Period
to 15 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 15 January 2019 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)
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 25 11 63
Rank change year-on-year -14 +52 +2
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 56 101 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 8.14% 10.74% 2.33%
As % of the Cloud Services category 27.72% 58.72% 30.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 79 8
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £500 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +33.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £300 £345 £306
90th Percentile £538 £688 £514
East Midlands median daily rate £470 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +4.44% - -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - £40.00 -
East Midlands median hourly rate - £26.13 -

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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 202 172 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 29.36% 18.30% 7.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 134 36
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £425 £500 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +32.45% +4.14%
10th Percentile £300 £313 £319
90th Percentile £544 £634 £555
East Midlands median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - £40.00 -
East Midlands median hourly rate £21.25 £12.25 £18.13
% change year-on-year +73.47% -32.41% +45.00%

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Nottinghamshire

Microsoft Azure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Azure in Nottinghamshire

Microsoft Azure
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Nottinghamshire over the 6 months to 15 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Azure in Nottinghamshire

Microsoft Azure
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

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 Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 15 January 2019. 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
Nottingham -15 48 £393 -27.31% 46
Mansfield -1 6 £400 -20.00% 5
Microsoft Azure
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 30 (53.57%) Microsoft
2 22 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (33.93%) SQL
4 18 (32.14%) Oracle
4 18 (32.14%) Amazon AWS
5 16 (28.57%) C#
6 14 (25.00%) .NET
7 13 (23.21%) SQL Server
8 12 (21.43%) JavaScript
8 12 (21.43%) Windows
8 12 (21.43%) Retail
8 12 (21.43%) PowerShell
9 11 (19.64%) DevOps
10 10 (17.86%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (17.86%) React
10 10 (17.86%) WCF
10 10 (17.86%) WPF
10 10 (17.86%) PL/SQL
11 9 (16.07%) Active Directory
11 9 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (16.07%) Docker
11 9 (16.07%) Office 365
12 8 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (14.29%) REST
12 8 (14.29%) T-SQL
12 8 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (14.29%) WinForms
13 7 (12.50%) Web Services
13 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 3 (5.36%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.79%) Apache
3 1 (1.79%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 18 (32.14%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (16.07%) Office 365
3 5 (8.93%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (5.36%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (5.36%) OpenShift
4 3 (5.36%) Tricentis Tosca
5 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.79%) GitHub
5 1 (1.79%) IaaS
5 1 (1.79%) PaaS
5 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) Firewall
1 4 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (1.79%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (1.79%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (23.21%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 8 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (10.71%) MongoDB
3 6 (10.71%) Qlik Sense
3 6 (10.71%) Relational Database
4 5 (8.93%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (7.14%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (5.36%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (5.36%) MySQL
6 3 (5.36%) NoSQL
6 3 (5.36%) QlikView
7 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database
7 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.79%) InfluxDB
8 1 (1.79%) Redis
8 1 (1.79%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (7.14%) Bitbucket
2 4 (7.14%) Cucumber
2 4 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (5.36%) Artifactory
3 3 (5.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (5.36%) HP UFT
3 3 (5.36%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.36%) Maven
3 3 (5.36%) Selenium
3 3 (5.36%) Subversion
4 2 (3.57%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (1.79%) Grunt
5 1 (1.79%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.79%) RSpec
5 1 (1.79%) Travis CI
5 1 (1.79%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (21.43%) Retail
2 2 (3.57%) Local Government
3 1 (1.79%) Billing
3 1 (1.79%) Finance
3 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (33.93%) Developer
2 13 (23.21%) Architect
3 8 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 7 (12.50%) Consultant
4 7 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (8.93%) Cloud Architect
6 5 (8.93%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Administrator
7 4 (7.14%) Azure Consultant
7 4 (7.14%) Security Consultant
8 3 (5.36%) .NET Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.36%) Office 365 Consultant
9 2 (3.57%) AWS Architect
9 2 (3.57%) Azure Architect
9 2 (3.57%) Azure DevOps
9 2 (3.57%) Lead DevOps
9 2 (3.57%) React Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Senior WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.00%) .NET
2 10 (17.86%) ASP.NET Web API
2 10 (17.86%) React
2 10 (17.86%) WCF
2 10 (17.86%) WPF
3 8 (14.29%) REST
3 8 (14.29%) WinForms
4 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 7 (12.50%) CSS
4 7 (12.50%) Web Services
5 6 (10.71%) LDAP
5 6 (10.71%) SAML
6 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (8.93%) HTML
6 5 (8.93%) Node.js
7 4 (7.14%) SOAP
8 3 (5.36%) .NET Core
8 3 (5.36%) AngularJS
8 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET Core
8 3 (5.36%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.71%) EPoS
3 5 (8.93%) Public Cloud
4 4 (7.14%) Robotics
5 3 (5.36%) Blog
6 2 (3.57%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.79%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.79%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.79%) NHS
7 1 (1.79%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.43%) Windows
2 4 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (19.64%) DevOps
3 7 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (10.71%) Microservices
4 6 (10.71%) Migration
4 6 (10.71%) MVC
5 5 (8.93%) Project Management
5 5 (8.93%) Software Engineering
5 5 (8.93%) TDD
6 4 (7.14%) Artificial Intelligence
6 4 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 4 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (7.14%) Test Automation
7 3 (5.36%) ATDD
7 3 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (5.36%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 3 (5.36%) Pair Programming
7 3 (5.36%) Release Management
7 3 (5.36%) Scrum
7 3 (5.36%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (33.93%) SQL
2 16 (28.57%) C#
3 12 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 12 (21.43%) PowerShell
4 10 (17.86%) PL/SQL
5 8 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 6 (10.71%) Python
7 5 (8.93%) Java
8 2 (3.57%) PHP
9 1 (1.79%) ES6
9 1 (1.79%) Scala
9 1 (1.79%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) MCSE
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.36%) MCITP
2 3 (5.36%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) Degree
3 2 (3.57%) PMP
4 1 (1.79%) CCNP
4 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.79%) CISSP
4 1 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) GDPR
1 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 9 (16.07%) Active Directory
1 9 (16.07%) Docker
2 4 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.57%) VMware Server
4 1 (1.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) Kubernetes
2 4 (7.14%) Ansible
2 4 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (7.14%) Puppet
3 3 (5.36%) OpenView
3 3 (5.36%) SCOM
3 3 (5.36%) ZABBIX
4 2 (3.57%) AirWatch
4 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.79%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (1.79%) logstash
5 1 (1.79%) Terraform
5 1 (1.79%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 30 (53.57%) Microsoft
2 18 (32.14%) Oracle
3 6 (10.71%) Google
4 5 (8.93%) VMware
5 3 (5.36%) HP
5 3 (5.36%) Red Hat
5 3 (5.36%) SAP
6 2 (3.57%) Computacenter
6 2 (3.57%) IBM
7 1 (1.79%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (1.79%) Cisco
7 1 (1.79%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.79%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.79%) SaltStack