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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
West Midlands / Warwickshire
Rank 32 34 26
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 4 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.13% 1.96% 3.52%
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.00% 40.00% 63.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 0
Median daily rate £400 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Median hourly rate - - £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £35.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-57.85% +34.61%

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
25 15 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 7.06% 4.90% 5.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 12 3
Median daily rate £400 £480 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +166.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 12
Median hourly rate £10.00 - £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-12.79% -13.35%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Warwickshire 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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

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 Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 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
Rugby -1 2 £400 -20.00%
Leamington Spa - 1 £275 - 1
Microsoft Azure
West Midlands

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) IIS
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Subversion
3 2 (25.00%) JIRA
3 2 (25.00%) Release Management
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (25.00%) GitHub
3 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Impala
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) XenApp
4 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (25.00%) GitHub
3 1 (12.50%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (12.50%) Office 365
3 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Hive
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 1 (12.50%) HBase
2 1 (12.50%) Impala
2 1 (12.50%) Mahout
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
1 2 (25.00%) Subversion
1 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (12.50%) Axure RP
2 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Configuration and Release Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Configuration Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Release and Configuration Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Release Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data Architect
2 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Data Architect
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Configuration Manager
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Office 365 Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) jQuery
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) WPF
1 1 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Android
2 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Release Management
2 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) ArchiMate
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) MapReduce
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
3 1 (12.50%) UML
3 1 (12.50%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) XAML
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Flume
2 1 (12.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Oozie
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Xamarin