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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank 77 89 91
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Contract jobs citing Azure SQL Database 10 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.86% 0.64% 0.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.44% 2.63% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Median daily rate £465 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £465 £400 -
% change year-on-year
+16.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
225 342 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 19.45% 24.20% 22.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 205 186
Median daily rate £425 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £295 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 5
Median hourly rate £21.75 £40.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.62% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.27 £26.41 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.25 £40.00 £46.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £33.55 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+7.51% +41.26%

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
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 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Farnham -5 5 - -
Egham - 2 £465 -
Staines -10 1 £465 -19.13% 1
Azure SQL Database
South East

Azure SQL Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 25 (100.00%) SQL
1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (84.00%) .NET
3 21 (84.00%) Git (software)
4 19 (76.00%) Visual Studio
5 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 15 (60.00%) Scrum
5 15 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (60.00%) PowerShell
5 15 (60.00%) DevOps
6 13 (52.00%) AppDynamics
6 13 (52.00%) Server Building
6 13 (52.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
6 13 (52.00%) Dynatrace
6 13 (52.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 13 (52.00%) New Relic
6 13 (52.00%) Kanban
6 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
7 12 (48.00%) PaaS
7 12 (48.00%) Release Management
7 12 (48.00%) Performance Management
7 12 (48.00%) IaaS
7 12 (48.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 12 (48.00%) Application Performance Management
8 8 (32.00%) C#
9 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (20.00%) Selenium
10 5 (20.00%) .NET Framework
10 5 (20.00%) JavaScript

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 1 (4.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (48.00%) IaaS
2 12 (48.00%) PaaS
3 4 (16.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (84.00%) Git (software)
2 19 (76.00%) Visual Studio
3 15 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (20.00%) Selenium
5 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (12.00%) JIRA
6 2 (8.00%) Cucumber
6 2 (8.00%) WebDriver
7 1 (4.00%) Ant
7 1 (4.00%) Hudson
7 1 (4.00%) Maven
7 1 (4.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (44.00%) Senior DevOps
2 11 (44.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 9 (36.00%) Azure DevOps
3 9 (36.00%) Azure Engineer
4 8 (32.00%) Developer
5 5 (20.00%) .NET Developer
5 5 (20.00%) C# Developer
6 4 (16.00%) PowerShell Engineer
7 3 (12.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Architect
8 2 (8.00%) Automation Tester
8 2 (8.00%) Azure Architect
8 2 (8.00%) Cloud Architect
8 2 (8.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (8.00%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (8.00%) QA Automation Tester
8 2 (8.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
8 2 (8.00%) Selenium Tester
8 2 (8.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (84.00%) .NET
2 5 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 5 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (12.00%) HTML
4 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (8.00%) HTML5
4 2 (8.00%) WCF
5 1 (4.00%) CSS
5 1 (4.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Replication
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) VMS
2 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (60.00%) DevOps
2 15 (60.00%) Scrum
3 13 (52.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
3 13 (52.00%) Kanban
3 13 (52.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 13 (52.00%) Server Building
4 12 (48.00%) Application Performance Management
4 12 (48.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 12 (48.00%) Performance Management
4 12 (48.00%) Release Management
5 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (12.00%) MVC
7 3 (12.00%) Use Case
8 2 (8.00%) Automated Testing
8 2 (8.00%) SDLC
8 2 (8.00%) Service Management
8 2 (8.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) SQL
2 15 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 8 (32.00%) C#
4 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.00%) Python
5 1 (4.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) MCSE
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Puppet
2 2 (8.00%) SCCM
2 2 (8.00%) SCOM
3 1 (4.00%) Ansible
3 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (52.00%) AppDynamics
2 13 (52.00%) Dynatrace
2 13 (52.00%) New Relic
3 2 (8.00%) Barracuda Networks
3 2 (8.00%) Dell
3 2 (8.00%) Splunk