Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bath 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 20 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)
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 29 27
Rank change year-on-year +13 -2 -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 19 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 8.41% 3.41% 2.03%
As % of the Cloud Services category 42.22% 30.43% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 3
Bath median daily rate £375 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £318 £193 £343
90th Percentile £563 £475 £388
Somerset median daily rate £406 £400 £900
% change year-on-year +1.56% -55.56% +132.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bath median hourly rate - - -
Somerset median hourly rate - £47.50 -

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 Bath with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Bath
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 45 23 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 19.91% 11.22% 7.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 16 9
Bath median daily rate £363 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £220 £221 £183
90th Percentile £540 £475 £485
Somerset median daily rate £399 £400 £368
% change year-on-year -0.31% +8.84% -2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Bath median hourly rate - - £32.50
Somerset median hourly rate - £47.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year - +43.94% -

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Bath

Microsoft Azure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bath

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Azure in Bath

Microsoft Azure
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bath

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Bath over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Azure in Bath

For the 6 months to 20 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 Bath region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 11 (57.89%) .NET
1 11 (57.89%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) Scrum
3 8 (42.11%) Test Automation
4 7 (36.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
4 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (26.32%) Data Analysis
6 5 (26.32%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (26.32%) RDBMS
6 5 (26.32%) Data Modelling
6 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
6 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Office
6 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
6 5 (26.32%) MySQL
6 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
6 5 (26.32%) C#
6 5 (26.32%) PaaS
6 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (26.32%) IaaS
6 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
7 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (21.05%) User Stories
7 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
7 4 (21.05%) Open Source
7 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (21.05%) TDD
7 4 (21.05%) Data Management
7 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath 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:

Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) IaaS
1 5 (26.32%) PaaS
2 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.26%) G Suite
3 1 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) DHCP
1 1 (5.26%) DNS
1 1 (5.26%) eduroam
1 1 (5.26%) LAN
1 1 (5.26%) SAN
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.26%) WAN
1 1 (5.26%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) MySQL
1 5 (26.32%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (26.32%) RDBMS
1 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2016
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (15.79%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (10.53%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (10.53%) Electronics
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
1 2 (10.53%) Marketing
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) .NET Developer
3 5 (26.32%) DBA
3 5 (26.32%) SQL DBA
4 4 (21.05%) Scrum Master
5 2 (10.53%) Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Coach
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Scrum Master
6 1 (5.26%) Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) IT Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) PHP Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Server Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) .NET
2 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
3 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Core
4 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (10.53%) CSS
4 2 (10.53%) HTML
5 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.26%) CSS3
5 1 (5.26%) HTML5
5 1 (5.26%) jQuery
5 1 (5.26%) Laravel
5 1 (5.26%) Symfony
5 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
1 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Scrum
2 8 (42.11%) Test Automation
3 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (26.32%) Data Analysis
5 5 (26.32%) Data Modelling
6 4 (21.05%) Data Management
6 4 (21.05%) Open Source
6 4 (21.05%) TDD
6 4 (21.05%) User Stories
7 3 (15.79%) MVC
8 2 (10.53%) BDD
8 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (10.53%) ETL
8 2 (10.53%) Pair Programming
8 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
8 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
9 1 (5.26%) DevOps
9 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) C#
2 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
3 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
4 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.26%) PHP
5 1 (5.26%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) Shibboleth
1 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
2 2 (10.53%) SAP
2 2 (10.53%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) Google
3 1 (5.26%) Snow
3 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds
3 1 (5.26%) Sophos