Period
to 20 February 2018

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 6 months to 20 February 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)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 38 73
Rank change year-on-year +18 +35 +12
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 88 44 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 7.42% 4.19% 0.76%
As % of the Cloud Services category 45.83% 35.48% 15.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 33 8
Glasgow median daily rate £368 £320 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.84% +6.67% -3.23%
10th Percentile £292 £242 £213
90th Percentile £483 £445 £749
Scotland median daily rate £425 £345 £340
% change year-on-year +23.19% +1.47% +9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 Glasgow with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 192 124 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 16.19% 11.82% 4.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 77 35
Glasgow median daily rate £368 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +16.67% -3.23%
10th Percentile £287 £208 £163
90th Percentile £488 £488 £520
Scotland median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +13.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Glasgow median hourly rate £30.00 - £16.00
10th Percentile £17.09 - £15.00
90th Percentile £32.50 - £17.00
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +47.06% +6.25% +14.29%

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 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Azure in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 37 (42.05%) .NET
2 31 (35.23%) JavaScript
3 29 (32.95%) Amazon AWS
4 28 (31.82%) Microsoft
4 28 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (30.68%) C#
6 25 (28.41%) Office 365
7 20 (22.73%) SQL Server
7 20 (22.73%) ASP.NET
7 20 (22.73%) MVC
8 17 (19.32%) Active Directory
9 16 (18.18%) Ansible
10 15 (17.05%) DevOps
11 14 (15.91%) AngularJS
11 14 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (14.77%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (14.77%) Jenkins
12 13 (14.77%) Windows
12 13 (14.77%) SQL
13 12 (13.64%) Linux
13 12 (13.64%) SharePoint
14 11 (12.50%) Web Services
14 11 (12.50%) Scrum
14 11 (12.50%) Docker
14 11 (12.50%) Windows 10
15 10 (11.36%) HTML
16 9 (10.23%) ASP.NET Web API
17 8 (9.09%) Windows Server
17 8 (9.09%) WCF
17 8 (9.09%) Java

