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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Azure SQL Database over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank 87 - 88
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Azure SQL Database 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.35% - 0.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.53% - 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£500 - £175
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 - £275
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Azure SQL Database
South East

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
327 309 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 22.87% 23.73% 20.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 194 161
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +157.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £35.00 £17.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.60 £47.20 £25.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+8.22% +1.63%

Azure SQL Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Azure SQL Database across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines - 4 - -
Farnham - 1 £500 -
Azure SQL Database
South East

Azure SQL Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Azure SQL Database also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Azure SQL Database.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (80.00%) Puppet
2 4 (80.00%) Splunk
2 4 (80.00%) OpenStack
2 4 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (80.00%) Ansible
2 4 (80.00%) Docker
2 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 4 (80.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) SCCM
2 4 (80.00%) SCOM
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) VMS
3 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (60.00%) Dell
3 3 (60.00%) Ant
3 3 (60.00%) JIRA
3 3 (60.00%) Use Case
3 3 (60.00%) Service Management
3 3 (60.00%) Subversion
3 3 (60.00%) Maven
3 3 (60.00%) Ruby
3 3 (60.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) Software Deployment
3 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Software

Azure SQL Database
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Azure SQL Database also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Azure SQL Database. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (80.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Subversion
1 3 (60.00%) Maven
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (60.00%) Ant
1 3 (60.00%) Hudson
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
1 1 (20.00%) RESTful
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) DevOps
3 3 (60.00%) Software Deployment
3 3 (60.00%) Use Case
3 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (60.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (60.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) Ruby
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) SCCM
1 4 (80.00%) SCOM
1 4 (80.00%) Puppet
1 4 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (80.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Splunk
2 3 (60.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) Apple