Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in St Albans 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 23 November 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)
Hertfordshire > St Albans
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 - 11
Rank change year-on-year - +11 -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in St Albans 3.85% - 1.96%
As % of the Cloud Services category 100.00% - 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
St Albans median daily rate £463 - £550
10th Percentile £456 - £525
90th Percentile £469 - £575
Hertfordshire median daily rate £469 £525 £488
% change year-on-year -10.71% +7.69% +21.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
St Albans median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -

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 St Albans with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
St Albans
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in St Albans 3.85% 5.00% 9.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
St Albans median daily rate £463 - £550
10th Percentile £456 - £385
90th Percentile £469 - £628
Hertfordshire median daily rate £450 £438 £388
% change year-on-year +2.86% +12.90% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
St Albans median hourly rate - £11.00 -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - £16.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year - -46.67% +140.00%

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 St Albans region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Memcached
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Kubernetes

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in St Albans 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 (100.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (100.00%) OpenStack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Memcached
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) VMware