Security Engineer
2 12 (24.49%) Cloud Architect
3 11 (22.45%) Administrator
4 9 (18.37%) AWS Architect
4 9 (18.37%) Data Administrator
5 8 (16.33%) Azure Architect
5 8 (16.33%) Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (8.16%) Azure Developer
7 4 (8.16%) C# Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 3 (6.12%) AWS DevOps
8 3 (6.12%) Azure DevOps
8 3 (6.12%) BizTalk Developer
8 3 (6.12%) DevOps Architect
8 3 (6.12%) Junior
8 3 (6.12%) Web Architect
9 2 (4.08%) Hadoop Administrator
9 2 (4.08%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (38.78%) Web Services
2 12 (24.49%) REST
3 7 (14.29%) Apache Tez
3 7 (14.29%) Kafka
3 7 (14.29%) Middleware
3 7 (14.29%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 7 (14.29%) RESTful
3 7 (14.29%) WCF
4 3 (6.12%) .NET
4 3 (6.12%) .NET Framework
4 3 (6.12%) SOAP
4 3 (6.12%) XML
4 3 (6.12%) XSLT
5 1 (2.04%) boto
5 1 (2.04%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 20 (40.82%) Public Cloud
2 13 (26.53%) Data Centre
3 8 (16.33%) Grid Computing
4 2 (4.08%) Clustering
4 2 (4.08%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.04%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.04%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.04%) PKI
5 1 (2.04%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.04%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (28.57%) Linux
2 13 (26.53%) Unix
3 7 (14.29%) Windows
4 3 (6.12%) Windows Server
4 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.04%) VMS
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (59.18%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (42.86%) Configuration Management
3 15 (30.61%) High Availability
4 13 (26.53%) Open Source
5 11 (22.45%) Business Continuity
5 11 (22.45%) DevOps
6 10 (20.41%) Business Transformation
6 10 (20.41%) DNA
6 10 (20.41%) MapReduce
6 10 (20.41%) Scrum
6 10 (20.41%) SDLC
7 8 (16.33%) Benchmarking
7 8 (16.33%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (16.33%) TOGAF
7 8 (16.33%) Zachman Framework
8 7 (14.29%) Analytics
8 7 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (14.29%) SOA
9 6 (12.24%) Migration
10 5 (10.20%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.61%) PowerShell
2 14 (28.57%) SQL
3 11 (22.45%) Java
4 8 (16.33%) C
4 8 (16.33%) C++
5 7 (14.29%) C#
6 4 (8.16%) Python
7 3 (6.12%) Bash Shell
7 3 (6.12%) Perl
7 3 (6.12%) Ruby
8 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) MCSE
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.04%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (8.16%) PCI DSS
3 3 (6.12%) SLA
4 2 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (20.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 10 (20.41%) HDFS
2 8 (16.33%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (14.29%) Apache Flume
4 1 (2.04%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (46.94%) Puppet
2 16 (32.65%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (20.41%) Ambari
3 10 (20.41%) Hadoop YARN
3 10 (20.41%) Oozie
4 7 (14.29%) Ansible
5 2 (4.08%) Tivoli
6 1 (2.04%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (2.04%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.04%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) Bluefish Communications
1 10 (20.41%) Oracle
2 9 (18.37%) Cisco
3 8 (16.33%) Teradata
4 7 (14.29%) Hortonworks
5 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.08%) HP
7 1 (2.04%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (2.04%) IBM
7 1 (2.04%) Intel
7 1 (2.04%) Rackspace
7 1 (2.04%) Veritas
7 1 (2.04%) VMware