The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton 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 3 months to 23 June 2017 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)
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 - 30
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 5 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 2.62% - 3.89%
As % of the Cloud Services category 22.73% - 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 9
Median daily rate £450 - £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -2.77% +20.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.75% -  

Microsoft Azure is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Brighton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 22 10 14
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 11.52% 5.15% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 13
Median daily rate £471 £425 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.70% +28.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £425 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £445 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £16.14 £26.75
% change year-on-year +79.64% -39.65%  

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton citing Microsoft Azure as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Brighton

Microsoft Azure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Azure in Brighton

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 10 (83.33%) C#
2 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) .NET
4 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
5 4 (33.33%) CSS
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 4 (33.33%) SQL
5 4 (33.33%) HTML
5 4 (33.33%) Finance
5 4 (33.33%) Selenium
5 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 4 (33.33%) BDD
5 4 (33.33%) SpecFlow
5 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 4 (33.33%) Protractor
6 3 (25.00%) React
6 3 (25.00%) SOLID
6 3 (25.00%) TypeScript
6 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (25.00%) TDD
6 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 2 (16.67%) Migration
7 2 (16.67%) MVC
7 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
7 2 (16.67%) Fintech
7 2 (16.67%) Peer-to-Peer Lending
7 2 (16.67%) Office 365
7 2 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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 1 (8.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Protractor
1 4 (33.33%) Selenium
1 4 (33.33%) SpecFlow
2 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (8.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Developer in Test
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Migration Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Migration Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Azure Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Azure DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Microsoft Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 4 (33.33%) CSS
3 4 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (25.00%) React
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Core
5 1 (8.33%) Angular 2
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (8.33%) CSS3
5 1 (8.33%) HTML5
5 1 (8.33%) jQuery
5 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Fintech
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) BDD
1 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 3 (25.00%) SOLID
2 3 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) MVC
3 2 (16.67%) Peer-to-Peer Lending
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) C#
2 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) TypeScript
5 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
5 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
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