The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 30 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.85% - 0.47%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.11% - 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £288 - -
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 Suffolk region.

Cloud Services Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
18 9 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 7.63% 6.16% 10.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 14
Median daily rate £288 £391 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.51% -13.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £375 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £474
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 Suffolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Suffolk 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 Suffolk

Microsoft Azure
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

Microsoft Azure
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich - 2 £288 - 2
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £288 -
Microsoft Azure
East of England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 22 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Advertising
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (33.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (33.33%) Office 365
3 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (33.33%) EMC VNX
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (33.33%) vSphere
3 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (33.33%) High Availability
3 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) Dell
3 2 (33.33%) EMC
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
1 2 (33.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) IaaS
2 1 (16.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Azure Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Cloud Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) CRM Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) CRM Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 1 (16.67%) EMC Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Migration Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) SAN Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) SCCM Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (16.67%) WCF
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (33.33%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) High Availability
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Dell
2 2 (33.33%) EMC
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Barracuda Networks
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