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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 53 47 65
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +18
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 5 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.76% 1.30% 0.29%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.82% 29.03% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 2
Average daily rate £400 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £338 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £435 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £80.00 £28.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+185.71% -12.50%
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
39 31 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 5.89% 4.48% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 16 10
Average daily rate £450 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £338 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £435 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +69.49%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Microsoft Azure Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 April 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
Swindon -1 1 £400 -5.88% 2
Malmesbury - 1 - -
Microsoft Azure
South West

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) Back Office
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (28.57%) Data Extraction
3 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Public Cloud
4 1 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (14.29%) hybris
4 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (14.29%) Amazon S3
4 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (14.29%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon S3
2 1 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) HTTPS
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) SSL
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (28.57%) Back Office
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Integration Architect
2 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Migration Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) TIBCO Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Extraction
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Load Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 1 (14.29%) SDLC
2 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
2 1 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) hybris
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) TIBCO
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