The table below looks at the statistics for Azure SQL Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Azure SQL Database over the 3 months to 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
South East / Surrey
Rank 84 90 89
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Contract jobs citing Azure SQL Database 4 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.40% 0.32% 0.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.52% 1.22% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £381 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+19.23% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
263 327 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 26.09% 26.50% 18.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 214 150
Median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £330 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 14 9
Median hourly rate £16.00 £52.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.52% +31.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

Azure SQL Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey region citing Azure SQL Database as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Azure SQL Database Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Azure SQL Database
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Azure SQL Database Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Azure SQL Database
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Azure SQL Database Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Azure SQL Database
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 February 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
Leatherhead - 2 £353 -
Azure SQL Database
South East

Azure SQL Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Azure SQL Database 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Azure SQL Database.

1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (80.00%) .NET Framework
3 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (60.00%) Visual Studio
4 6 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (60.00%) Selenium
4 6 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (30.00%) NServiceBus
6 3 (30.00%) REST
6 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (30.00%) LESS
6 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
6 3 (30.00%) JSUnit
6 3 (30.00%) WCF
6 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
6 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (30.00%) CSS
6 3 (30.00%) QA
6 3 (30.00%) TDD
6 3 (30.00%) QA Automation
7 2 (20.00%) GoCD
7 2 (20.00%) SOLID
7 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing

Azure SQL Database
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 3 (30.00%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (60.00%) Selenium
1 6 (60.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (30.00%) JSUnit
3 2 (20.00%) GoCD
3 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) .NET Developer
2 7 (70.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Automation Tester
3 3 (30.00%) QA Automation Tester
3 3 (30.00%) QA Tester
3 3 (30.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 3 (30.00%) Selenium Tester
3 3 (30.00%) Tester
4 2 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 8 (80.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (30.00%) CSS
4 3 (30.00%) LESS
4 3 (30.00%) REST
4 3 (30.00%) WCF
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (20.00%) Entity Framework
5 2 (20.00%) HTML
5 2 (20.00%) HTML5
5 2 (20.00%) MSMQ
5 2 (20.00%) Web Services
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (10.00%) React
6 1 (10.00%) Reactive Extensions
6 1 (10.00%) SignalR
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (30.00%) QA Automation
3 3 (30.00%) TDD
3 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) DevOps
4 2 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (20.00%) SOA
4 2 (20.00%) SOLID
5 1 (10.00%) Complex Event Processing
5 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
5 1 (10.00%) MVC
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft