Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 30 49
Rank change year-on-year +3 +19 +5
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 18 20 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 5.17% 5.45% 2.71%
As % of the Cloud Services category 31.03% 51.28% 37.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 13
Brighton median daily rate £350 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £323 £300 £315
90th Percentile £438 £388 £360
East Sussex median daily rate £350 £325 £360
% change year-on-year +7.69% -9.72% +10.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Brighton median hourly rate - - -
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -

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 Brighton with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Brighton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 58 39 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 16.67% 10.63% 7.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 21 29
Brighton median daily rate £350 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +4.62% -13.33%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £220
90th Percentile £475 £456 £360
East Sussex median daily rate £375 £380 £330
% change year-on-year -1.32% +15.15% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Brighton median hourly rate - - -
East Sussex median hourly rate - £21.75 -

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

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

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 21 November 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 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) .NET
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) Windows
3 5 (27.78%) CRM
3 5 (27.78%) Oracle
3 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
3 5 (27.78%) Office 365
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
4 4 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (22.22%) Email Migration
4 4 (22.22%) Azure SQL Database
4 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
4 4 (22.22%) Citrix
4 4 (22.22%) Migration
5 3 (16.67%) Firewall
5 3 (16.67%) XenApp
5 3 (16.67%) Coaching
5 3 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
6 2 (11.11%) Protractor
6 2 (11.11%) Network Virtualisation
6 2 (11.11%) BDD
6 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
6 2 (11.11%) VLAN
6 2 (11.11%) SpecFlow
6 2 (11.11%) Web Development
6 2 (11.11%) Selenium
6 2 (11.11%) Network Security

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 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Office 365
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (11.11%) Network Security
2 2 (11.11%) VLAN
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.56%) DNS
3 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (5.56%) Power BI
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Protractor
1 2 (11.11%) Selenium
1 2 (11.11%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Support
3 4 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Web Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Web Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Applications Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Applications Support
5 2 (11.11%) Developer in Test
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Technician
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Technician
5 2 (11.11%) Support Technician
5 2 (11.11%) Web Applications Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Web Applications Support
6 1 (5.56%) Azure Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Azure Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Office 365 Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) CRM
2 4 (22.22%) Email Migration
2 4 (22.22%) Migration
3 3 (16.67%) Coaching
3 3 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (11.11%) BDD
4 2 (11.11%) Network Virtualisation
4 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 2 (11.11%) Web Development
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.56%) Data Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) C#
2 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 4 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (5.56%) NetCrunch
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle
3 4 (22.22%) Citrix
4 2 (11.11%) VMware
5 1 (5.56%) 3PAR
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco
5 1 (5.56%) EMC
5 1 (5.56%) HP
5 1 (5.56%) LANDesk
5 1 (5.56%) Palo Alto
5 1 (5.56%) Splunk