Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 42 52
Rank change year-on-year +2 +10 -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 19 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 3.83% 2.22% 0.74%
As % of the Cloud Services category 23.75% 19.35% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 3
Bracknell median daily rate £450 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +8.57% -
10th Percentile £413 £463 £419
90th Percentile £558 £519 £461
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £475 £413
% change year-on-year -5.26% +15.15% -1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bracknell median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £19.38 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year -44.63% - -

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 80 62 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 16.13% 11.46% 6.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 27 10
Bracknell median daily rate £438 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +5.56% +25.87%
10th Percentile £348 £346 £273
90th Percentile £530 £550 £539
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Bracknell median hourly rate £16.50 - £14.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.75 £17.06 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.68% +10.06% -58.67%

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 20 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Azure in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
4 8 (42.11%) Office 365
4 8 (42.11%) DevOps
4 8 (42.11%) Windows 10
5 7 (36.84%) Mentoring
5 7 (36.84%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (36.84%) .NET
5 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
5 7 (36.84%) ITIL
5 7 (36.84%) MCSE
5 7 (36.84%) Unix
5 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (36.84%) Scrum
5 7 (36.84%) TDD
5 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
5 7 (36.84%) Unit Testing
6 6 (31.58%) Windows 7
6 6 (31.58%) Life Science
7 5 (26.32%) XenApp
7 5 (26.32%) XenDesktop
7 5 (26.32%) Citrix
7 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
7 5 (26.32%) ITIL V3
8 4 (21.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 4 (21.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 4 (21.05%) Public Cloud

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:

Cloud Services
1 13 (68.42%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (42.11%) Office 365
3 4 (21.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 4 (21.05%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (21.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (15.79%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) BIG-IP
1 1 (5.26%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Big Data
General
1 1 (5.26%) Banking
1 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Architect
2 6 (31.58%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (26.32%) .NET Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Azure Architect
3 5 (26.32%) Cloud Architect
3 5 (26.32%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 5 (26.32%) Developer
4 4 (21.05%) AWS Architect
4 4 (21.05%) AWS Solutions Architect
4 4 (21.05%) Consultant
4 4 (21.05%) DevOps Developer
5 2 (10.53%) .NET Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Cloud Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) JavaScript Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Management Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Azure Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Office 365 Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) .NET
2 3 (15.79%) React
3 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
3 2 (10.53%) Node.js
3 2 (10.53%) REST
4 1 (5.26%) HTML
4 1 (5.26%) HTML5
4 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Life Science
2 4 (21.05%) Public Cloud
3 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.26%) Fat Client
4 1 (5.26%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Windows 10
3 7 (36.84%) Unix
4 6 (31.58%) Windows 7
5 4 (21.05%) Linux
5 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (10.53%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) DevOps
3 7 (36.84%) ITIL
3 7 (36.84%) Mentoring
3 7 (36.84%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (36.84%) Scrum
3 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
3 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (36.84%) TDD
3 7 (36.84%) Unit Testing
4 5 (26.32%) ITIL V3
4 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
5 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (21.05%) Network Architecture
6 3 (15.79%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 2 (10.53%) Android Development
7 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (10.53%) Identity Management
7 2 (10.53%) SOA
7 2 (10.53%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.53%) TypeScript
3 1 (5.26%) C#
3 1 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) MCSE
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) XenApp
1 5 (26.32%) XenDesktop
2 4 (21.05%) Docker
3 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Ansible
2 1 (5.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (5.26%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Citrix
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) Xamarin
4 1 (5.26%) Dell
4 1 (5.26%) F5
4 1 (5.26%) Ivanti
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) ThinPrint
4 1 (5.26%) Wyse