Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 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 19 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)
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 38 37
Rank change year-on-year +21 -1 +15
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 40 12 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 10.00% 2.32% 3.73%
As % of the Cloud Services category 51.28% 20.34% 45.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 9
Bracknell median daily rate £420 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.00% +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £370 £390 £358
90th Percentile £558 £598 £533
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bracknell median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - £37.50 -

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 Bracknell with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Bracknell
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 78 59 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 19.50% 11.41% 8.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 30 30
Bracknell median daily rate £420 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% - +6.51%
10th Percentile £360 £230 £329
90th Percentile £568 £551 £543
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bracknell median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £12.50 £19.61
% change year-on-year +60.00% -36.26% +35.24%

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Bracknell

Microsoft Azure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Azure in Bracknell

Microsoft Azure
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Bracknell over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Azure in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 19 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 18 (45.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 17 (42.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (42.50%) Serverless
3 16 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (32.50%) SaaS
5 13 (32.50%) Node.js
5 13 (32.50%) React
6 12 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (30.00%) Logistics
7 11 (27.50%) TDD
7 11 (27.50%) GitHub
8 10 (25.00%) Mobile App
8 10 (25.00%) Mobile Development
8 10 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (22.50%) Web Development
9 9 (22.50%) Windows
9 9 (22.50%) DevOps
9 9 (22.50%) Deployment Automation
10 8 (20.00%) Terraform
10 8 (20.00%) Microservices
10 8 (20.00%) AngularJS
10 8 (20.00%) TypeScript
10 8 (20.00%) Docker
10 8 (20.00%) PowerShell
10 8 (20.00%) REST
10 8 (20.00%) Linux
10 8 (20.00%) Migration
10 8 (20.00%) Scrum

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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 3 (7.50%) IIS
2 1 (2.50%) CMS
2 1 (2.50%) Kentico
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Final Cut Pro
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.50%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 17 (42.50%) Serverless
2 16 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (32.50%) SaaS
4 11 (27.50%) GitHub
5 6 (15.00%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (15.00%) Azure Functions
6 3 (7.50%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (7.50%) IaaS
6 3 (7.50%) Office 365
7 2 (5.00%) Firebase
8 1 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (2.50%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 5 (12.50%) VPN
2 3 (7.50%) Firewall
3 1 (2.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) Relational Database
2 5 (12.50%) Cosmos DB
2 5 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.00%) Big Data
3 2 (5.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.50%) MySQL
4 1 (2.50%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 18 (45.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 17 (42.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (15.00%) Jasmine
3 6 (15.00%) Mocha
4 3 (7.50%) Bitbucket
4 3 (7.50%) Vagrant
5 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (12.50%) Games
2 2 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (42.50%) Developer
2 9 (22.50%) Web Developer
3 8 (20.00%) Architect
4 6 (15.00%) Cloud Architect
4 6 (15.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Lead Architect
6 4 (10.00%) Data Centre Architect
6 4 (10.00%) Lead Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Migration Architect
6 4 (10.00%) React Developer
7 3 (7.50%) .NET Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Angular Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Azure Developer
7 3 (7.50%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (7.50%) C# Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Lead .NET Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Lead C# Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (32.50%) Node.js
1 13 (32.50%) React
2 8 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 8 (20.00%) REST
3 7 (17.50%) .NET
3 7 (17.50%) HTML
4 6 (15.00%) .NET Framework
4 6 (15.00%) CSS
4 6 (15.00%) Jest
5 5 (12.50%) SAML
6 4 (10.00%) HTML5
6 4 (10.00%) Web Services
7 3 (7.50%) jQuery
8 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.50%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 7 (17.50%) Life Science
3 6 (15.00%) Data Centre
4 5 (12.50%) PKI
5 3 (7.50%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (7.50%) Public Cloud
5 3 (7.50%) User Experience
6 1 (2.50%) Graphic Design
6 1 (2.50%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 9 (22.50%) Windows
2 8 (20.00%) Linux
3 3 (7.50%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (30.00%) Logistics
3 11 (27.50%) TDD
4 10 (25.00%) Mobile Development
4 10 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (22.50%) Deployment Automation
5 9 (22.50%) DevOps
5 9 (22.50%) Web Development
6 8 (20.00%) Microservices
6 8 (20.00%) Migration
6 8 (20.00%) Scrum
7 6 (15.00%) Mobile Application Development
7 6 (15.00%) Pair Programming
8 5 (12.50%) BDD
8 5 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (7.50%) Load Balancing
9 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
9 3 (7.50%) OO
Programming Languages
1 15 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 8 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 8 (20.00%) TypeScript
3 7 (17.50%) C#
4 6 (15.00%) Python
5 5 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 3 (7.50%) SQL
7 1 (2.50%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.00%) MCSE
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (20.00%) Docker
2 5 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (20.00%) Terraform
2 5 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (12.50%) Puppet
2 5 (12.50%) Single Sign-On
3 3 (7.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) Google
1 3 (7.50%) Xamarin
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft