Period
to 27 May 2018

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 27 May 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)
East Midlands > Derbyshire
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 46 48
Rank change year-on-year +21 +2 +4
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 35 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 7.37% 2.64% 0.22%
As % of the Cloud Services category 53.85% 37.84% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 9 1
Derbyshire median daily rate £424 £550 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.95% +120.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £291 £345 £225
90th Percentile £531 £593 £275
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £424 £550
% change year-on-year -5.60% -22.95% +50.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Derbyshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £12.25 - -

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 65 37 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 13.68% 6.97% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 25 9
Derbyshire median daily rate £410 £423 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.96% +30.00% +8.33%
10th Percentile £213 £283 £225
90th Percentile £548 £559 £505
East Midlands median daily rate £403 £400 £406
% change year-on-year +0.63% -1.54% +15.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Derbyshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £11.00 £10.75 £11.61
% change year-on-year +2.33% -7.39% -35.51%

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 27 May 2018.

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 27 May 2018. 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 +29 29 £444 -19.32% 8
Chesterfield - 1 £145 - 2
Microsoft Azure
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 19 (54.29%) Microsoft
2 12 (34.29%) PowerShell
3 11 (31.43%) SQL
3 11 (31.43%) Windows
4 10 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (25.71%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (25.71%) Active Directory
6 8 (22.86%) Manufacturing
6 8 (22.86%) Analytics
7 7 (20.00%) Office 365
7 7 (20.00%) Migration
7 7 (20.00%) VMS
8 6 (17.14%) Citrix
8 6 (17.14%) Cisco
8 6 (17.14%) McAfee
8 6 (17.14%) Azure Active Directory
8 6 (17.14%) Azure SQL Database
9 5 (14.29%) Windows 7
9 5 (14.29%) IaaS
9 5 (14.29%) Windows 10
9 5 (14.29%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 5 (14.29%) Cisco Firepower
9 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
10 4 (11.43%) SAP
10 4 (11.43%) VBScript
10 4 (11.43%) .NET
10 4 (11.43%) MCP
10 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (11.43%) Internet
10 4 (11.43%) Marketing

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 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) Office 365
2 6 (17.14%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (14.29%) IaaS
4 3 (8.57%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (2.86%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (2.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) Cisco Firepower
2 4 (11.43%) Firewall
2 4 (11.43%) Internet
3 3 (8.57%) VPN
4 2 (5.71%) LAN
4 2 (5.71%) Network Security
4 2 (5.71%) WAN
5 1 (2.86%) DHCP
5 1 (2.86%) DNS
5 1 (2.86%) Kerberos
5 1 (2.86%) SAN
5 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (17.14%) Azure SQL Database
3 5 (14.29%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 4 (11.43%) Power BI
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.86%) DB2
6 1 (2.86%) HDInsight
6 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (2.86%) OLAP
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.86%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (2.86%) QlikView
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Visual Studio Team System
2 3 (8.57%) AdminStudio
2 3 (8.57%) MSI
2 3 (8.57%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.86%) git-flow
3 1 (2.86%) MSTest
3 1 (2.86%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (2.86%) PyCharm
3 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (22.86%) Manufacturing
2 4 (11.43%) Aerospace
2 4 (11.43%) Electronics
2 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Marketing
2 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.57%) Publishing
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (17.14%) Architect
1 6 (17.14%) Developer
2 5 (14.29%) Consultant
3 4 (11.43%) Cloud Consultant
3 4 (11.43%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (8.57%) Applications Packager
4 3 (8.57%) Azure Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Python Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) .NET Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Azure DevOps
5 2 (5.71%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Database Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) IT Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (2.86%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) .NET
2 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
2 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.71%) HTML
3 1 (2.86%) .NET Core
3 1 (2.86%) ADSI
3 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (2.86%) CSS
3 1 (2.86%) CSS3
3 1 (2.86%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (2.86%) jQuery
3 1 (2.86%) LDAP
3 1 (2.86%) LINQ
3 1 (2.86%) React
3 1 (2.86%) Redux
3 1 (2.86%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (5.71%) PKI
2 2 (5.71%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.86%) Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.86%) DataPower
3 1 (2.86%) NHS
3 1 (2.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (31.43%) Windows
2 7 (20.00%) VMS
3 5 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 5 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.86%) Linux
5 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (22.86%) Analytics
3 7 (20.00%) Migration
4 4 (11.43%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (11.43%) Operations Management
4 4 (11.43%) Programme Management
4 4 (11.43%) Runbook
5 3 (8.57%) Application Packaging
5 3 (8.57%) DevOps
5 3 (8.57%) Test Strategy
5 3 (8.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.71%) ETL
6 2 (5.71%) ITIL
6 2 (5.71%) ITSM
6 2 (5.71%) Mathematics
6 2 (5.71%) MVC
6 2 (5.71%) Physics
6 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 12 (34.29%) PowerShell
2 11 (31.43%) SQL
3 4 (11.43%) VBScript
4 3 (8.57%) C#
4 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.57%) Python
5 1 (2.86%) Java
5 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) MCP
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.57%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (8.57%) DBS Check
2 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) Degree
4 1 (2.86%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.86%) PMO
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (25.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.43%) XenApp
3 3 (8.57%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (8.57%) XenDesktop
4 2 (5.71%) Docker
4 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Intune
1 4 (11.43%) SCCM
2 2 (5.71%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (5.71%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (54.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) Cisco
2 6 (17.14%) Citrix
2 6 (17.14%) McAfee
3 4 (11.43%) F5
3 4 (11.43%) SAP
4 3 (8.57%) CheckPoint
4 3 (8.57%) Ivanti
5 2 (5.71%) ServiceNow
5 2 (5.71%) VMware
6 1 (2.86%) Adobe
6 1 (2.86%) Alteryx
6 1 (2.86%) IBM
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle
6 1 (2.86%) Symantec
6 1 (2.86%) Tableau