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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank 74 93 90
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -3
Contract jobs citing Azure SQL Database 6 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.56% 0.67% 0.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.11% 2.66% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £488 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £425 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.70% +30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 - -
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
193 338 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 18.00% 25.22% 18.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 231 162
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 £300 £325 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 13
Median hourly rate £17.40 £39.09 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.48% +4.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+49.37% -20.50%

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 5 December 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 -7 6 - - 1
Azure SQL Database
South East

Azure SQL Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 15 (100.00%) SQL
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (73.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (60.00%) Kanban
3 9 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 9 (60.00%) Scrum
3 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (60.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 9 (60.00%) New Relic
3 9 (60.00%) AppDynamics
3 9 (60.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
3 9 (60.00%) Server Building
3 9 (60.00%) Dynatrace
4 8 (53.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 8 (53.33%) Application Performance Management
4 8 (53.33%) DevOps
4 8 (53.33%) IaaS
4 8 (53.33%) Release Management
4 8 (53.33%) PaaS
4 8 (53.33%) Performance Management
5 6 (40.00%) AngularJS
5 6 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (40.00%) Selenium
5 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (40.00%) C#

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 15 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (53.33%) IaaS
2 8 (53.33%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 15 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 11 (73.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (40.00%) Selenium
4 3 (20.00%) Cucumber
5 2 (13.33%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) Senior DevOps
2 7 (46.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 6 (40.00%) Azure Engineer
3 6 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Developer
4 5 (33.33%) Azure DevOps
5 4 (26.67%) .NET Developer
5 4 (26.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (20.00%) Automation Tester
6 3 (20.00%) QA Automation Tester
6 3 (20.00%) QA Tester
6 3 (20.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 3 (20.00%) Selenium Tester
6 3 (20.00%) Tester
7 2 (13.33%) PowerShell Engineer
8 1 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Engineer
8 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (40.00%) AngularJS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
2 9 (60.00%) Kanban
2 9 (60.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 9 (60.00%) Scrum
2 9 (60.00%) Server Building
3 8 (53.33%) Application Performance Management
3 8 (53.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 8 (53.33%) DevOps
3 8 (53.33%) Performance Management
3 8 (53.33%) Release Management
4 6 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (20.00%) QA Automation
6 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 6 (40.00%) C#
4 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) AppDynamics
1 9 (60.00%) Dynatrace
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (60.00%) New Relic