Period
to 24 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 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 24 July 2017 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 > Basingstoke
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 54 -
Rank change year-on-year -10 - -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 0.58% 0.35% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.69% 8.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Basingstoke median daily rate £475 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.15% - -
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £17.00 - -

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

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Basingstoke
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 52 24 23
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 7.51% 4.15% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 15 13
Basingstoke median daily rate £400 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.52% -10.00% -3.23%
10th Percentile £363 £303 £292
90th Percentile £538 £443 £475
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £408
% change year-on-year +6.25% -1.84% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - £25.00
Hampshire median hourly rate £28.25 £45.00 £13.25
% change year-on-year -37.22% +239.62% +56.53%

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Basingstoke

Microsoft Azure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Azure in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (25.00%) Power BI
2 1 (25.00%) SOLID
2 1 (25.00%) PMO
2 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) PaaS
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
1 1 (25.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Azure Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Lead .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Power BI Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) SOLID
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft