Period
to 13 December 2018

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 13 December 2018 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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 24 26
Rank change year-on-year +15 +2 +19
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 29 22 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 13.00% 5.34% 5.49%
As % of the Cloud Services category 52.73% 56.41% 42.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 10
Derby median daily rate £450 - £513
10th Percentile £324 - £334
90th Percentile £539 - £576
Derbyshire median daily rate £338 £413 £513
% change year-on-year -18.18% -19.51% +70.83%
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 55 39 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 24.66% 9.47% 13.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 7 18
Derby median daily rate £463 £340 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.03% -26.49% +32.14%
10th Percentile £150 £276 £308
90th Percentile £539 £563 £579
Derbyshire median daily rate £425 £310 £438
% change year-on-year +37.10% -29.14% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Derby median hourly rate £30.00 - -
Derbyshire median hourly rate £30.00 - -

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 13 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Azure in Derby

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, 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 15 (51.72%) PaaS
2 13 (44.83%) Cisco
3 12 (41.38%) Visual Studio Team System
3 12 (41.38%) PowerShell
3 12 (41.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (41.38%) SABSA
4 10 (34.48%) Security Architecture
4 10 (34.48%) Data Acquisition
4 10 (34.48%) F5
5 9 (31.03%) Manufacturing
6 8 (27.59%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 7 (24.14%) Jenkins
7 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
7 7 (24.14%) SQL
8 6 (20.69%) Windows
8 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
8 6 (20.69%) IaaS
8 6 (20.69%) Windows Server
9 5 (17.24%) Runbook
9 5 (17.24%) VMware
9 5 (17.24%) SCCM
10 4 (13.79%) Migration
10 4 (13.79%) ITIL
11 3 (10.34%) Web Filtering
11 3 (10.34%) DevOps
11 3 (10.34%) Kalman Filter
11 3 (10.34%) Office 365
11 3 (10.34%) ServiceNow
11 3 (10.34%) High Availability
11 3 (10.34%) Change Control

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 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.45%) IIS
3 1 (3.45%) MQSeries
Cloud Services
1 15 (51.72%) PaaS
2 6 (20.69%) IaaS
3 3 (10.34%) Office 365
4 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (3.45%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (6.90%) Firewall
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco Firepower
3 1 (3.45%) DHCP
3 1 (3.45%) DNS
3 1 (3.45%) Internet
3 1 (3.45%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
1 3 (10.34%) Azure SQL Database
1 3 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.45%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) Visual Studio Team System
2 7 (24.14%) Jenkins
3 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (31.03%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Architect
2 11 (37.93%) Security Architect
3 4 (13.79%) Azure Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Azure Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) IT Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Azure Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Cloud Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Network Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.45%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
1 1 (3.45%) ADSI
1 1 (3.45%) JSON
1 1 (3.45%) LDAP
1 1 (3.45%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.45%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Windows
1 6 (20.69%) Windows Server
2 3 (10.34%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) VMS
2 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Disaster Recovery
1 12 (41.38%) SABSA
2 10 (34.48%) Data Acquisition
2 10 (34.48%) Security Architecture
3 8 (27.59%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 5 (17.24%) Runbook
5 4 (13.79%) ITIL
5 4 (13.79%) Migration
6 3 (10.34%) Change Control
6 3 (10.34%) DevOps
6 3 (10.34%) High Availability
6 3 (10.34%) ITSM
6 3 (10.34%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (10.34%) Operations Management
6 3 (10.34%) Web Filtering
7 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.90%) Analytics
7 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 2 (6.90%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (6.90%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) PowerShell
2 7 (24.14%) SQL
3 1 (3.45%) C#
3 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) CCNA
1 3 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (6.90%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) SCCM
2 1 (3.45%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.45%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Cisco
2 10 (34.48%) F5
3 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
4 5 (17.24%) VMware
5 3 (10.34%) Citrix
5 3 (10.34%) ServiceNow
6 2 (6.90%) McAfee
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle