The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 3 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 14 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 1.89% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 50.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £80.00 £28.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+185.71% -12.50%
Microsoft Azure
Manchester

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

Cloud Services Category
Stockport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 3.77% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +78.57%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stockport 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 Stockport

Microsoft Azure
Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

Microsoft Azure
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Stockport region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Conflict Management
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) EPiServer
2 1 (50.00%) EPiServer CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Process Management
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Windows

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport 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 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Conflict Management
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) Process Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) EPiServer