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 3 months to 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 - 34
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 11 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 3.89% - 0.45%
As % of the Cloud Services category 44.00% - 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
Median daily rate £423 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £440 £375
% change year-on-year -2.27% +17.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year +18.75% +1.26%  

Microsoft Azure is in the cloud computing skills category. The next 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.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Derbyshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 25 8 2
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 8.83% 3.88% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 5 1
Median daily rate £410 £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.48% +12.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £395
% change year-on-year - +13.92%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £17.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year +70.58% -33.33%  

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 3 months to 28 June 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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby - 7 £423 - 5
Chesterfield - 1 £450 -
Microsoft Azure
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
3 5 (26.32%) Python
3 5 (26.32%) Migration
3 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
4 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (21.05%) Degree
4 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
4 4 (21.05%) SQL
4 4 (21.05%) C#
4 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (15.79%) C++
5 3 (15.79%) Java
5 3 (15.79%) .NET
5 3 (15.79%) Windows
5 3 (15.79%) Mathematics
5 3 (15.79%) Physics
5 3 (15.79%) VMware
5 3 (15.79%) Identity Management
5 3 (15.79%) Apache Spark
5 3 (15.79%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (15.79%) HDInsight
5 3 (15.79%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (15.79%) Power BI
5 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (15.79%) Office 365
5 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (15.79%) R

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 3 (15.79%) Apache Spark
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) MQSeries
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (15.79%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (15.79%) Office 365
2 2 (10.53%) Azure Data Factory
2 2 (10.53%) Azure Machine Learning
2 2 (10.53%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
1 1 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (15.79%) HDInsight
2 3 (15.79%) Power BI
3 2 (10.53%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.26%) Apache Hive
4 1 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (5.26%) Big Data
4 1 (5.26%) Data Mining
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (5.26%) git-flow
3 1 (5.26%) MSTest
3 1 (5.26%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.26%) Aerospace
1 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Architect
1 4 (21.05%) Consultant
1 4 (21.05%) Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Azure Architect
2 3 (15.79%) Azure Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Active Directory Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Data Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Data Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Data Migration Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Migration Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
2 2 (10.53%) Entity Framework
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (5.26%) CSS
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
3 1 (5.26%) jQuery
3 1 (5.26%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.26%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Migration
2 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
3 3 (15.79%) Analytics
3 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (15.79%) Identity Management
3 3 (15.79%) Mathematics
3 3 (15.79%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (15.79%) Physics
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) DevOps
4 2 (10.53%) ETL
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) Machine Learning
4 2 (10.53%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.26%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) Python
2 4 (21.05%) C#
2 4 (21.05%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) C++
3 3 (15.79%) Java
3 3 (15.79%) R
4 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.53%) MATLAB
4 2 (10.53%) Scala
5 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) MCITP
2 2 (10.53%) MCSE
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) AirWatch
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (10.53%) XenMobile
2 1 (5.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) VMware
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix
4 1 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) NetApp
4 1 (5.26%) Rackspace
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