Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for Azure SQL Database skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Azure SQL Database over the 6 months to 24 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 SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 116 133
Rank change year-on-year -10 +17 -7
Contract jobs citing Azure SQL Database 11 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.39% 0.70% 0.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.67% 3.49% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 5
Surrey median daily rate £388 £465 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% -7.00% -
10th Percentile £340 £463 £368
90th Percentile £513 £488 £568
South East median daily rate £425 £465 £500
% change year-on-year -8.60% -7.00% +42.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

Azure SQL Database is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 657 459 676
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 23.51% 19.97% 24.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 510 304 414
Surrey median daily rate £460 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.24% +6.25% +11.11%
10th Percentile £331 £296 £277
90th Percentile £575 £561 £529
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £378
% change year-on-year +3.13% +5.96% +7.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 7
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £24.56 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +83.21% -38.59% -14.44%
10th Percentile £14.25 £15.03 £32.50
90th Percentile £51.00 £46.00 £46.37
South East median hourly rate £42.00 £26.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +58.49% -3.64% +10.00%

Azure SQL Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing Azure SQL Database as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for Azure SQL Database in Surrey

Azure SQL Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Azure SQL Database in Surrey.

Contractor daily rate trend for Azure SQL Database in Surrey

Azure SQL Database
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database in Surrey over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Azure SQL Database in Surrey

Azure SQL Database
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reigate - 4 £340 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 2 £413 -
Guildford - 1 £425 -
Azure SQL Database
South East

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Azure SQL Database 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Azure SQL Database.

1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (90.91%) C#
3 7 (63.64%) MVC
4 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 6 (54.55%) .NET
5 5 (45.45%) CSS
5 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
5 5 (45.45%) KnockoutJS
5 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (36.36%) Sass
6 4 (36.36%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio Team System
6 4 (36.36%) Entity Framework
6 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (36.36%) Redis
6 4 (36.36%) Web Development
6 4 (36.36%) Selenium
6 4 (36.36%) jQuery
6 4 (36.36%) System Testing
6 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (36.36%) InterSystems Cache
6 4 (36.36%) Web Services
6 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
6 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
6 4 (36.36%) .NET Core
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 3 (27.27%) Xamarin
7 3 (27.27%) Mobile App
8 2 (18.18%) AngularJS

Azure SQL Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (18.18%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (9.09%) IaaS
3 1 (9.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) InterSystems Cache
1 4 (36.36%) Redis
2 1 (9.09%) DocumentDB
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Selenium
1 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
1 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 8 (72.73%) C# Developer
3 5 (45.45%) .NET Developer
4 4 (36.36%) .NET Web Developer
4 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 4 (36.36%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (36.36%) C# Web Developer
4 4 (36.36%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (36.36%) Web Developer
5 3 (27.27%) Azure Developer
5 3 (27.27%) Xamarin Developer
6 2 (18.18%) Applications Developer
6 2 (18.18%) C# Application Developer
6 2 (18.18%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (18.18%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 1 (9.09%) Azure Consultant
7 1 (9.09%) Azure Engineer
7 1 (9.09%) Consultant
7 1 (9.09%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (45.45%) CSS
2 5 (45.45%) KnockoutJS
3 4 (36.36%) .NET Core
3 4 (36.36%) Entity Framework
3 4 (36.36%) jQuery
3 4 (36.36%) Sass
3 4 (36.36%) Web Services
4 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (9.09%) CSS3
5 1 (9.09%) HTML
5 1 (9.09%) HTML5
5 1 (9.09%) JSON
5 1 (9.09%) React
5 1 (9.09%) Reactive Extensions
5 1 (9.09%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) CentOS
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) MVC
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (36.36%) System Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Web Development
3 1 (9.09%) Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Complex Event Processing
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile Development
3 1 (9.09%) Network Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (90.91%) C#
3 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
5 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
1 3 (27.27%) Xamarin