Period
to 15 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hounslow with a requirement for Azure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Azure over the 6 months to 15 July 2020 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
West London > Hounslow
6 months to
15 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 6 32 26
Rank change year-on-year +26 -6 0
Contract jobs citing Azure 15 13 15
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Hounslow 13.04% 3.93% 4.81%
As % of the Cloud Services category 44.12% 16.88% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 15
Median daily rate £630 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.00% -5.26% +23.38%
10th Percentile £506 £360 £314
90th Percentile £645 £530 £538
West London median daily rate £525 £481 £525
% change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
West London median hourly rate - £105.00 £85.00
% change year-on-year - +23.53% -

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 Hounslow with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Hounslow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 34 77 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 29.57% 23.26% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 48 41
Median daily rate £513 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.89% -5.26% +45.04%
10th Percentile £195 £301 £250
90th Percentile £645 £583 £556
West London median daily rate £480 £475 £500
% change year-on-year +1.05% -5.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £12.75 £13.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.77% - -
Median hourly rate £25.59 £26.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -1.60% +48.57% -

Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Hounslow

Job postings citing Azure as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Hounslow.

Job vacancy trend for Azure in Hounslow

Azure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Azure in Hounslow.

Daily rate trend for Azure in Hounslow

Azure
Daily Rate Histogram in Hounslow

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Azure in Hounslow over the 6 months to 15 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Azure in Hounslow

Azure
Contract Job Locations in Hounslow

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Azure within the Hounslow region over the 6 months to 15 July 2020. 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
Brentford - 12 £630 -
Chiswick +5 2 £350 -2.78%
Azure
West London

For the 6 months to 15 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing 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 Hounslow region with a requirement for Azure.

1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (53.33%) DevOps
2 6 (40.00%) Kafka
2 6 (40.00%) Analytics
3 5 (33.33%) Degree
3 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 5 (33.33%) Java
3 5 (33.33%) Python
3 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 5 (33.33%) Data Science
4 4 (26.67%) StreamSets
4 4 (26.67%) GCP
4 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (26.67%) C#
4 4 (26.67%) .NET
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
4 4 (26.67%) MVC
4 4 (26.67%) Scrum
4 4 (26.67%) QA
4 4 (26.67%) Kanban
4 4 (26.67%) JIRA
4 4 (26.67%) NoSQL
4 4 (26.67%) REST
5 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (20.00%) Confluence
5 3 (20.00%) Security Architecture
5 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (20.00%) Tableau
5 3 (20.00%) Finance

Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hounslow 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 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (20.00%) Confluence
3 2 (13.33%) IBM Domino
3 2 (13.33%) IIS
4 1 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) GCP
2 3 (20.00%) Power Platform
3 2 (13.33%) AWS
3 2 (13.33%) CloudBees
3 2 (13.33%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (13.33%) PaaS
3 2 (13.33%) Serverless
4 1 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (6.67%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) NoSQL
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (20.00%) Power BI
3 2 (13.33%) Big Data
3 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
3 2 (13.33%) Neo4j
3 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.67%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (6.67%) Cosmos DB
4 1 (6.67%) Data Lake
4 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) JIRA
2 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (13.33%) JMeter
3 2 (13.33%) JUnit
3 2 (13.33%) Postman
3 2 (13.33%) SoapUI
4 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (6.67%) General Ledger
3 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Azure Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Azure Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Database Programmer
2 2 (13.33%) DevOps Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Lead Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Lead DevOps
2 2 (13.33%) Lead Solutions Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Programmer
2 2 (13.33%) Python Developer
2 2 (13.33%) QA Leader
2 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.67%) DevOps Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Java Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Power BI Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) Kafka
2 4 (26.67%) .NET
2 4 (26.67%) REST
3 2 (13.33%) CSS
3 2 (13.33%) HTML
3 2 (13.33%) JSON
3 2 (13.33%) Razor View Engine
3 2 (13.33%) SAML
3 2 (13.33%) XML
4 1 (6.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Blog
2 2 (13.33%) Cloud Native
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.67%) CESG
3 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
3 1 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (6.67%) Taxonomies
3 1 (6.67%) User Experience
3 1 (6.67%) Video\Live Streaming
3 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Android
1 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
1 2 (13.33%) Unix
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (53.33%) DevOps
2 6 (40.00%) Analytics
3 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 5 (33.33%) Data Science
4 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (26.67%) Kanban
4 4 (26.67%) MVC
4 4 (26.67%) Scrum
5 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (20.00%) OO
5 3 (20.00%) OOP
5 3 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Security Architecture
5 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (13.33%) Data Engineering
6 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure as Code
6 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (13.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Java
1 5 (33.33%) Python
2 4 (26.67%) C#
3 3 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) Go
4 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (13.33%) Scala
4 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
5 1 (6.67%) C
5 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (13.33%) TOGAF Certification
3 1 (6.67%) CISA
3 1 (6.67%) CISM
3 1 (6.67%) CISSP
3 1 (6.67%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
2 2 (13.33%) Data Quality
3 1 (6.67%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Ansible
1 2 (13.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (26.67%) StreamSets
2 3 (20.00%) Databricks
2 3 (20.00%) SAP
2 3 (20.00%) Tableau
3 2 (13.33%) Google
3 2 (13.33%) HP
3 2 (13.33%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (13.33%) Splunk
3 2 (13.33%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) ServiceNow
4 1 (6.67%) TIBCO