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 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 - 40
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 5 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.82% - 2.75%
As % of the Cloud Services category 15.15% - 52.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 9
Median daily rate £450 - £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £439 £450 £365
% change year-on-year -2.50% +23.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.75% -  

Microsoft Azure is in the cloud computing skills category. The next 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.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 33 27 19
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 12.00% 9.51% 5.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 9 18
Median daily rate £450 £438 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +32.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £298 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £675 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £390
% change year-on-year - +15.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £16.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year +75.75% -38.31%  

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex citing Microsoft Azure as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton - 5 £450 - 3
Microsoft Azure
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 10 (76.92%) C#
2 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 6 (46.15%) .NET
5 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
5 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
6 4 (30.77%) CSS
6 4 (30.77%) SQL
6 4 (30.77%) HTML
6 4 (30.77%) Finance
6 4 (30.77%) Selenium
6 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
6 4 (30.77%) BDD
6 4 (30.77%) SpecFlow
6 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
6 4 (30.77%) Protractor
7 3 (23.08%) Office 365
7 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (23.08%) TDD
7 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
7 3 (23.08%) TypeScript
7 3 (23.08%) React
7 3 (23.08%) SOLID
7 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
8 2 (15.38%) Fintech
8 2 (15.38%) Peer-to-Peer Lending
8 2 (15.38%) Windows
8 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
8 2 (15.38%) MVC
8 2 (15.38%) VMware

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 1 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) iSCSI
1 1 (7.69%) MPLS
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
1 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Protractor
1 4 (30.77%) Selenium
1 4 (30.77%) SpecFlow
2 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Developer in Test
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (7.69%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Automation Tester
3 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
3 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Junior Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Junior Microsoft Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Migration Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
3 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
3 4 (30.77%) CSS
3 4 (30.77%) HTML
4 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (23.08%) React
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Core
5 1 (7.69%) Angular 2
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (7.69%) CSS3
5 1 (7.69%) HTML5
5 1 (7.69%) jQuery
5 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Fintech
2 1 (7.69%) Private Cloud
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) BDD
1 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
2 3 (23.08%) SOLID
2 3 (23.08%) TDD
3 2 (15.38%) MVC
3 2 (15.38%) Peer-to-Peer Lending
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) C#
2 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) TypeScript
5 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
5 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
1 1 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) Meraki
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £250 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago