Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Solihull 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 18 August 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)
West Midlands > Solihull
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 21 -
Rank change year-on-year -5 - -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 11 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 4.38% 3.70% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 28.21% 30.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Solihull median daily rate £325 £360 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.72% - -
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £450 £409
% change year-on-year +5.56% +10.09% +10.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Solihull median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.00 - £17.75

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 Solihull with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Solihull
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 39 20 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 15.54% 12.35% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 6
Solihull median daily rate £363 £360 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.69% +56.52% +2.22%
10th Percentile £294 £245 £213
90th Percentile £459 £410 £400
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Solihull median hourly rate £12.00 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.60 £14.75 £18.38
% change year-on-year +12.54% -19.73% -10.37%

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Solihull

Microsoft Azure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Azure in Solihull

Microsoft Azure
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Solihull

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Solihull over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Azure in Solihull

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 8 (72.73%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) .NET Core
3 6 (54.55%) AngularJS
3 6 (54.55%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (54.55%) Google
4 4 (36.36%) Marketing
4 4 (36.36%) Docker
5 3 (27.27%) Front End Development
5 3 (27.27%) React
5 3 (27.27%) Web Development
5 3 (27.27%) Node.js
6 2 (18.18%) Migration
6 2 (18.18%) Angular 2
6 2 (18.18%) Microservices
7 1 (9.09%) Office 365
7 1 (9.09%) Data Privacy
7 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (9.09%) Single Customer View
7 1 (9.09%) Collaborative Working
7 1 (9.09%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (9.09%) CMS
7 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (9.09%) Data Security
7 1 (9.09%) Finance
7 1 (9.09%) HTML

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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 (9.09%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Office 365
General
1 4 (36.36%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) .NET Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Angular Developer
3 4 (36.36%) C# Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Senior .NET Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Senior Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Software Developer
4 3 (27.27%) .NET Software Developer
4 3 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (18.18%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (9.09%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Architect
6 1 (9.09%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (9.09%) Field Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
6 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
1 7 (63.64%) .NET Core
2 6 (54.55%) AngularJS
3 3 (27.27%) Node.js
3 3 (27.27%) React
4 2 (18.18%) Angular 2
5 1 (9.09%) CSS
5 1 (9.09%) HTML
5 1 (9.09%) Laravel
5 1 (9.09%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Mindset
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) iPad
1 1 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Front End Development
1 3 (27.27%) Web Development
2 2 (18.18%) Microservices
2 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) B2C
3 1 (9.09%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (9.09%) Content Management
3 1 (9.09%) Data Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Data Privacy
3 1 (9.09%) Data Security
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Single Customer View
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) PHP
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Docker
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Google
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle