Period
to 23 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derby 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 23 March 2019 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)
Derbyshire > Derby
6 months to
23 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 8 16 23
Rank change year-on-year +8 +7 +22
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 32 32 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 13.97% 8.70% 6.01%
As % of the Cloud Services category 55.17% 62.75% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 9 14
Derby median daily rate £481 £475 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.32% -13.64% +83.33%
10th Percentile £401 £268 £338
90th Percentile £625 £538 £590
Derbyshire median daily rate £473 £463 £550
% change year-on-year +2.16% -15.91% +120.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Derby median hourly rate - - -
Derbyshire 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 Derby with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Derby
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 58 51 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 25.33% 13.86% 12.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 21 20
Derby median daily rate £481 £450 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.94% -7.69% +39.29%
10th Percentile £245 £213 £338
90th Percentile £625 £563 £588
Derbyshire median daily rate £474 £400 £450
% change year-on-year +18.44% -11.11% +38.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Derby median hourly rate £12.60 - -
Derbyshire median hourly rate £12.60 - -

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Derby

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Derby

Microsoft Azure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derby

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Azure in Derby

Microsoft Azure
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Derby

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Derby over the 6 months to 23 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Azure in Derby

For the 6 months to 23 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned 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 Derby region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 22 (68.75%) PaaS
2 14 (43.75%) Cisco
2 14 (43.75%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (40.63%) Visual Studio Team System
4 12 (37.50%) SABSA
5 10 (31.25%) Security Architecture
5 10 (31.25%) IaaS
5 10 (31.25%) Data Acquisition
6 9 (28.13%) F5
6 9 (28.13%) Manufacturing
7 8 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 7 (21.88%) Jenkins
8 7 (21.88%) SQL
9 6 (18.75%) Public Cloud
10 5 (15.63%) High Availability
10 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
11 4 (12.50%) Linux
11 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
11 4 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
11 4 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
11 4 (12.50%) DevOps
11 4 (12.50%) Threat Modelling
12 3 (9.38%) Cloud Native
12 3 (9.38%) Analytics
12 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
13 2 (6.25%) CCNA
13 2 (6.25%) CISSP
13 2 (6.25%) MCSE
13 2 (6.25%) SharePoint

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derby 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 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) Apache
2 1 (3.13%) Apache Airflow
2 1 (3.13%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.13%) IIS
2 1 (3.13%) MQSeries
Cloud Services
1 22 (68.75%) PaaS
2 10 (31.25%) IaaS
3 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (6.25%) VPN
2 1 (3.13%) Firewall
2 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) Azure SQL Database
1 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.13%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.13%) Big Data
2 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.13%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 13 (40.63%) Visual Studio Team System
2 7 (21.88%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (28.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.13%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.13%) Automotive
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) Architect
2 17 (53.13%) Security Architect
3 7 (21.88%) Azure Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Azure Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Cybersecurity Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Network Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Azure Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Big Data Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Cloud Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Data Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Hadoop Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Network Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Platform Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) JSON
2 1 (3.13%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) PySpark
2 1 (3.13%) React
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Public Cloud
2 3 (9.38%) Cloud Native
3 2 (6.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.13%) PKI
4 1 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.13%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (37.50%) SABSA
3 10 (31.25%) Data Acquisition
3 10 (31.25%) Security Architecture
4 8 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 5 (15.63%) High Availability
6 4 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (12.50%) DevOps
6 4 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (12.50%) Threat Modelling
7 3 (9.38%) Analytics
8 2 (6.25%) Change Control
8 2 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (6.25%) Data Management
8 2 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (6.25%) Migration
8 2 (6.25%) Test Strategy
8 2 (6.25%) Threat Analysis
8 2 (6.25%) Validation
8 2 (6.25%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.13%) Python
3 1 (3.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.25%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 2 (6.25%) CCNA
2 2 (6.25%) CISSP
2 2 (6.25%) MCSE
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.13%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) SCCM
2 1 (3.13%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (3.13%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.13%) Prometheus
2 1 (3.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) Cisco
2 9 (28.13%) F5
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.25%) VMware
5 1 (3.13%) Cloudera
5 1 (3.13%) Google
5 1 (3.13%) Hortonworks
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle
5 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow