Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 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
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 9 16 24
Rank change year-on-year +7 +8 -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 28 18 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 12.07% 9.09% 0.57%
As % of the Cloud Services category 50.00% 52.94% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 15 0
Bath median daily rate £375 £313 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% - -
Somerset median daily rate £475 £338 £400
% change year-on-year +40.74% -15.63% +4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bath median hourly rate - - -
Somerset median hourly rate - £23.50 -

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 56 34 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 24.14% 17.17% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 23 6
Bath median daily rate £375 £325 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -21.21% -
10th Percentile £248 £216 £235
90th Percentile £529 £475 £506
Somerset median daily rate £425 £344 £400
% change year-on-year +23.64% -14.06% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Bath median hourly rate - - £17.00
Somerset median hourly rate - £23.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year - -30.30% -

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 22 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Azure in Bath

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 18 (64.29%) .NET
2 15 (53.57%) SQL Server
3 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (46.43%) ASP.NET
3 13 (46.43%) SQL
4 12 (42.86%) C#
5 11 (39.29%) MVC
6 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
8 8 (28.57%) HTML
8 8 (28.57%) Scrum
9 7 (25.00%) Finance
9 7 (25.00%) MySQL
9 7 (25.00%) CSS
9 7 (25.00%) Visual Studio Team System
9 7 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (25.00%) Test Automation
9 7 (25.00%) .NET Core
10 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (21.43%) HTML5
10 6 (21.43%) T-SQL
10 6 (21.43%) Data Modelling
10 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (17.86%) Data Management
11 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (17.86%) Data Analysis
11 5 (17.86%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (17.86%) RDBMS
11 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Office

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 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.57%) IIS
2 1 (3.57%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) IaaS
1 5 (17.86%) PaaS
2 2 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (7.14%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) LAN
1 1 (3.57%) SAN
1 1 (3.57%) WAN
1 1 (3.57%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (53.57%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.00%) MySQL
3 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (17.86%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (17.86%) RDBMS
4 5 (17.86%) Relational Database
4 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2016
4 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (7.14%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (7.14%) OLAP
6 2 (7.14%) Power BI
7 1 (3.57%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 1 (3.57%) Data Lake
7 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (25.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.57%) Selenium
3 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Electronics
2 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing
2 3 (10.71%) Marketing
2 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Developer
2 14 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (17.86%) DBA
3 5 (17.86%) SQL DBA
4 4 (14.29%) Scrum Master
5 2 (7.14%) Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Azure Developer
5 2 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (7.14%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.57%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.57%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.57%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (64.29%) .NET
2 13 (46.43%) ASP.NET
3 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (28.57%) HTML
5 7 (25.00%) .NET Core
5 7 (25.00%) CSS
6 6 (21.43%) HTML5
7 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Core
8 2 (7.14%) Vue.js
9 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (3.57%) jQuery
9 1 (3.57%) LINQ
9 1 (3.57%) LINQ to SQL
9 1 (3.57%) REST
9 1 (3.57%) WCF
9 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Data Structures
2 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Fintech
3 1 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) Windows
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (39.29%) MVC
3 8 (28.57%) Scrum
4 7 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 6 (21.43%) Data Modelling
6 5 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (17.86%) Data Analysis
6 5 (17.86%) Data Management
7 4 (14.29%) Open Source
7 4 (14.29%) TDD
7 4 (14.29%) User Stories
8 3 (10.71%) DevOps
8 3 (10.71%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (10.71%) Programme Management
9 2 (7.14%) BDD
9 2 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (7.14%) High Availability
9 2 (7.14%) Microservices
9 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) SQL
2 12 (42.86%) C#
3 6 (21.43%) T-SQL
4 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
5 2 (7.14%) Java
6 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) SAP
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco
3 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.57%) VMware