Period
to 17 December 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 17 December 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
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 40 31
Rank change year-on-year +19 -9 +6
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 29 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 7.07% 3.09% 0.38%
As % of the Cloud Services category 30.21% 20.83% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 1
Hounslow median daily rate £463 £375 £477
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.33% -21.38% +17.78%
10th Percentile £303 £344 £439
90th Percentile £725 £541 £516
West London median daily rate £488 £513 £425
% change year-on-year -4.88% +20.59% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hounslow median hourly rate - - -
West London 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 Hounslow with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Hounslow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 96 48 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 23.41% 14.81% 9.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 24 16
Hounslow median daily rate £500 £435 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.94% -3.33% +46.10%
10th Percentile £245 £276 £353
90th Percentile £644 £538 £561
West London median daily rate £475 £488 £475
% change year-on-year -2.56% +2.63% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Hounslow median hourly rate - £13.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -76.36% -
West London median hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -11.76% -15.00% +2.56%

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 17 December 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 17 December 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 -12 11 £698 +86.00% 2
Chiswick +4 6 £450 -
Feltham - 4 £375 - 2
Microsoft Azure
West London

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 20 (68.97%) Microsoft
2 15 (51.72%) Analytics
3 11 (37.93%) Windows
4 10 (34.48%) Active Directory
4 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (27.59%) PowerShell
5 8 (27.59%) Pharmaceutical
5 8 (27.59%) Azure Active Directory
6 7 (24.14%) Windows 10
6 7 (24.14%) Mobile Device Management
6 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Intune
6 7 (24.14%) Power BI
6 7 (24.14%) Universal Windows Platform
6 7 (24.14%) Publishing
7 6 (20.69%) Management Information System
7 6 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (17.24%) Visual Studio Team System
8 5 (17.24%) Risk Management
8 5 (17.24%) Finance
8 5 (17.24%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (17.24%) ITIL
8 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (13.79%) Jenkins
9 4 (13.79%) Office 365
9 4 (13.79%) Machine Learning
9 4 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (13.79%) Data Lake
9 4 (13.79%) Project Management

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%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.45%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.45%) InVision
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Social Studio
1 2 (6.90%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 8 (27.59%) Azure Active Directory
2 6 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (13.79%) Office 365
4 3 (10.34%) Azure Data Factory
4 3 (10.34%) Data Lake Analytics
5 2 (6.90%) Azure Machine Learning
5 2 (6.90%) FinancialForce
5 2 (6.90%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 1 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (3.45%) Amazon S3
6 1 (3.45%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (3.45%) GitHub
6 1 (3.45%) Slack
6 1 (3.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (3.45%) LAN
1 1 (3.45%) SSL
1 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) Power BI
2 4 (13.79%) Data Lake
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.45%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (3.45%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) 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 8 (27.59%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (24.14%) Publishing
3 5 (17.24%) Finance
4 2 (6.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Consultant
2 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Consultant
3 3 (10.34%) Architect
3 3 (10.34%) Security Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Azure Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence Lead
4 2 (6.90%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) IT Manager
4 2 (6.90%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Azure Architect
5 1 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Deployment Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Lead DevOps
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) Universal Windows Platform
2 2 (6.90%) .NET
2 2 (6.90%) COM
2 2 (6.90%) REST
3 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.45%) OAuth
3 1 (3.45%) OAuth2
3 1 (3.45%) OpenID
3 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.34%) CESG
2 3 (10.34%) Virtual Team
3 2 (6.90%) FMCG
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.45%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (3.45%) Marketing Technology
4 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.45%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (3.45%) User Experience
4 1 (3.45%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Windows
2 7 (24.14%) Windows 10
3 3 (10.34%) Linux
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Analytics
2 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (24.14%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (17.24%) ITIL
4 5 (17.24%) Risk Management
4 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (13.79%) Machine Learning
5 4 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (13.79%) Project Management
5 4 (13.79%) Scrum
6 3 (10.34%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (10.34%) Database Security
6 3 (10.34%) Identity Access Management
6 3 (10.34%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (10.34%) Threat Analysis
6 3 (10.34%) Threat Modelling
6 3 (10.34%) User Stories
6 3 (10.34%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) PowerShell
2 3 (10.34%) R
2 3 (10.34%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) U-SQL
3 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.45%) C#
3 1 (3.45%) Java
3 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.45%) Perl
3 1 (3.45%) Python
3 1 (3.45%) Ruby
3 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%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) GxP
2 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 10 (34.48%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Docker
2 1 (3.45%) Firmware
2 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) vSphere
2 1 (3.45%) Xen
2 1 (3.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.90%) Puppet
3 1 (3.45%) Ansible
3 1 (3.45%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (3.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 20 (68.97%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (10.34%) SAP
4 2 (6.90%) Databricks
5 1 (3.45%) Adobe
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco
5 1 (3.45%) Citrix
5 1 (3.45%) Google
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle
5 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.45%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.45%) VMware