Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 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 24 November 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.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 44 -
Rank change year-on-year +13 - -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 9 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 2.63% 1.20% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.68% 17.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 0
North Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £394 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.94% - -
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £388
% change year-on-year +5.88% +9.68% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 71 29 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 20.76% 6.99% 4.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 11 12
North Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £380 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.89% -1.94% +17.42%
10th Percentile £113 £319 £357
90th Percentile £548 £525 £394
Yorkshire median daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
North Yorkshire median hourly rate - £8.50 -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.50 £15.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year +32.26% +29.17% -20.00%

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in North Yorkshire

Microsoft Azure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Azure in North Yorkshire

Microsoft Azure
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in North Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Azure in North Yorkshire

Microsoft Azure
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

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 North Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
York - 7 £450 - 8
Middlesbrough +2 1 £350 +3.70%
Microsoft Azure
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Migration
1 7 (77.78%) SaaS
1 7 (77.78%) PaaS
1 7 (77.78%) Office 365
1 7 (77.78%) Skype
1 7 (77.78%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (11.11%) Release Automation
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (11.11%) MDX
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
2 1 (11.11%) Finance

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (77.78%) Azure Active Directory
1 7 (77.78%) Office 365
1 7 (77.78%) PaaS
1 7 (77.78%) SaaS
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Consultant
2 7 (77.78%) Azure Consultant
3 6 (66.67%) Architect
3 6 (66.67%) Azure Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Azure DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) MDX
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps
2 1 (11.11%) Release Automation
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft