Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hounslow 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 18 October 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)
West London > Hounslow
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 28 34
Rank change year-on-year +9 +6 +7
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 29 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 7.23% 3.66% 0.68%
As % of the Cloud Services category 35.80% 23.68% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 0
Hounslow median daily rate £475 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.67% - -
West London median daily rate £488 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +2.63% - +35.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hounslow median hourly rate - - -
West London median hourly rate £85.00 - -

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 Hounslow with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Hounslow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 81 38 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 20.20% 15.45% 8.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 17 17
Hounslow median daily rate £488 £375 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -26.47% +43.16%
10th Percentile £162 £244 £353
90th Percentile £681 £538 £580
West London median daily rate £475 £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Hounslow median hourly rate - £13.24 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -64.70% -
West London median hourly rate £14.75 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -13.24% -15.00% +17.65%

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Hounslow

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Hounslow

Microsoft Azure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Azure in Hounslow

Microsoft Azure
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hounslow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Hounslow over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Azure in Hounslow

Microsoft 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 Microsoft Azure within the Hounslow region over the 6 months to 18 October 2018. 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 -7 14 £538 +43.33% 3
Feltham - 4 £500 -
Chiswick - 3 £475 -
Microsoft Azure
West London

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 Hounslow region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 21 (72.41%) Microsoft
2 16 (55.17%) Analytics
3 12 (41.38%) Windows
4 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (31.03%) Publishing
6 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
6 8 (27.59%) Pharmaceutical
6 8 (27.59%) Azure Active Directory
6 8 (27.59%) Power BI
7 7 (24.14%) Windows 10
7 7 (24.14%) Mobile Device Management
7 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Intune
7 7 (24.14%) Universal Windows Platform
7 7 (24.14%) Visual Studio Team System
7 7 (24.14%) PowerShell
8 6 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (20.69%) SQL
8 6 (20.69%) Finance
9 5 (17.24%) Risk Management
9 5 (17.24%) Scrum
9 5 (17.24%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
9 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (17.24%) Data Lake
9 5 (17.24%) Machine Learning
10 4 (13.79%) Office 365
10 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (13.79%) Jenkins
10 4 (13.79%) Data Lake Analytics
10 4 (13.79%) Problem-Solving

Microsoft 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 4 (13.79%) Confluence
2 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (6.90%) Social Studio
1 2 (6.90%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 8 (27.59%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (13.79%) Data Lake Analytics
2 4 (13.79%) Office 365
3 3 (10.34%) Azure Data Factory
4 2 (6.90%) Azure Machine Learning
4 2 (6.90%) FinancialForce
4 2 (6.90%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 1 (3.45%) GitHub
5 1 (3.45%) Google Analytics
5 1 (3.45%) IaaS
5 1 (3.45%) PaaS
5 1 (3.45%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (3.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) Power BI
2 5 (17.24%) Data Lake
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.90%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (3.45%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (3.45%) Big Data
5 1 (3.45%) OLAP
5 1 (3.45%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Visual Studio Team System
2 4 (13.79%) Jenkins
3 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
3 3 (10.34%) JIRA
4 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.45%) Gradle
4 1 (3.45%) gulp
4 1 (3.45%) Jasmine
4 1 (3.45%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (3.45%) Maven
4 1 (3.45%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (3.45%) Protractor
4 1 (3.45%) Selenium
4 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.45%) Vagrant
4 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.45%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (31.03%) Publishing
2 8 (27.59%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (20.69%) Finance
4 2 (6.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Consultant
2 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Consultant
3 4 (13.79%) Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Security Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence Lead
5 2 (6.90%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) IT Manager
5 2 (6.90%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Server Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) Universal Windows Platform
2 3 (10.34%) .NET
3 2 (6.90%) COM
3 2 (6.90%) REST
3 2 (6.90%) WAP
4 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.45%) MDX
4 1 (3.45%) OAuth
4 1 (3.45%) OAuth2
4 1 (3.45%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.34%) CESG
2 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.34%) Virtual Team
3 2 (6.90%) Clustering
3 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.90%) FMCG
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (3.45%) Marketing Technology
4 1 (3.45%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Windows
2 7 (24.14%) Windows 10
3 3 (10.34%) Linux
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Analytics
2 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (24.14%) Mobile Device Management
4 6 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (17.24%) Machine Learning
5 5 (17.24%) Risk Management
5 5 (17.24%) Scrum
5 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (13.79%) Project Management
7 3 (10.34%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (10.34%) Database Security
7 3 (10.34%) Identity Access Management
7 3 (10.34%) Information Security
7 3 (10.34%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (10.34%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (10.34%) Security Testing
7 3 (10.34%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) PowerShell
2 6 (20.69%) SQL
3 3 (10.34%) R
3 3 (10.34%) U-SQL
4 1 (3.45%) C#
4 1 (3.45%) Java
4 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.45%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) CISA
1 3 (10.34%) CISM
1 3 (10.34%) CISSP
1 3 (10.34%) CSSLP
2 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) GxP
System Software
1 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.45%) Docker
3 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (6.90%) SCCM
2 2 (6.90%) SCOM
3 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.45%) Puppet
3 1 (3.45%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 21 (72.41%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (10.34%) SAP
4 2 (6.90%) Databricks
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco
5 1 (3.45%) Google
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle
5 1 (3.45%) Red Hat