The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 3 months to 29 June 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)
Wiltshire > Swindon
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 30 36
Rank change year-on-year -2 +6  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 10 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 2.98% 3.98% 1.60%
As % of the Cloud Services category 27.78% 50.00% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 23 6
Swindon median daily rate £500 £900 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -44.44% +176.92%  
10th Percentile £312 £750 £298
90th Percentile £534 £1,000 £340
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £900 £325
% change year-on-year -47.22% +176.92%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -

Microsoft Azure is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 36 28 15
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 10.71% 7.95% 4.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 100 18
Swindon median daily rate £348 £900 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -61.38% +157.14%  
10th Percentile £311 £400 £277
90th Percentile £500 £1,000 £463
Wiltshire median daily rate £400 £875 £350
% change year-on-year -54.28% +150.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Swindon median hourly rate - - £10.00
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - £10.00

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Swindon

Microsoft Azure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Azure in Swindon

Microsoft Azure
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Swindon over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Azure in Swindon

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 12 (70.59%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (70.59%) DevOps
2 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (58.82%) Oracle
4 8 (47.06%) Windows
4 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
5 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
5 7 (41.18%) Web Development
5 7 (41.18%) Docker
6 6 (35.29%) Red Hat
6 6 (35.29%) Finance
6 6 (35.29%) Linux
6 6 (35.29%) Java
7 5 (29.41%) JIRA
7 5 (29.41%) Atlassian
7 5 (29.41%) Ansible
7 5 (29.41%) Kibana
7 5 (29.41%) Icinga
7 5 (29.41%) Microservices
7 5 (29.41%) Amazon Linux
7 5 (29.41%) Confluence
7 5 (29.41%) WebCenter
7 5 (29.41%) Elastic Stack
7 5 (29.41%) Web Operations
7 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
7 5 (29.41%) logstash
7 5 (29.41%) Performance Testing
7 5 (29.41%) Database Tuning
7 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
7 5 (29.41%) Atlassian Bamboo

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 5 (29.41%) Confluence
1 5 (29.41%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) GlassFish
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 12 (70.59%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (23.53%) Amazon S3
3 2 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) LAN
1 2 (11.76%) WAN
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (5.88%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) Internet
2 1 (5.88%) LDAP
2 1 (5.88%) SAN
2 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Amazon Redshift
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle ODI
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
1 5 (29.41%) JIRA
2 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Architect
1 5 (29.41%) DevOps Engineer
1 5 (29.41%) Java Engineer
1 5 (29.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
1 5 (29.41%) Linux Engineer
1 5 (29.41%) Linux/Unix DevOps
1 5 (29.41%) WebOps Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) .NET Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Azure Architect
3 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Data Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Data Modeller
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) Elastic Stack
1 5 (29.41%) WebCenter
2 3 (17.65%) .NET
2 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (17.65%) CSS
3 2 (11.76%) jQuery
3 2 (11.76%) WPF
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (5.88%) CSS3
4 1 (5.88%) HTML
4 1 (5.88%) HTML5
4 1 (5.88%) LAMP
4 1 (5.88%) SAML
4 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (11.76%) Public Cloud
2 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Linux
3 5 (29.41%) Amazon Linux
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.88%) CentOS
4 1 (5.88%) Unix
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) DevOps
2 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) Web Development
4 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (29.41%) Database Tuning
4 5 (29.41%) Microservices
4 5 (29.41%) Performance Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Web Operations
5 4 (23.53%) Data Modelling
5 4 (23.53%) ETL
5 4 (23.53%) Single Customer View
6 3 (17.65%) MVC
7 2 (11.76%) Migration
7 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
8 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (5.88%) Identity Management
8 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
8 1 (5.88%) Open Source
8 1 (5.88%) SDLC
8 1 (5.88%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) Java
2 3 (17.65%) C#
2 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
2 3 (17.65%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) Perl
3 1 (5.88%) PHP
3 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) SANS
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
1 7 (41.18%) Docker
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Ansible
1 5 (29.41%) Icinga
1 5 (29.41%) Kibana
1 5 (29.41%) logstash
2 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (11.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Oracle
2 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 6 (35.29%) Red Hat
4 5 (29.41%) Atlassian
5 2 (11.76%) Telerik
5 2 (11.76%) VMware
6 1 (5.88%) ArcSight
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco
6 1 (5.88%) Dell
6 1 (5.88%) F5
6 1 (5.88%) Gemalto
6 1 (5.88%) HP
6 1 (5.88%) Juniper
6 1 (5.88%) Rackspace
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