The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 62 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.28% 0.21% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 22.22% 14.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£500 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £20.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+26.82% -31.66%
Microsoft Azure
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

Cloud Services Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
9 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.25% 1.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Average daily rate £325 £675 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.85% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £375 £394
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.23 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+4.49% -35.60%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Microsoft Azure
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Microsoft Azure
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. 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
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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
Swindon - 2 £500 - 3
Trowbridge - - - -
Chippenham - - - - 1
Microsoft Azure
South West

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) C#
3 6 (66.67%) Web Services
3 6 (66.67%) SharePoint
3 6 (66.67%) CAML
3 6 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (66.67%) WCF
4 5 (55.56%) OO
4 5 (55.56%) VB.NET
5 2 (22.22%) CSS
5 2 (22.22%) DevOps
6 1 (11.11%) WF
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (11.11%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (11.11%) MVC
6 1 (11.11%) Workflow
6 1 (11.11%) Scrum
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) TDD
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (11.11%) HTML
6 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 1 (11.11%) SQL
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
6 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
6 1 (11.11%) Windows

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 6 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 6 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 6 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) Web Services
2 6 (66.67%) CAML
2 6 (66.67%) WCF
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) WF
4 1 (11.11%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 1 (11.11%) REST
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) OO
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) VB.NET
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft