Period
to 21 February 2019

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 February 2019 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 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 17 38 21
Rank change year-on-year +21 -17 +38
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 52 17 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 8.55% 3.14% 6.67%
As % of the Cloud Services category 45.22% 25.00% 63.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 10 14
East Sussex median daily rate £481 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.50% +7.69% -13.33%
10th Percentile £281 £312 £263
90th Percentile £788 £438 £405
South East median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate £78.57 - -
South East median hourly rate £52.50 £23.08 £14.88
% change year-on-year +127.49% +55.14% -47.80%

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 115 68 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 18.91% 12.55% 10.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 38 26
East Sussex median daily rate £488 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.00% +15.38% +18.18%
10th Percentile £281 £300 £244
90th Percentile £714 £506 £450
South East median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate £78.57 - -
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £17.03
% change year-on-year +11.11% -7.52% -4.04%

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 21 February 2019.

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 21 February 2019. 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 +12 42 £525 +50.00% 15
Hastings - 4 £450 -
Eastbourne - 1 - -
Microsoft Azure
South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, 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 21 (40.38%) .NET
2 20 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (36.54%) C#
3 19 (36.54%) Microsoft
4 15 (28.85%) MVC
5 14 (26.92%) ASP.NET Web API
6 12 (23.08%) AngularJS
6 12 (23.08%) .NET Core
7 11 (21.15%) Dynamics 365
7 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
8 10 (19.23%) SharePoint
9 9 (17.31%) ASP.NET
10 8 (15.38%) TOGAF
10 8 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
10 8 (15.38%) CRM
10 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (15.38%) Re-Platforming
10 8 (15.38%) Office 365
11 7 (13.46%) Entity Framework
11 7 (13.46%) .NET Framework
11 7 (13.46%) Finance
11 7 (13.46%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (11.54%) Data Analysis
12 6 (11.54%) SharePoint Server
12 6 (11.54%) SQL
12 6 (11.54%) Time Management
12 6 (11.54%) RESTful
12 6 (11.54%) React
13 5 (9.62%) Microservices
13 5 (9.62%) PaaS

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 10 (19.23%) SharePoint
2 6 (11.54%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.92%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.92%) CMS
3 1 (1.92%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.85%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.92%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 11 (21.15%) Dynamics 365
2 8 (15.38%) Office 365
3 5 (9.62%) PaaS
4 4 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (3.85%) Google Analytics
5 2 (3.85%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (1.92%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (1.92%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.92%) Azure Functions
6 1 (1.92%) BrowserStack
6 1 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.92%) IaaS
6 1 (1.92%) OpenShift
6 1 (1.92%) SaaS
6 1 (1.92%) Serverless
6 1 (1.92%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) Firewall
2 1 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.92%) LAN
2 1 (1.92%) VPN
2 1 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.85%) Redis
3 1 (1.92%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.92%) InfluxDB
3 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.92%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (7.69%) TeamCity
2 3 (5.77%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.85%) NUnit
3 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.92%) Appium
4 1 (1.92%) JIRA
4 1 (1.92%) JMeter
4 1 (1.92%) Liquibase
4 1 (1.92%) Selenium
4 1 (1.92%) Subversion
4 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.92%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (13.46%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Electronics
2 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.92%) Marketing
2 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (36.54%) Architect
2 18 (34.62%) Developer
3 11 (21.15%) .NET Developer
4 9 (17.31%) C# Developer
5 7 (13.46%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (11.54%) Azure Architect
6 6 (11.54%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (9.62%) Software Architect
8 4 (7.69%) Analyst
8 4 (7.69%) Lead Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
9 3 (5.77%) Lead .NET Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Product Manager
9 3 (5.77%) Product Owner
10 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (3.85%) CRM Architect
10 2 (3.85%) Desktop Analyst
10 2 (3.85%) Performance Analyst
10 2 (3.85%) Senior Data Analyst
10 2 (3.85%) Senior Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (40.38%) .NET
2 14 (26.92%) ASP.NET Web API
3 12 (23.08%) .NET Core
3 12 (23.08%) AngularJS
4 9 (17.31%) ASP.NET
5 7 (13.46%) .NET Framework
5 7 (13.46%) Entity Framework
6 6 (11.54%) React
6 6 (11.54%) RESTful
7 5 (9.62%) JSON
8 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (5.77%) CSS
8 3 (5.77%) HTML
8 3 (5.77%) jQuery
8 3 (5.77%) XML
9 2 (3.85%) Ajax
9 2 (3.85%) D3.js
9 2 (3.85%) Node.js
9 2 (3.85%) Spring
9 2 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (3.85%) Fintech
1 2 (3.85%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.92%) EMC VNX
2 1 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.92%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (1.92%) NHS
2 1 (1.92%) Public Cloud
2 1 (1.92%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.77%) Windows
2 2 (3.85%) Android
2 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.85%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.92%) Linux
3 1 (1.92%) VMS
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (28.85%) MVC
3 8 (15.38%) CRM
3 8 (15.38%) Re-Platforming
3 8 (15.38%) TOGAF
4 7 (13.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (11.54%) Data Analysis
5 6 (11.54%) Time Management
6 5 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (9.62%) Microservices
6 5 (9.62%) Migration
6 5 (9.62%) Scrum
7 4 (7.69%) Deployment Automation
7 4 (7.69%) OO
8 3 (5.77%) API Design
8 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (5.77%) SOLID
8 3 (5.77%) Sprint Review
8 3 (5.77%) System Testing
8 3 (5.77%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 19 (36.54%) C#
2 6 (11.54%) SQL
3 3 (5.77%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.77%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.77%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.85%) Java
5 1 (1.92%) Go
5 1 (1.92%) Python
5 1 (1.92%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.85%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) TOGAF Certification
3 1 (1.92%) CCIE
3 1 (1.92%) CCNP
3 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.92%) ISEB
3 1 (1.92%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.92%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) QA
2 2 (3.85%) PMO
3 1 (1.92%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) Docker
2 3 (5.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.92%) CloudForms
2 1 (1.92%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.92%) Graphite
2 1 (1.92%) HP ALM
2 1 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.92%) NetCrunch
2 1 (1.92%) Prometheus
2 1 (1.92%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 19 (36.54%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.77%) SAP
2 3 (5.77%) ServiceNow
3 2 (3.85%) Google
3 2 (3.85%) Hotjar
3 2 (3.85%) HP
3 2 (3.85%) IBM
3 2 (3.85%) Palo Alto
3 2 (3.85%) Remedy
3 2 (3.85%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.92%) 3PAR
4 1 (1.92%) Ariba
4 1 (1.92%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (1.92%) Cisco
4 1 (1.92%) EMC
4 1 (1.92%) Ivanti
4 1 (1.92%) Splunk
4 1 (1.92%) VMware
4 1 (1.92%) Workday