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 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
South East / Surrey
Rank - 84 85
Contract jobs citing Azure SQL Database 0 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey - 0.60% 0.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 2.15% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £488 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £388 £325
% change year-on-year
+25.80% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 - -

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
158 326 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 17.03% 27.89% 18.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 222 153
Median daily rate £425 £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 12
Median hourly rate - £56.62 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +50.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

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
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) QA
3 3 (50.00%) QA Automation
3 3 (50.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
4 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (33.33%) 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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
1 6 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 4 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Automation Tester
3 3 (50.00%) QA Automation Tester
3 3 (50.00%) QA Tester
3 3 (50.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 3 (50.00%) Selenium Tester
3 3 (50.00%) Tester
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 6 (100.00%) AngularJS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) QA Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA