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The median contractor rate for an Azure Engineer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 2 July 2022.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Engineer
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
2 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 69 51 46
Rank change year-on-year -18 -5 +40
Contract jobs requiring an Azure Engineer 2 1 8
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.25% 0.18% 1.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.20% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
10th Percentile - - £360
25th Percentile - £425 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £450 £438
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.86% +25.00%
75th Percentile - £475 £456
90th Percentile - - £475
East of England median daily rate £550 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +22.22% -5.26% -5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 715 501 441
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 89.04% 92.27% 93.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 295 273
10th Percentile £200 £153 £263
25th Percentile £313 £254 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £400 £450
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +1.12%
75th Percentile £538 £500 £550
90th Percentile £650 £592 £610
East of England median daily rate £468 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +13.39% -2.94% -4.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 180 116 32
10th Percentile £12.50 - £12.13
25th Percentile £13.25 £12.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £15.50
Median % change year-on-year +7.41% -12.90% -2.42%
75th Percentile £18.13 £16.50 £17.63
90th Percentile £32.63 £19.44 £34.80
East of England median hourly rate £19.28 £16.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +20.50% -13.51% +15.63%

Azure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings that featured Azure Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Azure Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Azure Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Azure Engineer in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for Azure Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Azure Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Azure Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 2 July 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Cambridge - 2 £500 - 6
Azure Engineer
East of England

Azure Engineer Skill Set
Top 16 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2022, Azure Engineer contract jobs required 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Azure Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Azure
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) TypeScript
2 1 (50.00%) Rust
2 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (50.00%) Grafana
2 1 (50.00%) SystmOne
2 1 (50.00%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (50.00%) Prometheus
2 1 (50.00%) Argo
2 1 (50.00%) FHIR
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) HL7

Azure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Azure
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Electronic Patient Records
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) FHIR
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Rust
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) HL7
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Argo
1 1 (50.00%) Grafana
1 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (50.00%) Prometheus