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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 31 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 6 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 2.09% 3.78% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 37.50% 76.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 0
Average hourly rate - £26.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 -
% change year-on-year
+34.61% -
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
16 17 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 5.57% 4.94% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 2
Average daily rate £490 - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 13 0
Average hourly rate - £26.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £16.86
% change year-on-year
-13.35% +33.43%

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
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 9 February 2016.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick +1 4 £350 -
Nuneaton - 2 £500 -
Rugby - 2 £500 -
Microsoft Azure
West Midlands

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 8 (72.73%) C#
1 8 (72.73%) .NET
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) TDD
2 7 (63.64%) MVC
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
4 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (36.36%) WCF
4 4 (36.36%) MongoDB
4 4 (36.36%) NoSQL
5 3 (27.27%) REST
5 3 (27.27%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (27.27%) SOLID
5 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
6 2 (18.18%) Migration
6 2 (18.18%) CMS
6 2 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (18.18%) RavenDB
6 2 (18.18%) Office 365
6 2 (18.18%) Couchbase
7 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
7 1 (9.09%) IaaS
7 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (9.09%) Jasmine
7 1 (9.09%) LESS
7 1 (9.09%) Azure SQL Database

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
2 2 (18.18%) CMS
2 2 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (9.09%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (18.18%) Office 365
3 1 (9.09%) Bluemix
3 1 (9.09%) IaaS
3 1 (9.09%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) MongoDB
1 4 (36.36%) NoSQL
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 2 (18.18%) Couchbase
3 2 (18.18%) RavenDB
4 1 (9.09%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (9.09%) CouchDB
4 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Jasmine
1 1 (9.09%) Mocha
1 1 (9.09%) Protractor
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Architect
2 6 (54.55%) .NET Architect
3 4 (36.36%) .NET Technical Architect
3 4 (36.36%) Technical Architect
4 3 (27.27%) Developer
5 2 (18.18%) C# Architect
5 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Architect
5 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
5 2 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Azure Architect
6 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft BI Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Office 365 Architect
6 1 (9.09%) SQL BI Developer
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (36.36%) WCF
3 3 (27.27%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (27.27%) REST
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 1 (9.09%) CSS
5 1 (9.09%) HTML
5 1 (9.09%) HTML5
5 1 (9.09%) LESS
5 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) MVC
2 7 (63.64%) TDD
3 3 (27.27%) SOLID
4 2 (18.18%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) IBM
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft