Period
to 14 November 2018

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 14 November 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)
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 14 59
Rank change year-on-year -12 +45 +7
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 53 88 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 7.45% 9.30% 2.85%
As % of the Cloud Services category 27.60% 52.69% 37.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 69 17
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £375 £540 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.56% -1.82% +57.14%
10th Percentile £288 £274 £325
90th Percentile £575 £688 £640
East Midlands median daily rate £450 £400 £525
% change year-on-year +12.50% -23.81% +34.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - £40.00 -
East Midlands median hourly rate - £40.00 -

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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 192 167 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 27.00% 17.65% 7.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 123 41
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £413 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £275 £269 £325
90th Percentile £550 £635 £625
East Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +3.13% -5.88% +11.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - £40.00 -
East Midlands median hourly rate £12.50 £15.29 £17.75
% change year-on-year -18.26% -13.85% -

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 14 November 2018.

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 14 November 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
Nottingham -9 49 £394 -27.08% 38
Microsoft Azure
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 28 (52.83%) Microsoft
2 21 (39.62%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (26.42%) JavaScript
4 14 (26.42%) SQL
5 13 (24.53%) Oracle
5 13 (24.53%) PowerShell
5 13 (24.53%) DevOps
6 12 (22.64%) Docker
6 12 (22.64%) React
6 12 (22.64%) .NET
6 12 (22.64%) C#
7 10 (18.87%) Active Directory
7 10 (18.87%) TDD
7 10 (18.87%) MongoDB
8 9 (16.98%) REST
8 9 (16.98%) Jenkins
8 9 (16.98%) Public Cloud
8 9 (16.98%) Configuration Management
9 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
9 8 (15.09%) Java
9 8 (15.09%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (15.09%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (15.09%) Office 365
9 8 (15.09%) Node.js
9 8 (15.09%) Puppet
10 7 (13.21%) Test Automation
10 7 (13.21%) Ansible
10 7 (13.21%) Kubernetes
10 7 (13.21%) Windows

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 5 (9.43%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.89%) Apache
3 1 (1.89%) Appian
3 1 (1.89%) CMS
3 1 (1.89%) Documentum
3 1 (1.89%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 21 (39.62%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (15.09%) Office 365
3 6 (11.32%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (9.43%) OpenShift
5 4 (7.55%) Tricentis Tosca
6 3 (5.66%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (5.66%) PaaS
7 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.89%) GitHub
7 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) LAN
1 3 (5.66%) VLAN
1 3 (5.66%) WAN
2 1 (1.89%) FTP
2 1 (1.89%) HTTP
2 1 (1.89%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.89%) SSL
2 1 (1.89%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.87%) MongoDB
2 8 (15.09%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
3 6 (11.32%) Qlik Sense
3 6 (11.32%) Relational Database
4 4 (7.55%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (7.55%) NoSQL
5 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database
5 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (5.66%) QlikView
6 2 (3.77%) Big Data
6 2 (3.77%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.77%) MySQL
6 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (1.89%) Redis
7 1 (1.89%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 9 (16.98%) Jenkins
2 6 (11.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (11.32%) Bitbucket
2 6 (11.32%) Git (software)
2 6 (11.32%) Subversion
3 5 (9.43%) Cucumber
4 4 (7.55%) Artifactory
4 4 (7.55%) HP UFT
4 4 (7.55%) Maven
4 4 (7.55%) Selenium
5 3 (5.66%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (3.77%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.89%) FishEye
7 1 (1.89%) Grunt
7 1 (1.89%) RSpec
7 1 (1.89%) Travis CI
7 1 (1.89%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (9.43%) Retail
2 1 (1.89%) Back Office
2 1 (1.89%) Billing
2 1 (1.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (22.64%) Architect
1 12 (22.64%) Developer
2 6 (11.32%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (9.43%) Lead DevOps
4 4 (7.55%) Administrator
4 4 (7.55%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Azure Architect
5 3 (5.66%) Azure DevOps
5 3 (5.66%) Cloud Architect
5 3 (5.66%) IT Manager
5 3 (5.66%) IT Support
5 3 (5.66%) IT Support Manager
5 3 (5.66%) Server Support
5 3 (5.66%) Support Manager
6 2 (3.77%) .NET Developer
6 2 (3.77%) Applications Architect
6 2 (3.77%) AWS Solutions Architect
6 2 (3.77%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Data Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (22.64%) .NET
1 12 (22.64%) React
2 9 (16.98%) REST
3 8 (15.09%) Node.js
4 7 (13.21%) Spring
5 6 (11.32%) CSS
5 6 (11.32%) LDAP
5 6 (11.32%) SAML
6 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET
6 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (9.43%) Web Services
7 4 (7.55%) HTML
8 3 (5.66%) .NET Core
8 3 (5.66%) AngularJS
8 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET Core
8 3 (5.66%) SOAP
9 2 (3.77%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (3.77%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (3.77%) RESTful
9 2 (3.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Public Cloud
2 3 (5.66%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.89%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.89%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.21%) Windows
2 6 (11.32%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.89%) CentOS
4 1 (1.89%) Linux
4 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (24.53%) DevOps
3 10 (18.87%) TDD
4 9 (16.98%) Configuration Management
5 7 (13.21%) MVC
5 7 (13.21%) Test Automation
6 6 (11.32%) ATDD
6 6 (11.32%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (11.32%) Microservices
6 6 (11.32%) Pair Programming
6 6 (11.32%) Release Management
6 6 (11.32%) Software Engineering
7 5 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (9.43%) Migration
8 4 (7.55%) Analytics
9 3 (5.66%) Business Analytics
9 3 (5.66%) CRM
9 3 (5.66%) Customer Requirements
9 3 (5.66%) ITIL
9 3 (5.66%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (26.42%) JavaScript
1 14 (26.42%) SQL
2 13 (24.53%) PowerShell
3 12 (22.64%) C#
4 8 (15.09%) Java
5 6 (11.32%) Python
6 3 (5.66%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.89%) ES6
7 1 (1.89%) Go
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) MCSE
1 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.55%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.66%) MCITP
3 3 (5.66%) MCSA
3 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) CCNA
4 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.89%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (22.64%) Docker
2 10 (18.87%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.66%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.77%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (15.09%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (15.09%) Puppet
2 7 (13.21%) Ansible
2 7 (13.21%) Kubernetes
3 4 (7.55%) OpenView
3 4 (7.55%) SCOM
3 4 (7.55%) ZABBIX
4 2 (3.77%) AirWatch
4 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.89%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (1.89%) logstash
5 1 (1.89%) Terraform
5 1 (1.89%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 28 (52.83%) Microsoft
2 13 (24.53%) Oracle
3 7 (13.21%) Google
3 7 (13.21%) VMware
4 6 (11.32%) Red Hat
5 4 (7.55%) HP
6 2 (3.77%) Alteryx
6 2 (3.77%) Computacenter
6 2 (3.77%) IBM
6 2 (3.77%) SAP
6 2 (3.77%) Tableau
7 1 (1.89%) Cisco
7 1 (1.89%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.89%) SaltStack
7 1 (1.89%) Talend
7 1 (1.89%) TIBCO