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 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 37 64 -
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 15 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.95% 0.42% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 40.54% 7.89% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 0
Median daily rate £450 £331 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.84% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £37.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-57.33% +44.23%
Microsoft Azure
South East

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
37 38 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 7.28% 5.37% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 30 7
Median daily rate £425 £525 £130
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +303.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £200 £108
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £563 £178
UK excluding London median daily rate £448 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.48% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -18.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-40.90% +52.77%

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 3 December 2016.

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 3 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
Crawley - 7 £415 - 2
Gatwick +6 2 £518 +107.00% 1
Horsham - 1 £500 -
Worthing - 1 - -
Microsoft Azure
South East

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 24 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 15 (41.67%) Web Services
3 13 (36.11%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (30.56%) Office 365
5 10 (27.78%) Windows
6 9 (25.00%) SaaS
7 8 (22.22%) PaaS
7 8 (22.22%) IaaS
7 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
7 8 (22.22%) CRM
7 8 (22.22%) TOGAF
8 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (16.67%) Dell
9 6 (16.67%) Firewall
10 5 (13.89%) Project Management
10 5 (13.89%) .NET
10 5 (13.89%) C#
10 5 (13.89%) Blue Coat
10 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (13.89%) Migration
11 4 (11.11%) Boomi
11 4 (11.11%) DevOps
11 4 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
11 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET
11 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
11 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2
11 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
12 3 (8.33%) Intel Security

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 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 3 (8.33%) MS Office
2 2 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (36.11%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (30.56%) Office 365
3 9 (25.00%) SaaS
4 8 (22.22%) IaaS
4 8 (22.22%) PaaS
5 4 (11.11%) Boomi
6 1 (2.78%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (2.78%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) Firewall
2 3 (8.33%) Internet
3 2 (5.56%) DHCP
3 2 (5.56%) DNS
3 2 (5.56%) iSCSI
3 2 (5.56%) MPLS
3 2 (5.56%) NAS
3 2 (5.56%) SAN
3 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.56%) VPN
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.78%) WAN
4 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) Apache Hive
2 1 (2.78%) Big Data
2 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.78%) HBase
2 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.78%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.56%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Architect
2 9 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 9 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (13.89%) Digital Architect
3 5 (13.89%) Digital Solutions Architect
4 4 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Agile Project Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Integration Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Integration Project Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Security Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.56%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Developer
6 2 (5.56%) IT Manager
6 2 (5.56%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (41.67%) Web Services
2 5 (13.89%) .NET
3 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
4 2 (5.56%) RESTful
5 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (2.78%) CSS
5 1 (2.78%) HTML
5 1 (2.78%) jQuery
5 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Contactless
1 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
1 2 (5.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.78%) Clustering
2 1 (2.78%) Fintech
2 1 (2.78%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
2 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) CRM
1 8 (22.22%) TOGAF
2 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (13.89%) Migration
3 5 (13.89%) Project Management
4 4 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
4 4 (11.11%) DevOps
4 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 3 (8.33%) Change Management
5 3 (8.33%) Data Loss Prevention
5 3 (8.33%) Information Security
5 3 (8.33%) ITIL
5 3 (8.33%) Matrix Management
5 3 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (5.56%) B2C
6 2 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (5.56%) Server Building
6 2 (5.56%) Server Patching
6 2 (5.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.89%) C#
2 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 3 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.33%) CISSP
2 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (5.56%) Degree
3 2 (5.56%) MCP
3 2 (5.56%) MCSD
3 2 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.78%) CCNP
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.78%) MCSA
4 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.78%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.33%) BitLocker
3 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.56%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (5.56%) vSphere
3 2 (5.56%) XenApp
4 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (5.56%) PowerCLI
3 1 (2.78%) SCCM
3 1 (2.78%) SCOM
3 1 (2.78%) SCSM
3 1 (2.78%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 24 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.67%) Dell
3 5 (13.89%) Blue Coat
4 3 (8.33%) F5
4 3 (8.33%) Intel Security
4 3 (8.33%) ServiceNow
4 3 (8.33%) VMware
5 2 (5.56%) Cisco
5 2 (5.56%) Citrix
5 2 (5.56%) HP
5 2 (5.56%) MobileIron
5 2 (5.56%) Tumbleweed
6 1 (2.78%) Aruba
6 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.78%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.78%) Juniper
6 1 (2.78%) Rackspace
6 1 (2.78%) SAP