Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 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 19 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)
East Midlands > Derbyshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 33 53
Rank change year-on-year -7 +20 -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 23 20 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 4.15% 3.68% 0.94%
As % of the Cloud Services category 47.92% 38.46% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 3
Derbyshire median daily rate £423 £475 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.05% +58.33% -
10th Percentile £328 £330 £240
90th Percentile £459 £578 £360
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £513 £388
% change year-on-year -21.95% +32.26% -4.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Derbyshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £40.00 - -

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 Derbyshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Derbyshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 48 52 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 8.66% 9.58% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 20 4
Derbyshire median daily rate £310 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.06% +30.77% -5.80%
10th Percentile £218 £311 £248
90th Percentile £450 £576 £410
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £425 £367
% change year-on-year -5.88% +15.72% -8.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Derbyshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.29 £17.75 £12.50
% change year-on-year -13.85% +42.00% -47.92%

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Derbyshire

Microsoft Azure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Azure in Derbyshire

Microsoft Azure
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Derbyshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Azure in Derbyshire

Microsoft Azure
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Derbyshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
Derby -13 15 £423 -11.05% 5
Chesterfield - 3 £413 -
Microsoft Azure
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 6 (26.09%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) IaaS
3 5 (21.74%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (21.74%) PaaS
3 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
3 5 (21.74%) Windows
4 4 (17.39%) .NET
4 4 (17.39%) C#
4 4 (17.39%) Python
4 4 (17.39%) Finance
4 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
4 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
4 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
4 4 (17.39%) Analytics
4 4 (17.39%) Security Operations
5 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
5 3 (13.04%) Mobile App
5 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (13.04%) Degree
5 3 (13.04%) Security Architecture
5 3 (13.04%) MVC
5 3 (13.04%) Service Management
5 3 (13.04%) Change Management
5 3 (13.04%) C++
5 3 (13.04%) Java
5 3 (13.04%) Linux
5 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 (8.70%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) MQSeries
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.35%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) IaaS
2 5 (21.74%) Azure Active Directory
2 5 (21.74%) PaaS
3 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (8.70%) Office 365
4 1 (4.35%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Firewall
1 2 (8.70%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (4.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (4.35%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.35%) Data Lake
3 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
3 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.70%) git-flow
2 2 (8.70%) MSTest
2 2 (8.70%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (8.70%) TeamCity
2 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (17.39%) Consultant
1 4 (17.39%) Developer
2 3 (13.04%) .NET Developer
2 3 (13.04%) Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Architect
2 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 3 (13.04%) Azure Architect
2 3 (13.04%) Azure Consultant
2 3 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (13.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (13.04%) C# Developer
2 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Applications Support
3 2 (8.70%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Data Scientist
3 2 (8.70%) Security Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) .NET
2 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
3 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
3 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (8.70%) Entity Framework
3 2 (8.70%) Sass
4 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.35%) Ember.js
4 1 (4.35%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (4.35%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (13.04%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.70%) Public Cloud
3 1 (4.35%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.70%) VMS
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Analytics
1 4 (17.39%) Security Operations
1 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
2 3 (13.04%) Change Management
2 3 (13.04%) MVC
2 3 (13.04%) Security Architecture
2 3 (13.04%) Service Management
3 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
3 2 (8.70%) DevOps
3 2 (8.70%) ETL
3 2 (8.70%) Front End Development
3 2 (8.70%) ITIL
3 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
3 2 (8.70%) Migration
3 2 (8.70%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (8.70%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 2 (8.70%) Physics
3 2 (8.70%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) C#
2 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
2 4 (17.39%) Python
3 3 (13.04%) C++
3 3 (13.04%) Java
4 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.70%) MATLAB
4 2 (8.70%) R
4 2 (8.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 1 (4.35%) CCSP
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (4.35%) DBS Check
2 1 (4.35%) MCSA
2 1 (4.35%) MCSE
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) Adobe
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco
3 1 (4.35%) IBM
3 1 (4.35%) Juniper
3 1 (4.35%) McAfee
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.35%) Symantec