The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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 22 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)
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 - 23
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 0.98% - 2.48%
As % of the Cloud Services category 20.00% - 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -2.77% +20.00%  
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 Guildford with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Guildford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 5 16 6
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 4.90% 17.58% 3.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 5
Median daily rate £444 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.73% -8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £385 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £614 £425 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £17.00 £26.75
% change year-on-year +70.58% -36.44%  

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford 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 Guildford

Microsoft Azure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Azure in Guildford

For the 6 months to 22 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Pega
1 1 (50.00%) CentOS
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) Hudson
1 1 (50.00%) vCloud
1 1 (50.00%) GitHub
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (50.00%) Pega PRPC
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Delivery

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Pega PRPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) GitHub
1 1 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Hudson
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux DevOps Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Pega Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Senior DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) CentOS
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Pega
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat