Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 21 November 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)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 39 44
Rank change year-on-year +3 +5 +20
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 21 20 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 3.78% 3.82% 2.87%
As % of the Cloud Services category 24.42% 37.04% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 19
East Sussex median daily rate £350 £325 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -9.72% +10.77%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £315
90th Percentile £438 £388 £438
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year +7.14% -10.26% -

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 East Sussex with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 86 54 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 15.50% 10.33% 6.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 32 36
East Sussex median daily rate £375 £380 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.32% +15.15% -12.00%
10th Percentile £283 £263 £220
90th Percentile £529 £536 £425
South East median daily rate £425 £438 £414
% change year-on-year -2.86% +5.74% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - £21.75 -
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £18.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year -9.59% +14.06% +11.30%

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in East Sussex

Microsoft Azure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Azure in East Sussex

Microsoft Azure
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 East Sussex region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Brighton +3 18 £350 +7.69% 3
Uckfield - 2 £323 -
Microsoft Azure
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
1 8 (38.10%) .NET
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) Office 365
3 5 (23.81%) Oracle
3 5 (23.81%) CRM
3 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server
4 4 (19.05%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (19.05%) Email Migration
4 4 (19.05%) Azure SQL Database
4 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
4 4 (19.05%) Citrix
4 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
4 4 (19.05%) C#
4 4 (19.05%) Migration
5 3 (14.29%) Firewall
5 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (14.29%) XenApp
5 3 (14.29%) Coaching
5 3 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (9.52%) Protractor
6 2 (9.52%) Grunt
6 2 (9.52%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
6 2 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (9.52%) Mobile App

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) Office 365
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.52%) npm
3 1 (4.76%) IaaS
3 1 (4.76%) PaaS
3 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (9.52%) Network Security
2 2 (9.52%) VLAN
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (4.76%) DNS
3 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (4.76%) Power BI
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Bower
1 2 (9.52%) Grunt
1 2 (9.52%) gulp
1 2 (9.52%) Jasmine
1 2 (9.52%) Karma Test Runner
1 2 (9.52%) Moq
1 2 (9.52%) NUnit
1 2 (9.52%) Protractor
1 2 (9.52%) Selenium
1 2 (9.52%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Support
4 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Web Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) .NET Web Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Angular Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Applications Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Applications Support
6 2 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Developer in Test
6 2 (9.52%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Technician
6 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Support Technician
6 2 (9.52%) Web Applications Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Web Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
2 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
2 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
2 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (9.52%) CSS
2 2 (9.52%) Entity Framework
2 2 (9.52%) HTML
2 2 (9.52%) jQuery
2 2 (9.52%) OAuth
2 2 (9.52%) OpenID
2 2 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
1 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) CRM
2 4 (19.05%) Email Migration
2 4 (19.05%) Migration
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) Coaching
3 3 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (9.52%) BDD
4 2 (9.52%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (9.52%) MVC
4 2 (9.52%) Network Virtualisation
4 2 (9.52%) TDD
4 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
4 2 (9.52%) Web Development
4 2 (9.52%) Workflow
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.76%) Data Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) Escalation Management
5 1 (4.76%) ETL
5 1 (4.76%) Test Strategy
5 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) C#
2 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) ISO 9001
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
2 4 (19.05%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (4.76%) NetCrunch
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle
3 4 (19.05%) Citrix
4 2 (9.52%) VMware
5 1 (4.76%) 3PAR
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco
5 1 (4.76%) EMC
5 1 (4.76%) Google
5 1 (4.76%) HP
5 1 (4.76%) LANDesk
5 1 (4.76%) Palo Alto
5 1 (4.76%) Splunk