Period
to 19 September 2018

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 19 September 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)
Kent > West Malling
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 13 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 - -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 5 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Malling 21.74% 20.00% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 71.43% 100.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
West Malling median daily rate £444 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.79% - -
Kent median daily rate £425 £513 £675
% change year-on-year -17.07% -24.07% +98.53%
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 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Malling 30.43% 20.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 0
West Malling median daily rate £419 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.64% - -
Kent median daily rate £425 £500 £509
% change year-on-year -15.00% -1.72% +49.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Malling median hourly rate - - -
Kent median hourly rate £41.25 - -

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 19 September 2018, 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) Entity Framework
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (60.00%) Sitecore
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (40.00%) CMS
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) OAuth
4 2 (40.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
4 2 (40.00%) API Development
5 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
5 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) SDLC
5 1 (20.00%) SOLID
5 1 (20.00%) Prototyping
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (20.00%) .NET Core
5 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (20.00%) Due Diligence
5 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database

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 2 (40.00%) CMS
1 2 (40.00%) Sitecore CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (80.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Agile .NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Agile C# Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Developer
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) C# WCF Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (20.00%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (80.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (40.00%) OAuth
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Core
4 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (20.00%) Fluent NHibernate
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (20.00%) WCF
4 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) API Development
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Due Diligence
4 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (20.00%) OOD
4 1 (20.00%) OOP
4 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (20.00%) Prototyping
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) SOLID
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle