Period
to 15 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Malling 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 15 January 2019 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)
Kent > West Malling
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 11 7 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 - -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 4 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Malling 11.76% 23.33% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 57.14% 100.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 0
West Malling median daily rate £413 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% - -
Kent median daily rate £450 £450 £550
% change year-on-year - -18.18% +15.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Malling median hourly rate - - -
Kent 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 West Malling with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
West Malling
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 7 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Malling 20.59% 23.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 0
West Malling median daily rate £404 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.28% - -
Kent median daily rate £425 £450 £431
% change year-on-year -5.56% +4.35% +7.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Malling median hourly rate - - -
Kent median hourly rate £15.19 £10.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year +48.20% -46.05% -36.67%

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in West Malling

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in West Malling

Microsoft Azure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Malling

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Azure in West Malling

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, 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 West Malling region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) SOLID
3 1 (25.00%) Prototyping
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Core
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Core
3 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (25.00%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Due Diligence
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Rational Rose
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (25.00%) Economics
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Degree

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Malling 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 (25.00%) CMS
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (25.00%) Rational Rose
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Agile .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Agile C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Azure Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Core
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Core
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Due Diligence
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Economics
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (25.00%) Prototyping
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) SOLID
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (25.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Sitecore