Period
to 15 November 2018

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 15 November 2018 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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 35 42
Rank change year-on-year +7 +7 +5
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 39 21 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 6.19% 3.84% 3.57%
As % of the Cloud Services category 36.11% 24.14% 34.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 11 10
East Sussex median daily rate £335 £350 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.29% +8.53% -10.42%
10th Percentile £281 £313 £300
90th Percentile £575 £438 £388
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.33% - -3.85%

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 108 87 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 17.14% 15.90% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 53 32
East Sussex median daily rate £438 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% - +13.64%
10th Percentile £254 £283 £263
90th Percentile £613 £493 £536
South East median daily rate £458 £425 £438
% change year-on-year +7.65% -2.86% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East Sussex median hourly rate - - £21.75
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year +6.06% -9.59% +14.06%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in East Sussex over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 15 November 2018. 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 0 28 £350 - 32
Hastings - 3 £450 -
Uckfield 0 2 £320 -0.78%
Hove - 1 - - 4
Microsoft Azure
South East

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Azure 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 20 (51.28%) .NET
2 19 (48.72%) C#
3 13 (33.33%) SQL
4 12 (30.77%) SQL Server
4 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET
4 12 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 12 (30.77%) MVC
5 10 (25.64%) AngularJS
5 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET Web API
5 10 (25.64%) .NET Core
5 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
5 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (23.08%) .NET Framework
7 8 (20.51%) Entity Framework
7 8 (20.51%) Office 365
7 8 (20.51%) SharePoint
7 8 (20.51%) Migration
8 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
8 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (15.38%) REST
9 6 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (15.38%) CSS
9 6 (15.38%) HTML
10 5 (12.82%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (12.82%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (12.82%) TDD
10 5 (12.82%) Secure Coding
10 5 (12.82%) Continuous Improvement Process
10 5 (12.82%) Sass
10 5 (12.82%) LESS

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 8 (20.51%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.13%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.51%) Office 365
2 6 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.13%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (5.13%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (2.56%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.56%) IaaS
4 1 (2.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (2.56%) Firewall
1 1 (2.56%) Network Security
1 1 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) Redis
3 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.56%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (7.69%) TeamCity
2 2 (5.13%) Liquibase
2 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.56%) JIRA
3 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (5.13%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Electronics
2 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.56%) Marketing
2 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (56.41%) Developer
2 16 (41.03%) .NET Developer
3 13 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 11 (28.21%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (12.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Architect
6 4 (10.26%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Lead .NET Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Lead Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Product Manager
7 3 (7.69%) Product Owner
7 3 (7.69%) Project Manager
7 3 (7.69%) SQL Developer
8 2 (5.13%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Data Centre Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Data Centre Project Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Java Developer
8 2 (5.13%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (51.28%) .NET
2 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET
3 10 (25.64%) .NET Core
3 10 (25.64%) AngularJS
3 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET Web API
4 9 (23.08%) .NET Framework
5 8 (20.51%) Entity Framework
6 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (15.38%) CSS
7 6 (15.38%) HTML
7 6 (15.38%) REST
8 5 (12.82%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (12.82%) LESS
8 5 (12.82%) React
8 5 (12.82%) Sass
9 3 (7.69%) JSON
9 3 (7.69%) RESTful
9 3 (7.69%) XML
10 2 (5.13%) Ajax
10 2 (5.13%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.56%) EMC VNX
2 1 (2.56%) Fintech
2 1 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) Android
2 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.56%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) MVC
2 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (20.51%) Migration
4 5 (12.82%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (12.82%) Continuous Improvement Process
4 5 (12.82%) Secure Coding
4 5 (12.82%) TDD
5 4 (10.26%) Information Security
5 4 (10.26%) Information Security Management
5 4 (10.26%) ISMS
5 4 (10.26%) Microservices
5 4 (10.26%) Security Management
6 3 (7.69%) API Design
6 3 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (7.69%) Deployment Automation
6 3 (7.69%) Project Management
6 3 (7.69%) Scrum
6 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (7.69%) System Testing
7 2 (5.13%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 19 (48.72%) C#
2 13 (33.33%) SQL
3 12 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.13%) Java
6 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.56%) ISEB
2 1 (2.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.56%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (2.56%) HP ALM
1 1 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.56%) NetCrunch
1 1 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) HP
2 2 (5.13%) SAP
3 1 (2.56%) 3PAR
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco
3 1 (2.56%) EMC
3 1 (2.56%) IBM
3 1 (2.56%) Ivanti
3 1 (2.56%) Palo Alto
3 1 (2.56%) Remedy
3 1 (2.56%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.56%) Splunk
3 1 (2.56%) VMware