Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staines 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 January 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)
Surrey > Staines
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 2 14
Rank change year-on-year -2 +12 +22
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 41 51 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staines 13.67% 21.25% 10.75%
As % of the Cloud Services category 69.49% 68.00% 53.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 15 6
Staines median daily rate £538 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% -4.76% -
10th Percentile £413 £361 £475
90th Percentile £600 £565 £588
Surrey median daily rate £450 £475 £413
% change year-on-year -5.26% +15.15% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staines median hourly rate - - -
Surrey median hourly rate - £14.75 £19.50
% change year-on-year - -24.34% -

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 Staines with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Staines
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 59 75 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staines 19.67% 31.25% 20.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 27 11
Staines median daily rate £500 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.76% +31.25%
10th Percentile £410 £235 £450
90th Percentile £600 £560 £588
Surrey median daily rate £450 £415 £350
% change year-on-year +8.43% +18.57% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staines median hourly rate - - -
Surrey median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year - -23.06% +36.81%

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Staines

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Staines

Microsoft Azure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Azure in Staines

Microsoft Azure
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Staines

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Staines over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Azure in Staines

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Staines region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 19 (46.34%) Microsoft
2 17 (41.46%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (26.83%) Migration
5 9 (21.95%) Windows
6 8 (19.51%) TCP/IP
6 8 (19.51%) Firewall
7 7 (17.07%) DevOps
7 7 (17.07%) Office 365
8 6 (14.63%) SaaS
8 6 (14.63%) TOGAF
8 6 (14.63%) Network Security
8 6 (14.63%) Dynamics 365
9 5 (12.20%) Data Centre
9 5 (12.20%) Serverless
9 5 (12.20%) CCSA
9 5 (12.20%) HTTP
9 5 (12.20%) CRM
9 5 (12.20%) CheckPoint
9 5 (12.20%) Linux
9 5 (12.20%) C#
9 5 (12.20%) SOAP
9 5 (12.20%) XML
9 5 (12.20%) QA
9 5 (12.20%) WCF
9 5 (12.20%) CCSE
9 5 (12.20%) Dynamics CRM
9 5 (12.20%) PaaS
9 5 (12.20%) IaaS
10 4 (9.76%) Jenkins

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staines 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 (2.44%) Confluence
1 1 (2.44%) IIS
1 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.88%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 17 (41.46%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (17.07%) Office 365
3 6 (14.63%) Dynamics 365
3 6 (14.63%) SaaS
4 5 (12.20%) IaaS
4 5 (12.20%) PaaS
4 5 (12.20%) Serverless
5 4 (9.76%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (2.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.51%) Firewall
1 8 (19.51%) TCP/IP
2 6 (14.63%) Network Security
3 5 (12.20%) HTTP
4 3 (7.32%) DNS
5 1 (2.44%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) Power BI
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
1 4 (9.76%) Jenkins
1 4 (9.76%) JIRA
2 1 (2.44%) Artifactory
2 1 (2.44%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.44%) Bitbucket
2 1 (2.44%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (4.88%) Billing
1 2 (4.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (51.22%) Architect
2 12 (29.27%) Azure Architect
3 11 (26.83%) Cloud Architect
4 7 (17.07%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (14.63%) Consultant
6 5 (12.20%) Integration Architect
7 4 (9.76%) C# Architect
7 4 (9.76%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 4 (9.76%) Security Architect
8 3 (7.32%) Designer
8 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Consultant
8 3 (7.32%) Solutions Designer
9 2 (4.88%) .NET Architect
9 2 (4.88%) Azure Consultant
9 2 (4.88%) Azure Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Blue Coat Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Cloud Consultant
9 2 (4.88%) Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Java Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Linux Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) SOAP
1 5 (12.20%) WCF
1 5 (12.20%) XML
2 4 (9.76%) Middleware
3 3 (7.32%) XSLT
4 2 (4.88%) .NET
4 2 (4.88%) JSON
4 2 (4.88%) RESTful
5 1 (2.44%) MCollective
5 1 (2.44%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.76%) Public Cloud
3 3 (7.32%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.88%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Windows
2 5 (12.20%) Linux
3 3 (7.32%) Windows 10
4 2 (4.88%) Unix
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.44%) CentOS
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.83%) Migration
3 7 (17.07%) DevOps
4 6 (14.63%) TOGAF
5 5 (12.20%) CRM
6 4 (9.76%) Configuration Management
6 4 (9.76%) Scrum
6 4 (9.76%) SDLC
6 4 (9.76%) SOA
6 4 (9.76%) Zachman Framework
7 3 (7.32%) Analytics
7 3 (7.32%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (7.32%) High Availability
7 3 (7.32%) Logistics
7 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
7 3 (7.32%) Performance Optimisation
7 3 (7.32%) Security Architecture
7 3 (7.32%) TDD
7 3 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.20%) C#
2 4 (9.76%) Python
3 3 (7.32%) Perl
3 3 (7.32%) R
4 2 (4.88%) Java
4 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.88%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.88%) SQL
5 1 (2.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) CCSA
1 5 (12.20%) CCSE
2 3 (7.32%) CISM
2 3 (7.32%) CISSP
2 3 (7.32%) Degree
3 1 (2.44%) ISEB
3 1 (2.44%) MCSA
3 1 (2.44%) MCSE
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (4.88%) ProxySG
3 2 (4.88%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) SCCM
2 2 (4.88%) FortiGate
2 2 (4.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (46.34%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.20%) CheckPoint
3 3 (7.32%) Barracuda Networks
4 2 (4.88%) Blue Coat
4 2 (4.88%) Juniper
4 2 (4.88%) Palo Alto
4 2 (4.88%) Remedy
5 1 (2.44%) Sitecore