Period
to 23 January 2018

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 23 January 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 > Basingstoke
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 35 43
Rank change year-on-year -6 +8 +10
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 21 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 3.82% 0.88% 1.27%
As % of the Cloud Services category 42.86% 23.08% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 3
Basingstoke median daily rate £475 £438 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +16.67% +11.94%
10th Percentile £131 £414 £363
90th Percentile £623 £456 £388
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £440 £450
% change year-on-year -9.09% -2.22% +23.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £18.00 £56.66 £37.50
% change year-on-year -68.23% +51.08% -

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 Basingstoke with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Basingstoke
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 49 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 8.91% 3.82% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 11 9
Basingstoke median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% +2.74%
10th Percentile £156 £210 £306
90th Percentile £538 £463 £491
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £475 £413
% change year-on-year -15.79% +15.15% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Basingstoke median hourly rate £40.65 - £15.00
10th Percentile £20.30 - £14.50
90th Percentile £41.58 - £15.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £13.00 £54.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -76.15% +21.11% +309.09%

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

Microsoft Azure
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Basingstoke over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Azure in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (38.10%) TDD
3 8 (38.10%) C#
3 8 (38.10%) .NET
3 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
4 7 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 7 (33.33%) B2B
4 7 (33.33%) RDBMS
4 7 (33.33%) Oracle
4 7 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 7 (33.33%) OOP
4 7 (33.33%) OO
4 7 (33.33%) Finance
4 7 (33.33%) Scrum
4 7 (33.33%) ReSharper
4 7 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 7 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 7 (33.33%) BDD
4 7 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 7 (33.33%) User Stories
4 7 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (33.33%) SonarQube
4 7 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 6 (28.57%) Office 365
5 6 (28.57%) Windows

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 7 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
1 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.76%) IBM Notes
3 1 (4.76%) nginx
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.76%) uWSGI
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (28.57%) Office 365
2 2 (9.52%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) OneDrive
3 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (9.52%) Skype
2 2 (9.52%) VPN
3 1 (4.76%) LAN
3 1 (4.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 7 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 7 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 7 (33.33%) ReSharper
1 7 (33.33%) SonarQube
1 7 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Developer
2 8 (38.10%) .NET Developer
2 8 (38.10%) Senior .NET Developer
2 8 (38.10%) Senior Developer
3 7 (33.33%) Cloud Developer
3 7 (33.33%) Integration Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Cloud Specialist
4 3 (14.29%) Contracts Manager
4 3 (14.29%) IT Manager
4 3 (14.29%) IT Support
4 3 (14.29%) IT Support Manager
4 3 (14.29%) IT Technical Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Support Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Technical Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Technical Support
4 3 (14.29%) Technical Support Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) BizTalk Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Senior BizTalk Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) .NET
2 7 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (4.76%) CSS
3 1 (4.76%) Flask
3 1 (4.76%) HTML
3 1 (4.76%) REST
3 1 (4.76%) RESTful
3 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
1 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) Android
3 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) TDD
3 7 (33.33%) B2B
3 7 (33.33%) BDD
3 7 (33.33%) OO
3 7 (33.33%) OOP
3 7 (33.33%) Scrum
3 7 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 7 (33.33%) User Stories
4 5 (23.81%) ITIL
4 5 (23.81%) Migration
5 4 (19.05%) ERP
5 4 (19.05%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 3 (14.29%) Service Desk Management
6 3 (14.29%) Time Management
7 2 (9.52%) Project Management
8 1 (4.76%) Identity Management
8 1 (4.76%) MVC
8 1 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) C#
2 7 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 2 (9.52%) Java
5 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.76%) Python
5 1 (4.76%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
1 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 7 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (14.29%) Citrix
3 3 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) Lotus
4 1 (4.76%) Sitecore