The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 38 38 47
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 2 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.64% 1.15% 0.66%
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.33% 20.00% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Median daily rate £400 £435 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.04% +33.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+8.75% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £80.00 £28.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+185.71% -12.50%
Microsoft Azure
Wiltshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
15 20 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 4.78% 5.75% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 13
Median daily rate £400 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £350 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £449 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +78.57%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swindon 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 Swindon

Microsoft Azure
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Microsoft Azure
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Intune
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Azure Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) ERP Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
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