Period
to 13 December 2018

The median contractor rate for an Azure Developer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
South East > Kent
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 - 54
Rank change year-on-year - +54 -
Contract jobs requiring an Azure Developer 9 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.24% - 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.30% - 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Kent median daily rate £500 - £450
South East median daily rate £475 £425 £463
% change year-on-year +11.76% -8.11% +15.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kent. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Kent
Contract vacancies in Kent with a recognized job title 392 519 470
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.76% 95.40% 96.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 395 329
Kent median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - +3.70%
10th Percentile £163 £131 £172
90th Percentile £600 £600 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 13 18
Kent median hourly rate £35.00 £25.69 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.24% +60.56% -3.03%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.55 £9.71
90th Percentile £44.75 £130.10 £23.90
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +6.92%

Azure Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings that featured Azure Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for Azure Developer in Kent

Azure Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Azure Developer in Kent

Azure Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Azure Developer in Kent over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Azure Developer in Kent

Azure Developer
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Azure Developer within the Kent region over the 6 months to 13 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
Tunbridge Wells - 5 - -
West Malling - 1 £413 -
Azure Developer
South East

Azure Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, Azure Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Kent region featuring Azure Developer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (88.89%) TDD
2 8 (88.89%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) .NET Framework
3 7 (77.78%) Degree
3 7 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (77.78%) TeamCity
3 7 (77.78%) Test Automation
3 7 (77.78%) RESTful
3 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
3 7 (77.78%) OO
3 7 (77.78%) SOA
3 7 (77.78%) CMS
3 7 (77.78%) Scrum
3 7 (77.78%) Economics
3 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET Core
3 7 (77.78%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (77.78%) Deployment Automation
3 7 (77.78%) BDD
3 7 (77.78%) Entity Framework
3 7 (77.78%) AngularJS
3 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET Web API
3 7 (77.78%) SOLID
4 1 (11.11%) Fintech
4 1 (11.11%) Redis
4 1 (11.11%) Azure Functions
4 1 (11.11%) Serverless
4 1 (11.11%) Finance

Azure Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 7 (77.78%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) Azure Functions
2 1 (11.11%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) .NET
1 8 (88.89%) .NET Framework
2 7 (77.78%) AngularJS
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET Core
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET Web API
2 7 (77.78%) Entity Framework
2 7 (77.78%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) TDD
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) BDD
2 7 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (77.78%) Deployment Automation
2 7 (77.78%) Economics
2 7 (77.78%) OO
2 7 (77.78%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (77.78%) Scrum
2 7 (77.78%) SOA
2 7 (77.78%) SOLID
2 7 (77.78%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft