Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dundee 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 20 January 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)
Scotland > Dundee
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 10 16 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 - +9
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 8 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 14.04% 1.92% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 53.33% 16.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Dundee median daily rate £325 £258 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.21% - -
Scotland median daily rate £450 £425 £330
% change year-on-year +5.88% +28.79% -1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dundee median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 Dundee with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Dundee
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 15 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 26.32% 11.54% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 0
Dundee median daily rate £275 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.67% - -
Scotland median daily rate £438 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +9.38% +14.29% -2.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dundee median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £21.63 £25.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -13.50% +47.06% +6.25%

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Dundee

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Dundee

Microsoft Azure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Azure in Dundee

Microsoft Azure
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Dundee

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Dundee over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Azure in Dundee

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Dundee region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
1 7 (87.50%) JIRA
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (50.00%) Puppet
3 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Docker
3 4 (50.00%) DevOps
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 10
4 3 (37.50%) ServiceNow
4 3 (37.50%) Office 365
4 3 (37.50%) SCCM
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) IP Telephony
5 2 (25.00%) LAN
5 2 (25.00%) WAN
5 2 (25.00%) SLA
6 1 (12.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 1 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (12.50%) C#
6 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (12.50%) .NET
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
6 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio Team System

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dundee 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) IP Telephony
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) JIRA
2 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) IT Support
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) DevOps
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Puppet
2 3 (37.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) ServiceNow