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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Azure Service Bus skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Azure Service Bus over the 6 months to 23 May 2022 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 Service Bus
England > East of England
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 132 108 124
Rank change year-on-year -24 +16 +47
Contract jobs citing Azure Service Bus 8 5 9
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.32% 0.28% 0.36%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.04% 1.07% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 6
10th Percentile £613 - -
25th Percentile £638 £406 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £798 £541 £450
Median % change year-on-year +47.48% +20.17% -10.00%
75th Percentile £809 £679 £511
90th Percentile £817 - £547
England median daily rate £575 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -

Azure Service Bus 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 of England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 766 468 642
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 30.54% 26.40% 25.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 519 302 431
10th Percentile £185 £200 £213
25th Percentile £322 £325 £353
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £475 £450
Median % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
75th Percentile £608 £549 £538
90th Percentile £675 £625 £600
England median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 48 12
10th Percentile £13.41 £11.95 £17.93
25th Percentile £15.06 £12.69 £19.50
Median hourly rate £15.50 £14.06 £26.25
Median % change year-on-year +10.28% -46.46% +50.00%
75th Percentile £22.13 £22.92 £39.31
90th Percentile £55.00 £30.63 £61.98
England median hourly rate £21.50 £21.05 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.14% +5.25% +2.56%

Azure Service Bus
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Azure Service Bus as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Azure Service Bus in the East of England

Azure Service Bus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Azure Service Bus in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for Azure Service Bus in the East of England

Azure Service Bus
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Azure Service Bus in the East of England over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Azure Service Bus in the East of England

Azure Service Bus
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Azure Service Bus within the East of England region over the 6 months to 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Hertfordshire -5 5 £798 +47.48% 1
Suffolk -5 2 £636 -
Essex - 1 £625 - 1
Azure Service Bus
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Azure Service Bus 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 of England region with a requirement for Azure Service Bus.

1 8 (100.00%) Azure
1 8 (100.00%) Microservices
2 6 (75.00%) Finance
3 5 (62.50%) TOGAF
3 5 (62.50%) .NET
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (62.50%) Machine Learning
3 5 (62.50%) Big Data
3 5 (62.50%) Cloudera
3 5 (62.50%) BPMN
3 5 (62.50%) Hadoop
3 5 (62.50%) DevOps
3 5 (62.50%) Cloud Native
3 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure as Code
3 5 (62.50%) Power Platform
3 5 (62.50%) Blue-Green Deployment
3 5 (62.50%) Power BI
3 5 (62.50%) Azure Cosmos DB
3 5 (62.50%) CI/CD
4 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) C#
5 3 (37.50%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (37.50%) Azure Storage
5 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (25.00%) Agile
6 2 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (25.00%) Social Skills
7 1 (12.50%) Performance Optimisation

Azure Service Bus
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 8 (100.00%) Azure
2 5 (62.50%) Azure Cosmos DB
2 5 (62.50%) Power Platform
3 3 (37.50%) Azure Storage
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Big Data
1 5 (62.50%) Hadoop
1 5 (62.50%) Power BI
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) Azure SQL Database
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Architect
1 5 (62.50%) Senior Architect
1 5 (62.50%) Senior Solutions Architect
1 5 (62.50%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Azure Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C# Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Azure Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Backend Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Chief Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Chief Solutions Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Database Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) HTML5
2 1 (12.50%) React
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Cloud Native
2 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Microservices
2 5 (62.50%) Blue-Green Deployment
2 5 (62.50%) BPMN
2 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (62.50%) CI/CD
2 5 (62.50%) DevOps
2 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure as Code
2 5 (62.50%) Machine Learning
2 5 (62.50%) TOGAF
3 2 (25.00%) Agile
3 2 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (12.50%) API Development
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Validation
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Cloudera
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle