Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 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
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 41 38
Rank change year-on-year +26 -3 +14
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 51 16 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 10.14% 2.92% 3.25%
As % of the Cloud Services category 43.97% 26.23% 33.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 7
Bracknell median daily rate £420 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.18% -10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £400 £400 £353
90th Percentile £438 £475 £528
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £433 £500
% change year-on-year +9.83% -13.50% +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bracknell median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -

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 116 61 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 23.06% 11.13% 9.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 28 26
Bracknell median daily rate £420 £425 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.18% -8.11% +2.78%
10th Percentile £322 £258 £322
90th Percentile £575 £538 £581
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £438 £438
% change year-on-year +2.86% - +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bracknell median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £14.00 £18.03
% change year-on-year +42.86% -22.35% +24.34%

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

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 24 (47.06%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (37.25%) Node.js
3 18 (35.29%) Visual Studio Team System
3 18 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (31.37%) Microsoft
5 16 (31.37%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (31.37%) GitHub
5 16 (31.37%) React
6 15 (29.41%) Serverless
6 15 (29.41%) Mobile App
6 15 (29.41%) Windows
7 14 (27.45%) TDD
7 14 (27.45%) Mobile Application Development
7 14 (27.45%) SaaS
8 13 (25.49%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (25.49%) Logistics
9 12 (23.53%) Scrum
10 11 (21.57%) AngularJS
10 11 (21.57%) Microservices
11 10 (19.61%) Mobile Development
11 10 (19.61%) PowerShell
11 10 (19.61%) PKI
11 10 (19.61%) Bash Shell
11 10 (19.61%) Linux
12 9 (17.65%) HTML
12 9 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (17.65%) Pair Programming
12 9 (17.65%) PaaS
12 9 (17.65%) Mocha

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 5 (9.80%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 24 (47.06%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (31.37%) GitHub
3 15 (29.41%) Serverless
4 14 (27.45%) SaaS
5 9 (17.65%) PaaS
6 7 (13.73%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (13.73%) Azure Functions
7 5 (9.80%) Apigee
7 5 (9.80%) IaaS
8 2 (3.92%) Firebase
9 1 (1.96%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.73%) Firewall
2 5 (9.80%) Network Security
2 5 (9.80%) Skype
2 5 (9.80%) SSL
2 5 (9.80%) TCP/IP
2 5 (9.80%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.73%) Relational Database
2 5 (9.80%) Cosmos DB
2 5 (9.80%) RDBMS
3 4 (7.84%) Big Data
4 2 (3.92%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (35.29%) Visual Studio Team System
2 16 (31.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (17.65%) Jasmine
3 9 (17.65%) Mocha
4 6 (11.76%) JIRA
5 5 (9.80%) Jenkins
5 5 (9.80%) SonarQube
5 5 (9.80%) Subversion
6 3 (5.88%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 24 (47.06%) Developer
2 18 (35.29%) Architect
3 13 (25.49%) Security Architect
4 8 (15.69%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (15.69%) Web Developer
5 7 (13.73%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (13.73%) Domain Architect
5 7 (13.73%) Software Developer
6 6 (11.76%) React Developer
7 5 (9.80%) Azure Developer
7 5 (9.80%) Cloud Architect
7 5 (9.80%) Lead Developer
7 5 (9.80%) Network Architect
7 5 (9.80%) Network Security Architect
8 4 (7.84%) Azure Architect
8 4 (7.84%) HTML Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (7.84%) SQL Developer
9 3 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (5.88%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (37.25%) Node.js
2 16 (31.37%) React
3 11 (21.57%) AngularJS
4 9 (17.65%) HTML
4 9 (17.65%) HTML5
4 9 (17.65%) Jest
4 9 (17.65%) REST
5 8 (15.69%) jQuery
6 7 (13.73%) .NET
7 6 (11.76%) .NET Framework
8 5 (9.80%) JSON
8 5 (9.80%) Natural Language Processing
8 5 (9.80%) RESTful
8 5 (9.80%) SAML
8 5 (9.80%) SignalR
8 5 (9.80%) SOAP
8 5 (9.80%) WebSockets
8 5 (9.80%) XML
9 3 (5.88%) CSS
10 2 (3.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (29.41%) Mobile App
2 10 (19.61%) PKI
3 4 (7.84%) Life Science
4 3 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (29.41%) Windows
2 10 (19.61%) Linux
3 5 (9.80%) CentOS
3 5 (9.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (27.45%) Mobile Application Development
2 14 (27.45%) TDD
3 13 (25.49%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (25.49%) Logistics
4 12 (23.53%) Scrum
5 11 (21.57%) Microservices
6 10 (19.61%) Mobile Development
7 9 (17.65%) Pair Programming
7 9 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (15.69%) DevOps
8 8 (15.69%) Web Development
9 7 (13.73%) Deployment Automation
10 5 (9.80%) BDD
10 5 (9.80%) Conversational UI
10 5 (9.80%) Data Analytics
10 5 (9.80%) Machine Learning
10 5 (9.80%) Sentiment Analysis
10 5 (9.80%) SIEM
10 5 (9.80%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 10 (19.61%) Bash Shell
2 10 (19.61%) PowerShell
3 9 (17.65%) TypeScript
4 8 (15.69%) SQL
5 7 (13.73%) C#
6 5 (9.80%) Java
6 5 (9.80%) Python
6 5 (9.80%) R
7 1 (1.96%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 5 (9.80%) Active Directory
1 5 (9.80%) Docker
1 5 (9.80%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (15.69%) FortiGate
2 5 (9.80%) Ansible
2 5 (9.80%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (9.80%) Puppet
2 5 (9.80%) Single Sign-On
2 5 (9.80%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 5 (9.80%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (31.37%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.69%) CheckPoint
2 8 (15.69%) VMware
3 7 (13.73%) Juniper
3 7 (13.73%) Palo Alto
4 5 (9.80%) Forcepoint
4 5 (9.80%) LogRhythm
4 5 (9.80%) McAfee
4 5 (9.80%) Red Hat
4 5 (9.80%) ServiceNow
4 5 (9.80%) Symantec
5 3 (5.88%) Fujitsu
6 2 (3.92%) Google
7 1 (1.96%) Xamarin