The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 29 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)
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 56 69
Rank change year-on-year +19 +13  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 30 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.50% 1.83% 0.45%
As % of the Cloud Services category 37.50% 35.14% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 4 1
Median daily rate £350 £400 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +35.59%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £344 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £318
UK excluding London median daily rate £428 £450 £370
% change year-on-year -5.00% +21.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year +18.75% +1.26%  

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 Glasgow with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 80 37 24
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 12.01% 5.20% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 26 24
Median daily rate £425 £390 £478
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% -18.32%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £226 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £488 £507
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £393
% change year-on-year - +14.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Median hourly rate £14.49 - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £17.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year +70.58% -29.16%  

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Glasgow

Microsoft Azure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Azure in Glasgow

Microsoft Azure
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Glasgow over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Azure in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 40 (70.18%) .NET
2 38 (66.67%) C#
3 35 (61.40%) ASP.NET
3 35 (61.40%) MVC
4 28 (49.12%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (45.61%) ASP.NET MVC
6 25 (43.86%) AngularJS
6 25 (43.86%) Microsoft
7 21 (36.84%) JavaScript
7 21 (36.84%) SQL Server
8 19 (33.33%) HTML
9 17 (29.82%) CSS
9 17 (29.82%) HTML5
10 14 (24.56%) Web Development
11 12 (21.05%) CSS3
12 11 (19.30%) .NET Framework
13 10 (17.54%) TypeScript
14 9 (15.79%) Mobile Development
14 9 (15.79%) Migration
14 9 (15.79%) Web Services
14 9 (15.79%) jQuery
14 9 (15.79%) Entity Framework
15 8 (14.04%) PhoneGap
15 8 (14.04%) PaaS
15 8 (14.04%) Office 365
15 8 (14.04%) Apache Cordova
16 7 (12.28%) OO
16 7 (12.28%) RESTful
17 6 (10.53%) Skype for Business
17 6 (10.53%) CRM

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 6 (10.53%) Skype for Business
2 5 (8.77%) MS Exchange
3 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.26%) CMS
4 3 (5.26%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (5.26%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.04%) Office 365
1 8 (14.04%) PaaS
2 5 (8.77%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (5.26%) IaaS
4 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.51%) Azure Data Factory
4 2 (3.51%) GitHub
4 2 (3.51%) SaaS
5 1 (1.75%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.53%) Skype
2 4 (7.02%) PABX
2 4 (7.02%) VoIP
2 4 (7.02%) WAN
3 1 (1.75%) HTTP
3 1 (1.75%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (7.02%) Power BI
5 2 (3.51%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.75%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.75%) Data Lake
6 1 (1.75%) QlikView
6 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (7.02%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.75%) Fiddler
3 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.75%) JIRA
3 1 (1.75%) Moq
3 1 (1.75%) NUnit
3 1 (1.75%) Selenium
3 1 (1.75%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.75%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.75%) YouTrack
General
1 3 (5.26%) Back Office
2 1 (1.75%) Law
Job Titles
1 40 (70.18%) Developer
2 31 (54.39%) .NET Developer
3 14 (24.56%) C# .NET Developer
3 14 (24.56%) C# Developer
4 12 (21.05%) ASP.NET Developer
4 12 (21.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (19.30%) Web Developer
6 9 (15.79%) Angular Developer
7 8 (14.04%) Architect
8 7 (12.28%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 7 (12.28%) Azure Developer
9 6 (10.53%) .NET Web Developer
9 6 (10.53%) C# Web Developer
9 6 (10.53%) Office 365 Architect
10 5 (8.77%) Technical Architect
11 3 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
11 3 (5.26%) Project Manager
12 2 (3.51%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 2 (3.51%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
12 2 (3.51%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (70.18%) .NET
2 35 (61.40%) ASP.NET
3 26 (45.61%) ASP.NET MVC
4 25 (43.86%) AngularJS
5 19 (33.33%) HTML
6 17 (29.82%) CSS
6 17 (29.82%) HTML5
7 12 (21.05%) CSS3
8 11 (19.30%) .NET Framework
9 9 (15.79%) Entity Framework
9 9 (15.79%) jQuery
9 9 (15.79%) Web Services
10 8 (14.04%) Apache Cordova
10 8 (14.04%) PhoneGap
11 7 (12.28%) RESTful
12 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (7.02%) JSON
13 4 (7.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 3 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
14 3 (5.26%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (7.02%) Mobile App
1 4 (7.02%) Replication
2 1 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.51%) Android
1 2 (3.51%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (61.40%) MVC
2 28 (49.12%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (24.56%) Web Development
4 9 (15.79%) Migration
4 9 (15.79%) Mobile Development
5 7 (12.28%) OO
6 6 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (10.53%) CRM
7 5 (8.77%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (8.77%) Data Protection
7 5 (8.77%) Microservices
7 5 (8.77%) Scrum
7 5 (8.77%) Test Automation
8 4 (7.02%) Dependency Injection
8 4 (7.02%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 4 (7.02%) TDD
9 3 (5.26%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 3 (5.26%) Front End Development
9 3 (5.26%) OOP
10 2 (3.51%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 38 (66.67%) C#
2 21 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 10 (17.54%) TypeScript
4 3 (5.26%) SQL
5 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (3.51%) ISEB
1 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.75%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.75%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 6 (10.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 25 (43.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.26%) Sitecore
3 2 (3.51%) Twitter
3 2 (3.51%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.75%) Apigee
4 1 (1.75%) HP
4 1 (1.75%) NetApp
4 1 (1.75%) Tableau
4 1 (1.75%) Telerik
4 1 (1.75%) VMware
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