Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 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
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 25 34
Rank change year-on-year 0 +9 -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 16 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 4.95% 2.88% 0.63%
As % of the Cloud Services category 30.19% 22.22% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 0
Hounslow median daily rate £475 £385 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.38% - -
West London median daily rate £525 £450 £395
% change year-on-year +16.67% +13.92% +12.86%
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 53 27 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 16.41% 12.98% 7.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 11 19
Hounslow median daily rate £475 £328 £515
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.04% -36.41% +28.75%
10th Percentile £271 £185 £363
90th Percentile £568 £438 £578
West London median daily rate £500 £456 £495
% change year-on-year +9.59% -7.83% +23.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Hounslow median hourly rate - £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
West London median hourly rate £17.50 £28.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -38.60% +62.87% -56.25%

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 20 July 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 20 July 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
Chiswick - 8 £488 -
Brentford +2 6 £346 -10.06% 3
Feltham - 1 £500 - 1
Microsoft Azure
West London

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) .NET
4 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
4 5 (31.25%) Windows
4 5 (31.25%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (25.00%) Single Sign-On
5 4 (25.00%) Power BI
5 4 (25.00%) TDD
5 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio Team System
5 4 (25.00%) Office 365
5 4 (25.00%) Analytics
5 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (18.75%) Docker
6 3 (18.75%) Machine Learning
6 3 (18.75%) R
6 3 (18.75%) OAuth
6 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
6 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
6 3 (18.75%) OpenID
6 3 (18.75%) B2B
6 3 (18.75%) ITIL
6 3 (18.75%) C#
6 3 (18.75%) Linux
6 3 (18.75%) MVC
6 3 (18.75%) Finance
6 3 (18.75%) Publishing

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 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (12.50%) NServiceBus
1 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Office 365
2 3 (18.75%) Data Lake Analytics
3 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (12.50%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (12.50%) Azure Data Factory
3 2 (12.50%) FinancialForce
3 2 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (6.25%) Azure Machine Learning
4 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (6.25%) Google Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) IaaS
4 1 (6.25%) PaaS
4 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
1 1 (6.25%) Network Security
1 1 (6.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) Power BI
3 3 (18.75%) Data Lake
4 2 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
4 2 (12.50%) RavenDB
4 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (6.25%) Big Data
5 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (6.25%) OLAP
5 1 (6.25%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (6.25%) QlikView
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (12.50%) SpecFlow
2 2 (12.50%) TeamCity
3 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
1 3 (18.75%) Publishing
2 2 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) .NET Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Server Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Business Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Power BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) .NET
2 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
3 3 (18.75%) OAuth
3 3 (18.75%) OpenID
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Core
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (12.50%) SAML
4 2 (12.50%) WAP
5 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
5 1 (6.25%) Entity Framework
5 1 (6.25%) jQuery
5 1 (6.25%) MDX
5 1 (6.25%) OAuth2
5 1 (6.25%) React
5 1 (6.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
3 2 (12.50%) Clustering
4 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.25%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Analytics
2 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (25.00%) TDD
3 3 (18.75%) B2B
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 3 (18.75%) Machine Learning
3 3 (18.75%) MVC
4 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (12.50%) CQRS
4 2 (12.50%) DevOps
4 2 (12.50%) Domain-Driven Design
4 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 2 (12.50%) Migration
4 2 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (6.25%) Change Management
5 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) C#
2 3 (18.75%) R
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) CCIE
1 1 (6.25%) CCNP
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) GCP
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Docker
1 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (12.50%) Grafana
2 2 (12.50%) Kubernetes
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (12.50%) SCCM
2 2 (12.50%) SCOM
2 2 (12.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco
2 2 (12.50%) New Relic
2 2 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (12.50%) SAP
2 2 (12.50%) Splunk
3 1 (6.25%) Google
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) VMware