Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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 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)
South London > Croydon
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 71 48
Rank change year-on-year +5 -23 -16
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 30 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 3.55% 1.33% 1.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.14% 8.64% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 4 1
Croydon median daily rate £500 £365 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.99% -11.52% +21.32%
10th Percentile £419 £321 £406
90th Percentile £644 £445 £419
South London median daily rate £525 £375 £383
% change year-on-year +40.00% -1.96% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Croydon median hourly rate - - -
South London 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 Croydon with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Croydon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 175 81 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 20.71% 15.40% 8.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 31 17
Croydon median daily rate £500 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +2.94% -38.52%
10th Percentile £390 £305 £270
90th Percentile £683 £523 £460
South London median daily rate £525 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +16.67% +12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Croydon median hourly rate - - -
South London median hourly rate - £20.00 £110.00
% change year-on-year - -81.82% +714.81%

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Croydon

Microsoft Azure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Azure in Croydon

Microsoft Azure
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Croydon over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Azure in Croydon

For the 6 months to 20 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (40.00%) Java
3 10 (33.33%) Ansible
4 9 (30.00%) Microservices
4 9 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (26.67%) Oracle
6 7 (23.33%) MySQL
6 7 (23.33%) WebLogic
6 7 (23.33%) OO
6 7 (23.33%) Tomcat
6 7 (23.33%) Scrum
6 7 (23.33%) Finance
6 7 (23.33%) MSTest
6 7 (23.33%) Puppet
6 7 (23.33%) NoSQL
6 7 (23.33%) OpenStack
6 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
6 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
6 7 (23.33%) TDD
6 7 (23.33%) NUnit
6 7 (23.33%) WebSphere
6 7 (23.33%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 5 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (16.67%) Data Modelling
8 5 (16.67%) Data Management
8 5 (16.67%) Master Data Management
9 4 (13.33%) Analytics

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 7 (23.33%) OpenStack
1 7 (23.33%) Tomcat
1 7 (23.33%) WebLogic
1 7 (23.33%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) IaaS
2 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Software-Defined Networking
2 2 (6.67%) SAN
2 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (23.33%) MySQL
2 7 (23.33%) NoSQL
3 5 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 3 (10.00%) Power BI
6 2 (6.67%) Couchbase
7 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
7 1 (3.33%) DocumentDB
7 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) MSTest
1 7 (23.33%) NUnit
2 3 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (10.00%) JMeter
2 3 (10.00%) Protractor
3 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Architect
2 9 (30.00%) Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Java Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Data Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Security Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Automation Tester
5 3 (10.00%) Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) Technical Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Tester
6 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Product Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Windows Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Azure Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Cloud Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Developer in Test
7 1 (3.33%) Power BI Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) .NET
2 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (6.67%) RESTEasy
2 2 (6.67%) Web Services
3 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (3.33%) DHTML
3 1 (3.33%) HTML
3 1 (3.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (3.33%) MDX
3 1 (3.33%) REST
3 1 (3.33%) WCF
3 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) iPad
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.67%) Smart Meter
3 1 (3.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Linux
1 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (6.67%) SUSE
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
1 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (30.00%) Microservices
4 7 (23.33%) OO
4 7 (23.33%) Scrum
4 7 (23.33%) TDD
5 5 (16.67%) Data Management
5 5 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 5 (16.67%) Master Data Management
6 4 (13.33%) Analytics
6 4 (13.33%) CQRS
6 4 (13.33%) Risk Management
7 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (10.00%) Data Architecture
7 3 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (10.00%) OWASP
7 3 (10.00%) Test Automation
7 3 (10.00%) Validation
7 3 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) Java
2 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.00%) VBScript
4 2 (6.67%) C++
4 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.67%) Python
4 2 (6.67%) SQL
4 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.33%) C#
5 1 (3.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 2 (6.67%) CEH
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.67%) CISM
2 2 (6.67%) CISSP
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) GDPR
2 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (33.33%) Ansible
2 7 (23.33%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (23.33%) Puppet
3 3 (10.00%) Kibana
4 2 (6.67%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Oracle
2 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) EMC
3 2 (6.67%) NetApp
3 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.67%) VMware
4 1 (3.33%) Dell