The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 33 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.80% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 54.55% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £386
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +0.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £26.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 - -
Microsoft Azure
West Midlands

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

Cloud Services Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
11 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 3.29% 0.73% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate £388 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.90% -21.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £419 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 0
Average hourly rate £26.00 £11.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+136.36% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.23 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+4.49% -13.87%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Warwickshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Microsoft Azure
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Microsoft Azure
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Microsoft Azure Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire region citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Azure.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Hyper-V
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) LAN
3 5 (71.43%) WAN
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) SCOrch
5 2 (28.57%) SCOM
5 2 (28.57%) HP
5 2 (28.57%) PKI
5 2 (28.57%) DHCP
5 2 (28.57%) DNS
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 1 (14.29%) CRM
6 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
6 1 (14.29%) C#
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) .NET
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 1 (14.29%) SOAP
6 1 (14.29%) Web Services
6 1 (14.29%) XML
6 1 (14.29%) WCF
6 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire region citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Azure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) LAN
1 5 (71.43%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Server Support
1 5 (71.43%) Support Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Server Support Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Server Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Architect
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 1 (14.29%) SOAP
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) XML
1 1 (14.29%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Workflow
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
1 6 (85.71%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCOM
1 2 (28.57%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) HP