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 3 months to 24 April 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)
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 44 52
Rank change year-on-year +12 +8  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 13 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 3.27% 1.24% 0.21%
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.50% 26.92% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 1
Median daily rate £400 £550 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.27% +92.98%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +1.17% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £80.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -78.75% +185.71%  

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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 40 26 17
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 10.08% 4.61% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 20 5
Median daily rate £400 £550 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.27% -4.34%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £435 £400
% change year-on-year +3.44% +8.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 7
Median hourly rate £10.75 £14.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.86% -19.44%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -13.75% -20.00%  

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 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 3 months to 24 April 2017.

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 3 months to 24 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +16 11 £425 -22.72% 11
Microsoft Azure
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (50.00%) Docker
1 13 (50.00%) DevOps
2 12 (46.15%) Jenkins
3 11 (42.31%) Git (software)
4 9 (34.62%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (30.77%) Data Centre
5 8 (30.77%) Scrum
6 7 (26.92%) VMware
6 7 (26.92%) Java
6 7 (26.92%) Puppet
7 6 (23.08%) OpenStack
7 6 (23.08%) .NET
7 6 (23.08%) Linux
7 6 (23.08%) Python
7 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 6 (23.08%) SDLC
7 6 (23.08%) Kubernetes
8 5 (19.23%) ITIL
8 5 (19.23%) MVC
8 5 (19.23%) Splunk
8 5 (19.23%) PaaS
9 4 (15.38%) Heroku
9 4 (15.38%) Google
9 4 (15.38%) JIRA
9 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
9 4 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (15.38%) Software AG
9 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management

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 6 (23.08%) OpenStack
2 2 (7.69%) Confluence
2 2 (7.69%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.85%) Apache
3 1 (3.85%) Apache Solr
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.85%) nginx
3 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 13 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (19.23%) PaaS
3 4 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (15.38%) Datadog
3 4 (15.38%) GitHub
3 4 (15.38%) Heroku
3 4 (15.38%) IaaS
3 4 (15.38%) OpenShift
4 3 (11.54%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (11.54%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (7.69%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (7.69%) Office 365
5 2 (7.69%) SaaS
6 1 (3.85%) Amazon S3
6 1 (3.85%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (7.69%) Firewall
1 2 (7.69%) LAN
1 2 (7.69%) NGN
1 2 (7.69%) Software-Defined Networking
1 2 (7.69%) TACACS
1 2 (7.69%) VXLAN
1 2 (7.69%) WAN
2 1 (3.85%) Intranet
2 1 (3.85%) LDAP
2 1 (3.85%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.85%) Redis
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (46.15%) Jenkins
2 11 (42.31%) Git (software)
3 4 (15.38%) Bitbucket
3 4 (15.38%) git-flow
3 4 (15.38%) JIRA
4 3 (11.54%) Cucumber
4 3 (11.54%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (11.54%) Selenium
4 3 (11.54%) TeamCity
5 2 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (3.85%) Axure RP
6 1 (3.85%) JMeter
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) AWS DevOps
2 5 (19.23%) AWS Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Lead DevOps
4 3 (11.54%) Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Developer
5 2 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) DevOps Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Network Security Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Security Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Azure Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (3.85%) Platform Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) .NET
2 4 (15.38%) Web Services
3 3 (11.54%) boto
4 2 (7.69%) .NET Core
4 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
4 2 (7.69%) CSS
4 2 (7.69%) HTML
4 2 (7.69%) Serverless Framework
5 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (3.85%) Entity Framework
5 1 (3.85%) jQuery
5 1 (3.85%) JSON
5 1 (3.85%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (3.85%) REST
5 1 (3.85%) WCF
5 1 (3.85%) WPF
5 1 (3.85%) XML
5 1 (3.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.54%) Public Cloud
3 2 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (7.69%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.85%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Linux
2 4 (15.38%) Windows
3 2 (7.69%) VMS
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.85%) Android
4 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.85%) CentOS
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (50.00%) DevOps
2 8 (30.77%) Scrum
3 6 (23.08%) SDLC
4 5 (19.23%) ITIL
4 5 (19.23%) MVC
5 4 (15.38%) Automation Testing
5 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
5 4 (15.38%) Microservices
6 3 (11.54%) Automated Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (11.54%) Migration
6 3 (11.54%) Open Source
7 2 (7.69%) Fault Management
7 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
7 2 (7.69%) Load Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Test Automation
7 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) Java
2 6 (23.08%) Python
3 4 (15.38%) C#
3 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
4 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.69%) XAML
5 1 (3.85%) PHP
5 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) CCNP
1 2 (7.69%) CCSA
1 2 (7.69%) CCSE
1 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (50.00%) Docker
2 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (7.69%) vCloud
3 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.85%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 9 (34.62%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (26.92%) Puppet
3 6 (23.08%) Kubernetes
4 4 (15.38%) Ansible
4 4 (15.38%) Docker Swarm
4 4 (15.38%) Graphite
4 4 (15.38%) Packer
5 2 (7.69%) SCCM
5 2 (7.69%) Terraform
6 1 (3.85%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) VMware
2 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 5 (19.23%) Splunk
4 4 (15.38%) Apigee
4 4 (15.38%) Google
4 4 (15.38%) Software AG
5 3 (11.54%) Citrix
6 2 (7.69%) Blue Coat
6 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
6 2 (7.69%) Cisco
6 2 (7.69%) Computacenter
6 2 (7.69%) F5
6 2 (7.69%) Juniper
6 2 (7.69%) Nokia
6 2 (7.69%) Palo Alto
6 2 (7.69%) SOASTA, Inc
7 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.85%) Sitecore
7 1 (3.85%) WSO2
7 1 (3.85%) Xamarin
Nottinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Gravitas Recruitment Group
Posted: 6 days ago