Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 24 29
Rank change year-on-year +8 +5 -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 16 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 8.70% 3.59% 1.93%
As % of the Cloud Services category 41.03% 31.82% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 4
Bath median daily rate £394 £363 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.62% - -
10th Percentile £223 £271 £320
90th Percentile £585 £475 £388
Somerset median daily rate £425 £400 £900
% change year-on-year +6.25% -55.56% +193.88%
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 39 22 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 21.20% 11.28% 4.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 19 8
Bath median daily rate £388 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +10.34% +38.10%
10th Percentile £213 £313 £180
90th Percentile £559 £575 £448
Somerset median daily rate £413 £400 £381
% change year-on-year +3.13% +4.92% +27.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Bath median hourly rate £17.00 - -
Somerset median hourly rate £17.00 £48.75 £33.00
% change year-on-year -65.13% +47.73% -

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 21 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Azure in Bath

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 8 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) C#
3 5 (31.25%) Scrum
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (18.75%) PaaS
5 3 (18.75%) Office 365
5 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (18.75%) IaaS
5 3 (18.75%) User Stories
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
5 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
5 3 (18.75%) Windows
5 3 (18.75%) TDD
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Sophos
6 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (12.50%) MVC
6 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
6 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
6 2 (12.50%) CSS
6 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 2 (12.50%) MySQL

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) IaaS
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
1 3 (18.75%) PaaS
2 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (6.25%) G Suite
3 1 (6.25%) OneDrive
3 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DHCP
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
1 1 (6.25%) eduroam
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) Network Security
1 1 (6.25%) Skype
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (12.50%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.25%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (6.25%) Electronics
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Scrum Master
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) DBA
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) SQL DBA
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) PHP Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Server Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
2 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Core
3 2 (12.50%) CSS
3 2 (12.50%) HTML
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Core
4 1 (6.25%) Angular 2
4 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (6.25%) CSS3
4 1 (6.25%) HTML5
4 1 (6.25%) jQuery
4 1 (6.25%) Laravel
4 1 (6.25%) Symfony
4 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
1 1 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (6.25%) Private Cloud
1 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.25%) Android
3 1 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Scrum
2 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (18.75%) TDD
3 3 (18.75%) User Stories
4 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Data Management
4 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 2 (12.50%) MVC
4 2 (12.50%) Open Source
5 1 (6.25%) API Development
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
5 1 (6.25%) MODAF
5 1 (6.25%) SDLC
5 1 (6.25%) Software Asset Management
5 1 (6.25%) Time Management
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) C#
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.25%) PHP
4 1 (6.25%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Shibboleth
2 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Sophos
3 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) Google
3 1 (6.25%) Juniper
3 1 (6.25%) Mitel
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.25%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) Snow
3 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds
3 1 (6.25%) VMware