Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Andover with a requirement for Microsoft Azure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 6 months to 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Hampshire > Andover
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 7 29
Rank change year-on-year -6 +22 -3
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 11 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 16.92% 14.55% 5.49%
As % of the Cloud Services category 100.00% 47.06% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 3
Andover median daily rate £383 £423 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.47% +20.71% -27.27%
10th Percentile £324 £330 £319
90th Percentile £483 £475 £375
Hampshire median daily rate £463 £400 £450
% change year-on-year +15.63% -11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Andover median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - £17.00 £59.31
% change year-on-year - -71.34% +58.16%

Microsoft Azure is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Andover with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Andover
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 11 17 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 16.92% 30.91% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 7
Andover median daily rate £383 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +21.43% -27.27%
10th Percentile £324 £316 £253
90th Percentile £483 £468 £415
Hampshire median daily rate £475 £400 £450
% change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11% +10.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Andover median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £16.25 £18.50 £54.50
% change year-on-year -12.16% -66.06% +263.33%

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Andover

Job postings citing Microsoft Azure as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Andover.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Andover

Microsoft Azure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Andover

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Azure in Andover

Microsoft Azure
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Andover

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Andover over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Azure in Andover

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Andover region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 9 (81.82%) Windows
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
1 9 (81.82%) Red Hat
1 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 8 (72.73%) SC Cleared
3 6 (54.55%) .NET
4 5 (45.45%) Oracle
4 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) IIS
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (45.45%) VMware
4 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
4 5 (45.45%) vSphere
4 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database
5 4 (36.36%) HAProxy
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (36.36%) Dovecot
5 4 (36.36%) SoapUI
5 4 (36.36%) F5
5 4 (36.36%) Test Strategy
5 4 (36.36%) SpecFlow
5 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
5 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (36.36%) F#

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Andover 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 5 (45.45%) IIS
2 4 (36.36%) Apache
2 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 4 (36.36%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) BIG-IP
1 4 (36.36%) DNS
1 4 (36.36%) Firewall
1 4 (36.36%) PuTTY
1 4 (36.36%) WinSCP
2 1 (9.09%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (36.36%) HP UFT
2 4 (36.36%) LoadRunner
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle APEX
2 4 (36.36%) Selenium
2 4 (36.36%) SoapUI
2 4 (36.36%) SpecFlow
3 2 (18.18%) Ant
3 2 (18.18%) Eclipse
3 2 (18.18%) TestNG
3 2 (18.18%) Toad
4 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Test Automation Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Tester
3 1 (9.09%) IT Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Test Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) Web Services
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (18.18%) Durandal
3 2 (18.18%) Kendo UI
3 2 (18.18%) RESTful
3 2 (18.18%) WCF
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
4 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
4 1 (9.09%) jQuery
4 1 (9.09%) OAuth
4 1 (9.09%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Public Cloud
2 2 (18.18%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (36.36%) Ubuntu
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
2 4 (36.36%) API Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Defect Tracking
2 4 (36.36%) DevOps
2 4 (36.36%) Performance Testing
2 4 (36.36%) System Integration Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Test Strategy
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (18.18%) Deployment Automation
3 2 (18.18%) Kanban
3 2 (18.18%) MVC
3 2 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) Web Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Change Data Capture
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
2 4 (36.36%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) F#
2 4 (36.36%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 1 (9.09%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
2 8 (72.73%) SC Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) ISEB
3 4 (36.36%) ISEB Practitioner
3 4 (36.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) vSphere
2 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) Dovecot
2 4 (36.36%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) HAProxy
1 4 (36.36%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Red Hat
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco
3 4 (36.36%) F5
3 4 (36.36%) HP
3 4 (36.36%) Juniper
3 4 (36.36%) Software AG
3 4 (36.36%) webMethods
4 1 (9.09%) DevExpress
4 1 (9.09%) Infragistics