The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
South East / West Sussex
Rank 42 45 50
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 17 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.56% 0.85% 1.01%
As % of the Cloud Services category 48.57% 20.00% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 5
Median daily rate £500 £500 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +127.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 West Sussex region.

Cloud Services Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
35 20 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 7.32% 4.27% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 8
Median daily rate £500 £450 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +104.54%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £13.50
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 West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex 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 West Sussex

Microsoft Azure
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Microsoft Azure
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Microsoft Azure
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 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
Crawley +9 4 £425 -15.00% 1
Chichester - 3 - -
Worthing - 3 £623 - 3
Microsoft Azure
South East

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 21 (65.63%) Microsoft
2 16 (50.00%) Web Services
2 16 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (31.25%) PaaS
3 10 (31.25%) IaaS
3 10 (31.25%) CRM
4 8 (25.00%) Migration
4 8 (25.00%) SaaS
4 8 (25.00%) TOGAF
5 7 (21.88%) Analytics
5 7 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (18.75%) Dell
6 6 (18.75%) SQL
6 6 (18.75%) Mobile App
6 6 (18.75%) DevOps
6 6 (18.75%) RESTful
6 6 (18.75%) Boomi
7 5 (15.63%) Apple iOS
7 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (15.63%) Dynamics CRM
7 5 (15.63%) Degree
8 4 (12.50%) Project Management
8 4 (12.50%) Data Migration
8 4 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
8 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (12.50%) Office 365
8 4 (12.50%) .NET
8 4 (12.50%) MS Office
8 4 (12.50%) Data Modelling
8 4 (12.50%) Firewall

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (6.25%) Drupal
1 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Office
2 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (31.25%) IaaS
2 10 (31.25%) PaaS
3 8 (25.00%) SaaS
4 6 (18.75%) Boomi
5 4 (12.50%) Office 365
6 2 (6.25%) iPaaS
6 2 (6.25%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) Firewall
2 2 (6.25%) Internet
2 2 (6.25%) MPLS
2 2 (6.25%) VPN
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) Big Data
2 2 (6.25%) Power BI
2 2 (6.25%) SAP HANA
3 1 (3.13%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) JIRA
1 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (3.13%) Banking
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
1 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Architect
2 8 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (15.63%) Digital Architect
3 5 (15.63%) Digital Solutions Architect
3 5 (15.63%) Lead DevOps
4 4 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Data Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Data Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.25%) AWS Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Azure DevOps
6 2 (6.25%) Azure Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Power BI Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Microsoft BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (50.00%) Web Services
2 6 (18.75%) RESTful
3 4 (12.50%) .NET
4 2 (6.25%) React
5 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.13%) CSS
5 1 (3.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Mobile App
2 3 (9.38%) Data Structures
3 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.13%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (3.13%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.13%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) CRM
2 8 (25.00%) Migration
2 8 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 7 (21.88%) Analytics
3 7 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (18.75%) DevOps
5 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
6 4 (12.50%) Data Migration
6 4 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 4 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
6 4 (12.50%) Project Management
7 3 (9.38%) ArchiMate
7 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (9.38%) Coaching
7 3 (9.38%) Data Architecture
7 3 (9.38%) Data Privacy
7 3 (9.38%) Line Management
7 3 (9.38%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) SQL
2 3 (9.38%) C#
3 2 (6.25%) Python
3 2 (6.25%) R
4 1 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) MCSD
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.13%) CCNP
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.13%) PMP
3 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) GDPR
2 2 (6.25%) QA
3 1 (3.13%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 21 (65.63%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.75%) Dell
3 3 (9.38%) F5
3 3 (9.38%) SAP
4 2 (6.25%) Ariba
4 2 (6.25%) Blue Coat
4 2 (6.25%) Concur
4 2 (6.25%) MobileIron
4 2 (6.25%) Tumbleweed
5 1 (3.13%) Aruba
5 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco
5 1 (3.13%) Fortinet
5 1 (3.13%) Juniper