The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 20 64 78
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +14
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 75 36 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 7.10% 2.66% 1.42%
As % of the Cloud Services category 62.50% 37.89% 30.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 22 10
Median daily rate £481 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £280 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £523 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £404 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.23% +0.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £37.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-57.33% +44.23%
Microsoft Azure
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Cloud Services Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
120 95 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 11.36% 7.03% 4.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 58 33
Median daily rate £438 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £448 £410 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.14% -3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-40.90% +52.77%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey region citing Microsoft Azure as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Microsoft Azure
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Microsoft Azure
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Microsoft Azure
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Surrey region.

Microsoft Azure Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Microsoft Azure
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 Microsoft Azure within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 4 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
Staines +8 36 £500 -9.09% 5
Farnham -3 9 £325 - 1
Guildford -2 5 £438 +34.61% 3
Redhill +6 1 £350 -
Epsom -2 1 - -
Leatherhead - 1 £450 - 2
Egham - 1 - -
Microsoft Azure
South East

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Azure 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 Microsoft Azure.

1 73 (45.06%) Amazon AWS
2 70 (43.21%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (34.57%) SQL
4 52 (32.10%) SQL Server
5 46 (28.40%) DevOps
6 43 (26.54%) PowerShell
7 42 (25.93%) Microsoft
7 42 (25.93%) Puppet
8 41 (25.31%) .NET
9 39 (24.07%) Git (software)
10 35 (21.60%) Web Services
11 31 (19.14%) Scrum
12 30 (18.52%) Configuration Management
13 29 (17.90%) Windows
13 29 (17.90%) C#
14 27 (16.67%) Linux
15 25 (15.43%) Migration
16 23 (14.20%) Opscode Chef
16 23 (14.20%) Data Centre
17 22 (13.58%) Public Cloud
17 22 (13.58%) PaaS
18 21 (12.96%) IaaS
19 20 (12.35%) Jenkins
19 20 (12.35%) Team Foundation Server
20 19 (11.73%) Visual Studio
20 19 (11.73%) JavaScript
21 18 (11.11%) Oracle
21 18 (11.11%) Unix
21 18 (11.11%) JIRA
22 17 (10.49%) Open Source

Microsoft Azure
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 16 (9.88%) Apache
2 13 (8.02%) Apache Pig
3 8 (4.94%) Apache Solr
3 8 (4.94%) Apache Spark
4 7 (4.32%) OpenStack
5 5 (3.09%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (2.47%) MS Exchange
7 3 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (1.85%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.85%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.23%) IIS
9 1 (0.62%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.62%) CMS
9 1 (0.62%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.62%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (6.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.23%) MS Office
3 1 (0.62%) MS Project
3 1 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (2.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.62%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 73 (45.06%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (13.58%) PaaS
3 21 (12.96%) IaaS
4 16 (9.88%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (8.02%) AWS CloudTrail
6 8 (4.94%) Office 365
7 3 (1.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (1.85%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (1.85%) SaaS
8 1 (0.62%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.62%) G Suite
8 1 (0.62%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.62%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.02%) LAN
1 13 (8.02%) WAN
2 12 (7.41%) Firewall
3 11 (6.79%) Kerberos
4 5 (3.09%) VPN
5 4 (2.47%) DHCP
5 4 (2.47%) DNS
5 4 (2.47%) Network Security
6 3 (1.85%) LDAP
6 3 (1.85%) MPLS
6 3 (1.85%) SSH
6 3 (1.85%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.85%) VLAN
7 2 (1.23%) IPsec
7 2 (1.23%) SAN
7 2 (1.23%) SNMP
8 1 (0.62%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.62%) SSL
8 1 (0.62%) Wireless
8 1 (0.62%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (32.10%) SQL Server
2 16 (9.88%) Big Data
3 15 (9.26%) Azure SQL Database
4 13 (8.02%) Hadoop
5 12 (7.41%) NoSQL
6 11 (6.79%) Apache Hive
6 11 (6.79%) Sqoop
7 9 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (5.56%) HBase
7 9 (5.56%) MySQL
7 9 (5.56%) Oracle Exadata
7 9 (5.56%) RDBMS
7 9 (5.56%) Relational Database
8 8 (4.94%) Apache Zeppelin
9 4 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.85%) Mahout
11 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 39 (24.07%) Git (software)
2 20 (12.35%) Jenkins
2 20 (12.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (11.73%) Visual Studio
4 18 (11.11%) JIRA
5 6 (3.70%) Selenium
6 3 (1.85%) Ant
6 3 (1.85%) Cucumber
6 3 (1.85%) Maven
6 3 (1.85%) Subversion
6 3 (1.85%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.23%) Travis CI
7 2 (1.23%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.62%) Gerrit
8 1 (0.62%) GitLab
8 1 (0.62%) Hudson
8 1 (0.62%) JIRA Agile
8 1 (0.62%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.62%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (6.17%) Telecoms
2 7 (4.32%) Back Office
3 6 (3.70%) Finance
4 5 (3.09%) Advertising
5 4 (2.47%) Marketing
6 3 (1.85%) Retail
7 2 (1.23%) Billing
7 2 (1.23%) Legal
8 1 (0.62%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 37 (22.84%) Developer
2 25 (15.43%) Architect
3 21 (12.96%) DevOps Engineer
4 20 (12.35%) C# Developer
5 18 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
6 14 (8.64%) Administrator
6 14 (8.64%) AWS Architect
6 14 (8.64%) Azure DevOps
6 14 (8.64%) Security Engineer
7 13 (8.02%) Project Manager
8 10 (6.17%) .NET Developer
8 10 (6.17%) Azure Architect
8 10 (6.17%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (6.17%) Data Administrator
9 9 (5.56%) Azure Developer
9 9 (5.56%) Senior DevOps
9 9 (5.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 8 (4.94%) Azure Engineer
10 8 (4.94%) Migration Manager
10 8 (4.94%) Migration Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (25.31%) .NET
2 35 (21.60%) Web Services
3 16 (9.88%) REST
4 15 (9.26%) .NET Framework
5 13 (8.02%) AngularJS
6 11 (6.79%) RESTful
7 10 (6.17%) ASP.NET
8 8 (4.94%) Apache Tez
8 8 (4.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (4.94%) CSS
8 8 (4.94%) HTML
8 8 (4.94%) jQuery
8 8 (4.94%) Kafka
8 8 (4.94%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 8 (4.94%) WCF
9 7 (4.32%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 7 (4.32%) HTML5
9 7 (4.32%) Middleware
10 6 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (3.70%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.20%) Data Centre
2 22 (13.58%) Public Cloud
3 9 (5.56%) Grid Computing
4 5 (3.09%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.85%) Clustering
5 3 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.85%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.23%) Replication
7 1 (0.62%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.62%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.62%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.62%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.62%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.62%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.62%) PKI
7 1 (0.62%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.62%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 29 (17.90%) Windows
2 27 (16.67%) Linux
3 18 (11.11%) Unix
4 14 (8.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (6.17%) Windows Server
6 6 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (2.47%) Windows 10
7 4 (2.47%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.23%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.62%) CentOS
9 1 (0.62%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.62%) Solaris
9 1 (0.62%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.62%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (43.21%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (28.40%) DevOps
3 31 (19.14%) Scrum
4 30 (18.52%) Configuration Management
5 25 (15.43%) Migration
6 17 (10.49%) High Availability
6 17 (10.49%) Open Source
7 15 (9.26%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (9.26%) Release Management
7 15 (9.26%) SDLC
8 14 (8.64%) MVC
8 14 (8.64%) SOA
9 12 (7.41%) Application Performance Monitoring
9 12 (7.41%) ITIL
9 12 (7.41%) Performance Monitoring
9 12 (7.41%) TOGAF
9 12 (7.41%) Zachman Framework
10 11 (6.79%) Business Transformation
10 11 (6.79%) Continuous Delivery
10 11 (6.79%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 56 (34.57%) SQL
2 43 (26.54%) PowerShell
3 29 (17.90%) C#
4 19 (11.73%) JavaScript
5 17 (10.49%) Java
6 16 (9.88%) Python
7 13 (8.02%) Ruby
8 10 (6.17%) C
9 9 (5.56%) C++
10 8 (4.94%) Bash Shell
10 8 (4.94%) Perl
11 3 (1.85%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.23%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.23%) VBScript
13 1 (0.62%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (5.56%) Degree
2 6 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.09%) MCSE
4 4 (2.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.85%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.62%) CISSP
6 1 (0.62%) MCDST
6 1 (0.62%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.41%) Disclosure Scotland
2 8 (4.94%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.47%) QA
4 3 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (8.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (7.41%) Active Directory
3 11 (6.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 11 (6.79%) HDFS
4 9 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
5 8 (4.94%) Apache Flume
6 6 (3.70%) vCloud
7 3 (1.85%) vSphere
7 3 (1.85%) XenApp
8 2 (1.23%) Hyper-V
8 2 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.23%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.62%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.62%) Docker
9 1 (0.62%) iptables
9 1 (0.62%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 1 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.62%) Xen
Systems Management
1 42 (25.93%) Puppet
2 23 (14.20%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (9.26%) Ansible
4 11 (6.79%) Ambari
4 11 (6.79%) Hadoop YARN
4 11 (6.79%) Oozie
5 4 (2.47%) SCOM
6 3 (1.85%) SCCM
7 2 (1.23%) Backup Exec
7 2 (1.23%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.23%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.62%) Cacti
8 1 (0.62%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.62%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.62%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.62%) Nagios
8 1 (0.62%) OpenView
8 1 (0.62%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 42 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 18 (11.11%) Oracle
3 17 (10.49%) VMware
4 11 (6.79%) Cisco
5 10 (6.17%) Bluefish Communications
5 10 (6.17%) Dynatrace
6 9 (5.56%) AppDynamics
6 9 (5.56%) New Relic
6 9 (5.56%) Teradata
7 8 (4.94%) Hortonworks
8 5 (3.09%) Citrix
8 5 (3.09%) HP
9 3 (1.85%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.23%) EMC
10 2 (1.23%) Google
10 2 (1.23%) Rackspace
11 1 (0.62%) Acronis
11 1 (0.62%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.62%) Splunk
11 1 (0.62%) Veeam
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