The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Maidenhead 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 3 months to 26 March 2017 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Berkshire / Maidenhead
Rank 16 13 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 -  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Maidenhead 3.85% 2.08% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 50.00% 33.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -57.85% +40.00%  

Microsoft Azure is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Maidenhead with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Maidenhead
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 8 6 4
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Maidenhead 7.69% 6.25% 4.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
Median daily rate £425 £438 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.85% +130.26%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -12.79% -13.35%  

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidenhead

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Maidenhead citing Microsoft Azure as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Maidenhead

Microsoft Azure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Azure in Maidenhead

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Maidenhead region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) LAN
4 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) SAN
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (40.00%) Office 365
4 2 (40.00%) NetScaler
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (20.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 1 (20.00%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) IaaS
5 1 (20.00%) vSphere
5 1 (20.00%) PaaS

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead 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 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (20.00%) AWS CloudTrail
2 1 (20.00%) CloudFront
2 1 (20.00%) G Suite
2 1 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (20.00%) IaaS
2 1 (20.00%) PaaS
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) NetScaler
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) IPsec
2 1 (20.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) AWS Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Azure Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Azure Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) Ajax
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (20.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 1 (20.00%) DevOps
1 1 (20.00%) ERP
1 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
1 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (20.00%) Network Design
1 1 (20.00%) OO
1 1 (20.00%) OOD
1 1 (20.00%) Use Case
1 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) AWS Certification
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) CISA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) CISM
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
1 1 (20.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) EMC
4 1 (20.00%) Google
4 1 (20.00%) NetApp
4 1 (20.00%) SAP
Maidenhead, Berkshire
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