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 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 36 41 43
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.22% 0.25% 0.44%
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.00% 5.00% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £283 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £402 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.67% +0.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £37.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-60.00% +44.23%
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
25 20 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 7.60% 5.08% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 18 6
Median daily rate £500 £345 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.92% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £306 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £408 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £415
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +44.73%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 8 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (50.00%) Debian
1 3 (50.00%) CentOS
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Office 365
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) SaaS
3 1 (16.67%) PaaS
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) Puppet
3 1 (16.67%) IaaS
3 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) Ansible
3 1 (16.67%) Docker
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (16.67%) IaaS
3 1 (16.67%) PaaS
3 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Contracts Manager
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Release Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) CentOS
1 3 (50.00%) Debian
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) People Management
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Software Licensing
2 1 (16.67%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
1 1 (16.67%) Python
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) Salt
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft