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 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 31 28 33
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 5 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.39% 2.36% 1.21%
As % of the Cloud Services category 26.32% 43.75% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Median daily rate £285 £500 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.00% +21.21%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £402 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.67% +0.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £37.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-60.00% +44.23%
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
19 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 5.29% 5.41% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 6
Median daily rate £375 £338 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £530 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £415
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £26.00
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 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
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 8 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
Rugby +3 2 £285 -45.71%
Leamington Spa - 1 - -
Microsoft Azure
West Midlands

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (44.44%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) IaaS
2 3 (33.33%) SaaS
2 3 (33.33%) PaaS
2 3 (33.33%) High Availability
2 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 3 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 3 (33.33%) Information Security
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) IIS
3 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 2 (22.22%) Subversion
3 2 (22.22%) CISSP
3 2 (22.22%) GIAC
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Automotive
3 2 (22.22%) JIRA
3 2 (22.22%) Network Design
3 2 (22.22%) Release Management
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
3 2 (22.22%) TeamCity
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps

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 (22.22%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (44.44%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) IaaS
2 3 (33.33%) PaaS
2 3 (33.33%) SaaS
3 2 (22.22%) GitHub
4 1 (11.11%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Hive
2 1 (11.11%) Big Data
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
2 1 (11.11%) HBase
2 1 (11.11%) Impala
2 1 (11.11%) Mahout
2 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 1 (11.11%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
1 2 (22.22%) Subversion
1 2 (22.22%) TeamCity
2 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (22.22%) Automotive
2 1 (11.11%) Advertising
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Architect
1 4 (44.44%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration and Release Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Release and Configuration Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Release Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Security Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Security Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Azure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Big Data Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Manager
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Configuration Manager
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Release Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Office 365 Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SaaS Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) High Availability
1 3 (33.33%) Information Security
1 3 (33.33%) Project Planning
1 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (22.22%) Data Privacy
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Network Design
2 2 (22.22%) Release Management
2 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) ArchiMate
3 1 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) MapReduce
3 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CISSP
1 2 (22.22%) GIAC
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Flume
2 1 (11.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Oozie
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Google
3 1 (11.11%) VMware