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 12 (13.64%) SharePoint
2 7 (7.95%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.27%) CMS
3 2 (2.27%) JBoss
3 2 (2.27%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.14%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.14%) IIS
4 1 (1.14%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.41%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 29 (32.95%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (28.41%) Office 365
3 7 (7.95%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (6.82%) OneDrive
5 4 (4.55%) Azure Data Factory
6 2 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (2.27%) GitHub
7 1 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.14%) OpenShift
7 1 (1.14%) PaaS
7 1 (1.14%) SaaS
7 1 (1.14%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.95%) Skype
2 2 (2.27%) Firewall
2 2 (2.27%) Internet
3 1 (1.14%) DHCP
3 1 (1.14%) DNS
3 1 (1.14%) MPLS
3 1 (1.14%) SAN
3 1 (1.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.14%) VPN
3 1 (1.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.82%) Power BI
3 4 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.41%) Data Lake
4 3 (3.41%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.27%) Big Data
5 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.14%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.14%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.14%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.14%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.14%) RavenDB
6 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (14.77%) Jenkins
2 5 (5.68%) Vagrant
3 4 (4.55%) NUnit
3 4 (4.55%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (4.55%) TeamCity
3 4 (4.55%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.41%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.41%) ReSharper
5 2 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.27%) Bitbucket
5 2 (2.27%) Hudson
5 2 (2.27%) JIRA
6 1 (1.14%) Gradle
6 1 (1.14%) Maven
6 1 (1.14%) MSTest
6 1 (1.14%) PhantomJS
6 1 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (9.09%) Finance
2 3 (3.41%) Legal
3 2 (2.27%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 32 (36.36%) Developer
2 23 (26.14%) .NET Developer
3 21 (23.86%) Architect
4 13 (14.77%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (10.23%) AWS DevOps
5 9 (10.23%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 9 (10.23%) AWS Engineer
6 7 (7.95%) Infrastructure Architect
7 6 (6.82%) .NET Web Developer
7 6 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 6 (6.82%) Office 365 Engineer
7 6 (6.82%) Web Developer
8 5 (5.68%) Consultant
8 5 (5.68%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (4.55%) Build and Release Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) Release Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (4.55%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.55%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (42.05%) .NET
2 20 (22.73%) ASP.NET
3 14 (15.91%) AngularJS
4 13 (14.77%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (12.50%) Web Services
6 10 (11.36%) HTML
7 9 (10.23%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (9.09%) WCF
9 7 (7.95%) CSS
10 5 (5.68%) .NET Framework
10 5 (5.68%) jQuery
11 4 (4.55%) Entity Framework
11 4 (4.55%) REST
12 3 (3.41%) Angular 2
12 3 (3.41%) LINQ
12 3 (3.41%) LINQ to SQL
12 3 (3.41%) RESTful
13 2 (2.27%) CSS3
13 2 (2.27%) Drools
13 2 (2.27%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (5.68%) BYOD
1 5 (5.68%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.27%) Clustering
2 2 (2.27%) Internet of Things
3 1 (1.14%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.14%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.14%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.14%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.14%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.14%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.14%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.77%) Windows
2 12 (13.64%) Linux
3 11 (12.50%) Windows 10
4 8 (9.09%) Windows Server
5 5 (5.68%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.14%) Android
7 1 (1.14%) CentOS
7 1 (1.14%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (22.73%) MVC
3 15 (17.05%) DevOps
4 14 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (12.50%) Scrum
6 7 (7.95%) CRM
7 6 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (6.82%) Web Development
8 5 (5.68%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (5.68%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (5.68%) ETL
8 5 (5.68%) High Availability
8 5 (5.68%) TDD
8 5 (5.68%) TOGAF
9 4 (4.55%) Analytics
9 4 (4.55%) Migration
9 4 (4.55%) SDLC
9 4 (4.55%) SOA
9 4 (4.55%) Software Engineering
9 4 (4.55%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (35.23%) JavaScript
2 27 (30.68%) C#
3 13 (14.77%) SQL
4 8 (9.09%) Java
5 5 (5.68%) PowerShell
5 5 (5.68%) TypeScript
6 2 (2.27%) Python
6 2 (2.27%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.14%) R
7 1 (1.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (5.68%) MCSE
1 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Certified Architect
1 5 (5.68%) SC Cleared
1 5 (5.68%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (3.41%) CCNP
3 3 (3.41%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.27%) Degree
5 1 (1.14%) CCNA
5 1 (1.14%) CISSP
5 1 (1.14%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) QA
2 1 (1.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 17 (19.32%) Active Directory
2 11 (12.50%) Docker
3 5 (5.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (3.41%) vSphere
6 1 (1.14%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.14%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (18.18%) Ansible
2 6 (6.82%) Puppet
2 6 (6.82%) SCCM
3 5 (5.68%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (3.41%) Kubernetes
4 3 (3.41%) Packer
5 2 (2.27%) Consul
5 2 (2.27%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (2.27%) Salt
5 2 (2.27%) Terraform
6 1 (1.14%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.14%) SCOM
6 1 (1.14%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 28 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.09%) VMware
3 6 (6.82%) Citrix
4 3 (3.41%) Capita
4 3 (3.41%) NetApp
4 3 (3.41%) Oracle
5 2 (2.27%) Cisco
6 1 (1.14%) Apple
6 1 (1.14%) Dell
6 1 (1.14%) EMC
6 1 (1.14%) Google
6 1 (1.14%) HP
6 1 (1.14%) Informatica
6 1 (1.14%) Ivanti
6 1 (1.14%) Lotus
6 1 (1.14%) McAfee
6 1 (1.14%) Progress
6 1 (1.14%) Tableau
6 1 (1.14%) Veritas