Period
to 20 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Azure Storage skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Azure Storage over the 6 months to 20 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.

Microsoft Azure Storage
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 91 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +139
Contract jobs citing Azure Storage 4 0 0
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.27% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.80% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) - - -
England median daily rate £525 £575 £500
% change year-on-year -8.70% +15.00% +3.90%

Azure Storage 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 497 186 460
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 34.11% 30.15% 24.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 110 288
10th Percentile £148 £175 £179
25th Percentile £300 £301 £325
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £368 £425
Median % change year-on-year +15.65% -13.53% +6.25%
75th Percentile £523 £476 £520
90th Percentile £600 £520 £575
England median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 17
10th Percentile £12.35 £13.25 £10.95
25th Percentile £12.88 £13.66 £14.00
Median hourly rate £14.75 £16.22 £16.00
Median % change year-on-year -9.06% +1.38% +28.00%
75th Percentile £16.62 £43.50 £17.50
90th Percentile £22.30 £57.25 £19.43
England median hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -6.98% +2.38% +20.00%

Azure Storage
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Azure Storage in the East Midlands

Azure Storage
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Daily rate trend for Azure Storage in the East Midlands

Azure Storage
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 Storage within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 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 - 4 - -
Azure Storage
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Azure Storage 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 Storage.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (100.00%) VMS
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) Data Management
1 4 (100.00%) Operations Management
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
1 4 (100.00%) Azure
1 4 (100.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 4 (100.00%) IaaS
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
1 4 (100.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
1 4 (100.00%) Runbook
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Firepower
3 2 (50.00%) F5
4 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) ITSM
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps

Azure Storage
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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Azure
1 4 (100.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Firepower
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
1 4 (100.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 4 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (100.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Azure Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
1 4 (100.00%) Data Management
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) Operations Management
1 4 (100.00%) Runbook
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow