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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 22 23 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 -  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 7 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 5.11% 3.70% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 41.18% 70.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -57.85% +40.00%  

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 17 10 6
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 12.41% 5.29% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 2
Median daily rate £400 £315 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.98% -18.70%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -12.79% -13.35%  

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

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 18 (75.00%) C#
1 18 (75.00%) .NET
2 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
3 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 10 (41.67%) MVC
5 9 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (33.33%) CSS
6 8 (33.33%) HTML
7 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
7 7 (29.17%) AngularJS
7 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
7 7 (29.17%) React
8 6 (25.00%) Ansible
8 6 (25.00%) .NET Core
8 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 5 (20.83%) SQL
9 5 (20.83%) Node.js
10 4 (16.67%) VB.NET
10 4 (16.67%) Games
10 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
10 4 (16.67%) CircleCI
10 4 (16.67%) Docker
10 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (16.67%) Front End Development
11 3 (12.50%) User Experience
11 3 (12.50%) SOLID
11 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 3 (12.50%) TypeScript
11 3 (12.50%) Finance
11 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development

Microsoft Azure
Top Related 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 2 (8.33%) CMS
1 2 (8.33%) DNN
2 1 (4.17%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 9 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
2 4 (16.67%) CircleCI
3 1 (4.17%) AppVeyor
3 1 (4.17%) Subversion
3 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (16.67%) Games
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Developer
2 12 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Migration Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Migration Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Angular Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Azure Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Junior
6 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (75.00%) .NET
2 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (33.33%) CSS
3 8 (33.33%) HTML
4 7 (29.17%) AngularJS
4 7 (29.17%) React
5 6 (25.00%) .NET Core
6 5 (20.83%) Node.js
7 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 3 (12.50%) HTML5
9 2 (8.33%) Angular 2
9 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (8.33%) CSS3
9 2 (8.33%) jQuery
9 2 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (8.33%) Web Services
10 1 (4.17%) XML
10 1 (4.17%) XSD
10 1 (4.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) User Experience
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Fintech
3 1 (4.17%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Android
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
1 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) MVC
2 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (16.67%) Front End Development
3 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.50%) SOLID
3 3 (12.50%) TDD
4 2 (8.33%) DevOps
4 2 (8.33%) Migration
4 2 (8.33%) Peer-to-Peer Lending
4 2 (8.33%) Scrum
4 2 (8.33%) SDLC
5 1 (4.17%) Android Development
5 1 (4.17%) iOS Development
5 1 (4.17%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) C#
2 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.83%) SQL
4 4 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 3 (12.50%) TypeScript
6 1 (4.17%) C++
6 1 (4.17%) Java
6 1 (4.17%) Python
6 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Docker
2 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) Ansible
2 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) Xamarin