Period
to 20 May 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 20 May 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
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 27 -
Rank change year-on-year +5 - -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 12 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 5.06% 1.35% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 38.71% 25.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Solihull median daily rate £475 - -
West Midlands median daily rate £485 £450 £415
% change year-on-year +7.67% +8.43% +14.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Solihull median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +25.00% -28.89% -13.46%

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 31 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 13.08% 5.38% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 4
Solihull median daily rate £380 £350 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +55.56% -25.00%
10th Percentile £286 £245 £213
90th Percentile £488 £406 £439
West Midlands median daily rate £460 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +15.00% - +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Solihull median hourly rate £13.50 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +15.38% -10.34% -44.23%

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 20 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Azure in Solihull

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 6 (50.00%) Docker
2 5 (41.67%) .NET Core
2 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) C#
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) Google
3 4 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 3 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 3 (25.00%) Node.js
4 3 (25.00%) SDLC
4 3 (25.00%) Front End Development
4 3 (25.00%) React
4 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (25.00%) Marketing
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Java
4 3 (25.00%) OOD
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (25.00%) Windows
4 3 (25.00%) Linux
4 3 (25.00%) OO
4 3 (25.00%) Python
5 2 (16.67%) Migration
5 2 (16.67%) Angular 2
6 1 (8.33%) Office 365
6 1 (8.33%) DevOps

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
1 3 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Angular Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Azure Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Architect
5 1 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Field Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Migration Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
1 5 (41.67%) .NET Core
2 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 3 (25.00%) Node.js
3 3 (25.00%) React
4 2 (16.67%) Angular 2
5 1 (8.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) iPad
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (25.00%) Front End Development
1 3 (25.00%) OO
1 3 (25.00%) OOD
1 3 (25.00%) SDLC
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft