Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 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
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1 7 10
Rank change year-on-year +6 +3 -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 30 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Malling 62.50% 17.39% 13.04%
As % of the Cloud Services category 100.00% 66.67% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 2 3
West Malling median daily rate £400 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +28.57% -
10th Percentile £293 £418 £325
90th Percentile £499 £483 £375
Kent median daily rate £450 £425 £500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -15.00% -18.37%
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 30 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Malling 62.50% 26.09% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 3 3
West Malling median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% -30.69%
10th Percentile £293 £413 £325
90th Percentile £499 £478 £375
Kent median daily rate £450 £425 £407
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.55% -19.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Malling median hourly rate - - -
Kent median hourly rate £17.00 £52.50 -
% change year-on-year -67.62% - -

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

Microsoft Azure
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Malling

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in West Malling over the 6 months to 21 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Azure in West Malling

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 11 (36.67%) .NET
1 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (33.33%) C#
3 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (30.00%) AngularJS
4 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (26.67%) RESTful
4 8 (26.67%) SQL
5 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET
5 7 (23.33%) Test Automation
5 7 (23.33%) TypeScript
6 6 (20.00%) DevOps
6 6 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (20.00%) Power BI
6 6 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
6 6 (20.00%) Power Platform
6 6 (20.00%) PaaS
6 6 (20.00%) Puppet
6 6 (20.00%) IaaS
6 6 (20.00%) Sass
6 6 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (20.00%) NuGet
6 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 6 (20.00%) Validation
6 6 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (16.67%) Finance

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 (6.67%) CMS
1 2 (6.67%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) IaaS
1 6 (20.00%) NuGet
1 6 (20.00%) PaaS
1 6 (20.00%) Power Platform
2 5 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (16.67%) SaaS
3 3 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (6.67%) Azure Functions
4 2 (6.67%) Serverless
5 1 (3.33%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (3.33%) npm
5 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) DHCP
1 3 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (3.33%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) Skype
2 1 (3.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.00%) Power BI
2 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2017
5 2 (6.67%) SSDT
5 2 (6.67%) Star Schema
6 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
6 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.33%) Bower
2 1 (3.33%) Jasmine
2 1 (3.33%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (3.33%) Rational Rose
2 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Developer
2 9 (30.00%) Azure Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) .NET Developer
4 6 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 6 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (20.00%) Senior Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Azure DevOps
5 5 (16.67%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Database Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) IT Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) IT Support
5 5 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Senior Database Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Senior IT Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Senior IT Support
5 5 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Support Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (36.67%) .NET
2 9 (30.00%) AngularJS
3 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 8 (26.67%) RESTful
4 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET
5 6 (20.00%) Sass
6 4 (13.33%) .NET Core
6 4 (13.33%) RxJS
6 4 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (10.00%) CSS
7 3 (10.00%) HTML
8 2 (6.67%) HTML5
8 2 (6.67%) Middleware
8 2 (6.67%) Node.js
8 2 (6.67%) Web Services
9 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
9 1 (3.33%) CSS3
9 1 (3.33%) LESS
9 1 (3.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (3.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Windows 10
2 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (6.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (23.33%) Test Automation
3 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 6 (20.00%) DevOps
3 6 (20.00%) Validation
4 5 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 4 (13.33%) ETL
5 4 (13.33%) Microservices
5 4 (13.33%) Migration
5 4 (13.33%) SOLID
6 3 (10.00%) Line Management
6 3 (10.00%) MVC
6 3 (10.00%) Scrum
6 3 (10.00%) SOA
6 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (10.00%) TDD
7 2 (6.67%) Data Mapping
7 2 (6.67%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) C#
2 8 (26.67%) SQL
3 7 (23.33%) TypeScript
4 6 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.67%) ES6
5 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.33%) Apex Code
6 1 (3.33%) Java
6 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.00%) MCSA
2 3 (10.00%) MCSE
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.33%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 6 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.33%) Docker
4 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (20.00%) Puppet
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (3.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Citrix
2 2 (6.67%) VMware
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco
3 1 (3.33%) Dell
3 1 (3.33%) HP
3 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.33%) Sparx