Period
to 26 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Azure Functions skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Azure Functions over the 6 months to 26 October 2021 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.

Azure Functions
England > East Midlands
6 months to
26 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 97 - 113
Rank change year-on-year - +113 -
Contract jobs citing Azure Functions 3 0 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.20% - 0.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.60% - 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
10th Percentile £420 " £310
25th Percentile £431 " £325
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £463 - £350
75th Percentile £494 " £375
90th Percentile £505 " £390
England median daily rate £525 £500 £495
% change year-on-year +5.00% +0.97% -0.96%

Azure Functions 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 the East Midlands with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 500 189 469
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 33.92% 29.58% 25.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 112 285
10th Percentile £148 £176 £181
25th Percentile £300 £311 £325
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £368 £425
Median % change year-on-year +15.65% -13.53% +6.25%
75th Percentile £525 £476 £519
90th Percentile £600 £520 £575
England median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 18
10th Percentile £12.20 £13.25 £11.03
25th Percentile £12.75 £13.66 £14.00
Median hourly rate £14.50 £16.22 £16.00
Median % change year-on-year -10.60% +1.38% +28.00%
75th Percentile £17.16 £43.50 £17.50
90th Percentile £25.94 £57.25 £19.04
England median hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -6.98% +2.38% +20.00%

Azure Functions
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Azure Functions as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Azure Functions in the East Midlands

Azure Functions
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Azure Functions in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Azure Functions in the East Midlands

Azure Functions
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Azure Functions within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 26 October 2021. 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
Derbyshire - 2 £425 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 1 £500 - 2
Azure Functions
England

For the 6 months to 26 October 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Azure Functions 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Azure Functions.

1 3 (100.00%) Serverless
1 3 (100.00%) Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Azure Logic Apps
2 2 (66.67%) Azure Service Bus
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Power BI
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Core
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft 365
3 1 (33.33%) IaaS
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (33.33%) Presales
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) OAuth
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services

Azure Functions
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Azure
1 3 (100.00%) Serverless
2 2 (66.67%) Azure Logic Apps
2 2 (66.67%) Azure Service Bus
3 1 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Azure Event Grid
3 1 (33.33%) IaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft 365
3 1 (33.33%) PaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Power Automate
3 1 (33.33%) Power Platform
3 1 (33.33%) PowerApps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Azure SQL Database
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Power BI
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Azure Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Azure Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Core
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
1 1 (33.33%) OAuth
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Full Stack Development
1 1 (33.33%) Presales
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
1 1 (33.33%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft